August 8, 2013

Family Movie Night: Swiss Family Robinson

Date & Time: Thursday, Aug 08, 2013 8:00pm
Filed Under: All ages, NJ
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Who: All ages.
What: Fun family movie night that everyone can enjoy— Swiss Family Robinson (1960) -  A classic! Bring a blanket and/or lawn chair and pack a picnic.
Where: The New Jersey Arts Incubator at the Oskar Schindler Performing Arts Center, 4 Boland Avenue, West Orange, NJ.
When: Thursdays, August 8, 15 and 22 at 8:00 pm (gates open at 7:00 pm).
Cost: Free, donations are suggested so that NJAI may continue to bring free and low cost programming to the community.

Into the Woods Junior

Date & Time: Thursday, Aug 08, 2013 7:30pm
Filed Under: All ages, NY, NYC
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Who: All ages.
What: INTO THE WOODS JUNIOR is a young performer’s version of the famous Broadway musical by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine. It’s a funny musical comedy that takes familiar fairy tales and twists them into a new story.
Where: Playwright’s Theater, 421 West 54th Street, New York, NY.
When: Thursday, August 8 and Friday, August 9 at 7:30 pm and Saturday, August 10 at 2:30 pm.
Cost: $10 for Adult, $5 for children & students, Free for senior citizens. For tickets, contact the box office call 973-514-1787 X31 or click here. To contact the Madison Senior center call 973-593-3095.
For more information call 212-541-4684, fax 212-397-4684 or click here.

Kidz Class at Whole Foods West Orange

Date & Time: Thursday, Aug 08, 2013 4:00pm
Filed Under: All ages, West Orange
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Who: All ages.
What: Every Thursday at 4 pm, Whole Foods West Orange offers kids classes in the Cafe!
Where: Whole Foods West Orange, 235 Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ.
When: Thursdays at 4 pm
Cost: Free.

A Child’s View of History

Date & Time: Thursday, Aug 08, 2013 3:00pm
Filed Under: 7-12, Union
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Who: Children ages 7 to 12 with an adult.
What: The program will consist of a tour of the house focusing on the lives of the children that lived at Liberty Hall. Each room the children visit will have different objects that the children will be able to touch, the tour will end with hands-on activities and outdoor games. Lemonade and sponge cake will be served.
Where: Liberty Hall Museum, 1003 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ.
When: July 2 – August 29, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11:00 am, 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm.
Cost: $8 per child and $10 per adult. Reservations required.

Craft: Spud Buddies

Date & Time: Thursday, Aug 08, 2013 2:00pm
Filed Under: Glen Ridge, Grades 3-5
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Who: Glen Ridge residents grades 3-5.
What: Personalize your own Mr. Potato Head!
Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult.
Limited to Glen Ridge residents
Where: Glen Ridge Public Library, 240 Ridgewood Avenue, Glen Ridge, NJ.
When: Thursday, August 8 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm.
Cost: Free. Register online here.

Yoga, Art, & Drama Camp

Date & Time: Thursday, Aug 08, 2013 1:00pm
Filed Under: Ages 5-8, Montclair
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Who: Ages 5 to 8.
What: This playful afternoon camp will combine kids yoga, which helps kids to release and circulate stuck or built-up energies in their bodies, art, which kids can use to further release these energies into a variety of creations, and drama, where the kids can feel free to fully express themselves. Each day will boast a different, fun theme, helping to educate the children about their bodies and selves through various breathing techniques, asanas, meditation, and relaxation. The art activities will further emphasize and incorporate each day’s topic, offering creative and unique projects. And the drama will allow the child to become different characters and to improvise to fully express the topic of the day. A healthy snack will be provided each day, and you may also send a small snack with your child if you choose.
Where: Montclair B.A.B.Y., 113 Walnut Street, Montclair, NJ.
When: Monday through Thursday, August 5, 6, 7 and 8 from 1:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Cost: $160. Click here to register.

