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December 2018

Santa Photo Experience Santa Set Hours: November 2-3: 10am-8pm November 4: 11am-6pm November 5-8: 11am-8pm November 9-10: 10am-8pm November 11: 11am-6pm November 12-15: 10am-8pm November 16-17:...

Where:
Rockaway Townsquare Mall
301 Mt Hope Ave,
Rockaway, NJ  07866
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Receive a FREE Skirmish Paintball Pass! Play today and everyone will get a free pass to come back and play again! Passes expire May 1st, 2019. INCLUDES: Admission to the premiere Skirmish...

Cost: $29.99 per person – prereg, $34.99 per person day of play

Where:
Skirmish Paintball
211 North Meckesville Rd
Albrightsville, PA  18210
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Fire Department Pancake Breakfast This just in, breaking news from the North Pole! Santa Claus enjoyed his past visits to Marlboro SO much, he's coming back yet again! Come visit Santa Claus,...

Cost: $7.00 Adults $5.00 Children

Where:
Robertsville FD Banquet Center
94 Route 520
Between Tennent Rd & Route 9
MORGANVILLE., NJ  07751
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Sponsor: Robertsville Volunteer Fire Company #1
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The National Constitution Center is proud to display a first edition Stone Engraving of the Declaration of Independence, a rare copy of the first public printing of the U.S. Constitution, and a...

Cost: Varies

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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The exhibition opens to the public on Monday, March 12, 2018, and is on view through January 6, 2019. Members will be able to preview the exhibition on Friday, March 9, through Sunday, March 11....

Cost: Admission to the Museum and the exhibition is $28 for adults, $16.50 for childre

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
, NJ

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Visit our Crane House & Historic YWCA bedecked for the Holiday season! See the Crane House and Historic YWCA decorated by the Garden Club of Montclair. Tours are self-guided during December. 110...

Cost: $5

Where:
Crane House; Shultz House
110 Orange Rd; 30 North Mountain Ave
Montclair, NJ  07042
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Sponsor: Montclair History Center
Telephone: 197-374-41796
Contact Name: Montclair History Center
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HOLIDAY THEMED SINGLE SESSION - Create Art with 3D Pens In this workshop, students will learn how to use a 3D pen to create holiday themed 3D graphics and shapes. Each participant will have a 3D...

Cost: $25/student

Where:
Built by Me - STEM Learning Center
150 Tices Ln
Ste C
East Brunswick, NJ  08816
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Sponsor: Built by Me STEM Learning Center
Telephone: 866-752-8458
Contact Name: Vitor Silva
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Canada Goose invites you to celebrate the brand’s new holiday campaign, Generations of Warmth, through a special interactive photobooth experience stationed in stores this holiday season. Swing...

Cost: Free

Where:
Canada Goose
1200 Morris Turnpike
Short Hills, NJ  07078
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-290-8756

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The classic animated television special comes to life in this faithful stage adaptation. Check algonquinarts.org for showtimes.

Cost: $15 to $25

Where:
Algonquin Arts Theatre
60 Abe Voorhees Drive
Manasquan, NJ  08736
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Telephone: 732-528-9211
Contact Name: Algonquin Arts Theatre
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Happy Holidays! The Marketspace at Westfield will be open during the first *THREE* consecutive weekends in December. This downtown storefront will feature a revolving selection of local, handmade...

Cost: Free to attend

Where:
177 East Broad Street
Westfield, NJ  07090
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Sponsor: Marketspace Vendor Events
Telephone: 908-514-8431
Contact Name: Kim Kraemer
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Blue Moon Mexican Café Restaurants where life is a fiesta every day –is celebrating the holidays with a special visit from Santa Claus at all locations on Sunday, December 16th from 11am –...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Blue Moon Cafe
23 E Palisade Ave
Englewood, NJ  07631
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Forget everything you think you know about the trumpet, the best-known member of the brasswind family. Trumpet-like musical instruments appear across time and cultures in surprising shapes, sizes,...

Cost: Museum Members: FREE; Non-members: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.971.3700
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Join us for a unique, hands-on culinary experience at our award-winning Culinary Arts Institute, ranked #8 in the country. Whether you are a novice cook or a true gourmet, our cooking and baking...

Cost: $40-$150

Where:
The Culinary Arts Institute at HCCC
161 Newkirk Street
Jersey City, NJ  07306
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Sponsor: Continuing Education and Workforce Development
Telephone: 201-360-4224
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CHRISTMAS BIRD COUNT Sunday, December 16 All Day Join our team! Every year we have a team that explores Central New Jersey counting birds for the Christmas Bird Count. If you are interested in...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 609-427-3052
Contact Name: Nancy Fiske
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Our annual seasonal favorite enchants youngsters and grown-ups alike with splendid dancing, live orchestra, eye-popping special effects and a touch of holiday magic.

Cost: $29 - $69

Where:
Mayo Performing Arts Center
100 South Street
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Mayo Performing Arts Center
Telephone: 973-539-8008
Contact Name: Box Office
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From the producers of the smash hit and fastest growing Irish dance show in the U.S., Rhythm in the Night, comes Carol of the King: The Irish Dance Christmas Spectacular. Led by the founder of Two...

Cost: $34 - $39

Where:
The Newton Theatre
234 Spring Street
Newton, NJ  07860
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Sponsor: The Newton Theatre
Telephone: 973-383-3700
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Join us for a special holiday pop up event, with guest artists from Shajohburg. Shop for handmade artisan jewelry and snood scarves, made by local women artists. Shop small and support local...

Cost: Free Admission

Where:
The Eclectic Chic Boutique
547 Bloomfield Avenue
Montclair, NJ  07042
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Sponsor: The Eclectic Chic Boutique
Telephone: 186-222-10644
Contact Name: Kristen Zachares
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Gather your family and friends for this beloved holiday film with lyrics embedded on screen. You’ll enjoy singing along with such songs as The Best Things Happen When You’re Dancing, Snow,...

Cost: $12

Where:
North Avenue Academic Building
1000 Morris Avenue
Union, NJ  07083
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Sponsor: Kean Stage
Telephone: 908-737-4081
Contact Name: Steve Cochran
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There's magic in the air and a sparkle in every smile when The Nutcracker comes to town. In this dramatic presentation, the audience is invited to Dr. and Mrs. Stahlbaum's Christmas Party. This is...

Cost: $15 up to 10 yrs, $22 balcony, $28 orchestra

Where:
Centenary College, Lackland Center
715 Grand Avenue
Hackettstown, NJ  07840
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Sponsor: New Jersey Civic Youth Ballet
Telephone: 908-850-0709
Contact Name: Kate Lazzarotti
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The NJ Youth Chorus performs a selection of seasonal favorites. Our five choirs will amaze and delight you, and inspire the young singers in the family.

Cost: $10-$20

Where:
The Church of the Sacred Heart
149 South Plainfield Avenue
South Plainfield, NJ  07080
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Sponsor: NJ Youth Chorus
Telephone: 973-998-5670
Contact Name: Sarah Kuhns
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NEW YORK, November 23 -- "The Wizard of Oz: A Jazz Musical for All Ages," presented by Harlem Repertory Theater (HRT) and Yip Harburg Foundation, has been extended through June 8, 2019 due to...

Cost: $10

Where:
Tato Laviera Theatre
240 East 123rd street
near 2nd ave
New York, NY  10035
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Featuring the Three Holiday Tenors in an assortment of Holiday Choruses. Award-winning tenor, Met.Opera’s John Easterlin returns to NJFO with friends to celebrate and captivate with a dazzling...

Cost: Tickets: $30 |$58 | $76

Where:
St. Peter's Church
70 Maple Ave
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: New Jersey Festival Orchestra
Telephone: 908-232-9400
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The Dance Connection’s Nutcracker is central New Jersey’s original youth ballet Nutcracker. Young ballerinas and dancers from ages 5-18 dance a narrated and abridged version of Tchaikovsky’s...

Cost: $16 adults, $14 seniors/students/children

Where:
Kelsey Theatre
Mercer County Community College
1200 Old Trenton Road
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Sponsor: The Dance Connection
Telephone: (908) 874-8800
Contact Name: David Kieffer
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Please join the choirs of the New Jersey Youth Chorus as we celebrate the season with some traditional songs, and some audience participation! Tickets can be purchased at njyc.booktix.com. The...

Cost: $15-20

Where:
The Church of the Sacred Heart
149 South Plainfield Avenue
South Plainfield, NJ  07080
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Sponsor: NJ Youth Chorus
Telephone: 973-998-5670
Contact Name: Sarah Kuhns
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Based on J.M. Barrie's classic tale with beloved characters Peter Pan, Tinkerbell and Captain, Peter Pan features an unforgettable score by “Moose” Charlap and Jule Styne with lyrics by Carolyn...

Cost: $22 (student), $25 (adult/senior)

Where:
Axelrod Performing Arts Center
100 Grant Ave
Deal, NJ  07723
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Join the Bergen County Historical Society for their 35th Annual Colonial Christmas Concerts and Tavern Fare at Historic New Bridge Landing. The Colonial Christmas Concerts featuring Linda Russell...

Cost: $34 non-members, $27 BCHS members. Tavern fare is an additional cost.

Where:
Historic New Bridge Landing
1201 Main Street
River Edge, NJ  07661
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Sponsor: Bergen County Historical Society
Telephone: 201-343-9492
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Why belly dance? - move your hips and express yourself - learn the art of dance while working your body - no experience needed - gentle way to get yourself moving -no special outfits required, just...

Cost: $19.99 / 2 classes per week

Where:
Drum and Dance Learning Center
59 Paul Robeson Place
YWCA Princeton
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Drum and Dance Learning Center
Telephone: 609-424-3058
Contact Name: Kim Leary
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Our annual seasonal favorite enchants youngsters and grown-ups alike with splendid dancing, live orchestra, eye-popping special effects and a touch of holiday magic.

Cost: $29 - $69

Where:
Mayo Performing Arts Center
100 South Street
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Mayo Performing Arts Center
Telephone: 973-539-8008
Contact Name: Box Office
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See the Mai Tai, Martini, Manhattan and more spring off the menu and onto the stage in this electrifying production from New York City. Cocktail Hour: The Show, by Ballets with a Twist, reinvents...

Cost: $20-35

Where:
White Eagle Hall
337 Newark Avenue
Jersey City, NJ  07302
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Sponsor: Jersey City Theater Center and White Eagle Hall
Telephone: 201-795-5386
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Create your own custom scented and colored Lip Sugar and Lip Butter Set! Lip Sugar is a natural exfoliant that will help your lips stay smooth and kissable. Lip Butter moisturizes and softens your...

Cost: $55.00

Where:
The Eclectic Chic Boutique
547 Bloomfield Avenue
Montclair, NJ  07042
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Sponsor: The Eclectic Chic Boutique
Telephone: 186-222-10644
Contact Name: Kristen Zachares
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Festival of Trees is an annual highlight of the holiday season showcasing a juried collection of trees and mantles displayed throughout the museum’s galleries, upstairs and down. This...

Cost: $10.00

Where:
Morven Museum & Garden
55 Stockton Street
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Morven Museum & Garden
Telephone: 609-924-8144
Contact Name: Debi Lampert-Rudman
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! 11/9 - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/10 - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/11 - CLOSED 11/12 - 11:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/13 -...

Where:
The Shops at Riverside
390 Hackensack Ave,
Hackensack, NJ  07601
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The Crane House and Historic YWCA and Shultz House will be open for self-guided tours. See the Crane House & Historic YWCA decorated by the Garden Club of Montclair, then visit the hearth to learn...

Cost: $5

Where:
Crane House; Shultz House
110 Orange Rd; 30 North Mountain Ave
Montclair, NJ  07042
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Sponsor: Montclair History Center
Telephone: 197-374-41796
Contact Name: Montclair History Center
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Based on J.M. Barrie's classic tale with beloved characters Peter Pan, Tinkerbell and Captain, Peter Pan features an unforgettable score by “Moose” Charlap and Jule Styne with lyrics by Carolyn...

Cost: $22 (student), $25 (adult/senior)

Where:
Axelrod Performing Arts Center
100 Grant Ave
Deal, NJ  07723
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Join us to create Festive Christmas Foods that are all Red, Green, and White. Class is for students aged 10 and up. Menu includes Sous Vide Chicken Pinwheels with Pesto, Baked Rigatoni with...

Cost: $50

Where:
Kings Cooking Studio
Kings
778 Morris Turnpike
Short Hills, NJ  07078
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Sponsor: Kings Cooking Studio
Telephone: 973-258-4009
Contact Name: Theresa Merges
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As you enjoy the miles of wooded trails in the Billy Johnson Mountain Lakes Nature Preserve, Friends of Princeton Open Space, a nonprofit devoted to preservation and stewardship of land in...

Cost: 0

Where:
Mountain Lakes House
57 Mountain Ave
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Friends of Princeton Open Space
Telephone: 609-921-2772
Contact Name: Friends of Princeton Open Space
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Reserve your 30-minute time slot to swim with Santa and his elves! Before or after your time in the pool, enjoy more fun in the arts & crafts room with “dry” Santa. A parent/guardian must be in...

Cost: Children under age 2 are free. $10/person in advance, $12 at the door

Where:
Westfield Area YMCA
220 CLARK ST
WESTFIELD, NJ  07090-4012
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The Dance Connection’s Nutcracker is central New Jersey’s original youth ballet Nutcracker. Young ballerinas and dancers from ages 5-18 dance a narrated and abridged version of Tchaikovsky’s...

Cost: $16 adults, $14 seniors/students/children

Where:
Kelsey Theatre
Mercer County Community College
1200 Old Trenton Road
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Sponsor: The Dance Connection
Telephone: (908) 874-8800
Contact Name: David Kieffer
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Cookies & Photos with Santa The Gateway Family YMCA Rahway Branch Sunday, December 16, 2018 1:00pm-3:00pm Enjoy hot chocolate & cookies and have your photo taken with Santa Registration required

Cost: $15 per family

Where:
The Gateway Family YMCA - Rahway Branch
1564 Irving Street
Rahway, NJ  07065
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Sponsor: The Gateway Family YMCA
Telephone: 732-388-0057
Contact Name: Welcome Center
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4th ANNUAL HOT CHOCOLATE HIKE WEEKEND December 15th and 16th. Take a break from the holiday rush and join us for a guided hike on the Arboretum’s grounds. Discover who is in the forest as we...

Cost: $8 per person

Where:
Cora Hartshorn Arboretum and Bird Sanctuary
324 Forest Drive South
Short Hills, NJ  07078
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Telephone: 973-376-3587
Contact Name: Melissa Czinn
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Pinkalicious Reading and Beading Storytime Reading: We will read "Pinkalicious" by Victoria Kann. Beading Project: Child creates pink bracelet or a pink beaded bookmark. Mom or caregiver creates...

Cost: 20.00

Where:
Just Bead Yourself
113 Central Ave
Westfield, NJ  07090
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Sponsor: Thea
Telephone: 908-232-3411
Contact Name: Jackson
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This exhibition in the Down Jersey Folklife Center at WheatonArts features the paper cuts, paper cut collage works and an installation created by the internationally celebrated Chinese artist, Xin...

Cost: General Admission

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Hi there, new families! We’re excited to meet you! Join your neighborhood KinderCare for a personal tour just for you. (Bring the kids: We’d love to get to know them, too!) • Find out why...

Cost: TBD

Where:
Central Jersey
, NJ


Sponsor: KinderCare Education
Telephone: 732-905-6701
Contact Name: Shannon Simonelli
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The Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association (SkiPA) wants to make it affordable for kids to stay active, have fun and get outdoors with their families this winter. Celebrating its fifteenth anniversary...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association
5142 State Street
White Haven, PA  18661
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Sponsor: SkiPA
Telephone: 912-604-1950
Contact Name: Colleen Philbrick
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Luminaries is a mesmerizing holiday light installation created by the LAB at Rockwell Group for Brookfield Place. Visitors are immersed in the suspended canopy of glowing lanterns that change in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Brookfield Place
230 Vessey St
New York, NY  10281
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Feed your holiday excitement with a jovial breakfast with the Big Guy himself! A delicious homemade brunch of ham, French toast, omelet station, bacon, cut fruit, and more. Bring a camera to get a...

Cost: $12/Child, $17/Adult, and Children under 12 months are FREE.

Where:
The Market at DelVal
2100 Lower State Rd
Doylestown, PA  18901
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Telephone: 215-230-7170
Contact Name: Robert
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Two new life-sized fossil casts are being added to the exhibition, “Written in the Rocks: Fossil Tales of New Jersey.” New Jersey’s state dinosaur, Hadrosaurus foulkii, and Mosasaurus...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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People love to collect objects. Some seek items of aesthetic beauty. For others, the motivation is to gather hundreds of examples of one particular type of object. For still others, the need to...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Sponsor: New Jersey State Museum
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Kids will be thrilled to visit the McStuffins Toy Hospital and work with Doc, Chilly, and other characters from the TV show in this new LSC exhibit. They'll help care for patients in the...

