October 22 - Start Training Now!! - Time to Run for the Lighthouse.  The race will begin and end at Steppingstone Park in Kings Point, which has a view of the Lighthouse.  You can register by clicking on the Event Power website.

We also need sponsors.  Would your company like the race named after them?  Would they like to sponsor prizes for the winners?  Name on the race T-shirt?  Contact us at, or via this website, or give us a call at 516-288-6124.

Sunday, April 30, 7:00 pm
      Boom or Bust: America’s Journey on the Erie Canal

           Sponsored by the Oyster Bay Historical Society

Sunday, June 4, 2 pm
      Jonathan Olly, “Midnight Rum: L.I. and Prohibition”
      (At the Community Church of East Williston)

      Sponsored by the Nassau County Historical Society

The First Annual Stepping Stones 5K Walk/Run!!!!

Other events that might interest you

These are sponsored by other Historical Societies, and similar organizations.  Please contact those organizations for further details.

Watch this space for more events coming in the Fall!

Open Meetings of the Board of Directors

All Board Meetings take place at Great Neck House at 7:30PM

August 23

September 13

October 18

November 15

December 20

Everyone is welcome!

Historical Society Events

Throughout the year the Great Neck Historical Society sponsors movies, talks and other events to share the history of our community. Please come and join us; our events are open to the public.

Click here to view some of our past events.

Scroll down the page to see events sponsored by other organizations.