September 28, 2022

American Labor Museum Hosts 40th Annual Sol Stetin Awards Gala

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly announces that it will present the 2022 Sol Stetin Awards to Christian Smalls, Founder and President, Amazon Labor Union, Alvina Yeh, Director, Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance, AFL-CIO, Becky Sauerbrunn,...

August 24, 2022

On Immigration and Labor exhibit by robin holder opens at the American Labor Museum, September 4th, 2022

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly opens the exhibit On Immigration and Labor by robin holder on Sunday, September 4th, 2022 at 1PM.. On Immigration and Labor exhibit features original contemporary mixed technique artwork by robin holder.  robin...

August 03, 2022

"From Wharf Rats to Lords of the Docks: The Life and Times of Harry Bridges," a One-Man Play written and performed by Ian Ruskin on Saturday, November 5th at 3PM at the American Labor Museum

Haledon, NJ - On Saturday, November 5th, 2022 at 3:00 PM, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark cordially invites the general public to the on-man play From Wharf Rats to Lords of the Docks:  The Life and Times of Harry Bridges, wirtten and performed by Ian...

July 22, 2022

Free Saturday Labor Arts Classes for Children at the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark

Haledon, New Jersey --  The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark has received funding from the Puffin Foundation to host Saturday Labor Arts Classes for students from grades 3 through 5.  The classes begin on October 1st and end on December 17th, 2022. ...

June 18, 2022

The 2022 Annual Labor Day Parade Celebrates the Contributions of Working People on Sunday, September 4th, 2022 at 1PM

Haledon, New Jersey - The Annual Labor Day Parade, co-sponsored by the American Labor Museum/Botto Huse National Landmark and the Borough of Haledon, is scheduled for Sunday, September 4th, 2022.  The opening ceremony begins at the Museum at 1PM.  Step-off at the Museum is at 1:30PM, rain...

May 13, 2022

American Labor Museum Annual Sol Stetin Golf Open on June 23rd, 2022

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Ladmark will sponsor its Annual Sol Stetin Golf Tournament on Thursday, June 23rd, 2022 at the Peeble Creek Golf Club in Colts Neck, New Jersey. A shotgun start will be at 12:00PM. A lunch and dinner will be served, The Golf Open...

April 12, 2022

The American Labor Museum hosts "Talking to the Girls" Triangle Fire virtual book talk with the Authors on October 15th at 2PM

Haledon, New Jersey - On Saturday, October 15th, 2022 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 a virtual book talk with Edvige Guinta, Mary Anne Trasciatti, editors, and May Chen,...

March 25, 2022

Hawthorne Pride Alliance and Foundation Awards Certificates of Recognition to American Labor Museum

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to announce that the Hawthorne Pride Alliance and Foundation (HPA/F) has recently awarded Certificates of Recognition to Museum Director Angelica Santomauro and Education Director Evelyn Hershey for their...

March 15, 2022

"The Irwin Nack Workers' Memorial Day Observance" at the American Labor Museum, April 28th, 2022 at 7PM

 Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark cordially invites the general public to participate in The Irwin Nack Workers' Memorial Day Observance in-person or virtually, via ZOOM on Thursday, April 28th, 2022 at 7PM.  Workers' Memorial Day is...

March 11, 2022

American Labor Museum hosts the Annual May Day Festival on May 1st, 2022 at 1PM

Haledon, New Jersey - On Sunday, May 1st, 2021 at 1PM, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly hosts its Annual May Day Festival.  The Annual May Day Festival is an outdoor public event, which will be moved indoors in the case of inclement weather.  There is a $10...

February 18, 2022

American Labor Museum unveils 2022 phase of the "Silk Walk" on June 5th at 1PM

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly announces the unveiling of the 2022 phase of the Silk Walk, scheduled to take place on Sunday, June 5th at 1PM on the Museum's grounds.  Donors of this year's bricks will receive an invitation to attend the...

February 18, 2022

"The Movements of the 60's" exhibit by Bev Grant opens May 1st at the American Labor Museum

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum proudly opens The Movements of the 60's Through the Eyes of a Revolutionary Working-Class Feminist PHotographer/Filmmaker/Muscian exhibit by Bev Grant on Sunday, May 1st, 2022. Also, on Saturday, May 1st, 2022 at 1PM, the Museum welcomes the general...

January 25, 2022

The American Labor Museum publishes "The 1913 Paterson Silk Strike: The Children's Story" for Young Readers

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly announces that it received project grants from the New Jersey Historical Commission for the writing and printing of The 1913 Paterson Stilk Strike  The Children's Story (2021).  The book for young...

December 09, 2021

"The 1913 Paterson Silk Strike: Paintings for the Children's Story" exhibit opens at the American Labor Museum, January 5th, 2022

Haledon, New Jersey -  The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly opens the exhibit "The 1913 Paterson Silk Strike:  Paintings for the Children's Story" by Thomas Germano on Wednesday, January 5th, 2022.  "The 1913 Paterson Silk Strike:  Paintings...

