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July 2018

Michael’s Summer Camp – Camp Creativity

July 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until July 27, 2018

$2

    This summer Michael's Summer Camp, Camp Creativity is offering a 7 week program where kids can create crafts focusing a new theme each week.    Michael's Summer Camp, Camp Creativity   Michael's Camp Creativity Classes meet Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 am - 12 pm. The cost is only $5 per day for ages 6 and up and $2 for ages 3-6. Projects are different for the two age groups, and coloring pages are available each day. Don't miss…

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Regal Cinemas Summer Movie Express

July 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until August 30, 2018

$1

 Over the course of 10 weeks New Jersey Regal Cinemas will show select G & PG rated movies for only $1 a showing, Part of the proceeds of admission will benefit the Will Rogers Institute. The movies will be shown on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10:00 am. New Jersey Regal Cinemas locations participating in the Regal Cinemas Summer Movie Express Regal Burlington, Stadium 20, Burlington, New Jersey ~ Burlington County Regal Independence Plaza 12, Hamilton, New Jersey ~ Mercer County Regal…

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Tuesday Story Time – Barnes and Noble Princeton

July 17 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until August 21, 2018

Barnes and Noble – Princeton, 3535 US Highway 1 Suite 400
Princeton, NJ United States
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Free

The Children's Department will host Storytime each Tuesday featuring stories about friendship from your favorite characters and authors. Coloring activities to follow.

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Weekly Storytime at Pottery Barn Kids

July 17 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until October 19, 2018

Free

Join us each week as we read aloud from some of your favorite story books. Pottery Barn Kids NJ locations are: PRINCETON MARKET FAIR 3535 US-1 Princeton, NJ 08540 PROMENADE AT SAGEMORE 500 Route 73 South Marlton, NJ 08053 (856) 983-7916 GROVE WEST 546 Broad Street Shewsbury, NJ 07702 RIVERSIDE SQUARE One Riverside Square Hackensack, NJ 07601 MALL AT SHORT HILLS 1200 Morris Turnpike Short Hills, NJ 07078 http://www.potterybarnkids.com/customer-service/store-events.html

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Regal Cinemas Summer Movie Express

July 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until August 30, 2018

$1

 Over the course of 10 weeks New Jersey Regal Cinemas will show select G & PG rated movies for only $1 a showing, Part of the proceeds of admission will benefit the Will Rogers Institute. The movies will be shown on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10:00 am. New Jersey Regal Cinemas locations participating in the Regal Cinemas Summer Movie Express Regal Burlington, Stadium 20, Burlington, New Jersey ~ Burlington County Regal Independence Plaza 12, Hamilton, New Jersey ~ Mercer County Regal…

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Michael’s Summer Camp – Camp Creativity

July 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until July 27, 2018

$2

    This summer Michael's Summer Camp, Camp Creativity is offering a 7 week program where kids can create crafts focusing a new theme each week.    Michael's Summer Camp, Camp Creativity   Michael's Camp Creativity Classes meet Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 am - 12 pm. The cost is only $5 per day for ages 6 and up and $2 for ages 3-6. Projects are different for the two age groups, and coloring pages are available each day. Don't miss…

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AC Moore Kids Crafternoon

July 18 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 1, 2018

$2

A.C. Moore Summer Fun Wednesdays are back for 2018! COMING SOON: Bright Minds Club Kids' Crafternoon returns every Wednesday from June 27-August 1! Beat the heat with inspired projects for your crafty kids. Stay tuned for more information!   June 27 - Tie Dye Shirt July 4 - Patriotic Hat July 11 - Shrinky Dinks Keychain July 18 - Play Doh Creations July 25 - Safari Wreath August 1 - Wood Clubhouse   For more information or to see photos…

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Story Time Barnes and Noble Hamilton

July 19 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until August 30, 2018

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!

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Art Council of Princeton Summer Concert Series

July 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating until August 23, 2018

Princeton Shopping Center, 301 N Harrison St
Princeton, NJ United States
Free

The Arts Council of Princeton and Princeton Shopping Center present the 35th annual Summer Concert Series, featuring the best in local and regional jazz, folk, world, rock and blues. Join us every Thursday, 6–8 pm, from June 21–August 23, 2018, at the Princeton Shopping Center, 301 N. Harrison Street, Princeton, NJ. Don’t forget to bring a lawn chair!   This years line up: Thursday, July 12 - DCFusion Thursday, July 19 - Trinidelphia Thursday, July 26 - BRIZ and the Revival Thursday, August…

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Michael’s Summer Camp – Camp Creativity

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until July 27, 2018

$2

    This summer Michael's Summer Camp, Camp Creativity is offering a 7 week program where kids can create crafts focusing a new theme each week.    Michael's Summer Camp, Camp Creativity   Michael's Camp Creativity Classes meet Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 am - 12 pm. The cost is only $5 per day for ages 6 and up and $2 for ages 3-6. Projects are different for the two age groups, and coloring pages are available each day. Don't miss…

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Friday Stories – Barnes and Noble Princeton

July 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Friday, repeating until August 24, 2018

Barnes and Noble – Princeton, 3535 US Highway 1
Princeton, NJ United States
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Free

It's Friday Funday! Join us in the Children's Department for new and fun stories, or maybe even a classic story or two. Our Children's Department leads will pick their favorite characters/stories to share with you followed by coloring activities.

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Highstown Fun Fridays

July 20 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on August 17, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on September 14, 2018 at 5:00pm

Memorial Park, Hightstown Hightstown, new jersey
Free

Come join us at Memorial Park one Friday of each month this summer for some music and food! 6/15: Performance by the Rogaine Brothers 5-8, Empanada Guy Food Truck, Open water swim at Peddie Lake 6-7:30, Performance by Dance Universe from 6:30-7 7/20: Performance by Kevin McGowan 5-8, Tower Dogs Food Truck, Open water swim at Peddie Lake 6-7:30, Performance by A Place to Dance from 6:00-6:15 8/17: Performance by the Pennington Station Band 5:30-8:30, Tower Dogs Food Truck, Open water swim at…

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Michael’s Kids Club

July 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until August 25, 2018

$2

Check your local Michaels store for participation $2 ages 3 -5, $5 ages 6 and up PER PROJECT, SUPPLIES INCLUDED. Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project. Sign up in store or just drop in. Parent or guardian must remain on premises. 10 AM - 12 PM Under the Stars July 7 Summer Souvenirs July 14 Kids Club Jamboree July 21 Campfire Stories July 28 Kawaii Backpack Tags August 4 Back to School Crafts August 11 Wall Decor…

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Michael’s Summer Camp – Camp Creativity

July 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until July 27, 2018

$2

    This summer Michael's Summer Camp, Camp Creativity is offering a 7 week program where kids can create crafts focusing a new theme each week.    Michael's Summer Camp, Camp Creativity   Michael's Camp Creativity Classes meet Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 am - 12 pm. The cost is only $5 per day for ages 6 and up and $2 for ages 3-6. Projects are different for the two age groups, and coloring pages are available each day. Don't miss…

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Regal Cinemas Summer Movie Express

July 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until August 30, 2018

$1

 Over the course of 10 weeks New Jersey Regal Cinemas will show select G & PG rated movies for only $1 a showing, Part of the proceeds of admission will benefit the Will Rogers Institute. The movies will be shown on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10:00 am. New Jersey Regal Cinemas locations participating in the Regal Cinemas Summer Movie Express Regal Burlington, Stadium 20, Burlington, New Jersey ~ Burlington County Regal Independence Plaza 12, Hamilton, New Jersey ~ Mercer County Regal…

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