Weekend Highlights: Your Guide to Family Fun

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It’s autumn and a beautiful weekend! Get out and enjoy it with your family at these events.

Don’t forget about the Mountie Pride Fun Run, the Montclair Mounties Football White Out Game (get your t-shirts!) , How to Eat Like a Child at Studio Playhouse, Stickley Museum Fall Family Day, — and there is more!

You can check our Calendar for all events this weekend, but here are this weekend’s highlights:

Bookstores nationwide are celebrating curiosity with Curious George and Words Bookstore in Maplewood is holding an all-day event with curiosity-themed activities, plus an expected visit at 11 am from The Man With The Yellow Hat! (Saturday, September 20)

Another Family Art Adventure takes place at Montclair Art Museum. The hour-long, drop-in gallery program has you walk through the museum together, explore and discuss art and do fun activities.  (Saturday, September 20)

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Take the family apple and/or pumpkin picking!

Maker Faire is a family fun festival to MAKE, create, learn, invent, craft, recycle, build, think, play and be inspired. Attend this year’s event at New York Hall of Science. (Saturday, September 20)

Take a Day Trip! We have a huge list of reviews of our favorites here.

Take a trip to the beautiful Grounds for Sculpture and celebrate the art of spoken word at the 22nd annual Storytelling Festival. (Sunday, September 21)