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Sun, February 24, 1:00 PM

Renaissance Church, Ren Students Space, Summit

GriefShare Support Group

Health & Wellness Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 02/24/2019 1:00pm 02/25/2019 4:00am America/New_York GriefShare Support Group

If you are navigating life after the death of a loved one, please join Renaissance Church for a 13-week support group. The weekly group includes video seminars and focused support by caring people who have been through the same challenges. You can join the group at any point. A $20 fee covers a workbook and other expenses. More information and registration (recommended, but not required) is ...

497 Springfield Ave. Summit, NJ 07901
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Sun, February 24, 2:00 PM

Berkeley Heights Recreation Center, Berkeley Heights

Special Event - The Berkeley Heights Diversity ...

Arts & Entertainment Government

Add to My Calendar 02/24/2019 2:00pm 02/24/2019 4:00pm America/New_York Special Event - The Berkeley Heights Diversity Council presents a Black History Month Celebration on Sunday, February 24th

The Berkeley Heights Diversity Council invites residents of all ages to join our Black History Month Celebration this Sunday, February 24th from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Berkeley Heights Recreation Center (56 Columbus Ave).

Township Council President, Alvaro Medeiros will read a proclamation recognizing the roles played by African-American residents in Berkeley Heights, and expressing the ...

56 Columbus Avenue Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922
Showcase for Exceptional Young Artists

Sun, February 24, 3:00 PM

Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church, Plainfield

Showcase for Exceptional Young Artists

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 02/24/2019 3:00pm 02/24/2019 5:00pm America/New_York Showcase for Exceptional Young Artists

Plainfield: Crescent Concerts presents “Showcase for Exceptional Young Artists.”

Six young pianists, selected in competition for artists 18 and under, perform works by

Scarlatti, Bach, Chopin, Tchaikovsky, Beethoven and others.

Concert date: Sunday February 24, 3:00pm

Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church, Watchung Avenue at East Seventh St., Plainfield, NJ

Tickets at ...

Watchung Avenue at East Seventh Street Plainfield, NJ 07060
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Sun, February 24, 4:00 PM

Beacon Unitarian Universalist Congregation , Summit

Violin-Piano Chamber Concert Performed at ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 02/24/2019 4:00pm 02/24/2019 6:00pm America/New_York Violin-Piano Chamber Concert Performed at Summit's Beacon UU Feb. 24

A concert of 19th and 20th century chamber music is in the offing when Violinist Theresa Salomon and pianist Marc Peloquin perform in the 'Afternoon Music' series on Sunday, February 24, beginning at 4 p.m., at Beacon Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Summit. The audience is invited to meet the artists at a reception after the concert.

The program will include two pieces written ...

4 Waldron Avenue (at Springfield Avenue) Summit, NJ
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Mon, February 25, 7:30 PM

First Congregational Church, Westfield

"Great Decisions" Foreign Policy Association ...

Education Government Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 02/25/2019 7:30pm 02/26/2019 4:30pm America/New_York "Great Decisions" Foreign Policy Association Video and Discussion

Explore a variety of current topics of deep importance both nationally and internationally, with featured commentary from notable political, academic and media figures.

Monday, January 28 - Global Migration

Monday, February 4 - Middle East

Monday, February 11 - Nuclear Negotiations

Monday, February 18 - U.S. and Mexico

Monday, February 25 - Cyber Conflict

Monday, March 4 - ...

125 Elmer Street Westfield, NJ 07090
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Thu, February 28, 6:00 PM

The Crossroads, Garwood

BMR's 4th Annual DOGS ROCK Concert

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 02/28/2019 6:00pm 02/28/2019 10:00pm America/New_York BMR's 4th Annual DOGS ROCK Concert

Join Brendan's Meadows Rescue for the 4th Annual Dogs Rock Concert Thursday, February 28th at The Crossroads in Garwood featuring Clearstream and We Are Jack bands. $15 donation admission benefits rescue dogs in need. Doors at 6pm.

78 North Ave Garwood, NJ 07027
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Thu, February 28, 7:00 PM

Union Public Library, Union

Open House at Union Public Library (UPL) Provides ...

Education Other

Add to My Calendar 02/28/2019 7:00pm 02/28/2019 8:00pm America/New_York Open House at Union Public Library (UPL) Provides Information on Free English Classes for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) to All Interested New Jersey Residents

Union Public Library will soon be offering Free English Classes for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) to all interested New Jersey Residents. The public is invited to hear about the program at an Open House at the Main Library. o learn more about the program or the Open House, please call 908-851-5450 x2. Funding for the program is made possible through the Community Library Adult Literacy ...

1980 Morris Avenue Union, NJ 07083
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Thu, February 28, 7:00 PM

Union Public Library, Union

Open House at Union Public Library (UPL) Provides ...

