Press Releases

August 20, 2018

Join us for a livestream broadcast from the mountains of Switzerland as PolarTREC researchers Dr. Lauren Neitzke Adamo, director of the Rutgers Geology Museum, and Dr. Lucas Noet, Assistant Professor of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, examine the sliding laws of glaciers - the rate at which ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Tour de Montclair, community bike ride, will take place at10am on Sunday, October 7.  Organizers state that the family-friendly bike ride with 6- and 12- mile options, begins at Crane Park, near the Geyer YMCA, and will take riders through the 4 wards of Montclair, ...

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NEW YORK, NY - The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for much of North Jersey starting today at noon and continuing through 6 p.m. Thursday Aug. 16.  The heat index is expected to reach the mid to upper 90s during this time period.  A Heat Advisory is issued when the combination ...

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Are you a person with Medicare living with diabetes or know someone who is? Take control of your health through a free and fun six-week workshop series. Meet others going through similar experiences and learn about diabetes and its risks, preventing complications, healthy eating, exercise, ...

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In this workshop we will explore pottery from the Indus Valley and other regions that takes back to the beginnings of civilization in India. Find out more of India’s history and her connections to other ancient civilizations as you enjoy decorating pots in tropical colors and Indian tribal designs.

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MONTCLAIR, NJ -- Three Montclair probationary police officers were sworn in during a ceremony held Friday, August 10 in Municipal Council Chambers. Municipal Clerk Linda Wanat administered the Oath of Office to Raymon Barrett, Francisco Ramirez and Sean Verbist. In addition, Rev. Samuel Monaco, ...

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Washington’s heated rhetoric and constant attempts to sabotage health care coverage is causing uncertainty these days for far too many families. It’s not right, so here in New Jersey we are fighting back and taking a stand for quality health care coverage. Under Governor Phil Murphy’s ...

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Come join us on Monday, August 27 at 6:30 pm for a funny, informative talk by author Anthony Florio. He is the author of Yankee Batboy: from Little Italy to Yankee Stadium.   Anthony was a batboy for the New York Yankees from 1962-1964. He will be his sharing stories about growing up in ...

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You’ve attended many fun programs this past summer at the Library and you’ve read many great books! Now it’s time to reward yourself by joining your fellow young readers at our first ever Ice Cream Social! We’ll provide ice cream and games, all you have to bring is your love of reading! Please ...

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JOHNATHAN PAOLUCCI DEBUTS HIS 2018 “SOUL ON CANVAS” COLLECTION AT THE MONTCLAIR PUBLIC LIBRARY   Aspiring, passionate artist Johnathan Paolucci from “Standing Room Only Studios” unveils his “Soul On Canvas” collection at the Montclair Public Library located on 50 South Fullerton Avenue during ...

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Washington’s heated rhetoric and constant attempts to sabotage health care coverage is causing uncertainty these days for far too many families. It’s not right, so here in New Jersey we are fighting back and taking a stand for quality health care coverage. Under Governor Phil Murphy’s ...

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The  28th annual CG Elks "Lobsterfest" will be held on September 8, 2016 from 1 to 6pm at CG Lodge.  Ticket prices are: $60.00 for Adults 21+ ; Kids (lobster not  included) $25 20-15 yrs; $15 14-8 yrs; under 7 yrs. free.    Ticket include 2 lobsters per adult ticket, along with chicken, ...

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The  28th annual CG Elks "Lobsterfest" will be held on September 8, 2018 from 1 to 6pm. Ticket prices are: $60.00 for Adults 21+ ; Kids (lobster not  included) $25 20-15 yrs; $15 14-8 yrs; under 7 yrs. free.    Ticket include 2 lobsters per adult ticket, along with chicken, ...

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Test prep company Revolution Prep is offering students the chance to take a free ACT mock exam at the Montclair Public Library. Why take a practice exam, you might ask? According to Revolution Prep, “Taking full-length practice tests under timed conditions is essential to being ready for the ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Family Service League is pleased to announce it has received a grant from the McMullen Family Foundation of Montclair, NJ to support their Counseling and Sexual Violence Programs.  These funds will enable Family Service League to continue to provide counseling, sexual violence ...

