June 07, 2020

Silk Walk Reception, June 7th, 2020

A successful fundraiser that began in 1994, the Silk Walk is a project designed to sell engraved bricks for placement at the Landmark's front walkway and under its grape arbor.  Funds from the project are used for the Museum's upkeep, operating expenses and educational programs. This ongoing...

April 25, 2020

Workers' Memorial Day Observance, April 25th, 2020

The Museum will observe Workers' Memorial Day, a day set aside by the nations' unions to draw attention to the occupational health and safety of workers in the US, on Saturday, April 25th, 2020 at 1PM at its headquarters, the historic Botto House National Landmark. In addition to the traditional...

March 08, 2020

International Women's Day March

The Museum will host its first International Women's Day March on Sunday, March 8th, 2020.  The March is part of New Jersey's Nineteenth Amendment Centennial Initiative, which commemorates the passage of the Constitutional admendment which granted women across the country the legal right to...

November 20, 2019

The 37th Annual Sol Stetin Awards Gala, Nov. 20th

The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to announce that this year's Sol Stetin Awards will be presented to Marie Blistan, President Sean M. Spiller, Vice President and Steve Beatty, Secretary-Treasurer of the New Jersey Education Association, Lawrence J. Hanley...

October 19, 2019

"Labor in the Progressive Era" talk by Jonathan Lurie , Oct. 19th

On Saturday, October 19th, 2019 at 2PM and in honor of National Arts and Humanities Month, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark cordially invites the general public to "Tensions of the Pro-Labor & Anti-Union Sentiment in the Progressive Era," a presentation with discussion by...

September 28, 2019

Free Labor Arts Classes for Children, Sept. 28th - Dec. 21st

Students grades 3-5 are invited to register and attend classes designed to introduce them to the history and contemporary issues of working people and immigrants through the visual and performing arts.  Students are provided with the opportunity to participate in hands-on activities by which...

September 21, 2019

Annual

On Saturday, September 21st, 2019, the Museum joins over a thousand museums and cultural institutions across the country by participating in Smithsonian magazine's Annual Museum Day Live!  It is a one-day nationwide event designed to celebrate museums and cultural institutions. On Saturday,...

September 01, 2019

Annual Labor Day Parade, Sept. 1st, 2019

The Annual Labor Day Parade, co-sponsored by the American Labor Museum/Botto House Natonal Landmark and the Borough of Haledon, September 1st, 2019.  Step-off is at 12:30 PM.  The parade will begin and end at the Botto House in Haledon.  There will be a barbecue for all registered...

June 20, 2019

Annual Sol Stetin Golf Outing, June 20th, 2019

The Museum's 26th Annual Sol Stetin Golf Open will take place on Thursday, June 20th, 2019 at the Pebble Creek Golf Club in Colts Neck, New Jersey.  The Golf Open is named in honor of Museum President-Emeritus, Sol Stetin.  Mr. Stetin was the former president of the Textile Workers Union...

May 18, 2019

Blue Star Museums May 18th - Sept. 2nd, 2019

The Museum is proud to announce the launch of Blue Star Museums, a partnership with the National Endownment of the Arts, Blue Star families, and more than 700 museums across America to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from Armed Forces Day, May 18th...

May 08, 2019

Labor & Immigrants of Paterson Tour, May 8th, 2019

The Museum is proud to offer a "Labor & Immigrants of Paterson"  bus tour on Wednesday, May 8th, 2019.  Educators and the general public are invited to register for this historical tour.  Educators who attend will receive a Professional Development Certificate. On Wednesday, May...

May 01, 2019

May Day Festival, May 1, 2019 at 7pm

On Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 at 7PM, the Museum proudly host its Annual May Day Festival.  Plans call for instrumental and vocal performances of folk and labor music by George Mann with Marty Confurius and Al Podber, the New Jersey Industrial Union Council (IUC) "Solidarity Singers," and lyric...

January 12, 2019

The Museum proudly opens the original photography exhibit Working Class New York by Dakota Santiago on Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at 1PM.   Working Class New York is an exhibit of black-and-white contemporary images.  Discussing the exhibit, photographer Dakota Santiago notes, "Along...