Cost: Free with admission.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305-4636
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Telephone: 120-125-31310
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This new exhibition highlights more than 60 fascinating objects, artifacts and specimens which have been added to the Museum’s collections over the past 50 years through the support of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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Sherlock Holmes used observation, intuition, and science to solve cases. Now you can solve a tricky new crime at Liberty Science Center in the International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes. Make and...

Cost: $33.75 for adults, $27.75 for kids ages 2-12, free under 2.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
LIberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-253-1310
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New Jersey’s history includes enslavement of African Americans and existence of free black communities. Black and white residents either helped each other or stood in the way of equality and...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Morristown & Morris Township Library
1 Miller Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: The Morristown & Morris Township Library
Telephone: 973-538-6161
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The Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center will present Somerset County’s most creative and beautiful winter spectacular, the 41st Annual Festival of Trees at the...

Cost: $5 suggested donation

Where:
Environmental Education Center
190 Lord Stirling Road
Basking Ridge, NJ  07920
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Sponsor: Somerset County Park Commission
Telephone: 908-722-1200 x 5002
Contact Name: Monica Juhasz
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Black holes are places where humans could never venture—until now! A live science educator will explain the concept of black holes and prepare you for your journey. Then travel to the black hole...

Cost: $29.75 adults, $24.75 children ages 2-12, Under 2 are free.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
LIberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-253-1310
Contact Name: Sales Dept
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PROJECT FEEDER WATCH Thursdays through Sundays, December through April, when the Center Building is open (one hour volunteer time required) Each year, 15,000 people count birds at feeders for...

Cost: Free to attend

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 160-942-73052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
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Magical Talking Tree.. noon-5pm The Magical Talking Tree wakes up every weekend to talk to the young and young at heart. Christmas Train Ride.. 10am-8pm The Christmas Train will take you on a...

Cost: free

Where:
Historic Smithville
615 East Moss Mill Road
Galloway, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

Cost: $10.00

Where:
Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Rd
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Introduce your child to the Olympic Sport of Fencing! Our beginner fencing classes for boys and girls 5-12 teach the basics of fencing in a fun environment. All equipment is provided and your...

Cost: Free

Where:
Durkan Fencing Academy
60 Saddle River Avenue, Unit E
behind the PowerHouse Gym
South Hackensack, NJ  07606
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Sponsor: Durkan Fencing Academy
Telephone: 703-973-2895
Contact Name: Amy Durkan
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This exhibition, an annual favorite, features up to 500 live, free-flying tropical butterflies from the Americas, Africa, and Asia. The butterflies are housed in a vivarium that approximates their...

Cost: $28 (adults), $22.50 (students/seniors), $16.50 (children ages 2–12)

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an American master,...

Cost: $10.00 Adults, $9.00 Senior Adults (62+), $7.00 Students, Children below 5 free

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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The Wayne Council of PTOs thrift store will re-open for donations on September 4th and shopping on the 11th! We are currently accepting clothing, toys, books, games, jewelry, artwork, household...

Cost: 0

Where:
1006 Hamburg Turnpike
Parking lot in back
Wayne, NJ  07470
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Sponsor: Wayne Council of PTOs
Contact Name: Anny
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Narrative Threads: New Jersey Quilts and Textiles showcases historic textiles from the collection of the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts. The exhibit also features pieces made by contemporary New...

Cost: By Admission

Where:
Museum of Early Trades and Crafts
9 Main Street
Madison, NJ  07940
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Telephone: 973-377-2982
Contact Name: Tara Heffernan
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Children can join Mrs. Claus in her Christmas Cottage for storytime every weekend in December. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! Santa Photo Time Hours at Menlo Park Mall: November 2-3: 10am-8pm November 4: 11am-6pm November 5-10:...

Cost: Free

Where:
Menlo Park Mall
55 Parsonage Rd,
Edison, NJ  08837
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An annual Museum tradition, the delightfully decorated Origami Holiday Tree and two merrily lit 19-foot Holiday Barosaurs welcome visitors to the Museum throughout the holiday season. The theme of...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Sponsor: American Museum of Natural History
Telephone: 212-769-5250
Contact Name: AMNH
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Gaudio's "G" Boys beloved holiday animation display is back in South Jersey! Stop by McNaughton's Garden Center in Cherry Hill, NJ and enjoy this magical wonderland perfect for your little ones!...

Cost: $4 plus tax per person, children 4 + under free, special family discounts

Where:
McNaughton's Garden Center
351 Kresson Road
Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
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Telephone: 856-429-6745
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Avoid the holiday rush at the mall and get your photos done with the best Santa in NJ at McNaughton's Garden Center! Enjoy our lovely Christmas shop and even a walk through the Gaudio's "G" Boys...

Cost: $15-50

Where:
McNaughton's Garden Center
351 Kresson Road
Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
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Telephone: 856-429-6745
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Santa will make his annual debut on Friday November 23 at the Kale's Garden Center on Carter Road in Princeton, NJ. You are encouraged to bring your camera and take plenty of family photos....

Cost: free

Where:
Kale's Garden Center
133 Carter Rd
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Telephone: 160-992-1924811
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LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Westchester will celebrate the season with brand new elements for their annual Bricktacular holiday events, happening every weekend in December. Kicking off on...

Cost: $24.95 - $37.95

Where:
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Westchester
39 Fitzgerald Street
Yonkers, NY  10710
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Sponsor: LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Westchester
Telephone: 844-740-9223
Contact Name: LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Westchester
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - Thursday, February 28, 2019. Since the invention of fire, people have been developing methods to put them out. Always ready to roll out at any time in the event of an...

Cost: Museum Members: FREE; Non-members: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.971.3700
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4th ANNUAL HOT CHOCOLATE HIKE WEEKEND December 15th and 16th. Take a break from the holiday rush and join us for a guided hike on the Arboretum’s grounds. Discover who is in the forest as we...

Cost: $8 per person

Where:
Cora Hartshorn Arboretum and Bird Sanctuary
324 Forest Drive South
Short Hills, NJ  07078
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Telephone: 973-376-3587
Contact Name: Melissa Czinn
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! Date Start Time End Time November 2, 2018: 11:00 am to 8:00 pm November 3, 2018: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newport Centre Mall
30 Mall Dr. W,
Jersey City, NJ  07310
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GRAMMY Museum Experience Prudential Center now featuring Whitney!. Curated by the GRAMMY Museum® Los Angeles and in cooperation with the Estate of Whitney Houston, Whitney! gives fans an intimate...

Cost: $10

Where:
Prudential Center
25 Lafayette Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Prudential Center
Telephone: 973-757-6000
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How does Intrepid float? How did Growler dive? Take a tour of our massive aircraft carrier, and explore our interactive exhibit Submerged. Then dive and surface with your own submarine by creating...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
Pier 86
W 46th St and 12th Ave
New York, NY  10036
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Create lasting photo memories with Santa Claus at Brookfield Place. The month-long event offers a paid photo opportunity with BFPL’s very own Santa, including a children’s craft area. A...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Brookfield Place
230 Vessey St
New York, NY  10281
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Museum Hours: Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday, 1:00-4:00 pm. During public visiting hours, tours leave at 1:15, 2;15, and 3:15 and take about 30 minutes. Group tours welcome by appointment,...

Cost: Adults $8, Seniors/Students $6, Children (6-12) $4, Children (under 5) Free

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Patricia Pongracz
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New York Giants Football tickets are available for all games. Giants parking passes for MetLife Stadium are also available.

Cost: check options

Where:
, NJ


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November 23-25, Friday Saturday Sunday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM December 1-2, Saturday Sunday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM December 8-9, Saturday Sunday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM January 5-6 Saturday Sunday 1:00 PM - 5:00...

Cost: Admission: $6 for adults, children under 12 FREE with paying adult.

Where:
Garden State Model Railway Club
575 High Mountrain Road
basement
North Haledon, NJ  07508
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Sponsor: Garden State Model Railway Club, Inc.
Telephone: 201-387-8716
Contact Name: Bob Savino
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Join us in our new wine barn for Terhune Wine, light fare, and friend filled afternoons every Sunday from December through May. The winery is open from 12pm to 5pm. Enjoy a glass of one of our...

Cost: no cover charge

Where:
Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Road
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Terhune Orchards
Telephone: 609-924-2310
Contact Name: Farm Store
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Now playing at the Dreyfuss Planetarium thru December 30; Saturdays & Sundays, 1 pm. Recommended for adults & children ages 5 and up (35 minutes) Enjoy popular holiday songs to fill you with...

Cost: $4-6

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Museum
Telephone: 973-596-6529
Contact Name: Dreyfuss Planetarium
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A Charlie Brown Christmas Live on Stage! By Charles M. Schulz Based on the television special by Bill Melendez and Lee Mendelson Stage Adaptation by Eric Schaeffer By Special Arrangement with...

Cost: $12

Where:
Studio Playhouse
14 Alvin Place
Montclair, NJ  07043
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Sponsor: Studio Players
Telephone: 973-744-9752
Contact Name: Box Office
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The Lion King - come out and experience the magic of The Lion King. Tickets are available for all performances.

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Where:
Minskoff Theatre
, NJ


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The Rockettes are back for an amazing Holiday Season. Tickets are available for all performances.

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Where:
, NJ


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Now playing at the Dreyfuss Planetarium thru December 30; Wednesday – Sunday at 2 pm. Recommended for adults and children ages 10 and up (35 minutes) This planetarium program showcases the...

Cost: $4-6

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Museum
Telephone: 973-596-6529
Contact Name: Dreyfuss Planetarium
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Watch in wonderment as over 100 Christmas trees magically float on our very own Lake Meone and light up to the music around you. It is an orchestrated show of lights and music played out across the...

Cost: free

Where:
Historic Smithville
615 East Moss Mill Road
Galloway, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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Enjoy a festive experience for the whole family as full spectrum laser lights and dazzling animated effects dance along to holiday music! Weekends through Dec. 30 at 2 pm; special weekday showings...

Cost: $7 adults, $5 children ages 12 and under

Where:
New Jersey State Museum Planetarium
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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A Charlie Brown Christmas Live on Stage! By Charles M. Schulz Based on the television special by Bill Melendez and Lee Mendelson Stage Adaptation by Eric Schaeffer By Special Arrangement with...

Cost: $12

Where:
Studio Playhouse
14 Alvin Place
UPPER MONTCLAIR, NJ  07043
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Sponsor: Studio Players
Telephone: 973-744-9752
Contact Name: Box Office
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Feel the magic of the holiday season as you enjoy a free horse drawn carriage ride through New Brunswick City Center! December 14, 15 and 16, starting at 4 pm, come to Neilson Street at the Hyatt...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hyatt Regency
Neilson Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Now playing at the Dreyfuss Planetarium thru June 16, 2019, Wednesday – Sunday at 4 pm. Kambui Olujimi’s Wayward North Project. Recommended for adults and children ages 12 and up (22 minutes)...

Cost: $0

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Museum
Telephone: 973-596-6529
Contact Name: Dreyfuss Planetarium
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Come and enjoy an evening on the farm. Walk through the Candy Lane Game and visit with holiday characters. The children will collect holiday cheer in each zone as they walk through the game....

Cost: $10

Where:
Oasis Family Farm
3 Circle Drive
Robbinsville, NJ  08691
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Sponsor: Oasis Family Farm
Telephone: 609-259-7300
Contact Name: Karen Campellone
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Dear Evan Hansen is the epitome of a modern musical. The show is set firmly in the mid 2010’s with technology and social media at the core of its plot, catering directly to its target audience of...

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Where:
, NJ


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Our STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) program uses our state-of-the-art vertical wind tunnel to inspire and educate students. Trained and reviewed STEM...

Cost: Varies

Where:
iFly Paramus
Paramus, NJ


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The spectacular Skylands Stadium Christmas Light Show & Village is back for its fifth festive year! With more than two million dazzling lights on a mile-long drive-through course PLUS a new outdoor...

Cost: Light show: $20 per carload; Outdoor village: FREE admission. Parking is free.

Where:
Skylands Stadium
94 Championship Pl
Augusta, NJ  07822
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Sponsor: State Fair Group
Telephone: 973-450-1070
Contact Name: Kirsten Muhaw
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THE CLASSIC BALLET – ABRIDGED AND FULLY NARRATED Dec. 14, 2018 at 7pm, Dec. 15 & 16 at 1pm & 4pm Special Daytime Shows for Groups – Fri. Dec. 14 at 10a Bring the whole family and join...

Cost: $16 adults, $14 seniors/students/children

Where:
MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE KELSEY THEATRE
1200 Old Trenton Rd
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Sponsor: Kelsey Theatre
Telephone: 609-570-3580
Contact Name: M. Kitty Getlik, Artistic Director
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New York City Ballet performs The Nutcracker. Tickets are available for all performances.

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Where:
, NJ


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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Based on the story by Thorne, J. K. Rowling and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a two part stage play that is written by Jack Thorne. The Play...

Cost: $45 and up

Where:
, NJ


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The spectacular Disney film that captivated audiences around the world has finally made it to Broadway! Following the success of the 2013 animated movie, Frozen the Musical expands on the story of...

Cost: $45 and up

Where:
St. James Theatre
, NJ


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'Tis the Season... For holiday gift buying! Shop with Porta this season as we welcome 25 local vendors through our doors for a one-stop-holiday-shop like none other. Local clothing,...

Where:
Porta Asbury Park
911 Kingsley St.
Asbury Park, NJ
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THE CLASSIC BALLET – ABRIDGED AND FULLY NARRATED Dec. 14, 2018 at 7pm, Dec. 15 & 16 at 1pm & 4pm Bring the whole family and join young Clara and her Nutcracker Prince in the magical Land of...

Cost: $16 adults, $14 seniors/students/children

Where:
Kelsey Theatre @ Mercer County Community College
1200 Old Trenton Rd
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Telephone: 609-570-3580
Contact Name: M. Kitty Getlik, ARtistic Director
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Thomas & Friends™: Explore the Rails!, an interactive and multi-sensory STEM-focused exhibition inspired by the popular British children’s series on PBS KIDS in the US, will...

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, NJ  19131
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The 41st Edition of the Big Apple Circus brings together the world’s most acclaimed circus acts from around the world. Extraordinary jugglers and aerialists join the beloved circus, and the...

Cost: $35-175

Where:
Lincoln Center Damrosch Park
60 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York , NY  10023
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Sponsor: Big Apple Circus
Telephone: 212-257-2330
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Santa Photo Experience Santa Set Hours: November 2-3: 10am-8pm November 4: 11am-6pm November 5-8: 11am-8pm November 9-10: 10am-8pm November 11: 11am-6pm November 12-15: 10am-8pm November 16-17:...

Where:
Rockaway Townsquare Mall
301 Mt Hope Ave,
Rockaway, NJ  07866
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The National Constitution Center is proud to display a first edition Stone Engraving of the Declaration of Independence, a rare copy of the first public printing of the U.S. Constitution, and a...

Cost: Varies

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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The exhibition opens to the public on Monday, March 12, 2018, and is on view through January 6, 2019. Members will be able to preview the exhibition on Friday, March 9, through Sunday, March 11....

Cost: Admission to the Museum and the exhibition is $28 for adults, $16.50 for childre

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
, NJ

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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-290-8756

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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Forget everything you think you know about the trumpet, the best-known member of the brasswind family. Trumpet-like musical instruments appear across time and cultures in surprising shapes, sizes,...

Cost: Museum Members: FREE; Non-members: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.971.3700
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Join us for a unique, hands-on culinary experience at our award-winning Culinary Arts Institute, ranked #8 in the country. Whether you are a novice cook or a true gourmet, our cooking and baking...

Cost: $40-$150

Where:
The Culinary Arts Institute at HCCC
161 Newkirk Street
Jersey City, NJ  07306
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Sponsor: Continuing Education and Workforce Development
Telephone: 201-360-4224
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After selling out 24 cities across the U.S. Nickelodeon star and YouTube sensation JoJo Siwa is coming to Prudential Center! Nickelodeon superstar JoJo Siwa is a YouTube personality, singer,...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Prudential Center
25 Lafayette Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Telephone: 973-757-6625
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NEW YORK, November 23 -- "The Wizard of Oz: A Jazz Musical for All Ages," presented by Harlem Repertory Theater (HRT) and Yip Harburg Foundation, has been extended through June 8, 2019 due to...

Cost: $10

Where:
Tato Laviera Theatre
240 East 123rd street
near 2nd ave
New York, NY  10035
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See Charles Dickens’ classic “A Christmas Carol” come to life in front of your eyes. Join Scrooge, Bob Cratchit, Tiny Tim, Jacob Marley, and more in discovering the true meaning of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's Bridgewater Library branch
1 Vogt Drive
Bridgewater, NJ  08807
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Sponsor: Sponsored by the Friends of the Bridgewater Library
Telephone: 908-458-8400
Contact Name: SCLSNJ's Pressroom
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Why belly dance? - move your hips and express yourself - learn the art of dance while working your body - no experience needed - gentle way to get yourself moving -no special outfits required, just...

