Lectures

History Lectures in the Farm House

Farmstead Arts presents lectures on a variety of topics including history, preservation and the arts.

Lectures are held in one of our beautiful galleries in the historic Farmhouse at Farmstead Arts.  This intimate environment invites the listener into the heart of the narrative, creating an informative and entertaining experience for all.  A reception is held after each lecture with refreshments and an opportunity to meet and talk with the presenter.

DONATIONS ARE APPRECIATED.


The farmhouse is wheelchair accessible.  Anyone anticipating the need for additional accessibility services may make a request by sending an E-mail to admin@farmsteadarts.org in advance.

Benjamin Franklin - Sunday, November 24 at 2:00 pm

Enjoy a detailed review of the life of Benjamin Franking including his important role as a Founding Father of the United States and his significance in US History.

Lecture presented by Nolan Asch, historian and Hamilton scholar.

Registration is recommended as space is limited.  $10 donation appreciated (to register and donate click here).

Meet Nolan and enjoy light refreshments after the lecture.

Nolan Asch is a member of the Summit Old Guard. He is an avid student of history since he was 6 years old. He is a graduate of Columbia University majoring in history. He currently is a member of the New Jersey American Revolution Round Table. He is one of seven National Hamilton Advocates designated by The Alexander Hamilton Awareness Society.

The Constitution - Sunday, April 26, 2020 at 2:00 pm

This special program about the U.S. Constitution – how it was drafted, adopted and continually evolves – provides insights into the vibrant cornerstone of our great democracy.

Presented by Nolan Asch…historian and Hamilton scholar.

$10 donation appreciated. Registration is recommend as space is limited.To register and donate click here.

Meet Nolan and enjoy some light refreshments after the lecture.

Nolan Asch is a member of the Summit Old Guard. He is an avid student of history since he was 6 years old. He is a graduate of Columbia University majoring in history. He currently is a member of the New Jersey American Revolution Round Table. He is one of seven National Hamilton Advocates designated by The Alexander Hamilton Awareness Society.

 

Upcoming Events

  • Rehearsals - Dracula
    August 21, 2019|6:30 pm - 10:00 pm


  • Rehearsals - Dracula
    August 23, 2019|6:30 pm - 10:00 pm


  • Country Line Dance in the English Barn
    August 24, 2019|6:00 pm - 9:30 pm


  • Gallery Hours
    August 25, 2019|1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


  • Rehearsals - Dracula
    August 26, 2019|6:30 pm - 10:00 pm


Made possible, in part, by funds from the Somerset County Cultural & Heritage Commission, a partner of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.

 

Farmstead Arts Center, 450 King George Road, Basking Ridge, New Jersey 07920

admin@farmsteadarts.org | (908) 636 7576

Office Hours: Monday - Wednesday 9 am – 1 pm
Farm House (open to the public): Monday - Wednesday 11 am – 1 pm
Gallery Hours (when there is a show in progress):
Same as the Farm House hours plus Sundays 1 pm – 4 pm (unless there is a concert or other event)

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