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Morristown Happenings: Things to do in Morristown this Weekend

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - It's Mother's Day weekend! Celebrate Mom with a breakfast, craft or walk. Have a great weekend everyone!

Friday May 12

National Public Garden Day; Macculloch Hall Historical Museum; 2pm - 5pm

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The Price WAS Right - The Iconic TV Gameshow with Historical Library Fair; Morristown Library; 7pm

The Minstrel presents Open Stage Night; Morristown Unitarian Fellowship; 7:30pm

GuGu Drum Group from Shangai; Mayo Performing Arts Center; 7:30pm

Karaoke; Tiff's Grill and Ale House; 9pm

Ice Skating; Mennen Arean; 8pm - 10pm

 

Saturday May 13

'Stamp Out Hunger' Food Drive; Leave canned goods by your mailbox for the letter carriers to pick up; donations support the Interfaith Food Pantry; all day

Photo Scavenger Hunt; Frelinghuysen Arboretum; 9am- 3:30pm

Gallery Exhibit; Beautiful Nature Through Varied Eyes; Frelinghuysen Arboretum; 9am - 4:30pm

Mansion in May; Alnwick Hall - The Abbey; 10am - 5pm

Breakfast for Mom; Fosterfields Living Historical Farm; 10:30am - 12noon

Born to be Shorn; Morris County Parks at Cooper Gristmill; 11am

Drop-In Mother's Day Craft; Museum of Early Trades & Crafts; 11am - 3pm

Rummage Sale; The Center for Spiritual Living Morristown; 8am - 2 pm

Pet Adoption; Terry's Pet Stop; 12noon - 3pm

Rockin and Rollin A House; Moving Historic Structures: Historic Speedwell; 2pm - 4pm

New Jersey's Clean Energy Program by Sustainable Morristown; Morristown Library; 10am

Family Story Time; Morristown Library; 11am

American Home Landscapes: A Design Guide to Creating Period Garden Styles; Frelinghuysen Arboretum; 1pm - 3pm

The Midtown Men; Mayo Performing Arts Center; 8pm

 

Sunday May 14 (Mother's Day)

Cyclofemme Mother's Day Ride from Marty's Reliable Cycle; Marty's Reliable Cycle; 9am - 11:30am

​​​​​​​Photo Scavenger Hunt; Frelinghuysen Arboretum; 9am- 3:30pm

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Gallery Exhibit; Beautiful Nature Through Varied Eyes; Frelinghuysen Arboretum; 9am - 4:30pm

Free Ice Cream for Mom; Alstede Farms; 10am - 6pm

Mother's Day Tea to Honor Gold Star Mothers; Morris County Historical Society at Acorn Hall; 2pm

Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox; Mayo Performing Arts Center; 8pm

 

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Randolph Soccer Club 2018-19 Tryouts Begin Next Week

April 20, 2018

RAANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph Soccer Club is holding tryouts for the 2018-19 season (fall of 2018 & spring of 2019) starting the week of April 23.  For additional information, please visit RSC’s website (Click Here).

These tryouts will be for ages 8U – 15U (birth years 2011-2004) for full-year teams for both boys and girls.  Free online pre-registration is recommended ...

Private Screening of Avengers Infinity War, Sponsored by RHS Mass Media Boosters

April 25, 2018

Randolph goes to the Movies!

An entire theater reserved for RANDOLPH residents to see a PRIVATE Screening of-

AVENGERS INFINITY WAR

When- Friday, April 27,  6:30-10:00 pm   Where- Cinepolis Succasunna

$20 per person includes admission and $10 gift card

ADVANCE PURCHASE REQUIRED

12 and under require an adult present

Contact dcolombaris@gmail.com for tickets ...

Celebrating 100 years: Joseph Berry, Long Time Randolph Resident

April 15, 2018

RANDOLPH, NJ - Joseph Berry, Jr., resident of Randolph since the 1940s, turned 100 years old on March 16, and the township council issued a proclamation for “a day of joy, happiness and reflection,” during Thursday’s meeting.

As a Randolph resident, Berry served with the Ironia Fire Company and established a Boy Scout Troop in Ironia. He also volunteered as a member of the ...

March Randolph Police Blotter Includes Multiple Possession Charges

April 13, 2018

On February 28, 2018, Shaquille Jacobs, age 19 of Maplewood, NJ was arrested by P.O. David Spence on an active warrant which was issued by the Maplewood Township Municipal Court. Mr. Jacobs was transported to the Randolph Police Department where he was processed and released after posting bail.  ...

