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Gingerbread Wonderland & Craft Show

Dec 13, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

A candy lover’s dream, now in its 28th year! Marvel at the creativity and skill displayed at this festive and charming exhibit featuring 150+ edible masterpieces crafted by local schools, scout troops, and families. With past creations from Hogwarts, to enchanted gardens, pirate ships, and Santa’s Workshop, this is a VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), Baby (under 2), Festivals (fairs, parties, parades), For Families, For Grown-ups, Holiday (seasonal events), Kids (5-9), Preschooler (2-5), Tweens & Teens (10+)

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

Dec 13, 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)

Experience Historic Chester This Holiday Season!

Dec 13, 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

Dec 13, 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)

NJ Ballet’s Nutcracker with New Jersey Symphony Orchestra

Dec 13, 2019 @ 06:00 PM

**14 performances! Times vary; please check our website for details.** Our annual seasonal favorite enchants youngsters and grown-ups alike with splendid dancing, live accompaniment by New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, eye-popping special effects and a touch of holiday magic. Full list of all 14 performances: Friday, December 13, 2019 7:30 PM VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, For Grown-ups, Holiday (seasonal events), Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9), Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies), Tweens & Teens (10+)

The Velveteen Rabbit

Dec 13, 2019 @ 07:00 PM

Join JAM this holiday season as we present the holiday classic, "The Velveteen Rabbit." This timeless tale tells the story of a child whose love brings a favorite toy to life. In her adventures, the stuffed rabbit learns about friendship and what it truly takes for a toy to become VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), Kids (5-9), Preschooler (2-5), Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies)

JAM Theater Company Presents: The Velveteen Rabbit

Dec 13, 2019 @ 07:00 PM

The Velveteen Rabbit tells the story of a child whose love brings a favorite toy to life. In her adventures, the stuffed rabbit learns about friendship and what it truly takes for a toy to become “real.” Join us for a modernly magical take on this timeless classic that will VIEW EVENT DETAILS

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

Minstrel Acoustic Concert Series

Dec 13, 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)

Cookies with Santa, Elsa and Anna

Dec 14, 2019

Join us at The Learning Experience of Parsippany for Cookies with Santa, Elsa, and Anna. We'll have story time, holiday crafts, games, and refreshments! VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Baby (under 2), Books (storytelling, author events, library programs), Festivals (fairs, parties, parades), For Families, Free Events, Holiday (seasonal events), Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9), Preschooler (2-5)

Gingerbread Wonderland & Craft Show

Dec 14, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

A candy lover’s dream, now in its 28th year! Marvel at the creativity and skill displayed at this festive and charming exhibit featuring 150+ edible masterpieces crafted by local schools, scout troops, and families. With past creations from Hogwarts, to enchanted gardens, pirate ships, and Santa’s Workshop, this is a VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), Baby (under 2), Festivals (fairs, parties, parades), For Families, For Grown-ups, Holiday (seasonal events), Kids (5-9), Preschooler (2-5), Tweens & Teens (10+)