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Mail: P.O. Box 115, South Bound Brook, New Jersey 08880 
Location: 17 von Steuben Lane, South Bound Brook, New Jersey 08880

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The Next Event is Tory Jack Day on February 10th, 2018
The House is open for free tours on March 10th, 2018 from 10 am until Noon
The next Membership Meeting of FASH is on February 20th, 2018

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2018 Calendar of Events:


We meet the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. at the Abraham Staats House,
17 von Steuben Lane, South Bound Brook, NJ 08880

Jan. 16 Feb. 20 March 20 April 17 May 15 June 19 July Canceled Aug. Canceled Sep. 18 Oct. 16 Nov. 20 Dec. 7


Tory Jack Day Battle of BB History Weekend Holiday at the Staats Misc.

February 10, 2018 ~ Saturday, 10:30 am – 3 pm “Tory Jack Day" Legend has it that Jack, a slave in the Abraham Staats household, supported the patriots by spying on the British during the American Revolution.  Celebrate Black History month with a program featuring noted speaker Joe Becton , who will speak on the topic “Music of the Underground Railroad” at 11:00 am.   Following Mr. Becton’s presentation, the public is invited to tour the historic Abraham Staats House and view an exhibit on “The Underground Railroad”, presented by local historian and Women’s Guild member, Mrs. Joyce Smith.   The exhibit and tours will end at 3 p.m. Admission is free; donations are appreciated.
Note: Seating is limited.

Click on the event title for more information and photos of past events. (Updated 1/17/2018)

April 14 & 15, 2018 ~ Saturday/Sunday:   Be a part of the American Revolution and mark your calendar for this year’s Battle of Bound Brook: "Living History Weekend at the Abraham Staats House"
Admission charged for entry to house tour/lecture. The grounds and street battles are free.
Make sure you tell your friends to hold the date, Huzzah!  Hope to see you there!
Please check back often for updated information. 
Click on the event title for information and photos of past events. (Updated 1/6/2018)

June 9, 2018 ~ Saturday Time: 10:00 am to Noon "18th Century Blacksmithing" on the grounds of the Abraham Staats House. Free to all
June 14, 2018 ~ Thursday Time: 6:00 pm "Boy Scout Troop 42 Flag Retirement Ceremony" on the grounds of the Abraham Staats House. Free to all

More events are being planned
Please check back later as we finalize the rest of our 2018 plans.

Call 732-469-5836 or e-mail" info@staatshouse.org

Please allow two-week notice for accessibility and assistive services requests.

Hope to see you there!

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Events and programs will be offered throughout the year.
View the complete Calendar of Events at www.dandrcanal.com/programs.html


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The Friends of Abraham Staats House, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which has received an operating support grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State though the State/County History Partnership Program Grant, and administered in Somerset County by the Somerset County Cultural & Heritage Commission

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