September 18, 2011

School of Rock Montclair Beastie Boys vs. Sublime Concert

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 2011 3:45pm
Filed Under: Montclair, Teens, Tweens
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Who: Tweens and up.
What: School of Rock Montclair will perform a Beastie Boys Vs. Sublime concert which will include party rocking hits from both bands, including ”What I Got”, “No Sleep ‘Til Brooklyn”, “Santeria”, “Fight For Your Right To Party”, and “Sabotage.”
Where:
Saturday, September 17 at Just Jake’s, 30 Park Street, Montclair, NJ, 07042 and Sunday, September 18 at Trumpets, 6 Depot Square, Montclair, NJ, 07042.
When: Saturday, September 17 at Just Jake’s at 12:30 pm and Saturday, September 18 at Trumpets at 3:45 pm.
Cost: Kids 18 and under – FREE! / Geezers (the rest of us) – $5. 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.

St. Baldrick’s Head Shaving Event

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 2011 3:00pm
Filed Under: All ages, Families, West Orange
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Who: All ages.
What:
 Bring the family for a day of face painting, bagpipes, Irish step dance performances, and, of course, head shaving. Get your head shaved for a cause! All proceeds will go towards finding a cure for childhood cancer.
Activities scheduled are:

  • 3:00 Event begins
  • 3:00 – 6:00 Face Painters
  • 3:30 – 4:00 Bagpipers challenge/Irish Step Dancers
  • 4:00 Head Shaving begins
  • 3:30 – 9:00 Musical Entertainment
  • 7:00 Raffle winners announced
  • 9:00 – 1:00 A.M. Half Way to St Patrick’s Party

Where: Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh Club, 648 Prospect Avenue, West Orange, NJ.
When: Sunday, September 18.
Cost:
 Free admission. Registration required for all shavees. Call 973.214.0170 or click for registration and information.

Kid’s Cake Pop Class

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 2011 3:00pm
Filed Under: Little Kids, Millburn, Teens, Tweens
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Who: Kids ages 7 and up
What: Learn how to make the latest craze: cake pops in the shape of balls and tiny cupcakes. Learn different decorate techniques and bring home your own cupcake mold. Bring home 6 decorated and 12 undecorated cake pops.
Where: Splurge Bakery, 105 Main Street, Millburn, NJ.
When: Sunday, September 18 from 3 pm – 4:30 pm.
Cost: $40 per child and each additional child is $10.

Law & Order: Nursery Rhyme Unit

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 2011 1:30pm
Filed Under: All ages, Montclair
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Who: Kids.
What: Join the Inspector and the Punnish Sir (who’s always scrambling for egg puns) as they invest-egg-ate a crime scene where Humpty Dumpty has been found shattered and fowl play is suspected. They have one hour to solve the crime–the same time frame as a typical Law & Order episode, eggs-cluding commercials.
Where: Studio Players, 14 Alvin Place, Montclair, NJ, 07043.
When: Performances dates are September 17, 18, 24, 25.  Show times are at 1:30 and 3:30 each day.
Cost: $8

Disney’s Newsies

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 2011 1:30pm
Filed Under: All ages, Families, Millburn
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Who: All ages.
What: Read all about it! Paper Mill Playhouse is proud to present the premiere of a brand new musical, NEWSIES, adapted for the stage from the popu­lar Disney film.
Where: Paper Mill Playhouse, 22 Brookside Dr, Millburn, NJ.
When: September 15 – October  16. Check schedule here.
Cost: $25 – $80.

School of Rock Montclair Tribute To Black Sabbath Concert

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 2011 12:30pm
Filed Under: Montclair, Teens, Tweens
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Who: Tweens and up.
What: School of Rock Montclair will perform a Black Sabbath concert will include such head-banging anthems as “Iron Man”, “Paranoid”, “War Pigs”, “Children Of The Grave”, and “Crazy Train”.
Where:
Saturday, September 17 at Just Jake’s, 30 Park Street, Montclair, NJ, 07042 and Sunday, September 18 at Trumpets, 6 Depot Square, Montclair, NJ, 07042.
When: Saturday, September 17 at Just Jake’s at 4 pm and Saturday, September 18 at Trumpets at 12:30 pm.
Cost: Kids 18 and under – FREE! / Geezers (the rest of us) – $5. 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.

1920s Country Fair and Harvest Festival

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 2011 12:00pm
Filed Under: All ages, Families, Morristown
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Who: All ages.
What: Join in the festivities as an old-fashioned country fair is recreated! Farm animals, wagon rides, music, crafts, exhibits, a farm market and more.
Where: Fosterfields Living Historical Farm, Morristown, NJ
When: Sunday, September 18 from 12 pm – 5 pm.
Cost: Special event fees are $8 for adults, $7 for seniors (65+), $6 for children ages 4-16 and $4 for children ages 2 and 3. FREE for children under age 2.

