PISCATWAY – On Sunday, Oct. 7 from 1 to 3 p.m. the Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission invites you to historic East Jersey Olde Towne Village for Founders’ Day, a special day to recognize the many hard-working volunteers at the Village and to welcome Mary Todd Lincoln, portrayed by Pat Jordan of the American Historical Theatre.
This free program will take place at The Village in East Jersey Olde Towne Village at 1050 River Road in Piscataway.
The afternoon schedule is:
1 p.m. – Volunteer Recognition
1:30 p.m. – Mary Todd Lincoln
2:15 p.m. – Refreshments in Runyon House
3 p.m. – Mary Todd Lincoln
Pat Jordan will present the portrayal of Mary Todd Lincoln two times, attendees are asked to register for only one of the performances.
“I commend The Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission for offering such a diverse array of programming.” said Freeholder Charles E. Tomaro, chair of the County’s Business Development and Education Committee. “It really strengthens our cultural and historical offerings.”
Middlesex County Freeholder Director Christopher D. Rafano said: “Middlesex County is very proud of our unique and diverse history. By celebrating this history we enrich our own lives and those of future generations.”
For more information and to register for this free program, call 1-732-745-4489.
Village programs are funded in part by the Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission, Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders, and New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State.