Featured Central Jersey Events

These are our featured events going on this week, this weekend, and this month in Central Jersey. This regional list features events chosen by our editors and sponsors from all over the region. You’ll find events from Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Somerset, and Union County.

Liberty Gala

The NJ Chamber Liberty Gala 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017: NJ Chamber Gala 2017 - Honor | Celebrate | Remember Fort Dix celebrates its 100th birthday this year which makes it the perfect time to honor and thank all of the members of our Armed Forces who contribute so much to New Jersey and our nation. Join in celebrating the …


Haunted Mill

Red Mill Museum Presents the Haunted Village!

Friday, October 27, 2017: Join in for 27th annual Haunted Village! October 13 & 14, 20 & 21, 27 & 28. Set in a historical wool mill from 1810 that now hosts a museum, the Haunted Village has been providing scares to tri-state residents for 27 years. The mill is transformed into 3 stories …


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Brush pick up

Monday, October 23, 2017: Brush pick up|


Free Health Screenings

Monday, October 23, 2017:


Understanding Advanced Stormwater Management Techniques

Monday, October 23, 2017: Campus: George H. Cook Contact Name: Carol Broccoli Contact Phone: (848) 932-7307 Description: This course focuses on the proper design, construction and maintenance of various green infrastructure stormwater BMPs, offering …


Little Pandas

Monday, October 23, 2017: Through engagement with books, songs, rhymes and crafts, these sessions are designed to help children ages 2 to 5 years and their caregivers improve Mandarin Chinese language skills. Sessions are …


Free Diabetes Self-Management Workshop Series

Monday, October 23, 2017: Are you a person with Medicare living with diabetes or know someone who is? Take control of your health through a FREE and fun six-week workshop series. Learn about preventing …


Physiology in the service of fisheries science... why thinking mechanistically matters

Monday, October 23, 2017: Campus: George H. Cook Room: Alampi Contact Name: Stanley Ko Contact Phone: (848) 932-3405 Description: Please join us in our weekly seminar. Refreshments will be served at 3:30 pm.


Kid Craft

Monday, October 23, 2017: Ages 7-11A unique craft for middle graders.


Kids Halloween Cookie Decorating and Costume Fun

Monday, October 23, 2017: For your little Chef in training ages 5-11.  One of Maggiano's "Big" Chefs will teach the children how to decorate their own halloween cookies. We will also have a costume parade …


New Jersey Election Discussion Series: Finance

Monday, October 23, 2017: Mondays, 5 p.m., Sept. 25-Oct. 23Over the course of five weeks, Ingrid Reed* will facilitate discussions of the challenges facing the next New Jersey governor and legislature. Issues discussed will …


Pilates Inspired…Strengthen-TONE-Sculpt - Supatha YOGA | Hunterdon NJ

Monday, October 23, 2017: Abs, Buns, legs, arms, back, chest…this class works it all…laughter included 🙂 Our Pilates inspired Supatha method of body conditioning is fueled by core breathing techniques, proper structural positioning, repetitive …


Therapeutic Flow Yoga

Monday, October 23, 2017: Specific postures and sequencing to promote spinal stability, strength and flexibility while protecting any per-existing condition. Helps heal back, joint & muscle injuries and weakness and increases Healthy Joint Range …


Therapeutic Flow Yoga - Supatha YOGA | Hunterdon County NJ

Monday, October 23, 2017: Specific postures and sequencing to promote spinal stability, strength and flexibility while protecting any per-existing condition. Helps heal back, joint & muscle injuries and weakness. Aids in increasing Healthy Joint …


Weightlifting Training Workshop

Monday, October 23, 2017: A 3 hour training workshop guided by national weightlifters Aaron Addison, Charles McDonald, Darrel Barnes and Ernie Prempeh. Participants will be guided through an olympic weightlifting workout while these lifters provide instruction and offer advice to …


Historic Haunts of Central Jersey

Monday, October 23, 2017:


"Refugee and Displaced Women - Progress, Setbacks, and Challenges Ahead"

Monday, October 23, 2017: Campus: Douglass Contact Name: Merrie Snead Contact Phone: (848) 932-3033 Description: Join Douglass alumna Dr. Susan Martin (DC'68), the 2017-2018 Blanche, Edith and Irving Laurie New Jersey Chair, for a …


