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Fairs and Festivals in New Jersey

This season and beyond, the Garden State is host to tons of 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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July 2015

Explore the Lehigh River Gorge by Train & Raft! Begin your day with a scenic 25 mile train ride from Jim Thorpe to White Haven. In White Haven, you start your river trip & enjoy 12 miles of Class...

Cost: $84.99 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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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: Individual - $65.99 (ages 8 & up)

Where:
Pocono Whitewater
1519 State Route 903
Jim Thorpe, PA  18229
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Telephone: 1-800-944-8392
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You’ll begin the day with a hearty breakfast to charge you up for the day ahead. Following breakfast, your excursion will begin via Trek mountain bike as you cruise between the 1000 foot walls...

Cost: $99.99 per person

Where:
Pocono Whitewater
1519 State Route 903
Jim Thorpe, PA  18229
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Telephone: 1-800-944-8392
Website »

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COUNT BASIE THEATRE’S 7 WEEK SUMMER SESSION OF CLASSES FOR AGES 4 to Adult The Performing Arts Academy at the Count Basie Theatre announces a 7 Week Summer Session full of week-long camps,...

Cost: Check the website for more info!

Where:
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth Street
Red Bank, NJ  07701
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Website »

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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
View map »


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

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Earn community service hours or just get outside and feel great! Participate in Schiff's monthly weekend stewardship day and help take care of this precious, protected land. Tools will be provided....

Cost: Free

Where:
S
339 Pleasant Valley Road
Mendham, NJ  07945
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Sponsor: Schiff Nature Preserve
Telephone: 973-543-6004
Contact Name: Jeanne Rice
Website »

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This month's nature Photo Scavenger Hunt at the Haggerty Education Center in Morristown is a great way to get outdoors and explore. Take a photo of every item on your list with your family, and...

Cost: $10 per family

Where:
, NJ

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On Sunday, July 26 and Sunday, August 9, 2015, Morey’s Piers invites children to enjoy brunch fit for a princess or super hero at Joe’s Fish Co. on Surfside Pier. Brunch will feature a...

Cost: $45 per child $40 per adult

Where:
Morey's Pier
Wildwood, NJ

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Get in the Zone as you challenge yourself in our new, high-tech training camp. A giant state-of-the-art sports action simulator lets you pass a football, swing at a baseball, peg zombies with a...

Cost: Free with admission.

Where:
, NJ

More information

SummerART July 6–August 28, 2015 9am – 5pm Join MAM to experience a summer full of art-making! SummerART is a comprehensive summer program in the Yard School of Art including camp for...

Cost: various

Where:
Montclair Art Museum
3 South Mountain Avenue
Montclair
New Jersey, NJ  07042
View map »


Sponsor: Montclair Art Museum
Telephone: 973-746-5555
Contact Name: Catherine Mastrangelo

More information

Enjoy the beautiful photos taken by Mary Jasch, well-known area photographer, author, and editor. Her images of gardens capture the essence of artful design with a robust plant palette and depict...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Telephone: 973.326.7603
Contact Name: Frelinghuysen Arboretum
Website »

More information

At Joe's Fish Co. on Surfside Pier, enjoy breakfast or brunch with a wide range of food options. Then, take pictures with fun characters wandering the pier, get involved in arts and crafts,...

Cost: $45 for children, $40 for adults

Where:
, NJ

More information

Try a free class! Wompy’s is a weekly, interactive musical program for children 6 months to 4 years old, accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Classes blend instrument use, art, theatrical play,...

Cost: Free trial Class

Where:
Summit, Morristown, Westfield, Bedminster and Warren, NJ


Sponsor: Wompy's
Website »

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Our highly-anticipated BUTTERFLY FESTIVAL is back! Join us for a fun-filled day of butterfly walks and identification techniques, plus many free activities for the kids! Children 12 and under...

Cost: Free

Where:
Meadowlands Environment Center
Two DeKorte Park Plaza
Lyndhurst, NJ  07071
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Sponsor: New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority
Telephone: 201-460-4619
Contact Name: Brian Aberback
Website »

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A unique opportunity to “break the rules” and feel the materials and texture of works of art, Please Touch! Sculpture Exhibition at the Monmouth Museum is a Main Gallery juried exhibition...

Cost: $8 per person, children 2 and under: free, Monmouth Museum Members: free

Where:
The Monmouth Museum
765 Newman Springs Rd
Lincroft, NJ  07738
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Contact Name: Kathy Kamatani
Website »

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ALL ABOARD THE SCENIC BIKE TRAIN! Step back in time and enjoy a relaxing train ride up the Lehigh Gorge for 25 miles, then pedal your bike back down to Jim Thorpe at your own pace along the...

Cost: Train Ride/Shuttle with your own bike rates: $21.99 per person Train Ride/Shuttl

Where:
Pocono Biking
7 Hazard Square
Jim Thorpe, PA  18229
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Telephone: 570-325-3654
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Sweet Corn Festival JULY 25 & 26 (10:30am - 4pm) SHUCKS, CORN'S GREAT! NO U-PICK Farm fresh corn on the cob Roasted corn Boiled corn Popcorn Corn dogs Homemade grilled corn muffins ACTIVITIES...

Cost: Free

Where:
Oasis Family Farm
3 Circle Dr
Robbinsville, NJ  08691
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Sponsor: Oasis Family Farm

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Brilliant saris, shawls, and accessories in a profusion of colors and patterns will be the highlights of this exhibition. They include rich gold and silver brocades, intricately hand woven and...

Cost: FREE with Museum Admission

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

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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Introduce your children to the Montclair Art Museum and the wonderful world of art with a two-hour outing, where you can get to know other kids and their parents, tour the museum, listen to a...

Cost: $6 for members, $18 for non-members

Where:
, NJ

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Brilliant saris, shawls, and accessories in a profusion of colors and patterns will be the highlights of this exhibition. They include rich gold and silver brocades, intricately hand woven and...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

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


Website »

More information

Join us for all the family fun and frivolity of New Jersey’s premiere Renaissance Faire. Every year, magical characters emerge from the fey woodlands surrounding our village to solve some great...

Cost: $12 for adults; $5 for children

Where:
Oskar Schindler Performing Arts Center
4 Boland Drive
West Orange, NJ  07052
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Sponsor: New Jersey Renaissance Faire
Telephone: 888-864-8222
Website »

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What’s next in the human quest to explore space? The sumemr exhbit, Beyond Planet Earth: The Future of Space Exploration, will show you! This immersive exhibition includes holograms, simulations,...

Cost: Free with admission

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

More information

The Nikon International Small World Competition first began in 1974 as a means to recognize and applaud the efforts of those involved with photography through the light microscope. Since then,...

Cost: free with Museum admission

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


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

More information

Train enthusiasts of all ages will marvel at the spectacular 288-square foot interactive model train display. Take a trip through the city, small towns, and countryside. Exhibit open during...

Cost: FREE with museum admission

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


Telephone: 973-971-3701
Contact Name: Lee Klocksin

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

Sunday, October 4: Parents, individuals with LD, professionals, students, and community members are invited to the annual state conference of theLearning Disabilities Association of New Jersey...

Cost: members $50 non-members $75 students $25

Where:
Rutgers University
Livingston Student Center
84 Joyce Kilmer Avenue
Piscataway, NJ  08854
View map »


Sponsor: Learning Disabilities Assoc of NJ
Telephone: 732-645-2738
Contact Name: Leslie Rubinstein
Website »

More information

Roger Duvoisin’s remarkable children’s book illustrations have charmed and captivated generations of young readers, guiding them through some of life’s important lessons. The story of...

Cost: Free

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

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A festival featuring a hot air balloon show and rides, a horse show and more.

Where:
Warren County Fairgrounds
1350 Strykers Rd.
Phillipsburg, NJ  08865
View map »


Sponsor: Warren County Farmers' Fair Assoc
Telephone: 908-283-0721
Contact Name: Giulia Iannitelli
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

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 »

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Hemlines explores 20th century women's fashions from 1900 to 1969. On display are hats, shoes, handbags, jewelry, furs, wedding attire and of course, dresses from each of the decades. Anyone...

Cost: $5 per adult/ $3 per child/ $10 for a family

Where:
Schoolhouse Museum
650 E. Glen Avenue
Ridgewood, NJ  07450
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Sponsor: Ridgewood Historical Society
Telephone: 201-652-7354
Contact Name: Sheila Brogan

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Receive your own piece of BlueClaws memorabilia and enjoy a beautiful day at the ballpark with family friends! Just by being one of the first 1,500 fans to enter, you will get a 15th Season...

Cost: $8-$13

Where:
FirstEnergy Park
2 Stadium Way
Lakewood, NJ  08701
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Sponsor: Mini Of Monmouth

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Every third Saturday of the month, kids 5 and up and their parent/guardian can come engage in an hour-long drop in program at the gallery and garden at the Montclair Art Museum.

Cost: $6 for museum members, $15 for non-members

Where:
, NJ

More information

This July Macculloch Hall Historical Museum presents the popular Summer Concerts in the Garden Series on Sundays at 4pm. The beautiful historic gardens will be the backdrop for a superb line up of...

Cost: tickets are $15; $10 for members, seniors, students. Free for children under 12.

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum Garden
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 9735382404 ext 10
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
Website »

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This July Macculloch Hall Historical Museum (MHHM) presents the popular Summer Concerts in the Garden Series on Sundays at 4pm. On July 26th Josh Oliver travels to perform in Morristown for the...

Cost: Concert tickets are $15; $10 for members, seniors, students. Free under 12

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: (973) 538-2404 ext15
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
Website »

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New Jersey Youth Theater is proud to present Cabaret the musical at the Westminster Arts Center in Bloomfield NJ. We're the only company performing Cabaret in NJ. Performances start July 17th at...

