Nassau Chamber Chorale

The Nassau Chamber Chorale performed so magnificently at the 2017 Winter Choral Concert at Hempstead House, the Conservancy invited them back as the featured artists in their very own concert on May 20, 2018 at 2 pm. Led by Edward P. Norris III, the NCC is an exceptionally talented ensemble comprised of Nassau County’s finest (more…)

A Study in Wine

Registration for individual sessions is now open – but just a few spaces are left! Spend springtime evenings in Hempstead House, discovering the world of wine in a new eight-session course, led by Mike Douglass of Post Wine & Spirits. Whether you are knowledgeable about wines and wine production, or new to the subject, this comprehensive (more…)

Rosé & Roses Cocktail Party

Meet in the Palm Court of Hempstead House at 6 pm sharp! This special evening begins with a brief tour of this iconic 50,000 square foot Gold Coast mansion, followed by sunset in the magnificent rose gardens overlooking the Long Island Sound. We’ll sample excellent rosés, reds, whites and craft beer. Admission Conservancy Members: $35 (more…)

Opera in Two Mansions: Mozart’s “A School for Love”

The North Shore Music Festival returns with a wonderful production of Mozart’s great comic opera “A School for Love” on July 21, when a pair of young lovers test each others’ faithfulness – or lack thereof… 6 pm – Cocktails, dinner, and dessert in Hempstead House 8 pm – Performance in Castle Gould’s Great Hall (more…)

The White Party, A Benefit for Education Programs

Save the Date! The White Party A Benefit for Education Programs at the Sands Point Preserve 6 PM  VIP Cocktail Hour at the new Organic Vegetable Garden 7 PM  Farm to Table Feast Hempstead House Rose Garden Tickets VIP: 6-10 PM – $150/person 7-10 PM – $100/person To purchase tickets early, call 516.304.5076. Online sales (more…)