Sept 12 – The Les Paul Legacy Event Series Presents:  An Online Guitar Workshop With Muriel Anderson

The Les Paul Legacy Event Series Presents:  An Online Guitar Workshop With Muriel Anderson Saturday, September 12 10:00am – 12:00 noon $35.00 registration fee REGISTER HERE The Mahwah Museum is pleased to present an online guitar workshop with award-winning guitarist Muriel Anderson on Saturday, September 12, from 10:00am to 12:00 noon. The cost of the…

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Postponed – Premiere of the Trackside Drive-in Theater

Postponed At the Donald Cooper Model Railroad Through May 31 The volunteers of the Donald Cooper Model Railroad at the Mahwah Museum announce the opening of the Trackside Drive-in, a working drive-in theater in HO scale.  Our first feature being shown on the big screen is “King Kong vs Godzilla”.  Come and relive the nostalgia…

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Free Gifts for Mahwah Residents Who visit during April

Attention Mahwah Residents! The Mahwah Museum is offering two special free gifts to all Mahwah residents who visit the Museum during April (while supplies last). The first of these gifts is an historical map of Mahwah based on the 1876 Atlas of Bergen County, with additional information from other maps dating as far back as…

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May 9 – Postponed -Workshop: How to Care for and Maintain your Guitar

**Postponed** Saturday, May 9th from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm Presented by Jeff Zacher, Luthier Bring your guitar to this hands-on workshop.  Luthier Jeff Zacher will demonstrate the techniques necessary to adjust a guitar for optimal playability and tone.  Participants will receive individualized attention as they work on their own guitars. The cost of this…

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April 2 – The Making of a Village: Ridgewood Comes of Age, 1894-1905

A Lecture by Peggy Norris and Joe Suplicki Thursday, April 2 at 7:30 pm at Mahwah Museum Bergen County Historians Peggy Norris and Joe Suplicki will present a lecture on these critical years of this Bergen center.  Using documents, maps and historic panoramic photos, they will illustrate Ridgewood’s growth and transformation into a village. The…

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Donald Cooper Model RR Open Every Weekend 1-4 pm!

Family Favorite!  The Donald Cooper Model Railroad is open every weekend from 1-4 pm. Free for children and Museum members –  $5.00 for non-members.  Get on board with the Donald Cooper Model Railroad!  A four-level-high, DDC- controlled model train layout  has something for every size, child or adult.  The layout honors the importance of the railroad…

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Any Youngs, Hagermans, Bodines out there?

Any Youngs, Hagermans, Bodines out there? The Mahwah Museum archives are processing a large collection of photographs from the Martha Young Kuklinski Collection which document the lives of J. Frank Young (1905-1960) and Henrietta Morriss Young (1909-1984) and their families, ranging 1910-1940s. There are also some older historical family photographs. Henrietta Morriss’ mother was Bessie…

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