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HUNTERDON COUNTY TRICENTENNIAL CELEBRATION
300 YEARS OF HISTORY

MARCH 2015 EVENTS CALENDAR

Hunterdon County Celebrates 300 Years in 2014
EVENTS FUNDRAISERS VOLUNTEER PRESS PHOTOS CONTACT US
ABOUT THE ARTISTS, LECTURERS AND FUNDRAISING PARTNERS AT OUR EVENTS
JANUARY FEBRUARY MARCH APRIL
MAY JUNE JULY AUGUST
SEPTEMBER OCTOBER NOVEMBER DECEMBER

FEATURED EVENTS:

March 21st: Searching the Search Room with County Clerk Mary Melfi

SPECIAL PARTNER EVENTS:

March 1st: As the Butter Churns with Food Historian Nicole Gerding
March 14th: Samuel Fleming House Museum & Gardens - Open House
March 15th: ABCs of DNA - Hunterdon Historical Society

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ORANGE = Lectures PURPLE = Special Event BLUE = Performances GREEN = Reenactment  PINK = Municipal Event
RED = Tour LIME = Headquarters Open BURGUNDY = Committee Meetings TEAL = Childrens' Programs
$ = Cost for Event T = Ticket Required R = Reservation Required (FIRST COME FIRST SERVED BASIC - SPECIFIC DETAILS WILL BE POSTED FOR EACH EVENT)
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AS THE BUTTER CHURNS
Join food historian Nicole Gerding as she discusses 18th century dairying and provides a demonstration on butter churning.
Bouman-Stickney Farmstead, 114 Dreahook Road, Stanton (GPS use Lebanon);
1 to 4 pm
donations gratefully accepted
For more information call (908) 236-2327 or email Readington Museums

 

 

 

   

 

   

 

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TRICENTENNIAL VOLUNTEERS MEETING
Public Welcome to Attend.
3 Chorister Place, Flemington
7pm - 9pm

   

SAMUAL FLEMING HOUSE MUSEUM & GARDENS OPEN HOUSE
Colonial Spinning with guest speaker Julie Gerow of Foxcross Farm.
During her presentation, Julie, dressed in Colonial attire, will be speaking about the practical aspects of spinning, and English imposed limitations of raising sheep and preparing wool in the Flemington area in the Colonial period. She will display examples of wool in all its stages from raw to a finished item.  She will also bring some basic spinning equipment to help illustrate how raw wool was, and still is, prepared for spinning.  Julie will bring a spinning wheel, a drop spindle, hand cards, and will give a demonstration of how to change raw wool to yarn. Tours of the museum will also be conducted and refreshments will be served. Admission is free, donations are appreciated. No reservations required. For more information about the Samuel Fleming House Museum and Gardens visit their website or call 908-788-4607

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ABC'S OF DNA: AN INTRODUCTION TO GENETIC GENEOLOGY AND GENOMICS
By Walter Choroszewski.
As a former science education, Walter decodes the confusing science of DNA and translates it into common language.  He shares his experience with DNA testing and explains how to discover the hidden treasures in your DNA.  He also compares genetic testing companies and details how to find your genetic relatives, bio-geographical origins, and so much more.
Presented by the Hunterdon Historical Society
Flemington Presbyterian Church, Main Street, Flemington
2 pm
No reservations required. Free.

 

   

 

   

(R) SEARCHING THE SEARCH ROOM
Join Hunterdon County Clerk Mary Melfi and Staff who will help you locate records to research your home's history, titles, etc. at the 
Hunterdon County Hall of Records
71 Main Street, Flemington
9am - 1pm
Limit of 30 people
Refreshments follow
GET TICKETS NOW  

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