Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Things To Do

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): NYC Math Festival, Crafts, Games and More

The weekend is here! It’s time for some family fun, social distancing-style! If you’re looking for some activities to entertain the kiddos, we’ve got you covered. Take a look! The Growing Stage will present Jungalbook...

Free Comic Book Summer Starts Wednesday!

If you were bummed when Free Comic Book Day, typically the first Saturday in May, was cancelled, there’s good news! Tomorrow kicks off something new, Free Comic Book Summer! Even if you’re unfamiliar with...

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): Virtual Events, Crafts and More

Summer is in full swing and we’re still social distancing! We’ve gathered up some ideas for weekend family fun at home. But since the weekdays and weekends are all kind of rolling together at...

Montclair Public Library Presents Two Live Stream Programs For Kids and Families in July

Montclair Public Library is presenting two live stream programs for kids and families: Beginner Magic with Brian Richards Saturday, July 11, 2 p.m. Learn amazing magic tricks with common household objects from magician and comedian Brian Richards....

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): Fourth of July Craft, Water Fun and More

Happy Independence Day Weekend! We’re staring down another holiday that’s bound to look unlike anything it has in the past, but there’s still plenty of room for fun. Check out some of the neat...

Making Virtual Summer Work for Families with Remote Camps, Fun and Learning

Summer vacation is going to be very different this year for everyone, but especially for school age children.  Baristanet has shared lists of activities for breaks before, but summer is a bigger challenge than...

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): Virtual Shows, “Ice” Breaking, Crafts and More

Another week gone by, another weekend upon us! With social distancing still in full swing, we’ve rounded up some of the best ways to spend time with the family while spending time at home....

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): Father’s Day, Jellyfish, Laurie Berkner and More

Happy Father’s Day weekend! Here’s a shout out to all the dads and dad-like figures! Even as things start to open back up, social distancing is the way to go. So we’ve rounded up...

Turtle Back Zoo To Reopen Thursday, June 18

Turtle Back Zoo at the Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex will reopen on Thursday, June 18th. Visitors must purchase tickets in advance at www.turtlebackzoo.com. Procedures have been put in place to promote social...

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): Saturday Storytime, Escape Rooms, Bubbles and More

Happy weekend, everyone! As we continue to social distance and spend lots of time at home, you can never have too many activities on hand to keep everyone engaged. Here are some of the...

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): Rainbow Experiment, Fishing, Water Bombs and More

June is here and so is the weekend! Social distancing is still the way to go so we’re back with a roundup of the best things to do with kids while safely staying at...

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): Space, Ice, Kites and More

Here we are, another weekend! As we continue to social distance, we have to keep finding new ways to keep the kiddies occupied. We’ve gathered up some of the best things on the internet...

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): Balance Boards, Grass Heads, and More

Weekend Family Fun (At Home) is sponsored by Kate McDonough. Memorial Day Weekend is here! We’ve combed the internet for the best ideas for family fun to entertain everyone. Take a look at these ideas! Springtime...

Paddle Boating Reopens Friday at Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex

A (socially distant) outdoor recreational past time is back. Paddle boating at the Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex will reopen on Friday, May 22nd, just in time for the Memorial Day weekend. Procedures have...