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Christmas in the 1885 Ballantine House

Dec 13, 2019

The Newark Museum of Art Welcomes Visitors to Experience Christmas in the 1885 Ballantine House Get a Glimpse of Late Victorian Newark during the Holidays; Tours available through January 5 For many modern-day families, observing Christmas means hanging stockings, making treats for Santa Claus, and preparing a holiday feast. But VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), For Families, For Grown-ups, Holiday (seasonal events), Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9), Museums (workshops, exhibits, tours), Tweens & Teens (10+)

Pipe-cleaner Arts Crafternoon

Dec 13, 2019 @ 04:00 PM

Looking for After School Classes for the kids? The Eclectic Chic Boutique has just what you’ve been looking for! We represent a collective of local artists and artisans, and those artists can’t wait to teach your children their craft! Your child can enjoy fun-filled lessons with local professionals in our VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9)

Melt & Pour Soap Making Crafternoon

Dec 13, 2019 @ 04:00 PM

Looking for After School Classes for the kids? The Eclectic Chic Boutique has just what you’ve been looking for! We represent a collective of local artists and artisans, and those artists can’t wait to teach your children their craft! Your child can enjoy fun-filled lessons with local professionals in our VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), For Families, Indoor Activities, Tweens & Teens (10+)

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Announces 2019-20 Season

Dec 13, 2019 @ 07:30 PM

NAI-NI CHEN DANCE COMPANY ANNOUNCES 2019-20 SEASON The Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company, a renowned international touring dance company led by Chinese American choreographer Nai-Ni Chen, announces an exciting 2019-2020 season. The Company will continue to be in residence at the New Jersey City University in Jersey City, NJ with extensive VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Festivals (fairs, parties, parades), Holiday (seasonal events), Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies), Special Needs (for families with children with special needs)

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Hot Chocolate Hike Weekend

Dec 14, 2019 @ 11:00 AM

Hike times: 11am, 1pm and 3pm Take a break from the holiday rush and join us for a guided hike on the Arboretum’s grounds.  Discover who is in the forest as we look for signs of our woodland friends.  When we are done, warm up in the historic Stone House VIEW EVENT DETAILS

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

Story Time with Santa & Mrs. Claus at the Kingsland Manor

Dec 14, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Story Time with Santa and Mrs. Claus December 14th & 15th 2019 Morning and Afternoon Sessions Location: Kingsland Manor, 3 Kingsland St. corner of Lakeside Dr., Nutley, NJ Mr. & Mrs. Santa Claus will be hosting a holiday story time at Kingsland Manor. Children will leave with a small token VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Books (storytelling, author events, library programs), For Families, For Grown-ups, Holiday (seasonal events), Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9)

Madeline’s Christmas

Dec 14, 2019 @ 01:30 PM

Madeline’s Christmas Book and Lyrics by Jennifer Kirkeby, Music by Shirley Mier Based on the book by Ludwig Bemelmans Directed by Beatriz Esteban-Messina In an old house in Paris that was covered with vines lived 12 little girls in two straight lines.” So begins this delightful story of Madeline’s Christmas! VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Holiday (seasonal events), Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies)

Madeline’s Christmas

Dec 14, 2019 @ 03:30 PM

Madeline’s Christmas Book and Lyrics by Jennifer Kirkeby, Music by Shirley Mier Based on the book by Ludwig Bemelmans Directed by Beatriz Esteban-Messina In an old house in Paris that was covered with vines lived 12 little girls in two straight lines.” So begins this delightful story of Madeline’s Christmas! VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Holiday (seasonal events), Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies)

Story Time with Santa & Mrs. Claus at the Kingsland Manor

Dec 15, 2019 @ 11:00 AM

Story Time with Santa and Mrs. Claus December 14th & 15th 2019 Morning and Afternoon Sessions Location: Kingsland Manor, 3 Kingsland St. corner of Lakeside Dr., Nutley, NJ Mr. & Mrs. Santa Claus will be hosting a holiday story time at Kingsland Manor. Children will leave with a small token VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Books (storytelling, author events, library programs), For Families, For Grown-ups, Free Events, Holiday (seasonal events), Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9)

Upcycle Silk Screening

Dec 15, 2019 @ 02:00 PM

Learn how to make your own silk screens using freezer paper and items you can find around the house. Perfect for kids aged 10 to 12. Taught by professional artist Nia of Myrtle & Flossie. Kids will learn about upcycling through art. A great opportunity for them to make their VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), Tweens & Teens (10+)