The Passaic County Historical Society  

2014 Calendar of Events

Calendar subject to change. For up-to-date calendar information,
call  (973) 247-0085

Oct. 6 to Nov. 6Castle Closed to set-up for the Lambert Castle Holiday Boutique.
Nov. 7
PCHS Holiday Boutique Wine & Cheese Preview Night: 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Lambert Castle.  $15 per person, includes 2 return visits.
Nov. 8
PCHS Genealogy Club Meeting: 10 a.m. at the Louis Bay Library, Hawthorne, NJ.  Program: Presenting the Evidence by Bob Stein.
Nov. 8 to Nov. 3027th Annual Lambert Castle Holiday Boutique
Open Wednesday through Friday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 pm.  (Closed Thanksgiving Day).  No strollers or carriages, please
Nov. 12
PCHS Quarterly Meeting:  7 p.m. at the Louis Bay Library, Hawthorne, NJ.
Business meeting of the Society followed by Rosie the Riveter and her sisters:  The Women of World War II.  Rosie and her sisters changed America forever, not only by their work during the war but also by expanding the presence of women in the workplace, the arts and professions.  The presentation explo how they proved their capabilities by stepping into the places of the men who went to war, what they accomplished in jobs and situations that were considered outside the sphere of women, and how they paved the way for the feminist revolution of the 60s.  Program presented by Trish Chambers.  Regular  admission applies to non PCHS members. PCHS members free.
Dec. 6
PCHS Genealogy Club Holiday Brunch:  10 a.m.  Clifton Senior Center, Clifton, NJ
Dec. 10-12
Dec. 15-16
Gingerbread Houe Competition Drop-Off :  9a.m. to 3 p.m.  Children aged 6 to 16 are invited to deliver their hoemade gingerbread houses to be displayed at Lambert Castle from Dec. 17th through Jan. 4th.  The best house(s) will be judged and the winner(s) will receive a prize.  Entering a house is free.  Call ahead before delivery 973-247-0085 x 201.
Dec. 12
Bell Ringers by Candlelight:  6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Lambert Castle.  Listen to the Valley Ringers perform Christmas music on their bells as you tour the Castle by candlelight.  Tour is self-guided.  Light refreshments provided.  Admission Adults $12, Seniors $10, Children $8.
Dec. 14
Storytelling and Sing-along with Santa and Mrs. Claus: 1 p.m to 3 p.m.   Join us as Santa and Mrs. Claus visit Lambert Castle to tell some stories and sing some holiday songs.  Recommended for children under 10 years old. Tickets $15 for one adult and one child.  Each additional adult or child iss $5.  Limited seating; reservations required.  Call 973-247-0085 x 201 for reservations.
Dec. 17 to Jan. 4Lambert Castle Holiday Tours: 1 p.m.-4 p.m.  Wednesday through Sunday.  Take a tour of Lambert Castle and see the rooms decorated for the holidays.  Regular admission fees apply.
Dec. 12 to Mar. 29Exhibit:  A Closer Look at our Community: The Fine Art of Mark Oberndorf.  3rd floor gallery at Lambert Castle.  Regular admission fees apply.

For information about any of the above meetings or programs, or in the event of inclement weather, please call the office at 973-247-0085.





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