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Rubber Band Banjo Craft: From Africa to America (Ages 7-11)

Tue, October 15, 4:00 PM

Montclair Public Library , Montclair

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Arts & Entertainment Education Other

Add to My Calendar 10/15/2019 4:00pm 10/15/2019 4:45pm America/New_York Rubber Band Banjo Craft: From Africa to America (Ages 7-11)

3rd floor
Registration Required

Did you know that the banjo was originated by enslaved Africans and African-Americans and that it has a Haitian cousin called the banza? See and hear a replica gourd banjo, learn about its creation and make a two-string rubber band banjo with plastic tubs.

50 South Fullerton Ave. Montclair, NJ 07042
Reading = Hope x Change (What’s Your Equation?): Screening of Jacqueline Woodson’s Webcast

Wed, October 16, 4:00 PM

Montclair Public Library, Montclair

Reading = Hope x Change (What’s Your Equation?): ...

Arts & Entertainment Education Other

Add to My Calendar 10/16/2019 4:00pm 10/16/2019 5:30pm America/New_York Reading = Hope x Change (What’s Your Equation?): Screening of Jacqueline Woodson’s Webcast

Watch a screening of the webcast of National Book Award winner Jacqueline Woodson's presentation. Centered around “Harbor Me” and many of Woodson’s other award-winning books, this singular program will motivate participants to engage in social justice issues such as immigration, incarceration and equality.

Light refreshments will be served.

50 South Fullerton Ave. Montclair, NJ 07042
Reading = Hope x Change (What’s Your Equation?): Screening of Jacqueline Woodson’s Webcast (Suggested for grades 4 and up)

Wed, October 16, 4:00 PM

Montclair Public Library, Montclair

Reading = Hope x Change (What’s Your Equation?): ...

Arts & Entertainment Education Giving Back Law & Justice Other

Add to My Calendar 10/16/2019 4:00pm 10/16/2019 5:30pm America/New_York Reading = Hope x Change (What’s Your Equation?): Screening of Jacqueline Woodson’s Webcast (Suggested for grades 4 and up)

Watch a screening of the webcast of National Book Award winner Jacqueline Woodson's presentation. Centered around “Harbor Me” and many of Woodson’s other award-winning books, this singular program will motivate participants to engage in social justice issues such as immigration, incarceration and equality.

Light refreshments will be served.

50 South Fullerton Ave. Montclair, NJ 07042
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Fri, October 18, 2:00 PM

Community Church, Short Hills, Short Hills

Annual Charity Sale at Community Church, Short ...

Giving Back Home & Garden Other

Add to My Calendar 10/18/2019 2:00pm 10/18/2019 6:00pm America/New_York Annual Charity Sale at Community Church, Short Hills

Shop for a good cause at the Annual Charity Sale at Community Congregational Church (200 Hartshorn Dr., Short Hills) on Friday, October 18 from 2-6pm and Saturday, October 19 from 9am-2pm. For the latest announcements about the sale, mark yourself as interested on the sale’s Facebook event (https://www.facebook.com/events/486671482175334/).

Brand-name new and gently used clothes (with ...

200 Hartshorn Dr. Short Hills, NJ 07078
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Sat, October 19, 9:00 AM

Community Church, Short Hills, Short Hills

Annual Charity Sale at Community Church, Short ...

Giving Back Home & Garden Other

Add to My Calendar 10/19/2019 9:00am 10/19/2019 2:00pm America/New_York Annual Charity Sale at Community Church, Short Hills

Shop for a good cause at the Annual Charity Sale at Community Congregational Church (200 Hartshorn Dr., Short Hills) on Friday, October 18 from 2-6pm and Saturday, October 19 from 9am-2pm. For the latest announcements about the sale, mark yourself as interested on the sale’s Facebook event (https://www.facebook.com/events/486671482175334/).

Brand-name new and gently used clothes (with ...

200 Hartshorn Dr. Short Hills, NJ 07078

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NJ TRANSIT Calls for Applications for New Customer Advisory Board

NJ TRANSIT has announced an open application process for its new Customer Advisory Board (CAB), a diverse group of regular customers of the agency’s statewide transit system. The new CAB was planned and will be supported by Stewart Mader, NJ TRANSIT’s Customer Advocate & Chief Customer Experience Officer. 

“We have great expectations for this new Board,” said ...

Essex County Completes $1.1 Million Facelift at Riker Hill Art Park in Livingston

October 9, 2019

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The $1.1 million renovation project at Essex County Riker Hill Art Park (RHAP) has officially been completed, including upgrades that will improve public access, address flooding concerns and enhance aesthetics at the Livingston-based site.

During a ribbon cutting ceremony held on Monday to commemorate the project’s completion, Essex County ...

The Glass You Choose Could Make That Wine Taste so Fine

October 9, 2019

The wine was very fine, but it was the glasses from which patrons sipped that were the main show at Ventanas in Fort Lee recently.

About 100 diners swirled, sniffed and sipped wines for about an hour while learning which wine glasses are best for what varieties and why.

“The rim diameter actually focuses the flow of the wine on your palate,” said Julio Ruix, regional sales ...

Jim Barrood Looks Back at His Tenure at the New Jersey Tech Council

October 9, 2019

Jim Barrood recently completed five years as president and CEO of the New Jersey Tech Council.  In my role as editor and publisher of NJTechWeekly.com, I recently interviewed Jim about his tenure at the Council:   

Can you talk about some of the accomplishments you’ve been most proud of at the Council?

Our community has enormous capabilities when we work together.

The Jaffe Briefing - October 11, 2019

THE STICKS - You often hear those unfair jokes about those who reside in the farthest reaches of Sussex County – a terrain that could be the ugly stepchild of the backwaters of Mississippi and the foothills of West Virginia. Now the people there can’t be backward, right? Nah. Except for a 31-year-old Vernon man, accused of sending letters to local farmers, seeking permission ...

Godfather Actor Gianni Russo Tells Steve Adubato How the Film Changed American Culture

October 9, 2019

NEW JERSEY -- Godfather actor Gianni Russo was recently a guest on One-on-One with Steve Adubato, where he discussed his new book, Hollywood Godfather: My Life in the Movies & The Mob, and shared behind-the-scenes details about the famous film. 

In the first Godfather movie, Russo played Carlo Rizzi, abusive husband to Corleone sister Connie, as well as a family traitor, complicit in ...