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September 2014

The Learning Experience® Child Development Center (TLE) at Wayne, NJ a premiere childcare provider with over 25 years of management experience! We're conveniently located on Hamburg Turnpike in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
TLE of Wayne
1784 Hamburg Turnpike
Wayne, NJ  07470
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Telephone: 973.839.1515
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The Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia & Parkinson Foundation is recruiting riders & supporters for the seventh annual "Jake's Ride for Dystonia Research." Closely related to Parkinson's disease, dystonia...

Cost: free-$55

Where:
Hartshorn Elementary School
400 Hartshorn Drive
Short Hills, NJ  07078
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Sponsor: Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia and Parkinson Foundation
Telephone: 212-682-9900

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Gymnastics classes for ages 1.5 to 18 year old. Come join the fun! 4 Full Scale Locations in: - Roselle Park (1) - Garwood (1) - Westfield (2)

Cost: $35 +

Where:
, NJ


Telephone: 908-789-3392
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2nd Annual 5K Farm Run & Obstacle Course plus Mini Mile for kids under 11! Come join the fun as runners wind their way through the farm fields, through forests, creeks, and through a little mud!...

Cost: $40/adult & $22/child in advance, $45/$25 at the door

Where:
Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center
142 Bordentown-Georgetown Road
Chesterfield, NJ  08515
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Family Fun at Ort Farms Fall Festival Come visit us and soak in the beauty of the fall foliage. Spend the day at the farm with family and friends, and enjoy a hayride pulled by a great big John...

Cost: No Addmision Cost, Pay as you go, great for any budget!

Where:
Ort Farms
25 Bartley Road
Long Valley, NJ
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Sponsor: Ort Farms
Telephone: 908-876-3351
Contact Name: Nicole
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Schiff's weekend stewardship volunteer days are the fourth Sunday of the month. The tools will be provided for you to help tackle lots of practical projects across the Preserves, including storm...

Cost: Free

Where:
Schiff Nature Preserve
339 Pleasant Valley Road
Mendham, NJ  07945
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Sponsor: Schiff Nature Preserve
Telephone: 973-543-6004
Contact Name: Jeanne Rice
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We have a lot of great things happening at Oasis Family Farm U-pick Pumpkin Patch Fall Sand Art Haunted Gem Mine Fossil Adventure and our FunZone!! The FunZone includes: 50 foot slide Zip...

Cost: Depends on Activites

Where:
Oasis Family Farm
3 Circle Dr
Robbinsville, NJ  08691
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Sponsor: Oasis Family Farm
Telephone: 609-259-7301
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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. Theme and prizes change monthly. Enjoy a...

Cost: $10 per family

Where:
The Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue
Morris Township, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris County Park Commission
Telephone: 973.326.7603
Contact Name: The Frelinghuysen Arboretum
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Play with a giant Rubik's Cube, marvel at the robots that can solve the Rubik's Cube faster than humans, and study artifacts that show the invention of the original Rubik's Cube in...

Cost: Adult $19.75; children $14.75

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Yard Sale in Laurence Harbor NJ. Lots of items are new and still in the box or with tags. Infant to Toddler Toys and Clothes, Strollers, Baby Items, Kitchen Items, Household Items. All items...

Cost: FREE

Where:
732 Laurence Parkway
Laurence Harbor, NJ  08879


Sponsor: Steve
Contact Name: Steve

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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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The National Constitution Center honors the contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America during National Hispanic...

Cost: Free, with admission to the museum

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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The Chatham Club is proud to announce our first annual Fit-to-Food 5K run benefitting the Community Food Bank of New Jersey. Come out and join us Sept. 28th at 10am for a day full of fun and...

Cost: 25

Where:
The Chatham Club
484 Southern Blvd
Chatham, NJ  07928
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Sponsor: The Chatham Club
Telephone: 973-377-1900
Contact Name: Barbara Grobert
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Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton , NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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This dynamic and eclectic exhibition will feature the work of papermakers, sculptors, and innovators that explore the everyday object – paper. We interact with paper in many different forms...

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Head to the farm for tons of fall fun, including pony rides, a moon bounce, wagon train rides, a corn maze, and more.

Cost: Varies

Where:
Alstede Farms
1 Chesterfield Drive
Chester, NJ  07930
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Telephone: 908-879-7189
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We hope you will join us for the 58th Annual Franklin-Sterling Gem & Mineral Show. This event is open to all ages Adult Admission is $7 and a Child Admission (ages 6-16) is $4. This event is being...

Cost: $4-$7

Where:
Franklin Borough School
50 Washington Avenue
Franklin, NJ  07416
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Sponsor: Franklin Mineral Museum
Telephone: 973-827-3481
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WHAT: MommaConnect Bergen County. This mommy expo will provide a wealth of information for all things mom and kid related: the best after school activities, where to go on a rainy Saturday, gyms,...

Cost: $5.00 per person and kids under 2 are free

Where:
The Sheraton Mahwah
1 International Blvd
Mahwah, NJ  07495
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Sponsor: MommaConnect
Telephone: 917-930-5897
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Explore the giant corn maze, pick your own pumpkins, feed farm animals, ride a wagon train and much more.

Cost: $

Where:
Alstede Farms
1 Chesterfield Drive
Chester, NJ  07930
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Telephone: 908-879-7189
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Happy World Farm Animals Day! Celebrate with activities, stories, crafts, live animals and more.

Cost: $8 adult; $5 child; 3 and under free

Where:
Bergen County Zoo
216 Forest Ave
Paramus, NJ
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Telephone: 201-262-3771
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Could you survive as a wild animal living among the streets, sidewalks and sewer pipes of the urban jungle? Find out at Wildlife Challenge. You’ll crawl, climb and claw your way through...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Kick off fall by picking your own apples and pumpkins, riding tractors and ponies, visiting barn animals and exploring the corn stalk and hay bale mazes. 

Cost: $5; children under 3 are free

Where:
Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Road
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Telephone: 609-924-2310
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Bon Voyage: 200 Years of Luxury Travel brings to life several trips which the Livingston and Kean families took between 1780 and 1950. With the help of personal diaries and letters from family...

Cost: $6 - $10

Where:
Liberty Hall Museum
1003 Morris Ave
Union, NJ  07083
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Sponsor: Liberty Hall Museum
Telephone: 908-527-0400
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The day will start off with a car show, followed by the opening ceremony. If you enjoy shopping there will be 100+ exhibitors selling arts & crafts, new items and lots of bargains, too....

Cost: Free

Where:
South St. & Martine St.
Fanwood, NJ  07023

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It's pumpkin pickin' time! Let's make a pumpkin for the patch!

Cost: Free with General Admission

Where:
Imagine That!!!
4 Vreeland Road
Florham Park, NJ  07932
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The dinosaurs are back, and this summer, they’re bigger and badder than ever. Head to the Bronx Zoo for a prehistoric day of (animatronic) dino encounters, fossil digging, and more, plus...

Cost: $5.00; $3/Member

Where:
The Bronx Zoo
2300 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY  10460
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Telephone: 718-220-5100
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This exhibition celebrates dogs in art from the nineteenth century to the present with a focus on British and American artists. All dog owners will attest to the unquestioned bond they share with...

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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There is no better way to celebrate the fall than with freshly picked apples! Come in for the best selection of freshly delivered apples right from NY State—there'll be bushels full of...

Cost: Free

Where:
Dearborn Market
2170 Rte 35
Holmdel, NJ  07733
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Telephone: (732) 264-0256
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The Fair will be held on picturesque downtown Rock Rd. with over one hundred exhibitors with crafts & art, festival food, a large children's area, a flower sale & all day music. Held rain or shine....

Cost: Free

Where:
Downtown Rock Rd.
200 Rock Road
Glen Rock, NJ  07452
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Sponsor: Glen Rock Chamber of Commerce
Telephone: 201-666-1340
Contact Name: Pat Tita
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The Center for Contemporary Art, in partnership with “You’re US,” will host a multi-media traveling exhibition opening on September 5th and running through October 25, 2014. The exhibition...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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Don't miss the biggest BBQ extravaganza in Central New Jersey, featuring area's best bbq foodtrucks, bands, contests, activities, vendors, crafters, and more.

Cost: Free

Where:
Raritan Bay Waterfront Park
1 Keenan Way
South Amboy , NJ  08879
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Telephone: 855-478-6888
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Enjoy over 300 artists and crafters, great food, three stages of live performances and kids activities.

Cost: Free

Where:
Washington Street
between Observer Hwy. & 7th St.
Hoboken, NJ
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Telephone: 201-420-2207
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Entertainment, Italian cuisine, crafts, vendors, live music, children's activities and more await you at this street fair.

Cost: Free

Where:
RiverWinds Community Center
1000 RiverWinds Drive
West Deptford, NJ
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A juried fine art show on the streets of Maplewood Village, New Jersey. Sunday, September 28th from 11am to 5pm Leave the internet and malls behind on September 28 and walk the streets of...

Cost: $0.00

Where:
Throughout Maplewood Village
Maplewood , NJ  07040


Sponsor: Maplewood Village Alliance
Telephone: 973-715-6256
Contact Name: Julie Doran
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The Maplewood Art Walk will feature juried professional artists, photographers and jewelry craft artisans from throughout New Jersey displaying and selling their hand-crafted work.

Cost: Free

Where:
Maplewood Village
Maplewood Avenue
Maplewood, NJ  07079
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Enjoy two full days of vendors, carnival rides, fabulous gourmet foods, live entertainment and more.

Cost: Free

Where:
Amherst Avenue and Bay
Margate, NJ


Telephone: 609-822-1129
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Round up the family - it's time for our first ever Country Fest at Mountain Creek. The weekend's event will offer fun activities for the whole family, including live music from great country bands,...

Cost: $7, children under 5 free

Where:
Mountain Creek
200 Route 94
Vernon, NJ  07462
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Dates: Every Saturday & Sunday from now until September 28, 2014 (and Holiday Monday: September 1) CMA/Free Arts Island Outpost presents “Dreamscapes”! Visit our Free Art Island Outpost on...

Cost: Free!

Where:
Nolan Park, Governors Island
Outside Buildings 11 & 14 in Nolan Park
New York, NY  10004
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Sponsor: Children's Museum of the Arts/Free Arts Island Outpost
Telephone: 212-274-0986
Contact Name: Anna Dubose
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FInd vendors, tons of food and a kidzone with amusements, games and activities at this event.

Cost: Free

Where:
Downtown Bloomfield
230 Broad Street
Bloomfield, NJ
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Telephone: 732-255-1844

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Grab your lawn chairs and blankets and head to the beautiful waterfront for bands, activities, vendors, the area's best BBQ foodtrucks and much more.

Cost: Free

Where:
Raritan Bay Waterfront Park
South Amboy, NJ


Telephone: 855-478-6888
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Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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It’s the festival of the season; yes APPLE WINES, & MUSIC on Sept 27 & 28 from noon - 5pm. Tractor– drawn hayrides will journey through the 250 acre farm while the feature of the weekend is...

Cost: Ages 21 & over: $10 in advance, $12 at the door; Ages 6-20: $5 in advance, $6 at

Where:
Four Sisters Winery
783 CR 519
Belvidere, NJ  07823
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Sponsor: Four Sisters Winery
Telephone: 908-475-3671
Contact Name: Valerie Tishuk
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Fashioned after the 60-year-old Galway Oyster Festival, this fall festival will feature two stages of live music, food from Red Bank restaurants, and activities for kids.

Cost: Free

Where:
White Street Parking Lot
Red Bank, NJ


Telephone: 732-829-1104
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Head to this carnival for traditional German music, dancing and food, plus bounce houses, games and pony rides.

Cost: $6 for adults. Children under 12 are free.

Where:
Chubb Park
Route 24
Chester, NJ
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Immaculate Conception High School will be having their first fall Open House Event on Sunday, September 28, starting at 12noon. You can pre-register for this event by email Sara Simon at...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Immaculate Conception High School
258 S. Main St.
Lodi, NJ  07644
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Telephone: 973-773-2665
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The exhibition features more than 40 of Parker’s original drawings for the books “Bugs” (1987) and “Frogs, Toads, Lizards, and Salamanders” (1990). Flying, jumping, crawling animals...

Cost: Free-$6

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 848-932-7237
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Join us at the Raritan River Festival at Boyd Park, between Route 18 and the Raritan River, in New Brunswick, NJ for A Spoonful of Honey: Gourmet Honey Tasting & Color Me Calendar. Admission to the...

Cost: FREE!

