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April 2015

The Lincoln Tunnel Challenge 5K is one of the only races you will ever run underwater. The 5K (3.1 mile) road race starts on the New Jersey side of the Lincoln Tunnel using the south tube to New...

Cost: $40 through April 10; $50 April 10-19

Where:
Lincoln Tunnel
Weehawken, NJ  07086


Sponsor: Special Olympics New Jersey
Telephone: 609-896-8000
Contact Name: David Reed
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Capture your child's prime time to learn a new language and come take a free trial class in French, Spanish, or Chinese. Languages for Tots 6M-3Y Languages for Children 3-9Y. 596...

Cost: Free

Where:
Language Workshop for Children
Various Locations
, NJ
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Sponsor: Language Workshop for Children
Telephone: 800-731-0830
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Take a brisk 5-mile hike over varied terrain along Schiff’s trails. Meet at Schiff’s McVicker’s Brook Preserve parking lot at 229 Pleasant Valley Road in Mendham. Vaccinated dogs welcome on a...

Cost: Free for members; non members $10 per hike

Where:
Schiff Nature Preserve
229 Pleasant Valley Road
Mendham, NJ  07945
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Sponsor: Schiff Nature Preserve
Telephone: 973-543-6004
Contact Name: Jeanne Rice
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Children can learn about their bodies from the inside out with exhibits themed around Elmo, Oscar, Grover, Bert, Ernie, Count Von Count, and Cookie Monster in the new exhibit, Sesame Street...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
Contact Name: E. Romanaux
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Calling all future coders, programmers, and designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML, JavaScript, and CSS through a series of web projects and design challenges each day and be on...

Cost: $140

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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Calling all bookworms: drop by Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch's Youth Services Department throughout the month of April to help us find all the...

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch
64 Washington Street
Rocky Hill, NJ  08553
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton , NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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This program is open to students age 7-11. Students may join at any time during the year. This club will focus on teaching children the engineering design process through weekly projects spanning...

Cost: $210 per month

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


Sponsor: HEROES Academy
Telephone: (732) 690 - 7991
Contact Name: Danielle Voit
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On April 19th, the Children's Museum of the Arts will explore the creative world of Russian culture focusing on a celebration of Russian language through the arts! The museum will hold a full day...

Cost: $11 per person ages 1-65, Seniors & Infants Free

Where:
Children's Museum of the Arts
103 Charlton St
New York City, NY  10009
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Telephone: 212-274-0986
Contact Name: Anna DuBose
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What better place and time to talk “cherries” than early spring at Willowwood Arboretum, whose own Cherry collection is outstanding and in bloom! In this lecture, Tony Aiello, Director of...

Cost: $20

Where:
Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris County Park Commission
Telephone: 973.326.7601
Contact Name: Frelinghuysen Arboretum
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See our amazing planet from the perspective of orbiting satellites. This exhibit presents large color reproductions of images captured by high-tech satellites circling the earth, recording rare...

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

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

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

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

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

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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Enjoy a family day in the pink park! A packed schedule of events includes cultural demonstrations, children’s activities, live music, food, and more! Free admission.

Cost: Free

Where:
Essex County Branch Brook Park
Newark, NJ


Sponsor: Essex County
Telephone: 973.268.3500
Contact Name: Terri Guess
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Learn about the history of the United States Picatinny Arsenal and the role it has played in New Jersey since 1800. Picatinny Arsenal is the Joint Center of Excellence for Armaments and Munitions,...

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

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
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Rain or shine! Bring the whole family to celebrate our down home roots as the site of the New Jersey State Fairgrounds! Tour the park and its historic buildings where activities are sprinkled...

Cost: Free with park admission

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


Telephone: 609-586-0616
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The annual Fresh Perspectives juried exhibition began in 1989 to give artistically accomplished high school students a professionally organized museum exhibition experience and to recognize art...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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For younger students looking to fufill their imaginations and explore the world of science, the science club offers students an elementary level hands-on science program from biology to zoology,...

Cost: $210 per month

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


Sponsor: HEROES Academy
Telephone: (732) 690 - 7991
Contact Name: Danielle Voit
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For students six years of age and older who enjoy exploring the world of science. Junior Scientists of NJ offers students a hands-on science program from biology to zoology, botony, chemistry,...

Cost: 70

Where:
HEROES Academy for the Gifted
317 George St
Suite 210
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: HEROES Academy for the Gifted
Telephone: 732-690-7991
Contact Name: Danielle Voit
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Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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The Childrenʼs Museum of the Arts (CMA) is pleased to announce "Pixelated: Sum of its Pieces", on view in the Cynthia C. Wainwright Gallery. This exhibition brings together emerging and mid-career...

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

Where:
Children's Museum of the Arts
103 Charlton Street
New York, NY  10014
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Sponsor: Children's Museum of the Arts
Telephone: 917-409-1214
Contact Name: Anna DuBose
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Exhibit showcasing the history and some of the most iconic masks in baseball and hockey history.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
8
On campus of Montclair State
Little Falls, NJ  07424
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Sponsor: Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
Telephone: (973) 655-2378
Contact Name: Dave Kaplan
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Not simply a photographer in the studio, Lokuta worked closely with the sculptor, helping to cast models and serving as a model himself. He paused often to take photographs of Segal, the works in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: Zimmerli Art Museum
Telephone: 848-932-7237
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Enjoy pony rides, moon bounces, wagon train rides, and much more at the farm 

Cost: $14.99/child.

Where:
Alstede Farms
1 Chesterfield Drive
Chester, NJ
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Telephone: (908) 879-7189
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The exhibition features more than 40 of Parker’s original drawings for the books “Bugs” (1987) and “Frogs, Toads, Lizards, and Salamanders” (1990). Flying, jumping, crawling animals...

Cost: Free-$6

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 848-932-7237
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Join filmmaker James Cameron on a trip of discovery to the Mariana Trench, almost seven miles beneath the Pacific Ocean. See extreme new life forms never before captured on camera.

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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The quintessential British condiment isn’t really British at all. Chutneys are a staple of Indian food and were brought to England during the Colonial period. from there they were introduced...

Cost: $25

Where:
Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris County Park Commission
Telephone: 973.326.7603
Contact Name: Frelinghuysen Arboretum
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Summer camp open house at the Lawrenceville School! Come learn about great summer experiences for all ages. Experienced staff, award-winning programs, excellent facilities, and time-honored...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Lawrenceville School
2500 Main Street
Lawrenceville, NJ  08648
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Sponsor: ESF Summer Camps
Telephone: 609-896-0606
Contact Name: Morgan Pody
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Gymboree Play & Music is hosting an Earth Day Celebration with Live Butterfly Release. Each child will receive a butterfly to release, as well plant a seed in a planter to take home and complete...

Cost: 20.00 per child

Where:
Gymboree Play & Music Hillsborough NJ
649 Route 206
Hillsborough, NJ  08844
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Sponsor: Gymboree Play & Music
Telephone: 908-369-0220
Contact Name: Liz Clark
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In honor of International Astronomy Day coming up on April 25, this picture book biography tells the story of Henrietta Leavitt (1868-1921). She discovered more than 2,400 variable stars in...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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Join Wilson, Koko, Brewster and the Chuggers on the most traintastic day ever! When Koko finds herself in trouble at Rocky Ridge Mine, do her friends and fellow trainees have what it takes to put...

Cost: $19 - $49

Where:
Mayo Performing Arts Center
100 South Street
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: (973) 539-8008
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A 24-hour SAT test preparation covering the math and verbal skills required by the SAT Reasoning test, including essay writing and critical reading. Each three-hour class is divided equally between...

Cost: $429

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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A 24-hour SAT test preparation covering the math and verbal skills required by the SAT Reasoning test, including essay writing and critical reading. Each three-hour class is divided equally between...

Cost: $429

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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What shape is the Moon? Are the Moon and its orbit "round" like a ball, or more like a pancake shape? Play connect-the-dots with the stars to find triangles, squares and constellations. Fly...

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium/RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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Enjoy story time as we learn about the stars and planets.

Cost: $7 per person

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

Cost: Tickets start at $20.

Where:
State Theatre
15 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Join us for the day Saturday, or the weekend! Breastfeeding and parenting conference featuring Linda Smith, MPH, FACCE, IBCLC, FILCA. Co-writer of the newest book from La Leche League, Sweet...

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

Where:
Hotel Somerset-Bridgewater
110 Davidson Ave
Somerset, NJ
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Sponsor: La Leche League of the Garden State
Telephone: 856-956-9292
Contact Name: Robbi Albert-Jones
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With regional acts of all types expected - music, dance, comedy and more - Skylands’ Got Talent will be a fun show for the whole family! Fifteen to twenty acts will perform on the Newton Theatre...