Cost: $15-36

Where:
Westminster Arts Center
449 Franklin St.
Bloomfield , NJ  07003
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Telephone: 908-233-3221
Contact Name: New Jersey Youth Theatre
Website »

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Free Entertainment, 4-H Shows & Exhibit, Horse Show, Pig Races, The Bwana Jim Wildlife Show, Rexie the T-Rex, Fireworks, Home and Garden Demonstrations & Competitions, Living...

Cost: General admission is $8 per person. Children 12 and under are admitted free

Where:
East Freehold Showgrounds
Kozloski Road
Freehold, NJ
View map »


Telephone: 732-842-4000
Website »

More information

First timers: Come try a free class! Call to reserve your spot or sign up online. 973-537-0990. Gymnastics, Dance, Camps, Birthday Parties, Sports Skills, Wonderkids, Handspring clinics! Ages 4...

Cost: Free trial class

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


Sponsor: The Little Gym of Roxbury
Telephone: 973-537-0990
Website »

More information

On the 150th anniversary of the publication of Lewis Carroll's Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, The Newark Public Library presents a selection of illustrated children's books from our Special...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newark Public Library
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Public Library
Telephone: 973-733-7779
Contact Name: Special Collections
Website »

More information

For an inside look at some of the zoo exhibits at the Turtle Back Zoo in Essex County, hop on a guided tour of some of its best zoo exhibits. Perfect for the kids interested in learning about...

Cost: $7 per person; pre-registration and payment in advance required

Where:
, NJ

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Watch tons of hot air balloons float into the sky, plus enjoy concerts, a 5K race, family entertainment, crafters and vendors, food, fireworks, and lots more. Times Vary

Cost: $30 adults; $15 children; free kids 3 and under

Where:
The Solberg Airport
39 Thor-Solberg Rd
Whitehouse Station, NJ  08889
View map »


Telephone: 973-882-5464
Website »

More information

If your children like animals, they won’t want to miss watching the aquarium’s biologists feed and train their Nile hippos, Button and Genny. Runs July 1 - Aug. 31. Show times are...

Cost: Free with aquarium ticket

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ
View map »

More information

Unleash your child’s inner explorer with week-long programs about nature, science and athletics at the Cora Hartshorn Arboretum in Short Hills. Program content includes weird science...

Cost: $350 per child per week

Where:
, NJ

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Get in the Zone as you challenge yourself in our new, high-tech training camp. A giant state-of-the-art sports action simulator lets you pass a football, swing at a baseball, peg zombies with a...

Cost: Free with admission.

Where:
, NJ

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

At Joe's Fish Co. on Surfside Pier, enjoy breakfast or brunch with a wide range of food options. Then, take pictures with fun characters wandering the pier, get involved in arts and crafts,...

Cost: $45 for children, $40 for adults

Where:
, NJ

More information

SummerART July 6–August 28, 2015 9am – 5pm Join MAM to experience a summer full of art-making! SummerART is a comprehensive summer program in the Yard School of Art including camp for...

Cost: various

Where:
Montclair Art Museum
3 South Mountain Avenue
Montclair
New Jersey, NJ  07042
View map »


Sponsor: Montclair Art Museum
Telephone: 973-746-5555
Contact Name: Catherine Mastrangelo

More information

Try a free class! Wompy’s is a weekly, interactive musical program for children 6 months to 4 years old, accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Classes blend instrument use, art, theatrical play,...

Cost: Free trial Class

Where:
Summit, Morristown, Westfield, Bedminster and Warren, NJ


Sponsor: Wompy's
Website »

More information

Drop in for a Naturalist led tour of the NEW Kate Gorrie Butterfly House. Learn about the nectar and host plants we have selected to grow, the butterflies that inhabit the house and how you can...

Cost: $5 per person

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Center
31 Titus Mill Rd.
Pennington, NJ  08534
View map »


Sponsor: Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Assoc.
Telephone: 609 737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
Website »

More information

Introduce your children to the Montclair Art Museum and the wonderful world of art with a two-hour outing, where you can get to know other kids and their parents, tour the museum, listen to a...

Cost: $6 for members, $18 for non-members

Where:
, NJ

More information

A unique opportunity to “break the rules” and feel the materials and texture of works of art, Please Touch! Sculpture Exhibition at the Monmouth Museum is a Main Gallery juried exhibition...

Cost: $8 per person, children 2 and under: free, Monmouth Museum Members: free

Where:
The Monmouth Museum
765 Newman Springs Rd
Lincroft, NJ  07738
View map »


Contact Name: Kathy Kamatani
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

Brilliant saris, shawls, and accessories in a profusion of colors and patterns will be the highlights of this exhibition. They include rich gold and silver brocades, intricately hand woven and...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

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


Website »

More information

The Nikon International Small World Competition first began in 1974 as a means to recognize and applaud the efforts of those involved with photography through the light microscope. Since then,...

Cost: free with Museum admission

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


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

More information

What’s next in the human quest to explore space? The sumemr exhbit, Beyond Planet Earth: The Future of Space Exploration, will show you! This immersive exhibition includes holograms, simulations,...

Cost: Free with admission

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

More information

Brilliant saris, shawls, and accessories in a profusion of colors and patterns will be the highlights of this exhibition. They include rich gold and silver brocades, intricately hand woven and...

Cost: FREE with Museum Admission

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

More information

Train enthusiasts of all ages will marvel at the spectacular 288-square foot interactive model train display. Take a trip through the city, small towns, and countryside. Exhibit open during...

Cost: FREE with museum admission

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


Telephone: 973-971-3701
Contact Name: Lee Klocksin

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

Sunday, October 4: Parents, individuals with LD, professionals, students, and community members are invited to the annual state conference of theLearning Disabilities Association of New Jersey...

Cost: members $50 non-members $75 students $25

Where:
Rutgers University
Livingston Student Center
84 Joyce Kilmer Avenue
Piscataway, NJ  08854
View map »


Sponsor: Learning Disabilities Assoc of NJ
Telephone: 732-645-2738
Contact Name: Leslie Rubinstein
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

On the 150th anniversary of the publication of Lewis Carroll's Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, The Newark Public Library presents a selection of illustrated children's books from our Special...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newark Public Library
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
View map »


Sponsor: Newark Public Library
Telephone: 973-733-7779
Contact Name: Special Collections
Website »

More information

A festival featuring a hot air balloon show and rides, a horse show and more.

Where:
Warren County Fairgrounds
1350 Strykers Rd.
Phillipsburg, NJ  08865
View map »


Sponsor: Warren County Farmers' Fair Assoc
Telephone: 908-283-0721
Contact Name: Giulia Iannitelli
Website »

More information

Every third Saturday of the month, kids 5 and up and their parent/guardian can come engage in an hour-long drop in program at the gallery and garden at the Montclair Art Museum.

Cost: $6 for museum members, $15 for non-members

Where:
, NJ

More information

July 13, 20, 27 and August 3. Enjoy the challenge and joy of completing a painting either in oil or acrylic, on the Watershed Reserve under the tutelage of ACP instructor Ray Brown! Registration is...

Cost: $150 M/$175 NM

Where:
The Watershed Reserve
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
View map »


Sponsor: Arts Council of Princeton
Telephone: 609-924-8777
Website »

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Children grades K-5 are invited to embark on an epic, laughter-filled journey that proves 'super' heroes really do exist at SCLSNJ. Sciencetellers will present a Super Heroes program, inviting...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's Warren Township Library branch
42 Mountain Blvd.
Warren, NJ  07059
View map »


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

More information

First timers: Come try a free class! Call to reserve your spot or sign up online. 973-537-0990. Gymnastics, Dance, Camps, Birthday Parties, Sports Skills, Wonderkids, Handspring clinics! Ages 4...

Cost: Free trial class

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


Sponsor: The Little Gym of Roxbury
Telephone: 973-537-0990
Website »

More information

This summer, at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum (MHHM), three Summer Adventure Programs are planned for Webelos and Girl Scouts. Scouts can earn badges at these programs but other children are...

Cost: The cost for each four-morning program is $150/child for Museum members and $175

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Cynthia Winslow
Website »

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Join our farm family for the week and make memories that last a lifetime! For the last 9 years, we have opened our barn doors to children for the ultimate fun-on-the-farm experience. We have a...

Cost: $300-$425

Where:
Fulper Family Farmstead
281 Rocktown Lambertville Road
Lambertville , NJ  08530
View map »


Telephone: 609-651-5991
Website »

More information

Enjoy the beautiful photos taken by Mary Jasch, well-known area photographer, author, and editor. Her images of gardens capture the essence of artful design with a robust plant palette and depict...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Telephone: 973.326.7603
Contact Name: Frelinghuysen Arboretum
Website »

More information

COUNT BASIE THEATRE’S 7 WEEK SUMMER SESSION OF CLASSES FOR AGES 4 to Adult The Performing Arts Academy at the Count Basie Theatre announces a 7 Week Summer Session full of week-long camps,...

Cost: Check the website for more info!

Where:
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth Street
Red Bank, NJ  07701
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Unleash your child’s inner explorer with week-long programs about nature, science and athletics at the Cora Hartshorn Arboretum in Short Hills. Program content includes weird science...

Cost: $350 per child per week

Where:
, NJ

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This summer, at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum (MHHM), three Summer Adventure Programs are planned for Webelos and Girl Scouts. Scouts can earn badges at these programs but other children are...

Cost: $150/child of Museum members, $175/child of 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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For an inside look at some of the zoo exhibits at the Turtle Back Zoo in Essex County, hop on a guided tour of some of its best zoo exhibits. Perfect for the kids interested in learning about...

Cost: $7 per person; pre-registration and payment in advance required

Where:
, NJ

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If your children like animals, they won’t want to miss watching the aquarium’s biologists feed and train their Nile hippos, Button and Genny. Runs July 1 - Aug. 31. Show times are...