3rd Annual Best of Broadway (B.O.B.) Fundraiser

Monday, October 23, 2017: ONLINE TICKET SALES WILL END AT MIDNIGHT ON OCTOBER 22. TICKETS WILL THEN BE SOLD AT THE DOOR, $15 CASH ONLY. B.O.B IS BACK!!! The Somerville High School Drama Club's …


Heavens Gates & Hell's Flames

Monday, October 23, 2017: Heaven’s Gates and Hell’s Flames; a vibrant stage production that grips one with the reality of death and the life through its vivid enactment of life after death. Performed around the …


Jersey Harmony Chorus Invites Women to FREE Vocal Classes!

Monday, October 23, 2017: Our “Vocal Autumn Series” is for women who love to sing! Three vocal workshops conducted by award winning director and coach, Kat Britt, will take place Mondays, Oct 16, 23 …


Mayor and Council Public

Monday, October 23, 2017: This meeting schedule is subject to change. Please call the number for additional information: 908-766-3000 (extension: 110)


Board of Adjustment

Monday, October 23, 2017: 10/23/2017 7:30 PM


NJProghouse Presents: Dave Kerzner Band and District 97, Static Vaults Tour 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017: Dave Kerzner, out of Miami, is known for co-founding the award-winning band Sound of Contact with Simon Collins (son of Phil Collins). He and his band are a popular returning …


New Brunswick Historical Association Meeting

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: The New Brunswick Historical Association will hold a meeting at the Henry Guest House. This meeting is open to the public.


The New Brunswick Jazz Project Presents Emerging Artists Night

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Part of NBJP's mission is to showcase the next generation of jazz musicians...the future "greats!" Every Tuesday these young musicians perform and this is your chance to see them NOW! …


Meditation Classes

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: The Metuchen Branch YMCA will be offering Meditation Classes beginning in September! Meditation is defined as mental stillness. This mental stillness is created by bringing the body, mind and senses …


The Math and Science Storytime; Session 7: Are You Taller Than A Tiger? (Math-Measurement)

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: The Math and Science Storytime (MASST) program is a Spanish-English bilingual storytime series. Enjoy stories, songs, and activities designed to introduce important science and math concepts. This program series is …


Lap Sit at the Library

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Lap Sit at the Library|Lap Sit, for newborns through age 24 months and their caregivers is held on Tuesday mornings from 10:30am to 10:50am. Simple stories, songs and activities introduce …


Healthy Lifestyle Coaching Program

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Join this 7-week coaching and mentoring Lifestyle Program that will help you develop new, healthy habits, learn about low-glycemic eating, and identify new favorite foods and nutritious recipes. Make new …


Lego in the Library

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Lego in the Library|Lego In The Library will be held on the following Wednesdays from 3:30 – 4:30pm for children ages 4 – 12 years old; Jan. 6th, 13th, 20st  & 27th and …


Movies for Children at the Library

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Movies for Children at the Library|Movie day at the library Tuesdays 3:30-4:30 pm for children ages 4 & up.


Chess

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Children can learn to play and practice chess at these weekly drop-in sessions led by Princeton High School Chess Club members. Story Room Co-sponsored by the library and Princeton High School …


Kisspeptin Regulation of Reproduction and Metabolism: Translational Studies of Human Disease and Mouse Models

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Campus: Busch Room: 010 Contact Name: Lucyna Lis Contact Phone: (732) 235-4590 Description: Kisspeptin was first identified as having antimetastatic properties until the recent discovery of its critical role in …


Drawing Club for Children and Young People Meets

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Campus: College Avenue Contact Name: Education Dept Contact Phone: (848) 932-7237 Description: Fall 2017 Session: October 3, 10, 17, 24; November 7, 14, 28; December 5 (SNOW DATE December 12)7-10 …


Exhibit Reception and Public Lecture by Mimi Smith

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Campus: Douglass Room: Mabel Smith Douglass Room Contact Name: Nicole Ianuzelli Contact Phone: (848) 932-3726 Description: Lecture by renowned feminist artist Mimi Smith (RU'66). Smith attended classes when the Visual …


Mim Smith Public Lecture

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: The Center for Women in the Arts and Humanities presents a lecture by renowned feminist artist Mimi Smith (RU’66). Smith attended classes when the Visual Arts Department was located on …


