South Orange Historical & Preservation Society
South Orange Public Library
A SYMPOSIUM IN HONOR OF
THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF
SOUTH ORANGE PUBLIC LIBRARY
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2016
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
South Orange Middle School
70 Ridgewood Road
South Orange, NJ 07079
Introductory Remarks – Sheena Collum, Village President; Karen Marlowe, President, SOHPS
Ed Lucas and Chris Lucas – Ed is an Emmy Award Winning Sportscaster, New Jersey Sports Writers Hall of Famer, NY Yankees Pressbox Legend
Ruby Scalera – Ruby is a recent Emerson College graduate with a degree in journalism. She has been writer and editor for a various online and in print publications, including Em Mag/Em Mag Online; Dirt Magazine; Black Swan Literary Magazine; and Guildscript Literary Magazine.
Elizabeth S. Budelman – Author, “150 Montrose,” – A History of its Residents
Meg Marlowe and Tina Holcomb – South Orange Celebrates its Milestones – The Party is Here!
Dustin Dumas – Television Host of “Dustin’s Kaleidoscope“ (SOMA-TV), Author of “Lessons From a Recovering Worker Bee.”
Melissa Kopecky & Alan Delozier – Vignettes – Historic Tales From Archives & Library South Orange & Beyond
Suggested Donation: $5.00
About South Orange Historical and Preservation Society
Since its formation in 1986 through the present, SOHPS has supported historic preservation and education efforts.
Our current primary objectives:
- Developing outreach programs to all the businesses, historical societies, churches, schools and universities within South Orange
and the surrounding areas.
- Developing educational programs of historic significance for our local communities, libraries
and school curricula and educational environments
- Preservation of significant historic structures, including the historic buildings and
districts on the National and State Historic Registers
- Increasing membership and membership participation in all events and SOHPS activities.
Be sure to like us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/sohps; and follow us on Twitter @JustSOHistory.