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Fairs and Festivals in New Jersey

This season and beyond, the Garden State is host to tons fairs and festivals for you and your family to explore.



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The Garden State is host to over 120 fairs and festivals for you and your family to explore. Many are annual events, while others are new establishments. From classic street fairs to niche parades, our list has something for every New Jersey family!

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April 2015

Children can learn about their bodies from the inside out with exhibits themed around Elmo, Oscar, Grover, Bert, Ernie, Count Von Count, and Cookie Monster in the new exhibit, Sesame Street...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
Contact Name: E. Romanaux
Website »

More information

Explore, investigate, and create during spring break! This March and April on select Mondays and Tuesdays children ages 8 – 12 years old can attend makeshops at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum...

Cost: $30/child of members, $40 non-members

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: 973-538-2404 ext.16
Contact Name: Cynthia Winslow
Website »

More information

Capture your child's prime time to learn a new language and come take a free trial class in French, Spanish, or Chinese. Languages for Tots 6M-3Y Languages for Children 3-9Y. 596...

Cost: Free

Where:
Language Workshop for Children
Various Locations
, NJ
View map »


Sponsor: Language Workshop for Children
Telephone: 800-731-0830
Website »

More information

Calling all bookworms: drop by Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch's Youth Services Department throughout the month of April to help us find all the...

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch
64 Washington Street
Rocky Hill, NJ  08553
View map »


Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
Website »

More information

Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton , NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
Website »

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This program is open to students age 7-11. Students may join at any time during the year. This club will focus on teaching children the engineering design process through weekly projects spanning...

Cost: $210 per month

Where:
317 George St Suite 210
New Brunswick, NJ  08901


Sponsor: HEROES Academy
Telephone: (732) 690 - 7991
Contact Name: Danielle Voit
Website »

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This indoor Consumer Show is held in the newly renovated Event Center at Skylands Stadium. This Spring Show will feature Power Boats and High Performance Speed Boats, Pontoons, Inflatables and Jet...

Cost: N/A

Where:
Skylands Stadium
94 Championship Place
Augusta, NJ  07822
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Telephone: 973-383-7644
Website »

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Come to JC's 1st Street Fair of the season! After a long hard winter...we can all use some fun and fresh air! On Sunday, April12th, 2015 the Maywood Chamber of Commerce is holding its Semi Annual...

Cost: Free

Where:
Maywood, NJ
100 West Pleasant Ave.
Maywood, NJ  07607
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Telephone: 201-998-1144
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Cost: Registration fees apply.

Where:
Essex County Branch Brook Park
Newark, NJ


Sponsor: Essex County
Telephone: 973.268.3500
Contact Name: Terri Guess
Website »

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The New Jersey Arts Annual in Crafts explores trends taking place in contemporary crafts as artists cross boundaries in process and materials. The theme of accessorizing invites visitors to explore...

Cost: Museum admission is free for members and children under 3, $10/adults, and $7/se

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
Website »

More information

Experience the romance and enchantment of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast! Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature film, this classic musical love story is filled with unforgettable...

Cost: $49 - $79

Where:
Mayo Performing Arts Center
100 South Street
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Website »

More information

The annual Fresh Perspectives juried exhibition began in 1989 to give artistically accomplished high school students a professionally organized museum exhibition experience and to recognize art...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Website »

More information

Illusions are surprising and intriguing. They distort our senses and mystify our logical thinking. This mind bending exhibition explores how the human mind can be fooled through optical illusions,...

Cost: Museum admission is $10/adults, $7/children & seniors, and FREE for members

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
Website »

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Learn about the history of the United States Picatinny Arsenal and the role it has played in New Jersey since 1800. Picatinny Arsenal is the Joint Center of Excellence for Armaments and Munitions,...

Cost: Museum admission is free for members, $10/adults, $7/seniors, students and child

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
Website »

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A free community day in partnership with the Cumberland County SPCA. Bring your dog for a day of art and fun. Highlights include the Wheaton Barks Dog Show with prizes for adults and children, an...

Cost: Free

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1100 Village Drive
Millville, NJ  08332
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Telephone: 800-998-4552
Contact Name: Doris Abeling
Website »

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See our amazing planet from the perspective of orbiting satellites. This exhibit presents large color reproductions of images captured by high-tech satellites circling the earth, recording rare...

Cost: Admission is $10/adults, $7/children, seniors, and students, and free for childr

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
Website »

More information

This series of exhibitions by students in the Portfolio courses in the Visual Art Department showcases the culmination of the students’ work during two years of creative studies Fine Art: March...

Cost: Admission is $10/adults, $7/children, seniors, and students, and free for childr

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
Website »

More information

Pens at the ready…it’s time for the Cotsen Children’s Library’s annual writing competition! We challenge you to write a short, 350-word story that includes the sentence, "There was a...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NJ


Sponsor: Cotsen Children's Library
Telephone: 609-258-2697
Contact Name: Dana Sheridan
Website »

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For students six years of age and older who enjoy exploring the world of science. Junior Scientists of NJ offers students a hands-on science program from biology to zoology, botony, chemistry,...

Cost: 70

Where:
HEROES Academy for the Gifted
317 George St
Suite 210
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: HEROES Academy for the Gifted
Telephone: 732-690-7991
Contact Name: Danielle Voit
Website »

More information

For younger students looking to fufill their imaginations and explore the world of science, the science club offers students an elementary level hands-on science program from biology to zoology,...

Cost: $210 per month

Where:
317 George St Suite 210
New Brunswick , NJ  08901


Sponsor: HEROES Academy
Telephone: (732) 690 - 7991
Contact Name: Danielle Voit
Website »

More information

Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
View map »


Website »

More information

The Childrenʼs Museum of the Arts (CMA) is pleased to announce "Pixelated: Sum of its Pieces", on view in the Cynthia C. Wainwright Gallery. This exhibition brings together emerging and mid-career...

Cost: $11 per person ages 1-65; Infants Under 1 & Seniors Over 65: Free

Where:
Children's Museum of the Arts
103 Charlton Street
New York, NY  10014
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Sponsor: Children's Museum of the Arts
Telephone: 917-409-1214
Contact Name: Anna DuBose
Website »

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Not simply a photographer in the studio, Lokuta worked closely with the sculptor, helping to cast models and serving as a model himself. He paused often to take photographs of Segal, the works in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: Zimmerli Art Museum
Telephone: 848-932-7237
Website »

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Join the staff of Horticultural Education, every month for an informal look at some do-it-yourself garden projects. In April, learn how to turn your kitchen scraps, garden waste and autumn leaves...

Cost: $5

Where:
Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris County Park Commission
Telephone: 973.326.7601
Contact Name: Frelinghuysen Arboretum
Website »

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Exhibit showcasing the history and some of the most iconic masks in baseball and hockey history.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
8
On campus of Montclair State
Little Falls, NJ  07424
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Sponsor: Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
Telephone: (973) 655-2378
Contact Name: Dave Kaplan
Website »

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Cameron Animal Hospital, located at 417 Bloomfield Ave. in Montclair, will host its next cat/kitten adoption event on Sunday, April 12, from 12-4 p.m. Kittens and cats will be available for...

Cost: 0

Where:
417 Bloomfield Ave.
Montclair, NJ  07042


Sponsor: Cameron Animal Hospital

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The exhibition features more than 40 of Parker’s original drawings for the books “Bugs” (1987) and “Frogs, Toads, Lizards, and Salamanders” (1990). Flying, jumping, crawling animals...

Cost: Free-$6

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 848-932-7237
Website »

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Enjoy pony rides, moon bounces, wagon train rides, and much more at the farm 

Cost: $14.99/child.

Where:
Alstede Farms
1 Chesterfield Drive
Chester, NJ
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Telephone: (908) 879-7189
Website »

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On Sunday, April 12, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., children and adults are invited to participate in a free Arbor Day celebration and open house at Bedminster’s historic Jacobus Vanderveer House....

Cost: Free

Where:
Jacobus Vanderveer House
3055 River Road East
River Road Park
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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Sponsor: The Friends of the Jacobus Vanderveer House
Telephone: 908-396-6053
Contact Name: Hillary Murtha, Program Coordinator
Website »

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Journey to see The Lizard of Oz – an interactive land of balloon creations and sculptural costumes – with the singing/dancing Tornado, Yellow Brick Road, the Witch's Castle and, of course, the...

Cost: Adults $12.00 • Children $10.00

Where:
William Paterson University
Shea Center for Performing Arts
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, NJ  07470
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Sponsor: University Performing Arts
Telephone: 973-720-2783
Website »

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Bring your kids for tours and activities designed for the family, all activities are free! Monthly activities will be posted on our website at www.montclairhistorical.org.108 Orange Road, Montclair.

Cost: Free

Where:
Montclair Historical Society
108 Orange Rd
Montclair, NJ  07042
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Sponsor: Montclair Historical Soceity
Telephone: 973-744-1796
Contact Name: Montclair Historical Society
Website »

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Four shows only! Embark on an extraordinary journey across 5,000 years of Chinese civilization. Experience the wonder of classical Chinese dance. Imagine an experience so profound, so inspiring,...

Cost: $184, $154, $134, $104, $84, $64

Where:
New Jersey Performing Arts Center
1 Center Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Telephone: 888-466-5722
Website »

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Four Shows Only! Shen Yun is coming to NJPAC with an entirely new program for 2015. Embark on an extraordinary journey across 5,000 years of Chinese civilization. Experience the wonder of...

Cost: $184 - $64

Where:
New Jersey Performing Arts Center
1 Center Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: NJ Falun Dafa Association
Telephone: 888.466.5722
Website »

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Meet in the lobby of the Haggerty Education Center for a tour of the grounds of The Frelinghuysen Arboretum. Learn some of the history and enjoy the beauty of this exceptional horticultural sight...

Cost: $3

Where:
Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris County Park Commission
Telephone: 973.326.7601
Contact Name: Morris County Park Commission
Website »

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April’s program features "Afternoon of opera and Art Song" – Jenne Carey, Soprano; Vincent Granna, Baritone; Jihye Park, Piano Accompanist; Christopher Kenniff, Guitar.

Cost: Free

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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By the end of March, colonial farm families were very tired of eating pickled pork and cornmeal mush! The program includes a short talk about early American late winter and early spring foods,...

