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Nature Storytime for Garden Sprouts 2019 Welcome to Garden Sprouts! The Garden Sprouts program is designed to allow children ages 3 to 7 the opportunity to explore the Duke Farms Community Garden. Topics will capture the beauty and intricacies of the garden as the season progresses. Each class will include a story and a related garden theme investigation. Registration and story time...Find out more »
Asbury Fresh returns for its 2019 outdoor season Starting Sunday May 12th. Shop weekly from over 50 local farmers, food purveyors, local artisans and more. We'll have lots of family activities, food & craft demos, live music and more. This event is FREE and open to the public.Find out more »
SAVE THE DATE!! The Annual Spring Show of the Somerset County 4-H Trainmasters will be held on Saturday and Sunday, June 8th and 9th from 10:00am-5:00pm each day. The first 20 children through the doors each day will receive a prize! Admission is $4.00 per Adult and $2.00 for Children under the age of 12...Find out more »
Sanctuary Tours – 2019 Tour schedule For 2019, the tours will run every Sunday between Memorial Day and Labor Day, Saturdays in July-August. Please note, no tours scheduled on Memorial Day or Labor Day weekend. Saturdays (July 6 through August 24) 10am July 6,13,20,27 August 3,10,17,24 Sundays (June 2 through August 25) 10am June 2,9,16,23,30 July 7,14,21,28...Find out more »
Ever think you could be doing more to help save the planet? Venture over to Burlington County’s Annual Earth Fair to find out! Making a comeback again this year, The Sustainable Living Tent is full of ideas for reducing your carbon footprint. A fan favorite and popular guest at the event, Mike McGrath, host of...Find out more »
When: Sunday June 9th Time: 10:AM – 5:00 PM Where: Paragon Drive Montvale NJ 07645 Additional Information, please call Connie at 201-505-8294 or email: firstname.lastname@example.orgFind out more »
Details about the strawberry festival and strawberry picking at Von Thun Farms in Washington, New Jersey.Find out more »
June 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm $25 – $30 Gardening with Little Ones Instructor: Jeanine Cava Date/Time: Sunday June 9, 2019 10am – 12:30pm Fee: $25 members/ $30 nonmembers This class will be filled with kid-focused gardening fun, including stories, games, crafts and hands-on gardening time. All ages, kids need a grown up...Find out more »
Live and feel what it was like inn the 18th century. Weekends throughout the summer season will include activities and demonstrations in the arts, blacksmithing, cooking, and more! Self guided tours of the mansion will be offered. Starting Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. Admission is $5/person, children under 12 are free.Find out more »
Medford Village’s flower lined Main Street comes alive each June as tents filled with fine arts, colorful crafts, fine wine, and good food. Several South Jersey wineries and Medford’s local breweries are interspersed between the arts and crafts booths and local bands play music throughout the afternoon. The whole family can enjoy activities such as...Find out more »
Join us on Sunday, June 9th, from 11am to 5pm on Main Street’s Business District for the 23rd Annual Stanhope Spring Festival Day. A great family day featuring crafters, vendors, antiques, great food and music. 50/50 tickets are available now at Borough Hall and will be sold during the festival. Tickets are $1.00 each. The...Find out more »
Wayne Day is Sunday, June 9, 2019, from 11 to 5 behind Wayne Valley High School! Wayne Day is a day of fun and entertainment that was created for the purpose of bringing the Township residents together to learn more about our community and the many things that our Township has to offer. This is the day to come...Find out more »
49TH ANNUAL IRISH FESTIVAL JUNE 9, 2019 FROM 11:00AM TO 06:00PM Make it a lucky day and come celebrate your inner Irish at the 49th Annual Irish Festival. Grab your favorite green outfit and come celebrate! Start your day with a Roman Catholic Mass. Follow that with a fun-filled day of live Thoroughbred racing, Irish step...Find out more »
Livingston's Annual SummerFest Celebration! This year, bigger and better than ever, Livingston's SummerFest will be: Sunday, June 9, 2019 | 11 am - 6 pm | Livingston Oval Admission is $5; proceeds to go to a local charity. Stop by and enjoy... Food Trucks | Live Music | Fishing Derby | Pool Open House |...Find out more »
Barnes & Noble's Upcoming Events for Kids Keep this list handy as we will be updating it monthly. While these events should be happening at all Barnes & Nobles stores unless noted otherwise we do recommend you do check with your local store to confirm. Baby & Me Storytime Featuring Alphaprints: Colors Sunday June 02, 2019...Find out more »
June 9th, 2019 from 12–5pm On Sunday, June 9, 2019 registered students will have the opportunity to present their projects while competing for over $5,000 in cash and iPlay America prizes. Best of all, the school with the most entries will win a night of FREE Unlimited Rides for the entire school on Friday, June...Find out more »
Flower on Canvas Class June 9 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm $20 – $25 Instructor: Mallorie Evans Date/Time: Sunday June 9, 2019 12 noon – 3pm Fee: $20 members/ $25 nonmembers Perfect gift or home decor…this gorgeous paper flower canvas wall art will bring beauty into any room. Come join paper artist Mallorie Evans where you...Find out more »
