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2018 Speaker Series: Dr. Douglas Brinkley – Theodore Roosevelt: Our Conservationist President

We are pleased to launch our 2018 Speaker Series with Dr. Douglas Brinkley, Professor of History at Rice University, CNN Presidential Historian and author of The Wilderness Warrior: Theodore Roosevelt and the Crusade for America on Wednesday, April 11 at 7 p.m. at Friends of the Bay’s office (111 South Street, Oyster Bay). Dr. Brinkley’s topic is “Theodore Roosevelt: Our Conservationist President.”

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The nation’s chief before the forest king – President Roosevelt in Big Tree Grove, Santa Cruz, California, c1903

The Speaker Series is an informative and entertaining program of lectures and demonstrations aimed at providing attendees with a deeper understanding of the importance of the estuary and the surrounding watershed. Free for members, $5 non-members. Registration is required by calling 516-922-6666.