October 22, 2003 – “The Rehabilitation of Old Houses”
Presented by Steve Jordan, an old-house consultant and inspector, author of the book Rehab Rochester and a contributor to Old House Journal.
April 28, 2003 – From Shank’s Mare to Superhighway: Getting around in Brighton”
Presented by Mary Jo Lanphear and Leo Dodd. An entertaining overview of the transportation delights available to the residents of Brighton, 1800 – 2003. The meeting was held in the Brighton Town Hall Auditorium.
February 2, 2003 – Annual meeting – Program: “Striding Toward Freedom: The Legacy”
Presented by Dr. David A. Anderson, Chairman of the Rochester-Monroe County Freedom Trail Commission. Dr. Anderson focused on the Underground Railway and featured the Freedom Trail Commission’s effort to involve youth in researching the trail from Austin Steward to Frederick Douglass. The meeting was held at the Brighton Fire Dept. #1, 3100 East Avenue.