Another Family Christmas event has come and gone at Hillary House! As always, we are ever grateful to all those who helped to make this event a success and have a number of thank-yous to give out. Thank you all those who attended. Thank you to our fantastic volunteers: Joan Patterson, Mason Gooch, Dorothy Gummersall, … Read more
This past Thursday AHS was pleased to team up with CHATS for the third time to run An Evening of Scotch, a fundraiser in support of CHATS and AHS. A full house packed into the Hillary House Ballroom to experience Whisky’s of the World with local Scotch and Whisky expert, Keith Scott. Keith took them … Read more
On September 21st, the Aurora Historical Society’s 2016 Speaker Series came to an end. Jacqueline Stuart joined us here at Hillary House and discussed the impacts the First World War had on the town of Aurora, as well as the steps local Auroran’s took in order to aid and support the troops, many of which … Read more
Many of you may recognize the name of our final speaker in the 2016 AHS Speaker Series, Jacqueline Stuart. You may also have memories of her taking you around the Aurora Museum, helping you with a research project, or looking up parts of your family tree. That is because for 25 years Jacqueline Stuart was … Read more
Thank you to everyone who came out to our 2016 Spring Clean Up at Hillary House! On Saturday May 7, volunteers raked leaves, removed weeds, transported flowers, mulched flowerbeds and cleaned up garbage.