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All events open to the public unless noted “Private Event.”


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Event: Woodrow Wilson in Lewes, DE
When: Mon, Jun 19 7:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Description: 19th Annual Chautauqua, Lewes, DE
Woodrow Wilson and the Great War.
Neill Hartley will give a presentation followed by a question and answer session.
Free and open to the public.
For more information visit:
https://www.historiclewes.org/events/19th-annual-chautauqua-tent-shows-0
Location: Zwaanendael Museum, 102 Kings Hwy, Lewes, DE 19958, USA
Woodrow Wilson in Lewes, DE
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Event: Night at the Museums – National Archives – NYC
When: Tue, Jun 20 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Description: Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, and Eleanor Roosevelt will be on hand to meet and greet visitors to the Night at the Museums, Open House.
Special Program times: Mrs. Roosevelt 4:30-5:00
Jefferson v. Adams 5:30-6:00 and again at 7:00 – 7:30
Free and open to the public
for information visit: https://www.archives.gov/nyc/press/night-at-museums
Location: National Archives at New York City, Bowling Green, New York, NY
Night at the Museums – National Archives – NYC
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Event: Walt Whitman: “The Good Grey Poet”
When: Wed, Jun 21 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Description: This is a one hour presentation of Walt Whitman: “The Good Grey Poet” with a question and answer session. ” It is sponsored by the New Jersey Council for the Humanities. This event is free and open to the public. For more information contact Christiana Chichester (856) 829-9340.
Location: Burlington County Library System, Cinnaminson Branch, 1619 Riverton Rd, Cinnaminson, NJ 08077
Event: Sgt. Henry Johnson – WWI Hero
When: Wed, Jun 21 7:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Description: 19th Annual Chautauqua, Lewes, DE
Sgt. Henry Johnson, African American Hero of WW1 portrayed by Keith Henley of the American Historical Theatre. Presentation with Question and answer,
Free and open to the public.
For more information visit:
https://www.historiclewes.org/events/19th-annual-chautauqua-tent-shows-1
Location: The Lewes Historical Society, 110 Shipcarpenter St, Lewes, DE 19958, USA
Walt Whitman: “The Good Grey Poet”
Sgt. Henry Johnson – WWI Hero
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Event: Carrie Chapman Catt – Votes for Women!
When: Thu, Jun 22 7:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Description: 19th Annual Chautauqua – Lewes, DE
Carrie Chapman Catt – Votes for Women! Presented by Pat Jordan of the American Historical Theatre.
Free and open to the public.
For information visit:
https://www.historiclewes.org/events/19th-annual-chautauqua-tent-shows-2
Location: The Lewes Historical Society, 110 Shipcarpenter St, Lewes, DE 19958, USA
Carrie Chapman Catt – Votes for Women!
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Event: Galileo Galilie – Bridgewater, NJ
When: Fri, Jun 23 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Description: Meet Galileo Galilei: Italian astronomer, scientist and philosopher. Portrayed by Bob Gleason of the American Historical Theatre.
1 hour presentation with question and answer.
Free and Open to the public. Phone: 908-526-4016
For more information visit: http://sclsnj.libnet.info/events
Location: SCLSNJ’s Bridgewater Library branch 1 Vogt Dr. Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Event: Francis Scott Key in Carney’s Point, NJ
When: Fri, Jun 23 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Description: Francis Scott Key and the Star Spangled Banner
The Author of the Star Spangles Banner, Francis Scott Key, portrayed by Bob Gleason of the American Historical Theatre. 1 hour presentation with Q&A.
Free and open to the public.
For more information contact: Maggie Masserini at (856) 351-2830
http://newsofsalemcounty.com/2017/01/county-bookmobile-carneys-point-twp/
Location: Salem Community College, 429 Hollywood Avenue, Salem County, NJ
Galileo Galilie – Bridgewater, NJ
Francis Scott Key in Carney’s Point, NJ
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Event: Whitesbog Blueberry Festival
When: Sat, Jun 24 10:00 am – Sun, Jun 25 4:00 pm
Description: Step back to the early 20th Century in the Pine Barrens, Cranberry Bogs, and Blueberry Fields of NJ.
10 am – 4 pm Saturday and Sunday 6/24 – 6/25
AHT is not involved in this event, but it sure looks like fun.
For a schedule of events
http://www.whitesbog.org
Location: Whitesbog, NJ
Event: Lafayette in York, PA
When: Sat, Jun 24 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Description: Lafayette returns to York, PA.
The Marquis de Lafayette portrayed by Ben Goldman, Meet and Greet plus a brief presentation.
Free and open to the public.
For more information visit: http://www.yorkhistorycenter.org/event/travel-through-time-to-power-our-future
Location: Colonial Complex 157 West Market Street York, PA 17401
Whitesbog Blueberry Festival
Lafayette in York, PA
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Event: Betsy Ross
When: Mon, Jun 26 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Cadbury@Cherry Hill
Betsy Ross
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Event: George Washington at the Grange Estate
When: Fri, Jun 30 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Description: Picnic at the Grange and Meet George Washington! Portrayed by John Lopes of the American Historical Theatre. Childrens activities, a fun, family event.
For more information contact: 610-446-4958
or visit: http://www.thegrangeestate.org/
Location: The Historic Grange Estate, 143 Myrtle Avenue, Havertown, PA
George Washington at the Grange Estate
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Event: Thomas Jefferson in Philadelphia
When: Sat, Jul 1 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Description: Thomas Jefferson (Steve Edenbo) of the American Historical Theatre will meet and greet visitors to the museum. Lobby and Plaza of the Museum of the American Revolution.

