January 14, 2012

Women Who Rock School of Rock Concert

Date & Time: Saturday, Jan 14, 2012 4:00pm
Filed Under: Adults, Montclair, Teens, Tweens
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Who: Tweens and up.
What: School of Rock Montclair will pay tribute to some of the most talented and important female rockers of all time, including such favorites as “Another Piece Of My Heart” (Janis Joplin), “I Hate Myself For Lovin’ You” (Joan Jett), “Crush Crush Crush” (Paramore), “Cherry Bomb” (The Runaways), “My Favorite Mistake” (Sheryl Crow), and many more.
Where:
Just Jake’s, 30 Park Street, Montclair, NJ, 07042 & The Parrish Hall at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 55 Montclair Ave., Montclair, NJ, 07043.
When: Saturday, January 14 at Just Jake’s (4:00PM) and Sunday, January 15 at The Parrish Hall at St. John’s Episcopal Church (12:30PM).
Cost: Adults $10, 17 and under $5.

Party Like a Rock Star with RMC Studios

Date & Time: Saturday, Jan 14, 2012 3:00pm
Filed Under: Little Kids, Tweens, Union
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Who: Ages 4 and up.
What: Come dressed as rock stars, and you’ll be accessorized with sunglasses, tattoos, hair extensions, and makeup! Kids will have an opportunity to learn and play with different instruments led by highly talented musicians.  Afterwards, they will get to put on a rock concert! Ice cream sundae finale!
Where: Little Scoops, 9 North Union Avenue, Cranford, NJ.
When: Saturday, January 14 from 3 pm – 5 pm.
Cost: $20 per child. Register here.

Disney on Ice: Mickey & Minnie’s Magical Journey

Date & Time: Saturday, Jan 14, 2012 1:00pm
Filed Under: All ages, Families, Newark
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Who: All ages.
What: Make imagination your destination! Join Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse on a journey into the magical worlds of Disney’s The Little Mermaid, The Lion King, Peter Pan, and Lilo & Stitch. Discover Ariel and Sebastian’s enchanting undersea kingdom; visit the Pride Lands with Simba and Nala; soar through starry skies with Peter Pan and his sassy fairy friend Tinker Bell; and say “aloha” to fun with Lilo and Stitch. You’ll be captivated by the music, beauty and laughter in a journey so magical, you’ll never want to go home.
Where: Prudential Center, 744 Broad Street, Newark, NJ
When: Thursday, January 12 – January 16. Check times here.
Cost: $80, $55, $35, $25. Purchase online here.

KidToons Movie: Dino Dan & Mighty Machines

Date & Time: Saturday, Jan 14, 2012 11:00am
Filed Under: Little Kids, Toddlers, Westfield
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Who: Little kids.
What: This month’s KidToons Movie is Dino Dan: Follow the adventures of paleontologist-in-training Dan Henderson as he imagines dinosaurs into the real world! Dan uses the scientific method to gather clues and solve everyday mysteries.
Where: Digiplex Rialto Westfield, 250 East Broad Street, Westfield, NJ
When: Saturdays and Sundays at 11 am from January 7 – January 29.
Cost: $3.50 per ticket.

Canal Park Playhouse Classic Film Series: The Little Rascals –

Date & Time: Saturday, Jan 14, 2012 11:00am
Filed Under: All ages, Families, NYC
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Who: All ages.
What: Those glorious imps return when the Canal Park Playhouse screens three classic shorts from Our Gang, better known as THE LITTLE RASCALS: School’s Out (with Jackie Cooper) and Our Gang Follies of 1938. Enjoy the exuberant shenanigans of Spanky, Alfalfa, Buckwheat, Darla, Froggie and the rest of the gang screened in the intimate Playhouse theater. The shorts are preceded by a classic Casper and Popeye cartoon.
Where: Canal Park Playhouse, 508 Canal Street, NYC
When: Every Saturday and Sunday in November at 11 am.
Cost: Ticket price $9. Pre Fixe brunch $6.95 in advance or $8.95 at the door

Indoor Fossil Dig

Date & Time: Saturday, Jan 14, 2012 10:30am
Filed Under: Little Kids, Roseland, Tweens
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Who: Kids in grades 1 – 5.
What: Learn about how fossils form and where they can be found. Learn about the fossils typically found in New Jersey, including the first complete dinosaur skeleton ever uncovered right here in the Garden State.
Where:
Essex County Environmental Center, 621-B Eagle Rock Avenue, Roseland, NJ.
When: Saturday, January 14 from 10:30 am – 12 pm.
Cost: $6 per child. Call 973.228.8776 to register and for more information.

Build and Grow Clinic at Lowe’s

Date & Time: Saturday, Jan 14, 2012 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, January 14 at 10 am.
Cost: Free.

Imagine That! Asks What’s Your Dream?

Date & Time: Saturday, Jan 14, 2012 10:00am
Filed Under: Florham Park, Little Kids, Toddlers
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Who: Little kids.
What: Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. at Imagine That! Museum. Kids can create a personalized picture that answers “What’s Your Dream?”
Where: Imagine That, 4 Vreeland Road, Florham Park, NJ.
When: Saturday, January 14 and Sunday, January 15 during museum hours (10 am – 5:30 pm)
Cost: $9.95 children, $7.95 adults

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