Join us for our annual street fair. Enjoy games, food, vendors, concerts, and more!Find out more »
You too can be Greek for a day at the Holmdel Greek Food Festival! Being Greek means relishing the world around you and enjoying life to its fullest. The Holmdel Greek Food Festival gives us the opportunity to open our arms, our hearts, and our kitchens as we share our culture with you! So, what...Find out more »
Big Greek Festival, held annually for 49 years this year, offers a welcoming venue to have fun with kids in Morris County, while also offering a firsthand view of the rich cultural heritage and tastes of Greece. During our festival, everyone’s a Greek: Try all kinds of fresh dishes and delicacies, while sampling Greek wines and...Find out more »
Following a year off in 2018, one of the Jersey Shore’s favorite food festivals, the Atlantic City Food Truck Festival, is making it’s return to the world famous Atlantic City Boardwalk under the direction of the original organizers. Be sure to join us June 8th and 9th in scenic Brighton Park as we spend a...Find out more »
Join us for our annual re-enactment of the June 1776 arrest of Royal Governor William Franklin by Patriot Forces. FREE ADMISSION. Following the performance: Open House; Museum Tours; Colonial Music; Light Refreshments; Gift Shop.Find out more »
Mark your calendars for June 9. We're designating it "Celebrate Cranford," in honor of Cranford's recent ranking as the top downtown in NJ! The event will have a Kid Zone, Fit Fest, Music, and Sloppy Joe Eating Contest! The event is sponsored by Downtown Cranford, Cranford Community Connection, Cranford Jaycees, Cranford Area Chamber of Commerce, and Cranford Municipal Alliance....Find out more »
The Gone Fishing movement is to encourage everyone young and old to go fishing, and also take someone fishing. When you take someone fishing, you’re introducing them to a lifetime of fun. Saturday, June 8th and Sunday, June 9th 1pm through 4pm we will have our casting pond set up in the store. We welcome...Find out more »
3rd Annual "We Are 1" - A Celebration of Community Join us for our Third Annual "We are 1" event at Cavallo Park on June 9, 2019 beginning at 1:00 pm.Find out more »
Tours of the Museum every Wednesday and Sunday 1pm - 4pm 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...Find out more »
Sunday, June 9, 1:30—3:00 pm: Dragonflies & Damselflies of Great Swamp NWR Join naturalist Dorothy Smullen for a look at these incredible insects. You’ll learn some fascinating facts and some ID tips. Visitor Center. Sunday, July 14, 1:30-3:00pm: US Fish and Wildlife Service and Urban Partnerships Join Deputy Manager Lia McLaughlin as she describes the...Find out more »
Thanks to the generous support of the Hoboken Family Alliance, the Museum hosts a weekly Storytime program at the Fire Department Museum, at 213 Bloomfield St. We invite children between the ages of 2 and 5 years to join us downtown every Sunday at 1:30pm. Special guest readers from the Hoboken Public Library join us...Find out more »
The Mayor and Council are pleased to present the 2nd Annual Wood-Ridge Town Day on Sunday, June 9, 2019. This outdoor street festival will be held rain or shine on Valley Boulevard, between Wood-Ridge Avenue and Windsor Road, from 2 to 7 p.m. There will be a live performance by "The Nerds," as well as...Find out more »
For visitors with children 5-10 years old, we suggest our shorter family shows. They run about half an hour, do not include a live presentation and cost only $2 per person! Each month we play a different title. Edelman Planetarium Show Schedule Sundays in May, 2 p.m. - Perfect Little Planet Imagine the ultimate space vacation!...Find out more »
Free concert open to all ages!Find out more »
It's time for another fun Municipal Alliance Carnival. This year's carnival is on the following dates/times at MacKinnon Middle School: June 6th - 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Thursday is School Spirit Day. We are asking for all students to wear their school colors, school apparel or school sports uniforms. June 7th - 5:00 - 10:30...Find out more »
Every Sunday, May 26th - Aug 25th Every Sunday is Family Fun Night at Pier Village. Enjoy an evening of fun for the whole family on Festival plaza from 4PM – 9PM for bounce houses, slides, inflatable obstacle courses and much more…. Visit the Pier Village Family Game Room, Boardwalk Fun N’ Games for amazing...Find out more »
Swing by The Yard each Sunday at 4 PM for a free family movie (and small toy!) June through August!! Summer Movies Series 2019 Schedule 6/2/19 - Ralph Breaks the Internet (Wreck it Ralph 2) 6/9/19 – Moana 6/16/19 - Trolls 6/23/19 – Mary Poppins Returns 6/30/19 – Frozen 7/7/19 – Cinderella (2015) 7/14/19 -...Find out more »
The Hudson Shakespeare Company presents the first of the summer’s two Shakespeare in the Park performances at the Community Park North Amphitheater. Under the leadership of Artistic Director Jon Ciccarelli, The Hudson Shakespeare Company is known for utilizing some of the best young and experienced actors, directors and crew from around the tri-state area. June 9: 6:00pm...Find out more »
Concert in the Park Series will take place at Washington Lake Park Amphitheater unless otherwise noted. Concerts will begin at 7:00pm. We look forward to seeing you there! June 2 ~ FM Band (Come dance the night away with this high energy party band!) June 9 ~ Soul Cruisers (11 Man Horn Group Playing Motown...Find out more »