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Tales for Tots

Mon, April 24, 10:00 AM

Clark Public Library, Clark

Tales for Tots

Arts & Entertainment Government

Add to My Calendar 04/24/2017 10:00am 04/24/2017 10:30am America/New_York Tales for Tots

Stories, finger plays, and songs for active listeners. Geared toward ages 2-3 with a caregiver. 30 minutes of open play follows. The Monday and Thursday program will be the same exact session each week. The library will be closed on Memorial Day, so there will be no session on May 29.

303 Westfield Ave. Clark, NJ 07066
Lapsit for Little Ones

Tue, April 25, 10:00 AM

Clark Public Library, Clark

Lapsit for Little Ones

Arts & Entertainment Government

Add to My Calendar 04/25/2017 10:00am 04/25/2017 10:15am America/New_York Lapsit for Little Ones

Stories, songs, nursery rhymes, and movement geared toward the under 2 crowd with caregiver. 30 minutes of open play follows.

303 Westfield Ave. Clark, NJ 07066
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Tue, April 25, 11:30 AM

Lavy House, Westfield

Free Presentation on Avoiding Senior Scams

Police & Fire

Add to My Calendar 04/25/2017 11:30am 04/25/2017 1:00pm America/New_York Free Presentation on Avoiding Senior Scams

An informational program on “Avoiding Identity Theft and Other Senior Scams” for seniors and their families will take place on Tuesday, April 25, 11:30 a.m. at The Senior Resource Center at The Lavy House, 748 E. Broad Street, Westfield, NJ. The program will be presented by Detective Dennis Dasilva of the Westfield Police Department. A light lunch will be served.

The Senior ...

748 E. Broad Street Westfield, NJ 07090
WOMEN AGING WELL

Tue, April 25, 12:00 PM

Westfield

WOMEN AGING WELL

Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 04/25/2017 12:00pm 05/23/2017 1:00pm America/New_York WOMEN AGING WELL

Workshop for women over 60 about aging and the emotional concerns it raises.

233 Prospect Street Westfield, NJ 07090
Chess Club for Kids

Tue, April 25, 3:15 PM

Clark Public Library, Clark

Chess Club for Kids

Arts & Entertainment Government

Add to My Calendar 04/25/2017 3:15pm 04/25/2017 4:15pm America/New_York Chess Club for Kids

Students from the ALJ Chess Club will be here to provide instruction and play. For children ages 8 and up. Registration is requested.

303 Westfield Ave. Clark, NJ 07066
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Tue, April 25, 7:00 PM

Roselle Borough Hall, Roselle

Roselle Pilgrim Pipelines Forum

Education Government Green Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 04/25/2017 7:00pm 04/25/2017 9:00pm America/New_York Roselle Pilgrim Pipelines Forum

Area residents please join for a Pilgrim Pipelines Forum at Roselle City Hall.

Pilgrim plans to run a “hazardous liquid” pipelines from Albany through Chatham, Berkeley Heights, and Scotch Plains/Fanwood, where it would split into 2 branches, one going through Clark, Westfield, Cranford (including the land of Hillside Avenue School and the Rahway River), Roselle, Roselle Park, on ...

210 Chestnut St. Roselle, NJ 07203
Roselle Forum on Pilgrim Oil Pipeline

Tue, April 25, 7:00 PM

Roselle Borough Hall, Roselle

Roselle Forum on Pilgrim Oil Pipeline

Government Green

Add to My Calendar 04/25/2017 7:00pm 04/25/2017 9:00pm America/New_York Roselle Forum on Pilgrim Oil Pipeline

This event is sponsored by Mayor Christine Dansereau and is supported by the Food and Water Watch, the Coalition Against Pilgrim Pipeline (CAPP), and thirty other New Jersey volunteer organizations concerned about the harmful impact that these pipelines would have on health, water, quality of life, and property values. If permitted, Pilgrim Pipeline would be able to excavate and carry hazardous ...

201 Chestnut St Roselle, NJ 07203
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Tue, April 25, 7:00 PM

Cranford

Union County's Olmsted Legacy

Add to My Calendar 04/25/2017 7:00pm 04/25/2017 9:00pm America/New_York Union County's Olmsted Legacy

220 Walnut Ave Cranford, NJ
Act Now Foundation Seminar "Understanding Memory Loss"

Wed, April 26, 1:00 PM

Westfield

Act Now Foundation Seminar "Understanding Memory ...