Conversations and Connections in Elizabeth

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Sponsored by: Josephine's Place Minimum age: 17 This is your opportunity to help non-native English speaking citizens practice conversational English. Each week we will introduce a new topic that will …


Hunterdon County Vocational School District Academy Info Session

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: This information session will introduce students and parents to the concentrated, career-focused style of instruction that is the hallmark of Hunterdon County Vocational School District (HCVSD) academies. Guests will meet …


Master of Communication and Media Dual Degree Program On-Campus Information Session

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Campus: College Avenue Room: 323 Contact Name: Melissa Mitas Contact Phone: (201) 400-1295 Description: Learn about our Master of Communication and Media (MCM) dual degree option for Communication majors! Attend …


Paper Bag Fall Tree

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Use a paper lunch bag and scraps of tissue paper and fabric to make an interesting 3-D fall tree sculpture.  Preregistration is required.  


NJ Events - Community Circle

Strengthening Bonds - Encouraging Healthy Relationships for Youth

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: This workshop is designed to help parents, caregivers and adults become more aware of the characteristics of healthy and unhealthy relationships among youth. Arianna Cohen, prevention coordinator of Zufall Health …


"THE THE SPIRITS OF 1776: NEW JERSEY GHOST STORIES OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Psychic Jane Doherty has visited many New Jersey Revolutionary War sites including Spy House in Port Monmouth, Proprietary House in Perth Amboy and others.  She will share her personal revelations …


Art for Puerto Rico

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: ART STUDIOS UNITE TO BRING AID TO PUERTO RICO Fire Me Up! Studio has partnered with more than 20 other art studios nationwide to inject color and life back into …


Art For Puerto Rico Fundraiser

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Art for Puerto Rico Fundraiser


Emotional Alchemy: Turn Holiday Stress Into Holiday Joy

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Using mindfulness, step out of family dynamics, identify triggers, and form new responses to create family celebrations that can give you more of what you really want: peace, love, and …


Heavens Gates & Hell's Flames

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Heaven’s Gates and Hell’s Flames; a vibrant stage production that grips one with the reality of death and the life through its vivid enactment of life after death. Performed around the …


Jeff Guenther- George Rusty DiPasquale- Frank Clayton- Teddy Z Memorial Jam

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Teddy Z Memorial Jam!


Taller Financiero Para Dueños de Pequeñas Empresas o Negocios / Small Business Owners Financial Workshop

Tuesday, October 24, 2017:


Write Space

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Led by local author Christina Paul, these drop-in workshops focus on the encouragement of writing, finding your voice, and the producing of words through guided prompts and other writing exercises. …


Council Wkshp Meeting

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Council Wkshp Meeting|


Ilana Glazer - Creator, producer, and star of Broad City - ONE NIGHT ONLY!

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: ILANA GLAZER is the Series Creator, Executive Producer and star of the critically-acclaimed Comedy Central series, Broad City. The show will premiere its fourth season on August 23, 2017. Glazer …


Open Space

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: 10/24/2017 7:30 PM


Shattered Skin

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Teddy Z Memorial Jam!


Choral Art Society of NJ Launches its 2017-18 Season /Auditions

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: Choral Art Society of New Jersey, a non-profit, dues-paying organization, launches its 2017-2018 season on September 12. Rehearsals are held weekly on Tuesday evenings from 8-10. Prospective singers are welcome …


Ilana Glazer - Creator, producer, and star of Broad City - ONE NIGHT ONLY!

Tuesday, October 24, 2017: ILANA GLAZER is the Series Creator, Executive Producer and star of the critically-acclaimed Comedy Central series, Broad City. The show will premiere its fourth season on August 23, 2017. Glazer …


Mayor’s Wellness Campaign Event – “Exercise – Where to Start?”

