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Thousands to Converge on Morristown for Women's March on NJ This Saturday

January 20, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Thousands of women and allies will unite Saturday in Morristown for the Women’s March on New Jersey 2018. Participants at this peaceful and non-partisan march will gather together to celebrate the achievements of New Jersey women over the past year and to mobilize women across New Jersey to bring their power to the polls this November.

The event commences at ...

NJ Transit Urges Madisonians Attending Morristown Women's March Saturday to Arrive Early, Purchase Train Tickets in Advance

Madison residents planning to travel by rail Saturday morning to the Women’s March on New Jersey should purchase tickets in advance to minimize volume at ticket machines and on trains, according to event organizers and NJ Transit.

“The event sponsor is expecting large crowds and is encouraging all attendees to arrive as early as possible to reach the first rallying point,” ...

Madison Rotary to Host Food Packaging Event for the Hungry on March 10

Based on the resounding success of the End Hunger 3.6 packaging project last March, the Rotary Club of Madison and the Madison Rotary Foundation have announced that the event will return this year on Saturday, March 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m at the The Forum at Drew University.

This year’s goal is 250,000 meals. Rotary members said they hope to surpass last year’s total of ...

Madison Hosts Charity Hoops Event for Children's Brain Cancer

MADISON, NJ – When Joe Reel learned his second-grade student Spencer Jacovini was diagnosed with a brain tumor, he jumped into action. 

Reel, who at the time was an assistant basketball coach at Governor Livingston, founded the “Believe in a Cure” basketball charity event in Jacovini’s honor. 

In his first year as Madison’s head basketball coach, Reel ...

Speakers Announced for Saturday's Women's March on New Jersey in Morristown

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The speaking program for the Women’s March on New Jersey 2018, slated for Saturday, Jan. 20 in Morristown, has been announced.

Participants at this peaceful, non-partisan march will meet at Morristown Town Hall at 11:00 a.m. and march a half mile to the Morristown Green for a program of diverse speakers. Among the topics addressed will be voting ...

Women's March Sign-Making Party Comes to Madison on Tuesday

Members of the public are invited to a Women’s March sign-making party on Tuesday, 7-9 p.m., at the Madison Community House on 25 Cook Ave.

Some craft supplies will be provided, including foam board, poster markers and poster paints. Attendees should try to bring their own materials, according to event hosts Action Together Morris County, Madison Area Call to Action and Chatham Moms for ...

Register for Winter 2018 Session, Summer 2018 Camp at the Madison Area YMCA

Do More. Be More. Exercise your body, mind and spirit. Register for Madison Area YMCA winter session 2018 classes that begin on Monday, Jan. 29. 

Make Waves! Registration for the Madison Area YMCA’s summer full-day camp for children in grades K-11 opens this month. Camp begins Monday, June 25.

Members and non-members are welcome to register for winter session classes and ...

F.M. Kirby Children’s Center Preschool Alumnus Visits, Reads to Brother’s Class

It’s always a good day when an F.M. Kirby Children’s Center preschool alumnus comes to read to his little brother’s class. Finley Frieder visited the Kirby Center to share a story with his brother, Brady, and his class.

The F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA is one of the largest early childhood development centers and provides ...

Madison Junior School to Host Third Annual MLK Day Event, “Compassion Through Action”

Madison Junior School will commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his vision of equality, nonviolence and justice on Monday with the third annual Compassion Through Action event.

A keynote address at 8:45 a.m. from Dr. Norma Bowe will kick things off. Bowe is an author, human rights activist and Kean University professor. As head of a community rights activist group known as Be the Change, ...

Madison Area YMCA Family Center, F.M. Kirby Children’s Center Receive $5,000 Grant for STEM Programming

The Madison Area YMCA is pleased to announce its receipt of a $5,000 grant from BASF that will be used for STEM programming at the Y’s Family Center and F.M. Kirby Children’s Center.

“STEM is an important part of youth development at the Madison Area YMCA and Kirby Center because it creates opportunities for children to achieve, build relationships and feel a sense of ...

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Tue, January 23, 7:30 PM

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Winter Session Open Registration Begins

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