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October 15, 2017, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Historic Captain Tyson House
Come to one of Bergen County's historic jewels: The Captain Tyson House built c. 1863. This outstanding villa was built for Capt. William Tyson, owner of sailing ships. This was during the time of America’s Civil War when the battles of Chancellorsville, Gettysburg, Vicksburg and Chattanooga were taking place. Former Bergen County Executive, William ‘Pat’ Schuber, will be discussing Civil War events during this time period at 12:30 and 1:00 pm. Readings of “Young Abe Lincoln” will be offered to children ages 4-6 during the afternoon. Visitor parking is available at the Lakeland Bank, corner of Rochelle Ave & Passaic St. Refreshments will be available.
October 15, 2017, 11:00 AM - 3:30 PM @ Van Saun County Park
Bergen County Executive James J. Tedesco III, the Board of Chosen Freeholders, the Department of Parks and Division of Cultural Affairs present the 53rd Annual Bergen County Art in the Park Show & Concert. Over 100 Bergen County resident visual artists will exhibit in the following categories: Acrylics & Oils; Drawings/Prints/Pastels; Mixed Media; Photography (Traditional & Digital); Watercolors. The show is juried with cash prizes. Bergen's own "Doc Lane and Loose Change" will present a free musical concert from 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm with breaks. The "Samwiche" food vendor will be present with hamburgers and hot dogs.
October 15, 2017, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Wortendyke Barn
The Wortendyke Barn Museum, a National Register landmark, and the family’s stone house across the street, are all that remain of the original Wortendyke family farm. The barn, built in 1760, is an outstanding example of the vernacular architecture referred to as a “New World Dutch Barn” which could be found throughout 18th and 19th century Bergen County. The Barn’s exhibits include handmade 18th and 19th century farm implements and tools, the history of the Wortendyke family farm, and exhibits showing the agricultural history of the area from the first settlers through the 20th century. Come to the free "Music at the Barn" concert series on the last Sundays of July, August and September at 4 pm. And end the season on October 29 with the 7th Annual “Bluegrass & Cider” concert. Bring chairs, blankets, picnics, family and friends to the concerts which are held rain or shine. The Barn is fully accessible and free to the public.