Mendon’s 5th Annual Santa Parade and Tree Lighting

Join your friends, neighbors, and historians for a festive night on the town! The 5th Annual Santa Parade and Tree Lighting will take place once again on Friday, December 5th! The parade will begin at 7pm and travel along Main Street, ending at Founders Park for the lighting ceremony. The Mendon Historical Society will openContinue reading “Mendon’s 5th Annual Santa Parade and Tree Lighting”

201st Anniversary Service: Unitarian Church of Mendon

November 21, 2021 at 10:30am Please join us for the 201st Anniversary Celebration of the Unitarian Church in Mendon! On November 21st, we will have a special service celebrating the history of the church at 10:30am. Rev. Patricia Hatch’s sermon will provide an overview of the church’s history, with special emphases on the time aroundContinue reading “201st Anniversary Service: Unitarian Church of Mendon”

A Taste of Mendon History: Community Cookbook

As a fundraiser to support the reopening of the Historical Society Museum this spring and ongoing archival and conservation efforts, the Historical Society is selling cookbooks with a connection to Mendon’s history! Cookbooks $12 Society members Norma Phipps Allard and Ruth Hoisington O’Grady compiled a collection of classic recipes that were offered in three differentContinue reading “A Taste of Mendon History: Community Cookbook”

41st Annual Strawberry Festival

RAIN DELAY The Historical Society Yard Sale is postponed to Sunday, June 13 The historic Strawberry Festival is back again in 2021! Saturday, June 12. Stop by the Unitarian Congregation of Mendon for strawberry shortcake, 10am to 3pm, 13 Maple Street Mendon. The Strawberry Festival coincides with the Friends of Mendon Elders town-wide yard sale.Continue reading “41st Annual Strawberry Festival”

Mendon Community Cookbook

Recipes from the Past: A Keepsake Community Cookbook from the Mendon Historical Society available for Mother’s Day The Mendon Historical Society is pleased to announce the Mendon Community Cookbook. Society members Norma Phipps Allard and Ruth Hoisington O’Grady compiled a collection of classic recipes that were offered in three different cookbooks from the 1950’s. TheseContinue reading “Mendon Community Cookbook”