Where:
Boyd Park
Between Route 18 and the Raritan River
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 908-875-0767
Contact Name: Caren Heller
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The Snow Queen and Princess from Perfect Princess Parties NJ will be celebrating the Fun Creation Studio's Anniversary! Come meet the royal sisters between 1:00PM and 2:00PM... bring them an...

Cost: 0.00 FREE

Where:
Fun Creation Studio
61 Mountainview Blvd.
Wayne, NJ  07470
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WHAT? The Chester Lions Club 16th annual Oktoberfest and Antique Car Show WHEN? September 27th and 28th, 2014 from noon to 8pm WHERE? Chubb Park located on Route 24 West in Chester, NJ, 07930...

Cost: Adults: $6, Children under 12: FREE

Where:
Chubb Park
Route 24
Chester, NJ  07930
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Sponsor: Chester Lions Club
Contact Name: Jaime
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Journey Through Our Giant Corn Maze, Pick Your Own Activities: apples, pumpkins and lots more! Climb Our Giant Hay Pyramid, Crawl Through Our Long Hay Tunnel (kids just love this!), Visit and...

Cost: varies, see website

Where:
GPS: across fr 1 Chesterfield Dr. Chester NJ 07930
1 Alstede Farms Lane
Corner 84 County Rt. 513 S. (Old Route 24)
Chester, NJ  07930
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Sponsor: Alstede Farms
Telephone: 908-879-7189
Contact Name: Alstede Farms
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An exhibition of artworks made from trees downed by Hurricane Sandy in 2012 from Thomas Edison’s estate, Glenmont, in Llewellyn Park. A joint program of the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD),...

Cost: free

Where:
ValleyArts Firehouse Gallery
580 Forest St
Orange, NJ
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Sponsor: Thomas Edison National Historical Park and ValleyArts
Telephone: 973-736-0550
Contact Name: Thomas Edison National Historical Park
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Gymnastics classes for ages 1.5 to 18 year old. Come join the fun! 4 Full Scale Locations in: - Roselle Park (1) - Garwood (1) - Westfield (2)

Cost: $35 +

Where:
, NJ


Telephone: 908-789-3392
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Immaculate Conception High School will be having their first fall Open House Event on Sunday, September 28, starting at 12noon. You can pre-register for this event by email Sara Simon at...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Immaculate Conception High School
258 S. Main St.
Lodi, NJ  07644
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Telephone: 973-773-2665
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“Made in New Jersey: A Celebration of Decorative and Fine Arts” is currently on display in the second floor gallery at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum (MHHM). The exhibit honors the 350th New...

Cost: Adults $8; Seniors & Students $6; Children 6 – 12 $4. Members/children < 5 free

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood

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Before radio, TV, or the internet, there was political cartoonist Thomas Nast. Nast illustrated battles, Union and Confederate troop movements, and their activities throughout the Civil War....

Cost: $

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: 973-538-2404 ext. 16
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Princeton Show Jumping Fall Events September 20 $50,000 Princeton Young Jumper Championships 1pm - 4pm FREE General Admission! September 21, September 28 and October 5 $30,000 Grand Prix of...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hunter Farms North
246 Burnt Hill Road
Skillman, NJ  08558
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Sponsor: Princeton Show Jumping
Contact Name: Kelly Hudyman
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Anthony, Lachy, Simon and Emma are coming to Jersey, and they're bringing that catchy preschool pop your kids love! Sing and dance along to old favorites and new hits off their Apples and...

Cost: $35–75

Where:
Bergen Performing Arts Center
30 N. Van Brunt Street
Englewood, NJ
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Telephone: 201-816-8160
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Celebrate these magical creatures with games, crafts and more. Children will make their own wizard hat or fairy wings. Children also make fairy wands and their own fairy garden to take home....

Cost: $6; free children 2 and under

Where:
Camden Children's Garden
3 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ
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Telephone: 856-365-8733
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Take a risk and come learn something new! Each walk will feature a different topic, but you won’t know until you get to the farm.

Cost: Free

Where:
Duke Farms
1112 Dukes Parkway West
Hillsborough, NJ  08844
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Telephone: 908-722-3700, ext. 4
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How To Eat Like a Child by Delia Ephron, John Forster, Judith Kahan Directed by Matt Cosaro This musical romp through the joys and sorrows of being a child is hilarious. Children give lessons in...

Cost: $12

Where:
Studio Playhouse
14 Alvin Place
Montclair, NJ  07043
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Sponsor: Studio Players
Telephone: 973-744-9752
Contact Name: Danna Boshak
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With school back in full swing, there’s no better opportunity to get back into the Great Swamp for a little relaxation and some of Mother Nature’s best lessons. Join us to brush up on your bird...

Cost: Free. Donations appreciated.

Where:
Bluebird Parking Lot
Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
Pleasant Plains Rd.
New Vernon, NJ  07976
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Sponsor: Great Swamp Watershed Association
Telephone: (973) 538-3500 x22
Contact Name: Steve Reynolds
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10 Sundays, September 28 – November 30, 2-4PM Ages 7-11

Cost: -

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Deep discounts on costumes for adults & children! Large selection - Over 500 costumes! *Cash or check only* SAVE THE DATE - Saturday, Sept. 13th 10am - 5pm EARLY ENTRANCE to buy and special...

Cost: Free admission - Open to the Public **Cash or check only**

Where:
The Jumble Store
110 Walnut Avenue
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Sponsor: The Junior League of Elizabeth-Plainfield
Telephone: 908-276-0222
Contact Name: Store Manager
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The KIDZ BOP Kids are taking the stage to perform kid-friendly versions of today’s biggest hits in this high-energy and interactive show. The “Dream Big, Sing Loud!” live show is...

Cost: $25-50

Where:
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth Street
Red Bank, NJ
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Telephone: 732-842-9000
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Reeves-Reed Arboretum is excited to announce this new after school class. Taught by Master Gardener and Kids Gardening Expert Denise Barth, this class will be an opportunity to connect to the...

Cost: Members: $100 for 5 week series; Nonmembers: $125 for the 5 week series

Where:
Reeves-Reed Arboretum
165 Hobart Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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Fashion Sewing- September 18th- November 20th 5:00- 6:00 Ages 7-10 Beginners/ Intermediate Machine and hand sewing skills will be taught, while you make cool school fashions and accessories Learn...

Cost: $250 for 10 weeks

Where:
parteaz
1860 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Parteaz
Telephone: 973-447-0616
Contact Name: Susan Donlan
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Frank Sole and Henry Nurenberg have been luminaries in the NJ Folk scene for more than 30 years. They have brought their passion for all musical genres from Jazz to Clssical to venues up and down...

Cost: Tickets $15, At Door $20, $10 Students With ID

Where:
Studio Yoga
2 Green Village Road
Madison, NJ  07940
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Sponsor: Studio Yoga
Telephone: 973-966-5311
Contact Name: Sandy Moreta
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Looking for some spooky fun ? Come see our Oasis Island of Terror! Visit our Back Woods Bayou: Walk through the Back Woods Bayou. Feel the experience of where reality ends and fiction...

Cost: Per Haunt

Where:
Oasis Family Farm
3 Circle Dr
Robbinsville, NJ  08691
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Sponsor: Oasis Family Farm
Telephone: 609-259-7031
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See Grammy® Award-winning singer-songwriters Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle live in concert! “Songs and Stories, Together Onstage” features the two esteemed artists sharing the stage for a...

Cost: $35-65

Where:
State Theatre
15 Livingston Avenue
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: 90.7 wfuv.org
Telephone: 732-246-7469
Contact Name: Kelly Blithe
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Prepare to "see" the invisible during this IMAX that will show you the magic and majesty of the objects, events, and creatures that exist literally all around you, but that you have...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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The creation of the first Rutgers Junior Knights Dance Team is for dancers and cheerleaders from ages 8 - 18. There are two groups divided by age. The Jr. Preps are ages 8 to12 and the Jr. Pros...

Cost: $150 Registration Fee

Where:
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ


Sponsor: The Junior Knights Dance Team
Telephone: 732.341.1765
Contact Name: Lou Jacobs
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This exhibition features over 50 examples of comtemporary pottery, created by American Indian Potters, all recent gifts from the Collection of Sonia and Victor Bauer

Cost: Admission $7.00-$10.00

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3705
Contact Name: Maria Gatewood
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The National Constitution Center honors the contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America during National Hispanic...

Cost: Programs are FREE with museum admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6759
Contact Name: Sarah Fergus
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Meet giant half-ton tortoises and marine iguanas that spit sea-salt from their noses. Dance with tropical albatrosses and hunt fishes with the colorful blue-footed boobies. Dive into the ocean...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Celebrate Italian-American heritage with bocce games, two stages of live entertainment, amusement rides, fireworks and, of course, tons of delicious Italian food. Friday: 3 - 11 pm...

Cost: Adults: $5; kids under 12: free

Where:
Mercer County Park
West Windsor, NJ


Telephone: 609-631-7544
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Step inside the cockpits of the museum's airplanes, helicopters, and a fire truck, and learn about how pilots fly and what the controls and instrumentations do. If you have any questions,...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
The Aviation Hall of Fame of New Jersey
400 Fred Wehran Road
Teterboro, NJ  07608
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Telephone: 201-288-6344
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Taste authentic Greek food and pastroes, watch traditional dance performances, listen to live music, go for a spin on amusement rides and more! Hours: Friday & Saturday - Noon to...

Cost: $2

Where:
Saint Barbara Greek Orthodox Church
2200 Church Road
Toms River, NJ  08753
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Telephone: 732-255-5525
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Enjoy a fun day of great food, entertainment and games for the kids. Th 6-9pm Fri 6-11pm Sat 1-11pm Sun 1-8pm

Cost: Free

Where:
St. Peter the Apostle
445 Fifth Ave.
River Edge, NJ
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Telephone: 201-261-3366
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An extraordinary journey to the top of the world, To The Arctic shows a mother polar bear and her two seven-month-old cubs navigating the changing Arctic wilderness they call home. Captivating,...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201.200.1000
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The Learning Experience® Child Development Center (TLE) at Wayne, NJ a premiere childcare provider with over 25 years of management experience! We're conveniently located on Hamburg Turnpike in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
TLE of Wayne
1784 Hamburg Turnpike
Wayne, NJ  07470
View map »


Telephone: 973.839.1515
Website »

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Gymnastics classes for ages 1.5 to 18 year old. Come join the fun! 4 Full Scale Locations in: - Roselle Park (1) - Garwood (1) - Westfield (2)

Cost: $35 +

Where:
, NJ


Telephone: 908-789-3392
Website »

More information

We have a lot of great things happening at Oasis Family Farm U-pick Pumpkin Patch Fall Sand Art Haunted Gem Mine Fossil Adventure and our FunZone!! The FunZone includes: 50 foot slide Zip...

Cost: Depends on Activites

Where:
Oasis Family Farm
3 Circle Dr
Robbinsville, NJ  08691
View map »


Sponsor: Oasis Family Farm
Telephone: 609-259-7301
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Play with a giant Rubik's Cube, marvel at the robots that can solve the Rubik's Cube faster than humans, and study artifacts that show the invention of the original Rubik's Cube in...

Cost: Adult $19.75; children $14.75

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Is your child under the age of 5? Participate in a developmental study with your child at the Seton Hall University Child Learning Lab! Participating is easy and fun and is just like playing a game...

Cost: none

Where:
Seton Hall University
400 South Orange Ave
South Orange , NJ  07079
View map »


Sponsor: Seton Hall University
Telephone: (973)275-2483
Contact Name: Child Learning Lab
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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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The National Constitution Center honors the contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America during National Hispanic...

Cost: Free, with admission to the museum

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »

More information

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

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton , NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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This dynamic and eclectic exhibition will feature the work of papermakers, sculptors, and innovators that explore the everyday object – paper. We interact with paper in many different forms...

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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The dinosaurs are back, and this summer, they’re bigger and badder than ever. Head to the Bronx Zoo for a prehistoric day of (animatronic) dino encounters, fossil digging, and more, plus...

Cost: $5.00; $3/Member

Where:
The Bronx Zoo
2300 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY  10460
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Telephone: 718-220-5100
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Bon Voyage: 200 Years of Luxury Travel brings to life several trips which the Livingston and Kean families took between 1780 and 1950. With the help of personal diaries and letters from family...

