Past Events

November General Meeting 

Guest Speaker: 

Helen Kalbach, Society Curator 

“Robert Hawkins, Houses and Family” 

Thursday, November 18, 2021 

7:30pm @ Swezey-Avey House 

October General Meeting 

Guest Speaker: 

MaryLaura Lamont, U.S Park Ranger (Ret.)William Floyd Estate 

“Richard Floyd, and the Whalers” 

Thursday, October 21, 2021 

7:30pm @ Swezey-Avey House 

September General Meeting 

Guest Speaker: 

Anthony Butera 

”Long Island Redware Pottery" 

Thursday, September 16, 2021 

7:30pm @ Swezey-Avey House 

August General Meeting 

Guest Speaker: 

Max Rowland 

”Civil War Music & Stories" 

Thursday, August 19, 2021 

7:30pm @ Swezey-Avey House 

July General Meeting 

Guest Speaker: 

Paul Kaplan, Author 

”New York in the Progressive Era: Social

Reform and Cultural Upheaval 1890-1920" 

Thursday, July 15, 2021 

7:30pm @ Swezey-Avey House 

April General Meeting 

Guest Speaker:

Bill Bleyer 

”Long Island Whaling" 

Thursday, April 14, 2021 

7:30pm @ Swezey-Avey House 

Spring Community

Yard Sale 

Saturday, May 16th, 9:00am—4:00pm 
(Rain date: Sunday, May 17th) 

Donation: $10 per vendor. 

Set up on the Hawkins House lawns. 

No reservations necessary. 

Call 631-924-4803 with questions. 

Yaphank Historic District 

Christmas Tour 

Sunday, December 15, 2019 


Donation: $10 adults: free for 12 yrs. or younger 
Houses on the Tour 

Swezey-Avey House 

Homan-Gerard House 

Hawkins House 

Mary L. Booth House 

Yaphank Police Garage 

Victorian Harvest Tea 

Saturday, October 14, 2018 

2:00pm – 4:30pm 

At The Hawkins House. 

Donation is $30 per person. 

Reservations: Please call 631-874-9265.