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Where Can Kids Eat Free Today?

November 7
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until December 31, 2019

New Jersey restaurants NJ United States
Free
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Help for parents, grandparents, and caregivers looking for where kids can eat free today.

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Museums and Attractions with Free Admission Today

November 7
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until December 31, 2019

New Jersey NJ United States
Free
Free Places to Visit in NJ

Help for parents, grandparents, and caregivers looking for where they can take kids for free today.

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See Special & Unique Scarecrows in New Jersey

November 7
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until November 9, 2019

New Jersey NJ United States
Free
New Jersey Scarecrow Trails

Help for parents, grandparents, and caregivers looking for a free fall fun activity of seeing unique scarecrows across New Jersey.

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8:00 am

Hackettstown Scarecrow Stroll

November 7 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until November 9, 2019

Main St- Hackettstown, Main St
Hackettstown, NJ United States
Free

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...

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Morris Township Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt

November 7 @ 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until December 1, 2019

The Frelinghuysen Arboretum, 353 Hanover Ave
Morris Township, NJ United States
Free

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...

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9:00 am

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

November 7 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until November 24, 2019

Frelinghuysen Arboretum, 353 Hanover Ave
Morristown, NJ United States
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$10

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...

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9:30 am

School’s Out Drop-In Days at the Fort – Tinton Falls

November 7 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on November 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on November 8, 2019 at 9:30 am

Fort Monmouth, 2566 Guam Lane
Tinton Falls, NJ United States
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$5

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...

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10:00 am

Tots Club at Oakland Library

November 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 12, 2019

Oakland Library, 2 Municipal Plaza
Oakland, NJ United States
Free

An unstructured, early literacy experience for children, birth to 24-months-old, and their caregiver.  Come for playtime from 10:00 am to 10:45 am, and stay for a short segment of nursery rhymes and songs.

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10:30 am

Story Time Barnes and Noble – Hamilton

November 7 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until December 5, 2019

Barnes and Noble – Hamilton, 425 Marketplace Road
Hamilton, NJ United States
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Free

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 events@jerseyfamilyfun.com.

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11:00 am

Infant Story Time at Bloomfield Library

November 7 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 5, 2019

Bloomfield Library, 90 BROAD ST
Bloomfield, NJ 07003 United States
Free

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. 

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Diggerland USA Open for School Holidays!

November 7 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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One event on October 1, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on October 9, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on October 14, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on October 16, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on October 17, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on November 5, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on November 7, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on November 8, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on November 29, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on October 18, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on November 11, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on December 23, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on December 26, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on December 27, 2019 at 11:00 am

Diggerland USA 100 Pinedge Court
West Berlin, NJ 08091 United States
$29.95

Details and schedule for school holidays where school is closed but Diggerland is open.

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12:00 pm

Gaudio’s “G” Boys Animation Wonderland

November 7 @ 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until November 22, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Thursday and Friday, repeating until November 22, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 23, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, repeating until November 24, 2019

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

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...

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2:00 pm

Drop in Craft at the New Providence Library

November 7 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 19, 2019

New Providence Library, 377 Elkwood Ave
New Providence, NJ United States
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Free

Open drop-in craft.  Make and take home a simple paper craft.  

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5:00 pm

Free Admission Days at the Montclair Art Museum

November 7 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until June 4, 2020

Montclair Art Museum, 3 S Mountain Ave
Montclair, NJ United States
Free

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...

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Emergency Prepardness Course at Echo Hill

November 7 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Echo Hill, 42 Lilac Drive
Flemington, NJ United States
$5

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...

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7:00 pm

Medieval Times New Jersey DISCOUNT TICKETS

November 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until February 29, 2020

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

An event every week that begins at 4:30 pm on Sunday and Friday, repeating until February 29, 2020

One event on October 26, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on October 26, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 2, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on November 2, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on November 2, 2019 at 8:00 pm

Medieval Times, 149 Polito Avenue
Lyndhurst, NJ 07071 United States
$37 – $54
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Get the lowest price on tickets to Medieval Times Dinner & Tournaments in New Jersey. It's a family-friendly themed dinner and show with medieval knights, horses and a queen in North Jersey.

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