Upcoming Events                        

Hours:   SUMMER HOURS - Saturdays Hours  1 - 5 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.

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.  

August 23rd BOARD MEETING – ANNUAL MEMBERS MEETING; 5 PM TO 7 PM, Followed by refreshments.  Members.  You may join the Society at this meeting of the Membership.  Election of Board of Directors and Advisory Board.

August 27th -  BATTLE OF BROOKLYN PROGRAM & EXHIBIT: Celebrating the Declaration of Independance, 1 - 5 PM  Dramatic Reading of the Declaration of Independence in the 18th Century style at 2 PM and 4 PM.  Other activities include:  History scavenger hunt, writing with quill pens and making simulated wampum jewelry.  Suggested donation:  $5.00 for Adults, Children Free, Members & Active Service Members Free.  Click here for flier.

October 9thHARVEST FESTIVAL, Noon to 5 PM  500 Pumpkins free for children while supply lasts.  Cider and Candlemaking, crafting, games, pumpkin patch, tours of the Onderdonk House.  $5.00 Adults, Children & Members Free.  

December 4th - ST. NICHOLAS DAY.  Noon to 5 PM.  Join us to celebrate the Dutch "Christmas".  Mulled Cider, crafts, holiday singing.  Visits with St. Nicholas.  Tree lighting at 3 PM.  $5.00 Adults, Children & Members Free.




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Online Donations and Memberships

Help the Vander Ende-Onderdonk House by making an online donation.

The Greater Ridgewood Historical Society is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Therefore, donations are tax-deductible and would certainly be welcomed. This year, please consider making a tax-deductible gift to the Greater Ridgewood Historical Society, joining the Society, or giving the gift of membership to friends or family. Contributions and memberships allow us to continue offering the many fine educational programs, exhibits and events we give each year, as well as help with care and upkeep of the Vander Ende-Onderdonk House.