Calendar of Events: Franklin Township
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
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
Wed, January 31, 7:30 PM
Harvest Moon Brewery & Cafe, New Brunswick,
Come Share some laughs and paint a Glass! We're having our FIRST-EVER Sip & Dip Paint Party at Harvest Moon Brewery/Cafe! Explore your inner artist while enjoying delicious food and maybe a shot or two.What a perfect way to unwind after a long day of work, bring a friend or significant other; all are welcome.Eat great food and learn a new craft! Choose between a Beer Glass and Wine ...392 George St New Brunswick, , NJ 08901
Thu, February 1
Information on all Somerset County Park Commission activities may be found on the Internet at www.somersetcountyparks.org or by calling 908-722-1200.
Duke Island Walkers
A weekly walking group will meet every Wednesday at 9:30 A.M. at the Duke Island Visitor’s Center for a healthy walk through Duke Island Park off Old York Road in Bridgewater along a beautiful stretch of the ...Somerset , NJ true
Sun, February 4
Woman Casually Discovers Her $13 Garage Sale Diamond Ring Is Worth Half a Million Dollars
Some 30 years ago, a woman in west London uncovered a giant ring at a garage sale that piqued her fancy. Thinking it was costume jewelry, she picked up the sparkler for $13. It turned out to be worth half a million dollars.
Read the story here.
While we may not all be as ...1024 Easton Avenue Somerset, NJ 08873 true
Sun, February 4, 2:00 PM
Sampson G. Smith School, Somerset
The Sampson G. Smith Players present Willy Wonka Junior! For more information or to purchase tickets ($8 each), please email SGSTickets@gmail.com.
Sat, February 10, 12:00 PM
Watchung Avenue Presbyterian Church, North Plainfield
This Scholarship and Finer Womanhood event is sponsored by Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Beta Alpha Rho Zeta Chapter. The money raised for this event will be used to create scholarships for young women of Somerset County pursing higher education. Tickets can be purchased online via Eventbrite, by contacting the event's coordinator Adrianne Jackson (email@example.com) or by using facebook ...170 Watchung Ave North Plainfield, NJ 07060