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General Membership Meeting This month's General Membership meeting will be held on Saturday March 4th at 2:00 at the Bayport Blue Point library. *Please note. This is a  Saturday. ...

St Patrick's Day Parade Calling all Victorian Leprechauns!Save the date! On March 12th, 2017 at 11:00, The Bayport-Blue Point Chamber of Commerce will be sponsoring its annual St. Patrick's Day parade! Now in its 27th year, the Chamber Committee has selected Karl Auwaerter of Bayport Flower Houses as it's Grand Marshall for 2017! All BHA members are encouraged to march in the parade to show their support of the Association and our community. If you would like to join us, please email Bbphistorical@gmail.com or call 631-472-4625 for more details....

Did You Know This About Long Island?The February general membership meeting will be held at the Bayport Blue Point Libraryon February 12th, 2017 starting at 2:00. The presentation will be by Noel Gish local historian and author.This talk is a light hearted look at the rich history that is Long Island. Through an examination of the men and women who have lived and worked here we get to see how this island fits into the fabric of our nation's history. From the island the Native Americans called "Paumanauk" to the island the English simply called "Long", the island people have left a past...

Happy New Year! We would like to wish a Happy Healthy New Year to all of our members. It is with sincere gratitude we say 'Thank You' to our many volunteers who continue to keep the history of Meadow Croft and the important work of preservation alive in our community. ~~~Christmas At Meadow Croft On December 3rd and 4th hundreds of people and families came out to enjoy Christmas at Meadow Croft. Chairperson Leann Berg was so pleased with the turnout and the support from the many, many volunteers and our charitable vendors who donated items for our raffles. Meadow Croft was warm and inviting as sounds of...

Nominations for the BHA Board of Directors The nominating committee is developing a slate of members for the 2017 board. There are several seats open, including Vice President and 2 directors. Any current BHA member may serve on the board. It requires only one meeting per month. If you would be willing to serve for the 2017 year, please contact John Amato at johnfamato@optonline.net. Volunteers NeededWe are also looking for members to serve on various committees throughout the year. You can work from home! If you have a particular skill or interest (house tour, special events, light clerical and organization) please contact us at BBPhistorical@gmail.com. Docents Needed If you have an interest in Bayport History...

Christmas Committee Volunteers are needed! If you can help out for this event or if you have a display that fits the theme and would like it to be displayed, please call our chairperson Leann Berg at 631-235-1702.Holiday decorations will be raffled off. Raffle tickets will be sent to all BHA members soon in the U.S. mail. Please mail the ticket stubs and donations to Bayport Heritage Association P.O. Box 4, Bayport, NY 11705 ~~~The Event: December 3rd and 4th, 2016A Candy Cane Christmas. Magnificent Dutch, Victorian and Edwardian Christmas decorations, vintage clothing and a special visit from St. Nicholas! Special exhibits for 2016. The Roosevelt's grand piano will fill the home with music for...

Generall Meeting:Sunday November 6th 2:00 Bayport Blue Point Public Library"Haunted Mansions of Long Island" presented by Monica Randall, guest speaker and best-selling author. Monica shares amazing true stories of spectral beings. Learn about some of LI's most intriguing manor houses, with their labyrinths of secret passageways, hidden chambers, deserted tunnels and the mysterious events that surround them. Fact is stranger than fiction!~~~Mark Your Calendars for the Annual Christmas Event!December 3rd and 4th, 2016Christmas at Meadow Croft Join us for an old-fashioned Christmas at Meadow Croft! This year's theme is A Candy Cane Christmas. Mark your calendars for December 3rd and 4th, 2016 from 12:00-4:00. Magnificent Dutch, Victorian and Edwardian Christmas decorations, vintage clothing and a...

Don't miss this amazing, fund-raising event!The Bayport Heritage Association 29th Autumn House TourRead more about it here on the Suffolk county NewsSunday, October 23st 2016, 1pm-5pm. Tickets are $25 per person and all proceeds go to the Bayport Heritage Association.Tickets at the following locations:•              Country Junque on Middle Road•              Bayport Flower House•              Bayport-Blue Point LibraryHistorical and unique homes, in Bayport and Blue Point, are featured including the Roosevelt Estate at Meadow Croft.Antique cars will be on display at all locations.Refreshments will be served at the Meadow Croft estate, 299 Middle Road.Limited Tickets are available!Update:The Autumn House Tour Thank you to all who attended...

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING: Sunday October 9th 2016 at 2pm in the Bayport Blue Point Public Library. Gene Collora presents: The Other Long Island Railroad Gene has written two books and has had many of his photographs appear in books focusing on railroads of the Northeast.  He was a featured photographer in the 2006 Center for Railroad Art & Photography/New York Transit Museum exhibit, “Many Hands: Representations of Railroad Workers” showing at Grand Central Station, New York City, and at the Railroad Museum of Long Island. He is an active speaker and lecturer having presented photo journals for railroad organizations and historical societies throughout the United States and Canada....