Calendar of Events: Franklin Township
Sun, December 31, 9:30 PM
Join us as we welcome 2018 with Memories of Motown!
Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017
9:30 p.m. show, buffet and party!
7:00 p.m. show only
$25 for 7 p.m. show only
$65 for 9:30 p.m. includes Soul Food Buffet catered by Delta's in New Brunswick.
Menu ...Somerset , NJ
Sat, January 6
New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble, Summit
NJDTE is a pre-professional performing ensemble comprised of talented young dancers ages 5-18 from New Jersey. Throughout the year, classes in ballet, modern, contemporary dance, and repertory are taught by prominent faculty and teachers from esteemed companies and schools, including the Paris Opera Ballet, Netherlands Dance Theatre, Maurice Béjart, Limón Dance Company, Lar ...315B Springfield Ave Summit, NJ 07901 true
Sat, January 6, 8:00 PM
New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark
MARINA SIRTIS host
KRISTEN PLUMLEY vocalist
BOB BERNHARDT conductor
NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Marina Sirtis, best known as counselor Deanna Troi on the television series “Star Trek: The Next Generation” and the four feature films that followed, hosts an out-of-this-world night of film music. Blast off to music from Star Wars, Star Trek, The Day the Earth Stood Still, Close ...One Center Street Newark , NJ 07102
Fri, January 12
Judge Raymond L. Bruce to Keynote 21st Annual Franklin Township MLK Community Breakfast, Next Monday
We have extended our ticket sales until Friday noon. Tickets may be purchased online at and at the Franklin Twp Community/Senior Center 505 DeMott Lane, Somerset, NJ.
Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and until noon on Friday. No tickets at the door.
All donations ...505 Demott Lane Somerset, NJ 08873 [40.4996786, -74.5268297] true
Fri, January 12, 12:00 PM
Rutgers/Douglass Student Center, New Brunswick
A thousand blooming exotic orchids descend on Rutgers University New Brunswick campus.
Rutgers University hosts largest and oldest orchid show in New Jersey at its New Brunswick campus showcasing extraordinary orchids originating from all over the world grown by hobbyists and experts from the tri-state area.
New Brunswick, NJ, The North Jersey Orchid Society, New Jersey’s ...100 George Street New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Sat, January 13, 8:30 AM
Piscataway Senior Center, Piscataway
Join Mayor Brian C. Wahler & Rev. Dr. Kenneth L. Saunders, Sr., pastor of North Stelton AME Church at the township’s annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Breakfast on Sat. January 13th at 8:30 a.m.
Sponsored by the township’s Civil Rights Advisory Commission, the breakfast will be held at the Piscataway Senior Center, 700 Buena Vista Ave.
This year’s guest ...700 Buena Vista Ave. Piscataway, NJ 08854
Sun, January 14, 3:00 PM
State Theatre New Jersey in New Brunswick, New Brunswick
XIAN ZHANG conductor
GEORGE LI piano
NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Just as American concertgoers of another era cheered Prokofiev and Respighi, audiences are raining accolades on 21-year-old Chinese pianist George Li, silver medalist in the XV International Tchaikovsky Competition, and NJSO’s Xian Zhang.
CHEN YI Ge Xu (NJSO Premiere)
Dramatic and arresting; subtitled ...
Thu, January 18, 7:00 PM
Visit the Franklin Township Public Library on Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 7:00 pm for a presentation about Mississippi Freedom Summer. Brooks Smith, who volunteered in Mississippi with the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) in the summer of 1964, will discuss his experiences and the importance the event played in civil rights history. Smith is a North Plainfield resident and ...485 Demott Lane Somerset, NJ
Sat, January 20, 9:00 AM
If you are in need of a winter coat, Bayard Street Presbyterian Church is giving away hundreds, Saturday, Jan. 13, and Saturday, Jan. 20 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Coats for children, women, and men will be available. The coats were donated by the Burlington Coat Factory through its "Warm Coats Warm Hearts" initiative.
The last Saturday of the month, Jan. 27, is also the ...107 Baynard Street New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Fri, January 26, 5:30 PM
Franklin High School Auditorium
FHS Orchestra - SGS Orchestra - FMS Orchestra
Food Concession/Mocktail Bar
Lobby Music Ensemble/Vendor Tradeshow
Sponsored by Franklin Township Orchestra Parents Association FTOPA “Helping Keep Music In Our Children's Lives!”
Sat, January 27, 1:00 PM
Unitarian-Universalist Congregation of Washington Crossing, Titusville
STAND Central New Jersey invites the community to an expert panel discussion, “Election Reform & Voting Rights”. Join STAND CNJ and New Jersey leaders as we learn how we can remove obstacles that lead to voter suppression, address partisan redistricting, and ensure access to the voting for disenfranchised communities.
Our esteemed panelists include Amol Sinha, ACLU-NJ ...268 Washington Crossing-Penn Rd Titusville, NJ 08560