Cost: Free with aquarium ticket

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ
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Babies 4 months to 10 months. Come to a bugs class at The Little Gym Of Roxbury! We build their shoulder girdle muscles, legs, do parachute, work on grip strength, sing songs and more!

Cost: Free First Time Guests!

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


Sponsor: The Little Gym of Roxbury
Telephone: 973-537-0990
Contact Name: Danielle
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COUNT BASIE THEATRE’S 7 WEEK SUMMER SESSION OF CLASSES FOR AGES 4 to Adult The Performing Arts Academy at the Count Basie Theatre announces a 7 Week Summer Session full of week-long camps,...

Cost: Check the website for more info!

Where:
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth Street
Red Bank, NJ  07701
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This summer, at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum (MHHM), three Summer Adventure Programs are planned for Webelos and Girl Scouts. Scouts can earn badges at these programs but other children are...

Cost: $150/child of Museum members, $175/child of 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
Website »

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This summer, at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum (MHHM), three Summer Adventure Programs are planned for Webelos and Girl Scouts. Scouts can earn badges at these programs but other children are...

Cost: The cost for each four-morning program is $150/child for Museum members and $175

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Cynthia Winslow
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SummerART July 6–August 28, 2015 9am – 5pm Join MAM to experience a summer full of art-making! SummerART is a comprehensive summer program in the Yard School of Art including camp for...

Cost: various

Where:
Montclair Art Museum
3 South Mountain Avenue
Montclair
New Jersey, NJ  07042
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Sponsor: Montclair Art Museum
Telephone: 973-746-5555
Contact Name: Catherine Mastrangelo

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Get in the Zone as you challenge yourself in our new, high-tech training camp. A giant state-of-the-art sports action simulator lets you pass a football, swing at a baseball, peg zombies with a...

Cost: Free with admission.

Where:
, NJ

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Enjoy the beautiful photos taken by Mary Jasch, well-known area photographer, author, and editor. Her images of gardens capture the essence of artful design with a robust plant palette and depict...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.326.7603
Contact Name: Frelinghuysen Arboretum
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Try a free class! Wompy’s is a weekly, interactive musical program for children 6 months to 4 years old, accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Classes blend instrument use, art, theatrical play,...

Cost: Free trial Class

Where:
Summit, Morristown, Westfield, Bedminster and Warren, NJ


Sponsor: Wompy's
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A unique opportunity to “break the rules” and feel the materials and texture of works of art, Please Touch! Sculpture Exhibition at the Monmouth Museum is a Main Gallery juried exhibition...

Cost: $8 per person, children 2 and under: free, Monmouth Museum Members: free

Where:
The Monmouth Museum
765 Newman Springs Rd
Lincroft, NJ  07738
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Contact Name: Kathy Kamatani
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Come for a blast! Help Oliver the owl solve the mystery questions... dance with the camel, rescue the peacock... Different story every other week! www.mykinderclub.com

Cost: $15 per kid

Where:
My Kinder Club
880 River Road 2nd floor
Edgewater, NJ  07020
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At Joe's Fish Co. on Surfside Pier, enjoy breakfast or brunch with a wide range of food options. Then, take pictures with fun characters wandering the pier, get involved in arts and crafts,...

Cost: $45 for children, $40 for adults

Where:
, NJ

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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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Introduce your children to the Montclair Art Museum and the wonderful world of art with a two-hour outing, where you can get to know other kids and their parents, tour the museum, listen to a...

Cost: $6 for members, $18 for non-members

Where:
, NJ

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A festival featuring a hot air balloon show and rides, a horse show and more.

Where:
Warren County Fairgrounds
1350 Strykers Rd.
Phillipsburg, NJ  08865
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Sponsor: Warren County Farmers' Fair Assoc
Telephone: 908-283-0721
Contact Name: Giulia Iannitelli
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Brilliant saris, shawls, and accessories in a profusion of colors and patterns will be the highlights of this exhibition. They include rich gold and silver brocades, intricately hand woven and...

Cost: FREE with Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Join Liberty Hall Museum for a special summer children's activity! In this unique tour, children and their parents will view the Museum through the eyes of its youngest former occupants: the...

Cost: $8 per child, $10 per adult

Where:
Liberty Hall Museum
1003 Morris Ave
Union, NJ  07083
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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 Nikon International Small World Competition first began in 1974 as a means to recognize and applaud the efforts of those involved with photography through the light microscope. Since then,...

Cost: free with Museum admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Lee Klocksin
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What’s next in the human quest to explore space? The sumemr exhbit, Beyond Planet Earth: The Future of Space Exploration, will show you! This immersive exhibition includes holograms, simulations,...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Every third Saturday of the month, kids 5 and up and their parent/guardian can come engage in an hour-long drop in program at the gallery and garden at the Montclair Art Museum.

Cost: $6 for museum members, $15 for non-members

Where:
, NJ

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Train enthusiasts of all ages will marvel at the spectacular 288-square foot interactive model train display. Take a trip through the city, small towns, and countryside. Exhibit open during...

Cost: FREE with museum admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3701
Contact Name: Lee Klocksin

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Brilliant saris, shawls, and accessories in a profusion of colors and patterns will be the highlights of this exhibition. They include rich gold and silver brocades, intricately hand woven and...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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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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Experiment with science and explore new ideas with fun hands-on activities, exciting demos, and more! Grades 1 – 4 July 7 July 14 July 21 July 28 August 11

Cost: FREE with Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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This classic Aesop fable is about two heroes- a very large lion and a very small mouse. The lion performs an act of kindness and the mouse, in turn, a heroic deed. Loads of fun to dramatize!...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's 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 Team
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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/RVCC
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium/RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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Support a local firefighter's squad by hitting this firehouse fair–a festive summer carnival with lots of fun rides for kids and grown-ups, a parade, food and games.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mallard Park
S Potter Ave
Manasquan, NJ  08736
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Telephone: 732-223-3501
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The herbs at the historic Crane House are the inspiration for a drawing and watercolor class led by art educator Peg Kenselaar. She’ll show examples and demonstrate how to capture the likeness of...

Cost: $40

Where:
Montclair Historical Society
108 Orange Road
Montclair, NJ  07042
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Sponsor: Montclair Historical Society
Telephone: 973-744-1796
Contact Name: Angelica Diggs
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Three hungry billy goats need to get past the troll-foll-de-roll to reach the fresh green grass. Children love this story of trickery and strength. Sponsored by the Friends of the Mary Jacobs...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's 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 Team
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Enjoy a laser and video concert featuring songs by a variety of artists including "We Are All Made of Stars" by Moby, "Jungle Love" by the Steve Miller Band, "Best Day of My Life" by American...

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium/RVCC
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium/RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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First timers: Come try a free class! Call to reserve your spot or sign up online. 973-537-0990. Gymnastics, Dance, Camps, Birthday Parties, Sports Skills, Wonderkids, Handspring clinics! Ages 4...

Cost: Free trial class

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


Sponsor: The Little Gym of Roxbury
Telephone: 973-537-0990
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Batman, Spiderman, Catwoman, Wolverine...why do so many superheroes have animal-related names? Because so many creatures have what some consider to be superpowers. Children grades K-5 can...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's 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: Marketing Team
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Walter Choroszewski takes us back to the roots of American Cinema and its New Jersey connections. From the Silent Screen era through the Golden Age, Walter reviews some of the best Romantic Movies...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's 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 Team
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Batman, Spiderman, Catwoman, Wolverine...why do so many superheroes have animal-related names? Because so many creatures have what some consider to be superpowers. Children grades K-5 can...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's Warren Township Library branch
42 Mountain Boulevard
Warren, NJ  07059
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing Team
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Dragons and Vikings have finally made peace, but when the villainous Drago plots a massive invasion, it’s up to Hiccup (voice of Jay Baruchel) and Toothless to save the day in this sequel from...

Cost: Free

Where:
State Theatre
15 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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"Rock the Green" with some of the best bands on the East Coast every Tuesday night in July. Presented by Investors Savings Bank along with Summit Community Programs, Smythe Volvo, CommuniKids, and...

Cost: Free

Where:
Summit's Village Green
356 Broad Street
Summit, NJ  07901
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Sponsor: Investors Bank along with Summit Community Programs, Smythe Volvo, CommuniKids, and Equinox
Telephone: 908-277-2932
Contact Name: Summit DCP
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The Collingswood Summer Youth Theatre will be presenting the children's musical "Pocahontas" on July 28, 29 and 30 at 7:30pm with a matinee on Thurs., July 30 at 1pm. All performances will be held...

Cost: $7

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Public Schools
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For an inside look at some of the zoo exhibits at the Turtle Back Zoo in Essex County, hop on a guided tour of some of its best zoo exhibits. Perfect for the kids interested in learning about...

Cost: $7 per person; pre-registration and payment in advance required

Where:
, NJ

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On the 150th anniversary of the publication of Lewis Carroll's Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, The Newark Public Library presents a selection of illustrated children's books from our Special...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newark Public Library
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Public Library
Telephone: 973-733-7779
Contact Name: Special Collections
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Unleash your child’s inner explorer with week-long programs about nature, science and athletics at the Cora Hartshorn Arboretum in Short Hills. Program content includes weird science...

Cost: $350 per child per week

Where:
, NJ

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If your children like animals, they won’t want to miss watching the aquarium’s biologists feed and train their Nile hippos, Button and Genny. Runs July 1 - Aug. 31. Show times are...

Cost: Free with aquarium ticket

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ
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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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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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Sunday, October 4: Parents, individuals with LD, professionals, students, and community members are invited to the annual state conference of theLearning Disabilities Association of New Jersey...

