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July 2014

Award winners and other works by award winning artists will be featured in the 2014 Gaelen Juried Art Show & Sale.

Cost: Free

Where:
Cooperman JCC
760 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ  07052
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Sponsor: JCC of Greater Metrowest
Telephone: 973-530-3413
Contact Name: Lisa Suss
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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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Spring classes take place from April-June for children and adults at all levels and in a broad range of media. Classes are also available for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other...

Cost: varies

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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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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The exhibit includes hands-on, interactive stations that invite exploration of nano phenomena and real world applications and implications. This 400-square foot traveling exhibition was created...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Inspired by the top-rated PBS KIDS® TV series, Adventures with Clifford The Big Red Dog transports visitors to Birdwell Island. Young guests engage in rich educational content that...

Cost: Free with paid admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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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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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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New Jersey on Display explores the Garden State’s participation in world’s fairs between 1876 and 1964, illustrating how government- and private-supported exhibitions at these...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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Kayla's Creative Art Studio will be running a children’s art camp this summer starting on June 23, 2014 through August 29, 2014. We will offer two sessions each day: The morning...

Cost: $45 per day or $210 per week

Where:
Kayla's Creative Art Studio
629 Springfield Ave
Berkeley Heights, NJ  07922
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Telephone: 908-516-2670
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The Janice Garbolino Memorial 5K Walk/Run event supports the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program, a physical activity and wellness program for cancer survivors. Join us on Saturday September 20th in...

Cost: $25 through noon 9/19 and $30 onsite registration

Where:
Lakeview School
Roosevelt Park
Edison, NJ


Telephone: 732-548-2044
Contact Name: Beth Helsby
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What's the best combo since peas and carrots? Dinosaurs and trucks! They're both big and loud--and on display--from Compsognathus to Ford F-150 and everything in between. Weekend...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Field Station: Dinosaurs
1 Dinosaur Way
Secaucus, NJ  07094
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Telephone: 855-999-9010
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The “Wheaton Wide Open Weekends,” at WheatonArts is a series of selected three-day weekends from July through December with free admission for all visitors. Enhanced, culturally diverse...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1100 Village Drive
Millville, NJ  08332
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Telephone: 800-998-4552
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If you’re in search of an out-of-this-world summer outing in the Big Apple, look no further than this annual Intrepid Museum festival. Your little astronauts-in-training will be dazzled by...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Pier 86 W 46th St and 12th Ave
New York, NY  10036
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Telephone: 877-957-7447
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Experience “a day in the life on an African river” and enjoy a fascinating encounter with the hippos, Genny and Button. 

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
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Telephone: 856-365-3300
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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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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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What's the best combo since peas and carrots? Dinosaurs and trucks! They're both big and loud--and on display--from Compsognathus to Ford F-150 and everything in between. Weekend...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Field Station: Dinosaurs
1 Dinosaur Way
Secaucus, NJ  07094
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Telephone: 855-999-9010
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Young visitors can make thousands of elaborate creations with our oversized foam shapes. A pair of blocks becomes a wall, walls make rooms, and rooms become houses. Inspired by creativity and...

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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Families in the tri-state area should mark their calendars for the second annual FREE NBC 4 New York and New York Giants Health & Fitness Expo. Visitors will have the opportunity to walk on the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
MetLife Stadium
One MetLife Stadium Drive
East Rutherford, NJ  07073
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Sponsor: NBC 4 New York & New York Giants
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The sweet smell of summer! Everyone loves watermelon!! Come & make one!

Cost: Included with General Admission

Where:
Imagine That!!!
4 Vreeland Rd.
Florham Park, NJ  07932
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Telephone: 973-966-8000
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Come enjoy camp for a day at the Morris Museum! Pick & Choose from dates below: Thurs. July 17 - Honeybees Learn about h oneybees from master bee keeper Clifford Wright Sunflower through...

Cost: Members: $30 Non Members: $40

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Featuring works by New Jersey-based artists, tThis show will include a range of artistic processes—exploring color, form and material, and will exhibit a variety of site-specific works,...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Telephone: 973-596-6550
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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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CELEBRATE SWEET CORN AT OASIS FAMILY FARM JULY 19 & 20, 11am – 4pm Come and taste sweet corn cookin' at its finest! Celebrate a Jersey summer staple with our menu of tasty corn treats. Stop...

Cost: Free (food for purchase)

Where:
Oasis Family Farm
3 Circle Drive
Robbinsville, NJ  08691
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Ladies and gentleman, start your engines! Only in this race, it’s not about who crosses the finish line first, but whose car is the least destroyed. Build LEGO armor and battering rams...

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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Saturday, July 19, 11:00am - 10:30pm (Fantastic Fireworks Display 9pm) Sunday, July 20, 11:00am - 8:00pm Admission $8.00 per person Saturday or Sunday 12 and under are free, children are welcome!...

Cost: $8.00 per person

Where:
Laurita Winery
35 Archertown Road
New Egypt, NJ  08533
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Come to the Morris Museum for Super Science Saturdays! On selected Saturdays come to the museum for a demonstration in science followed by a hands-on activity. June 14: Glitter Goop Use...

Cost: Members: Free / Non Members: $3 per child + museum admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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The A.J. Meerwald, New Jersey’s official Tall Ship, is a magnificently restored, two-masted, 115-foot oyster schooner, built in 1928, and driven by over 3,500 square feet of sail. When the...

Cost: $26/child $52/adult

Where:
The A.J. Meerwald, New Jersey’s official Tall Ship
Alpine Boat Basin
Alpine, NJ  07624
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Sponsor: Tenafly Nature Center
Telephone: 201-568-6093
Contact Name: Timothy Palla
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Mom/Dad & Me Yoga is a great class where you can create, stretch, & relax with your child while developing inner peace, strength, and flexibility. We invite you to join us for Mom/Dad & Me Toddler...

Cost: 12

Where:
Let's Dance Studios
855 Arnold Ave.
Pt. Pleasant, NJ  08742
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Sponsor: Seashore Healing
Telephone: (732) 618-4997
Contact Name: Maggie
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Lot's of fun Children’s Activities Available: Pony Rides, Moon Bounce, Wagon Train Rides, Corn Kingdom, Scenic Farm Hayrides, Visit and Feed Our Friendly Farm Animals (free, Stop By Our Bunny Run...

Cost: various options - see website for details

Where:
Alstede Farms
84 County Route 513 South
(across the street from 1 Chesterfield Drive)
Chester, NJ  07930
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Sponsor: Alstede Farms
Telephone: 908-879-7189
Contact Name: Alstede Farms
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The Center for Contemporary Art's highly anticipated 2014 Non-Juried Member's Exhibit will be on view from June 23 through August 23. There will be an opening reception on Friday, June 27 from...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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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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Enjoy a day strolling the village and check out the Smithville Fife & Drum Corp. starting at 1:00pm in front of Fred & Ethel's. Historic Smithville has over 60 shoppes, 7 eateries, 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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On Sunday, July 20 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., the Friends of the Jacobus Vanderveer House will host an open house and a birthday celebration in honor of General Henry Knox, the artillery...

Cost: Free

Where:
Jacobus Vanderveer House
3055 River Road
River Road Park
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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Yoga helps develop creativity, flexibility and strength and promotes well-being, peace & happiness. Kids Yoga is a great way for your child to grow, laugh, & play and we invite you to join us! Only...

Cost: $7

Where:
Let's Dance Studios
855 Arnold Ave.
Pt. Pleasant, NJ  08742
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Sponsor: Seashore Healing
Telephone: (732) 618-4997
Contact Name: Maggie
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Macculloch Hall Historical Museum participates this summer in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment of the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more...

Cost: Free for Military Members and up to five family members

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: (973) 538-2404 x 10
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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This July, on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from 1:00 - 4:00PM, enjoy docent-led tours through the period rooms at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum (MHHM) to learn the history of the...

Cost: Adults $8 Seniors & Students $6 Children 6–12 $4 Members & Children under 5 free

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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Too hot to cook? We’ve got you covered. The menu consists of an appetizer, a chilled soup, a main dish salad and dessert all without turning on the oven! See how it’s done in this Sunday...

Cost: $25

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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The Montclair Historical Society presents the exhibition A PERSISTENT PASSION: The Art of Lora Eberly Ballou: 1870-1976, Places in a One Hundred Six Year Life. Ballou spent much of her 106 years...

Cost: Free

Where:
Montclair Historical Society
Shultz House "Evergreens"
30 North Mountain Avenue
Montclair, NJ  07042
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Sponsor: Montclair Historical Society
Telephone: 973 744-1796
Contact Name: Angelica Diggs
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Explore Grounds For Sculpture during specially themed walk-in tours led by our expert docents. Each month brings a different and unique tour. Tours will take place Saturdays and Sundays at 1pm...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Grounds for Sculpture
18 Fairgrounds Rd.
Hamilton, NJ
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Telephone: (609) 586-0616
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Learn about the wonders of nature by exploring the environment and using the tools that professional naturalists use in the field.

Cost: $7

Where:
Duke Farms
1112 Dukes Parkway West
Hillsborough, NJ  08844
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Telephone: 908-722-3700
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Macculloch Hall Historical Museum currently has on display “Thomas Nast Brings Down Boss Tweed”, in the second floor Thomas Nast Gallery. The exhibit features over twenty examples of...

Cost: Adults $8; Seniors & Students $6; Children 6 – 12 $4. Members 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 ext. 16
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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Opening on Sunday August 4th 2013 Macculloch Hall Historical Museum presents a new exhibit “Thomas Nast Brings Down Boss Tweed”, in the second floor Thomas Nast Gallery. The exhibit...

Cost: Adults $8; Seniors & Students $6; Children 6 – 12 $4.

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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We will be hosting FREE intro to irish dance classes in July: Westfield, 7/29 @ 5pm Berkeley Hts, 7/30 @ 5pm rsvp: kellyschool01@aol.com www.denogla.com

Cost: FREE

Where:
, NJ

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Explore the excitement of electricity with singing Tesla coils, robotic drums, and wireless illumination. Twin, solid-state, one-million-volt Tesla coils produce bursts of musical lightning right...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
, NJ

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Blast off on a journey past the Sun and planets, get to know Mr. Moon Rock and learn what stars are visible in tonight's sky. The show offers a musical, astronomical adventure for space kids.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ
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Telephone: 908-231-8805
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Blast off on a journey past the sun and planets, get to know Mr. Moon Rock and learn what stars are visible in tonight's sky. The show offers a musical, astronomical adventure for space kids.

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium/Raritan Valley Community 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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Enjoy a laser and video concert featuring songs by Mr. Ray and Jane Murphy.

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium/Raritan Valley Community 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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Enjoy a laser and video concert featuring songs by mr. RAY and Jane Murphy.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ
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Telephone: 908-231-8805
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Features songs by a variety of artists including LMFAO, One Direction, and Black Eyed Peas.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ
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Telephone: 908-231-8805
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The A.J. Meerwald, New Jersey’s official Tall Ship, is a magnificently restored, two-masted, 115-foot oyster schooner, built in 1928, and driven by over 3,500 square feet of sail. When the...

Cost: $78/person

Where:
The A.J. Meerwald, New Jersey’s official Tall Ship
Alpine Boat Basin
Alpine, NJ  07624
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Sponsor: Tenafly Nature Center
Telephone: 201-568-6093
Contact Name: Timothy Palla
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Collin J. Rocker and Gary Reed, crowd favorites in 2013, take the stage. Musician and songwriter Collin J. Rocker will start the show at 4pm with “Country Blues for the Here and Now”. With...

Cost: Tickets for each concert will go on sale from 1pm on the day of the performance,

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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Grab chairs and a blanket and come to the beautiful historic gardens of Macculloch Hall Historical Museum, when a great double bill of live music will be in store. Collin J. Rocker and Gary...

Cost: $15 general admission, $10 members/seniors/students, free for children under 12

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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When the temperatures are cooler and the work day is over, come on over to the zoo for some summertime extended hours.

Cost: Regular Admission

Where:
Turtle Back Zoo
560 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ  07052
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Telephone: 973-731-5800
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All ages are welcome to this one-hour sensory-friendly program. The show will provide a comfortable and judgment-free space that is welcoming to all families. The doors will remain open so that...

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium/Raritan Valley Community 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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Vam Art Inc. Is pleased to announce the opening of it's 6th major Contemporary Art Show titled "Continuum 2014" The show will highlight about twenty outstanding pieces of artwork from fine talented...

Cost: FREE

Where:
15 Station Place
Metuchen , NJ  08840


Sponsor: Vam Art Inc.
Telephone: 732-310-8267
Contact Name: Kenia
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Registration for Session # which begins on July 14 and Session 3 beginning Aug. 4th for the Theater Camp at Middlesex County College under the direction of Taubenslag Productions for kids entering...

Cost: $350 Half Day or $725 Full Day per Session.

Where:
Middlesex County College PAC
2600 Woodbridge Avenue
Edison, NJ  08818
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Sponsor: Middlesex County College
Telephone: 732 906-2556
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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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Escape the heat all summer long by going to see one—or more—of Broadway’s numerous kid-friendly musicals. From new favorites like Aladdin, Cinderella, and Matilda to...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Broadway Theatre
729 7th Ave #6
New York, NJ  10019
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Telephone: 212-541-8457
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Take the whole family out to the ballgame at Citi Field for Mets’ Family Sundays. Hit some homeruns on a mini replica field, bounce on themed inflatables, test your skills in the batting...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Citi Field
123-01 Roosevelt Ave
New York, NY  11368
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Telephone: 718-507-8499
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Check out animal shows, live music, performances, demos, amusement rides, pony rides, hay rides, petting zoo, watermelon-eating contests, and much more. July 17 - 4:00pm-10:00pm July 18...

Cost: $5 per car

Where:
Chubb Park
Chester, NJ  07930


Telephone: 973-285-8300, ext. 3
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Honeybees are responible for at least 30% of the foods we eat everyday! Busy bees are the great pollinators of the world and are so important to so many aspects of our lives and culture....

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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The former world champion, Viswanathan Anand recently remarked in an interview ‘Isn’t chess supposed to be fun?’ Do we have to convince kids to play the game of chess by explaining its...