December 09, 2021

"They Secretly Helped Many A Fugitive" The Underground Railroad in Paterson, NJ, a virtual presentation by Flavia Alaya and Jimmy Richardson on Saturday, February 12th at 2PM

Haledon, New Jersey -  On Saturday, February 12th, 2022 at 2PM and in recognition of Black History Month, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark cordially invites the general public to the virtual presentation "They Secretly Helped Many A Fugitives:" The Underground Railroad...

August 28, 2021

The American Labor Museum congratulates new AFL-CIO President Liz Shuler and Secretary-Treasurer Fred Redmond

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum congratulates Elizabeth H. Shuler on her election as the first woman president of the AFL-CIO and Fred Redmond as the first Africah-American to serve as secretary-treasurer. THe National AFL-CIO Executive Council on Friday, August 20, 2021 elected...

August 12, 2021

Honor Labor Day 2021 at the American Labor Museum, Monday, September 6th, 1-4PM

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly welcomes visitors to tour the Museum on Monday, September 6th, 2021 from 1PM to 4PM in honor of the Labor Day holiday. Guided tours feature a stroll through the Museum's restored period rooms, Old World Gardens...

August 12, 2021

Latinx Workers of the U.S. Their Journey & Accomplishments opens Sept. 5th

Haledon, NJ --   The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly opens the exhibit entitled Latinx Workers of the U.S. Their Journey & Accomplishments on Sunday, September 5th, 2021 at 1PM.  The exhibit features posters and labor memorabilia from the Museum's...

March 26, 2021

Dig In! Community Garden Grant Awarded to the American Labor Museum

Haledon, NJ -- The American Labor Museum is proud to announce that it has been awarded a Dig In! City Green and Passaic County Community Garden, Neighborhood Farming, and Habitat Retoration Program Grant.  The funds will enable the Museum to upgrade and maintain its 500 square foot Immigrant...

February 18, 2021

American Labor Museum receives New Jersey Arts & Culture Recovery Fund Grant

Haledon, New Jersey -  The American Labor Museum received a grant from the New Jersey Arts & Culture Recovery Fund of the Princeton Community Foundation.  The grant funds are earmarked to support the Museum's general operations, educational programming and outreach. The New Jersey...

January 26, 2021

"Pete Antonellis' Wednesdays with Workers" virtual event hosted by the American Labor Museum begins January 2021

Haledon, New Jersey - Beginning in 2021, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark will host a virtual program called Pete Antonellis' Wednesdays with Workers.  Union members are welcome to be featured in the program. Each Wednesday, a different union worker will discuss...

January 26, 2021

"American Made: Union Built" film-screening hosted by the American Labor Museum on Saturday, February 27th, 2021 at 2PM

Haledon, New Jersey - On Saturday, February 27th, 2021 at 2PM, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark cordially invites the general public to join the American Made:  Union Built film-screening and discussion with filmmakers Jacinta Filiaci and Daniela (Dany) Zavala.  The...

July 31, 2020

American Labor Museum Light Display for Women's Suffrage

Haledon, New Jersey -- To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the ratification of t he 19th Amendment and women's constitutional 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...

July 15, 2020

American Labor Museum Receives a COVID-19 Response Grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark 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...

February 12, 2020

Join the American Labor Museum's International Women's's Day Celebration on March 8th, 2020 at 1pm

Haledon, NJ -  The American Labor Museum welcomes the general public to celebrate International Women's Day and the Centennial of Women's Suffrage on Sunday, March 8th, 2020 at 1PM. The general public is invited to listen to distinguished speakers, join a short women's empowerment march,...

August 15, 2019

American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark Receives a New Jersey Historical Commission Grant

Haledon, New Jersey – The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to be a recipient of a 2020 General Operating Support grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission.  The General Operating Support funds are earmarked to support the Museum’s education...

August 02, 2019

Journey on a Virtual Field Trip to the American Labor Museum

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to offer Distance Learning Classes on a wide variety of topics that deal with workers, immigrants, labor struggles, child labor and more.  These videoconferencing classes are available on a daily basis for...

August 02, 2019

American Labor Museum Offers Scouting Opportunities

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is pleased to provide hands-on learning opportunities for scouts.  After-school and Satruday programs at the Museum are available.  Troops may select from a variety of topics including Child Labor, Immigrant...

August 02, 2019

Labor and Immigrant Inspired Gift Items for Labor Day and the Holidays

Haledon, New Jersey -  The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to announce that its Museum Store features Labor and Immigrant inspired, union-made and Made in USA gift items in time for Labor Day and the holidays.  Choose from a variety of books, posters, CD's,...

August 02, 2019

Centennial Commemoration of the 1913 Paterson Silk Strike Traveling Exhibit Available at the Museum

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly announces that the traveling photodocumentary exhibit Centennial Commemoration of the 1913 Paterson Silk Strike is available for loan to museums and other interested organizations.  The exhibit...

March 07, 2019

American Labor Museum Participates in Blue Star Museums Program

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum is proud to announce the launch of Blue Star Museums, a partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and more than 700 museums across the country to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their...

December 28, 2018

American Labor Museum Presents the "Experience Paterson" Labor & Immigration Bus Tour, May 8th, 2019

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to offer a bus tour entitled "Experience Paterson:  Labor & Immigration" on Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 from 9AM to 1PM. Educators and the general public are invited to explore the labor and immigrant...