Cost: $3.00 adults/age 13 and older; $2.00 age 3-12; free under age 3

Where:
Miller-Cory House Museum
614 Mountain Avenue
Westfield, NJ  07090
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Sponsor: Miller-Cory House Museum
Telephone: 908-232-1776
Website »

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All our old friends, plus a few new ones, are here in this marvelous musical adaptation. We’ll meet the captivating Princess Snow White, the prince, the evil queen and, of course, the seven...

Cost: $10 ages 15+, $5 under 15

Where:
High Mountain Middle School
515 High Mountain Road
North Haledon, NJ
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Telephone: 973-907-0998
Website »

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A 24-hour SAT test preparation covering the math and verbal skills required by the SAT Reasoning test, including essay writing and critical reading. Each three-hour class is divided equally between...

Cost: $429

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
Website »

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A 24-hour SAT test preparation covering the math and verbal skills required by the SAT Reasoning test, including essay writing and critical reading. Each three-hour class is divided equally between...

Cost: $429

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
Website »

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Students learn the art of drawing the fashion figure in this beginner 2D fashion design course. All you need is your love for fashion and lots of imagination! The class will learn the fundamentals...

Cost: $185

Where:
Lakeside Art Studio
6 Absecon Rd
Parsippany, NJ  07054
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Ready To Transform Your life? Discover the power of Lifeforce Energy Healing and gain practical tools you need to live up to your highest potential in the areas of life, abundance, health, and...

Cost: Friday 5$, Saturday/Sunday 18$ each

Where:
GARDEN STATE EXHIBIT CENTER
50 Atrium Drive
Somerset, NJ  08873
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Sponsor: Mind Body Spirit Expo
Telephone: 215-627-0102
Website »

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Experience the romance and enchantment of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast! Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature film, this classic musical love story is filled with unforgettable...

Cost: $49 - $79

Where:
Mayo Performing Arts Center
100 South Street
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Telephone: (973) 539-8008
Website »

More information

A Concert benefiting Faces 4 Autism Family Support Groups.

Cost: 10.00 adv. 12.00 at door

Where:
The Legendary Dobbs
304 South Street
Philadelphia, NJ  19147
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Sponsor: Neue Regel Radio
Telephone: 609-709-0350
Contact Name: Chris Presti
Website »

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Plainfield Symphony Celebrates its 95th Season The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra will continue to dazzle audiences with a spectacular 95th Season, led by its esteemed conductor Charles Prince, with...

Cost: $20-$50

Where:
Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church
716 Watchung Ave
Plainfield , NJ  07060
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Sponsor: The Plainfield Symphony
Telephone: 908-561-5140
Contact Name: Peter Lomonaco
Website »

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Take a dive into the world of Humpback Whales. Swim in crystal-clear waters alongside fifty-foot whales that appear life-size on the giant screen. See mothers caring for their young and listen to...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
View map »


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

More information

Four shows only! Embark on an extraordinary journey across 5,000 years of Chinese civilization. Experience the wonder of classical Chinese dance. Imagine an experience so profound, so inspiring,...

Cost: $64-$184

Where:
New Jersey Performing Arts center
One Center Street
Newark, NJ  07102
View map »

More information

Join filmmaker James Cameron on a trip of discovery to the Mariana Trench, almost seven miles beneath the Pacific Ocean. See extreme new life forms never before captured on camera.

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

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Jim Henson’s Dinosaur Train Live! Buddy’s Big Adventure takes preschoolers on a fun-filled and interactive trip back in time to an age when dinosaurs roamed the Earth … and rode...

Cost: $19–45/person

Where:
New Jersey Performing Arts Center
1 Center Street
Newark, NJ
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Telephone: (973) 642-8989
Website »

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Meet some of the world’s rarest primates – chimps, bonobos, and orangutans – and visit their remote native habitats with zoologist Dr. Holly Carroll as she carries on the work of...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

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Hear the smooth sounds of R&B star Will Downing live in concert! Hits include “I Try,” “Wishing on a Star,” “A Million Ways,” and “I Can't Make You Love Me.” Downing, the Grammy®...

Cost: $35-$65

Where:
State Theatre
15 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ
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Children can learn about their bodies from the inside out with exhibits themed around Elmo, Oscar, Grover, Bert, Ernie, Count Von Count, and Cookie Monster in the new exhibit, Sesame Street...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, NJ  07305
View map »


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Contact Name: E. Romanaux
Website »

More information

Capture your child's prime time to learn a new language and come take a free trial class in French, Spanish, or Chinese. Languages for Tots 6M-3Y Languages for Children 3-9Y. 596...

Cost: Free

Where:
Language Workshop for Children
Various Locations
, NJ
View map »


Sponsor: Language Workshop for Children
Telephone: 800-731-0830
Website »

More information

Explore, investigate, and create during spring break! This March and April on select Mondays and Tuesdays children ages 8 – 12 years old can attend makeshops at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum...

Cost: $30/child of members, $40 non-members

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: 973-538-2404 ext.16
Contact Name: Cynthia Winslow
Website »

More information

Explore, investigate, and create during spring break! This March and April on select Mondays and Tuesdays from 8 – 12 year olds can attend a makeshop at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum to...

Cost: $30 per child Museum members and $40 non-members

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Telephone: 9735382404 ext 16
Contact Name: Cynthia Winslow
Website »

More information

A FREE Caregiver Playgroup for children ages 18 months through 3 years. Monday and Tuesday Mornings 9:15 - 10:30. Hearts & Hands Preschool & Parsippany Presbyterian Church.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Hearts and Hands Preschool
1675 Rt. 46 East
Parsippany , NJ  07054
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Sponsor: Hearts and Hands Preschool
Telephone: 973-257-5550
Contact Name: Scott Walder
Website »

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Calling all bookworms: drop by Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch's Youth Services Department throughout the month of April to help us find all the...

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch
64 Washington Street
Rocky Hill, NJ  08553
View map »


Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
Website »

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Children through grade 5: Pick up your official Scavenger Hunt entry sheet, find all the hidden objects or pictures on the form and return it by Saturday, April 18 to win a prize. No registration...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ Bound Brook Memorial Library branch
402 East High Street
Bound Brook, NJ  08805
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
Website »

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Every day between April 13-18, a famous literary character will visit the children's room at Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's North Plainfield Memorial Library branch. Keen eyed...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ North Plainfield Memorial Library branch
6 Rockview Avenue
North Plainfield, NJ  07060
View map »


Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
Website »

More information

Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton , NJ  08625
View map »


Telephone: 609-292-6464
Website »

More information

The New Jersey Arts Annual in Crafts explores trends taking place in contemporary crafts as artists cross boundaries in process and materials. The theme of accessorizing invites visitors to explore...

Cost: Museum admission is free for members and children under 3, $10/adults, and $7/se

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Telephone: 973-971-3700
Website »

More information

Illusions are surprising and intriguing. They distort our senses and mystify our logical thinking. This mind bending exhibition explores how the human mind can be fooled through optical illusions,...

Cost: Museum admission is $10/adults, $7/children & seniors, and FREE for members

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
Website »

More information

See our amazing planet from the perspective of orbiting satellites. This exhibit presents large color reproductions of images captured by high-tech satellites circling the earth, recording rare...

Cost: Admission is $10/adults, $7/children, seniors, and students, and free for childr

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
Website »

More information

Learn about the history of the United States Picatinny Arsenal and the role it has played in New Jersey since 1800. Picatinny Arsenal is the Joint Center of Excellence for Armaments and Munitions,...

Cost: Museum admission is free for members, $10/adults, $7/seniors, students and child

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Telephone: 973-971-3700
Website »

More information

This series of exhibitions by students in the Portfolio courses in the Visual Art Department showcases the culmination of the students’ work during two years of creative studies Fine Art: March...

Cost: Admission is $10/adults, $7/children, seniors, and students, and free for childr

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
Website »

More information

The annual Fresh Perspectives juried exhibition began in 1989 to give artistically accomplished high school students a professionally organized museum exhibition experience and to recognize art...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Website »

More information

Pens at the ready…it’s time for the Cotsen Children’s Library’s annual writing competition! We challenge you to write a short, 350-word story that includes the sentence, "There was a...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NJ


Sponsor: Cotsen Children's Library
Telephone: 609-258-2697
Contact Name: Dana Sheridan
Website »

More information

Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
View map »


Website »

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Come to the Education Center classroom to play with our animal themed toys. At 11:00 meet a different animal each week.

Cost: $8/adult, $5/child

Where:
Bergen County Zoological Park
216 Forest Avenue
Paramus, NJ
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Telephone: 201-262-3771
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Exhibit showcasing the history and some of the most iconic masks in baseball and hockey history.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
8
On campus of Montclair State
Little Falls, NJ  07424
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Sponsor: Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
Telephone: (973) 655-2378
Contact Name: Dave Kaplan
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Meet some of the world’s rarest primates – chimps, bonobos, and orangutans – and visit their remote native habitats with zoologist Dr. Holly Carroll as she carries on the work of...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Students learn the art of drawing the fashion figure in this beginner 2D fashion design course. All you need is your love for fashion and lots of imagination! The class will learn the fundamentals...

Cost: $185

Where:
Lakeside Art Studio
6 Absecon Rd
Parsippany, NJ  07054
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Weekly camp for 1 hour a week filled with fun musical activities which include: Music theory, musical games, and crafts, basic instruction on piano, guitar , recorder, and uke, idol singing. Come...

Cost: $25 per hour

Where:
Montgomery and West Windsor
1325 Route 206, Montgomery Shopping Center
Skillman, NJ  08558
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Sponsor: Farrington's Music
Telephone: 609-924-8282
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Heartsaver® CPR AED is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches adult CPR and AED use, as well as how to relieve choking on an adult (child and infant optional). This course...

Cost: 88

Where:
SAFETY NJ
33 WEST STREET
SUITE 101
BLOOMFIELD, NJ  07003
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Sponsor: SAFETY NJ
Telephone: 973-320-3200
Contact Name: SCOTT LARSON
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Plainfield Symphony Celebrates its 95th Season The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra will continue to dazzle audiences with a spectacular 95th Season, led by its esteemed conductor Charles Prince, with...