Cost: $6 - $10

Where:
Liberty Hall Museum
1003 Morris Ave
Union, NJ  07083
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Sponsor: Liberty Hall Museum
Telephone: 908-527-0400
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Could you survive as a wild animal living among the streets, sidewalks and sewer pipes of the urban jungle? Find out at Wildlife Challenge. You’ll crawl, climb and claw your way through...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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This program is for toddlers and their caregivers in our Education Discovery Lab, play with animal themed toys, interact with other visitors and meet an animal at 11:00 each Monday.

Cost: $8 adult; $5 child; 3 and under free

Where:
Bergen County Zoo
216 Forest Ave
Paramus, NJ
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Telephone: 201-262-3771
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The Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University is pleased to present “Strangers in a Strange Land,” an exhibition of Italian-language imprints published in America. The exhibition, curated by...

Cost: free

Where:
Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University
400 S. Orange Avenue
South Orange, NJ  07079
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Telephone: 973-275-2033
Contact Name: Jeanne Brasile
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This exhibition celebrates dogs in art from the nineteenth century to the present with a focus on British and American artists. All dog owners will attest to the unquestioned bond they share with...

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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The Center for Contemporary Art, in partnership with “You’re US,” will host a multi-media traveling exhibition opening on September 5th and running through October 25, 2014. The exhibition...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Journey Through Our Giant Corn Maze, Pick Your Own Activities: apples, pumpkins and lots more! Climb Our Giant Hay Pyramid, Crawl Through Our Long Hay Tunnel (kids just love this!), Visit and...

Cost: varies, see website

Where:
GPS: across fr 1 Chesterfield Dr. Chester NJ 07930
1 Alstede Farms Lane
Corner 84 County Rt. 513 S. (Old Route 24)
Chester, NJ  07930
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Sponsor: Alstede Farms
Telephone: 908-879-7189
Contact Name: Alstede Farms
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Gymnastics classes for ages 1.5 to 18 year old. Come join the fun! 4 Full Scale Locations in: - Roselle Park (1) - Garwood (1) - Westfield (2)

Cost: $35 +

Where:
, NJ


Telephone: 908-789-3392
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Before radio, TV, or the internet, there was political cartoonist Thomas Nast. Nast illustrated battles, Union and Confederate troop movements, and their activities throughout the Civil War....

Cost: $

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: 973-538-2404 ext. 16
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Deep discounts on costumes for adults & children! Large selection - Over 500 costumes! *Cash or check only* SAVE THE DATE - Saturday, Sept. 13th 10am - 5pm EARLY ENTRANCE to buy and special...

Cost: Free admission - Open to the Public **Cash or check only**

Where:
The Jumble Store
110 Walnut Avenue
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Sponsor: The Junior League of Elizabeth-Plainfield
Telephone: 908-276-0222
Contact Name: Store Manager
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Reeves-Reed Arboretum is excited to announce this new after school class. Taught by Master Gardener and Kids Gardening Expert Denise Barth, this class will be an opportunity to connect to the...

Cost: Members: $100 for 5 week series; Nonmembers: $125 for the 5 week series

Where:
Reeves-Reed Arboretum
165 Hobart Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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Fashion Sewing- September 18th- November 20th 5:00- 6:00 Ages 7-10 Beginners/ Intermediate Machine and hand sewing skills will be taught, while you make cool school fashions and accessories Learn...

Cost: $250 for 10 weeks

Where:
parteaz
1860 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Parteaz
Telephone: 973-447-0616
Contact Name: Susan Donlan
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Thomas Jefferson helped create a new nation based on individual freedom and self-government—yet he remained a slaveholder throughout his life. Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Annette Gordon-Reed...

Cost: $7.00 - $15.00

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: Sarah Fergus
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The creation of the first Rutgers Junior Knights Dance Team is for dancers and cheerleaders from ages 8 - 18. There are two groups divided by age. The Jr. Preps are ages 8 to12 and the Jr. Pros...

Cost: $150 Registration Fee

Where:
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ


Sponsor: The Junior Knights Dance Team
Telephone: 732.341.1765
Contact Name: Lou Jacobs
Website »

More information

The National Constitution Center honors the contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America during National Hispanic...

Cost: Programs are FREE with museum admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-409-6759
Contact Name: Sarah Fergus
Website »

More information

Prepare to "see" the invisible during this IMAX that will show you the magic and majesty of the objects, events, and creatures that exist literally all around you, but that you have...

Cost: Varies

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


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

More information

Meet giant half-ton tortoises and marine iguanas that spit sea-salt from their noses. Dance with tropical albatrosses and hunt fishes with the colorful blue-footed boobies. Dive into the ocean...

Cost: Varies

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


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

More information

An extraordinary journey to the top of the world, To The Arctic shows a mother polar bear and her two seven-month-old cubs navigating the changing Arctic wilderness they call home. Captivating,...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child

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


Telephone: 201.200.1000
Website »

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The Learning Experience® Child Development Center (TLE) at Wayne, NJ a premiere childcare provider with over 25 years of management experience! We're conveniently located on Hamburg Turnpike in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
TLE of Wayne
1784 Hamburg Turnpike
Wayne, NJ  07470
View map »


Telephone: 973.839.1515
Website »

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Gymnastics classes for ages 1.5 to 18 year old. Come join the fun! 4 Full Scale Locations in: - Roselle Park (1) - Garwood (1) - Westfield (2)

Cost: $35 +

Where:
, NJ


Telephone: 908-789-3392
Website »

More information

Is your child under the age of 5? Participate in a developmental study with your child at the Seton Hall University Child Learning Lab! Participating is easy and fun and is just like playing a game...

Cost: none

Where:
Seton Hall University
400 South Orange Ave
South Orange , NJ  07079
View map »


Sponsor: Seton Hall University
Telephone: (973)275-2483
Contact Name: Child Learning Lab
Website »

More information

Play with a giant Rubik's Cube, marvel at the robots that can solve the Rubik's Cube faster than humans, and study artifacts that show the invention of the original Rubik's Cube in...

Cost: Adult $19.75; children $14.75

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
View map »


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

More information

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

Cost: Free

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


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

More information

We have a lot of great things happening at Oasis Family Farm U-pick Pumpkin Patch Fall Sand Art Haunted Gem Mine Fossil Adventure and our FunZone!! The FunZone includes: 50 foot slide Zip...

Cost: Depends on Activites

Where:
Oasis Family Farm
3 Circle Dr
Robbinsville, NJ  08691
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Sponsor: Oasis Family Farm
Telephone: 609-259-7301
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Put your baby in a backpack and explore one of many wonderful Morris County area trails.

Cost: $2 per adult

Where:
Various Locations Throughout Morris County
, NJ


Telephone: 973-635-6629
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The National Constitution Center honors the contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America during National Hispanic...

Cost: Free, with admission to the museum

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »

More information

This dynamic and eclectic exhibition will feature the work of papermakers, sculptors, and innovators that explore the everyday object – paper. We interact with paper in many different forms...

Cost: Museum Admission

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

More information

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

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

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


Telephone: 609-292-6464
Website »

More information

Nature programs designed for children 3-5 years old. Each class covers a different seasonal topic and includes stories, simple crafts and outdoor exploration with a Teacher-Naturalist; children...

Cost: Class fee per child: $10 members/$15 non-members

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Reserve
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Telephone: 609-737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
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Could you survive as a wild animal living among the streets, sidewalks and sewer pipes of the urban jungle? Find out at Wildlife Challenge. You’ll crawl, climb and claw your way through...

Cost: Free with admission

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


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

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

Cost: $20/child per session

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
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The dinosaurs are back, and this summer, they’re bigger and badder than ever. Head to the Bronx Zoo for a prehistoric day of (animatronic) dino encounters, fossil digging, and more, plus...

Cost: $5.00; $3/Member

Where:
The Bronx Zoo
2300 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY  10460
View map »


Telephone: 718-220-5100
Website »

More information

Bon Voyage: 200 Years of Luxury Travel brings to life several trips which the Livingston and Kean families took between 1780 and 1950. With the help of personal diaries and letters from family...

Cost: $6 - $10

Where:
Liberty Hall Museum
1003 Morris Ave
Union, NJ  07083
View map »


Sponsor: Liberty Hall Museum
Telephone: 908-527-0400
Website »

More information

The Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University is pleased to present “Strangers in a Strange Land,” an exhibition of Italian-language imprints published in America. The exhibition, curated by...

Cost: free

Where:
Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University
400 S. Orange Avenue
South Orange, NJ  07079
View map »


Telephone: 973-275-2033
Contact Name: Jeanne Brasile
Website »

More information

This exhibition celebrates dogs in art from the nineteenth century to the present with a focus on British and American artists. All dog owners will attest to the unquestioned bond they share with...

Cost: Museum Admission

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

More information

The Center for Contemporary Art, in partnership with “You’re US,” will host a multi-media traveling exhibition opening on September 5th and running through October 25, 2014. The exhibition...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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More information

Get your locally Newark-grown produce at the Greater Newark Conservancy's Court Street Farm every Tuesday from 11:00am - 3:00pm. For more information, contact the conservancy at (973) 642-4646 or...

Cost: Prices for produce vary

Where:
Court Street Farm
138 Court Street
Newark , NJ  07103
View map »


Sponsor: Greater Newark Conservancy
Telephone: (973) 642-4646
Contact Name: Michele Robinson
Website »

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

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

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


Website »

More information

Gymnastics classes for ages 1.5 to 18 year old. Come join the fun! 4 Full Scale Locations in: - Roselle Park (1) - Garwood (1) - Westfield (2)

Cost: $35 +

Where:
, NJ


Telephone: 908-789-3392
Website »

More information

Before radio, TV, or the internet, there was political cartoonist Thomas Nast. Nast illustrated battles, Union and Confederate troop movements, and their activities throughout the Civil War....

Cost: $

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


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

More information

Deep discounts on costumes for adults & children! Large selection - Over 500 costumes! *Cash or check only* SAVE THE DATE - Saturday, Sept. 13th 10am - 5pm EARLY ENTRANCE to buy and special...

Cost: Free admission - Open to the Public **Cash or check only**

Where:
The Jumble Store
110 Walnut Avenue
Cranford, NJ  07016
View map »


Sponsor: The Junior League of Elizabeth-Plainfield
Telephone: 908-276-0222
Contact Name: Store Manager
Website »

More information

Reeves-Reed Arboretum is excited to announce this new after school class. Taught by Master Gardener and Kids Gardening Expert Denise Barth, this class will be an opportunity to connect to the...

Cost: Members: $100 for 5 week series; Nonmembers: $125 for the 5 week series

Where:
Reeves-Reed Arboretum
165 Hobart Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
View map »

More information

Get your locally Newark-grown produce every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 4:00pm - 6:30pm at the Greater Newark Conservancy and support our efforts in promoting community gardening and...

Cost: Prices for produce vary

Where:
Greater Newark Conservancy
32 Prince Street
Newark , NJ  07103
View map »


Sponsor: Greater Newark Conservancy
Telephone: (973) 642-4646
Contact Name: Michele Robinson
Website »

More information

Fashion Sewing- September 18th- November 20th 5:00- 6:00 Ages 7-10 Beginners/ Intermediate Machine and hand sewing skills will be taught, while you make cool school fashions and accessories Learn...

Cost: $250 for 10 weeks

Where:
parteaz
1860 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
View map »


Sponsor: Parteaz
Telephone: 973-447-0616
Contact Name: Susan Donlan
Website »

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College Benefits Research Group (CBRG) is sponsoring a free community workshop for parents of college-bound high school students on strategies for maximizing your family’s college financial aid...

Cost: Free

Where:
Cedar Grove Free Public Library
1 Municipal Plaza
Cedar Grove, NJ  07009
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Sponsor: College Benefits Research Group
Telephone: 888-802-2740
Contact Name: CBRG
Website »

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Meet giant half-ton tortoises and marine iguanas that spit sea-salt from their noses. Dance with tropical albatrosses and hunt fishes with the colorful blue-footed boobies. Dive into the ocean...

Cost: Varies

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


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

More information

The creation of the first Rutgers Junior Knights Dance Team is for dancers and cheerleaders from ages 8 - 18. There are two groups divided by age. The Jr. Preps are ages 8 to12 and the Jr. Pros...

Cost: $150 Registration Fee

Where:
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ


Sponsor: The Junior Knights Dance Team
Telephone: 732.341.1765
Contact Name: Lou Jacobs
Website »

More information

An extraordinary journey to the top of the world, To The Arctic shows a mother polar bear and her two seven-month-old cubs navigating the changing Arctic wilderness they call home. Captivating,...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child

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


Telephone: 201.200.1000
Website »

More information

The National Constitution Center honors the contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America during National Hispanic...

