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Predator or Prey

Apr 09, 2020 @ 09:00 AM

Stealth and silence or strength and agility? Learn about the amazing adaptations some animals have that allow them to be top hunters or skilled survivors. VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Kids (5-9), Nature (science, outdoors, gardens, animals), Open Houses (schools, camps, free demo classes), Outdoor Activities

Introduction to Ceramics Course

Apr 09, 2020 @ 10:00 AM

During an eight-session weekly course, participants will learn the foundational hand-building and wheel throwing ceramic techniques. Starting with inspiration from the Newark Museum of Art’s ceramic collections, participants will create functional and decorative objects using pinch-pot, slab-building, coil-building, and wheel throwing methods. The course will cover the basics of working VIEW EVENT DETAILS

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

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Preschool Storytime

Apr 09, 2020 @ 01:00 PM

Join us for story time and a craft in our meeting room. For ages 3-5, younger siblings are welcome to attend. Registration required. VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Books (storytelling, author events, library programs), Free Events

Free Weekly Day Meditations

Apr 09, 2020 @ 01:10 PM

Join us for partially guided meditations every Monday and Thursday afternoons from 1:10-1:45pm.  Learn to mediate or expand your current practice. Come experience the benefits of meditation and practice in community. Beginners welcome, no experience necessary. Krame Center, Anisfield School of Business, Rm 420, Ramapo College of New Jersey, Mahwah. For VIEW EVENT DETAILS

Weekly Thursday Day Meditations

Apr 09, 2020 @ 01:10 PM

Join us for partially guided meditations every Thursday afternoon from 1:10-1:45pm. Learn to mediate or expand your current practice. Come experience the benefits of meditation and practice in community. Beginners welcome, no experience necessary. Krame Center for Mindful Living, Anisfield School of Business, Rm 420, Ramapo College of New Jersey, Mahwah. For more VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Grown-ups, Free Events

Easter EGGspress at DiDonato’s

Apr 09, 2020 @ 04:00 PM

HOP Aboard DiDonato's EGGspress Easter-themed train ride Meet and Greet and free photo opportunity with the Easter Bunny Egg hunt Easter Prize from DiDonato's One Free Game of Bowling and One shoe rental with every ticket purchased One Free round on indoor, 3D glow-in-the-dark mini-golf with every ticket purchased Endless VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Baby (under 2), For Families, For Grown-ups, Holiday (seasonal events), Kids (5-9), Outdoor Activities, Preschooler (2-5), Special Needs (for families with children with special needs), Sports (events, games)

Good Friday Camp: Jewelry Making Basics

Apr 10, 2020 @ 09:00 AM

Make your own handmade jewelry! We'll make necklaces, bracelets, keychains, and more using colorful beads and charms. Children should bring their own water and snack. Fri, 9:00am - 12:00pm Apr 10, 2020 (1 day) Ages 6 - 10 yrs The Eclectic Chic Boutique 547 Bloomfield Avenue Montclair, NJ 07042 VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9)

Good Friday Camp: Crocheting

Apr 10, 2020 @ 01:00 PM

Make your own accessories! Learn how to crochet to make your own fun and functional crafts such as scarves, pouches, bracelets, and more! Each session there will be a different project. Children should bring their own water and snack. Fri, 1:00pm - 4:00pm Apr 10, 2020 (1 day) Ages 10 VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9)

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Mind and Body Wellness Workshop

Apr 10, 2020 @ 04:30 PM

This course is an introduction for Parents and Children together to learn about some of the more holistic and Eastern approaches to overall mind-and-body wellness. Each session will cover a number of modalities in an educational and playful way. Students will learn skills that can be practiced at home and VIEW EVENT DETAILS

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

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Extreme LSC

Apr 10, 2020 @ 06:00 PM

Laser tag! Slime! A massive ball pit! Blast off into a brand new adventure for kids at Liberty Science Center: Extreme LSC! Happening every fourth Friday from 6 pm – 10 pm, Extreme LSC is the ultimate way to kick off a weekend of fun. Experience Liberty Science Center's most exciting adventures VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9), Museums (workshops, exhibits, tours), Preschooler (2-5)