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6th Annual Meeting

March 23 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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YOU ARE INVITED TO ATTEND THE 6th ANNUAL MEETING OF THE THOMAS EDISON CENTER AT MENLO PARK

THURSDAY, MARCH 23, 2017
7:00pm

WHERE:
TOWNSHIP COUNCIL CHAMBERS
TOWN HALL
100 MUNICIPAL BOULEVARD
EDISON, NJ

Introduction

Len Sendelsky, Chairman TECMP

This Years Annual Meeting Will Feature Two Very Important Speakers

Linda Barth

Linda Barth, a long time fan of New Jersey and lifelong resident of the Garden State  will discuss some of the many inventions created in the great state of New Jersey. As a fourth grade teacher, Linda has tried to focus students’ attention on the positive aspects of our state: its diverse geography, history, agriculture, industry and famous firsts and inventions. Linda has written two books on the D&R Canal for Arcadia Publishing and two children’s picture books: Bridgetender’s Boy and Hidden New Jersey. A History of Inventing in New Jersey: From Thomas Edison to the Ice Cream Cone, published by the History Press was released in 2013. With her husband she has published The Millstone Valley Through Time and Somerville Through Time. She has also contributed to the Encyclopedia of New Jersey.

Mark Nonestied

Mark Nonestied is a Division Head with the Middlesex County Office of Culture and Heritage. He has been a staff member of the office since 1991, having served in a variety of positions. In his current Capacity he oversees both East Jersey Old Town Village and the Cornelius LowHouse/ Middlesex County Museum.

Mark’s presentation will discuss the open house archaeology program that was launched in 2015. The status of this year’s project is: The onetime site of Thomas Edison’s house at Menlo Park, scheduled for September 23-24, 2017.

DISCUSSION TOPICS – VIDEO

A YEAR IN REVIEW
KATHLEEN CARLUCCI
MUSEUM DIRECTOR

MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the Thomas Edison Center at Menlo Park (TECMP) is to preserve, promote, and manage the Edison Memorial Tower, site, and museum in the Menlo Park section of Edison Township, New Jersey. The TECMP strives to honor the memory of Thomas Alva Edison and to increase public knowledge about Edison, his significant accomplishments at this site, and his impact on modern research and development.

Details

Date:
March 23
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Event Category:

Venue

Township Council Chambers, Town Hall
100 Municipal Blvd.
Edison, NJ United States
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