Weekend Highlights: Labor Day Weekend Edition!

BY  |  Friday, Aug 30, 2013 12:30pm  |  COMMENTS (3)

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swimming poolsThis is the last weekend before some school starts (some of us have to wait until September 9). Still, it’s a three-day weekend, so get out and have some family fun!

There aren’t many local events going on, but the long Labor Day weekend will give you many options.


You can take a Day Trip or two, take advantage of your local pool before it closes, head to the  Jersey Shore (we may try Seven President’s Oceanfront Park), or go spend the day running in the sprinklers at a spray park.

Families are invited invited to enjoy a screening of Ghostbusters! on the lawn at St. Luke’s Church in Montclair. (Friday, August 30)

Head to  the New York Renaissance Faire this weekend.

Take the little ones to a storytime  at Barnes & Noble in Livingston. (Saturday, August 31)

Go see live raptors at Essex County Environmental Center on Labor Day! (Monday, September 2)


  1. POSTED BY theprimroseplath  |  August 30, 2013 @ 8:58 pm

    According to their website, The NY Ren Faire is open weekend through Sept. 22nd.

  2. POSTED BY Georgette Gilmore  |  August 31, 2013 @ 7:58 am

    You’re right, I’ve corrected.

  3. POSTED BY Nellie  |  August 31, 2013 @ 11:35 am

    Labor Day Weekend=End of Summer=Yuk!

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I would suggest that before there is any attempt to take over the Shell station property, it be fully vetted by every environmental agency possible; gas station clean ups are lengthy and very expensive - even I Shell would be liable for costs.

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