Education Other

Add to My Calendar 02/28/2019 7:00pm 02/28/2019 8:00pm America/New_York Open House at Union Public Library (UPL) Provides Information on Free English Classes for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) to All Interested New Jersey Residents

Union Public Library will offer Free English Classes for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) to all interested New Jersey Residents. The public is invited to hear about the program at an Open House at the Main Library. o learn more about the program or the Open House, please call 908-851-5450 x2. Funding for the program is made possible through the Community Library Adult Literacy & Career ...

1980 Morris Avenue Union, NJ 07083
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Fri, March 1, 7:30 PM

First United Methodist Church, Westfield

Theater Organ - Silent Movie Night - Oratorio ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/01/2019 7:30pm 03/01/2019 9:30pm America/New_York Theater Organ - Silent Movie Night - Oratorio Singers Westfield

Trent Johnson, Music Director of the Oratorio Singers, will turn the magnificent Aeolian-Skinner organ into avtheater organ for a showing of the 1928 silent film Sunrise. A beautiful film directed by F.W. Murnau and starring George O'Brien, Janet Gaynor, and Margaret Livingston.

http://oratoriosingerswestfield.org


One East Broad Street Westfield, NJ 07090
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Sat, March 2, 8:00 AM

New Providence

Fundraising Cardio Class for St. Jude Children's ...

Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 03/02/2019 8:00am 03/02/2019 8:45am America/New_York Fundraising Cardio Class for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Every year at THE MAX Challenge, we choose a charity in need of support as the recipient of our MAX Day of Giving fundraising efforts! For 2019, that charity is St. Jude Children's Research Hospital!

"St. Jude is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases."
https://www.stjude.org/

Come get in a great workout ...

1275 Springfield Ave. New Providence, NJ 07922
Literary Cafe

Sat, March 2, 10:15 AM

Cranford Public Library, Cranford

Literary Cafe

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/02/2019 10:15am 03/02/2019 11:15am America/New_York Literary Cafe

​Literary Café is the Library's book chat program. The format is simple: Bring a few of your recent favorite books and tell the other members of the group what you like about them. If you don’t have a copy of the book you want to talk about, that’s okay, too. The books can be new or old, fiction or non-fiction, classic or contemporary. There is no required reading, and you ...

224 Walnut Avenue Cranford, NJ 07016
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Sat, March 2, 11:00 AM

Pet Valu, Garwood

A Day for Pets

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink Giving Back Other

Add to My Calendar 03/02/2019 11:00am 03/02/2019 3:00pm America/New_York A Day for Pets

Wellness Clinic - Microchipping , Vaccines & More

Cartoonist - Come have your pet portraits done by an amazing artist

Bake Sale

Cat and Kitten adoptions - S.A.R.A. Rescue

300 South Ave Garwood, NJ 07027
Peruvian Dance, Costume and Culture

Sat, March 2, 1:30 PM

Cranford Community Center, Cranford

Peruvian Dance, Costume and Culture

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/02/2019 1:30pm 03/02/2019 3:00pm America/New_York Peruvian Dance, Costume and Culture

Leap into the world of Peruvian history and tradition with Rosa Carahuallanqui and the PeruincaFolk Performing Arts School. Learn how Amazon, Andean, Andalusian and African cultures influenced the ancient Inca traditions of Peru in an interactive workshop for the entire community. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Cranford Public Library.

Rosa Carhuallanqui was born in Huancayo, ...

220 Walnut Ave. Cranford, NJ 07016
All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast

Sun, March 3, 8:00 AM

Mountainside Elks Lodge #1585, Mountainside

All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast

Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 03/03/2019 8:00am 03/03/2019 12:00pm America/New_York All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast

Mountainside Elks Lodge #1585

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT BREAKFAST

SUNDAY MARCH 3 - 8:00 To Noon

Menu:

Eggs - Scrambled, Sunny Side Up and Over Easy

Bacon, Sausage and Hash Brown Potatoes

Pancakes, French Toast, Whole Wheat and White Toast

Coffee, Tea, Orange and Cranberry Juice

Adults $10.00 / Children 7 - 12 $5.00 / Children Under 6 Free

Contact: (908) 232-9667

Email: ...

1193 Route 22 East Mountainside, NJ 07092
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Sun, March 3, 11:00 AM

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Two Meadowbrook Country Day Camp Open House ...

Add to My Calendar 03/03/2019 11:00am 03/03/2019 3:00pm America/New_York Two Meadowbrook Country Day Camp Open House Events to Be Held

Long Valley, NJ – Meadowbrook Country Day Camp is inviting all prospective camp families to attend one of two upcoming Open House events, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., on Sunday, March 3rd, and Sunday April 7th, at the camp, which is located at 73 East Valley Brook Road, in Long Valley, NJ. To attend, please send an email to marty@meadowbrookdaycamp.com or call 908-876-3429.

All prospective ...

73 East Valley Brook Road long valley, NJ
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Sun, March 3, 1:00 PM

Renaissance Church, Ren Students Space, Summit

GriefShare Support Group

Health & Wellness Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 03/03/2019 1:00pm 03/04/2019 4:00am America/New_York GriefShare Support Group

If you are navigating life after the death of a loved one, please join Renaissance Church for a 13-week support group. The weekly group includes video seminars and focused support by caring people who have been through the same challenges. You can join the group at any point. A $20 fee covers a workbook and other expenses. More information and registration (recommended, but not required) is ...

