Events and Activities in Northwest New Jersey

Upcoming events forward from November, 2019

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November 1-3; Blairstown

Princeton-Blairstown Center; 908/362-6765 x1.

November 2; Hackettstown

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

November 2; Lebanon

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

November 2; Morristown

VINCE GILL. 8pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

November 2; Mount Tabor

Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms; 973/540-0311

November 2; Newton

THE OUTLAWS. 8pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

November 2; Sparta

Sparta Special Olympics;

November 3; Hackettstown

THE NEW JERSEY BALLET. Hansel and Gretel 2pm. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Avenue.

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

November 3; Lebanon

BEGINNING PHOTOGRAPHY. Students will learn how to use their cameras on the manual setting. Shutter speed, aperture, depth of field, lighting, use of lenses and composition will be discussed. 1 - 4pm. $55. Hunterdon County Arboretum, 1020 Rt 31.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

November 3; Liberty Corner

FRISBEE FOR FUN. The ultimate Frisbee Tournament 1 - 4pm. $20 per player. 3415 Valley Road.

Bonnie Brae School for Boys; 908/647-0800

November 3; Stanton

BUCKWHEAT -FROM THE FIELDS TO THE TABLE. This open house and hands-on program involves grinding and sieving buckwheat flour as well as preparing buckwheat cakes for the open hearth. 1 - 4pm. Free, donations welcome. Bouman-Stickney Farmstead, 114 Dreahook Road.

Readington Museums; 908/581-0232

November 6; Morristown

DEEPAK CHOPRA: THE NATURE OF REALITY. 7:30pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

November 7-10; Hackettstown

COHAN & COMPANY. A one-man tour de force based on the life of George M. Cohan. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Avenue.

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

November 8; Blairstown

SIDELINE. The bluegrass powerhouse with Serene Green 8pm. 30 Main Street.

Roy’s Hall; 908/362-1399

November 8; Flemington

EMPTY BOWL FUNDRAISER. . Lunch will be served 11am - 2:30pm. $30. St. Magdalen Church Communiy Center, 105 Mine St.

Flemington Area Food Pantry; 908/788-5568

November 8-10; Blairstown

BOYS' ADVENTURE & LEADERSHIP WEEKEND. Join other boys (Grade 6-12) for a weekend of fun while building leadership skills at our beautiful 264-acre campus located near the Delaware Water Gap National Recreational Area. $100 includes programming, meals, and lodging. $85 early bird (10/5). 158 Millbrook Road.

Princeton-Blairstown Center; 908/362-6765

November 9; Belvidere

MUSHROOM CULTIVATION WORKSHOP. Learn how to grow your own mushrooms for personal or commercial purposes. All participants go home with a shiitake mushroom starter kit. Pre-register by 10/3 1:30 - 3:30pm. $20. Wayne Dumont Jr. Administration Building.

Rutgers Cooperative Extension; 908/475-6507

November 9; Millington

OWLS IN THE HOUSE. Screech Owl nest building workshop and owl program. $10. 1452 White Bridge Road.

The Raptor Trust; 908/647-2353

November 9; Newton

JOHN HIATT. 8pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

November 9-10; Bedminster

HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE. Join us as we kick off the holiday season with two fun days of shopping, refreshments and good cheer!! Featuring farm tables, women's apparel, jewelry, unique gifts and custom furniture. 285 Lamington Rd..

Lamington Lifestyles; 908/439-2034

November 10; High Bridge

SOLITUDE HOUSE OPEN HOUSE. Solitude House Museum, 7 River Road.

Borough of High Bridge; 908/638-6455

November 10; Morristown

NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. Spanish- and French-Inspired Showpieces 3pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

November 14-17; Hackettstown

KVETCHES OF 1932. Songs and comic sketches from Yiddish and American vaudeville with miscellaneous related frou - frou. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Avenue.

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

November 15; Far Hills

THANKFUL LIGHTS. Participants will create their own lantern decorated with a personalized message and attached to an illuminated float that will be released on Buck Garden’s Lower Pond. 5 - 6:30pm. $15. 11 Layton Rd.

Leonard J. Buck Garden; 908/234-2677

November 15; North Branch

NOBUNTU. Female a cappella quintet from Zimbabwe has drawn international acclaim for its inventive performances that range from traditional Zimbabwean songs to afro jazz to gospel. 7pm. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

November 15-17; Blairstown

GIRLS' ADVENTURE & LEADERSHIP WEEKEND. Join other girls (Grade 6-12) for a weekend of fun while building leadership skills at our beautiful 264-acre campus located near the Delaware Water Gap National Recreational Area. $100 includes programming, meals, and lodging. $85 early bird (10/5). 158 Millbrook Road.

Princeton-Blairstown Center; 908/362-6765

November 16; Lebanon

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

November 17; Millington

THE SALMON-EATING OWLS OF SIBERIA. Lecture on the Blakiston's Fish Owl with Jonathan Slaght. $10/$5 seniors. 1452 White Bridge Road.

