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September 2018

Barnes and Noble Story Time – Clark

September 19 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating until October 10, 2018

Barnes and Noble – Clark, 1180 Raritan Road
Clark, NJ United States
Free

Staff Pick: Storytime Favorites Storytime (Childrens) Wednesday August 29, 2018 10:30 AM Join us for a fun and engaging children's Storytime each week as our booksellers read stories from our favorite authors and illustrators. The reading will be followed by kids' crafts that can be hung on display in our store or taken home for your personal galleries!

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Michael’s Kids Club

September 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 27, 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 Fall Animal Puppet/Props September 15 Klutz Craft September 22 Owl Art September 29   Pumpkin Lantern/Dimensional Pumpkin October 6 Flying Bat/Spooky House & Bat Frame October 13 Glitter Paper Spider Web/Pom-Pom…

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Barnes and Noble Statewide Story Time

September 22 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until September 29, 2018

      Barnes & Noble's Upcoming Events for Kids Keep this list handy as we will be updating it monthly. While these events should be happening at all Barnes & Nobles stores unless noted otherwise we do recommend you do check with your local store to confirm.   Storytime and Activities Featuring Corduroy Takes a Bow Saturday September 08, 2018 11:00 AM  Celebrate 50 years of America's favorite teddy bear with a brand-new, classically illustrated picture book by Academy Award…

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Rahway Culture Crawl

September 22 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Downtown Rahway, Main St
Rahway, NJ United States
Free

Culture Crawl 2018 September 22nd from 1-6pm Culture Crawl, a FREE one day festival is an explosion of the Arts all throughout the downtown of Rahway and will have your head ​spinning and your heart exploding! Artists of all genres will be on display, lining the streets of Rahway during this rain or shine event. Exhibits and performances will be moved indoors in the event of rain so there is no need to miss out on all of the excitement!…

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Festifall – Westfield

September 23 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Westfield Nj Westfield, NJ United States
Free

29th Annual FestiFall Street Fair September 23, 2018 10 AM – 5 PM rain or shine Fun for the whole family! Nonstop entertainment, scores of vendors, food, KidZone activities, and so much more! Want to be a vendor? GWACC members can download the application. Nonmembers and food vendors must contact Donna Vella at ThisIsIt! Productions for an application. 201-653-2699 x251

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Barnes and Noble Story Time – Clark

September 26 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating until October 10, 2018

Barnes and Noble – Clark, 1180 Raritan Road
Clark, NJ United States
Free

Staff Pick: Storytime Favorites Storytime (Childrens) Wednesday August 29, 2018 10:30 AM Join us for a fun and engaging children's Storytime each week as our booksellers read stories from our favorite authors and illustrators. The reading will be followed by kids' crafts that can be hung on display in our store or taken home for your personal galleries!

Find out more »

Michael’s Kids Club

September 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 27, 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 Fall Animal Puppet/Props September 15 Klutz Craft September 22 Owl Art September 29   Pumpkin Lantern/Dimensional Pumpkin October 6 Flying Bat/Spooky House & Bat Frame October 13 Glitter Paper Spider Web/Pom-Pom…

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Linden September to Remember Street Festival

September 29 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Linden City Hall, Wood Ave
Linden, NJ United States
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Free

Date: 9/29/2018 Event:September to Remember Street Festival Location: Wood Ave. at City Hall Time: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM Rain date of September 30, 2018

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Barnes and Noble Statewide Story Time

September 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until September 29, 2018

      Barnes & Noble's Upcoming Events for Kids Keep this list handy as we will be updating it monthly. While these events should be happening at all Barnes & Nobles stores unless noted otherwise we do recommend you do check with your local store to confirm.   Storytime and Activities Featuring Corduroy Takes a Bow Saturday September 08, 2018 11:00 AM  Celebrate 50 years of America's favorite teddy bear with a brand-new, classically illustrated picture book by Academy Award…

Find out more »

Roselle Park Arts Festival

September 29 @ 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Community Methodist Church, 301 Chestnut St
Roselle Park, NJ United States
Free

Roselle Park Arts Festival September 29th 1:00-9:00 Community Methodist Church- Roselle Park

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Fall For Springfield Street Fair

September 30 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mountain Ave- Springfield, Mountain Ave
Springfield, NJ United States
Free

Fall for Springfield Street Fair When Sun, September 30, 11am – 5pm Where Mountain Avenue, Mountain Ave, Springfield Township, NJ 07081, USA (map)

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October 2018

Barnes and Noble Story Time – Clark

October 3 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating until October 10, 2018

Barnes and Noble – Clark, 1180 Raritan Road
Clark, NJ United States
Free

Staff Pick: Storytime Favorites Storytime (Childrens) Wednesday August 29, 2018 10:30 AM Join us for a fun and engaging children's Storytime each week as our booksellers read stories from our favorite authors and illustrators. The reading will be followed by kids' crafts that can be hung on display in our store or taken home for your personal galleries!

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Linden Fire Prevention Night

October 5 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Linden Fire Station, 302 S Wood Ave
Linden, NJ United States
Free

LINDEN FIRE PREVENTION NIGHT FIRE,FIRE PREVENTION DATE/TIME Friday, October 5th 2018, 5:00 pm - October 5th 2018, 8:00 pm

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Michael’s Kids Club

October 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 27, 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 Fall Animal Puppet/Props September 15 Klutz Craft September 22 Owl Art September 29   Pumpkin Lantern/Dimensional Pumpkin October 6 Flying Bat/Spooky House & Bat Frame October 13 Glitter Paper Spider Web/Pom-Pom…

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Scotch Plains Day

October 7 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Park Ave- Scotch Plains, Park Ave
Scotch Plains, NJ United States
Free

Scotch Plains Day on Park Ave. Sun, Oct 7, 2018 12:00pm - 5:00pm | US/Eastern Category: Free Events

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