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Sun, May 19, 1:00 PM

JCC of Central NJ, Scotch Plains

FREE Touch A Truck

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Add to My Calendar 05/19/2019 1:00pm 05/19/2019 5:00pm America/New_York FREE Touch A Truck

This very popular event provides a unique opportunity for children to explore vehicles of all types – public service, emergency, utility, construction, landscaping, transportation, delivery – and just have FUN all in one place! Children are allowed to touch their favorite vehicles, get behind the wheel, climb, explore and learn! Camp Yachad will provide even more fun with bouncing ...

1391 Martine Avenue Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
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Sun, May 19, 2:00 PM

Miller-Cory House Museum, Westfield

Cooking with Herbs in Early America

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Add to My Calendar 05/19/2019 2:00pm 05/19/2019 4:00pm America/New_York Cooking with Herbs in Early America

Aromatic, tasty, and healing – herbs were of the utmost importance to the colonial household. They were prized as medicines, dyes, pesticides, air fresheners, and for numerous other purposes. The museum's program will focus on the culinary use of herbs in early America. Members of the Cooking Committee will include herbs common to the 18th century in demonstrating open hearth cooking ...

614 Mountain Avenue Westfield, NJ 07090
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Sun, May 19, 2:00 PM

Fairview Cemetery-Back Gate, Westfield

Spring Tour At Fairview

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Add to My Calendar 05/19/2019 2:00pm 05/19/2019 3:00pm America/New_York Spring Tour At Fairview

The community is invited to Fairview Cemetery for a spring time walking tour of its flourishing foliage. Fairview Cemetery, located at 1100 East Broad Street, Westfield, will host its first spring tour, highlighting some of the 99 cataloged species of trees which reside within the Cemetery grounds, while the spring blossoms are at their peak. The tour will be led by Dr. Tom Ombrello, professor ...

1100 East Broad Street Westfield, NJ 07090
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Tue, May 21, 9:30 AM

Summit Old Guard, New Providence

Conquering Mt. Everest- A Personal Story

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Add to My Calendar 05/21/2019 9:30am 05/21/2019 11:30am America/New_York Conquering Mt. Everest- A Personal Story

After many months of training and conditioning, Dan Stringham and three companions undertook and survived one of the most dangerous and physically demanding challenges to mankind; reaching the summit of Mt. Everest in Nepal. Hear Dan tell his story, including the life lessons this experience taught him. The talk will take place in the New Providence Municipal Building starting at 9:30 until 11:30 ...

New Providence Municipal Building New Providence, NJ 07974
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Tue, May 21, 5:30 PM

McManus School auditorium, Linden

Learn about the Opioid Crisis in Union County

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Add to My Calendar 05/21/2019 5:30pm 05/21/2019 7:30pm America/New_York Learn about the Opioid Crisis in Union County

Union County residents can learn about the local impacts of the national opioid crisis first-hand from representatives of the Union County Prosecutor, Sheriff, Police Division and other professionals by attending a free public meeting hosted by the Public Safety Committee of the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders titled, The Opioid Epidemic: Silently Affecting Our Community. Admission is ...

300 Edgewood Road Linden, NJ

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New Jersey Date Night: Ice Cream, You Smile

May 18, 2019

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

Frankie and Annette went on one, as did Gidget and Moondoggie. Archie was known to enjoy one with Betty and sometimes with Veronica, too.  Even Samantha and both Darrins got into the act. If we take a page from the retro dating handbook, you might just want to join the crowd and take your sweetie on ...

Foxes Herald Nature’s Resurgence in Suburban New Jersey

For most of my life the only time I saw a red fox it was probably a raccoon. They have those same glow-in-the-headlights silvery eyes.

But a few years ago, I began to see a once-rare piece of roadkill with greater frequency. No matter how flattened the rest of the fox was, it’s bushy-tail would blow around in the highway draft of cars and trucks as they raced past.

I assumed the ...

Dear Susan: Beauty Tips from a Beauty Expert, Father's Day 2019

SUSAN BARBAGLIA, owner of Skin Deep Salon and Spa in New Providence, offers a wealth of knowledge and expertise as a leader in the beauty industry. With over thirty years experience in skin care, Susan can answer your most challenging beauty questions. Email your ...

Malinowski Makes Case for One-Seat Ride on House Floor

May 16, 2019

WASHINGTON - New Jersey Rep. Tom Malinowski (D-7th) spoke on the House Floor Wednesday to highlight the lack of one-seat ride access on the Raritan Valley Line into New York City.

Here are his remarks:

“Madam Speaker, today I rise to highlight the struggle that rail commuters in New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District face each day.

Public transportation is vital to my state, ...

County of Union to Honor 50th Anniversary of Stonewall at 2nd Annual LGBTQ PRIDE Flag Raising Ceremony

May 18, 2019

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders will host the second annual LGBTQ Pride Flag Raising Ceremony event at 1 p.m. on Monday, June 3, on the steps of the Union County Courthouse, 2 Broad Street in Elizabeth. The event is free and all residents are invited to attend.

“Raising the rainbow flag at the County Courthouse is a significant symbol of inclusion and support for the equal ...

#PlayAllMay: The First Ever Month-Long Celebration of Play

May 5, 2019

This May is the first official “Play all May” month. The need to bring play back into the lives of our children is more important than ever.  According to www.thegeniusofplay.org,  with so many reasons to celebrate play, it’s no wonder the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) now recommends that pediatricians write kids a “prescription for play.” With ...