Hunterdon County’s Tricentennial

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Hunterdon County’s Tricentennial
1714 – 2014

www.hunterdon300th.org

www.facebook.com/Hunterdon300th
908-788-2030
300info@co.hunterdon.nj.us

 

The Hunterdon 300th Celebration is coming to a close soon… Check out our remaining scheduled events below. Don’t miss out on taking part in one of these wonderful events (most are FREE)…

Our October and November programs have Reservation Tickets available now. Watch our website for December ticket reservations – coming soon. Visit us at www.hunterdon300th.org or call the Tricentennial Headquarters at 908-788-2030 for details.

OCTOBER:

18th:   Hunterdon’s Historic Churches Bus Tour 
21st:     General Daniel Morgan
25th:   Children’s Historic Craft – Historic Halloween
25th:   John Reading, Sr. and his Son, the Governor
29th:    Historic Haunts of Hunterdon County

NOVEMBER:

1st:      Encore! Searching the Search Room with County Clerk Mary Melfi  sold out
1st:       Murals of Hunterdon – Unveiling with Artist Paul Jennis
2nd:     Jutland Massacre
5th:     History of Hunterdon County in Art with Paul Jennis, Mural – 18th Century
6th:     Hunterdon’s Buried Past – Literally. Part II
7th – 21st:   300th Anniversary Photo Contest Exhibit
8th:      Historic Menu, Tavern Tour and Lecture at the Tewksbury Inn
9th:      Hunterdon Militiamen and Their Families at War: “A People Harassed and Exhausted”
12th:    History of Hunterdon County in Art with Paul Jennis, Mural – 19th Century
15th:   Skirmish of Geary’s Ridge
16th:    Col. John Reading, Sr. and the Creation of Hunterdon County
19th:    History of Hunterdon County in Art with Paul Jennis, Mural – 20th Century

DECEMBER:

6th:     The Dutch Reform Church and the Revolutionary War Lecture and Grave Walk
7th:     The Road Along the Rocks: A Walk Down A Revolutionary Road
9th:     The History of Flemington Cut Glass
10th:   History of Washington Crossing State Park
13th:   Washington Crosses the Delaware
14th:   Washington Crosses the Delaware Annual Re-Enactment: Dress Rehearsal Excursion
17th:   Hunterdon in 1776
20th:   Children’s Historical Craft Project – Making Victorian Christmas Ornaments
20th:   History Through Music – A Revolutionary Christmas
28th:   A Victorian Christmas Afternoon Tea – at Teaberry’s Tea House, Flemington

 

Municipal and Special Partner Events:

OCTOBER:

18th:    The Flemington Speedway Day
18th:   Walking Tour of West Amwell Township
19th:   Lambertville House Walking Tour Lambertville Historical Society
19th:    Walking Tour of Mount Airy Village
24th:    Ghosts of East Amwell – East Amwell Township Historical Society
25th:   Stroll Through Flemington – A Historic House Tour Flemington Historic Preservation Commission
26th:    Dvoor Farm Tours of the 1798 Vernacular Georgian-Style Stone House 

NOVEMBER:

1st:      Portraits of Hunterdon: Past and Present with the Hunterdon Symphony – Sponsored by Hunterdon Musical Arts

9th:     Tewksbury Township Historical Society Covered Dinner Event

DECEMBER:

12th:   Walking Tour of Historic Milford Borough
13th:   Walking Tour of Historic Milford Borough