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The Week Ahead in Plainfield: September 17-23

September 16, 2018

PLAINFIELD, NJ - TAPinto what's going on in and around town this week.  Read on to learn more about upcoming Plainfield meetings and events.


Storytime with Ms. Rosa at 6 p.m. at the Plainfield Public Library, 800 Park Ave.
Boys soccer:  a home game vs. Central HS-Newark, at 4 p.m. at Hub Stine.
Girls volleyball:  away at AL Johnson, 4 p.m.
Girls ...

Friends of the Fanwod Library Host 32nd Fall Book Sale This Week

FANWOOD, NJ -- The Friends of the Fanwood Memorial Library will host their 32nd Fall Book Sale from Sept. 20 to 23, 2018. Remaing donation days are Monday, Sept. 17 and Tuesday, Sept. 18.

Browsers at the sale easily find books by subject matter: history, romance, classics, art, cookbooks, politics, crafts, science, parenting, children, and general fiction. In addition to hardbacks ...

A Busy Saturday on TAP in Plainfield

PLAINFIELD, NJ - There is something for everyone in Plainfield on this upcoming Saturday.  Root for the Cardinals at their home opener game, learn about different cultures at the Hispanic Heritage Month event at the library, and more.

Start your day with Queen City Pride, and give back to your community.  The group will be cleaning up on East 2nd Street at Johnston, starting at 8 ...

The Week Ahead in Plainfield: September 10-16

PLAINFIELD, NJ - TAPinto what's going on in and around town this week.  Read on to learn more about upcoming Plainfield meetings and events.


Code Combat continues at the library, 800 Park Ave., for 9-17 year olds.  In the Computer Lab, from 4 to 5 p.m.  For more info, call Andrew Eason at 908-757-1111 ext. 139, or email
Girls ...

Plainfield Symphony Orchestra Gala Kicks Off 99th Season

PLAINFIELD, NJ - New Jersey’s oldest community symphony and the third oldest continuously operating community symphony in the country, the Plainfield Symphony Orchestra will hold its “Prelude to Our Centennial” 99th Season Showcase at the Plainfield Country Club at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 15.

This year’s gala will recognize Ann Swain and Patricia Walsh, and the ...

The Week Ahead in Plainfield: September 3-9

PLAINFIELD, NJ - TAPinto what's going on in and around town this week.  Read on to learn more about upcoming Plainfield meetings and events.


The Coffee Box presents Labor Day Coffee Sippin' Jazz with the GBP Band.  At 1359 South Ave., from 12 to 2 p.m.
Check out the back-to-school fun day event sponsored by Metropolitan Seventh Day Adventist Church, ...

Week in Review: HPC Approves Expansion, Plainfield Resident Charged in Connection with Pedestrian Fatality, and more

PLAINFIELD, NJ - In case you missed it, here is a recap of this week's top news. Catch up by clicking on the links.

Plainfield Man Arrested in Connection With Attempted Sexual Assault in Bridgewater, According to Prosecutor

Scotch Plains-Fanwood HS Swimmer:  Belmar Lifeguard Rescues Beached Shark and Returns It to Surf on His Board

Hands-on Learning, Fun and Friends: Union ...

Cathedral International of Plainfield Hosts Annual Community Block Party

PLAINFIELD, NJ – A celebration of the life of Hope McLean Austin, and her contributions to the Plainfield community and church, will take place on Sunday, Sept. 2 from 1 to 5 p.m. at Cathedral International Plainfield.

"Hope was a vital part of the community and we want to celebrate her memory by being a blessing to the Plainfield community and surrounding communities,” said ...

The Week Ahead in Plainfield: Aug 27 - Sept 2

PLAINFIELD, NJ - TAPinto what's going on in and around town this week.  Read on to learn more about upcoming Plainfield news and events.


The Cedarbrook K-8 Center's administration is holding a meet and greet session, and there will be a PTO presentation.  At 1049 Central Ave. from 6 to 7 p.m.
Boys soccer:  scrimmage at Newark Tech at 10 ...

Plainfield: Carillon Concert & Peach Festival on Sunday

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Take time on Sunday, Aug. 26 to enjoy a 47-bell carillon concert at Plainfield's Grace Episcopal Church.  The annual Carillon Concert & Peach Festival will feature Andy Zhang.

Zhang is a Carillonneur Member of the Guild of Carillonneurs of North America. 

According to the GCNA, carillons evolved in the lowlands of Holland, Belgium and northern France; ...


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Wed, September 19, 3:00 PM

Plainfield Public Library, Plainfield

Kid's Movie: Coco

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Wed, September 19, 6:00 PM

Scotch Plains Public Library, Scotch Plains

Teen Board Game Night @ ScotLib

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Sat, September 22, 8:00 AM


Flea Market

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Success Without Stress Free Lecture series in NJ

September 17, 2018

SUCCESS WITHOUT STRESS: Free Lecture series in NJ 

Where: Trayes Hall at Rutgers University, 100 George Street, New Brunswick, NJ

When: September 28 to 30, 2018, 6.30 pm to 8.00 pm. 

Free Admission. All are welcome.

More information and RSVP:

This is to announce a fascinating lecture series on the theme of ancient wisdom and its role in ...