Regular monthly meetings are held year around on the third Tuesday at 7:30 PM at the society headquarters, the Edward Compton House, 1229 Front Street, Mauricetown, New Jersey.
A brief business meeting is held after which a guest speaker is often scheduled. Subjects may vary and information regarding scheduled meetings can be obtained by checking the calendar on this website.
Homemade refreshments are served after every meeting.
All are welcome.
The following will be speakers at our regular meetings:
February 20, 2018
Bob Moore, Charter Member and current Volunteer
"Jack of all Trades" for the Society "The Beginning/The Vision" -
A slide presentation about the first days of the Edward Compton House.
What it looked like in the very beginning.
March 20, 2018
Chase Jackson, Outreach Coordinator for Bayshore Center
A Program for Womens' History Month -The fascinating story of the all
Black WAC 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion who broke the log jam of mail in the European theater in WWII and got mail to the soldiers.
April 17, 2018
Michael Chiarappa, Professor at Quinnepeac University
"An Introduction to Mauricetown Native and World Famous Naturalist, Dallas Lore Sharp" Is it possible you might be related?
May 15, 2018
Chief Fred Hundt, Volunteer member and long time chief of the Mauricetown Fire Company
"History of the Mauricetown Fire Company"
We owe them a great debt of gratitude. Nominations for Election next month.
June 19, 2018
Clyde Phillips, Mauricetown resident and Oysterman
"Mauricetown Shipbuilding and the Oyster Industry of the Delaware Bay"
Election of Officers for 2018-19.
Speakers for subsequent meetings will be updated as information becomes available