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49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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July 2019

Bino & Fino: NMBFF 2019: Youth Cinema

July 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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Monday, July 15, 10:30 am - The Newark Public Library Wednesday, July 17, 1 pm - Newark Museum Bino & Fino teach children about African Heritage, volume 2: The Mighty Wall of Benin - Bino and Fino learn about the Great Walls of Benin of the Benin Kingdom. Where Does Electricity Come From - One evening there is a blackout. Bino and Fino aren’t happy about it but it makes them wonder where electricity comes from. Fino Loves Football - Fino has…

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Rafiki: Newark Museum Black Film Festival 2019

July 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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83 min |2018 | Drama Host: SuSu Stewart, Chairwoman, The City of Newark LGBTQ Concern Commission Kena and Ziki long for something more. Despite the political rivalry between their families, the girls resist and remain close friends, supporting each other to pursue their dreams in a conservative society. Initially banned in Kenya for its positive portrayal of queer romance, RAFIKI won a landmark supreme court case chipping away at Kenyan anti-LGBT legislation. Featuring remarkable performances by newcomers Samantha Mugatsia and Sheila…

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Jazz In The Garden: Akiko Tsurga

July 18 @ 12:15 am - 1:45 pm
Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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Free – $8.00

Stir the soul and enjoy a midday break with some open-air jazz. Members and Newark Residents: FREE Soon-to-be-members & Jazz Lovers: $8 Dubbed the "Queen of the Organ" by NEA Jazz master, Lou Donaldson, Akiko Tsurga, hails from Osaka, Japan, and studied a the Osaka College of Music.  With ten albums to her credit, "Sweet and Funky" was selected as "Best Album 2007" by DOWNBEAT magazine and named "Best Organ" in the 2017 Hot House Magazine Reader's Poll. 2019 Jazz in…

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Chicken Sunday: NMBFF 2019: Youth Cinema

July 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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Chicken Sunday After her grandmother dies, a young Ukrainian-American girl becomes attached to her African-American neighbors.  (13 min.) The Frog Prince Iria is a beautiful princess who has consistently turned down every hopeful suitor in the kingdom.  Enter the frog…the pond dweller who is actually a prince in need of a kiss. (40 min.) Princess Scargo And the Birthday Pumpkin This touching story features a young Native American girl who gives up a precious birthday gift in order to save…

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72 Hours: A Brooklyn Love Story? : NMBFF 2019

July 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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78 min | 2016 | Drama Host: Newark Museum Explorer Guests:  Reel Works Teen Filmmaking Caesar Winslow, age 18, is the charismatic leader, and unlike his friends, he has a chance to leave Brooklyn and attend a prestigious university.  He is torn by his desire to experience a new life and fear of leaving the only world he’s ever known, he has 72 hours. An original feature length comedy created by Reel Works Teens and professional mentors. It started as a…

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Jazz In the Garden 2019: Chembo Corniel

July 25 @ 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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Free – $8.00

Stir the soul and enjoy a midday break with some open-air jazz. Members and Newark Residents: FREE Soon-to-be-members & Jazz Lovers: $8 A 2009 Grammy nominee, percussionist Chembo Corniel was born and raised in the Red Hook section of Brooklyn, NY.  A proud native of Puerto Rico, he honed his skills at the Harbor Conservatory for the Performing Arts, and also studied with the great Chucho Valdes.  Chembo's most recent release, "Land of the Descendants," is a kaleidoscope of diverse musical…

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Pop-Up Films–Latino Cinema: NMBFF July 28, 2019

July 28 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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Curated by Mike Rodriguez, Hispanic American Chamber of Commerce Foundation of Essex County Cows Wearing Glasses (Las Vacas Con Gafas)  (Subtitled)  92 min  2016  -  Drama, Family In his first feature film, director Alex Santiago Perez tells the story with some humor of Marso, a lonely, eccentric painter and art professor is losing his sight and being forced to retire from the university.  As the world as he knows it comes to an end, he is now forced to re-examine an existence filled with professional successes but unsatisfying personal…

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Arrietty: NMBFF 2019: Youth Cinema

July 31 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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Monday, July 29, 10:30 am - The Newark Public Library Wednesday, July 31, 1 pm - Newark Museum Admission: FREE Arrietty The Clock family are four inches tall and live secretly in another family's residence, borrowing simple items to make their home. Life changes when their teenage daughter, Arrietty, is discovered.  1h 34 min. Made possible by: Bank of America

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Boyz N The Hood: NMBFF July 31, 2019

