Meetings and Programs
MEETING & PROGRAM SCHEDULE
BRICK TOWNSHIP HISTORICAL SOCIETY
will hold our next general membership meeting
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Following are our meetings and events for the remainder of 2017. Please refer to this and join us as much as your schedule allows.
Program on THE DOUGHBOYS IN WORLD WAR II Nov. 14
At its November 14 meeting, the Brick Township Historical Society will host Jeff Brown, a history teacher at Southern Regional at the Herbertsville Firehouse at 7:30 pm. Brown will talk about the “Doughboys” and how they received that name. He will present little known historical facts about these fine soldiers and Marines who served in the U.S. Armed Forces during 1917 to 1918. The program is free and open to the public.
CHRISTMAS IN BRICK CELEBRATION AT HAVENS HOMESTEAD
The Brick Township Historical Society will sponsor its annual holiday event called “Christmas in Brick – Post Civil War” on Friday, December 8 from 3 to 7 pm and on Saturday, December 9 from 3 to 7 pm at its Havens Homestead Museum, 521 Herbertsville Rd., Brick. Special decorations will add a festive atmosphere. There will be entertainment and refreshments. A Santa Claus will be present for picture taking. Tickets are $5.00 each for adults, and children under 12 and first responders are free. Tickets can be purchased upon arrival.
The Lizzie Herbert Gift Shop will be open with holiday specials. The other three buildings will be open for viewing.
Parking is in a lot 150 ft. east of the museum. The sign by the driveway to the lot says “Robert Anstett Cultural Arts Center.”
Membership fee is due in January, but for your convenience, you can bring in your remittance to the Sept. or Nov. meetings or use PayPal through our website. Enclosed is a membership form. If you wish to mail your dues, please send it to: Deborah Cogill, 135 Stephan Rd., Brick, NJ 08724. Thank you.
Hope to see you at the September 12th meeting.
The Brick Township Historical Society meets the second Tuesday in September,
November, January, March and June at 7:30 pm
Herbertsville Firehouse, 601 Herbertsville
Road, Brick, New Jersey
Programs are presented at each general meeting, which are open to the public. Besides the general meetings the Society runs bus trips, workshops, and participates in local events.