Book & Bottle: Ira Poliakoff’s “Synagogues of Long Island” at Suffolk County Historical Society

Suffolk County Historical Museum 300 West Main Street, Riverhead, United States

Thursday, June 7, 2018 – 6:00 pm – BOOK & BOTTLE: Ira Poliakoff, Synagogues of Long Island. Researching the histories of more than 250 Long Island synagogues for his new book, the author will discuss the vibrant Jewish communities of Suffolk County, where the Jewish population increased from 5,000 in 1939 to over 85,000 in 2012. Members […]

$5

Seventeenth Annual Antique, Classic & Working Truck Show

Long Island Antique Power Association Show Grounds 5951 Sound Ave., Riverhead, NY, United States

Long Island Chapter - American Truck Historical Society 17th Annual Antique, Classic & Working Truck Show Saturday & Sunday, July 7-8 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. each day rain or shine Long Island Antique Power Association Show Grounds 5951 Sound Ave. Riverhead Held in conjunction with the Long Island Antique Power Association's 26th Annual Antique […]

$10,

Broom Making Demonstration at Westhampton Beach Historical Society

Westhampton Beach Historical Society 101 Mill Road, Westhampton Beach, United States

Westhampton Beach, NY – Local schools may be closed for the summer, but Westhampton Beach Historical Society is providing a summer learning experience and all ages are welcome.  Talented, experienced craftspeople will demonstrate the fine art of traditional crafts at the Society’s 101 Mill Road, Westhampton Beach location.  Free to the public, the demonstrations will […]

Free

Historical Cooking, Cheese and Wampum Making at Westhampton Beach Historical Society

Westhampton Beach Historical Society 101 Mill Road, Westhampton Beach, United States

Local schools may be closed for the summer, but Westhampton Beach Historical Society is providing a summer learning experience and all ages are welcome.  Talented, experienced craftspeople will demonstrate the fine art of traditional crafts at the Society’s 101 Mill Road, Westhampton Beach location.  Free to the public, the demonstrations will take place each Saturday […]

Duck Carving & Blacksmithing Demonstration at Westhampton Beach Historical Society

Local schools may be closed for the summer, but Westhampton Beach Historical Society is providing a summer learning experience and all ages are welcome.  Talented, experienced craftspeople will demonstrate the fine art of traditional crafts at the Society’s 101 Mill Road, Westhampton Beach location.  Free to the public, the demonstrations will take place each Saturday […]

Free

Cow Horn Making Demonstration at Westhampton Beach Historical Society

Westhampton Beach Historical Society 101 Mill Road, Westhampton Beach, United States

Local schools may be closed for the summer, but Westhampton Beach Historical Society is providing a summer learning experience and all ages are welcome.  Talented, experienced craftspeople will demonstrate the fine art of traditional crafts at the Society’s 101 Mill Road, Westhampton Beach location.  Free to the public, the demonstrations will take place each Saturday […]

Free

Spinning Demonstration at Westhampton Beach Historical Society

Westhampton Beach Historical Society 101 Mill Road, Westhampton Beach, United States

Local schools may be closed for the summer, but Westhampton Beach Historical Society is providing a summer learning experience and all ages are welcome.  Talented, experienced craftspeople will demonstrate the fine art of traditional crafts at the Society’s 101 Mill Road, Westhampton Beach location.  Free to the public, the demonstrations will take place each Saturday […]

Free

725 Group Art Exhibition at Sag Harbor Whaling & Historical Museum

Sag Harbor Whaling and Historical Museum 200 Main Street, Sag Harbor, NY, United States

The 725 Group Art Exhibition Curated by Michael A. Butler Opening Reception September 21, 2018 at 6pm to 8pm Exhibit runs to October 31, 2018, 10am to 5pm    Sag Harbor has long had and still maintains a rich artistic tradition, as much a part of the fabric of the village as the air we […]

Opening Reception for “The Long Island Express: Remembering the 1938 Hurricane” at Suffolk County Historical Museum

Suffolk County Historical Museum 300 West Main Street, Riverhead, United States

The Suffolk County Historical Society Staff & Board of Trustees cordially invite you to an opening reception... The Long Island Express: Remembering the 1938 Hurricane An 80th Anniversary Exhibit Opening Reception Saturday, September 22, 2018 ~ 1:00 pm Free Opening Day Admission. Refreshments will be served. Exhibit curated by Jaime Karbowiak On September 21, 1938, at approximately three-thirty […]

Free

Tom Clavin reads from “Valley Forge” at Canio’s Books

Canio's Books 290 Main Street, Sag Harbor, United States

On December 19, 1777, some twelve thousand members of America’s nascent Continental Army staggered into Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, a small encampment twenty-three miles northwest of British-occupied Philadelphia. The starving and half-naked force was reeling from a string of demoralizing defeats at the hands of the King George III’s army, and barely equipped to survive the […]

