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Montclair Film Festival

May 10, 2019

Montclair Film has announced its initial slate of Special Event films for the 8th annual Montclair Film Festival (MFF), presented by Investors Bank, taking place May 3 – May 12, 2019, in Montclair, NJ. The festival will open on Friday, May 3, with a screening of Tom Harper’s WILD ROSE, with VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Festivals (fairs, parties, parades), For Families, For Grown-ups

GRAMMY Museum Experience Prudential Center

May 10, 2019 @ 11:00 AM

GRAMMY Museum Experience Prudential Center now featuring Whitney!. Curated by the GRAMMY Museum® Los Angeles and in cooperation with the Estate of Whitney Houston, Whitney! gives fans an intimate look into all aspects of Houston’s remarkable life. The GRAMMY Museum Experience Prudential Center offers guests a chance to experience music VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, Museums (workshops, exhibits, tours)

Kevin Conod

May 10, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Now playing at the Dreyfuss Planetarium thru June 16, 2019, Wednesday – Sunday at 4 pm. Kambui Olujimi’s Wayward North Project. Recommended for adults and children ages 12 and up (22 minutes) A new media installation and exhibition by Brooklyn artist Kambui Olujimi. A short fulldome video commissioned specifically for VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), For Grown-ups, Free Events, Indoor Activities, Museums (workshops, exhibits, tours), Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies)

NJSO: The Sound of Stories: Harry Potter & More!

May 11, 2019 @ 2:00 PM

It’s a season of stories in music at the NJSO, and you get in on the fun too! Listen in wonder as some of your favorite stories are told through music, including Tchaikovsky’s enchanted The Nutcracker and magical Swan Lake, romantic Romeo and Juliet and even the tale of your VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, For Grown-ups, Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9), Preschooler (2-5), Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies), Special Needs (for families with children with special needs), Tweens & Teens (10+)

NJSO: The Sound of Stories: Harry Potter & More!

May 11, 2019 @ 3:30 PM

It’s a season of stories in music at the NJSO, and you get in on the fun too! Listen in wonder as some of your favorite stories are told through music, including Tchaikovsky’s enchanted The Nutcracker and magical Swan Lake, romantic Romeo and Juliet and even the tale of your VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, For Grown-ups, Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9), Preschooler (2-5), Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies), Special Needs (for families with children with special needs), Tweens & Teens (10+)

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Mother’s Day Wildflower Walk

May 12, 2019 @ 11:00 AM

Spring is a time when the plants and the animals that call the Arboretum home feel warm and energized.  Join Cora’s Conservation Corps as they guide you into the woods and introduce you to the discoveries you can make as a Citizen Scientist. Please dress for the weather and be VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, For Grown-ups, Holiday (seasonal events), Kids (5-9), Nature (science, outdoors, gardens, animals), Outdoor Activities

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Mother’s Day at Presby

May 12, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Enjoy the day with Mom at Presby! Treat her to a special iris or item from our Bloom Room Gift Shop. This year we are offering a ticketed Box Lunch. Each lunch will contain a gourmet sandwich (vegetarian, turkey, roast beef), lemon square dessert, gourmet chips and a choice of VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Festivals (fairs, parties, parades), For Families, Holiday (seasonal events), Nature (science, outdoors, gardens, animals), Outdoor Activities

Majah Hype

May 12, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

Fast-rising funnyman Majah Hype – widely regarded as the “King of Caribbean Comedy” – returns to NJPAC with an evening of character-based stand-up hilarity. VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Grown-ups, Indoor Activities, Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies)