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Museums and Attractions with Free Admission Today

February 26
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until February 29, 2020

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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8:00 am

Volunteer Service for NJ Forest Service and Tree Nursery in Jackson

February 26 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until March 31, 2020

Forest Resource Education Center, 370 East Veterans Hwy
Jackson, NJ United States
Free

Volunteer Service for NJ Forest Service and Tree Nursery in Jackson Spring is around the corner so that we need groups and individual volunteers for ongoing work in our "packing house". The hours can be morning or afternoon shifts on weekdays during the last 2 weeks in February and all March. (Hours are from 8:00...

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10:00 am

Story Time in Manasquan at Booktowne

February 26 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until March 25, 2020

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 2-5 years old.

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11:00 am

Nature Story Time at the Manasquan Reservoir Environmental Center – Howell

February 26 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until February 26, 2020

Manasquan Reservoir, 331 Georgia Tavern Road
Howell, NJ United States
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Free

**Sessions are free, but pre-registration is required.** Something fun for your little ones! Enjoy some of our staff’s favorite stories. Nature themed items related to each story will be presented at that just right level for your child. Appropriate for children 2-5, with adult.

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Barnes and Noble Story Time – Paramus

February 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until April 8, 2020

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.     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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Barnes and Noble Story Time in Marlton

February 26 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until May 16, 2020

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

Details about the Barnes and Noble Story Time in Marlton, New Jersey.

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11:30 am

Musical Mornings at Cliffside Park Library

February 26 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on March 11, 2020 at 11:30 am

One event on March 25, 2020 at 11:30 am

Cliffside Park Library, 505 Palisade Avenue
Cliffside Park, NJ 07010 United States
Free

Musical Mornings with Ms. Fran for ages 3 months- 5 years old. Drop-In!

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1:00 pm

Free Admission Days at Proprietary House

February 26 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday and Wednesday, repeating until March 29, 2020

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

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...

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3:30 pm

Lego Club at Bradley Beach Library

February 26 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Bradley Beach Library Bradley Beach, NJ United States
Free

Come build with your friends on our Lego table!     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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LEGO Book and Build Club at Linwood Public Library

February 26 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 1, 2020

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

The weekly Book & Build Club for children ages 5 and up will begin Wednesday, September 18, 2019 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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Crafternoon at Carlstadt Library

February 26 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 24, 2020

Carlstadt Library, 420 Hackensack St.
Carlstadt, NJ United States
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Free

Kids age five and up are welcome to come for a make-and-take craft with Ms. Nina. No registration required, drop in for fun!

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Kid’s Crafts at Merchantville Library

February 26 @ 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Merchantville Library, 120 South Centre Street
Merchantville, NJ 08109
Free

For ages 4-11. Come down to the library between 3:30pm - 4:30pm to make a craft. Each week will have a different craft!  

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4:00 pm

Kids Lego Club at Bridgeton Library

February 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on February 26, 2020 at 4:00 pm

NJ United States
Free

Children and Teens ages five and up are invited to flex their creative muscles as we challenge you to build your own LEGO creations based on stories we will share. Please do not bring your own LEGOs, they will be supplied by the Bridgeton Library.   New members welcome. Registration is not required.   Funded by...

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5:30 pm

Video Game Night at Lakewood Branch Library

February 26 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 25, 2020

Lakewood Branch Ocean County Library, 301 Lexington Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701 United States
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Free

Open video gaming. We supply large screen TV w/HD, PS3, WiiU, XBOX360, Wii, PS4, XBOXONE. Feel free to use the games we have in stock, check out one from the shelf or bring your own from home. Set up a tournament with your friends!

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