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Fundraiser: N.J. Devils Hockey Night to Support Friends of Howe House

Help continue to raise funds for the Friends of the Howe House and repay the bridge builders who secured the house, preserving its rich history of African Americans in Montclair. Come watch the New...

This Tuesday! ‘Time to Make Montclair Age-Friendlier’ with Montclair Gateway to Aging in Place

Montclair Gateway to Aging in Place (mGAP) invites all to attend an upcoming public meeting to discuss: Time to Make Montclair Age-Friendlier - Tuesday, Jan 31, 2:30 - 4 pm, Union Congregational Church, 176...

Montclair Gets ‘Better Cities For Pets’ Designation

Montclair, NJ -— Montclair has earned City Certification through the BETTER CITIES FOR PETS™ program from Mars Petcare, celebrating its commitment to creating a pet-friendly community. Montclair is the second New Jersey municipality to...

Luna Stage Launches ‘Opening Doors’ Initiative Providing Free Space for Community Artists

West Orange, NJ - Luna Stage has launched Opening Doors, a new initiative to provide artists in the Valley Neighborhood with cost-free access to the professional theatre’s spaces, resources, and staff. The program is...

Montclair History Center to Host 8th Annual ‘Price of Liberty’ Film and Discussion Series

Montclair, NJ – The Montclair History Center will host its 8th Annual “Price of Liberty” film and discussion series on issues related to race, segregation, integration, and Civil Rights. This 2023 series explores reparations...

Montclair Public Library Kicks Off New Season of ‘Living Green’ Environmentalist Consumer Series

Montclair, NJ - On Tuesday, January 31 at 6:30 p.m., Montclair Public Library will host the latest installment of its popular Living Green program series, Home Weatherproofing 101, co-presented by Montclair Climate Action....

Services For Montclair’s Pat Kenschaft Saturday

Montclair, NJ - There will be a memorial service for longtime Montclair resident Patricia (Pat) Kenschaft this Saturday, January 7th at 2 PM at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Montclair, 67 Church Street. The...

Nature’s Art Jewelry Exhibit at Montclair Public Library

Montclair, NJ - The Montclair Public Library presents Curtis Davis’s Nature’s Art Jewelry exhibit in the glass case on the first floor of the main Library from January 3 – 30, 2023 during...

‘A Chorus Line’ Kicks Off This Weekend at Montclair’s Vanguard Theater

Montclair, NJ – Nearly 50 years ago (yes 50!) A Chorus Line was an unprecedented hit receiving nine Tony Awards, the 1976 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the New York Drama Critics Circle Award....

Become a Docent: Volunteers Needed at Turtle Back Zoo

West Orange, NJ - Turtle Back Zoo is once again looking for energetic and enthusiastic people to join its Docent Program! Enjoy the rewarding experience of becoming a Zoo Docent. Docents are volunteer educators...

Montclair Foundation Announces Board of Trustee Challenge Match for Increased Grant Support

Montclair, NJ - The Montclair Foundation announces a special Challenge Match Campaign to increase grant giving in 2023. Gifts made will be matched 1:1 up to $15,000 by the Board of Trustees by December...

Essex County To Distribute 1,000 Turkeys and Holiday Dinner Boxes Tuesday

Essex County will be distributing 1,000 turkeys and holiday dinner boxes beginning at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, December 20, 2022, until supplies run out on a first-come, first-served basis at the South Mountain Recreation...

Children’s Kwanzaa Event Friday with Grammy Nominated Artist FYUTUCH!

Montclair School District and Montclair NAACP Youth Council & Education Committee present Children's Kwanzaa Traditions on Friday, December 16, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Nishuane School (32 Cedar Ave, Montclair). Register here

West Orange Classic Film Festival Returns January 8th

West Orange, NJ - The 17th West Orange Classic Film Festival returns on January 8th to themAMC Essex Green Theatre. The Festival Theme for 2023 is "Fabulous Fables and Magical Myths” The film line-up includes: The...

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