The Dormann Library, 101 W. Morris St., Bath, will host a program with Boy Scout Griffin Bates at 6 p.m. July 19.
Bates will share his historical research project used to earn his Eagle Scout Award. Bates’ project is on a series of family documents/letters from Col. Charles Williamson that dealt with the settlement of the Genesee region.
Bates worked with Kirk House, of the Steuben County Historical Society, to prepare his display.
Bates is a Haverling High School recent graduate, where he was a member of the newly formed history club. He will attend Corning Community College in the fall. Bates also works at the Corning Museum of Glass in the Explainer program.
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