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Oz-play: “The Wizard of Oz” Cosplay & Singalong Screening

Sat, September 22, 2:00 PM

Montclair Public Library, Montclair

Oz-play: “The Wizard of Oz” Cosplay & Singalong ...

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Add to My Calendar 09/22/2018 2:00pm 09/22/2018 4:00pm America/New_York Oz-play: “The Wizard of Oz” Cosplay & Singalong Screening

Celebrate the Great American Read! Join us for a participatory singalong and cosplay viewing of The Wizard of Oz, the classic 1939 adaptation of Frank L. Baum’s novel of the same name. Come dressed up as your favorite Oz character! Starring Judy Garland.

Programming for The Great American Read is offered as part of a grant from the American Library Association and PBS.

Please register ...

50 S Fullerton Ave Montclair, NJ 07042
Oz-play: The Wizard of Oz Cosplay & Singalong Screening

Sat, September 22, 2:00 PM

Montclair Public Library, Auditorium, Montclair

Oz-play: The Wizard of Oz Cosplay & Singalong ...

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Add to My Calendar 09/22/2018 2:00pm 09/22/2018 3:30pm America/New_York Oz-play: The Wizard of Oz Cosplay & Singalong Screening

Celebrate the Great American Read! Join us for a participatory singalong and cosplay viewing of The Wizard of Oz, the classic 1939 adaptation of Frank L. Baum's novel of the same name. Come dressed up as your favorite Oz character! Starring Judy Garland.

Registration required

All ages welcome


50 South Fullerton Ave. Montclair, NJ 07042
Oz-play: The Wizard of Oz Cosplay & Singalong Screening

Sat, September 22, 2:00 PM

Montclair Public Library, Montclair

Oz-play: The Wizard of Oz Cosplay & Singalong ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 09/22/2018 2:00pm 09/22/2018 3:00pm America/New_York Oz-play: The Wizard of Oz Cosplay & Singalong Screening

Celebrate the Great American Read! Join us for a participatory singalong and cosplay viewing of The Wizard of Oz, the classic 1939 adaptation of Frank L. Baum's novel of the same name. Come dressed up as your favorite Oz character! Starring Judy Garland.

All ages welcome


50 South Fullerton Ave., Auditorium Montclair , NJ 07042
Opera Theatre of Montclair Presents Hansel and Gretel

Sat, September 22, 4:00 PM

Central Presbyterian Church, Montclair

Opera Theatre of Montclair Presents Hansel and ...

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Add to My Calendar 09/22/2018 4:00pm 09/22/2018 6:30pm America/New_York Opera Theatre of Montclair Presents Hansel and Gretel

Opera Theatre of Montclair is proud to present its fifth full mainstage production, Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel on Saturdays, September 22 and 29, and Sundays, September 23 and 30, 4 PM. This fully-staged, costumed production is the perfect introduction to opera for all ages and will also be enjoyable for veteran opera fans.

The performances will take place in the landmark Central ...

46 Park Street (corner of Claremont Ave) Montclair, NJ 07042
Opera Theatre of Montclair Presents Hansel and Gretel

Sat, September 22, 4:00 PM

Central Presbyterian Church, Montclair

Opera Theatre of Montclair Presents Hansel and ...

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Add to My Calendar 09/22/2018 4:00pm 09/22/2018 6:30pm America/New_York Opera Theatre of Montclair Presents Hansel and Gretel

Opera Theatre of Montclair is proud to present its fifth full mainstage production, Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel on Saturdays, September 22 and 29, and Sundays, September 23 and 30, 4 PM. This fully-staged, costumed production is the perfect introduction to opera for all ages and will also be enjoyable for veteran opera fans.

The performances will take place in the landmark Central ...

46 Park Street (corner of Claremont Ave) Montclair, NJ 07042
The Maplewood Strollers Present An Evening of Line Dancing

Sat, September 22, 7:00 PM

Maplewood

The Maplewood Strollers Present An Evening of ...

Arts & Entertainment Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 09/22/2018 7:00pm 09/22/2018 9:00pm America/New_York The Maplewood Strollers Present An Evening of Line Dancing

Join the Strollers for the second in a series of fantastic fundraisers: a back-to-the-honky-tonk evening of line dancing to an eclectic mix of Western and other popular music. Admission is $10 per person. A professional instructor will be on hand to demonstrate moves. The event will take place on Saturday, September 22 from 7 to 9 p.m. in the community room of the Burgdorff Center for Performing ...

10 Durand Road Maplewood, NJ 07040
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Sun, September 23, 2:00 PM

Lenfell Hall (The Mansion), Madison

September Song: Afternoon at the Met, Evening on ...

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Add to My Calendar 09/23/2018 2:00pm 09/23/2018 4:45pm America/New_York September Song: Afternoon at the Met, Evening on Broadway

Opera at Florham brings the Met Opera to Florham Park with its season opener, “September Song” at Lenfell Hall, The Mansion, Fairleigh Dickinson University in Madison, New Jersey on Sunday September 23rd at 2 pm.

