April 7, 2013

American Girl Fashion Show

Date & Time: Sunday, Apr 07, 2013 3:30pm
Filed Under: All ages, Newark
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Who: All ages.
What: Our tenth annual American Girl Weekend will soon be here.  Proceeds from the two-day event are used to support children’s programs and exhibitions at the Museum.  The Weekend is also an opportunity to introduce new people to the Newark Museum, which in its 100-year history has served multiple generations. Each show consists of a two-part runway fashion show, highlighting the historical American Girl characters and their unique stories as well as contemporary fashions.
At intermission, everyone is invited to an ice cream social in our elegant Engelhard Court.
Intermission is also a time to purchase tickets for a chance to win an American Girl doll or other prizes. Each show has its own raffle of dolls and accessories.
Where: Newark Museum, 49 Washington Street, Newark, NJ.
When: Saturday, April 6 and Sunday, April 7 at 10:30 am and 3:30 pm.
Cost: $45. For information on special family/member prices click here.

Silently Seizing

Date & Time: Sunday, Apr 07, 2013 2:00pm
Filed Under: All ages, Maplewood
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Who: All ages.
What: Silently Seizing is a breakthrough new book that explores what most doctors won’t tell you about autism… that in some cases, the symptoms of autism are caused by seizures that are undetectable with standard diagnostic tools. Silently Seizing is the first book to explore this little-known but crucial relationship between autism and seizures
Where: Words Bookstore, 179 Maplewood Avenue, Maplewood, NJ.
When: Sunday, April 7 at 2:00 pm.
Cost: Free. Space is limited, reserve now by emailing events@wordsbookstore.com.

“My Favorite Film…” Kidz Art Project

Date & Time: Sunday, Apr 07, 2013 1:00pm
Filed Under: Families, Montclair
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Who: Kids of all ages
What: Join us to decorate a poster of your favorite film to be displayed all around town for the Montclair Film Festival!
Where: St. James Church lawn, 581 Valley Road, Montclair, NJ, 07043
When: Sunday, April 7 from 1 pm – 4 pm
Cost: Free

American Girl Fashion Show

Date & Time: Sunday, Apr 07, 2013 10:30am
Filed Under: All ages, Newark
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Who: All ages.
What: Our tenth annual American Girl Weekend will soon be here.  Proceeds from the two-day event are used to support children’s programs and exhibitions at the Museum.  The Weekend is also an opportunity to introduce new people to the Newark Museum, which in its 100-year history has served multiple generations. Each show consists of a two-part runway fashion show, highlighting the historical American Girl characters and their unique stories as well as contemporary fashions.
At intermission, everyone is invited to an ice cream social in our elegant Engelhard Court.
Intermission is also a time to purchase tickets for a chance to win an American Girl doll or other prizes. Each show has its own raffle of dolls and accessories.
Where: Newark Museum, 49 Washington Street, Newark, NJ.
When: Saturday, April 6 and Sunday, April 7 at 10:30 am and 3:30 pm.
Cost: $45. For information on special family/member prices click here.

Temple Ner Tamid Religious School Open House

Date & Time: Sunday, Apr 07, 2013 10:15am
Filed Under: All ages, Bloomfield, Families
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Who: All ages.
What: On Sunday, April 7 Temple Ner Tamid invites next year’s kindergarteners and first graders and their parents to a special open house. Parents and children will be welcomed at 10:15 am, with our family Tefillah service, the high point of every Sunday morning, at 10:30 am. At 11:00 am, children will be welcomed into the current kindergarten and 1st grade classes, while their parents attend a brief (half hour) information session with Religious School Director Iris Schwartz and current parents and temple members.
Where: Temple Ner Tamid, 936 Broad Street, Bloomfield, NJ.
When: Sunday, April 7 at 10:15 am.
Cost: Free.

Museums on Us Weekend

Date & Time: Sunday, Apr 07, 2013 8:00am
Filed Under: Families, Jersey City, Montclair, Morristown, Newark, NYC
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Who: Lovers of arts and culture of all ages.
What:Bank of America / Merrill Lynch offers free admission for cardholders to participating museums the first weekend of each month.
Where: Participating Museums:

  • Aljira, a Center for Contemporary Art
  • Liberty Science Center
  • Montclair Art Museum
  • Morris Museum
  • Newark Museum
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Whitney Museum of Art
  • New-York Historical Society
  • Staten Island Children’s Museum
  • Brooklyn Children’s Museum
  • Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
  • El Museo de Barrio

When: First weekend of the month–Saturday, April 6 and Sunday, April 7
Cost: Free for each cardholder.

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