Cost: Full day Cost – $500/Student Half day Cost – $300/Student

Where:
Kings and Queens Chess Academy
1030 Stelton Road
Suite 103
Piscataway, NJ  08854
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Climb aboard the Caboose of their choice and experience an old-fashioned, pleasant way of spending a Sunday afternoon with the Family. While swaying to the motion of the old cars you can listen...

Cost: $14 adults; $9Children Under 12; 1 Year & Under on Lap; FREE

Where:
Whippany Railway Museum
1 Railroad Plaza
Whippany, NJ  07981
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Telephone: 973-887-8177
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Bike, Hike & Raft all in one day! Breakfast, lunch, dinner, guides, shuttles & equipment included.

Cost: $94.99 per person

Where:
Pocono Whitewater
1519 State Route 903
Jim Thorpe, PA  18210
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Telephone: 180-094-48392105
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Meet lemurs, adorable primates that arrived millions of years ago as castaways on the island of Madagascar off the east coast of Africa. Isolated on the island and found nowhere else, lemurs...

Cost: $5.50-11.25

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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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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This fair features a plein air painting contest, wagon decorating, a scarecrow recycling contest, home arts and crafts, antique farm equipment, a farm fair queen pageant, and more. Times Vary

Cost: Free

Where:
Burlington County Fairgrounds
1990 Jacksonville Jobstown Rd
Springfield, NJ  08022
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Telephone: 609-784-8369
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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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Head on over to Duke Island Park every week for a free concert that the whole family will enjoy. Times Vary

Cost: Free

Where:
Duke Island Park
Bridgewater, NJ


Telephone: 908 722-1200
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NOW ENROLLING! Tiny Tots Therapy Inc. will be Summer Groups starting July 8th in our Scotch Plains, NJ location! For More Information, Visit www.tinytotstherapyinc.com. NEW! We are also offering...

Cost: Listed on flyer

Where:
Tiny Tots Therapy Inc.
551 Park Avenue
Suite 4
Scotch Plains, NJ  07076
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Welcome to Agrabah, City of Enchantment, where we're about to begin the fantastic tale of the street rat who became a prince! All of your favorite characters from the hit Disney film come to...

Cost: $5

Where:
Washington Crossing Open Air Theatre
355 Washington Crossing-Pennington Road
Titusville, NJ  08560
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Telephone: 609-737-0609
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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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Take your town’s music-in-the-park event to a whole new level by heading into NYC for this series of free family shows. Sponsored by the City Parks Foundation, circus acts, musical...

Cost: Free

Where:
Various Locations
New York, NY


Telephone: 212-360-1399
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Come out today and enjoy the extra boost of whitewater!

Cost: Reservations suggested

Where:
Pocono Whitewater
1519 State Route 903
Jim Thorpe, PA  18210
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Telephone: 180-094-48392105
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Get out your leather jackets & bobby socks. Take a trip to a simpler time with the original high school musical, GREASE! Danny is the hunky 'bad boy,' Sandy is 'the girl next...

Cost: $22-29

Where:
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth Street
Red Bank, NJ  07701
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Telephone: 732-842-9000
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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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Inspired by the top-rated PBS KIDS® TV series, Adventures with Clifford The Big Red Dog transports visitors to Birdwell Island. Young guests engage in rich educational content that...

Cost: Free with paid admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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The exhibit includes hands-on, interactive stations that invite exploration of nano phenomena and real world applications and implications. This 400-square foot traveling exhibition was created...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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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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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Cranford
6 South Avenue West
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Telephone: (908) 497-1500
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New Jersey on Display explores the Garden State’s participation in world’s fairs between 1876 and 1964, illustrating how government- and private-supported exhibitions at these...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of West Windsor
217 Clarksville Rd
Village Square Center
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Telephone: (609) 799-7776
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Each session is one week long and begins on a Monday. Life on a working farm can be a very empowering experience for a child, exposing them to the wonders of the natural world by learning the...

Cost: $595 per week

Where:
Alstede Farms
84 County Route 513 South
(across the street from 1 Chesterfield Drive)
Chester, NJ  07930
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Sponsor: Alstede Farms
Telephone: 908-879-7189
Contact Name: Alstede Farms
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Spring classes take place from April-June for children and adults at all levels and in a broad range of media. Classes are also available for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other...

Cost: varies

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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Registration is still open for the 2014 Summer Enrichment Camps with the Harding Kids Club. These interactive and dynamic camps are offered through the Summit Department of Community Programs....

Cost: $265 per week for Summit residents or $285 for non-resident

Where:
Cornog Field House
5 Myrtle Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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Sponsor: Summit Community Programs
Telephone: 908-277-2932
Contact Name: Summit DCP
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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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Each day students will have the opportunity to participate in acting exercises, be guided through dance routines, play cooperative group games, and use their imagination to create art. Every...

Cost: $220 per student ($20 discount for additional weeks and siblings)

Where:
Ridge and Valley Charter School
1234 Route 94
Blairstown, NJ  07825
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Sponsor: Salad City Productions
Telephone: 973-903-0281
Contact Name: Alanna Slaw Kiewe
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Award winners and other works by award winning artists will be featured in the 2014 Gaelen Juried Art Show & Sale.

Cost: Free

Where:
Cooperman JCC
760 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ  07052
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Sponsor: JCC of Greater Metrowest
Telephone: 973-530-3413
Contact Name: Lisa Suss
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For the fourth consecutive year, Music in the Somerset Hills is proud to offer outstanding educational opportunities for students during the summer months. These music camps are designed to meet...

Cost: $195-$230

Where:
Bernards High School
25 Olcott Avenue
Bernardsville, NJ  07924
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Sponsor: Music in Somerset Hills
Telephone: 973-339-7719
Contact Name: Matthew LaPine
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Kayla's Creative Art Studio will be running a children’s art camp this summer starting on June 23, 2014 through August 29, 2014. We will offer two sessions each day: The morning...

Cost: $45 per day or $210 per week

Where:
Kayla's Creative Art Studio
629 Springfield Ave
Berkeley Heights, NJ  07922
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Telephone: 908-516-2670
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The Janice Garbolino Memorial 5K Walk/Run event supports the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program, a physical activity and wellness program for cancer survivors. Join us on Saturday September 20th in...

Cost: $25 through noon 9/19 and $30 onsite registration

Where:
Lakeview School
Roosevelt Park
Edison, NJ


Telephone: 732-548-2044
Contact Name: Beth Helsby
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Beat the heat this summer with Just Bead Yourself's COOL summer bead camps! Learn professional techniques and elements of jewelry design to create necklaces, bracelets and earrings. Kids create at...

Cost: $145

Where:
Just Bead Yourself
113 Central Ave
Westfield, NJ  07090
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Telephone: 908-232-3411
Contact Name: Thea Jackson
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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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Art Camp is a three-week program during the month of July for ages 6-12. Focusing on Creativity, Imagination and Ingenuity, Art Camp offers children a unique opportunity to acquire or improve...

Cost: $299/week. Discounts for mulitple cycles

Where:
Watchung Arts Center
18 Stirling Road
Watchung, NJ, NJ  07069
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Telephone: 908 753-0190
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Come enjoy camp for a day at the Morris Museum! Pick & Choose from dates below: Thurs. July 17 - Honeybees Learn about h oneybees from master bee keeper Clifford Wright Sunflower through...

Cost: Members: $30 Non Members: $40

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Featuring works by New Jersey-based artists, tThis show will include a range of artistic processes—exploring color, form and material, and will exhibit a variety of site-specific works,...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Telephone: 973-596-6550
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Young visitors can make thousands of elaborate creations with our oversized foam shapes. A pair of blocks becomes a wall, walls make rooms, and rooms become houses. Inspired by creativity and...

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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Experience “a day in the life on an African river” and enjoy a fascinating encounter with the hippos, Genny and Button. 

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
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Telephone: 856-365-3300
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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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THE JOURNEY OF HENRY BOX BROWN Historic true tale of slave Henry Box Brown who mailed himself to freedom in a wooden box from Virginia to Pennsylvania. (28 minutes) ROBERTO: THE INSECT ARCHITECT...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newark Public Library
5 Washington Street
4th floor Auditorium
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Public Library
Telephone: 973-733-7797
Contact Name: Natasha Osborne
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Ladies and gentleman, start your engines! Only in this race, it’s not about who crosses the finish line first, but whose car is the least destroyed. Build LEGO armor and battering rams...

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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The Center for Contemporary Art's highly anticipated 2014 Non-Juried Member's Exhibit will be on view from June 23 through August 23. There will be an opening reception on Friday, June 27 from...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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Lot's of fun Children’s Activities Available: Pony Rides, Moon Bounce, Wagon Train Rides, Corn Kingdom, Scenic Farm Hayrides, Visit and Feed Our Friendly Farm Animals (free, Stop By Our Bunny Run...

Cost: various options - see website for details

Where:
Alstede Farms
84 County Route 513 South
(across the street from 1 Chesterfield Drive)
Chester, NJ  07930
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Sponsor: Alstede Farms
Telephone: 908-879-7189
Contact Name: Alstede Farms
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Wristband Day on PIER RIDES Ride all the rides except Skyscraper, & Go Karts (Excludes holidays) for $18 from 12noon till 6pm Bonus: $5 per Rider on the Go-Karts, $10 per Rider on the Skyscraper...

Cost: $18

Where:
Casino Pier
800 Ocean Terrace
Seaside Heights, NJ  08751
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Come to the Morris Museum for Super Science Saturdays! On selected Saturdays come to the museum for a demonstration in science followed by a hands-on activity. June 14: Glitter Goop Use...

Cost: Members: Free / Non Members: $3 per child + museum admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Summit
545 Morris Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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Telephone: (908) 608-9400
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Opening on Sunday August 4th 2013 Macculloch Hall Historical Museum presents a new exhibit “Thomas Nast Brings Down Boss Tweed”, in the second floor Thomas Nast Gallery. The exhibit...

Cost: Adults $8; Seniors & Students $6; Children 6 – 12 $4.

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of West Windsor
217 Clarksville Rd
Village Square Center
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Telephone: (609) 799-7776
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Cranford
6 South Avenue West
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Telephone: (908) 497-1500
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Cranford
6 South Avenue West
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Telephone: (908) 497-1500
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Macculloch Hall Historical Museum participates this summer in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment of the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more...

Cost: Free for Military Members and up to five family members

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: (973) 538-2404 x 10
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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We will be hosting FREE intro to irish dance classes in July: Westfield, 7/29 @ 5pm Berkeley Hts, 7/30 @ 5pm rsvp: kellyschool01@aol.com www.denogla.com

Cost: FREE

Where:
, NJ

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Explore the excitement of electricity with singing Tesla coils, robotic drums, and wireless illumination. Twin, solid-state, one-million-volt Tesla coils produce bursts of musical lightning right...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
, NJ

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Features songs by a variety of artists including LMFAO, One Direction, and Black Eyed Peas.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ
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Telephone: 908-231-8805
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Come learn about the amazing lives of our scaly friends. What does it take to live the “cold-blooded” life? Do all reptiles lay eggs? How can an alligator stay under water so long?...

Cost: $40.00 per child.

Where:
Bergen County Zoo
216 Forest Ave
Paramus, NJ
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Telephone: (201) 262-3771

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When the temperatures are cooler and the work day is over, come on over to the zoo for some summertime extended hours.

Cost: Regular Admission

Where:
Turtle Back Zoo
560 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ  07052
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Telephone: 973-731-5800
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Our Youth Camps help students identify and correct old habits while rebuilding the fundamental skills needed to become a better, more effective soccer player. Over the course of three one-week...

Cost: $200

Where:
Universal Soccer Academy
81 Ark Road
Lumberton, NJ  08048
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Sponsor: Universal Soccer Academy
Telephone: 609-472-0062
Contact Name: Laura Dolhansky
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Take a step back in time with Monday night Cruise Night at Four Sisters Winery. It’s happening every Third Monday from June – September. Open to cars, trucks, motorcycles, customs, classics,...

Cost: $10

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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Vam Art Inc. Is pleased to announce the opening of it's 6th major Contemporary Art Show titled "Continuum 2014" The show will highlight about twenty outstanding pieces of artwork from fine talented...

Cost: FREE

Where:
15 Station Place
Metuchen , NJ  08840


Sponsor: Vam Art Inc.
Telephone: 732-310-8267
Contact Name: Kenia
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It’s never too late to learn to play an instrument! Music in the Somerset Hills is proud to offer outstanding musical opportunities for music students of all ages during the summer months....

Cost: $180

Where:
Greene Room, St. Luke's Episcopal Church
182 Main St
Gladstone,, NJ  07934
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Sponsor: Music in Somerset Hills
Telephone: 973-339-7719
Contact Name: Matthew LaPine
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Registration for Session # which begins on July 14 and Session 3 beginning Aug. 4th for the Theater Camp at Middlesex County College under the direction of Taubenslag Productions for kids entering...

Cost: $350 Half Day or $725 Full Day per Session.

Where:
Middlesex County College PAC
2600 Woodbridge Avenue
Edison, NJ  08818
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Sponsor: Middlesex County College
Telephone: 732 906-2556
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Escape the heat all summer long by going to see one—or more—of Broadway’s numerous kid-friendly musicals. From new favorites like Aladdin, Cinderella, and Matilda to...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Broadway Theatre
729 7th Ave #6
New York, NJ  10019
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Telephone: 212-541-8457
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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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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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NOW ENROLLING! Tiny Tots Therapy Inc. will be Summer Groups starting July 8th in our Scotch Plains, NJ location! For More Information, Visit www.tinytotstherapyinc.com. NEW! We are also offering...

Cost: Listed on flyer

Where:
Tiny Tots Therapy Inc.
551 Park Avenue
Suite 4
Scotch Plains, NJ  07076
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Meet lemurs, adorable primates that arrived millions of years ago as castaways on the island of Madagascar off the east coast of Africa. Isolated on the island and found nowhere else, lemurs...

Cost: $5.50-11.25

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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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 former world champion, Viswanathan Anand recently remarked in an interview ‘Isn’t chess supposed to be fun?’ Do we have to convince kids to play the game of chess by explaining its...

