NEWS

 

Nassau Community College Symposium

Long Island’s Legacies 

From Slavery to Civil Rights 

Examining Freedom & Equality

in the 21st Century  a

Tuesday, April 23, 9 am to 4 pm

RSVP mailto:Georgette.Grierkey@ncc.edu

 

Oysterponds Historical Society

Employment & Internships

mailto:http://oysterpondshistoricalsociety.org/about/employment-and-internships/

 

Preservation Long Island

Announcing 2019 Long Island’s 

Endangered Historic Places List

http://preservationlongisland.org/endangered-historic-places-2019/http://preservationlongisland.org/endangered-historic-places-2019/

 

Greater Hudson Heritage Network

Conservation Treatment Grant

Collections Needs Assessment Program

2 Grant opportunities: deadline June 3

Also, Historic Housekeeping: Preservation & Maintenance

Sagtikos Manor in Bay Shore: Tuesday, April 16, 9 am to 4 pm

Go to: Greaterhudson.org

 

National Endowment for the Humanities

Infrastructure and Capacity 

Building Challenge Grants

Up to $750,000, deadline May 15

challenge@neh.gov

 

PROGRAMS

 

APRIL

 

Yaphank Historical Society

Saturday, April 20, 3-5PM

      Mary L. Booth Book Signing 

www.yaphankhistorical.org

 

The Long Island Museum

 April 25, 2 – 4 p.m.

      At the Museum Book Discussion and Tour
Long Road to Freedom: Surviving Slavery on Long Island

www.longislandmuseum.org

Long Island Maritime Museum

April 6, 2019 9am-3pm and April 9, 7pm to 9pm

       “AMERICA’S BOATING COURSE”

April 22-26, 2019. 10am-12pm

      Spring Break Program

msullivan@limaritime.org or call 631-854-4974

 

Suffolk County Historical Society Museum

April 24 to 27, 10 am to 4:30 pm

      Kids Week at SCHS

Use this link or call to purchase tickets: 631-727-2881 x100

      

Garvies Point Museum & Preserve

Saturday, April 20

      Spring Wildflower Walk, 11am & 1pm

      Earth Day Terrarium Workshop, 10am-4pm

      Film: What Plants Talk About; 10am, 12pm, 2pm

Tuesday, April 23 

      Pond Investigation; 11am, 1pm, 3pm

      Animal Sand-Art craft; 10am-4pm

      Film: All About Amphibians; 10am, 12pm, 2pm

Wednesday, April 24

      Bird-Watching Walk; 11am, 1pm, 3pm

      Bird-House Craft; 10am-4pm

      Film: All About Birds; 10am, 12pm, 2pm

Thursday, April 25

      Beach Exploration; 11am, 1pm, 3pm

      Shell Art; 10am-4pm

      Film: All About Water Ecosystems; 10am, 12pm, 2pm

Friday, April 26

      Arbor Day Nature Walk; 11am, 1pm, 3pm

      Nature Impressions Craft; 10am-4pm

      Film: All About Forest Ecosystems; 10am, 12pm, 2pm

Saturday, April 27

      Water Erosion Program; 1pm & 3pm

      Film: All About Weathering & Erosion; 10am, 12pm, 2pm

www.garviespointmuseum.com

  

Historical Society of Islip Hamlet

Thursday, April 25, 7-9 pm

      Musica Dolce “The Hamilton Connection:

      Scottish music, stories and a Founding Father”

www.isliphamlethistory.org

 

MAY

 

Long Island Maritime Museum

May 2, 2019. 6:30pm-9:30pm

      Wood Pallet Sign Art

May 17, 2019

      Sunset Cruise

msullivan@limaritime.org or call 631-854-4974

 

Suffolk County Historical Society Museum

Thursday, May 2, 1 am

      Tea & Talk: The Fly Girls: 

      Women Airforce Service Pilots of WWII

Use this link or call to purchase tickets: 631-727-2881 x100

 

