Calendar of Events


Passaic County Historical Society

2018 Upcoming Events


Sunday, June 24

Lambert Castle Concert Series: 5 p.m at Lambert Castle

Sophia Agranovich is a multi-award winning virtuoso pianist, recording artist, educator, and program director. A Steinway Artist, and a Juilliard graduate, she is “a bold, daring pianist in the tradition of the Golden Age Romantics”, “a tigress of the keyboard” – Fanfare. Ms. Agranovich has performed in USA, Europe, Israel, and Canada, and has collaborated with renowned musicians and members of major orchestras. The program will feature Sonata in C minor ‘Pathetique’ by Beethoven, 3 Scherzi by Chopin, works by Liszt, Debussy, and pieces dedicated to Sophia by the contemporary French composer Françoise Choveaux. Tickets $15

Sunday, July 15

Lambert Castle Concert Series: 5 p.m at Lambert Castle.
Double Entendre presents Music from the British Isles
Founded in 2005, Double Entendre Music Ensemble is a collective of like-minded musicians devoted to the adventurous exploration of the double reed repertoire. Noted for its first-rate musicianship and creativity, the Ensemble illuminates classics, revives neglected music, and commissions new works for these soulful instruments. From concert halls to beer halls, in churches and bookstores, schools and parks, Double Entendre reaches a diverse audience wherever engaged listeners are found. Double Entendre Music Ensemble is a 501(c)(3) organization. Learn more at Tickets $15

Friday and Saturday, July 20-21

Shakespeare at the Castle
The Passaic County Historical Society will host ATC Studios’ Summer Shakespeare Conservatory with four performances at Lambert Castle. In the afternoon on Friday, July 20th we will hold an outdoor children’s matinee. All schools, clubs, and camps are welcome to join us on the Castle lawn for this great introduction to Shakespeare.

The performance will debut to the general public on July 20th at 7pm in the Atrium of the Castle. Tickets are $10.

Saturday, July 2nd join us on the Castle lawn at 3pm or 5pm to experience the performance in the open air. The outside performances are, but reserved lawn seating is available for $10 (only patrons who reserve are guaranteed inside seating in the case of rain).

Sunday, July 29

Lambert Castle Concert Series: 5 p.m at Lambert Castle.
Annamaria Stefanelli and Rory Angelicola present, An Afternoon of Italian Opera Plus Lyric Soprano Annamaria Stefanelli return to Lambert Castle with Tenor Rory Angelicola to present a program filled a program filled with operatic favorites, including arias and duets from Puccini, Verdi, Mozart, and others. Tickets $15.

Wednesday, August 1

Quarterly Meeting 7 p.m., at Lambert Castle.

Paul Chepurko presents, Small Towns, Big Sacrifices – Passaic County men who gave their lives for their country. Paul Chepurko, the author of Small Town, Big Sacrifice, volumes 1-3 will be discussing his series of books which pay tribute to the men and women from Hawthorne, North Haledon, Pompton Lakes who gave their lives in defense of their country World War I through Vietnam. These comprehensive book details the families, lives, and death of the men and women who died while in military service, or in service to their community. Utilizing local newspapers, military service records, high school and college yearbooks, U.S. Census records, interviews with families and friends, military unit histories and websites, each person has been researched and their biography is presented in a separate chapter. The author will be discussing his research methods and sources, as well as highlighting many of the men from each town. Copies of Small Town, Big Sacrifice, volumes 1-3 will be available for purchase following the program. The program is free admission and open to the public.

Sunday, August 19 

Lambert Castle Concert Series: 5 p.m at Lambert Castle.

Gerard and Diane Barros, present One Fine Tapestry: A Carole King Tribute. Join this husband and wife duo as they celebrate the career of Carole King. This tribute performance will not only include many of King’s own hits but also a selection of chart-toppers she composed for other musical performers including the Drifters, Beatles, Monkees, and James Taylor. Visit for more information. Tickets $15


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