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William Cullen Bryant
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The Friends of Cedarmere are grateful to our sponsors for their generous support.
Atria on Roslyn Harbor, NY
Delicacies Gourmet Deli, Roslyn NY
Diane's Bakery Cafe, Roslyn NY
Holiday Farms, Roslyn Hts NY
Jeanne Land Foundation
The New York Community Trust - Horace & Amy Hagedorn Fund
Photographing Special Events at Cedarmere
Want to commemorate a wedding or another special event with photographs in the gardens, or in William Cullen Bryant's home?
The property faces Hempstead Harbor and has spectacular sunsets. Click here for guidelines.
Our Mission is..
To restore, preserve,and promote public use of Nassau County's Cedarmere Museum, the Roslyn Harbor estate of William Cullen Bryant, a prominent 19th century poet, newspaper editor and civic leader.
To fulfill this...
We welcome MEMBERS to join as individuals and families. VOLUNTEERS are greatly appreciated! To support our programs and physical improvements to the buildings and grounds as a SPONSOR, please contact us.
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House: Closed to the public
Mill: Closed for interior renovation.
Grounds: Open to visitors year-round from dawn to dusk.
Cedarmere is owned and managed by Nassau County's Department of Recreation, Parks & Museums.
Click below for directions.
Cedarmere Guided Tours: Volunteers Needed
Volunteers are needed to provide guided tours of CEDARMERE'S historic gardens, outbuildings, and selected rooms
in Bryant's home.
Send your name and contact information to email@example.com, Attention: Anne Woodworth, Board of Directors Secretary.
Memorial Service: Leonard Shaw
Please join FRIENDS OF CEDARMERE, members of Nassau County organizations, fellow musicians, friends, colleagues and family of Leonard Shaw as we celebrate his extraordinary life.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, November 22nd at the Bryant Library in Roslyn at 2:00 p.m.
Parking is limited. There is another parking area on the right past the Church and Library.
The Library is handicapped accessible.
POETRY READINGS SERIES:
DECEMBER 7TH 2-5PM
Sponsored by The Hagedorn Foundation
Come in from the cold and join the FRIENDS OF CEDARMERE at our Holiday Poetry Reading on Sunday December 7th, from 2-5pm. Relax in the cpzy warmth of this historic home and listen to our featured poets:
The Poetry Reading events and reception are held at CEDARMERE, the historic home of poet and editor, William Cullen Bryant.
Free. Donations gratefully accepted.
Leonard Shaw: In Memoriam
It is with great sorrow that the Friends of Cedarmere Board of Directors announce the passing of Leonard 'Len' Shaw, who died on October 22nd after a brief illness.
Vice-President and Treasurer of Friends of Cedarmere, Len was also Roslyn Village representative to the Hempstead Harbor Protection Committee, and Secretary of the Roslyn Landmark Society. An accomplished violinist, Leonard was a longtime member of the North Shore Symphony Orchestra (NSSO).
Len was active in the Roslyn community for many years.