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10:00 am

Story Time at Booktowne – Manasquan

November 21 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

Booktowne, 171 Main Street
Manasquan, NJ United States
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Free

Story Time with Miss Jan every week, 10AM on Wednesdays at BookTowne. Perfect for 2-5years old.

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Barnes and Noble Story Time – Morris Plains

November 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until January 23, 2019

Barnes and Noble – Morris Plains, 1940 Route 10 West
Morris Plains, NJ United States
Free

Join us every Wednesday at 10:00AM for storytime in the Kids' Department! Fun picture books selected by store employees, different every week and different from our Saturday Storytime books.

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The Christmas Ice Caverns

November 21 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2018

An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 23, 2018

One event on December 24, 2018 at 10:00am

The Ice Caverns, 437 US Highway 46
Fairfield, NJ United States
$4.99

Make The Christmas Ice Caverns An Annual Tradition!     Last December, we spent a day visiting some Christmas and holiday attractions that we hadn't been to before. Despite having family in the area, somehow we hadn't been to the Christmas Ice Caverns at Jody's Silk Florist in Fairfield. The Ice Caverns remind me of...

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10:30 am

Barnes and Noble Story Time – Clark

November 21 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating until January 23, 2019

Barnes and Noble – Clark, 1180 Raritan Road
Clark, NJ United States
Free

Staff Pick: Storytime Favorites Join us for a fun and engaging children's Storytime each week as our booksellers read stories from our favorite authors and illustrators. The reading will be followed by kids' crafts that can be hung on display in our store or taken home for your personal galleries!

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11:00 am

Barnes and Noble Story Time – East Brunswick

November 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, repeating until December 26, 2018

barnes and Noble – East Brunswick, 753 Route 18
East Brunswick, NJ United States
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Free

Wednesday Morning Storytime Join us for a fun Storytime, every Wednesday at 11am! We'll read a story and have a quick coloring activity to follow. You do not need to register for this Storytime! Children must stay with a parent or guardian at all times.

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Barnes and Noble Story Time – Paramus

November 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, repeating until January 2, 2019

Barnes and Noble – Paramus, 765 Route 17 South
Paramus, NJ United States
Free

Join us every Wednesday at 11am for a special Storytime with fun-filled activity or craft in the Children's Department.

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Wednesday Story Time – Barnes and Noble Princeton

November 21 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

Barnes and Noble – Princeton, 3535 US Highway 1
Princeton, NJ United States
Free

Join us every Wednesday for Storytime in our Children's Department featuring seasonal stories with our favorite characters. Coloring activity to follow.

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Barnes and Noble Story Time – Marlton

November 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, repeating until January 23, 2019

Barnes and Noble – Marlton, 200 West Route 70
Marlton, NJ United States
Free

Come on over to our place for great stories, good conversation and a simple activity. Today's Storytime is especially suited for children ages 3 to 5. Join us!

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11:30 am

Barnes and Noble Story Time – Howell

November 21 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Wednesday, repeating until December 26, 2018

Barnes and Noble – Howell Howell, NJ United States

11:30 AM Storytime, crafts, songs and games in the Children’s Department.

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12:00 pm

Gaudio’s “G” Boys Animation Wonderland

November 21 @ 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 24, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 22, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 23, 2018

McNaughton’s Garden Center, 351 Kresson Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034 United States
$4

Gaudio's "G" Boys Animation Wonderland GAUDIO'S "G" BOYS ANIMATION WONDERLAND It's back!! The long-awaited, much loved South Jersey family tradition - the "G" Boys Animation Wonderland is back for its 3rd year at McNaughton's Cherry Hill location! Share the magic of your childhood with your own children in this magical walk-through display. Completely REVAMPED and...

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1:00 pm

Proprietary House Tours – Perth Amboy

November 21 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Wednesday, repeating until November 25, 2018

Proprietary House, 149 Kearny Avenue
Perth Amboy, NJ United States
Free

Completed in 1764, Proprietary House has served as a residence to New Jersey’s last Royal Governor, a stylish hotel, a private mansion, a retirement home, a boarding house, and now a museum. A true survivor, this building has seen war and peace, fire and storms, neglect and restoration, to stand witness to 250 years of...

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2:00 pm

Jumpin’ Jamie Show at Allwood Library

November 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Clifton Allwood Library, 44 Lyall Rd
Clifton, NJ United States
Free

Thanksgiving show with Jumpin' Jamie Wednesday November 21, 2018 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Allwood Story Room Let's give THANKS with Jumpin' Jamie! Jamie comes always packed with music, energy, and a lot of fun to celebrate the spirit of the holiday. A light refreshment will be served. This program is brought to you by...

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3:30 pm

Book & Build Club at Linwood Public Library

November 21 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

Linwood Public Library, 310 Davis Ave
Linwood, New Jersey 08221
Free

The new weekly Book & Build Club for children ages 5 and up starts on Wednesday, October 24, at 3:30 p.m. with Miss Ariel. Each week, we’ll have a themed story time followed by building with LEGOs. Registration is not required.

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4:00 pm

Jumpin’ Jamie Show at Clifton Main Library

November 21 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Clifton Main Library, 292 Piaget Ave
Clifton, NJ United States
Free

Thanksgiving Show with Jumpin' Jamie Wednesday November 21, 2018 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM Main Library Full Community Room Let's give THANKS with Jumpin' Jamie! Jamie comes always packed with music, energy, and a lot of fun to celebrate the spirit of the holiday. A light refreshment will be served. This program is brought to...

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5:00 pm

Avalon Festival of Trees

November 21 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on November 23, 2018 at 12:00pm

The Whitebrier, 260 20th street
Avalon, NJ 08202 United States
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Free

Festival of Trees, The Whitebrier November 21 - 5-9pm; November 23 - Noon to 8pm Kick off Thanksgiving Weekend with a stop at The Whitebrier for Festival of Trees, featuring more than 30 beautifully decorated trees and wreaths from local businesses. Bid on your favorites and take one home for some added holiday cheer!

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