Cost: $20 Adult $10 Child

Where:
The Newton Theatre
234 Spring Street
Newton, NJ  07860
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Telephone: 973-383-3700
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Sarah Hicks, conductor New Jersey Symphony Orchestra With tight, ringing harmonies, slick moves and an utter commitment to the joy of the music, Spectrum recreates the sound of Motown. Relive the...

Cost: $20-$88

Where:
State Theatre
15 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ
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Students learn the art of drawing the fashion figure in this beginner 2D fashion design course. All you need is your love for fashion and lots of imagination! The class will learn the fundamentals...

Cost: $185

Where:
Lakeside Art Studio
6 Absecon Rd
Parsippany, NJ  07054
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With regional acts of all types including music, dance, and more - Skylands’ Got Talent will be a fun show for the whole family! Eighteen to twenty acts will perform on the Newton Theatre stage...

Cost: $10.00 - $20.00

Where:
THE NEWTON THEATRE
234 Spring Street
Newton, NJ  07860
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Telephone: 973-383-3700
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A planetarium show for families with children on the Autism spectrum or with other developmental disabilities.

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium/RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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Join Wilson, Koko, Brewster and the Chuggers on the most traintastic day ever! When Koko finds herself in trouble at Rocky Ridge Mine, do her friends and fellow trainees have what it takes to put...

Cost: $19 - $49

Where:
Mayo Performing Arts Center
100 South Street
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: (973) 539-8008
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Plainfield Symphony Celebrates its 95th Season The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra will continue to dazzle audiences with a spectacular 95th Season, led by its esteemed conductor Charles Prince, with...

Cost: $20-$50

Where:
Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church
716 Watchung Ave
Plainfield , NJ  07060
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Sponsor: The Plainfield Symphony
Telephone: 908-561-5140
Contact Name: Peter Lomonaco
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First timers: Come try a free class! Call to reserve your spot or sign up online. 973-537-0990. Gymnastics, Dance, Camps, Birthday Parties, Sports Skills, Wonderkids, Handspring clinics! Ages 4...

Cost: Free trial class

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


Sponsor: The Little Gym of Roxbury
Telephone: 973-537-0990
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Meet some of the world’s rarest primates – chimps, bonobos, and orangutans – and visit their remote native habitats with zoologist Dr. Holly Carroll as she carries on the work of...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Find amusement rides, children's games, 4-H animals, magic shows, entertainment, agricultural displays, and more old-fashioned fun at this county fair.

Where:
Robert J. Miller Air Park
Route 530
Berkeley, NJ
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Telephone: 732-914-9466
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With regional acts of all types including music, dance, and more - Skylands’ Got Talent will be a fun show for the whole family! Eighteen to twenty acts will perform on the Newton Theatre stage...

Cost: $10.00 - $20.00

Where:
THE NEWTON THEATRE
234 Spring Street
Newton, NJ  07860
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Telephone: 973-383-3700
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Take a dive into the world of Humpback Whales. Swim in crystal-clear waters alongside fifty-foot whales that appear life-size on the giant screen. See mothers caring for their young and listen to...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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A FREE Caregiver Playgroup for children ages 18 months through 3 years. Monday and Tuesday Mornings 9:15 - 10:30. Hearts & Hands Preschool & Parsippany Presbyterian Church.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Hearts and Hands Preschool
1675 Rt. 46 East
Parsippany , NJ  07054
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Sponsor: Hearts and Hands Preschool
Telephone: 973-257-5550
Contact Name: Scott Walder
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Capture your child's prime time to learn a new language and come take a free trial class in French, Spanish, or Chinese. Languages for Tots 6M-3Y Languages for Children 3-9Y. 596...

Cost: Free

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

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
Contact Name: E. Romanaux
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Come to the Education Center classroom to play with our animal themed toys. At 11:00 meet a different animal each week.

Cost: $8/adult, $5/child

Where:
Bergen County Zoological Park
216 Forest Avenue
Paramus, NJ
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Telephone: 201-262-3771
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Calling all bookworms: drop by Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch's Youth Services Department throughout the month of April to help us find all the...

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch
64 Washington Street
Rocky Hill, NJ  08553
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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See our amazing planet from the perspective of orbiting satellites. This exhibit presents large color reproductions of images captured by high-tech satellites circling the earth, recording rare...

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

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


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

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

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

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


Website »

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

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

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

Cost: Free

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


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

More information

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

Cost: Free with admission

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


Sponsor: Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
Telephone: (973) 655-2378
Contact Name: Dave Kaplan
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Grades 3 - 5. Some signs of spring happen so quickly they might be missed if you are not paying attention. Observe the life cycle changes of the plants around the arboretum and see how the...

Cost: Cost: $10 per child

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


Sponsor: Morris County Park Commission
Telephone: 973.631.5004
Contact Name: Frelinghuysen Arboretum
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Girls on the Run is a self-esteem and confidence building program for girls in grades 3-8 that revolves around running and being active. Our coaches meet twice a week for 10 weeks with the girls,...

Cost: $120

Where:
, NJ


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

Cost: $185

Where:
Lakeside Art Studio
6 Absecon Rd
Parsippany, NJ  07054
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Featuring the larger-than-life puppets of the Hudson Vagabond Puppets, follow a Monarch Butterfly on an amazing metamorphosis from caterpillar to butterfly. Ages 4-12

Cost: $12

Where:
Mayo Performing Arts Center
100 South Street
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: (973) 539-8008
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Weekly camp for 1 hour a week filled with fun musical activities which include: Music theory, musical games, and crafts, basic instruction on piano, guitar , recorder, and uke, idol singing. Come...

Cost: $25 per hour

Where:
Montgomery and West Windsor
1325 Route 206, Montgomery Shopping Center
Skillman, NJ  08558
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Sponsor: Farrington's Music
Telephone: 609-924-8282
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Plainfield Symphony Celebrates its 95th Season The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra will continue to dazzle audiences with a spectacular 95th Season, led by its esteemed conductor Charles Prince, with...

Cost: $20-$50

Where:
Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church
716 Watchung Ave
Plainfield , NJ  07060
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Sponsor: The Plainfield Symphony
Telephone: 908-561-5140
Contact Name: Peter Lomonaco
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First timers: Come try a free class! Call to reserve your spot or sign up online. 973-537-0990. Gymnastics, Dance, Camps, Birthday Parties, Sports Skills, Wonderkids, Handspring clinics! Ages 4...

Cost: Free trial class

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


Sponsor: The Little Gym of Roxbury
Telephone: 973-537-0990
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Join filmmaker James Cameron on a trip of discovery to the Mariana Trench, almost seven miles beneath the Pacific Ocean. See extreme new life forms never before captured on camera.

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton , NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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Meet some of the world’s rarest primates – chimps, bonobos, and orangutans – and visit their remote native habitats with zoologist Dr. Holly Carroll as she carries on the work of...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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You are never too young to start exploring outdoors! You and your toddler will experience nature as we share walks on the Reserve, art activities and story time. Tiny Tot walks provide a fun...

Cost: $30M/$40NM

Where:
Stony Brook - Millstone Watershed Association
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Sponsor: Stony Brook Millstone Watershed Association
Telephone: 609-737-7592
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The annual Fresh Perspectives juried exhibition began in 1989 to give artistically accomplished high school students a professionally organized museum exhibition experience and to recognize art...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Find amusement rides, children's games, 4-H animals, magic shows, entertainment, agricultural displays, and more old-fashioned fun at this county fair.

Where:
Robert J. Miller Air Park
Route 530
Berkeley, NJ
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Telephone: 732-914-9466
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The NJ Parent hosts the monthly support group for parents and Caregivers raising children on the Autistic Spectrum .This group provides a place to give and receive both emotional and practical...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Trinitas Hospital
655 jersey Street, Floor 1
Elizabeth, NJ  07206
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Sponsor: NJ Parent Caucus
Telephone: 908-994-7257
Contact Name: Jose Rosario
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Learn about the history of the United States Picatinny Arsenal and the role it has played in New Jersey since 1800. Picatinny Arsenal is the Joint Center of Excellence for Armaments and Munitions,...

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

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
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Take a dive into the world of Humpback Whales. Swim in crystal-clear waters alongside fifty-foot whales that appear life-size on the giant screen. See mothers caring for their young and listen to...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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A FREE Caregiver Playgroup for children ages 18 months through 3 years. Monday and Tuesday Mornings 9:15 - 10:30. Hearts & Hands Preschool & Parsippany Presbyterian Church.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Hearts and Hands Preschool
1675 Rt. 46 East
Parsippany , NJ  07054
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Sponsor: Hearts and Hands Preschool
Telephone: 973-257-5550
Contact Name: Scott Walder
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Calling all bookworms: drop by Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch's Youth Services Department throughout the month of April to help us find all the...

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch
64 Washington Street
Rocky Hill, NJ  08553
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

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

Cost: $20/child per session

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
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Capture your child's prime time to learn a new language and come take a free trial class in French, Spanish, or Chinese. Languages for Tots 6M-3Y Languages for Children 3-9Y. 596...

