Princeton Battlefield Society Independence Day Celebration ⋆ Princeton, NJ local news – Planet Princeton

Fourth of July

On Monday, July 4, the Princeton Battlefield Society invites you to our 2022 Independence Day Celebration

The Princeton Battlefield Society invites you to join us for our celebration of Independence Day ceremony at 12 noon, Monday, July 4 at Princeton Battlefield State Park, 500 Mercer Street in Princeton. Following remarks by PBS President Michael Russell, a flag raising ceremony will be conducted, with vocal accompaniment by Krista Hastings, soloist and graduate of Westminster Choir College. Following this, Major General Rod Faulk, Commanding General of the Army 99th Readiness Group, Fort Dix will present remarks on the importance of Independence Day. Will Krakower, the Princeton Battlefield Historical Educator, will also present a reading the Declaration of Independence followed by closing remarks PBS President Russell. Please bring lawn chairs and blankets and leave time for visiting our sale tables of gifts and pre-owned history books and the historic Thomas Clarke House. A tour of the Battlefield will also be offered at 1 pm.
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