Cost: Full day Cost – $500/Student Half day Cost – $300/Student

Where:
Kings and Queens Chess Academy
1030 Stelton Road
Suite 103
Piscataway, NJ  08854
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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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Honeybees are responible for at least 30% of the foods we eat everyday! Busy bees are the great pollinators of the world and are so important to so many aspects of our lives and culture....

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Each day students will have the opportunity to participate in acting exercises, be guided through dance routines, play cooperative group games, and use their imagination to create art. Every...

Cost: $220 per student ($20 discount for additional weeks and siblings)

Where:
Ridge and Valley Charter School
1234 Route 94
Blairstown, NJ  07825
View map »


Sponsor: Salad City Productions
Telephone: 973-903-0281
Contact Name: Alanna Slaw Kiewe
Website »

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Award winners and other works by award winning artists will be featured in the 2014 Gaelen Juried Art Show & Sale.

Cost: Free

Where:
Cooperman JCC
760 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ  07052
View map »


Sponsor: JCC of Greater Metrowest
Telephone: 973-530-3413
Contact Name: Lisa Suss
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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Spring classes take place from April-June for children and adults at all levels and in a broad range of media. Classes are also available for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other...

Cost: varies

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
View map »

More information

Registration is still open for the 2014 Summer Enrichment Camps with the Harding Kids Club. These interactive and dynamic camps are offered through the Summit Department of Community Programs....

Cost: $265 per week for Summit residents or $285 for non-resident

Where:
Cornog Field House
5 Myrtle Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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Sponsor: Summit Community Programs
Telephone: 908-277-2932
Contact Name: Summit DCP
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Each session is one week long and begins on a Monday. Life on a working farm can be a very empowering experience for a child, exposing them to the wonders of the natural world by learning the...

Cost: $595 per week

Where:
Alstede Farms
84 County Route 513 South
(across the street from 1 Chesterfield Drive)
Chester, NJ  07930
View map »


Sponsor: Alstede Farms
Telephone: 908-879-7189
Contact Name: Alstede Farms
Website »

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The exhibit includes hands-on, interactive stations that invite exploration of nano phenomena and real world applications and implications. This 400-square foot traveling exhibition was created...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

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


Website »

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For the fourth consecutive year, Music in the Somerset Hills is proud to offer outstanding educational opportunities for students during the summer months. These music camps are designed to meet...

Cost: $195-$230

Where:
Bernards High School
25 Olcott Avenue
Bernardsville, NJ  07924
View map »


Sponsor: Music in Somerset Hills
Telephone: 973-339-7719
Contact Name: Matthew LaPine
Website »

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Inspired by the top-rated PBS KIDS® TV series, Adventures with Clifford The Big Red Dog transports visitors to Birdwell Island. Young guests engage in rich educational content that...

Cost: Free with paid admission

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

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New Jersey on Display explores the Garden State’s participation in world’s fairs between 1876 and 1964, illustrating how government- and private-supported exhibitions at these...

Cost: Free with admission

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


Telephone: 609-292-6464
Website »

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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Cranford
6 South Avenue West
Cranford, NJ  07016
View map »


Telephone: (908) 497-1500
Website »

More information

As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of West Windsor
217 Clarksville Rd
Village Square Center
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Telephone: (609) 799-7776
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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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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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Little princesses live out their dreams each day by dressing up in our gorgeous dresses and sparkly shoes, enjoying a tea party, getting crafty, singing and Zumba dancing. During all of this...

Cost: $125 special til 5/1 (regularly $200)

Where:
Parteaz
1860 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Parteaz
Contact Name: susan donlan
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Beat the heat this summer with Just Bead Yourself's COOL summer bead camps! Learn professional techniques and elements of jewelry design to create necklaces, bracelets and earrings. Kids create at...

Cost: $145

Where:
Just Bead Yourself
113 Central Ave
Westfield, NJ  07090
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Telephone: 908-232-3411
Contact Name: Thea Jackson
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Put your baby in a backpack and explore one of many wonderful Morris County area trails.

Cost: $2

Where:
Kay Center
Chester, NJ


Telephone: 973.635.6629
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The Janice Garbolino Memorial 5K Walk/Run event supports the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program, a physical activity and wellness program for cancer survivors. Join us on Saturday September 20th in...

Cost: $25 through noon 9/19 and $30 onsite registration

Where:
Lakeview School
Roosevelt Park
Edison, NJ


Telephone: 732-548-2044
Contact Name: Beth Helsby
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Kayla's Creative Art Studio will be running a children’s art camp this summer starting on June 23, 2014 through August 29, 2014. We will offer two sessions each day: The morning...

Cost: $45 per day or $210 per week

Where:
Kayla's Creative Art Studio
629 Springfield Ave
Berkeley Heights, NJ  07922
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Telephone: 908-516-2670
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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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Experience “a day in the life on an African river” and enjoy a fascinating encounter with the hippos, Genny and Button. 

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
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Telephone: 856-365-3300
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Art Camp is a three-week program during the month of July for ages 6-12. Focusing on Creativity, Imagination and Ingenuity, Art Camp offers children a unique opportunity to acquire or improve...

Cost: $299/week. Discounts for mulitple cycles

Where:
Watchung Arts Center
18 Stirling Road
Watchung, NJ, NJ  07069
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Telephone: 908 753-0190
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ElemMates, element characters, living in Atom City, their Periodic Table metropolis, are hooks to immerse kids into science and STEM disciplines through the Sci-Fi fantasy and the Arts. Events...

Cost: $39.00 1 day, $69 2 days

Where:
Fire Me Up! Studio
117 North Union Avenue
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Sponsor: Tammie Crispino, Leslie Wallant
Telephone: (908)272-2600
Contact Name: Tammie Crispino
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Featuring works by New Jersey-based artists, tThis show will include a range of artistic processes—exploring color, form and material, and will exhibit a variety of site-specific works,...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Telephone: 973-596-6550
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Young visitors can make thousands of elaborate creations with our oversized foam shapes. A pair of blocks becomes a wall, walls make rooms, and rooms become houses. Inspired by creativity and...

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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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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Come enjoy camp for a day at the Morris Museum! Pick & Choose from dates below: Thurs. July 17 - Honeybees Learn about h oneybees from master bee keeper Clifford Wright Sunflower through...

Cost: Members: $30 Non Members: $40

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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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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In this unique tour, children and their parents will view the museum through the eyes of its youngest former occupants: the children who inhabited Liberty Hall over the past 240 years. History...

Cost: $8-10

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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Ladies and gentleman, start your engines! Only in this race, it’s not about who crosses the finish line first, but whose car is the least destroyed. Build LEGO armor and battering rams...

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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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
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Sponsor: Greater Newark Conservancy
Telephone: (973) 642-4646
Contact Name: Michele Robinson
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Come to the Morris Museum for Super Science Saturdays! On selected Saturdays come to the museum for a demonstration in science followed by a hands-on activity. June 14: Glitter Goop Use...

Cost: Members: Free / Non Members: $3 per child + museum admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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The Center for Contemporary Art's highly anticipated 2014 Non-Juried Member's Exhibit will be on view from June 23 through August 23. There will be an opening reception on Friday, June 27 from...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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Opening on Sunday August 4th 2013 Macculloch Hall Historical Museum presents a new exhibit “Thomas Nast Brings Down Boss Tweed”, in the second floor Thomas Nast Gallery. The exhibit...

Cost: Adults $8; Seniors & Students $6; Children 6 – 12 $4.

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of West Windsor
217 Clarksville Rd
Village Square Center
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Telephone: (609) 799-7776
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Cranford
6 South Avenue West
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Telephone: (908) 497-1500
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Cranford
6 South Avenue West
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Telephone: (908) 497-1500
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Summit
545 Morris Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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Telephone: (908) 608-9400
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Macculloch Hall Historical Museum participates this summer in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment of the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more...

Cost: Free for Military Members and up to five family members

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: (973) 538-2404 x 10
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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Make art on the waterfront at Hudson River Park! CMA is bringing a wide variety of free hands-on art making activities to Pier 25 every Tuesday and Thursday throughout July and August in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson River Park
Pier 25 at North Moore St.
Tribeca, NY  10013
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Sponsor: Children's Museum of the Arts
Telephone: 212-274-0986
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We will be hosting FREE intro to irish dance classes in July: Westfield, 7/29 @ 5pm Berkeley Hts, 7/30 @ 5pm rsvp: kellyschool01@aol.com www.denogla.com

Cost: FREE

Where:
, NJ

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Explore the excitement of electricity with singing Tesla coils, robotic drums, and wireless illumination. Twin, solid-state, one-million-volt Tesla coils produce bursts of musical lightning right...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
, NJ

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Features songs by a variety of artists including LMFAO, One Direction, and Black Eyed Peas.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ
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Telephone: 908-231-8805
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Toddlers will learn about the zoo's animals in a structured class including stories, songs, activities, and a "stroller safari" through the zoo.

Cost: $60 per child for the 6-week series.

Where:
Bergen County Zoo
216 Forest Ave
Paramus, NJ
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Telephone: (201) 262-3771

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The Collingswood Summer Theatre sponsored by the Collingswood Schools presents the children's musical "The Wizard of Oz". Peformances are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, July 22, 23 and 24 at...

Cost: $7

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Schools
Telephone: 856-854-1514
Contact Name: Anne Marie

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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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When the temperatures are cooler and the work day is over, come on over to the zoo for some summertime extended hours.

Cost: Regular Admission

Where:
Turtle Back Zoo
560 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ  07052
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Telephone: 973-731-5800
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Come along to our safari party and get a glimpse of our WILD side! We here at The learning Experience know how to throw a party and we want you to come check us out. Our facility is fully equipped...

Cost: free

Where:
The Learning experience
405 rt. 18
East Brunswick, NJ  08816
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Sponsor: The Learning Experience
Telephone: 732-432-7605
Contact Name: Marrissa Cruz

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Yoga helps develop creativity, flexibility and strength and promotes well-being, peace & happiness. Kids Yoga is a great way for your child to grow, laugh, & play and we invite you to join us!

Cost: 7

Where:
Let's Dance Studios
855 Arnold Ave.
Pt. Pleasant, NJ
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Contact Name: Maggie
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Our Youth Camps help students identify and correct old habits while rebuilding the fundamental skills needed to become a better, more effective soccer player. Over the course of three one-week...

Cost: $200

Where:
Universal Soccer Academy
81 Ark Road
Lumberton, NJ  08048
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Sponsor: Universal Soccer Academy
Telephone: 609-472-0062
Contact Name: Laura Dolhansky
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Vam Art Inc. Is pleased to announce the opening of it's 6th major Contemporary Art Show titled "Continuum 2014" The show will highlight about twenty outstanding pieces of artwork from fine talented...

Cost: FREE

Where:
15 Station Place
Metuchen , NJ  08840


Sponsor: Vam Art Inc.
Telephone: 732-310-8267
Contact Name: Kenia
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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...

Cost: Free

Where:
7 Becker Cafe
7 Becker Farm Road
Roseland, NJ  07068
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Sponsor: College Benefits Research Group
Telephone: 888-802-2740
Contact Name: CBRG
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Come to Shipyard Park for these weekly outdoor performances that offer fun for the whole family.

Cost: Free

Where:
Shipyard Park
Hoboken, NJ


Telephone: (201) 420-2207

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Ice Cream Social to meet Juliet Barr, the director of the new Sunday school, B'Yachad: Learning and Growing Together. B' Yachad is the combined school of the Jewish Congregation of Kinnelon (JCK,...

Cost: Free

Where:
B'Yachad Sunday Hebrew School
21 Passaic Ave
Pompton Lakes, NJ  07005
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Sponsor: Jewish Congregation of Kinnelon and Congregation Beth Shalom
Telephone: 973-838-5566
Contact Name: Juliet Barr
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"Rock the Green" with Summit Community Programs every Tuesday night in July. The next concert is set to take place on Tuesday, July 22nd with a performance by the Bridesmaids, an eight-piece band...

Cost: Free

Where:
Summit's Village Green
356 Broad Street
Summit, NJ  07901
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Sponsor: Summit Community Programs
Telephone: 908-277-2932
Contact Name: Sophie Mannaerts
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The Collingswood Summer Theatre sponsored by the Collingswood Schools presents the children's musical "The Wizard of Oz". Peformances are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, July 22, 23 and 24 at...

Cost: $7

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Schools
Telephone: 856-854-1514
Contact Name: Anne Marie

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Collingswood Summer Theatre presents the family favorite "The Wizard of Oz". Live, on stage, a cast of over 70 students from grades 3 - 8. Shows are July 22, 23, 24 at 7:30pm with a matinee on July...

Cost: $7

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
COLLINGSWOOD, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Schools
Telephone: 856-854-1514

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Registration for Session # which begins on July 14 and Session 3 beginning Aug. 4th for the Theater Camp at Middlesex County College under the direction of Taubenslag Productions for kids entering...

Cost: $350 Half Day or $725 Full Day per Session.

Where:
Middlesex County College PAC
2600 Woodbridge Avenue
Edison, NJ  08818
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Sponsor: Middlesex County College
Telephone: 732 906-2556
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Midnight Madness on PIER RIDES Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9pm until midnight $18 for Unlimited Pier Rides *Does not include the Go-Karts and Skyscraper . Excludes Holidays

Cost: $18

Where:
Casino Pier
800 Ocean Terrace
Seaside Heights, NJ  08751
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Escape the heat all summer long by going to see one—or more—of Broadway’s numerous kid-friendly musicals. From new favorites like Aladdin, Cinderella, and Matilda to...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Broadway Theatre
729 7th Ave #6
New York, NJ  10019
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Telephone: 212-541-8457
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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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Honeybees are responible for at least 30% of the foods we eat everyday! Busy bees are the great pollinators of the world and are so important to so many aspects of our lives and culture....

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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NOW ENROLLING! Tiny Tots Therapy Inc. will be Summer Groups starting July 8th in our Scotch Plains, NJ location! For More Information, Visit www.tinytotstherapyinc.com. NEW! We are also offering...