Cost: Free

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

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
Contact Name: E. Romanaux
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Put your baby in a backpack and explore one of many wonderful Morris County area trails.

Cost: $2/adult

Where:
Throughout Morris County
, NJ


Telephone: 973-635-6629
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HOMESCHOOL PROGRAM SERIES: CRAFT YOUR WAY THROUGH HISTORY! TUESDAYS FROM 10:30-11:30 AM MARCH 3 & 17, APRIL 7 & 21, AND MAY 5 & 19 FROM 10:30 AM TO 11:30 AM Using artifacts from our collection,...

Cost: $60

Where:
Montclair Historical Society
108 Orange Road
Montclair, NJ  07042
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Telephone: 973-744-1796
Contact Name: Angelica Diggs
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Exhibit showcasing the history and some of the most iconic masks in baseball and hockey history.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
8
On campus of Montclair State
Little Falls, NJ  07424
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Sponsor: Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
Telephone: (973) 655-2378
Contact Name: Dave Kaplan
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Not simply a photographer in the studio, Lokuta worked closely with the sculptor, helping to cast models and serving as a model himself. He paused often to take photographs of Segal, the works in...

Cost: Free

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

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

Where:
Children's Museum of the Arts
103 Charlton Street
New York, NY  10014
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Sponsor: Children's Museum of the Arts
Telephone: 917-409-1214
Contact Name: Anna DuBose
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The Middlesex Fire Department Fair is the perfect place for family fun! Come out and enjoy food, rides, and games!

Cost: Ride ticket costs vary

Where:
Boundbrook Rd. in Middlesex, NJ 08846.
Middlesex, NJ  08846
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Sponsor: Middlesex Fire Department

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Growing in the Garden is a year-round program meeting twice a month at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum. Each program includes a story, walk in the garden, and an art project. Programs take place...

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

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 9735382404 ext 16
Contact Name: Cynthia Winslow
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Plainfield Symphony Celebrates its 95th Season The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra will continue to dazzle audiences with a spectacular 95th Season, led by its esteemed conductor Charles Prince, with...

Cost: $20-$50

Where:
Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church
716 Watchung Ave
Plainfield , NJ  07060
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Sponsor: The Plainfield Symphony
Telephone: 908-561-5140
Contact Name: Peter Lomonaco
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The SKREAM is a free after school program for children 7-12 that focuses on homework help, games, snacks and creating a safe and fun place for kids to be after school. This semester we are...

Cost: FREE

Where:
First Reformed Church of South River
40 thomas st.
South River, NJ  08882
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Sponsor: Community Development Corporation of New Brunswick Classis
Telephone: 951-532-5105
Contact Name: Michael Ozaki
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Soon-To-Be-Moms, don't miss our newest Partnership with Parents series: PRENATAL YOGA! Join certified instructor Amy Dempsey from KIN yoga and FAMILY wellness for this 100% FREE series every...

Cost: 100% FREE

Where:
The Orchard Academy at Camp Harmony
206 Mount Horeb Road
Warren, NJ  07059
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Sponsor: The Orchard Academy at Camp Harmony
Telephone: 732-469-9444
Contact Name: Joshua Greenbaum
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The annual Fresh Perspectives juried exhibition began in 1989 to give artistically accomplished high school students a professionally organized museum exhibition experience and to recognize art...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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First timers: Come try a free class! Call to reserve your spot or sign up online. 973-537-0990. Gymnastics, Dance, Camps, Birthday Parties, Sports Skills, Wonderkids, Handspring clinics! Ages 4...

Cost: Free trial class

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


Sponsor: The Little Gym of Roxbury
Telephone: 973-537-0990
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Learn about the history of the United States Picatinny Arsenal and the role it has played in New Jersey since 1800. Picatinny Arsenal is the Joint Center of Excellence for Armaments and Munitions,...

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

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

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

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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See our amazing planet from the perspective of orbiting satellites. This exhibit presents large color reproductions of images captured by high-tech satellites circling the earth, recording rare...

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

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

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

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Growing in the Garden is a year-round hands-on art program meeting twice a month at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum. Each program includes a story, walk in the garden, and an art project....

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

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

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

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

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Find amusement rides, children's games, 4-H animals, magic shows, entertainment, agricultural displays, and more old-fashioned fun at this county fair.

Where:
Robert J. Miller Air Park
Route 530
Berkeley, NJ
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Telephone: 732-914-9466
Website »

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

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

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


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

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

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

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

Cost: $185

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

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

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Sponsor: Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
Telephone: 609-737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
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Special program for parents, youth sports coaches and trainers examining safety and health issues in youth sports. Expert panelists include: Roman Oben, retired 12-year NFL veteran and current NFL...

Cost: Free

Where:
Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
8 Yogi Berra Dr.
On campus of Montclair State
Little Falls, NJ  07424
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Sponsor: Richard Becher Memorial Foundation for Safety in Sports
Telephone: (973) 655-2378
Contact Name: Dave Kaplan
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Learn more about Oak Knoll's coeducational kindergarten through grade 6 elementary school program.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child
44 Blackburn Rd
Summit, NJ  07901
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Telephone: 908-522-8129
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Calling all bookworms: drop by Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch's Youth Services Department throughout the month of April to help us find all the...

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch
64 Washington Street
Rocky Hill, NJ  08553
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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The annual Fresh Perspectives juried exhibition began in 1989 to give artistically accomplished high school students a professionally organized museum exhibition experience and to recognize art...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

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


Website »

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

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

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

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Babies 4 months to 10 months. Come to a bugs class at The Little Gym Of Roxbury!

Cost: Free First Time Guests!

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


Sponsor: The Little Gym of Roxbury
Telephone: 973-537-0990
Contact Name: Danielle
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Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

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


Telephone: 609-292-6464
Website »

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

Cost: Free with admission

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

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

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

Where:
Children's Museum of the Arts
103 Charlton Street
New York, NY  10014
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Sponsor: Children's Museum of the Arts
Telephone: 917-409-1214
Contact Name: Anna DuBose
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Capture your child's prime time to learn a new language and come take a free trial class in French, Spanish, or Chinese. Languages for Tots 6M-3Y Languages for Children 3-9Y. 596...

Cost: Free

Where:
Language Workshop for Children
Various Locations
, NJ
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Sponsor: Language Workshop for Children
Telephone: 800-731-0830
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Girls on the Run is a self-esteem and confidence building program for girls in grades 3-8 that revolves around running and being active. Our coaches meet twice a week for 10 weeks with the girls,...

Cost: $120

Where:
, NJ


Sponsor: Girls on the Run of Central NJ
Telephone: 908-285-9202
Contact Name: Donna York
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Children can learn about their bodies from the inside out with exhibits themed around Elmo, Oscar, Grover, Bert, Ernie, Count Von Count, and Cookie Monster in the new exhibit, Sesame Street...

Cost: Free with admission

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


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

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

Cost: Free

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


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

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

Cost: $185

Where:
Lakeside Art Studio
6 Absecon Rd
Parsippany, NJ  07054
View map »

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Sponsored by The Garden Club of Watchung and presented by Rachel Bjaczyk of Somerset County 4-H. Looking for spring? Find it at an Earth Day Celebration at Somerset County Library System of New...

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Watchung Library branch
12 Stirling Road
Watchung, NJ  07069
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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The Middlesex Fire Department Fair is the perfect place for family fun! Come out and enjoy food, rides, and games!

Cost: Ride ticket costs vary

Where:
Boundbrook Rd. in Middlesex, NJ 08846.
Middlesex, NJ  08846
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Sponsor: Middlesex Fire Department

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The Gardeners of Wagner Farm Arboretum invite the public to enjoy an enlightening presentation by Jon Knox, owner of Dogwood Farms. Learn how he is growing crops without the use of chemical...

Cost: 0

Where:
Westminster Presbyterian Church
725 Mountain Ave
Berkeley Heights, NJ  07922
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Sponsor: The Gardeners of Wagner Farm Arboretum
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Plainfield Symphony Celebrates its 95th Season The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra will continue to dazzle audiences with a spectacular 95th Season, led by its esteemed conductor Charles Prince, with...

Cost: $20-$50

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


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

More information

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

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

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


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

More information

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

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Punch, kick, jab, and shout with out Kickboxing for kids program.

Cost: member $136, nonmember $161

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

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Ladies (and gentleman) don't forget to register for your complimentary ticket for The Fertility & Pregnancy Event at The Estate at Florentine Gardens on April 22nd from 5:30-9:30pm! The evening...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Florentine Gardens
97 Rivervale Rd
River Vale, NJ  07675
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Sponsor: Paramus Medical & Sports

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Ernest Shackleton Loves Me A new, epic musical by the writer of Clever Little Lies, Memphis and The Toxic Avenger. A sleepdeprived single mom and video game music composer is contacted across...

