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April 20th The History and Restoration of Shippen Manor

 

                              The History and Restoration of Shippen Manor

 

The Washington Township Historical Society will host a talk on “The History and Restoration of Shippen Manor” given by member Forrest (Woody) Burgener at their upcoming meeting which will be held at the Washington Township Public Library on Monday, April 20 at 7:00 PM.   

German Valley Historical Marker

A new historic site marker was recently erected in Long Valley near the Zion Lutheran Church.  The marker was obtained by the Historical Society through the Morris County Heritage Commission with generous support from the Board of Chosen Freeholders.  A dedication is planned for 2014 as part of the celebration of New Jersey’s 350th Anniversary. 

Images of America - Washington Township, Morris County

The newest addition to Arcadia Publishing’s popular Images of America series, Washington Township, Morris County, written by Historical Society members Elizabeth Guzenski, Charlotte Arndt and Juergen Arndt, is now available for purchase at the Museum for $21.99.  Be sure to get your copy. 

Scholarship Announcement

 

The Washington Township Historical Society will be awarding a scholarship to a graduating high school senior living in the township and planning to either attend a two year or a four year college, or a university, in the fall of 2015.

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