Cost: $20-$50

Where:
Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church
716 Watchung Ave
Plainfield , NJ  07060
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Sponsor: The Plainfield Symphony
Telephone: 908-561-5140
Contact Name: Peter Lomonaco
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Liz Hoffman, who studied reflexology at the International Institute of Reflexology and has a shiatsu certification from the Ohashi Institute, will explain what reflexology is and how it differs...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ Hillsborough Library branch
379 South Branch Road
Hillsborough, NJ  08844
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Pressroom
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Join filmmaker James Cameron on a trip of discovery to the Mariana Trench, almost seven miles beneath the Pacific Ocean. See extreme new life forms never before captured on camera.

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Not simply a photographer in the studio, Lokuta worked closely with the sculptor, helping to cast models and serving as a model himself. He paused often to take photographs of Segal, the works in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: Zimmerli Art Museum
Telephone: 848-932-7237
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The Childrenʼs Museum of the Arts (CMA) is pleased to announce "Pixelated: Sum of its Pieces", on view in the Cynthia C. Wainwright Gallery. This exhibition brings together emerging and mid-career...

Cost: $11 per person ages 1-65; Infants Under 1 & Seniors Over 65: Free

Where:
Children's Museum of the Arts
103 Charlton Street
New York, NY  10014
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Sponsor: Children's Museum of the Arts
Telephone: 917-409-1214
Contact Name: Anna DuBose
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Explore, investigate, and create during spring break! This March and April on select Mondays and Tuesdays from 8 – 12 year olds can attend a makeshop at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum to...

Cost: $30 per child Museum members and $40 non-members

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 9735382404 ext 16
Contact Name: Cynthia Winslow
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Take a dive into the world of Humpback Whales. Swim in crystal-clear waters alongside fifty-foot whales that appear life-size on the giant screen. See mothers caring for their young and listen to...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Join us for a presentation by author Robert Skead, for children 8 and up. He will discuss patriotism and creative writing as it relates to his new book Patriots, Redcoats and Spies. While their...

Cost: Free

Where:
Barnes and Noble Booksellers
240 Route 22 West
Springfield, NJ  07081
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Telephone: 973-376-8544
Contact Name: Veronica Vargas

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Girls on the Run is a self-esteem and confidence building program for girls in grades 3-8 that revolves around running and being active. Our coaches meet twice a week for 10 weeks with the girls,...

Cost: $120

Where:
, NJ


Sponsor: Girls on the Run of Central NJ
Telephone: 908-285-9202
Contact Name: Donna York
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Explore, investigate, and create during spring break! This March and April on select Mondays and Tuesdays children ages 8 – 12 years old can attend makeshops at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum...

Cost: $30/child of members, $40 non-members

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: 973-538-2404 ext.16
Contact Name: Cynthia Winslow
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Explore, investigate, and create during spring break! This March and April on select Mondays and Tuesdays from 8 – 12 year olds can attend a makeshop at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum to...

Cost: $30 per child Museum members and $40 non-members

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 9735382404 ext 16
Contact Name: Cynthia Winslow
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A FREE Caregiver Playgroup for children ages 18 months through 3 years. Monday and Tuesday Mornings 9:15 - 10:30. Hearts & Hands Preschool & Parsippany Presbyterian Church.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Hearts and Hands Preschool
1675 Rt. 46 East
Parsippany , NJ  07054
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Sponsor: Hearts and Hands Preschool
Telephone: 973-257-5550
Contact Name: Scott Walder
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Children can learn about their bodies from the inside out with exhibits themed around Elmo, Oscar, Grover, Bert, Ernie, Count Von Count, and Cookie Monster in the new exhibit, Sesame Street...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
Contact Name: E. Romanaux
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Capture your child's prime time to learn a new language and come take a free trial class in French, Spanish, or Chinese. Languages for Tots 6M-3Y Languages for Children 3-9Y. 596...

Cost: Free

Where:
Language Workshop for Children
Various Locations
, NJ
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Sponsor: Language Workshop for Children
Telephone: 800-731-0830
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Put your baby in a backpack and explore one of many wonderful Morris County area trails.

Cost: $2/adult

Where:
Throughout Morris County
, NJ


Telephone: 973-635-6629
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Calling all bookworms: drop by Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch's Youth Services Department throughout the month of April to help us find all the...

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch
64 Washington Street
Rocky Hill, NJ  08553
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Children through grade 5: Pick up your official Scavenger Hunt entry sheet, find all the hidden objects or pictures on the form and return it by Saturday, April 18 to win a prize. No registration...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ Bound Brook Memorial Library branch
402 East High Street
Bound Brook, NJ  08805
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Come join us for a free open house at the Early Childhood Program at Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael on April 14th at 9:30 to 11:30. Come see our amazing program and meet our awesome teachers!

Cost: Free

Where:
Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael
60 Temple Drive
Springfield, NJ  07081
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Telephone: 973-376-0539 x18
Contact Name: Heather Lowy

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Every day between April 13-18, a famous literary character will visit the children's room at Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's North Plainfield Memorial Library branch. Keen eyed...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ North Plainfield Memorial Library branch
6 Rockview Avenue
North Plainfield, NJ  07060
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton , NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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Express Yourself Studios offers a Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning workshop 10am-12pm (on the hour)for toddlers. Children ages 2-5 are invited to play with paint, pinch...

Cost: $20/child per session

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
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HOMESCHOOL PROGRAM SERIES: CRAFT YOUR WAY THROUGH HISTORY! TUESDAYS FROM 10:30-11:30 AM MARCH 3 & 17, APRIL 7 & 21, AND MAY 5 & 19 FROM 10:30 AM TO 11:30 AM Using artifacts from our collection,...

Cost: $60

Where:
Montclair Historical Society
108 Orange Road
Montclair, NJ  07042
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Telephone: 973-744-1796
Contact Name: Angelica Diggs
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Illusions are surprising and intriguing. They distort our senses and mystify our logical thinking. This mind bending exhibition explores how the human mind can be fooled through optical illusions,...

Cost: Museum admission is $10/adults, $7/children & seniors, and FREE for members

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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This series of exhibitions by students in the Portfolio courses in the Visual Art Department showcases the culmination of the students’ work during two years of creative studies Fine Art: March...

Cost: Admission is $10/adults, $7/children, seniors, and students, and free for childr

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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The New Jersey Arts Annual in Crafts explores trends taking place in contemporary crafts as artists cross boundaries in process and materials. The theme of accessorizing invites visitors to explore...

Cost: Museum admission is free for members and children under 3, $10/adults, and $7/se

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
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The annual Fresh Perspectives juried exhibition began in 1989 to give artistically accomplished high school students a professionally organized museum exhibition experience and to recognize art...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Website »

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Learn about the history of the United States Picatinny Arsenal and the role it has played in New Jersey since 1800. Picatinny Arsenal is the Joint Center of Excellence for Armaments and Munitions,...

Cost: Museum admission is free for members, $10/adults, $7/seniors, students and child

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
Website »

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See our amazing planet from the perspective of orbiting satellites. This exhibit presents large color reproductions of images captured by high-tech satellites circling the earth, recording rare...

Cost: Admission is $10/adults, $7/children, seniors, and students, and free for childr

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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Pens at the ready…it’s time for the Cotsen Children’s Library’s annual writing competition! We challenge you to write a short, 350-word story that includes the sentence, "There was a...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NJ


Sponsor: Cotsen Children's Library
Telephone: 609-258-2697
Contact Name: Dana Sheridan
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Plainfield Symphony Celebrates its 95th Season The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra will continue to dazzle audiences with a spectacular 95th Season, led by its esteemed conductor Charles Prince, with...

Cost: $20-$50

Where:
Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church
716 Watchung Ave
Plainfield , NJ  07060
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Sponsor: The Plainfield Symphony
Telephone: 908-561-5140
Contact Name: Peter Lomonaco
Website »

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Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Website »

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Take a dive into the world of Humpback Whales. Swim in crystal-clear waters alongside fifty-foot whales that appear life-size on the giant screen. See mothers caring for their young and listen to...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
View map »


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

More information

The Childrenʼs Museum of the Arts (CMA) is pleased to announce "Pixelated: Sum of its Pieces", on view in the Cynthia C. Wainwright Gallery. This exhibition brings together emerging and mid-career...

Cost: $11 per person ages 1-65; Infants Under 1 & Seniors Over 65: Free

Where:
Children's Museum of the Arts
103 Charlton Street
New York, NY  10014
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Sponsor: Children's Museum of the Arts
Telephone: 917-409-1214
Contact Name: Anna DuBose
Website »

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Exhibit showcasing the history and some of the most iconic masks in baseball and hockey history.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
8
On campus of Montclair State
Little Falls, NJ  07424
View map »


Sponsor: Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
Telephone: (973) 655-2378
Contact Name: Dave Kaplan
Website »

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Not simply a photographer in the studio, Lokuta worked closely with the sculptor, helping to cast models and serving as a model himself. He paused often to take photographs of Segal, the works in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: Zimmerli Art Museum
Telephone: 848-932-7237
Website »

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The SKREAM is a free after school program for children 7-12 that focuses on homework help, games, snacks and creating a safe and fun place for kids to be after school. This semester we are...

Cost: FREE

Where:
First Reformed Church of South River
40 thomas st.
South River, NJ  08882
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Sponsor: Community Development Corporation of New Brunswick Classis
Telephone: 951-532-5105
Contact Name: Michael Ozaki
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Students learn the art of drawing the fashion figure in this beginner 2D fashion design course. All you need is your love for fashion and lots of imagination! The class will learn the fundamentals...

Cost: $185

Where:
Lakeside Art Studio
6 Absecon Rd
Parsippany, NJ  07054
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Children 6-10 years old will explore the Reserve with one of the Teacher-Naturalists. Outdoor discoveries, hikes, seasonal surprises await you each week! Class size is limited. April 14 –...

Cost: Class fee per child: $10M/$15NM . Register and pay for 4 classes, receive a 5th

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Sponsor: Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
Telephone: 609-737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
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A demonstration of Flipster, an online service that provides instant access to the magazines you know and love in an easy to read digital format, at Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's...

