Upcoming Holiday Events 2011

 
A Weekend of Special Evening Events:
Fri., Sat.,and Sun. ~ Dec. 16 -18
Music for the Holidays:
Two 18th Century Candlelight Concerts at The Old Dutch Parsonage ~ Dec. 16 & 18.

 

Linda Russell ~ Friday, Dec. 16 ~ 7:30 p.m. ~

 

Ms. Russell, well-known for her historic musical interpretation, sings seasonal Songs and Ballads of the Colonial era
and plays period instruments including Hammered Dulcimer, Guitar and Tin whistle.
Seating begins at 7 pm.
 
 

 

Robert Mouland ~ Sunday, Dec. 18 ~ 7:30 p.m. ~

 

Mr. Mouland plays more than six instruments of the period including English Guitar, Violin, Wire Harp,
Shuttle Pipes, Flageolet and Flute. The Concert includes Popular and Celtic Tunes of the 18th century in the Spirit of Christmas.
Seating begins at 7 pm.
 
Also
 
 
Eight Nights Before Christmas” ~ Saturday, Dec. 17, 2011
Colonial Christmas Tours at The Wallace House and Old Dutch Parsonage Historic Sites ~ Tours on the Hour from 5 – 8 pm During candlelight tours of The Wallace House and Old Dutch Parsonage. guides in period clothing explain how Christmas was celebrated in the American colonies. Enjoy the holiday atmosphere of these Colonial-era homes, decorated authentically in the 18th century manner to celebrate the season. Invite friends, family and others to enjoy this unique holiday event! Tours available at 5 pm, 6 pm, 7 pm and 8 pm. Refreshments will be served.

 

All Events: $10 per person. Advance Reservations Required.
Contact Jim Kurzenberger:
Phone: 908-725-1015 Email: whouse3@verizon.net
Site Address &Parking: 71 Somerset Street, Somerville, NJ 08876
(Lot across from Circle Floors. There is a short walk to the houses.)
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Upcoming Holiday Events

Two 18th Century Candlelight Concerts
at The Old Dutch Parsonage ~
Featuring Linda Russell
~ Sunday, Nov. 7 & Friday, Dec. 17, 2010 ~ 7:30 p.m. ~

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These Evening Concerts with Linda Russell feature Music of the 18th century performed in the Authentic Candlelit Atmosphere of the Old Dutch Parsonage.
Ms. Russell sings Popular Songs and Ballads
and Plays Instruments of the Period, including
Hammered Dulcimer, Guitar and Tin Whistle.
Seating begins at 7 pm. Call 908-725-1015 to reserve.

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“Six Days Before Christmas”
Colonial Christmas Tours
at the Wallace House
Sunday, Dec. 19, 5-8 pm
A special Christmas event featuring candlelight tours through the Wallace House. Guides in period clothing explain how Christmas was celebrated in the American colonies. Enjoy the holiday atmosphere of this Colonial-era home, decorated authentically in the 18th century manner to celebrate the season. Refreshments will be served.
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All Events: $10 per person. Reservations: in advance. Contact Jim Kurzenberger:
Phone: 908-725-1015 Email: whouse3@verizon.net
Parking for events: 71 Somerset Street, Somerville (Lot across from Circle Floors. There is a short walk to the houses.)
About the Wallace House and Old Dutch Parsonage historic site:
http://www.state.nj.us/dep/parksandforests/historic/olddutch-wallace/odwh-home.htm
Wallace House and Old Dutch Parsonage Historic Site
71 Somerset Street, Somerville, NJ 08876
Office: 908-725-1015 Fax: 908-526-6187
State of New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
For more about Linda Russell: http://www.lindarussellmusic.com/

Trio of Holiday Diversions

The public is invited to visit the Wallace House and Old Dutch Parsonage New Jersey State Historic Sites to celebrate on one of the following occasions:

A Holiday Diversion. Saturday, December 5th Noon – 5 pm. The sites will be open for their annual colonial style Christmas event. $7 for adults, $5 for children.

A Holiday Concert with Linda Russell. Friday December 11th 7:30 pm at the Old Dutch Parsonage. $10. As seating is limited, reservations are required. 908-725-1015.

Five Days before Christmas. 5-8 pm. $10. Reservations are required. 908-725-1015.