Cost: $19.99 / 2 classes per week

Where:
Drum and Dance Learning Center
59 Paul Robeson Place
YWCA Princeton
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Drum and Dance Learning Center
Telephone: 609-424-3058
Contact Name: Kim Leary
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For Grades 1-7 Practice your reading skills by reading to a therapy dog. For more information, call us at: 973-285-6980

Cost: 0

Where:
Morris County Library
30 East Hanover Avenue
Whippany, NJ  07981
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This exhibition in the Down Jersey Folklife Center at WheatonArts features the paper cuts, paper cut collage works and an installation created by the internationally celebrated Chinese artist, Xin...

Cost: General Admission

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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M3 Studios is a highly personalized fitness training facility in Hopewell, NJ; we are not a health club selling personal training. We offer personal training for adults, kids programs and outdoor...

Cost: Studio Rates

Where:
Hopewell Borough
5 Railroad Place
Hopewell, NJ  08525
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Telephone: 609-333-0096
Contact Name: Mel Johnson
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! 11/9 - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/10 - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/11 - CLOSED 11/12 - 11:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/13 -...

Where:
The Shops at Riverside
390 Hackensack Ave,
Hackensack, NJ  07601
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Hi there, new families! We’re excited to meet you! Join your neighborhood KinderCare for a personal tour just for you. (Bring the kids: We’d love to get to know them, too!) • Find out why...

Cost: TBD

Where:
Central Jersey
, NJ


Sponsor: KinderCare Education
Telephone: 732-905-6701
Contact Name: Shannon Simonelli
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The Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association (SkiPA) wants to make it affordable for kids to stay active, have fun and get outdoors with their families this winter. Celebrating its fifteenth anniversary...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association
5142 State Street
White Haven, PA  18661
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Sponsor: SkiPA
Telephone: 912-604-1950
Contact Name: Colleen Philbrick
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Luminaries is a mesmerizing holiday light installation created by the LAB at Rockwell Group for Brookfield Place. Visitors are immersed in the suspended canopy of glowing lanterns that change in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Brookfield Place
230 Vessey St
New York, NY  10281
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Connect The Dots OT, PLLC has been providing occupational therapy services to NYC families and schools for the past 13 years, but Marianne Rho (the owner and founder of CTD) has lived in Hoboken...

Cost: $249 for 4 Classes

Where:
Kidville (Hoboken, NJ)
1202 Shipyard Lane,
Hoboken, NJ, NJ  07030
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Sponsor: Connect the Dots OT, PLLC
Telephone: 121-229-00290
Contact Name: Marianne Rho
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Two new life-sized fossil casts are being added to the exhibition, “Written in the Rocks: Fossil Tales of New Jersey.” New Jersey’s state dinosaur, Hadrosaurus foulkii, and Mosasaurus...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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People love to collect objects. Some seek items of aesthetic beauty. For others, the motivation is to gather hundreds of examples of one particular type of object. For still others, the need to...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Sponsor: New Jersey State Museum
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Kids will be thrilled to visit the McStuffins Toy Hospital and work with Doc, Chilly, and other characters from the TV show in this new LSC exhibit. They'll help care for patients in the...

Cost: Free with admission.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305-4636
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Telephone: 120-125-31310
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This new exhibition highlights more than 60 fascinating objects, artifacts and specimens which have been added to the Museum’s collections over the past 50 years through the support of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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Sherlock Holmes used observation, intuition, and science to solve cases. Now you can solve a tricky new crime at Liberty Science Center in the International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes. Make and...

Cost: $33.75 for adults, $27.75 for kids ages 2-12, free under 2.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
LIberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-253-1310
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New Jersey’s history includes enslavement of African Americans and existence of free black communities. Black and white residents either helped each other or stood in the way of equality and...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Morristown & Morris Township Library
1 Miller Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: The Morristown & Morris Township Library
Telephone: 973-538-6161
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The Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center will present Somerset County’s most creative and beautiful winter spectacular, the 41st Annual Festival of Trees at the...

Cost: $5 suggested donation

Where:
Environmental Education Center
190 Lord Stirling Road
Basking Ridge, NJ  07920
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Sponsor: Somerset County Park Commission
Telephone: 908-722-1200 x 5002
Contact Name: Monica Juhasz
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American Treasures: Documenting the Nation’s Founding explores the drafting of the U.S. Constitution in 1787, highlighting the key proposals and significant compromises that influenced the early...

Cost: Varies

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, NJ  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Black holes are places where humans could never venture—until now! A live science educator will explain the concept of black holes and prepare you for your journey. Then travel to the black hole...

Cost: $29.75 adults, $24.75 children ages 2-12, Under 2 are free.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
LIberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-253-1310
Contact Name: Sales Dept
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PROJECT FEEDER WATCH Thursdays through Sundays, December through April, when the Center Building is open (one hour volunteer time required) Each year, 15,000 people count birds at feeders for...

Cost: Free to attend

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 160-942-73052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
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This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

Cost: $10.00

Where:
Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Rd
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This exhibition, an annual favorite, features up to 500 live, free-flying tropical butterflies from the Americas, Africa, and Asia. The butterflies are housed in a vivarium that approximates their...

Cost: $28 (adults), $22.50 (students/seniors), $16.50 (children ages 2–12)

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Telephone: 212-769-5800

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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an American master,...

Cost: $10.00 Adults, $9.00 Senior Adults (62+), $7.00 Students, Children below 5 free

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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The Wayne Council of PTOs thrift store will re-open for donations on September 4th and shopping on the 11th! We are currently accepting clothing, toys, books, games, jewelry, artwork, household...

Cost: 0

Where:
1006 Hamburg Turnpike
Parking lot in back
Wayne, NJ  07470
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Sponsor: Wayne Council of PTOs
Contact Name: Anny
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Narrative Threads: New Jersey Quilts and Textiles showcases historic textiles from the collection of the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts. The exhibit also features pieces made by contemporary New...

Cost: By Admission

Where:
Museum of Early Trades and Crafts
9 Main Street
Madison, NJ  07940
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Telephone: 973-377-2982
Contact Name: Tara Heffernan
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! Santa Photo Time Hours at Menlo Park Mall: November 2-3: 10am-8pm November 4: 11am-6pm November 5-10:...

Cost: Free

Where:
Menlo Park Mall
55 Parsonage Rd,
Edison, NJ  08837
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An annual Museum tradition, the delightfully decorated Origami Holiday Tree and two merrily lit 19-foot Holiday Barosaurs welcome visitors to the Museum throughout the holiday season. The theme of...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Sponsor: American Museum of Natural History
Telephone: 212-769-5250
Contact Name: AMNH
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Backyard Wilderness will surprise and entertain viewers with the unexpected wonders of nature that are in our own neighborhoods and communities, arming explorers of all ages with the tools and...

Cost: $28 (adults), $22.50 (students/seniors), $16.50 (children ages 2–12)

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Telephone: 212-769-5800

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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - Thursday, February 28, 2019. Since the invention of fire, people have been developing methods to put them out. Always ready to roll out at any time in the event of an...

Cost: Museum Members: FREE; Non-members: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.971.3700
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! Date Start Time End Time November 2, 2018: 11:00 am to 8:00 pm November 3, 2018: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newport Centre Mall
30 Mall Dr. W,
Jersey City, NJ  07310
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GRAMMY Museum Experience Prudential Center now featuring Whitney!. Curated by the GRAMMY Museum® Los Angeles and in cooperation with the Estate of Whitney Houston, Whitney! gives fans an intimate...

Cost: $10

Where:
Prudential Center
25 Lafayette Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Prudential Center
Telephone: 973-757-6000
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Gaudio's "G" Boys beloved holiday animation display is back in South Jersey! Stop by McNaughton's Garden Center in Cherry Hill, NJ and enjoy this magical wonderland perfect for your little ones!...

Cost: $4 plus tax per person, children 4 + under free, special family discounts

Where:
McNaughton's Garden Center
351 Kresson Road
Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
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Telephone: 856-429-6745
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Create lasting photo memories with Santa Claus at Brookfield Place. The month-long event offers a paid photo opportunity with BFPL’s very own Santa, including a children’s craft area. A...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Brookfield Place
230 Vessey St
New York, NY  10281
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Mondays from 1-2pm. Children will have the opportunity to play in one of our beautiful classrooms while parents share a cup of tea with an Early Childhood Teacher to learn more about the different...

Cost: Free

Where:
Green Meadow Waldorf School
307 Hungry Hollow Rd.
Chestnut Ridge, NY  10977
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Sponsor: Green Meadow Waldorf School
Telephone: 845-356-2514 x302
Contact Name: Melissa McDonagh
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New Jersey Devils tickets are available for all games. Parking passes are also available.

Cost: check options

Where:
Prudential Center
, NJ


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The Rockettes are back for an amazing Holiday Season. Tickets are available for all performances.

Cost: check options

Where:
, NJ


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Mondays 3:45-4:30pm (K-3rd grade) Tuesdays 1:15-2pm (3-6 years) All of our children’s classes encourage our little yogis to explore, grow, and be empowered in our safe and joyful community. At...

Cost: $20 drop in, 5 class package $90, 10 class package $170

Where:
The Body Image Boutique
96 East Allendale Road
Saddle River, NJ  07458
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Telephone: 201-708-8448

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Mondays 4:45-5:30pm (4th-6th grade) All of our children’s classes encourage our little yogis to explore, grow, and be empowered in our safe and joyful community. At BIB, being a yogi means...

Cost: $20 drop in, 5 class package $90, 10 class package $170

Where:
The Body Image Boutique
96 East Allendale Road
Saddle River, NJ  07458
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Telephone: 201-708-8448

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The spectacular Skylands Stadium Christmas Light Show & Village is back for its fifth festive year! With more than two million dazzling lights on a mile-long drive-through course PLUS a new outdoor...

Cost: Light show: $20 per carload; Outdoor village: FREE admission. Parking is free.

Where:
Skylands Stadium
94 Championship Pl
Augusta, NJ  07822
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Sponsor: State Fair Group
Telephone: 973-450-1070
Contact Name: Kirsten Muhaw
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Avoid the holiday rush at the mall and get your photos done with the best Santa in NJ at McNaughton's Garden Center! Enjoy our lovely Christmas shop and even a walk through the Gaudio's "G" Boys...

Cost: $15-50

Where:
McNaughton's Garden Center
351 Kresson Road
Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
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Telephone: 856-429-6745
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Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss, located in Mountainside, will continue to offer free, peer support groups for children, young adults and families who are coping with an illness or who have...

Cost: Free

Where:
Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss
244 Sheffield St.
Mountainside, NJ  07092
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Telephone: 908-264-3100
Contact Name: Mandi Zucker
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Dr. Deborah Willis will be presenting her work "In Pursuit of Beauty: Imaging Closets in Newark and Beyond" in Shine Portrait Studio at Express Newark. Willis photographed the closets of residents...

Cost: $0.00

Where:
Shine Portrait Studio - Express Newark
54 Halsey Street, Studio 319
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Shine Portrait Studio
Telephone: 732-439-3238
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New Jersey Devils tickets are available for all games. Parking passes are also available.

Cost: check options

Where:
Prudential Center
, NJ

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The 41st Edition of the Big Apple Circus brings together the world’s most acclaimed circus acts from around the world. Extraordinary jugglers and aerialists join the beloved circus, and the...

Cost: $35-175

Where:
Lincoln Center Damrosch Park
60 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York , NY  10023
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Sponsor: Big Apple Circus
Telephone: 212-257-2330
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Our STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) program uses our state-of-the-art vertical wind tunnel to inspire and educate students. Trained and reviewed STEM...

Cost: Varies

Where:
iFly Paramus
Paramus, NJ


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Thomas & Friends™: Explore the Rails!, an interactive and multi-sensory STEM-focused exhibition inspired by the popular British children’s series on PBS KIDS in the US, will...

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, NJ  19131
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The National Constitution Center is proud to display a first edition Stone Engraving of the Declaration of Independence, a rare copy of the first public printing of the U.S. Constitution, and a...

Cost: Varies

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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The exhibition opens to the public on Monday, March 12, 2018, and is on view through January 6, 2019. Members will be able to preview the exhibition on Friday, March 9, through Sunday, March 11....

Cost: Admission to the Museum and the exhibition is $28 for adults, $16.50 for childre

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
, NJ

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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-290-8756

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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Forget everything you think you know about the trumpet, the best-known member of the brasswind family. Trumpet-like musical instruments appear across time and cultures in surprising shapes, sizes,...

Cost: Museum Members: FREE; Non-members: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.971.3700
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Santa Photo Experience Santa Set Hours: November 2-3: 10am-8pm November 4: 11am-6pm November 5-8: 11am-8pm November 9-10: 10am-8pm November 11: 11am-6pm November 12-15: 10am-8pm November 16-17:...

Where:
Rockaway Townsquare Mall
301 Mt Hope Ave,
Rockaway, NJ  07866
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Join us for a unique, hands-on culinary experience at our award-winning Culinary Arts Institute, ranked #8 in the country. Whether you are a novice cook or a true gourmet, our cooking and baking...

Cost: $40-$150

Where:
The Culinary Arts Institute at HCCC
161 Newkirk Street
Jersey City, NJ  07306
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Sponsor: Continuing Education and Workforce Development
Telephone: 201-360-4224
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A year-round hands-on art program for 3 to 5 year olds and their caregivers, this program includes a story, a visit to MHHM’s gardens, and an art project. During inclement weather and winter...

Cost: $8 per pair (adult and child) for members. $12 per pair for non-members.

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 197-353-8240416
Contact Name: Cynthia Winslow
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NEW YORK, November 23 -- "The Wizard of Oz: A Jazz Musical for All Ages," presented by Harlem Repertory Theater (HRT) and Yip Harburg Foundation, has been extended through June 8, 2019 due to...

Cost: $10

Where:
Tato Laviera Theatre
240 East 123rd street
near 2nd ave
New York, NY  10035
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Why belly dance? - move your hips and express yourself - learn the art of dance while working your body - no experience needed - gentle way to get yourself moving -no special outfits required, just...

Cost: $19.99 / 2 classes per week

Where:
Drum and Dance Learning Center
59 Paul Robeson Place
YWCA Princeton
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Drum and Dance Learning Center
Telephone: 609-424-3058
Contact Name: Kim Leary
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This exhibition in the Down Jersey Folklife Center at WheatonArts features the paper cuts, paper cut collage works and an installation created by the internationally celebrated Chinese artist, Xin...

Cost: General Admission

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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M3 Studios is a highly personalized fitness training facility in Hopewell, NJ; we are not a health club selling personal training. We offer personal training for adults, kids programs and outdoor...

Cost: Studio Rates

Where:
Hopewell Borough
5 Railroad Place
Hopewell, NJ  08525
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Telephone: 609-333-0096
Contact Name: Mel Johnson
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Hi there, new families! We’re excited to meet you! Join your neighborhood KinderCare for a personal tour just for you. (Bring the kids: We’d love to get to know them, too!) • Find out why...

Cost: TBD

Where:
Central Jersey
, NJ


Sponsor: KinderCare Education
Telephone: 732-905-6701
Contact Name: Shannon Simonelli
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The Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association (SkiPA) wants to make it affordable for kids to stay active, have fun and get outdoors with their families this winter. Celebrating its fifteenth anniversary...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association
5142 State Street
White Haven, PA  18661
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Sponsor: SkiPA
Telephone: 912-604-1950
Contact Name: Colleen Philbrick
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Luminaries is a mesmerizing holiday light installation created by the LAB at Rockwell Group for Brookfield Place. Visitors are immersed in the suspended canopy of glowing lanterns that change in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Brookfield Place
230 Vessey St
New York, NY  10281
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Two new life-sized fossil casts are being added to the exhibition, “Written in the Rocks: Fossil Tales of New Jersey.” New Jersey’s state dinosaur, Hadrosaurus foulkii, and Mosasaurus...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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People love to collect objects. Some seek items of aesthetic beauty. For others, the motivation is to gather hundreds of examples of one particular type of object. For still others, the need to...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Sponsor: New Jersey State Museum
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Kids will be thrilled to visit the McStuffins Toy Hospital and work with Doc, Chilly, and other characters from the TV show in this new LSC exhibit. They'll help care for patients in the...

Cost: Free with admission.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305-4636
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Telephone: 120-125-31310
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! 11/9 - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/10 - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/11 - CLOSED 11/12 - 11:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/13 -...

Where:
The Shops at Riverside
390 Hackensack Ave,
Hackensack, NJ  07601
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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This new exhibition highlights more than 60 fascinating objects, artifacts and specimens which have been added to the Museum’s collections over the past 50 years through the support of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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Sherlock Holmes used observation, intuition, and science to solve cases. Now you can solve a tricky new crime at Liberty Science Center in the International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes. Make and...

Cost: $33.75 for adults, $27.75 for kids ages 2-12, free under 2.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
LIberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-253-1310
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New Jersey’s history includes enslavement of African Americans and existence of free black communities. Black and white residents either helped each other or stood in the way of equality and...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Morristown & Morris Township Library
1 Miller Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: The Morristown & Morris Township Library
Telephone: 973-538-6161
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The Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center will present Somerset County’s most creative and beautiful winter spectacular, the 41st Annual Festival of Trees at the...

Cost: $5 suggested donation

Where:
Environmental Education Center
190 Lord Stirling Road
Basking Ridge, NJ  07920
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Sponsor: Somerset County Park Commission
Telephone: 908-722-1200 x 5002
Contact Name: Monica Juhasz
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American Treasures: Documenting the Nation’s Founding explores the drafting of the U.S. Constitution in 1787, highlighting the key proposals and significant compromises that influenced the early...

