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Community Menorah Lightings for East Hanover and Florham Park

December 4, 2016

EAST HANOVER, NJ- The Chabad of South East Morris County will be hosting community Menorah lightings this year for Madison, Chatham, East Hanover and Florham Park. The lightings will take places during Hanukah and feature music, hot refreshments, and a special raffle on NY Jets memorabilia.

“Hanukah, the festival of lights, celebrates the victory of the few against the many, the weak ...

Ship Bottom Christmas Parade Draws Huge Crowd

SHIP BOTTOM, NJ - The Ship Bottom Christmas Parade took place on Saturday and has been a Jersey Shore staple for 37 years. The weather was sunny with some wind.  The event drew a very large crowd.  There was strong security to insure the safety of all participants and spectators.  The security forces protecting us included U.S. Homeland Security, Ocean County's ...

"Walk to Bethlehem" Festival in Downtown Basking Ridge Sunday, December 18th at 4pm

BASKING RIDGE, NJ- If you’ve been in Basking Ridge, NJ during the holiday season, no doubt you have seen, or at least heard of, the “Walk to Bethlehem." It’s an annual tradition that started 26 years ago during which members of the four churches in downtown Basking Ridge,participate in a half-parade, half-pageant, telling the story of Jesus’ ...

Randolph Interfaith Council Hosts Community Program Series

RANDOLPH, NJ- Concerned that “the distance between people of faith was expanding,” the Randolph Interfaith Council was formed by Rabbi Menashe East of Mt. Freedom Jewish Center and Father Daniel Murphy of St. Matthew’s Church a number of years ago. This year the Council, joined by Imam Deen Shareef of the Islamic Center of Morris County is sponsoring a community five-part ...

Royal Stage School of Music Community Orchestra Performs Free Concert on Fri, Dec. 9 at Fanwood Presbyterian Church

FANWOOD, NJ – Students from the Royal Stage School of Music Community Orchestra (RSSM) will perform a free concert on Friday, Dec. 9 at 6:30 p.m. at the Fanwood Presbyterian Church dining hall. It will be performed by adults and their children in the Angels Orchestra, Concert Orchestra, Philharmonic and Group Keyboard. Proceeds from a bake sale at the end of the concert ...

Christ Church Bloomfield-Glen Ridge Advent and Christmas Calendar

GLEN RIDGE, NJ - Advent is a season of preparation at Christ Church Bloomfield-Glen Ridge. The church has shared their events and services from now until the start of the Christmas Season. 

Saturday, December 3

Greening of the Church (9am-12pm)

Sunday, December 11:

Giving Tree Begins!

Caroling at South End Gardens Senior Home (3pm)

Saturday, December 17:

 Christmas ...

Fanwood Presbyterian Church Invites Public to Advent and Christmas Services and Programs

FANWOOD, NJ -- The Advent Celebration begins on Sunday, Nov. 27, with the lighting of the first Advent candle at the 9:30 and 11:15 a.m. services. The Sanctuary Choir sings at the early service and the Praise Ensemble will play at the second.

The regular worship times of 9:30 and 11:15 will continue on Dec. 4 and 11, after which there will be single services at 10:30 a.m.

Animals Part of Live Nativity Pageant at West Amwell Church

WEST AMWELL TWP., NJ -- The annual Outdoor Live Nativity Pageant will be held at Old Rocks Church on Sunday, Dec. 4 beginning at 7 p.m.

The pageant is presented by area children with live animals and the manger located in the authentic old horse shed attached to the small stone church, which was built in 1842. Special music is also part of this simple but beautiful pageant.

Following ...

Temple Sholom to Host Holiday Boutique in Scotch Plains

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Temple Sholom  (1925 Lake Ave., Scotch Plains) will host its Annual Holiday Boutique on Sunday, December 4, 2016, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  All are invited to see some of the finest local vendors showcase their merchandise. Now is the time to get a jump on your holiday gift list and enjoy some easy shopping while supporting Temple Sholom’s school ...

Family Christmas Celebration at Willow Grove Church

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The community is invited to enjoy relaxed time with family and people of all ages at the annual Family Christmas Celebration – Preparing our Hearts and Homes for Christmas Event at Willow Grove Presbyterian Church on Sunday, Dec. 4.

The event takes place from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. following the 10:00 am worship service. Children and adults can ...

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Visit the Alternative Gift Market at First Congregational Church of Westfield

December 3, 2016

First Congregational Church invites visitors to celebrate the season of Advent through several worship opportunities and events around the theme, “What Do  YOU Want for Christmas?”  Each week during the month of December, this question will be explored from a Biblical, spiritual and personal perspective in a series of sermons and adult studies programs.  Two worship ...