Free

Harvest Fair at the Southampton Historical Museum

Southampton Historical Museum 17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton, NY, United States

The Southampton History Museum celebrates life during the 19th century in Southampton with a variety of activities that harken back to a simpler, hands-on era when both adults and children alike pitched in to make an income for the family and to make a sustainable home life. And don’t forget to stop in at our […]

Free

Lecture: Long Island Naval History in Wartime at Southampton Historical Museum

Rogers Mansion, Southampton Historical Museum 17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton, NY, United States

Starting with the country’s first amphibious landing on Plum Island, writer and historian Bill Bleyer will explore highlights of Long Island’s naval history, covering the British blockade including the wreck of HMS Culloden; the Meigs and other whaleboat raids; submarine warfare and the wreck of the British 22-gun sloop-of-war Sylph during the War of 1812; […]

Free

EMCA Presents “A Walk Down Main Road” at East Marion Firehouse

East Marion Firehouse 9245 Main Road, East Marion, NY, United States

A Walk Down Main Road Honoring the Houses of East Marion and Their Histories This Saturday October 13, 2018 10 a.m. – noon at the East Marion Fire House  9245 Main Road   Join the East Marion Community Association for a presentation of East Marion history, as revealed by its historic homes and artifacts along Main […]

Free

Ghost Hunting at The Rogers Mansion

Rogers Mansion, Southampton Historical Museum 17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton, NY, United States

Saturday, October 13, 2018 9:00pm-10:00pm 17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton, NY 11968 Halloween Events Come tour the Rogers Mansion like never before! Join the crew of the Long Island Paranormal Investigators as we spend the night investigating the mansion and conducting experiments to find out if there are any previous occupants of the home still […]

$20

Photos from the Front: A Veteran’s Personal Reflections of the Vietnam War at the Southampton Historical Museum

Rogers Mansion, Southampton Historical Museum 17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton, NY, United States

By 1967, when Jim “Zak” Szakmary signed up for a three-year enlistment with the Marine Corps, the United States was already well embroiled in the Vietnam War. A native of Queens and a college student at the time, he set off for the jungles of Southeast Asia to fight in a difficult war aimed at […]

Free

Halloween Tea & Talk: Murder on Long Island at the Suffolk County Historical Museum

Suffolk County Historical Museum 300 West Main Street, Riverhead, United States

The Suffolk County Historical Society Staff & Board of Trustees cordially invite you to a special event... Halloween TEA & TALK Featuring guest speaker Amy Kasuga Folk on Murder & Mayhem on Long Island Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018 - 1:00 pm RSVP & Prepayment Required by Oct. 26. 631-727-2881 x100 $25 per person includes assorted teas, […]

$25

Book & Bottle: “Long Island and World War I” at Suffolk County Historical Museum

Suffolk County Historical Museum 300 West Main Street, Riverhead, United States

BOOK & BOTTLE featuring Richard F. Welch on Long Island and World War I Thursday, November 8, 2018 – 6:00 pm Learn how Long Island answered the call to service during the First World War, including the young men who entered the armed forces, the training center at Camp Upton, the factories that built torpedoes, […]

$5,

John Holzapfel discusses “She Went A-Whaling” at EMCA

East Marion Firehouse 9245 Main Road, East Marion, NY, United States

She Went A-Whaling John Holzapfel discusses the journals of Orienter, mold-breaker, whaler and mother: Martha Smith Brewer Brown   Saturday November 10, 2018 10 a.m. – noon at the East Marion Fire house  9245 Main Road, East Marion   Join EMCA and John Holzapfel for a discussion about Martha Brown of Orient and her journal entries in […]

Free

East Hampton Historical Society House & Garden Tour

Clinton Academy Museum — East Hampton HIstorical Society 151 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Cocktail Party | Friday, November 23, 2018 | 6 - 8 p.m. House & Garden Tour | Saturday, November 24, 2018 | 1 - 4:30 p.m. The Cocktail Party will be held at Maidstone Club, 50 Old Beach Lane, East Hampton Village. Please join us on Thanksgiving weekend for our 34th annual House and Garden […]

$65

Book & Bottle: “Mile Markers of the North Fork” with Bruce Kagan at Suffolk County Historical Society

Suffolk County Historical Museum 300 West Main Street, Riverhead, United States

BOOK & BOTTLE Mile Markers of the North Fork A presentation by Bruce Kagan Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 6:00 PM Members Free; Non-Members $5 Incudes wine & cheese + admission to current exhibits! RSVP Requested: 631-727-2881 x100 Discover the intriguing history of the mile markers that sit on the side of the road of […]