Cost: Programs are FREE with museum admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
View map »


Telephone: 215-409-6759
Contact Name: Sarah Fergus
Website »

More information

Prepare to "see" the invisible during this IMAX that will show you the magic and majesty of the objects, events, and creatures that exist literally all around you, but that you have...

Cost: Varies

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


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

More information

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The Learning Experience® Child Development Center (TLE) at Wayne, NJ a premiere childcare provider with over 25 years of management experience! We're conveniently located on Hamburg Turnpike in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
TLE of Wayne
1784 Hamburg Turnpike
Wayne, NJ  07470
View map »


Telephone: 973.839.1515
Website »

More information

Gymnastics classes for ages 1.5 to 18 year old. Come join the fun! 4 Full Scale Locations in: - Roselle Park (1) - Garwood (1) - Westfield (2)

Cost: $35 +

Where:
, NJ


Telephone: 908-789-3392
Website »

More information

We have a lot of great things happening at Oasis Family Farm U-pick Pumpkin Patch Fall Sand Art Haunted Gem Mine Fossil Adventure and our FunZone!! The FunZone includes: 50 foot slide Zip...

Cost: Depends on Activites

Where:
Oasis Family Farm
3 Circle Dr
Robbinsville, NJ  08691
View map »


Sponsor: Oasis Family Farm
Telephone: 609-259-7301
Website »

More information

Play with a giant Rubik's Cube, marvel at the robots that can solve the Rubik's Cube faster than humans, and study artifacts that show the invention of the original Rubik's Cube in...

Cost: Adult $19.75; children $14.75

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
View map »


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

More information

Is your child under the age of 5? Participate in a developmental study with your child at the Seton Hall University Child Learning Lab! Participating is easy and fun and is just like playing a game...

Cost: none

Where:
Seton Hall University
400 South Orange Ave
South Orange , NJ  07079
View map »


Sponsor: Seton Hall University
Telephone: (973)275-2483
Contact Name: Child Learning Lab
Website »

More information

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

Cost: Free

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


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

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The National Constitution Center honors the contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America during National Hispanic...

Cost: Free, with admission to the museum

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Preschool of Rock presents Fall Fiesta in Edgewater! Your Favorite Original Rockin' Music Class with a Twist! Preschool of Rock's high-energy children's music class is filled with drumming,...

Cost: $235

Where:
Professional Arts Academy
250 Old River Rd
Edgewater, NE  07020
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Sponsor: Preschool of Rock
Telephone: 732-205-1971
Contact Name: Kyle Pucciarello
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This dynamic and eclectic exhibition will feature the work of papermakers, sculptors, and innovators that explore the everyday object – paper. We interact with paper in many different forms...

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Children will work with Farmer's Market Manager Susan Beddia on the fourth Thursday of every month and do hands-on activities on the farm at Liberty Hall Museum! They'll learn about farming,...

Cost: $3.00 per child

Where:
Liberty Hall Museum
1003 Morris Ave
Union, NJ  07083
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Sponsor: Liberty Hall Museum Community Farmer's Market
Telephone: 908-527-0400
Contact Name: Susan Beddia
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Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton , NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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Discover a variety of these stone creatures hiding in the architecture on the University campus.Wednesday Walks are held on the first Wednesday from April to October, and feature a one hour stroll...

Cost: $7 adults; $5 Seniors, children and HSP memebers

Where:
Bainbridge House
158 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ  08542
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Sponsor: Historical Society of Princeton
Telephone: 160-992-16748102
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The dinosaurs are back, and this summer, they’re bigger and badder than ever. Head to the Bronx Zoo for a prehistoric day of (animatronic) dino encounters, fossil digging, and more, plus...

Cost: $5.00; $3/Member

Where:
The Bronx Zoo
2300 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY  10460
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Telephone: 718-220-5100
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Express Yourself Studios offers a Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning workshop 10am-12pm (on the hour)for toddlers. Children ages 2-5 are invited to play with paint, pinch...

Cost: $20/child per session

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
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Bon Voyage: 200 Years of Luxury Travel brings to life several trips which the Livingston and Kean families took between 1780 and 1950. With the help of personal diaries and letters from family...

Cost: $6 - $10

Where:
Liberty Hall Museum
1003 Morris Ave
Union, NJ  07083
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Sponsor: Liberty Hall Museum
Telephone: 908-527-0400
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The Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University is pleased to present “Strangers in a Strange Land,” an exhibition of Italian-language imprints published in America. The exhibition, curated by...

Cost: free

Where:
Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University
400 S. Orange Avenue
South Orange, NJ  07079
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Telephone: 973-275-2033
Contact Name: Jeanne Brasile
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This exhibition celebrates dogs in art from the nineteenth century to the present with a focus on British and American artists. All dog owners will attest to the unquestioned bond they share with...

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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The Center for Contemporary Art, in partnership with “You’re US,” will host a multi-media traveling exhibition opening on September 5th and running through October 25, 2014. The exhibition...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Journey Through Our Giant Corn Maze, Pick Your Own Activities: apples, pumpkins and lots more! Climb Our Giant Hay Pyramid, Crawl Through Our Long Hay Tunnel (kids just love this!), Visit and...

Cost: varies, see website

Where:
GPS: across fr 1 Chesterfield Dr. Chester NJ 07930
1 Alstede Farms Lane
Corner 84 County Rt. 513 S. (Old Route 24)
Chester, NJ  07930
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Sponsor: Alstede Farms
Telephone: 908-879-7189
Contact Name: Alstede Farms
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Gymnastics classes for ages 1.5 to 18 year old. Come join the fun! 4 Full Scale Locations in: - Roselle Park (1) - Garwood (1) - Westfield (2)

Cost: $35 +

Where:
, NJ


Telephone: 908-789-3392
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“Made in New Jersey: A Celebration of Decorative and Fine Arts” is currently on display in the second floor gallery at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum (MHHM). The exhibit honors the 350th New...

Cost: Adults $8; Seniors & Students $6; Children 6 – 12 $4. Members/children < 5 free

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood

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Before radio, TV, or the internet, there was political cartoonist Thomas Nast. Nast illustrated battles, Union and Confederate troop movements, and their activities throughout the Civil War....

Cost: $

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: 973-538-2404 ext. 16
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Nature programs designed for children 3-5 years old. Each class covers a different seasonal topic and includes stories, simple crafts and outdoor exploration with a Teacher-Naturalist; children...

Cost: Class fee per child: $10 members/$15 non-members

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Reserve
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Telephone: 609-737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
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Deep discounts on costumes for adults & children! Large selection - Over 500 costumes! *Cash or check only* SAVE THE DATE - Saturday, Sept. 13th 10am - 5pm EARLY ENTRANCE to buy and special...

Cost: Free admission - Open to the Public **Cash or check only**

Where:
The Jumble Store
110 Walnut Avenue
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Sponsor: The Junior League of Elizabeth-Plainfield
Telephone: 908-276-0222
Contact Name: Store Manager
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Reeves-Reed Arboretum is excited to announce this new after school class. Taught by Master Gardener and Kids Gardening Expert Denise Barth, this class will be an opportunity to connect to the...

Cost: Members: $100 for 5 week series; Nonmembers: $125 for the 5 week series

Where:
Reeves-Reed Arboretum
165 Hobart Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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Get your locally Newark-grown produce every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 4:00pm - 6:30pm at the Greater Newark Conservancy and support our efforts in promoting community gardening and...

Cost: Prices for produce vary

Where:
Greater Newark Conservancy
32 Prince Street
Newark , NJ  07103
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Sponsor: Greater Newark Conservancy
Telephone: (973) 642-4646
Contact Name: Michele Robinson
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Insectropolis presents Boo at the Zoo with Scooby-Doo The Mystery of The Missing Gold Beetle The Scooby gang visits the Bug Museum for Halloween. While on a tour, they discover that...

Cost: $9 per visiotr regardless of age

Where:
Insectropolis
1761 Rt 9
Toms River, NJ  08755
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Fashion Sewing- September 18th- November 20th 5:00- 6:00 Ages 7-10 Beginners/ Intermediate Machine and hand sewing skills will be taught, while you make cool school fashions and accessories Learn...

Cost: $250 for 10 weeks

Where:
parteaz
1860 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Parteaz
Telephone: 973-447-0616
Contact Name: Susan Donlan
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In the much-anticipated new book, The Roosevelts: An Intimate History (co-authored by acclaimed filmmaker Ken Burns), screenwriter and historian Geoffrey C. Ward offers a vivid and meticulously...

Cost: Free

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: Sarah Fergus
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Enjoy an evening of bingo, trivia, and name that tune, hosted by local kids' favorite DJ Josh.

Cost: Free

Where:
Molly Maguire's GastroPub
132 East River Rd
Rumson, NJ  07760
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Telephone: (732) 530-2882
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In this two hour jewelry making class, you get to keep as many pairs of earrings as you can make! Professional instruction by Georgene Novak of Georgene Novak Designs. Lots of fun! All supplies...

Cost: $35

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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Support group for parents of children with cerebral palsy. Participation is very limited to encourage discussion - so call to reserve your seat.

Cost: Free

Where:
Columbia Doctors Office
500 Grand Avenue
Englewood, NJ  07631
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Sponsor: Weinberg Family Cerebral Palsy Center
Telephone: 212-305-2700
Contact Name: Tracy Pickar
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A brand new production of Cole Porter's classic musical starring Kate Baldwin and Jason Danieley. Pistache, a Parisian cafe owner, decides to feature the scandalous dance, the Can-Can. But will her...

Cost: $28.00 - $99.00

Where:
Paper Mill Playhouse
22 Brookside Drive
Millburn, NJ  07041
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Telephone: 973.376.4343
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Discover the wonders of nature together through six weeks of walks, activities, and crafts. Sessions: Wed: 10-10:45 am Thurs: 9:45-10:30 am & 10:45-11:30 am

Cost: $55 per child for series

Where:
Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center
247 Southern Blvd.
Chatham, NJ  07928
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Telephone: 973-635-6629
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An extraordinary journey to the top of the world, To The Arctic shows a mother polar bear and her two seven-month-old cubs navigating the changing Arctic wilderness they call home. Captivating,...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201.200.1000
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The creation of the first Rutgers Junior Knights Dance Team is for dancers and cheerleaders from ages 8 - 18. There are two groups divided by age. The Jr. Preps are ages 8 to12 and the Jr. Pros...

Cost: $150 Registration Fee

Where:
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ


Sponsor: The Junior Knights Dance Team
Telephone: 732.341.1765
Contact Name: Lou Jacobs
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The National Constitution Center honors the contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America during National Hispanic...

Cost: Programs are FREE with museum admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6759
Contact Name: Sarah Fergus
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The Learning Experience® Child Development Center (TLE) at Wayne, NJ a premiere childcare provider with over 25 years of management experience! We're conveniently located on Hamburg Turnpike in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
TLE of Wayne
1784 Hamburg Turnpike
Wayne, NJ  07470
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Telephone: 973.839.1515
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Gymnastics classes for ages 1.5 to 18 year old. Come join the fun! 4 Full Scale Locations in: - Roselle Park (1) - Garwood (1) - Westfield (2)

Cost: $35 +

Where:
, NJ


Telephone: 908-789-3392
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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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Is your child under the age of 5? Participate in a developmental study with your child at the Seton Hall University Child Learning Lab! Participating is easy and fun and is just like playing a game...

Cost: none

Where:
Seton Hall University
400 South Orange Ave
South Orange , NJ  07079
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Sponsor: Seton Hall University
Telephone: (973)275-2483
Contact Name: Child Learning Lab
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Play with a giant Rubik's Cube, marvel at the robots that can solve the Rubik's Cube faster than humans, and study artifacts that show the invention of the original Rubik's Cube in...

Cost: Adult $19.75; children $14.75

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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We have a lot of great things happening at Oasis Family Farm U-pick Pumpkin Patch Fall Sand Art Haunted Gem Mine Fossil Adventure and our FunZone!! The FunZone includes: 50 foot slide Zip...

Cost: Depends on Activites

Where:
Oasis Family Farm
3 Circle Dr
Robbinsville, NJ  08691
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Sponsor: Oasis Family Farm
Telephone: 609-259-7301
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The National Constitution Center honors the contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America during National Hispanic...

Cost: Free, with admission to the museum

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Join Reeves-Reed Arboretum for a fall trip to Duke Farms in Hillsborough. Explore waterfalls, gardens, walking trails, bicycling, and more. Details to follow on our website at...