Cost: Varies

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, NJ  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Black holes are places where humans could never venture—until now! A live science educator will explain the concept of black holes and prepare you for your journey. Then travel to the black hole...

Cost: $29.75 adults, $24.75 children ages 2-12, Under 2 are free.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
LIberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-253-1310
Contact Name: Sales Dept
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PROJECT FEEDER WATCH Thursdays through Sundays, December through April, when the Center Building is open (one hour volunteer time required) Each year, 15,000 people count birds at feeders for...

Cost: Free to attend

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 160-942-73052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
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This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

Cost: $10.00

Where:
Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Rd
Millville, NJ  08332
View map »


Sponsor: Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This exhibition, an annual favorite, features up to 500 live, free-flying tropical butterflies from the Americas, Africa, and Asia. The butterflies are housed in a vivarium that approximates their...

Cost: $28 (adults), $22.50 (students/seniors), $16.50 (children ages 2–12)

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Telephone: 212-769-5800

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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an American master,...

Cost: $10.00 Adults, $9.00 Senior Adults (62+), $7.00 Students, Children below 5 free

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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The Wayne Council of PTOs thrift store will re-open for donations on September 4th and shopping on the 11th! We are currently accepting clothing, toys, books, games, jewelry, artwork, household...

Cost: 0

Where:
1006 Hamburg Turnpike
Parking lot in back
Wayne, NJ  07470
View map »


Sponsor: Wayne Council of PTOs
Contact Name: Anny
Website »

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Narrative Threads: New Jersey Quilts and Textiles showcases historic textiles from the collection of the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts. The exhibit also features pieces made by contemporary New...

Cost: By Admission

Where:
Museum of Early Trades and Crafts
9 Main Street
Madison, NJ  07940
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Telephone: 973-377-2982
Contact Name: Tara Heffernan
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! Santa Photo Time Hours at Menlo Park Mall: November 2-3: 10am-8pm November 4: 11am-6pm November 5-10:...

Cost: Free

Where:
Menlo Park Mall
55 Parsonage Rd,
Edison, NJ  08837
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An annual Museum tradition, the delightfully decorated Origami Holiday Tree and two merrily lit 19-foot Holiday Barosaurs welcome visitors to the Museum throughout the holiday season. The theme of...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Sponsor: American Museum of Natural History
Telephone: 212-769-5250
Contact Name: AMNH
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Little Playtimes are the first three Tuesdays in December (Dec. 4, 11 & 18) from 10 am-2 pm. Designed for the youngest LEGO® fans aged 2-5 where little ones can experience the wonder of LEGO®...

Cost: $24 for 1 adult and 1 child (children two and under are FREE)

Where:
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Westchester
39 Fitzgerald Street
Yonkers, NY  10710
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Sponsor: LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Westchester
Telephone: 844-740-9223
Contact Name: LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Westchester
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Backyard Wilderness will surprise and entertain viewers with the unexpected wonders of nature that are in our own neighborhoods and communities, arming explorers of all ages with the tools and...

Cost: $28 (adults), $22.50 (students/seniors), $16.50 (children ages 2–12)

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Telephone: 212-769-5800

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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - Thursday, February 28, 2019. Since the invention of fire, people have been developing methods to put them out. Always ready to roll out at any time in the event of an...

Cost: Museum Members: FREE; Non-members: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.971.3700
Website »

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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! Date Start Time End Time November 2, 2018: 11:00 am to 8:00 pm November 3, 2018: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newport Centre Mall
30 Mall Dr. W,
Jersey City, NJ  07310
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GRAMMY Museum Experience Prudential Center now featuring Whitney!. Curated by the GRAMMY Museum® Los Angeles and in cooperation with the Estate of Whitney Houston, Whitney! gives fans an intimate...

Cost: $10

Where:
Prudential Center
25 Lafayette Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Prudential Center
Telephone: 973-757-6000
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Connect The Dots OT, PLLC has been providing occupational therapy services to NYC families and schools for the past 13 years, but Marianne Rho (the owner and founder of CTD) has lived in Hoboken...

Cost: $236 per 4 classes

Where:
Kidville (Hoboken, NJ)
1202 Shipyard Lane,
Hoboken, NJ, NJ  07030
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Sponsor: Connect the Dots OT, PLLC
Telephone: 121-229-00290
Contact Name: Marianne Rho
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Gaudio's "G" Boys beloved holiday animation display is back in South Jersey! Stop by McNaughton's Garden Center in Cherry Hill, NJ and enjoy this magical wonderland perfect for your little ones!...

Cost: $4 plus tax per person, children 4 + under free, special family discounts

Where:
McNaughton's Garden Center
351 Kresson Road
Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
View map »


Telephone: 856-429-6745
Website »

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Create lasting photo memories with Santa Claus at Brookfield Place. The month-long event offers a paid photo opportunity with BFPL’s very own Santa, including a children’s craft area. A...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Brookfield Place
230 Vessey St
New York, NY  10281
View map »


Website »

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The Naturalists of the Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center have announced the December dates for an entertaining and educational program for children ages 3 to 5...

Cost: $50

Where:
Environmental Education Center
190 Lord Stirling Road
Basking Ridge, NJ  07920
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Sponsor: Somerset County Park Commission
Telephone: 908-722-1200 x 5002
Contact Name: Vanessa darras
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New Jersey Devils tickets are available for all games. Parking passes are also available.

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Where:
Prudential Center
, NJ


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The Lion King - come out and experience the magic of The Lion King. Tickets are available for all performances.

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Minskoff Theatre
, NJ


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The Rockettes are back for an amazing Holiday Season. Tickets are available for all performances.

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Where:
, NJ


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Mondays 3:45-4:30pm (K-3rd grade) Tuesdays 1:15-2pm (3-6 years) All of our children’s classes encourage our little yogis to explore, grow, and be empowered in our safe and joyful community. At...

Cost: $20 drop in, 5 class package $90, 10 class package $170

Where:
The Body Image Boutique
96 East Allendale Road
Saddle River, NJ  07458
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Telephone: 201-708-8448

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The spectacular Skylands Stadium Christmas Light Show & Village is back for its fifth festive year! With more than two million dazzling lights on a mile-long drive-through course PLUS a new outdoor...

Cost: Light show: $20 per carload; Outdoor village: FREE admission. Parking is free.

Where:
Skylands Stadium
94 Championship Pl
Augusta, NJ  07822
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Sponsor: State Fair Group
Telephone: 973-450-1070
Contact Name: Kirsten Muhaw
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Avoid the holiday rush at the mall and get your photos done with the best Santa in NJ at McNaughton's Garden Center! Enjoy our lovely Christmas shop and even a walk through the Gaudio's "G" Boys...

Cost: $15-50

Where:
McNaughton's Garden Center
351 Kresson Road
Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
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Telephone: 856-429-6745
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Thomas & Friends™: Explore the Rails!, an interactive and multi-sensory STEM-focused exhibition inspired by the popular British children’s series on PBS KIDS in the US, will...

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, NJ  19131
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Santa is back for photos! Bring your pets for their very own photo with Santa! Various photo packages available. Pets must be brought leashed or in a cage.

Cost: $15-50

Where:
McNaughton's Garden Center
351 Kresson Road
Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
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Telephone: 856-429-6745
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Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss, located in Mountainside, will continue to offer free, peer support groups for children, young adults and families who are coping with an illness or who have...

Cost: Free

Where:
Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss
244 Sheffield St.
Mountainside, NJ  07092
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Telephone: 908-264-3100
Contact Name: Mandi Zucker
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Our STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) program uses our state-of-the-art vertical wind tunnel to inspire and educate students. Trained and reviewed STEM...

Cost: Varies

Where:
iFly Paramus
Paramus, NJ


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Dr. Deborah Willis will be presenting her work "In Pursuit of Beauty: Imaging Closets in Newark and Beyond" in Shine Portrait Studio at Express Newark. Willis photographed the closets of residents...

Cost: $0.00

Where:
Shine Portrait Studio - Express Newark
54 Halsey Street, Studio 319
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Shine Portrait Studio
Telephone: 732-439-3238
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New Jersey Devils tickets are available for all games. Parking passes are also available.

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Where:
Prudential Center
, NJ

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Dear Evan Hansen is the epitome of a modern musical. The show is set firmly in the mid 2010’s with technology and social media at the core of its plot, catering directly to its target audience of...

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, NJ


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Come learn and play at this weekly local West Coast Swing Class taught by WCS National Champion Arjay Centeno. Have fun with your fellow "westies" with social dancing after the lessons. No partner...

Cost: $5-15

Where:
Brix Restaurant and Bar
371 S Franklin Ave
Belleville, NJ  07109
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New York City Ballet performs The Nutcracker. Tickets are available for all performances.

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, NJ


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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Based on the story by Thorne, J. K. Rowling and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a two part stage play that is written by Jack Thorne. The Play...

Cost: $45 and up

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, NJ


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The spectacular Disney film that captivated audiences around the world has finally made it to Broadway! Following the success of the 2013 animated movie, Frozen the Musical expands on the story of...

Cost: $45 and up

Where:
St. James Theatre
, NJ


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The 41st Edition of the Big Apple Circus brings together the world’s most acclaimed circus acts from around the world. Extraordinary jugglers and aerialists join the beloved circus, and the...

Cost: $35-175

Where:
Lincoln Center Damrosch Park
60 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York , NY  10023
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Sponsor: Big Apple Circus
Telephone: 212-257-2330
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Santa Photo Experience Santa Set Hours: November 2-3: 10am-8pm November 4: 11am-6pm November 5-8: 11am-8pm November 9-10: 10am-8pm November 11: 11am-6pm November 12-15: 10am-8pm November 16-17:...

Where:
Rockaway Townsquare Mall
301 Mt Hope Ave,
Rockaway, NJ  07866
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The National Constitution Center is proud to display a first edition Stone Engraving of the Declaration of Independence, a rare copy of the first public printing of the U.S. Constitution, and a...

Cost: Varies

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Join us in South Orange Village for an hour or so of Broadway music by up and coming performers. Enjoy a taste of the big stage in your own backyard.

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Village Apartments
110 Vose Avenue
South Orange, NJ  07079
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Sponsor: JCHC, Jewish Community Housing Corporation, & Oheb Shalom Congregation

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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! 11/9 - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/10 - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/11 - CLOSED 11/12 - 11:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/13 -...

Where:
The Shops at Riverside
390 Hackensack Ave,
Hackensack, NJ  07601
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The exhibition opens to the public on Monday, March 12, 2018, and is on view through January 6, 2019. Members will be able to preview the exhibition on Friday, March 9, through Sunday, March 11....

Cost: Admission to the Museum and the exhibition is $28 for adults, $16.50 for childre

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
, NJ

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Manville resident and genealogy enthusiast Bob Vornlocker will share his techniques to maximize your search results and help uncover your family tree.

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ's Manville Library branch
100 South 10th Avenue
Manville, NJ  08835
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Sponsor: SCLSNJ
Telephone: 908-458-8400
Contact Name: SCLSNJ's Pressroom
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-290-8756

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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Forget everything you think you know about the trumpet, the best-known member of the brasswind family. Trumpet-like musical instruments appear across time and cultures in surprising shapes, sizes,...

Cost: Museum Members: FREE; Non-members: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.971.3700
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Festival of Trees is an annual highlight of the holiday season showcasing a juried collection of trees and mantles displayed throughout the museum’s galleries, upstairs and down. This...

Cost: $10.00

Where:
Morven Museum & Garden
55 Stockton Street
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Morven Museum & Garden
Telephone: 609-924-8144
Contact Name: Debi Lampert-Rudman
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Join us for a unique, hands-on culinary experience at our award-winning Culinary Arts Institute, ranked #8 in the country. Whether you are a novice cook or a true gourmet, our cooking and baking...

Cost: $40-$150

Where:
The Culinary Arts Institute at HCCC
161 Newkirk Street
Jersey City, NJ  07306
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Sponsor: Continuing Education and Workforce Development
Telephone: 201-360-4224
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The CRRNJ Terminal, Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island stand together as the Historic Trilogy. Come follow the trail of the immigrant experience. This program will include a tour of the CRRNJ with...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Liberty State Park CRRNJ Terminal
1 Audrey Zapp Drive
Jersey Cit, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty State Park
Telephone: 201-915-3400 x202
Contact Name: Nature Center
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NEW YORK, November 23 -- "The Wizard of Oz: A Jazz Musical for All Ages," presented by Harlem Repertory Theater (HRT) and Yip Harburg Foundation, has been extended through June 8, 2019 due to...

Cost: $10

Where:
Tato Laviera Theatre
240 East 123rd street
near 2nd ave
New York, NY  10035
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Why belly dance? - move your hips and express yourself - learn the art of dance while working your body - no experience needed - gentle way to get yourself moving -no special outfits required, just...

Cost: $19.99 / 2 classes per week

Where:
Drum and Dance Learning Center
59 Paul Robeson Place
YWCA Princeton
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Drum and Dance Learning Center
Telephone: 609-424-3058
Contact Name: Kim Leary
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Join us in South Orange Village for an hour or so of Broadway music by up and coming performers. Enjoy a taste of the big stage in your own backyard.

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Village Apartments
110 Vose Avenue
South Orange, NJ  07079
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Sponsor: JCHC, Jewish Community Housing Corporation, & Oheb Shalom Congregation

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Join us in South Orange Village for an hour or so of Broadway music by Broadway stars and up and coming performers. Enjoy a taste of the big stage in your own backyard. Featuring: Carla Stickler...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Village Apartments
110 Vose Avenue
South Orange, NJ  07079
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Sponsor: JCHC, Jewish Community Housing Corporation, & Oheb Shalom Congregation
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Celebrate the season with Oscar and Grammy Award-winning, Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Darlene Love in a special holiday concert featuring the #1 holilday classic Christmas (Baby, Please Come Home)...

Cost: $52 Gold Circle, $45 Rear Orchestra/Loge

Where:
Shea Center, William Paterson University
Wayne , NJ


Telephone: 973.720.2371
Contact Name: Phillip Sprayberry
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This exhibition in the Down Jersey Folklife Center at WheatonArts features the paper cuts, paper cut collage works and an installation created by the internationally celebrated Chinese artist, Xin...

Cost: General Admission

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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M3 Studios is a highly personalized fitness training facility in Hopewell, NJ; we are not a health club selling personal training. We offer personal training for adults, kids programs and outdoor...

Cost: Studio Rates

Where:
Hopewell Borough
5 Railroad Place
Hopewell, NJ  08525
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Telephone: 609-333-0096
Contact Name: Mel Johnson
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Hi there, new families! We’re excited to meet you! Join your neighborhood KinderCare for a personal tour just for you. (Bring the kids: We’d love to get to know them, too!) • Find out why...

Cost: TBD

Where:
Central Jersey
, NJ


Sponsor: KinderCare Education
Telephone: 732-905-6701
Contact Name: Shannon Simonelli
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The Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association (SkiPA) wants to make it affordable for kids to stay active, have fun and get outdoors with their families this winter. Celebrating its fifteenth anniversary...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association
5142 State Street
White Haven, PA  18661
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Sponsor: SkiPA
Telephone: 912-604-1950
Contact Name: Colleen Philbrick
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Luminaries is a mesmerizing holiday light installation created by the LAB at Rockwell Group for Brookfield Place. Visitors are immersed in the suspended canopy of glowing lanterns that change in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Brookfield Place
230 Vessey St
New York, NY  10281
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Two new life-sized fossil casts are being added to the exhibition, “Written in the Rocks: Fossil Tales of New Jersey.” New Jersey’s state dinosaur, Hadrosaurus foulkii, and Mosasaurus...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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People love to collect objects. Some seek items of aesthetic beauty. For others, the motivation is to gather hundreds of examples of one particular type of object. For still others, the need to...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Sponsor: New Jersey State Museum
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Kids will be thrilled to visit the McStuffins Toy Hospital and work with Doc, Chilly, and other characters from the TV show in this new LSC exhibit. They'll help care for patients in the...

Cost: Free with admission.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305-4636
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Telephone: 120-125-31310
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This new exhibition highlights more than 60 fascinating objects, artifacts and specimens which have been added to the Museum’s collections over the past 50 years through the support of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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Sherlock Holmes used observation, intuition, and science to solve cases. Now you can solve a tricky new crime at Liberty Science Center in the International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes. Make and...

Cost: $33.75 for adults, $27.75 for kids ages 2-12, free under 2.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
LIberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-253-1310
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New Jersey’s history includes enslavement of African Americans and existence of free black communities. Black and white residents either helped each other or stood in the way of equality and...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Morristown & Morris Township Library
1 Miller Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: The Morristown & Morris Township Library
Telephone: 973-538-6161
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The Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center will present Somerset County’s most creative and beautiful winter spectacular, the 41st Annual Festival of Trees at the...

