Arts & Entertainment

October 22, 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. MONDAY Girls tennis:  home match at 4 p.m. vs. Union HS. Girls soccer: away match vs. Rahway at 4 p.m. Boys soccer: away at Westfield, 4 ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - We're making a list and checking it... oh wait, wrong holiday.  We are making a list of witch Halloween events you might choose to attend in Plainfield. Haunted House at the Plainfield Rescue Squad - The fright fest will be hosted by members of the squad's Cadet and Explorer ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - TAPinto what's going on in and around town this week.  Read on to learn more about upcoming Plainfield meetings and events. MONDAY Plainfield High School ninth graders and their parents will take part in a special reading event with Nic Stone, author of the book Dear ...

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Plainfield, NJ –  The Historical Society of Plainfield/Drake House Museum will participate in Union County’s “Four Centuries in a Weekend,” Oct. 20 and 21, from noon - 5 p.m. On Saturday, there will be a special performance by the New Jersey Field Music Group who will be performing fife and drum ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - Start your Saturday in Plainfield running a 5K around town, and after the sun sets, enjoy the sounds of Wagner at Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church. The 8th Annual Plainfield-Queen City Historic 5K Walk/Run for Life is a USATF-sanctioned event that kicks off at 8 a.m. at city ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra presents a medley of “Homes for the Holidays,” a holiday tour of seven magnificent homes on Saturday, Dec. 1.  The PSO will publish a program and ad journal for the event, which is expected to draw approximately 500 attendees.  Sponsorship and ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Guests at the Park Ave. Diner were treated to a bit more than burgers and fries during the lunchtime rush last week. On Sept. 27 and Sept. 28, camera crews were at the establishment filming a segment of the situational series ‘What Would You Do?’  Hosted by news ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - TAPinto what's going on in and around town this week.  Read on to learn more about upcoming Plainfield meetings and events. MONDAY The Plainfield Public Schools district website gets a new look today.  Users may experience some disruptions in service. Girls tennis:  a ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - A film presentation of Driver will play at First Unitarian Society of Plainfield on Saturday at 7 p.m., and will include a discussion with Yucef Mayes, writer, producer and director. Driver is about an estranged father who is afforded another opportunity at fatherhood after his ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ – On Sept. 15, the Plainfield Symphony Orchestra held its “Prelude to our Centennial” Showcase 2018 Gala. The event honored Ann Swain, director/curator of Swain Galleries, and Hon. Patricia Walsh, Somerset County Freeholder, for their achievements and their contributions to the ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - Save the date for a ghoulishly good time at the Plainfield Rescue Squad's Halloween haunted house event.  The fright fest will be hosted by members of the squad's Cadet and Explorer Programs on Saturday, Oct. 27 from 6 to 10 p.m.  Tickets are $5 per person, or just $2 with ...

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PASSION AND POETRY – STEVEN SCHESCHAREG, ADAM HERSKOWITZ AND OTHALIE GRAHAM, GUEST SOLOISTS  Plainfield, NJ – The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra, New Jersey’s oldest community orchestra, will present “Passion and Poetry,” its 99th season opener, on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.  Led by ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - TAPinto what's going on in and around town this week.  Read on to learn more about upcoming Plainfield meetings and events. MONDAY It's the Easy Reader Book Club with Ms. J. in the Children's Room at the Plainfield Public Library.  At 3:30 p.m., 800 Park Ave. An ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ – Union County’s annual public heritage event, “Four Centuries in a Weekend: A Journey through Union County’s History,” will take place on Saturday, October 20 and Sunday, October 21 from noon to 5:00 p.m.  The tour includes three sites in Plainfield:  duCret School of Art, the ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - Plainfield's duCret School of Art presents Paul Casale: Through His Eyes, a retrospective of work by the illustrator and fine artist, in a show that will run through Oct. 5. An opening reception that will feature the artist's work will be held on Saturday, Sept. 22 from 11 a.m.

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

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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, ...

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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 ...

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

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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.

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

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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 ...

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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 ...

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

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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 ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - Thursday night was a busy one at duCret School of Art, with both the Toastmasters and Plainfield Arts Council groups holding meetings.  But the most fun was happening outside on the lawn where children were going camping with a cop. The city's first overnight Camping with a Cop ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - A reading and book signing event featuring Tykara Mobley will take place at duCret School of Art in Plainfield. Mobley, who was born and raised in Plainfield, will be signing copies of her second self-published book, Grey Matter: An Ode! On a GoFundMe page, Mobley writes, "As ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - TAPinto what's going on in and around town this week.  Read on to learn more about upcoming Plainfield news and events. MONDAY There will be a ribbon cutting ceremony at the new Watchung Reservation Sensory Trail, a 0.3 mile loop with a central gazebo.  The interpretive ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - Did you miss any of this week’s top news stories on TAPinto Plainfield? Click on the headlines to catch up: Plainfield’s Ecuadorians celebrate at flag raising ceremony 10th Annual School Supply Drive by Plainfield's Netherwood Heights Neighbors Underway Save the Date for ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - There's something for everyone in Plainfield this weekend, from barbecues to games to sporting competitions. Where will we see you? It's a Family Fun Day at Hannah Atkins Park on Saturday starting at 11 a.m., sponsored by the Bridget Rivers Civic Association, Project Hope ...

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