top of page

Sunday Seminars on Long Island History

History of the Hempstead Plains

Dr. Paul Van Wie, Associate Professor of History and Political Science at Molloy University, founding president of the Franklin Square Historical Museum, member of the Nassau County Historical Society and historian with the Town of Hempstead Landmarks Commission.

Dr. Van Wie will talk about the historical and ecological importance of the Hempstead Plains, the only substantial natural tallgrass prairie east of the Appalachian Mountains, and home today to globally rare plants.




Sunday, October 22, 2023 - 1:00 - 3:00pm

bottom of page