Woman of the month: Lisette Hotchkiss

We have published our Woman of the month for February click here

Hotchkiss Prize – Winning Essential Oil Building Has a Piazza!

Anyone who has used the Leach St. Bridge has noticed the work has been completed on the new piazza that will greet visitors who come to visit the building. Thanks to Arthur Santell Read more »

Lyons Public Library Receives Gift of DeWitt Parshall Painting

Last September the Lyons Public Library’s Director, Theresa Streb, was surprised to be notified that the library would be receiving a gift of the DeWitt Parshall painting, “The Bur Read more »

Lyons Heritage Society Has a New Website

Welcome to the new website of the Lyons Heritage Society. We are pleased to be able to use the site to fulfill our mission to “ gather, preserve, and make available historical reco Read more »

Mary Smart Celebrated in Finger Lakes Times Article!

Part of Lyons Heritage Society’s mission is to preserve our town’s heritage. Susan Clark Porter recently wrote an article about Mary Smart, a centenarian who is part of that herita Read more »

And the Winner Is…

LHS recently had a TV donated to them thru the generosity of Wal-Mart to be used for a raffle for this very website. Drum roll please… and our lucky winner of this 40 inch smart TV Read more »

The Lyons Heritage Society is a volunteer not-for-profit organization founded in 1990, receiving its Charter from the New York State Education Department in 1998.

Its chartered purpose is to gather, preserve, and make available historical records and materials relating to the Town and Village of Lyons, to disseminate knowledge, to encourage research, and to promote the recognition and preservation of sites of historic value.

The Lyons Heritage Society works cooperatively with other community organizations for the betterment of the Town and Village of Lyons.

Membership

Benefits Include: Quarterly newsletter, 10% discount on gift items, Monthly activities on Lyons past and present.

Become a Member