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Warren Township Library branch
42 Mountain Blvd.
Warren, NJ  07059
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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This sleek, accessible, and characteristically bloody Macbeth will thrill, startle, and satisfy—the perfect presentation for both first timers as well as Shakespeare buffs. One of his darkest and...

Cost: $35-$45

Where:
State Theatre
15 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ
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Meet some of the world’s rarest primates – chimps, bonobos, and orangutans – and visit their remote native habitats with zoologist Dr. Holly Carroll as she carries on the work of...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
View map »


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

More information

Join filmmaker James Cameron on a trip of discovery to the Mariana Trench, almost seven miles beneath the Pacific Ocean. See extreme new life forms never before captured on camera.

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
View map »


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

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Children through grade 5: Pick up your official Scavenger Hunt entry sheet, find all the hidden objects or pictures on the form and return it by Saturday, April 18 to win a prize. No registration...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ Bound Brook Memorial Library branch
402 East High Street
Bound Brook, NJ  08805
View map »


Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
Website »

More information

Every day between April 13-18, a famous literary character will visit the children's room at Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's North Plainfield Memorial Library branch. Keen eyed...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ North Plainfield Memorial Library branch
6 Rockview Avenue
North Plainfield, NJ  07060
View map »


Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
Website »

More information

Calling all bookworms: drop by Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch's Youth Services Department throughout the month of April to help us find all the...

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch
64 Washington Street
Rocky Hill, NJ  08553
View map »


Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
Website »

More information

Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton , NJ  08625
View map »


Telephone: 609-292-6464
Website »

More information

Express Yourself Studios offers a Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning workshop 10am-12pm (on the hour)for toddlers. Children ages 2-5 are invited to play with paint, pinch...

Cost: $20/child per session

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
View map »


Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
Website »

More information

Children can learn about their bodies from the inside out with exhibits themed around Elmo, Oscar, Grover, Bert, Ernie, Count Von Count, and Cookie Monster in the new exhibit, Sesame Street...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, NJ  07305
View map »


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Contact Name: E. Romanaux
Website »

More information

Capture your child's prime time to learn a new language and come take a free trial class in French, Spanish, or Chinese. Languages for Tots 6M-3Y Languages for Children 3-9Y. 596...

Cost: Free

Where:
Language Workshop for Children
Various Locations
, NJ
View map »


Sponsor: Language Workshop for Children
Telephone: 800-731-0830
Website »

More information

Learn about the history of the United States Picatinny Arsenal and the role it has played in New Jersey since 1800. Picatinny Arsenal is the Joint Center of Excellence for Armaments and Munitions,...

Cost: Museum admission is free for members, $10/adults, $7/seniors, students and child

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Telephone: 973-971-3700
Website »

More information

The New Jersey Arts Annual in Crafts explores trends taking place in contemporary crafts as artists cross boundaries in process and materials. The theme of accessorizing invites visitors to explore...

Cost: Museum admission is free for members and children under 3, $10/adults, and $7/se

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Telephone: 973-971-3700
Website »

More information

The annual Fresh Perspectives juried exhibition began in 1989 to give artistically accomplished high school students a professionally organized museum exhibition experience and to recognize art...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Website »

More information

See our amazing planet from the perspective of orbiting satellites. This exhibit presents large color reproductions of images captured by high-tech satellites circling the earth, recording rare...

Cost: Admission is $10/adults, $7/children, seniors, and students, and free for childr

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
Website »

More information

Illusions are surprising and intriguing. They distort our senses and mystify our logical thinking. This mind bending exhibition explores how the human mind can be fooled through optical illusions,...

Cost: Museum admission is $10/adults, $7/children & seniors, and FREE for members

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
Website »

More information

This series of exhibitions by students in the Portfolio courses in the Visual Art Department showcases the culmination of the students’ work during two years of creative studies Fine Art: March...

Cost: Admission is $10/adults, $7/children, seniors, and students, and free for childr

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
Website »

More information

Pens at the ready…it’s time for the Cotsen Children’s Library’s annual writing competition! We challenge you to write a short, 350-word story that includes the sentence, "There was a...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NJ


Sponsor: Cotsen Children's Library
Telephone: 609-258-2697
Contact Name: Dana Sheridan
Website »

More information

Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
View map »


Website »

More information

Plainfield Symphony Celebrates its 95th Season The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra will continue to dazzle audiences with a spectacular 95th Season, led by its esteemed conductor Charles Prince, with...

Cost: $20-$50

Where:
Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church
716 Watchung Ave
Plainfield , NJ  07060
View map »


Sponsor: The Plainfield Symphony
Telephone: 908-561-5140
Contact Name: Peter Lomonaco
Website »

More information

Enjoy discovering the wonders of nature through six weeks of walks, activities, and crafts.

Cost: $55/child

Where:
Mars Court and Boonton Avenue
Montville, NJ


Telephone: 973.334.3130
Website »

More information

Exhibit showcasing the history and some of the most iconic masks in baseball and hockey history.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
8
On campus of Montclair State
Little Falls, NJ  07424
View map »


Sponsor: Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
Telephone: (973) 655-2378
Contact Name: Dave Kaplan
Website »

More information

The Childrenʼs Museum of the Arts (CMA) is pleased to announce "Pixelated: Sum of its Pieces", on view in the Cynthia C. Wainwright Gallery. This exhibition brings together emerging and mid-career...

Cost: $11 per person ages 1-65; Infants Under 1 & Seniors Over 65: Free

Where:
Children's Museum of the Arts
103 Charlton Street
New York, NY  10014
View map »


Sponsor: Children's Museum of the Arts
Telephone: 917-409-1214
Contact Name: Anna DuBose
Website »

More information

Not simply a photographer in the studio, Lokuta worked closely with the sculptor, helping to cast models and serving as a model himself. He paused often to take photographs of Segal, the works in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
View map »


Sponsor: Zimmerli Art Museum
Telephone: 848-932-7237
Website »

More information

Start your spring day off right with a walk on the Watershed Reserve trails with Teacher-Naturalist Allison Jackson. Allison’s well-trained eye and experience will help you better observe...

Cost: FREE for Members/$5NM

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
View map »


Sponsor: Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
Telephone: (609) 737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
Website »

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Girls on the Run is a self-esteem and confidence building program for girls in grades 3-8 that revolves around running and being active. Our coaches meet twice a week for 10 weeks with the girls,...

Cost: $120

Where:
, NJ


Sponsor: Girls on the Run of Central NJ
Telephone: 908-285-9202
Contact Name: Donna York
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Students learn the art of drawing the fashion figure in this beginner 2D fashion design course. All you need is your love for fashion and lots of imagination! The class will learn the fundamentals...

Cost: $185

Where:
Lakeside Art Studio
6 Absecon Rd
Parsippany, NJ  07054
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Cost: FREE

Where:
Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child
44 Blackburn Rd
Summit, NJ  07901
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Punch, kick, jab, and shout with out Kickboxing for kids program.

Cost: member $136, nonmember $161

Where:
NY Sports Club for Kids
39 W. Northfield Rd.
Livingston, NJ  07039
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Sponsor: New York Sports Club for Kids
Telephone: 973-577-8001
Contact Name: Ashley

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Take a dive into the world of Humpback Whales. Swim in crystal-clear waters alongside fifty-foot whales that appear life-size on the giant screen. See mothers caring for their young and listen to...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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This monthly gardening series takes you from spade to spatula with Horticultural Program Specialists Gwen Montgomery and Cynthia Triolo. Get growing instructions, planting tips and take a closer...

Cost: $20

Where:
Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris County Park Commission
Telephone: 973.326.7603
Contact Name: Frelinghuysen Arboretum
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Meet some of the world’s rarest primates – chimps, bonobos, and orangutans – and visit their remote native habitats with zoologist Dr. Holly Carroll as she carries on the work of...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Join filmmaker James Cameron on a trip of discovery to the Mariana Trench, almost seven miles beneath the Pacific Ocean. See extreme new life forms never before captured on camera.

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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As much as we don’t want to think about it, there may come a time in our future when we are no longer able to communicate our decisions concerning our physical health, our options for health...

Cost: Free

Where:
Villa Marie Claire
12 West Saddle River Road
Saddle River, NJ  07458
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Sponsor: Holy Name Medical Center
Telephone: 201-833-3336
Contact Name: Nina-Marie Alvarez
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Enjoy discovering the wonders of nature through six weeks of walks, activities, and crafts.

Cost: $55/child

Where:
Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center
247 Southern Blvd.
Chatham, NJ  07928
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Telephone: 973.635.6629
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Whitewater raft the action packed Lehigh River Gorge and experience the best whitewater in the tri-state area! Surrounded by state park protected woodlands and mountains, you will enjoy 12 miles...

Cost: $65.99 per person

Where:
Pocono Whitewater
1519 State Route 903
Jim Thorpe, PA  18229
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Telephone: 1-800-944-8392
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Explore this innovative interdisciplinary curriculum that focuses on water. Educational activities cover topics such as properties of water, aquatic wildlife and ecosystems, water quality and...

Cost: $20 per person

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Sponsor: Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
Telephone: (609) 737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
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Every day between April 13-18, a famous literary character will visit the children's room at Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's North Plainfield Memorial Library branch. Keen eyed...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ North Plainfield Memorial Library branch
6 Rockview Avenue
North Plainfield, NJ  07060
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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United Way Caregivers Coalition holds monthly meetings in Somerset County that are open to the public. These meetings offer education, resources, support, and ideas while also helping caregivers...

Cost: Free

Where:
Shimon & Sara Birnbaum JCC
775 Talamini Rd
Bridgewater, NJ  08807
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Sponsor: United Way of Northern New Jersey
Telephone: 908-253-6534
Contact Name: Stephanie Howland
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Calling all bookworms: drop by Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch's Youth Services Department throughout the month of April to help us find all the...

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch
64 Washington Street
Rocky Hill, NJ  08553
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Children through grade 5: Pick up your official Scavenger Hunt entry sheet, find all the hidden objects or pictures on the form and return it by Saturday, April 18 to win a prize. No registration...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ Bound Brook Memorial Library branch
402 East High Street
Bound Brook, NJ  08805
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton , NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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Express Yourself Studios offers a Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning workshop 10am-12pm (on the hour)for toddlers. Children ages 2-5 are invited to play with paint, pinch...