Cost: TBD

Where:
Duke Farms
1112 Dukes Parkway West
Hillsborough Township, NJ  08844
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Sponsor: Reeves-Reed Arboretum
Telephone: 908-273-8787, X1414
Contact Name: Joyce Zemsky
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Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

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


Telephone: 609-292-6464
Website »

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This dynamic and eclectic exhibition will feature the work of papermakers, sculptors, and innovators that explore the everyday object – paper. We interact with paper in many different forms...

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Join a watercolor painting class with Peggy Dressel.

Cost: see website

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: kelli cheval
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Express Yourself Studios offers a Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning workshop 10am-12pm (on the hour)for toddlers. Children ages 2-5 are invited to play with paint, pinch...

Cost: $20/child per session

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
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Whoo Consigns is a seasonal kids consignment sale held in Wayne, NJ. It's a well organized resale event that brings together consigners looking to sell new and used children’s items with shoppers...

Cost: 0

Where:
Wayne PAL Building
1 PAL Drive
Wayne, NJ  07470
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Sponsor: Whoo Consigns
Telephone: 973-692-8850
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The dinosaurs are back, and this summer, they’re bigger and badder than ever. Head to the Bronx Zoo for a prehistoric day of (animatronic) dino encounters, fossil digging, and more, plus...

Cost: $5.00; $3/Member

Where:
The Bronx Zoo
2300 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY  10460
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Telephone: 718-220-5100
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Bon Voyage: 200 Years of Luxury Travel brings to life several trips which the Livingston and Kean families took between 1780 and 1950. With the help of personal diaries and letters from family...

Cost: $6 - $10

Where:
Liberty Hall Museum
1003 Morris Ave
Union, NJ  07083
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Sponsor: Liberty Hall Museum
Telephone: 908-527-0400
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Join Mr. Jared for a FREE Mommy & Me Jam Session. Class will incorporate sing alongs, storytelling, instrument play and dancing! Jammin' with Jared LLC is a new music enrichment program gaining...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bloom Yoga NJ
13-20 River Rd.
Fair Lawn, NJ  07410
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The Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University is pleased to present “Strangers in a Strange Land,” an exhibition of Italian-language imprints published in America. The exhibition, curated by...

Cost: free

Where:
Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University
400 S. Orange Avenue
South Orange, NJ  07079
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Telephone: 973-275-2033
Contact Name: Jeanne Brasile
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This exhibition celebrates dogs in art from the nineteenth century to the present with a focus on British and American artists. All dog owners will attest to the unquestioned bond they share with...

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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The Center for Contemporary Art, in partnership with “You’re US,” will host a multi-media traveling exhibition opening on September 5th and running through October 25, 2014. The exhibition...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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Support local farmers and get your Newark-grown produce every Thursday at the PSE&G Plaza Farmer's Market from 11:00am - 2:00pm. For more information, contact the Greater Newark Conservancy at...

Cost: Prices for produce vary

Where:
PSE&G Plaza
80 Park Plaza
Newark , NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Greater Newark Conservancy
Telephone: (973) 642-4646
Contact Name: Michele Robinson
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A weekly farmer's market will take place every Thursday, featuring New Jersey-fresh produce, meat, and poultry. Food trucks will also be on hand to sell lunch.

Cost: Free

Where:
Liberty Hall Museum
1003 Morris Avenue
Union, NJ  07083
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Sponsor: Liberty Hall Museum
Telephone: 908-527-0400
Contact Name: Bill Schroh
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Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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An exhibition of artworks made from trees downed by Hurricane Sandy in 2012 from Thomas Edison’s estate, Glenmont, in Llewellyn Park. A joint program of the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD),...

Cost: free

Where:
ValleyArts Firehouse Gallery
580 Forest St
Orange, NJ
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Sponsor: Thomas Edison National Historical Park and ValleyArts
Telephone: 973-736-0550
Contact Name: Thomas Edison National Historical Park
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Gymnastics classes for ages 1.5 to 18 year old. Come join the fun! 4 Full Scale Locations in: - Roselle Park (1) - Garwood (1) - Westfield (2)

Cost: $35 +

Where:
, NJ


Telephone: 908-789-3392
Website »

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Before radio, TV, or the internet, there was political cartoonist Thomas Nast. Nast illustrated battles, Union and Confederate troop movements, and their activities throughout the Civil War....

Cost: $

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: 973-538-2404 ext. 16
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“Made in New Jersey: A Celebration of Decorative and Fine Arts” is currently on display in the second floor gallery at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum (MHHM). The exhibit honors the 350th New...

Cost: Adults $8; Seniors & Students $6; Children 6 – 12 $4. Members/children < 5 free

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood

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MUSIKGARTEN CYCLE OF SEASONS: (45 min) 3 to 5+ years* Celebrates the seasons through singing, moving and talking. Activities encourage your child’s imagination and independence. Musikgarten is a...

Cost: 20

Where:
Cornerstone Music Studios
358 Sweetmans Lane
Millstone Township, NJ  08535
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Telephone: 732-446-1919
Contact Name: Laura Wittman
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One lucky military man or woman in the service or has served will win an all expenses paid Dream Wedding of a lifetime! The “American Dream Military Wedding” Contest is open to military...

Cost: free

Where:
Diamond Dream Fine Jewelers
12 Mine Brook Road
Bernardsville,, NJ  07924
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Deep discounts on costumes for adults & children! Large selection - Over 500 costumes! *Cash or check only* SAVE THE DATE - Saturday, Sept. 13th 10am - 5pm EARLY ENTRANCE to buy and special...

Cost: Free admission - Open to the Public **Cash or check only**

Where:
The Jumble Store
110 Walnut Avenue
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Sponsor: The Junior League of Elizabeth-Plainfield
Telephone: 908-276-0222
Contact Name: Store Manager
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Reeves-Reed Arboretum is excited to announce this new after school class. Taught by Master Gardener and Kids Gardening Expert Denise Barth, this class will be an opportunity to connect to the...

Cost: Members: $100 for 5 week series; Nonmembers: $125 for the 5 week series

Where:
Reeves-Reed Arboretum
165 Hobart Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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In this two part workshop, children will see the Arboretum from a totally different perspective. Using single use cameras, participants will explore the Arboretum by shooting photos in different...

Cost: Member Price: $55.00; Non-Member Price: $70.00

Where:
Reeves-Reed Arboretum
165 Hobart Avenue
Summit, NJ
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Telephone: 908-273-8787
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Get your locally Newark-grown produce every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 4:00pm - 6:30pm at the Greater Newark Conservancy and support our efforts in promoting community gardening and...

Cost: Prices for produce vary

Where:
Greater Newark Conservancy
32 Prince Street
Newark , NJ  07103
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Sponsor: Greater Newark Conservancy
Telephone: (973) 642-4646
Contact Name: Michele Robinson
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Students create realistic pieces or let their imaginations go as they learn how to use non-toxic acrylics on canvas boards. Young artists will produce colorful works as they learn the basics of...

Cost: $140.00 + $15.00 supply fee

Where:
Watchung Arts Center
18 Stirling Road
Watchung, NJ  07069
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Sponsor: Watchung Arts Center
Telephone: (908) 753-0190
Contact Name: Joe Higgins
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Fashion Sewing- September 18th- November 20th 5:00- 6:00 Ages 7-10 Beginners/ Intermediate Machine and hand sewing skills will be taught, while you make cool school fashions and accessories Learn...

Cost: $250 for 10 weeks

Where:
parteaz
1860 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Parteaz
Telephone: 973-447-0616
Contact Name: Susan Donlan
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Learn about figure drawing with Laurie Harden.

Cost: see website

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: kelli cheval
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Insectropolis presents Boo at the Zoo with Scooby-Doo The Mystery of The Missing Gold Beetle The Scooby gang visits the Bug Museum for Halloween. While on a tour, they discover that...

Cost: $9 per visiotr regardless of age

Where:
Insectropolis
1761 Rt 9
Toms River, NJ  08755
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Learn the ins and outs of painting and drawing with Abby McBride.

Cost: see website

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: kelli cheval
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Join the Great Swamp Watershed Association (GSWA) and landscape architect Tony Berardo for an exploration of the philosophical, aesthetic, and practical elements of creating a small-space "refuge"...

Cost: $10/adult

Where:
Great Swamp Watershed Association
568 Tempe Wick Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Great Swamp Watershed Association
Telephone: (973) 538-3500 x22
Contact Name: Steve Reynolds
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New Jersey Bariatric Center Weight Loss Seminar. Register now at http://www.njbariatriccenter.com/news-events/events/free-seminar/

Cost: FREE

Where:
Woodbridge Hilton
120 Wood Ave. South
Iselin, NJ  08830
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Socialize, engage your mind and make new friends at the Book Club. Bring your suggestions for future book selections. Call 1-877-HOLY-NAME (1-877-465-9626) Prompt #5 to register.

Cost: Free

Where:
Holy Name Medical Center
718 Teaneck Road
Teaneck, NJ  07666
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Sponsor: Holy Name Medical Center
Telephone: 1-877-465-9626, #5
Contact Name: Nina-Marie Alvarez, BSN, RN
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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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Spend some intimate time with America’s Queen of the double entendre. Naughty? Yes, in a fun-loving way with a wink or two, that’s never graphic or obscene. Take delight in the woman who...

Cost: $45 General Public

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3706
Contact Name: Kelli Cheval
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A brand new production of Cole Porter's classic musical starring Kate Baldwin and Jason Danieley. Pistache, a Parisian cafe owner, decides to feature the scandalous dance, the Can-Can. But will her...

Cost: $28.00 - $99.00

Where:
Paper Mill Playhouse
22 Brookside Drive
Millburn, NJ  07041
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Telephone: 973.376.4343
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An extraordinary journey to the top of the world, To The Arctic shows a mother polar bear and her two seven-month-old cubs navigating the changing Arctic wilderness they call home. Captivating,...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201.200.1000
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The creation of the first Rutgers Junior Knights Dance Team is for dancers and cheerleaders from ages 8 - 18. There are two groups divided by age. The Jr. Preps are ages 8 to12 and the Jr. Pros...

Cost: $150 Registration Fee

Where:
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ


Sponsor: The Junior Knights Dance Team
Telephone: 732.341.1765
Contact Name: Lou Jacobs
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The National Constitution Center honors the contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America during National Hispanic...

Cost: Programs are FREE with museum admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6759
Contact Name: Sarah Fergus
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Discover the wonders of nature together through six weeks of walks, activities, and crafts. Sessions: Wed: 10-10:45 am Thurs: 9:45-10:30 am & 10:45-11:30 am

Cost: $55 per child for series

Where:
Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center
247 Southern Blvd.
Chatham, NJ  07928
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Telephone: 973-635-6629
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The Learning Experience® Child Development Center (TLE) at Wayne, NJ a premiere childcare provider with over 25 years of management experience! We're conveniently located on Hamburg Turnpike in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
TLE of Wayne
1784 Hamburg Turnpike
Wayne, NJ  07470
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Telephone: 973.839.1515
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Gymnastics classes for ages 1.5 to 18 year old. Come join the fun! 4 Full Scale Locations in: - Roselle Park (1) - Garwood (1) - Westfield (2)

Cost: $35 +

Where:
, NJ


Telephone: 908-789-3392
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Play with a giant Rubik's Cube, marvel at the robots that can solve the Rubik's Cube faster than humans, and study artifacts that show the invention of the original Rubik's Cube in...

Cost: Adult $19.75; children $14.75

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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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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We have a lot of great things happening at Oasis Family Farm U-pick Pumpkin Patch Fall Sand Art Haunted Gem Mine Fossil Adventure and our FunZone!! The FunZone includes: 50 foot slide Zip...

Cost: Depends on Activites

Where:
Oasis Family Farm
3 Circle Dr
Robbinsville, NJ  08691
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Sponsor: Oasis Family Farm
Telephone: 609-259-7301
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Is your child under the age of 5? Participate in a developmental study with your child at the Seton Hall University Child Learning Lab! Participating is easy and fun and is just like playing a game...

Cost: none

Where:
Seton Hall University
400 South Orange Ave
South Orange , NJ  07079
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Sponsor: Seton Hall University
Telephone: (973)275-2483
Contact Name: Child Learning Lab
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The National Constitution Center honors the contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America during National Hispanic...

Cost: Free, with admission to the museum

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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MUSIKGARTEN FAMILY MUSIC FOR BABIES: (30 min) Birth to 15+ months* Teaches you to play musically with your baby and develop your baby’s listening skills and connection to music. Musikgarten is a...

