Winter Lecture Series 2019

Winter Lecture Series 2019

From Land & From Sea

CLINTON ACADEMY MUSEUM
151 MAIN STREET, EAST HAMPTON, N.Y.
FRIDAYS AT 7:00 P.M.
Join us at Clinton Academy the last Friday of every month from January to April for local history themed lectures. Keep updated on the series through our website or social media!

FREE ADMISSION
Refreshments are served before each program.

Information: 631-324-6850
info@easthamptonhistory.org

Illustration by Scott Bluedorn

THAW FEST at Mulford Farm

THAW FEST at Mulford Farm

Decorative Arts Tour


Saturday, March 23, from 10am-3pm: EHHS will host a Decorative Arts Tour at Mulford Farm as part of THAW FEST.

EHHS, as a member of the Hamptons Arts Network (HAN), is proud to take part in the second year of THAW FEST (The Hamptons Arts Weekend Festival), a Hamptons-wide festival to celebrate spring, and promote the broadly diverse range of cultural programs and institutions that make the South Fork of Long Island unique. 

Download the event and shuttle schedule here, or visit HamptonsArtsNetwork.org.
 

Winter Lecture Series

Winter Lecture Series

LIVING FROM THE LAND: WAINSCOTT FARMING 1875-1900

Hilary Osborn Malecki | Friday, March 29 at 7:00pm

CLINTON ACADEMY MUSEUM
151 MAIN STREET, EAST HAMPTON, N.Y.
Our third lecture in the 2019 From Land & From Sea series.
Ms. Osborn Malecki will share her extensive research regarding Wainscott and the agricultural history of this community.
FREE ADMISSION

Image: "Wainscott-A farmhouse and barn with a cow and ducks" 29 August 1889
 

Winter Lecture Series

Winter Lecture Series

SMOKE STACKS AT NAPEAGUE: THE RISE & FALL OF THE MENHADEN FISHING INDUSTRY

Richard Barons| Friday, April 26 at 7:00pm

CLINTON ACADEMY MUSEUM
151 MAIN STREET, EAST HAMPTON, N.Y.
Our final lecture in the 2019 From Land & From Sea series.
EHHS curator, Richard Barons, will touch on themes of local industry and natural resources in east end waters.
FREE ADMISSION

Hedges-Edwards Barn Dedication

Hedges-Edwards Barn Dedication

Mulford Farm | Saturday, April 27, 2:00-4:00pm

Please join us as we celebrate the restoration and dedication of the Hedges-Edwards Barn at Mulford Farm!

This is a community event featuring family-friendly activities and exhibitions, with a formal dedication of the barn at 3 pm.


Featuring:

  • Wood carving activity with Grain Surboards
  • Blacksmith demonstrations
  • Music by the Sunnyland Jazz Band
  • Tours of the Mulford Farmhouse
  • Light refreshments

 

East Hampton Historical Society's 98th Annual Meeting

East Hampton Historical Society's 98th Annual Meeting

Clinton Academy | Saturday, April 27, 10:00am

We welcome all members to the Annual Meeting with special guest lecturer, Helen Harrison, presenting Bonac Bohemia: Artists of The Springs.

The talk will be an illustrated history of the Springs art community from the 1940s until today.

Harrison, the Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw Director of the Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center, is a former art reviewer and feature writer for The New York Times and visual arts commentator for National Public Radio.


Photo:Herbert Matter. Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner clamming in Accabonac Harbor, 1947. Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner Papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, courtesy Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center, East Hampton, NY.

 

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