CEDAR GROVE, NJ - On April 26 at 7:30pm the Cedar Grove Historical Society will meet with the public to present the program "Overbrook" at the new Robert J. O'Toole Community Center located at 199 Fairview Ave. in Cedar Grove.
Phil Jaeger, local historian and author, will be the speaker and presenter. Jaeger is the author of books on Cedar Grove and Montclair in Arcadia's Images of America series. A brief business meeting will precede the program.
The PowerPoint presentation begins with the opening of Overbrook in 1898 and ends with its partial demolition in 2016. Topics will include; The Beginning, Early 1900s Expansion, Daily Operations, the Dairy Herd, Patient Activities, Decline and Today.