Upcoming Events

NEW!!!!  We are now open on Sundays from 12 to 4 PM and on Wednesdays from 3 to 7 PM; in addition to our regular Saturday hours from 1 to 5 PM.  Guided Tours available.  Suggested Donation $3.00.     Like us on FACEBOOK for updates

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Hours:   HOURS  - Saturdays  1 - 5 PM, Sundays 12 - 4 PM, Wednesdays 3 - 7 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.

"New Amsterdam Festival Exhibit - All about the Tulip", Richard Asbell, curator.  Some curious facts about tulips plus an original painting by Richard Asbell. 

"What is Archaeology?" - Exhibit on tools, methodology and GRHS archtifacts, in particular, stained glass from Louis Comfort Tiffany factory in Corona, Chrysalis Archaeology and Arianna Stimpfl, curators

AUGUST 19TH -  Annual Membership Meeting - 5 PM. Election of Directors, Annual Report for 2016-2017.

AUGUST 19TH - Battle of Brooklyn Event - 1-5 PM.  Evergreen Cemetery, Glendale.

JULY 29TH-30th - “HOUSE OF YES” ART FESTIVAL, NOON to 9 PM.  Art, performance art, music – www.HouseofYes.org 

AUGUST 20th –  “HOUSE OF YES” ART FESTIVAL, NOON to 9 PM.  Art, performance art, music – www.HouseofYes.org

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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When:             Tuesdays, Wednesdays,  and Fridays 10:00 – 12:30 PM; October – December; April – June

Cost:                $150.00 per group/class of 30 children

Deposit:           Payment in full is required for confirmation

Size of group:   30 children (with 5 chaperones/adults additional)

Reserved Dates for School Year 2016-17:  WE ARE CURRENTLY ACCEPTING RESERVATIONS FOR THE NEW SCHOOL YEAR.

PLEASE contact Virginia Comber to make your reservation, 718-417-6032

 

We are accepting reservations for October through December 2016; April through June 2017.  Please contact Virginia Comber, at 718-417-6032 to reserve a date.  We cannot hold dates without a reservation form and payment.  For a reservation form click on "Reservation form" under Programs.

CAMP, SUMMER PROGRAM, AFTER SCHOOL, SCOUTS OR SENIORS???  Our beautiful grounds are perfect for a picnics, games and tours of the Onderdonk House. Please contact Virginia Comber, at 718-417-6032 to reserve a date.