Java with Joe E.

 Join us at the museum the 4th Thursday of each month, 9-10:30am for coffee, pastries and lively conversation about historical and cultural characters and events. If you are interested in early morning coffee with figures like Joseph Ellicott, Emory Upton, Ely Parker, and others, please contact the museum at 585-343-4727 or email and we will be happy to keep a chair and a warm cup of “joe” waiting for you.

This month’s Java with Joe E. will be presented both in person and through Zoom. The in person component is limited to only 12 people. Please register by contacting the museum at or by phone at 585-343-4727. Masks must be worn and social distancing protocols will be observed.

Join us at our next Java with Joe E.

Thursday, April 22nd 9 am
Ryan Duffy, “Siege of the Holland Land Office”
HLOM Director Ryan Duffy shares the story of when the Holland Land Office came under siege by the very people that it had sold land to. This program will be available to audiences both in person and virtually via Zoom.  To join us via Zoom please follow the link below.

Java with Joe E. “Siege of the HLO”

Meeting ID: 854 1517 7968
Passcode: 746258

Previous Topics:
Classical Guitar
Circuit Rider Devotions
Oak Orchard Lighthouse
Early Asylums on mental healing in WNY
Chauncey Olcott
Industry in Batavia
Tuberculosis Hospitals in WNY
Bergen Camp Meetings
Toxins in Historical Clothing
Darwin Martin House
Museum Architecture
World War I
Township Name Origins of Genesee County
Lincoln Assignation Conspiracy
Dutch Financiers of the Holland Land Company
Martin Luther King Jr and the Kennedy Assassinations
Waters of the Tonawanda Creek
Andrew Ellicott Genealogy
Public Presence and Secret Injustice: Women in Genesee County, New York, 1802 to the Present
Mary Elizabeth Wood