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Wednesday through Saturday, 10am - 4pm


Historically Speaking Lecture Series

No Short Climb: Race Workers and America's Defense Technology

Wednesday, February 25, 7pm

Marconi Hotel at Camp Evans

2201 Marconi Road, Wall, NJ 07719


Enjoy a viewing of this brilliant documentary discussing the contributions made by African American scientists and technicians during WWII, followed by discussion with the award winning director of the film, Robert Johnson, Jr.


 Robert Johnson, Jr. is Professor of Communication Arts at Framingham State University where he teaches documentary film-making, media production and writing. He has produced and directed educational, promotional video and documentaries for over thirty years. He served as an expert for the State Department's cultural diplomacy program, American Documentary Showcase, in 2010, and received a Fulbright Specialist Grant and taught documentary film-making and instructional video programming workshops at the National University of Rwanda in 2011.  


The lecture is free and all are welcome. Light refreshments will be served.

Open Hearth-Open House 
Saturday, March 7
150 West Main Street
Freehold, NJ 07728

Come and observe 18th-century style cooking over the open hearth and experience colonial life as you tour Covenhoven House.

Visitors will be invited to sample tasty treats made from authentic, historic recipes!
  • asparagus soup
  • stewed duck and root veggies
  • roast duck
  • indian slapjack (pancakes)
  • apple fritters
  • gingerbread before and one mix
  • hot spiced cider
For more information call (732) 462-1466 or visit monmouthhistory.org

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