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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
Jean 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 firstname.lastname@example.org, Attention: Anne Woodworth, Board of Directors Secretary.
Leonard Shaw: In Memoriam
It is with great sorrow that the Friends of Cedarmere Board of Directors announce the passing of Leonard 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.
Len was active in the Roslyn community for many years. A memorial service at Cedarmere is planned for a later date.
Friends of Cedarmere members and friends gathered to plant over 450 bulbs at Cedarmere on Saturday Oct 25th.
POETRY READINGS SERIES
Sponsored by The Hagedorn Foundation
Join the Friends for a poetry reading and reception at the historic home of poet and editor, William Cullen Bryant. Free. Donations gratefully accepted. Click here for press release.
A WILLIAM CULLENT BRYANT BIRTHDAY READING...
Sunday, November 2, 2:00 to 5:00 pm hosted by poet and series host, Liz Axelrod. This event will feature poets, Star Black, David Lehman, Laura Cronk, and Stefanie Lipsey. Reception follows.