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: For more information on the Mayor’s Wellness Campaign, visit http://thecityofnewbrunswick.org/health/mayorswellness/


Members Trip: Day Trip to Washington, D.C.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Members Trip: Day Trip to Washington, D.C.SOLD OUT Join us for an autumn day-trip to Washington, D.C.! First, visit the National Museum of Women in the Arts, the only major …


Recyclables Picked Up

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Wednesday, January 4, 2017


Breaking Barriers

Breaking Barriers to Succeed

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: "Breaking Barriers to Succeed" Professional Conference is being held on October 25th from 8am-3pm at Raritan Valley Community College. This conference will cover the topics of: "Addressing Stigma Of Mental …


Turfgrass Disease Management

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Campus: George H. Cook Room: Extension Conference Center Contact Name: Joe Canzano Contact Phone: (848) 932-7317 Description: This one-day class focuses exclusively on the major turf diseases you will battle …


Twin Rivers Friends of the Library Book Sale

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Twin Rivers Fall Book Sale sponsored by the Friends of the Library.Presale for Friends Members only:  October 25:  9:30-11 am (join at the door)Regular Sale Begins:  October 25 (11 am) …


Advanced Computer Essentials in Elizabeth

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Sponsored by: Josephine's Place Minimum age: 18 Have a blast while sharing your advanced knowledge of computers and programs with eager and excited women! Volunteers will help women with advanced …


Breast Cancer Awareness

Breast Cancer Awareness Month Kickoff

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: The public is invited to attend and to join in wearing pink clothing or accessories in recognition of people affected by breast cancer. In addition to the public ceremony, Zufall …


pumpkins

Oaks and Acorns (Pumpkins)

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Ages 3 to 5 with adult. Wonder, respect, and love for the natural world start early in this engaging weekly class. Take nature walks, tell stories, and create one-of-a-kind art …


Kids Collage a la Stuart Davis with Deborah Hockstein

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Kids Collage a la Stuart Davis with Deborah  Hockstein  Wednesday, october 25, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Ages 7-12; Space limited to 12 children  $10; $8 Friends  Join us for …


Juliette Reilly

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Book Launch Party for Red Shoe Events


Conversation with the Author: We Crossed a Bridge and It Trembled: Voices from Syria

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Northwestern University professor Wendy Pearlman discusses her new book, We Crossed a Bridge and it Trembled: Voices from Syria. Called “essential” reading by the New York Times and based on …


Teen/Tween Craft

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Ages 12-17A unique craft for teens/tweens.


Hump Night Comedy V

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Come unwind, relax from your grind with laughter!with comedy cut-ups:Mike MarinoLarry GoldbergTrina SkardaBob GonzoDoors Open: 6pmShow Starts: 7:30pm$15 advance tickets / $20 at the door


littleBits Gadgets and Gizmos: Rotolamp

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: littleBits Gadgets and Gizmos series is designed for youth to both learn about and explore STEAM concepts and 21st century skills. littleBits are kits that are composed of electronic building …


Council Workshop

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Council Workshop|


Medicare Workshop

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: On Wednesday, October 25 at 6:30 PM, the Woodbridge Main Library will welcome Justin Lubenow and Michael Salum of Senior Advisors. At this workshop you will learn: What's Changed in …


Is your Child Bullied... Or Bullying Others? Find Out!

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Did you know that the State of NJ monitors all reports of bullying in schools? Once discovered, bullying activities are addressed and treated seriously. But if your child doesn’t tell …


Childbirth Preparation

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Five weekly classes from 7:00 to 9:30 pm. Topics include anatomy and physiology of childbirth, breathing, relaxation and comfort techniques, body mechanics and exercise, birth partner support, signs of labor, …


Coding with Python

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Are you interested in learning the fundamentals of programming? Python is a great way to get an introduction to coding basics. The class will be taught by members of the …


Color and Conjure

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Explore the origins of some of our most beloved Halloween traditions, then participate in a ritual of coloring and conjuring. Presented by local author Natalie Zaman. Registration required.


Council Meeting

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: 10/25/2017 7:00 PM


Marc A. Tappan

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Good time grooves with the band &/or solo acoustic


native plants

Natives Gone Wild

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Steven Kristoph is passionate about plants and loves to share his passion with others. In what promises to be an entertaining and educational evening, Steven will focus on native plants, reflecting …


Portugal. The Man - Lido, Maybird

Wednesday, October 25, 2017:


Trivia on the Vine

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Trivia on the Vine Date: Wed, Oct 25, 2017 Time 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM We are excited to welcome back "All Night Team Trivia" for an evening of wine …


Council Meeting

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Council Meeting|2nd floor Court Room


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