September Song: Afternoon at the Met & Evening on Broadway includes selections from the new season at the Metropolitan Opera, including arias from La Boheme, Don ...

285 Madison Avenue Madison, NJ 07940
September Song: Afternoon at the Met, Evening on Broadway

Sun, September 23, 2:00 PM

Lenfell Hall (The Mansion), Madison

September Song: Afternoon at the Met, Evening on ...

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Add to My Calendar 09/23/2018 2:00pm 09/23/2018 4:45pm America/New_York September Song: Afternoon at the Met, Evening on Broadway

September Song includes selections from the new season at the Metropolitan Opera, including arias from La Boheme, Don Giovanni, La Traviatta, Die Zauberflöte, and Tosca. Singers are soprano Meryl Dominguez, bass-baritone Eric Delagrange, and tenor Matthew White, all resident artists at Academy Vocal Arts in Philadelphia, PA. Accompanist Mary Pinto, acclaimed pianist and vocal instructor, ...

285 Madison Avenue Madison, NJ 07940
Every Wednesday Matinee

Wed, September 26, 2:00 PM

Montclair Public Library, Montclair

Every Wednesday Matinee

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Add to My Calendar 09/26/2018 2:00pm 09/26/2018 4:00pm America/New_York Every Wednesday Matinee

On Wednesdays at 2 pm, Montclair Public Library hosts The Every Wednesday Matinee, a classic film series presented in its auditorium. In September 2018, silent films will be shown.

The movies are as follows:

September 5: Gold Rush – Starring: Charles Chaplin, Mack Swain, Tom Murray. A prospector goes to the Klondike in search of gold and finds it and more. (1925, 95 minutes, black ...

50 S Fullerton Ave Montclair, NJ 07042
New Jersey and World War I

Wed, September 26, 7:30 PM

Cedar Grove Public Library, Cedar Grove

New Jersey and World War I

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Add to My Calendar 09/26/2018 7:30pm 09/26/2018 9:00pm America/New_York New Jersey and World War I

The Cedar Grove Historical Society presents New Jersey and World War I

Please join the Cedar Grove Historical Society on September 26, at 7:30 p.m. at the Cedar Grove Public Library when Jon Zinn, an independent historian with a special interest in both New Jersey history and the history of baseball, will present a program entitled New Jersey and World War I. The World War I generation was the ...

1 Municipal Plaza Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
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Thu, September 27, 8:00 PM

Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, Summit

Dead and Buried

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Add to My Calendar 09/27/2018 8:00pm 09/27/2018 10:00pm America/New_York Dead and Buried

In this dark comedy set in a small New England town at Halloween, 18-year-old Perdue finds a job in a place most people wouldn't even consider: the local graveyard. Bid, the taciturn former Marine who runs the cemetery, hires Perdue because she unexpectedly touches Bid's heart. Bid's young assistant Robbie has gleaned most of his knowledge of manhood from the pages of Maxim. By ...

Oakes Center 120 Morris Avenue Summit, NJ 07901
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Fri, September 28, 6:30 PM

Montclair Public Library Auditorium, Montclair

Cumbia River Band

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Add to My Calendar 09/28/2018 6:30pm 09/28/2018 7:30pm America/New_York Cumbia River Band

The Cumbia River Band, a project from clarinetist Martin Vejerano, draws from a festive repertoire of Colombian Cumbias, Riverside standards and originals. Featuring tuba, accordion, clarinet, percussion, guitar and voice, the band delivers a captivating and joyous sound. And it’s FREE. Presented in partnership with Seed Artists.

50 South Fullerton Avenue Montclair, NJ 07042
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Fri, September 28, 8:00 PM

Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, Summit

Dead and Buried

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 09/28/2018 8:00pm America/New_York Dead and Buried

In this dark comedy set in a small New England town at Halloween, 18-year-old Perdue finds a job in a place most people wouldn't even consider: the local graveyard. Bid, the taciturn former Marine who runs the cemetery, hires Perdue because she unexpectedly touches Bid's heart. Bid's young assistant Robbie has gleaned most of his knowledge of manhood from the pages of Maxim. By ...

Oakes Center 120 Morris Avenue Summit, NJ 07901
Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

Sat, September 29, 1:30 PM

Studio Playhouse, UPPER MONTCLAIR

Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

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Add to My Calendar 09/29/2018 1:30pm 09/29/2018 4:30pm America/New_York Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

Based on the book by Roald Dahl

Dramatized by Richard R. George

Directed by John Fraissinet

The adventure continues! In Roald Dahl’s sequel to “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”, Willy Wonka and Charlie Bucket pick up the story right where it ended… in the sky in a Glass Elevator. Chaos ensues as astronauts, a pompous ...

