WEST ORANGE, NJ – The Oskar Schindler Performing Arts Center will be hosting the Taste of West Orange Food Festival, an annual cultural food event the Center hosts under the stars. The event will take place on July 22nd 4-9 p.m. at 4 Boland Drive. The center will provide food from around world, kids activities, music and more. Visit www.ospac.org for more information.
NEWARK, NJ – The New Jersey History Society will mark 100 years to the name change of the British Royal family from Saxe-Coburg and Gotha to the English Windsor next weekend.
Peter Phillips, the son of late princess Anne, the daughter of Queen Elizabeth II, will be the guest of honor of the main event taking place at Newark Symphony Hall. “This is a historical moment in European history, which led to the abolishment of most large monarchies […]
Movie Screening at the Zoo
WEST ORANGE, NJ – The Turtle Back Zoo is presenting “The Adventures of Milo and Otis”, the story of a young cat and a dog as they find themselves accidently separated. Ourdoor movie screening set at the top of the zoo parking deck. July 19 at 7:30 pm, Turtle Back Zoo, 560 Northfield Ave., West Orange, 973-731-5800.
WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange will pay tribute to veterans who lost their lives during the Vietnam conflict when The Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall comes to town this Independence Day Weekend.
The traveling wall is a three-fifth-scale replica of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C. It stands 6-feet tall at the center and covers [...]
Used Book Sale
MONTCLAIR, NJ - The College Women's Club of Montclair is hosting its annual used book sale thru July 15. For information, call 973-783-7040 or email CWCbooksale@gmail.com. The book sale is taking place at The College Women's Club of Montclair at 26 Park St., Montclair.
ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - Essex County will host the Fishing Derby 2017 on the following dates:
Saturday, June 17 – Branch Brook Park, Newark
Thursday, June 29– Grover Cleveland Park, Caldwell/Essex Fells
Saturday, July 8 – Irvington Park, Irvington [...]
‘Men Who Cook’ Fundraiser
WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange Heritage Organization is hosting a “Men Who Cook” scholarship fundraiser on Sunday, June 11, from 1 to 4 p.m. at St. Joseph Church’s Beatrice Kruglinski Parish Center, 44 Benvenue Ave. in West Orange.
For more information, contact 973-671-1158
BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Bloomfield Symphony Orchestra will play its final concert of the 2016-2017 season on Sunday, June 11, at 3 p.m. in the Bloomfield High School Auditorium, 160 Broad St. in Bloomfield. Music director and conductor Israel “Buzz” Herman will lead the Bloomfield Symphony Orchestra in a program titled “Mostly Beethoven”.
ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - Essex County will run its annual open house on Saturday, June 3rd, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m at the Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex. The public is welcome to enjoy Games and family friendly activities. County personnel will provide information about Essex County Programs & Services. Fun activities for the whole family include treetop adventure, pony rides and paddle boating. Families are also welcome to visit the natural habitat exhibits featuring lions, hyenas, giraffes, sea lions, sharks, jaguars, komodo dragon, gibbons apes, black bears, penguins, alligators, eagles, cougars, giant anteaters and the reptile house.
NEWARK, NJ – The Society for Presidential History will mark President Kennedy’s centennial next month with various events commemorating the assassinated leader. President John Fitzgerald "Jack" Kennedy was born on May 29, 1917. The Society will hold its first event on Sunday, May 28 in Prudential Center. The events [...]
WEST ORANGE, NJ — the JCC MetroWest will present an exhibit of pastels and sculpture by Gaelen Juried Art Show award winners Jeri Greenberg and Susan Lando in the Gaelen Gallery East at the Leon & Toby Cooperman JCC, Ross Family Campus, 760 Northfield Ave. in West Orange. […]
Keep or Toss
MONTCLAIR, NJ – The Better Finance Organization is hosting a free community spring cleaning event. “Keep or Toss” with financial expert John Lambert. The event will be held next Friday at 6:00 P.M. in the main auditorium at Montclair State University.
Mr. Lambert will discuss which financial documents you should keep and which ones you can toss, and when.
Free to the public.
MONTCLAIR, NJ - The College Women's Club of Montclair is hosting its annual used book sale thru April 2. For information, call 973-783-7040 or email CWCbooksale@gmail.com. The book sale is taking place at The College Women's Club of Montclair at 26 Park St., Montclair.