497 Springfield Ave. Summit, NJ 07901
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Sun, March 3, 1:00 PM

Renaissance Church, Summit

DivorceCare Support Group

Health & Wellness Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 03/03/2019 1:00pm 03/03/2019 3:00pm America/New_York DivorceCare Support Group

You don’t have to face life after a divorce or separation alone. Each meeting of the DivorceCare Support Group includes a video featuring comments with experts, a focused support group discussion, and personal study and reflection with a workbook. Fee: $20. You are welcome to join the group at any point. Registration (encouraged, but not required), the schedule, and more information is ...

2 Kent Place Blvd Summit, NJ 07901
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Sun, March 3, 2:00 PM

Burgdorff Center for the Cultural Arts, Maplewood

Auditions: "Fiddler on the Roof" with the ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/03/2019 2:00pm 03/03/2019 4:00pm America/New_York Auditions: "Fiddler on the Roof" with the Maplewood Strollers

​The Maplewood Strollers is holding auditions for our May production of "Fiddler on the Roof" with music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, book by Joseph Stein. We're seeking a multi-ethnic, multi-creed cast to bring this classic tale of tradition alive for the next generation! All roles open and available. For more information, visit www.thestrollers.org

10 Durand Road Maplewood, NJ 07040
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Mon, March 4, 6:00 PM

Colleen Fraser (County Clerk) Building, Westfield

CASA of Union County Information Session

Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 03/04/2019 6:00pm 03/04/2019 7:00pm America/New_York CASA of Union County Information Session

Have a passion to help the youth in our community? There are over 400 children in foster care right here in Union County. Come to an Information Session to hear more about becoming a CASA Volunteer for a child in need! No special skills or experience needed!

Our sessions run about an hour and we provide information about the volunteer commitment and requirements to be a CASA, the important ...

300 North Ave East Westfield, NJ 07090
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Mon, March 4, 7:00 PM

Burgdorff Center for the Performing Arts, Maplewood

Auditions for the Strollers' "Fiddler on the Roof"

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/04/2019 7:00pm 03/04/2019 10:00pm America/New_York Auditions for the Strollers' "Fiddler on the Roof"

​The Maplewood Strollers is holding auditions for our spring production of "Fiddler on the Roof" with music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, book by Joseph Stein. We're seeking a multi-ethnic, multi-creed cast to bring this classic tale of tradition alive for the next generation! All roles open and available. For more information, visit www.thestrollers.org.

10 Durand Road Maplewood, NJ 07040

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7 Tricks for Making the Best Winter Soups

January 18, 2021

There’s nothing like a steaming pot of soup to take off the chill on a cold day. Want to up your winter soup game? We’ve got seven simple tricks to make your favorites even better:

1. Save the bones from your roasted chicken (including storebought rotisserie chicken) in the freezer to make stock. The roasted bones will give your soups more flavor than raw.

2. Need to swap ...

Senior Nutrition: Why Our Diets Should Change as We Age

It’s common for eating habits to change as we get older. Lifestyle changes may mean that we prepare fewer of our own meals, while health conditions or medications can reduce our appetites or impair our ability to taste or smell food. For all of these reasons and others, seniors may have to adapt their eating habits to ensure they are getting adequate nutrition to meet their evolving needs ...

New Year, Smart Goals: Resolutions That Actually Stick

New Year’s resolutions are so … last year. If you’re like most people, by the end of January, you'll have given up on the promises you made to yourself New Year’s Eve. But maybe that’s because the resolutions of the past were too vague and lacked a plan. If you want to try something new — with a much better chance of success — try SMART goals ...

Congresswoman Calls for Arlington Cemetery Burial for Officer Brian Sicknick

January 11, 2021

SOUTH RIVER, NJ -- Congresswoman U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin, who represents Michigan’s 8th Congressional District, has contacted senior military leaders to request that U.S. Capitol Officer Brian Sicknick be buried in Arlington National Cemetery. The 42-year-old South River, NJ, native was killed during the siege on the Capitol Building on Wednesday, Jan. 6, when a pro-Trump mob ...

February Festivities at Trailside; Magnificent Raptors, Magic & Maple Sugaring

January 21, 2021

Families looking for fun outdoor activities during the Presidents’ Day weekend are invited to visit Union County’s Trailside Nature and Science Center in Mountainside for a series of special outdoor programs. The programs are recommended for families with children ages four and older, and COVID-19 prevention guidelines apply.

“The February Festivities series at Trailside ...

Say Goodbye to SAT Subject Tests

January 20, 2021

College Board (the makers of the SAT, SAT subject tests, AP exams, etc) has announced that the SAT subject tests will be discontinued and there will be no administrations of them in the spring. This will have two significant effects on how students applying to top 50 colleges are evaluated (only roughly the top 50 colleges had still been using SAT subject test scores in ...