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A Human Being Died That Night: Reading of the Anti-Apartheid Play by Richard Wright

Nov 09, 2019 @ 02:00 PM

This anti-Apartheid play will be performed by the Oldwick Community Players, directed by Merry LaRue and starring Leonie Infantry and Christopher Rollings. Registration required.   VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Books (storytelling, author events, library programs), For Grown-ups, Free Events

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Transforming Journalism: How Augmented and Virtual Reality are Impacting the News

Nov 12, 2019 @ 07:00 PM

Explore how augmented and virtual reality are immersive forms of communication, transforming the news media on multiple levels with Prof. John Pavlik, from Rutgers School of Communication and Information. Registration required. VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Books (storytelling, author events, library programs), For Grown-ups, Free Events

Roy Orbison & Buddy Holly Rock ‘N’ Roll Dream Tour

Nov 12, 2019 @ 08:00 PM

"These two men…defined the genre of Rock and Roll, from writing to recording to the standard band configuration, and they influenced everyone from Elvis to The Beatles."--Brian Becker, Chairman and CEO of BASE Hologram Thanks to new technology rock and roll pioneers, Roy Orbison and Buddy Holly perform on stage VIEW EVENT DETAILS

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

3rd Annual Sugarloaf Craft Festival

Nov 15, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

Sugarloaf Craft Festivals returns to Edison, NJ, November 15-17! Join us at the NJ Convention & Expo Center for a weekend of holiday shopping and family-friendly fun. Aisle after aisle of handmade arts & crafts await! With art, gifts, fashion, jewelry, home decor, furniture and much more, there's something for VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), Festivals (fairs, parties, parades)

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Advance Directive Documents, Hospice Care, and More

Nov 16, 2019 @ 02:00 PM

Make sense of the different advance care planning documents: living wills, health care proxy, Five Wishes, etc. Health care experts also explain the difference between palliative and hospice care. Panelists are: Dr. Kathleen Toomey, medical director of the Steeplechase Cancer Center at Somerset Medical Center; Judith Barberio, Ph.D., APN,c, Associate VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Books (storytelling, author events, library programs), For Grown-ups, Free Events

Matt Haimovitz & Navah Perlman

Nov 17, 2019 @ 03:00 PM

PROGRAM BEETHOVEN, 12 Variations on a Handel theme, “Judas Maccabaeus” GLASS, The Orchard  GLASS, Partita #2 for Solo Cello CORIGLIANO, Fantasia on an Ostinato BEETHOVEN, Sonata for Cello and Piano in D Major, Op. 102, No. 2 Illustrious cellist Matt Haimovitz and esteemed pianist Navah Perlman make their State Theatre debut! Haimovitz and Perlman have VIEW EVENT DETAILS

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

Holiday Light Show

Nov 29, 2019 @ 5:30 PM

Watch in wonderment as over 100 Christmas trees magically float on our very own Lake Meone and light up to the music around you. It is an orchestrated show of lights and music played out across the lake. Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 5:30 - 8:30 pm. Historic Smithville offers 60 VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, Free Events, Holiday (seasonal events), Outdoor Activities

December in Historic Smithville

Nov 30, 2019 @ 1:45 PM

Magical Talking Tree.. noon-5pm The Magical Talking Tree wakes up every weekend to talk to the young and young at heart. Christmas Train Ride.. 10am-8pm The Christmas Train will take you on a ride to see the whimsical decorated Village Story Time with Mrs. Claus.. 1:30-4:30pm. Mrs. Claus will read VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, Free Events, Indoor Activities, Outdoor Activities

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Breakfast with Santa in Historic Smithville

Dec 07, 2019 @ 9:00 AM

ONE seating beginning at 9am. Please call number below for reservations and information. VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Baby (under 2), For Families, Free Events, Holiday (seasonal events), Jersey Shore (from Sandy Hook to Cape May), Kids (5-9), Preschooler (2-5), Tweens & Teens (10+)

Wassail Day

Dec 07, 2019 @ 11:00 AM

The Village paths come alive with the sounds and smells of wintertime at this free family event. Select buildings will be open where guests can enjoy hands-on crafts, live music, hot beverages and holiday treats served by historical clothed interpreters. Visitors can meet Father Christmas in the Country Store. The VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, For Grown-ups, Free Events, Holiday (seasonal events), Kids (5-9), Outdoor Activities, Preschooler (2-5), Tweens & Teens (10+)