Cost: $41-68

Where:
George Street Playhouse
9 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 732-246-7717
Contact Name: George Street Playhouse Box Office
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Enjoy discovering the wonders of nature through six weeks of walks, activities, and crafts.

Cost: $55/child

Where:
Mars Court and Boonton Avenue
Montville, NJ


Telephone: 973.334.3130
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First timers: Come try a free class! Call to reserve your spot or sign up online. 973-537-0990. Gymnastics, Dance, Camps, Birthday Parties, Sports Skills, Wonderkids, Handspring clinics! Ages 4...

Cost: Free trial class

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


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

More information

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

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

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


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $20/child per session

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


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

More information

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

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

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


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

More information

Find amusement rides, children's games, 4-H animals, magic shows, entertainment, agricultural displays, and more old-fashioned fun at this county fair.

Where:
Robert J. Miller Air Park
Route 530
Berkeley, NJ
View map »


Telephone: 732-914-9466
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Calling all bookworms: drop by Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch's Youth Services Department throughout the month of April to help us find all the...

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch
64 Washington Street
Rocky Hill, NJ  08553
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

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

Cost: $20/child per session

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

Cost: Free with admission

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

Cost: Free

Where:
Language Workshop for Children
Various Locations
, NJ
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Sponsor: Language Workshop for Children
Telephone: 800-731-0830
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Enjoy discovering the wonders of nature through six weeks of walks, activities, and crafts.

Cost: $55/child

Where:
Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center
247 Southern Blvd.
Chatham, NJ  07928
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Telephone: 973.635.6629
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Want to learn how to build an app, design a video game and change the world through code? Girls Who Code is a national non-profit organization leading the movement to inspire, educate and equip...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newark Public Library
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ
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Telephone: 973-733-7837
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The Middlesex Fire Department Fair is the perfect place for family fun! Come out and enjoy food, rides, and games!

Cost: Ride ticket costs vary

Where:
Boundbrook Rd. in Middlesex, NJ 08846.
Middlesex, NJ  08846
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Sponsor: Middlesex Fire Department

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

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

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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Learn about the history of the United States Picatinny Arsenal and the role it has played in New Jersey since 1800. Picatinny Arsenal is the Joint Center of Excellence for Armaments and Munitions,...

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

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

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

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

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

Cost: $20-$50

Where:
Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church
716 Watchung Ave
Plainfield , NJ  07060
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Sponsor: The Plainfield Symphony
Telephone: 908-561-5140
Contact Name: Peter Lomonaco
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First timers: Come try a free class! Call to reserve your spot or sign up online. 973-537-0990. Gymnastics, Dance, Camps, Birthday Parties, Sports Skills, Wonderkids, Handspring clinics! Ages 4...

Cost: Free trial class

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


Sponsor: The Little Gym of Roxbury
Telephone: 973-537-0990
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The annual Fresh Perspectives juried exhibition began in 1989 to give artistically accomplished high school students a professionally organized museum exhibition experience and to recognize art...

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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The Childrenʼs Museum of the Arts (CMA) is pleased to announce "Pixelated: Sum of its Pieces", on view in the Cynthia C. Wainwright Gallery. This exhibition brings together emerging and mid-career...

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

Where:
Children's Museum of the Arts
103 Charlton Street
New York, NY  10014
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Sponsor: Children's Museum of the Arts
Telephone: 917-409-1214
Contact Name: Anna DuBose
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Exhibit showcasing the history and some of the most iconic masks in baseball and hockey history.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
8
On campus of Montclair State
Little Falls, NJ  07424
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Sponsor: Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
Telephone: (973) 655-2378
Contact Name: Dave Kaplan
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Not simply a photographer in the studio, Lokuta worked closely with the sculptor, helping to cast models and serving as a model himself. He paused often to take photographs of Segal, the works in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: Zimmerli Art Museum
Telephone: 848-932-7237
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Girls on the Run is a self-esteem and confidence building program for girls in grades 3-8 that revolves around running and being active. Our coaches meet twice a week for 10 weeks with the girls,...

Cost: $120

Where:
, NJ


Sponsor: Girls on the Run of Central NJ
Telephone: 908-285-9202
Contact Name: Donna York
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Please join us for a free fun and interactive class offered through experienced teachers from Little Scholars at Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child. Just got to get your wiggles out? We have the...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child
44 Blackburn Rd
Summit, NJ  07901
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Telephone: 908-522-8129
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Take a dive into the world of Humpback Whales. Swim in crystal-clear waters alongside fifty-foot whales that appear life-size on the giant screen. See mothers caring for their young and listen to...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

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

Cost: $185

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

Cost: $25 per hour

Where:
Montgomery and West Windsor
1325 Route 206, Montgomery Shopping Center
Skillman, NJ  08558
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Sponsor: Farrington's Music
Telephone: 609-924-8282
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Every Thursday night college students enjoy discounted pricing with a valid student ID! $9.00 day passes, $3.00 shoe rental, $3.00 harness rental (or $5.00 combo rental), and $5.00 belay lessons...

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

Where:
Elite Climbing
67 Old Kings Highway
Maple Shade, NJ  08052
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Telephone: 856-273-1370
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Whether you've written before, want to write or just want to learn more, come and spend time at Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's Manville Library branch inspiring and being inspired...

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Manville Library branch
100 South 10th Avenue
Manville, NJ  08835
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Yoga for Climbers is a vinyasa flow class specifically tailored to complement the demands of climbing. Regular yoga practice promotes; focus and concentration, increased circulation to help nourish...

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

Where:
Elite Climbing
67 Old Kings Highway
Maple Shade, NJ  08052
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Telephone: 856-273-1370
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Meet some of the world’s rarest primates – chimps, bonobos, and orangutans – and visit their remote native habitats with zoologist Dr. Holly Carroll as she carries on the work of...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Join author Dinah Fried as she reveals the inspiration for her photographs of meals from celebrated literature—ranging from The Secret Garden to Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. Each photograph...

Cost: $15 Members / $20 Non-members

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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From pencil stubs to Turkish towels to bookmarks, these mundane items pass anonymously through our lives. Where do they come from? Where do the end up? Join photojournalist and “junk detective”...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ Warren Township Library branch
42 Mountain Blvd.
Warren, NJ  07059
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: SCLSNJ Marketing and PR
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Art & Soul Galleries offers a BYOB painting class every Thursday and Friday evening from 7-9PM. All materials are included. Just bring your friends and your favorite drink and enjoy a relaxing...

Cost: $22

Where:
Art & Soul Galleries
128 Chestnut Street
Roselle Park, NJ  07204
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Sponsor: Art & Soul Galleries
Telephone: 908-245-5900
Contact Name: Megan Connelly
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Find amusement rides, children's games, 4-H animals, magic shows, entertainment, agricultural displays, and more old-fashioned fun at this county fair.

Where:
Robert J. Miller Air Park
Route 530
Berkeley, NJ
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Telephone: 732-914-9466
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Camp at the YMCA of Greater Bergen County is a great place for summer fun and adventure! The 2015 summer adventure will begin on June 29, offering programs to children ages 5-17 for day camp and...

Cost: FREE

Where:
YMCA of Greater Bergen County
360 Main Street
Hackensack, NJ  07601
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Sponsor: YMCA of Greater Bergen County
Telephone: 201-487-6600
Contact Name: Martin Richards
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Ernest Shackleton Loves Me A new, epic musical by the writer of Clever Little Lies, Memphis and The Toxic Avenger. A sleepdeprived single mom and video game music composer is contacted across...

Cost: $41-68

Where:
George Street Playhouse
9 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 732-246-7717
Contact Name: George Street Playhouse Box Office
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Join filmmaker James Cameron on a trip of discovery to the Mariana Trench, almost seven miles beneath the Pacific Ocean. See extreme new life forms never before captured on camera.

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Children can learn about their bodies from the inside out with exhibits themed around Elmo, Oscar, Grover, Bert, Ernie, Count Von Count, and Cookie Monster in the new exhibit, Sesame Street...

Cost: Free with admission

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

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

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch
64 Washington Street
Rocky Hill, NJ  08553
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
Website »

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

Cost: Free

Where:
Language Workshop for Children
Various Locations
, NJ
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Sponsor: Language Workshop for Children
Telephone: 800-731-0830
Website »

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The Middlesex Fire Department Fair is the perfect place for family fun! Come out and enjoy food, rides, and games!

Cost: Ride ticket costs vary

Where:
Boundbrook Rd. in Middlesex, NJ 08846.
Middlesex, NJ  08846
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Sponsor: Middlesex Fire Department

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

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton , NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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Tricky Tray tickets are on sale NOW For Mahwah Fire Company #1 Second Annual Tricky Tray Fundraiser! The event will take place on Friday, April 24, 2015 at 7pm at 100 Miller Road in Mahwah, NJ....