Cost: $20/child per session

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
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Children can learn about their bodies from the inside out with exhibits themed around Elmo, Oscar, Grover, Bert, Ernie, Count Von Count, and Cookie Monster in the new exhibit, Sesame Street...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
Contact Name: E. Romanaux
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The New Jersey Arts Annual in Crafts explores trends taking place in contemporary crafts as artists cross boundaries in process and materials. The theme of accessorizing invites visitors to explore...

Cost: Museum admission is free for members and children under 3, $10/adults, and $7/se

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
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Want to learn how to build an app, design a video game and change the world through code? Girls Who Code is a national non-profit organization leading the movement to inspire, educate and equip...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newark Public Library
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ
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Telephone: 973-733-7837
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This series of exhibitions by students in the Portfolio courses in the Visual Art Department showcases the culmination of the students’ work during two years of creative studies Fine Art: March...

Cost: Admission is $10/adults, $7/children, seniors, and students, and free for childr

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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The Children's Museum of the Arts is pleased to announce our special installation of Crayola crayon garments in the front lobby thanks to CMA's partnership with Bloomingdale's!...

Cost: pay as you wish

Where:
Children's Museum of the Arts
103 Charlton St
New York, NY  10014
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Telephone: 212-274-0986
Contact Name: Anna DuBose
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Learn about the history of the United States Picatinny Arsenal and the role it has played in New Jersey since 1800. Picatinny Arsenal is the Joint Center of Excellence for Armaments and Munitions,...

Cost: Museum admission is free for members, $10/adults, $7/seniors, students and child

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
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The annual Fresh Perspectives juried exhibition began in 1989 to give artistically accomplished high school students a professionally organized museum exhibition experience and to recognize art...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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See our amazing planet from the perspective of orbiting satellites. This exhibit presents large color reproductions of images captured by high-tech satellites circling the earth, recording rare...

Cost: Admission is $10/adults, $7/children, seniors, and students, and free for childr

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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Illusions are surprising and intriguing. They distort our senses and mystify our logical thinking. This mind bending exhibition explores how the human mind can be fooled through optical illusions,...

Cost: Museum admission is $10/adults, $7/children & seniors, and FREE for members

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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Pens at the ready…it’s time for the Cotsen Children’s Library’s annual writing competition! We challenge you to write a short, 350-word story that includes the sentence, "There was a...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NJ


Sponsor: Cotsen Children's Library
Telephone: 609-258-2697
Contact Name: Dana Sheridan
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Capture your child's prime time to learn a new language and come take a free trial class in French, Spanish, or Chinese. Languages for Tots 6M-3Y Languages for Children 3-9Y. 596...

Cost: Free

Where:
Language Workshop for Children
Various Locations
, NJ
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Sponsor: Language Workshop for Children
Telephone: 800-731-0830
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Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Plainfield Symphony Celebrates its 95th Season The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra will continue to dazzle audiences with a spectacular 95th Season, led by its esteemed conductor Charles Prince, with...

Cost: $20-$50

Where:
Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church
716 Watchung Ave
Plainfield , NJ  07060
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Sponsor: The Plainfield Symphony
Telephone: 908-561-5140
Contact Name: Peter Lomonaco
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The Childrenʼs Museum of the Arts (CMA) is pleased to announce "Pixelated: Sum of its Pieces", on view in the Cynthia C. Wainwright Gallery. This exhibition brings together emerging and mid-career...

Cost: $11 per person ages 1-65; Infants Under 1 & Seniors Over 65: Free

Where:
Children's Museum of the Arts
103 Charlton Street
New York, NY  10014
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Sponsor: Children's Museum of the Arts
Telephone: 917-409-1214
Contact Name: Anna DuBose
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Not simply a photographer in the studio, Lokuta worked closely with the sculptor, helping to cast models and serving as a model himself. He paused often to take photographs of Segal, the works in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: Zimmerli Art Museum
Telephone: 848-932-7237
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Exhibit showcasing the history and some of the most iconic masks in baseball and hockey history.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
8
On campus of Montclair State
Little Falls, NJ  07424
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Sponsor: Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
Telephone: (973) 655-2378
Contact Name: Dave Kaplan
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Emily Eagen is a musical innovator who sings and whistles everything from early music to traditional Americana. Eagen, a two-time international whistling champion, is a singing, whistling, and...

Cost: Free

Where:
South Bronx NeON
198 East 161st Street
Bronx, NY  10451
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Sponsor: Carnegie Hall

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Girls on the Run is a self-esteem and confidence building program for girls in grades 3-8 that revolves around running and being active. Our coaches meet twice a week for 10 weeks with the girls,...

Cost: $120

Where:
, NJ


Sponsor: Girls on the Run of Central NJ
Telephone: 908-285-9202
Contact Name: Donna York
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Please join us for a free fun and interactive class offered through experienced teachers from Little Scholars at Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child. Calling all inventors, creators, builders and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child
44 Blackburn Rd
Summit, NJ  07901
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Telephone: 908-522-8129
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Students learn the art of drawing the fashion figure in this beginner 2D fashion design course. All you need is your love for fashion and lots of imagination! The class will learn the fundamentals...

Cost: $185

Where:
Lakeside Art Studio
6 Absecon Rd
Parsippany, NJ  07054
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Weekly camp for 1 hour a week filled with fun musical activities which include: Music theory, musical games, and crafts, basic instruction on piano, guitar , recorder, and uke, idol singing. Come...

Cost: $25 per hour

Where:
Montgomery and West Windsor
1325 Route 206, Montgomery Shopping Center
Skillman, NJ  08558
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Sponsor: Farrington's Music
Telephone: 609-924-8282
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Please join us for a middle school open house for girls in grades 4 and 5 seeking admission for 2015-16. Come discover what an Oak Knoll education could mean for your child. After the tour, please...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child
44 Blackburn Rd
Summit, NJ  07901
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Every Thursday night college students enjoy discounted pricing with a valid student ID! $9.00 day passes, $3.00 shoe rental, $3.00 harness rental (or $5.00 combo rental), and $5.00 belay lessons...

Cost: $9 day passes, $3 shoe rental, $3 harness rental, $5 Belay Lesson

Where:
Elite Climbing
67 Old Kings Highway
Maple Shade, NJ  08052
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Telephone: 856-273-1370
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Join filmmaker James Cameron on a trip of discovery to the Mariana Trench, almost seven miles beneath the Pacific Ocean. See extreme new life forms never before captured on camera.

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Learn more about the Somerset County Homelessness Trust Fund Rental Assistance program, which is available to provide up to 15 months of rental assistance and monthly case management. The case...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ Somerville Library branch
35 West End Avenue
Somerville, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Pressroom
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This course covers the preparation necessary in order to be successful in taking the ACT College Entrance exam. This course covers the various sections of the test including: English Grammar,...

Cost: $429

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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College Benefits Research Group (CBRG) is sponsoring a free community workshop, ideal for parents of college-bound high school sophomores and juniors, on strategies for maximizing your family’s...

Cost: Free

Where:
College Benefits Research Group
7 Becker Farm Road
Roseland , NJ  07068
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Sponsor: College Benefits Research Group
Telephone: 888-802-2740
Contact Name: CBRG
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Yoga for Climbers is a vinyasa flow class specifically tailored to complement the demands of climbing. Regular yoga practice promotes; focus and concentration, increased circulation to help nourish...

Cost: Elite Climbing Members: $5.00 per class NON-MEMBERS: $10.00 per class

Where:
Elite Climbing
67 Old Kings Highway
Maple Shade, NJ  08052
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Telephone: 856-273-1370
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The Junior League of Montclair-Newark, Inc. invites you to join us for a LADIES' NIGHT OUT featuring massages, champagne, confections and charity. Open to the public. All proceeds benefit...

Cost: 40

Where:
SPAtique
427 Bloomfield Ave
Montclair, NJ  07042
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Sponsor: The Junior League of Montclair-Newark, Inc.
Telephone: 973-746-2499
Contact Name: Justine Bassman
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Art & Soul Galleries offers a BYOB painting class every Thursday and Friday evening from 7-9PM. All materials are included. Just bring your friends and your favorite drink and enjoy a relaxing...

Cost: $22

Where:
Art & Soul Galleries
128 Chestnut Street
Roselle Park, NJ  07204
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Sponsor: Art & Soul Galleries
Telephone: 908-245-5900
Contact Name: Megan Connelly
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On Holocaust Memorial Day, SCLSNJ’s Warren Township Library branch will host Joel Lebowitz, son of two Bielski Parisans, who will vividly describe one of the most remarkable rescue missions in...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ Warren Township Library branch
42 Mountain Blvd.
Warren, NJ  07059
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: SCLSNJ Marketing and PR
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Take a dive into the world of Humpback Whales. Swim in crystal-clear waters alongside fifty-foot whales that appear life-size on the giant screen. See mothers caring for their young and listen to...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Meet some of the world’s rarest primates – chimps, bonobos, and orangutans – and visit their remote native habitats with zoologist Dr. Holly Carroll as she carries on the work of...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Parents of prospective students can view a video about Waldorf Education, speak with the school's Administrator anbd students, and enjoy a campus tour. To register, call Melissa McDonagh at...

Cost: free

Where:
Green Meadow Waldorf School
307 Hungry Hollow Rd
Chestnut Ridge, NY  10977
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Sponsor: Green Meadow Waldorf School
Telephone: 845.356.2514 x302
Contact Name: Melissa McDonagh
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Children through grade 5: Pick up your official Scavenger Hunt entry sheet, find all the hidden objects or pictures on the form and return it by Saturday, April 18 to win a prize. No registration...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ Bound Brook Memorial Library branch
402 East High Street
Bound Brook, NJ  08805
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Calling all bookworms: drop by Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch's Youth Services Department throughout the month of April to help us find all the...

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch
64 Washington Street
Rocky Hill, NJ  08553
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Children can learn about their bodies from the inside out with exhibits themed around Elmo, Oscar, Grover, Bert, Ernie, Count Von Count, and Cookie Monster in the new exhibit, Sesame Street...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
Contact Name: E. Romanaux
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Every day between April 13-18, a famous literary character will visit the children's room at Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's North Plainfield Memorial Library branch. Keen eyed...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ North Plainfield Memorial Library branch
6 Rockview Avenue
North Plainfield, NJ  07060
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton , NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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Based on the book by Judy Schachner, Skippyjon Jones is an enchanting musical about unleashing your powerful imagination and following your dreams. Join this extraordinary cat in this delightful...

