The History of Bloomfield College: Celebrating 150 Years
Tuesday, October 23, 7:30 PM
Bloomfield Civic Center, 84 Broad Street
On October 23, the Historical Society of Bloomfield will present “The History of Bloomfield College: Celebrating 150 Years.” Much has changed since Bloomfield College was established in Bloomfield Center in 1868 as the German Theological School of Newark, NJ. Learn about the history, milestones and accomplishments of Bloomfield College in the past 150 years from Nicole Quinn, Director of Donor Relations & Campaign Manager, Institutional Advancement at Bloomfield College.
The event is free and open to the public
Morris Canal Greenway Hike: Bloomfield
Saturday, November 3, 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM
On this three mile hike, conducted by Ron Rice and Bloomfield Councilman, Rich Rockwell, we'll explore the path of the Morris Canal through Bloomfield using historic maps and photos, then take a bus ride for an additional 2 miles stopping at the newly reclaimed section of the canal
at Oak Tree Lane. Space is limited - reservations are required. $5.00
donation requested to cover the cost of the bus and 20-page handout
with historic photos and color maps. To reserve a space, email MorrisCanal@gmail.com.
Sponsored by the Bloomfield Morris
Canal Greenway Committee, Historical Society of
Bloomfield, and the Bloomfield Recreation Department
Looking north towards the Berkeley
Bridge over the Morris Canal and Second River (to the right).
Morris Canal Aqueduct over Second
the Second River footbridge from Newark Avenue to Walnut Street.
Former Erie Railroad Bridge over the
Canal. Near GSP southbound Exit 149.
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Web Design by Rich Rockwell
90 Broad Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
on the Historic Green