Association of Suffolk County Historical Societies: News & Programs thru May




ASCHS Quarterly Meeting

Saturday, April 28, 8:30 am to 1 pm

Sayville Historical Society, Lunch at Gray Horse Tavern

  • RSVP by Wednesday, April 25– President Georgette Grier-Key
  • Bring a $45 check to registration

See attached for details

Summer 2018 Planning & Assessment Services 

Application Deadline: Friday, July 13, 2018

Documentary Heritage & Preservation Services

2018 New York Statewide Preservation Conference

April 26-28 at the New York State Museum
222 Madison AvenueAlbany, NY 12230
To Register and for More Information: 


Twenty-Third Annual War College of the Seven Years’ War
May 18-20 at Fort Ticonderoga

102 Fort Ti RoadTiconderoga, NY
Registration Required:


New York Archives Conference
June 6-8 at the University at Albany
1400 Washington AvenueAlbany, NY, 12222
Registration required:






The Long Island Museum

April 20

      At the Museum, 2:30 to 4:00 pm

      Artist’s Reception, 5:30 to 7:30 pm

April 23, 7:00 pm

      Port Jefferson Documentary Film Series:  Love, Cecil

April 26, 9:30 a to 2:30 pm

      Arts & Alzheimer’s Conference

April 29, 5:00 pm

      Sunday Street Concert


The Whaling Museum & Education Center

Thursday, April 19, 6:30-8:30pm

      Harbor Nights Happy Hour: Quilling

Sunday, April 22, 11am– 3pm

      Sound-Off! Save Long Island Sound, Free Family Event


Hallockville Museum Farm 

Thursday, April 19, 7:00 to 9:00 pm

      Animals, Art  Meaning: An Evening with George Bumann

Saturday, April 21, 10am to 1pm

      Folk Art Wool Applique Workshop

Saturday, April 21, 1pm to 4pm

      Quilt and Stitch Group Meet-Up

April 29, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

      Stirring Up History: Cooking

      on an open fire to cast iron stove


Three Village Historical Society

Wednesday, April 18th, 2 pm

      An Unexpected Result:  The Saga of a can of Beans,

      an Explorer, a Ghost Ship and a Whaler

      with guest speaker Frank Turano

Saturday, April 21, 10:00 a.m.

         Tri-Spy Walking Tour

Saturday, April 28th, 2:00 pm

      Down the Ways: The Wooden Ship

      Era Maritime Walking Tour


Southold Historical Society
Monday, April 23, 2pm
        Discussion of Diet for a Small Planet

        by Frances Moore Lappe

        (sponsored by Humanities New York)


Sylvester Manor Educational Farm

Saturday, April 21, 4:00 to 6:00 pm

      Water Quality Forum


Sagtikos Manor Historical Society

Wednesday, April 18, 7:00 to 9:00 pm

      Pirates, Raiders & Rumrunners 


Bay Shore Historical Society

April 19, 7:00 pm

        Movies Filmed in Bay Shore in the Early 1900s


Northport Historical Society

Friday, April 20, 1pm

      Taste of Northport – “The History of Crab Meadow”

Saturday, April 21, 1pm

      Gallery Tour and Talk with Mary Jane Kirkland

Sunday, April 22, 2pm

      Sunday at the Society “Memories of World War II” with Richard Panchyk


Suffolk County Historical Society

Saturday, April 21, 1:00 pm

      ORCHID TEA & TALK with Bill Bianchi

Saturday, April 28, 1:00 pm 

      BOOK & BOTTLE: George Giannaris, Ferry Tales II:

      When Hellenic Freezes Over

RSVP 631-727-2881 x100


Walt Whitman Birthplace 

Thursday, April 26, 1 to 3pm

      Gould Library Launch

Sunday, April 29, 2 to 4pm

      Long Island Poet of the Year Award Ceremony

      & Reading: Barbara Reiher-Meyers




Walt Whitman Birthplace 

Friday, May 4, 6 to 9:30pm

      Community Open Mic & Walking With Whitman: John Dorsey

Saturday, May 5, 10am to 3pm

      Volunteer Site Cleanup: I Love My Park Day


Hampton Bays Historical & Preservation Society

Saturday, May 5, 4:00 – 7:00
        Lyzon Hat Museum, Kentucky Derby Party


Shelter Island Historical Society

Saturday, May 5

      Kentucky Derby Party

Saturday, May 12

      Words on Wood: Custom Sign Party

Every Saturday, May 26 to September 1

      Havens Farmers Market


The Davis Town Meeting House Society

Saturday, May 5, 2:00 to 4:00 pm

      2ndAnnual Very Merry Un-Tea Party

RSVP to Barbara Hoff by April 20 


The Ward Melville Heritage Organization

Weekday, Thursday, Saturday 11:30 AM, Sunday 12:30 PM

May 9, – June 14

      Long Island’s Longest Running Luncheon Theatre-

      Tribute to Barbara Streisand

May 15, 2018 – October 14, 2018

      Discovery Wetland Cruises


Suffolk County Historical Society

Friday, May 4, 11:00 am

      Ground-Breaking Ceremony

Thursday, May 10

      BOOK & BOTTLE: Stephen Sanfilippo on

      The Love of “Mother” in the Songs and Poems

      of East End Whalemen, 6:00 pm

RSVP Requested: 631-727-2881 x100


The Bridgehampton Museum

Saturday, May 5, 6:00 to 8:00 pm

      Annual Cocktail Party at Topping Rose House


Southold Historical Society
Saturday, May 12, 10am
        A Family Experience:  A Magic Carpet Tour

        of Southold Town’s Lighthouses by Ted Webb
Monday, May 14 2pm
        Discussion of Cod by Mark Kurlansky

        (sponsored by Humanities NY)


Three Village Historical Society

Saturday, May 12th, 2:00 pm

      Walking Tour: Explore & Discover Setauket’s

      Revolutionary History

Wednesday, May 16, 2 pm

      Born in Brookhaven with guest speaker Barbara Russell

Saturday, May 19th, 2:00 pm

      Walk Through History with Farmer and

      Revolutionary War Spy Abraham Woodhull

Saturday, May 19, 12 – 5 pm

      I-Spy “TURN” Auction and Spy Themed Activities

Monday, May 21, 7:00 pm

      Lecture Series: Thar She Blows, Whaling in New York

      with speaker Tara Rider


Shelter Island Historical Society

Saturday, May 12

      Words on Wood: Custom Sign Party

Every Saturday, May 26 to September 1

      Havens Farmers Market


Northport Historical Society

Saturday, May 12, 2pm

      Mother’s Day Cheese Tasting


Hampton Bays Historical Society

May 15, 7:00 pm

      Exploring Long Island’s Underwater World, presented by The Fish Guy

116 W Montauk Hwy Hampton Bays


Historical Society of Islip Hamlet

Thurs., May 17; 7-9 pm

      Islip Hamlet’s Role in our Nations Wars


Long Island Traditions and the

Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum

May 17

On the Water: Maritime Traditions of Long Island


Hallockville Museum Farm

May 12, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

      Needle Felting Choose Your Own Adventure: Forest Friends Edition
May 12, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

      Geology of Hallock State Preserve- Presentation & Hike

May 19 & 20, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

        9th Annual Long Island Fleece & Fiber Fair

May 19, 9:00 am to 12 noon

      Spring Bird Walk


Sagtikos Manor Historical Society

Thursday, May 31, 7:00 – 9:00 pm

      The Story of Connetquot River:

      Millionaire – Sportsmans Paradise 



AAQ Resource / Transportation: Riverhead Toyota 


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