Oakland, New Jersey Saturday 04/29/2023
Come see our display of Oakland Train station photos and paintings from Campgaw to Crystal Lake stations, and Oakland to Pompton Lakes and Pompton Junction. It would be fun to ride the rails again.
A virtual house tour of Oakland is included on the Oakland Borough YouTube link as part of This Week in Oakland series.
NORTHWEST BERGEN HISTORY Coalition has published a new book: Stitched and Woven - Bergen County Quilts and Coverlets 1800 - 1976 by Peggy Norris and Kay Yeomans. It is a display of cloth works from each NW Bergen County historical society. A copy can be ordered through this site.
A 100 anniversary of Womens' Suffrage is also taking place this year. Please share your stories with us on History Notes page or contact us by e-mail.
Visit our Events page for all the details.
Please e-mail Jerri or Klaus at email@example.com or call 201-337-9652 to find status of repairs and when open-houses will be resumed. Historic documents are available by appointments with Society members to take place at the Public Library.
Please see our Tribute to Edward Page on the About page. For all of you who are unfamiliar with the history of the Stream House at 3 Franklin Avenue, you can finally learn why Oakland would not be the great town it is today if it weren't for the efforts of the man who left us the Stream House to take care of.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: at the Van Allen House to continue working on the indexing for photos and documents there. We need volunteers to work on the yard, weeding and sprucing up the property in general. Please call 201-337-9652 for more info or to confirm your attendance. For your convenience, you may also use the Contact Us page to let us know you're interested!
Call Jerri or Klaus at 201-337-9652 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on any of these opportunities!
Free E-Books Available!
Download 3 books on the history of Oakland