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Events for November 10, 2019
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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 »
Asbury Fresh Farmers And Artisans Market 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 »
Weekends starting November 2 and select dates in December, join Diggerland USA for the Annual Winterfest at Diggerland! They'll be having some festive foods, entertainment, and activities to celebrate the holidays! An on-going Winter Festival: Your membership or a general admission ticket grants you access to all your favorite rides and heavy machinery attractions. Plus,...Find out more »
Baby & Me Story Time - Sundays at 11:00 am Baby & Me Storytime continues for caregivers and children 0-24 months old. Join us as we read a book and participate in activities featuring sensory growth for your little ones. Plus, get a free Starbucks tall, hot or iced coffee (Café stores only) For more...Find out more »
Saturdays & Sundays: October 27, November 9, 10, 23, 24, 30 & December 1. The perfect fall family tradition! Make delicious, homemade apple cider using an old-fashioned, hand-cranked cider press, and learn fun facts about the amazing apple. Best of all, enjoy the fruits of your labor, and sample the fresh cider. This event is...Find out more »
Weekend Story Time - Saturdays at 10:30am and Sundays at 1:00pm. Come down for a story and craft!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 »
The Township of Belleville will hold its annual Veteran's Day parade. The parade starts at 1pm, but participants line up atarting at noon. Members, meet at the post around 11:30am. The parade goes north on Union Avenue, wnding at the Union Ave Veterans memorial.Find out more »
Sunday, October 13 - Bats at Great Swamp Join refuge biologist Marilyn Kitchell for this update on bats, white-nose syndrome, and bat research. Sunday, November 10 - Wild Turkeys Although commonly seen today, there was a time when turkeys were hard to find in New Jersey. Bob Eriksen will talk about turkey biology, the reintroduction...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 »
Be a part of a 38-year Ocean County tradition! Join a park naturalist and follow in the footsteps of such legendary local environmentalists as A. Morton and Betty Cooper, Dorothy Hale, and Pete McClain. Be prepared to discover the fascinating and diverse wonders of the natural world. No registration required. LOCATION: Cooper Environmental Center, Cattus...Find out more »
LEGO + Justice Building Event November 10 ~ 6:00pm - 8:00pm The LEGO Group and Justice are teaming up to inspire more girls through creative play by offering LEGO building activities and selling LEGO sets in Justice retail stores nationwide. On November 10th, an after-hours “Build & Shop” LEGO building event will take place in...Find out more »