Annual Immaculate Conception Carnival On Tap

May 24, 2018

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Immaculate Conception will host their annual carnival on June 12 through June 16. The carnival will be open on Tuesday, June 12 through Friday, June 15 from 6 p.m. until 11 p.m. and on Saturday, June 16 from 5 p.m. until 11 p.m. Fireworks will close out the five-day event on June 16.

The Immaculate Conception Summer Carnival is a family-friendly, community event that includes ...

New Brunswick movie theatre introduces Dolby, reservable recliners

NEW BRUNSWICK - In a place not so far, far away, the AMC Lowes New Brunswick 18 movie theater on Route 1 has been upgraded to provide Dolby Cinema technology with the latest in movie imaging and audio systems.

Beginning this weekend, the theater on the southbound side of Route 1 will the enhanced projection system created at the Dolby Laboratories in California.

The technology is designed ...

Paint & Sip Night Fundraiser Hosted by the Franklin Woman’s Club

Would you like to unleash your inner artist?  If so, then the upcoming Paint & Sip Night Fundraiser, hosted by the Franklin Woman’s Club, is for you.  Paint & Sip Night, is scheduled for Friday, June 15 at Wine and Dreams, 120 Cedar Grove Lane, Somerset. (Doors open at 6:30 and painting will begin at 7PM). The $35 fee includes all supplies, instructions for painting ...

Happy Mother's Day from TAPinto

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - TAPinto Franklin Township would like to wish all our readers who are celebrating a Happy Mother's Day!

What’s Going On In Franklin Township This Weekend (Mother’s Day Edition)? 

SOMERSET, NJ - Don't forget about mom. There are a lot of things to do this weekend.

You can take your mom to brunch, a live show, a community concert and much more without leaving town. 

Friday, May 11

Franklin Family Eye Care

If you need glasses and you like to read TAPinto Franklin Township, please consider visiting our sponsor Franklin Family Eyecare, for their ...

Franklin Township Republican Committee Kentucky Derby Party

SOMERSET, NJ - The Franklin Township Republican Committee held its 7th Annual Kentucky Derby Party, at the home of Dana and Ken Lemieux on May 5, according to an announcement from the committee. 

According to GOP Chairman Bob LaCorte 50 to 60 people attended the event. Partygoers enjoyed desserts, BBQ, and Mint Juleps.  

Attendees were advised to come ...

Tour of Somerville Celebrates 75 Years of World-Class Racing

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Memorial Day weekend will mark the 75th anniversary of the longest-running bike race in the country.  Since 1940, Memorial Day in Somerville, New Jersey has become synonymous with the Tour of Somerville. Dubbed the “Kentucky Derby of Cycling,” the classic attracts over 1,000 professional and amateur cyclists, (racing in 2 towns in 3 days) including ...

Somerville Gallery Celebrates Anniversary with Portraits on Recycled Trash

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Gallery on Main's "Artist of the Month" series continues with an exhibition of mixed-media portraiture by Milford artist Dion Hitchings, on view through May 30th.

Admission is free, and the artist’s works are available for purchase.

Meet the artist at a free opening reception at Gallery on Main, 30 West Main St., on ...

11 Community Events Happening in and Around Franklin Township in May

SOMERSET, NJ - Most would say April was probably a little colder than expected, but it looks like things are starting to heat up to start the month of May off. 

If you like golfing, good food, or carnival rides and games, then there is something for you to do close to home, in the month of May. 

TAP on the headlines below to learn more. 

The Federal Energy Regulatory ...

Franklin Township: Paddle Boats, Fishing, Mini Golf & More at Colonial Park

SOMERSET, NJ - It is about that time of year again. Mini golf, paddle boats and more are coming to town. 

The season kicks off this Saturday, May 5 when the Somerset County Park Commission opens its award-winning golf putting course and the paddle boats on Powder Mill Pond at Colonial Park.

The Colonial Park putting course offers the player gardens and natural landscaping rather than ...

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Franklin Township: Smart Phone Photography Workshop at Colonial Park

May 14, 2018

SOMERSET, NJ - The Horticulture staff at Colonial Park Gardens will present a workshop focused on “Smart Phone Photography” on Sunday, May 20, 2018 from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 Noon.

With the proliferation of smartphones, photography is now in the hands of virtually everyone. To help make smart phone photography more satisfying, photographer Joy Yagid will lead a hands-on ...