Coming to America: The Great Waves

Date: Oct 16, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Bernardsville Library

Walter Choroszewski will present the history of immigration to America, from the first Colonial wave through the second mid-1800s wave of frontier expansion, culminating with the third Great Wave that passed through Ellis Island Immigration Station in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. These migrants brought their culture and traditions and blended into the melting pot of America. Mr. Choroszewski is the grandson of Eastern European immigrants and will share stories of his family’s journey. Free. Advance sign-up is requested. Click here to sign up.