Presentation: “History of the Bay Shore Fire Department”

by Shoshanna M. |

Meet featured speaker Mr. Douglas Bunge, as he presents his lecture “The History of the Bay Shore Fire Department.” At the Bay Shore Historical Society’s November 21 meeting, 7 p.m. at Bay Shore-Brightwaters Public Library. All are welcome free of charge. Refreshments will be served. For further information contact the Society at (631)665-1707 or email bayshohissoc@optonline.net.

Bay Shore Historical Society October Meeting: “Murder and Mayhem on Long Island”

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The October Meeting of the Bay Shore Historical Society will be on Thursday, October 17 beginning at 7 pm at the Bay Shore- Brightwaters Library (1 South Country Rd., Brightwaters). The featured speaker will be Amy Folk, researcher, archivist, and historian. The title of Ms. Folk’s presentation will be “Murder and Mayhem on Long Island.” All are welcome free of … Full Story

Bottle Collecting Presentation at Bay Shore Historical Society

by Shoshanna M. |

The Bay Shore Historical Society will host bottle collector and researcher Howard Crawford at its meeting on Thursday, September 19, 2019. Mr. Crawford will speak about and demonstrate glass artifacts from Bay Shore’s many bottlers dating from the late 1800’s. The meeting will begin at 7:00 pm at the Bay Shore – Brightwaters Library and is open to all, free … Full Story

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Book Review: Images of America – Bay Shore

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By Rita Plush “Images of America – Bay Shore” | Christopher Verga and Neil Buffett | Arcadia Publishers $21.99 If all Bay Shore means to you is going to the Fire Island ferry, please pick up a copy of “Images of America – Bay Shore” by Christopher Verga and Neil Buffett, local historians and professors of American history. The pictorial account of … Full Story