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Hancock House State Historic Site

For more information regarding these programs, please call the park at (856) 935-4373 or email Hancock House

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January 13, 2013
Reorganization Mtg
2:30 PM
Reorganization meeting of the FOHH will be held at the LAC Municipal building at 2:30PM with speaker Rev Chuck Coblentz at 3:00PM.  Chuck will be speaking on the Revolutinary War,supplementing Simcoe's journal with meterologicasl records kept at the time, along with knowledge of solar and lunar cycles, and Delaware Bay tide tables from March 1778, has shed new light in the strategies and operations that guided the British soldiers to Hancock House on that fateful night.  Light refreshments will follow presentation.

Program "Hancock House Massacre"
3 PM
Lower Alloways Creek Twp Municipal Bldg. One block from the Hancock House

March 23, 2013
Massacre Commemoration

10AM to 4PM
Rev War re-enactment and Special presentations at noon Have your child experience dressing in18th Century clothing for a free picture.

Apr 27 & 28, 2013
Cornelia Hancock / Civil War Weekend

Sat-10 AM to 5 PM / Sun Noon to 4 PM
150th Anniversary of Cornelia leaving Hancocks Bridge for the Battle at Gettysburg Special programs

May 4,2013
Open House Tour

10AM to 4PM

May 11, 2013
NJ History Fair Washington's Crossing State Park

Friends of the Hancock House will exhibit and have children dress in colonial clothing for a free picture. Great opportunity to experience all of the State sites & programs

May 18, 2013
Annual Colonial Workshop

10:00 AM to 2 PM
Ages 8 & up
Colonial Games & Crafts plus lunch provided (Fee-$5.00) For reservations: Call 856-935-4221

June 23, 2013
Free Concert & Ice Cream Social

1:30 PM Quarterly mtg. & 2 PM
Salem American Legion Concert Bring a lawn chair / Rain or Shine Fee for Ice Cream only

June 29, 2013
Spring Tea in the Historic Hancock House

12:30 PM
Tea sandwiches & fancy desserts (Fee $20.00) Call—856-935-4221 for reservations

Oct 19, 2013
Open Hearth Cooking / Games & Crafts Ages 8 & up lunch provided

10 AM to 2 PM
(Fee-$5.00) for reservations; Call 935-4221

Nov 3, 2013
Annual Mtg.

1:30 PM At 2 PM
Carlton Holladay a program about "Ware Chairs". Carlton will have chairs and memorabilia about the Ware Family Lower Alloways Creek Twp Municipal Bldg. One block from the Hancock House

Nov 23, 2013
Holiday Workshop Make a Holiday decoration with fresh greens

Two sessions—10 to noon and 1 to 3 PM
All materials provided (Fee: $20.00) Call 856-935-4221 for reservations

Dec 7, 2013
Salem Yuletide Tour Hancock House will be decorated for the season

1 PM to 4 PM
It is suggested that you visit us in the early hours of the tour—18th Century only had Candlelight!!

 

 

 

 

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