Hoover Historical Society205.822.9392 I info@hooverhistoricalsociety.org
AmazonSmile Donation button

News

Published Wednesday, November 1, 2017
The Thanksgiving 2017 Hoover HistoricaLog Vol 29 No 2 is available for download by clicking here. November Meeting - Meet Chief Derzis Moss Rock Festival President's Message New Officers Folklore Center celebrates 20th Anniversary! A tribute to Marie Taylor History of Hoover City Schools published Those who have not paid dues can do so at the meeting or more»
Published Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Howdy! Come In and sit a spell! Have you wondered what these buildings are doing here?

more»
Published Wednesday, November 1, 2017

After twenty years of maintaining the contents of the Stinson Ole Place log cabin, Marie Taylor has announced her retirement from the position of caretaker, all-round cleaner and keeper of the cabin.

more»
Published Wednesday, November 1, 2017

A new book, The History of the Hoover City School System, was presented to Hoover’s Board of Education in early September. Author Dr. Charles E. Hickman made
the presentation.

more»
Published Monday, August 28, 2017
The Summer 2017 Hoover HistoricaLog Vol 29 No 1 is available for download by clicking here. September Meeting - Rusty Lowe begins series "All Things Hoover in 2017-2018" Folklore Center Needs Craftsmen President's Message New Officers Local Historians Published in New Book Stinson family members trace roots to the Folklore Center Vadie Honea scholarships more»
Published Monday, August 28, 2017

Each year our Society awards a $1,000 scholarship to a graduating senior at both of Hoover’s high schools. The scholarship honors HHS founder, Vadie Honea. Spain Park’s winner was Emily E. Wise who wrote about Rickwood Field, the oldest ballpark in America. Lindsey D. Glick of Hoover High wrote about Sloss Furnace and its historic role in the growth of Birmingham. 

more»
Published Sunday, May 7, 2017
The Summer 2017 Hoover HistoricaLog Vol 28 No 5 is available for download by clicking here. May Meeting - Jim Baggett Hoover is 50! Spring Tea Spring Trip Report Those who have not paid dues can do so at the meeting or mail to: P. O. Box 360233 Hoover, AL. 35236-0233 $10 Individual $20 Couple $50 Sustaining $100 Patron, $150 Corporate.
Published Tuesday, March 21, 2017

The Hoover Historical Society offers an educational scholarship for $1,000 paid to an accredited two-or four-year college or university for tuition or other expenses. Deadline for application submissions is March 23, 2017.

more»
Items 1-8 of 61
Home | Calendar | About Us | Contact Us