Mostly Music Chamber music series

Mostly Music presents the second concert of its 40th anniversary season on Sunday, November 24th at 3:30 p.m. at Temple Emanu-El in Westfield.  The concert will begin with Schubert's ever-popular "Trout" Quintet for Piano and Strings and will include Skalkottas' Duo for Violin and Viola and a variety of traditional Greek music for chamber ensemble.  The concert features Greek violinist Simos Papanas, along with Paul Neubauer on viola, Keith Robinson on cello, Timothy Cobb on bass, Orion Weiss on piano and Eirini Tornesaki singing traditional Greek folk songs. The concert will be preceded by preludes played by students from Chatham High School. The cost is $40 at the door and is free for students.  

Contact Information
  1. Arlene Gardner
  2. 908-789-8578
  3. alg.621@gmail.com
Sun, November 24
3:30 pm — 5:15 pm
Add to My Calendar 11/24/2019 3:30pm 11/24/2019 5:15pm America/New_York Mostly Music Chamber music series

Mostly Music presents the second concert of its 40th anniversary season on Sunday, November 24th at 3:30 p.m. at Temple Emanu-El in Westfield. The concert will begin with Schubert's ever-popular "Trout" Quintet for Piano and Strings and will include Skalkottas' Duo for Violin and Viola and a variety of traditional Greek music for chamber ensemble. The concert features Greek ...

756 East Broad Street Westfield, NJ 07090

Temple Emanu-El

756 East Broad Street
Westfield, NJ 07090

Sign Up for E-Calendar

North Plainfield/Green Brook/Watchung
FILED UNDER

Arts & Entertainment

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Ad

She Lost Part of Her Leg. That Didn’t Stop this NJ Soul Food Chef

December 9, 2019

BelleJohns’ Soul Food has found success over the past few years, but things would be different if chef and owner Jewel Domino had believed what her doctors told her a year ago.

Last November, she was hit by a drunk driver, which resulted in her losing the bottom half of her left leg, Domino said. After many surgeries, she learned to manage her pain and walk with a prosthetic. And she did ...

Make Our Decadent Homemade Hot Chocolate

It takes just three ingredients and a few minutes to whip together this rich, creamy milk chocolate treat, perfect for a winter day.

Tip: A serrated knife will make quick work of chopping up a milk chocolate bar. We recommend using high-quality chocolate for a smooth, creamy drink. Milk chocolate chips won’t melt as easily as wafers or bars, but they’ll do in a ...

New Jersey Date Night: Our Favorite Pizza Places

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

The weekend after Thanksgiving, treat your date to a second helping of pie. Pizza, that is.

After so many days, the last thing anyone wants is another turkey sandwich with a side of leftovers. The flavors of Thanksgiving are amazing, but they’re not supposed to last forever. You and your date ...

Meadowlands Environmentalist Hackensack Riverkeeper Transforms Polluted NJ Industrial Sites

December 6, 2019

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ -- At this year’s New Jersey League of Municipalities Conference, TAPintoTV spoke with Captain Bill Sheehan of Hackensack Riverkeeper, about his organization and their efforts to revitalize the Hackensack River Watershed. 

Among its missions, Hacksensack Riverkeeper collaborates with planners to ensure that land use decisions reflect science and adhere to all ...

ArtPride NJ Highlights Economic Impact of Investment in the Arts

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ -- At this year’s New Jersey League of Municipalities Conference, TAPintoTV spoke with Megan LoBue, Development Manager for ArtPride New Jersey, about the organization’s resources and latest arts initiatives. 

ArtPride NJ supports New Jersey’s creative community and is widely viewed as the go-to source for research, innovative programs and services, and ...

PSE&G Talks Infrastructure & Clean Energy at New Jersey League of Municipalities Conference

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ -- TAPintoTV caught up with Everton Scott, Senior Public Affairs Manager at PSE&G, at the 2019 League of Municipalities Conference. Scott spoke about PSE&G’s presence at this year’s conference as well as the utility’s latest programs and priorities.  

One of the most high-profile statewide initiatives for PSE&G is the company’s ...

