Saint Paul's Church Program Schedule
November - December 2014
St. Paul's Church National Historic Site is open for tours of the site's rich, 340-year-old history, Monday to Friday from 9 AM to 5 PM. We are open 1PM to 9 PM the first Thursday of each month, except August. The site is also open the second Saturday of every month, from noon to 4 PM, except October, when we are open the third Saturday of the month, instead of the second Saturday. Parking and admission are free.
View the 'First Thursdays at St. Paul's' Event Schedule.
Sat., Nov. 8, open from noon to 4 PM
Renegade Revolutionary: General Charles Lee
At 1 PM, Professor Phil Papas of Union County College explores Charles Lee, one of the most complex and controversial of the American revolutionaries. Based on his new book about Lee, Dr. Papas chronicles the general's radical political outlook, his cross-cultural experiences, his cosmopolitanism, and his confidence that the American Revolution could be won primarily by the militia (or irregulars) rather than a centralized regular army.
Monday, Nov. 11, open regular hours, 9 to 5
Veterans Day Commemoration
Join us for an 11 AM ceremony commemorating Veterans Day, followed by tours recalling the stories of soldiers buried in the historic cemetery. At 1 PM, music historian Robert Cohen presents "Songs of World War I," exploring the history of America during the era of the Great War through contemporary songs and music, helping to mark the 100th anniversary of the start of the War to End All Wars.
Monday, Dec. 15, 10 AM - Noon
Bill of Rights Program
An educational program marking the 223rd anniversary of the adoption of the Bill of Rights.
Sat., Dec. 13, open from Noon to 4 PM
Holiday Music & The Holiday of Christmas
Join us for a 2 PM Holiday performance of Holiday music, featuring Harp, French Horn and voice. Arrive early at 1 PM for a presentation about the historical development of Christmas as a holiday in America.
Sun., Dec. 21, 2 PM
Holiday Organ Concert
A recital by acclaimed organist Kathryn Jones featuring classical music on the 1830 Erben (accompanied by soprano), including some traditional carols and Holiday favorites. Refreshments served.
Dec. 22, 23, 24, 26, 29, 30, 31, 10 AM to 4 PM
Family Holiday Program
Historic games, activities, music and demonstrations, designed for children on vacation from school, as well as parents, adults, and others.
Schedule is Subject to Change.
For more information, please call: (914) 667-4116
We are located at 897 S. Columbus Avenue, Mt. Vernon, NY 10550