Cost: $10

Where:
Mahwah Fire Company #1
100 Miller Road
Mahwah, NJ  07430
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Sponsor: Mahwah Fire Company #1
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Illusions are surprising and intriguing. They distort our senses and mystify our logical thinking. This mind bending exhibition explores how the human mind can be fooled through optical illusions,...

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

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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Plainfield Symphony Celebrates its 95th Season The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra will continue to dazzle audiences with a spectacular 95th Season, led by its esteemed conductor Charles Prince, with...

Cost: $20-$50

Where:
Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church
716 Watchung Ave
Plainfield , NJ  07060
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Sponsor: The Plainfield Symphony
Telephone: 908-561-5140
Contact Name: Peter Lomonaco
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Trees are one of our favorite things at Terhune Orchards so we would like to celebrate Arbor Day with all our friends! Join your neighbors and friends on Friday, April 24, at 10 a.m. as we invite...

Cost: free

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

Cost: $20/child per session

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
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See our amazing planet from the perspective of orbiting satellites. This exhibit presents large color reproductions of images captured by high-tech satellites circling the earth, recording rare...

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

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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Learn about the history of the United States Picatinny Arsenal and the role it has played in New Jersey since 1800. Picatinny Arsenal is the Joint Center of Excellence for Armaments and Munitions,...

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

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

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

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

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

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Looking for something fresh and exciting to do this Friday Night? Then come to Mennen Sports Arena and skate the night away! DJ Earl will be playing the newest hits and some of your favorite...

Cost: $7 admission, $3.50 skate rental

Where:
Mennen Sports Arena
161 Hanover Avenue
Morris Township, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris County Park Commission
Telephone: 97.326.7651
Contact Name: Mennen Sports Arena
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Bright pictures, lively stories, and learning about animals and nature – come hear an animated telling of a favorite children’s book, followed by meeting a live animal or making a simple craft....

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

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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See comedian Wayne Brady in his State Theatre debut! For more than a decade, Wayne Brady has entertained audiences with his acting, improv, singing, and dancing on stage, on television and in film....

Cost: $35-$65

Where:
State Theatre
15 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ
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Teens are invited to enjoy a responsible and safe way to have a night out with their friends. The night will be filled with unlimited games, rides, lights, rotating DJs, and giveaways.

Cost: $17.95-24.95

Where:
iPlay America
110 Schank Road
Freehold, NJ  07728
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Telephone: 732-577-8200
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First timers: Come try a free class! Call to reserve your spot or sign up online. 973-537-0990. Gymnastics, Dance, Camps, Birthday Parties, Sports Skills, Wonderkids, Handspring clinics! Ages 4...

Cost: Free trial class

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


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

More information

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

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

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

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A spring festival where attendees can admire newly bloomed flowers and participate in a host of other activities, including walking and trolley tours, wine and chocolate tastings and gallery visits.

Where:
Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
1048 Washington St,
Cape May , NJ  08204
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Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Find amusement rides, children's games, 4-H animals, magic shows, entertainment, agricultural displays, and more old-fashioned fun at this county fair.

Where:
Robert J. Miller Air Park
Route 530
Berkeley, NJ
View map »


Telephone: 732-914-9466
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

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


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

More information

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

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

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


Telephone: 201-200-1000
Website »

More information

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

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

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


Website »

More information

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

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

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

Cost: Free

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

Cost: $295-$495

Where:
Fulper Family Farmstead
281 Rocktown Lambertville Road
Lambertville , NJ  08530
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The exhibition features more than 40 of Parker’s original drawings for the books “Bugs” (1987) and “Frogs, Toads, Lizards, and Salamanders” (1990). Flying, jumping, crawling animals...

Cost: Free-$6

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

Cost: Free with admission

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

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On Friday April 24th 2015 Homeschool families are invited to the garden at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum to celebrate Arbor Day. 2015 marks the 131st Arbor Day celebration in New Jersey. The...

Cost: $15 per family

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Telephone: 973-538-2404 ext.16
Contact Name: Cynthia Winslow
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On Friday April 24th 2015 Homeschool families are invited to the garden at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum to celebrate Arbor Day. 2015 marks the 131st Arbor Day celebration in New Jersey. The...

Cost: $15 per family

Where:
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 9735382404 ext 16
Contact Name: Cynthia Winslow
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Girls on the Run is a self-esteem and confidence building program for girls in grades 3-8 that revolves around running and being active. Our coaches meet twice a week for 10 weeks with the girls,...

Cost: $120

Where:
, NJ


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

Cost: $185

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

Cost: member $159, nonmember $179

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

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Circuit training class for members and nonmembers.

Cost: member $159, nonmember $179

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

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Enjoy a well-deserved break from the rigors of 24/7 parenthood with our Kid's Night Out program. While you recharge with some precious "me" time, we'll keep your kids active and entertained with a...

Cost: memeber$20, nonmember $25

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

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

Cost: $15.00 per child, preregistration requested

Where:
Elite Climbing
67 Old Kings Highway
Maple Shade, NJ  08052
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Telephone: 856-273-1370
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Art & Soul Galleries offers a BYOB painting class every Thursday and Friday evening from 7-9PM. All materials are included. Just bring your friends and your favorite drink and enjoy a relaxing...

Cost: $22

Where:
Art & Soul Galleries
128 Chestnut Street
Roselle Park, NJ  07204
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Sponsor: Art & Soul Galleries
Telephone: 908-245-5900
Contact Name: Megan Connelly
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The World Famous Popovich Comedy Pet Theater is a family-oriented blend of the unique comedy and juggling skills of Gregory Popovich, and the extraordinary talents of his performing pets. Each of...

Cost: $20-$40

Where:
McCarter Theatre
91 University Place
Princeton, NJ  08540
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Collingswood Youth Theatre presents the family friendly musical "Enchanted Sleeping Beauty" on April 24 at 7:30pm and April 25 at 1pm and 7:30pm. Shows at Collingswood Middle School Auditorium, 414...

Cost: 7

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Borough of Collingswood
Telephone: 856-854-1514
Contact Name: AnneMarie

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The Collingswood Youth Theatre, sponsored by the Borough of Collingswood, will be presenting "Enchanted Sleeping Beauty" on Friday, April 24th at 7:30pm and Saturday, April 25th at 1pm and 7:30pm...

Cost: $7

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Borough of Collingswood
Telephone: 856-854-1514
Contact Name: Annemarie

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Discover the secret life of frogs on a special late night hike with Education Director Jeff Hoagland at the soggy and sonic Wargo pond on the Watershed Nature Reserve. Come with sharp ears and...

Cost: $10M/$15NM

Where:
Meet at 261 Wargo Road
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Sponsor: Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
Telephone: 609-737-7592
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Ernest Shackleton Loves Me A new, epic musical by the writer of Clever Little Lies, Memphis and The Toxic Avenger. A sleepdeprived single mom and video game music composer is contacted across...

Cost: $41-68

Where:
George Street Playhouse
9 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 732-246-7717
Contact Name: George Street Playhouse Box Office
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One of the many activities sponsored by The Folk Project. Held virtually every Friday evening, except around Christmas and when we're at Weekend Getaway. Second Friday is usually Open Stage....

Cost: Adults $9; 12 and under free

Where:
Morristown Unitarian Fellowship
21 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: The Folk Project
Telephone: 973-335-9489
Contact Name: Mike Agranoff, Minstrel Chairman
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Staci Greenwald, Esq. will be presenting the break-out session, "I have a Diagnosis Now What? Navigating Special Education" from 11:15 a.m. -12:15 p.m. She will review the history of the...

Cost: 0

Where:
Rowan University, Stratford Campus
40 East Laurel Road
Stratford, NJ  08084
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Sponsor: Sussan, Greenwald & Wesler
Telephone: 609-409-3500
Contact Name: Staci Greenwald
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Capture your child's prime time to learn a new language and come take a free trial class in French, Spanish, or Chinese. Languages for Tots 6M-3Y Languages for Children 3-9Y. 596...

Cost: Free

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

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
Contact Name: E. Romanaux
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If you’re ready for a BIG adventure…a day you’ll brag about with your friends and family…then our BIG DAY OUT is for you! Bike, Hike, & Raft the Lehigh Gorge In one day! You’ll begin the...

Cost: $99.99 per person

Where:
Pocono Whitewater
1519 State Route 903
Jim Thorpe, PA  18229
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Telephone: 1-800-944-8392
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Halibut it? The DCP and PAL are hosting a Fishing Derby at the Summit Municipal Golf Course. Mark your calendars, gather the family, and enjoy this great two-day event at the beautiful...

Cost: Free

Where:
Summit Municipal Golf Course
189 River Road
Summit, NJ  07901
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Sponsor: Summit PAL and Summit DCP
Telephone: 908-277-2932
Contact Name: Summit DCP
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Alzheimer’s disease is life-changing for those diagnosed as well as their families and caregivers. As the disease progresses, the individual’s memory, judgment, and the ability to communicate...

