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Hi everyone!
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We have fresh and new digital content ready for you to check out on a weekly basis along with plenty of both virtual and in-person programming for you to enjoy! From lectures, to walking tours, to ghost hunting, to a cocktail party. Please scroll down to see the list of upcoming events and programs.
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Connor Flanagan
Director of Education
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IN PERSON PROGRAMMING
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Thursday, October 1, 11am
A Tour of Sag Harbor’s Oakland Cemetery
Where else can you find whaling captains buried next to a ballet master, with an added dash of Iranian brothers? Not enough? How about wandering tombstones? Tony Garro knows all the cemetery’s secrets and the stories behind them. Maximum of 15 people, masks are required. Co-Sponsored with the Rogers Memorial Library.
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Traditional African Dance Class
Thursdays, October 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29
5 to 6:30pm (weather permitting)
Join Charity for an upbeat Afro -Caribbean class with lively music from modern azonto music, Caribbean vibes and traditional West African music.
No RSVP required
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Ghost Hunting
at the Rogers Mansion
Saturdays, October 3, 10, 17 & 24
8 to 9pm | 9 to 10pm | 10 to 11pm
Our ghost hunting programs are back just in time for Halloween!
Now is your chance to join us and the crew of the Long Island Paranormal Investigators to learn what it is really like to look for what goes bump in the night. Unlike groups of 30 like in the past, each group will only be 6 giving you a more intimate experience.
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Saturdays, 11am to 5pm
Sundays, 12pm to 4pm
Outdoor Markets on the first Sunday of the month 9am to 4pm
Shop will be closed after October 11th
The Carriage House Thrift Shop
Come visit our newly restored Carriage House for a plethora of mid-century items, antiques, vintage clothing and jewelry and treasures of all sorts.
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Haunted Village
Saturdays, October 24 and 31,
2 to 4pm
Visit the grounds of the Rogers Mansion and see all the spooky scary creatures that have taken over the yard and outbuildings! This is a family friendly event and costumed guests are encouraged.
RSVP by calling the museum today at (631) 283-2494
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VIRTUAL PROGRAMMING

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SHM Blog:
Articles Every Tuesday!
Read the latest:
LIPI Paranormal Evidence 2018 and 2019
New Posts Wednesdays & Sundays
Check out our online exhibit Deep Dives and learn more about pieces from our collection.
Baroque Silver Cream Pitcher & Sugar Tureen
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Tuesday, September 29, 7pm
“Birding with the Fish Guy” with Chris Paparo
Take a look at the sea’s feathered friends with Chris Paparo in this multi-media presentation.
Co-Sponsored with the Rogers Memorial Library.
Thursday, October 8, 11am
How Great is the Great Gatsby?
Come celebrate the 95th anniversary of this historic American novel with a discussion of it and its author F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Co-Sponsored with the Rogers Memorial Library.
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Thursday, October 15, 1pm
Art and Music with David Bouchier
 David Bouchier will introduce short excerpts of music by five romantic composers along with the images that inspired them, including Botticelli’s Venus, the war sketches of Francisco Goya, and the Winged Victory of Samothrace.
Co-Sponsored with the Rogers Memorial Library.
Saturday, October 17, 10am
Gardening by the Sea with Roxanna Zimmer
Horticulturist Specialist, Cornell Cooperative Extension
Discover the many attractive cultivars of plants, including perennials, shrubs and grasses which can successfully withstand the challenges of the coastal environment.
Co-Sponsored with the Rogers Memorial Library.
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Monday, October 19, 5:30pm
The Chess Match of the Century: Bobby Fisher vs Boris Spatssky, a Zoom presentation with Ulysses Tapley
Join chess instructor Ulysses Tapley for commentary about that historic game.
Co-Sponsored with the Rogers Memorial Library.
Thursday, October 29, 11am
High Style in the Gilded Age: Caroline Helen Parrish Brown
Come hear Mary Cummings’ 7th talk in the High Style in the Gilded Age lecture series.
Co-Sponsored with the Rogers Memorial Library.
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YouTube Programs
Monarch Butterflies Find Sanctuary at Halsey House
Monarch Butterflies Find Sanctuary at Halsey House
If you missed our last virtual lecture by Monarch Watch’s Angie Babbit, you can watch it here!
Make sure to check out our YouTube channel to watch some of our previous programming that was recorded.
YouTube Programs
High Style in the Gilded Age: Consuelo Vanderbilt
High Style in the Gilded Age:
Consuelo Vanderbilt
If you missed our last virtual lecture by Research Center Manager Mary Cummings, you can watch it here!
Make sure to check out our YouTube channel to watch some of our previous programming that was recorded.
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While creating all of the content above, we are also continuing to maintain our 4 historic properties and 14 historic buildings. The grounds of our properties are always open so feel free to enjoy them any time!
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For tours of the Rogers Mansion or the Halsey House please call (631) 283-2494 and give at least 3 days notice.
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Rogers Mansion Museum Complex
17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton
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Complex of 12 historic structures on land settled in 1645 by William Rogers, including the Rogers Mansion built 1843.
Halsey House
249 South Main Street, Southampton
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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
80 Main Street, Southampton
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Former business of Patriot and famed silversmith Elias Pelletreau. It is the longest continually running trade shop in the Americas.
Conscience Point
1640 Conscience Point Rd, Southampton
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Nature preserve and supposed landing spot for European settlers in Southampton.
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You can do so by making a donation or becoming a member with the help of the buttons below!
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Southampton History Museum  |  17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton
(631) 283-2494 | southamptonhistory.org

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