CROSSWICKS, NJ –

The Chesterfield Township Historical Society held their annual Garden Party yesterday at their headquarters on Front Street.

Society members and others donated items like handmade glass bird feeders, plates, gardening books and supplies for the silent auction, which raised money for the organization.

​The keynote speaker for the event was the Education Director for the Burlington County Historical Society: Jeff Macechak, who spoke about so-called Cranberry Patriarch of the Pines: JJ White. Macechak gave a presentation on White, then joined the party in character as JJ White.