Our education department hosts interesting and informative lectures, musical programs and workshops throughout the year to tie in with our exhibitions. Most programs are free with regular museum admission. Check the calendar for a schedule of upcoming programs.

Symposium – Elias Pelletreau: Long Island’s Silversmith and Entrepreneur

October 27 @ 9:45 am - 3:30 pm

All day symposium exploring this important early American silversmith’s life and work, as well as the Long Island Colonial and Revolutionary War-era world that he inhabited. Scholars and historians examine Pelletreau’s fine craftsmanship and his essential role in the complex trade and social worlds. Fees include symposium and museum admission. Member discount available. Optional $10 […]

Copper Bracelet Workshop

November 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until November 10, 2018

Create your own copper bracelet with sculptor and jewelry maker Julio Saenz in this two-part workshop. Space is limited; pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Fee includes two-day workshop and all materials. Discount for members. Please call extension 212 to register.

Copper Bracelet Workshop

November 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until November 10, 2018

Create your own copper bracelet with sculptor and jewelry maker Julio Saenz in this two-part workshop. Space is limited; pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Fee includes two-day workshop and all materials. Discount for members. Please call extension 212 to register.

Winter Open House/Decoy Day

December 2

Take a break from the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping and stop by LIM for Decoy Day. Contemporary decoy carvers will demonstrate their skills and share stories of waterfowl hunting, once a mainstay of Long Island life. Exhibitions on view include Bayman’s Art, our decoy gallery, the LIMarts members exhibition Siver Linings:  Artists Search […]

Holiday Workshop 1: Botanicals

December 8 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join the North Suffolk Garden Club for this creative workshop. Participants will learn to create a beautiful, one-of-a-kind centerpiece using natural plants and seasonal greenery. Great for your own holiday table or to use as a hostess gift. Price shown for this workshop only. Sign up for both and pay only $45. Discount available for museum members. […]

Holiday Workshop 2: Jewelry Making

December 9 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Nancy Golder will show you simple techniques on turning everyday items into unique jewelry pieces. Price show is for jewelry workshop only. Sign up for holiday workshop too and pay one price of $45. Fee includes all materials. Discount available for museum members.