Calendar of Events

 

Passaic County Historical Society

2019 Upcoming Events

 

Friday February 8

Valentine’s Day Masked Ball at Lambert Castle 7p.m.- 11 p.m.
Don a mask and join us at Lambert Castle for some dancing. Light refreshment will be served. Cash Bar. Semi-formal attire requested. Tickets $25 per person. No one under twenty-one years will be admitted. Reservations required. Call (973)247-0085 ext 201

Saturday February 9

Genealogy Club Meeting 10am at Lambert Castle
Ask the Questions-Informal Workshop
Are you just beginning, need to organize your files, find different type of records? Learn to utilize genealogy sites. Several stations will be setup around the room for our seasoned genealogists to assist you with your questions. The PCHS Library/Archives will be open after the meeting.

Saturday and Sunday, February 9-10

Make your own Victorian Valentine 1p.m.-4p.m. at Lambert Castle.
Join us at Lambert Castle on Valentine’s Day and make your own Victorian style Valentine. Learn about early Valentine cards and the evolution of the holiday. Regular museum admission applies.

Wednesday February 13

Quarterly Meeting 7 p.m., at Lambert Castle.
Rick Geffken presents The Unfortunate History of Slavery in New Jersey. New Jersey, sadly, was the last northern state to outlaw slavery. This presentation is an overview of the history and legacy of New Jersey’s two-hundred year embrace of human bondage. Images and stories of slaves, slave owners, and the Quaker Abolition movement are illuminated and examined. The program is free admission and open to the public.

Saturday March 9

Genealogy Club Meeting 10am at Lambert Castle
“DNA” – presented by Fred Voss
Program content to be decided.
The PCHS Library/Archives will be open after the meeting.

Saturday April 13

Genealogy Club Meeting 10am at Lambert Castle
Writing & Publishing your Family History presented by Melissa Johnson
You’ve spent years researching- now what? Learn how to preserve your hard work for future generations by writing and publishing an interesting, compelling and well documented compiled genealogy, family narrative, biography, memoir or case study. The PCHS Library/Archives will be open after the meeting.

April 26-28

Victorian Tea
Join us this spring for our annual Victorian Tea at Lambert Castle. Seatings at 12 p.m. and 3 p.m. daily with a musical performance by the Four Old Parts. Admission $45. Reservations required. To reserve a seat call (973)247-0085 ext. 201

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