$5,

Hearthside Cheer: An Ugly Sweater Party at Southampton Historical Museum

Saturday, December 8, 5:30 - 7:30 PM Ages 36 & Older: $50 In Advance, $60 Day Of* Ages 21 to 35: $35 In Advance, $45 Day Of* * "Day Of" prices will go into affect on Friday, December 7th at 4:00 PM when PayPal buttons are removed from the museum website* Join us for an […]

Winter Lecture Series: “The Art of the Eel” at Peconic Landing

Peconic Landing 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport, NY, United States

Southold Historical Society’s Winter Lecture Series begins with “The Art of the Eel” January 8, 2019 at 4pm Peconic Landing Auditorium, 1500 Brecknock Rd. Greenport, NY  11944  Southold Historical Society is pleased to be partnering with Peconic Landing to once again offer a Winter Lecture Series.  To kick off the series, Stephen N. Sanfilippo, who […]

Free

Lecture: “Jews on the East End” with Karl Grossman at Rogers Memorial Library

Rogers Memorial Library 91 Coopers Farm Road, Southampton, NY, United States

Karl Grossman, whose paternal grandparents settled in Sag Harbor more than a century ago, will discuss the history of Jews on the East End and their places of worship. He will talk about the oldest synagogue on Long Island, Temple Adas Israel in Sag Harbor; the Jewish Center of the Hamptons in East Hampton; Congregation […]

Free

Camp Wikoff: A Close Look at Montauk’s Recuperative Encampment for Spanish-American War Combatants at Rogers Memorial Library

Rogers Memorial Library 91 Coopers Farm Road, Southampton, NY, United States

Camp Wikoff: A Close Look at Montauk’s Recuperative Encampment for Spanish-American War Combatants When the Fifth Army Corps, including Roosevelt’s Rough Riders, returned to Montauk in the summer of 1898 following its swift and decisive victories over Spanish forces at Santiago de Cuba in the Spanish-American War, the men were mostly in terrible shape. Jeff […]

Free

Jim “Zak” Szakmary”s “A Veteran’s Reflections on the Vietnam War” at Suffolk County Historical Society

Suffolk County Historical Museum 300 West Main Street, Riverhead, United States

BOOK & BOTTLE A Veteran's Reflections on the Vietnam War A presentation by Jim "Zak" Szakmary Saturday, January 19, 2019 - 1:00 PM Members Free; Non-Members $5 Incudes wine & cheese + admission to current exhibits! RSVP Requested: 631-727-2881 x100 When Zak signed up for a three-year enlistment with the Marine Corps in 1967, the […]

$5,

Book & Bottle: “America’s Early Whalemen” with John Strong at Suffolk County Historical Society

Suffolk County Historical Museum 300 West Main Street, Riverhead, United States

BOOK & BOTTLE Event America's Early Whalemen: Indian Shore Whalers on Long Island, 1650-1750 With author John A. Strong, Ph.D. Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 11:00 a.m. Members Free; Non-Members $5 Includes light refreshments + admission to current exhibits! RSVP Required: 631-727-2881 x100 Dr. John Strong will explore his new book America's Early Whalemen on […]

$5,

Coffee & A Good Book: “Long Island and the Civil War” at Hallockville Museum Farm

Hallockville Museum Farm 6038 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY, United States

What is better than getting all cozy with a cup of coffee and a good book when the weather is chilly? Come join us at Hallockville for our Coffee & a Good Book Winter Lecture Series, being held between February and March! This three-part series is sponsored by Hampton Coffee Company and explores important facets at the core of […]

$10

Facing the Hidden History of Slavery on the East End

Bay Street Theatre 1 Bay Street, Sag Harbor, NY, United States

Sylvester Manor Educational Farm, cohosting with Eastville Community Historical Society, will present the 5th Annual Black History Month Celebration on Sunday, Feb. 24 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor. This year’s program will explore the history of slavery on the East End of Long Island and the omission of […]

$15 – $20

Coffee & A Good Book: “Murder on Long Island” at Hallockville Museum Farm

Hallockville Museum Farm 6038 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY, United States

What is better than getting all cozy with a cup of coffee and a good book when the weather is chilly? Come join us at Hallockville for our Coffee & a Good Book Winter Lecture Series, being held between February and March! This three-part series is sponsored by Hampton Coffee Company and explores important facets at the core of […]

$10

SHS Lecture: “The History of Our Local Edible Oyster” at Peconic Landing

Peconic Landing 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport, NY, United States

Southold Historical Society’s Winter Lecture Series continues into early spring with “The History of our Local Edible Oyster” April 2, 2019 at 4pm Peconic Landing Auditorium, 1500 Brecknock Rd. Greenport, NY 11944 The Southold Historical Society is pleased to be partnering with Peconic Landing to offer one more presentation in the Winter Lecture Series (which […]

Free

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