Calendar/Programs

Calendar/Programs

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  • Midweek Bird Walk: South Beach/Fort Wadsworth

    Wednesday, March 4, 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Location: South Beach/Fort Wadsworth
    Free/Donations Welcome
    Join us for this 1-2 mile birding walk.
    Supported in part by HSBC

     
  • Curator's Talk: Betty Bressi & Edith Susskind

    Sunday, March 8, 2:00pm
    Location: Staten Island Museum, 75 Stuyvesant Place
    Free with Museum Admission
    Join Curator Robert Bunkin and tour the works of Betty Bressi and collectors Edith & Alfred Susskind.

     
  • Midweek Bird Walk: Clove Lakes Park

    Wednesday, March 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Location: Clove Lakes Park, Martling Ave. Bridge
    Free/Donations Welcome
    Join us for this 1-2 mile hike as spring approaches.
    Supported in part by HSBC

     
  • Lunch and Learn: Betty Bressi & Edith Susskind

    Wednesday, March 18, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
    Location: Staten Island Museum, 75 Stuyvesant Place
    $25, Pastosa Box Lunch Included
    Join us for Pastosa lunch and a talk with Curator of Art Robert Bunkin

     
  • Midweek Bird Walk: Conference House Park

    Wednesday, April 1, 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Location: Conference House Park, Satterlee Street
    Free/Donations Welcome
    Join us for this 1-2 mile hike with your guide, Ed Johnson!
    Supported in part by HSBC

     
  • Outdoor Adventures: Snug Harbor (FREE)

    Tuesday, April 7, 11:00am - 12:30pm
    Location: Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden, 1000 Richmond Terrace
    Free
    Join us for a fun family adventure through 83-acres of NYC Park!

     
  • Outdoor Adventures: Conference House Park (FREE)

    Thursday, April 9, 11:00am - 12:30pm
    Location: Conference House Park, 298 Satterlee Street
    Free
    A fun family adventure in New York's southern most park!

     
  • Midweek Bird Walk: Clove Lakes Park

    Wednesday, April 15, 10:00am – 12:00pm
    Location: Clove Lakes Park, Martling Avenue Bridge
    Free/Donations Welcome
    Join us for a 1-2 mile hike in search of seasonal birds.
    Supported in part by HSBC

     
  • Spring Bird and Wildflower Walk

    Saturday, April 18, 1:00pm – 3:00pm
    Location: Wolfe's Pond Park, 420 Cornelia Street
    Free/Donations Welcome
    Explore the ephemeral beauty of spring wildflowers at Wolfe’s Pond Park.

     
  • Jr. Science Club: Make the Connection

    Saturday, April 18, 10:00am–12:00pm
    Location: Staten Island Museum, 75 Stuyvesant Place
    $8/$5 Members
    For kids 8-13, parents may observe. Learn about electricity!
    Supported in part by
      

     
  • Make Your Own Pinhole Camera Workshop (Alice Austen House Event)

    Saturday, April 18, 1:00pm & 3:00pm
    Location: Alice Austen House, 2 Hylan Blvd.
    $10/Camera
    In advance of Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day (April 26) make your own pinhole camera at the Alice Austin House.

     
  • Digging for Gold: Poetry from the Archives

    Saturday, April 18, 2:00pm
    Location: Staten Island Museum History Archives, Building H at Snug Harbor, 1000 Richmond Terrace
    Free/Donations Welcome
    Poet and English professor Dr. Marguerite Maria Rivas will read poems based on her adventures in Museum’s archives

     
  • Soarin' Over Staten Island

    Sunday, April 19, 11:00am – 4:00pm
    Location: Fresh Kills Park, Meet at 350 Wild Avenue
    Free
    Climb to the top of Fresh Kills North Park and look for migrant hawks returning home to NYC

     
  • The Civil War Pinhole Project: Photographs by Michael Falco (OPENING RECEPTION)

    Saturday, April 25, 2:00pm – 4:00pm
    Location: Staten Island Museum, 75 Stuyvesant Place
    $5/Free for Members
    This exhibition presents a selection of prints made by photographer Michael Falco.

     
  • Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day (Alice Austen House Event)

    Sunday, April 26, 12:00 pm– 4:00pm
    Location: Alice Austen House, 2 Hylan Blvd.
    Join our friends at the Alice Austen House for this worldwide photography event!

     
  • Midweek Bird Walk: Wolfe's Pond Park and Lemon Creek

    Wednesday, April 29, 10:00am–12:00pm
    Location: Wolfe's Pond Park, Holten Ave. and Purdy Place
    Free/Donations welcome
    Osprey, blue-winged teal and a variety of warblers are all possibilities.
    Supported in part by HSBC

     
  • Midweek Bird Walk: Clove Lakes Park

    Wednesday, May 6, 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Location: Clove Lakes Park, Martling Ave. Bridge
    Free / Donations welcome
    Spring weather makes trees and shrubs come alive with songbirds!
    Supported in part by HSBC

     
  • Taking Flight: 2015 Spring Gala (Special Event)

    Saturday May 9, 6:00pm – 10:30pm
    Location: Above Ballroom at the Hilton Garden Inn, 1100 South Avenue, Staten Island
    $225/$200 Founding Members
    Celebrate the Staten Island Museum and honor Elizabeth Egbert’s legacy at this year’s spring gala.

     
  • Artist’s Talk: Michael Falco's Pinhole to the Civil War

    Wednesday, May 13, 7:00pm
    Location: Staten Island Museum, 75 Stuyvesant Place
    Free with Museum Admission
    Join us for a visual lecture detailing the artist, Michael Falco’s, four-year odyssey into capturing Civil War battlefields and enactors with a pinhole camera.

     
  • Midweek Bird Walk: Mt. Loretto Unique Area

    Wednesday, May 13 , 10:00am-12:00pm
    Location: Mount Loretto Unique Area, Hylan Blvd.
    Free/Donations Welcome
    Join your guide Ed Johnson for a 1-2 mile hike over meadows and wetlands.
    Supported in part by HSBC

     
  • Jr. Science Club: Bridging the Gap

    Saturday, May 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Location: Staten Island Museum, 75 Stuyvesant Place
    $8/$5 Members
    Experiment with bridges and load bearing capacity. For kids 8-13, parents may observe.
    Supported in part by
      

     
  • Midweek Bird Walk: Great Kills Park (*Timed for the tides*)

    Wednesday, May 20, 2:00pm-4:00pm
    Location: Great Kills Park, Staten Island
    Free/Donations Welcome
    Join your guide Ed Johnson for a 1-2 mile hike in search of migrating shorebirds.
    Supported in part by HSBC