Cost: $5 suggested donation

Where:
Environmental Education Center
190 Lord Stirling Road
Basking Ridge, NJ  07920
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Sponsor: Somerset County Park Commission
Telephone: 908-722-1200 x 5002
Contact Name: Monica Juhasz
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American Treasures: Documenting the Nation’s Founding explores the drafting of the U.S. Constitution in 1787, highlighting the key proposals and significant compromises that influenced the early...

Cost: Varies

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, NJ  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Black holes are places where humans could never venture—until now! A live science educator will explain the concept of black holes and prepare you for your journey. Then travel to the black hole...

Cost: $29.75 adults, $24.75 children ages 2-12, Under 2 are free.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
LIberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-253-1310
Contact Name: Sales Dept
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Individuals looking for brisk weekly walk are invited to join a weekly walking group that meets every Wednesday at 9:30 A.M. at the Duke Island Visitor’s Center for a healthy walk through Duke...

Cost: 0

Where:
Duke Island Park
Old York Road
Bridgewater, NJ  08807
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Sponsor: Somerset County Park Commission
Telephone: 908-722-1200 x 5226
Contact Name: Dina Healey
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PROJECT FEEDER WATCH Thursdays through Sundays, December through April, when the Center Building is open (one hour volunteer time required) Each year, 15,000 people count birds at feeders for...

Cost: Free to attend

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 160-942-73052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
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This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

Cost: $10.00

Where:
Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Rd
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This exhibition, an annual favorite, features up to 500 live, free-flying tropical butterflies from the Americas, Africa, and Asia. The butterflies are housed in a vivarium that approximates their...

Cost: $28 (adults), $22.50 (students/seniors), $16.50 (children ages 2–12)

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Telephone: 212-769-5800

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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an American master,...

Cost: $10.00 Adults, $9.00 Senior Adults (62+), $7.00 Students, Children below 5 free

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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The Wayne Council of PTOs thrift store will re-open for donations on September 4th and shopping on the 11th! We are currently accepting clothing, toys, books, games, jewelry, artwork, household...

Cost: 0

Where:
1006 Hamburg Turnpike
Parking lot in back
Wayne, NJ  07470
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Sponsor: Wayne Council of PTOs
Contact Name: Anny
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Narrative Threads: New Jersey Quilts and Textiles showcases historic textiles from the collection of the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts. The exhibit also features pieces made by contemporary New...

Cost: By Admission

Where:
Museum of Early Trades and Crafts
9 Main Street
Madison, NJ  07940
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Telephone: 973-377-2982
Contact Name: Tara Heffernan
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! Santa Photo Time Hours at Menlo Park Mall: November 2-3: 10am-8pm November 4: 11am-6pm November 5-10:...

Cost: Free

Where:
Menlo Park Mall
55 Parsonage Rd,
Edison, NJ  08837
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An annual Museum tradition, the delightfully decorated Origami Holiday Tree and two merrily lit 19-foot Holiday Barosaurs welcome visitors to the Museum throughout the holiday season. The theme of...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Sponsor: American Museum of Natural History
Telephone: 212-769-5250
Contact Name: AMNH
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Backyard Wilderness will surprise and entertain viewers with the unexpected wonders of nature that are in our own neighborhoods and communities, arming explorers of all ages with the tools and...

Cost: $28 (adults), $22.50 (students/seniors), $16.50 (children ages 2–12)

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Telephone: 212-769-5800

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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - Thursday, February 28, 2019. Since the invention of fire, people have been developing methods to put them out. Always ready to roll out at any time in the event of an...

Cost: Museum Members: FREE; Non-members: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.971.3700
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! Date Start Time End Time November 2, 2018: 11:00 am to 8:00 pm November 3, 2018: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newport Centre Mall
30 Mall Dr. W,
Jersey City, NJ  07310
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GRAMMY Museum Experience Prudential Center now featuring Whitney!. Curated by the GRAMMY Museum® Los Angeles and in cooperation with the Estate of Whitney Houston, Whitney! gives fans an intimate...

Cost: $10

Where:
Prudential Center
25 Lafayette Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Prudential Center
Telephone: 973-757-6000
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Gaudio's "G" Boys beloved holiday animation display is back in South Jersey! Stop by McNaughton's Garden Center in Cherry Hill, NJ and enjoy this magical wonderland perfect for your little ones!...

Cost: $4 plus tax per person, children 4 + under free, special family discounts

Where:
McNaughton's Garden Center
351 Kresson Road
Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
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Telephone: 856-429-6745
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Create lasting photo memories with Santa Claus at Brookfield Place. The month-long event offers a paid photo opportunity with BFPL’s very own Santa, including a children’s craft area. A...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Brookfield Place
230 Vessey St
New York, NY  10281
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Museum Hours: Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday, 1:00-4:00 pm. During public visiting hours, tours leave at 1:15, 2;15, and 3:15 and take about 30 minutes. Group tours welcome by appointment,...

Cost: Adults $8, Seniors/Students $6, Children (6-12) $4, Children (under 5) Free

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Patricia Pongracz
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The Lion King - come out and experience the magic of The Lion King. Tickets are available for all performances.

Cost: check options

Where:
Minskoff Theatre
, NJ


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The Rockettes are back for an amazing Holiday Season. Tickets are available for all performances.

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Where:
, NJ


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Now playing at the Dreyfuss Planetarium thru December 30; Wednesday – Sunday at 2 pm. Recommended for adults and children ages 10 and up (35 minutes) This planetarium program showcases the...

Cost: $4-6

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Museum
Telephone: 973-596-6529
Contact Name: Dreyfuss Planetarium
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Willow is excited to offer a special after school video documentary class from Wee Little Arts, open to the public! This after school program for middle school students (Grades 6-8) starts on...

Cost: $300

Where:
The Willow School
1150 Pottersville Rd
Gladstone, NJ  07934
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Sponsor: Wee Little Arts
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Now playing at the Dreyfuss Planetarium thru June 16, 2019, Wednesday – Sunday at 4 pm. Kambui Olujimi’s Wayward North Project. Recommended for adults and children ages 12 and up (22 minutes)...

Cost: $0

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Museum
Telephone: 973-596-6529
Contact Name: Dreyfuss Planetarium
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The spectacular Skylands Stadium Christmas Light Show & Village is back for its fifth festive year! With more than two million dazzling lights on a mile-long drive-through course PLUS a new outdoor...

Cost: Light show: $20 per carload; Outdoor village: FREE admission. Parking is free.

Where:
Skylands Stadium
94 Championship Pl
Augusta, NJ  07822
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Sponsor: State Fair Group
Telephone: 973-450-1070
Contact Name: Kirsten Muhaw
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Avoid the holiday rush at the mall and get your photos done with the best Santa in NJ at McNaughton's Garden Center! Enjoy our lovely Christmas shop and even a walk through the Gaudio's "G" Boys...

Cost: $15-50

Where:
McNaughton's Garden Center
351 Kresson Road
Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
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Telephone: 856-429-6745
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Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss, located in Mountainside, will continue to offer free, peer support groups for children, young adults and families who are coping with an illness or who have...

Cost: Free

Where:
Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss
244 Sheffield St.
Mountainside, NJ  07092
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Telephone: 908-264-3100
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Continue or begin your practice of silence with Jean Marie of Fostering the Journey and invite peace and wellness to your life. A different style/modality of meditation will be offered each class....

Cost: 15.00

Where:
Rutherfurd Hall
1686 Rte 517
Allamuchy, NJ  07820
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Telephone: 1 908-852-1894 ex338
Contact Name: Jessica Taenzer
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Dr. Deborah Willis will be presenting her work "In Pursuit of Beauty: Imaging Closets in Newark and Beyond" in Shine Portrait Studio at Express Newark. Willis photographed the closets of residents...

Cost: $0.00

Where:
Shine Portrait Studio - Express Newark
54 Halsey Street, Studio 319
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Shine Portrait Studio
Telephone: 732-439-3238
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Dear Evan Hansen is the epitome of a modern musical. The show is set firmly in the mid 2010’s with technology and social media at the core of its plot, catering directly to its target audience of...

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, NJ


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New York City Ballet performs The Nutcracker. Tickets are available for all performances.

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, NJ


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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Based on the story by Thorne, J. K. Rowling and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a two part stage play that is written by Jack Thorne. The Play...

Cost: $45 and up

Where:
, NJ


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The spectacular Disney film that captivated audiences around the world has finally made it to Broadway! Following the success of the 2013 animated movie, Frozen the Musical expands on the story of...

Cost: $45 and up

Where:
St. James Theatre
, NJ


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Our STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) program uses our state-of-the-art vertical wind tunnel to inspire and educate students. Trained and reviewed STEM...

Cost: Varies

Where:
iFly Paramus
Paramus, NJ


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Continue or begin your practice of silence with Jean Marie of Fostering the Journey and invite peace and wellness to your life. A different style/modality of meditation will be offered each class....

Cost: 15.00

Where:
Rutherfurd Hall
1686 Rte 517
Allamuchy, NJ  07820
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Telephone: 1 908-852-1894 ex338
Contact Name: Jessica Taenzer
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The 41st Edition of the Big Apple Circus brings together the world’s most acclaimed circus acts from around the world. Extraordinary jugglers and aerialists join the beloved circus, and the...

Cost: $35-175

Where:
Lincoln Center Damrosch Park
60 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York , NY  10023
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Sponsor: Big Apple Circus
Telephone: 212-257-2330
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Thomas & Friends™: Explore the Rails!, an interactive and multi-sensory STEM-focused exhibition inspired by the popular British children’s series on PBS KIDS in the US, will...

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, NJ  19131
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The National Constitution Center is proud to display a first edition Stone Engraving of the Declaration of Independence, a rare copy of the first public printing of the U.S. Constitution, and a...

Cost: Varies

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Santa Photo Experience Santa Set Hours: November 2-3: 10am-8pm November 4: 11am-6pm November 5-8: 11am-8pm November 9-10: 10am-8pm November 11: 11am-6pm November 12-15: 10am-8pm November 16-17:...

Where:
Rockaway Townsquare Mall
301 Mt Hope Ave,
Rockaway, NJ  07866
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The exhibition opens to the public on Monday, March 12, 2018, and is on view through January 6, 2019. Members will be able to preview the exhibition on Friday, March 9, through Sunday, March 11....

Cost: Admission to the Museum and the exhibition is $28 for adults, $16.50 for childre

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
, NJ

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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-290-8756

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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! 11/9 - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/10 - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/11 - CLOSED 11/12 - 11:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/13 -...

Where:
The Shops at Riverside
390 Hackensack Ave,
Hackensack, NJ  07601
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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NEW YORK, November 23 -- "The Wizard of Oz: A Jazz Musical for All Ages," presented by Harlem Repertory Theater (HRT) and Yip Harburg Foundation, has been extended through June 8, 2019 due to...

Cost: $10

Where:
Tato Laviera Theatre
240 East 123rd street
near 2nd ave
New York, NY  10035
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Forget everything you think you know about the trumpet, the best-known member of the brasswind family. Trumpet-like musical instruments appear across time and cultures in surprising shapes, sizes,...

Cost: Museum Members: FREE; Non-members: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.971.3700
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Join us for a unique, hands-on culinary experience at our award-winning Culinary Arts Institute, ranked #8 in the country. Whether you are a novice cook or a true gourmet, our cooking and baking...

Cost: $40-$150

Where:
The Culinary Arts Institute at HCCC
161 Newkirk Street
Jersey City, NJ  07306
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Sponsor: Continuing Education and Workforce Development
Telephone: 201-360-4224
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Festival of Trees is an annual highlight of the holiday season showcasing a juried collection of trees and mantles displayed throughout the museum’s galleries, upstairs and down. This...

Cost: $10.00

Where:
Morven Museum & Garden
55 Stockton Street
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Morven Museum & Garden
Telephone: 609-924-8144
Contact Name: Debi Lampert-Rudman
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Join Steve the Magic Conductor aboard the dining car to help search for clues and solve a mystery in this train-themed family magic show!

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cliffside Park Free Public Library
505 Palisade Ave
Cliffside Park, NJ  07010
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Sponsor: Friends of the Library
Telephone: 201-945-2867
Contact Name: Maria
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Why belly dance? - move your hips and express yourself - learn the art of dance while working your body - no experience needed - gentle way to get yourself moving -no special outfits required, just...

Cost: $19.99 / 2 classes per week

Where:
Drum and Dance Learning Center
59 Paul Robeson Place
YWCA Princeton
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Drum and Dance Learning Center
Telephone: 609-424-3058
Contact Name: Kim Leary
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Celebrate the holiday season through the colorful lens of anime as featured in Kimono Refashioned: 1870s-Now! Cosplay costumes are encouraged. Highlights: • Cosplay dance party with a live DJ....

Cost: Free Admission

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102-3176
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Sponsor: Newark Museum
Telephone: 973-596-6638
Contact Name: Lisa Batitto
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Actress Alisa Dupuy will present a one-woman telling of Charles Dickens’s classic, "A Christmas Carol." Children ages 8 and up are welcome, accompanied by an adult.

Cost: Free

Where:
Watchung Artd Center
18 Stirling Road
Watchung, NJ  07069
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Sponsor: SCLSNJ
Telephone: 908-458-8400
Contact Name: SCLSNJ's Pressroom
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In this unconventional seasonal dance piece, a wandering child and a war veteran suffering from PTSD take a magical voyage through the East Village. The pair of characters visit Tompkins Square...

Cost: $20, $15seniors,students,children

Where:
La MaMa Ellen Stewart Theatre
66 East 4th Street,
NYC,, NY  10003
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The Whitehouse Wind Symphony, a community band under the direction of James Sheeley, will present four holiday concerts: 7:30pm on Friday 12/7 at Whitehouse United Methodist Church in Whitehouse,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Flemington United Methodist Church
116 Main Street
Flemington, NJ  08822
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Sponsor: Whitehouse Wind Symphony
Telephone: 908-342-0875
Contact Name: Michael Giangreco
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This exhibition in the Down Jersey Folklife Center at WheatonArts features the paper cuts, paper cut collage works and an installation created by the internationally celebrated Chinese artist, Xin...

Cost: General Admission

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Crybaby Matinee on Thursday, December 20 at 11 am. Additional regular screening on Wednesday, December 26. Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis ("Forrest Gump"; "Cast Away") reunite for "Polar...

Cost: $6

Where:
Hopewell Theater
5 S Greenwood Ave
Hopewell, NJ  08525
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Sponsor: Hopewell Theater
Telephone: 609-466-1964
Contact Name: Emily Hollinger
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Hi there, new families! We’re excited to meet you! Join your neighborhood KinderCare for a personal tour just for you. (Bring the kids: We’d love to get to know them, too!) • Find out why...

Cost: TBD

Where:
Central Jersey
, NJ


Sponsor: KinderCare Education
Telephone: 732-905-6701
Contact Name: Shannon Simonelli
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The Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association (SkiPA) wants to make it affordable for kids to stay active, have fun and get outdoors with their families this winter. Celebrating its fifteenth anniversary...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association
5142 State Street
White Haven, PA  18661
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Sponsor: SkiPA
Telephone: 912-604-1950
Contact Name: Colleen Philbrick
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Luminaries is a mesmerizing holiday light installation created by the LAB at Rockwell Group for Brookfield Place. Visitors are immersed in the suspended canopy of glowing lanterns that change in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Brookfield Place
230 Vessey St
New York, NY  10281
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M3 Studios is a highly personalized fitness training facility in Hopewell, NJ; we are not a health club selling personal training. We offer personal training for adults, kids programs and outdoor...

Cost: Studio Rates

Where:
Hopewell Borough
5 Railroad Place
Hopewell, NJ  08525
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Telephone: 609-333-0096
Contact Name: Mel Johnson
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Are you looking for court ordered parenting classes? AT AUTHENTIC PARENTING WE OFFER PRIVATE, EASY TO FOLLOW AND AFFORDABLE PARENTING CLASSES THAT ARE CONVENIENT FOR YOU. THESE CLASSES ARE...

Cost: $50

Where:
Authentic Parenting
5 Elm Row
Suite 111
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 173-276-32576
Contact Name: Anna Seewald, MEd, MPsy
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Two new life-sized fossil casts are being added to the exhibition, “Written in the Rocks: Fossil Tales of New Jersey.” New Jersey’s state dinosaur, Hadrosaurus foulkii, and Mosasaurus...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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People love to collect objects. Some seek items of aesthetic beauty. For others, the motivation is to gather hundreds of examples of one particular type of object. For still others, the need to...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Sponsor: New Jersey State Museum
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Kids will be thrilled to visit the McStuffins Toy Hospital and work with Doc, Chilly, and other characters from the TV show in this new LSC exhibit. They'll help care for patients in the...

Cost: Free with admission.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305-4636
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Telephone: 120-125-31310
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This new exhibition highlights more than 60 fascinating objects, artifacts and specimens which have been added to the Museum’s collections over the past 50 years through the support of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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Sherlock Holmes used observation, intuition, and science to solve cases. Now you can solve a tricky new crime at Liberty Science Center in the International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes. Make and...

Cost: $33.75 for adults, $27.75 for kids ages 2-12, free under 2.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
LIberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-253-1310
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New Jersey’s history includes enslavement of African Americans and existence of free black communities. Black and white residents either helped each other or stood in the way of equality and...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Morristown & Morris Township Library
1 Miller Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: The Morristown & Morris Township Library
Telephone: 973-538-6161
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The Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center will present Somerset County’s most creative and beautiful winter spectacular, the 41st Annual Festival of Trees at the...

