Tag Archives: North Jersey

Flyer, Natural Dyes, Dey Mansion 2019

Natural Dyes at the Dey Mansion

Culinary Historian Deborah Peterson will be at the Dey Mansion with a lecture and hands on program about the making of 18th century dyes. Participants will be able to make and use authentic dyes on fabrics to take home with them!


Countdown to America 250 – The Dutch Church in Early America

Countdown to America 250 – Dutch Church in Early America Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 7:30 pm at Steuben House, River Edge, NJ by James Hart Brumm While the Dutch were the first Europeans to settle in New York and New Jersey, beginning their New Netherland colony in 1619 and starting the oldest Protestant church […]


Pinkster Fest: A Jersey Dutch Celebration of Spring

Experience history in one of the storied places where it was made! Pinkster is celebrated with a Maypole Dance at 1:30 & 3:00 pm with a participation session during the country dances. Ridley and Anne Enslow are featured on fiddle and hammered dulcimer. In the outkitchen cooks will be naturally dyeing eggs for Pinkster and making oliebollen, […]

revolution song

Russell Shorto Talks About His Book “REVOLUTION SONG”

Noted author Russell Shorto talks about 6 individuals and their interwoven stories from his most recent book, Revolution Song.  The lecture is part of the monthly meeting of the North Jersey American Revolution Round Table and is co-sponsored by the Washington Association of NJ.  The public is warmly invited to attend!

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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