Education Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 04/26/2017 1:00pm 04/26/2017 3:00pm America/New_York Act Now Foundation Seminar "Understanding Memory Loss"

Understanding Memory Loss

April 26 1-3pm

First Baptist Church of Westfield, 170 Elm St.

Join us for an Alzheimer's Educational Seminar. It's Free! See picture of flier below.


170 Elm St Westfield, NJ 07090
Faith in Action - Clery-COmmunity Meet & Greet - April 26th

Wed, April 26, 5:00 PM

Suburban Golf Club, Union

Faith in Action - Clery-COmmunity Meet & Greet - ...

Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 04/26/2017 5:00pm 04/26/2017 8:00pm America/New_York Faith in Action - Clery-COmmunity Meet & Greet - April 26th

The event is a ‘Meet & Greet‘ that will allow members of the community to meet with various houses of worship in the Union County area. It is not only an opportunity for community members to learn about various faiths and houses of worship in the area, but an opportunity to potentially identify a house of worship they might like to attend themselves. Various houses of worship ...

1730 Morris Avenue Union, NJ 07083
Parenting Children with Autism: Strategies for Success

Wed, April 26, 5:30 PM

Trinitas Children’s Therapy Serivces, Springfield

Parenting Children with Autism: Strategies for ...

Business & Finance Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 04/26/2017 5:30pm 04/26/2017 7:00pm America/New_York Parenting Children with Autism: Strategies for Success

Speak to our Children’s Therapy Services professionals and learn
about the programs that will enhance therapy for your child.

Presenters: Benjamin Lipman, PT, Senior Therapist, TCTS
Aida Mendez-Boud, OTA, Elizabeth Coordinator, TCTS
Tara Sheerin, Ed.M., BCBA, Executive Director, The Data Group
Craig Domanski, Ph.D., BCBA-D, Clinical Director, The Data Group

899 Mountain Ave., Suite 1A Springfield, NJ 07081
Temple Sha'arey Shalom Sisterhood, Springfield 6th Annual Vendor Boutique

Wed, April 26, 7:00 PM

Temple Sha'arey Shalom, Springfield

Temple Sha'arey Shalom Sisterhood, Springfield ...

Arts & Entertainment Giving Back Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 04/26/2017 7:00pm 04/26/2017 9:30pm America/New_York Temple Sha'arey Shalom Sisterhood, Springfield 6th Annual Vendor Boutique

The Sisterhood of Temple Sha'arey Shalom invites you to our sixth annual Vendor Boutique. Are you searching for just the right Mother's Day gift? Are you looking for a great Teacher Appreciation or graduation gift? Isn't it time to treat yourself to something nice?

Our boutique will be held at the temple, 78 South Springfield Avenue, Springfield, on Wednesday, April 26th, from ...

78 So. Springfield Ave. Springfield, NJ 07081
Vocalist Jean Avery

Wed, April 26, 7:30 PM

Cranford Community Center, Cranford

Vocalist Jean Avery

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 04/26/2017 7:30pm 04/26/2017 8:30pm America/New_York Vocalist Jean Avery

The Friends of the Cranford Public Library are pleased to sponsor a performance by vocalist Jean Avery on Wednesday, April 26, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center. Ms. Avery’s repertoire runs from blues to jazz and includes songs made famous by Frank Sinatra, Stevie Wonder, Melissa Manchester, and Dion Warwick. Born in Georgia, she began singing gospel at the age of three. From ...

220 Walnut Avenue Cranford, NJ 07016
Vocalist Jean Avery

Wed, April 26, 7:30 PM

Cranford Community Center, Cranford

Vocalist Jean Avery

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 04/26/2017 7:30pm 04/26/2017 8:30pm America/New_York Vocalist Jean Avery

The Friends of the Cranford Public Library are pleased to sponsor a performance by vocalist Jean Avery on Wednesday, April 26, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center. Ms. Avery’s repertoire runs from blues to jazz and includes songs made famous by Frank Sinatra, Stevie Wonder, Melissa Manchester, and Dion Warwick. Born in Georgia, she began singing gospel at the age of three. From ...

