Calendar of New Jersey Events

New Jersey is a great place to take in some FREE or low cost family activities. If you are looking for things to do in New Jersey today or in the days ahead, just take a look at our Calendar of New Jersey events. Follow the links below for more information on these New Jersey events and events in the surrounding area that we think your family will enjoy.

 

We love sharing with families fun things to do in NJ and we would be thrilled to let our readers know about your events in New Jersey. Don’t you want families to know about your events in NJ? For information on having your event listed and advertised on the Jersey Family Fun Calendar of New Jersey Events, please visit our event submission directions.

 

Here’s how best to use this Calendar of New Jersey Events

  • Click on the + sign for an event to get more brief details about the event.
  • Clicking on the read more link will take you to a blog post with more information about the event.
  • You can use the drop down menus under categories or tags to find events by the type of event or the county of the event’s location. Underneath the Calendar of New Jersey Events, you can subscribe to the calendar in a number of ways.
  • You can use the arrows at the top and bottom of the calendar to scroll to the previous listings or the next set of listing of New Jersey events.

 

After visiting our calendar you can find more great free things to do in New Jersey and free places to go in New Jersey in this Jersey Family Fun blog post, FREE Places to Go in New Jersey.

Free Places to go in New Jersey Free things to do in New Jersey

 

 

Mar 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Pt. Pleasant Boro Branch
February- Ruby Bridges March- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles April- The Wild Life For more information, click here.
Mar 24 all-day Secaucus Public Library
Saturday March 25, 20179:00 AM to 4:00 PM Panasonic Room Join us for special events throughout the day on Friday, March 24th and Saturday, March 25th in celebration of NJ Makers Day. Programs and a...
Mar 24 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm Jackson Branch Library
Programs not listed as DROP IN require registration. For more information, click here. Friday 9:30-10:30 Make a Cheerio Bird Feeder (ages 3-6) 11:00 – 12:00 Make Aromatherapy Heating Pads (adults) 11:00- 12:00 DROP IN- Make...
Mar 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am Sky Zone
f they can walk, they can jump! Toddler Time at Sky Zone is a special time just for the little ones, where they can explore exciting new ways to be active, all while staying safe....
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Vineland Public Library
Baby Story Time for ages 6-23 months. For more information, click here.
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Bergen County Zoo
The Zoo is opened seven days a week. Hours of operation are from 10:00 am until 4:30 pm. **Last admission to the zoo is at 4:00 pm – those within the zoo can remain until 4:30 pm**...
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Manchester Branch Library
Ages 7-18. Come and learn what it takes to make your own bouncy ball. For more information, click here.
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Lovin' Oven
Join us for story time and stay for brunch!
Mar 24 @ 10:15 am – 10:45 am Logan Township Library
Bring your child, up to 5 years old, to Logan Township Library.  Enjoy singing, finger plays, instruments & dancing. For more info visit Logan Township Library’s website.
Mar 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am Gloucester Township Library
Ages 9-17 months with caregiver. Come make new friends at the library. Toys and books provided, but no organized programming. For more info visit Gloucester Township Library’s website.
Mar 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Haddon Twp Library
Little ones and their caregivers, meet new friends at the library. We provide the setting but no organized programming. For more info visit Haddon Twp Library’s website.
Mar 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Pemberton Library
Babies & caregivers are invited to enjoy stories, finger plays, songs and play time together. Recommended for babies birth up to 17 months. For more info visit Pemberton Library’s website.
Mar 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Brigantine Library
Suggested for ages 3 1/2-5. Join Miss Bonnie to hear stories, sing songs, & make a quick craft. Held in the Brigantine branch kids’ room. For more information click here
Mar 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us every Wednesday and Friday for special readings, crafts and, of course, fun!
Mar 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Barnes & Noble
Join us for our Friday morning Storytimes every week at 11am.
Mar 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Barnes and Noble
Join our booksellers for special Storytimes every Wednesday and Friday at 11:00AM in our Children’s Department.
Mar 24 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am Glassboro Library
Glassboro Library’s youngest patrons, ages 6 to 18 months, enjoy songs, fingerplay, stories, and friendship on the carpet. Come join us every Friday for a great way to introduce your child to a lifetime of reading.
Mar 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm World Cafe Live
Join us as THE MOLOCHS perform at WXPN Free at Noon on Friday March 24th. Location: World Cafe Live – 3025 Walnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19104 Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Show is free...
Mar 24 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Lakewood Branch Library
Come every Friday for a family fun craft for all ages. For more information, click here.
Mar 24 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Stafford Branch Library
Explore maker culture, work on a group invention, and create something neat to take home. New projects will be starting every half hour. This is a fun event for families with teens and tweens. For...
Mar 24 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm Bordentown Library
Join Bordentown Library every Friday for Dog Tales. Children of all ages are invited to meet Isla, a reading therapy dog. Isla will listen as children read their favorite books to her. Visist Bordentown Library...
Mar 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Rancocas Nature Center
This is a great time of year to get outside and see the seasons progress. Get your school-aged kids (no preschoolers, please) out afterschool or just bring yourself for a quick –paced fitness hike. Of...
Mar 24 @ 7:00 pm – 7:15 pm Barnes & Noble
Join us at 7:00PM for a family themed Storytime event. Kids of all ages welcome!    
Mar 24 @ 7:00 pm Stony Brook Elementary
A spirited salute to America in song, dance and story. This charming musical takes a loving look at a small group of immigrants who came to America in the early 1900’s and follows their experiences...
Mar 25 all-day The People Care Center
2/25 Robots! (with Andrew Terranova of Let’s Make Robots and Sandy Roberts of Kaleidoscope Enrichment) 10am – 3 pm 3/12 Astronomy and Flight Day (with a demonstration by world class Boomerang champion Peter Hansch) 1pm...
Mar 25 all-day Secaucus Public Library
Saturday March 25, 20179:00 AM to 4:00 PM Panasonic Room Join us for special events throughout the day on Friday, March 24th and Saturday, March 25th in celebration of NJ Makers Day. Programs and a...
Mar 25 @ 7:00 am – 2:00 pm Shore Good Donuts
Come to Shore Good Donuts for a Free Donut and Cup of Coffee Saturday, March 25 7:00 am – 2:00 pm   https://www.facebook.com/pages/Shore-Good-Donuts
Mar 25 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Reed Reeves Arboretum
http://www.reeves-reedarboretum.org/childrenPrograms.php     Make a discovery at the Arboretum and enjoy a unique family experience. Drop by the Stackhouse Education Center on Saturdays, any time between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm, for an interactive exploration...
Mar 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Frelinghuysen Arboretum
FRELINGHUYSEN ARBORETUM, 353 EAST HANOVER AVENUE, MORRIS TOWNSHIP Grab a camera or phone and stop by the Haggerty Education Center for a nature photo scavenger hunt. Visitors can pick up the list, head outside and...
Mar 25 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Palisades Community Center
Palisades Indoor Winter Farmers’ Market: Serving Bergen and Rockland Counties for 9 years! Housed in a charming historic schoolhouse, the Palisades Indoor Winter Farmers’ Market has everything you need to make delicious seasonal meals. Every...