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Nature’s Splendor: New Jersey Highlands Juried Art & Photography Exhibit

Sep 06, 2019 @ 11:00 AM

Thursday, August 1 – Sunday, November 3, 2019.  Organized by the New Jersey Highlands Coalition, in association with the Morris Museum, the 6th Annual Highlands Juried Art exhibit will once again incorporate paintings, drawings, photography, mixed media, and sculpture that celebrate the wealth of natural and cultural resources found throughout VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), For Families, For Grown-ups, Museums (workshops, exhibits, tours), Nature (science, outdoors, gardens, animals)

The American Arts & Crafts Chair: “A Message of Honesty and Joy”

Sep 06, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

The exhibition will feature thirteen exemplary examples of side chairs by handicraft-oriented furniture manufacturers--among them Gustav Stickley’s Craftsman Workshops, the L&JG Stickley Company, the Charles P. Limbert Company--as well as smaller, craft-oriented workshops such as Charles Rohlfs, the Roycroft Shops, Byrdcliffe Arts Colony, and Rose Valley Association. The exhibition will VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), For Families, Museums (workshops, exhibits, tours)

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Parent Networking Support Group

Sep 06, 2019 @ 6:00 PM

Don’t do it alone! Join us to discuss the joys and challenges of raising a child with special needs. Meet other families in the community experiencing challenges with children and grandchildren who struggle with emotional, behavioral, mental health, and other challenges. Learn about services available to you, participate in personally VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Free Events, Parenting (seminars, workshops, events, mom/dad groups), Special Needs (for families with children with special needs)

Minstrel Acoustic Concert Series

Sep 06, 2019 @ 7:30 PM

One of many activities sponsored by the Folk Project, a nonprofit organization run entirely by volunteers. Friday night concerts generally include an opening act and a main act. Second Friday of the month is usually Open Stage. Adults $10 at regular concerts; children 12 and under, free. Wheelchair accessible; free VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies)

Chester’s 46th Annual Fall Craft Show

Sep 07, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

Chester’s 46th Annual Fall Craft Show September 7th & 8th, 2019 10am-5pm: Rain or Shine! *Rated One of the Top 50 Craft Shows in the Nation* Over 200+ Tents Filled with the Finest Handmade Crafts. The most talented artisans on the East Coast will exhibit and sell their unique hand-crafted VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), Festivals (fairs, parties, parades), For Families, For Grown-ups, Outdoor Activities

46th Annual Fall Chester Craft Show

Sep 07, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

Enjoy a day in the town of Chester as it hosts artists for the 46th Annual Fall Chester Craft Show. Consistently ranked one of New Jerseys top craft shows, it attracts many artists from New Jersey as well as quality artists from as far away as New Hampshire, Ohio, and VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), For Families

Farm to Table Apple Pancake Breakfast

Sep 08, 2019 @ 08:00 AM

Enjoy a delicious all-you-can-eat apple pancake breakfast on the farm. Our breakfast features a hearty, all-you-can-eat breakfast of homemade pancakes with our delicious Alstede fresh apple topping, as well as sausage, eggs, bacon, potatoes and beverages. Your breakfast ticket includes admission to our pick your own fields and orchards (you VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, Nature (science, outdoors, gardens, animals)


Sep 08, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Come to the Whippany Railway Museum on Sunday, September 8th for our "Touch-A-Truck 2 & Train Ride" event.  This family event offers children of all ages a hands-on opportunity to explore working trucks of all types, as well as meeting the people who build, protect and serve the local community. VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, Kids (5-9), Preschooler (2-5), Tweens & Teens (10+)

Read with Reptiles

Sep 08, 2019 @ 01:00 PM

Experience a bit of the Florida Keys during Read with Reptiles.  Churchville Nature Center will bring live water dragons as part of their Reptile Smiles program. Local author, Marin Resnick, will be reading her debut children's book "Scary the Scared Iguana." Scary the Iguana is one scary looking fellow. But VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Books (storytelling, author events, library programs), For Families, Nature (science, outdoors, gardens, animals)