FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Looking for something to do this weekend?

Need to get rid of your Christmas Tree? Looking for something spiritually uplifting? Or maybe you would rather see the longest-running musical in the entire world. 

Well, you can do all that and more right here in town. 

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Check out TAPinto Franklin Township’s roundup of some of the best things to do close to home.  

Friday, Jan. 19

Franklin Township Chamber of Commerce - FREE Workshop 

Atoke Life Springs Present: BREAK THE MOLD

A virtual online workshop, from 7 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. What we’ll do – In between, you and your greatness is your personal human glove of protection – Fear. Click here for more details. 

Saturday, Jan. 20

Township of Franklin  - Convenience Center

Got junk you need to get rid of? This is your weekend to handle it Click here for Calendar, Pricing and Pass information.

Somerset Baptist Church

You are invited to participate in Somerset Baptist’s 1stAnnual Night of Worship. Our hope is to awaken our community by leading others into all-out, uncompromised worship of God. Our primary purpose is to give God the glory, honor, and praise that He deserves. Click here for more details. 

Sunday, Jan. 21

Villagers Theatre

The Fantasticks will have its last showing at 2 p.m. The Fantasticks is the longest-running musical in the world and with good reason: at the heart of its breathtaking poetry and subtle theatrical sophistication is a purity and simplicity that transcends cultural barriers. The result is a timeless fable of love that manages to be nostalgic and universal at the same time. Click here for details.

More things to do close to home…

Coat Giveaway to Those in Need

MLK Breakfast “How Do We Realize the Dream?”

Top Ten Things to do in Somerset County: 

Weekend Top 10: 1.18 to 1.21

1. A Chorus Line, Theatre at RVCC

2. Boutique Bridal Showcase, The Bernards Inn

3. Winter Festival – NJSO, State Theatre New Jersey

4. Discovering Birds, Duke Farms

5. Natirar Concert Series: Owls & Lions, The Mansion at Natirar

6. Love, Lies & The Doctor’s Dilemma, Somerset Valley Playhouse

7. Magic Tree House: Space Mission, RVCC Planetarium

8. Rave On!, Watchung Arts Center

9. Annual Yuletide Bonfire & Family Festival, Warren Township Municipal Complex

10. Washington & His Masonic Connection, Heritage Trail Association


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