Location: Museum of The American Revolution, South 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA
Thomas Jefferson in Philadelphia

Mon, Jun 26 7:00 pm-8:00 pm
Betsy Ross
Cadbury@Cherry Hill

Fri, Jun 30 5:00 pm-7:00 pm
George Washington at the Grange Estate
The Historic Grange Estate, 143 Myrtle Avenue, Havertown, PA
Picnic at the Grange and Meet George Washington! Portrayed by John Lopes of the American Historical Theatre. Childrens activities, a fun, family event. For more information contact: 610-446-4958 or visit: http://www.thegrangeestate.org/

Sat, Jul 1 12:00 pm-3:00 pm
Thomas Jefferson in Philadelphia
Museum of The American Revolution, South 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA
Thomas Jefferson (Steve Edenbo) of the American Historical Theatre will meet and greet visitors to the museum. Lobby and Plaza of the Museum of the American Revolution.

Tue, Jul 4 10:00 am-4:00 pm
National Archives Independence Day
National Archives Building, 700 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20408, USA
Meet George Washington, Benjamin Frankllin, John Adams, John Hanconk, Thomas Jefferson, Ned Hector, John Dunlap, and Abigail Adams. Public Reading of the Declaration of Independence @ 10:00 a.m. Meet and Greet visitors to the NARA 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m. Free and open to the public. for more information visit: https://www.archives.gov/calendar/event/july-4th-celebration-0

Tue, Jul 4 11:00 am-1:00 pm
Benjamin Franklin at Stenton
Stenton, 4601 N 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
Benjamin Franklin (William Robling) will celebrate Independence Day at Stenton. Meeting and greeting visitors tot he event. This event is free and open to the public, but registration requested. RSVP at Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/stentons-july-4th-celebration-tickets-25178445408?ref=ebapi

Sat, Jul 15 7:00 pm-8:00 pm
The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln
Cape May County Historical and Genealogical Society, 504 N Route 9 Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
This is a one hour presentation of The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln followed by a question and answer session. It is sponsored by the New Jersey Council for the Humanities. This event is free and open to the public. For more information contact Donna Matalucci (609) 465-3535

Thu, Jul 20 6:30 pm-7:30 pm
Frank Lloyd Wright in Manville, NJ
SCLSNJ’s Manville Library Branch, South 10th Avenue, Manville, NJ
Frank Lloyd Wright ( Bob Gleason) will give a presentation with question and answer. Free and open to the public. Contact Nan Peterson, Library branch manager. Phone: 908-722-9722.

Wed, Aug 2 7:30 pm-8:30 pm
Theodore Roosevelt “American in the Arena”
Passaic County Historical Society, 3 Valley Rd. Lambert Castle, Paterson, NJ 07503
This is a one hour presentation of Theodore Roosevelt, “American in the Arena” with a question and answer session. This event is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by the New Jersey Council for the Humanities. For more information contact Heather Garside (973) 247-0085.