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.

Wine and Chocolate Weekend

Wine & Chocolate Wine Trail Weekend

Saturday, February 10, 2018 - Sunday, February 11, 2018: Take that special someone out for a real treat in advance of Valentine’s Day at GSWGA member wineries where wine tasting, special chocolate pairings and more will be on the docket as part of the Garden State Wine Growers Association’s annual Wine & Chocolate Wine Trail Weekend. Feb 10 and …


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Mind, Body and Soul: A Series of Workshops by Palmer Square

Saturday, January 13, 2018 - Saturday, February 24, 2018: Brighten up those Winter blues! Join us this January and February as Palmer Square puts the focus on YOU! This fashion, beauty and wellness series of workshops, Mind, Body and Soul is just what you need this winter! All workshops are complimentary however registration is required. We look forward to …


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Garden State Wine Growers Association “At the Vineyard” Show

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - Monday, April 30, 2018: The Garden State Wine Growers Association (GSWGA), the advocacy organization that represents over 50 wineries, grape growers and associated member companies in New Jersey today released the first edition of its new At the Vineyard show on You Tube, featuring Four Sisters Winery located in Belvidere, NJ. The At the …


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New Brunswick Historical Association Meeting

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: The New Brunswick Historical Association will hold a meeting at the Henry Guest House. This meeting is open to the public.


Place on Stone: Nineteenth-Century Landscape Lithographs

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: This exhibition of British and French landscape prints features examples by early lithographic masters, including Richard Cooper and Antoine Mongin, as well as dazzling color landscapes from the 1890s by …


Microsoft Office PowerPoint - Level 1

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: Campus: Livingston Room: 106J2 Contact Name: Wendy Allard Contact Phone: (848) 932-7651 Description: This workshop teaches participants the basics of computerized presentations using PowerPoint. Attendees will learn how to build …


Irrigation Scheduling for Athletic Fields

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: Campus: George H. Cook Room: Extension Conference Center Contact Name: Joe Canzano Contact Phone: (848) 932-7317 Description: This course is designed to provide you with a better understanding of how …


Estate Planning Seminar

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: Topics of discussion: WILLS AND LIVING TRUSTS: Learn the advantages and disadvantages of both, and why choosing the wrong one for you can be a mistake. DIVORCE: Preserve your children’s …


Career Fair

Somerset Career Fair

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: Open the doors of opportunity when you meet and interview with hiring managers at companies ranging from small local businesses clear on up to Fortune 500 corporations This career fair …


Microsoft Office PowerPoint - Level 2

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: Campus: Livingston Room: 106J2 Contact Name: Wendy Allard Contact Phone: (848) 932-7651 Description: This workshop is a continuation of PowerPoint - Level 1. Attendees will learn how to create a …


OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS MEETING TUESDAYS

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: Overeaters Anonymous is a self help 12 Step Program for individuals who compulsively eat/overeat, and whose lives- health, relationships, emotions have become unmanageable because of their eating. . There are …


Chess

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: 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 …


Games Galore in Bridgewater

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: Sponsored by: Green Knoll Genesis Healthcare Minimum age: 12 Games Galore is a team of volunteers who assist the staff of a long-term care Senior facility with entertainment and games …


Advanced Wastewater Collection Systems

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: Campus: George H. Cook Contact Name: Carol Broccoli Contact Phone: (848) 932-7207 Description: This class has been designed to meet the NJDEP requirement and help you prepare for success on …


Conversations and Connections in Elizabeth

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: 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 …


Citizenship Workshop

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: Are you trying to become a United States citizen, need help preparing for the citizenship test or looking for immigration assistance? You can learn how to achieve these goals at …


Insomnia: It's more Dangerous than Being Tired

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: Join to hear Certified Holisitic Health Coach Jurgita Caballero speak to this all-to-common issue.  What is Insomnia?  What does it mean to naturally sleep well?  How does insomnia affect health? 


Getting Ready for PARCC: How to Use Lumos StepUp™ Library Program (parents and caregivers)

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: Help your child get ready for the NJ PARCC test. Billy Taylor and Tami Gaines from Lumos Learning will show you how to use the Lumos StepUp™ Library Program to …


Hightstown HS Boys Varsity Basketball vs. Nottingham HS

Tuesday, January 16, 2018:


C&H Commission Mtg.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: C&H Commission Mtg.


Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

Tuesday, January 16, 2018:


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

Tuesday, January 16, 2018: 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 …


Shade Tree Committee

Wednesday, January 17, 2018:


Concrete Pavers

Wednesday, January 17, 2018: Campus: George H. Cook Room: Extension Conference Center Contact Name: Joe Canzano Contact Phone: (848) 932-7317 Description: Take this hands-on class and learn how to design and install better paver …


Participatory Cinema: Personality Disorders

Wednesday, January 17, 2018: Campus: Busch Room: 200 Contact Name: Noelle Jensen Contact Phone: (848) 445-4317 Description: This interactive learning experience draws on popular culture to explore the complex understanding of co-occurring disorders. After …


Find Your Family Tree (adults)

Wednesday, January 17, 2018: Manville resident and genealogy enthusiast, Bob Vornlocker, will share his techniques to maximize your search results and help uncover your family tree. Registration required.


Introduction to Computers and the Internet

Wednesday, January 17, 2018: This class will introduce the novice computer user to basic computer terminology, navigating the desktop, and using software on the iMacs in the Tech Center. Students will also become familiar …


Cover to Cover Book Group

Wednesday, January 17, 2018: This group for readers of chapter books meets the third Wednesday of every month during the school year to discuss chapter books, short stories, graphic novels and other literary interests. …


"How-To" Book-Binding Class Hosted by Good Toy Print Lab

Wednesday, January 17, 2018: Local Silkscreen studio Good Toy Print Lab will be hosting a "how-to" bookbinding class, teaching hand-sewn bookbinding techniques using recycled materials. Learn how to hand stitch your own books using …


Hightstown HS Varsity Wrestling vs. West Windsor-Plainsboro North HS

Wednesday, January 17, 2018:


Fossils: Life in the Really Olden Days (grades 1-5)

Wednesday, January 17, 2018: Learn about some of the oldest life forms on earth - when they lived, what their world was like, and how they came to be preserved forever. Then make a …


Fossils: Life in the Really Olden Days (grades 1-5)

Wednesday, January 17, 2018: Learn about some of the oldest life forms on earth - when they lived, what their world was like, and how they came to be preserved forever. Then make a …


Fossils: Life in the Really Olden Days (grades 1-5)

Wednesday, January 17, 2018: Learn about some of the oldest life forms on earth - when they lived, what their world was like, and how they came to be preserved forever. Then make a …


Rutgers Scarlet Knights Mens Basketball vs Iowa Hawkeyes Mens Basketball

Wednesday, January 17, 2018:


Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs. Iowa Hawkeyes

Wednesday, January 17, 2018: NCAAB Basketball


Events Committee Meeting

Wednesday, January 17, 2018: Events Committee Meeting


Henry Rollins Travel Slideshow

Wednesday, January 17, 2018:


Wednesday Night Monthly Book Group

Wednesday, January 17, 2018: Please join us in the Café on the third Wednesday of each month at 7:30pm for our monthly book discussion group. This month's book is The Underground Railroad by Colson …


Escrimeur Dv1A/Dv3 Sabre

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Escrimeur Dv1A/Dv3 Sabre Jan 18, 2018 Escrimeur USFA Div1A/Div3 Sabre. SPOTS ARE LIMITED! FREE PIZZA FOR ALL PARTICIPANTS! Early Registration fee $40 till Jan.14!Escrimeur Fencers Club: East Brunswick, NJ Preregister …


New Brunswick Jazz Project Presents Bruce Harris Quartet

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Born and raised in the Bronx, NY, trumpeter Bruce Harris has earned a reputation as one of the most important and emerging voices in jazz today. In addition to well …


Instrumentation for Water and Wastewater Operations

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Campus: George H. Cook Room: Extension Conference Center Contact Name: Carol Broccoli Contact Phone: (848) 932-7207 Description: Instrumentation - from flow meters to pressure gauges and everything in between - …


Understanding Addiction Recovery Management: Recovery, Wellness, and Support

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Campus: Busch Room: 200 Contact Name: Noelle Jensen Contact Phone: (848) 445-4317 Description: This course will explore ways to support clients in recovery in their daily environment. The recovery process …


National Winnie the Pooh Day (ages 3+)

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Celebrate Winnie the Pooh Day and A.A. Milne’s birthday with stories, games, and fun activities. Registration required.