School Lockdown Drills Can Traumatize Children NJ Therapist Tells Steve Adubato

NEW JERSEY -- On Thanksgiving Eve, an emergency lockdown was conducted at Montclair High School due to reports of a student with a gun. Officials determined that there was no credible threat and no weapon was found. This excerpt from One-on-One with Steve Adubato addresses school lockdown drills, their social and emotional impact on students, and what parents need to know about these increasingly ...

Small Business Success Story: Skin Deep Salon & Spa Celebrates 25 Years

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ -- Skin Deep Salon & Spa recently celebrated their 25th anniversary in business. TAPintoTV spoke with Susan Ann Barbaglia, Skin Deep’s Founder, as well as her clients and staff, about marking this milestone and the secrets to their success as a local, small business.

“To be successful, I think you have to have a true love,” said Barbaglia, “almost ...

Morristown NJ Private School Fosters Executive Skills in Students From Pre-K through Eighth Grade

MORRISTOWN, NJ -- TAPintoTV visited the Red Oaks School in Morristown, NJ to learn about their Executive Skills Curriculum. Developed in-house by administrators and staff, the faculty shared with us some of the program’s unique features and its long-reaching benefits for students. 

Nelyda Miguel, the Associate Head of School at Red Oaks said, “Every good school will develop ...

Opinion: California’s New Labor Law is Killing Business – NJ is About to do the Same

November 22, 2019

As a former California resident with many friends still there, I watched with horror as Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) was passed. The bill, which takes effect January 1, 2020, reclassifies many independent contractors as employees. The upside is that some workers in this gig economy will gain employee benefits and other worker protections. The downside is that my California-based freelance writer friends ...

Prepare Your Child For Holiday Travel with These 12 Books

The holiday season often means lots of travel with your family. Whether you’re taking a quick trip up the road or a cross-country journey, travel can be a big deal for young children.

Prepare your children for these special trips by reading some of the books on this list. These stories feature planes, trains, cars and relatives like grandparents to help your children learn what to ...

Home for the Holidays: Claire Found Safe

November 26, 2019

WARREN, NJ - After 14 days missing, Claire has been found safe and has been reunited with her family in time for Thanksgiving.  She was found by Buddha Dog Rescue. 

Claire’s family says:

Thank you for all of your support. She will be celebrating the holidays with her family.

The Reardon Family took Claire Bear, a new rescue dog from Arkansas, (3 year old Bernese Mountain ...

NPEA Hosts Special Education Roundtable

December 6, 2019

The North Plainfield Education Association (NPEA) will host a Special Education Roundtable on Thursday, December 12, 2019. This event will take place at the North Plainfield Vermeule Community Center located at 614 Greenbrook Road.  Dinner will be served at the beginning of the event (6 PM).

Teachers, education support professionals, elected officials, community leaders, and ...

National Tax Security Awareness Week, Day 4: IRS, Security Summit warns business owners about being a target for identity thieves

Amid threats from cybercriminals, the IRS, state tax agencies and the tax industry urges employers large and small to step up cybersecurity protections against business identity theft.

Identity thieves are displaying a sophisticated knowledge of the tax code and industry filing practices as they attempt to obtain valuable data to help file fraudulent returns. To address this and protect ...

Visit Santa's Workshop in Warren

Join us for photos with Santa and our 1928 Model A fire truck! Then decorate Christmas cookies and ornaments and enjoy some hot cocoa and cider with the firefighters of the Mt Bethel Vol. Fire Company

2020 Election Policies

TAPinto is a network of more than 80 award-winning objective online local news sites. While we accept Letters to the Editor, we do not have an Editorial Page and do not provide our opinion on any elections or issues.  We do not endorse candidates.

Like hardcopy newspaper, television, radio and other media, TAPinto provides opportunities for candidates to advertise.  Such advertising ...

Room to Read Info Meeting December 3rd at Bernards Township Library

The New Jersey Chapter of Room to Read formed in 2011. We have hosted book swaps, bake sales, a breakfast and so much more. We look forward to celebrating our tenth year by growing our volunteer base and giving more children access to quality education.

