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Scarecrows at Frelinghuysen Arboretum

Nov 08, 2019

Beginning Saturday, October 19 through Sunday, December 1, explore the beautiful gardens of the Frelinghuysen Arboretum in Morris Township, and spy dozens of festive, fall scarecrows designed by individuals, businesses, organizations, scout groups, and school classes. Visit the Haggerty Education Center for a map of locations to find these crafty creations. Keep VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Festivals (fairs, parties, parades), For Families, Free Events, Holiday (seasonal events)


Nov 08, 2019

The all-new “Disney Junior Holiday Party! On Tour” Presented by Pull-Ups® debuts Friday, November 1 in Scranton, Pennsylvania. An extension of the popular Pollstar-nominated "Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour," the 46-date interactive show features favorite Disney Junior characters, including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Vampirina and Bingo and Rolly from "Puppy Dog Pals" VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Baby (under 2), For Families, Holiday (seasonal events), Kids (5-9), Preschooler (2-5), Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies)

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

Nov 08, 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

Nov 08, 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

Nov 08, 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)

Pie Tasting Event at Alstede Farms

Nov 09, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Whether its sweet or savory, fruity or chocolatey, no Thanksgiving feast is complete without delicious pies. Experience the euphoria of sampling over 30 different types, completely free of charge, at the Farm store, giving guests the opportunity to pre-order and bring home the perfect assortment for their Thanksgiving meals. VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Grown-ups, Free Events, Holiday (seasonal events)

Apple Cidering

Nov 09, 2019 @ 12:30 PM

The perfect fall family tradition! Make delicious, homemade apple cider using an old-fashioned, hand-cranked cider press, and learn fun facts about the amazing apple. Best of all, enjoy the fruits of your labor, and sample the fresh cider. This event is rain or shine!   VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Baby (under 2), For Families, For Grown-ups, Holiday (seasonal events), Kids (5-9), Museums (workshops, exhibits, tours), Nature (science, outdoors, gardens, animals), Outdoor Activities, Preschooler (2-5), Tweens & Teens (10+)

Paranormal Evenings at Cooper Gristmill

Nov 09, 2019 @ 07:30 PM

Experience the phenomenon known as ‘ghost hunting,’ led by Specter Seekers Paranormal Society, a group of experts with over 25 years of paranormal experience. Join an investigation of Cooper Gristmill, for the first time. Learn the different methods and equipment used to contact, confront, and communicate with the other side. VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Holiday (seasonal events), Museums (workshops, exhibits, tours)

PurpleStride New Jersey 2019

Nov 10, 2019 @ 07:30 AM

PurpleStride returns to Mack-Cali Business Campus, Parsippany in Parsippany on Sunday, November 10 to raise funds and awareness for pancreatic cancer. PurpleStride New Jersey 2019 is celebrating its 10th anniversary! To all of our supporters, welcome and thank you for celebrating PurpleStride New Jersey's 10th Anniversary! A signature event of VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, Outdoor Activities