Dear PHS Members & Friends:
We can smell fall in the air and that means the Society’s lecture series is about to begin. Mark those calendars!
One of our most famous Founding Fathers is coming to town and we do not want you to miss him. Bring the kids and grandkids!
“A VISIT WITH BENJAMIN FRANKLIN”
Sunday, September 13, 2 p.m.
Q & A to follow talk. FREE admission.
Complimentary homemade cake and coffee.
Seating is limited - come early to guarantee yourself a seat.
Meet well-known reenactor and lecturer Jack Sherry, in full costume, as he brings “Ben” alive to you and your guests.
Jack, a retired history teacher, has been keeping company with Mr. Franklin for thirty years. He has appeared on TV numerous times and is seen and heard regularly at the New York Historical Society, Van Cortland Manor, Washington’s Crossing, etc.
Hope to see you there. `
“The Bridge that Saved the Nation” (New Bridge Landing, River Edge)
Sunday, November 15, 2 p.m.
Speaker- Todd Braisted- historian, author, reeenactor
Past president –Bergen County Historical Society
Free admission. Children welcome when accompanied by an adult.
Free refreshments- Q & A