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Arts and Entertainment Top This Week's Upcoming Events in West Orange

July 13, 2013 at 12:35 AM

WEST ORANGE, NJ - What's happening in and around West Orange this weekend and the upcoming week?  Here's what you need to know.

Check the complete West Orange Public Library calendar here.

Check the complete West Orange Township calendar here.

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Check the complete Essex County Environmental center calendar here.

Saturday, July 13

Essex County Environmental Center presents Butterfly Tent Safari ($2.00 suggested donation) from 10:30-1:30 pm.  Click on the link to find out more.

Our Sweet Caroline Fundraiser at the Shillelagh Club, 3-7 pm.  Local bands will perform and food will be served to help offset the medical costs for the Vandemark family, whose daughter Caroline, recently lost her battle to cancer.  

Sunday, July 14

 ‘ArtsPlay Day’ 10am-3pm
Activities and workshops for families and children with special needs. Music, drum circle, arts and crafts and more. FREE with registration at
OSPAC, 4 Boland Drive 

Monday, July 15

Field Station Dinosaur visits the Library 
Bring the kiddies to see the 15-foot Mighty T-Rex. Go on an interactive Paleozoic adventure with a life-like, roaring 15-foot juvenile T-Rex. Ages 3 to 11.  Go the WOPL website for more info.

Tuesday, July 16

Town Council Meeting, 7:00 pm, 66 Main Street.  The General Agenda is here.

Wednesday, July 17

As part of the Essex County Summer Concert SeriesWednesday, July 17th, 7 p.m., Essex County West Side Park, Newark: Donovan’s Reggae Group

Thursday, July 18

Zoning Board meeting, 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Pleasant Valley Productions - 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, 8:00 pm, Luna Stage, 555 Valley Road, West Orange.

Friday, July 19

Farmers Market, Town Hall Parking Lot, 12-6 pm.

25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, 8:00 pm

Friday, July 19th, 7:30 p.m., Essex County Brookdale Park, Bloomfield/Montclair: Tribute to the Beach Boys: “Beach Party Boys”

Saturday, July 20

25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, 2:00 and 8:00 pm

Into the Woods at OSPAC -  NJAI Adult Community Theater presents Into The Woods with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by James Lapine. Doors 7:00 pm, Show Begins at 8:00 pm (until 10:00 pm). $5.00 charge per person. Visit for more info.

Sunday, July 21

25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, 2:00 pm

Into the Woods at OSPAC - Adult Community Theater. Doors Open 6:00 pm, Show begins at 7:00 pm.  $5.00 charge per person

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