Calendar of Events
Historic Foodways Society of the Delaware Valley
Dedicated to the Promotion and Understanding of Food History
UPCOMING Events & Exhibits— 2018:
Contact the sponsoring organization for further details and registration information—before heading to an event!
Check out this reference item from Utah State University digital Library
A 1883 Sales catalog from
L. F. Duparquet & Hoyt (New York, NY)
The perfect place to identify those mysterious items in the kitchen drawer:
~ Special Events ~
“The Great American Tomato Tasting” -
Snyder Farm, 140 Locust Ave., Pittstown, NJ. $10pp/ payable at the door. To register:
A “Tea and Cranberry Social” @ Suningive, Elizabeth White’s home at Whitesbog Village, 799 Lakehurst Rd., Browns Mill, NJ
$20pp or $30 for two tickets. Call 609-893-4646—tickets go fast—call ASAP.
Watch here for additional upcoming events soon!
Many of the historic sites are closed over the winter months
for reorganization, cleanings and R&R of the staff.
~ 2018 Programs, Workshops & other Events ~
Contact the sponsoring organization for further details and registration information
—before heading to an event!
“All the Tea in China”- presented by Judith Krall-Russo at The Barron Arts Center, 582 Rahway Ave., Woodbridge, NJ. Open to the public; Phone for a reservation-732-634-0413
“Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore” - - presented by Judith Krall-Russo at Brick Branch Library, 301 Chambers Bridge Rd., Brick, NJ. For more information call 732-477-4513.
Chadd’s Ford Tavern Talks—2018
1736 Creek Road, Chadd’s Ford, PA 610-388-7376
Tickets must be purchased IN ADVANCE—ALL attendees must be 21 or older.
Sept. 13 7-9pm Liberty or Death
October 11 7-9pm Fermented & Tormented
Nov. 8 7-9pm Sugar & Spice
This monthly experience is aimed exclusively for ADULTS (21 and older) - and focuses on fun topics in early American culture. Visit ChaddsFordHistory.org to purchase tickets and for other upcoming events.
“Summertime Tours @ Historic New Bridge Landing” - an American Revolutionary War Battleground including 3 Jersey-Dutch sandstone houses, exhibits of Bergen Co. Historical Society collections, tavern, gift shop, outkitchen & barn. Historic New Bridge Landing, 1201 Main St., River Edge, NJ—admission fees charged.
The Steuben House—Major-eneral Baron von Steuben, Washington’s Drill Master. Historic New Bridge Landing, 1201 Main St., River Edge, NJ—admission fees for event. Additional info email: BCHS@bergencountyhistory.org
Oct. 13—10am-5pm & Oct. 14—12pm-4pm
“Weekend Journey Through the Past” - sponsored by the Somerset County Cultural & Heritage Commission, in collaboration with thirty local historical organizations and tourism partners. Info available through The Meadows Foundation, Van Liew-Suydam House, 280 So. Middlebush Rd., Franklin Twp. NJ
Nov. 4— 1pm-4pm
“Smokehouse Demonstration” presented by Susan McLellan Plaisted at the Reading Museum’s Bouman Stickney Farmhouse, 114 Dreahook Rd., Stanton, NJ 08885—more info:
Watch for additional upcoming Events in future posts!
FALL will be here before you know IT!
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