National Winnie the Pooh Day (all ages)

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Celebrate Winnie the Pooh Day and A.A. Milne’s birthday with stories, games, and fun activities. No registration.


National Winnie the Pooh Day (all ages)

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Celebrate Winnie the Pooh Day and A.A. Milne’s birthday with stories, games, and fun activities. No registration.


Nature Storytime for Sprouts 2018: Dino!

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Children ages 3-6 and their adult caregivers are invited to join us for a 90-minute nature themed monthly program. Each month our “sprouts” will use their senses to connect to …


National Winnie the Pooh Day (all ages)

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Celebrate Winnie the Pooh Day and A.A. Milne’s birthday with stories, games, and fun activities. No registration.


Avant Aerial XXIII

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Avant Aerial is back for the New Year with an 80s show! Produced and hosted by Agent Topchik! Performers will dazzle you with their strengt Andy flexibility. our famous pole …


Westminster Conservatory at Nassau: The House of Life

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Timothy Urban and Kathy Shanklin present this recital of music for voice and piano. This program is made possible in part by the Mercer County Cultural and Heritage Commission through …


National Winnie the Pooh Day (ages 3+)

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Celebrate Winnie the Pooh Day and A.A. Milne’s birthday with stories, games, and fun activities. No registration.


It Was All Modern: Art, Craft and the Rhetoric of the Marketplace

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Join Rago Auctions and curator Ulysses Grant Dietz on Thursday Jan 18, 2018 as he delivers a presentation titled “It Was All Modern: Art, Craft and the Rhetoric of the …


Open Mic Poetry Cafe with U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Join the African American Cultural Collaborative of Mercer County in partnership with the Trenton Public Library as we welcome THE United States Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith for our 4th …


Taps & Tapas at the HAT Tavern Tapping into the Vault VII

Thursday, January 18, 2018: What better way to get the cold out of your mind than by drinking great beer, eating great food and listening to great live music? Join us for our Taps …


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Spaghetti Dinner at Hopewell Valley Vineyards

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Enjoy a full spaghetti & meatball dinner, complete with salad, garlic bread and dessert, during Music & Merlot while listening to live music. Info


Small Batch Bourbon & Low Country Cuisine Dinner

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Small Batch Bourbon & Low Country Cuisine Dinner Warm up a chilly January evening with a unique dinner and tasting of small batch bourbon and southern coastal cooking from South …


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Small Batch Bourbon & Low Country Cuisine Dinner

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Warm up a chilly January evening with a unique dinner and tasting of small batch bourbon and southern coastal cooking from South Carolina to Florida. Info


6th Annual Kinoy Awards

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Join the Rutgers-Newark National Lawyers Guild in celebrating the 6th Annual Kinoy Awards! The Kinoy Awards were established to celebrate Arthur Kinoy's legacy and the continued fight for justice through …


Bd of Health Meetings

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Bd of Health Meetings|2nd floor Conference Room


Family-Centered Care Maternity Tours -- JFK Medical Center

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Free monthly tour of the Family Suite at JFK are conducted for any expectant or prospective expectant parents.  ALL MATERNITY TOURS ARE FOR PREGNANT COUPLES ONLY. NO GRANDPARENTS, NO CHILDREN …


Object Launchers (grades 3-4)

Thursday, January 18, 2018: How far can it go? Create your own launcher out of ordinary supplies and see how far your objects will fly. Registration required.


Object Launchers (grades 3-4)

Thursday, January 18, 2018: How far can it go? Create your own launcher out of ordinary supplies and see how far your objects will fly. Registration required.


49. Learn How to Motivate Your Children from an Expert! #jpoktoberfest

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Read a book on best practices to motivate your children’s performance (Book TBD), then come for a book discussion with first grade teacher Jenna Finn, who has a master’s degree …


Recreation Mtg

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Recreation MtgRegular Meeting of the High Bridge Recreation Committee


SONIC RODEO

Thursday, January 18, 2018: country time! DANCIN DRINKIN AND DIRT!


