KENILWORTH HISTORICAL SOCIETY
The Kenilworth Historical Society invites you to join us for these 2018 events --
For info/reservations, please call 908.709.0434.
Proceeds to support Nitschke House elevator project.
Afternoon Tea with America!s First Ladies Sat., April 28 (noon) ($30)
Kenilworth Gospel Chapel - 557 Newark Ave., Kenilworth (Advance reservations required) Victorian Tea (with tea sandwiches, scones, desserts), Program, Gift Auction, Book Signing -- and More Meet author Cormac O'Brien, who will highlight America's extraordinary First Ladies (from 1789 to the present), as per his most recent book, Secret Lives of the First Ladies: Strange Stories and Shocking Trivia from Inside the White House (Copies of book to be available for purchase/signing by author)
End-of-Summer Party With The JPs Island-Infused Duo Fri., Sept. 7 (6-11 p.m.)
Kenilworth Veterans Center - 33 S. 21 Str., Kenilworth (Advance reservations required) Enjoy the smooth, jazz-/tropical-infused music of The JPs Duo: popular singer-songwriter Jimi Pappas (on guitar) and John Patti (on steel drums) - live music, dancing -- and more (Further details TBA)
Kenilworth Communitywide Garage Sale Sat./Sun. Oct. 6-7 (9 a.m.-4 p.m.)
Registration/$12 fee required. Registration instructions at Borough Clerk's office, Public Library, Especially Yours Florist and www.kenilworthborough.com. Free Garage Sale map/address listing at those sites plus ACME Market.
"Four Centuries in a Weekend at the Nitschke House Sat. (10-5)/Sun. (12-5) Oct. 20-21
Oswald J. Nitschke House (49 S. 21 Str.) Tour the restored, elevator-equipped c. 1880 home of former Kenilworth Mayor Oswald J. Nitschke. View exhibits and enjoy "living history program celebrating Kenilworth's colorful history; see the site's "teaching gardens; participate in a garden-to-table cooking demo and more! (Free admission)
Mohegan Sun Bus Trip (Uncasville, Conn.) Sat., Oct. 27
Departs Kenilworth 8 a.m., returns about 9 p.m. Motorcoach transport; 6-hr visit to casino with beautiful shops, etc.; food/shopping coupon (incl. buffet), coupon for free bets; door prize drawing on bus, etc. (Further details TBA)
"Old-Fashioned Christmas at Nitschke House Sun., Dec. 9 (Open House: 12-5 p.m.)
Tour the c. 1880 house authentically decorated for the holidays, meet Victorian Santa (photography welcome), visit our Christkindlmarkt featuring an array of unique handcrafted gift items and holiday treats and more. (Free admission)