The Ellicottville Historical Society is announcing its meeting for the month of July.

On Wednesday, July 8, we will have John Koerner who is a professor of American History at Erie Community College in Williamsville, NY. He is the author of the book The Secret Plot to Kill McKinley which he will be talking about.  He has written several other books, including The Mysteries of Father Baker, The Father Baker Code, Supernatural Power, Why the CIA Killed JFK and Malcolm X and The Secret Drug Trade in Laos.  The meeting will be at the Ellicottville Memorial Library, 6499 Maples Road, Ellicottville, at 7:30 p.m.

All meetings start with a brief business meeting and then a speaker for the evening.  Anyone is invited to attend the meetings and programs, which are free of charge. We also welcome all new members who would like to join the Historical Society.

Also, the Ellicottville Historical Society will hold its Strawberry Festival on Sunday, July 5 in front of the Town Hall beginning at noon.