Cost: 20

Where:
Cornerstone Music Studios
358 Sweetmans Lane
Millstone Township, NJ  08535
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Telephone: 732-446-1919
Contact Name: Laura Wittman
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This dynamic and eclectic exhibition will feature the work of papermakers, sculptors, and innovators that explore the everyday object – paper. We interact with paper in many different forms...

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

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

Cost: $20/child per session

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
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Whoo Consigns is a seasonal kids consignment sale held in Wayne, NJ. It's a well organized resale event that brings together consigners looking to sell new and used children’s items with shoppers...

Cost: 0

Where:
Wayne PAL Building
1 PAL Drive
Wayne, NJ  07470
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Sponsor: Whoo Consigns
Telephone: 973-692-8850
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The dinosaurs are back, and this summer, they’re bigger and badder than ever. Head to the Bronx Zoo for a prehistoric day of (animatronic) dino encounters, fossil digging, and more, plus...

Cost: $5.00; $3/Member

Where:
The Bronx Zoo
2300 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY  10460
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Telephone: 718-220-5100
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Bring your youngest naturalist to explore the trails of Schiff Nature Preserve in the fall. With a different theme every week, this 4 week series is designed to bring an awareness of the natural...

Cost: $40/child-parent pair members; $60/child-parent pair nonmembers for 4 sessions

Where:
Schiff Nature Preserve
339 Pleasant Valley Rd.
Mendham, NJ  07945
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Sponsor: Schiff Nature Preserve
Telephone: 973-543-6004
Contact Name: Jeanne Rice
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Bon Voyage: 200 Years of Luxury Travel brings to life several trips which the Livingston and Kean families took between 1780 and 1950. With the help of personal diaries and letters from family...

Cost: $6 - $10

Where:
Liberty Hall Museum
1003 Morris Ave
Union, NJ  07083
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Sponsor: Liberty Hall Museum
Telephone: 908-527-0400
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Preschool of Rock presents Fall Fiesta in Jersey City! Your Favorite Original Rockin' Music Class with a Twist! Preschool of Rock's high-energy children's music class is filled with drumming,...

Cost: $235

Where:
Next Step Broadway
233 9th Street
Jersey City, NE  07302
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Sponsor: Preschool of Rock
Telephone: 732-205-1971
Contact Name: Kyle Pucciarello
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The Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University is pleased to present “Strangers in a Strange Land,” an exhibition of Italian-language imprints published in America. The exhibition, curated by...

Cost: free

Where:
Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University
400 S. Orange Avenue
South Orange, NJ  07079
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Telephone: 973-275-2033
Contact Name: Jeanne Brasile
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This exhibition celebrates dogs in art from the nineteenth century to the present with a focus on British and American artists. All dog owners will attest to the unquestioned bond they share with...

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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The Center for Contemporary Art, in partnership with “You’re US,” will host a multi-media traveling exhibition opening on September 5th and running through October 25, 2014. The exhibition...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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A Postpartum Circle for New Mothers and Their Babies - 8 week series Come together in sacred circle to meet new moms, share stories and experiences, and to discuss various topics related to your...

Cost: $120/$20 drop-in

Where:
Montclair B.A.B.Y.
113 Walnut Street
Montclair, NJ  07042
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Sponsor: Montclair B.A.B.Y.
Telephone: 973-370-0765
Contact Name: Kelli DeFlora
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Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Journey Through Our Giant Corn Maze, Pick Your Own Activities: apples, pumpkins and lots more! Climb Our Giant Hay Pyramid, Crawl Through Our Long Hay Tunnel (kids just love this!), Visit and...

Cost: varies, see website

Where:
GPS: across fr 1 Chesterfield Dr. Chester NJ 07930
1 Alstede Farms Lane
Corner 84 County Rt. 513 S. (Old Route 24)
Chester, NJ  07930
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Sponsor: Alstede Farms
Telephone: 908-879-7189
Contact Name: Alstede Farms
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The exhibition features more than 40 of Parker’s original drawings for the books “Bugs” (1987) and “Frogs, Toads, Lizards, and Salamanders” (1990). Flying, jumping, crawling animals...

Cost: Free-$6

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 848-932-7237
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Gymnastics classes for ages 1.5 to 18 year old. Come join the fun! 4 Full Scale Locations in: - Roselle Park (1) - Garwood (1) - Westfield (2)

Cost: $35 +

Where:
, NJ


Telephone: 908-789-3392
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Before radio, TV, or the internet, there was political cartoonist Thomas Nast. Nast illustrated battles, Union and Confederate troop movements, and their activities throughout the Civil War....

Cost: $

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: 973-538-2404 ext. 16
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Deep discounts on costumes for adults & children! Large selection - Over 500 costumes! *Cash or check only* SAVE THE DATE - Saturday, Sept. 13th 10am - 5pm EARLY ENTRANCE to buy and special...

Cost: Free admission - Open to the Public **Cash or check only**

Where:
The Jumble Store
110 Walnut Avenue
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Sponsor: The Junior League of Elizabeth-Plainfield
Telephone: 908-276-0222
Contact Name: Store Manager
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Reeves-Reed Arboretum is excited to announce this new after school class. Taught by Master Gardener and Kids Gardening Expert Denise Barth, this class will be an opportunity to connect to the...

Cost: Members: $100 for 5 week series; Nonmembers: $125 for the 5 week series

Where:
Reeves-Reed Arboretum
165 Hobart Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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An experiential class with an emphasis on creativity and self-awareness through visual expression. The course will explore color, texture, line and shape with various media: tempera, watercolor,...

Cost: $65

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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Ever wonder how others make their drawing look right? Then this course is for you. This course will cover the use of under-drawing, one point (parallel), two point perspective (angular), and...

Cost: $99

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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Carnival games and attractions are only a few of the ways to take part in Kinderfest this year! Rain or shine, the festival also offers a variety of rides and crafts.

Cost: Free (though additional charge for tickets for rides and attractions)

Where:
Our Lady of the Lake Church
32 Lakeside Avenue
Verona, NJ  07044
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Telephone: (973) 239-5696
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Insectropolis presents Boo at the Zoo with Scooby-Doo The Mystery of The Missing Gold Beetle The Scooby gang visits the Bug Museum for Halloween. While on a tour, they discover that...

Cost: $9 per visiotr regardless of age

Where:
Insectropolis
1761 Rt 9
Toms River, NJ  08755
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Visitors can enjoy exclusive after-hours museum access, complimentary refreshments, and discounted access to Slavery at Jefferson’s Monticello during this special First Friday event.

Cost: $5.00

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
Contact Name: Sarah Fergus
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Fashion Sewing- September 18th- November 20th 5:00- 6:00 Ages 7-10 Beginners/ Intermediate Machine and hand sewing skills will be taught, while you make cool school fashions and accessories Learn...

Cost: $250 for 10 weeks

Where:
parteaz
1860 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Parteaz
Telephone: 973-447-0616
Contact Name: Susan Donlan
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When the sun goes down, go on hayrides, explore the corn maze, pick your own pumpkins and warm up by a campfire while listening to country music.

Cost: $15.95 children; $17.95 adults

Where:
Alstede Farms
1 Chesterfield Drive
Chester, NJ  07930
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Telephone: 908-879-7189
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Parents, you can drop off your kids and enjoy an evening out, or stay and watch your kids climb to the top. Children will have the opportunity to start climbing or continue their love for...

Cost: $15/child, includes harness

Where:
Elite Climbing
67 Old Kings Highway
Maple Shade, NJ  08052
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Telephone: 856-273-1370
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Parents, you can drop off your kids and enjoy an evening out or stay and watch your kids climb to the top. Children will have the opportunity to start climbing or continue their love for...

Cost: $15

Where:
Elite Climbing
67 Old Kings Highway
Maple Shade, NJ  08052
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Telephone: 856-273-1370
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Ages 5+up NEW! PJ Party Hang out for 2 glorious hours in our “tie-dye for” party room Choose your activities: Manicures, Glitter Tattoos, Themed Crafts, Hair Beading, reading mags or watching...

Cost: see description

Where:
parteaz
1860 Springfield Ave.
maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: parteaz
Telephone: 973-447-0616
Contact Name: susan Donlan
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Explore the corn maze (bring your flashlight!), hop on a hayride, pick your own pumpkins, dance to country music and roast marshmallows around the campfire.

Cost: $17.95/adult; $15.95/child

Where:
Alstede Farms
1 Chesterfield Drive
Chester, NJ
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Telephone: 908-879-7189
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Join us for an evening of stories and activities at the library! Wear your PJ’s and bring a stuffed animal friend to listen to the story with you.

Cost: Free

Where:
Madison Public Library
39 Keep Street
Madison, NJ  07940
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Telephone: 973-377-0722 ext. 3
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Take a fun, mysterious journey into a shadowy, prehistoric world. Explore the dark woods and haunted trails of Snake Hill. Celebrate at the Dinosaur Dance Party, make s'mores and sing around the...

Cost: $35 in advance, $39 at the box office

Where:
Field Station: Dinosaurs
One Dinosaur Way
Secaucus, NJ  07094
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The Stadium’s baseball team has a problem. Its players keep turning up missing and its owners are having trouble keeping players in the draft. This Halloween season, the stadium has issued a call...

Cost: $15

Where:
Skyland Stadium
94 Championship Place
Augusta, NJ  07822
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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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A brand new production of Cole Porter's classic musical starring Kate Baldwin and Jason Danieley. Pistache, a Parisian cafe owner, decides to feature the scandalous dance, the Can-Can. But will her...

Cost: $28.00 - $99.00

Where:
Paper Mill Playhouse
22 Brookside Drive
Millburn, NJ  07041
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Telephone: 973.376.4343
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See comedian Wayne Brady in his State Theatre debut! For more than a decade, Wayne Brady has entertained audiences with his acting, improv, singing, and dancing on stage, on television and in...

Cost: Tickets: $65 / $55 / $45 / $35

Where:
State Theatre
15 Livingston Ave
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 732-246-7469

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Singer-songwriter Sloan Wainwright has an easy command of a variety of styles, including pop, folk, jazz and blues. Opener The Wag is a four-piece band that performs original songs. Wheelchair...

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 Chair
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Spend some intimate time with America’s Queen of the double entendre. Naughty? Yes, in a fun-loving way with a wink or two, that’s never graphic or obscene. Take delight in the woman who...

Cost: $45 General Public

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3706
Contact Name: Kelli Cheval
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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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One of the many activities sponsored by The Folk Project. Held virtually every Friday evening, except around Christmas and when we're at Getaway. Second Friday is usually Open Stage. Evening...

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 Chair
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See comedian Wayne Brady in his State Theatre debut! For more than a decade, Wayne Brady has entertained audiences with his acting, improv, singing, and dancing on stage, on television and in film....

Cost: $35-65

Where:
State Theatre
15 Livingston Avenue
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 732-246-7469
Contact Name: Kelly Blithe
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The creation of the first Rutgers Junior Knights Dance Team is for dancers and cheerleaders from ages 8 - 18. There are two groups divided by age. The Jr. Preps are ages 8 to12 and the Jr. Pros...

Cost: $150 Registration Fee

Where:
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ


Sponsor: The Junior Knights Dance Team
Telephone: 732.341.1765
Contact Name: Lou Jacobs
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An extraordinary journey to the top of the world, To The Arctic shows a mother polar bear and her two seven-month-old cubs navigating the changing Arctic wilderness they call home. Captivating,...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201.200.1000
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The National Constitution Center honors the contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America during National Hispanic...

Cost: Programs are FREE with museum admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6759
Contact Name: Sarah Fergus
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The Learning Experience® Child Development Center (TLE) at Wayne, NJ a premiere childcare provider with over 25 years of management experience! We're conveniently located on Hamburg Turnpike in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
TLE of Wayne
1784 Hamburg Turnpike
Wayne, NJ  07470
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Telephone: 973.839.1515
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Challenge yourself in Mendham at the Fifth Annual Harvest Hustle USATF-NJ Grand Prix event! Runners and walkers alike will enjoy the route through historic Mendham Borough. The scenic 5K course...

Cost: $25 5K Run (Pre Registered); $12 Fun Run (Pre Registered)

Where:
Mendham Borough Park
Park Ave and Mountain Ave
Mendham, NJ  07945
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Sponsor: Mendham Borough HSA
Contact Name: Amy Johanson
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Race starts 8:00 AM, Awards 9:30 AM Take Great Strides for Animal Charity! Walk, Run, Heel $30 per runner/walker, pre-registered. $35 on race day To register: http://events.raceforum.com/events/7251

Cost: $30 per runner/walker, pre-registered. $35 on race day

Where:
Pier Village
1 Chelsea Avenue
Long Branch, NJ  07740
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With the addition of a Kid Zone this year, there is even more entertainment for the whole family! The car show will be sure to amaze, and the magician will be sure to dazzle!