Cost: members $50 non-members $75 students $25

Where:
Rutgers University
Livingston Student Center
84 Joyce Kilmer Avenue
Piscataway, NJ  08854
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Sponsor: Learning Disabilities Assoc of NJ
Telephone: 732-645-2738
Contact Name: Leslie Rubinstein
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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
View map »


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

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At Joe's Fish Co. on Surfside Pier, enjoy breakfast or brunch with a wide range of food options. Then, take pictures with fun characters wandering the pier, get involved in arts and crafts,...

Cost: $45 for children, $40 for adults

Where:
, NJ

More information

Introduce your children to the Montclair Art Museum and the wonderful world of art with a two-hour outing, where you can get to know other kids and their parents, tour the museum, listen to a...

Cost: $6 for members, $18 for non-members

Where:
, NJ

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The annual Rockefeller Center farmers market returns this summer, giving Midtown shoppers access to specialty products including fresh produce, meat, eggs, flowers, baked goods, cheeses, wine and...

Cost: Free

Where:
Rockefeller Center Plaza
50th Street between 5th & 6th Avenues
New York, NY  10112
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This summer, at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum (MHHM), three Summer Adventure Programs are planned for Webelos and Girl Scouts. Scouts can earn badges at these programs but other children are...

Cost: The cost for each four-morning program is $150/child for Museum members and $175

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Cynthia Winslow
Website »

More information

Get in the Zone as you challenge yourself in our new, high-tech training camp. A giant state-of-the-art sports action simulator lets you pass a football, swing at a baseball, peg zombies with a...

Cost: Free with admission.

Where:
, NJ

More information

COUNT BASIE THEATRE’S 7 WEEK SUMMER SESSION OF CLASSES FOR AGES 4 to Adult The Performing Arts Academy at the Count Basie Theatre announces a 7 Week Summer Session full of week-long camps,...

Cost: Check the website for more info!

Where:
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth Street
Red Bank, NJ  07701
View map »


Website »

More information

This summer, at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum (MHHM), three Summer Adventure Programs are planned for Webelos and Girl Scouts. Scouts can earn badges at these programs but other children are...

Cost: $150/child of Museum members, $175/child of 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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Appropriate for children entering grades 1-4. Advance registration required. Please call 973.971.3710 or email programs@morrismuseum.org to reserve you child’s space. July 8: Nano Science July...

Cost: $30/child for Members; $40/child for Non-members

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Enjoy the beautiful photos taken by Mary Jasch, well-known area photographer, author, and editor. Her images of gardens capture the essence of artful design with a robust plant palette and depict...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
View map »


Telephone: 973.326.7603
Contact Name: Frelinghuysen Arboretum
Website »

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SummerART July 6–August 28, 2015 9am – 5pm Join MAM to experience a summer full of art-making! SummerART is a comprehensive summer program in the Yard School of Art including camp for...

Cost: various

Where:
Montclair Art Museum
3 South Mountain Avenue
Montclair
New Jersey, NJ  07042
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Sponsor: Montclair Art Museum
Telephone: 973-746-5555
Contact Name: Catherine Mastrangelo

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Try a free class! Wompy’s is a weekly, interactive musical program for children 6 months to 4 years old, accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Classes blend instrument use, art, theatrical play,...

Cost: Free trial Class

Where:
Summit, Morristown, Westfield, Bedminster and Warren, NJ


Sponsor: Wompy's
Website »

More information

A unique opportunity to “break the rules” and feel the materials and texture of works of art, Please Touch! Sculpture Exhibition at the Monmouth Museum is a Main Gallery juried exhibition...

Cost: $8 per person, children 2 and under: free, Monmouth Museum Members: free

Where:
The Monmouth Museum
765 Newman Springs Rd
Lincroft, NJ  07738
View map »


Contact Name: Kathy Kamatani
Website »

More information

A festival featuring a hot air balloon show and rides, a horse show and more.

Where:
Warren County Fairgrounds
1350 Strykers Rd.
Phillipsburg, NJ  08865
View map »


Sponsor: Warren County Farmers' Fair Assoc
Telephone: 908-283-0721
Contact Name: Giulia Iannitelli
Website »

More information

Every third Saturday of the month, kids 5 and up and their parent/guardian can come engage in an hour-long drop in program at the gallery and garden at the Montclair Art Museum.

Cost: $6 for museum members, $15 for non-members

Where:
, NJ

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Come to Ort Farms Every Wednesday and Enjoy Storytime Down on the Farm! This fun event includes a story, snack, craft and visit with the animals.

Cost: $4 per child

Where:
Ort Farms LLC
25 Bartley Road
Long Valley, NJ  07853
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Historic Speedwell doesn't just offer history - why not check out their science workshop, too? This hands-on program at the site in Morristown helps young science enthusiasts explore the...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
, NJ

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Filled with Lewis Carroll’s pure nonsense and madcap characters, this intriguing tale about a curious and proactive young girl has enchanted readers for many generations. Alice goes on an...

Cost: $15

Where:
Wilkins Theatre
Kean University
1000 Morris Ave
Union, NJ  07083
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Sponsor: Premiere Stages
Telephone: 908-737-7469
Contact Name: Box Office
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 »

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Brilliant saris, shawls, and accessories in a profusion of colors and patterns will be the highlights of this exhibition. They include rich gold and silver brocades, intricately hand woven and...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

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


Website »

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The Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange is extending its hours on Wednesdays and Thursdays this summer, allowing admission until 8 p.m. and keeping the zoo open until 8:30 p.m., a full four hours later...

Cost: zoo admission

Where:
, NJ

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The Nikon International Small World Competition first began in 1974 as a means to recognize and applaud the efforts of those involved with photography through the light microscope. Since then,...

Cost: free with Museum admission

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


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

More information

What’s next in the human quest to explore space? The sumemr exhbit, Beyond Planet Earth: The Future of Space Exploration, will show you! This immersive exhibition includes holograms, simulations,...

Cost: Free with admission

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

More information

Support a local firefighter's squad by hitting this firehouse fair–a festive summer carnival with lots of fun rides for kids and grown-ups, a parade, food and games.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mallard Park
S Potter Ave
Manasquan, NJ  08736
View map »


Telephone: 732-223-3501
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 »

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The New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble puts on top-notch ballet, modern and contemporary performances by dancers aged 7-22, and their unique, site-specific concert at the Reeves-Reed Arboretum in...

Cost: Free for members, $10 for non-members

Where:
, NJ

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Brilliant saris, shawls, and accessories in a profusion of colors and patterns will be the highlights of this exhibition. They include rich gold and silver brocades, intricately hand woven and...

Cost: FREE with Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Take a break from summer activities with this fun series of concerts at Flood's Hill in Meadowland Park, located in West Orange. An "eclectic" group of local garage bands will take...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NJ

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Come to the zoo Wednesdays at dusk for Family Fun Night and stay for the "Zoo-vies". See 101 Dalmatians July 29; bring your own lawn chair. Free admission. Refreshments for...

Where:
, NJ

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Class Act Performing Artists A Bubble Volcano! A Bubble roller coaster! A kid in a bubble? Jeff Boyer takes bubbles to the max in this bubble extravaganza. It’s the craziest, most creative...

Cost: $10 Members/$12 General Public, $9 Groups of 20 or more

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3706

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First timers: Come try a free class! Call to reserve your spot or sign up online. 973-537-0990. Gymnastics, Dance, Camps, Birthday Parties, Sports Skills, Wonderkids, Handspring clinics! Ages 4...

Cost: Free trial class

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


Sponsor: The Little Gym of Roxbury
Telephone: 973-537-0990
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Train enthusiasts of all ages will marvel at the spectacular 288-square foot interactive model train display. Take a trip through the city, small towns, and countryside. Exhibit open during...

Cost: FREE with museum admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3701
Contact Name: Lee Klocksin

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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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Sunday, October 4: Parents, individuals with LD, professionals, students, and community members are invited to the annual state conference of theLearning Disabilities Association of New Jersey...

Cost: members $50 non-members $75 students $25

Where:
Rutgers University
Livingston Student Center
84 Joyce Kilmer Avenue
Piscataway, NJ  08854
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Sponsor: Learning Disabilities Assoc of NJ
Telephone: 732-645-2738
Contact Name: Leslie Rubinstein
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If your children like animals, they won’t want to miss watching the aquarium’s biologists feed and train their Nile hippos, Button and Genny. Runs July 1 - Aug. 31. Show times are...

Cost: Free with aquarium ticket

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ
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Babies 4 months to 10 months. Come to a bugs class at The Little Gym Of Roxbury! We build their shoulder girdle muscles, legs, do parachute, work on grip strength, sing songs and more!

Cost: Free First Time Guests!

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


Sponsor: The Little Gym of Roxbury
Telephone: 973-537-0990
Contact Name: Danielle
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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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Put on your space suit and blast-off into outer space to visit the Moon, Sun and planets. The show offers a lively experience for young people with selected music fron Journey Into Space by Jane...

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium at Ratritan Valley College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium/RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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See all 50 States and visit 100 National Parks and Monuments! Realizing that there were so many places to see and things to do, Walter lives life to the fullest and hopes to motivate others to do...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's Somerville Library branch
35 W. End Avenue
Somerville, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing Team
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Join the Garden State Discovery Museum every Wednesday night in July and August for Groovin' & Grubbin'! We will have gourmet food trucks from 5pm-8pm and a free outdoor concert at 7pm. Admission...

Cost: $5.00 after 5:00pm

Where:
Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Road Suite 100
Cherry Hill , NJ  08003
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Telephone: 856-424-1233
Contact Name: Jordan Blau
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In honor of the 25th Anniversary of the ADA, please join Easter Seals NJ as we showcase the artistic contributions of people with disabilities and celebrate accessibility through art! Wednesday,...

Cost: Suggested donations – $20 per guest $10 per student

Where:
Alfa Art Gallery
108 Church Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: Easter Seals
Telephone: 732-955-8376
Contact Name: Ken Ternlund
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Dress up as your favorite heroes and join us for a costume parade followed by a showing of the classic movie The Princess Bride, a tale of love and adventure.