Cost: Listed on flyer

Where:
Tiny Tots Therapy Inc.
551 Park Avenue
Suite 4
Scotch Plains, NJ  07076
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Head to the theater for a showing of this family flick on the big screen. The LEGO Movie is a 3D animated film which follows lead character, Emmet (Chris Pratt) a completely ordinary LEGO...

Cost: $5-8

Where:
State Theatre
15 Livingston Ave
New Brunswick, NJ
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Telephone: 732-246-7469
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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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Meet lemurs, adorable primates that arrived millions of years ago as castaways on the island of Madagascar off the east coast of Africa. Isolated on the island and found nowhere else, lemurs...

Cost: $5.50-11.25

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Spend the day being coached by Globetrotters stars, learning how to be a good teammate on and off the court. After your training, take home an official certificate, personalized nickname, and a...

Cost: $69 per two-hour session

Where:
Various Locations
, NJ


Telephone: 800-641-4667
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The former world champion, Viswanathan Anand recently remarked in an interview ‘Isn’t chess supposed to be fun?’ Do we have to convince kids to play the game of chess by explaining its...

Cost: Full day Cost – $500/Student Half day Cost – $300/Student

Where:
Kings and Queens Chess Academy
1030 Stelton Road
Suite 103
Piscataway, NJ  08854
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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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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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Start your Wednesday in the woods with a relaxing bird walk at Tenafly Nature Center. Join a Tenafly Nature Center Environmental Educator to walk the trails and look for birds. Beginners welcome....

Cost: Members FREE/Non-members $5

Where:
Tenafly Nature Center
313 Hudson Avenue
Tenafly, NJ  07670
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Inspired by the top-rated PBS KIDS® TV series, Adventures with Clifford The Big Red Dog transports visitors to Birdwell Island. Young guests engage in rich educational content that...

Cost: Free with paid admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of West Windsor
217 Clarksville Rd
Village Square Center
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Telephone: (609) 799-7776
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Cranford
6 South Avenue West
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Telephone: (908) 497-1500
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New Jersey on Display explores the Garden State’s participation in world’s fairs between 1876 and 1964, illustrating how government- and private-supported exhibitions at these...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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For the fourth consecutive year, Music in the Somerset Hills is proud to offer outstanding educational opportunities for students during the summer months. These music camps are designed to meet...

Cost: $195-$230

Where:
Bernards High School
25 Olcott Avenue
Bernardsville, NJ  07924
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Sponsor: Music in Somerset Hills
Telephone: 973-339-7719
Contact Name: Matthew LaPine
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The exhibit includes hands-on, interactive stations that invite exploration of nano phenomena and real world applications and implications. This 400-square foot traveling exhibition was created...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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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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Each day students will have the opportunity to participate in acting exercises, be guided through dance routines, play cooperative group games, and use their imagination to create art. Every...

Cost: $220 per student ($20 discount for additional weeks and siblings)

Where:
Ridge and Valley Charter School
1234 Route 94
Blairstown, NJ  07825
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Sponsor: Salad City Productions
Telephone: 973-903-0281
Contact Name: Alanna Slaw Kiewe
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Award winners and other works by award winning artists will be featured in the 2014 Gaelen Juried Art Show & Sale.

Cost: Free

Where:
Cooperman JCC
760 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ  07052
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Sponsor: JCC of Greater Metrowest
Telephone: 973-530-3413
Contact Name: Lisa Suss
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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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Spring classes take place from April-June for children and adults at all levels and in a broad range of media. Classes are also available for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other...

Cost: varies

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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Registration is still open for the 2014 Summer Enrichment Camps with the Harding Kids Club. These interactive and dynamic camps are offered through the Summit Department of Community Programs....

Cost: $265 per week for Summit residents or $285 for non-resident

Where:
Cornog Field House
5 Myrtle Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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Sponsor: Summit Community Programs
Telephone: 908-277-2932
Contact Name: Summit DCP
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Each session is one week long and begins on a Monday. Life on a working farm can be a very empowering experience for a child, exposing them to the wonders of the natural world by learning the...

Cost: $595 per week

Where:
Alstede Farms
84 County Route 513 South
(across the street from 1 Chesterfield Drive)
Chester, NJ  07930
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Sponsor: Alstede Farms
Telephone: 908-879-7189
Contact Name: Alstede Farms
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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 Janice Garbolino Memorial 5K Walk/Run event supports the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program, a physical activity and wellness program for cancer survivors. Join us on Saturday September 20th in...

Cost: $25 through noon 9/19 and $30 onsite registration

Where:
Lakeview School
Roosevelt Park
Edison, NJ


Telephone: 732-548-2044
Contact Name: Beth Helsby
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Beat the heat this summer with Just Bead Yourself's COOL summer bead camps! Learn professional techniques and elements of jewelry design to create necklaces, bracelets and earrings. Kids create at...

Cost: $145

Where:
Just Bead Yourself
113 Central Ave
Westfield, NJ  07090
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Telephone: 908-232-3411
Contact Name: Thea Jackson
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Kayla's Creative Art Studio will be running a children’s art camp this summer starting on June 23, 2014 through August 29, 2014. We will offer two sessions each day: The morning...

Cost: $45 per day or $210 per week

Where:
Kayla's Creative Art Studio
629 Springfield Ave
Berkeley Heights, NJ  07922
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Telephone: 908-516-2670
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Come enjoy camp for a day at the Morris Museum! Pick & Choose from dates below: Thurs. July 17 - Honeybees Learn about h oneybees from master bee keeper Clifford Wright Sunflower through...

Cost: Members: $30 Non Members: $40

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Art Camp is a three-week program during the month of July for ages 6-12. Focusing on Creativity, Imagination and Ingenuity, Art Camp offers children a unique opportunity to acquire or improve...

Cost: $299/week. Discounts for mulitple cycles

Where:
Watchung Arts Center
18 Stirling Road
Watchung, NJ, NJ  07069
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Telephone: 908 753-0190
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Featuring works by New Jersey-based artists, tThis show will include a range of artistic processes—exploring color, form and material, and will exhibit a variety of site-specific works,...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Telephone: 973-596-6550
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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
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Telephone: 718-220-5100
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Young visitors can make thousands of elaborate creations with our oversized foam shapes. A pair of blocks becomes a wall, walls make rooms, and rooms become houses. Inspired by creativity and...

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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ElemMates, element characters, living in Atom City, their Periodic Table metropolis, are hooks to immerse kids into science and STEM disciplines through the Sci-Fi fantasy and the Arts. Events...

Cost: $39.00 1 day, $69 2 days

Where:
Fire Me Up! Studio
117 North Union Avenue
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Sponsor: Tammie Crispino, Leslie Wallant
Telephone: (908)272-2600
Contact Name: Tammie Crispino
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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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Meet former NY Knicks star John Starks! Book giveaways, raffles, T-shirts, autographs Space is limited. Please register by July 21st to 973-733-7797

Cost: Free

Where:
Newark Public Library
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Public Library
Telephone: 973-733-7797
Contact Name: Natasha Osborne
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Experience “a day in the life on an African river” and enjoy a fascinating encounter with the hippos, Genny and Button. 

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
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Telephone: 856-365-3300
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Yates Musical Theatre Excitement abounds in this classic story about a boy who longs for adventure and finds it in the form of an old lamp. This beloved tale is brought to life with music, dance...

Cost: $10 Members, $12 General Public, $9 Groups (20+)

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Ladies and gentleman, start your engines! Only in this race, it’s not about who crosses the finish line first, but whose car is the least destroyed. Build LEGO armor and battering rams...

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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The Center for Contemporary Art's highly anticipated 2014 Non-Juried Member's Exhibit will be on view from June 23 through August 23. There will be an opening reception on Friday, June 27 from...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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Come to the Morris Museum for Super Science Saturdays! On selected Saturdays come to the museum for a demonstration in science followed by a hands-on activity. June 14: Glitter Goop Use...

Cost: Members: Free / Non Members: $3 per child + museum admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Lot's of fun Children’s Activities Available: Pony Rides, Moon Bounce, Wagon Train Rides, Corn Kingdom, Scenic Farm Hayrides, Visit and Feed Our Friendly Farm Animals (free, Stop By Our Bunny Run...

Cost: various options - see website for details

Where:
Alstede Farms
84 County Route 513 South
(across the street from 1 Chesterfield Drive)
Chester, NJ  07930
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Sponsor: Alstede Farms
Telephone: 908-879-7189
Contact Name: Alstede Farms
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Wristband Day on PIER RIDES Ride all the rides except Skyscraper, & Go Karts (Excludes holidays) for $18 from 12noon till 6pm Bonus: $5 per Rider on the Go-Karts, $10 per Rider on the Skyscraper...

Cost: $18

Where:
Casino Pier
800 Ocean Terrace
Seaside Heights, NJ  08751
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of West Windsor
217 Clarksville Rd
Village Square Center
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Telephone: (609) 799-7776
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Cranford
6 South Avenue West
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Telephone: (908) 497-1500
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Summit
545 Morris Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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Telephone: (908) 608-9400
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Opening on Sunday August 4th 2013 Macculloch Hall Historical Museum presents a new exhibit “Thomas Nast Brings Down Boss Tweed”, in the second floor Thomas Nast Gallery. The exhibit...

Cost: Adults $8; Seniors & Students $6; Children 6 – 12 $4.

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Cranford
6 South Avenue West
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Telephone: (908) 497-1500
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Macculloch Hall Historical Museum participates this summer in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment of the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more...

Cost: Free for Military Members and up to five family members

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: (973) 538-2404 x 10
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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Macculloch Hall Historical Museum currently has on display “Thomas Nast Brings Down Boss Tweed”, in the second floor Thomas Nast Gallery. The exhibit features over twenty examples of...

Cost: Adults $8; Seniors & Students $6; Children 6 – 12 $4. Members 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 ext. 16
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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This July, on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from 1:00 - 4:00PM, enjoy docent-led tours through the period rooms at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum (MHHM) to learn the history of the...

Cost: Adults $8 Seniors & Students $6 Children 6–12 $4 Members & Children under 5 free

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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Come celebrate National Hot Dog Day at Casino Pier by entering our 2nd Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest! Think you’ve got the guts? Compete against other amateur eaters to down the most Pier Grill...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Casino Pier
800 Ocean Terrace
Seaside Heights, NJ  08751
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We will be hosting FREE intro to irish dance classes in July: Westfield, 7/29 @ 5pm Berkeley Hts, 7/30 @ 5pm rsvp: kellyschool01@aol.com www.denogla.com

Cost: FREE

Where:
, NJ

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Explore the excitement of electricity with singing Tesla coils, robotic drums, and wireless illumination. Twin, solid-state, one-million-volt Tesla coils produce bursts of musical lightning right...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
, NJ

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Blast off on a journey past the Sun and planets, get to know Mr. Moon Rock and learn what stars are visible in tonight's sky. The show offers a musical, astronomical adventure for space kids.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ
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Telephone: 908-231-8805
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Blast off on a journey past the Sun and planets, get to know Mr. Moon Rock and learn what stars are visible in tonight's sky. the show offers a musical, astronomical adventure for space kids.

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium/Raritan Valley community 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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What do bears do all summer? Learn about these shy mammals and enjoy a walk on the trails learning about the ‘bear’ necessities.

Cost: $3

Where:
Pyramid Mountain
124 Boonton Ave
Montville, NJ  07045
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Telephone: 973-334-3130
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This new 6 week program is for children, with an adult, to explore animals through the works of six well known authors. Listen to stories from a different author each week and then participate...

Cost: $60.00 per child.

Where:
Bergen County Zoo
216 Forest Ave
Paramus, NJ
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Telephone: (201) 262-3771

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Enjoy a laser and video concert featuring songs by mr. RAY and Jane Murphy.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ
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Telephone: 908-231-8805
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Features songs by a variety of artists including LMFAO, One Direction, and Black Eyed Peas.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ
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Telephone: 908-231-8805
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Enjoy a laser and video concert featuring songs by Mr. Ray and Jane Murphy.

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium/Raritan Valley Community 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 Collingswood Summer Theatre sponsored by the Collingswood Schools presents the children's musical "The Wizard of Oz". Peformances are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, July 22, 23 and 24 at...

Cost: $7

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Schools
Telephone: 856-854-1514
Contact Name: Anne Marie

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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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When the temperatures are cooler and the work day is over, come on over to the zoo for some summertime extended hours.

Cost: Regular Admission

Where:
Turtle Back Zoo
560 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ  07052
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Telephone: 973-731-5800
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Come to the museum every Wednesday evening for a free outdoor concert and gourmet food trucks.

Cost: Free

Where:
Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Road
Cherry Hill, NJ
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Telephone: 856-424-1233
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Our Youth Camps help students identify and correct old habits while rebuilding the fundamental skills needed to become a better, more effective soccer player. Over the course of three one-week...

Cost: $200

Where:
Universal Soccer Academy
81 Ark Road
Lumberton, NJ  08048
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Sponsor: Universal Soccer Academy
Telephone: 609-472-0062
Contact Name: Laura Dolhansky
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We will be hosting FREE intro to irish dance classes in July: Westfield, 7/29 @ 5pm Berkeley Hts, 7/30 @ 5pm rsvp: kellyschool01@aol.com www.denogla.com

Cost: FREE

Where:
, NJ

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We will be hosting FREE intro to irish dance classes in July: Westfield, 7/29 @ 5pm Berkeley Hts, 7/30 @ 5pm rsvp: kellyschool01@aol.com www.denogla.com

Cost: FREE

Where:
, NJ

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Yoga helps develop creativity, flexibility and strength and promotes well-being, peace & happiness. Kids Yoga is a great way for your child to grow, laugh, & play and we invite you to join us!

Cost: 7

Where:
Let's Dance Studios
855 Arnold Ave.
Pt. Pleasant, NJ
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Contact Name: Maggie
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Night Slides July 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th & August 6th, 13th 5 PM – 9 PM On the dates listed above, we will be having NIGHT SLIDING where the park will be open till 9pm complete with a DJ spinning...

Cost: $15

Where:
, NJ

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Celebrate the summer season along the Hudson River at Newport’s Beach Party and food festival held at the only urban beach in the area! Signature dishes and cocktails will be available from...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newport Green
700 Washington Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07310
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Sponsor: Newport NJ
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Vam Art Inc. Is pleased to announce the opening of it's 6th major Contemporary Art Show titled "Continuum 2014" The show will highlight about twenty outstanding pieces of artwork from fine talented...

