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Scarecrows at Frelinghuysen Arboretum

Nov 29, 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)

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

Nov 29, 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)

Rock and Mineral Weekend

Nov 29, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Friday, November 29, 2019, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Saturday, November 30, 2019,10:00 AM - 5:00 PM  Sunday, December 1, 2019, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Enjoy a rockin' weekend at the Morris Museum. Shop for treasures with top mineral, gem, and fossil dealers, pick up unique minerals from Museum VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, For Grown-ups, Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9), Nature (science, outdoors, gardens, animals), Preschooler (2-5), Tweens & Teens (10+)

Experience Historic Chester This Holiday Season!

Nov 29, 2019 @ 12:30 PM

Chester’s thoroughfares are welcoming visitors this holiday season with an exciting mix of merriments sponsored by the Historic Chester Business Association (HCBA). A variety of eateries and shops—offering delectable treats, imaginative gifts, and treasures—are just waiting to be discovered! Holiday Activities (with individual event dates and times) include: SC3 Holiday VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), For Families, For Grown-ups, Free Events, Holiday (seasonal events), Outdoor Activities

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Parent Networking Support Group

Nov 29, 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 29, 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)

Apple Cidering

Nov 30, 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+)

Chris Westfall—Celebrate the Wonder of it All

Nov 30, 2019 @ 07:30 PM

Join this passionate troubadour as he takes you on a unique journey. With a voice of energy and conviction, Chris Westfall takes us out of our lives and we fly like a soaring eagle – full of spirit and emotion. Experience his ability to connect through song, transforming a simple VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, Holiday (seasonal events), Indoor Activities, Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies)

Brunch with Santa

Dec 01, 2019

Join us for a hearty brunch and a visit with Santa Claus on the farm. All ages will delight in the home cooked brunch and opportunity to take a photo with Santa himself, while experiencing a magical time on the farm. Brunch consists of a delicious assortment of home cooked VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Holiday (seasonal events)