SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have plans this weekend?

If you don’t, check out our editor’s picks for some of the best things to do in and around Franklin Township - from your home! 

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Thursday, May 28

Snyders Farm 

Curbside Pick- Up starts today, get your order in before 2pm today for pick up tomorrow. Check out the link for all the details on how to place and pay for your order. TAP here for details. 

Friday, May 29

Farmstead Arts Center - Online Art Class Registration is Open

Farmstead Arts Center is offering fun and interactive virtual art classes for all ages. Online classes, taught by the Farmstead’s talented teaching artists, will be held via Zoom. TAP here for more details. 

New Jersey Date Night: Chicken Restaurants That Sizzle

Before you know it, our date nights can actually happen at a table in a restaurant! As New Jersey begins to slowly emerge from stay-at-home rules, couples are itching to get our and experience something hot. How about something sizzling found in a basket, on a plate or inside a bucket? TAP here for details. 

New Jersey Date Night: Virtual Experiences Bring the World to You

If April showers bring May flowers, what does May bring? If you guessed more social distancing, you win!  Fortunately, there are some amazing people who use technology to bring all the fun of a night out to you.  TAP here for more details. 

Speak to New Jersey's Education Commissioner Dr. Lamont Repollet 

Union's weekly Facebook Live Q&A with Senator Joseph Cryan, Mayor Delisfort, Health Officer, Marconi Gapas, and Special Guest New Jersey's Education Commissioner Dr. Lamont Repollet will take place Friday at 3:00 p.m. TAP here for more detail. 

Saturday, May 30

Snyders Farm 

Strawberry picking will be open 9 am to 4 pm Saturday and Sunday starting May 30th unless other hours are specified on our website. TAP here for details. 

Suydam Farms 

Is open for the season. The greenhouse is open every Saturday & Sunday 8am to 5pm. Offerings include vegetable plants, flowering plants, herbs, farm fresh eggs, fresh bacon, sausage, and more! Bring the kids for an educational experience feeding chickens, goats, and cows. TAP here for more details. 

Long Beach Island Region Opens Summer with New Way to Get The Information You Need

With restrictions from COVID19 beginning to lift, the need for safe travel planning can be easily met online with Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce members newly launched, high performance, tourism related website. TAP here for details.

Sunday, May 31

NJ’s CSAs Stepping Up to Provide Local Food During Pandemic

As people avoid going into grocery stores during the coronavirus pandemic, many in New Jersey are turning to CSAs as an alternate source for fresh food. TAP here for more details. 

Take the Hassle Out of Watering Container Gardens

Growing flowers and vegetables in containers will allow you to expand planting space, grow plants right outside your door and elevate them for easier access and maintenance.  TAP here for more details. 

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