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Bordentown: Bonaparte Walk at Pointe Breeze
April 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
The D&R Greenway Land Trust invites the public to celebrate its 30th year of preservation with a unique Trails-to-Table series of monthly guided walks, paired with meals at local restaurants that support D&R Greenway’s preservation mission. The free inaugural walk 10 a.m. to 12, April 27th. takes place at Point Breeze, former Bordentown estate of Joseph Bonaparte, featuring three experts on the site’s dramatic history. Sagas and legendary artifacts from the Bonaparte era will be shared by Richard Veit, Ph.D., Chair of the Department of History and Anthropology at Monmouth University; Peter Tucci, Esq., world-class collector of Bonaparte letters, maps and artifacts; and Doug Kiovsky, co-president of Bordentown Historical Society. Scheduled during History Weekend at the Abbott Marshlands, these Point Breeze explorations will take place at Divine Word Missionaries, (609) 298-0549, 101 Park St; Bordentown, New Jersey 08505. The featured April 27 restaurant is Marcello’s at 206 Farnsworth Avenue, Bordentown. (609) 298-8360 to reserve table. Between noon and closing, dine at Marcello’s and say “Bonaparte”, and 10 percent of the meal price will be donated to support D&R Greenway Land Trust. More information can be found on the events page at www.drgreenway.org. Free guided walk, open to public; meal at your own cost. Rsvp: (609) 924-4646 or email@example.com. Event will be held rain or shine, indoors at Divine Word, if necessary. www.drgreenway.org
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