Cost: Free Admission

Where:
Cherry Hill Public Library
1100 Kings Highway North
Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
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Sponsor: Cherry Hill Public Library
Telephone: 856-667-0300
Contact Name: Katie Hardesty
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Unleash your child’s inner explorer with week-long programs about nature, science and athletics at the Cora Hartshorn Arboretum in Short Hills. Program content includes weird science...

Cost: $350 per child per week

Where:
, NJ

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Our youngest audience members can sing along with songs by Mr. Ray("Family Ride," "Kalien the Alien") and Jane Murphy("Moon Rock," "The Planet Song"). Some songs are illustrated with lasers, while...

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium/RVCC
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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Since opening the gates of Yogi Berra Stadium in 1998, the NJ Jackals have been a cornerstone in the Northern New Jersey community. Since their inception, the Jackals have captured four league...

Cost: $10-$12

Where:
Yogi Berra Stadium
8 Yogi Berra Dr
Little Falls, NJ  07424
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The Collingswood Summer Youth Theatre will be presenting the children's musical "Pocahontas" on July 28, 29 and 30 at 7:30pm with a matinee on Thurs., July 30 at 1pm. All performances will be held...

Cost: $7

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Public Schools
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Learn the secrets of life in the ocean. Find out about aquatic animals that use their super-powers to remain super-protected and super-well-fed. Presented by the Essex County Environmental Center....

Cost: Free

Where:
Springfield Branch Library
50 Hayes Street
Newark, NJ
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Sponsor: Newark Public Library
Telephone: (973) 733-7736
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For an inside look at some of the zoo exhibits at the Turtle Back Zoo in Essex County, hop on a guided tour of some of its best zoo exhibits. Perfect for the kids interested in learning about...

Cost: $7 per person; pre-registration and payment in advance required

Where:
, NJ

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On the 150th anniversary of the publication of Lewis Carroll's Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, The Newark Public Library presents a selection of illustrated children's books from our Special...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newark Public Library
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Public Library
Telephone: 973-733-7779
Contact Name: Special Collections
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At Joe's Fish Co. on Surfside Pier, enjoy breakfast or brunch with a wide range of food options. Then, take pictures with fun characters wandering the pier, get involved in arts and crafts,...

Cost: $45 for children, $40 for adults

Where:
, NJ

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Introduce your children to the Montclair Art Museum and the wonderful world of art with a two-hour outing, where you can get to know other kids and their parents, tour the museum, listen to a...

Cost: $6 for members, $18 for non-members

Where:
, NJ

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A festival featuring a hot air balloon show and rides, a horse show and more.

Where:
Warren County Fairgrounds
1350 Strykers Rd.
Phillipsburg, NJ  08865
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Sponsor: Warren County Farmers' Fair Assoc
Telephone: 908-283-0721
Contact Name: Giulia Iannitelli
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The annual Rockefeller Center farmers market returns this summer, giving Midtown shoppers access to specialty products including fresh produce, meat, eggs, flowers, baked goods, cheeses, wine and...

Cost: Free

Where:
Rockefeller Center Plaza
50th Street between 5th & 6th Avenues
New York, NY  10112
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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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This summer, at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum (MHHM), three Summer Adventure Programs are planned for Webelos and Girl Scouts. Scouts can earn badges at these programs but other children are...

Cost: The cost for each four-morning program is $150/child for Museum members and $175

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Cynthia Winslow
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This summer, at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum (MHHM), three Summer Adventure Programs are planned for Webelos and Girl Scouts. Scouts can earn badges at these programs but other children are...

Cost: $150/child of Museum members, $175/child of 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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SummerART July 6–August 28, 2015 9am – 5pm Join MAM to experience a summer full of art-making! SummerART is a comprehensive summer program in the Yard School of Art including camp for...

Cost: various

Where:
Montclair Art Museum
3 South Mountain Avenue
Montclair
New Jersey, NJ  07042
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Sponsor: Montclair Art Museum
Telephone: 973-746-5555
Contact Name: Catherine Mastrangelo

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Enjoy the beautiful photos taken by Mary Jasch, well-known area photographer, author, and editor. Her images of gardens capture the essence of artful design with a robust plant palette and depict...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.326.7603
Contact Name: Frelinghuysen Arboretum
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COUNT BASIE THEATRE’S 7 WEEK SUMMER SESSION OF CLASSES FOR AGES 4 to Adult The Performing Arts Academy at the Count Basie Theatre announces a 7 Week Summer Session full of week-long camps,...

Cost: Check the website for more info!

Where:
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth Street
Red Bank, NJ  07701
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Using handheld GPS units we will go on a virtual treasure hunt to discover the richness of the harbor estuary. Through the use of this technology, you will discover the estuary’s immense...

Cost: $5 per child with caregiver

Where:
Liberty State Park Nature Interpretive Center
Freedom Way
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty State Park
Telephone: 201-915-3400 x109
Contact Name: Nature Center Staff
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Turtle Dance Music, a music, theater and education company, will perform a Concert for Little Superheroes for caped-crusaders ages 4+. The show will be a thrilling, hour long adventure that will...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's Bridgewater Library branch
1 Vogt Drive
Bridgewater, NJ  08807
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing Team
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A unique opportunity to “break the rules” and feel the materials and texture of works of art, Please Touch! Sculpture Exhibition at the Monmouth Museum is a Main Gallery juried exhibition...

Cost: $8 per person, children 2 and under: free, Monmouth Museum Members: free

Where:
The Monmouth Museum
765 Newman Springs Rd
Lincroft, NJ  07738
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Contact Name: Kathy Kamatani
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Train enthusiasts of all ages will marvel at the spectacular 288-square foot interactive model train display. Take a trip through the city, small towns, and countryside. Exhibit open during...

Cost: FREE with museum admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3701
Contact Name: Lee Klocksin

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The Nikon International Small World Competition first began in 1974 as a means to recognize and applaud the efforts of those involved with photography through the light microscope. Since then,...

Cost: free with Museum admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Lee Klocksin
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Brilliant saris, shawls, and accessories in a profusion of colors and patterns will be the highlights of this exhibition. They include rich gold and silver brocades, intricately hand woven and...

Cost: FREE with Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Every third Saturday of the month, kids 5 and up and their parent/guardian can come engage in an hour-long drop in program at the gallery and garden at the Montclair Art Museum.

Cost: $6 for museum members, $15 for non-members

Where:
, NJ

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Get in the Zone as you challenge yourself in our new, high-tech training camp. A giant state-of-the-art sports action simulator lets you pass a football, swing at a baseball, peg zombies with a...

Cost: Free with admission.

Where:
, NJ

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Try a free class! Wompy’s is a weekly, interactive musical program for children 6 months to 4 years old, accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Classes blend instrument use, art, theatrical play,...

Cost: Free trial Class

Where:
Summit, Morristown, Westfield, Bedminster and Warren, NJ


Sponsor: Wompy's
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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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Yates Musical Theatre Poor Cinderella is mistreated by her stepmother and sisters. With the help of her fairy godmother she goes to the Royal Ball. There, she meets the Prince of her dreams and...

Cost: $10 Members/$12 General Public, $9 Groups of 20 or more

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3706

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Wagner Farm Arboretum’s 2015 Farmers’ Market is moving! You can find us in the center of Warren at 46 Mountain Blvd. in front of the Warren Municipal Complex on Thursdays 3 – 7...

Cost: Free

Where:
Warren Municipal Complex
46 Mountain Blvd
Warren, NJ  07059
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Sponsor: Wagner Farm Arboretum
Telephone: (908)350-7383
Contact Name: Mary DeLello
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What’s next in the human quest to explore space? The sumemr exhbit, Beyond Planet Earth: The Future of Space Exploration, will show you! This immersive exhibition includes holograms, simulations,...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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The Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange is extending its hours on Wednesdays and Thursdays this summer, allowing admission until 8 p.m. and keeping the zoo open until 8:30 p.m., a full four hours later...

Cost: zoo admission

Where:
, NJ

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Support a local firefighter's squad by hitting this firehouse fair–a festive summer carnival with lots of fun rides for kids and grown-ups, a parade, food and games.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mallard Park
S Potter Ave
Manasquan, NJ  08736
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Telephone: 732-223-3501
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Brilliant saris, shawls, and accessories in a profusion of colors and patterns will be the highlights of this exhibition. They include rich gold and silver brocades, intricately hand woven and...

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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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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Sunday, October 4: Parents, individuals with LD, professionals, students, and community members are invited to the annual state conference of theLearning Disabilities Association of New Jersey...

Cost: members $50 non-members $75 students $25

Where:
Rutgers University
Livingston Student Center
84 Joyce Kilmer Avenue
Piscataway, NJ  08854
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Sponsor: Learning Disabilities Assoc of NJ
Telephone: 732-645-2738
Contact Name: Leslie Rubinstein
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Hemlines explores 20th century women's fashions from 1900 to 1969. On display are hats, shoes, handbags, jewelry, furs, wedding attire and of course, dresses from each of the decades. Anyone...

Cost: $5 per adult/ $3 per child/ $10 for a family

Where:
Schoolhouse Museum
650 E. Glen Avenue
Ridgewood, NJ  07450
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Sponsor: Ridgewood Historical Society
Telephone: 201-652-7354
Contact Name: Sheila Brogan

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Learn something new each week about our natural world! From bugs and butterflies, to animal tracks and trees, the world is a beautiful, yet mysterious place that invites your discovery! July 9...

