BCHS EVENTS

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Rescheduled time! Lantern Tour, Celebrate our Country’s birthday
Thu, Jul 02
BCHS Facebook Event
Jul 02, 2:00 PM EDT
BCHS Facebook Event
Virtual Event! While our in person tour is canceled this year, don't fret! Get your Fourth of July started off right by joining us on July 2nd for a virtual tour of where our Country’s independence was forged with historian and BCHS President Jim Smith.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Historical Landmarks: A Virtual Road Trip
Thu, Aug 13
TBA
Aug 13, 7:00 PM EDT
TBA
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
Meet in the Meadow..
Aug 16, 10:00 AM
Meet in the Meadow.., 1201 Main St, River Edge, NJ 07661, USA
by Past BCHS President and historian Deborah Powell
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.
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.
BCHS 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
Free, no charge, no registration for this lecture.
School of Interpretation
Wed, Oct 14
Steuben House
Oct 14, 7:30 PM
Steuben House, 1209 Main St, River Edge, NJ 07661, USA
Steuben House, 1209 Main St, River Edge, No charge.
BCHS 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.” Steuben House, No charge, 7:30 PM, no registration.
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
BCHS 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.” No registration, no charge.
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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