Where:
Station Avenue
Haddon Heights, NJ  08035


Telephone: (856) 546-1129
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Monthly Seminar for first time home buyers. Bring all of your questions about the process of purchasing a home. I can also be reached via email kcharne@jerseymortgage.com

Cost: Free

Where:
All of NJ
, NJ


Sponsor: Kimberly Charne, Jersey Mortgage Company
Telephone: 917-968-9823
Contact Name: Kimberly Charne
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Gymnastics classes for ages 1.5 to 18 year old. Come join the fun! 4 Full Scale Locations in: - Roselle Park (1) - Garwood (1) - Westfield (2)

Cost: $35 +

Where:
, NJ


Telephone: 908-789-3392
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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. Theme and prizes change monthly. Enjoy a...

Cost: $10

Where:
Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris County Park Commission
Telephone: 973.326.7603
Contact Name: Frelinghuysen Arboretum
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Adobe Photoshop is fun and exciting! Students are taught the fundamentals of Adobe Photoshop using youth oriented project, such as putting costumes on superheroes and fashion models.

Cost: $79

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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The course is designed to help students achieve greater success in school. Learn how to manage their time and personal space. Students also learn how to improve their listening, note taking,...

Cost: $90

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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Rock out at Liberty Science Center with this new exhibit from the National Guitar Museum. Make music at instrument "play" stations, try out custom video games, and see the...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
Liberty State Park
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Trace the evolution of the guitar through the centuries. Experiment with the science of sound and jam on our playables. Featured items include the world’s largest guitar, the world’s...

Cost: $19.75/adult, $14.75/child

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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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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In this class students learn how to sew using a commercial sewing pattern. Students begin by sewing a pair of pull on pajama shorts, followed by a flirty summer skirt and complete this fun filled...

Cost: $175

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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Play with a giant Rubik's Cube, marvel at the robots that can solve the Rubik's Cube faster than humans, and study artifacts that show the invention of the original Rubik's Cube in...

Cost: Adult $19.75; children $14.75

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Students practice their reading, writing skills and math geared towards the PARCC assessment format through use of computers.

Cost: $150

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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West Windsor Community Farmers Market Events through June 2014 West Windsor, NJ, May 22, 2014 —Please visit www.westwindsorfarmersmarket.org for up to date weekly events and our complete farm...

Cost: free

Where:
Vaughn Drive Parking Lot
Vaughn Drive Commuter Parking Lot at the Princeton Junction Train Station
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Sponsor: West Windsor Community Farmers Market
Telephone: 609-933-4452
Contact Name: Chris Cirkus
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We have a lot of great things happening at Oasis Family Farm U-pick Pumpkin Patch Fall Sand Art Haunted Gem Mine Fossil Adventure and our FunZone!! The FunZone includes: 50 foot slide Zip...

Cost: Depends on Activites

Where:
Oasis Family Farm
3 Circle Dr
Robbinsville, NJ  08691
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Sponsor: Oasis Family Farm
Telephone: 609-259-7301
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A fun-filled literacy based program! This program experience combines reading and writing, along with other fun activities. This is an amazing opportunity for your child to explore the world,...

Cost: $90

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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Come explore different aspects of living well through activities inspired by our environment, personal growth, fitness, and nutrition. Create exciting new projects using recycled materials, engage...

Cost: $80

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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"Guitar: The Instrument that Rocked the World" traces the instrument's evolution from 3,000 BCE to the present. Explore 60+ rare instruments such as early Fenders and Martins, then experiment with...

Cost: Free with admission.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-200-1000
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The National Constitution Center honors the contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America during National Hispanic...

Cost: Free, with admission to the museum

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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The Delaware and Raritan Canal is iconic to central New Jersey, and a great place to find a wide variety of birds. Bring binoculars, bottled water and a snack, and bring your own kayak if you have...

Cost: $5 per person members; $7 per person non-members

Where:
D&R Canal
To Be Announced
, NJ
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Telephone: 609-897-9400
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We invite you to learn about Oak Knoll, a Catholic independent school, with an Upper School of all girls, grades 7 to 12 When you join us for an Open House, you will have the opportunity to meet...

Cost: free

Where:
Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child
44 Blackburn Road
Summit, NJ  07901
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If you love the game Minecraft, but always wanted to design your own characters this class is for you. Learn the basics 3D modeling and import your unique creations into your favorite Minecraft...

Cost: $140

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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This dynamic and eclectic exhibition will feature the work of papermakers, sculptors, and innovators that explore the everyday object – paper. We interact with paper in many different forms...

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton , NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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Don’t miss our Live Music Series, presented by the new exhibition, "Guitar: The Instrument That Rocked the World." Enjoy performances by rock, jazz, blues, classical, and kindie bands in an...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Escape to the beautiful gardens of New Jersey for the weekend and enjoy a hayride or the tales of a story teller!

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey Botanical Gardens (Ringwood State Park)
2 Morris Road
Ringwood, NJ  07456
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Telephone: (718) 755-2990 or (201) 280-8359
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Free College Planning Workshop Date: Saturday, October 4, 2014 Time: 10am-11:30am Venue: West Caldwell Public Library Address: 30 Clinton Road, West Caldwell, NJ 07006 Free educational seminar...

Cost: Free

Where:
West Caldwell Public Library
30 Clinton Road
West Caldwell, NJ  07006
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Sponsor: Ducerus
Telephone: 973-218-6250
Contact Name: Chrstine Bove
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A 5k walk for Autism and a 100-vehicle classical car show are among the highlights of this festival! Complete with rides, games, facing painting, balloon art and so much more! (Rain Date: 10/5/2014)

Cost: Free Parking, $10.00 Wristband for rides

Where:
Samuel S. Yellin School
111 Warwick Road
Stratford, NJ  08084
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Telephone: (856) 784-9534
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The dinosaurs are back, and this summer, they’re bigger and badder than ever. Head to the Bronx Zoo for a prehistoric day of (animatronic) dino encounters, fossil digging, and more, plus...

Cost: $5.00; $3/Member

Where:
The Bronx Zoo
2300 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY  10460
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Telephone: 718-220-5100
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Express Yourself Studios offers a Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning workshop 10am-12pm (on the hour)for toddlers. Children ages 2-5 are invited to play with paint, pinch...

Cost: $20/child per session

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
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Explore the giant corn maze, pick your own pumpkins, feed farm animals, ride a wagon train and much more.

Cost: $

Where:
Alstede Farms
1 Chesterfield Drive
Chester, NJ  07930
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Telephone: 908-879-7189
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This special event features hundreds of local artists from many different crafts and their work will be avalible for viewing and purchasing. There will be tons of pumpkin carving demonstations,...

Cost: $10.00 Adults, $9.00 Senior Adults (62+), 7.00 students, children under 5 free

Where:
Wheaton Arts Center
1100 Village Dr, Millville
Millville, NJ  08332
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Telephone: (856) 825-6800
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Enjoy food vendors, antique tractor show, kids games, farmer's market, hay rides, mechanical bull and more.

Cost: Free

Where:
Sussex County Fairgrounds
37 Plains Rd
Augusta, NJ
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Telephone: (973) 948-5500
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Bon Voyage: 200 Years of Luxury Travel brings to life several trips which the Livingston and Kean families took between 1780 and 1950. With the help of personal diaries and letters from family...

Cost: $6 - $10

Where:
Liberty Hall Museum
1003 Morris Ave
Union, NJ  07083
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Sponsor: Liberty Hall Museum
Telephone: 908-527-0400
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Join us for the legendary Historic Smithville Oktoberfest celebration with 100+ unique juried crafters, live music and one of a kind food!

Cost: Free

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
Smithville, NJ


Telephone: 609-652-7777
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Whoo Consigns is a seasonal kids consignment sale held in Wayne, NJ. It's a well organized resale event that brings together consigners looking to sell new and used children’s items with shoppers...

Cost: 0

Where:
Wayne PAL Building
1 PAL Drive
Wayne, NJ  07470
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Sponsor: Whoo Consigns
Telephone: 973-692-8850
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Kick off fall by picking your own apples and pumpkins, riding tractors and ponies, visiting barn animals and exploring the corn stalk and hay bale mazes. 

Cost: $5; children under 3 are free

Where:
Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Road
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Telephone: 609-924-2310
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There’s something for everyone at NJBG’s annual Harvest Fest & Craft Fair at the NJ State Botanical Garden, Saturday and Sunday, October 4 and 5, from 10 am to 5 pm. T Hay rides, pumpkin...

Cost: Free admission; fees for some activities

Where:
, NJ

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

Cost: $80

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


Sponsor: HEROES Academy
Telephone: 732-690-7991
Contact Name: Danielle Voit
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10 Saturdays, October 4 – December 20, 10AM-12PM Ages 6-10

Cost: -

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Cars, kids and fashion take center stage this fall, as picturesque Hop Brook Farm in Holmdel again plays host to the annual Monmouth County Concours d’Elegance. On Saturday, October 4th,...

Cost: $10 adults, Kids Free

Where:
Hop Brook Farm
953 Holmdel Road
HOLMDEL, NJ  07730
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Sponsor: Monmouth County Concours d'Elegance
Telephone: 732-946-9700
Contact Name: Jeff Cruz
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Oktoberfest has over 100 juried crafters, an international food court, music, kids activities, non-profit organizations and more... All of this is on top of the over 60 shops, lodging at the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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Head to the farm for tons of fall fun, including pony rides, a moon bounce, wagon train rides, a corn maze, and more.

Cost: Varies

Where:
Alstede Farms
1 Chesterfield Drive
Chester, NJ  07930
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Telephone: 908-879-7189
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Booo!! Enter at your own risk! Make a ghost to hang on every door!

Cost: Free with General Admission

Where:
Imagine That!!!
4 Vreeland Road
Florham Park, NJ  07932
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Telephone: 973-966-8000
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Join us on Saturday mornings for family fun in the Art Museum. Drop in anytime between 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. and enjoy an engaging gallery activity followed by a related art project. Each week has...

Cost: free and open to the public

Where:
Princeton University Art Museum
Princeton, NJ  08544


Telephone: 609.258.3788
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This exhibition celebrates dogs in art from the nineteenth century to the present with a focus on British and American artists. All dog owners will attest to the unquestioned bond they share with...

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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The course is designed to help students achieve greater success in school. Learn how to manage their time and personal space. Students also learn how to improve their listening, note taking,...

Cost: $90

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Students perfect their touch-keyboarding skills and learn the fundamentals of word processing.

Cost: $79

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Participate in a guided art project. Create paintings inspired by famous artists (O’Keeffe, Van Gogh, Warhol, etc.) using a mix of mediums (acrylics, watercolor, and pastels) and other projects...

Cost: $20

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
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The Environmental Center will host an autumn celebration for all ages to enjoy! The fun will include activities such as hands-on  nature  games  and  crafts,  farmer’s  market...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Essex County Environmental Center
621-B Eagle Rock Avenue
Roseland, NJ  07068
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Telephone: (973) 228-8776
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Cranberry Fest 2014 We are Celebrating 25 years of one of the largest and authentic juried craft shows in the state where 150 vendors display “only” handmade products. The weekend’s...

Cost: 0

Where:
Bordentown City, NJ
Farnsworth Avenue
Bordentown City, NJ  08505
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Telephone: 609-516-9306
Contact Name: April Sette
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The Center for Contemporary Art, in partnership with “You’re US,” will host a multi-media traveling exhibition opening on September 5th and running through October 25, 2014. The exhibition...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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MUSIKGARTEN BLENDED-AGES MUSIC: (45 min) 18 months to 5 years* Fosters a family music learning experience through movement, song, dance, chanting, rhythms, and instrument play. Musikgarten is a...

Cost: 20

Where:
Cornerstone Music Studios
358 Sweetmans Lane
Millstone Township, NJ  08535
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Telephone: 732-446-1919
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Chowder contest, Clam Eating contest, Blessing of the Fleet, Daisy Jug Band and food vendors.

Cost: Free

Where:
Marina Park
Sea Isle City, NJ


Telephone: 609-263-9090
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Create a photo frame for your pet, design a name banner for your pet, craft a puppet inspired by your pet, make a pet rock, see an eye dog demonstration by The Seeing Eye at 12:00pm Police dog...

Cost: FREE Members; $7 child / $10 adult Non-Members

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
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The Ukranian Festival is packed with a unique variety of traditional music! The Zabava Dance follows the festival and runs from 8:00 PM - 1:00 AM.

