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Plainfield YMCA Announces Fall Casino Night Event

July 24, 2017

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Back by popular demand, the Plainfield Area YMCA announces its Fall 2017 Casino Night fundraiser, to be held on Saturday, October 21. The fun-filled event will raise funds to benefit its many Youth Development and Emergency Housing Programs, and will take place at 7:00 pm at Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church.

Admission is $100 per person, which includes music, food, an open ...

Fanwood Cancels Saturday's Movie Night in La Grande Park

FANWOOD, NJ -- Due to expected heavy rain and lightning tonight, the Fanwood Recreation Department has canceled tonight's Couple's Movie presentation of La La Land in La Grande Park due to concerns for everyone's safety.

No rain date has yet been scheduled.

 

Fanwood Hosts Couples Movie Night: 'La La Land' at La Grande Park on Sat, July 22

FANWOOD, NJ -- The Fanwood Recreation Department hosts its first Couples Movie Night Under the Stars featuringthe Academy Award-nominated La La Land on Saturday, July 22, at La Grande Park beginning at 8:30 p.m.

Food trucks will sell a variety of food and dessert at the park. Residents are also welcome to bring a picnic or snacks. (The consumption of alcohol is ...

Scotch Plains Thursday Evening Concert on the Green Canceled

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Township of Scotch Plains has postponed its second installment of its Summer Concert Series tonight, Thursday, July 20. The group 80's Explosion was scheduled to play on the Augustine Village Green. 

"We have been keeping a close watch on the weather, and the area is under a severe thunderstorm watch starting at the scheduled show ...

'La La Land' in La Grande: Fanwood Hosts Couples Movie Night Under the Stars on Sat, July 22

FANWOOD, NJ -- The Fanwood Recreation Department will host its first annual Couples Movie Night Under the Stars, a free showing of the Academy Award-winning La La Land at La Grande Park on Saturday, July 22 beginning at 8:30 p.m.

In a magical old-school romance, La La Land tells the tale of two L.A. dreamers -- a suave, charming soft-spoken jazz pianist ...

Weather Cancels Scotch Plains Movie Night for Friday, July 14

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The township has canceled tonight's presentation of the movie “Sing” due to rain and wet conditions. The Recreation Department is in the process of considering a make-up date, but as of now, the movie schedule for the remainder of the summer will be:

August 4 -- Westside Story
August 11 -- Toy Story
August 18 -- A League of Their ...

Pat DiNizio Concert on Scotch Plains Green Cancelled Tonight

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Tonight's Pat DiNizio concert at the Scotch Plains Municipal Building has been postponed due to impending storms.

The Scotch Plains Recreation department made the decision out of "an abundance of caution for the safety of all involved."

The Recreation Department plans to schedule a make-up date after the conclusion of the series in ...

Union County’s Shakespeare in the Park Tour of The Taming of the Shew Kicks Off this Weekend in Plainfield

PLAINFIELD, NJ – The Shakespeare Garden in Plainfield's Cedar Brook Park will be the backdrop for The Taming of the Shrew, Shakespeare's outrageously funny comedy, this Sunday, July 16, at 1:00 p.m.

“This summer’s tour of Shakespeare’s classic romantic-comedy The Taming of the Shrew in our parks provides an opportunity for residents of all ages to ...

Scotch Plains Friday Night Family Movie Series Begins July 14

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Township of Scotch Plains has announced the return of the popular Friday Family Movie Night, which is scheduled to start on July 14.

All movies will start at 7:30 p.m. on Fridays and the line-up is as follows:

July 14 -- Sing
August 4 -- Westside Story
August 11 -- Toy Story
August 18 -- A League of Their Own
August 25 -- Moana

Friday Family Movie ...

Spectacular Magic Show at the Scotch Plains Public Library

Scotch Plains, NJ -- Children of all ages are invited to stop by the Scotch Plains Public Library on Thursday, July 20, at 3:00 p.m. for a one-of-a-kind performance featuring professional magician Joe Fischer!

This highly interactive act will combine comedy and magic suitable for the entire family.

For more information about this event, please visit scotlib.org or call 908-322-5007.

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Santana Tribute Band to Play at Westfield Memorial Library

July 26, 2017

WESTFIELD, NJ -- The Westfield Memorial Library will present a Santana tribute band called “Stone Flower” on Wednesday, Aug. 2 at 7:00 p.m. The library is located at 550 East Broad Street.

This tribute band was originally formed by four musicians who together had a love for the sounds and music of Carlos Santana and shared a vision to form a truly percussive, high energy ...