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Curator’s Choice Series Continues – Dutch Clergy in Colonial America, Sleepy Hollow and the Early Dutch

Posted by on Oct 22, 2013 in All Event Postings, Curator's Choice Talks, News and Press | 0 comments

Curator’s Choice Series Continues – Dutch Clergy in Colonial America, Sleepy Hollow and the Early Dutch

Russell Gasero is a seasoned archivist with the Reformed Church in America and Professor John Coakley is on staff at New Brunswick Theological Seminary.  Both of these gentlemen have a wealth of knowledge and share their expertise regarding Dutch history, Dutch culture, the Dutch of yesterday and their influence on today through a captivating shared presentation. This Curator’s Choice is, once again, hosted by the Warwick Historical Society at the Buckbee Center, located at 2 Colonial Avenue, Warwick.  On October 29th, the doors will open at 6:30, reservations are preferred (please call...

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Annual Under The Tent Party on August 24th!

Posted by on Aug 7, 2013 in All Event Postings, News and Press | 0 comments

Annual Under The Tent Party on August 24th!

Lewis Park, the heart of the village, the core of the historic district and one of the properties of the Warwick Historical Society will be the setting for the Society’s annual “Under the Tent” party on August 24th from 6:00-9:00PM.  Come to support the Historical Society of the Town of Warwick which cares for and preserves Lewis Park and ten other properties in the village.      The Under the Tent event is set in the center of its historic buildings: The Old School Baptist Meeting House, Baird’s Tavern, the Buckbee Center, the Shingle House, the Sly Barn, the UAME Church building, the...

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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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Two Warwick Institutions Honor Another Warwick Institution – Lilibet Lewis McLean

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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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