Cost: Free, $5.00 parking fee applies

Where:
Holy Name Medical Center
718 Teaneck Rd
Teaneck, NJ  07666
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Sponsor: Holy Name Medical Center
Telephone: 201-833-3336
Contact Name: Nina-Marie Alvarez
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Stop by any time between 10 am and 6 pm for a FREE cup or cone of our delicious homemade ice cream!

Cost: free

Where:
Alstede Farms
1 Alstede Farms Lane
Corner 84 County Rt. 513 S. (Old Route 24)
Chester, NJ  07930
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Sponsor: Alstede Farms
Telephone: 908-879-7189
Contact Name: Alstede Farms
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In this class students learn how to sew using a commercial sewing pattern. Students begin by sewing a pair of pull on pajama shorts, followed by a flirty summer skirt and complete this fun filled...

Cost: $175

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

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

Where:
Reeves-Reed Arboretum
165 Hobart Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901
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Adobe Photoshop is fun and exciting! Students are taught the fundamentals of Adobe Photoshop using youth oriented projects.

Cost: $79

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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Choosing a camp for this summer? Just for young children (ages 3-6, currently in nursery school or kindergarten), Camp Riverbend presents "The Saturday Club." A structured program of games,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Camp Riverbend
116 Hillcrest Rd.
Warren, NJ  07059
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Sponsor: Camp Riverbend
Telephone: 908-580-CAMP
Contact Name: The Breene Family
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Calling all bookworms: drop by Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch's Youth Services Department throughout the month of April to help us find all the...

Cost: free

Where:
SCLSNJ Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch
64 Washington Street
Rocky Hill, NJ  08553
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Opening Aug. 30th to commenmorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. The exhibt explores the extinction passenger pigeons, a species that numbered in the...

Cost: Suggested admission $5 for adults

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton , NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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FREE CLASSES THIS SATURDAY!! We will be offering everyone to come in and try out any of our Sport Specific programs, Sports Performance classes, Pee wees and OT Fit Adult workout classes. For times...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Overtime Sports Facility
321 Hamburg Turnpike
Wayne , NJ  07470
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Stop by any time between 10 am and 6 pm for a FREE cup or cone of our delicious homemade ice cream! While you’re here, enjoy lots of fun farm activities!

Cost: Free

Where:
Alstede Farms
1 Chesterfield Dr.
Chester, NJ
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Telephone: (908) 879-7189
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The city of Somers Point proudly announces the return of Bayfest, South Jersey’s largest single-day festival. The annual spring event, now entering its 27th year, will take place rain or...

Cost: Free

Where:
Historic Bay Avenue
Bay Avenue
Somers Point, NJ  08244
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Sponsor: Somers Point Bayfest Committee
Telephone: 609-653-0400
Contact Name: Lindsay Barnes

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Baby & Toddler Expo by Baby Show Expo Empire Meadowlands Hotel 2 Harmon Plaza, Secaucus, NJ Sat. April 25 10 am - 5 -pm Sun. April 26 11 am - 4 pm A family friendly event.for parents &...

Cost: $10. in advance $15 at the door

Where:
Empire Meadowlands Hotel
Two Harmon Plaza
Secaucus,, NJ  07094
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Telephone: 973-477-9101
Contact Name: Linda
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A Family Friendly Event for Moms to Be or New Parents looking and seeking both help and services. Free samples and gifts, show discounts and more. Meet area services and businesses all available to...

Cost: $10 in advance or $15 at door

Where:
Empire hotel & Exhibit Center
2 Harmon cove Plaza
Secaucus, NJ  07094
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Sponsor: Babies R Us
Telephone: 973-477-9101
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Celebrate Earth Day by helping to keep our park clean. We will walk along the beach to clean-up any trash that has come ashore, and do some gardening work in our wildlife garden beds. Please dress...

Cost: FREE; Pre-registration required

Where:
Liberty State Park Nature Interpretive Center
Freedom Way
Jersey City, NJ  07305
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Sponsor: Liberty State Park
Telephone: 201-915-3400 x109
Contact Name: Nature Center Staff
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Join us on Saturday mornings for family fun in the Art Museum. Drop in anytime between 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. and enjoy an engaging gallery activity followed by a related art project. Each week has...

Cost: Free

Where:
Princeton University Art Museum
Princeton, NJ


Telephone: (609) 258-3788
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The Summit YMCA will be hosting their annual Healthy Kids Day on Saturday, 4/25/2015. Swing by this free event for educational information, games, arts and crafts, inflatables, cooking demos,...

Cost: 0

Where:
Summit YMCA
67 Maple Street
Summit, NJ  07901
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Sponsor: Sussan, Greenwald & Wesler
Telephone: 609-409-3500
Contact Name: Greer Gurland, Esq.
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Atonement is holding its 3rd annual Pre-Mother's Day Vendor Event April 25th 10 am to 3 pm. Bring your family and friends to this wonderful event which will have over 20 vendors, FREE Sabrett hot...

Cost: Free

Where:
Church of the Atonement
97 Highwood Ave
Tenafly, NJ  07670
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Sponsor: Church of the Atonement
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The Do or Dye 5K Fun Run/Walk is fun event for athletes of all levels, even those who hate running! Participants should wear white t-shirts so that throughout the course they can get splattered...

Cost: $20/child - $25/adult pre-registration. Prices increase $5 per person on site

Where:
Turkey Brook Park
30 Flanders Road
Budd Lake, NJ  07828
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Sponsor: GBW Insurance
Telephone: 973-691-0900 x7263
Contact Name: Laura Rimmer
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The 41st Annual New Jersey Folk Festival is celebrating maritime folk life. We will present the traditional cultural expressions of such groups as seafarers, fishermen, longshoremen, boat builders,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Grounds of the Eagleton Institute
Douglass Campus
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: New Jersey Folk Festival
Contact Name: PR Coordinator
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Baby's First Foods ​ Transitioning your baby to solids can be very confusing. Topics such as when to start and how much to serve an infant are discussed. This class will guide the parent through...

Cost: $50

Where:
214 Springfield Avenue
Summit, NJ  07901


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

Cost: $39.99 rental & train shuttle OR $21.99 train shuttle only

Where:
Pocono Biking
7 Hazard Square
Jim Thorpe, PA  18229
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Telephone: 570-325-3654
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If you’re ready for a BIG adventure…a day you’ll brag about with your friends and family…then our BIG DAY OUT is for you! Bike, Hike, & Raft the Lehigh Gorge In one day! You’ll begin...

Cost: $99.99 per person

Where:
Pocono Biking
7 Hazard Square
Jim Thorpe, PA  18229
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Telephone: 570-325-3654
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Enjoy pony rides, moon bounces, wagon train rides, and much more at the farm 

Cost: $14.99/child.

Where:
Alstede Farms
1 Chesterfield Drive
Chester, NJ
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Telephone: (908) 879-7189
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Come spend a day in the Village and enjoy the fun and music of the drum circle! Historic Smithville has over 60 shoppes, 7 eateries, lodging at the Colonial Inn, train, carousel, paddle boats,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Historic Smithville & Village Greene
615 E. Moss Mill Rd.
Smithville, NJ  08205
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Telephone: 609-748-8999
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Looking for something to do on a Saturday morning? Come to Van Vleck and visit our Education Center anytime between 10 am to 1:00 pm. An environmental educator will discuss various topics...

Cost: $5 per child ages 4 & up; $10 per family (2 or more children)

Where:
Van Vleck House & Gardens
21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ  07042
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Sponsor: Van Vleck House & Gardens
Telephone: 973-744-4752
Contact Name: Michelle Wiessner
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Lively activities, interactive demonstrations, vibrant stage performances, and an array of food choices await visitors on every campus. For the first time ever, Alumni Weekend will coincide with...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Rutgers University Campuses
New Brunswick and Piscataway, NJ  08901


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Sign up today for the Monmouth County SPCA’s 21st Anniversary Dog Walk & Pet Fair to be held on Saturday, April 25th from 10AM-3PM and celebrate 21 YEARS OF PAWS WALKING FOR A CAUSE! Join over...

Cost: $25 per dog online; $30 at the door

Where:
Brookdale Community College
765 Newman Springs Road
Lincroft, NJ  07738
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Telephone: 732-440-1558
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What better place to explore the world of lilacs than at Willowwood Arboretum with their extensive collection. Marc Zukovich, President of Sterling Horticultural Services will talk about the many...

Cost: $20

Where:
Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Avenue
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris County Park Comission
Telephone: 973.326.7603
Contact Name: Frelinghuysen Arboretum
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A family reunion of a very old family with its start in 1654 in New Netherland. It is gathering for the first time in Harmony Township, Warren County New Jersey. T shirts, lunch and more...

