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The Bay Ridge Historical Society

Events

UPCOMING EVENTS
All events are free and open to the public.
The Bay Ridge Historical Society meets on the third Wednesdays of most months, with breaks in the summer and winter.

October 17, 2018
Speaker and topic TBA
Shore Hill Community Room, 9000 Shore Road, 7:30pm

November 21, 2018
Less than two weeks after the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day, World War I New York author Kevin Fitzpatrick will discuss the city’s involvement in the Great War. Fitzpatrick will be joined, in Doughboy uniform, by fellow reenactor Marc Hermann, who will bring artifacts from the conflict.
Shore Hill Community Room, 9000 Shore Road, 7:30pm

December 19, 2018
Speaker and topic TBA
Shore Hill Community Room, 9000 Shore Road, 7:30pm

View past events here. (Since 2017)

About

Founded in 1976, the Bay Ridge Historical Society helps preserve the history of the Greater Bay Ridge Area, while enlightening current and past residents about its historic significance. It does so through slideshows, PowerPoint presentations, lectures, bus trips and tours. Its members have also published several books.

President: Tom A. McCarthy
First Vice President: Henry Stewart
Second Vice President: Thomas Hilton
Secretary: Pamela Combis
Treasurer: Peter Scarpa

Past Presidents: Victor Carlson, Jack Gabel, Susan Pulaski, Peter Scarpa, Jack LaTorre and Andrew Gounardes