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World War I Centennial Bazaar

May 20 @ 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Saturday, May 20, 2017
World War I Centennial Bazaar


Sponsored by the NW Bergen History Coalition

On The Grounds of The Hermitage, 11am to 5 pm
Plan to join us as we step back to a momentous time in our history-the entrance of America into World War I- at our Centennial Bazaar on the beautiful grounds of The Hermitage in Ho-Ho-Kus. It will be an event you don’t want to miss!

Highlights of the Day Include:

PERFORMANCES BY:

Woodrow Wilson from the American History Theater-Joyce Kilmer Society of Mahwah-Waldwick Band-Centennial Flag folding ceremony by Saving Hallowed Ground- Ramapo College Canta Nova Chorale-Suffragist Harriet Stanton Blatch- World War I Color Guard stopping by on their way to Camp Merritt

ACTIVITIES FOR YOUNG AND OLD:

Games, Clowns-a Fortune Teller-WWI Era Food- Vintage Cars-Vintage Music-WWI Uniform Displays-Afternoon Tea on the Porch of The Hermitage-Clothing from the Early 20th Century-Local Musical Groups

BOOTHS & DEMONSTRATIONS:

National Guard Military Museum of NJ-War Gardens, Hermitage Gardeners-Lace Making-World War I Knitting-Suffrage Movement-Ridgewood Leauge of Woman Voters-Rutherford World War I Centennial Committee

IN THE HERMITAGE’S JACQUA HALL:

Displays by Coalition members of World War I artifacts from their collections as well as by organizations that were part of the WWI effort, such as the American Red Cross, the Boy Scouts and the Girl Scouts, the VFW and more.

Corporate Sponsors & Volunteers for the Day are Welcome:

We are soliciting Corporate Sponsors. Your names will be in a brochure to be handed out and on signage that day. Volunteers are also needed. To become a sponsor or a voluteer, please contact Sheila Brogan and 201-652-7354

Sponsoring NE Bergen Coalition Museums:

The Hermitage, Ho-Ho-Kus,The Mahwah Museum, Mahwah, The John Fell House, Allendale, The Schoolhouse Museum, Ridgewood, Waldwick Signal Tower, Waldwick, Hopper-Goetschius House Museum, Upper Saddle River, The Museum at the Station, Glen Rock, The Zabriskie House, Wyckoff, Van Allen House, Oakland, Waldwick Museum of Local History, Waldwick, The Old Stone House, Ramsey

Details

Date:
May 20
Time:
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Event Category:

Organizer

Mahwah Museum
Phone:
201-512-0099
Email:
info@mahwahmuseum.org
Website:
www.mahwahmuseum.org

Venue

The Hermitage Museum
335 North Franklin Turnpike
Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ 07423 United States
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Phone:
(201) 445-8311
Website:
http://www.tthehermitage.org/