SAVE THE DATE: Join us at the Bayonne Public Library on February 5, 2019 at 7:00PM for the must see movie, Fair Game: Surviving a 1960 Georgia Lynching. This searing portrait of Jim Crow America tells the story of Bayonne resident and Navy veteran, James Fair, and the heroic efforts of his mother and others to save him from death row! The acclaimed filmmaker of Fair Game, Clennon L. King, will join us for a discussion and a Q&A session following the screening. The library is located at 697 Avenue C, Bayonne, N.J. 07002. Click here to view the trailer: Fair Game: Surviving a 1960 Georgia Lynching
May 2: The annual Yom HaShoah program will take place at 6:00PM in the City Council Chambers.
National History Day
- The Bayonne Board of Education Social Studies Department is proud to announce it's continued participation in the National History Day contest. National History Day, or NHD, employs a contest format to empower students to study history through analysis and hands on research. Incorporating a variety of formats including film, web design, and creative writing, students have been able explore key moments and concepts from our past while developing essential critical thinking and research skills for the future.
- NHD is mandatory for all 8th grade students.