November 15, 2018

Annual Sol Stetin Awards Gala

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 2018 Sol Stetin Awards will be presented at the 36th Annual Sol Stetin...

September 22, 2018

Museum Day Live!, Sept. 22nd, 2018

On Saturday, September 22nd, 2018, 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 02, 2018

Annual Labor Day Parade, Sept. 2nd, 2018

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 2nd, 2018.  Step-off is at 1:30 PM at the Botto House in Haledon.  The parade finishes at the  Great...

June 21, 2018

Annual Sol Stetin Golf Outing, June 21st, 2018

The Museum's 25th Annual Sol Stetin Golf Open will take place on Thursday, June 21st, 2018 at 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...

June 03, 2018

Silk Walk Reception, June 3rd, 2018

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...

May 28, 2018

Blue Star Museums May 28th - Sept. 3rd, 2018

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 from Memorial Day, May 28th through...

May 09, 2018

Labor & Immigrants of Paterson Tour, May 9th, 2018

The Museum is proud to offer a "Labor & Immigrants of Paterson"  bus tour on Wednesday, May 9th, 2018.  Educators and the general public are invited to participate.  Educators who attend will receive a Professional Development Certificate. On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018, the tour...

May 01, 2018

May Day Festival, Monday, May 1, 2018 at 7pm

On Tuesday, May 1st, 2018 at 7PM, the Museum proudly host its Annual May Day Festival featuring performances by George Mann with Marty Confurius and Al Podber, the New Jersey Industrial Union Council (IUC) "Solidarity Singers, Harmonic Insurgence Choir, under the direction of Eugene...

April 28, 2018

Workers' Memorial Day Observance, April 28, 2018

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 28th, 2018 at 1PM at its headquarters, the historic Botto House National Landmark. In addition to the traditional...

February 28, 2018

"People's History: America's Untold Stories," Feb. 28th

The Museum cordially invites educators and the general public to attend a workshop entitled People's History:  America's Untold Stories to be held on Wednesday, February 28th, 2018.  Educators who attend will receive a Professional Development Certificate.   The People's...

February 24, 2018

Free Labor Arts Classes for Children, Feb. 24th - May 26th

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...

December 27, 2017

"Celebrating Immigrants in America" Student Projects

Students in grades 3-12 were invited by the Museum to share their creative talent and unique ideas by creating an art project that celebrates immigrants in America.  Teachers of participating students arranged for members of the Museum's Speaker's Bureau to visit the school and a present...