July 31 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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112 min | 1991 | Crime, Drama Guest Speaker: Donald Bogle, Film Historian and Award-winning author Closing reception and book signing follows screening Perhaps the definitive dramatic expose of the unraveling of Black America’s Promised Land.  John Singleton’s award-winning film explores the sad legacy of alienation, poverty and racism in South Central LA. Boyz N the Hood tells the coming of age story of Tre Styles who lives with his mother in Watts and subsequently sent to his father in South…

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August 2019

Newark Museum: Unexpected Color: May 1, 2019 – May 2020

August 1 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day 1 of the month, repeating until May 1, 2020

Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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Free – $15

The Walter Scott Lenox Pavilion and The Vivienne and Stanley H. Katz Gallery Unexpected Color: A Journey Through Glass features the Thomas N. Armstrong III Collection of Steuben Glass, recently donated to the Newark Museum. The exhibition offers a window into the science, craft, and art of this lesser-known, colorful glass that was made and used by two visionaries. Frederick Carder, co-founder and designer of Steuben Glass Works, and Thomas N. Armstrong III, prominent museum director, loved color, organic…

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Jazz In The Garden 2019 : Etienne Charles

August 1 @ 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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Free – $8

Stir the soul and enjoy a midday break with some open-air jazz. Members and Newark Residents: FREE Soon-to-be-members & Jazz Lovers: $8 Trumpeter, bandleader and educator, Etienne Charles is one of the most compelling and exciting young jazz artists ushering the genre into groundbreaking new territory.  He has recorded three impressive and well-received albums for his own Culture Shock Music imprint.  His new album, "Creole Soul," is a captivating journey of new jazz expression. 2019 Jazz in the Garden…

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Cinderella: NMBFF 2019: Youth Cinema

August 7 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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Monday, August 5, 10:30 am - The Newark Public Library Wednesday, August 7, 1 pm - Newark Museum Admission: FREE Cinderella Pop sensation Brandy stars as the beautiful Cinderella, who suffers the torment of her wicked stepmother and spoiled stepsisters. Cinderella dreams of the impossible, going to the ball and dancing with the prince. Her dream is realized when her fairy godmother (Whitney Houston) teaches her that with positive thinking and belief in one's self. (88 min.) Made possible by: Bank…

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Jazz In The Garden 2019: Vanessa Rubin

August 8 @ 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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Free – $8

Stir the soul and enjoy a midday break with some open-air jazz. Members and Newark Residents: FREE Soon-to-be-members & Jazz Lovers: $8 Vanessa Rubin is an American jazz vocalist and composer.  Revered as both a torchbearer and a storyteller, she possesses a voice that has crystalline clarity, heart-like warmth and playful lioness "sass."  This Cleveland, Ohio, native recently released her seventh CD: "The Dream is You: Vanessa Rubin Sings Tadd Dameron."   2019 Jazz in the Garden Summer Concert Series: July…

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Annie: NMBFF 2019: Youth Cinema

August 14 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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Monday, August 12, 10:30 am - The Newark Public Library Wednesday, August 14, 1 pm - Newark Museum Admission: FREE Annie A young spirited foster kid, who lives with her mean foster mom, sees her life change when business tycoon and New York City mayoral candidate takes her in.  (1h 28 min.) Made possible by: Bank of America

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September 2019

Newark Museum: Unexpected Color: May 1, 2019 – May 2020

September 1 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day 1 of the month, repeating until May 1, 2020

Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
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Free – $15

The Walter Scott Lenox Pavilion and The Vivienne and Stanley H. Katz Gallery Unexpected Color: A Journey Through Glass features the Thomas N. Armstrong III Collection of Steuben Glass, recently donated to the Newark Museum. The exhibition offers a window into the science, craft, and art of this lesser-known, colorful glass that was made and used by two visionaries. Frederick Carder, co-founder and designer of Steuben Glass Works, and Thomas N. Armstrong III, prominent museum director, loved color, organic…

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October 2019

Newark Museum: Unexpected Color: May 1, 2019 – May 2020

October 1 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day 1 of the month, repeating until May 1, 2020

Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
+ Google Map
Free – $15

The Walter Scott Lenox Pavilion and The Vivienne and Stanley H. Katz Gallery Unexpected Color: A Journey Through Glass features the Thomas N. Armstrong III Collection of Steuben Glass, recently donated to the Newark Museum. The exhibition offers a window into the science, craft, and art of this lesser-known, colorful glass that was made and used by two visionaries. Frederick Carder, co-founder and designer of Steuben Glass Works, and Thomas N. Armstrong III, prominent museum director, loved color, organic…

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November 2019

Newark Museum: Unexpected Color: May 1, 2019 – May 2020

November 1 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day 1 of the month, repeating until May 1, 2020

Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
+ Google Map
Free – $15

The Walter Scott Lenox Pavilion and The Vivienne and Stanley H. Katz Gallery Unexpected Color: A Journey Through Glass features the Thomas N. Armstrong III Collection of Steuben Glass, recently donated to the Newark Museum. The exhibition offers a window into the science, craft, and art of this lesser-known, colorful glass that was made and used by two visionaries. Frederick Carder, co-founder and designer of Steuben Glass Works, and Thomas N. Armstrong III, prominent museum director, loved color, organic…

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December 2019

Newark Museum: Unexpected Color: May 1, 2019 – May 2020

December 1 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day 1 of the month, repeating until May 1, 2020

Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
+ Google Map
Free – $15

The Walter Scott Lenox Pavilion and The Vivienne and Stanley H. Katz Gallery Unexpected Color: A Journey Through Glass features the Thomas N. Armstrong III Collection of Steuben Glass, recently donated to the Newark Museum. The exhibition offers a window into the science, craft, and art of this lesser-known, colorful glass that was made and used by two visionaries. Frederick Carder, co-founder and designer of Steuben Glass Works, and Thomas N. Armstrong III, prominent museum director, loved color, organic…

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January 2020

Newark Museum: Unexpected Color: May 1, 2019 – May 2020

January 1, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day 1 of the month, repeating until May 1, 2020

Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
+ Google Map
Free – $15

The Walter Scott Lenox Pavilion and The Vivienne and Stanley H. Katz Gallery Unexpected Color: A Journey Through Glass features the Thomas N. Armstrong III Collection of Steuben Glass, recently donated to the Newark Museum. The exhibition offers a window into the science, craft, and art of this lesser-known, colorful glass that was made and used by two visionaries. Frederick Carder, co-founder and designer of Steuben Glass Works, and Thomas N. Armstrong III, prominent museum director, loved color, organic…

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February 2020

Newark Museum: Unexpected Color: May 1, 2019 – May 2020

February 1, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day 1 of the month, repeating until May 1, 2020

Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
+ Google Map
Free – $15

The Walter Scott Lenox Pavilion and The Vivienne and Stanley H. Katz Gallery Unexpected Color: A Journey Through Glass features the Thomas N. Armstrong III Collection of Steuben Glass, recently donated to the Newark Museum. The exhibition offers a window into the science, craft, and art of this lesser-known, colorful glass that was made and used by two visionaries. Frederick Carder, co-founder and designer of Steuben Glass Works, and Thomas N. Armstrong III, prominent museum director, loved color, organic…

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March 2020

Newark Museum: Unexpected Color: May 1, 2019 – May 2020

March 1, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day 1 of the month, repeating until May 1, 2020

Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
+ Google Map
Free – $15

The Walter Scott Lenox Pavilion and The Vivienne and Stanley H. Katz Gallery Unexpected Color: A Journey Through Glass features the Thomas N. Armstrong III Collection of Steuben Glass, recently donated to the Newark Museum. The exhibition offers a window into the science, craft, and art of this lesser-known, colorful glass that was made and used by two visionaries. Frederick Carder, co-founder and designer of Steuben Glass Works, and Thomas N. Armstrong III, prominent museum director, loved color, organic…

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April 2020

Newark Museum: Unexpected Color: May 1, 2019 – May 2020

April 1, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day 1 of the month, repeating until May 1, 2020

Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
+ Google Map
Free – $15

The Walter Scott Lenox Pavilion and The Vivienne and Stanley H. Katz Gallery Unexpected Color: A Journey Through Glass features the Thomas N. Armstrong III Collection of Steuben Glass, recently donated to the Newark Museum. The exhibition offers a window into the science, craft, and art of this lesser-known, colorful glass that was made and used by two visionaries. Frederick Carder, co-founder and designer of Steuben Glass Works, and Thomas N. Armstrong III, prominent museum director, loved color, organic…

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May 2020

Newark Museum: Unexpected Color: May 1, 2019 – May 2020

May 1, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day 1 of the month, repeating until May 1, 2020

Newark Museum, 49 Washington
Newark, New Jersey 07102 United States Minor Outlying Islands
+ Google Map
Free – $15

The Walter Scott Lenox Pavilion and The Vivienne and Stanley H. Katz Gallery Unexpected Color: A Journey Through Glass features the Thomas N. Armstrong III Collection of Steuben Glass, recently donated to the Newark Museum. The exhibition offers a window into the science, craft, and art of this lesser-known, colorful glass that was made and used by two visionaries. Frederick Carder, co-founder and designer of Steuben Glass Works, and Thomas N. Armstrong III, prominent museum director, loved color, organic…

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