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Antique Car Club Visits Warwick

Posted by on Jul 15, 2013 in All Event Postings, News and Press | 0 comments

Antique Car Club Visits Warwick

This Wednesday, around noon, there will be a display of antique cars in Lewis Park. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet and greet the members of the antique car club. Their commitment to preserving the past in transportation and driving home the importance of their work is impressive. Take the time to welcome them to Warwick and share their...

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Wine, Cheese & Jazz 2013 — List of Cheeses Served

Posted by on Jun 5, 2013 in All Event Postings, News and Press | 0 comments

So many of you have asked for a list of the various cheeses served at the Buckbee Center at our Wine, Cheese & Jazz evening. Purchased at the Paramus Fairway Market they are as follows: Guffanti Rocchetta – From the Piedmont of Italy, made with 3 pasteurized milks. Soft, smooth, earthy. 2006 Outstanding Cheese winner. L’ami Du Chambertin – From Brochon, France near Gevrey Chambertin. Rind is washed in Marc De Bourgogne. Strong smelling, rich, lush cheese. Chabriou Petit Chevre – Pasteurized goat’s milk from the Pyrenee region. Aged 2 months. Sapore Del Piave – Creamy, nutty cow’s milk...

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Wines from Celebrity Vineyards to be featured at the Warwick Historical Society’s Annual Wine, Cheese and Jazz Party

Posted by on May 29, 2013 in All Event Postings | 0 comments

Wines from Celebrity Vineyards to be featured at the Warwick Historical Society’s Annual Wine, Cheese and Jazz Party

On Sunday, June 2, from 4pm – 6pm the public is invited to join the Warwick Historical Society under the flowering trees of Lewis Park to sample carefully selected wines from celebrity vineyards from around the world.  Each selection will be paired with perfectly complimentary cheeses, both domestic and imported. An example of one of the very special wines that Peck’s Wine & Spirits has chosen for the public to sample that day, is Bocelli Prosecco, a delightful bubbly bursting with peach and mineral aroma’s and hand-harvested from Andrea Bocelli’s small family owned estate in...

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Warwick Historical Society to Host “On The Streets Where You Live,” An Historic Photographic Ramble Through Warwick Villages and Hamlets

Posted by on May 29, 2013 in All Event Postings, Curator's Choice Talks | 0 comments

Warwick Historical Society to Host “On The Streets Where You Live,” An Historic Photographic Ramble Through Warwick Villages and Hamlets

The early roads of Warwick often followed Native American trails before they grew into the roads we know today. King’s Highway, a completed public highway by 1734, closely follows an old Algonquin trail connecting Danskammer (near New Windsor) with another Algonquin center near Philadelphia. Early on, it was known as the Wawayanda Path, but locally it has been called by several names over the years. On the Beers Atlas of 1875, we find that it is called Hudson Street, it then became East Main St., per the Mueller Atlas of 1903, but by 1904 it officially became Colonial Avenue as we know...

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Two Warwick Institutions Honor Another Warwick Institution – Lilibet Lewis McLean

Posted by on Apr 23, 2013 in All Event Postings, News and Press | Comments Off on Two Warwick Institutions Honor Another Warwick Institution – Lilibet Lewis McLean

Two Warwick Institutions Honor Another Warwick Institution – Lilibet Lewis McLean

On Sunday, May 5th, St. Anthony Community Hospital and The Warwick Historical Society will be honoring Lilibet Lewis McLean at “An Afternoon to Remember,” a Downton Abbey-inspired High Tea that will take place on the lawn of Lewis Park. The afternoon begins with noon registration at The A. W. Buckbee Center, continuing on a “Grand Tour” of five of The Historical Society’s downtown museums and properties, with the final stop a tented Tea Party on the lawn of Lewis Park. Proceeds will benefit The Hospital and The Historical Society. Lilibet Lewis McLean is a Warwick treasure, and without the...

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Warwick Merchants Guild to Launch Downton Abbey Raffle for An Afternoon to Remember

Posted by on Apr 8, 2013 in All Event Postings, News and Press | Comments Off on Warwick Merchants Guild to Launch Downton Abbey Raffle for An Afternoon to Remember

Warwick Merchants Guild to Launch Downton Abbey Raffle for An Afternoon to Remember

Warwick, New York – The Warwick Merchants Guild met this past Wednesday, and at the top of their Agenda was the upcoming May 5th event, AN AFTERNOON TO REMEMBER, the largest, tented formal tea party ever staged in Warwick. All proceeds will benefit St.Anthony Community Hospital and the Warwick Historical Society. Inspired by the wildly popular television series, “Downton Abbey,” a very special RAFFLE PRIZE is being offered – a trip for two to the actual shooting location of Downton Abbey, HIGHCLERE CASTLE,in Newbury,UK. This premiere four-day, three night includes roundtrip...

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