Join us on Giving Tuesday, December 3rd, at the Basking Ridge Library for an overview of this dynamic global organization and our local ...

Home for the Holidays: Claire Found Safe

November 26, 2019

WARREN, NJ - After 14 days missing, Claire has been found safe and has been reunited with her family in time for Thanksgiving.  She was found by Buddha Dog Rescue. 

Claire’s family says:

Thank you for all of your support. She will be celebrating the holidays with her family.

The Reardon Family took Claire Bear, a new rescue dog from Arkansas, (3 year old Bernese Mountain ...

Sparta's German Christmas Market: Linzer Tarts and a Truck to Deliver Them

December 7, 2019

SPARTA, NJ – People have been preparing for the 2019 German Christmas Market nearly since the day the 2018 event closed.  The huts have been assembled on the boardwalk and other behind the scenes activities were going on all week.

On Wednesday, Carl Hagan of Rev it Up donated a box rental truck for volunteers to make pick ups and deliveries.  Hagan, a Gold Sponsor of the market ...

Holiday Fire Truck Parade Will Feature Over 140 Vehicles

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - The West Paterson and Totowa Fire Departments are extremely excited to present their first Holiday Parade on Saturday, Nov. 30. It is not to be missed, they say, as over 140 trucks, apparatuses, and floats are expected. The parade will start at 6 p.m.

Roads along the area of the parade route will be closed off between 5 and 5:30 p.m. Police advise that you arrive at your ...

Fun Things To Do In New Jersey That Don't Involve Shopping On Black Friday

NEW JERSEY - Black Friday is of course the day after Thanksgiving when most people head to the malls and shops in hopes of scoring deals on holiday gifts. The use of the term relating to shopping dates back to the 80s, but the real history of the term may actually date back to the 50s according to the History Channel. In Philadelphia the term used to refer to the day before the big Army/Navy ...

FreeWalkers Lead Gobble Gobble Hike on Friday

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — Go ahead, have that second (or third) helping of turkey, stuffing and mashed potatoes with no guilt on Thanksgiving.  Then join the FreeWalkers' Gobble Gobble Hike on Friday to work it all off.

Risa Olinsky, President of the local walking group, will lead a five-mile trail hike, around three hours, in South Mountain Reservation.  Highlights will include ...

THS Headquarters Open for Gift Sale

TEWKSBUURY, NJ - The Tewksbury Historical Society Headquarters will be open Saturday, Dec. 14, selling its unique Holiday gifts. 

Among the items for purchase are Tewksbury afghans in Williamsburg Blue, Cranberry Red, Hunter Green and Navy Blue, a new color, and Tewksbury Church notecards and post cards depicting original historic scenes. Also available are hardcover and paperback ...

Santa Claus Arrives in Warren at 2019 Holiday Walk with Christmas Tree lighting

December 9, 2019

WARREN, NJ - Everyone loves Santa.

Hundreds of Warrenites turned out on Saturday to see Santa at the Holiday Walk sponsored by the Warren Township Chamber of Commerce this year.

The event started at 3:30 p.m. at the Pheasant Run Plaza, where Santa Claus arrived  on a fire truck( video here)  to a waiting crowd. The Watchung Hills High School Marching band ...

Bridgewater Man Had 4 Firearms When Arrested after Police Standoff, Prosecutor Says

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A Bridgewater man has been charged with firearms possession and aggravated assault following a standoff Monday night after shots were fired from a garage on Country Club Road, according to a report from Somerset County Prosecutor Michael Robertson.

Donald G. Shaffer, 61, was charged with second degree possession of a firearm for an unlawful purpose, third degree endangering ...

Rotary, Operation Shoebox NJ Host Packing for US Troops

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - A package filled with favorite foods and toiletries from home is usually at the top of holiday wish lists for US troops deployed overseas.

To help make those wishes come true, The Rotary Club of Hillsborough is once again joining up with Operation Shoebox New Jersey to host the eighth annual Christmas Packing Event on Saturday, Dec. 7th, from 10:30 a.m.- 2 p.m. at the ...