Cost: FREE with Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: (9730 971-3718
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There's a hero in each of us! Using prompts, Youth Stages will elicit stories from participants. These stories will then be embellished - or not - and converted into improvisational scenes to be...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's Watchung Library branch
12 Stirling Road
Watchung, NJ  07069
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing Team
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First timers: Come try a free class! Call to reserve your spot or sign up online. 973-537-0990. Gymnastics, Dance, Camps, Birthday Parties, Sports Skills, Wonderkids, Handspring clinics! Ages 4...

Cost: Free trial class

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


Sponsor: The Little Gym of Roxbury
Telephone: 973-537-0990
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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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This Hansel and Gretel type witch likes to cook and eat children, but she’s met her match in Vasilisa, who outwits her. Children need stories with bad guys/gals and heroines who can take care of...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's 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 Team
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Using various materials (paper plates, paper bags, styrofoam trays, etc.) along with scissors and tape, participants will make their own masks from recycled items. Who is this character? How do...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's Watchung Library branch
12 Stirling Road
Watchung, NJ  07069
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing Team
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Young star gazers join Magic Tree House characters Jack and Annie as they discover the secrets of the Sun, Moon, planets, space travel and more. Who can help them answer the questions posted by...

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium/RVCC
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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Bring your child to Liberty Hall for a day filled with summer fun while learning about history! Each week, different activities will take place, so don’t miss out on all the fun! The day includes...

Cost: $20 for one child and one adult

Where:
Liberty Hall Museum
1003 Morris Ave
Union, NJ  07083
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By working on the W’s (Who? Where? What? and Why?), we will take characters and put them in various situations and improvise as we go along. Individual and ensemble work will be explored....

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's 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 Team
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Enjoy a laser and video concert featuring songs by a variety of artists including "We Are All Made of Stars" by Moby, "Jungle Love" by the Steve Miller Band, "Best Day of My Life" by American...

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium/RVCC
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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Turtle Dance Music, a music, theater and education company, will perform a Concert for Little Superheroes for caped-crusaders ages 4+. The show will be a thrilling, hour long adventure that will...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's 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 Team
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Join CMA for Sensory Story-Time in the Gallery. Explore books recommended for our new exhibition about small worlds and the far off places of our imagination. Stories will be read by CMA Staff and...

Cost: Price: Included in Price of Admission; Thursday 4-6 PM are Pay As You Wish

Where:
Children's Museum of the Arts
103 Charlton St. NYC 10014
Manhattan, NY  10014
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Telephone: 212-274-0986
Contact Name: Anna DuBose
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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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As part of the 2015 Summer Courtyard Concert Series, the Arts Council of Princeton, in partnership with the Princeton Shopping Center and Edens, presents The Philadelphia Jazz Orchestra on...

Cost: FREE!

Where:
Princeton Shopping Center
301 N. Harrison St
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Arts Council of Princeton
Telephone: 609-924-8777
Contact Name: Ellen Malavsky
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Unleash your child’s inner explorer with week-long programs about nature, science and athletics at the Cora Hartshorn Arboretum in Short Hills. Program content includes weird science...

Cost: $350 per child per week

Where:
, NJ

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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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Journey "under the sea" with Ariel and her aquatic friends in Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID JR., adapted from Disney's 2008 Broadway production. Written to flow seamlessly between land and sea, THE...

Cost: $15

Where:
Westminster Arts Center
449 Franklin Street
corner of Franklin and Fremont Sts
Bloomfield, NJ  07003
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Kick off the weekend early with the Jackals as they square off against Wichita! All first responders can purchase tickets for only $5, but everyone can enjoy $1 sodas and beer throughout the park....

Cost: $10-$12

Where:
Yogi Berra Stadium
8 Yogi Berra Dr
Little Falls, NJ  07424
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If your children like animals, they won’t want to miss watching the aquarium’s biologists feed and train their Nile hippos, Button and Genny. Runs July 1 - Aug. 31. Show times are...

Cost: Free with aquarium ticket

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ
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The Collingswood Summer Youth Theatre will be presenting the children's musical "Pocahontas" on July 28, 29 and 30 at 7:30pm with a matinee on Thurs., July 30 at 1pm. All performances will be held...

Cost: $7

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Public Schools
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Join the ultimate movie going experience during the Summit DCP's Annual Screen on the Green Movie Series. The 2015 lineup will include featured presentations, The Spongebob Movie, Home, Rio 2, and...

Cost: Free

Where:
Summit's Village Green
356 Broad Street
Summit, NJ  07901
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Sponsor: Summit DCP along with all 2015 Movie Sponsors
Telephone: 908-277-2932
Contact Name: Summit DCP
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Every Thursday night in July the city of Rahway will be showing movies at dusk in front of City Hall on a blow up movie screen set up on the Plaza. Themed activities will also take place based off...

Cost: free

Where:
City Hall Plaza
1 City Hall Plaza
Rahway, NJ  07065
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Sponsor: City of Rahway
Telephone: 732-669-3600
Contact Name: Anthony Deige
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On the 150th anniversary of the publication of Lewis Carroll's Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, The Newark Public Library presents a selection of illustrated children's books from our Special...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newark Public Library
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Public Library
Telephone: 973-733-7779
Contact Name: Special Collections
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For an inside look at some of the zoo exhibits at the Turtle Back Zoo in Essex County, hop on a guided tour of some of its best zoo exhibits. Perfect for the kids interested in learning about...

Cost: $7 per person; pre-registration and payment in advance required

Where:
, NJ

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The annual Rockefeller Center farmers market returns this summer, giving Midtown shoppers access to specialty products including fresh produce, meat, eggs, flowers, baked goods, cheeses, wine and...

Cost: Free

Where:
Rockefeller Center Plaza
50th Street between 5th & 6th Avenues
New York, NY  10112
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Enjoy the beautiful photos taken by Mary Jasch, well-known area photographer, author, and editor. Her images of gardens capture the essence of artful design with a robust plant palette and depict...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.326.7603
Contact Name: Frelinghuysen Arboretum
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Get in the Zone as you challenge yourself in our new, high-tech training camp. A giant state-of-the-art sports action simulator lets you pass a football, swing at a baseball, peg zombies with a...

Cost: Free with admission.

Where:
, NJ

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SummerART July 6–August 28, 2015 9am – 5pm Join MAM to experience a summer full of art-making! SummerART is a comprehensive summer program in the Yard School of Art including camp for...

Cost: various

Where:
Montclair Art Museum
3 South Mountain Avenue
Montclair
New Jersey, NJ  07042
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Sponsor: Montclair Art Museum
Telephone: 973-746-5555
Contact Name: Catherine Mastrangelo

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COUNT BASIE THEATRE’S 7 WEEK SUMMER SESSION OF CLASSES FOR AGES 4 to Adult The Performing Arts Academy at the Count Basie Theatre announces a 7 Week Summer Session full of week-long camps,...

Cost: Check the website for more info!

Where:
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth Street
Red Bank, NJ  07701
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Try a free class! Wompy’s is a weekly, interactive musical program for children 6 months to 4 years old, accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Classes blend instrument use, art, theatrical play,...

Cost: Free trial Class

Where:
Summit, Morristown, Westfield, Bedminster and Warren, NJ


Sponsor: Wompy's
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A unique opportunity to “break the rules” and feel the materials and texture of works of art, Please Touch! Sculpture Exhibition at the Monmouth Museum is a Main Gallery juried exhibition...

Cost: $8 per person, children 2 and under: free, Monmouth Museum Members: free

Where:
The Monmouth Museum
765 Newman Springs Rd
Lincroft, NJ  07738
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Contact Name: Kathy Kamatani
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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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At Joe's Fish Co. on Surfside Pier, enjoy breakfast or brunch with a wide range of food options. Then, take pictures with fun characters wandering the pier, get involved in arts and crafts,...

Cost: $45 for children, $40 for adults

Where:
, NJ

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Introduce your children to the Montclair Art Museum and the wonderful world of art with a two-hour outing, where you can get to know other kids and their parents, tour the museum, listen to a...

Cost: $6 for members, $18 for non-members

Where:
, NJ

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This band, featuring two-time Grammy nominee Brady Rymer, helps make roots rock fun for children of all abilities as part of the Union County Performing Arts Center's Sensory-Friendly...

Cost: $8 per ticket

Where:
, NJ

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A festival featuring a hot air balloon show and rides, a horse show and more.

Where:
Warren County Fairgrounds
1350 Strykers Rd.
Phillipsburg, NJ  08865
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Sponsor: Warren County Farmers' Fair Assoc
Telephone: 908-283-0721
Contact Name: Giulia Iannitelli
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Every third Saturday of the month, kids 5 and up and their parent/guardian can come engage in an hour-long drop in program at the gallery and garden at the Montclair Art Museum.

Cost: $6 for museum members, $15 for non-members

Where:
, NJ

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Support a local firefighter's squad by hitting this firehouse fair–a festive summer carnival with lots of fun rides for kids and grown-ups, a parade, food and games.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mallard Park
S Potter Ave
Manasquan, NJ  08736
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Telephone: 732-223-3501
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The Roxbury Arts Alliance's shows are always a treat, but this particular night showcases two local bands with fun, family-friendly sounds. The opener at 6:30, Half Normal, is a band of 13- to...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NJ

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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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Brilliant saris, shawls, and accessories in a profusion of colors and patterns will be the highlights of this exhibition. They include rich gold and silver brocades, intricately hand woven and...

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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The Nikon International Small World Competition first began in 1974 as a means to recognize and applaud the efforts of those involved with photography through the light microscope. Since then,...

Cost: free with Museum admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Lee Klocksin
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Taubenslag's Theater Camp at MCC will perform Cinderella, a one-hour musical production. You’ll laugh and cry and cheer for Cinderella as she searches for her happy ending. Open to the public....

Cost: $3 per ticket

Where:
Middlesex County College
Performing Arts Center
2600 Woodbridge Avenue
Edison, NJ  08818
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Brilliant saris, shawls, and accessories in a profusion of colors and patterns will be the highlights of this exhibition. They include rich gold and silver brocades, intricately hand woven and...

