Events and Activities in Northwest New Jersey

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Halsey Pond, Knowlton Twp

January

Wednesday, 15; Lebanon

LEARN ABOUT LICHENS!. Slideshow & samples. 7am - 8:30pm. $3. Hunterdon County Arboretum, 1020 State Highway 31.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

Wednesday, 15; North Branch

DOKTOR KABOOM AND THE WHEEL OF SCIENCE. Grades: 3+ 10am. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

Saturday, 18; Gillette

OWLS IN THE HOUSE. education staff will present a program about these magnificent nighttime creatures, and introduce you to one of our “education ambassador” owls live and in person! 1pm. $10. The Meyersville Inn, 632 Meyersville Rd,.

The Raptor Trust; 908/647-1091

Saturday, 18; Hackettstown

BOSSA NOVA WAVE. Featuring guitar master Diego Figueiredo and clarinetist/sax great Ken Peplowski 8pm. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Avenue.

Centenary Stage Company January THAW Music Festival; 908/979-0900

Saturday, 18; Morristown

AUDRA MCDONALD. 8pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

Friday, 24; Morristown

THE SIMON & GARFUNKEL STORY. 8pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

Friday, 24; Ringwood

ACTING IMPROV WORKSHOPS. No experience necessary. In a supportive environment we will explore some basic improvisation, movement, and acting exercises. 7:30 - 9pm. Free.. 150 Snake Den Road.

The New Weis Center; 973/835-2160

Saturday, 25; Blairstown

SELDOM SCENE. Bluegrass legends 8pm. 30 Main Street.

Roy’s Hall; 908/362-1399

Saturday, 25; Columbia

WHERE IN THE WORLD TRIVIA. with Wine and Food Pairing 6 - 9pm. $25 pp. 594 State Highway 94.

Brook Hollow Winery; 908/496-8200

Saturday, 25; Gillette

TRIVIA NIGHT AT THE TRUST. Come test your knowledge about corvids (Ravens, Crows, Jays, and Magpies) in our first trivia event of the year! 2pm. $10. The Meyersville Inn,632 Meyersville Rd,.

The Raptor Trust; 908/647-1091

Saturday, 25; Hackettstown

SAM REIDER AND THE HUMAN HANDS. Irresistible melodies, fiery improvisation and otherworldly sounds collide in what Songlines Magazine has dubbed "mash-up of the the Klezmatics 8pm. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Avenue.

Centenary Stage Company January THAW Music Festival; 908/979-0900

Saturday, 25; Ringwood

The New Weis Center; 973/835-2160

Sunday, 26; Allamuchy

THE NICK SCHEUBLE QUARTET. Featuring Tomoko Ohno on piano and Max Morden on trumpet. 3 - 5pm. $30 in advance & $35 at door. 1686 Route 517 (Mountain Villa School).

Jazz at Rutherfurd Hall; 908/852-1894 x338

Sunday, 26; Ringwood

MUSIC AT MIDVALE: ACOUSTIC OPEN MIC. Showcase your special musical talent in the tradition of music halls and hootanannies of yesteryear. 3 - 5pm. $5. 150 Snake Den Road.

The New Weis Center; 973/835-2160

Monday, 27; Lebanon

WOODPECKERS OF NEW JERSEY. Learn all about these unique birds 7am - 8pm. $3. Echo Hill Park, 42 Lilac Drive.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

Thursday, 30; Morristown

THE 5 BROWNS. The 5 Browns are delivering on their dream to wake up classical music by introducing it to the widest, largest and most excited audience they can find. 7:30pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

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

Morristown National Historical Park Morristown

The Discover History Center at the Washington Museum

30 Washington Place; 973/539-2016 x210

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