September 10, 2011

Painting a Song

Date & Time: Saturday, Sep 10, 2011 8:00pm
Filed Under: Adults, Montclair, Teens
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Who: Teens and older.
What: Performance artist Jennifer Levine paints accompanied by singer/songwriter Scott Massarsky.
Where: @the Art Studio, 211 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042
When: Saturday, September 10 from 8 pm – 10 pm.
Cost: $10/cover charge

School of Rock Montclair Funk & Reggae Jam

Date & Time: Saturday, Sep 10, 2011 1:00pm
Filed Under: Adults, Montclair, Teens, Tweens
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Who: Tweens and up.
What: School of Rock Montclair will perform Funk & Reggae Jam will include such groovers as “Flashlight” (Parliament), “You Dropped A Bomb On Me” (The Gap Band), “More Bounce To The Ounce” (Zapp), “The Harder They Come” (Jimmy Cliff), “Jungle Boogie” (Kool & The Gang), and “I Shot The Sheriff” (Bob Marley).
Where:
Just Jake’s, 30 Park Street, Montclair, NJ, 07042 AND Crane Park Festival at Crane Park, Montclair, NJ, 07042.
When: Saturday, September 10 at Just Jake’s at 1 pm and Saturday, September 24 at Crane Park at 12 pm.
Cost: Just Jake’s show–Kids 18 and under – FREE! / Geezers (the rest of us) – $5. Doors open at noon. Crane Park Festival show is free. For more information, contact School of Rock Montclair at (973) 337-5296.  Tickets can be purchased in advance at School of Rock Montclair,125 Valley Road, Montclair, NJ, 07042 or at the venue on the day of the show.

Parents Who Rock Outdoor Fest & Picnic

Date & Time: Saturday, Sep 10, 2011 12:00pm
Filed Under: All ages, Families, Montclair
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Who: All ages.
What: Annual outdoor concert to raise money for various organizations.
Where: 72 High Street (corner of Cedar and High), Montclair, NJ, 07042.
When: Saturday, September 10 from 12 pm – 6 pm.
Cost: Free.

Learn To Ride–Kids

Date & Time: Saturday, Sep 10, 2011 10:00am
Filed Under: Little Kids, Montclair
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Who: Best for children ages 5 and up.
What: Bike&Walk Montclair offers this class, which teaches a safe, easy, effective way to learn to ride. Using this “balance first” method, facilitators help get children rolling while the child does most of the work. Participants learn the basics of balancing, starting, stopping, and steering a bike, as well as proper helmet fit and adjustment. Most kids learn to ride their bike while taking the class, but even if they don’t, they will leave with an easy, hands-free, crash-free, and low-stress way to learn to ride. Refeshments will be provided.
Where: Montclair High School, 100 Chestnut St, Montclair, NJ 07042 (Faculty Parking lot on North Fullerton Ave)
When: Saturday, September 10 from 10 am – 1 pm.
Cost: $25 (check or cash in person. PayPal can process credit cards online). Please make checks payable to Bike&WalkMontclair (a 501-C3 non-profit organization)

Bilingual Buds Info Session & Tour

Date & Time: Saturday, Sep 10, 2011 10:00am
Filed Under: Families, Little Kids, Summit
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Who: Families.
What: See what Bilingual Buds is about at and info session and tour. Meet the Director, learn about the philosophy and visit the classrooms.
Where: Bilingual Buds Immersion Preschool an Primary School, 587 Springfield Avenue, NJ. 908.598.808.
When:
After School Program Info Session: Mandarin and Spanish (for students ages 5-10):
Saturday, September 10, 10:00 – 11:00 am
Day School Info Sessions: Mandarin & Spanish (Preschool – Grade 3):
Friday, October 7, 10:00 – 11:00 am
Friday, November 4, 10:00 – 11:00 am
Friday, December 9, 10:00 – 11:00 am
Friday, January 6, 10:00 – 11:00 am
Cost: Free. Kindly RSVP to (908) 598-8088

Build and Grow Clinic at Lowe’s: Police Car

Date & Time: Saturday, Sep 10, 2011 10:00am
Filed Under: Little Kids, Union
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Who: Little kids.
What: Bring the kids into any Lowe’s store and build a FREE wooden project. Each participant also receives a free apron, goggles, a project themed patch, and a certification of merit upon completion of their project.
Where: Your local Lowe’s:
1721 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ.
When: Saturday, September 1o at 10 am.
Cost: Free.

Babies R Us Baby Safety Day

Date & Time: Saturday, Sep 10, 2011 10:00am
Filed Under: Adults, Babies, East Hanover, Livingston, Totowa, Union
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Who: Parents and expecting parents.
What: Your baby’s safety is your #1 priority. Go learn all about car seat & home safety to other great baby tips.
Where: Babies R Us locations.
When: Saturday, September 10 from 10 am – 12 pm.
Cost: Free.

Mid-Autumn Moon Festival Family Day

Date & Time: Saturday, Sep 10, 2011 10:00am
Filed Under: All ages, Families, NYC
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Who: All ages.
What: A full day of family activities, such as: making lanterns, shadow puppets and other holiday crafts, family-friendly tours of the museum’s exhibits and special programming, including a performance of Tiger Tales by Chinese Theatre Works, folks tales told by children’s author and artist Mingmei Yip, and a reading of Lenore Look’s latest book, Alvin Ho: Allergic to Dead Bodies, Funerals and Other Fatal Circumstances, about a second grader who is afraid of everything.
Where: Museum of Chinese in America, 215 Centre Street between Howard and Grand Streets, NYC
When: Saturday, September 10 from 10 am – 5 pm.
Cost: $10. Children under 1 free.

The Matinee Club

Date & Time: Saturday, Sep 10, 2011 9:00am
Filed Under: Adults, Montclair
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Who: Parents who want to catch a first-run movie while the kids are in school.
What: A movie club with monthly matinees.
Where: The Claridge Theater, 486 Bloomfield Avenue, Montclair, NJ, 07042.
When: Monthly starting in October. Sold in a 8 month series on Wednesday at 11:30 am.
Cost: $75. Sign up here!

Tiny Tunes Family Music Hour Open House

Date & Time: Saturday, Sep 10, 2011 9:00am
Filed Under: Families, Little Kids, Toddlers
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Who: All ages.
What: A musical open house for the whole family! Tiny Tunes offers music for children (ages birth – 4-years-old) and their parents.
Where: Montclair Metaphysical & Healing Center, 516 Bloomfield Avenue — Suite 3, Montclair, NJ 07042
When: Saturday, September 10 and Sunday, September 11 from 9 am – 10 am.
Cost: Free.

“The Art of Positive Parenting” Workshop

Date & Time: Saturday, Sep 10, 2011 8:00am
Filed Under: Adults, Montclair
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Who: Parents
What: Whether your child is 3 or 18, you will benefit from learning positive parenting skills.  This course covers positive communication strategies, effective discipline tools, problem solving techniques and stress management.  Parents will learn skills that lead to mutually respectful relationships and a more peaceful family atmosphere.
Where: Montclair Counseling Center, 183 Inwood Avenue, Montclair, NJ, 07043.
When: Six Tuesdays from 10-11:30 a.m. September 20 – October 25, 2011
Cost: $105 per person (includes book, materials, and 6 classes). RSVP to 973-783-6977 extension 10 or here.

 

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