August 25, 2013

Street League Skateboarding World Championship

Date & Time: Sunday, Aug 25, 2013 4:00pm
Filed Under: All ages, Newark

Who: All ages.
What: The 2013 SLS World Tour will feature 20 of the world’s top street skateboarders competing in an easy-to-follow, instant scoring format on one-of-a-kind concrete skate plazas with the largest prize purse in skateboarding history at $2 million.
Where: Prudential Center, 25 Lafayette Street, Newark, NJ.
When: Sunday, August 25 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
Cost: Tickets required. Cost TBA. For more information please call 973-757-6000.

Ice Cream Social at Temple Sholom of West Essex

Date & Time: Sunday, Aug 25, 2013 4:00pm
Filed Under: Families

Who: Families
What: Meet Rabbi Laurence Groffman and Education Director, Rachel Sesser and learn about Temple Sholom’s welcoming community and innovative school.
Where: TSWE, 760 Pompton Avenue, Cedar Grove, NJ
When: Sunday, August 25 at 4 pm
Cost: Free. Call 973-239-1321 for more information on this fun and informational event.

St. Sebastian Feast and Carnival

Date & Time: Sunday, Aug 25, 2013 3:00pm
Filed Under: All ages, Families, Montclair

Who: All ages.
What: The St. Sebastian Feast includes food, rides, entertainment, bocce games.
Where: Kaveny Field, Grove and Walnut Streets, Montclair, NJ.
When: Wednesday through Sunday August 21– 25.
Cost: Free admission.

Build and Grow Clinic at Lowe’s: Character from Planes

Date & Time: Sunday, Aug 25, 2013 10:00am
Filed Under: Little Kids, Union

Who: Little kids.
What: Bring the kids into any Lowe’s store and build El Chupacabra from Disney’s Planes. 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, August 24 at 10 am.
Cost: Free.

End of Summer Craft at Imagine That!

Date & Time: Sunday, Aug 25, 2013 10:00am
Filed Under: Florham Park, Little Kids

Who: All ages.
What: Goodbye Summer—Drop in and make a picture of your favorite summer memory!
Where: Imagine That!!!, 4 Vreeland Road, Florham Park, NJ.
When: Sunday, August 25 from 10 am – 5:30 pm
Cost: Free with admission. For more information, call 973-966-8000.

New York Renaissance Faire

Date & Time: Sunday, Aug 25, 2013 10:00am
Filed Under: All ages, NY

Who: Lords and ladies of all ages.
What: The Faire is a rollicking romp through Elizabethan England complete with 16th Century games, rides, arts, crafts, food music and dance. Join in on the fun and go in costume!
Where: Sterling Forest, 600 Route 17A, Tuxedo, NY.
When: Saturdays, Sundays, and Labor Day from August 3 – September 22 from 10 am – 7 pm.
Cost: General admission – Adults: $22/ Children 5 – 12: $11/ Children under 5: Free. Advance ticket discounts available. Click here for more ticket and event information.

Making Teens Safer Drivers

Date & Time: Sunday, Aug 25, 2013 9:00am
Filed Under: East Rutherford, Teens

Who: Teens at least 16 years old currently driving on a learner’s permit (or have a driver’s license) Have completed their 6-hour behind the wheel course.
What: Drive Safer offers a focused car control course that teaches drivers how to control their vehicles in the face of real world situations. The programs are designed to be safe, educational and fun. The course consists of a classroom session including tech education, followed by the experiential driving course that features four “behind the wheel” exercises (Braking, Slalom, Skidpad and Hazard Avoidance) with certified high-performance driving instructors in a safe, controlled environment.
Where: MetLife Stadium, 1 MetLife Stadium Drive, East Rutherford, NJ.
When: Sunday, August 25 at 9 am AND 2 pm
Cost: $199-279. Register online here. For more information contact 201.485.7792.

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