Eastville Community Historical Society

May 3 to 5,

      The Storys (and Songs) That Shape Us

eastvillechs.org

 

Three Village Historical Society

Saturday, May 4, 10 am

      Tri-Spy walking tour

      Frank Melville Park, Setauket

Saturday, May 11, 9 am – 6 pm, Saturday

      NYC Bus Trip to Fraunces Tavern with Tri-Spy Tours

Saturday, May 18, 2 pm, Saturday

      Abraham Woodhull Walking tour

      Caroline Church, 1 Dyke Road, Setauket

Saturday, May 18, 10 am

      Tri-Spy Walking Tour

      Frank Melville Park, 101 Main Street, Setauket

Saturday, May 25, 2 pm

      Explore and Discover Setauket’s

      Revolutionary History Walking tour

      Presbyterian Church, 5 Caroline Ave, Setauket

Visit threevillagehistoricalsociety.org for more details

 

Hampton Bays Historical & Preservation Society

May 4

      2nd Annual Kentucky Derby Party

https://www.hamptonbayshistoricalsociety.com/

 

Garvies Point Museum & Preserve

Saturday, May 4

      NATIVE PLANT SALE & PICK UP DAY; 10am – 4pm 

      ‘Global Big Day’ Bird Walk; 10am – 11am

      Film: Watching Warblers (60 mins.); 11am, 1pm, 3pm

Saturday, May 11

      Mother’s Day Birds & Blossoms Walk; 11am & 1pm

      Mother’s Day Pinecone Zinnia Flower Craft; 10am – 4pm

      Film: First Flower (1 hr.); 12pm, 2pm

www.garviespointmuseum.com

 

Davis Town Meeting House Society, Inc.

Saturday, May 4, 2 to 4 pm

      Flowers and Lace Tea Party

RSVP mailto:msiclaridouglas@outlook.com

 

Huntington Historical Society

Sunday, May 5, 12pm-4pm
      Sheep to Shawl Festival, Kissam House

Thursday, May 16, 12:00pm,
      Lunch & Learn: Dr. Joanne Grasso, 

      “George Washington’s 1790 Grand Tour of Long Island”, 

http://huntingtonhistoricalsociety.org/

 

Sag Harbor Historical Society

Friday, May 4, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

     “Voices from the Past” part of Sag Harbor’s Cultural 

            Heritage Weekend May 3-5

Saturday, May 18, 3:00 pm

     Annual Meeting and Opening of 2019 Exhibit

 sagharborhistorical.org

 

Sylvester Manor Educational Farm

Saturday, May 11, 6 & 8 pm

      Sam Reider and the Human Hands

Sylvestermanor.org

 

Sagtikos Manor Historical Society

Thursday, May 9, 2019, 7:00 – 9:00 pm

        “Murder Season in the Hamptons”

Saturday, May 11, 2019, 1:00 pm

        “More Stories from Ellis Island: Those Who Were Held”

Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 12:00 noon – 3:00 pm

        High Tea with Sagtikos Manor Historical Society 

        at Bayard Cutting Arboretum

www.sagtikosmanor.org

 

Bay Shore Historical Society

May 16 – Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library, 7 pm

      Half Shells for Habitat, the Oyster Shell Recovery Program

www.bayshorehistoricalsociety.org

 

Hampton Bays Historical Society

Thursday, May 23  at 7:00

      Lecture by David Elliston

      “The History of the New York World’s Fairs”

www.hbhps.org

 

Railroad Museum of Long Island

Saturday, May 25, 11 am 

      Opening Day at RMLI / Greenport Site

Sunday, May 26, 10 am 

      Opening Day at RMLI Riverhead Site 

Rmli.org

 

Walt Whitman Birthplace Association

May 31, June 1 and 2, events all daywww.waltwhitman.org

      Birthday Weekend

www.waltwhitman.org 

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