Event and programs beginning July 19th

Next weeks events include; a model railroad demonstration, a talk about and trip to a Limekilm, a senior citizen art exhibit and a Space Farms junior zookeeper event.  We also want to remind you about the History Alliance Meeting and a program offered on Emergency Management for Cultural Institution offered by the State Library.


Model Railroad and Covered Bridges Exhibit

Join the Sussex  County Railroad Club and Bill Coughlin on the porch for many great displays at the Foster Armstrong House

Date: Sunday, July 20 — 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: MARCH Montague Assoc. for Restoration of Community History P.O. Box 1101 Montague, NJ 07827-0101 Location  320 River Road Montague, NJ 07827 Phone Number (973) 293-3106 {You may call the president directly at his home, (972) 293-3949 to leave a message}


Oliver Krawczyk — A talk about lime kiln’s and trip to an area lime kilm

Date: July 20, 2014
Location: Walpack Historical Society General Meeting bring your Lawn Picnic (12:00 pm) follow by speaker and field trip (1:00 pm)


Sussex County Senior Citizen Art Show

Date: July 22,- September 16
Location: Judicial Center Gallery, Newton NJ Sponsored by the Sussex County Arts and Heritage Council First place winners go on to compete in the New Jersey State Senior Citizens Art Show in September at the Meadow Lakes.• Phone number for more information: 973 383 0027


Space Farms Junior Zookeeper Day

Date: Saturday July 19, 9:00am-5:00pm
Location: Space Farms 218 Route 519 Sussex, NJ 0746. Phone: (973) 875-5800
A special day for children 5-15 to assist Zookeeper Lori with daily care of the animals. Learn about animals through hands-on activities and receive a Junior Zookeeper Certificate at the end of the day. Venue has an admission fee.

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History Alliance

Date:  Tuesday, July 29th  7:00 pm
Location: Lusscroft Farm

Tour of the farm, and update on the Horton Mansion and Information about the Heritage Tour


Cultural Institutions and Emergency Management: Partners in Emergency Response and; Recovery Conference

Date: June 30, 9:00am-4:00 pm
Location: Monmouth University, Woodrow Wilson Hall, West Long Branch, NJ

Fee: $25.00  Registration Required.

Intended for collections care professionals and volunteers, this conference will address important facets of emergency response, as well as building local networks for collaborative mutual aid. Presenters will include first responders and representatives from organizations such as the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the New Jersey Office of  Emergency Management.

For more information, view the conference agenda, and register, visit http://www.cvent.com/events/new-jersey-collections-care-network-2014/staff-e54c95dc2ed8496daff91ec3fabd0b4c.aspx

Michele P. Stricker | Associate Director Library Support Services | New Jersey State Library PO Box 520 |Trenton, NJ 08625-0520 Voice 609-278-2640 Ext.164 | Fax 609-278-2650 mstricker@njstatelib.org www.njstatelib.org

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