Arts & Entertainment

Livingston Events, The Week Ahead

9faebb12915ad63c3e36_4a1ea339306f143e0185_stock_image_-_arts_-_v2.jpg
9faebb12915ad63c3e36_4a1ea339306f143e0185_stock_image_-_arts_-_v2.jpg

Livingston, NJ – What’s happening this week in Livingston?  Read on to get a quick glimpse of events for the week of May 20 – May 27.

 

ANNOUNCEMENT:

Sign Up for E-News

The Livingston Board of Education is expected to vote on Monday, May 20, on a new Superintendent, Dr. John B. Alfieri, currently the Superintendent of Schools for the Vernon Township school district in New Jersey.

Colleagues describe Dr. Alfieri as an intelligent, collaborative educational leader who manages with integrity, sets student centered priorities, and brings quality education, high rigor, and high performance wherever he goes. He has served as Principal at elementary schools in Millburn and West Orange.

The community is invited to a reception to welcome Dr. Alfieri following the board meeting. The meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 20, in the LHS auditorium. Click here to learn more about the superintendent search process.

 

See the full BOE agenda by clicking here.

 

Seward Johnson Sculpture Scavenger Hunt
May 21, 2013 at 3:30pm — 6:30pm
Baumgart's at Town Center, 4175 Town Center Way | Livingston, NJ 07052

In Celebration of the Livingston Bicentennial and Youth Appreciation Week, The Livingston Community Partnership (BID) is sponsoring a Scavenger Hunt involving the 12 Seward Johnson “man on the street” Sculptures…

 

Building Blocks Workshops
May 21, 2013 at 5:30pm — 8:00pm
204 Hillside Avenue | Livingston, NJ 07039

Building Blocks Workshops led by Architect Stephen Schwartz will be coming to the Livingston Senior/Community Center…

 

A Musical Tribute to Les Paul/Mary Ford Tribute by Tom Doyle and Sandy Cory
May 21, 2013 at 7:00pm — 9:00pm
Livingston Public Library - 10 Harp Drive | Livingston, NJ 07039

Tom Doyle & Sandy Cory will perform a Les Paul/Mary Ford Tribute that has won rave reviews in NYC at the Iridium Club where Les Paul performed for many years. The concert features guitar, flute, percussion and vocals…

 

Livingston Diversity Festival 2013
May 22, 2013 at 5:00pm — 9:00pm
West Essex YMCA, 321 South Livingston Ave. | Livingston, NJ 07039

The “Diversity Festival” celebrating the unique cultural groups that make up Livingston, is free and open to everyone. The event will feature cuisine from around the world as well as an international fashion show…

 

West Essex YMCA Celebrates Livingston Youth Appreciation Week
May 22, 2013 at 6:00pm — 8:00pm
West Essex YMCA - 321 S. Livingston Ave. | Livingston, NJ 07039

Presented by the Livingston Advisory Committee for Disabilities (LACD) and the West Essex YMCA…

 

Livingston's Military Heroes In Their Own Words
May 22, 2013 at 7:00pm — 9:00pm
Livingston Public Library | Livingston, NJ 07039

Premier showing of documentary film featuring interviews with Livingston residents who have served in the military from WW II to the Iraq war…

 

Livingston Bike Rodeo
May 25, 2013 at 1:00pm — 3:00pm
Livingston High School, side parking lot on Madonna Drive | Livingston, NJ 07039

This is a great opportunity for children who are new to riding a bicycle or those with a few years of experience. Riders will gain experience riding in simulated traffic conditions, maneuvering around obstacles and obeying signals…

 

Town Camp Out
May 25, 2013 at 4:30pm — 8:30pm
30 Robert Harp Drive | Livingston, NJ 07039

Bring your tent and camp out under the stars…

 

Cole Bros. Circus of the Stars
May 26, 2013 at 2:30pm — 5:00pm
Eisenhower Corporate Campus, 290 W. Mount Pleasant Ave. | Livingston, NJ 07039

Presented by the Township of Livingston and Eastman Ciompanies, The Cole Bros. Circus is coming to Town…

 

Livingston's Memorial Day Parade
May 27, 2013 at 9:30am — 1:00pm
Along S. Livingston Avenue ending at Congressional Way | Livingston, NJ 07039

There will be a 9:30 am service at the Oval followed by parade along S. Livingston Avenue ending at Congressional Way…

 

NEW FEATURED & GUEST COLUMN ENTRIES:

Livingston Community Corner:  Helping Children in An Online World
Find out what is happening in Livingston Public Schools!

Guest Column:  The Summer Before High School Senior Year
Junior spring is pretty much the worst time in all of high school. Between standardized tests, AP exams, and meetings and forms to start the college process, students describe junior spring as emotionally and even physically grueling… 
 

Don’t see your company’s or organization’s event?  Sign-up to contribute content to The Alternative Press Events Calendar today.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Livingston

Local Children Invited to Register for Essex County Summer Camps

February 19, 2018

WEST ORANGE, NJ – Children of all ages are invited to participate in spring and summer camp opportunities at the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo, Essex County Codey Arena and the Essex County Environmental Center.

The zoo has several weeklong camp adventures that will introduce children to the extraordinary world of animals, nature and science. Campers and their parents/guardians are ...

How Do I Decide Which College to Attend?

Now that college acceptances are rolling in, how do I decide which to attend?

Your hard work in high school has paid off. You took your SAT/ACT exams, got the best grades you could, and filled out as many applications as you needed to. Acceptance letters are starting to come in and you need to make a decision on where you will go in the fall. It's hard to decide!! Here are some tips and ...

Paterson Firefighter Opens Up About Struggles, Urges Others not to Suffer in Silence

February 8, 2018

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - Not a week goes by when a tale of heroism and bravery on the part of firefighters is not told. For them, running into a burning building is as natural as running out of one is for the rest of us.

That became apparent again on Monday when members of the Paterson Fire Department responded to a fire at 268 Main Street, which led to the eventual total collapse of ...

Upcoming Events

Carousel_image_8b56ef1b9860e2829bb1_teenagers_sitting_home-page-wlogo-750-500px

Wed, February 21, 10:00 AM

Estelle Finkel Center for Learning, Livingston

Estelle Finkel Center for Learning Presents ...

Education

Wed, February 21, 6:00 PM

Livingston Public Library, Livingston

Free CASA Essex Volunteer Information Session

Giving Back Law & Justice

Carousel_image_b9dfd7fd9ec06f34f8cd_coriphoto

Sat, February 24, 4:00 PM

Lobby - Office Building, Livingston

Gun Violence Prevention & Congressional Candidates

Other

Livingston Public Library Prepares for NJ Makers Day

February 12, 2018

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Public Library will host its third annual Makers Day on Saturday, March 10. Last year, 350 people attended Livingston Library’s Makers Day and enjoyed a variety of interactive activities ranging from sewing and paper crafts to robotics and circuitry.

Makers Day is a statewide initiative designed to celebrate, promote and introduce ...

Let the Games Begin

I am truly awed by the Olympics.  Watching these superb young athletes on TV inspires me to renew my membership to the gym and pursue my lifelong dream of taking home the gold.  

 

The problem is that in my deluded head, I can see actually see myself standing atop the podium.  I am wrapped in a puffy designer ski coat with a huge piece of bling slung around my neck ...

In the Driver's Seat

Honey, I am going to take the Roadster out for a quick spin around the sun. I’ll be back in a few million years.

 

That’s nice dear. While you are out, could you pick up a gallon of milk?

 

In what has to be the greatest road trip of all time and space, Elon Musk, the visionary inventor, engineer, and billionaire investor loaded his very own red Tesla ...