220 Walnut Avenue Cranford, NJ 07016
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Thu, April 27, 7:00 PM

Administration Building, Elizabeth

Union County Freeholders Regular Meeting

Government

Add to My Calendar 04/27/2017 7:00pm 04/27/2017 8:30pm America/New_York Union County Freeholders Regular Meeting

Please note that meetings are regularly held on Thursday evenings. Agenda Setting Sessions and Regular Meetings are held at 7:00 pm in the Freeholders’ Meeting Room, Administration Building, 10 Elizabethtown Plaza, 6th Floor, Elizabeth, New Jersey, unless otherwise specified. In the event an Agenda Setting Session and Regular Meeting are held on the same night, the Agenda Setting Session ...

10 Elizabethtown Plaza Elizabeth, NJ 07202
Cranford High School Spring Choral Concert

Thu, April 27, 7:30 PM

Cranford High School , Cranford

Cranford High School Spring Choral Concert

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 04/27/2017 7:30pm 04/27/2017 9:30pm America/New_York Cranford High School Spring Choral Concert

The Cranford High School Performing Arts Department begins its Spring Concert Season with the Spring Choral Concert on Thursday, April 27th at 7:30pm in the CHS Auditorium. Enjoy selections from the Women’s and Men’s Choruses, the Noteworthy Gentlemen, the Women’s Ensemble, the Madrigal Choir, and the Concert Choir. The performance is free and open to the public.

201 West End Place Cranford, NJ 07016
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Fri, April 28, 8:00 PM

Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, Summit

Things Being What They Are

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 04/28/2017 8:00pm 04/28/2017 10:00pm America/New_York Things Being What They Are

As Bill anxiously waits for his unfaithful wife and his furniture, he is visited by Jack, a divorced neighbor who suggests the loneliness of life after marriage. At first Jack appears to be a nightmare neighbor—intrusive, needy, boorish—but gradually Bill's perception of his new "friend" deepens. While it's true that Jack managed to lose his wife's trust and his ...

Oakes Center, 120 Morris Avenue Summit, NJ 07901 <p>Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre</p> <p>Oakes Center</p> <p>120 Morris Avenue</p> <p>Summit, NJ 07901</p> <p>Info: 908-514-9654</p> <p>Tickets: 800-838-3006</p> <p>info@dreamcatcherrep.org</p> <p>www.dreamcatcherrep.org</p>
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Sat, April 29, 7:00 AM

Westfield Area YMCA, Westfield

Fitness 'Fun' Raiser

Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 04/29/2017 7:00am 04/29/2017 11:30am America/New_York Fitness 'Fun' Raiser

In addition to the Y’s regular classes, Outdoor Boot Camp class, Outdoor Yoga class and special Water Exercise class will be offered. Great raffle prizes will be available. The prizes will be on display in the lobby from April 24-29.

Members and non-members are invited to participate. Registration for this event is going on now at the Welcome Center. Kids Club is available for those ...

220 Clark Street Westfield, NJ 07090
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Sat, April 29, 9:00 AM

Mother Seton High School, Clark

Free STEM Day at Mother Seton For Girls in 6th, ...

Add to My Calendar 04/29/2017 9:00am 04/29/2017 12:15pm America/New_York Free STEM Day at Mother Seton For Girls in 6th, 7th or 8th Grade

Join us at Mother Seton for STEM DAY (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)

Saturday, April 29th from 9 am - 12:15 pm

Girls in grades 6 - 8 will participate in exciting classes focusing on the basics of ENGINEERING and ROBOTICS.

NO Registration FEE is Required

Register online at www.motherseton.org

SCHOOL TOURS WILL BE AVAILABLE from 11 am - 12 pm

Mother ...

1 Valley Road Clark, NJ 07066
Garage Sale - College Women's Club of Cranford Scholarship Fundraising

Sat, April 29, 10:00 AM

Cranford Community Center, Cranford

Garage Sale - College Women's Club of Cranford ...

