April 19, 2013

Creatures of the Night Spring: Cora Hartshorn Arboretum

Date & Time: Friday, Apr 19, 2013 6:00pm
Filed Under: All ages, Families, Millburn, Short Hills
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Who: Families.
What: Creatures of the Night will focus on nocturnal animals of the wood lands. We’ll start in the “Stone House” with some information and refreshments. Then you will go out in groups led by our Environmental Eagles. Please bring a flashlight.
Where: Cora Hartshorn Arboretum, 324 Forest Drive South, Short Hills, NJ.
When: Friday, April 19 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
Cost: $10 per person and a maximum fee of $49 per family. Pre-registration is required, click here to register. For more information click here.

Tot Shabbat at Temple Sholom of West Essex

Date & Time: Friday, Apr 19, 2013 5:30pm
Filed Under: Cedar Grove, Families, Grades 1 and under
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Who: Grade one and below and their families.
What: Join Rabbi  Groffman and Cantor Eptstein for a brief Tot Shabbat service at 5:30pm with a dinner to follow for children in grade 1 and below(siblings welcomed) and their families.
Where: Temple Sholom of West Essex, 760 Pompton Avenue, Cedar Grove, NJ.
When: Friday, April 19 at 5:30 pm.
Cost: No fee for the event but please RSVP with the temple office at 973-239-1321.

Mort and the Magical Forest: A Marcia the Musical Moose Show

Date & Time: Friday, Apr 19, 2013 2:00pm
Filed Under: Ages 3-7, Montclair
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Who: Ages 3 to 7.
What: Little Mort Moose has been sent to the Magical Forest by a fairy godmother! Enjoy an
interactive variety act filled with audience participation, guitar strummin’ tunes
and a puppet show performed by Marcia the Musical Moose! Marcia Johnson is a
one-of-a-kind children’s performer who entertains kids through original songs and
puppetry while disguised as a singing moose!
Where: Montclair Public Library, 50 South Fullerton Avenue, Montclair, NJ.
When: Friday, April 19 at 2:00 pm.
Cost: Free.

Breastfeeding Seminar for Dads, Moms and Grandparents

Date & Time: Friday, Apr 19, 2013 12:00pm
Filed Under: Montclair, Parents
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Who: Little kids.
What: This welcoming, compassionate and educational seminar is designed for all family members, including expectant mothers, fathers and grandparents. Ideal for families to take early in their pregnancy, this seminar will offer you information on recovering from childbirth, the development of your baby’s brain, breastfeeding, and your baby’s belly! You will also learn tips on common breastfeeding questions, including how to tell if your baby is getting enough milk, and how to read your baby’s feeding cues. This seminar makes a great gift for your co-worker, colleague or family member!
Where: Montclair State University, 1 Normal Avenue, Montclair, NJ.
When: Fridays, March 22, April 19, May 17, June 21, August 16, September 20 and October 18 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm.
Cost: $30 per seminar. To register, email caecmh@montclair.edu.

Home School Days

Date & Time: Friday, Apr 19, 2013 12:00pm
Filed Under: 4-8 years, Montclair
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Who: Homeschooled kids ages 4-13.
What: The Montclair Art Museum invites you and other Home School families for a fun and educational afternoon. These two-hour programs include a gallery tour and studio art project led by MAM educators Peg Kenselaar (ages 9 – 13) and Emily Kenselaar (ages 4 – 8).
Themes:
April…………………….. Animal in Art: Clay Sculpture
May…………………Field Trip to the Presby Memorial Iris Gardens
June……………………....Fabulous Folk Art
Where: Montclair Art Museum, 3 South Mountain Avenue, Montclair, NJ.
When: Thursdays, April 18, May 16 and June 13 and Fridays, April 19, May 17 and June 14 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm.
Cost: $18 per family / $6 Family Members and above
Please RSVP to tours@montclairartmuseum.org or purchase tickets online here.

How Can Essential Plant Oils Improve your Family’s Health? With Sharon Castelli

Date & Time: Friday, Apr 19, 2013 11:30am
Filed Under: Montclair, Parents
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Who: Parents.
What: Dr. Mom: Taking Care of the Whole Family with Essential Oils:
Enhance immunity
Clean cuts and scrapes
Calm and relax
Sleep easily and deeply
Baby wellness: diaper rash, colic…
Digestion and elimination
Fungal infections
Where: Montclair B.A.B.Y., 113 Walnut Street, Montclair, NJ.
When: Friday, April 19 from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm.
Cost: Free.

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