Events and Activities in Northwest New Jersey

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January

Friday, 18; Morristown

JOHN FORSTER. 7:30pm. $10. Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Rd..

The Folk Project; 973/335-9489

Saturday, 19; Flemington

WINTER TRACKING. Although much of our wildlife is nocturnal and we do not always see it, we can see what animals are around us by the clues they leave behind. 9:30 - 10:30am. $3. Echo Hill, 42 Lilac Drive.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

Sunday, 20; Hope

United Astronomy Clubs of N.J. ; 908/459-4909

Sunday, 20; Flemington

WINTER SCAVENGER HUNT. Head out on a winter-themed scavenger hunt with a naturalist, searching for seeds, tracks, leaves, twigs, birds, pinecones, and berries, followed by some hot chocolate by the fire. 1 - 2pm. $5. Echo Hill, 42 Lilac Drive.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

Sunday, 20; Hackettstown

HARRY JAMES ORCHESTRA. January Music Fest. 8pm. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Avenue.

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

Thursday, 24; Flemington

Two magnificent ash trees stand at the top of a hill at the edge of the woods.

EMERALD ASH BORER & CURRENT AFFAIRS. A history of the EAB will be given and an account of what the steps have been taken to mitigate the effects of the EAB in the county and state. 7 - 8pm. Free but pre-register. Echo Hill, 42 Lilac Drive.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

Thursday, 24; Morristown

JOSH GATES LIVE!. The show takes viewers around the world and off the map for thrilling investigations into history's most iconic legends in immersive, hilarious, and nail-biting journeys of discovery. 7:30pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

Friday, 25; Columbia

COMEDY NIGHT AT BROOK HOLLOW WINERY. Bring your own dinner and make a night of it with three great comedians from NYC: Bill Chang, Melvin George, KC Aurora. 8pm. $20. 594 State Highway 94.

Brook Hollow Winery; 908/496-8200

Friday, 25; Morristown

JOAN & JONI. Allison Shapira and Kipyn Martin tribute to Baez and Mitchell 7:30pm. $10. Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Rd..

The Folk Project; 973/335-9489

Friday, 25; Newton

GAELIC STORM. 8pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

Saturday, 26; Flemington

MAPLE TREE TAPPING. Naturalist will demonstrate how to tap a maple tree and participants will help tap approximately thirty trees. 1pm - 2:30pm. $3. Echo Hill, 42 Lilac Drive.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

Saturday, 26; Hackettstown

MICHAEL CLEVELAND AND FLAMEKEEPER. January Music Fest presents one of the premier bluegrass fiddlers of his generation with his band delivering some of the most powerful, exciting and authentic bluegrass you can find! 8pm. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Avenue.

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

Saturday, 26; Morristown

THE MAGIC OF ADAM TRENT. 7:30pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

Saturday, 26; Newton

THE LORDS OF 52ND STREET. Billy Joel’s original band. 8pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

Sunday, 27; Morristown

NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA: DANIIL TRIFONOV & XIAN ZHANG. Two extraordinary artists explore the never-ending connections that music makes across the ages. 7:30pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

Monday, 28; Flemington

OWLS. Find out what kinds of owls live in Hunterdon County in a slide show, view some taxidermy specimens, and dissect owl pellets to find out what owls eat. 6:30 - 8pm. $3. Echo Hill, 42 Lilac Drive.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158


Upcoming Events...


Ongoing Theater and Concerts

The Folk Project, Morristown

MINSTREL CONCERT SERIES. Shows every Friday, presenting traditional American and ethnic "folk" music, as well as music of contemporary, primarily acoustic songwriters. The second Friday of the month is an open stage/audition night. 7:30pm. $10 adults; children 12 and under free.

Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Road. ; 973/335-9489

Ongoing Programs and Events

Paulinskill Valley Trail, Andover to Columbia

Saturdays • NATURE WALKS. Hike the Paulins Kill Valley Trail. Hike different sections with various themes. Hikes leave from Kittatinny SP, Warbasse Jct., or Footbridge Park in Blairstown. Free.

Paulinskill Vally Trail Committee; 908/684-4820

Pequest Trout Hatchery and Natural Resource Education Center , Oxford

; 908/637-4125

Ongoing Tours and Exhibits

Gallery 23, Blairstown

23 Main Street. ; 908/362-6865

Morristown National Historical Park Morristown

The Discover History Center at the Washington Museum

30 Washington Place; 973/539-2016 x210

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