A Celebratory Welcome in Parsippany to the Inaugural Riders of the National Memorial Trail

April 25, 2018

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Thirteen Hundred Miles.  That's the distance of a loop uniting three 9/11 memorial locations:  The World Trade Center, The Pentagon and the Flight 93 Memorial.  That loop is now a bike trail and today in Parsippany, at the Morris County September 11th Memorial, a celebration was in order as the riders hit their 700 mile mark right here in Morris ...

Upcoming Events

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Thu, April 26, 7:00 PM

Randolph Township Free Public Library, Randolph

Lego Club

Arts & Entertainment Community Calendar Health & Wellness

Sat, April 28, 8:00 AM

College of St. Elizabeth, Morristown

Conference and Resource Fair Promotes Advocacy ...

Education Giving Back

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Sat, April 28, 8:30 AM

Randolph

Clean Communities Day

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Randolph High School Student Wins Seton Hall Essay Contest

April 25, 2018

RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph High School junior Emily Kern is a winner of the Ninth Annual Sister Rose Thering Fund Essay Competition.

Randolph High School Principal Debbie Iosso recognized Emily in her office and congratulated her. "I am so impressed with Emily's accomplishment," she said.

RHS Teacher Justin Matyas said that Emily was motivated to enter this essay contest which ...

Randolph High School Student Selected for Prestigious NJ Scholar Program

RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph High School junior Renee Shen has been accepted to the prestigious New Jersey Scholar Program.

Renee said she is proud to represent Randolph High School and excited to attend the program from June 24-July 27 at the Lawrenceville School in Lawrenceville, New Jersey.

RHS Principal Debbie Iosso, Counseor Tashi Oyola and Teacher Peter Flynn met Renee in the high ...

Randolph High School Junior Selected for New Jersey Governor's School in the Sciences

RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph High School junior Julia Miao has been selected to attend the 31st New Jersey Governor's School in the Sciences at Drew University July 8-28.

Julia said she was very surprised to receive this honor. "I feel very excited and lucky to have been selected for this program," said Julia, who is a member of the high school's Science, Math, English, ...

Randolph Middle School Students Selected for Honors Orchestras

April 17, 2018

RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph Middle School musicians Joanna Peters, Kieran Lucas and Shoshana Zeiger who have been accepted to the NJSMA Region 1 Intermediate Orchestra and All-State Intermediate Orchestra!

"The students will grow musically and will learn wonderful new repertoire and meet some wonderful new conductors," said RMS Director of Orchestra Genevieve R. Sallemi.

Kieran said ...

Long Beach Island Summer Shuttle No Longer a Free Ride

April 18, 2018

BRANT BEACH — The Long Beach Island Shuttle, an extremely popular service for visitors and residents of Long Beach Island, will have a fee for the first time beginning Memorial Day weekend. 

The Long Beach Township Board of Commissioners made the announcement at their meeting on Monday, April 9. 

Here is the overview on the fees:

One-way shuttle rides from 10 a.m. to ...

Letter to the Editor: Don't Complain. Vote!

April 15, 2018

Don’t Complain; Vote!

It’s no secret that people have strong feelings about what’s happening in our country. It’s also true that much of politics is local. In November, 11th District residents will have the opportunity to choose a new congressional representative who will not only serve as a critical check on the federal level, but also determine how our distract fares ...

Fathers Day Fun Run supporting Randolph Animal Shelter

April 26, 2018

Father’s Day Fun Run – will be held on Sunday, June 17 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Freedom Park in Randolph  (pet friendly; leashed dogs welcome.   You don’t have to run; you can walk, run or crawl)

Run starts at 11:00 a.m. on Father’s Day.  After the race – everyone is welcome for our:

Tricky Tray

Fit Bit Ionic Raffle

Bake Sale

Our ...

Registration is Open for Randolph Hebrew

RANDOLPH NJ- Entering its 17th year, Randolph Hebrew of Morris County has opened registration to new students for the upcoming school year that is set to begin on Sunday, September 16th 2018.

Randolph Hebrew enjoys a well earned reputation as a trend setter in creative Jewish education. Its well trained staff, cutting edge curriculum along with the teacher to student ration allows for ...

Free Veterans Legal Clinic and Benefits Expo; Friday April 27

MORRISTOWN, NJ - A free Legal Clinic and Resources Expo is scheduled for all Morris County Veterans on  Friday, April 27.  The event will take place at the Morristown Municipal Building, 200 South Street, third floor senior citizens room from 11am - 2pm.  Free coffee and donuts will be served.

“We urge our veterans to take advantage of this program ...

April is STD Awareness Month and Get Yourself Tested Month

April is Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) Awareness Month, a national campaign to increase awareness about education, treatment, and prevention of STDs.  

STDs are common, affecting 1 in 2 sexually active people during their lifetime - and most people don't know they are infected.  The rate of STDs is increasing, with a 68% increase in bacterial sexually transmitted ...