Office Assistant Application 2021

Thank you for your interest in the Office Assistant position provided by the Grigg-Lewis Foundation. We are seeking a well-organized, computer savvy, and friendly visitor-oriented individual to assist both the executive and assistant director with a diverse set of tasks. Please see the application below for more information. Niagara County Historical Society Application for the Grigg-Lewis Workership Office Assistant 2021…

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Lockport Artist Judy Collins

Local artist Judy Collins is displaying some of her original artwork, greeting cards, and prints at the History Center from July-August. 40% of all sales from this exhibit will go to benefit the museum. If you would like to meet Judy and learn more about her charitable mission, Judy will be painting at the History Center several times throughout the…

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Beads Available

Stephanie Drehs will teach the basics of raised bead embroidery as you create this floral, leafy bracelet.  A variety of sizes are offered so you can make the bracelet to fit your wrist.  We will stitch glass beads of varying sizes to a base material, back it with a cotton fabric & apply a closure of your choice. In order…

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COVID-19 Update:

Due to the recent COVID-19 outbreak, the Niagara County Historical Society is closely monitoring the situation and are taking measures to keep the safety and well-being of our staff, volunteers, and visitors. The History Center will be closing its doors to the public effective Tuesday, March 17th. We are postponing and canceling all events and programs until further notice. This…

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Honoring A WW2 Hero – Everett Fitchlee

Everett standing next to a photo of a B-17 "Flying Fortress," similar to the ones he flew in during his many missions Everett and his family Everett giving a speech about his time assigned to the 390th Bombardment Group as a top gunner Everett shaking hands with public officials, behind a small replica of a B-17 propeller

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This five building museum complex includes exhibits, our Outwater gift shop, a meeting room, and staff offices.
Open Year Round – Monday – Saturday, 9 am – 5 pm. Call 716-434-7433 for more information.


The Erie Canal Discovery Center offers users an immersive movie, and a hands on learning experience to help visitors to better understand the history of the Erie Canal.
May – October: Daily, 9 am – 5 pm
November – April: Friday & Saturday, 10 am – 3 pm Call 716-439-0431

BOND HOUSE - 143 Ontario St, Lockport, N.Y.

Seasonal exhibits. Group tours available by reservation.
This 1824 brick home, is on the National Register of Historic Homes. Our annual Christmas event, is on the first Thursday of December from 6- 8:30 P.M.
Call 716-434-7433 for more information.

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