Tag Archives: Central Jersey

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Revolutionary War Encampment

Save the date for a Revolutionary War Encampment at East Jersey Old Town Village. On October 27 and 28, 2018, from 10am-4pm, Crown and Continental forces take over East Jersey Old Town Village. Watch as soldiers drill and their commanders plan for battle.  See a Military Weapons Tactical Demonstration of one of the many skirmishes that took […]

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Revolutionary War Encampment

Save the date for a Revolutionary War Encampment at East Jersey Old Town Village. On October 27 and 28, 2018, from 10am-4pm, Crown and Continental forces take over East Jersey Old Town Village. Watch as soldiers drill and their commanders plan for battle.  See a Military Weapons Tactical Demonstration of one of the many skirmishes that took […]

Christopher Pickell

The Dutch Architectural Influence at the Bouman-Stickney Farmstead

In 1741 Dutch homesteader Thomas Bouman erected the building now known as the Bouman-Stickney Farmstead. But just how typical is the building of Dutch architectural design? Find out from architecture historian Christopher Pickell, who will deliver a talk on Dutch design, and lead a tour in and around the buildings. Mr. Pickell has been involved […]

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A Revolutionary Rave

Join Us! Travel back in time and experience a bit of 18th century social entertainment. Learn colonial dance steps, enjoy live musik of the period, and try your luck at cards or other games of the era! Light refreshments and tasty treats will be served. Music is provided by Sue Dupre and musicians. Sue will […]

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Monday Mornings at the Museum: A Summer Program for Kids

The Readington Museums is pleased to announce the return of Monday Mornings at the Museum, a hands-on summer program for kids ages 5-12. The sessions will be held on three consecutive Mondays – July 16, 23, and 30 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Bouman-Stickney Farmstead, 114 Dreahook Road in the Stanton section […]

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Monday Mornings at the Museum: A Summer Program for Kids

The Readington Museums is pleased to announce the return of Monday Mornings at the Museum, a hands-on summer program for kids ages 5-12. The sessions will be held on three consecutive Mondays – July 16, 23, and 30 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Bouman-Stickney Farmstead, 114 Dreahook Road in the Stanton section […]

Janine Quimby

Readington Museums’ Lecture: Witchcraft

Witches in New Jersey? Oh my! Janine Quimby is an eleventh and twelfth grade English Language Arts teacher at Ridge High School in Basking Ridge, NJ. She received her BA in English and Secondary Education and her MA in English from The College of New Jersey, matriculated in Drew University’s Doctor of Arts and Letters […]

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Monday Mornings at the Museum: A Summer Program for Kids

The Readington Museums is pleased to announce the return of Monday Mornings at the Museum, a hands-on summer program for kids ages 5-12. The sessions will be held on three consecutive Mondays – July 16, 23, and 30 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Bouman-Stickney Farmstead, 114 Dreahook Road in the Stanton section […]

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History Day

Sunday, May 20, 2018 10am – 4pm STEP BACK IN TIME & CELEBRATE HISTORY DAY East Jersey Old Town Village 1050 River Road • Piscataway, NJ Cornelius Low House Museum 1225 River Road • Piscataway, NJ Experience Living History at the Village Free Shuttle Between Sites History Tent, hosting over 20 Middlesex County Historical Societies […]

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Bus Tour of the D&R Canal

Explore the Delaware and Raritan Canal in Somerset County via luxury coach. Narrated by canal experts, Linda and Robert Barth. We will visit the locks and bridges in South Bound Brook, Blackwells Mills, Griggstown and Kingston and hear stories of the canal and its workers as we go!  A portion of this tour is a […]

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