BCHS EVENTS

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Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Historical Landmarks: A Virtual Road Trip
Thu, Aug 13
By email blast invitation
Aug 13, 7:00 PM EDT
By email blast invitation
Virtual Event! Join us via Zoom featuring a lecture on Elizabeth Cady Stanton by historian Penny Colman.
Architectural Walking Tour of the Steuben House and HNBL
Sun, Aug 16
Walking Tour Historic New Bridge Landing
Aug 16, 10:30 AM
Walking Tour Historic New Bridge Landing, 1201 Main St, River Edge, NJ 07661, USA
by Past BCHS President and historian Deborah Powell. Meet in the Meadow, corner of Hackensack Ave and Main St, River Edge, NJ.
1780 Battleground Walking Tour with military historian Todd Braisted
Sun, Sep 06
Meet at the Steuben House at HNBL
Sep 06, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Meet at the Steuben House at HNBL, 1201 Main St, River Edge, NJ 07661, USA
Begin Battleground Walking Tour at the Steuben House. Houses will not be open.
School of Interpretation
Thu, Sep 17
Steuben House
Sep 17, 7:30 PM
Steuben House, 1209 Main St, River Edge, NJ 07661, USA
Steuben House, 1209 Main St, River Edge, No charge.
Memorial Day Wreath Laying - New Date
Sun, Sep 20
First Dutch Reformed Church
Sep 20, 10:00 AM
First Dutch Reformed Church, 53 Court St, Hackensack, NJ 07601, USA
At Gen. Enoch Poor’s Grave. First Dutch Reformed Church Hackensack. The wreath laying is rescheduled due to Covid-19 restrictions to Sunday, September 20th at 10:00 am to honor the 240th Anniversary of General Enoch Poor’s death on September 8, 1780.
Lecture Series: History of Teaneck, by author Jay Levin
Thu, Sep 24
Takes place in the Steuben House
Sep 24, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Takes place in the Steuben House, 1201 Main St, River Edge, NJ 07661, USA
The BCHS Lecture Series takes place in the Steuben House, No charge, 7:30 PM, no registration. * Subject to change.
School of Interpretation
Wed, Oct 14
Steuben House
Oct 14, 7:30 PM
Steuben House, 1209 Main St, River Edge, NJ 07661, USA
Taverns and the Art of Hospitality. Scheduled to meet in the Steuben House, 1209 Main St, River Edge, No charge.
Lecture Series: Robert Selig, “Do you believe in Magic?
Thu, Oct 22
Steuben House
Oct 22, 7:30 PM
Steuben House, 1209 Main St, River Edge, NJ 07661, USA
Robert Selig, “Do you believe in Magic? Tales of witches and witchcraft in Revolution.” BCHS Lecture Series takes place in the Steuben House, No charge, 7:30 PM, no registration. * Subject to change.
George Washington & His Spies Musical Presentation
Sun, Oct 25
Location is TBD
Oct 25, 7:00 PM
Location is TBD
With Ridley & Anne Enslow. Wine Pairing Fundraiser, by reservation. $35 / $30 for members.
Fall Clean-up.
Sat, Nov 07
1201 Main St, River Edge, NJ 07661, USA
Nov 07, 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM
1201 Main St, River Edge, NJ 07661, USA
Bring tools, water.
Veterans Day
Sun, Nov 08
Location is TBD
Nov 08, 1:00 PM
Location is TBD
Lecture Series: Glenn Kreisberg, “Spirits in Stone
Thu, Nov 19
Takes place in the Steuben House
Nov 19, 7:30 PM
Takes place in the Steuben House, 1201 Main St, River Edge, NJ 07661, USA
Glenn Kreisberg, “Spirits in Stone: The secrets of Megalithic America: Decoding the Ancient Cultural Stone Landscapes of the Northeast.” The BCHS Lecture Series takes place in the Steuben House, No charge, 7:30 PM, no registration. * Subject to change.
244th Anniversary of the British Invasion & American Retreat
Sun, Nov 22
Location is TBD
Nov 22, 12:30 PM
Location is TBD
Event begins with 12:30 PM reading of the American Crisis at the Bridge, 1:15 PM Exhibit of Antique Political Cartoons of American Rev War and talk by Antiquarian Marta Black. Adult - $12, Student (6-22 yrs) - $7, BCHS Members-FREE
BCHS Annual Dinner & Awards
Thu, Jun 10
Stony Hill Inn
Jun 10, 2021, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Stony Hill Inn, 231 Polifly Rd, Hackensack, NJ 07601, USA
The annual meeting/dinner has been rescheduled to Thursday, June 10th, 2021 at the Stoney Hill Inn, Hackensack.
Baronfest with 4 Breweries
Time is TBD
Location is TBD
Time is TBD
Location is TBD
$15 / $12 for members

PAST BCHS EVENTS in 2019 & 2020

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