Cost: $40 for descendants

Where:
Harmony Township Recreational Center
3006 Belvidere rd
Just Opposite Van Nest -Hoff -Vannatta Farmstead
Harmony Township, NJ  08865
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Sponsor: Van Natta Family
Telephone: 908-295-9021
Contact Name: William Van Natta

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Join the Children's Museum of the Arts and SLAM (STREB Lab for Action Mechanics) for a special Community Day in Williamsburg! During this FREE event for the whole family, learn all about...

Cost: free

Where:
STREB Lab for Action Mechanics
51 N. St.
Brooklyn, NY  11249
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Telephone: 212-274-0986
Contact Name: Anna DuBose
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Express Yourself Studios offers a Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning workshop 10am-12pm (on the hour)for toddlers. Children ages 2-5 are invited to play with paint, pinch...

Cost: $20/child per session

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
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Register for 1, 2 or all 3 classes! Classes meet at the Watershed Center, all instructors provided by the Arts Council of Princeton. Register at www.artscouncilofprinceton.org or call 609-924-8777.

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

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Sponsor: Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
Telephone: 609-737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
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To educate students on the many facets related to basic computer applications and web design.

Cost: $74

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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Illusions are surprising and intriguing. They distort our senses and mystify our logical thinking. This mind bending exhibition explores how the human mind can be fooled through optical illusions,...

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

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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See our amazing planet from the perspective of orbiting satellites. This exhibit presents large color reproductions of images captured by high-tech satellites circling the earth, recording rare...

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

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Sponsor: Morris Museum
Telephone: 973-971-3700
Contact Name: Morris Museum
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Professor Charles Bondhus from the English Department at Raritan Valley Community College will give an overview on American poetry, spanning from 1800s to the present day and will answer the age...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ Somerville Library branch
35 West End Avenue
Somerville, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Pressroom
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Participate in a guided art project. Create paintings inspired by famous artists (O’Keeffe, Van Gogh, Warhol, etc.) using a mix of mediums (acrylics, watercolor, and pastels) and other projects...

Cost: $20

Where:
Express Yourself Studios
1877 Springfield Ave.
Maplewood, NJ  07040
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Sponsor: Express Yourself Studios
Telephone: 973-763-5256
Contact Name: Simone
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Learn about the history of the United States Picatinny Arsenal and the role it has played in New Jersey since 1800. Picatinny Arsenal is the Joint Center of Excellence for Armaments and Munitions,...

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

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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Telephone: 973-971-3700
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To celebrate the exhibition, "Sesame Street Presents: The Body," Elmo will greet his fans and pose for pictures. Check the Welcome Desk for additional details when you arrive. Free with paid...

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

Cost: Free With Museum Admission

Where:
Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ  07960
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The Middlesex Fire Department Fair is the perfect place for family fun! Come out and enjoy food, rides, and games!

Cost: Ride ticket costs vary

Where:
Boundbrook Rd. in Middlesex, NJ 08846.
Middlesex, NJ  08846
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Sponsor: Middlesex Fire Department

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The YMCA of Newark & Vicinity will be holding its annual Healthy Kids Day ! Our biggest day of the year devoted to kids and more ! Save the date: Saturday, April 25th 11am-3pm. Enjoy Free & fun...

Cost: Free

Where:
YMCA of Newark & Vicinity
600 Broad Street
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: YMCA of Newark & Vicinity
Telephone: 973-624-8900
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For students seven years of age and older who enjoy exploring the world of science. Junior Scientists of NJ offers students a hands-on science program from biology to zoology, botony, chemistry,...

Cost: $70

Where:
HEROES Academy for the Gifted
317 George St
Suite 210
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: HEROES Academy for the Gifted
Telephone: 732-690-7991
Contact Name: Danielle Voit
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Plainfield Symphony Celebrates its 95th Season The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra will continue to dazzle audiences with a spectacular 95th Season, led by its esteemed conductor Charles Prince, with...

Cost: $20-$50

Where:
Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church
716 Watchung Ave
Plainfield , NJ  07060
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Sponsor: The Plainfield Symphony
Telephone: 908-561-5140
Contact Name: Peter Lomonaco
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For students six years of age and older who enjoy exploring the world of science. Junior Scientists of NJ offers students a hands-on science program from biology to zoology, botony, chemistry,...

Cost: 70

Where:
HEROES Academy for the Gifted
317 George St
Suite 210
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Sponsor: HEROES Academy for the Gifted
Telephone: 732-690-7991
Contact Name: Danielle Voit
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Hadrosaurus returns to New Jersey just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its designation by the State Legislature as the official dinosaur of New Jersey! As the world’s first nearly...

Cost: Suggested museum admission is $5 per adult

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Seminar for first time home buyers. Bring all of your questions about the process of purchasing a home. I can also be reached via email or phone kcharne@jerseymortgage.com or 908-603-1143

Cost: Free

Where:
All of NJ
, NJ


Sponsor: Kimberly Charne, Jersey Mortgage Company
Telephone: 917-968-9823
Contact Name: Kimberly Charne
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Not simply a photographer in the studio, Lokuta worked closely with the sculptor, helping to cast models and serving as a model himself. He paused often to take photographs of Segal, the works in...

Cost: Free

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

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
8
On campus of Montclair State
Little Falls, NJ  07424
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Sponsor: Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
Telephone: (973) 655-2378
Contact Name: Dave Kaplan
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The exhibition features more than 40 of Parker’s original drawings for the books “Bugs” (1987) and “Frogs, Toads, Lizards, and Salamanders” (1990). Flying, jumping, crawling animals...

Cost: Free-$6

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

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

Where:
Children's Museum of the Arts
103 Charlton Street
New York, NY  10014
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Sponsor: Children's Museum of the Arts
Telephone: 917-409-1214
Contact Name: Anna DuBose
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Fast Tracks & Food Trucks, produced by GPS Inc., is returning to Six Flags Great Adventure on April 25th & 26th, 2015! The weekend event is guaranteed to be a great time. Not only will there be...

Cost: Admission to Park + $12.99 in advance, $15.99 at door if Wine Tasting

Where:
Six Flags Great Adventure
1 Six Flags Blvd
Jackson, NJ  08527
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Design your own PC from the ground up. Learn about the hardware components and what is needed to build your own PC from scratch. Learn about all the new hardware created for the newest operating...

Cost: $79

Where:
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Telephone: 908 526-1200 x8404
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WBGO FREE Kids Jazz Concert Series presents "Get Hip!" An introduction for jazz young cats that illuminates the art form's cultural origins, improvisation and creative self-expression. Meet each...

Cost: Free

Where:
NJPAC (Victoria Theater)
1 Center St
Newark, NJ  07102
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Sponsor: WBGO
Telephone: 973-643-4763
Contact Name: Vicki Fernandez
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Register for 1, 2 or all 3 classes! Classes meet at the Watershed Center, all instructors provided by the Arts Council of Princeton. Register at www.artscouncilofprinceton.org or call 609-924-8777.

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

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Sponsor: Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
Telephone: 609-737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
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First timers: Come try a free class! Call to reserve your spot or sign up online. 973-537-0990. Gymnastics, Dance, Camps, Birthday Parties, Sports Skills, Wonderkids, Handspring clinics! Ages 4...

Cost: Free trial class

Where:
470 Route 10
Ledgewood, NJ  07852


Sponsor: The Little Gym of Roxbury
Telephone: 973-537-0990
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Take a dive into the world of Humpback Whales. Swim in crystal-clear waters alongside fifty-foot whales that appear life-size on the giant screen. See mothers caring for their young and listen to...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Get inspired at our art-making studio for all ages! Walk through the exhibit, America Through Artist’s Eyes, then make your own piece of art reflecting your American experience! We supply a...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State Street
Trenton, NJ  08625
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Telephone: 609-292-6464
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Find a number of children’s book authors and illustrators from Hillsborough - and beyond - at Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's Hillsborough Library branch. Books will be available...

Cost: Free

Where:
SCLSNJ Hillsborough Library branch
379 South Branch Road
Hillsborough, NJ  08844
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Sponsor: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
Telephone: 908-722-9722
Contact Name: Marketing and PR Dept
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Find amusement rides, children's games, 4-H animals, magic shows, entertainment, agricultural displays, and more old-fashioned fun at this county fair.

Where:
Robert J. Miller Air Park
Route 530
Berkeley, NJ
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Telephone: 732-914-9466
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Who’s got the biggest mouth in the jungle? Can fish play classical music? What’s the most dangerous part of an ant’s body? Find out, as Steve Petra's cast of crazy puppet...

Cost: $17

Where:
Bergen Performing Arts Center
30 North Van Brunt Street
Englewood, NJ
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Telephone: 201-227-1030
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A spring festival where attendees can admire newly bloomed flowers and participate in a host of other activities, including walking and trolley tours, wine and chocolate tastings and gallery visits.