Cost: FREE with Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Train enthusiasts of all ages will marvel at the spectacular 288-square foot interactive model train display. Take a trip through the city, small towns, and countryside. Exhibit open during...

Cost: FREE with museum admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3701
Contact Name: Lee Klocksin

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What’s next in the human quest to explore space? The sumemr exhbit, Beyond Planet Earth: The Future of Space Exploration, will show you! This immersive exhibition includes holograms, simulations,...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Sunday, October 4: Parents, individuals with LD, professionals, students, and community members are invited to the annual state conference of theLearning Disabilities Association of New Jersey...

Cost: members $50 non-members $75 students $25

Where:
Rutgers University
Livingston Student Center
84 Joyce Kilmer Avenue
Piscataway, NJ  08854
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Sponsor: Learning Disabilities Assoc of NJ
Telephone: 732-645-2738
Contact Name: Leslie Rubinstein
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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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Roger Duvoisin’s remarkable children’s book illustrations have charmed and captivated generations of young readers, guiding them through some of life’s important lessons. The story of...

Cost: Free

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
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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Listen to guided meditation led by relaxation specialist Barbara Cannell.

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium/RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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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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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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The universe we see today is the product of explosive events. As the universe has transformed into its current state, even the most elementary particles have endured. The show follows the path of...

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium/RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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June 12 – SWIFT TECHNIQUE
Funky Philly Jammin’ Brass Band with a New Orleans Flair
http://www.swifttechnique.com 

June 19 – THE DAVE FIELDS NY ALLSTARTS WITH GUEST STAR BLUES...

Cost: 0

Where:
William Marrow Beach
Somerspoint, NJ

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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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Journey "under the sea" with Ariel and her aquatic friends in Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID JR., adapted from Disney's 2008 Broadway production. Written to flow seamlessly between land and sea, THE...

Cost: $15

Where:
Westminster Arts Center
449 Franklin Street
corner of Franklin and Fremont Sts
Bloomfield, NJ  07003
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Come watch the Jackals take on Wichita and enjoy all the food and drinks you can possibly consume! For 90 minutes after the gates open an endless amount of food and drinks will be available to you....

Cost: $10-$12

Where:
Yogi Berra Stadium
8 Yogi Berra Dr
Little Falls, NJ  07424
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“ABBAMANIA” TRIBUTE TO ABBA

Cost: Free

Where:
Brookdale Park
Bloomfield/Montclair, NJ


Sponsor: Essex County
Telephone: 973.239.2485
Contact Name: Terri Guess
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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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From the TONY Award-winning songwriting team of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty (Seussical, Ragtime) comes the Olivier Award-winning Once On This Island. This highly original and theatrical...

Cost: 25.00

Where:
Pax Amicus Castle Theatre
23 Lake Shore Road
Budd Lake, NJ  07828
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Sponsor: Pax Amicus Castle Theatre
Telephone: 973-691-2100
Contact Name: Karen Boyer
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Discover what stars and constellations are visible in tonight's sky. Learn how to find the Summer Triangle and the Big Dipper, as well as the planets Venus, Jupiter, and Saturn. It's also the...

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium/RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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Enjoy a laser concert featuring a variety of classic rock songs including "Touch of Gray"(Grateful Dead), "Houses of the Holy"(Led Zeppelin), "Another One Bites the Dust(Queen), "You Took the Words...

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium/RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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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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Experience the suspense, family drama and epic battles in this heartwarming sequel to "How to Train Your Dragon" at Turkey Brook Park in Budd Lake. Bring your own blankets and...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NJ

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First timers: Come try a free class! Call to reserve your spot or sign up online. 973-537-0990. Gymnastics, Dance, Camps, Birthday Parties, Sports Skills, Wonderkids, Handspring clinics! Ages 4...

Cost: Free trial class

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


Sponsor: The Little Gym of Roxbury
Telephone: 973-537-0990
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This concert series features a dynamic lineup this summer at Brookdale Park in Bloomfield. Experience the sounds of a Michael Jackson tribute band, Darlene Love, The Cameos & The Infernos, and...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NJ

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If your children like animals, they won’t want to miss watching the aquarium’s biologists feed and train their Nile hippos, Button and Genny. Runs July 1 - Aug. 31. Show times are...

Cost: Free with aquarium ticket

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ
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For an inside look at some of the zoo exhibits at the Turtle Back Zoo in Essex County, hop on a guided tour of some of its best zoo exhibits. Perfect for the kids interested in learning about...

Cost: $7 per person; pre-registration and payment in advance required

Where:
, NJ

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Unleash your child’s inner explorer with week-long programs about nature, science and athletics at the Cora Hartshorn Arboretum in Short Hills. Program content includes weird science...

Cost: $350 per child per week

Where:
, NJ

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On the 150th anniversary of the publication of Lewis Carroll's Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, The Newark Public Library presents a selection of illustrated children's books from our Special...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newark Public Library
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Public Library
Telephone: 973-733-7779
Contact Name: Special Collections
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Farm meets fun at NJ's largest agricultural fair. The event features livestock, a horse show, a carnival, petting zoo, and much more.  

Cost: Adults $12 ($8 evenings, after 8:30 PM); Children 6-12 $6; Senior $9

Where:
Sussex County Fairgrounds
37 Plains Road
Augusta, NJ  07822
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Telephone: (973) 948-5500
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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: Individual - $65.99 (ages 8 & up)

Where:
Pocono Whitewater
1519 State Route 903
Jim Thorpe, PA  18229
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Telephone: 1-800-944-8392
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SummerART July 6–August 28, 2015 9am – 5pm Join MAM to experience a summer full of art-making! SummerART is a comprehensive summer program in the Yard School of Art including camp for...

Cost: various

Where:
Montclair Art Museum
3 South Mountain Avenue
Montclair
New Jersey, NJ  07042
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Sponsor: Montclair Art Museum
Telephone: 973-746-5555
Contact Name: Catherine Mastrangelo

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Grab a camera or phone and stop by the Haggerty Education Center for this month’s nature Photo Scavenger Hunt. Take a photo of every item and get a prize. The theme for August is ‘I’m So...

Cost: $10 per family.

Where:
Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.326.7603
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Free Yoga In The Park series this summer in Bogota, NJ. Saturdays starting July 11- August 29th 9am-10am. Families welcome!

Cost: FREE

Where:
Olsen Park
162 W. Main Street
Bogota, NJ  07603
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Sponsor: Bogota Beautiful
Contact Name: Isabel
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Get in the Zone as you challenge yourself in our new, high-tech training camp. A giant state-of-the-art sports action simulator lets you pass a football, swing at a baseball, peg zombies with a...

Cost: Free with admission.

Where:
, NJ

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COUNT BASIE THEATRE’S 7 WEEK SUMMER SESSION OF CLASSES FOR AGES 4 to Adult The Performing Arts Academy at the Count Basie Theatre announces a 7 Week Summer Session full of week-long camps,...

Cost: Check the website for more info!

Where:
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth Street
Red Bank, NJ  07701
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Try a free class! Wompy’s is a weekly, interactive musical program for children 6 months to 4 years old, accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Classes blend instrument use, art, theatrical play,...

Cost: Free trial Class

Where:
Summit, Morristown, Westfield, Bedminster and Warren, NJ


Sponsor: Wompy's
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In this classic story, re-imagined by Youth Stages, the children – as Little Yellow Chicks – dig, plant, grow, and reap wheat with the Little Red Hen. They are the heroes as they make and eat...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's Bridgewater Library branch
1 Vogt Drive
Bridgewater , NJ  08807
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing Team
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On August 1st, Author, Vocalist, and Educator Dr. Leonisa Ardizzone will be presenting on her new book, Science---Not Just for Scientists! The hands-on activities will empower children to question,...

Cost: Free with General Admission ticket

Where:
Field Station: Dinosaurs
One Dinosaur Way
Secaucus, NJ  07094
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If you are looking for a quality preschool, come and check out Primrose School of Warren. Learn about our Balanced Learning curriculum and the Primrose difference. We had our second graduating...

Cost: 0.00

Where:
Primrose School of Warren
117 Mount Bethel Road
Warren, NJ  07076
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Sponsor: Primrose School of Warren
Telephone: 908 822 9900
Contact Name: Burton
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August 1st 2015 marks The Learning Experience Open House! Vendors will be available for you to learn more about their organization. The Learning Experience of Denville, Parsippany, Whippany and...

Cost: Free of Charge

Where:
The Learning Experience at Whippany
1 Papermill Drive
Whippany, NJ  07981
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A unique opportunity to “break the rules” and feel the materials and texture of works of art, Please Touch! Sculpture Exhibition at the Monmouth Museum is a Main Gallery juried exhibition...

Cost: $8 per person, children 2 and under: free, Monmouth Museum Members: free

Where:
The Monmouth Museum
765 Newman Springs Rd
Lincroft, NJ  07738
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Contact Name: Kathy Kamatani
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Please join us for a Family Fun Day including a petting zoo, bounce house, games, prizes and more!

Cost: 0

Where:
The Learning Experience
1 Papermill Dr.
Whippany, NJ  07981
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Sponsor: The Learning Experience
Telephone: 973-887-1008
Contact Name: Allison
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Come on out to Liberty State Park and join us for a leisurely stroll as we look for and identify our summer shorebirds. Dress to be outside and bring binoculars if you have them, as we have a...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Liberty State Park
200 Morris Pesin Drive
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty State Park
Telephone: 201-915-3400 x109
Contact Name: Nature Center Staff
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Come for a blast! Help Oliver the owl solve the mystery questions... dance with the camel, rescue the peacock... Different story every other week! www.mykinderclub.com

Cost: $15 per kid

Where:
My Kinder Club
880 River Road 2nd floor
Edgewater, NJ  07020
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Tomato Festival AUGUST 1 & 2 (10:30am - 4pm) AUGUST JUST GOT TASTIER! FROM THE FARM TO YOUR TABLE! Our tomatoes are born and raised on the farm, and have a superior flavor than their store-bought...

