The Jersey Shore Historical Society is pleased to announce our programs for 2016-2017 year:
Sept. 17, 2016 3-5pm. Historic District Walking Tour- This program is a guided walking tour of the Nationally Registered Historic District and is in partnership with the Recreation Committee of the Borough of Jersey Shore.
Oct. 1, 2016 12-1 pm. Samuel Moss House- This is a general meeting with all members to meet with their committees and discuss their responsibilities for the year.
Oct. 22, 2016 11-1pm. Samuel Moss House- This program invites members and the general public to bring in and share pictures of the town or their home and neighborhood that would create a timeline to be used in a calendar and possibly a pictorial book. Discuss digitizing all your photos and slides for a fee of 20cents per photo/ slide on customer supplied memory card or flash drive.
Nov. 11, 2016 The Presbyterian Church-This program works with the Veterans Day program. The Society will display Military uniforms and related items in the reception room following the service.
Dec. 3, 2016 3-5pm Samuel Moss House- Open house. This program will coincide with the end of the Christmas Parade, and is in partnership with the Town Meeting Inc.
Jan. 2017 NO PROGRAM
Feb. 11, 2017 10 am-? Samuel Moss House- This program is a work day at the museum, involving photographing, cataloging and organizing all artifacts in the museum. This is an all hands on deck day. Lunch will be provided.
March 23,2017 7:00pm Samuel Moss House- This program is a tribute to our local soldiers who fought in WWI. Carol Shetler of the WWI project will tell the stories of the names that are stitched on the WWI quilt.
April 27, 2017 12:00 pm. – Jersey Shore Senior High School- This is the annual dinner by the Culinary Arts curriculum. There is a fee charged and is for members only.
May 11, 2017 6:00pm Samuel Moss House- This is the annual meeting to elect officers, set committees and review the year. Pot luck dinner following the meeting. This is for members only
June 3, 2017 6:30-7:30pm. Historical Walking tour of the north side of the Historic District. Meet at Gazebo park
July 4, 2017 11-1pm HISTORICAL YARD SALE AND OPEN HOUSE. Samuel Moss House- This year we are having a yard sale with original newspapers from 1844, books, and copies of artwork from the Jane Spangler and Vi McLain collection. The 2nd annual open house with refreshments in the backyard following the Hometown hero banner presentation at the Recreation field. This program is in partnership with the Town Meeting Inc..
We hope you can attend any or all of programs. All programs are open to the public except where noted. We welcome suggestions for future programs.