Community Happenings

December 10, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown National Historical Park will be hosting Hungarian pianist Peter Toth on  Sunday December 16 at 1pm. Dr. Thoth will play the park's 1873 Steinway Grand Piano. The program will include Beethoven:  Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp Minor: Quasi una fantasia, Op. 27, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Coach Connolly and the Morristown High School basketball team will be conducting a Skills Development Clinic for boys in 1st through 8th grade.  The clinic is open to all Morristown community members who are interested in playing boys basketball. The clinic will take place on ...

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Unity Charter School is inviting the community  to the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the school's new Annex Space on December 13, 2018 at 3:30pm. The new space features a Creator Space—a 1,500+ square-foot open studio space where students, teachers and visiting artists can explore the fine and ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ – Holiday tunes, Neapolitan songs and classic arias, including selections from the “Great American Song Book” will be included in upcoming performances by the New Jersey Festival Orchestra. For David Wroe, the orchestra’s music director, picking a favorite part of the orchestra’s ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Kick off the holiday season by visiting six local historic sites decorated for the holidays. Visitors can visit all locations with one admission ticket on Saturday December 1 from 10am - 4pm. Sponsored by the Morris County Tourism Bureau, visitors can visit The Morris County ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Hillside Fire Station in Morris Township is holding a christmas tree fundraiser this holiday season. They have a great selection of freshly cut Balsam and Fraser Firs in various sizes. Christmas wreaths, grave blankets and garland are also available. The tree lot will be ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Thanksgiving Vegan Pop Up Shop popped into Morristown on Sunday, November 18 th at the Laundromat on Dehart Street. From 12-6 pm, vegan enthusiasts were able to visit and shop at 19 vendors; including Beenie’s Ice Cream, Chocolate Calling and Creature Comforts Stationary, just ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ –The Landscape and Horticultural Technology (LHT) program at County College of Morris (CCM) will be holding its annual Holiday Poinsettia Sale starting later this month.  Deep red, pink, white and assorted variegated forms of poinsettia, both large and small, will be available. The ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ. Throughout October and November, enjoy a fun and educational Autumn activity surrounding a beloved fall fruit, the apple. On October 28, and November 10, 11, 24, and 25, the Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center in Chatham Township will be hosting Apple Cidering, an hour long ...

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Experience Historic Holiday Traditions, and Honor the U.S. Armed Forces MORRISTOWN, N.J. On Sunday, November 11, from 12 noon to 4 p.m., experience a historic farm-style Thanksgiving holiday and mark the 100th anniversary of the Armistice ending World War I at Fosterfields Living Historical Farm ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The Market Street Mission is hosting the Annual Coat Giveaway on Saturday November 3 from 10am to 1pm on the Morristown Green. Coats and other winter clothing will be handed out to the neediest men, women and children in the community. For other information on the mission, ...

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Have a new baby and looking to get out of the house? The Chatham Club is offering Mama-lates - a “mommy & me” type class to members and non-members!  This unique class combines Pilates and Barre fitness. The class is suitable for new moms & women in each trimester of their ...

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Macculloch Hall Historical Museum and six other historic houses will be open to the public for a biennial House Tour on Sunday October 28. The tour begins Macculloch Hall Historical Museum with a tour of period rooms and exhibition galleries. Pick up your tour guidebook, then head out to any of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris Arts is inviting pumpkin carvers of all ages to bring their creations to the edge of the Vail Mansion's reflecting pond on Sunday October 28, at 5pm for the 9th Annual Pumpkin Illumination. While the sun fades to darkness, guests are invited to enjoy live jazz music, an art ...

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Young men and women, ages 14-20, who are interested in careers in Law are invited to the kickoff meeting of Explorer Post 22.  The guest speaker will be William J. Heller, Senior Vice President and General Counsel of the New York Football Giants.  Mr. Heller will speak on legal issues such as ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown Beautiful will hold its annual Wine and Dinner Fundraiser on Wednesday, October 10 at Chef Fredy’s Table, the very delightful gourmet restaurant located at 78 Speedwell Avenue in Morristown. The four course dinner will feature classic and creative plates prepared by ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The Seeing Eye is inviting the community to come out and celebrate Blindness Awareness month this October by participating in The 6th Annual Doggy Dash Walk and Run 5K. The family and dog friendly event will take place from 9:30am - 12noon, Sunday October 7 at ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Students, parents and educators are invited to a program that will help identify which careers are in demand. The forum, titled Choose Your Path: 21st Century Careers Information Event will be held at the County College of Morris on Thursday October 18. Attendees will hear from ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ — For a second straight year, talented Morris County performers will use their original songs to help make an impact in the fight against the statewide opioid epidemic. The second annual Knock Out Opioid Abuse Concert will feature musicians passionate about making a difference ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -   To ensure that children are riding safely in cars, a free car seat safety checkup event is being offered to all area residents today, Wednesday September 26 at 11am. Nationally certified Child Passenger Technicians and Safe Kids Northern NJ will host the event at Atlantic Mobile ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Book festivals happen all over the world and can take many shapes and sizes but the Morristown Festival of Books is a two day event that is open to the public and aside from select ticketed talks, free of charge. The KidFest will take place at the Presbyterian Church Parish ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Boy Scouts of America will recognize Louis Brusco Jr., MD, FCCM, Chief Medical Officer, Morristown Medical Center, with the 2018 Health and Medical Award for his service as an exemplary role model for the youth of the Morris County area. Dr. Brusco was chosen for his ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The classic car and hot rod event, Cops and Rodders, will hold their last event of the season on the Green, Tuesday September 18. from 6:30pm - 8:30pm. There are hot rods and old muscle cars. The event, sponsored by Morristown PBA Local 43, encourages families to come to town ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Start getting those Halloween costumes ready! The Halloween Parade will take place on October 27 at 10am Morristown's little ghouls, goblins, ghosts, princesses and super heros are invited to Morristown Recreation's 76th Annual Halloween Parade and Costume Contest. The parade ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ- The Columbia Turnpike Bridge will be undergoing improvements to address structural deficiencies of the 90 year old bridge and increase safety for motorists.The low-lying bridge is located on Columbia Turnpike (County Route 510), adjacent to the Morristown Airport runways, and ...

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J.- September is Suicide Prevention and Awareness Month. It is also the month Ricky Godoy passed away. Brother, son, cousin, creative visionary and disrupter, he shared his personal battle with mental illness and decided he wanted to #shatterthestigma. " My vision is to bring in to ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Hundreds of hungry patrons participated in the 1st annual Food Truck Fest on Saturday August 25 at Ginty Field. Food connoisseurs enjoyed food from dozens of vendors including Glazed and Confused mini donuts, Cas Pierogis and Kielbasa, Angry Archie's Crab Cakes, Bro -Ritos, Eat ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Grab a blanket and your lunch and enjoy a wonderful afternoon with "Lunch with the Librarian" at Macculloch Hall Gardens.  Today and every Wednesday throughout August, the librarian from the Morristown Library will read stories to pre-school children and their parents or ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Grab a blanket and your lunch and enjoy a wonderful afternoon with "Lunch with the Librarian" at Macculloch Hall Gardens.  Today and every Wednesday throughout August, the librarian from the Morristown Library will read stories to pre-school children and their parents or ...

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