Cost: Free

Where:
Oasis Family Farm
3 Circle Dr
Robbinsville, NJ  08691
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Sponsor: Oasis Family Farm
Telephone: 609-259-7300
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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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Retold by Eric Kimmel & re-imagined by Youth Stages. Using simple props, children and our actor-educator reenact the story of the trickster spider who plays a joke on animal friends. Kids love to...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's Bridgewater Library branch
1 Vogt Drive
Bridgewater, NJ  08807
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing Team
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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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What’s next in the human quest to explore space? The sumemr exhbit, Beyond Planet Earth: The Future of Space Exploration, will show you! This immersive exhibition includes holograms, simulations,...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Brilliant saris, shawls, and accessories in a profusion of colors and patterns will be the highlights of this exhibition. They include rich gold and silver brocades, intricately hand woven and...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

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

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Train enthusiasts of all ages will marvel at the spectacular 288-square foot interactive model train display. Take a trip through the city, small towns, and countryside. Exhibit open during...

Cost: FREE with museum admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3701
Contact Name: Lee Klocksin

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Enjoy scrumptious peach treats galore: homemade peach ice cream, peach shortcakes, peach ice tea slushies, and peach pies (including peach blueberry, peach melba, peach praline, and – of course...

Cost: see website for details

Where:
Alstede Farms
1 Alstede Farms Lane
Chester, NJ  07930
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Sponsor: Alstede Farms
Telephone: 908-879-7189
Contact Name: Alstede Farms
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Brilliant saris, shawls, and accessories in a profusion of colors and patterns will be the highlights of this exhibition. They include rich gold and silver brocades, intricately hand woven and...

Cost: FREE with Museum Admission

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

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The Nikon International Small World Competition first began in 1974 as a means to recognize and applaud the efforts of those involved with photography through the light microscope. Since then,...

Cost: free with Museum admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Lee Klocksin
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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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Sunday, October 4: Parents, individuals with LD, professionals, students, and community members are invited to the annual state conference of theLearning Disabilities Association of New Jersey...

Cost: members $50 non-members $75 students $25

Where:
Rutgers University
Livingston Student Center
84 Joyce Kilmer Avenue
Piscataway, NJ  08854
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Sponsor: Learning Disabilities Assoc of NJ
Telephone: 732-645-2738
Contact Name: Leslie Rubinstein
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Roger Duvoisin’s remarkable children’s book illustrations have charmed and captivated generations of young readers, guiding them through some of life’s important lessons. The story of...

Cost: Free

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
Telephone: 848-932-7237
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Hemlines explores 20th century women's fashions from 1900 to 1969. On display are hats, shoes, handbags, jewelry, furs, wedding attire and of course, dresses from each of the decades. Anyone...

Cost: $5 per adult/ $3 per child/ $10 for a family

Where:
Schoolhouse Museum
650 E. Glen Avenue
Ridgewood, NJ  07450
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Sponsor: Ridgewood Historical Society
Telephone: 201-652-7354
Contact Name: Sheila Brogan

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Don't miss Pirate Ron, the roughest, toughest and funniest pirate to sail the seven seas. On August 1 at 1 p.m., enjoy a spectacular magic show, followed by a meet and greet with Pirate Ron at...

Cost: N/A

Where:
Quaker Bridge Mall
150 Quakerbridge Mall
Lawrence Township, NJ  08648
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The dinosaurs come alive at night! The thrill of adventure awaits as you set out on the ultimate cretaceous campout. Before you sleep under the stars, explore the lantern-lit dinosaur trails,...

Cost: $60 per person

Where:
Field Station: Dinosaurs
One Dinosaur Way
Secaucus, NJ  07094
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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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From the TONY Award-winning songwriting team of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty (Seussical, Ragtime) comes the Olivier Award-winning Once On This Island. This highly original and theatrical...

Cost: 25.00

Where:
Pax Amicus Castle Theatre
23 Lake Shore Road
Budd Lake, NJ  07828
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Sponsor: Pax Amicus Castle Theatre
Telephone: 973-691-2100
Contact Name: Karen Boyer
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At Joe's Fish Co. on Surfside Pier, enjoy breakfast or brunch with a wide range of food options. Then, take pictures with fun characters wandering the pier, get involved in arts and crafts,...

Cost: $45 for children, $40 for adults

Where:
, NJ

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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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Introduce your children to the Montclair Art Museum and the wonderful world of art with a two-hour outing, where you can get to know other kids and their parents, tour the museum, listen to a...

Cost: $6 for members, $18 for non-members

Where:
, NJ

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Action Fun Farm Fun for all ages. Over 30 activities! Bring your family, friends, school, class, birthday, scout, or church groups to Heaven Hill Farm for bushels of good, old-fashioned fun down on...

Cost: $10.00 per person age 2 and under are free.

Where:
Heaven Hill Farm
451 State Route 94
Vernon, NJ  07462
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Sponsor: Heaven Hill Farm
Telephone: 974-764-5144
Contact Name: Stacey
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If you're a peach and art lover, this one's for you. The festival is held in historic Riverton on the Delaware River and features art exhibits of all kinds, demos, music and delish food --...

Where:
Riverview Estates
303 Bank Ave.
Riverton, NJ
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Telephone: 856-829-2274
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Developed for children 6-10 years old, children will join one of the instructors from the Arts Council of Princeton each Saturday for a different nature-inspired art adventure! Register for single...

Cost: $20M/$30NM

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Reserve
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Sponsor: Arts Council of Princeton
Telephone: 609-924-8777
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Developed for children 6-10 years old, children will join one of the instructors from the Arts Council of Princeton each Saturday for a different nature-inspired art adventure! Register for single...

Cost: $20M/$30NM

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Reserve
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Telephone: 609-924-8777
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Come and join us for the 3rd Annual Lacey Shore Fest & Food Truck Show, hosted by Lacey United Methodist church. There is something for everyone – FOOD TRUCKS – HUGE Car Show...

Cost: FREE

Where:
United Methodist Church
203 Lacey Rd.
Forked River, NJ
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On the 150th anniversary of the publication of Lewis Carroll's Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, The Newark Public Library presents a selection of illustrated children's books from our Special...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newark Public Library
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Public Library
Telephone: 973-733-7779
Contact Name: Special Collections
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Come join a local beekeeper at the Essex County Environmental Center in Roseland, and watch as he extracts honey from a real hive! There will be crafts, games and more - you'll even get to...

Cost: $5 per person, age 2 and up

Where:
, NJ

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Hello smile emoticon We have a new kids summer program. Summer Dance Program for kids. Every Saturday starting June 6, dance & theater instructor, Muge Akkaya will teach kids ages 6-12 at Image...

Cost: $15

Where:
Image Planet Health Club
1235 F West Chestnut St
Union, NJ  07083
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Sponsor: Image Planet
Telephone: 908-688-6675
Contact Name: Front Desk
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A festival featuring a hot air balloon show and rides, a horse show and more.

Where:
Warren County Fairgrounds
1350 Strykers Rd.
Phillipsburg, NJ  08865
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Sponsor: Warren County Farmers' Fair Assoc
Telephone: 908-283-0721
Contact Name: Giulia Iannitelli
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Learn how to print on water! In this workshop, float colorful inks on the surface of water to create unique and unrepeatable marbleized patterns that will then be transferred onto paper. Drop-in...

Cost: $5 materials fee

Where:
Grounds For Sculpture
80 Sculptors Way
Hamilton, NJ  08619
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At Cooper Gristmill in Chester, there's a big race - and kids can be in it! Decorate a boat, and then sail them in a tailrace. Boats can be purchased for $10 ($5 if you're a member) or...

Cost: Free

Where:
, NJ

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Every third Saturday of the month, kids 5 and up and their parent/guardian can come engage in an hour-long drop in program at the gallery and garden at the Montclair Art Museum.

Cost: $6 for museum members, $15 for non-members

Where:
, NJ

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Come watch special guests from the cast of "The Lion King, Jr." at the Somers Point School District Summer Program! They'll give a sneak peek of their performance at the Jersey Shore...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
, NJ

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Support a local firefighter's squad by hitting this firehouse fair–a festive summer carnival with lots of fun rides for kids and grown-ups, a parade, food and games.

Cost: Free

Where:
Mallard Park
S Potter Ave
Manasquan, NJ  08736
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Telephone: 732-223-3501
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First timers: Come try a free class! Call to reserve your spot or sign up online. 973-537-0990. Gymnastics, Dance, Camps, Birthday Parties, Sports Skills, Wonderkids, Handspring clinics! Ages 4...

Cost: Free trial class

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


Sponsor: The Little Gym of Roxbury
Telephone: 973-537-0990
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For an inside look at some of the zoo exhibits at the Turtle Back Zoo in Essex County, hop on a guided tour of some of its best zoo exhibits. Perfect for the kids interested in learning about...

Cost: $7 per person; pre-registration and payment in advance required

Where:
, NJ

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If your children like animals, they won’t want to miss watching the aquarium’s biologists feed and train their Nile hippos, Button and Genny. Runs July 1 - Aug. 31. Show times are...

Cost: Free with aquarium ticket

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ
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Farm meets fun at NJ's largest agricultural fair. The event features livestock, a horse show, a carnival, petting zoo, and much more.  

Cost: Adults $12 ($8 evenings, after 8:30 PM); Children 6-12 $6; Senior $9

Where:
Sussex County Fairgrounds
37 Plains Road
Augusta, NJ  07822
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Telephone: (973) 948-5500
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