2019-2020 Public Events Schedule
Special Events for 2019-2020:
Mahwah Museum presents many special events, in addition to our lectures series, throughout the year.
Nov. 10-16, 2019: Train Display at Mahwah Public Library. At Mahwah Public Library, 100 Ridge Road Mahwah, NJ.
Nov. 09-10, 2019: Troop Trains Running on the DCMRR for Veterans Day. 1-4 pm. At Mahwah Museum.
November 13, 2019: Northwest Bergen History Coalition and the Historical Society of Rockland Luncheon and Presentation- Prohibition Years in Bergen and Rockland County– 11 am at Ramsey Country Club. $50.00 per person.
November 14, 2019: History Trivia Night at Mahwah Bar and Grill. 7 pm. 2 Island Rd, Mahwah.
November 29, 2019- December 20, 2019: Holiday Trains Display and Special Friday Night hours at our Donald Cooper Model RR exhibit. Open regular hours, PLUS Friday nights from 6-8 pm. At Mahwah Museum.
December 20, 2019: Santa Claus visits the Donald Cooper Model RR! 7 – 7:30 pm. At Mahwah Museum.
January 11, 2020: Screening of Film “American Native” 11:00am at Mahwah Museum.
February 13, 2020: Palisades Amusement Park Trivia Night at Mahwah Bar and Grill. 7:00 pm at MBG, 2 Island Rd, Mahwah, NJ.
March 7, 2020: Screening of the Award-winning PBS Documentary: Palisades Amusement Park. 11:00am at Mahwah Museum.
March 12, 2020: Mahwah History Trivia Night at Mahwah Bar and Grill. 7:00 pm at MBG, 2 Island Rd., Mahwah, NJ.
April 4, 2020: Sound on Sound(s): Exploring the Evolution of Les Paul’s Pioneering Recording Techniques on the Road to Multi-Track Recording. 11:00 am at Mahwah Museum.
May 9, 2020: Workshop: How to Care for and Maintain Your Guitar. 10:00 am at Mahwah Museum. Cost $35, advance registration.
June 7, 2020: Les Paul at 105: Free Concert on the Lawn. With Lou Pallo and the Les Paul Trio, Frank Vignola, Gary Mazzaroppi, Vinnie Raniolo. 1-4:00 pm at Mahwah Museum. Bring lawn chairs and blankets.
2019-2020 Lecture Series Schedule:
Admission to lectures is free for Mahwah Museum members and $5.00 for others. Refreshments are served after the lecture.
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Reservation are suggested; to reserve a seat, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 201-512-0099.
October 3, 2019: Palisades Amusement Park. Presented by Vince Gargiulo, Palisades Amusement Park Historian. At Mahwah Museum
October 20, 2019: Ramapo College Comes to Mahwah. Presented by Bill Dator. In the York Room at Ramapo College 505 Ramapo Valley Rd Mahwah, NJ 07430 2:00 pm.
November 9, 2019: Life at Ramapo in Year One, Students Perspective. Panel Discussion. Ramapo College Trustee Pavilion, 505 Ramapo Valley Rd Mahwah, NJ. * 11 am.
December 5, 2019: Using DNA Testing for Genealogy. Presented by Dr. Cathy Hajo. At Mahwah Museum. 7:30 pm.
January 18, 2020: Life at Ramapo in Year One- Faculty Perspective. Panel Discussion. 11:00 am at Mahwah Museum.
February 6, 2020: Alfred P. Smith: African American Newspaper Publisher. 7:30 pm at Mahwah Museum.
March 5, 2020: The Fight for Women’s Suffrage. 7:30 pm at Mahwah Museum.
April 2, 2020: The Making of a Village: Ridgewood Grows Up, 1894-1905. 7:30 pm at Mahwah Museum.
May 7, 2020: Les Paul and Leo Fender. 7:00 pm at MAHWAH PUBLIC LIBRARY, 100 Ridge Road, Mahwah, NJ. FREE.
June 4, 2020: Caring for Les Paul’s Ampex Equipment. 7:30 pm at Mahwah Museum.