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Young children, toddlers and beginning walkers are invited to a special “boat-race” regatta for wee ones. Each tyke will ‘sail around’ in a cardboard-box yacht especially designed and decorated by master shipbuilder P. L. Monty and the renowned Teen Advisory Board engineers. Make sure to dress your ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ – Montclair Township Animal Shelter  (MTAS) has announced that it will join with NBC 4 New York/WNBC and Telemundo 47/WNJU to host NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations’ Clear the Shelters fourth annual nationwide pet adoption drive on Saturday, August 18, and offer a bonus day on ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Montclair Farmers’ Market has announced that its Double Value Coupon Program for SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) and Senior FMNP (Farmers Market Nutrition Program) customers is back thanks to its partnership with Partners for ...

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Discover the food and stories that make Montclair unique on this 3-hour food tasting and historical walking tour of downtown Montclair.  Sample foods from 6 to 8 Montclair restaurants. Space is limited. $45/person; $40 for Montclair History Center members. Join here. Begins at 2 pm in front of the ...

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  Montclair, NJ- The Montclair Community Farms (MCF) mobile farm stand embarks on its third season of selling produce at affordable prices to Montclair seniors and residents.  MCF operates two primary microfarm sites – one behind the HomeCorp building on Miller Street and the other on the ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair Film announced the complete schedule for the 2018-19 StorySLAM program, the organization’s monthly storytelling at Cinema505, located at 505 Bloomfield Avenue in downtown Montclair. Each event will feature live music from our StorySLAM house band The Tall Pines, and will ...

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Enjoy an imaginative journey with Jolie Della Valle as she reads her children's book, Georgie and the Ants in the Pants, and plays interactive songs with her ukulele! Children will learn what it means to embrace the "ants" in their pants! Be prepared to dance and sing along with Jolie! Afterwards, ...

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Join us for a special screening of Muppet Treasure Island as part of our Great American Read celebration. Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzy Bear, and Animal and friends seek treasure in this rendition of Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic adventure tale. Rated G. No registration ...

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Clever listening games, live music, storytelling, participation, and comical demonstrations are some of the fun activities that are used to lead kids through a highly interactive and entertaining presentation that will introduce them to the colorful and expressive American music known as jazz.

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We are thrilled to announce our 8th Annual S.O.F.I.A. Walk Against Domestic Violence (With Awareness There Is Hope) on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Canterbury Park in Montclair, New Jersey. The event is from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. (Registration begins at 9 a.m.; the walk begins at 10 ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair Film today announced a partnership with Hackensack Meridian Health Mountainside Medical Center for a free screening of MILK (2015) on Wednesday, August 29th at 10:30 am at Montclair Film’s Cinema505. The screening, presented in celebration of World Breastfeeding Month, ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Good Food Bucks program for SNAP, WIC and Senior FMNP (Farmers Market Nutrition Program) customers is back in action at the Montclair Farmers' Market, Montclair officials announced. This year they can double the value of SNAP, WIC and Senior FMNP vouchers at the market (up to ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ– The Montclair Health Department is offering a Women’s Clinic/Cancer Screening event on Thursday, September 27, at the Montclair Municipal Building, 205 Claremont Avenue, third floor, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.    The following will be offered:   Pelvic Examination and ...

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Our friends at Montclair Art Museum bring their Art Truck to the library! Your little one’s inner artist will enjoy bringing color to the world at this one-of-a-kind craft station on wheels! No registration required Outdoors in front of Library Ages 4 to 7   Starts: 07/12/2018 at ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Montclair Center BID will be opening the Crane Park Market in downtown Montclair on Sunday, July 15 at 12 pm.  The market, which will feature produce from The Farm at Glenwood Mountain and a selection of artisan goods, will continue on Sundays from 11 am to 4 ...

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