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Holiday Tea

December 9 @ 12:00 pm 5:00 pm EST

Join us as we present three seatings of our popular holiday tea (Noon, 2 pm & 4 pm). $20 adults, $10 children under 13. Seating is limited. All proceeds to benefit the David M. Bushey EFHS scholarship fund. For all reservations, please contact Jan Bushey at 845-242-5794

$20 Adults ($10 for children under 13)

Jan Bushney

845-242-5794

Brinckerhoff House Historic Site

68 North Kensington Drive
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533 United States
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Annual Christmas Open House

December 3 @ 1:00 pm 4:00 pm EST

Join us as we welcome our neighbors to help ring in the holiday season. The Brinckerhoff Farmhouse will be decorated in fine greenery for the start of the holiday season.

Santa and Randolph the Reingoat will be back for you and your family to take pictures with. A $5 donation for photos and a donation of canned goods that will go to the Fishkill Food Pantry would be greatly appreciated.

We will have children’s crafts in our one room schoolhouse. Mulled Cider and nibbles will be served in the farmhouse as well as Hot Chocolate and s’mores outdoors.

$5 Suggested Donation

East Fishkill Historical Society

+1 (845) 227-4136

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Brinckerhoff House Historic Site

68 North Kensington Drive
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533 United States
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5th Annual Rombout Colonial Days

September 23 @ 10:00 am September 24 @ 4:00 pm EDT

Step back in time and witness what life was like in the Hudson Valley during the 1770’s, featuring 2nd NY Provincials, 2nd Regiment of the Dutchess County Militia, Hathorn’s Regiment, the 23rd regiment of foot Royal Welch Fusiliers, woodworking, blacksmithing, cooking and baking demonstrations, and much more.

Children 13 and under are free.

$5 suggested donation

East Fishkill Historical Society

+1 (845) 227-4136

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Brinckerhoff House Historic Site

68 North Kensington Drive
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533 United States
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East Fishkill Historical Society Annual Strawberry Festival

June 4 @ 1:00 pm 4:00 pm EDT

SUNDAY, JUNE 4, 2023 | 1 PM – 4 PM

We have been presenting this annual community event for over 50 years. Come and join your neighbors as we celebrate the return of summer. Live music by Americana singer/songwriter Don Lowe, tours of our farmhouse and out buildings, demonstrations, animals, children’s games, food by The Dog House food truck for purchase and our famous Strawberry Shortcake while supplies last. This is a free community event but donations are always appreciated.

East Fishkill Historical Society

+1 (845) 227-4136

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Brinckerhoff House Historic Site

68 North Kensington Drive
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533 United States
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+1 (914) 275-7086
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Civil War Weekend

April 22 @ 10:00 am April 23 @ 4:00 pm EDT

Tactics and Weapons Demonstrations, Blacksmithing, Wood Working, Camp Cooking, Musical Performances, Artifact Displays and more…

Sponsored by the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area

$5 suggested donation

East Fishkill Historical Society

+1 (845) 227-4136

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Brinckerhoff House Historic Site

68 North Kensington Drive
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533 United States
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+1 (914) 275-7086
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EFHS Annual Christmas Open House and Holiday Food Drive

EFHS Annual Christmas Open House and Holiday Food Drive

December 4, 2022 @ 1:00 pm 4:00 pm EST

The Brinckerhoff Farmhouse will be decorated in fine greenery for the start of the holiday season. Santa and Randolph the Reingoat will be back for you and your family to take pictures with. A $5 donation for photos and a donation of canned goods that will go to a local food pantry would be greatly appreciated.

$5 Suggested donation

East Fishkill Historical Society

+1 (845) 227-4136

View Organizer Website

Brinckerhoff House Historic Site

68 North Kensington Drive
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533 United States
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+1 (914) 275-7086
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4th Annual Rombout Colonial Days Weekend

October 1, 2022 @ 10:00 am October 2, 2022 @ 4:00 pm EDT

Join us for our 4th annual Rombout Colonial Days weekend. For the 4th year in a row we are presenting what has become one of our favorite events. Come see what life was like for the civilian and military population here in the Hudson Valley. Cooking and Baking demonstrations, Woodworking, Blacksmithing, Broom making, Gunsmithing, Military drills, Games, House tours, and much more. A $5.00 suggested donation is requested. This event will once again be a part of the Hudson River Valley Ramble.

Hours:

Saturday, October 1, 2022 – 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 2, 2022 – 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

$5.00 suggested donation requested

East Fishkill Historical Society

+1 (845) 227-4136

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Brinckerhoff House Historic Site

68 North Kensington Drive
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533 United States
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+1 (914) 275-7086
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Workshop: Colonial Broom Making

November 6, 2021 @ 1:00 pm 2:30 pm EDT

Learn to make your own authentic Colonial era broom. The history of brooms will be discussed. All materials will be provided. Limited to 12 participants.

All workshops benefit the East Fishkill Historical Society, and will be held outdoors. In case of inclement weather, they will be held in our one room schoolhouse

$40.00 per person (limited to 12 participants)

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Jennifer Keeler-McMillan

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Brinckerhoff House Historic Site

68 North Kensington Drive
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533 United States
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Workshop: Besom Making

October 23, 2021 @ 1:00 pm 3:00 pm EDT

Learn to make and decorate your own Besom or Witches broom. The History of Besoms will be discussed. All materials will be provided. Limited to 12 participants.

All workshops benefit the East Fishkill Historical Society, and will be held outdoors. In case of inclement weather, they will be held in our one room schoolhouse.

$40.00 per person (limited to 12 participants)

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Brinckerhoff House Historic Site

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Workshop: Corn Husk Dolls

October 16, 2021 @ 1:00 pm 3:00 pm EDT

Learn to make and decorate your own corn husk dolls. Fun for the whole family. The history of corn husk dolls will be discussed. All materials provided.

All workshops benefit the East Fishkill Historical Society, and will be held outdoors. In case of inclement weather, they will be held in our one room schoolhouse.

$20.00 per person

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Jennifer Keeler-McMillan

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Brinckerhoff House Historic Site

68 North Kensington Drive
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533 United States
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+1 (914) 275-7086
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