Community Happenings

June 5, 2020

MORRIS PLAINS, NJ -  A blood drive will take place on Thursday June 18 at the Morris Plains Community Center, located at 51 Jim Fear Drive in Morris Plains. The drive will take place from 1pm - 7pm. Appointments are required. Sign up at www.tinyurl.com/morrisplainsjune18 Donors must wear a ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Mayo Performing Arts Center will be taking their music outdoors. The event will be featuring John Ginty and Friends for an evening of blues and rock on Thursday June 25. The concert will take place at Fosterfields Farm located at 73 Kahdena Road in Morristown. Tickets go on ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris County Hispanic American Chamber of Commerce has set up a community care program which offers fresh produce, meat, grains, and bread to any family facing difficult times. Pick up locations, dates and times are as follows: In Morristown, St. Margaret's Church ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown Library is offering Virtual Book Lovers Circle. The Group talks each month about great books to read, new titles, and great books attendees have read. How do you attend online you may ask? We will be using a free app called GoToMeeting. You can either dial in by ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Community members are invited to participate in a virtual "donation" Zumba class on Sunday May 24. The class will take place from 9:30am - 11am. To register, venmo a minimum $10 donation to @kristi-dimogerodakis C/O Feed the Hungry Project.  "You get to sweat off some of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - MPAC’s Friday afternoon Facebook Live concert series continues on May 15 with a performance by Donna Ward of Mama D & The Vexations. The concert takes place at 12:30 pm and can be viewed at : https://www.facebook.com/MayoPerformingArtsCenter. It will be recorded and ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Morris Township Tennis Courts are open for restricted play, announced the Morris Township Department of Parks and Recreation.  The courts will be open for Tennis and Pickleball beginning Tuesday, May 12, 2020. The activities do not require any direct person-to-person ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown Unitarian Fellowship is hosting a Sunday morning virtual event, titled "Parenting in a Pandemic". The event will be led by Rev. Alison Miller and will take place at 11am. Viewers can watch either at muur.org/virtual or through ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The Morristown & Morris Township Library will be hosting a virtual author talk with Kimberly McCreight on Tuesday May 12 at 7pm. McCreight will talk about her latest novel, A Good Marriage. To register for the author talk, click HERE  The event is limited to 250 ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown Library will be hosting a virtual Harry Potter Digital Escape Room today Monday, May 4.  Here's what the library had to say..."Welcome to our Harry Potter themed escape room designed by our own Miss Rachel! You can complete this escape room as a group or by ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Green Point Juicery is offering a free virutal guided meditation session this Sunday, May 3 at 7pm. "Meditation is amazing tool to calm our busy mind, and it’s important always, but especially at times like these", wrote organizers. The Zoom Meeting ID is 466 928 7608 ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Armed with a thermometer, an almanac, and notes from previous years of farming, citizen scientist George Macculloch recorded the weather and planting dates in his garden journal. Learn more about the one of the first "citizen scientist" projects ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Midnight Madness Events will be hosting a virtual Scavenger Hunt Game for members of the community during the coronavirus lockdown.  The game will begin on Saturday April 18 at 4pm EDT. To begin, visit the company's Facebook page ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Community members are invited to attend a free webinar this Friday, April 17 at 11am. The panel of experts will discuss planning and preparing your loved one with dementia during the COVID-19 pandemic. The panel, which consists of Eric Goldberg, CELA, and Richard Miller, CELA ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Be Well Morristown is now offering free nutrition classes on Sundays in April. The classes, run by owner Marisa Sweeney RDN will begin at 1:30pm Here is the schedule: April 19- The Power of Plants: Healthy Plant-Based Nutrition Made Easy April 23- Nutrition for Optimal Gut ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - With Easter parades and Easter egg hunts canceled due to the pandemic, the Easter Bunny in Morristown and Morris Township has decided to hop on a firetruck and make their way through neighborhoods spreading Easter cheer. The Easter Bunny will be visiting neighborhoods in ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown & Morris Township Joint Library will be offering remote programs for community members. This Thursday, April 2, the regular Book Lover Circle meeting will take place at 7pm. The book club will be run through GoToMeeting.  You can download the GoToMeeting to ...

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MADISON, NJ -  Communities are asking residents to go outside on Monday March 30 and shout, clap, play music, honk your horns and make some noise to thank health care workers, first responders and all essential workers who have been risking their lives during this pandemic. The movement, called ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Unity Charter School will be hosting a free workshop on Thrusday March 26 at 8pm - 9pm. The workshop titled Parenting at Home with Positive Discipline During this time of unpredictability and when many parents are working from home and children are doing school work from home, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Believe it or not, the mourning dove population leads the flocks with over 360 million birds. Mourning doves can have up to six broods, a group of baby birds born at the same time, in one season. Build a nest for mourning doves or other nesting ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Looking for something to do today? Powerflow Yoga Morristown is offering three free classes on Thursday March 19. The classes are: 9:30am w/ Cara Landa 12noon w/ Siobhan Eilbacher 6pm w/ Carrie Parker Gasteleu To sign up, click the link in the email from Powerflow ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – The Legacy Project at County College of Morris (CCM) continues its yearlong programming on “War, Peace & Healing” with the announcement of its Spring Semester schedule. The series includes lectures, panel discussions, recordings, film and book discussions.  All events are free ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The “MCL Concert Series” returns on Sunday, March 8 with an afternoon of 19th century classics for violin, cello and guitar. Favorite performers Randy and Millie Calistri-Yeh, also known as the Synergismus Duo, will be joined by Darren O’Neill, an accomplished musician who is also ...

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Friends Book Sales Tuesdays: March 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st, 10:00AM - 2:00PM Saturdays: March 7th, 21st, 10:00AM - 2:00PM       Up Close and Personal With Carolyn Dorfman Monday, March 2nd, 1:00PM Spend an ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drives at the Library this winter on Friday, February 28th, 11:00AM-4:00PM. Interested in participating? Contact them at 1-800-RED-CROSS or redcrossblood.org (enter Morristown) to schedule an appointment. They also welcome people to ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – The Legacy Project at County College of Morris (CCM) continues its yearlong programming on “War, Peace & Healing” with the announcement of its Spring Semester schedule. The series includes lectures, panel discussions, recordings, film and book discussions.  All events are free ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Women’s Association for Morristown Medical Center (WAMMC) will host an evening of “Music for the Heart” featuring award-winning Steinway Artist Min Kwon, along with two Juilliard Graduates and Center for Musical Excellence (CME) artists on Friday, February 14, 2020 in the ...

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Friends Book Sales Tuesdays: February  18th, 25th, 10:00AM-2:00PM Saturdays: February, 15th, 10:00AM-2:00PM       Free Citizenship Exam Preparation Classes Saturday, February 15th, 22nd 29th, 10:00AM Are you studying ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Teens, adolescents and their families can skate at a discounted price for evening ice skating on 10 weekends in Morris County this winter thanks to New Jersey Coalition for Education and Positive Choices. The discounts are being offered at specific skating sessions ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Celebrate Valentine's Day by running in the 7th Annual Cupid's Chase 5K. The race, sponsored by Community Options Inc, will take place on Saturday February 8am at 150-152 Speedwell Avenue. All the proceeds from the race go directly towards supporting people with disabilities in ...

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