Arts & Entertainment

March 24, 2019

Little Falls School No. 1 will presents "Legally Blonde, Jr., The Musical!" The show runs March 27, 28 and 29 at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Ticket prices are $10 for adults and $5 for students in 8th grade and under. Tickets can be purchased by calling 973-256-1033, or at the door. School ...

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Singer, Ellen La Furn along with Guitarist, Vic Cenicola and Ron Naspo, Bassist will perform at the Cedar Grove Library on Tuesday, March 26 @6:30 pm. Ms. La Furn will sing the American Songbook; light refreshments will be available.

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Union County PRIDE 2019 is scheduled for Saturday, June 15, from 12:00 noon until 5:00 p.m. at Rahway River Park in Rahway. Admission is free to this inclusive and affirming celebration of family, equality, diversity and empowering acceptance. All are welcome to pack a picnic, a blanket or lawn ...

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     On Saturday, April 6, from 2-4 p.m., come to the Reeve House, at 314 Mountain Ave. in Westfield, with your students (aged 5 and up) for making wool felt Bunny crafts. Adults can take a tour of the Reeve House while their children are crafting.      Children will learn the art of ...

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A "Sunday Sketch" class is coming to the Reeve House on Sunday, April 7 from 2-4 PM.  It is offered by The Adult School and registration is required. Join us as we spend an afternoon at Westfield's historic Reeve House and be inspired to sketch an item from its interesting collection.  Several ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Broadway legend Rebecca Luker, the star of Cinderella, Mary Poppins, Showboat, The Secret Garden, The Sound of Music, and the Music Man, headlines the Montclair State Public Relations Student Society of America's seventh annual benefit for Autism New Jersey. Not just one Broadway ...

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After a pilot crash-lands on a remote island and tells of conflict and strife, Diana, an Amazonian warrior in training, leaves home to fight a war. In the process, she comes into her full powers and learns her destiny. Rated PG-13. Starring Gal Gadot, Chris Pine and Robin Wright; directed ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The 'Early Bird' pricing sign-up window for The Connection's Summer Camps will end on April 1. 'Early Bird' pricing allows families to save $20 per week on weekly day camps that begin June 24 and run through August 23 for children ages 3 and up.   'Early Bird' pricing can also be ...

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Residents of Union County, age 60 or older, are invited to register for the Union County Senior Citizens Art Exhibit. Qualifying works of art will be on display at the Atrium of Liberty Hall Center at 1085 Morris Avenue in Union from May 28 to July 8, and the artists will be guests at a special ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ 00 The Scotch Plains Public Library welcomes jazz pianist Gil Scott Chapman on the keyboards and vocalist Lauren Scales for Sing of Spring: An Afternoon of Gershwin on Sunday, April 7 at 2:00 p.m. No registration is necessary. In June 2017, they performed at Community ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The Music Department of Millburn High School presents the annual Pops Concert on Thursday, March 28 at 7:30 P.M. in the high school auditorium. This concert is free and open to the public. The concert will feature the Jazz Band and Pops Strings. Music selections include composers ...

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FANWOOD, NJ -- Celtic music duo Slateford Creek will perform traditional Irish and Scottish songs as part of their Celtic Voyage Program at the Fanwood Library on March 24 at 2:00pm! The group is just two people, but comes with lots of interesting and worldly sounds!    The event is free to ...

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PATERSON, NJ - The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Passaic County Film Commission have announced that the 15th annual Passaic County Film Festival will be held on Saturday, April 13. The event which will feature a variety of short films show on the big screen will take place ...

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Registration for the Spring Session at The Connection is now ongoing. The Spring Session runs from April 1 - June 16 for children and continues to June 23 for adults.   As summer quickly approaches, members can strengthen their swim skills at The Connection’s indoor pool. Trained instructors ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The New Providence High School Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) is sponsoring its annual Tricky Tray / Fashion Show fundraiser on Saturday, March 23rd at New Providence High School. "Some Enchanted Evening” is the theme for this year's event. Just as in years past, ...