Cost: $5 suggested donation

Where:
Environmental Education Center
190 Lord Stirling Road
Basking Ridge, NJ  07920
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Sponsor: Somerset County Park Commission
Telephone: 908-722-1200 x 5002
Contact Name: Monica Juhasz
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American Treasures: Documenting the Nation’s Founding explores the drafting of the U.S. Constitution in 1787, highlighting the key proposals and significant compromises that influenced the early...

Cost: Varies

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, NJ  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Life is better with your mom village, besides we’re sure you can use a break about now. Moms from any town can join us! Please RSVP by 12/17 so we have enough yummy snacks for you. Free MOPS...

Cost: 1st event free; $32 yearly reg fee; $5 dues

Where:
Hosted by Bible Baptist Church
31 Passaic Avenue
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ  07604
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Sponsor: Hasbrouck Heights MOPS
Telephone: 862-239-6677
Contact Name: Hasbrouck Heights MOPS
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Black holes are places where humans could never venture—until now! A live science educator will explain the concept of black holes and prepare you for your journey. Then travel to the black hole...

Cost: $29.75 adults, $24.75 children ages 2-12, Under 2 are free.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
LIberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-253-1310
Contact Name: Sales Dept
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PROJECT FEEDER WATCH Thursdays through Sundays, December through April, when the Center Building is open (one hour volunteer time required) Each year, 15,000 people count birds at feeders for...

Cost: Free to attend

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 160-942-73052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
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This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

Cost: $10.00

Where:
Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Rd
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This exhibition, an annual favorite, features up to 500 live, free-flying tropical butterflies from the Americas, Africa, and Asia. The butterflies are housed in a vivarium that approximates their...

Cost: $28 (adults), $22.50 (students/seniors), $16.50 (children ages 2–12)

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Telephone: 212-769-5800

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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an American master,...

Cost: $10.00 Adults, $9.00 Senior Adults (62+), $7.00 Students, Children below 5 free

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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The Wayne Council of PTOs thrift store will re-open for donations on September 4th and shopping on the 11th! We are currently accepting clothing, toys, books, games, jewelry, artwork, household...

Cost: 0

Where:
1006 Hamburg Turnpike
Parking lot in back
Wayne, NJ  07470
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Sponsor: Wayne Council of PTOs
Contact Name: Anny
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Narrative Threads: New Jersey Quilts and Textiles showcases historic textiles from the collection of the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts. The exhibit also features pieces made by contemporary New...

Cost: By Admission

Where:
Museum of Early Trades and Crafts
9 Main Street
Madison, NJ  07940
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Telephone: 973-377-2982
Contact Name: Tara Heffernan
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Watch in wonderment as over 100 Christmas trees magically float on our very own Lake Meone and light up to the music around you. It is an orchestrated show of lights and music played out across the...

Cost: free

Where:
Historic Smithville
615 East Moss Mill Road
Galloway, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! Santa Photo Time Hours at Menlo Park Mall: November 2-3: 10am-8pm November 4: 11am-6pm November 5-10:...

Cost: Free

Where:
Menlo Park Mall
55 Parsonage Rd,
Edison, NJ  08837
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An annual Museum tradition, the delightfully decorated Origami Holiday Tree and two merrily lit 19-foot Holiday Barosaurs welcome visitors to the Museum throughout the holiday season. The theme of...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Sponsor: American Museum of Natural History
Telephone: 212-769-5250
Contact Name: AMNH
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Backyard Wilderness will surprise and entertain viewers with the unexpected wonders of nature that are in our own neighborhoods and communities, arming explorers of all ages with the tools and...

Cost: $28 (adults), $22.50 (students/seniors), $16.50 (children ages 2–12)

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Telephone: 212-769-5800

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Please join us for a divorce education seminar for women. Participants will learn about the legal, financial, emotional and personal aspects of divorce. Our workshop will be held at the Park Ave...

Cost: $45

Where:
Park ave club
184 Park Ave
Florham Park, NJ  07932
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Sponsor: Third Thursday
Contact Name: Tricia Hucko
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - Thursday, February 28, 2019. Since the invention of fire, people have been developing methods to put them out. Always ready to roll out at any time in the event of an...

Cost: Museum Members: FREE; Non-members: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.971.3700
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! Date Start Time End Time November 2, 2018: 11:00 am to 8:00 pm November 3, 2018: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newport Centre Mall
30 Mall Dr. W,
Jersey City, NJ  07310
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GRAMMY Museum Experience Prudential Center now featuring Whitney!. Curated by the GRAMMY Museum® Los Angeles and in cooperation with the Estate of Whitney Houston, Whitney! gives fans an intimate...

Cost: $10

Where:
Prudential Center
25 Lafayette Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Prudential Center
Telephone: 973-757-6000
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Come join the newest club in Hoboken: Social Foodies Club™! This curriculum has been built by owner and founder of Connect The Dots OT utilizing her background as both a mom to a mini Foodie and...

Cost: 236

Where:
KidVille Hoboken
1202 Bernard McFeeley Shipyard Lane
Hoboken, NJ, NJ  07030
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Sponsor: Connect the Dots OT, PLLC
Telephone: 212-290-0290
Contact Name: Marianne Rho
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Gaudio's "G" Boys beloved holiday animation display is back in South Jersey! Stop by McNaughton's Garden Center in Cherry Hill, NJ and enjoy this magical wonderland perfect for your little ones!...

Cost: $4 plus tax per person, children 4 + under free, special family discounts

Where:
McNaughton's Garden Center
351 Kresson Road
Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
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Telephone: 856-429-6745
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Create lasting photo memories with Santa Claus at Brookfield Place. The month-long event offers a paid photo opportunity with BFPL’s very own Santa, including a children’s craft area. A...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Brookfield Place
230 Vessey St
New York, NY  10281
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Museum Hours: Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday, 1:00-4:00 pm. During public visiting hours, tours leave at 1:15, 2;15, and 3:15 and take about 30 minutes. Group tours welcome by appointment,...

Cost: Adults $8, Seniors/Students $6, Children (6-12) $4, Children (under 5) Free

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-538-2404
Contact Name: Patricia Pongracz
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New York Giants Football tickets are available for all games. Giants parking passes for MetLife Stadium are also available.

Cost: check options

Where:
, NJ


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New Jersey Devils tickets are available for all games. Parking passes are also available.

Cost: check options

Where:
Prudential Center
, NJ


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The Lion King - come out and experience the magic of The Lion King. Tickets are available for all performances.

Cost: check options

Where:
Minskoff Theatre
, NJ


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The Rockettes are back for an amazing Holiday Season. Tickets are available for all performances.

Cost: check options

Where:
, NJ


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Now playing at the Dreyfuss Planetarium thru December 30; Wednesday – Sunday at 2 pm. Recommended for adults and children ages 10 and up (35 minutes) This planetarium program showcases the...

Cost: $4-6

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Museum
Telephone: 973-596-6529
Contact Name: Dreyfuss Planetarium
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Now playing at the Dreyfuss Planetarium thru June 16, 2019, Wednesday – Sunday at 4 pm. Kambui Olujimi’s Wayward North Project. Recommended for adults and children ages 12 and up (22 minutes)...

Cost: $0

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Museum
Telephone: 973-596-6529
Contact Name: Dreyfuss Planetarium
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Our STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) program uses our state-of-the-art vertical wind tunnel to inspire and educate students. Trained and reviewed STEM...

Cost: Varies

Where:
iFly Paramus
Paramus, NJ


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Thomas & Friends™: Explore the Rails!, an interactive and multi-sensory STEM-focused exhibition inspired by the popular British children’s series on PBS KIDS in the US, will...

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, NJ  19131
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The Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center (EEC), located at 190 Lord Stirling Road in Basking Ridge, New Jersey is taking registration for the December sessions of “Swamp...

Cost: $18

Where:
Environmental Education Center
190 Lord Stirling Road
Basking Ridge, NJ  07920
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Sponsor: Somerset County Park Commission
Telephone: 908-722-1200 x 5002
Contact Name: Maria Rossi
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The spectacular Skylands Stadium Christmas Light Show & Village is back for its fifth festive year! With more than two million dazzling lights on a mile-long drive-through course PLUS a new outdoor...

Cost: Light show: $20 per carload; Outdoor village: FREE admission. Parking is free.

Where:
Skylands Stadium
94 Championship Pl
Augusta, NJ  07822
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Sponsor: State Fair Group
Telephone: 973-450-1070
Contact Name: Kirsten Muhaw
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Avoid the holiday rush at the mall and get your photos done with the best Santa in NJ at McNaughton's Garden Center! Enjoy our lovely Christmas shop and even a walk through the Gaudio's "G" Boys...

Cost: $15-50

Where:
McNaughton's Garden Center
351 Kresson Road
Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
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Dr. Deborah Willis will be presenting her work "In Pursuit of Beauty: Imaging Closets in Newark and Beyond" in Shine Portrait Studio at Express Newark. Willis photographed the closets of residents...

Cost: $0.00

Where:
Shine Portrait Studio - Express Newark
54 Halsey Street, Studio 319
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Shine Portrait Studio
Telephone: 732-439-3238
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New Jersey Devils tickets are available for all games. Parking passes are also available.

Cost: check options

Where:
Prudential Center
, NJ

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Dear Evan Hansen is the epitome of a modern musical. The show is set firmly in the mid 2010’s with technology and social media at the core of its plot, catering directly to its target audience of...

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Where:
, NJ


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New York City Ballet performs The Nutcracker. Tickets are available for all performances.

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Where:
, NJ


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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Based on the story by Thorne, J. K. Rowling and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a two part stage play that is written by Jack Thorne. The Play...

Cost: $45 and up

Where:
, NJ


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The spectacular Disney film that captivated audiences around the world has finally made it to Broadway! Following the success of the 2013 animated movie, Frozen the Musical expands on the story of...

Cost: $45 and up

Where:
St. James Theatre
, NJ


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The 41st Edition of the Big Apple Circus brings together the world’s most acclaimed circus acts from around the world. Extraordinary jugglers and aerialists join the beloved circus, and the...

Cost: $35-175

Where:
Lincoln Center Damrosch Park
60 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York , NY  10023
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Sponsor: Big Apple Circus
Telephone: 212-257-2330
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Santa Photo Experience Santa Set Hours: November 2-3: 10am-8pm November 4: 11am-6pm November 5-8: 11am-8pm November 9-10: 10am-8pm November 11: 11am-6pm November 12-15: 10am-8pm November 16-17:...

Where:
Rockaway Townsquare Mall
301 Mt Hope Ave,
Rockaway, NJ  07866
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The National Constitution Center is proud to display a first edition Stone Engraving of the Declaration of Independence, a rare copy of the first public printing of the U.S. Constitution, and a...

Cost: Varies

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Festival of Trees is an annual highlight of the holiday season showcasing a juried collection of trees and mantles displayed throughout the museum’s galleries, upstairs and down. This...

Cost: $10.00

Where:
Morven Museum & Garden
55 Stockton Street
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Morven Museum & Garden
Telephone: 609-924-8144
Contact Name: Debi Lampert-Rudman
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! 11/9 - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/10 - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/11 - CLOSED 11/12 - 11:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/13 -...

Where:
The Shops at Riverside
390 Hackensack Ave,
Hackensack, NJ  07601
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Santa Clause is coming to Eye Level Hub Friday, December 21st from 4-6 pm for a FREE holiday event! Bring your children to have their photo taken with Santa and his elves while enjoying music,...

Cost: Free Event

Where:
Eye Level Hub
105 Challenger Rd
Ridgefield Park, NJ  07660
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Telephone: 201-937-8486

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The exhibition opens to the public on Monday, March 12, 2018, and is on view through January 6, 2019. Members will be able to preview the exhibition on Friday, March 9, through Sunday, March 11....

Cost: Admission to the Museum and the exhibition is $28 for adults, $16.50 for childre

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
, NJ

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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-290-8756

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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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KIDS AND CRITTERS PRESCHOOL PROGRAM 11:00 A.M. – 11:45 A.M. Fridays, December 7 Feeding Feeder Birds December 21 Staying Warm! January 11 What’s Under the Snow? January 25 Animal Tracks...

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

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 609-427-3052
Contact Name: Anna Wright
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Forget everything you think you know about the trumpet, the best-known member of the brasswind family. Trumpet-like musical instruments appear across time and cultures in surprising shapes, sizes,...

Cost: Museum Members: FREE; Non-members: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.971.3700
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Join us for a unique, hands-on culinary experience at our award-winning Culinary Arts Institute, ranked #8 in the country. Whether you are a novice cook or a true gourmet, our cooking and baking...

Cost: $40-$150

Where:
The Culinary Arts Institute at HCCC
161 Newkirk Street
Jersey City, NJ  07306
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Sponsor: Continuing Education and Workforce Development
Telephone: 201-360-4224
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NEW YORK, November 23 -- "The Wizard of Oz: A Jazz Musical for All Ages," presented by Harlem Repertory Theater (HRT) and Yip Harburg Foundation, has been extended through June 8, 2019 due to...

Cost: $10

Where:
Tato Laviera Theatre
240 East 123rd street
near 2nd ave
New York, NY  10035
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Santa Clause is coming to Eye Level Hub Friday, December 21st from 4-6 pm for a FREE holiday event! Bring your children to have thier photo taken with Santa and his elves while enjoying music,...

Cost: Free Event

Where:
Eye Level Hub
105 Challenger Rd
Ridgefield Park, NJ  07660
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Telephone: 201-937-8486

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For all ages. Wear your ugliest sweater and boogie on down to the Northeast Branch! We will be having a contest for ugliest sweater. The winner will win a great holiday themed prize! Craft your own...

Cost: Free

Where:
Warren County Library, Northeast Branch
40 US HWY 46 West
Hackettstown, NJ  07840
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Sponsor: Warren County Library, Northeast Branch
Telephone: (908) 813-3858
Contact Name: Christina Williams
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Hundreds of Christmases were celebrated by families living at Morven over its long history as a home. Starting at 5:00 p.m. enjoy a private visit of the glorious Festival of Trees throughout the...

Cost: $30; $25 for members – tickets include one book

Where:
Morven Museum & Garden
55 Stockton Street
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Morven Museum & Garden
Telephone: 609-924-8144
Contact Name: Debi Lampert-Rudman
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This Winter Solstice, celebrate with Grow It Green Morristown and your community with an evening at the Early Street Community Garden. Enjoy s’mores and songs by the fire, and renew your spirit...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Early Street Community Garden
17 Early Street
Morristown, NJ  07960
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In this unconventional seasonal dance piece, a wandering child and a war veteran suffering from PTSD take a magical voyage through the East Village. The pair of characters visit Tompkins Square...

Cost: $20, $15seniors,students,children

Where:
La MaMa Ellen Stewart Theatre
66 East 4th Street,
NYC,, NY  10003
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Telephone: 917-721-6385

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Our annual seasonal favorite enchants youngsters and grown-ups alike with splendid dancing, live orchestra, eye-popping special effects and a touch of holiday magic.

Cost: $29 - $69

Where:
Mayo Performing Arts Center
100 South Street
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Mayo Performing Arts Center
Telephone: 973-539-8008
Contact Name: Box Office
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The World Famous, Glenn Miller Orchestra, the most popular and sought after big band in the world today for both concert and swing dance engagements. With its unique jazz sound, the Glenn Miller...

Cost: Tickets $39 – $30

Where:
The Jay and Linda Grunin Center for the Arts
1 College Drive
Building 11
Toms River, NJ  08754
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Sponsor: Grunin Center
Telephone: 732-255-0500
Contact Name: Box Office
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This exhibition in the Down Jersey Folklife Center at WheatonArts features the paper cuts, paper cut collage works and an installation created by the internationally celebrated Chinese artist, Xin...

Cost: General Admission

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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M3 Studios is a highly personalized fitness training facility in Hopewell, NJ; we are not a health club selling personal training. We offer personal training for adults, kids programs and outdoor...

Cost: Studio Rates

Where:
Hopewell Borough
5 Railroad Place
Hopewell, NJ  08525
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Telephone: 609-333-0096
Contact Name: Mel Johnson
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Hi there, new families! We’re excited to meet you! Join your neighborhood KinderCare for a personal tour just for you. (Bring the kids: We’d love to get to know them, too!) • Find out why...

Cost: TBD

Where:
Central Jersey
, NJ


Sponsor: KinderCare Education
Telephone: 732-905-6701
Contact Name: Shannon Simonelli
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The Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association (SkiPA) wants to make it affordable for kids to stay active, have fun and get outdoors with their families this winter. Celebrating its fifteenth anniversary...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association
5142 State Street
White Haven, PA  18661
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Sponsor: SkiPA
Telephone: 912-604-1950
Contact Name: Colleen Philbrick
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Luminaries is a mesmerizing holiday light installation created by the LAB at Rockwell Group for Brookfield Place. Visitors are immersed in the suspended canopy of glowing lanterns that change in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Brookfield Place
230 Vessey St
New York, NY  10281
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Two new life-sized fossil casts are being added to the exhibition, “Written in the Rocks: Fossil Tales of New Jersey.” New Jersey’s state dinosaur, Hadrosaurus foulkii, and Mosasaurus...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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People love to collect objects. Some seek items of aesthetic beauty. For others, the motivation is to gather hundreds of examples of one particular type of object. For still others, the need to...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Sponsor: New Jersey State Museum
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Young Makers is an introductory course for high school youth. With inspiration from the Newark Museum’s fashion-based exhibitions and world-renowned collections, Young Makers will engage in a...

