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Events for November 7, 2019
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October 8th – November 9th ~ Theme: Fairy Tales HKTWN BID businesses will be displaying Scarecrows around town, taking inspiration from diverse characters, creepy and cute alike! This year the BID again invites visitors and residents to take a Scarecrow Selfie! The BID will create a Facebook photo album where everyone can vote for his or...Find out more »
Saturday, October 19 through Sunday, December 1 Scarecrows in the Garden Take a stroll through the gardens to see dozens of ghoulish, whimsical, and colorful scarecrows. If you’ve made your own and dropped it off, see your work of art showcased. Time: 8 a.m. - Sunset. Location: The Frelinghuysen Arboretum, 353 East Hanover Ave., Morris...Find out more »
Grab a camera or phone and stop by the Haggerty Education Center for a nature photo scavenger hunt. Dates: October 15 – November 24, and December 21 through December 31 Families welcome to participate any time between 9:00 am and 3:30 pm Check morrisparks.net for program descriptions Call 973.326.7601 to register. Cost: $10 per family...Find out more »
School’s Out Drop-in Days From 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. on Monday, October 14; Thursday, November 7; & Friday, November 8 Open to ages 5-10 with adult We promise you won’t be bored on your day off from school! We’ve got Science Exploration Stations, Take Home Kids Creations and Building Fun, plus open gym time. Activities are...Find out more »
Come and enjoy a reading and activity for some of our favorite children's stories! For more information about this event, please visit the link listed here or the event organizer listed in the organizer area of this event listing. For information on advertising your events with Jersey Family Fun contact firstname.lastname@example.org.Find out more »
Baby & Me (Ages 0-18 mo) Stories & Song Thursdays @ 11:00 Stories and Songs with BOTH Ms. Samanthas! For more information about this event, please visit the link listed here or the event organizer listed in the organizer area of this event listing.Find out more »
Bring your family for the most magical of holiday happenings in South Jersey! Relive the memories from your childhood and make new ones with your kids in the ALL NEW "G Boys" Animation Wonderland at our Cherry Hill garden center! Plus, there will be Santa photos (see our event listing for specific times) and starting...Find out more »
First Thursday Night at the Montclair Art Museum Join us for Free First Thursday Nights at MAM every month from October through June, 5–9 p.m., and enjoy an evening of free art and dynamic programming. Free First Thursday Nights Include: Free general museum admission from 5-9 p.m. The Free First Thursday Night Bar with a...Find out more »
Date: Thursday, November 7 Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Location: Echo Hill Ages: 12 through adult Cost: $5 The world we live in is a volatile one, and things can happen in a moment’s notice that put you in harm’s way. From weather events, to animal encounters, to unforeseen medical emergencies, there are many...Find out more »