NEWS

 

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.

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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/

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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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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

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Bayport-Blue Point Heritage Association

Sunday, February 9 at 2pm

The Lithography of Stow Wengenroth

At the Bayport-Blue Point Library

Call (631) 245-8457 – bbphistorical@gmail.com

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Southold Historical Society

Tuesday, February 11 at 4pm

Montauk Point Lighthouse by Henry Osmers

631-765-5500

https://www.southoldhistoricalsociety.org/events-1/montauk-point-lighthouse-by-henry-osmers

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Bellport-Brookhaven Historical Society

Saturday, February 15, 2020,  6-8 PM

Candlelight Musical Evening with Broadway’s Moeisha McGill singing Cole Porter & Ella with cocktails + hors d’oeuvres

Tickets $45, 12 Bell Street, Bellport

www.bbhsmuseum.com

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Nassau County Historical Society

Sun. Feb. 16, 2 pm

Bill Bleyer, “Whaling on Long Island”

at Community Church of East Williston

https://www.nassaucountyhistoricalsociety.org

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Sayville Historical Society

February 16, 2020 – 2 PM

Grumman and the F 14 Tomcat

at Sayville Library

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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

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Bellport-Brookhaven Historical Society

Saturday, February 22, 2020  @ 5PM

Local History Lecture Series: Dr. Georgette Grier-Key on The Ruth African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church

Free admission, open to all

www.bbhsmuseum.com

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North Shore Historical Museum

Sunday, February 23 @ 3:00

Secrets of Nassau County Lecture and Book Signing with Richard Panchyk

Refreshments served.  $10 non-members/$5 members

www.nshmgc.org

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Three Village Historical Society

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

Lecture Series, Fire Island Lighthouse with guest speaker Bill Bleyer

TVHS.org


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MARCH

 

Sayville Historical Society

March 1, 2020 – 2 PM

Home Front Project

at Sayville Library

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Bellport-Brookhaven Historical Society

Saturday, March 7, 2020,  5-7PM

An Evening with New York Times columnist Gail Collins on her new book No Stopping Us Now: The Adventures of Older Women in American History. 

12 Bell Street, Bellport, Tickets $20

www.bbhsmuseum.com

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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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Oakdale Historical Society

Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 7:00 pm

“History Through Genealogy” by Roy Fedelem

St. John’s Landmark Church, Montauk Hwy, Oakdale

oakdalehistsociety@gmail.com / Facebook.com/Oakdale Historical Society

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Yaphank Historical Society

Thursday, March 19th, 7:30 PM

“Long Island and Whaling”, by author & retired reporter Bill Bleyer

https://yaphankhistorical.org

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Rock Hall Museum

Wednesday, March 25th – 10 a.m.- 12 noon (Rain Date – Thursday, March 26th)

Kitchen Garden Planting

Weather permitting. Fee $15; $10 members/seniors. Reservations and pre-payment requested. Make checks payable to: Friends of Rock Hall.

www.friendsofrockhall.org

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Suffolk County Historical Society

Thursday, March 26, 2020 – 6:00 pm

BOOK & BOTTLE: Enrico Fermi: Voyage to a New World with Edward A. Sierra

Registration Required: 631-727-2881 x100

http://www.suffolkcountyhistoricalsociety.org

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www.lihsocieties.org 

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