Hours and Special Events 

  • 2019 Schedule:

    Schoolhouse #8 History Center and Museum will be open Sundays 1-4 PM starting Sunday, May 19, 2019 and running thru Sunday, October 13, 2019. Free admission.

    Group tours by appointment (716) 337-3341


  • Town-Wide Yard Sale:

    Schoolhouse #8 will have donated items for sale in the Library Pavilion on Friday, June 14, 2019.
    (NOTE: Sale items will not include any Schoolhouse #8 furnishings or artifacts.)


  • Field Day:

    Schoolhouse #8 Annual Field Day on Sunday, June 23, 2019 (1-4 PM).
    Check out photos from last year's Field Day in the "What's New?" section on our Picture Page.
    ~ outdoor games for children
    ~ free refreshments & hotdogs
    ~ fun for the entire family
    ~ In case of rain, activities will be moved to the Library Pavilion.
    ~ no pre-registration required
    ~ no admission fee


  • Special Event:

    Stop and see our Schoolhouse #8 exhibit at the Historical Building at the Erie County Fair, August 7-18, 2019.


  • Fundraising Drives:

    1) A Membership Drive is currently being conducted: 

      a) Individual Memberships

      b) Business Memberships

    If you are willing to support the Schoolhouse #8 History Center through membership, please call Allene at (716) 337-3341. 

    2) A $50,000 Endowment Fund Drive is currently being conducted: 

      Funds are being sought to ensure that Schoolhouse #8 is self-supporting in the future. These contributions can be in the form of: 

      a) Cash contributions

      b) Donations in memory of loved ones

      c) Provisions in personal wills

      d) Participate in the annual Raffle

      e) Donate by ordering a Walk of Remembrance "brick"

    If you are willing to support the Schoolhouse #8 History Center through a contribution to the endowment fund, please call Dave at (585) 394-8937 or Allene at (716) 337-3341.