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Angry Birds Universe Exhibit at Liberty Science Center

Dec 13, 2019

Eeeee! The Angry Birds have arrived at LSC and are ready to take down the green pigs with your help. Everyone loves playing the live version of the game with so many things to do. Launch larger-than-life Angry Birds with massive slingshots; try your hand in a high-tech design studio; VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, For Grown-ups, Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9), Museums (workshops, exhibits, tours), Preschooler (2-5), Tweens & Teens (10+)

Dinosaur Train Pulls into Liberty Science Center

Dec 13, 2019

It's all aboard for Dinosaur Train in a new exhibit that transports kids back to the Mesozoic Period. They'll learn about science and dinosaurs as they climb on the train to learn about steam engines; excavate fossils; operate the ticket booth; crawl through a hollow tree; learn what various dinosaurs VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9), Museums (workshops, exhibits, tours), Nature (science, outdoors, gardens, animals), Preschooler (2-5)

Culinary Classes at HCCC Fall/Winter

Dec 13, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Join us for a unique, hands-on culinary experience at our award-winning Culinary Arts Institute, ranked #8 in the country. Whether you are a novice cook or a true gourmet, our cooking and baking classes will help you raise your culinary game. Visit our website to learn about more personal enrichment VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, For Grown-ups, Holiday (seasonal events), Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9), Preschooler (2-5), Tweens & Teens (10+)

Winter Waterfowl Walk

Dec 14, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

Liberty State Park is a key destination for migrating winter waterfowl. Join us for a guided walk along the river to learn about some of these winter visitors. Please dress for the weather, as we will be outside for most of the program, and bring binoculars if you have them. VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, For Grown-ups, Free Events, Kids (5-9), Nature (science, outdoors, gardens, animals), Tweens & Teens (10+)

Mommy and Me Toddler Art Classes

Dec 14, 2019 @ 10:30 AM

Get creative with your little one! DT234 Gallery & Art Studio offers Mommy + Me Toddler Classes at their studio location. Bond with your little artist and nurture your child’s creativity! Your child will explore creative play and benefit from strengthening their fine motor skills with a paintbrush in hand! VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), Baby (under 2), For Families, Indoor Activities, Jersey Shore (from Sandy Hook to Cape May), Kids (5-9), Parenting (seminars, workshops, events, mom/dad groups), Preschooler (2-5)

HCCC Holiday Event AND Online Pop Up Shop

Dec 14, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

This year, we will be in the beautiful sixth floor gallery atrium of the Gabert Library, directly across from the Journal Square PATH Station. Boasting floor to ceiling windows overlooking the striking views of Jersey City, the atrium will be transformed into a Winter Wonderland, featuring a Festive Magic Show for VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), Books (storytelling, author events, library programs), Festivals (fairs, parties, parades), For Families, For Grown-ups, Holiday (seasonal events), Kids (5-9), Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies), Tweens & Teens (10+)

Free Holiday Crafts for Kids: Winter Themed!

Dec 14, 2019 @ 01:00 PM

Join DT234 Gallery & Art Studio for their FREE Monthly Kids Workshop Saturday December 14 1-2pm. A 1 hr art class for kids ages 4-8. This coming workshop is winter themed! Kids will have fun creating their whimsical winter art piece together with the help of an instructor helping them VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), For Families, Free Events, Holiday (seasonal events), Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9), Parenting (seminars, workshops, events, mom/dad groups), Preschooler (2-5)

Trailblazers Volunteer Day

Dec 15, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

Looking for volunteer opportunities? LSP Trailblazers focus on removing invasive weeds and vines from the Richard J. Sullivan Natural Area and mulching native shrubs to improve habitat. We recommend that you wear long sleeves and pants, sturdy shoes, and work gloves if you have them. Gloves and trash bags will VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, For Grown-ups, Free Events, Nature (science, outdoors, gardens, animals), Outdoor Activities, Tweens & Teens (10+)

Cuts of Meat (Weekend Workshops)

Dec 15, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Join us for a unique, hands-on culinary experience at our award-winning Culinary Arts Institute, ranked #8 in the country. Whether you are a novice cook or a true gourmet, our cooking and baking classes will help you raise your culinary game. Visit our website to learn about more personal enrichment and professional VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Grown-ups, Indoor Activities