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 - from your home! 

Friday, May 15

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New Jersey Date Night: Virtual Experiences Bring the World to You

If April showers bring May flowers, what does May bring? If you guessed more social distancing, you win!  Fortunately, there are some amazing people who use technology to bring all the fun of a night out to you. TAP here for more details. 

Recipe: These Easy Banana Muffins are Filled with Nutella

Love bananas and Nutella? Make these easy muffins in minutes! A blender makes quick work of a couple of ripe bananas. Dollop a little chocolate-hazelnut spread on top of the batter — it will sink into the center before the muffins set. TAP here for details. 

State Theatre Brings the Stage to Your Home During COVID-19 Shutdown

The State Theatre New Jersey sparkles on nights when a show, a concert or some other performance draws 1,000 or more patrons, her marquee casting a white glow across Livingston Avenue. TAP here for details. 

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Saturday, May 16

Franklin Township Public Library 

Now more than ever, setting aside time for wellness and self-care is crucial. With your library card, you can read or listen to hundreds of books on wellness right now, including these four that we think you might find useful. TAP here for details. 

Hoopla Digital - Download books, movies, audiobooks, comics and more. Requires a valid FTPL card and PIN. TAP here for details. 

Be sure to check out the SCLS Be Safe at Home site for more great resources available to Somerset County Residents. TAP here for details.

Stress Factory Comedy Club - Free Show 

We look forward to seeing you tune in this Saturday night!! We will be broadcasting from vinniebrandcomic facebook page

Sunday, May 17

Get Maximum Yield from Minimal Garden Space

Growing on a deck or balcony is a great way to bring the garden to your backdoor. You can attract butterflies and hummingbirds into easy view and grow edibles within close reach when cooking. TAP here for details. 

Take the Hassle Out of Watering Container Gardens

Growing flowers and vegetables in containers will allow you to expand planting space, grow plants right outside your door and elevate them for easier access and maintenance.  TAP here for more details. 

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