Cost: $8

Where:
Shea Center for Performing Arts
William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, NJ  07470
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Sponsor: University Performing Arts
Telephone: 973-720-3178

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Capture your child's prime time to learn a new language and come take a free trial class in French, Spanish, or Chinese. Languages for Tots 6M-3Y Languages for Children 3-9Y. 596...

Cost: Free

Where:
Language Workshop for Children
Various Locations
, NJ
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Sponsor: Language Workshop for Children
Telephone: 800-731-0830
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Express Yourself Studios offers a Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning workshop 10am-12pm (on the hour)for toddlers. Children ages 2-5 are invited to play with paint, pinch...

Cost: $20/child per session

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
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Skippyjon Jones is a little kitten with big ears and even bigger dreams, who pretends to be anything BUT a Siamese cat! This enchanting musical is about unleashing your powerful imagination and...

Cost: $8

Where:
William Paterson University
Shea Center for Performing Arts
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, NJ  07470
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Sponsor: University Performing Arts
Telephone: 973-720-2371

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Tired of the same old meals? Need new ideas for cooking and eating in a small household? Then this class at SCLSNJ's Manville Library branch is for you. Get ideas for fast, tasty and healthy...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ Manville Library branch
100 South 10th Avenue
Manville, NJ  08835
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Pressroom
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Looking for something fresh and exciting to do this Friday Night? Then come to Mennen Sports Arena and skate the night away! DJ Earl will be playing the newest hits and some of your favorite...

Cost: $7 admission, $3.50 skate rental

Where:
Mennen Sports Arena
161 Hanover Avenue
Morris Township, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris County Park Commission
Telephone: 97.326.7651
Contact Name: Mennen Sports Arena
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Learn about the history of the United States Picatinny Arsenal and the role it has played in New Jersey since 1800. Picatinny Arsenal is the Joint Center of Excellence for Armaments and Munitions,...

Cost: Museum admission is free for members, $10/adults, $7/seniors, students and child

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
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Bright pictures, lively stories, and learning about animals and nature – come hear an animated telling of a favorite children’s book, followed by meeting a live animal or making a simple craft....

Cost: $5 per member family or $7 per non-member family

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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The New Jersey Arts Annual in Crafts explores trends taking place in contemporary crafts as artists cross boundaries in process and materials. The theme of accessorizing invites visitors to explore...

Cost: Museum admission is free for members and children under 3, $10/adults, and $7/se

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
Website »

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See our amazing planet from the perspective of orbiting satellites. This exhibit presents large color reproductions of images captured by high-tech satellites circling the earth, recording rare...

Cost: Admission is $10/adults, $7/children, seniors, and students, and free for childr

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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Illusions are surprising and intriguing. They distort our senses and mystify our logical thinking. This mind bending exhibition explores how the human mind can be fooled through optical illusions,...

Cost: Museum admission is $10/adults, $7/children & seniors, and FREE for members

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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The annual Fresh Perspectives juried exhibition began in 1989 to give artistically accomplished high school students a professionally organized museum exhibition experience and to recognize art...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Website »

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Plainfield Symphony Celebrates its 95th Season The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra will continue to dazzle audiences with a spectacular 95th Season, led by its esteemed conductor Charles Prince, with...

Cost: $20-$50

Where:
Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church
716 Watchung Ave
Plainfield , NJ  07060
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Sponsor: The Plainfield Symphony
Telephone: 908-561-5140
Contact Name: Peter Lomonaco
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Pens at the ready…it’s time for the Cotsen Children’s Library’s annual writing competition! We challenge you to write a short, 350-word story that includes the sentence, "There was a...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NJ


Sponsor: Cotsen Children's Library
Telephone: 609-258-2697
Contact Name: Dana Sheridan
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Teens are invited to enjoy a responsible and safe way to have a night out with their friends. The night will be filled with unlimited games, rides, lights, rotating DJs, and giveaways.

Cost: $17.95-24.95

Where:
iPlay America
110 Schank Road
Freehold, NJ  07728
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Telephone: 732-577-8200
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Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Not simply a photographer in the studio, Lokuta worked closely with the sculptor, helping to cast models and serving as a model himself. He paused often to take photographs of Segal, the works in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: Zimmerli Art Museum
Telephone: 848-932-7237
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Exhibit showcasing the history and some of the most iconic masks in baseball and hockey history.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
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On campus of Montclair State
Little Falls, NJ  07424
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Sponsor: Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
Telephone: (973) 655-2378
Contact Name: Dave Kaplan
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The exhibition features more than 40 of Parker’s original drawings for the books “Bugs” (1987) and “Frogs, Toads, Lizards, and Salamanders” (1990). Flying, jumping, crawling animals...

Cost: Free-$6

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 848-932-7237
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Pick from a variety of Party Themes: Fun on the Farmstead, Extreme Farm Games, Hoe-Down, Picnic, Treasure Hunt, Fairy Tale or Murder Mystery Party. A choice of 2 packages which may include 1 Farm...

Cost: $295-$495

Where:
Fulper Family Farmstead
281 Rocktown Lambertville Road
Lambertville , NJ  08530
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The Childrenʼs Museum of the Arts (CMA) is pleased to announce "Pixelated: Sum of its Pieces", on view in the Cynthia C. Wainwright Gallery. This exhibition brings together emerging and mid-career...

Cost: $11 per person ages 1-65; Infants Under 1 & Seniors Over 65: Free

Where:
Children's Museum of the Arts
103 Charlton Street
New York, NY  10014
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Sponsor: Children's Museum of the Arts
Telephone: 917-409-1214
Contact Name: Anna DuBose
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Girls on the Run is a self-esteem and confidence building program for girls in grades 3-8 that revolves around running and being active. Our coaches meet twice a week for 10 weeks with the girls,...

Cost: $120

Where:
, NJ


Sponsor: Girls on the Run of Central NJ
Telephone: 908-285-9202
Contact Name: Donna York
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Take a dive into the world of Humpback Whales. Swim in crystal-clear waters alongside fifty-foot whales that appear life-size on the giant screen. See mothers caring for their young and listen to...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Join us for the day Saturday, or the weekend! Breastfeeding and parenting conference featuring Linda Smith, MPH, FACCE, IBCLC, FILCA. Co-writer of the newest book from La Leche League, Sweet...

Cost: Saturday only: $50. Weekend package with meals and hotel: $375.

Where:
Hotel Somerset-Bridgewater
110 Davidson Ave
Somerset, NJ
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Sponsor: La Leche League of the Garden State
Telephone: 856-956-9292
Contact Name: Robbi Albert-Jones
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Students learn the art of drawing the fashion figure in this beginner 2D fashion design course. All you need is your love for fashion and lots of imagination! The class will learn the fundamentals...

Cost: $185

Where:
Lakeside Art Studio
6 Absecon Rd
Parsippany, NJ  07054
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Circuit training class for members and nonmembers.

Cost: member $159, nonmember $179

Where:
NY Sports Club for Kids
39 W. Northfield Rd.
Livingston, NJ  07039
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Sponsor: New York Sports Club for Kids
Telephone: 973-577-8001
Contact Name: Ashley

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Circuit training class for members and nonmembers.

Cost: member $159, nonmember $179

Where:
NY Sports Club for Kids
39 W. Northfield Rd.
Livingston, NJ  07039
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Sponsor: New York Sports Club for Kids
Telephone: 973-577-8001
Contact Name: Ashley

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Kids Climbing Club (6-14 years old) is a great way to introduce children to new experiences and have a ton of fun with the help of our experienced, friendly staff. Rock climbing is a total mind...

Cost: $15.00 per child, preregistration requested

Where:
Elite Climbing
67 Old Kings Highway
Maple Shade, NJ  08052
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Telephone: 856-273-1370
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Bring your family and friends to warm up on this early spring evening around a Fernbrook campfire from 6:30 – 8:30pm. Say "Hi" to our farm animals before a wagon ride tour of the farm that will...

Cost: $8/person, ages 2 & under free

Where:
Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center
142 Bordentown-Georgetown Road
Chesterfield, NJ  08515
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Telephone: (609) 298-4028
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Meet some of the world’s rarest primates – chimps, bonobos, and orangutans – and visit their remote native habitats with zoologist Dr. Holly Carroll as she carries on the work of...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Enjoy a well-deserved break from the rigors of 24/7 parenthood with our Kid's Night Out program. While you recharge with some precious "me" time, we'll keep your kids active and entertained with a...

Cost: memeber$20, nonmember $25

Where:
New York Sports Club for Kids
39 W. Northfield Rd.
Livingston, NJ  07039
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Telephone: 973.577.8001
Contact Name: Ashley

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Art & Soul Galleries offers a BYOB painting class every Thursday and Friday evening from 7-9PM. All materials are included. Just bring your friends and your favorite drink and enjoy a relaxing...

Cost: $22

Where:
Art & Soul Galleries
128 Chestnut Street
Roselle Park, NJ  07204
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Sponsor: Art & Soul Galleries
Telephone: 908-245-5900
Contact Name: Megan Connelly
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See rockstar Bret Michaels live in concert! As the lead vocalist in the metal band Poison, Bret Michaels is best known for hits such as “Every Rose Has Its Thorns,” “All I Ever Needed,” and...

Cost: $35-$65

Where:
State Theatre
15 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ
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Join filmmaker James Cameron on a trip of discovery to the Mariana Trench, almost seven miles beneath the Pacific Ocean. See extreme new life forms never before captured on camera.

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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One of the many activities sponsored by The Folk Project. Held virtually every Friday evening, except around Christmas and when we're at Weekend Getaway. Second Friday is usually Open Stage....

Cost: Adults $9; 12 and under free

Where:
Morristown Unitarian Fellowship
21 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: The Folk Project
Telephone: 973-335-9489
Contact Name: Mike Agranoff, Minstrel Chairman
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The Raritan Headwaters Association has selected a portion of the river along Union Schoolhouse Road as a clean-up site for their annual NJ River Clean Up Event. Please join Schiff volunteers who...

