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Celebrate International Women’s Day at Watchung Booksellers with ’50 Contemporary Women Artists’

Join Watchung Booksellers for a conversation with Heather Zises, curator and editor of multi-award winning book "50 Contemporary Women Artists." Heather will discuss various aspects of her publication and contemporary feminism with MSU Professor...

Locals Spotlight Vaginas at Benefit Performances of “The Vagina Monologues”

Vaginas were center stage for three nights last week at Montclair’s Studio Playhouse as two-dozen women performed Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues under the direction of William Michael Harper. The performances, produced by V-Day...

“Sharing Our Stories” Exhibit in West Orange Celebrates Black Family Heritage And Pride

WEST ORANGE, N.J. - The West Orange Arts Council (WOAC) and the West Orange African Heritage Organization (WOAHO) present "Sharing Our Stories" Exhibit: Celebrating Black Family Heritage and Pride, curated by Carol Black-Lemon, from...

Award-Winning Deaf Author and Book Illustrator of ‘America is Immigrants’ Book Discussion, 1/28

Montclair, NJ -- The Bnai Keshet Book Club, open to all, invites the community to nourish their bodies and minds and attend a fun, free evening of community building and book discussion on Tuesday,...

Montclair Literary Festival: Book Tour – Isabel Allende: A Long Petal of the Sea

Succeed2gether’s Montclair Literary Festival welcomes renowned author Isabel Allende to a pre-festival event in Montclair on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, to discuss her latest novel, A Long Petal of the Sea. A masterful work of...

NJ Transit Launches Music in Motion; Live, In-Station Performances Through January 2020

NJ TRANSIT welcomed Xiaofang Huangmei Arts Academy to the Secaucus Junction station for the initial live performance of the 2019-2020 TRANSITional Arts Project. The Academy performed two traditional Chinese dances in the main atrium...

Open Book/ Open Mind: SHE SAID, Jodi Kantor and Meghan Twohey in Conversation with...

New York Times writers and Pulitzer Prize winners Jodi Kantor and Meghan Twohey will discuss their best-selling book, SHE SAID: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement, with their Times colleague...

The Newark Museum of Art Wants to Be Your Destination Museum

With a seemingly subtle change, The Newark Museum became The Newark Museum of Art and expanded its purview and recommitted itself to serve the community and New Jersey. On Tuesday, November 6, 2016, Museum...

NJ i.WILL/Women in Leadership Professional Women’s Networking Group Launch Event

The NJ i.WILL/Women in Leadership Professional Women’s Networking Group officially launches on Wed, November 13th from 7-9pm at the Montclair Women’s Club on 82 Union Street, Montclair. Attendee networking will be a top...

Montclair Area Diwali Celebration Showcases Indian Culture and Incredible Dance!

https://vimeo.com/367852573 More than 250 people -- families from Montclair, Glen Ridge, Bloomfield, West Orange and other nearby towns -- celebrated Diwali Sunday night at the Glen Ridge Women's Club. It might have been a dreary night...

Open Book/ Open Mind: THIS LAND, Dan Barry in Conversation with Matt Purdy, 10/20

New York Times columnist and author Dan Barry will discuss his new book, THIS LAND: America Lost and Found, and will be in conversation with Times colleague and Montclair resident Matt Purdy in the...

Catch Soo Jin Pretty Nail (and more!) at Luna Stage’s new American Voices Series

Luna Stage kicked off a new American Voices Series (and the 2019-2020 season) with Soo Jin Pretty Nail (and more!), written and performed by Susan Hyon and directed by David Skeist. This darkly comic,...

Escape with Van Vleck to Italy’s Picturesque Amalfi Coast & Capri!

Van Vleck House & Gardens invites guests on a virtual tour of the legendary gardens of Italy’s Amalfi Coast and Capri, with noted travel author and photographer Robert I.C. Fisher as the guide. An...

Music Beyond Measure Establishes Montclair Community Chorus To Spark Discussions About Trauma

Music Beyond Measure (MBM), dedicated to using music and the creative process as a means of enriching the lives of individuals with trauma, has established the Montclair Community Chorus (MCC). Open to all Essex...