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink Giving Back Other

Add to My Calendar 04/29/2017 10:00am 04/29/2017 3:00pm America/New_York Garage Sale - College Women's Club of Cranford Scholarship Fundraising

Giant GARAGE SALE Saturday, April 29, 2017, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. Wide selection of items available: Household items, books, music CD’s, DVD’s, video games, jewelry, pocketbooks, holiday items, clothing, decorations, scarves, shoes, games, small appliances, curtains, pillows, throws and much more.

Brown Bag Sale between 2:30 and 3:00 pm. Fill up a supplied brown paper bag for only ...

220 Walnut Ave., Cranford, NJ 07016 Cranford, NJ 07016

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Cranford Township, High School Rank High on Niche's 2017 "Best in New Jersey" Lists

April 19, 2017

CRANFORD, NJ- Niche, an online ranking system for towns, cities, schools and more has ranked Cranford as No. 81 on its 2017 “Best Suburbs to live in New Jersey” list.

The town was also ranked No. 92 on Niche’s 2017 “Best Places to Live in New Jersey” list. Cranford was given an A rating, with an A+ for public schools, B for housing, B for jobs, A- for crime and ...

Greta’s Run 5K Honors Memory of Westfield Teen, Raises Money to Help People with Special Needs

April 23, 2017

WESTFIELD, NJ — Almost 1,000 people participated in the fourth annual Greta’s Run in Westfield Sunday. The 5K run, walk, roll and fundraiser for people of all abilities is held in memory of Greta Schoenemann, a Westfield High School student who died 2002 after a large tree branch fell on her during lunch.

“Greta was a beautiful person inside and out,” Greta’s ...

Wardlaw-Hartridge School Hosts Clean Water Action Conference

April 13, 2017

EDISON, NJ - The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison hosted a Clean Water Action’s 31st annual conference on April 8. This annual event brings together over 200 residents, organizational leaders, scientists, policymakers, teachers and students who are focused on protecting water and creating more resilient and healthy communities.

W-H teachers Katherine Heiss of Red Bank and Donna ...

Cranford Superintendent of Schools Bimonthly Report - Meeting of March 13

CRANFORD, NJ –Meeting of March 13, 2017

STUDENTS:
Cam Hay, a senior at Cranford High School (CHS), has recently been accepted into the United States Military Academy at West Point.   Anna Kalafatis, a student writer for TAP into Cranford through the Junior Internship Program at CHS wrote an article about Cam.  You can read the entire article at ...

Westfield Area YMCA Takes Action to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, and the Westfield Area YMCA is designating a week to raise awareness and understanding of child sexual abuse.   From April 24-28 leading up to Healthy Kids Day on April 29, the Westfield Area YMCA is joining YMCAs across the nation to inform the community on how to recognize, prevent and report child sexual abuse. This ...

Feelin' Hot, Hot, Hot

The real estate market is heating up! Homes are selling quickly in the entry-level price points and things are moving in the luxury market as well. According to NJ real estate valuation expert Jeff Otteau, "For the first time in a decade, we're seeing an increase in demand for houses in the $1M to $2.5M price range ... this is a significant change."

Multiple ...

Police Blotter: Two Heroin Arrests, DWI's & More

April 10, 2017

The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity.  Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation.  All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.

04/03/2017  11:05 p.m.

W. North Avenue at Eastman Street

Arrested: Nicole Palacios, 40, Cranford

Arrested by:  Ptl. Lynn ...

Cranford HS Spring Choral Concert Thursday

April 23, 2017

The Cranford High School Performing Arts Department begins its Spring Concert Season with the Spring Choral Concert on Thursday, April 27th at 7:30pm in the CHS Auditorium.  Enjoy selections from the Women’s and Men’s Choruses, the Noteworthy Gentlemen, the Women’s Ensemble, the Madrigal Choir, and the Concert Choir. The performance is free and open to the public.

Thank You, Jersey Mike's of Westfield!

April 16, 2017

The Westfield Area YMCA would like to thank Jersey Mike’s in Westfield for donating all of its sales from May 29 to support the Y’s financial assistance program. The event raised $3,676!  

Jersey Mike’s truly believes in giving back to the community, and we are fortunate to be the beneficiary of their generosity.  All of the May 29 proceeds will help ...