Community Happenings

June 11, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Pet Palooza Pet Adoption and Food Truck Festival will take place this Saturday, June 12 at Mennan Arena Field. Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter will be working to find forever homes for some amazing dogs and cats.  In addition to the pet adoption, there will be 15+ food vendors, ...

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June is National Fruit and Vegetable Month and since NJ is known as the Garden State, Macculloch Hall Historical Museum thinks we have a lot to celebrate. The countdown has officially begun for the signs of NJ’s “Sweet Corn” or “Jersey Corn.” Join Macculloch Hall today at noon on Facebook to ...

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Enjoy an outdoor scavenger hunt today at 2 in MHHM’s gardens or your favorite outdoor space. Plan an outdoor picnic, like the one in the book, and visit us indoors for a tour of the house. Tours limited to 5 or less. Masks and social distancing required. Visit ...

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Madison, NJ– The Madison community is invited to participate in a walkable, self-guided Environmental Scavenger Hunt sponsored by the Madison Environmental Commission (MEC) with the support of Madison High School volunteers. Starting on June 3, residents can search for environmental items, such as ...

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The eighth edition of the Glorious Garden Tour, cultivated by the Senior Center of the Chathams, will be held on Saturday, June 5 from 10 am to 4 pm, rain or shine. This event occurs once every two years and provides a wonderful opportunity to usher in warmer weather by touring 8 beautiful and ...

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West Orange, NJ – COVID-19 vaccinations will be given at the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo on Saturday June 5 from 10am - 2pm, announced Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. Anyone who gets their first dose of a Coronavirus vaccine at the “I Got Vaccinated at Turtle Back Zoo!” will ...

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MADISON, NJ - Tonight's concert can bee rescheduled to Friday, June 11 at 6:30pm, said organizers The Madison Arts and Culture Alliance will host their final performance of their Spring Ahead into the Arts Series. The series took place every Friday evening through the month of May and ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Hidden Figures of Madison project will be coming to Madison for five days of programming and events from June 2 through June 6. The event will honor Black community members in Madison.  There will be a community event on June 5 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. to see student artwork and ...

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Here Comes the Sun: Three Great Choruses, One Online Show will host its world premiere this Sunday, May 23, at 5:00 pm EDT on YouTube. It’s a first-of-a kind collaboration between three of the area’s best-loved choruses. The Maplewood Glee Club is a community chorus that’s been delighting local ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Morris Township is holding a town wide garage sale, Saturday, May 22 and Sunday, May 23. Here are the list of addresses, times and descriptions.  

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Join METC and Kelly Caldwell, Director of Conservation at EverGreene Architectural Arts virtually on Wednesday, May 19 at 7pm to explore the fascinating world of conservation and how craftsmanship and trades of the past has impacted the field today. Kelly will also discuss the on-going interior ...

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MADISON, NJ - The community is invited to the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts's Open House of the Main Gallery exhibit, Cholera to COVID-19: Epidemics, Pandemics, & Disease. The Open House will take place on May 21st and 22nd at 12p and 2p. Tours will last approximately 30 ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Arts and Culture Alliance will be bringing music to downtown Madison on Friday nights through May. The events are free and will take place on Waverly Place from 6:30pm - 8:30pm. Bring your own chairs and/or blankets and enjoy the music. The schedule for the remaining ...

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MADISON, NJ - The community is invited to the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts's Open House of the Main Gallery exhibit, Cholera to COVID-19: Epidemics, Pandemics, & Disease. The Open House will take place on May 21st and 22nd at 12p and 2p. Tours will last approximately 30 ...

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Summer is coming! Summer is coming! And what better way to celebrate than with a virtual concert full of songs about sunshine and summer and the hope they bring! Here Comes the Sun: Three Great Choruses, One Online Show will premiere Sunday, May 23, at 5:00pm EDT on YouTube. It’s a first-of-a ...

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Join Macculloch Hall Historical Museum for Growing in the Garden today at 2pm to learn about veggies Click HERE to listen in.

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Madison, NJ – April 30, 2021 – Organic lawn care not only makes lawns safer for children and pets, it saves homeowners time and money, according to Brian Monaghan, a Madison Environmental Commission member who is giving a talk, “The ABCs of Organic Lawn Care and Renovation,” on Monday, May 3 at ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Arts and Culture Alliance will be bringing music to downtown Madison on Friday nights through May. The events are free and will take place on Waverly Place from 6:30pm - 8:30pm. Bring your own chairs and/or blankets and enjoy the music. The schedule for the remaining ...

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Want to skip the lawn chemicals but don't know how? If at least half of your lawn is in good condition, why not renovate the rest for the  picture-perfect turf you desire. Learn the how, when and why plus the correct method of organic lawn care. The selection of the right grass seed for your ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Table of Hope's free food distribution will take place in Morristown on Thursday  April 29 from 2pm - 3pm. at Bishop Nazery Way (59 Spring Street in Morristown). Additional distributions will take place in Parsippany and Dover on April 30. The Parsippany location is 299 Webro ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Today is the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s 20th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day to help people dispose of potentially harmful prescription drugs. Over a ten-year period, the DEA has collected more than 6,800 tons of prescription drugs. Last year there were 4,153 ...

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MADISON, NJ -  Moms Helping Moms, a local baby supply and diaper bank will be hosting a collection from April 26 - May 5 8 at the Madison Area YMCA. The organization provides low income mothers and families with critical essentials for their children.  Items needed include: Diapers of all ...

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Are you looking forward to Earth Day this Thursday? So is Macculloch Hall Historical Museum! Join them for Growing in the Garden tomorrow, Tuesday April 20 at 2pm for stories about Earth Day. CLICK HERE to watch live.

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Betsy Rosenberg, an award-winning national broadcast journalist and a green media trailblazer, will present a fascinating Earth Day program titled "Climate Chutzpah: The Jewish Response to Climate Change," on Monday, April 19, at 7 p.m., via Zoom. The program, which is sponsored by National ...

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Morris County will be offering a FREE premier self-guided weekend tour of museums and historic sites called  "The Pathways of History" on May 1st and 2nd. The tour will include over 20 museums, historical societies and sites, eight of which are new this year.  The county will be split in half ...

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In the 1800s, the Macculloch family used handmade quilts and wore handmade clothes. Whenever possible, they passed down their clothes or adapted old clothes into newer styles. Join Macculloch Hall at noon on Facebook Live from the Macculloch Bedroom. We will read Tony Johnston’s “The Quilt ...

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The Madison Area YMCA invites you to participate in our 10-week Spring Session beginning on Monday, April 12 and our 8-week Summer Session beginning on Monday, June 28 with programs for all ages offered 6 days a week. With clinics, workshops, intensives and programs for preschoolers through ...

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Did you know that April is Keep America Beautiful Month? 50 years ago, the Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts of America joined forces with Keep America Beautiful, Inc. to establish Keep America Beautiful Day. Join us for Storytime: Guess & Go today at noon on Facebook live to hear two stories about ...

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Madison, NJ – March 30, 2021 – The Madison Environmental Commission (MEC) invites residents to celebrate Earth Month with seven great sustainability events.  “This month, there’s something for everyone, whether it’s learning about native plants, checking out the latest electric vehicles or shopping ...

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SUMMIT, NJ -- Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Special Agent Kevin Matthews and Victim Specialist Keyla Munoz, of the FBI's Newark Office, will present 'The Internet and Keeping your Children Safe' via livestream on April 8 at 9 a.m. Intended for parents and guardians, the presentation will ...

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