NEWS

 

Long Island Historical Societies’ Meeting and Luncheon, with Workshops will be held on January 25th.

Workshops with Andrew Marietta, Vice President for Regional Development, NYCON – New York Council of Nonprofits.

9:30am: Registration/Check In

10:00am – 12:00pm: Understanding Your Board Roles and Responsibilities

12:15pm – 1:30pm: Lunch, Members $42 prix fix Non-members $52

1:45pm – 3:45pm: Strategic Planning for Arts in Nonprofit Organizations: Setting a Course for a Successful Future

This event is open to members and non-members.

RSVP is required. See flier linked here for details:

https://tinyurl.com/LIHS2020Luncheon

 

 

Apply for a Professional Development Grant to Attend MANY 2020!

Attend the 2020 Museum Association of New York annual conference with a $1,000 Professional Development Grant funded by the William G. Pomeroy Foundation.

 

Need-based scholarships of $1,000 are available to 501(c)(3) historical societies or cultural museums in New York State with annual budgets of $100,000 or less.

Eligible organizations cannot have attended MANY’s annual conference in the past two years.

The deadline to submit your Professional Development Grant application is Saturday, Feb. 15.  Apply online today!

https://www.wgpfoundation.org/apply-for-grant/

 

 

Position opening: Jupiter Hammon Project Manager

Preservation Long Island is currently looking for a project manager to help with the Jupiter Hammon Project

This is a part-time contract position offering a stipend of $18,000 for a project estimated to run about seven months starting in February 2020.

 

Details and application instructions are found here:

https://tinyurl.com/plijhpmanager2020


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PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

 

JANUARY

 

Suffolk County Historical Society

Saturday, January 18, 2020 – 1:00 pm

OPENING RECEPTION: Crossroads: Urban/Rural Contrasts. Neil Scholl’s Street Photography: NYC 1940s-1970s & the North Fork Today.

Free opening day admission beginning at 1:00 pm.    

More info: 631-727-2881 x100  www.SuffolkCountyHistoricalSociety.org

 

Oakdale Historical Society

Tuesday, January 21 at 7 pm

Oakdale Historical Society’s regularly scheduled meeting

Join us!  St. John’s Church, Montauk Highway (just east of Berard Blvd)

oakdalehistsociety@gmail.com

 

Sea Cliff Village Museum

Wednesday, January 22, 7 pm

“Historical Rail Road Stations of the Oyster Bay Branch Line” public talk and discussion with David Morrison

Call (516) 306-1343 or email museum@seacliff-ny.gov or https://www.facebook.com/seacliffmuseum/

 

Southold Historical Society

January 22, 2020 at 4pm

Winter Lecture Series, “Sagamore Hill: Theodore Roosevelt’s Summer White House”

Peconic Landing Auditorium, 1500 Brecknock Rd. Greenport, NY

 

Three Village Historical Society

January 23, Thursday, 2:00 pm 

Tea With a Spot of History: The Steamboat in a Cornfield: The Missouri River Packet ARABIA with guest speaker Frank Turano

January 27, Monday

Lecture Series

6:30 pm Candlelight House Tour Slide Show,

7:00 pm Chicken Hill:  A Community Lost to Time with guest speaker Frank Turano

TVHS.org

 

East Hampton Historical Society

Friday, 1/31/2020, 7-9pm

Winter Lecture Series: Death on the Beach with Hugh King and Ken Cullom

Clinton Academy, 151 Main Street, East Hampton

https://easthamptonhistory.org

 

 

FEBRUARY

 

East Hampton Historical Society

Friday, February 7, 2020 5pm-8pm

and Saturday, February 8, 2020 11am-2pm

Water Tales: Stories from East Hampton’s Waterfront

East Hampton Town Marine Museum, Amagansett

Saturday February 8, 2020, 10:00am-11:30am

Watercolors Class for Children

East Hampton Town Marine Museum, Amagansett

Friday, 2/21/2020, 7-9pm  

Winter Lecture Series: The Artist and the Ocean: Early Seascapes of East Hampton with Richard Barons

First Presbyterian Church of East Hampton, 120 Main Street, East Hampton

Saturday, February 29th, 2020 4pm-6pm

Opening Reception for Waterways Exhibition

Clinton Academy – 151 Main Street, East Hampton

https://easthamptonhistory.org

 

Sayville Historical Society

February 16, 2020 – 2 PM

Grumman and the F 14 Tomcat

at Sayville Library

 

Suffolk County Historical Society

February 19 – 22, 2020 – 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Winter Break KIDS WEEK AT THE MUSEUM!

Free admission for children. More info: 631-727-2881 x100

Saturday, February 29, 2020 – 1:00pm

Black History Month: African American Genealogy Workshop with Sandi Brewster-Walker 

Registration Required: 631-727-2881 x100.

www.SuffolkCountyHistoricalSociety.org

 

Three Village Historical Society

February 24, Monday, 7:00 p.m.

Lecture Series, Fire Island Lighthouse with guest speaker Bill Bleyer

TVHS.org

 

 

MARCH

 

Sayville Historical Society

March 1, 2020 – 2 PM

Home Front Project

at Sayville Library

 

East Hampton Historical Society

Thursday, 3/12/2020, 7pm

“What is a Waterway Anyway?” Lecture by Daniel Rin

East Hampton Library, 159 Main Street, East Hampton

Friday, 3/13/2020, 10:00-11:30am

Watercolors Class for Adults

Clinton Academy, 151 Main Street, East Hampton

Saturday, 3/14/2020, 10:00am-11:30am

Watercolors Class for Children

Clinton Academy, 151 Main Street, East Hampton

Friday, 3/20/2020, 10:00-11:30am

Watercolors Class for Adults

Clinton Academy, 151 Main Street, East Hampton

Friday, March 20, 2020, 7pm

Lecture: History of Shinnecock and Montaukett Fishing

East Hampton Town Marine Museum, Amagansett

Friday, 3/27/2020, 7-9pm

Winter Lecture Series: Curator’s Tour of Waterways Exhibition with Richard Barons

Clinton Academy, 151 Main Street, East Hampton

Sunday, 3/29/2020, 2pm

Reading of the play “Salt Water People”

East Hampton Town Marine Museum, Amagansett

https://easthamptonhistory.org

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