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New Jersey Says Halloween is ON, With These Safety Guidelines

Halloween is happening in New Jersey, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said Monday, but it has to happen safely and with adherence to guidelines from the New Jersey Department of Health. "You may wish to...

Weekend Family Fun: Dinos, LEGOS, and More

The weekend is here again! Who’s excited to have a great time? We’ve gathered up some events to help you fill your time. If you’re looking to get out of the house, check out Jurassic...

Experience The Not-Too-Spooky Halloween Drive-Thru at Sesame Place

Sesame Place has added an all new event option that allows families to get in the Halloween spirit safely. Experience Sesame Place in a completely different way during The Not-Too-Spooky Halloween Drive-Thru -...

Montclair Film Announces the Return of the Kids Art Project

During this unusual year, Montclair Film is thrilled to be able to bring back the MFF Kids Art Project. More than 1,300 students in Montclair public and private schools drew pictures of their favorite films...

Where To Go Apple Picking in New Jersey This Fall

It’s apple season! Apple picking is a time-honored tradition for many each autumn. Whether this will be your first year trying it or you’re looking for the best spot for your annual outing, we’ve...

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): Pirates, Fall Activities and More

Happy weekend, everyone! It’s time for some fun, social distancing-style! Here are some activities we rounded up that the whole family can enjoy. On Saturday at 7:00 PM, check out Captain Blue’s Island, an...

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): Dinosaurs, DC, and More

Happy weekend! Schools are back in session (in one way or another, at least), so that means we have to make the weekends count. It’s time to relax and have some fun. Here are...

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): Dinosaurs, Animals, and More

How is it already Labor Day Weekend? It’s time for a weekend of fun to mark the unofficial end of summer! Check out these events and activities we’ve found to help you have a...

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): Brady Rymer, Snowstorms, and More

Happy weekend! August is almost over, so let’s squeeze the last bit of fun out of it, shall we? We’ve found some activities and things to do that the whole family can get into....

Watchung Booksellers Hosts Virtual Event with Children’s Book Author Theanne Griffith

Watchung Booksellers will welcome host Theanne Griffith, neuroscientist and author of The Magnificent Makers series for their first virtual children’s book event. Griffith will read from her latest book in the series, Riding Sound...

Weekend Family Fun: Coloring, Contest, Kerplunk, and More

Another week has come and gone, and the weekend is here again! We’ve rounded up some fun and family-friendly activities to enjoy. Check ‘em out! How about a little friendly competition? The Job Carr Cabin...

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): Pool Noodles, Rocket Science, and More!

Happy weekend! Let’s continue to have fun as we continue to social distance this summer. We’ve found some fun things happening online and a few things you can do at home at your own...

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): Laurie Berkner, Scouts, and More

Here we are, another weekend of social distancing! Here are some ways to spend your time while staying home and staying safe. On Saturday, the Boy Scouts of America will host a virtual Family Fun...

Calling All Families: ‘Roll and Stroll’ To Support Family Connections

As the pandemic continues, Family Connections is working hard to stay open and continue supporting those in need. As a leading New Jersey non-profit, Family Connections supports children, adults, and families facing many of...