Celebrating Women's History on Long Island
After helping to win the statewide right to vote a year prior, Long Island women cast their first ballots in the local elections of 1918. In honor of this momentous achievement one hundred years ago, the Long Island Room presents its 2018 Program Series and Exhibit, “Celebrating Women’s History on Long Island,” to illustrate the many important contributions women have made in shaping the area’s local history.
The Beatles - Origins of the Sgt. Peppers Album
Saturday, August 4
Kings Park Building
Explore the early history of the Beatles, leading up to the first epic album in the history of Rock n Roll - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band. Understand the role and contribution of each band member, social and political trends of the era in the USA and UK and learn about the contrast between early album and this one, as well as innovative recording techniques.