The Ivy League of Comedy Starring Buddy Fitzpatrick

Thursday, January 18, 2018: Buddy Fitzpatrick has appeared on Comedy Central, Gotham Comedy Live and on NickMom Night Out. When not headlining, Buddy can be seen opening for Joe Behar. He was also a …


New Brunswick Jazz Project Presents Emma Larsson Duo

Friday, January 19, 2018: An invitation to sing with a local jazz trio got Swedish born Emma Larsson, hooked. While studying classical piano at the Janacek Conservatory in the Czech Republic, Emma sat in …


National Winnie the Pooh Day (ages 3+)

Friday, January 19, 2018: Celebrate Winnie the Pooh Day and A.A. Milne’s birthday with stories, games, and fun activities. Registration required.


National Winnie the Pooh Day (ages 3+)

Friday, January 19, 2018: Celebrate Winnie the Pooh Day and A.A. Milne’s birthday with stories, games, and fun activities. Registration required.


Winter Farm Market

Friday, January 19, 2018: Campus: George H. Cook Contact Name: Mary Ann Schrum Contact Phone: (732) 932-8451 Description: The mission of the Rutgers Gardens Farmers Market is to provide the local community, including residents, …


Somerset County Tourism

The Somerset County Salute to Tourism Awards

Friday, January 19, 2018: This annual event is designed to recognize individuals, places, organizations and events that have made a positive economic impact through tourism activities. 11:30am-12pm – Salute to Tourism Awards Presentation. 12pm-1pm – …


Hofstra Pride at Rutgers Scarlet Knights Wrestling

Friday, January 19, 2018:


Department of Genetics Research Seminars

Friday, January 19, 2018: Campus: Busch Room: Auditorium Contact Name: Marylou Carmona Contact Phone: (848) 445-1638 Description: Steven R. Brant, M.D. /Professor of Medicine /Chief of Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology / Rutgers University …


Marketplace in New Brunswick

Friday, January 19, 2018: Sponsored by: 5 Loaves Food Pantry Minimum age: 18 Marketplace in New Brunswick is a great volunteer opportunity dedicated to combatting hunger within our community. 5 Loaves Food Pantry serves …


NewJersey RV & Camping Show - Edison

Friday, January 19, 2018: The “go to place” to begin planning your camping vacations for the coming season, trading up to your dream RV, seeing the new 2018 RV’s, or just learning about the …


National Winnie the Pooh Day (ages 3+)

Friday, January 19, 2018: Celebrate Winnie the Pooh Day and A.A. Milne’s birthday with stories, games, and fun activities. Registration required.


Library Bingo for Young Children

Friday, January 19, 2018: Library Bingo for Young Children|Bingo For Young Children will be held on Friday, January 19 and February 16, 2018 from 3:30 – 4:30 pm. Games may include A-B-C Bingo, Number Bingo and …


Christine Havrilla & Gypsy Fuzz

Friday, January 19, 2018: Music 6-9pm in this fun winery with brick oven pizza, snacks, more!


Hightstown HS Boys Varsity Basketball vs. West Windsor-Plainsboro South HS

Friday, January 19, 2018:


Ben Bailey - from Cash Cab

Friday, January 19, 2018: Ben Bailey is the host of NBC’s “Who’s Still Standing?” The unique game show is designed to keep contestants and viewers on their toes by pitting contestants against one another …


Kristy Chmura Album Release Show!

Friday, January 19, 2018: I’m excited to announce the official release of my debut solo album, “Stained…Glass Heart”. To celebrate and honor the album’s release I will be performing the full album, along with …


Bitter Crush

Friday, January 19, 2018:


Brian Cichocki Headlining At Catch a Rising Star with Ben Asher-Prince

Friday, January 19, 2018:


Destination PyeongChang Skate-a-thon

Friday, January 19, 2018: You are cordially invited to come skate with Princeton Skating Club to support the families of Olympic athletes. $7,200 is the estimated cost for just ONE family member to attend …


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