Cost: Free

Where:
Schiff Nature Preserve
339 Pleasant Valley Road
Mendham, NJ  07945
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Sponsor: Schiff Nature Preserve
Telephone: 973-543-6004
Contact Name: Jeanne Rice
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Capture your child's prime time to learn a new language and come take a free trial class in French, Spanish, or Chinese. Languages for Tots 6M-3Y Languages for Children 3-9Y. 596...

Cost: Free

Where:
Language Workshop for Children
Various Locations
, NJ
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Sponsor: Language Workshop for Children
Telephone: 800-731-0830
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Children can learn about their bodies from the inside out with exhibits themed around Elmo, Oscar, Grover, Bert, Ernie, Count Von Count, and Cookie Monster in the new exhibit, Sesame Street...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
Contact Name: E. Romanaux
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A festival with working robots, Math Museum exhibits, LEGO displays, interactive demos and more.

Cost: $8/person in advance, $10/person at the door, free/3 years old and under

Where:
The Women’s Club of Glen Ridge
219 Ridgewood Avenue
Glen Ridge, NJ  07028
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Sponsor: The Women's Club of Glen Ridge
Telephone: (973) 748-5459
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Join us on Saturday mornings for family fun in the Art Museum. Drop in anytime between 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. and enjoy an engaging gallery activity followed by a related art project. Each week has...

Cost: Free

Where:
Princeton University Art Museum
Princeton, NJ


Telephone: (609) 258-3788
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The Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED course is designed to meet the regulatory requirements for child care workers in all 50 United States. It teaches child care providers and others to...

Cost: $95.00

Where:
SAFETY NJ
33 West Street Suite 101
Bloomfield, NJ  07003
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Sponsor: SAFETY NJ
Telephone: 973-320-3200
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Choosing a camp? Come sample Camp Riverbend's awesome summer activities this spring! Parents and children can try their hands at lots of fun Riverbend activities, including games, crafts, cooking...

Cost: Free

Where:
Camp Riverbend
116 Hillcrest Rd
Warren, NJ  07059
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Sponsor: Camp Riverbend
Telephone: 908-580-CAMP
Contact Name: The Breene Family
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Register for 1, 2 or all 3 classes! Classes meet at the Watershed Center, all instructors provided by the Arts Council of Princeton. Register at www.artscouncilofprinceton.org or call 609-924-8777.

Cost: Fee per class: $20M/$30NM

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Sponsor: Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
Telephone: 609-737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
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FREE Event For Children 5—12 years. Games, Sports and more! The Y knows that many parents struggle to find the time and resources to incorporate physical activity and healthy habits into their...

Cost: FREE

Where:
YMCA of Greater Bergen County
360 Main Street
Hackensack, NJ  07601
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Sponsor: YMCA of Greater Bergen County
Telephone: 201-487-6600
Contact Name: Martin Richards
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Want to find out what’s new and exciting at this year’s 20th Annual Plant Sale? “Plantaholic” Sue Acheson presents a program highlighting a long list of fabulous plant picks for gardens...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris County Park Commission
Telephone: 973.326.7603
Contact Name: Frelinghuysen Arboretum
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In this class students learn how to sew using a commercial sewing pattern. Students begin by sewing a pair of pull on pajama shorts, followed by a flirty summer skirt and complete this fun filled...

Cost: $175

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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The Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED course is designed to meet the regulatory requirements for child care workers in all 50 United States. It teaches child care providers and others to...

Cost: 95

Where:
SAFETY NJ
33 WEST STREET
SUITE 101
BLOOMFIELD, NJ  07003
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Sponsor: SAFETY NJ
Telephone: 973-320-3200
Contact Name: SCOTT LARSON
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Adobe Photoshop is fun and exciting! Students are taught the fundamentals of Adobe Photoshop using youth oriented projects.

Cost: $79

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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Make a discovery at the Arboretum and enjoy a unique family expereince. Saturdays, drop in between 9am and 1pm, (no registration required) for an interactive exploration of nature. Each week...

Cost: Members free; non-members $5/child

Where:
Reeves-Reed Arboretum
165 Hobart Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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Every day between April 13-18, a famous literary character will visit the children's room at Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's North Plainfield Memorial Library branch. Keen eyed...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ North Plainfield Memorial Library branch
6 Rockview Avenue
North Plainfield, NJ  07060
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Calling all bookworms: drop by Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch's Youth Services Department throughout the month of April to help us find all the...

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch
64 Washington Street
Rocky Hill, NJ  08553
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Join a Schiff naturalist to discover the wonders of nature through a different theme each month in February, March and April. Discussion, activities and trail time will all be a part of this 90...

Cost: $10 pp members; $15 pp non-members

Where:
Schiff Nature Preserve
339 Pleasant Valley Road
Mendham, NJ  07945
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Sponsor: Schiff Nature Preserve
Telephone: 973-543-6004
Contact Name: Jeanne Rice
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The Sixth Annual Walk with Me and 5K Run is almost here, and this year, history will be made! The event takes place on April 18th from MetLife Stadium, and benefits Easter Seals New Jersey...

Cost: FREE

Where:
MetLife Stadium
1 MetLife Stadium Dr
East Rutherford, NJ  07073
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Sponsor: Easter Seals NJ
Telephone: 732.955.8368
Contact Name: Michelle Kasper
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For parents, expectant parents, grandparents and babysitters, this three hour, hands-on class will give you the confidence, skills and knowledge to turn a life-threatening situation into a...

Cost: $50/person

Where:
214 Springfiled Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901


Sponsor: The Savvy Parent
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Children through grade 5: Pick up your official Scavenger Hunt entry sheet, find all the hidden objects or pictures on the form and return it by Saturday, April 18 to win a prize. No registration...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ Bound Brook Memorial Library branch
402 East High Street
Bound Brook, NJ  08805
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton , NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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Express Yourself Studios offers a Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning workshop 10am-12pm (on the hour)for toddlers. Children ages 2-5 are invited to play with paint, pinch...

Cost: $20/child per session

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
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Travel back in time to pre-historic days when dinosaurs wandered the wilds of New Jersey. • Play feed the T-Rex • Hunt for fossils in a dig pit • Construct a dino skeleton...

Cost: $10/adult, $7/child, free/under 3 yrs.

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ
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Telephone: (973) 971-3700
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Enjoy pony rides, moon bounces, wagon train rides, and much more at the farm 

Cost: $14.99/child.

Where:
Alstede Farms
1 Chesterfield Drive
Chester, NJ
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Telephone: (908) 879-7189
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To educate students on the many facets related to basic computer applications and web design.

Cost: $74

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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• 10am 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk • 11am-3pm Family Day • The celebration continues at the Prudential Concert Grove with live performances, children’s activities, and more! The 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk...

Cost: Free

Where:
Essex County Branch Brook Park
Newark, NJ


Sponsor: Essex County
Telephone: 973.268.3500
Contact Name: Terri Guess
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Listen to a story, become GFS Park Explorers, and make art in hands-on workshops designed for 3-5 year olds. Lesson and theme changes monthly. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Space is...

Cost: Free with park admission

Where:
Grounds For Sculpture
80 Sculptors Way
Hamilton, NJ  08619


Telephone: 609-586-0616
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Learn about the history of the United States Picatinny Arsenal and the role it has played in New Jersey since 1800. Picatinny Arsenal is the Joint Center of Excellence for Armaments and Munitions,...

Cost: Museum admission is free for members, $10/adults, $7/seniors, students and child

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
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A celebration of the works of William Shakespeare! Take a journey through some of the bard’s greatest works and characters in this interactive performance, engaging young audiences and...

Cost: Adult- $12.50 ~ Children (-12)- $10.00

Where:
The Little Theatre
400 Jefferson Street
Hackettstown, NJ  07840
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Sponsor: Centenary Stage Company
Telephone: 908-979-0900
Contact Name: Box Office
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See our amazing planet from the perspective of orbiting satellites. This exhibit presents large color reproductions of images captured by high-tech satellites circling the earth, recording rare...

Cost: Admission is $10/adults, $7/children, seniors, and students, and free for childr

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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The New Jersey Arts Annual in Crafts explores trends taking place in contemporary crafts as artists cross boundaries in process and materials. The theme of accessorizing invites visitors to explore...

Cost: Museum admission is free for members and children under 3, $10/adults, and $7/se

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
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Illusions are surprising and intriguing. They distort our senses and mystify our logical thinking. This mind bending exhibition explores how the human mind can be fooled through optical illusions,...

Cost: Museum admission is $10/adults, $7/children & seniors, and FREE for members

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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The annual Fresh Perspectives juried exhibition began in 1989 to give artistically accomplished high school students a professionally organized museum exhibition experience and to recognize art...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Participate in a guided art project. Create paintings inspired by famous artists (O’Keeffe, Van Gogh, Warhol, etc.) using a mix of mediums (acrylics, watercolor, and pastels) and other projects...

Cost: $20

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
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For students seven years of age and older who enjoy exploring the world of science. Junior Scientists of NJ offers students a hands-on science program from biology to zoology, botony, chemistry,...

Cost: $70

Where:
HEROES Academy for the Gifted
317 George St
Suite 210
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: HEROES Academy for the Gifted
Telephone: 732-690-7991
Contact Name: Danielle Voit
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For students six years of age and older who enjoy exploring the world of science. Junior Scientists of NJ offers students a hands-on science program from biology to zoology, botony, chemistry,...

Cost: 70

Where:
HEROES Academy for the Gifted
317 George St
Suite 210
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: HEROES Academy for the Gifted
Telephone: 732-690-7991
Contact Name: Danielle Voit
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3rd Saturday of the month 11:30 am-12:15 pm Families with children ages 3-7 will enjoy a nature-themed story and a visit from one of Tenafly Nature Center’s Animal Ambassadors. Learn about the...

Cost: Members FREE/Non-members $5 per child

Where:
Tenafly Nature Center
313 Hudson Avenue
Tenafly, NJ  07670
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Sponsor: Tenafly Nature Center
Telephone: 201-568-6093
Contact Name: Timothy Palla
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Families with children ages 3-7 will enjoy a nature-themed story and a visit from one of Tenafly Nature Center’s Animal Ambassadors. Learn about the animal and how they came to Tenafly Nature...

