Forum on Landmarks in Prospect Heights tonight

On Wednesday, September 19 at 7:00PM, please join the Prospect Heights Neighborhood Development Council and invited guest speakers for a community forum on historic designation for Prospect Heights, to be held in the auditorium of P.S. 9, 80 Underhill Avenue at St. Marks Avenue. Prospect Heights has remained remarkably free from large-scale physical change, making […]

Victorian Society Events

METROPOLITAN CHAPTER of THE VICTORIAN SOCIETY IN AMERICA Please Join Us For These Fabulous Fall Programs! Lecture SeriesAll lectures are at the Donnell Library Auditorium, 20 W. 53rd St., New York CityAdmission is FREE; no reservations required! Tuesday, September 11, 6 PM Henry Ward Beecher, the Most Famous Man in AmericaDebby Applegate, winner of the […]

Fall Programs from HDC

Seats are filling up fast! HDC’s “On the Town in New York: Historic Theaters and Bars of New York City” is just around the corner, so be sure to send in your reservations soon. This fascinating series of programs will investigate the history and preservation of some of New York City’s most notorious haunts. Tomorrow, […]

History Programs from the Staten Island Museum

The Staten Island Museum is pleased to announce an exciting array of unique history programs for October and November 2007. Please note program locations and registration information where necessary. For further information call Seth Wollney at 718.727.1135 ext. 105. **************************************************** A new exhibition!This Was Our Paradise: Spanish Camp-1929 to TodayOctober 12, 2007-January 13, 2008Opening reception: […]

Preservation & Economic Development on Staten Island: Don't Miss the Boat

PRESERVATION and ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTStaten Island, Don’t Miss the Boat!Jay DiLorenzo, President of the Preservation League of New York State, will speak at 7:30PM on Friday, September 7, 2007, at Christ Church, 76 Franklin Avenue, Staten Island. This discussion will present how other parts of New York State have effectively used preservation as a tool for […]

Symposium: New Audiences for Old Houses: September 28, 2007

NEW AUDIENCES FOR OLD HOUSES: BUILDING A FUTURE WITH THE PASTSeptember 28, 20078:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The Boston Athenaeum, 10 1/2 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02108 The Nichols House Museum, in partnership with the Art History Department and Preservation Studies Program of Boston University and The Boston Athenaeum, invite you to attend a symposium […]

Preserving New York – Then & Now; Symposium February 16, 2008

SAVE THE DATE! The New York Preservation Archive Project and the Museum of the City of New York announce the symposium Preserving New York – Then and Now, to be held onSaturday, February 16, 2008 at the Museum of the City of New York. Call for PapersThe New York Preservation Archive Project is pleased to […]

HDC Summer Lecture Series & Summer Friends Party

Make sure to join us for our informative lecture series created to keep you up-to-date on some of HDC’s current projects and recent goings-on at LPC. And for Friends of HDC, we invite you to attend our exclusive cocktail reception at Roosevelt Island’s historic Octagon Building this Thursday. Each of these events is free of […]

A Rally, a Letter and a Lecture – all to help save Brooklyn

From Eric McClure, Campaign Coordinator eric@parkslopeneighbors.orgRally/Press Conference Against NY’s Rampant Abuse of Eminent DomainThis Wednesday afternoon, June 27th, at 1:00 p.m., property owners, advocates, elected officials and citizens will take to the steps of City Hall for a rally and press conference intended to raise awareness of the epidemic abuse of eminent domain in New […]

Lecture: Rebuilding New Orleans

The Institute of Classical Architecture & Classical America is pleased to present THE 2007 FELLOWS’ SUMMER LECTURE SERIES HISTORIC CITIES IN TRANSITION atNew York School of Interior Design170 East 70th Street, New York City Lecture II 6:00 PM Wednesday, June 27 “From the Cabildo to Katrina Cottages: Rebuilding New Orleans After the Storm” Steve Mouzon, […]