Rochester, NY

Rochester's Community Wishbook


Gates Historical Society

634 Hinchey Road
Rochester, NY 14624
Phone: 585-247-5812
Contact: Patty Nadiak

The Gates Historical Society is committed to promoting and encouraging original historical research and sharing in a greater knowledge of New York State and particularly of the town of Gates and its surrounding area.

The Hinchey House is the cornerstone of our efforts and the only building in the town of Gates that is on the National Register of Historic places.

Wish List:
  • archival page protectors                                 
  • archival paper scrapbooks
  • batteries:  AA, D, 9V
  • copier paper, colors, 32 lb and 64 lb
  • fans: box, standing
  • grocery store items:  gallon, kitchen garbage, large garbage bags; bottled water; hand sanitizer; Kleenex tissue; paper towels; kitchen and hand-liquid soap; sponges, dry and wet Swifter with refills, toilet paper
  • office supplies: clipboards; small, legal, and 9x12 manila envelopes; file folders; letter opener; masking tape; packing tape; mailing labels for printer; letter and legal pads; blue, black, and red pens; #2 pencils; Scotch tape and dispenser; regular and fine-point Sharpie markers; staplers and staples; Wite out 
  • toner:  HP Laser Jet Pro MFP M127 FW, Cannon MF 6500 Copier, Cannon NT-PC106
  • totes: large with snap lockable covers
  • waste basket

Volunteers Needed:
  • Gardening, fall and spring clean-up.
  • Setting up and taking down Christmas trees for our annual Holly Days.
  • Teen opportunities: gardening, setting up and taking down Christmas trees.

Information reviewed by agency 8/26/18. (Contact information and Volunteers Needed updated.)

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