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Happy 105th Birthday Huntington Lighthouse!

Friday June 16, 2017 
I’ll be 105 years old!
My light was first lit on
June 16, 1912 at 7:32pm 

I would love if you
would help me celebrate
my historic past
by contributing to
preserve my future.
 
 
I made it really easy for you – online at:
https://www.crowdrise.com/huntington-lighthouse-preservation-society1/fundraiser/huntington-lighthouse-preservation-society-inc
 
Or by mail with checks payable to:
 
HUNTINGTON LIGHTHOUSE PRESERVATION SOCIETY 
PO Box 2454, Halesite, […]

When schools close for vacation on April 10-14, 2017, the Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum’s Education Department offers fun, creative workshops for pre-kindergarten children and those in grades K-4.

(Photo: Vanderbilt educator works with children on creative projects.)
Advance registration is required for all workshops. Please call (631) 854-5539 for more information and to register.
All workshops are held […]

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EXHIBITIONS AT THE HECKSCHER MUSEUM OF ART 
 
Long Island Biennial
Through December 4
Established in 2010, the Long Island Biennial is a juried exhibition featuring artists of Nassau and Suffolk Counties.  Selected by jurors Lori Bookstein, Lori Bookstein Fine Art, New York; Seung Lee, Professor of Art, Director of Fine Arts and Graduate Studies, LIU Post; and […]

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“Stay Suffolk” – Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone’s new campaign aimed at encouraging Suffolk County residents to explore parks and enjoy activities close to home will not only help to keep tax dollars here in Suffolk County, but will help residents to realize what makes Long Island’s parks, beaches, golf courses and historic sites a […]

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Honors Vanderbilt’s Love of Exploration, Generates Revenue
On June 29, 2016 the Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum will observe the 45th anniversary of the opening of its Planetarium, now known as the Charles and Helen Reichert Planetarium.
The anniversary coincides with the final stage of the Planetarium’s technological update – the installation of a cutting-edge SkyLase laser light-show […]

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The Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum will celebrate the 65th anniversary of its official opening on July 6.
William K. Vanderbilt II — great-grandson of Cornelius Vanderbilt, the railroad and shipping magnate — died in 1944. His wife Rosamund continued to live in the Vanderbilt Mansion in Centerport until her death in 1947.
He realized the potential for […]

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Photos From Pickle Festival 2013

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A Day of Art, Music, Dance
Fine Arts & Crafts Vendors, Songsters, Poets, Middle Eastern Dancers

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Live Art Fusion
Sunday, July 7
12:00 noon – 4:00 pm
Free Outdoor Performance
Half-Price Museum Admission
Spend a wonderful day in Heckscher Park! Experience Live Art Fusion created by local Huntington resident and musician Rich Rivkin. Listen to live jazz and watch as artists speed paint to the music. Explore the Museum’s exhibitions and find inspiration. No rain date.
DRIVE! […]

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The upcoming weekend, June 29-30, is free fishing weekend in New York State. During the weekend, anglers of all ages may fish without a license in any of New York’s fresh water lakes, rivers and streams.

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