"Storied Boards" at the Historical Society of Scotch Plains & Fanwood

In a presentation called "Storied Boards" actress/storyteller Laurie MacDonnell-Gaulke will bring to life memories and experiences from the perspective of four historic homes at the February meeting of the Historical Society of Scotch Plains and Fanwood.   The meeting is free and all are welcome.  Refreshments & fellowship follow the meeting.

Contact Information
  1. Connie Klock
  2. (908) 232-9489
  3. tonniebeth@verizon.net
Tue, February 25
7:30 pm — 9:30 pm
Add to My Calendar 02/25/2020 7:30pm 02/25/2020 9:30pm America/New_York "Storied Boards" at the Historical Society of Scotch Plains & Fanwood

In a presentation called "Storied Boards" actress/storyteller Laurie MacDonnell-Gaulke will bring to life memories and experiences from the perspective of four historic homes at the February meeting of the Historical Society of Scotch Plains and Fanwood. The meeting is free and all are welcome. Refreshments & fellowship follow the meeting.

820 Jerusalem Road Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

Shady Rest-Scotch Hills Country Club

820 Jerusalem Road
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

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