Meetings and Events

The Macedon Historical Society meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month. April through November at the Historic Macedon Academy at 1185  Macedon Center Rd. Parking is at the MC Methodist Church north parking lot, just 3 houses west of the academy.

You will find virtual meetings January - March with information on Macedon History NY Facebook page. We also will physically meet at the Macedon Town Hall 32 Main St, Macedon COVID number of people at a gathering.  Please email macedonacademy@gmail.com or by calling 585-455-3798 .

Our "Community Chat" series has begun. After each business meeting on the 2nd Tuesday of the month, a guest speaker will share their stories of living and growing in Macedon.  These "Chats" will be posted on our Facebook Page, Macedon NY History.  Please join us.

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 – Pot Luck Dinner and Community Chat at the Historic Macedon Academy 1185 Macedon Center Road. (Overflow parking can park at the Church’s North Parking lot just 2 houses West of the Academy).

Monday, May 30th, 2022 – Macedon’s Memorial Day Parade NOON – begins at the Macedon Town Hall, after a brief ceremony and speeches, the parade route will follow East on Main Street to South on Erie street to the Erie Street Cemetery. American Legion Philip Steiger Post 494, the Sons of the Legion Squad 494 and the Auxiliary Unit 494 will have a brief ceremony.  VanBortel Chevrolet is sponsoring a VIP Tent at the foot of cemetery hill for all the participants and guests to enjoy snacks and refreshments. The Parade is hosted by the Macedon Historical Society and Co-hosted by the Macedon American Legion. Enjoy music from the Pal-Mac Band and Towpath Volunteer Fife and Drum Corp, plenty of first responders, Macedon Highway Department and trucks galore.

SUNDAY, June 12th, 2022 – 11:00AM  FLAG DAY CELEBRATION at the Macedon Academy –  Join us as the American Legion Philip Steiger Post 494 and the Sons of the American Legion Squad 494 – Present the 13 folds of the American Flag and their meaning.  A ceremony to retire American Flags will also be observed.  Towpath Vol. Fife and Drum will be playing patriotic music.

Tuesday, June 14th, 2022 – 7:00PM  FLAG DAY CELEBRATION at the Macedon Academy –  Join us as the American Legion Philip Steiger Post 494 and the Sons of the American Legion Squad 494 – Present the 13 folds of the American Flag and their meaning.  A ceremony to retire American Flags will also be observed.  Towpath Volunteer Fife and Drum Corp will be playing patriotic music.

Saturday & Sunday, June 18th & 19th 2022 – Quaker Days – Schedule to follow – this is a in collaboration with the 1816 Friends Quaker Meeting Museum and the Macedon Historical Society to show case the importance the Quaker’s had in our communities.

Sunday, July 31th, 2022 at 2:00PM a Program on Caring for Cemetery Gravestones – with Dave Bloom “the Gravestone Guy” at the Macedon Academy.  Dave will do presentations/demonstrations on properly cleaning gravestones. Dave also has tips on making repairs. Following the presentation – guests can visit the Quaker Cemetery at the “Old Grange” and take a tour of the Academy.

Saturday, September 3, 2022 – Celebration on the ERIE –2:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Macedon Canal Park Lock 30, Macedon, NY 14502

Open Houses and Performances on the Porch Series

Open House and events/performances are scheduled for the Last Sunday of the summer months, May - September, unless noted.  Performances on the Porch begin at 1:00pm enjoying an outdoor performance or concert. If raining, the 2nd Floor Auditorium will be our sanctuary. Open Houses follow from 2:00pm - 4:00pm.

Please email macedonacademy@gmail.com or by calling 585-455-3798 for reservations or information.

Community Chats