A Child’s View of History

Date & Time: Thursday, Aug 08, 2013 1:00pm
Filed Under: 7-12, Union
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Who: Children ages 7 to 12 with an adult.
What: The program will consist of a tour of the house focusing on the lives of the children that lived at Liberty Hall. Each room the children visit will have different objects that the children will be able to touch, the tour will end with hands-on activities and outdoor games. Lemonade and sponge cake will be served.
Where: Liberty Hall Museum, 1003 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ.
When: July 2 – August 29, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11:00 am, 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm.
Cost: $8 per child and $10 per adult. Reservations required.

Monkey Monkey Music with Meredith LeVande

Date & Time: Thursday, Aug 08, 2013 12:00pm
Filed Under: 3 and up, Montclair
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Who: Ages 3 and up
What: Meredith LeVande performs her unique brand of catchy songs!
Where: Montclair Public Library, 50 South Fullerton Avenue, Montclair, NJ.
When: Thursday, August 8 at 12 pm
Cost: Free.

 

Summer Fun Days at Newark Museum

Date & Time: Thursday, Aug 08, 2013 12:00pm
Filed Under: All ages, children, Newark
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Who: Kids of all ages.
What: Explore the museum’s interactive exhibits; then enjoy hands-on science and art activities on weekdays throughout the summer. Click here for schedule of activities.
Where: Newark Museum, 49 Washington Street, Newark, NJ
When: Wednesdays, July 24, August 7 and August 14, Thursdays, July 18, 25 and August 1 and 7, and Fridays, July 19, 26 and August 2, 9 and 16 from 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm.
Cost: Free with museum admission.

A Child’s View of History

Date & Time: Thursday, Aug 08, 2013 11:00am
Filed Under: 7-12, Union
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Who: Children ages 7 to 12 with an adult.
What: The program will consist of a tour of the house focusing on the lives of the children that lived at Liberty Hall. Each room the children visit will have different objects that the children will be able to touch, the tour will end with hands-on activities and outdoor games. Lemonade and sponge cake will be served.
Where: Liberty Hall Museum, 1003 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ.
When: July 2 – August 29, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11:00 am, 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm.
Cost: $8 per child and $10 per adult. Reservations required.

Madison Square Kids Free Concert Series

Date & Time: Thursday, Aug 08, 2013 10:30am
Filed Under: All ages, Families, Little Kids, NY, NYC
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Who: Families with little kids.
What: Madison Square Kids is a free summer entertainment series for children on the Oval Lawn in historic Madison Square Park.
Where: Madison Square Park’s Oval Lawn, Madison Avenue and 25th Street, NY, NY.
When: Tuesdays and Thursdays mornings at10:30 am, June 11 to August 8. Check performers lineup here.
Cost: Free.

 

Clearview Cinema Summer Kids’ Club

Date & Time: Thursday, Aug 08, 2013 10:30am
Filed Under: All ages, NJ
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Who: Movie fans of G and PG films.
What: Free family movies played every Wednesday andThursday morning.
Where: Local Clearview Cinemas:
Bellevue Theaters, 260 Bellevue Avenue, Montclair, NJ, 07043. 973.744.2543
South Orange 5, One SOPAC Way, South Orange, NJ.973.761.0256
Clifton Allwood Cinema 6, 96 Market Street, Clifton, NJ.973.788.9774
When: Wednesdays and Thursdays July 10 – August 22 at 10:30 am.
Cost: Free. Seating is based on availability – first come, first served.

Everywhere Fun Fair

Date & Time: Thursday, Aug 08, 2013 9:00am
Filed Under: All ages, Montclair
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Who: Ages 4 to 11.
What: Through interactive Biblestorytelling, global games, rockin’ music, super science, cool crafts, andmore, children will discover that God’s love can be found everywhere, includingtheir own neighborhoods.
Where: Central Presbyterian Church, 46 Park Street, Montclair, NJ.
When: Monday, August 5 through Friday, August 9 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.
Cost: Free. For registration and more information, contact Central Presbyterian at(973)744-5340, ext. 12 or cpc.christianed@verizon.net.

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