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Custer Institute and Observatory

Custer Institute and Observatory

December 31, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

The evening sky puts on a wonderful show, especially as you head east on Long Island to scenic Southold. The Custer Institute and Observatory, located at 1115 Main Bayview Road in Southold, was established in 1927, making it Long Island’s oldest public observatory. It is open to the public every Saturday 7:00 pm through midnight […]

Learning from History

Learning from History

August 1, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

When I look out towards the ocean, I’m always hoping to spot a whale or dolphin coming up for air. As someone keenly aware of the creatures around us, I know how precious and irreplaceable marine lives are, and I understand that humans are responsible for preserving their habitats and lives. However, for us to […]

No Days Off From Fun!

No Days Off From Fun!

December 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

  The winter brings lots of days off from school. If they’re not filled with holiday activities or blizzards, a visit to one of Long Island’s many museums, historical sites, and nature centers is a lot of fun for the entire family. We’ve compiled a list of 15 places — these should keep you busy […]