Historic Dance Party Pays Tribute to George Washington

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Cyber Monday is almost 250 years distant from Gen. George Washington's 1778-79 Middlebrook Encampment in central New Jersey, but the Somerset County Historical Society has a proprietary connection between the two. 

Online registration opens on Cyber Monday for the SCHS  "Dance of the Decades" a summer fund-raising event that draws its inspiration from ...

Santa Lands in Somerville to Light Tree Before the Snow Flies

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Santa Claus came to town Saturday night where an anxious crowd waited for him to kick off the borough's Holiday Jubilee with the official lighting of the Christmas tree.

A convoy of fire trucks led by a police cruiser led Santa down Main Street before  he was dropped off at the Division Street pedestrian mall where he worked his way through the crowd to the small ...

Boy Scouts Honor Founder of Operation Shoebox New Jersey

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Rod Hirsch, founder and executive director of Operation Shoebox New Jersey, was one of six honorees at the annual Boy Scouts of America Patriots’ Path Council Toast to Scouting Awards Dinner held at the Olde Mill Inn in Basking Ridge Nov. 21.

The other honorees were Frank DelCore, Maryjane Hydro, John Kitchen, Anthony Raffino, and Neil Van Cleef.

The event ...

Man of Steel

Over Thanksgiving my daughter, home from college, wanted to do something with me that would be fun, healthy, and relaxing.

Perfect, I told her, thinking we could watch football, drink lite beer, and maybe fall asleep on the couch.

It turns out her idea of something fun, healthy, and relaxing was to attend a yoga class.

Here is what I know about yoga. Nothing.

Here is what I fear about ...

Police Find Cocaine, Cash, Loaded Firearm Upon Arrest of Plainfield Man

December 4, 2019

A Plainfield Police Division investigation, with assistance from the Prosecutor’s Office’s newly formed Opioid Task Force, yielded the arrest of a Plainfield man and the recovery of a significant quantity of cocaine and a loaded firearm, acting Union County Prosecutor Lyndsay V. Ruotolo announced Wednesday.

Juan Carlos Franco, 39, was charged with first-degree possession of a ...

Toys ‘R’ Us Returns, Opens First Location at Garden State Plaza

PARAMUS, NJ — After a year and a half off the market, beloved toy chain Toys 'R' Us has made a comeback in Paramus.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony took place on Wednesday, Nov. 27 at New Jersey’s largest mall -- the first location in the U.S. The opening comes just 48 hours before the biggest shopping event of the season, Black ...

Obituaries

Mark G. “ALJ” Aljian, 50, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, November 18, 2019, while ...
Read more

Upcoming Events

Sat, December 14, 10:00 AM

Mt Bethel Volunteer Fire Company, WARREN

Visit Santa's Workshop in Warren

Arts & Entertainment Community Calendar

Carousel_image_dba9ae1f567958665e36_366ce887-438b-4f01-b2af-ff35e14ed958

Sat, December 14, 7:00 PM

Green Brook

GBMS Presents The Election

Arts & Entertainment

Sun, December 15, 2:00 PM

243 Oak Tree Ave., South Plainfield

1st Annual Renewal by Andersen Tricky Tray ...

Arts & Entertainment

Thanksgiving: A Day to Be Thankful for What We Have in New Jersey 

In the 1620s, Pilgrims arrived in the New World seeking sanctuary from the religious persecution they experienced in England. The small number of Pilgrims established s colony in Plymouth, Massachusetts. 

The 1621 Plymouth feast and thanksgiving was prompted by a good harvest, which the Pilgrims celebrated with Native Americans, who helped them pass the last winter by giving them ...

Man of Steel

Over Thanksgiving my daughter, home from college, wanted to do something with me that would be fun, healthy, and relaxing.

Perfect, I told her, thinking we could watch football, drink lite beer, and maybe fall asleep on the couch.

It turns out her idea of something fun, healthy, and relaxing was to attend a yoga class.

Here is what I know about yoga. Nothing.

Here is what I fear about ...