Association of Suffolk County Historical Societies — News / Programs thru June, 2018


 

James Parrish and Family at Southampton’s Old Town Pond, c. 1910

NEWS

 

Save the Date!

ASCHS Quarterly Meeting Saturday, January 27th

Hosted by Patchogue Historical Society

Details to follow

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Imagining What Museums Might Become

Report from CUNY Graduate Center

https://hyperallergic.com/417976/imagining-what-museums-might-become/

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PROGRAMS & EVENTS

  

JANUARY

The Heckscher Museum of Art

Friday, January 5, 7 pm Performance

      First Friday Series: Dead Ahead: Rock ‘n Blues

Wednesday, January 10

      Senior Second Wednesday: Docent Tour at 2 pm

Sunday, January 21, 1 pm – 2 pm

      Heckscher Family Hour: Tour and Art Activity

heckscher.org

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The Long Island Museum

January 7, 3 p.m.

      The Kennedys Perform Live

January 9, 10 a.m. – noon

      Seniors 62 and older take a free, self-guided tour

January 21, 3 p.m.

      Sloan Wainwright Performs Live

January 28, 5 p.m.

      Chamber music Concert

longislandmuseum.org

Great Neck Historical Society

Monday, January 8 5:30 for Reception, 7:00 pm

      Lighthouses of Long Island – emphasis on Stepping Stones

      Great Neck Library 159 Bayview Ave  Great Neck 11023

Thursday, January 18 7:30PM

      History of the Persian and Chinese Communities

      Great Neck House, 14 Arrandale Ave  Great Neck 11023

https://www.greatneckhistorical.org/events.html

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Southampton Historical Museum

Thursday, January 11, 1:00 pm

      A Conversation about the History and Culture of the Shinnecock People

Saturday, 1/27 to Sunday, 1/28

      Southampton Wedding Workshop Weekend

southamptonhistoricalmuseum.org

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Sylvester Manor Educational Farm

January 13

      January Concert

sylvestermanor.org

Westhampton Beach Historical Society

January 14, 1:00 pm WHB Library

      Annual Meeting & L.I. and the Rise of American Aviation 

www.whbhistorical.org

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Hallockville Museum Farm

January 19 & 26, 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

      Weaving on a Frame Loom

https://hallockville.com/events

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Suffolk County Historical Society

Saturday, January 20, 1:00 pm

      OPENING RECEPTION: Take a Closer Look,

      a Photography Show by Bob Weinstein

SuffolkCountyHistoricalSociety.org

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Hampton Bays Historical Society

Sunday, January 21, 4:30 to 9:00 pm

      Dinner Benefit at Villa Paul

www.hbhps.org

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FEBRUARY

 

Southampton Historical Museum

8 Classes beginning Friday 2/2 or Saturday 2/3

      Jewelry Making Classes

Thursday, February 22, 11:00 am

      Dominy Furniture Under the Microscope

southamptonhistoricalmuseum.org

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Hallockville Museum Farm

February 2, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

      Bead & Button Making: Sculpt Your Own!

February 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

      Country Woodworking Workshop with Tom Barry

February 16, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

      Cozy Felted Slippers Workshop

https://hallockville.com/events

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Suffolk County Historical Society

Saturday, February 10, 1:00 pm

      OPENING RECEPTION: Spotlight Series:

      The Paintings. Highlights from the Permanent Collection

Saturday, February 24, 1:00 pm

      BOOK & BOTTLE: Sandi Brewster-Walker, 

      Long Island Whalers of Color

RSVP 631-727-2881 x100.

SuffolkCountyHistoricalSociety.org

Nassau County Historical Society

Sunday, February 11, 2 pm

      The Culper Spy Ring in the Revolutionary War

www,NassauCountyHisstoricalSociety.org

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Westhampton Beach Historical Society

February 11, 1:30 pm WHB Library

      The Railroad comes to the South Fork 

www.whbhistorical.org

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MARCH

 

Suffolk County Historical Society

Thursday, March 1, 6:00 pm

      BOOK & BOTTLE: Eileen M. Duffy, Behind the Bottle:

      The Rise of Wine on Long Island

RSVP 631-727-2881 x100.

SuffolkCountyHistoricalSociety.org

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Southampton Historical Museum

Friday, March 8, 1:00 pm

      Legendary Women of Long Island Presented by Monica Randall

Thursday, March 15, 11:00 am

      The Lost British Forts of Long Island

A WHALE OF A WEEKEND in SOUTHAMPTON

Friday, March 23: 11 am to 5:30 pm

      Self-Guided Tours: 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

      Candlelight Open House: 4:00 to 5:30 pm

Saturday 24: 11:00 am to 5:30 pm

      Self-Guided Tours: 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

      Cruising the Island: Long Island’s Maritime Heritage, 2 pm

      Candlelight Open House: 4:00 to 5:30 pm

Sunday, March 25: 11 am to 5:30 pm

      Self-Guided Tours: 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

      African Drumming, Dancing and Gospel Concert, 1:00 PM

8 Classes beginning Friday 3/30 or Saturday 3/31

      Jewelry Making Classes

southamptonhistoricalmuseum.org

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Westhampton Beach Historical Society

March 11, 1:30 pm WHB Library

      The Incredible Vanderbilt Cup Races. 

www.whbhistorical.org

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Hallockville Museum Farm

March 24, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

      Scherenschnitte: German Paper Cutting

https://hallockville.com/events

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APRIL

 

Nassau County Historical Society

Sunday, April 15, 2 pm

      Suffragents: How Women Used Men to Get the Vote

www,NassauCountyHisstoricalSociety.org

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Suffolk County Historical Society

Saturday, April 28, 1:00 pm

      BOOK & BOTTLE: George GiannarisFerry Tales II:

      When Hellenic Freezes Over

RSVP 631-727-2881 x100

SuffolkCountyHistoricalSociety.org

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MAY

Hallockville Museum Farm

May 19 AND 20, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

      9th Annual Long Island Fleece & Fiber Fair

https://hallockville.com/events

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JUNE

Nassau County Historical Society

Sunday, June, 10

      The Land of Moses: Robert Moses and Modern Long Island

www,NassauCountyHistoricalSociety.org

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