The 19th Annual New Jersey Storytelling Festival

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 2011 12:00pm
Filed Under: All ages, Hamilton
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Who: All ages.
What: This festival features activities and performances by more than 30 professional storytellers and musicians, and takes place rain or shine in four separate staging areas.
Where: Grounds For Sculpture, 18 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton, NJ.
When: Sunday, September 18 from 12 pm – 6 pm.
Cost: Festival free with park admission–$12 adults / $8 child (5 and older) / Under 5 free

Union County Fair: Kids Kingdom

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 2011 11:00am
Filed Under: All ages, Clark, Families
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Who: All ages.
What: Enjoy rides, kids’ activities, and non-stop musical entertainment! Live music by StarFish, Presley and Melody and Baze and His Silly Friends
Where: Oak Ridge Park, Clark, NJ.
When: Kids Kingdom–Saturday, September 17 and Sunday, September 18 from  11 am – 5 pm
Cost: Free admission

Funday Sunday

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 2011 11:00am
Filed Under: Little Kids, Montclair
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Who: Kids ages 3 (potty-trained) – kindergarten.
What: Drop your kids off for a super fun Sunday. Kids will enjoy spring themed activities, such as art, cupcake decorating, swiming, gym games and more. Send them with a bathing suit, towel and a NUT FREE lunch and drink.
Where: The Geyer Family YMCA, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ, 07042.
When: Sunday, September 18 from 11 am – 3 pm.
Cost: $35 for member families / $45  for non member families / $15 for each additional sibling. Please call 973.783.7640 for more details.

Aunt Jean’s Fundraising Block Party

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 2011 11:00am
Filed Under: All ages, Families, Montclair
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Who: All ages.
What: A block party to raise money for Montclair High School’s seniors, so all can enjoy senior activities.
Where: Aunt Jean’s Toys & Treats, 12 North Willow Street, Montclair, NJ, 07042.
When: Sunday, September 18 from 11 am – 4 pm.
Cost: Suggested donation of $5.

Cake Pop Class- Mom & Child

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 2011 10:30am
Filed Under: Adults, Little Kids, Millburn
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Who: Kids ages 2 and up and a parent.
What: Learn how to make the latest craze: cake pops in the shape of balls and tiny cupcakes. Learn different decorate techniques and bring home your own cupcake mold. Bring home 6 decorated and 12 undecorated cake pops.
Where: Splurge Bakery, 105 Main Street, Millburn, NJ.
When: Sunday, September 18 from 10:30 am – 12 pm.
Cost: $40 per child and each additional child is $10.

Apple Day

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 2011 10:00am
Filed Under: All ages, Families, Princeton
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Who: All ages.
What: Celebration of apple picking season. Activities include: farm wagon rides and horse-drawn wagon rides, pony rides, pumpkin painting, and scarecrow making, Corn Stalk Maze, pig roast and apple buffet, and music from the Daisy Jug Band.
Where: Terhune Orchards, 330 Cold Soil Road, Princeton, NJ.
When: Saturday, September 17 and Sunday, September 18 from 10 am – 5 pm.
Cost: Admission is $5. Children under 3 admitted free.

The JLMN Run 4 Children at Risk

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 2011 10:00am
Filed Under: All ages, Montclair
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Who: All ages.
What: A great way to kick off the school year by focusing on fitness, The JLMN Run 4 Children at Risk will be a fun-filled morning with a range of healthy activities for the entire family to enjoy.  The event includes a four mile race, a one mile fun run/walk and kids’ races, all commencing at Montclair’s Woodman Field, rain or shine.
Where: Woodman Field, Montclair, NJ.
When:
Sunday, September 18 from 10 am – 1 pm.
Cost: Free. Register here.

Fine Arts and Crafts at Anderson Park

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 2011 10:00am
Filed Under: All ages, Montclair
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Who: All ages.
What: The 28th annual Fine Arts and Crafts fair at Anderson Park. The fair is Co-sponsored by the Essex County Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs and Rose Squared Productions, Inc. and will feature over 160 fine artists, photographers and artisans in glass, clay, clothing, leather, wood, jewelry and much more. A variety of delicious food will be offered for purchase.
Where: Anderson Park, Bellevue Avenue and N. Mountain Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07043.
When: Saturday, September 17 and Sunday, September 18 from 10 am – 5 pm.
Cost: Free.

The Matinee Club

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 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!

Global Mala NJ Peace 2011

Date & Time: Sunday, Sep 18, 2011 9:00am
Filed Under: Adults, All ages, Families, Newark
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Who: All ages.
What: This annual event is going into its fifth year and coincides with UN’s International Day of PEACE as well as the Fall Equinox. Two gymnasiums for a kids event as well as our adult event.  Our vendors including the return of Free Massage and Thai Massage in the beautiful Atrium. Live Music from Dalien/13 Hands and Go-Ray and The Duke. Food. Great Raffles with grand prizes from Kripalu and Exhale/Gansevoort Park NYC and many other prizes.
Where: Central High School, 246 18th Avenue, Newark, NJ.
When: Sunday, September 18 from 9 am – 2 pm. Check schedule here.
Cost: Suggested minimum donation of $27 per adult.  If you are signing up a child, please donate whatever feels appropriate and the kids donation will be earmarked for kids mala charity that will be decided by the children on September 18th. Sign up here.

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