Upcoming Events

THE ONDERDONK HOUSE WILL BE CLOSED ON SUNDAY, APRIL 16,  SO OUR VOLUNTEERS CAN ENJOY EASTER WITH THEIR FAMILIES AND FRIENDS. 

NEW!!!!  We are open on Sundays from 12 to 4 PM.   Like us on FACEBOOK for updates

   https://www.facebook.com/onderdonkhouse/              

Hours:   HOURS  - Saturdays  1 - 4 PM, Sundays 12 - 4 PM.    History and Geneaology Resource Rooms are also open. Guided and self-guided tours available.  Suggested Donation $3.00 per person.  Members are free. Veterans and Active Service members are free.  First floor and bathroom facilities are accessible for individuals with disabilities.  

EXHIBITS:  Richard Asbell has re-installed our permanent exhibit, “Unearthed at the Onderdonk House – Artifacts from the 1970's Archaeology Investigations” and added additional material including photos of the other colonial houses along Flushing Avenue.

SAVE THE DATE - OUR FIRST NEW AMSTERDAM FESTIVAL - APRIL 29 & 30, Saturday & Sunday, 11 AM to 9 PM.  All things Dutch - food, market, entertainment, tours, Beer Tent.  Co-sponsored by House of Yes - watch our website and FACEBOOK for updates.

Upcoming Events:  

APRIL 29TH – 30TH – NEW AMSTERDAM FESTIVAL, 11am-9pm each day   Dutch culture, art, music, crafts

MAY 6TH – ‘BLISSVILLE – A FORGOTTEN QUEENS NEIGHBORHOOD”, 7-9pm  Screening of documentary film by the film maker, Hank Linhart  

JUNE 10TH - 11TH –  “HOUSE OF YES” ART FESTIVAL, Art, performance art, music – www.HouseofYes.org

JUNE 17TH – MEETING JOHN ADAMS,    1-2:30pm   The historical figure of John Adams, portrayed by George Baker, will present his views of the nation, history and family life in a humorous and inspiring speech. He will be dressed in the clothes he would have worn as the Second President of the United States 1797-1801.  Click here for a Flyer

JULY 1ST – DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE READING, 1 and 3pm   Dramatic Reading by Onderdonk House docent in period costume 

JULY 15TH-16TH – “OUT IN THE STREETS” MUSIC FEST, Rock and roll bands, food, refreshments – www.outinthestreets.com

JULY 29TH-30th - “HOUSE OF YES” ART FESTIVAL, Art, performance art, music – www.HouseofYes.org 

AUGUST 20th –  “HOUSE OF YES” ART FESTIVAL, Art, performance art, music – www.HouseofYes.org

AUGUST 19TH-20TH – BATTLE OF BROOKLYN EVENT, Program about this critical battle during the Revolutionary War

SEPTEMBER 16TH-17TH – VARIANCE MUSIC AND ART FESTIVAL, Contemporary music and art, refreshments – www.variancefestival.com 

OCTOBER 8TH – HARVEST FEST, Noon – 5pm   Pumpkins for children, candle making, cider making, colonial crafts, games, pumpkin painting, music, tours of the Onderdonk House, refreshments

 

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