Weekend Arts & Entertainment Calendar: July 20 – 23

BY  |  Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 9:30am

Lots of great local events to enjoy this weekend! From live music and concerts, to comedy and theater, to films and social events, this is your guide to what’s happening:
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Maplewood Reporter Mark Mooney Spins Travel Yarn that Goes Around the World

BY  |  Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017 12:15pm

If you like great storytelling with rich and vivid detail, carve out time to see Maplewood’s Mark Mooney talk about his book Three Cents a Mile, which recounts his travels around the world, at the Maplewood Memorial Library (51 Baker Street, Maplewood) on Saturday, July 29 from 3-4 p.m.

The veteran New York Daily News reporter learned to hitchhike while growing up in rural upstate New York and thumbed his way across the U.S. during the late 60s. In his book Three Cents a Mile Mooney chronicles his greatest hitchhiking adventure — 41,000 miles around the world — from 1978-80. Continue Reading

Weekend Arts & Entertainment Calendar: July 13 – 16

BY  |  Thursday, Jul 13, 2017 10:30am

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Lots of great local events to enjoy this weekend! From live music and concerts, to comedy and theater, to films and social events, this is your guide to what’s happening:

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Weekend Arts & Entertainment Calendar: July 6 – 9

BY  |  Thursday, Jul 06, 2017 10:15am

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Lots of great local events to enjoy this weekend! From live music and concerts, to comedy and theater, to films and social events, this is your guide to what’s happening:
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What to Do in July

BY  |  Saturday, Jul 01, 2017 8:00am

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Mark your calendars! Here’s a roundup of what’s happening in the Montclair area in July:

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Weekend Arts & Entertainment Calendar: June 29 – July 2

BY  |  Thursday, Jun 29, 2017 9:00am

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Lots of great local events to enjoy this first weekend in July. From live music and concerts, to comedy and theater, to films and social events, this is your guide to what’s happening:

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Catch Free Screening of “More Than Honey” Tonight in Verona

BY  |  Tuesday, Jun 27, 2017 12:15pm

Tonight (Tuesday, June 27) the Sustainable Verona team is screening “More Than Honey,” a documentary about how bees play a crucial role in agriculture and the threat posed by the risks of widespread hive collapse.

Local beekeeper Michael Frey will give a brief talk before the film on raising bees in Essex County. Morgan’s Farm will have local honey for sampling and for sale. And free popcorn!

7:30 at the Verona Community Center, 800 Bloomfield Ave.

Montclair Celebrates Announces Lineup For 67th Annual July 4th Parade

BY  |  Friday, Jun 23, 2017 12:15pm

Montclair Celebrates — – a community-based organization formed to preserve the Township’s Independence Day celebrations — announces the 67th annual July 4th parade, promising spectacular performances and entertainment on Tuesday, July 4. The parade begins at 11:00 a.m. along a 1.6-mile route traveling west on Bloomfield Avenue to Midland Avenue, continuing to Watchung Avenue, west to Valley Road and ending at Edgemont Park, where the annual Family Picnic will be held.

The annual Montclair July 4th Fireworks display will take place at Yogi Berra Stadium on Montclair State University campus. The stadium admission fee is $3 per person or $10 for a family (family = up to 6 people; $2 per person beyond 6), free for kids ages 5 and under. Gates open at 6:30 p.m. Free parking will be available at the Carparc Diem deck, adjacent to Floyd Hall Arena and at the Red Hawk parking deck. Overflow vehicles will be directed to other parking areas. (Please note: concessions will be available; no outside food, water or other drinks may be brought into the stadium.)

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Weekend Arts & Entertainment Calendar: June 15 – 18

BY  |  Thursday, Jun 15, 2017 9:00am

Lots of great local events to enjoy this special Father’s Day weekend! From live music and concerts, to comedy and theater, to films and social events, this is your guide to what’s happening this weekend:
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Weekend Arts & Entertainment Calendar: June 8 – 11

BY  |  Thursday, Jun 08, 2017 10:15am

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Lots of great local events to enjoy this first weekend in June! From live music and concerts, to comedy and theater, to films and social events, this is your guide to what’s happening this weekend:
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