Week: 12/27/2020 - 01/02/2021
January 15, 2020 - December 31, 2021 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Changing Exhibits
The Museum proudly displays the exhibit Union Made:  Fashioning America in the 20th Century by Denise Green, Ph.D. and Patrizia Sione, Ph.D.  The exhibit features union memorabilia and photographs to highlight the role unions played to improve working conditions and safety standards, wages and benefits and promotion of the U.S....
March 8, 2020 - March 8, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Annual Special Events
Celebrate International Women's Day 2020 and the Centennial of Women's Suffrage at the Museum on Sunday, March 8th, 2020 at 1PM-3PM.  Listen to distinguished speakers, join a short women's empowerment march, receive a flower in appreciation, and view exhibits aabout union women and women's suffrage as we raise awareness,...
March 16, 2020 - August 31, 2020 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm | Annual Special Events
Educational projects and virtual Museum tours are availalble on the Museum's website's "Home-School Projects" page, click:  https://labormseum.net/?p=home-school-projects The Museum's "Home-School Projects" web page is designed to provide families with the opportunity to learn at home about the history and contemporary issues of...
March 18, 2020 - December 31, 2021 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Changing Exhibits
The Women Who Dare to Inspire exhibit is currently on view at the American Labor Museum.   The exhibit was unveiled to the general public in conjunction with the Museum's International Women's Day and the Centennial of Women's Suffrage Celebration held on Sunday, March 8th, 2020. The Women Who Dare to...
May 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Changing Exhibits
The Museum cordially invites individuals who are Essential Workers to submit their image, name, occupation and brief story.  The Museum will be creating a virtual exhibit featuring you  Submissions may be posted on the Museum's Facebook page or emailed to labormuseum@gmail.com. Millions of men and women worldwide are part of...
June 7, 2020 - June 7, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Annual Special Events
The Museum proudly welcomes individuals and organizations to purchase an engraved brick bearing their name for placement in the Museum's Silk Walk.  The deadline for orders for this year's phase of the Silk Walk Project is March 31st, The Museum cordially invites donors of 2020 phase Silk Walk bricks to a private unveiling of their...
June 25, 2020 - June 25, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm | Annual Special Events
The Museum's 27th Annual Sol Stetin Golf Open will take place on Thursday, June 25th, 2020 at the Pebble Creek Golf Club in Colts Neck, New Jersey.  The Golf Open is named in honor of Sol Stetin, the former president of the Textile Workers Union and a founder of the Museum.   A shotgun start will be at 12 PM.  A lunch and...
July 15, 2020 - October 31, 2020 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm | Monthly Cultural Programs
The Museum received a COVID-19 Response Grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the federal CARES Act.  The grant funds are earmarked to support the Museum's general operations, humanities programming and outreach. The New Jersey Council for the...
August 1, 2020 - August 31, 2020 | 9:00 am - 6:00 pm | Monthly Cultural Programs
The Museum is proud to participate in the Bicycle Suffrage Solo Slow Roll in collaboration with the New Jersey Historical Commission, New Jersey Historic Trust, and the Alice Paul Institute.  The Suffrage Solo Slow Roll is a statewide campaign this August 2020 encouraging New Jersey residents to get outside on their own or in small...
August 11, 2020 - December 31, 2020 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm | Monthly Cultural Programs
Group and individual "virtual" Museum tours are available by appointment.  The tours are delivered via Zoom.  "Virtual" visitors will have the opportunity to tour the entire Museum with a guide, with whom they may interact to ask questions and discuss exhibits in detail.  "Virtual" Museum tours feature a walkthrough of the...
August 26, 2020 - August 26, 2020 | 5:00 pm - 12:00 am | Monthly Cultural Programs
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment and women's constituional right to vote, the American Labor Museum will proudly join with other landmarks and buildings across the country in lighting up in purple and gold on August 26th, 2020 as part of the nationwide Forward Into Light Campaign, named in...
September 6, 2020 - September 6, 2020 | 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm | Annual Special Events
The Annual Labor Day Celebration, co-sponsored by the American Labor Museum/Botto House Natonal Landmark and the Borough of Haledon, is scheduled for Sunday, September 6th, 2020.  Though definitive plans cannot be confirmed due to COVID-19, step-off is tentatively scheduled for 1 PM.  A march is scheduled to begin and end at...
October 3, 2020 - December 19, 2020 | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm | Annual Special Events
Students grades 3-5 are invited to register and attend virtual 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 virtually tour the Museum and view historic artifacts and photographs by...
October 17, 2020 - October 17, 2020 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Annual Special Events
On Saturday, October 17th, 2020 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 "The Forgotten Indians and the Pocket Veto Case of 1929," a virtual presentation with discussion by Jonathan Lurie, Ph.D., Rutgers...
November 18, 2020 - November 18, 2020 | 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm | Annual Special Events
The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to announce that this year's Sol Stetin Awards will be presented to Elizabeth Powell, Secretary-Treasurer of the American Postal Workers Union (APWU), AFL-CIO and Elise Bryant, President of the Coalition of Labor Union Women (CLUW) at its 38th Annual Awards Gala.  This...
Week: 01/03/2021 - 01/09/2021
January 6, 2021 - December 29, 2021 | Monthly Cultural Programs
Beginning in January of 2021, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark will host a virtual program called Wednesdays with Workers,  Union members are welcome to be featured on the program. Each Wednesday, a different union worker will discuss his/her/their experience on-the-job, from apprentices, to experienced...
Week: 01/10/2021 - 01/16/2021
February 27, 2021 - September 28, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Monthly Cultural Programs
On Saturday, February 27th, 2021 at 2PM, the Museum cordially invites the general public to join the American Made:  Union Built film-screening and discussion with the filmmakers.  The Museum will host this virtual program via ZOOM.  To register, please call the Museum at (973) 595-7953 or email labormuseum@gmail.com so...
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