Cost: Members FREE/Non-members $5 per child

Where:
Tenafly Nature Center
313 Hudson Avenue
Tenafly, NJ  07670
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Sponsor: Tenafly Nature Center
Telephone: 201-568-6093
Contact Name: Timothy Palla
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Seminar for first time home buyers. Bring all of your questions about the process of purchasing a home. I can also be reached via email or phone kcharne@jerseymortgage.com or 908-603-1143

Cost: Free

Where:
All of NJ
, NJ


Sponsor: Kimberly Charne, Jersey Mortgage Company
Telephone: 917-968-9823
Contact Name: Kimberly Charne
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Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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The exhibition features more than 40 of Parker’s original drawings for the books “Bugs” (1987) and “Frogs, Toads, Lizards, and Salamanders” (1990). Flying, jumping, crawling animals...

Cost: Free-$6

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 848-932-7237
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Exhibit showcasing the history and some of the most iconic masks in baseball and hockey history.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
8
On campus of Montclair State
Little Falls, NJ  07424
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Sponsor: Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
Telephone: (973) 655-2378
Contact Name: Dave Kaplan
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The Childrenʼs Museum of the Arts (CMA) is pleased to announce "Pixelated: Sum of its Pieces", on view in the Cynthia C. Wainwright Gallery. This exhibition brings together emerging and mid-career...

Cost: $11 per person ages 1-65; Infants Under 1 & Seniors Over 65: Free

Where:
Children's Museum of the Arts
103 Charlton Street
New York, NY  10014
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Sponsor: Children's Museum of the Arts
Telephone: 917-409-1214
Contact Name: Anna DuBose
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Not simply a photographer in the studio, Lokuta worked closely with the sculptor, helping to cast models and serving as a model himself. He paused often to take photographs of Segal, the works in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: Zimmerli Art Museum
Telephone: 848-932-7237
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Your little princes and princesses are invited to attend a royally fun time at Quaker Bridge Mall's Kidgits Prince and Princess party! Meet with the Prince and Princess as they sing and dance; make...

Cost: TBA

Where:
Quaker Bridge Mall
150 Quaker Bridge Mall
Lawrence Township, NJ  08648
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WBGO FREE Kids Jazz Concert Series presents "She Said, She Says: the history & status of women in Jazz" Celebrate some of the many important achievements of female jazz composers, arrangers,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: WBGO
Telephone: 973-643-4763
Contact Name: Vicki Fernandez
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Design your own PC from the ground up. Learn about the hardware components and what is needed to build your own PC from scratch. Learn about all the new hardware created for the newest operating...

Cost: $79

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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Plainfield Symphony Celebrates its 95th Season The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra will continue to dazzle audiences with a spectacular 95th Season, led by its esteemed conductor Charles Prince, with...

Cost: $20-$50

Where:
Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church
716 Watchung Ave
Plainfield , NJ  07060
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Sponsor: The Plainfield Symphony
Telephone: 908-561-5140
Contact Name: Peter Lomonaco
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Addiction can happen to anyone, any family, at any time. Don’t think it cannot happen to you and your loved one. 1. Do you find yourself making excuses, lying, or covering up for your addict? 2....

Cost: FREE

Where:
Christ Episcopal Church
105 Cottage Place
Ridgewood, NJ  07450
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Sponsor: Nar-Anon of Bergen County, NJ. and Lower Hudson Valley, NY
Contact Name: Dorith
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Register for 1, 2 or all 3 classes! Classes meet at the Watershed Center, all instructors provided by the Arts Council of Princeton. Register at www.artscouncilofprinceton.org or call 609-924-8777.

Cost: Fee per class: $25M/$35NM

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Sponsor: Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
Telephone: 609-737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
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Fossil, the Dinosaur detective, mixes fun and facts in this colossal show inspired by everyone’s favorite prehistoric creatures. Saturday, April 18, 1:30PM & 3:30PM

Cost: $12/person. 973

Where:
Bickford Theatre
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ
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Telephone: (973) 971-3700
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In honor of International Astronomy Day coming up on April 25, this picture book biography tells the story of Henrietta Leavitt (1868-1921). She discovered more than 2,400 variable stars in...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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Take a dive into the world of Humpback Whales. Swim in crystal-clear waters alongside fifty-foot whales that appear life-size on the giant screen. See mothers caring for their young and listen to...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Students from Somerville’s Immaculata High School will give a presentation about their involvement with Solar Suitcases, portable devices that can provide light and communication in areas of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ Somerville Library branch
35 West End Avenue
Somerville, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Pressroom
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Fossil, the Dinosaur detective, mixes fun and facts in this colossal show inspired by everyone’s favorite prehistoric creatures. Mozart, Beethoven, Mahler, Stravinsky, and Prokofiev provide the...

Cost: Combo tickets are $10/members, $5/non-members

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3706
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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Come along with Vance Koehler, the former curator at the Moravian Pottery and Tile Works, and explore the tiles of Fonthill. On this special tour, Mr. Koehler will examine the history of...

Cost: $15/$12 for Bucks County Historical Society Members

Where:
Fonthill Castle
525 East Court Street
Doylestown, PA  18902
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Sponsor: Mercer Museum and Fonthill Castle
Telephone: 215-348-9461
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MAM Family Art Adventure Third Saturday of the Month 2–3 p.m. $15 per family/$6 Family-level members and above Come to MAM for an hour-log, drop-in gallery program for children 5 and up and...

Cost: $15 per family/ $6 Family level members and above

Where:
Montclair Art Museum
3 South Mountain Avenue
Montclair, NJ  07042
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Sponsor: Montclair Art Museum
Telephone: 973-746-5555
Contact Name: Catherine Mastrangelo
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The date is December 29, 1940. FDR had just been re-elected to an unprecedented third term in office. But the world is in crisis. America may soon be drawn into war. Watch this famous moment come...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ Warren Township Library branch
42 Mountain Blvd.
Warren, NJ  07059
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: SCLSNJ Marketing and PR
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Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated - Omega Mu Zeta Graduate Chapter, is proud to announce our Second Annual Tricky Tray Fundraiser to be held on Saturday, April 18, 2015 at Sayreville VFW Post...

Cost: $20.00

Where:
Sayreville VFW Post 4699
575 Jernee Mill Road
Sayreville , NJ  08872
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Sponsor: Zeta Phi Beta Sororority Inc - Omega Mu Zeta Chapter
Telephone: 973-449-8081
Contact Name: Trina Goodwin

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Kids aged 3-16 and their families can meet Camp Director Tammy Love in our new Watershed Center, Learn about our camp and register for this summer! Registration for any of the Open Houses is not...

Cost: Free

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Sponsor: Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
Telephone: (609) 737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
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A family from another star system is seeking the perfect vacation spot. Fly over the surface of Pluto, our best known dwarf planet; sail through the rings of Saturn; feel Jupiter's lightning...

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium/RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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Meet some of the world’s rarest primates – chimps, bonobos, and orangutans – and visit their remote native habitats with zoologist Dr. Holly Carroll as she carries on the work of...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Kids aged 3-16 and their families can meet Camp Director Tammy Love in our new Watershed Center, learn about our camp and register for this summer! Registration for any of the Open Houses is not...

Cost: Free

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Sponsor: Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
Telephone: (609) 737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
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Come learn the music and dance moves for favorite hits from Grease, The Sound of Music, Rent, Les Misérables, and Hairspray and perform along with an amazing cast of Broadway all-stars, including...

Cost: $10-22

Where:
Carnegie Hall
57th Street and Seventh Avenue
New York, NY  10019
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Join us for the day Saturday, or the weekend! Breastfeeding and parenting conference featuring Linda Smith, MPH, FACCE, IBCLC, FILCA. Co-writer of the newest book from La Leche League, Sweet...

Cost: Saturday only: $50. Weekend package with meals and hotel: $375.

Where:
Hotel Somerset-Bridgewater
110 Davidson Ave
Somerset, NJ
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Sponsor: La Leche League of the Garden State
Telephone: 856-956-9292
Contact Name: Robbi Albert-Jones
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Join Education Director and haiku poet Jeff Hoagland on a ginko, a haiku walk, in celebration of this traditional Japanese form of poetry, with its luminous focus on nature. We will begin with a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Sponsor: Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association and the Haiku Foundation
Telephone: 609-737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
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Students learn the art of drawing the fashion figure in this beginner 2D fashion design course. All you need is your love for fashion and lots of imagination! The class will learn the fundamentals...

Cost: $185

Where:
Lakeside Art Studio
6 Absecon Rd
Parsippany, NJ  07054
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Features songs by a variety of artists including the songs "We Are All Made of Stars" by Moby, "Jungle Love" by the Steve Miller Band, "Best Day of My Life" by American Authors, and "Let It Go" by...

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium/RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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Weekly camp for 1 hour a week filled with fun musical activities which include: Music theory, musical games, and crafts, basic instruction on piano, guitar , recorder, and uke, idol singing. Come...

Cost: $25 per hour

Where:
Montgomery and West Windsor
1325 Route 206, Montgomery Shopping Center
Skillman, NJ  08558
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Sponsor: Farrington's Music
Telephone: 609-924-8282
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Join filmmaker James Cameron on a trip of discovery to the Mariana Trench, almost seven miles beneath the Pacific Ocean. See extreme new life forms never before captured on camera.

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Learn about the stars and constellations we can see in tonight's sky. Discover where to find Jupiter and Venus in the evening. Weather permitting, the 3M Observatory will be open after the show.

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium/RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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One of many activities sponsored by The Folk Project. Held the 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month. Dance to caller and live band! Beginners' workshop at 7:30 pm. No partner necessary. This event...

Cost: Adults $10; students $5

Where:
First Presbyterian Church
Parish House
14 Hanover Road
East Hanover, NJ  07936
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Sponsor: The Folk Project
Telephone: 973-295-6864
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Listen to songs by artists with a NJ connection-including Springsteen, Bon Jovi, Sinatra, Blondie, Spin Doctors, Kool and the Gang, and Frankie Valli-while lasers draw pictures on the dome of...

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium/RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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With tight, ringing harmonies, slick moves and an utter commitment to the joy of the music, Spectrum recreates the sound of Motown. Relive the magic of The Four Tops, The Temptations, Smokey...

Cost: Tickets start at $20.

Where:
NJPAC
One Center Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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