State Museum, Library and Archives Celebrate New York State History Month
The New York State Museum, State Library, and State Archives will celebrate New York State History Month in November with a variety of free public programs for children, families and adults.
The Honorable Peter Fox Cohalan Scholarship in American History for
Suffolk County High School Seniors
The Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation is accepting applications for The Honorable Peter Fox Cohalan Scholarship in American History for Suffolk County High School Seniors.
This $40,000.00 Scholarship is awarded yearly to a graduating Suffolk County high school student who will pursue an undergraduate degree with a concentrated study of a minimum of 24 credit hours in American History and/or American Government.
Applications must be received by March 29, 2019.
Further information and application details are found here:
PROGRAMS AND EVENTS
Garvies Point Museum & Preserve
Saturday, November 23 &
Sunday, November 24; 10am-4pm
NATIVE AMERICAN FEAST WEEKEND
Saturday, November 30; 11am & 2pm
Popcorn & A Movie: A Bug’s Life
Huntington Historical Society
Saturday, November 16, 1-3 pm
Exhibit Opening: Comfort & Joy
Saturday, November 20, 12 pm
Lunch & Learn: Chasing Whitman: Huntington’s Prodigal Son with Toby Kissam
631-427-7045 x 401 or info@
Hallockville Museum Farm
Saturday, November 16, 9AM to 12PM
Fall Bird Walk
Sunday, November 17, 1PM to 3PM
Autumn Afternoon Lecture: Long Island and the Sea with Bill Bleyer
Sunday, November 24, 1PM to 4PM
Wood Carving Club Meeting
Friday, Saturday & Sunday, November 29, 30 & December 1, 9AM to 3PM
Country Parlor – Holiday Folk Art & Gift Show
Saturday & Sunday, November 30 & December 1, 12PM to 3PM
Holiday House Tours
Three Village Historical Society
November 18, Monday, 7:00 pm
Lecture Series: Diving into Long Island History
Setauket Neighborhood House, Setauket
November 29th, Friday, 1:00 pm
Tri-Spy Walking Tour Turkey Trot
Frank Melville Park, a 3 mile walk.
TVHS.org for details
Sagtikos Manor Historical Society
November 29, 30 & December 1, 2019, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
“Holiday Shopping Weekend at Sagtikos Manor
Southold Historical Society
Friday, November 29th from 3-6pm
Annual Candlelight Tour
Cow Neck Peninsula Historical Society
Thursday, November 21, 7 pm
Historic Port Washington Pictorial Presentation
Landmark on Main Street, Port Washington NY
Bay Shore Historical Society
Thursday, November 21 at 7:00 pm
The History of the Bay Shore Fire Department: featured speaker Mr. Douglas Bunge
At the Bay Shore – Brightwaters Library. Free of charge. Refreshments will be served.
For info: 631-665-1707 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Cutchogue-New Suffolk Historical Council
Saturday & Sunday, November 23 & 24, 1 to 4 pm
Carriage House Christmas Shop
North Shore Historical Museum
Sunday November 24 @ 3:00pm
Lecture and Book Signing: “Farmhouses and Manors of Long Island”, with author Kyle Marshall
$10.00, Refreshments served.
Farmingville Historical Society
Friday, November 29, 9 AM
Conquer the Hills 5K
Farmingville Hills County Park, and the Bald Hill schoolhouse in Farmingville
For information, http://conquerthehills.com
Walt Whitman Birthplace Association
Former Congressman Steve Israel, Whitman as the Poet of Democracy
East Hampton Historical Society
Friday, November 29, 2019, 6 – 8 p.m.
at Maidstone Club, 50 Old Beach Lane
Saturday, November 30, 2019, 1 – 4:30 p.m.
35th Annual House & Garden Tour