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Post date: August 15, 2017

 

The 2017 recipient of the Chatham Historical Society Margaret Keisler Scholarship is Paul Coyne of Dempster Road. 

Post date: July 27, 2017

The Fairmount Cemetery Field Trip, organized by the Chatham Historical Society, has become a tradition for students at Chatham's Lafayette School. 

Post date: June 14, 2017

On June 10, 2017 the Chatham Historical Society commemorated the 100th anniversary of the United States entering the Great War by remembering Lieut. Eugene P. Hubbard, Sgt. Van Horn D. Wolf, Private Paul Van Fleet, Private Fred Reinhold Pihlman and Private Frederick Percy Parcells, the five Chatham soldiers who lost their lives in France during the “war to end all wars.”

Post date: April 11, 2017
Event Date:
June 10, 2017, 12:00 pm
 
 
In France during the Great War, five Chatham Borough men lost their lives. In 1919, their sacrifice was honored by the planting of five red oak trees on the grounds of Public School #1, now Chatham Borough Hall. Sadly none remain.

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October 20, 2017

Tickets on Sale Now!

Fall is just around the corner and it’s time to mark your calendar for autumn festivities! Join us on Friday, October 20, 2017 for our second annual “History & Hops.” Last year it was a sold out event so get your tickets early. This is an evening you won’t want to miss!

The Chatham Fish & Game Club will be transformed into a traditional beer garden featuring beer and wine representing countries around the world. Of course, food goes well with drink so there will be a tempting array of eatables to chose from and live music will keep it festive. Food, drink, music and good company – the perfect brew for a great time! Music will be provided by Chatham’s own Sal Arnuk, Mike McLaughlin and special guest Chris “Sarge” Tomaino.

 

Friday, October 20 at 7:30 at the Chatham Fish & Game Club

Tickets: $50 per person

Click here to buy your tickets via Paypal or Send a check to: The Chatham Historical Society - PO Box 682 - Chatham, NJ 07928  

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Join us and celebrate Chatham’s amazing history!