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Armchair Art Tour at Franklin Library

July 16, 2018

SOMERSET, NJ - Visit the Franklin Township Public Library on Thursday, July 19, 2018, at 2:00 pm and Thursday, August 16, 2018, at 2:00 pm for an armchair art tour through the Metropolitan Museum of Art's collection.  

Impressionism on the Water:  The July 19 program will focus on a number of Impressionist works using the touchstone of water, ...

Things to do in and around Franklin this weekend

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.

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Friday, July 13

The Learning Experience® of Monmouth Junction and Somerset is sponsoring a free event, July 13 at 6:30 pm, at Woodlot Park in South Brunswick. The event ...

Somerville Hosts Family-Friendly Movie Series Under the Stars

SOMERVILLE, NJ -Tired of wasting your money on summer blockbusters that turn out to be flops and spending $10 on flat soda?

Picture this instead: a night out with a guaranteed-awesome movie on a giant screen with a state-of-the-art sound system, surrounded by friends, family, fresh air, and the best food in New Jersey. Oh, and the show is free. 

All shows start at 8:30 p.m. on Division ...

Got Culture? Franklin Day Festival Cultural Stage Auditions Set for Wednesday

SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have a special talent and want the world to know?

Well, you may not be able to reach the world, but you can get to thousands from around the county, at the Franklin Day Festival on Sept. 23. 

"The Franklin Day Festival is holding auditions for the 2018 Cultural Stage at the Franklin Day Festival," reads a township announcement. "Are you a performer ...

Fanwood Ready to Rock Summer FanJam Music and Food Truck Festival on Sun, July 8

FANWOOD, NJ -- Fanwood will host the second annual Summer FanJam food truck and live rock music festival at LaGrande Park on Sunday, July 8, from 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Run by the Greater Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce (GWACC) with contributions from local Fanwood sponsors, the Summer FanJam will feature live music from several bands, including Unforgettable Fire, ...

Piscataway Cultural Arts Commission’s 2018 Summer Concert in the Park Series begins July 5th

PISCATAWAY, NJ - Area residents are invited to come out and bring those lawn chairs to the township's 2018 summer Concert in the Park series which begins on Thursday, July 5th. 

The Concert in the Park series will be held Thursday nights, July 5th – August 30th at 7 p.m. and on Sunday, September 9th at 3 p.m. at the Columbus Park extension gazebo located at ...

Photo Story: Somerset County Celebrates Fourth of July with Fireworks Display

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset County Park Commission held its annual fireworks display and Fourth of July celebration Wednesday at North Branch Park, as residents from all over the county came out to celebrate America's birthday.

- Photos by Dawn Wilde

Fireworks on TAP for the Rest of the Week

NEW JERSEY - Many towns have already had Fourth of July celebrations, however, there are plenty of celebrations still on TAP for the rest of the week. 

So make plans and get the blankets and chairs ready to find the best spot to view.

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Somerset County Park Commission invites all to attend the Annual July ...

Nine Events Happening in New Brunswick This Week (July 2)

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Goodbye June and hello July! As we head deeper into summer more and more events are happening in and around New Brunswick. Whether you are looking for an outdoor event to catch some rays or you want to stay cool inside, there are many events to choose from!

Monday, July 2 (Rain Date: Tuesday July 3) 
Fourth of July Fire Works 5 p.m. to 10 ...

Fireworks On Tap To Celebrate July 4

NEW JERSEY - Many have already started their Fourth of July celebrations this weekend with some Garden State towns holding their annual fireworks displays on the last day of June. However, there are plenty of  fireworks planned for this week and beyond, so make plans and get the blankets and chairs ready to find the best spot to view.

July 1

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Free Drive-in Movies at Somerset County Parks

July 10, 2018

NORTH BRANCH, NJ - Pack a picnic basket, put the kids in their pajamas, pile everyone into the DeSoto, or the minivan, and head over to Duke Island Park on Old York Road in Bridgewater and Warrenbrook Pool on Warrenville Road in Warren Township for the Somerset County Park Commission Drive-In Movies. 

Take the family back in time with drive-in movies just like in the 50's - complete ...