Participants in the Kenilworth Historical Society’s Soup’s On soup-tasting event on Tues., March 21, 2017, will have an opportunity to taste a variety of favorite soups from local restaurants and others, including Boulevard Five72, Cafe Liberty, Elaine’s Souper Soups, Kenilworth Diner, Lenny & John’s Subs, Michigan Deli, Mike’s Place, The Blackthorn, Umberto’s Restaurant and Westfield Diner. Assorted breads and desserts also will be served during the event, which is being held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the Kenilworth Seniors’ Center, 526 Boulevard, Kenilworth, N.J.
Admission is $12. Advance reservations are required, as seating is limited. Parking and entrance to the Seniors’ Center are located at the rear of the building. For information/reservations, please call 908-709-0434 or visit Especially Yours Florist (13 North 20th Street, Kenilworth), where tickets for the event also are being sold.
Proceeds from “Soup’s On” will benefit the Kenilworth Historical Society’s Oswald J. Nitschke House (c. 1880) “living history” museum and cultural arts center by helping defray the cost of an elevator that makes all levels of the newly restored site fully accessible to everyone.
The Kenilworth Historical Society is an independent, volunteer-based, non-profit, tax-exempt, 501(c)3 organization dedicated to the research, preservation and interpretation of the Oswald J. Nitschke House, local history and culture. The recently restored Nitschke House “living history” museum features five authentically furnished historic rooms on the first floor for interpreting life in the 1905-1934 period, an exhibition center on the second floor and a cultural arts center on the lower level, all of which are wheelchair accessible. For further details regarding the Kenilworth Historical Society and the Nitschke House, please visit the organization’s Web site at www.kenilworthhistoricalsociety.org. (Posted Feb. 8, 2017)