Growing in the Garden Spring Sessions

Macculloch Hall Historical Museum: Preschool program holds sessions from February through June A year-round hands-on art program for 3 to 5 year olds and their caregivers, this program includes a story, a visit to MHHM’s gardens, and an art project. During inclement weather the program meets inside. 1:15-2pm and 3:45-4:30pm. Pre-registration required. Museum Members $8 per… Continue reading Growing in the Garden Spring Sessions

Jazz in July

The Morristown & Morris Township Library  will host  two evenings of Jazz this summer. The first, on July 18, will feature a Dixieland/Swing concert. The second, on July 25, will be Jazz Standards from the American Songbook. Refreshments will be served.  Tickets are $20 per concert and will benefit the Library.  Tickets will be available at the door. Featured performers for the… Continue reading Jazz in July

Green Drinks and Holiday Craft Bazaar

Join Sustainable Morristown for a special edition of Green Drinks! Sustainable Morristown is hosting Green Drinks as well as a special artisan craft bazaar. This is the perfect place to shop for the holidays, support our local economy and meet new people! Come to the Hyatt Morristown on Wednesday, December 18th for a night to… Continue reading Green Drinks and Holiday Craft Bazaar

Compatriots’ Day 5K on Saturday!

 For anyone who has entered into the world of running, completing a race and crossing the finish line can be one of the best feelings ever. There's no lie in a runner's high. Your weeks, months, or even years of training to get to that moment, whether it be for a 5k or full marathon,… Continue reading Compatriots’ Day 5K on Saturday!

The Blind Boys of Alabama and Dr. John & the Lower 911 in “Spirituals to Funk”

THIS THURSDAY November 15th at the MAYO PAC! Two icons of American music – Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Dr. John & The Lower 911, and five-time Grammy Award winners Blind Boys of Alabama -- perform together and with special guests in this concert that's a sumptuous gumbo of New Orleans jazz, blues and… Continue reading The Blind Boys of Alabama and Dr. John & the Lower 911 in “Spirituals to Funk”

Victorian Halloween!

By the Victorian era, the ancient rituals of All Hallows’ Eve had evolved into a holiday celebrated by children and adults alike. A special exhibit at Acorn Hall will explain popular games played at Victorian Halloween parties. It will also highlight the 19th-century Spiritualist movement. Spiritualism asserted that spirits of the dead can and do… Continue reading Victorian Halloween!

There are Halloween happenings galore in Morris County

via Jennifer L. Nelson at  The Daily Record Morris County residents and visitors will find plenty of tricks and treats this month thanks to Morris County Park Commission (MCPC): Celebrate Halloween on the farm with two events at Fosterfields Living Historical Farm (73 Kahdena Road) in Morristown. Families are invited to create unique jack-o’-lanterns using… Continue reading There are Halloween happenings galore in Morris County

Save the Date: The Seeing Eye Charity Motorcycle Ride

 Sunday, October 14, 2012 (rain date Oct. 20) Ride Start: Tramontin Harley-Davidson, Exit 12, Route 80, Hope, NJ. Bagels, coffee and refreshments will be at the start for all participants! Registration: 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Kickstands up: 10 a.m. Ride End: Lewis Morris Park, Sugarloaf Area A & B, Morristown, NJ. Meet Seeing Eye dog and… Continue reading Save the Date: The Seeing Eye Charity Motorcycle Ride

You could be the Match at the “Match Jake” Benefit!

Bands play Morristown club in hope of finding bone marrow donor match for young boy   When the bands hit the stage Sunday night September 9th at Morristown’s Dark Horse Lounge, their mission will go beyond the usual task of making great music, to trying to save a 6-year-old boy's life. But the audience will… Continue reading You could be the Match at the “Match Jake” Benefit!

Bike-In Movie Night is Back!

                  The 4th Annual Bike-In Movie Night is back...and as always, IT'S FREE! FRIDAY, AUGUST 31st!  6:15PM - Critical Mass Bike Ride leaves Town Hall on South St and arrives at the garden around 7pm. 6:30PM - Music: Byrdgrass Acoustic Trio 7:30PM - Movie: SOURLANDS - A… Continue reading Bike-In Movie Night is Back!