Hadassah: An American Story

Virtual

Hadassah: Women's Zionist Organization of America presents a joint interview with Hadassah Lieberman and her daughter Rebecca Lieberman with Janice Weinman.

Boston’s Oldest Buildings

Join City of Boston Archaeologist Joe Bagley on a walking tour of Downtown’s oldest surviving buildings featured in his recent book, Boston's Oldest Buildings and Where to Find Them. This tour features insights into the hidden and diverse histories of these buildings, all of which date to before the American Revolution, as well as sites […]

$25

Boston’s Oldest Buildings

The Charlestown Historical Society to host a walking tour with Boston City archaeologist Joe Bagley. Details to come.

Birdwatching in New York City and on Long Island

Central Park Zoo

NYC Audubon's 17th Annual Fall Roost at the Central Park Zoo supports efforts to protect wild birds and their habitats in the five boroughs through scientific research, community engagement, advocacy, and boots-on-the-ground restoration. Event details are available at nycaudubon.org.

Birdwatching in New York City and Long Island (Lecture)

Virtual

The beauty, solace, and sense of belonging to a much bigger world outside of our own is both appealing and good for the soul — birding can provide that and more. Whether you are in the suburbs, countryside or in urban areas, there are many species of birds to be admired, with more than 200 […]

Birdwatching in New York City and Long Island (Walk)

Central Park, New York

The beauty, solace, and sense of belonging to a much bigger world outside of our own is both appealing and good for the soul — birding can provide that and more. Whether you are in the suburbs, countryside or in urban areas, there are many species of birds to be admired, with more than 200 […]

Boston’s Oldest Buildings

Langley Adams Library presents Joe Bagley and his new book. Register on the event page. Hot off the press, The City of Boston's archaeologist Joe Bagley will discuss and provide a slide show of his new book Boston's Oldest Buildings and Where to Find Them. Joe's book features 50 buildings that predate the 1800s and […]

FREE

Big House, Little House, Back House, Barn

Desert of Maine 95 Desert Rd, Freeport

Join us for a presentation in the Tuttle Barn by award-winning author Thomas Hubka as he discusses his pioneering book, Big House, Little House, Back House Barn. Hubka’s research offers fascinating insight into the lives of the people who built the 19th century connected farmhouses that still dot the Maine countryside today. The presentation will include […]

Big House, Little House, Back House, Barn

Plainfield Town Hall 1079 Route 12A, Plainfield

Through architecture unique to northern New England, this illustrated talk focuses on several case studies that show how farmers converted their typical separate house and barns into connected farmsteads. Thomas Hubka's research in his award-winning book, Big House, Little House, Back House, Barn: The Connected Farm Buildings of New England, demonstrates that average farmers were, in […]

Belonging and Betrayal: How Jews Made the Art World Modern

Virtual

The “Friday Forum” series at Harvard Book Store will feature Charles Dellheim in conversation with Jonathan Petropoulos, the John V. Croul Professor of European History at Claremont McKenna College.. Visit the event page to register. This event is free with an opportunity to provide a $5 contribution at registration.

FREE

Belonging and Betrayal: How Jews Made the Art World Modern

Virtual

Join author Charles Dellheim and Sylvia Fuks Fried, executive director of the Tauber Institute for the Study of European Jewry, for a discussion of a book that examines a story of dealers of Old Masters, champions of modern art, and victims of Nazi plunder. Since the late 1990s, the fate of  art stolen by the […]