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November
Double Trouble Village Walking Tours
Call for arrangements and program fees
Double Trouble Village State Historic Site
(732) 341-4098
Individual or group historic village walking tours may be scheduled in advance for most weeks Wednesday through Sunday.  Elementary school and secondary school science and social studies field trips or outreach programs may be arranged. 

Walt Whitman in Mickle Street
Call for times and dates
FREE
Walt Whitman State Historic Site
(856) 964-5383
When asked why he chose Camden as his home, Whitman replied, “Camden was originally an accident, but I shall never be sorry I was left over in Camden, It has brought me blessed returns." Join us for a tour of Walt Whitman's home in Camden on Mickle Street (today's Mickle/Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard). Here we will explore the great writer's last residence, discuss everyday life and share the thoughts of the many visitors who came to see the aging poet in his final years.


November 3
Stocking Stuffer Sale
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
FREE
Allaire State Park, Historic Allaire Village
Sposor: Allaire Village Auxiliry
(732) 919-3500
ADA accessible

HISTORIAN’S HAND-PICK TOUR: THE MEN OF RINGWOOD
1:30PM
Fee:  $10 per person; Advanced registration required by emailing: RingwoodManorTours@gmail.com
Ringwood Manor, Ringwood State Park
(973) 962-2240
Join Ringwood Manor historian, Sue Shutte, as she hand-picks an exclusive tour with a special focus. In 2017 we had a tour all about the ladies of Ringwood Manor. Now it’s time to focus on the men! Hear about the male figures associated with Ringwood Manor- some which are well-known, others perhaps not! But all made some serious contributions to society during their lifetimes and are worth of noting! Tour limited to 20 people.

November 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25

LONG POND IRONWORKS MUSEUM AND VISITOR CENTER
1pm-4pm
Fee: Donations welcome
Long Pond Ironworks State Park
973-657-1688
Sponsor: Friends of Long Pond Ironworks
Note: ADA accessible

November 4
GUIDED MANOR TOURS
11am-3pm
Fee: $7 Adults, $5 Seniors, $3 Youth, Under 6 free
Ringwood State Park, Skylands Manor
Sponsor: NJBG Skylands Association
For more information please call 973-962-9534 or please visit www.njbg.org
Note: ADA accessible

November 10
PUBLIC WALKING TOURS
12 Noon & 2pm
Fee: Adults $3, Children $1
Long Pond Ironworks State Park
973-657-1688
Sponsor: Friends of Long Pond Ironworks
Note: ADA accessible upon request.  Please call for more information.

November 11
AUDUBON AUTUMN NATURE WALK
10am
Fee: Free
Ringwood State Park, Skylands Manor
Sponsor: NJBG Skylands Association
For more information please call 973-962-9534 or please visit www.njbg.org
Bergen County Audubon Society will lead a walk through the gardens and fields looking for late fall migrating birds and migrant and resident species that will spend the winter here in New Jersey. Meet at the Carriage House. Rain or snow cancels.

November 15
BCHS LECTURE SERIES THANKSGIVING THE TRUE STORY BY PENNY COLMAN
7:30 pm
The Steuben House Museum
For more information: http://bergencountyhistory.org
Sponsor: Bergen County Historical Society
Penny Colman will present an illustrated program about the origins of the Thanksgiving that we celebrate today from the 12 competing claims for the first Thanksgiving to football and food.

November 17
WREATH MAKING WORKSHOP
10 am & 1 pm
Fee: NJBG Members $20, Non NJBG Member $25
Ringwood State Park, New Jersey State Botanical Garden
Sponsor: NJBG Skylands Association
For more information please call (973) 962-9534 or please visit www.njbg.org
Note: Reservations Required

November 18
FAMILY WOODLAND HIKE
1pm
Fee: None
Ringwood State Park, New Jersey State Botanical Garden
For more information please call 973-962-9534 or please visit www.njbg.org
Sponsor: NJBG Skylands Association
Note: Wear sturdy shoes.  Snow/Rain cancels

Mid-November 2018 thru January 2019
2018/19 HERMITAGE HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS A 1930’S CHRISTMAS
House Tours at 1:15 2:15 and 3:15
Admission: $4 - $7
Ringwood State Park, The Hermitage Museum
201 445-8311 ext. 102
Sponsor: Friends of the Hermitage
Experience the spirit of the holiday season in an American home during the 1930’s. With all the limitations of the times, the 1930’s is known and admired today for fabulous, elegant and glamorous styles in fashion, décor and design. From the holiday display in The Hermitage, the visitor may get a sense of how an upper middle class family might have celebrated the season amidst unsettling times - through mannequins dressed in clothing from its collection, objects, signage, visual displays and interactive devices – all in rooms decorated to maintain holiday cheer!

November 29-December 2
HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE
10am-4pm
Fee: Adults $10, Seniors $8, Children 6-12 $5 under 6 Free
Ringwood State Park, Skylands Manor
(973) 962-9534
Sponsor: NJBG Skylands Association
Note: ADA Accessible. Please call for more information.

November 29
VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS CONCERT EVENING AT RINGWOOD MANOR
7pm to 9pm, concert begins at 7:30pm
Fee: $35 per ticket. Please see our website, www.ringwoodmanor.org , for information on cost and ticket sales.
Ringwood Manor, Ringwood State Park
(973) 962-2240
Sponsor:  Woman’s Club of West Milford, the North Jersey Highlands Historical Society, & the Ringwood Manor Association of the Arts
Note:  ADA accessible
Enjoy this exclusive access to the Manor, lit up for the evening, and decorated for a traditional 19th century Victorian Christmas! A small number of guests will have the opportunity to tour through the first floor and then enjoy an intimate concert musical performers Ridley and Ann Enslow in the stately Great Hall. Seating is limited to 50 people. Please visit our website, www.ringwoodmanor.org , for more information on cost and how to purchase tickets.

November 30
VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS CONCERT EVENING AT RINGWOOD MANOR
7pm to 9pm, concert begins at 7:30pm
Fee: $35 per ticket. Please see our website, www.ringwoodmanor.org, for information on cost and ticket sales.
Ringwood Manor, Ringwood State Park
(973) 962-2240
Sponsor:  Woman’s Club of West Milford, the North Jersey Highlands Historical Society, & the Ringwood Manor Association of the Arts
Note:  ADA accessible
Enjoy this exclusive access to the Manor, lit up for the evening, and decorated for a traditional 19th century Victorian Christmas! A small number of guests will have the opportunity to tour through the first floor and then enjoy an intimate concert musical performers Ridley and Ann Enslow in the stately Great Hall. Seating is limited to 50 people. Please visit our website, www.ringwoodmanor.org , for more information on cost and how to purchase tickets.

 

 

 


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