the Madrigal Singers
of Franklin High School
~ Appearing under the direction of Tim Walton ~
at the Abraham Staats House
17 Von Steuben Lane, South Bound Brook 08880
Saturday, December 8th at 1PM
Followed by the Hope Church Choir at 3 PM
"Holiday at the Abraham Staats House"
Saturday & Sunday, December 8 & 9
Free Holiday Programs from 1PM - 4PM
Festive Decorations ~ Seasonal Displays & Exhibits ~ Music of the 18th Century ~ Historic House Tours ~
Decorations by Community Organizations including:
Boy Scout Troop 42 & Cub Scout Pack 42
Reformed Church of Bound Brook
South Bound Brook Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary
Students of Robert Morris School
Admission free, Donations accepted.
The Madrigal Singers from Franklin Township High School performing in 2015
Page down for more details and to see photos from past events.
for seasonal festivities at the
Abraham Staats House
great way to enjoy the winter holidays while visiting a historic house
Tom Harabin playing the
Visit this historic home for the holidays!
The Abraham Staats House will be decked out in festive finery and offering light refreshments and seasonal music
for the Holiday at the Abraham Staats House! Built c. 1740, the house was home to the
Dutch Staats family for nearly two centuries and is now under the care of the Borough of South Bound Brook.
In recognition of its historic value, the house is listed on the NJ State and National registers of Historic
On Dec. 8 & 9 the Abraham Staats House will be open at no charge to the public from 1 pm – 4 pm.
On Dec. 8, the Madrigal Singers from Franklin Township High School will perform at 1 pm. Also on the 8th, the Hope Church Choir
will perform at 3 pm.
Come view the decorated rooms of the house, festively and individually decorated by local organizations
including Boy Scout Troop 42 & Students of Robert Morris School, Reformed Church of Bound Brook,
South Bound Brook Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary, and Friends of the Abraham Staats House.
Stroll through the many rooms, learn about the history of the home, and get in the holiday spirit as you enjoy
the seasonal decorations and holiday music of the 18th century played on the mountain and hammered dulcimer,
and fiddle throughout throughout the event by Tom Harabin.
The Abraham Staats House is located at
17 Von Steuben
Lane, South Bound Brook, NJ 08880.
(From Route 287 N or S: Use Exit 10 and follow the signs to South Bound Brook.
Von Steuben Lane is located off Route 527/Easton Ave. Look for the Abraham Staats House sign.)
For information call
732-369-3583 or visit
photos by Jody Gibian-Miles