14 Alvin Place UPPER MONTCLAIR, NJ 07043
Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

Sat, September 29, 1:30 PM

Studio Playhouse, UPPER MONTCLAIR

Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 09/29/2018 1:30pm 09/29/2018 4:30pm America/New_York Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

Based on the book by Roald Dahl

Dramatized by Richard R. George

Directed by John Fraissinet

The adventure continues! In Roald Dahl’s sequel to “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”, Willy Wonka and Charlie Bucket pick up the story right where it ended… in the sky in a Glass Elevator. Chaos ensues as astronauts, a pompous ...

14 Alvin Place UPPER MONTCLAIR, NJ 07043
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Sat, September 29, 6:00 PM

Our Lady of the Lake Parish Parking Lot, Verona

Our Lady of the Lake Oktoberfest

Arts & Entertainment Education Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 09/29/2018 6:00pm 09/29/2018 11:00pm America/New_York Our Lady of the Lake Oktoberfest

Come and enjoy the famous Our Lady of the Lake annual Oktoberfest -the biggest party of the season right in nearby Verona, NJ.

Bring your family and friends to enjoy festive foods, seasonal beers, wine and live entertainment!

Tickets are $70 per person thru Sept 28, $80 pp at the gate.

Tickets available at http://www.ollverona.org/oktoberfest

Must be 21 or over to attend.


Montrose Avenue and Hill Street Verona, NJ 07044
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Sat, September 29, 8:00 PM

Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, Summit

Dead and Buried

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 09/29/2018 8:00pm 09/30/2018 6:00pm America/New_York Dead and Buried

In this dark comedy set in a small New England town at Halloween, 18-year-old Perdue finds a job in a place most people wouldn't even consider: the local graveyard. Bid, the taciturn former Marine who runs the cemetery, hires Perdue because she unexpectedly touches Bid's heart. Bid's young assistant Robbie has gleaned most of his knowledge of manhood from the pages of Maxim. By ...

Oakes Center 120 Morris Avenue Summit, NJ 07901

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Save the Dates: Holiday Lights Spectacular at Turtle Back Zoo

October 21, 2018

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The annual Holiday Lights Spectacular at Turtle Back Zoo returns in 2018.

The 'spectacular' returns for weekends in November, then takes place every night in December. 

Save the dates: Holiday Lights Spectacular

Friday, Saturday, Sunday: November 16- 18, November 23-25, November 30- December 2

Every Night: December 7 - 31 

Closed: December ...

Reporter Killed by Car in Randolph Exited Ride Before Reaching Home, say Police

October 21, 2018

RANDOLPH, NJ – A local news reporter who died Oct. 14 after being struck by a car in Randolph got out of an Uber or other rideshare vehicle before reaching her Randolph residence, police said today.

The woman, Lindsay Ireland, 26, had been at a Hopatcong restaurant with the family members earlier in the evening, according to Randolph police. They said she and her relatives called the car ...

Letter to the Editor: Mikie Sherril is Listening

October 21, 2018

Dear Editor, 

In the race to be New Jersey’s next 11th Congressional district  representative, there is only one candidate who supports a woman’s right to choose. Her name is Mikie Sherrill, a former Navy helicopter pilot and federal prosecutor.

Her opponent, Republican Jay Webber, has aggressively fought for years to defund Planned Parenthood, a non profit that ...

Montclair Police Blotter: $1200 Stolen from Montclair Business, Purse Stolen During Dinner and More

October 19, 2018

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The following blotter was released by the Montclair Police Department on October 16.

Arrest;
10-14-2018 (Mission Street) Ms. Bianca Muja, 21yoa from Montclair, was arrested on an open warrant
out of the Essex County Sheriff’s Office.

Burglary/Theft:
10-09-2018 (Noches De Columbia, Elm Street) Theft of an unattended pocketbook from inside the
restaurant. The suspect ...

'Other Desert Cities' unfolds with family secrets

‘Other Desert Cities’ unfolds with family secrets at Chatham Playhouse

By LIZ KEILL

CHATHAM, NJ – “Other Desert Cities,” the stirring drama by Jon Robin Baitz, revolves around a family’s loyalties and deceptions in a tony Palm Springs household. “Other Desert Cities” refers to the signs along the exit ramps on the California freeway.

The ...

‘The Color Purple’ flashes by with verve at Paper Mill

‘The Color Purple’ flashes by with verve at Paper Mill

By Liz Keill

MILLBURN, NJ – This Tony-award winning musical caught audiences up in its stunning story of African American life in the deep south over a 40 year period, from 1909 until 1949.

Based in the novel by Alice Walker and a screen adaptation several years ago, the story centers on Celie (Adrianna Hicks), who ...

Presidential Inaugural Ball Features Marvelous Music and 19th Century Pageantry

October 21, 2018

The Grover Cleveland Memorial Association and The Montclair Orchestra present a once in a lifetime event, a reenactment of President Grover Cleveland’s 1893 inauguration, on November 10th at the Women’s Club of Upper Montclair.  The formal event benefitting both organizations honors the spirit of the original ball where Cleveland took office as the first and only President to ...