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SHM Blog: New Articles Every Tuesday!

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“The Clansman:
A Novel that Reignited the KKK”
with Joan Baum
If you missed last week’s lecture you can watch the recording now on our blog and youtube channel.
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UPCOMING PROGRAMS

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Carole Stone: Poetry of Witness Workshop

Tuesday, February 15th, 11am
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Please join poet Carole Stone for a Virtual Workshop
on The Poetry of Witness.
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Carole Stone is a Distinguished Professor of English and creative writing, emerita, Montclair State University. Her poetry collections include: Late; Hurt, The Shadow; American Rhapsody; and Traveling With the Dead.
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In this workshop Professor Stone will begin by defining poetry of witness. Participants may respond to prompts that will be given or write their own poem, one page fiction piece or one page essay. Professor Stone will share poems of witness by some of the most famous writers of our time.
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There will be ample time for freewriting during the workshop. Everyone is encouraged to read their work aloud and to take part in a lively discussion. Writers of all levels are welcome. Co-Sponsored with the Amagansett Free Library.
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20th Century Influencers:
William S. Paley, Media Mogul
Thursday, February 17th, 11am
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Brooks-Park: The Intersection of Art and Nature
Sunday, February 20th, 10am
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Ghost Hunting at the
Rogers Mansion
Saturday, February 26th, 7:30-9:45pm
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2oth Century Influencers:
Roy Lichtenstein, Pop Art Groundbreaker
Thursday, March 10th, 11am
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Saint Patrick:
from Slave to Influencer
Thursday, March 17th, 11am
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Achieving Votes for Women
on Long Island and the Nation
Thursday, March 24th, 11am
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Ghost Hunting at the
Rogers Mansion
Saturday, March 26th, 7:30-9:45pm
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Virtual Genealogy 101 Workshop
with April Lynn Earle
Thursday, March 31st, 6pm
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Sheridan’s Hard Hitters:
The Southampton Men of the
6th New York Calvary in the Civil War
Thursday, April 7th, 11am
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A Journey from Nazi Germany
to a Life in Southampton
Thursday, April 28th, 11am
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Sign Up for Jewelry Making Classes with

Artist in Residence, Alyssa Saccente
Available year round by appointment
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Learn how to make your own custom sterling silver jewelry in a dynamic and historical space to give you a priceless learning experience you won’t forget. Work with our Artist in Residence Alyssa Saccente to develop your skills in metalsmithing, and maybe even develop a lifelong passion along the way! The courses are packaged into 1, 2, 3, or 4 2-hour sessions that can be booked as one-on-one with the artist, or as a partner session. The workshops increase in skill and difficulty as you gain hand and eye skills in design, material, technique, and craftsmanship. By the end of the sessions, the student will have a finished piece of wearable sterling silver jewelry to take home with them as a memento of their experience. Have you ever been curious about what goes into making your favorite pieces of jewelry? Well, now is your chance to flex your creative muscles and dive into the world of jewelry design and creation!
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Rogers Mansion Museum Complex
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Complex of 12 historic structures on land settled in 1645 by William Rogers, including the Rogers Mansion built 1843.
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Halsey House
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Built c. 1683, the oldest English style wood-frame house in New York State.
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Pelletreau Silver Shop
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Former business of Patriot and famed silversmith Elias Pelletreau. It is the longest continually running trade shop in the Americas.
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Nature preserve and supposed landing spot for European settlers in Southampton.
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Southampton History Museum  |  17 Meeting House Lane, SH
(631) 283-2494 | southamptonhistory.org

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