COURTESY PHOTO | Fiddle scholar Jeff Davis.
Sylvester Manor Educational Farm will bring renowned musician and scholar Jeff Davis to the manor on Saturday, June 2 at 6:30 p.m. The event consists of a potluck dinner, followed by Mr. Davis discussing the rich history of fiddle tunes and barn dances on the north and south shores of Long Island, and will finish up with a contra dance at the Sylvester Manor Farmstand. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | Karl Schwarz, Gregory Morgan and David A. Barnes are the New Moon Blues Band.
NEW MOON BLUES BAND
Sylvester Manor Educational Farm proudly presents New Moon Blues Band in concert at the Manor House Music Room on Saturday, May 12 with shows at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Featuring Karl Schwarz, Gregory Morgan and David A. Barnes, the New Moon Blues Band is built around the sounds of traditional acoustic blues and spiritual tunes.
This performance is the third in Sylvester Manor’s 2018 concert series and the second of two shows this spring in the Manor House Music Room. Tickets are $25. Visit sylvestermanor.org or call (631) 749-0626 for tickets and information.
THURSDAY, MAY 10
Mother’s Day craft, kids design a picture frame for someone special. 2:30 p.m. library. (631) 749-0042 (more…)
THURSDAY, MAY 3
Tres de Mayo, young adults celebrate Cinco de Mayo a couple days early with homemade quesadillas. 3 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.
National Day of Prayer 2018, 7 p.m. Youth Center, American Legion Hall. This year’s theme is “Unity.” All welcome, light refreshments. (more…)
Historic photo of Sylvester Manor from the collection of Sylvester Manor Educational Farm.
Sylvester Manor Educational Farm’s upcoming 2018 exhibition, “A Place in Pictures,” showcases photographs and paintings from the non-profit organization’s collection.
The show will open June 1 and it illustrates the use of images to portray life at Sylvester Manor during the time of the Horsford family in the 19th century through the 20th century when Alice and Andrew Fiske lived at the Manor. (more…)