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington St.
Newark, NJ
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Kids will be thrilled to visit the McStuffins Toy Hospital and work with Doc, Chilly, and other characters from the TV show in this new LSC exhibit. They'll help care for patients in the...

Cost: Free with admission.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305-4636
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Telephone: 120-125-31310
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This new exhibition highlights more than 60 fascinating objects, artifacts and specimens which have been added to the Museum’s collections over the past 50 years through the support of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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Sherlock Holmes used observation, intuition, and science to solve cases. Now you can solve a tricky new crime at Liberty Science Center in the International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes. Make and...

Cost: $33.75 for adults, $27.75 for kids ages 2-12, free under 2.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
LIberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-253-1310
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Celebrate the end of the year with an avalanche of fun. Live animals, arts and crafts, make-and-take activities and the coolest science around. Check the website after Dec 15 for special hours and...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
LIberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-253-1310
Contact Name: Sales Dept

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New Jersey’s history includes enslavement of African Americans and existence of free black communities. Black and white residents either helped each other or stood in the way of equality and...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Morristown & Morris Township Library
1 Miller Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: The Morristown & Morris Township Library
Telephone: 973-538-6161
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The Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center will present Somerset County’s most creative and beautiful winter spectacular, the 41st Annual Festival of Trees at the...

Cost: $5 suggested donation

Where:
Environmental Education Center
190 Lord Stirling Road
Basking Ridge, NJ  07920
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Sponsor: Somerset County Park Commission
Telephone: 908-722-1200 x 5002
Contact Name: Monica Juhasz
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Watch in wonderment as over 100 Christmas trees magically float on our very own Lake Meone and light up to the music around you. It is an orchestrated show of lights and music played out across the...

Cost: free

Where:
Historic Smithville
615 East Moss Mill Road
Galloway, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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American Treasures: Documenting the Nation’s Founding explores the drafting of the U.S. Constitution in 1787, highlighting the key proposals and significant compromises that influenced the early...

Cost: Varies

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, NJ  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Black holes are places where humans could never venture—until now! A live science educator will explain the concept of black holes and prepare you for your journey. Then travel to the black hole...

Cost: $29.75 adults, $24.75 children ages 2-12, Under 2 are free.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
LIberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-253-1310
Contact Name: Sales Dept
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PROJECT FEEDER WATCH Thursdays through Sundays, December through April, when the Center Building is open (one hour volunteer time required) Each year, 15,000 people count birds at feeders for...

Cost: Free to attend

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 160-942-73052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
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This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

Cost: $10.00

Where:
Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Rd
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This exhibition, an annual favorite, features up to 500 live, free-flying tropical butterflies from the Americas, Africa, and Asia. The butterflies are housed in a vivarium that approximates their...

Cost: $28 (adults), $22.50 (students/seniors), $16.50 (children ages 2–12)

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Telephone: 212-769-5800

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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an American master,...

Cost: $10.00 Adults, $9.00 Senior Adults (62+), $7.00 Students, Children below 5 free

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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The Wayne Council of PTOs thrift store will re-open for donations on September 4th and shopping on the 11th! We are currently accepting clothing, toys, books, games, jewelry, artwork, household...

Cost: 0

Where:
1006 Hamburg Turnpike
Parking lot in back
Wayne, NJ  07470
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Sponsor: Wayne Council of PTOs
Contact Name: Anny
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Narrative Threads: New Jersey Quilts and Textiles showcases historic textiles from the collection of the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts. The exhibit also features pieces made by contemporary New...

Cost: By Admission

Where:
Museum of Early Trades and Crafts
9 Main Street
Madison, NJ  07940
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Telephone: 973-377-2982
Contact Name: Tara Heffernan
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! Santa Photo Time Hours at Menlo Park Mall: November 2-3: 10am-8pm November 4: 11am-6pm November 5-10:...

Cost: Free

Where:
Menlo Park Mall
55 Parsonage Rd,
Edison, NJ  08837
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An annual Museum tradition, the delightfully decorated Origami Holiday Tree and two merrily lit 19-foot Holiday Barosaurs welcome visitors to the Museum throughout the holiday season. The theme of...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Sponsor: American Museum of Natural History
Telephone: 212-769-5250
Contact Name: AMNH
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Backyard Wilderness will surprise and entertain viewers with the unexpected wonders of nature that are in our own neighborhoods and communities, arming explorers of all ages with the tools and...

Cost: $28 (adults), $22.50 (students/seniors), $16.50 (children ages 2–12)

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Telephone: 212-769-5800

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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - Thursday, February 28, 2019. Since the invention of fire, people have been developing methods to put them out. Always ready to roll out at any time in the event of an...

Cost: Museum Members: FREE; Non-members: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.971.3700
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! Date Start Time End Time November 2, 2018: 11:00 am to 8:00 pm November 3, 2018: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newport Centre Mall
30 Mall Dr. W,
Jersey City, NJ  07310
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GRAMMY Museum Experience Prudential Center now featuring Whitney!. Curated by the GRAMMY Museum® Los Angeles and in cooperation with the Estate of Whitney Houston, Whitney! gives fans an intimate...

Cost: $10

Where:
Prudential Center
25 Lafayette Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Prudential Center
Telephone: 973-757-6000
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Come join the newest club in Hoboken: Social Foodies Club™! This curriculum has been built by owner and founder of Connect The Dots OT utilizing her background as both a mom to a mini Foodie and...

Cost: 236

Where:
KidVille Hoboken
1202 Bernard McFeeley Shipyard Lane
Hoboken, NJ, NJ  07030
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Sponsor: Connect the Dots OT, PLLC
Telephone: 212-290-0290
Contact Name: Marianne Rho
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Connect The Dots OT, PLLC has been providing occupational therapy services to NYC families and schools for the past 13 years, but Marianne Rho (the owner and founder of CTD) has lived in Hoboken...

Cost: $236 per 4 classes

Where:
Kidville (Hoboken, NJ)
1202 Shipyard Lane,
Hoboken, NJ, NJ  07030
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Sponsor: Connect the Dots OT, PLLC
Telephone: 121-229-00290
Contact Name: Marianne Rho
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Gaudio's "G" Boys beloved holiday animation display is back in South Jersey! Stop by McNaughton's Garden Center in Cherry Hill, NJ and enjoy this magical wonderland perfect for your little ones!...

Cost: $4 plus tax per person, children 4 + under free, special family discounts

Where:
McNaughton's Garden Center
351 Kresson Road
Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
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Telephone: 856-429-6745
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Create lasting photo memories with Santa Claus at Brookfield Place. The month-long event offers a paid photo opportunity with BFPL’s very own Santa, including a children’s craft area. A...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Brookfield Place
230 Vessey St
New York, NY  10281
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Nacho Muthas Holiday Popup is a fun foodie market celebrating the holidays. There will be an array of vendors on hand offering local artisan eats & treats including prepared & packaged items - many...

Cost: Free

Where:
Paramus Park
700 Paramus Park
Next to LL Bean, former Steak 'n Shake
Paramus, NJ  07652
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November 23-25, Friday Saturday Sunday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM December 1-2, Saturday Sunday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM December 8-9, Saturday Sunday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM January 5-6 Saturday Sunday 1:00 PM - 5:00...

Cost: Admission: $6 for adults, children under 12 FREE with paying adult.

Where:
Garden State Model Railway Club
575 High Mountrain Road
basement
North Haledon, NJ  07508
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Sponsor: Garden State Model Railway Club, Inc.
Telephone: 201-387-8716
Contact Name: Bob Savino
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The Lion King - come out and experience the magic of The Lion King. Tickets are available for all performances.

Cost: check options

Where:
Minskoff Theatre
, NJ


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The Rockettes are back for an amazing Holiday Season. Tickets are available for all performances.

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Where:
, NJ


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Now playing at the Dreyfuss Planetarium thru December 30; Wednesday – Sunday at 2 pm. Recommended for adults and children ages 10 and up (35 minutes) This planetarium program showcases the...

Cost: $4-6

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Museum
Telephone: 973-596-6529
Contact Name: Dreyfuss Planetarium
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Now playing at the Dreyfuss Planetarium thru June 16, 2019, Wednesday – Sunday at 4 pm. Kambui Olujimi’s Wayward North Project. Recommended for adults and children ages 12 and up (22 minutes)...

Cost: $0

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Museum
Telephone: 973-596-6529
Contact Name: Dreyfuss Planetarium
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Drop the kids off at Play City and enjoy an evening out on the town. We will provide dinner, open play, activities and a healthy snack. For children 2.5 (must be potty trained) up to the age of 12....

Cost: $40 per child, $30 per sibling/member

Where:
Play City
4918 Park Avenue
Weehawken, NJ  07086
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Sponsor: Play City
Telephone: 201-348-4000
Contact Name: Play City
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The spectacular Skylands Stadium Christmas Light Show & Village is back for its fifth festive year! With more than two million dazzling lights on a mile-long drive-through course PLUS a new outdoor...

Cost: Light show: $20 per carload; Outdoor village: FREE admission. Parking is free.

Where:
Skylands Stadium
94 Championship Pl
Augusta, NJ  07822
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Sponsor: State Fair Group
Telephone: 973-450-1070
Contact Name: Kirsten Muhaw
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Avoid the holiday rush at the mall and get your photos done with the best Santa in NJ at McNaughton's Garden Center! Enjoy our lovely Christmas shop and even a walk through the Gaudio's "G" Boys...

Cost: $15-50

Where:
McNaughton's Garden Center
351 Kresson Road
Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
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Telephone: 856-429-6745
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Dr. Deborah Willis will be presenting her work "In Pursuit of Beauty: Imaging Closets in Newark and Beyond" in Shine Portrait Studio at Express Newark. Willis photographed the closets of residents...

Cost: $0.00

Where:
Shine Portrait Studio - Express Newark
54 Halsey Street, Studio 319
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Shine Portrait Studio
Telephone: 732-439-3238
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One of many activities sponsored by the Folk Project, a nonprofit organization run entirely by volunteers. Friday night concerts generally include an opening act and a main act. Second Friday of...

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, Minstrel Chairman
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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Based on the story by Thorne, J. K. Rowling and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a two part stage play that is written by Jack Thorne. The Play...

Cost: $45 and up

Where:
, NJ


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The spectacular Disney film that captivated audiences around the world has finally made it to Broadway! Following the success of the 2013 animated movie, Frozen the Musical expands on the story of...

Cost: $45 and up

Where:
St. James Theatre
, NJ


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Our STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) program uses our state-of-the-art vertical wind tunnel to inspire and educate students. Trained and reviewed STEM...

Cost: Varies

Where:
iFly Paramus
Paramus, NJ


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Dear Evan Hansen is the epitome of a modern musical. The show is set firmly in the mid 2010’s with technology and social media at the core of its plot, catering directly to its target audience of...

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Where:
, NJ


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Thomas & Friends™: Explore the Rails!, an interactive and multi-sensory STEM-focused exhibition inspired by the popular British children’s series on PBS KIDS in the US, will...

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, NJ  19131
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New York City Ballet performs The Nutcracker. Tickets are available for all performances.

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, NJ


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The 41st Edition of the Big Apple Circus brings together the world’s most acclaimed circus acts from around the world. Extraordinary jugglers and aerialists join the beloved circus, and the...

Cost: $35-175

Where:
Lincoln Center Damrosch Park
60 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York , NY  10023
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Sponsor: Big Apple Circus
Telephone: 212-257-2330
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Visit Quaker Bridge Mall on December 22 to take advantage of last-minute holiday shopping deals for Super Saturday!

Cost: 0

Where:
Quaker Bridge Mall
3320 Brunswick Pike
Lawrence Township, NJ  08648
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The National Constitution Center is proud to display a first edition Stone Engraving of the Declaration of Independence, a rare copy of the first public printing of the U.S. Constitution, and a...

Cost: Varies

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Sponsor: National Constitution Center
Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Explore Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation, the National Constitution Center’s compelling new exhibit which highlights the competing ideas of Alexander Hamilton and his...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA  19106
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Telephone: 215-409-6600
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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The exhibition opens to the public on Monday, March 12, 2018, and is on view through January 6, 2019. Members will be able to preview the exhibition on Friday, March 9, through Sunday, March 11....

Cost: Admission to the Museum and the exhibition is $28 for adults, $16.50 for childre

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
, NJ

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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-290-8756

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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Santa Photo Experience Santa Set Hours: November 2-3: 10am-8pm November 4: 11am-6pm November 5-8: 11am-8pm November 9-10: 10am-8pm November 11: 11am-6pm November 12-15: 10am-8pm November 16-17:...

Where:
Rockaway Townsquare Mall
301 Mt Hope Ave,
Rockaway, NJ  07866
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3 – Time Grammy Nominees Brady Rymer and The Little Band That Could returns to the Historic Palace Theatre for a very special Holiday Concert! PLUS Special Appearance by SANTA! Tickets online...

Cost: Children - $15, Adults - $20

Where:
The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New
The Historic Palace Theatre
7 Ledgewood Avenue
Netcong, NJ  07857
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Festival of Trees is an annual highlight of the holiday season showcasing a juried collection of trees and mantles displayed throughout the museum’s galleries, upstairs and down. This...

Cost: $10.00

Where:
Morven Museum & Garden
55 Stockton Street
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Sponsor: Morven Museum & Garden
Telephone: 609-924-8144
Contact Name: Debi Lampert-Rudman
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A classic traditional Holiday magic show with comedy, magic and Illusions starring Joe Holiday with a very special appearance by Santa & Mrs. Claus.

Cost: $10 - $15

Where:
Algonquin Arts Theatre
60 Abe Voorhees Drive
Manasquan, NJ  08736
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Telephone: 732-528-9211
Contact Name: Algonquin Arts Theatre
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! 11/9 - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/10 - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/11 - CLOSED 11/12 - 11:00 am - 8:00 pm 11/13 -...

Where:
The Shops at Riverside
390 Hackensack Ave,
Hackensack, NJ  07601
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Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room! We've got "Something New" for You and Your Family to Take Home, this year at all Christmas Masses Mass Schedule: Christmas Eve 4pm, Midnight Christmas Day 8:30,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Assumption
29 Jefferson Ave.
Emerson, NJ  07630
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Telephone: 201-262-1122
Contact Name: Father Paul Cannariato
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Forget everything you think you know about the trumpet, the best-known member of the brasswind family. Trumpet-like musical instruments appear across time and cultures in surprising shapes, sizes,...

Cost: Museum Members: FREE; Non-members: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.971.3700
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Join us for a unique, hands-on culinary experience at our award-winning Culinary Arts Institute, ranked #8 in the country. Whether you are a novice cook or a true gourmet, our cooking and baking...

Cost: $40-$150

Where:
The Culinary Arts Institute at HCCC
161 Newkirk Street
Jersey City, NJ  07306
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Sponsor: Continuing Education and Workforce Development
Telephone: 201-360-4224
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Join Miss Julianna, the dietitian from ShopRite, as she reads How the Grinch Stole Christmas and teaches you how to prepare healthy snacks! Registration required, please sign up online or at the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Warren County Library, Northeast Branch
40 US HWY 46 West
Hackettstown, NJ  07840
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Sponsor: Warren County Library, Northeast Branch
Telephone: (908) 813-3858
Contact Name: Christina Williams
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Our annual seasonal favorite enchants youngsters and grown-ups alike with splendid dancing, live orchestra, eye-popping special effects and a touch of holiday magic.

Cost: $29 - $69

Where:
Mayo Performing Arts Center
100 South Street
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Mayo Performing Arts Center
Telephone: 973-539-8008
Contact Name: Box Office
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A Christmas treat for the whole family and a classic with a special place in the hearts of ballet fans around the world. The Nutcracker has long been one of the most delightful ways to discover the...

Cost: $15

Where:
Hopewell Theater
5 S Greenwood Ave
Hopewell, NJ  08525
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Sponsor: Hopewell Theater
Telephone: 609-466-1964
Contact Name: Emily Hollinger
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Rescheduled from December 15. All previously bought tickets will be honored. The holiday season is often filled with the hustle and bustle of life. Many times we are seen fighting to get the first...

Cost: $10

Where:
Newark Symphony Hall
1030 Broad Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Symphony Hall
Telephone: 973-643-4550
Contact Name: Cisely Breeden
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NEW YORK, November 23 -- "The Wizard of Oz: A Jazz Musical for All Ages," presented by Harlem Repertory Theater (HRT) and Yip Harburg Foundation, has been extended through June 8, 2019 due to...