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Rock the Church!:  A Concert with The Wag Benefits Family Promise of Monmouth County Every night upwards of 200 children and their families sleep under the stars, in cars, or couch surf at relatives in Monmouth County. Lincroft Presbyterian Church, (www.lincroftpc.org), will host Rock the ...

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SPARTA, NJ – There is still time to submit an application to the Miss Sparta Pageant.  According to organizers the 82 annual Pageant will be held on June 12 at Lake Mohawk Country Club. The pageant organizers are looking for confident, accomplished young women who would be interested in ...

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  PRINCETON, NJ – A free panel discussion and Q&A with Artistic Directors from four professional equity theatres in the Garden State will be held at the Lewis Center for the Arts at 122 Alexander Street in Princeton on Tuesday, March 26 at 7:00 pm. The panel is a joint effort between New ...

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Summer is quickly approaching, don’t miss your opportunity to sign up early for Summer Camp at The Connection and SAVE! Early Bird pricing ends April 1 – this special allows families to save $20 a week. Weekly day camps begin June 24 and run through August 23 for children ages 3 and up.   Early ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ -- Residents of Union County, age 60 or older, are invited to register for the Union County Senior Citizens Art Exhibit. Qualifying works of art will be on display at the Atrium of Liberty Hall Center at 1085 Morris Ave. in Union from May 28 to July 8, and the artists will be ...

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New Jersey has played a vital roll in the history of jazz. Legends Count Basie and Wayne Shorter were born in Red Bank and Newark, respectively, Dizzy Gillespie spent the last three decades of his life in the city of Englewood, and many of the most significant records of jazz’s golden age were ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ — On Friday, March 22, Livingston High School’s 11th graders will depart for their Junior Prom to be held at The Westin in Morristown, and TAPinto Livingston wants to see your photos! To have your memories shared in a future article on TAPinto Livingston, send pictures via Email ...

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There is a well-kept secret in Westfield that’s been around for almost 40 years. Westfield is home to the Mostly Music chamber music series. Five times a season, Mostly Music brings outstanding artists along with commentary about the musical pieces and the composers to New Jersey at Temple Emanu-El ...

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Did you know that most students no longer learn the skill of cursive penmanship? This means that historians in the future may not be able to read historic documents or even personal letters from generations back.  The Westfield Historical Society is sponsoring a mini-course in cursive ...

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On Sunday, April 7 at 2:00 PM, the Scotch Plains Public Library welcomes jazz pianist Gil Scott Chapman on the keyboards and vocalist Lauren Scales for Sing of Spring: An Afternoon of Gershwin.  No registration is necessary. In June 2017, they performed at Community Juneteenth at Willow Grove ...

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The Westfield Memorial Library is happy to continue the Weiss Family Jazz Series 2019 with the Charlie Apicella Quartet Iron City on Wednesday, April 3 at 7:00 p.m. The library is located at 550 East Broad Street. Guitarist Charlie Apicella will be joined by Amy Bateman on violin, Roy Cummings ...

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The Why We Dance festival is celebrating its 10th year providing free dance workshops, refreshments and prizes for the community on Sunday, March 31, at Forest Road Park in Fanwood, from 2:00 to 5:30 p.m.  John ”Comix”  Barrella will be teaching an interactive hip hop class. Barrella is a ...

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New Jersey Originals: Technological Marvels, Odd Inventions, Trailblazing Characters, and More LIVINGSTON, NJ — Join author Linda Barth as she explores groundbreaking, useful, fun, and even quirky inventions and their New Jersey roots at the Livingston Historical Society Meeting, Monday, March ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Autumn Lake Healthcare at Berkeley Heights welcomes children and youth of all ages to their second annual Easter Egg Hunt and photos with the Easter Bunny at 1 p.m. on Sunday, April 7. There is no cost or fee so come and enjoy the fun. Please RSVP by calling ...

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There is a well-kept secret in Westfield that’s been around for almost 40 years. Westfield is home to the Mostly Music chamber music series. Five times a season, Mostly Music brings outstanding artists along with commentary about the musical pieces and the composers to New Jersey at Temple Emanu-El ...

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