SPECIAL EVENTS

Olivia Slocum Sage: Philanthropy, Activism, and Sag Harbor
East Hampton Historical Society

Olivia Slocum Sage: Philanthropy, Activism, and Sag Harbor

Clinton Academy, 1784

 

WINTER LECTURE SERIES 2017

PEOPLE WHO MADE A DIFFERENCE: GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY

Friday, March 31, 7 p.m. Those who are interested in attending may want to arrive a bit before 7 to have refreshments and find a seat.
 

Lucia Akard will speak about Margaret Olivia Slocum Sage (Mrs. Russell Sage), an activist for women's rights and philanthropist who funded, among other things, the John Jermain Public Library and Pierson High School. Her husband died in 1906 and left her $75 million, which she used to fund women's colleges and establish the Russell Sage Foundation, which continues to support research in the social sciences. 

Clinton Academy Museum, 151 Main Street, East Hampton

 

Winter Lecture Series: Evan M. Frankel: From Rivington Street to Brigadoon
East Hampton Historical Society

Winter Lecture Series: Evan M. Frankel: From Rivington Street to Brigadoon

WINTER LECTURE SERIES 2017

PEOPLE WHO MADE A DIFFERENCE: GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY

Friday, April 28, 7 p.m. Those who are interested in attending may want to arrive a bit before 7 to have refreshments and find a seat.
 
Elena Prohaska Glinn will speak about the life of Evan M. Frankel, who was an important benefactor to East Hampton. He was a Manhattan builder who moved to East Hampton and then dedicated his life to fighting against development and protecting "the world's prettiest village." He was responsible for fund-raising for and building the Gates of the Grove sanctuary at the Jewish Center of the Hamptons.
East Hampton Garden Club Party & Plant Sale
Mulford Farm, ca. 1680

East Hampton Garden Club Party & Plant Sale

26 May through 27 May 2017

A benefit cocktail party with a silent auction and plant sale will take place on Friday, May 26, at the Mulford Farm, 10 James Lane, East Hampton Village, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Tickets at the gate cost $50.

There  will be a public plant sale on Saturday, May 27, from 9 a.m. to noon. Admission is free.

Spring Garden Party
East Hampton Historical Society

Spring Garden Party

Saturday, June 17, 6 - 8 p.m.

This is a lovely event that kicks off the summer season for the East Hampton Historical Society.

It will take place in a private house.

Tickets cost $150; reservatons are required and space is limited.

 

2017 East Hampton Antiques Show Benefit Preview Cocktail Party
Mulford Farm, ca. 1680

2017 East Hampton Antiques Show Benefit Preview Cocktail Party

July 21 through July 23

In its 11th year now, the East Hampton Antiques Show will have have a preview cocktail party to benefit the East Hampton Historical Society on Friday, July 21, from 6 to 8:30 p.m.

Reservations are required. Tickets start at $150.

 

Partygoers will be able to see and choose in advance what tickles their fancy in an impressive array of art, antiques, garden furniture, jewelry, collectibles, and textiles.

2017 East Hampton Antiques Show
Mulford Farm, ca. 1680

2017 East Hampton Antiques Show

Saturday, 22 July, through Sunday, 23 July, Early Buying, Saturday, July 22, 9 - 10 a.m., $20 General Admission, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., $10 General Admission, Sunday, July 23, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., $10


Managed by Brian Ferguson Antiques.

This is the 11th year the East Hampton Historical Society has hosted this elegant show, which draws about 60 dealers from all over who sell art, antiques, garden furniture, jewelry, and textiles.

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Sailor: Colonial Crafts Fair
Mulford Farm, ca. 1680

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Sailor: Colonial Crafts Fair

Saturday, August 5, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

A Colonial Crafts Fair, with a carver, quilter, rush seating maker, knot tyer, candlemakers, and Colonial games, will be held at the Mulford Farm.

It is a free event that parents and children seem to love equally.

House & Garden Tour
East Hampton Historical Society

House & Garden Tour

Preview Benefit Party, Friday, Nov. 24, 6 - 8:30 p.m. Tickets start at $200 and include Saturday's tour. Tour: Saturday, Nov. 25, 1 - 4:30 p.m. Five houses, $65 in advance, $75 day of tour

This is the 33rd year of the East Hampton Historical Society's House & Garden Tour, which showcases lovely examples of historical and modern architecture on the East End of Long Island.

 

 

 

Winter Lecture Series: The Woodhouse Legacy
Clinton Academy, 1784

Winter Lecture Series: The Woodhouse Legacy

Friday, January 27, 7 p.m. Those who are interested in attending may want to arrive a bit before 7 to have refreshments and find a seat.

WINTER LECTURE SERIES 2017

PEOPLE WHO MADE A DIFFERENCE: GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY

The Woodhouse Legacy

Richard Barons, the director of the East Hampton Historcal Society, will speak about Mary Woodhouse (Mrs. Lorenzo E. Woodhouse), who paid for the renovation of Clinton Academy, bankrolled the East Hampton Library, and established Guild Hall, among other contributions.

Clinton Academy Museum, 151 Main Street, East Hampton

 

Winter Lecture Series: An Octet With Vision: Matilda Donohue, Sherrill Foster, Mary Paxton Hamlin, Adele Herter, Deborah Ann Light, Eunice Juckett Meeker, Jeannette Edwards Rattray, Enez Whipple
Clinton Academy, 1784

Winter Lecture Series: An Octet With Vision: Matilda Donohue, Sherrill Foster, Mary Paxton Hamlin, Adele Herter, Deborah Ann Light, Eunice Juckett Meeker, Jeannette Edwards Rattray, Enez Whipple

Friday, February 24, 7 p.m. Those interested in attending may want to arrive a bit before 7 to have refreshments and find a seat.

WINTER LECTURE SERIES 2017

PEOPLE WHO MADE A DIFFERENCE: GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY

Hugh King, Ken Collum, Bess Rattray, and Mary Foster Morgan will speak about eight women whose individual wisdom and foresight had a huge impact on the cultural and social lives of East Hampton residents and visitors.