Cost: $10

Where:
Tato Laviera Theatre
240 East 123rd street
near 2nd ave
New York, NY  10035
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Let Preschool Readers be your extra set of hands this holiday season! FREE Babysitting available (in exchange for brand new book donations) so you can shop, wrap, decorate, and bake... alone! Books...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Little Dreamers Play Cafe
2153 NJ-35
Sea Girt, NJ  08750
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Our annual seasonal favorite enchants youngsters and grown-ups alike with splendid dancing, live orchestra, eye-popping special effects and a touch of holiday magic.

Cost: $29 - $69

Where:
Mayo Performing Arts Center
100 South Street
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Mayo Performing Arts Center
Telephone: 973-539-8008
Contact Name: Box Office
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In this unconventional seasonal dance piece, a wandering child and a war veteran suffering from PTSD take a magical voyage through the East Village. The pair of characters visit Tompkins Square...

Cost: $20, $15seniors,students,children

Where:
La MaMa Ellen Stewart Theatre
66 East 4th Street,
NYC,, NY  10003
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Telephone: 917-721-6385

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This exhibition in the Down Jersey Folklife Center at WheatonArts features the paper cuts, paper cut collage works and an installation created by the internationally celebrated Chinese artist, Xin...

Cost: General Admission

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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Hi there, new families! We’re excited to meet you! Join your neighborhood KinderCare for a personal tour just for you. (Bring the kids: We’d love to get to know them, too!) • Find out why...

Cost: TBD

Where:
Central Jersey
, NJ


Sponsor: KinderCare Education
Telephone: 732-905-6701
Contact Name: Shannon Simonelli
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The Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association (SkiPA) wants to make it affordable for kids to stay active, have fun and get outdoors with their families this winter. Celebrating its fifteenth anniversary...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association
5142 State Street
White Haven, PA  18661
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Sponsor: SkiPA
Telephone: 912-604-1950
Contact Name: Colleen Philbrick
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Luminaries is a mesmerizing holiday light installation created by the LAB at Rockwell Group for Brookfield Place. Visitors are immersed in the suspended canopy of glowing lanterns that change in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Brookfield Place
230 Vessey St
New York, NY  10281
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Children can join Mrs. Claus in her Christmas Cottage for storytime every weekend in December. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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Call or visit https://locations.sylvanlearning.com/us/fair-lawn-nj/schedules to reserve your student's spot! Students and families receive detailed score reports within a few days of the practice...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Sylvan Learning Center
33-00 Broadway
Fair Lawn, NJ  07410
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Sponsor: Sylvan Learning Center
Telephone: 120-179-46798
Contact Name: Amie Theiss / Doris Gutierrez
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Two new life-sized fossil casts are being added to the exhibition, “Written in the Rocks: Fossil Tales of New Jersey.” New Jersey’s state dinosaur, Hadrosaurus foulkii, and Mosasaurus...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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People love to collect objects. Some seek items of aesthetic beauty. For others, the motivation is to gather hundreds of examples of one particular type of object. For still others, the need to...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608
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Sponsor: New Jersey State Museum
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Kids will be thrilled to visit the McStuffins Toy Hospital and work with Doc, Chilly, and other characters from the TV show in this new LSC exhibit. They'll help care for patients in the...

Cost: Free with admission.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305-4636
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Telephone: 120-125-31310
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This new exhibition highlights more than 60 fascinating objects, artifacts and specimens which have been added to the Museum’s collections over the past 50 years through the support of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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BLOOMING YOUNG ARTISTS. Session A: Six Saturdays, September 22 – November 3 (no class 10/27). Session B: Six Saturdays, November 10 – December 22 (no class 11/24). Session C: Six Saturdays,...

Cost: $84 or $94 for 6 lessons

Where:
Hunterdon County Arboretum
1020 State Highway 31
Lebanon, NJ  08833
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Sponsor: Hunterdon County Parks & Recreation
Telephone: 908-782-1158
Contact Name: Liz Fulmer
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Sherlock Holmes used observation, intuition, and science to solve cases. Now you can solve a tricky new crime at Liberty Science Center in the International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes. Make and...

Cost: $33.75 for adults, $27.75 for kids ages 2-12, free under 2.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
LIberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-253-1310
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Celebrate the end of the year with an avalanche of fun. Live animals, arts and crafts, make-and-take activities and the coolest science around. Check the website after Dec 15 for special hours and...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
LIberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-253-1310
Contact Name: Sales Dept

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New Jersey’s history includes enslavement of African Americans and existence of free black communities. Black and white residents either helped each other or stood in the way of equality and...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Morristown & Morris Township Library
1 Miller Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: The Morristown & Morris Township Library
Telephone: 973-538-6161
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The Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center will present Somerset County’s most creative and beautiful winter spectacular, the 41st Annual Festival of Trees at the...

Cost: $5 suggested donation

Where:
Environmental Education Center
190 Lord Stirling Road
Basking Ridge, NJ  07920
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Sponsor: Somerset County Park Commission
Telephone: 908-722-1200 x 5002
Contact Name: Monica Juhasz
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PROJECT FEEDER WATCH Thursdays through Sundays, December through April, when the Center Building is open (one hour volunteer time required) Each year, 15,000 people count birds at feeders for...

Cost: Free to attend

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Sponsor: Plainsboro Preserve
Telephone: 160-942-73052
Contact Name: Anna Wright-Piersanti
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Watch in wonderment as over 100 Christmas trees magically float on our very own Lake Meone and light up to the music around you. It is an orchestrated show of lights and music played out across the...

Cost: free

Where:
Historic Smithville
615 East Moss Mill Road
Galloway, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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Black holes are places where humans could never venture—until now! A live science educator will explain the concept of black holes and prepare you for your journey. Then travel to the black hole...

Cost: $29.75 adults, $24.75 children ages 2-12, Under 2 are free.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
LIberty State Park
JERSEY CITY, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty Science Center
Telephone: 201-253-1310
Contact Name: Sales Dept
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Magical Talking Tree.. noon-5pm The Magical Talking Tree wakes up every weekend to talk to the young and young at heart. Christmas Train Ride.. 10am-8pm The Christmas Train will take you on a...

Cost: free

Where:
Historic Smithville
615 East Moss Mill Road
Galloway, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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This expansive exhibition, curated by Brooklyn artist Benjamin Wright, features over 20 contemporary artists whose work is inspired by science. The artwork on display will allow visitors to explore...

Cost: $10.00

Where:
Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Rd
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This exhibition, an annual favorite, features up to 500 live, free-flying tropical butterflies from the Americas, Africa, and Asia. The butterflies are housed in a vivarium that approximates their...

Cost: $28 (adults), $22.50 (students/seniors), $16.50 (children ages 2–12)

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Telephone: 212-769-5800

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This exhibition, organized by the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation and guest curated by Andrew Page for the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, celebrates the botanical sculptures of an American master,...

Cost: $10.00 Adults, $9.00 Senior Adults (62+), $7.00 Students, Children below 5 free

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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The Wayne Council of PTOs thrift store will re-open for donations on September 4th and shopping on the 11th! We are currently accepting clothing, toys, books, games, jewelry, artwork, household...

Cost: 0

Where:
1006 Hamburg Turnpike
Parking lot in back
Wayne, NJ  07470
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Sponsor: Wayne Council of PTOs
Contact Name: Anny
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Narrative Threads: New Jersey Quilts and Textiles showcases historic textiles from the collection of the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts. The exhibit also features pieces made by contemporary New...

Cost: By Admission

Where:
Museum of Early Trades and Crafts
9 Main Street
Madison, NJ  07940
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Telephone: 973-377-2982
Contact Name: Tara Heffernan
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! Santa Photo Time Hours at Menlo Park Mall: November 2-3: 10am-8pm November 4: 11am-6pm November 5-10:...

Cost: Free

Where:
Menlo Park Mall
55 Parsonage Rd,
Edison, NJ  08837
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An annual Museum tradition, the delightfully decorated Origami Holiday Tree and two merrily lit 19-foot Holiday Barosaurs welcome visitors to the Museum throughout the holiday season. The theme of...

Cost: Free with museum admission

Where:
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY  10024
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Sponsor: American Museum of Natural History
Telephone: 212-769-5250
Contact Name: AMNH
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Gaudio's "G" Boys beloved holiday animation display is back in South Jersey! Stop by McNaughton's Garden Center in Cherry Hill, NJ and enjoy this magical wonderland perfect for your little ones!...

Cost: $4 plus tax per person, children 4 + under free, special family discounts

Where:
McNaughton's Garden Center
351 Kresson Road
Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
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Telephone: 856-429-6745
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Avoid the holiday rush at the mall and get your photos done with the best Santa in NJ at McNaughton's Garden Center! Enjoy our lovely Christmas shop and even a walk through the Gaudio's "G" Boys...

Cost: $15-50

Where:
McNaughton's Garden Center
351 Kresson Road
Cherry Hill, NJ  08034
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Telephone: 856-429-6745
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LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Westchester will celebrate the season with brand new elements for their annual Bricktacular holiday events, happening every weekend in December. Kicking off on...

Cost: $24.95 - $37.95

Where:
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Westchester
39 Fitzgerald Street
Yonkers, NY  10710
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Sponsor: LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Westchester
Telephone: 844-740-9223
Contact Name: LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Westchester
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 - Thursday, February 28, 2019. Since the invention of fire, people have been developing methods to put them out. Always ready to roll out at any time in the event of an...

Cost: Museum Members: FREE; Non-members: Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973.971.3700
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Santa Photo Experience Reserve your FastPass & Skip the Line to see Santa, click here! Date Start Time End Time November 2, 2018: 11:00 am to 8:00 pm November 3, 2018: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newport Centre Mall
30 Mall Dr. W,
Jersey City, NJ  07310
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Venture down to the WheatonArts Glass Studio on Saturday, December 8, 15, and 22 to be amazed as our glass artists create holiday-themed glass objects, large and small throughout the day! Visitors...

Cost: $10 Adults, $9 Senior Adults (62+), $7 Students, Children 5 & under free

Where:
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332
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Sponsor: Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
Telephone: 856-825-6800
Contact Name: Taral Thompson
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This fun filled event for kids features Brunch, a Train ride on the Polar Express, Holiday craft, and a hot chocolate bar! 12/8, 12/15, 12/22 Two seatings, 10am and 12:30pm Members $20 Non...

Cost: $10-26

Where:
Camden Children's Garden
3 Riverside Dr.
Camden, NJ  08103
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GRAMMY Museum Experience Prudential Center now featuring Whitney!. Curated by the GRAMMY Museum® Los Angeles and in cooperation with the Estate of Whitney Houston, Whitney! gives fans an intimate...

Cost: $10

Where:
Prudential Center
25 Lafayette Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Prudential Center
Telephone: 973-757-6000
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Come join the newest club in Hoboken: Social Foodies Club™! This curriculum has been built by owner and founder of Connect The Dots OT utilizing her background as both a mom to a mini Foodie and...

Cost: 236

Where:
KidVille Hoboken
1202 Bernard McFeeley Shipyard Lane
Hoboken, NJ, NJ  07030
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Sponsor: Connect the Dots OT, PLLC
Telephone: 212-290-0290
Contact Name: Marianne Rho
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Connect The Dots OT, PLLC has been providing occupational therapy services to NYC families and schools for the past 13 years, but Marianne Rho (the owner and founder of CTD) has lived in Hoboken...

Cost: $236 per 4 classes

Where:
Kidville (Hoboken, NJ)
1202 Shipyard Lane,
Hoboken, NJ, NJ  07030
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Sponsor: Connect the Dots OT, PLLC
Telephone: 121-229-00290
Contact Name: Marianne Rho
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Create lasting photo memories with Santa Claus at Brookfield Place. The month-long event offers a paid photo opportunity with BFPL’s very own Santa, including a children’s craft area. A...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Brookfield Place
230 Vessey St
New York, NY  10281
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Nacho Muthas Holiday Popup is a fun foodie market celebrating the holidays. There will be an array of vendors on hand offering local artisan eats & treats including prepared & packaged items - many...

Cost: Free

Where:
Paramus Park
700 Paramus Park
Next to LL Bean, former Steak 'n Shake
Paramus, NJ  07652
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November 23-25, Friday Saturday Sunday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM December 1-2, Saturday Sunday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM December 8-9, Saturday Sunday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM January 5-6 Saturday Sunday 1:00 PM - 5:00...

Cost: Admission: $6 for adults, children under 12 FREE with paying adult.

Where:
Garden State Model Railway Club
575 High Mountrain Road
basement
North Haledon, NJ  07508
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Sponsor: Garden State Model Railway Club, Inc.
Telephone: 201-387-8716
Contact Name: Bob Savino
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New Jersey Devils tickets are available for all games. Parking passes are also available.

Cost: check options

Where:
Prudential Center
, NJ


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The Lion King - come out and experience the magic of The Lion King. Tickets are available for all performances.

Cost: check options

Where:
Minskoff Theatre
, NJ


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AN INTERACTIVE LIVE RADIO SHOW! December 22 & 23 at 2 & 4 pm Join MPOnStage as they tell an entertaining winter story in this interactive...

Cost: $12 adults, $10 seniors/students/children

Where:
Kelsey Theatre @Mercer County Community College
1200 Old Trenton Rd
West Windso4r, NJ  08550
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Telephone: 609-570-3580
Contact Name: M. Kitty Getlik, Artistic Director
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AN INTERACTIVE LIVE RADIO SHOW December 22 & 23, 2018 @ 2pm & 4pm Join MOP OnStage as they tell an entertaining winter story in this interactive original live radio show! Not only will you...

Cost: $12 adults, $10 seniors/students/children

Where:
MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE KELSEY THEATRE
1200 Old Trenton Rd
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Sponsor: Kelsey Theatre
Telephone: 609-570-3580
Contact Name: M. Kitty Getlik, Artistic Director
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The Rockettes are back for an amazing Holiday Season. Tickets are available for all performances.

Cost: check options

Where:
, NJ


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Now playing at the Dreyfuss Planetarium thru December 30; Wednesday – Sunday at 2 pm. Recommended for adults and children ages 10 and up (35 minutes) This planetarium program showcases the...

Cost: $4-6

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Museum
Telephone: 973-596-6529
Contact Name: Dreyfuss Planetarium
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Enjoy a festive experience for the whole family as full spectrum laser lights and dazzling animated effects dance along to holiday music! Weekends through Dec. 30 at 2 pm; special weekday showings...

Cost: $7 adults, $5 children ages 12 and under

Where:
New Jersey State Museum Planetarium
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 160-929-26308
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Discover the stars visible in the winter sky. Then follow Santa on a trip through the solar system when a friendly alien kidnaps him. The kids on other planets need presents too, you know.(ages...

Cost: 10.00

Where:
RVCC Planetarium
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: RVCC Planetarium
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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Now playing at the Dreyfuss Planetarium thru June 16, 2019, Wednesday – Sunday at 4 pm. Kambui Olujimi’s Wayward North Project. Recommended for adults and children ages 12 and up (22 minutes)...

Cost: $0

Where:
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: Newark Museum
Telephone: 973-596-6529
Contact Name: Dreyfuss Planetarium
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The spectacular Skylands Stadium Christmas Light Show & Village is back for its fifth festive year! With more than two million dazzling lights on a mile-long drive-through course PLUS a new outdoor...

Cost: Light show: $20 per carload; Outdoor village: FREE admission. Parking is free.

Where:
Skylands Stadium
94 Championship Pl
Augusta, NJ  07822
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Sponsor: State Fair Group
Telephone: 973-450-1070
Contact Name: Kirsten Muhaw
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New Jersey Devils tickets are available for all games. Parking passes are also available.

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Where:
Prudential Center
, NJ

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Santa is sick! He’s too ill to deliver presents this year. Who could have done this? Who would want to sabotage Christmas? Was it an elf? A reindeer? The audience will need to look at the...

Cost: 10.00

Where:
RVCC Planetarium
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: RVCC Planetarium
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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Dear Evan Hansen is the epitome of a modern musical. The show is set firmly in the mid 2010’s with technology and social media at the core of its plot, catering directly to its target audience of...

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, NJ


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New York City Ballet performs The Nutcracker. Tickets are available for all performances.

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, NJ


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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Based on the story by Thorne, J. K. Rowling and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a two part stage play that is written by Jack Thorne. The Play...

Cost: $45 and up

Where:
, NJ


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Our STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) program uses our state-of-the-art vertical wind tunnel to inspire and educate students. Trained and reviewed STEM...

Cost: Varies

Where:
iFly Paramus
Paramus, NJ


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The spectacular Disney film that captivated audiences around the world has finally made it to Broadway! Following the success of the 2013 animated movie, Frozen the Musical expands on the story of...

Cost: $45 and up

Where:
St. James Theatre
, NJ


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The 41st Edition of the Big Apple Circus brings together the world’s most acclaimed circus acts from around the world. Extraordinary jugglers and aerialists join the beloved circus, and the...

Cost: $35-175

Where:
Lincoln Center Damrosch Park
60 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York , NY  10023
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Sponsor: Big Apple Circus
Telephone: 212-257-2330
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Thomas & Friends™: Explore the Rails!, an interactive and multi-sensory STEM-focused exhibition inspired by the popular British children’s series on PBS KIDS in the US, will...

Where:
Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, NJ  19131
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