Cost: FREE

Where:
15 Station Place
Metuchen , NJ  08840


Sponsor: Vam Art Inc.
Telephone: 732-310-8267
Contact Name: Kenia
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Celebrate the summer season along the Hudson River at Newport’s Beach Party and food festival held at the only urban beach in the area! Signature dishes and cocktails will be available from...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newport Green
700 Washington Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07310
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Sponsor: Newport NJ
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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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The Collingswood Summer Theatre sponsored by the Collingswood Schools presents the children's musical "The Wizard of Oz". Peformances are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, July 22, 23 and 24 at...

Cost: $7

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Schools
Telephone: 856-854-1514
Contact Name: Anne Marie

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Held at the Jenkinson's Inlet Stage every Wednesday at 7:30pm, the Jenkinson's Music Festival showcases different acts every week. Come join the fun! June 25 - Opening Concert July...

Where:
Jenkinson's Boardwalk
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ


Telephone: 732-892-0600
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Collingswood Summer Theatre presents the family favorite "The Wizard of Oz". Live, on stage, a cast of over 70 students from grades 3 - 8. Shows are July 22, 23, 24 at 7:30pm with a matinee on July...

Cost: $7

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
COLLINGSWOOD, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Schools
Telephone: 856-854-1514

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Head to Flood's Hill every week for a different free, outdoor concert.  7/2: Dub Proof 7/9: Max Headroom 7/16: The Wisenheimers 7/23: John Lee & Freinds 7/30: Rock the...

Cost: Free

Where:
South Orange Performing Arts Center
1 SOPAC Way
South Orange, NJ  07079
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Telephone: 973-313-2787
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A fun filled interactive magic show for all ages on the grounds of Applegate Farms

Cost: FREE

Where:
Applegate Ice Cream Farm
616 Grove Ave
Montclair, NJ
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Sponsor: Applegate Farms
Contact Name: Harold Johnson
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Registration for Session # which begins on July 14 and Session 3 beginning Aug. 4th for the Theater Camp at Middlesex County College under the direction of Taubenslag Productions for kids entering...

Cost: $350 Half Day or $725 Full Day per Session.

Where:
Middlesex County College PAC
2600 Woodbridge Avenue
Edison, NJ  08818
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Sponsor: Middlesex County College
Telephone: 732 906-2556
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Meet lemurs, adorable primates that arrived millions of years ago as castaways on the island of Madagascar off the east coast of Africa. Isolated on the island and found nowhere else, lemurs...

Cost: $5.50-11.25

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Pack a picnic and head over to the park to watch an outdoor film screening. The movie shown will change weekly. Movies begin at 9:00 pm in June and July and around at 8:15 pm in August,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Pier A Park
Hoboken, NJ


Sponsor: Hoboken Division of Cultural Affairs
Telephone: 201-420-2207
Contact Name: Geri Fallo
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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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Escape the heat all summer long by going to see one—or more—of Broadway’s numerous kid-friendly musicals. From new favorites like Aladdin, Cinderella, and Matilda to...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Broadway Theatre
729 7th Ave #6
New York, NJ  10019
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Telephone: 212-541-8457
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Spend the day being coached by Globetrotters stars, learning how to be a good teammate on and off the court. After your training, take home an official certificate, personalized nickname, and a...

Cost: $69 per two-hour session

Where:
Various Locations
, NJ


Telephone: 800-641-4667
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Fairgoers will enjoy fireworks, pie-eating contests, pig races, a home and garden competition, a produce stand from the Future Farmers of America, and 4-H displays, performances, live music,...

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

Where:
East Freehold Showgrounds
Kozloski Road
Freehold, NJ
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Telephone: 732-842-4000
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This arena spectacular will be bringing 20 updated dinosaurs that will emphasize the creature’s distinctive display of feathers, head crests, and tail fans to leave each fan with a feeling...

Cost: $35-70

Where:
Prudential Center
25 Lafayette Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Telephone: 973-757-6600
Contact Name: Prudential Center Box Office
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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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NOW ENROLLING! Tiny Tots Therapy Inc. will be Summer Groups starting July 8th in our Scotch Plains, NJ location! For More Information, Visit www.tinytotstherapyinc.com. NEW! We are also offering...

Cost: Listed on flyer

Where:
Tiny Tots Therapy Inc.
551 Park Avenue
Suite 4
Scotch Plains, NJ  07076
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Honeybees are responible for at least 30% of the foods we eat everyday! Busy bees are the great pollinators of the world and are so important to so many aspects of our lives and culture....

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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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 former world champion, Viswanathan Anand recently remarked in an interview ‘Isn’t chess supposed to be fun?’ Do we have to convince kids to play the game of chess by explaining its...

Cost: Full day Cost – $500/Student Half day Cost – $300/Student

Where:
Kings and Queens Chess Academy
1030 Stelton Road
Suite 103
Piscataway, NJ  08854
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The exhibit includes hands-on, interactive stations that invite exploration of nano phenomena and real world applications and implications. This 400-square foot traveling exhibition was created...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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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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Inspired by the top-rated PBS KIDS® TV series, Adventures with Clifford The Big Red Dog transports visitors to Birdwell Island. Young guests engage in rich educational content that...

Cost: Free with paid admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Cranford
6 South Avenue West
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Telephone: (908) 497-1500
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New Jersey on Display explores the Garden State’s participation in world’s fairs between 1876 and 1964, illustrating how government- and private-supported exhibitions at these...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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For the fourth consecutive year, Music in the Somerset Hills is proud to offer outstanding educational opportunities for students during the summer months. These music camps are designed to meet...

Cost: $195-$230

Where:
Bernards High School
25 Olcott Avenue
Bernardsville, NJ  07924
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Sponsor: Music in Somerset Hills
Telephone: 973-339-7719
Contact Name: Matthew LaPine
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of West Windsor
217 Clarksville Rd
Village Square Center
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Telephone: (609) 799-7776
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Each session is one week long and begins on a Monday. Life on a working farm can be a very empowering experience for a child, exposing them to the wonders of the natural world by learning the...

Cost: $595 per week

Where:
Alstede Farms
84 County Route 513 South
(across the street from 1 Chesterfield Drive)
Chester, NJ  07930
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Sponsor: Alstede Farms
Telephone: 908-879-7189
Contact Name: Alstede Farms
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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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Spring classes take place from April-June for children and adults at all levels and in a broad range of media. Classes are also available for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other...

Cost: varies

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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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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Each day students will have the opportunity to participate in acting exercises, be guided through dance routines, play cooperative group games, and use their imagination to create art. Every...

Cost: $220 per student ($20 discount for additional weeks and siblings)

Where:
Ridge and Valley Charter School
1234 Route 94
Blairstown, NJ  07825
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Sponsor: Salad City Productions
Telephone: 973-903-0281
Contact Name: Alanna Slaw Kiewe
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Award winners and other works by award winning artists will be featured in the 2014 Gaelen Juried Art Show & Sale.

Cost: Free

Where:
Cooperman JCC
760 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ  07052
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Sponsor: JCC of Greater Metrowest
Telephone: 973-530-3413
Contact Name: Lisa Suss
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Registration is still open for the 2014 Summer Enrichment Camps with the Harding Kids Club. These interactive and dynamic camps are offered through the Summit Department of Community Programs....

Cost: $265 per week for Summit residents or $285 for non-resident

Where:
Cornog Field House
5 Myrtle Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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Sponsor: Summit Community Programs
Telephone: 908-277-2932
Contact Name: Summit DCP
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Kayla's Creative Art Studio will be running a children’s art camp this summer starting on June 23, 2014 through August 29, 2014. We will offer two sessions each day: The morning...

Cost: $45 per day or $210 per week

Where:
Kayla's Creative Art Studio
629 Springfield Ave
Berkeley Heights, NJ  07922
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Telephone: 908-516-2670
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The Janice Garbolino Memorial 5K Walk/Run event supports the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program, a physical activity and wellness program for cancer survivors. Join us on Saturday September 20th in...

Cost: $25 through noon 9/19 and $30 onsite registration

Where:
Lakeview School
Roosevelt Park
Edison, NJ


Telephone: 732-548-2044
Contact Name: Beth Helsby
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Beat the heat this summer with Just Bead Yourself's COOL summer bead camps! Learn professional techniques and elements of jewelry design to create necklaces, bracelets and earrings. Kids create at...

Cost: $145

Where:
Just Bead Yourself
113 Central Ave
Westfield, NJ  07090
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Telephone: 908-232-3411
Contact Name: Thea Jackson
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Join Education Director/BSA Merit Badge Counselor Jeff Hoagland for this half-day workshop, designed to help Boy Scouts earn the ‘Insect Study’ merit badge. Out on the trails in field, forest,...

Cost: $20 per boy

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Reserve
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Sponsor: Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
Telephone: 609-737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
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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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Come enjoy camp for a day at the Morris Museum! Pick & Choose from dates below: Thurs. July 17 - Honeybees Learn about h oneybees from master bee keeper Clifford Wright Sunflower through...

Cost: Members: $30 Non Members: $40

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Young visitors can make thousands of elaborate creations with our oversized foam shapes. A pair of blocks becomes a wall, walls make rooms, and rooms become houses. Inspired by creativity and...

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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Featuring works by New Jersey-based artists, tThis show will include a range of artistic processes—exploring color, form and material, and will exhibit a variety of site-specific works,...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Telephone: 973-596-6550
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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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ElemMates, element characters, living in Atom City, their Periodic Table metropolis, are hooks to immerse kids into science and STEM disciplines through the Sci-Fi fantasy and the Arts. Events...

Cost: $39.00 1 day, $69 2 days

Where:
Fire Me Up! Studio
117 North Union Avenue
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Sponsor: Tammie Crispino, Leslie Wallant
Telephone: (908)272-2600
Contact Name: Tammie Crispino
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Live demonstration of non-toxic native snakes. Get to see and hold them!

Cost: Park admission plus $2.00 fee for ages six and above

Where:
Round Valley Recreation Area
1220 Lebanon-Stanton Rd
Lebanon, NJ  08833
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Telephone: 908-236-6355
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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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Art Camp is a three-week program during the month of July for ages 6-12. Focusing on Creativity, Imagination and Ingenuity, Art Camp offers children a unique opportunity to acquire or improve...

Cost: $299/week. Discounts for mulitple cycles

Where:
Watchung Arts Center
18 Stirling Road
Watchung, NJ, NJ  07069
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Telephone: 908 753-0190
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Experience “a day in the life on an African river” and enjoy a fascinating encounter with the hippos, Genny and Button. 

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
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Telephone: 856-365-3300
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With basketball foolery and skills, the Wizards look to push the envelope on fun, combining comedy, audience particpation, athletcism, tricks, fancy teamwork and ball-handling wizardry for the...

Cost: $10 Members, $12 General Public, $9 Groups (20+)

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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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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In this unique tour, children and their parents will view the museum through the eyes of its youngest former occupants: the children who inhabited Liberty Hall over the past 240 years. History...

Cost: $8-10

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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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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Ladies and gentleman, start your engines! Only in this race, it’s not about who crosses the finish line first, but whose car is the least destroyed. Build LEGO armor and battering rams...

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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Come to the Morris Museum for Super Science Saturdays! On selected Saturdays come to the museum for a demonstration in science followed by a hands-on activity. June 14: Glitter Goop Use...

Cost: Members: Free / Non Members: $3 per child + museum admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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The Center for Contemporary Art's highly anticipated 2014 Non-Juried Member's Exhibit will be on view from June 23 through August 23. There will be an opening reception on Friday, June 27 from...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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This July, on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from 1:00 - 4:00PM, enjoy docent-led tours through the period rooms at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum (MHHM) to learn the history of the...

Cost: Adults $8 Seniors & Students $6 Children 6–12 $4 Members & Children under 5 free

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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Macculloch Hall Historical Museum participates this summer in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment of the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more...

Cost: Free for Military Members and up to five family members

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: (973) 538-2404 x 10
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Cranford
6 South Avenue West
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Telephone: (908) 497-1500
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of West Windsor
217 Clarksville Rd
Village Square Center
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Telephone: (609) 799-7776
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Make art on the waterfront at Hudson River Park! CMA is bringing a wide variety of free hands-on art making activities to Pier 25 every Tuesday and Thursday throughout July and August in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson River Park
Pier 25 at North Moore St.
Tribeca, NY  10013
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Sponsor: Children's Museum of the Arts
Telephone: 212-274-0986
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Cranford
6 South Avenue West
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Telephone: (908) 497-1500
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Macculloch Hall Historical Museum currently has on display “Thomas Nast Brings Down Boss Tweed”, in the second floor Thomas Nast Gallery. The exhibit features over twenty examples of...

Cost: Adults $8; Seniors & Students $6; Children 6 – 12 $4. Members 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 ext. 16
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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Opening on Sunday August 4th 2013 Macculloch Hall Historical Museum presents a new exhibit “Thomas Nast Brings Down Boss Tweed”, in the second floor Thomas Nast Gallery. The exhibit...

Cost: Adults $8; Seniors & Students $6; Children 6 – 12 $4.

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Summit
545 Morris Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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Telephone: (908) 608-9400
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We will be hosting FREE intro to irish dance classes in July: Westfield, 7/29 @ 5pm Berkeley Hts, 7/30 @ 5pm rsvp: kellyschool01@aol.com www.denogla.com

Cost: FREE

Where:
, NJ

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Explore the excitement of electricity with singing Tesla coils, robotic drums, and wireless illumination. Twin, solid-state, one-million-volt Tesla coils produce bursts of musical lightning right...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
, NJ

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A family from another system is seeking the perfect vacation spot. Fly over the surface of Pluto, our best known dwarf planet; sail through the rings of Saturn; avoid Jupiter's lightning storms....

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium/Raritan Valley Community 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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A family from another star system is seeking the perfect vacation spot. Fly over the surface of Pluto, our best known dwarf planet; sail through the rings of Saturn; avoid Jupiter's...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ
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Telephone: 908-231-8805
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Features songs by a variety of artists including LMFAO, One Direction, and Black Eyed Peas.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ
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Telephone: 908-231-8805
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Each adult/child pair will explore a different habitat each week through stories, songs, sensory activities, meeting a special animal, and, of course, a tour around the zoo.

