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Meet and Greet – Monday, June 10th, 6:30pm at the historic John Fell House

The Historic John Fell House
Meet and Greet
Learn about volunteer opportunities at The John Fell House

Interested in learning more about our mission and discovering ways that you can volunteer.

Join us Monday, June 10th, 2024 6:30 pm at the historic John Fell House.

  • Have an idea for a fund raiser?
  • Have an idea for a fun community event to host at the John Fell House?
  • Interested in participating on our committee for Commemorating the 250th Anniversary of the Signing of the Declaration of Independence (2026)?

Come say hello.
We are always looking for new ideas.
Refreshments will be provided.

Please reply to if you would like to attend or if you are unable to attend and would like additional information regarding volunteer opportunities.

The John Fell House, 475 Franklin Turnpike, Allendale, NJ 07401

Northwest Bergen History Coalition – Sat April 27th 11am-3pm (Fell House Hours)

Please join us for the annual Northwest Bergen History Coalition

History Day

The Fell House hours will be
Saturday April 27, 2024 from 11am – 3pm

The Fell House will feature house displays and well as displays from the Allendale Historical Society and special World War II displays from Jack Goudsward.

Please note the other historic location hours are from 10am-4pm.

Coalition day poster 2024-pic

Click here to open PDF: Coalition day poster 2024

Barn Sale – as prat of the Town-Wide Garage Sale – Saturday October 21 9am-4pm

The John Fell House will be hosting a barn sale on
Saturday October 21st
from 9am-4pm
as part of the Town-Wide Garage Sale

Sellers:  Please contact us at for more details on sale day set up, logistics and requirements.
Sellers may set up their own spot on the lawn of the Fell House for a  donation contact us for more information or sellers may donate their items to the Fell House Sale – all donated items may be sold by the Fell House and proceeds would be considered a donation to the Fell House.

2023 barn sale flier pic

Click here for the flier pdf:    2023 barn sale flier

2023 NW Bergen History Coalition Luncheon & Presentation Wed. Nov. 1 11am

2023 NW Bergen History Coalition Luncheon & Presentation

George Washington’s Leadership Prior to the Siege of Yorktown:
Marching from New York to Victory Aug 19- Sept 26 1781
Presented by Dr William Ferraro

Wednesday November 1, 2023
11am Lunch served at noon
Ramsey Country Club
$55 per person (cash bar)

Please see the attached PDF for registration details – all are welcome to attend.

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Click here to open PDF: 2023 Coalition lunch form

Octoberfest – Red Barn Crestwood Lake – Saturday October 7th

Please join us for a night of live music, Octoberfest food and beer all for a good cause!

Have fun while supporting the charitable work done by both the Allendale/Saddle River Rotary Club and the John Fell House.

Saturday October 7th
Red Barn at Crestwood Lake
A donation of $75 includes your ticket
Payment can be made through Venmo

Guests are welcome to bring additional drinks.
Please spread the word and invite your friends.
Please contact us if you have any questions.

Octoberfest Fall 2023 Fundraiser 2

Click here for Octoberfest Fall 2023 Fundraiser 2  pdf

Fell House Fundraiser – Field of Flags – participate any time of year

Support the Fell House and the Allendale Historical Society by purchasing a flag to fill the Fell House field full of American Flags  during our Nations proudest holidays!!

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The John Fell House – Field of Flags

  • The John Fell House and the Allendale Historical Society invites you to participate in a patriotic community service program called “The Field of Flags”.

Please take part in making Allendale’s State and National Historic Landmark look the part for our patriotic holidays!!!!

  • We will place a 3’ by 5’ American flag on the lawn of the Fell House on the following 7 National Holidays or patriotic weekends:

Presidents Day, John Fell Day, Memorial Day, Flag Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Constitution Day  & Veteran’s Day,

For a $40 annual contribution we will place a flag for you on the front lawn of the Fell House.  This flag can be for you or named in honor of a veteran, historic figure (ie. John Fell) or person of your choice.  Your flag will also have a small sign hanging from the pole with the name of the donor and to whom the flag is honoring.   We will install your flag on the lawn and store your flag in between holidays.


To subscribe or learn more about the program:

  • Email to
  • Call Joanne Hart at 201-674-7425
  • Visit the contact us section of  this website  (

If you have already subscribed to the program, please share this flyer with a friend.

Please print the attached flier and mail the form with your payment  of $40 payable to: CCA – Concerned Citizens of Allendale.
If you wish to display more than one flag, our multi flag discount saves 25% on each flag! (on the form, list the # of flags at $30 each).

Mail to:
Field of Flags – The John Fell House
194 Park Ave
Allendale, NJ 07401

Name_____________________________________ Phone:____________________

Street Address_________________________________


Email_____________________________________(important for Flags communication)

Flag in honor of:__________________________________

Or send us the requested information by sending an email to and Pay on the John Fell House website with the Paypal button or Venmo your donation
to: John Fell House@John-Fellhouse

Please enroll in the program at any time during the year!