Cost: Free Parking, $5.00 admission for Zabava (Dance), Students under 21 are free

Where:
Ukranian American Cultural Center of New Jersey
60 North Jefferson Road
Whippany, NJ  07981
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Telephone: (973) 585-7175
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Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

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

Cost: Free-$6

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 848-932-7237
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An exhibition of artworks made from trees downed by Hurricane Sandy in 2012 from Thomas Edison’s estate, Glenmont, in Llewellyn Park. A joint program of the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD),...

Cost: free

Where:
ValleyArts Firehouse Gallery
580 Forest St
Orange, NJ
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Sponsor: Thomas Edison National Historical Park and ValleyArts
Telephone: 973-736-0550
Contact Name: Thomas Edison National Historical Park
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FREE GAMES, CRAFTS, PRIZES AND MUSIC!!!!! Pine Grove Nursery School. Rain or Shine! FREE PARKING across the street in the Wolfson Deck. www.pinegrovenurseryschool.org

Cost: FREE!!!

Where:
Pine Grove Nursery School
9 Bayard St
(down the street from the Hyatt)
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: Pine Grove Nursey School
Telephone: 732-463-8555
Contact Name: Meghan Pirri
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Join 19 New Jersey wineries at Fosterfields Living History Farm in Morristown, NJ for two days of delicious local wines and foods, live bands, kids activities, and talks on food and wine by...

Cost: $25

Where:
Fosterfields Living Historical Farm
73 Kahdena Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Garden State Wine Growers Association
Telephone: 609-588-0085
Contact Name: John Cifelli
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Live music, crafters, food vendors, pie eating contest and much more! Two stages of free musical entertainment. A "Kids Korner" with activities including pumpkin painting, face...

Cost: Free

Where:
Atlantic Ave. and Wildwood Ave.
Wildwood, NJ


Telephone: 609-729-4000
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Stop by anytime between 12:00 and 4:00 to meet our staff, discuss program options and see our school! See our computer lab, robotics lab and science lab plus projects from past students! Take...

Cost: FREE

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

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Holmdel's second annual Harvest Festival! Free rides, a petting zoo, live entertainment, food and craft vendors, a beer and wine tent. Watch a family movie followed by FIREWORKS on Saturday 7pm....

Cost: admission is free/$10 per car to park

Where:
Bayonet Farm
41 Middletown Road
Holmdel, NJ  07733
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Morey’s Piers is setting up camp on Adventure Pier offering outdoor enthusiasts a new type of camping experience with ocean views of the Wildwoods, NJ coastline. On Saturday, October 4 Morey’s...

Cost: $35-$55

Where:
Morey's Piers & Beachfront Water Parks
3501 Boardwalk
Wildwood, NJ  08260
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Sponsor: Morey's Piers & Beachfront Water Parks
Contact Name: Maggie Warner

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Journey Through Our Giant Corn Maze, Pick Your Own Activities: apples, pumpkins and lots more! Climb Our Giant Hay Pyramid, Crawl Through Our Long Hay Tunnel (kids just love this!), Visit and...

Cost: varies, see website

Where:
GPS: across fr 1 Chesterfield Dr. Chester NJ 07930
1 Alstede Farms Lane
Corner 84 County Rt. 513 S. (Old Route 24)
Chester, NJ  07930
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Sponsor: Alstede Farms
Telephone: 908-879-7189
Contact Name: Alstede Farms
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Pack a picnic lunch, stroll through the herb and vegetable garden and browse the museum galleries in the restored late 18th/early 19th century farmhouse. Families can enjoy a nature scavenger hunt....

Cost: $4

Where:
Updike Farmstead
354 Quaker Road
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Historical Society of Princeton
Telephone: 6099216748 x102
Contact Name: Eve Mandel
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Join Express Yourself Studios every Saturday for Pizza and Pottery. Children participate in a fun pottery project creating a functional piece of artwork. Hand-building techniques such as slab,...

Cost: $25 per child Groups of 4 or more $20

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
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Gymnastics classes for ages 1.5 to 18 year old. Come join the fun! 4 Full Scale Locations in: - Roselle Park (1) - Garwood (1) - Westfield (2)

Cost: $35 +

Where:
, NJ


Telephone: 908-789-3392
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Bebop to Hip Hop Through her performance, Royston will show young listeners examples of how jazz has influenced the music of today. YOU BRING THE KIDS, WE'LL BRING THE JAZZ Discover America's...

Cost: FREE

Where:
SOPAC
1 SOPAC Way
South Orange, NJ  07079
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Sponsor: WBGO
Telephone: 973-624-8880
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Before radio, TV, or the internet, there was political cartoonist Thomas Nast. Nast illustrated battles, Union and Confederate troop movements, and their activities throughout the Civil War....

Cost: $

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: 973-538-2404 ext. 16
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After years of captivating children from around the globe, the number one children’s entertainment group, The Wiggles, are bringing their “catchy brand of preschool pop” (Chicago Tribune)...

Cost: $25-45

Where:
State Theatre
15 Livingston Ave.
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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In this class parent and child learn how to sew using a commercial sewing pattern. Students begin by sewing a pair of pull on pajama shorts, followed by a flirty summer skirt and complete this fun...

Cost: $150

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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Papermaking is an ancient art, dating all the way back to 100 BC China. In this workshop, kids will learn the age-old process of making paper by hand. First, students will blend a slurry (a...

Cost: $25

Where:
Appel Farm Arts & Music Center
457 Shirley Rd
Elmer, NJ  08318
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Sponsor: Appel Farm Arts & Music Center
Telephone: 856-358-2472
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Join us in the Planetarium for a guided tour of the stars of the night sky. Learn how we use our 3M Observatory for solar observing during the day and peeks of the Moon and other celestial objects...

Cost: free

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium-RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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The feel-good spirit of Highland's Oktoberfest is modeled on the traditional Munich, Germany Oktoberfest with an emphasis on eating, drinking and being merry while providing something for...

Cost: Free

Where:
Veteran's Park
60 Bay Ave.
Highlands, NJ  07732
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Telephone: 732-291-4713
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The workshop will kick off with an introduction to the bats of NJ and their life cycles, habitats, benefits, and challenges. We will discuss why some bats choose to roost in buildings and why...

Cost: $5

Where:
Duke Farms
1112 Dukes Parkway West
Hillsborough, NJ
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Telephone: 908-722-3700
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Deep discounts on costumes for adults & children! Large selection - Over 500 costumes! *Cash or check only* SAVE THE DATE - Saturday, Sept. 13th 10am - 5pm EARLY ENTRANCE to buy and special...

Cost: Free admission - Open to the Public **Cash or check only**

Where:
The Jumble Store
110 Walnut Avenue
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Sponsor: The Junior League of Elizabeth-Plainfield
Telephone: 908-276-0222
Contact Name: Store Manager
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Enjoy pizza and beverages, and make a frame-worthy piece of artwork.

Cost: $25 per person or $20 for 4 or more

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
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This workshop explores the experimental art form of reverse painting. In this workshop, students will use the principles of abstract painting – color, composition and mark making - to create an...

Cost: $25

Where:
Appel Farm Arts & Music Center
457 Shirley Rd
Elmer, NJ  08318
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Sponsor: Appel Farm Arts & Music Center
Telephone: 856-358-2472
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Features songs by a variety of artists including songs like "Party Rock" by LMFAO, "Yellow Submarine" by the Beatles, "What Makes You Beautiful" by One Direction, and "Kokomo" by the Beach Boys.

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium-RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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Reeves-Reed Arboretum is excited to announce this new after school class. Taught by Master Gardener and Kids Gardening Expert Denise Barth, this class will be an opportunity to connect to the...

Cost: Members: $100 for 5 week series; Nonmembers: $125 for the 5 week series

Where:
Reeves-Reed Arboretum
165 Hobart Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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Fashion Sewing- September 18th- November 20th 5:00- 6:00 Ages 7-10 Beginners/ Intermediate Machine and hand sewing skills will be taught, while you make cool school fashions and accessories Learn...

Cost: $250 for 10 weeks

Where:
parteaz
1860 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Parteaz
Telephone: 973-447-0616
Contact Name: Susan Donlan
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Insectropolis presents Boo at the Zoo with Scooby-Doo The Mystery of The Missing Gold Beetle The Scooby gang visits the Bug Museum for Halloween. While on a tour, they discover that...

Cost: $9 per visiotr regardless of age

Where:
Insectropolis
1761 Rt 9
Toms River, NJ  08755
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Explore the corn maze (bring your flashlight!), hop on a hayride, pick your own pumpkins, dance to country music and roast marshmallows around the campfire.

Cost: $17.95/adult; $15.95/child

Where:
Alstede Farms
1 Chesterfield Drive
Chester, NJ
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Telephone: 908-879-7189
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When the sun goes down, go on hayrides, explore the corn maze, pick your own pumpkins and warm up by a campfire while listening to country music.

Cost: $15.95 children; $17.95 adults

Where:
Alstede Farms
1 Chesterfield Drive
Chester, NJ  07930
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Telephone: 908-879-7189
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Looking for some spooky fun ? Come see our Oasis Island of Terror! Visit our Back Woods Bayou: Walk through the Back Woods Bayou. Feel the experience of where reality ends and fiction...

Cost: Per Haunt

Where:
Oasis Family Farm
3 Circle Dr
Robbinsville, NJ  08691
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Sponsor: Oasis Family Farm
Telephone: 609-259-7031
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Take a fun, mysterious journey into a shadowy, prehistoric world. Explore the dark woods and haunted trails of Snake Hill. Celebrate at the Dinosaur Dance Party, make s'mores and sing around the...

Cost: $35 in advance, $39 at the box office

Where:
Field Station: Dinosaurs
One Dinosaur Way
Secaucus, NJ  07094
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The Stadium’s baseball team has a problem. Its players keep turning up missing and its owners are having trouble keeping players in the draft. This Halloween season, the stadium has issued a call...

Cost: $15

Where:
Skyland Stadium
94 Championship Place
Augusta, NJ  07822
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A brand new production of Cole Porter's classic musical starring Kate Baldwin and Jason Danieley. Pistache, a Parisian cafe owner, decides to feature the scandalous dance, the Can-Can. But will her...

Cost: $28.00 - $99.00

Where:
Paper Mill Playhouse
22 Brookside Drive
Millburn, NJ  07041
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Telephone: 973.376.4343
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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
Contact Name: Gloria
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Spend some intimate time with America’s Queen of the double entendre. Naughty? Yes, in a fun-loving way with a wink or two, that’s never graphic or obscene. Take delight in the woman who...

Cost: $45 General Public

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3706
Contact Name: Kelli Cheval
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Drum, slap, tap, dance, shake it up. Experience the healing vibrations created by group drumming. Drumming as a group can create states of euphoria, promote play, release anger, and promote...

Cost: 15

Where:
Princeton Center for Yoga & Health
88 Orchard Road
Suite 6
Skillman, NJ  08558
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Sponsor: Princeton Center for Yoga & Health
Telephone: 609-924-7294
Contact Name: Deborah Metzger
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See comedian and multi-talented entertainer George Lopez in his State Theatre debut! One of the most recognized and respected names in comedy today; Lopez’s career encompasses television, film,...

Cost: $36-76

Where:
State Theatre
15 Livingston Avenue
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 732-246-7469
Contact Name: Kelly Blithe
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Our newest rock laser concert!

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium at Raritan Valley College
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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All Aboard! Disney's CHOO CHOO SOUL with Genevieve and The Choo Choo Dance Crew, featuring the diverse and incredibly hip singer Genevieve Goings as a hip-hop train conductor, is an...

Cost: $17.00

Where:
The Newton Theatre
234 Spring Street
Newton, NJ  07860
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Telephone: 973-383-3700
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The National Constitution Center honors the contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America during National Hispanic...

Cost: Programs are FREE with museum admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6759
Contact Name: Sarah Fergus
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The creation of the first Rutgers Junior Knights Dance Team is for dancers and cheerleaders from ages 8 - 18. There are two groups divided by age. The Jr. Preps are ages 8 to12 and the Jr. Pros...

Cost: $150 Registration Fee

Where:
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ


Sponsor: The Junior Knights Dance Team
Telephone: 732.341.1765
Contact Name: Lou Jacobs
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An extraordinary journey to the top of the world, To The Arctic shows a mother polar bear and her two seven-month-old cubs navigating the changing Arctic wilderness they call home. Captivating,...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201.200.1000
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