Cost: $60 per child for the 6-week series.

Where:
Bergen County Zoo
216 Forest Ave
Paramus, NJ
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Telephone: (201) 262-3771

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The Collingswood Summer Theatre sponsored by the Collingswood Schools presents the children's musical "The Wizard of Oz". Peformances are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, July 22, 23 and 24 at...

Cost: $7

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Schools
Telephone: 856-854-1514
Contact Name: Anne Marie

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New Jersey has so many interesting animals living in the wild. Find out which reptiles, amphibians and other creeping creatures are at risk and why. This class will take place both inside our...

Cost: $10.00 per child.

Where:
Bergen County Zoo
216 Forest Ave
Paramus, NJ
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Telephone: (201) 262-3771

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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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When the temperatures are cooler and the work day is over, come on over to the zoo for some summertime extended hours.

Cost: Regular Admission

Where:
Turtle Back Zoo
560 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ  07052
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Telephone: 973-731-5800
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Red Baraat, a pioneering eight-piece band from Brooklyn, merges hard-driving North Indian bhangra rhythms with elements of jazz, go-go, brass funk and hip-hop. The band’s powerful live...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey Performing Arts Center
Theater Square
1 Center St
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Horizon Foundation
Telephone: 188-846-65722
Contact Name: Josh Balber
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Our Youth Camps help students identify and correct old habits while rebuilding the fundamental skills needed to become a better, more effective soccer player. Over the course of three one-week...

Cost: $200

Where:
Universal Soccer Academy
81 Ark Road
Lumberton, NJ  08048
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Sponsor: Universal Soccer Academy
Telephone: 609-472-0062
Contact Name: Laura Dolhansky
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Come discuss the Earth and the amazing flora and fauna that inhabit it, in a basic science class for teens, adults and families. Programs are in the Education Center Theater. This is not a drop...

Cost: Free

Where:
Bergen County Zoo
216 Forest Ave
Paramus, NJ
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Telephone: 201-262-3771

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Vam Art Inc. Is pleased to announce the opening of it's 6th major Contemporary Art Show titled "Continuum 2014" The show will highlight about twenty outstanding pieces of artwork from fine talented...

Cost: FREE

Where:
15 Station Place
Metuchen , NJ  08840


Sponsor: Vam Art Inc.
Telephone: 732-310-8267
Contact Name: Kenia
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Come see the Trenton Thunder take on the Binghamton Mets! There will be a clothing drive thanks to salvation army. There will also be fireworks thanks to Kia Motors. Thirsty Thursday in the...

Cost: $10-$13

Where:
Arm & Hammer Park
1 Thunder Road
Trenton, NJ  08611
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Telephone: 609-394-3300
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Learn how you can help maximize your health care visits, including how to best prepare, save time during the visit, get answers to all your questions, and get the treatment you need. Presented...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Summit Medical Group
1 Diamond Hill Road
Lawrence Pavilion
Berkeley Heights, NJ  07922
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Telephone: 908-277-8889
Contact Name: Suzanne Milani
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The Collingswood Summer Theatre sponsored by the Collingswood Schools presents the children's musical "The Wizard of Oz". Peformances are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, July 22, 23 and 24 at...

Cost: $7

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Schools
Telephone: 856-854-1514
Contact Name: Anne Marie

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Collingswood Summer Theatre presents the family favorite "The Wizard of Oz". Live, on stage, a cast of over 70 students from grades 3 - 8. Shows are July 22, 23, 24 at 7:30pm with a matinee on July...

Cost: $7

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
COLLINGSWOOD, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Collingswood Schools
Telephone: 856-854-1514

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The awarding-winning Screen on the Green Outdoor Movie Series, now in its fourth year of production, is set to begin July 22nd, showing Despicable Me 2. Join us before the movie and take a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Summit's Village Green
356 Broad Street
Summit, NJ  07901
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Sponsor: Summit Community Programs
Telephone: 908-277-2932
Contact Name: Sophie Mannaerts
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Registration for Session # which begins on July 14 and Session 3 beginning Aug. 4th for the Theater Camp at Middlesex County College under the direction of Taubenslag Productions for kids entering...

Cost: $350 Half Day or $725 Full Day per Session.

Where:
Middlesex County College PAC
2600 Woodbridge Avenue
Edison, NJ  08818
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Sponsor: Middlesex County College
Telephone: 732 906-2556
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A Jenkinson's and Point Pleasant Beach family tradition - come down to the beach and enjoy our Thursday night weekly fireworks show!

Where:
Jenkinson's Boardwalk
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ


Telephone: 732-892-0600
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Midnight Madness on PIER RIDES Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9pm until midnight $18 for Unlimited Pier Rides *Does not include the Go-Karts and Skyscraper . Excludes Holidays

Cost: $18

Where:
Casino Pier
800 Ocean Terrace
Seaside Heights, NJ  08751
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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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Escape the heat all summer long by going to see one—or more—of Broadway’s numerous kid-friendly musicals. From new favorites like Aladdin, Cinderella, and Matilda to...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Broadway Theatre
729 7th Ave #6
New York, NJ  10019
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Telephone: 212-541-8457
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This arena spectacular will be bringing 20 updated dinosaurs that will emphasize the creature’s distinctive display of feathers, head crests, and tail fans to leave each fan with a feeling...

Cost: $35-70

Where:
Prudential Center
25 Lafayette Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Telephone: 973-757-6600
Contact Name: Prudential Center Box Office
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Meet lemurs, adorable primates that arrived millions of years ago as castaways on the island of Madagascar off the east coast of Africa. Isolated on the island and found nowhere else, lemurs...

Cost: $5.50-11.25

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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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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Fairgoers will enjoy fireworks, pie-eating contests, pig races, a home and garden competition, a produce stand from the Future Farmers of America, and 4-H displays, performances, live music,...

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

Where:
East Freehold Showgrounds
Kozloski Road
Freehold, NJ
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Telephone: 732-842-4000
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NOW ENROLLING! Tiny Tots Therapy Inc. will be Summer Groups starting July 8th in our Scotch Plains, NJ location! For More Information, Visit www.tinytotstherapyinc.com. NEW! We are also offering...

Cost: Listed on flyer

Where:
Tiny Tots Therapy Inc.
551 Park Avenue
Suite 4
Scotch Plains, NJ  07076
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Spend the day being coached by Globetrotters stars, learning how to be a good teammate on and off the court. After your training, take home an official certificate, personalized nickname, and a...

Cost: $69 per two-hour session

Where:
Various Locations
, NJ


Telephone: 800-641-4667
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Honeybees are responible for at least 30% of the foods we eat everyday! Busy bees are the great pollinators of the world and are so important to so many aspects of our lives and culture....

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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The former world champion, Viswanathan Anand recently remarked in an interview ‘Isn’t chess supposed to be fun?’ Do we have to convince kids to play the game of chess by explaining its...

Cost: Full day Cost – $500/Student Half day Cost – $300/Student

Where:
Kings and Queens Chess Academy
1030 Stelton Road
Suite 103
Piscataway, NJ  08854
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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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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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For the fourth consecutive year, Music in the Somerset Hills is proud to offer outstanding educational opportunities for students during the summer months. These music camps are designed to meet...

Cost: $195-$230

Where:
Bernards High School
25 Olcott Avenue
Bernardsville, NJ  07924
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Sponsor: Music in Somerset Hills
Telephone: 973-339-7719
Contact Name: Matthew LaPine
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Cranford
6 South Avenue West
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Telephone: (908) 497-1500
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New Jersey on Display explores the Garden State’s participation in world’s fairs between 1876 and 1964, illustrating how government- and private-supported exhibitions at these...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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Inspired by the top-rated PBS KIDS® TV series, Adventures with Clifford The Big Red Dog transports visitors to Birdwell Island. Young guests engage in rich educational content that...

Cost: Free with paid admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Each session is one week long and begins on a Monday. Life on a working farm can be a very empowering experience for a child, exposing them to the wonders of the natural world by learning the...

Cost: $595 per week

Where:
Alstede Farms
84 County Route 513 South
(across the street from 1 Chesterfield Drive)
Chester, NJ  07930
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Sponsor: Alstede Farms
Telephone: 908-879-7189
Contact Name: Alstede Farms
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Award winners and other works by award winning artists will be featured in the 2014 Gaelen Juried Art Show & Sale.

Cost: Free

Where:
Cooperman JCC
760 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ  07052
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Sponsor: JCC of Greater Metrowest
Telephone: 973-530-3413
Contact Name: Lisa Suss
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Each day students will have the opportunity to participate in acting exercises, be guided through dance routines, play cooperative group games, and use their imagination to create art. Every...

Cost: $220 per student ($20 discount for additional weeks and siblings)

Where:
Ridge and Valley Charter School
1234 Route 94
Blairstown, NJ  07825
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Sponsor: Salad City Productions
Telephone: 973-903-0281
Contact Name: Alanna Slaw Kiewe
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The exhibit includes hands-on, interactive stations that invite exploration of nano phenomena and real world applications and implications. This 400-square foot traveling exhibition was created...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of West Windsor
217 Clarksville Rd
Village Square Center
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Telephone: (609) 799-7776
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Spring classes take place from April-June for children and adults at all levels and in a broad range of media. Classes are also available for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other...

Cost: varies

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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Capture your child's prime time to learn a new language and come take a free trial class in French, Spanish, or Chinese. Languages for Tots 6M-3Y Languages for Children 3-9Y. 596...

Cost: Free

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

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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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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Kayla's Creative Art Studio will be running a children’s art camp this summer starting on June 23, 2014 through August 29, 2014. We will offer two sessions each day: The morning...

Cost: $45 per day or $210 per week

Where:
Kayla's Creative Art Studio
629 Springfield Ave
Berkeley Heights, NJ  07922
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Telephone: 908-516-2670
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The Janice Garbolino Memorial 5K Walk/Run event supports the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program, a physical activity and wellness program for cancer survivors. Join us on Saturday September 20th in...

Cost: $25 through noon 9/19 and $30 onsite registration

Where:
Lakeview School
Roosevelt Park
Edison, NJ


Telephone: 732-548-2044
Contact Name: Beth Helsby
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Beat the heat this summer with Just Bead Yourself's COOL summer bead camps! Learn professional techniques and elements of jewelry design to create necklaces, bracelets and earrings. Kids create at...

Cost: $145

Where:
Just Bead Yourself
113 Central Ave
Westfield, NJ  07090
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Telephone: 908-232-3411
Contact Name: Thea Jackson
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ElemMates, element characters, living in Atom City, their Periodic Table metropolis, are hooks to immerse kids into science and STEM disciplines through the Sci-Fi fantasy and the Arts. Events...

Cost: $39.00 1 day, $69 2 days

Where:
Fire Me Up! Studio
117 North Union Avenue
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Sponsor: Tammie Crispino, Leslie Wallant
Telephone: (908)272-2600
Contact Name: Tammie Crispino
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Experience “a day in the life on an African river” and enjoy a fascinating encounter with the hippos, Genny and Button. 

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
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Telephone: 856-365-3300
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Mom/Dad & Me Yoga is a great class where you can create, stretch, & relax with your child while developing inner peace, strength, and flexibility. We invite you to join us for Mom/Dad & Me...

Cost: 12

Where:
Let's Dance Studios
855 Arnold Ave.
Pt. Pleasant, NJ  08742
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Sponsor: Seashore Healing
Telephone: (732) 618-4997
Contact Name: Maggie
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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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Art Camp is a three-week program during the month of July for ages 6-12. Focusing on Creativity, Imagination and Ingenuity, Art Camp offers children a unique opportunity to acquire or improve...

Cost: $299/week. Discounts for mulitple cycles

Where:
Watchung Arts Center
18 Stirling Road
Watchung, NJ, NJ  07069
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Telephone: 908 753-0190
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Featuring works by New Jersey-based artists, tThis show will include a range of artistic processes—exploring color, form and material, and will exhibit a variety of site-specific works,...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Telephone: 973-596-6550
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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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Young visitors can make thousands of elaborate creations with our oversized foam shapes. A pair of blocks becomes a wall, walls make rooms, and rooms become houses. Inspired by creativity and...

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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Come enjoy camp for a day at the Morris Museum! Pick & Choose from dates below: Thurs. July 17 - Honeybees Learn about h oneybees from master bee keeper Clifford Wright Sunflower through...

Cost: Members: $30 Non Members: $40

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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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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Ladies and gentleman, start your engines! Only in this race, it’s not about who crosses the finish line first, but whose car is the least destroyed. Build LEGO armor and battering rams...

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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Puss in Boots, performed by the Middlesex County College Theater Camp under the direction of Taubenslag Productions. Two performances, Friday, July 18th @9:30am & 11am at the Performing Arts...

Cost: $3 per ticket

Where:
Middlesex County College PAC
2600 Woodbridge Avenue
Performing Arts Center
Edison, NJ  08818
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Come to the Morris Museum for Super Science Saturdays! On selected Saturdays come to the museum for a demonstration in science followed by a hands-on activity. June 14: Glitter Goop Use...

Cost: Members: Free / Non Members: $3 per child + museum admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Lot's of fun Children’s Activities Available: Pony Rides, Moon Bounce, Wagon Train Rides, Corn Kingdom, Scenic Farm Hayrides, Visit and Feed Our Friendly Farm Animals (free, Stop By Our Bunny Run...

Cost: various options - see website for details

Where:
Alstede Farms
84 County Route 513 South
(across the street from 1 Chesterfield Drive)
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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The Center for Contemporary Art's highly anticipated 2014 Non-Juried Member's Exhibit will be on view from June 23 through August 23. There will be an opening reception on Friday, June 27 from...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Cranford
6 South Avenue West
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Telephone: (908) 497-1500
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Opening on Sunday August 4th 2013 Macculloch Hall Historical Museum presents a new exhibit “Thomas Nast Brings Down Boss Tweed”, in the second floor Thomas Nast Gallery. The exhibit...

Cost: Adults $8; Seniors & Students $6; Children 6 – 12 $4.