Where:
Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC)
1048 Washington St,
Cape May , NJ  08204
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Telephone: 609-884-5404
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Watershed Ambassador Rachel McGovern will teach you how to capture and reuse rain water in your home garden with a rain barrel. Examine the innovative water management features of our new Watershed...

Cost: $50 per barrel

Where:
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
31 Titus Mill Road
Pennington, NJ  08534
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Sponsor: Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association and the Hopewell Environmental Commission
Telephone: 609-737-7592
Contact Name: Maryann Polefka
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In spring, temporary ponds fill up, and these are magnets for breeding amphibians. Learn what vernal pools are, why they are important, and what kind of animals can be found there. Plan to get...

Cost: $5 per person for members, $7 per person for nonmembers

Where:
Plainsboro Preserve
80 Scotts Corner Road
Cranbury, NJ  08512
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Saturday, Apr. 25, 2015 at 2pm & 4pm Louise Yates' New York Times Best Seller comes to life in ArtsPower's newest musical about the irresistible Dog who loves everything about books. This...

Cost: $12 adults, $10 seniors, students, children 2 and up

Where:
The Kelsey Theatre
1200 Old Trenton Rd.
West Windsor, NJ  08550
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Sponsor: The Kelsey Theatre
Telephone: 609-570-3333
Contact Name: M. Kitty Getlik
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Join Team TSF of the Turner Syndrome Foundation at the New Jersey Marathon. Saturday, April 25, 2015 will be the family fun day of the Novo Nordisk's New Jersey Marathon. Team TSF is asking for...

Cost: $25

Where:
Pier Village
One Chelsea Ave.
Long Branch, NJ  07740
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Sponsor: Turner Syndrome Foundation
Telephone: 732-847-3385
Contact Name: Emily Escobar
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Traverse the rich and boulder-strewn landscape and share the season's first blooms and the awakening of long-dormant plants with us! Led by Jared Rosenbaum of Wild Ridge Plants, LLC, naturalist...

Cost: 0

Where:
Somerset County Sourland Mountain Preserve
421 E Mountain Road
Hillsborough Township, NJ  08844
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Sponsor: Sourland Conservancy
Telephone: 609-309-5155
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Join Team TSF of the Turner Syndrome Foundation at the New Jersey Marathon. Saturday, April 25, 2015 will be the family fun day of the Novo Nordisk's New Jersey Marathon. Team TSF is asking for...

Cost: $25

Where:
Pier Village
One Chelsea Ave.
Long Branch, NJ  07740
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Sponsor: Turner Syndrome Foundation
Telephone: 732-847-3385
Contact Name: Emily Escobar
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Students learn the art of drawing the fashion figure in this beginner 2D fashion design course. All you need is your love for fashion and lots of imagination! The class will learn the fundamentals...

Cost: $185

Where:
Lakeside Art Studio
6 Absecon Rd
Parsippany, NJ  07054
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MILK & COOKIES is a lively, interactive, and FREE series featuring storytelling, music, puppetry, and more. Recommended for children ages 3-8 and their families, Milk & Cookies invites...

Cost: Free

Where:
State Theatre
15 Livingston Ave.
New Brunswick, NJ
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Telephone: 732-246-7469
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A family from another star system is seeking the perfect vacation spot. Fly over the surface of Pluto, our best known dwarf planet; sail through the rings of Saturn; feel Jupiter's lightning...

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium/RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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Features songs by a variety of artists including the songs "We Are All Made of Stars" by Moby, "Jungle Love" by the Steve Miller Band, "Best Day of My Life" by American Authors, and "Let It Go" by...

Cost: $7 per person

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

Cost: $25 per hour

Where:
Montgomery and West Windsor
1325 Route 206, Montgomery Shopping Center
Skillman, NJ  08558
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Sponsor: Farrington's Music
Telephone: 609-924-8282
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Meet some of the world’s rarest primates – chimps, bonobos, and orangutans – and visit their remote native habitats with zoologist Dr. Holly Carroll as she carries on the work of...

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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WILD AND SCENIC ENVIRONMENTAL FILM FESTIVAL Enjoy a series of short, independent films in Schiff's woodland theatre. Take a hay wagon ride (Saturday) or join a guided 1.5 mile hike up to the...

Cost: $15 per person for members, or 4 for $40; $20 per person nonmembers

Where:
Schiff Nature Preserve
339 Pleasant Valley Road
Mendham, NJ  07945
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Sponsor: Schiff Nature Preserve
Telephone: 973-543-6004
Contact Name: Jeanne Rice
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The Essex County MetroWest Dance Festival will celebrate National Dance Week for the 5th year with an evening of cultural, contemporary, and classical dance works. The festival will feature...

Cost: $20.00 General Admission $17.00 Students/ Seniors

Where:
JCC MetroWest Gaelen Center for the Arts
760 Northfield Ave.
West Orange, NJ  07052
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The Lettermen – “When I Fall in Love,” “The Way You Look Tonight,” “I Only Have Eyes for You” Darlene Love – “He’s a Rebel,” “Da Doo Ron Ron,” “He’s Sure the Boy I...

Cost: $35-85

Where:
State Theatre
15 Livingston Ave
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 732-246-7469
Contact Name: Kelly Blithe
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The Junior League of Summit invites you to its 85th Anniversary Gala. Enjoy a glamorous night of cocktails, gourmet food stations, a silent auction & raffle, and dancing to music! The JLS is...

Cost: $125

Where:
Canoe Brook Country Club
1108 Morris Turnpike
Short Hills, NJ  07901
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Sponsor: Junior League of Summit
Telephone: 908-273-7349
Contact Name: Erika Melchiorre
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The Trenton Freedom of the Professional Indoor Football League are hosting the Lehigh Valley Steelhawks at the Sun National Bank Center. Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts have the chance to earn a patch...

Cost: $15 -$20

Where:
Sun National Bank Center
81 Hamilton Ave.
Trenton, NJ  08611
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Telephone: 800-500-1776
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Learn about the stars and constellations we can see in tonight's sky. Discover where to find Jupiter and Venus in the evening. Weather permitting, the 3M Observatory will be open after the show.

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium/RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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The Essex County MetroWest Dance Festival will celebrate National Dance Week for the 5th year with an evening of cultural, contemporary, and classical dance works. The festival will feature...

Cost: $20.00 General Admission $17.00 Students/ Seniors

Where:
JCC MetroWest Gaelen Center for the Arts
760 Northfield Ave.
West Orange, NJ  07052
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The Collingswood Youth Theatre, sponsored by the Borough of Collingswood, will be presenting "Enchanted Sleeping Beauty" on Friday, April 24th at 7:30pm and Saturday, April 25th at 1pm and 7:30pm...

Cost: $7

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Borough of Collingswood
Telephone: 856-854-1514
Contact Name: Annemarie

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Collingswood Youth Theatre presents the family friendly musical "Enchanted Sleeping Beauty" on April 24 at 7:30pm and April 25 at 1pm and 7:30pm. Shows at Collingswood Middle School Auditorium, 414...

Cost: 7

Where:
Collingswood Middle School Auditorium
414 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ  08108
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Sponsor: Borough of Collingswood
Telephone: 856-854-1514
Contact Name: AnneMarie

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Ernest Shackleton Loves Me A new, epic musical by the writer of Clever Little Lies, Memphis and The Toxic Avenger. A sleepdeprived single mom and video game music composer is contacted across...

Cost: $41-68

Where:
George Street Playhouse
9 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
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Telephone: 732-246-7717
Contact Name: George Street Playhouse Box Office
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One of many activities sponsored by The Folk Project. Held the 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month. Dance to caller and live band! Beginners' workshop at 7:30 pm. No partner necessary. This event...

Cost: Adults $10; students $5

Where:
First Presbyterian Church
Parish House
14 Hanover Road
East Hanover, NJ  07936
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Sponsor: The Folk Project
Telephone: 973-295-6864
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Join the Improvables for an energetic night of comedy where anything can happen and usually does! Enjoy the wacky world that imagination and improv creates and let the stress of the week melt into...

Cost: $8

Where:
Watchung Arts Center
18 Stirling Road
Watchung, NJ  07069
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Telephone: (90
Contact Name: Joe Higgins
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Join filmmaker James Cameron on a trip of discovery to the Mariana Trench, almost seven miles beneath the Pacific Ocean. See extreme new life forms never before captured on camera.

Cost: $25.75/adult, 19.75/child.

Where:
Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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Telephone: 201-200-1000
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Listen to songs by artists with a NJ connection-including Springsteen, Bon Jovi, Sinatra, Blondie, Spin Doctors, Kool and the Gang, and Frankie Valli-while lasers draw pictures on the dome of...

Cost: $7 per person

Where:
Planetarium at Raritan Valley College
118 Lamington Rd.
Branchburg, NJ  08876
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Sponsor: Planetarium/RVCC
Telephone: 908-231-8805
Contact Name: Amie Gallagher
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