FOX HILL HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Hill Historical Society Seeks Center
is taking on a big venture. We
want our own center but without you we cannot do this.
We saw what the Fox Hill Cemetery Association did with everybody
helping and the FHHS can do the same. Let’s
make this happen.
Raiser to Kick Off Project
and Jeanne Weaver are having a spaghetti dinner at their home July 19 from 4
to 7 PM. This dinner is limited
to 75 people. Call Judy at 851-7603 or Katie at 851-3631 to make your
reservation. Tickets are $10.00 and proceeds go to the society to help
purchase FHHS History and Genealogy center.
and Remember Fox Hillians
can now take tax deductible memorial donations in honor of your loved ones.
Please make check out to FHHS and mail to Katie Arredondo, 208 Beach
Road, Hampton, Va. 23664.
Book Forever Immortalizes FH
History and Roots
first Fox Hill picture book goes on sale in October 2003.
Call Judy at 851-7603 or Katie at 851-3631 to reserve your copy.
We are not sure of the price but it will be in the range of $20 - $25.
These will make excellent Christmas presents and helps the society with
the purchase of our center.
Hill Recipes Needed
are now collecting receipts for our first FHHS Cookbook.
We need your mother’s, your grannies, your grandmother’s,
grandfather’s or yours. Please bring these to the meeting or get them to Judy or
Katie. We would like to have this
published in time for Christmas.
need volunteers to help collect recipes.
Need and Want Your Help
need volunteers for several committees that we are forming.
Let us know if you would like to work on these committees. Ways and Means, telephone, cookbook, history, genealogy,
newsletter, fundraising, etc.
a Tax Break?
deductible contributions are now being accepted to help with the purchase of our
center. Make your check out to
FHHS and mail to Katie at 208 Beach Road, Hampton, Va. 23664.
Keepers Original Painting
you have not seen the painting of “Light Keepers” by member Jeanne Weaver
you have missed a treat. Jeanne donated one of her paintings to the society.
We raffled this painting and the proceeds went to help purchase our
center. There were only 20 of
these prints, signed and numbered. We have a few left for sale.
The prints are 18 x 34 and are $75.00.
We will have these prints at our meeting. Please stop by and see this painting. All of the light house keepers names are included on this
print. You owe it to yourself to
see this painting.
on sale this fall will be the first FHHS Christmas ornament.
This will be a collector’s item.
A new ornament will go on sale each year.
Look for this and other items at the meetings.
12 - 2:00 PM. We will
meet at the Hampton
History Museum for a short meeting and then we will have a guided tour of the
need tables and chairs for our new center.
Start looking for these items at yard sales or in your attic.
Remember, we are starting from the ground floor.
you are not already a member and would like to join please contact us or come
to our next meeting. Dues are $15.00 per year for a household.
you have ideas brewing in your
head? Do you know of a money
raising event that could aid in raising funds for the FHHS?
No idea is to silly to consider. We
are in this for the long haul. Let
us know your dreams and ideas to bring FHHS to a permanent residence.