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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Macculloch Hall Historical Museum participates this summer in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment of the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more...

Cost: Free for Military Members and up to five family members

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: (973) 538-2404 x 10
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Cranford
6 South Avenue West
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Telephone: (908) 497-1500
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of West Windsor
217 Clarksville Rd
Village Square Center
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Telephone: (609) 799-7776
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As most of the country would agree, it’s been a long and stormy winter. But we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel knowing that summer is on its way and summer...

Cost: $40 for Members; $45 for Non-Members

Where:
The Little Gym of Summit
545 Morris Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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Telephone: (908) 608-9400
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We will be hosting FREE intro to irish dance classes in July: Westfield, 7/29 @ 5pm Berkeley Hts, 7/30 @ 5pm rsvp: kellyschool01@aol.com www.denogla.com

Cost: FREE

Where:
, NJ

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Explore the excitement of electricity with singing Tesla coils, robotic drums, and wireless illumination. Twin, solid-state, one-million-volt Tesla coils produce bursts of musical lightning right...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
, NJ

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Each adult/child pair will explore a different habitat each week through stories, songs, sensory activities, meeting a special animal, and, of course, a tour around the zoo.

Cost: $60 per child for the 6-week series.

Where:
Bergen County Zoo
216 Forest Ave
Paramus, NJ
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Telephone: (201) 262-3771

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Features songs by a variety of artists including LMFAO, One Direction, and Black Eyed Peas.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ
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Telephone: 908-231-8805
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When the temperatures are cooler and the work day is over, come on over to the zoo for some summertime extended hours.

Cost: Regular Admission

Where:
Turtle Back Zoo
560 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ  07052
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Telephone: 973-731-5800
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Our Youth Camps help students identify and correct old habits while rebuilding the fundamental skills needed to become a better, more effective soccer player. Over the course of three one-week...

Cost: $200

Where:
Universal Soccer Academy
81 Ark Road
Lumberton, NJ  08048
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Sponsor: Universal Soccer Academy
Telephone: 609-472-0062
Contact Name: Laura Dolhansky
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Stop by and see some spectacular vehicles from days gone by or show off one of your own! Historic Smithville has over 60 shoppes, 7 eateries, lodging at the Colonial Inn, train, carousel, paddle...

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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Free Community Gospel Concert & Night of Dance and Praise. Choirs, Bands, Dancers from the Tri-State Area is coming to perform for the city of Phillipsburg, NJ Special Guest: Recording Artist...

Cost: FREE

Where:
WALTER'S PARK
1 Meyner Road
Phillipsburg, NJ  08865
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Sponsor: FCWC
Telephone: 909-733-3911
Contact Name: Pastor Andre Thompson

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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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Vam Art Inc. Is pleased to announce the opening of it's 6th major Contemporary Art Show titled "Continuum 2014" The show will highlight about twenty outstanding pieces of artwork from fine talented...

Cost: FREE

Where:
15 Station Place
Metuchen , NJ  08840


Sponsor: Vam Art Inc.
Telephone: 732-310-8267
Contact Name: Kenia
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Young star gazers join Magic Tree House characters Jack and Annie as they discover the secrets of the Sun, Moon, planets, space travel, and more. Who can help them answer the questions left for...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ
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Telephone: 908-231-8805
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Meet new people and enjoy the sunset while walking along the trails at Tenafly Nature Center. After the hike, gather around the campfire for s’mores and conversation. Recommended for adults. In...

Cost: Members $5/Non-members:$10

Where:
Tenafly Nature Center
313 Hudson Avenue
Tenafly, NJ  07670
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Sponsor: Tenafly Nature Center
Telephone: 201-568-6093
Contact Name: Timothy Palla
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Come see the Trenton Thunder take on the Binghamton Mets! The first 2,000 people ages 14 and over will receive David Robertson Bobbleheads thanks to TD Banks. Tonight is Scout Sleepover night.

Cost: $10-$13

Where:
Arm & Hammer Park
1 Thunder Road
Trenton, NJ  08611
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Telephone: 609-394-3300
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Young star gazers join Magic Tree House characters Jack and Annie as they discover the secrets of the Sun, Moon, planets, space travel, and more. Who can help them answer the question left for...

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium/Raritan Valley Community 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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Grounds For Sculpture is proud to present the talent of emerging songwriters in our annual performance of the famed New York Songwriters Circle (NYSC)! Under the producing and directing credit...

Cost: $15

Where:
Grounds for Sculpture
18 Fairgrounds Rd.
Hamilton, NJ
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Telephone: (609) 586-0616
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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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The Summer Triangle dominates the evening skies this season. Mars and Saturn are also visible in the sky. The program also will include information about current events in astronomy.

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium/Raritan Valley Community 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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Folk Project members perform tonight. Wheelchair accessible; free parking. Special $10 admission includes refreshments.

Cost: Adults $10; 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
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See legendary multi-Grammy® Award-winning singer Roberta Flack live at the State Theatre! Her unparalleled ability to blend pop, soul, folk, and jazz has firmly rooted her as one of the greatest...

Cost: $35-75

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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This nighttime program is part of National Moth Week, a global-scale citizen science project aimed at learning about and appreciating nocturnal biodiversity.Elena Tartaglia of the NMW team will...

Cost: $5 per person, $20 per family (up to 5 people).

Where:
Duke Farms
1112 Dukes Parkway West
Hillsborough, NJ  08844
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Telephone: 908-722-3700
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The Summer Triangle dominates the evening skies this season. Mars and Saturn are also visible. Join us on Friday evenings throughout the summer to learn what stars and constellations are visible...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ
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Telephone: 908-231-8805
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Registration for Session # which begins on July 14 and Session 3 beginning Aug. 4th for the Theater Camp at Middlesex County College under the direction of Taubenslag Productions for kids entering...

Cost: $350 Half Day or $725 Full Day per Session.

Where:
Middlesex County College PAC
2600 Woodbridge Avenue
Edison, NJ  08818
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Sponsor: Middlesex County College
Telephone: 732 906-2556
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Travel back in time with drive-in movies just like in the 50's - complete with large screen and popcorn.

Cost: Free

Where:
Duke Island Park
Bridgewater, NJ  08807


Telephone: 908 722-1200 ext. 351
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Forget about stuffy movie theaters this summer—pack a picnic basket and blanket, and head over to Pier 46, Manhattan’s west side waterfront, for free films (and popcorn) under the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hudson River Park
Pier 46
New York, NJ  10014
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Telephone: 212-627-2020
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All we need is "Radio GaGa", right? Or are you thinking "Another One Bites the Dust" as you proclaim, "We are the Champions"! These are just some of Queen's hit songs included in this laser concert.

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium/Raritan Valley Community 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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Who needs a movie theater when you have the beach? Come down to Jenkinson's Pavilion Beach every Friday night in the summer for family-friendly film favorites! SCHEDULE June 27th -...

Where:
Jenkinson's Boardwalk
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ


Telephone: 732-892-0600
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The former world champion, Viswanathan Anand recently remarked in an interview ‘Isn’t chess supposed to be fun?’ Do we have to convince kids to play the game of chess by explaining its...

Cost: Full day Cost – $500/Student Half day Cost – $300/Student

Where:
Kings and Queens Chess Academy
1030 Stelton Road
Suite 103
Piscataway, NJ  08854
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Head to the historic park for multicultural musicians, singers, family activities, storytelling, skateboarding clinics, and sports. Times Vary 

Cost: Free

Where:
Lincoln Park
450 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Telephone: 973-242-4144
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Honeybees are responible for at least 30% of the foods we eat everyday! Busy bees are the great pollinators of the world and are so important to so many aspects of our lives and culture....

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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This arena spectacular will be bringing 20 updated dinosaurs that will emphasize the creature’s distinctive display of feathers, head crests, and tail fans to leave each fan with a feeling...

Cost: $35-70

Where:
Prudential Center
25 Lafayette Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Telephone: 973-757-6600
Contact Name: Prudential Center Box Office
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Join Little Red Riding Hood on her journey through the woods to Granny's. Along the way she meets some of your favorite fairytale characters all while escaping the Big Bad Wolf. Friday...

Cost: $5

Where:
Washington Crossing Open Air Theatre
355 Washington Crossing-Pennington Road
Titusville, NJ  08560
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Telephone: 609-737-0609
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Spend the day being coached by Globetrotters stars, learning how to be a good teammate on and off the court. After your training, take home an official certificate, personalized nickname, and a...

Cost: $69 per two-hour session

Where:
Various Locations
, NJ


Telephone: 800-641-4667
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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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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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Meet lemurs, adorable primates that arrived millions of years ago as castaways on the island of Madagascar off the east coast of Africa. Isolated on the island and found nowhere else, lemurs...

Cost: $5.50-11.25

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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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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NOW ENROLLING! Tiny Tots Therapy Inc. will be Summer Groups starting July 8th in our Scotch Plains, NJ location! For More Information, Visit www.tinytotstherapyinc.com. NEW! We are also offering...

Cost: Listed on flyer

Where:
Tiny Tots Therapy Inc.
551 Park Avenue
Suite 4
Scotch Plains, NJ  07076
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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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Fairgoers will enjoy fireworks, pie-eating contests, pig races, a home and garden competition, a produce stand from the Future Farmers of America, and 4-H displays, performances, live music,...

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

Where:
East Freehold Showgrounds
Kozloski Road
Freehold, NJ
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Telephone: 732-842-4000
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Escape the heat all summer long by going to see one—or more—of Broadway’s numerous kid-friendly musicals. From new favorites like Aladdin, Cinderella, and Matilda to...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Broadway Theatre
729 7th Ave #6
New York, NJ  10019
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Telephone: 212-541-8457
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Beginning on Friday May 2nd, during every live racing night at Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment, guests can donate $1 to the Charity of the Month to then have the chance to participate in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment
1 Racetrack Drive
East Rutherford, NJ  07073
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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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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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Award winners and other works by award winning artists will be featured in the 2014 Gaelen Juried Art Show & Sale.

Cost: Free

Where:
Cooperman JCC
760 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ  07052
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Sponsor: JCC of Greater Metrowest
Telephone: 973-530-3413
Contact Name: Lisa Suss
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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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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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Spring classes take place from April-June for children and adults at all levels and in a broad range of media. Classes are also available for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other...

Cost: varies

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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New Jersey on Display explores the Garden State’s participation in world’s fairs between 1876 and 1964, illustrating how government- and private-supported exhibitions at these...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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Make a discovery at Reeves-Reed Arboretum and enjoy a unique family experience.  Drop by the Carriage House Education Center for an interactive exploration of nature.  Each week...

Cost: $5 pert child

Where:
Reeves-Reed Arboretum
165 Hobart Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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Telephone: 190-827-387871515
Contact Name: Jackie Kondel
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Inspired by the top-rated PBS KIDS® TV series, Adventures with Clifford The Big Red Dog transports visitors to Birdwell Island. Young guests engage in rich educational content that...

Cost: Free with paid admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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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 exhibit includes hands-on, interactive stations that invite exploration of nano phenomena and real world applications and implications. This 400-square foot traveling exhibition was created...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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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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Kayla's Creative Art Studio will be running a children’s art camp this summer starting on June 23, 2014 through August 29, 2014. We will offer two sessions each day: The morning...

Cost: $45 per day or $210 per week

Where:
Kayla's Creative Art Studio
629 Springfield Ave
Berkeley Heights, NJ  07922
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Telephone: 908-516-2670
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The Janice Garbolino Memorial 5K Walk/Run event supports the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program, a physical activity and wellness program for cancer survivors. Join us on Saturday September 20th in...

Cost: $25 through noon 9/19 and $30 onsite registration

Where:
Lakeview School
Roosevelt Park
Edison, NJ


Telephone: 732-548-2044
Contact Name: Beth Helsby
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Meet the Ice Queen and her Sister! Featuring My Fairytale Party's Ice Queen & Ice Sister Princess We invite you and your child for a morning of crafts, dancing, fun & goodies!...

Cost: $45/child & $10/adult

Where:
5 Diva Girls
87 Main Street
Chester, NJ
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Sponsor: My Fairytale Party & 5 Diva Girls
Telephone: 908-271-6633
Contact Name: Keren
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There will be a brief discussion of salamanders and their value to the wildlife community. You will have an opportunity to look for and collect live specimens.

Cost: Free

Where:
Flag Pole on NJ SOC campus
1 Wapalanne Road
Sandyston, NJ  07826
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Sponsor: Montclair University's NJ School of Conservation
Telephone: 973-948-3820
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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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Featuring works by New Jersey-based artists, tThis show will include a range of artistic processes—exploring color, form and material, and will exhibit a variety of site-specific works,...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Telephone: 973-596-6550
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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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Young visitors can make thousands of elaborate creations with our oversized foam shapes. A pair of blocks becomes a wall, walls make rooms, and rooms become houses. Inspired by creativity and...

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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Everything you wanted to know about garlic and more! Learn about the health benefits, create garlic crafts, and taste a variety of garlic at the Greater Newark Conservancy's Hawthorne Avenue Farm.

Cost: Free

Where:
HHHH Farm
446 Hawthorne Avenue
Newark, NJ  07112
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Sponsor: Greater Newark Conservancy
Telephone: (973) 642-4646
Contact Name: Michele Robinson
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Experience “a day in the life on an African river” and enjoy a fascinating encounter with the hippos, Genny and Button. 

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Adventure Aquarium
1 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
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Telephone: 856-365-3300
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Come enjoy camp for a day at the Morris Museum! Pick & Choose from dates below: Thurs. July 17 - Honeybees Learn about h oneybees from master bee keeper Clifford Wright Sunflower through...

Cost: Members: $30 Non Members: $40

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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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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Build it, and they will come. Or so we hope. With the help of our local Hamilton Home Depot, come learn about bird houses and which birds like them, the bird boxes at the Plainsboro Preserve and...

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

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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ElemMates, element characters, living in Atom City, their Periodic Table metropolis, are hooks to immerse kids into science and STEM disciplines through the Sci-Fi fantasy and the Arts. Events...

