The Southampton Historical Museum is widely recognized for organizing some of the most loved social events in the Hamptons. Raising funds in support of local history doesn’t have to be stuffy. We hope you join us at our next event.
Holiday Wood Wreath Workshop
DATES: Thursday, November 6; 6-8 PMplay
Please join the Southampton Historical Museum and the Rogers Memorial Library in a Holiday Wood Wreath Workshop. Shannon, of Sea Green Designs, will lead a hands-on workshop teaching how to use Amy Howard, at Home One Step Paint, to create an antiqued and distressed Wood Laurel Wreath that you can take home with you. Gold leaf accents will also be demonstrated. We’ll serve coffee, tea and dessert. Class size is limited! Payment at registration. All major credit cards are accepted. Space is limited! Call the Museum at 631-283-2949 (Wed-Sat 11-4). $40 Members, $50 Non-Members (includes wood wreath, paints and supplies).
Traditional Holiday Pies Made Easy with Stacy Dermont Senior Editor, Dan’s Papers
DATES: Thursday, November 13; 6-8 PMplay
Please join the Southampton Historical Museum and the Rogers Memorial Library in a fun pie making workshop, just in time for the holidays. Dan’s Papers restaurant critic and popular “Hamptons Epicure” columnist Stacy Dermont will lead the class in making apple, pumpkin and mincemeat (vegetarian) pies from local fruits. Dermont grew up on a farm in Western New York where she learned to make pies like her great-great grandmother did—with the best local ingredients and “no fuss, no muss”. Participants will help in forming pies and will leave not only with detailed recipes, but with one full-size pie to bake at home as well. Coffee and dessert will be served! Class size is limited, so call the Museum at (631) 283-2494 Wednesday thru Saturday to reserve your space. Payment at registration. All major credit cards are accepted. $25 Members, $35 Non-Members
Pinecone Holiday Tree Workshop with Florence Rewinski
DATES: Thursday, November 20; 6-8 PMplay
Please join the Southampton Historical Museum and the Rogers Memorial Library in a Pinecone Holiday Tree Workshop. Join your friends for wine & Cheese and an evening constructing a beautiful pinecone holiday tree for your home. Bring your own scissors, wire cutter, hot glue gun, glue sticks and floral picks. We’ll provide the rest. Class size is limited, so call the Museum at (631)283-2494 Wednesday thru Saturday to reserve your space. Payment at registration. All major credit cards are accepted. $25 Members, $35 Non-Members.
Hearthside Cheer – Tickets
DATES: SATURDAY, DECEMBER 6: 5:30 - 7:30 PMplay
Celebrate the pleasures of the holiday season in a Greek-revival mansion (The Rogers Mansion, 17 Meeting House Lane) decorated with winter garlands, flowers and antique ornaments. Bountiful hors d’oeuvres will be served with sumptuous sweets and generous libations. A Christmas carol sing-a-long is a perennial favorite. $50 in advance/$60 at the door.
Purchase Individual Tickets
For more than 4 Tickets, please call the museum office: 631.283.2494
Senior Holiday Party at the Rogers Mansion
DATES: Wednesday, December 10; 1:30-3:30 pmplay
The Southampton Village Senior Advisory Committee and the Southampton Historical Museum would like to welcome all seniors to celebrate the pleasures of the holiday season at the Captain Albert Rogers Mansion built in 1843 by a successful whaling merchant. The Greek Revival Mansion will be filled with holiday cheer with a piano player playing traditional holiday songs in the Music Room on a baby grand piano. The parlors and sitting rooms will be festooned with garlands of fresh winter greens and flowers. Colorful antique holiday decorations can be seen on the many trees that decorate the many reception rooms in the Mansion. Refreshments will be served! A 20% discount will be given to all seniors for purchases in the gift shop. Admission is free but reservations are required by Thursday, December 5th, and can be made by calling the Museum Wednesday -Saturday from 11-4 at (631) 283-2494.
Jewelry Making Class Schedule for 2014play
Students will learn the basics of jewelry making, from sculpting wax and soldering to setting stones and polishing, over an eight-week course. Master Jeweler Eric Messin will take you step by step to create a piece of jewelry that will be finished and ready to be worn. These classes take place at the historic Pelletreau Silver Shop in Southampton Village. The fee, which includes supplies, is $365 for members and $385 for non-members. To register for the class please call the Museum at 631-283-2494. Come learn and have fun.
SESSION 1: Friday, January 17 – Friday, March 7, 4pm –6pm
or Saturday, January 18 – Saturday, March 8, 10am—12pm
SESSION 2: Friday, March 14– Friday, May 2, 4pm-6pm
or Saturday March 15 – Saturday, May 3, 10am—12pm
SESSION 3: Friday, May 9 – Friday, June 27, 6pm—8pm
or Saturday, May 10 – Saturday, June 28, 10am-12pm
SESSION 4: Friday, July 11 – Friday, August 29, 6pm—8pm
or Saturday, July 12 – Saturday, August 30, 10am—12pm
SESSION 5: Friday, September 5 – Friday, October 24, 4pm—6pm
or Saturday, September 6 – Saturday, October 25, 10am—12pm
SESSION 6: Friday, October 31– Friday, December 19, 4pm—6pm
or Saturday, November 1 – Saturday, December 20, 10am—12pm