May 01, 2017

May Day Festival, Monday, May 1, 2017

On Monday, May 1, 2017 at 7PM, the Museum proudly host its Annual May Day Festival featuring performances by Charlie King, Magpie & George Mann.  The New Jersey Industiral Union Council (IUC) "Solidarity Singers" and Harmonic Insurgence Choir, under the direction of Eugene Glickman...

April 29, 2017

Workers' Memorial Day Observance, April 29, 2017

The Museum will observe Workers' Memorial Day, a day set aside by the nations' unions to draw attention to the occupational health and safety of workers in the US, on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 1PM at its headquarters, the historic Botto House National Landmark. In addition to the traditional...

March 04, 2017

Free Labor Arts Classes for Children, March 4 - May 27, 2017

Students grades 3-5 are invited to register and attend 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 participate in hands-on activities by which...

March 01, 2017

"Preparing Our Youth for Work," March 1st

The Museum cordially invites the general public to attend a labor studies seminar entitled Preparing Our Youth For Work to be held on Wednesday, March 1, 2017.  Educators who attend will receive a Professional Development Certificate.   The seminar will be held at the Museum from...

December 03, 2016

Book Talk with Tula Connell, Dec. 3rd

On Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 at 2PM, the Museum proudly welcomes the general public to a book reception and signing event with author Tula Connell, Ph.D..  Dr. Connell will discuss her recently published book, Conservative Counterrevolution:  Challenging Liberalism in 1950s...

November 17, 2016

34th Annual Sol Stetin Awards Gala, Nov. 17, 2016

Annually, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark presents two distinguished individuals with the Sol Stetin Award in recognition of their outstanding contributions to the well-being of working people.  The 2016 Sol Stetin Awards will be presented at the 34th Annual Sol Stetin...

September 24, 2016

Museum Day Live!, Sept. 24th

On Saturday, September 24th, 2016, the Museum joins over a thousand museums and cultural institutions across the country by participating in Smithsonian magazine's Annual Museum Day Live!  It is a one-day nationwide event designed to celebrate museums and cultural institutions. On Saturday,...

September 04, 2016

Annual Labor Day Parade, Sept. 4th, 2016

The Annual Labor Day Parade, co-sponsored by the American Labor Museum/Botto House Natonal Landmark, the Borough of Haledon and the City of Paterson, takes place on Sunday, September 4th, 2016.  Step-off is at 1:30 PM at the Botto House in Haledon.  The parade finishes at the  Great...

June 23, 2016

Annual Sol Stetin Golf Outing, June 23rd, 2016

The Museum's 23nd Annual Sol Stetin Golf Open will take place on Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 ath the Pebble Creek Golf Club in Colts Neck, New Jersey.  The Golf Open is named in honor of Museum President-Emeritus, Sol Stetin.  Mr. Stetin was the former president of the Textile Workers Union...

May 30, 2016

Blue Star Museums May 30th - Sept. 5th, 2016

The Museum is proud to announce the launch of Blue Star Museums, a partnership with the National Endownment of the Arts, Blue Star families, and more than 700 museums across America to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families through Labor Day 2016.  ...

May 06, 2016

Silk Walk Reception, June 5th, 2016

A successful fundraiser that began in 1994, the Silk Walk is a project designed to sell engraved bricks for placement at the Landmark's front walkway and under its grape arbor.  Funds from the project are used for the Museum's upkeep, operating expenses and educational programs. This ongoing...

April 07, 2016

Art Classes for Adults, beginning April 7th

The Museum invites adults to create your own masterpiece and have your work exhibited at the Museum.  The classes are scheduled for Thursday, April 7th, April 21st, May 5th, and May 19th, 2016 from 7-8:30PM.  The brilliant and talented New Jersey artist and teacher Alphonso Dunn will lead...