Cost: $39.00 1 day, $69 2 days

Where:
Fire Me Up! Studio
117 North Union Avenue
Cranford, NJ  07016
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Sponsor: Tammie Crispino, Leslie Wallant
Telephone: (908)272-2600
Contact Name: Tammie Crispino
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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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It’s Parent’s Day! Let’s make a special card to show them how much you love them!

Cost: Included with General Admission

Where:
Imagine That!!!
4 Vreeland Rd.
Florham Park, NJ  07932
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Telephone: 973-966-8000
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Join us at Opossum Road Woods in Montgomery for an exploration of life in and around the Beden Brook. Expect to meet a variety of creatures including salamanders, frogs and aquatic insects. Wear...

Cost: $5 per person

Where:
Opossum Road Woods
Skillman, NJ  08558


Sponsor: Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
Telephone: 609-737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
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Blended-Ages Music (18 months to 5 years, with parent or caregiver): Ideal for families, this mixed-age class allows children to learn the fundamentals of music in a nurturing and creative...

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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Spend the day with family in the magical village of Crossford. Tickets are $11 to $20 and children under 4 are free. Visit ospacnj.org/events to purchase tickets. (973) 669-7385.

Cost: $11-$20

Where:
Oskar Schindler Performing Arts Center
4 Boland Drive
West Orange, NJ  07052
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Telephone: 973-669-7385
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Learn all about bees by finger-painting a bee mural, tasting honey, making an antenna headband, planting a bee garden, watching an un-BEE-lievable beekeeping demonstration, and creating a...

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

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
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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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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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Ladies and gentleman, start your engines! Only in this race, it’s not about who crosses the finish line first, but whose car is the least destroyed. Build LEGO armor and battering rams...

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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The Center for Contemporary Art's highly anticipated 2014 Non-Juried Member's Exhibit will be on view from June 23 through August 23. There will be an opening reception on Friday, June 27 from...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ  07921
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Come to the Morris Museum for Super Science Saturdays! On selected Saturdays come to the museum for a demonstration in science followed by a hands-on activity. June 14: Glitter Goop Use...

Cost: Members: Free / Non Members: $3 per child + museum admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd.
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Lot's of fun Children’s Activities Available: Pony Rides, Moon Bounce, Wagon Train Rides, Corn Kingdom, Scenic Farm Hayrides, Visit and Feed Our Friendly Farm Animals (free, Stop By Our Bunny Run...

Cost: various options - see website for details

Where:
Alstede Farms
84 County Route 513 South
(across the street from 1 Chesterfield Drive)
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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A day on the farm at Four Sisters Winery. Celebrating 28 years in winemaking, Four Sisters Winery offers wine tasting, vineyard and wine cellar tours, tractor drawn hayrides and live music. FREE...

Cost: Free

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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Enjoy a summer day of good old-fashioned fun at Liberty Hall Museum with the family! Activities include colonial and Victorian-era lawn games, a croquet tournament, relay races, crafts, and much...

Cost: $12 for children; $10 for adults

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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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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Mom/Dad & Me Yoga is a great class where you can create, stretch, & relax with your child while developing inner peace, strength, and flexibility. We invite you to join us for Mom/Dad & Me Ages 5-9...

Cost: 12

Where:
Let's Dance Studios
855 Arnold Ave.
Pt. Pleasant, NJ  08742
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Sponsor: Seashore Healing
Telephone: (732) 618-4997
Contact Name: Maggie
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Opening on Sunday August 4th 2013 Macculloch Hall Historical Museum presents a new exhibit “Thomas Nast Brings Down Boss Tweed”, in the second floor Thomas Nast Gallery. The exhibit...

Cost: Adults $8; Seniors & Students $6; Children 6 – 12 $4.

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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Macculloch Hall Historical Museum participates this summer in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment of the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more...

Cost: Free for Military Members and up to five family members

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: (973) 538-2404 x 10
Contact Name: Karen Hollywood
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Enjoy an interactive program reminiscent of musical events performed in Milltown over a century ago. Children can play fiddlesticks and animate dancing puppets called limber jacks.

Cost: Free

Where:
Cooper Gristmill
66 New Jersey 24
Chester, NJ  07930
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Telephone: 908-879-5463
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Explore Grounds For Sculpture during specially themed walk-in tours led by our expert docents. Each month brings a different and unique tour. Tours will take place Saturdays and Sundays at 1pm...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Grounds for Sculpture
18 Fairgrounds Rd.
Hamilton, NJ
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Telephone: (609) 586-0616
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Celebrate fairytales by creating book crafts, reading children's classics, planting your own magic beans in the Giant's Garden, meet PBS' Super WHY and Super Reader Princess Pea, and...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Camden Children's Garden
3 Riverside Drive
Camden, NJ  08103
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Telephone: 856-365-8733
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We will be hosting FREE intro to irish dance classes in July: Westfield, 7/29 @ 5pm Berkeley Hts, 7/30 @ 5pm rsvp: kellyschool01@aol.com www.denogla.com

Cost: FREE

Where:
, NJ

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Explore the excitement of electricity with singing Tesla coils, robotic drums, and wireless illumination. Twin, solid-state, one-million-volt Tesla coils produce bursts of musical lightning right...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
, NJ

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Meet up at the Stony Lake Pavilion with Stokes State Forest for a butterfly presentation by Wade Wander of the North American Butterfly Association with a short walk to look for butterfly...

Cost: $10.00

Where:
Stony Lake Pavilion within Stokes State Forest
1 Coursen Road
Branchville, NJ  07826
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Sponsor: Friends of Stokes State Forest
Telephone: 973-948-3820
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Take a walk on our trails with a Tenafly Nature Center Environmental Educator, turn over logs and rocks to investigate the invertebrate world! Millipedes, centipedes, beetles, ants and sometimes...

Cost: Members $5/Non-members $8

Where:
Tenafly Nature Center
313 Hudson Avenue
Tenafly, NJ  07670
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Sponsor: Tenafly Nature Center
Telephone: 201-568-6093
Contact Name: Timothy Palla
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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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Features songs by a variety of artists including LMFAO, One Direction, and Black Eyed Peas.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ
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Telephone: 908-231-8805
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When the temperatures are cooler and the work day is over, come on over to the zoo for some summertime extended hours.

Cost: Regular Admission

Where:
Turtle Back Zoo
560 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ  07052
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Telephone: 973-731-5800
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Save the airfare and visit Hawaii in your backyard! Enjoy tasty pulled pork and Hawaiian pizza while the kids test their Limbo skills, practice their dance moves, and win prizes. 

Cost: Free with a paid daily admission or membership

Where:
Newton Town Pool
111 Moran St.
Newton, NJ  07860
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Telephone: 973-383-3521, ext. 228
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Swimming, attractions and entertainment. Bring a blanket and your pajamas. Enjoy a movie under the stars.

Cost: Fee: $10 per family and $5 per family for season pass holders

Where:
Warrenbrook Pool
500 Warrenville Rd
Warren, NJ  07059
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Telephone: 908-754-8404
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Vam Art Inc. Is pleased to announce the opening of it's 6th major Contemporary Art Show titled "Continuum 2014" The show will highlight about twenty outstanding pieces of artwork from fine talented...

Cost: FREE

Where:
15 Station Place
Metuchen , NJ  08840


Sponsor: Vam Art Inc.
Telephone: 732-310-8267
Contact Name: Kenia
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Come see the Trenton Thunder take on the Binghamton Mets! There will be fireworks after the game!

Cost: $10-$13

Where:
Arm & Hammer Park
1 Thunder Road
Trenton, NJ  08611
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Telephone: 609-394-3300
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The concert scene in the Wildwoods just got hotter as they announced that ‘RunAround - A Pop Experience’ will be making a tour stop at the Wildwoods Convention Center’s Oceanfront Arena on...

Cost: Varies

Where:
The Wildwoods Convention Center
4501 Boardwalk
Wildwood,, NJ  08260
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Sponsor: SLP Concerts and GameChanger

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A favorite spectacle of our founder during his time in Key West, we bring the Key West busker (street performer) scene to the sculptural landscape of GFS! Visit the park on Saturday evenings in...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Grounds for Sculpture
18 Fairgrounds Rd.
Hamilton, NJ
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Telephone: (609) 586-0616
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Green Light Performance Series at Studio Yoga Presents Loretta Hagen Saturday July 26 at 7 pm - PURCHASE TICKETS One part Americana, two parts Folk, a dash of Country-flavored rock - all served...

Cost: 20

Where:
Studio Yoga Madison NJ
2 Green Village Rd
Madison , NJ  07940
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Sponsor: Studio Yoga
Telephone: 973-966-5311
Contact Name: Studio Yoga
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David Letterman's bandleader,Paul Shaffer,called Brian LaBlanc's "Simply Diamond",the BEST Neil Diamond tribute show ever! From the sequin shirt to the high energy...

Cost: $20 Adult, $15 Senior (60+), $10 Child (11-17). Child 10 & under FREE

Where:
Camp Jefferson Amphitheatre
81 Weldon Road
Lake Hopatcong, NJ  07849
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Sponsor: Jefferson Highlights Community Television
Telephone: 973-663-5590
Contact Name: Jefferson Highlights
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Jam along to this powerful, soul-infused rock and roll band founded by Black Crowes drummer Steve Gorman featuring twin lead vocals from multi-platinum recording artist Joan Osborne and...

Cost: $35-55

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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Registration for Session # which begins on July 14 and Session 3 beginning Aug. 4th for the Theater Camp at Middlesex County College under the direction of Taubenslag Productions for kids entering...

Cost: $350 Half Day or $725 Full Day per Session.

Where:
Middlesex County College PAC
2600 Woodbridge Avenue
Edison, NJ  08818
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Sponsor: Middlesex County College
Telephone: 732 906-2556
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Fairgoers will enjoy fireworks, pie-eating contests, pig races, a home and garden competition, a produce stand from the Future Farmers of America, and 4-H displays, performances, live music,...

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

Where:
East Freehold Showgrounds
Kozloski Road
Freehold, NJ
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Telephone: 732-842-4000
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This arena spectacular will be bringing 20 updated dinosaurs that will emphasize the creature’s distinctive display of feathers, head crests, and tail fans to leave each fan with a feeling...

Cost: $35-70

Where:
Prudential Center
25 Lafayette Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Telephone: 973-757-6600
Contact Name: Prudential Center Box Office
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Explore the Lehigh by moonlight. Wet-suits, wine, cheese, crackers, etc. included.

Cost: $89.99 per person

Where:
Pocono Whitewater
1519 State Route 903
Jim Thorpe, PA  18210
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Telephone: 180-094-48392105
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Join Little Red Riding Hood on her journey through the woods to Granny's. Along the way she meets some of your favorite fairytale characters all while escaping the Big Bad Wolf. Friday...

Cost: $5

Where:
Washington Crossing Open Air Theatre
355 Washington Crossing-Pennington Road
Titusville, NJ  08560
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Telephone: 609-737-0609
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The former world champion, Viswanathan Anand recently remarked in an interview ‘Isn’t chess supposed to be fun?’ Do we have to convince kids to play the game of chess by explaining its...

Cost: Full day Cost – $500/Student Half day Cost – $300/Student

Where:
Kings and Queens Chess Academy
1030 Stelton Road
Suite 103
Piscataway, NJ  08854
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Thomas & Friends™, the #1 preschool boys brand, welcomes its newest engine to Sodor - Logan – a limited-release being introduced to the Thomas & Friends™ Wooden Railway. Come celebrate the...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Hobby Shop
1077C Highway 34
Aberdeen Townsquare Shopping Center
Aberdeen, NJ  07747
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Sponsor: The Hobby Shop
Telephone: 732-583-0505
Contact Name: Heather Luzzi
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Meet lemurs, adorable primates that arrived millions of years ago as castaways on the island of Madagascar off the east coast of Africa. Isolated on the island and found nowhere else, lemurs...

Cost: $5.50-11.25

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Escape the heat all summer long by going to see one—or more—of Broadway’s numerous kid-friendly musicals. From new favorites like Aladdin, Cinderella, and Matilda to...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Broadway Theatre
729 7th Ave #6
New York, NJ  10019
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Telephone: 212-541-8457
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Come out today and enjoy the extra boost of whitewater!

Cost: Reservations suggested

Where:
Pocono Whitewater
1519 State Route 903
Jim Thorpe, PA  18210
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Telephone: 180-094-48392105
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Thomas & Friends™, the #1 preschool boys brand, welcomes its newest engine to Sodor - Logan – a limited-release being introduced to the Thomas & Friends™ Wooden Railway. Come celebrate the...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Hobby Shop
1077C Highway 34
Aberdeen Townsquare Shopping Center
Aberdeen, NJ  07747
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Sponsor: The Hobby Shop
Telephone: 732-583-0505
Contact Name: Heather Luzzi
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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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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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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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Bike, Hike & Raft all in one day! Breakfast, lunch, dinner, guides, shuttles & equipment included.

Cost: $94.99 per person

Where:
Pocono Whitewater
1519 State Route 903
Jim Thorpe, PA  18210
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Telephone: 180-094-48392105
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NOW ENROLLING! Tiny Tots Therapy Inc. will be Summer Groups starting July 8th in our Scotch Plains, NJ location! For More Information, Visit www.tinytotstherapyinc.com. NEW! We are also offering...

Cost: Listed on flyer

Where:
Tiny Tots Therapy Inc.
551 Park Avenue
Suite 4
Scotch Plains, NJ  07076
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Head to the historic park for multicultural musicians, singers, family activities, storytelling, skateboarding clinics, and sports. Times Vary 

Cost: Free

Where:
Lincoln Park
450 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Telephone: 973-242-4144
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Beginning on Friday May 2nd, during every live racing night at Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment, guests can donate $1 to the Charity of the Month to then have the chance to participate in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment
1 Racetrack Drive
East Rutherford, NJ  07073
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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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Honeybees are responible for at least 30% of the foods we eat everyday! Busy bees are the great pollinators of the world and are so important to so many aspects of our lives and culture....

Cost: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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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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Spend the day being coached by Globetrotters stars, learning how to be a good teammate on and off the court. After your training, take home an official certificate, personalized nickname, and a...

Cost: $69 per two-hour session

Where:
Various Locations
, NJ


Telephone: 800-641-4667
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