The Raptor Trust; 908/647-2353

November 18; Flemington

FAMILY TURKEY NIGHT. Learn about these huge birds by observing a taxidermied turkey, touching turkey wings and feet, and reading a story on turkeys. 6 - 7pm. $3/child, adult attends for free. Echo Hill Park, 42 Lilac Drive.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

November 21; Newton

TOMMY CASTRO & TINSLEY ELLIS. 8pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

November 22; Morristown

ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK. 8pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

November 23; Augusta

ANNUAL FALL CRAFT FAIR. Visit over 100 tables featuring the work of talented artists and crafters. Bake sale area and hot food concessions available all day. 10am - 4pm. Sussex County Fairgrounds, 37 Plains Rd..

Northwest Christian School; 973/383-9713

November 23; Morristown

A MAGICAL CIRQUE CHRISTMAS. 3 & 8pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

November 23; North Branch

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) {REVISED}. All 37 plays in 97 minutes by The Reduced Shakespeare Company. 8pm. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

November 24; Allamuchy

SWINGADELIC. Featuring the music of Johnny Mercer. 3 - 5pm. $30 in advance & $35 at door. 1686 Route 517 (Mountain Villa School).

Jazz at Rutherfurd Hall; 908/852-1894 x338

November 24; Clinton

WONDERS OF WILDLIFE, SPIRITS, AND ART. Meet the artists, buy that perfect painting, and enjoy delicious food, spirits and music. 3 - 6pm. $45. Hunterdon Art Museum.

Woodlands Wildlife Refuge; 908/730-8300

November 29; Columbia

COMEDY NIGHT AT BROOK HOLLOW WINERY. Bring your own dinner and make a night of it with a hilarious ventriloquist and two other great comedians. 8pm. $20. 594 State Highway 94.

Brook Hollow Winery; 908/496-8200

November 29-30; Port Murray

HOLIDAY GREENHOUSE TOUR. Join us for an informative lecture-tour of our collection of herbs from around the world. 11am and 2pm. Free. 205 Mt. Bethel Rd.

Well-Sweep Herb Farm; 908/852-5390

November 29-1; Clinton

DICKENS' DAYS. Annual holiday extravaganza along Main Street featuring horse-drawn carriage rides, carolers and music and street performers.

Clinton Guild;

November 30; Blairstown

JINGLE ON MAIN. Join us once again for a wonderful small-town tradition, featuring vendors, music, kids crafts, food and, of course, Santa in his own Winter Wonderland. Official Blairstown tree lighting! 10am - 4pm. Main Street.

Blairstown Business Association; 908/362-1214

November 30; Morristown

MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS BY CHIP DAVIS. 3 & 8pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

November 30; Newton

NATALIE MACMASTER & DONNELL LEAHY. Holiday fiddles 8pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

November 30-1; Wantage

Friends of Lusscroft Farm; 973/288-2760

Weekends; November 30 - December 8; Bedminster

COLONIAL CHRISTMAS. Museum tours, holiday shopping with boutique merchants and artisans, festive music, period decorations, reenactors, Santa visits. 10am - 4pm. $10. Vanderveer House, 3055 River Road, River Road Park.

Friends of Jacobus Vanderveer House; 908/396-6053

December 1; Morristown

MOOSELTOE. 1:30 & 4:30pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

December 1; North Branch

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

December 5; Washington

Musconectong Watershed Association; 908/537-7060

December 6; Clinton

CHRISTMAS PARADE. 7pm. Main Street.

Clinton Guild; 908/735-8614

December 6; Morristown

THE IRISH TENORS HOLIDAY CONCERT. 8pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

December 7; Frelinghuysen

Antler Ridge Wildlife Sanctuary; 973/980-8531

December 7; Lebanon

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

December 7; Morristown

16TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY GIFT FAIR. Purchase gifts that support twelve local and international charities. Plus fair trade items: handcrafted clothing, accessories, kitchen, and décor 8:30am - 4. 21 Normandy Heights Rd.

Morristown Unitarian Fellowship; 973/540-1177

December 7-8; Hope

HOPE CHRISTMAS CRAFT MARKET. Juried craft show & sale. 10 - 5. $4. Hope School.

Hope Recreation Commission; 908/459-5127

December 7-8; Millbrook

Millbrook Village Society/National Park Service ; 973/875-3461

December 7-9; Sparta

LAKE MOHAWK GERMAN CHRISTMAS MARKET. Shop merchants or stroll the boardwalk enjoying German beer & brats. Proceeds benefit local charities. Free. White Deer Plaza, 21 Boardwalk.

Lake Mohawk German Christmas Market; 973/529-4752

Weekends, Dec. 7 - 15; Walpack

Walpack Historical Society; 973/948-4903

December 8; Delaware

CHRISTMAS IN THE COUNTRY HOUSE TOUR. Historic homes in Knowlton Township. 12 - 3pm. $15. Route 46 and Ramseyburg Road.

Ramsaysburg Historic Homestead; 908/496-4273

December 8; Newton

BLOOD SWEAT & TEARS. 7pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

December 8; Stanton

DUTCH CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE. Open hearth cooking, colonial musicians and Sinterklass. 1 - 4pm. Free, donations welcome. Bouman-Stickney Farmstead, 114 Dreahook Road.

Readington Museums; 908/236-2327

December 12; Clinton

CANDLELIGHT NIGHT. Luminaries line the streets, horse-drawn carriages, and late-night shopping. 5 - 9pm. Main Street.

Clinton Guild; 908/735-8614

December 14; North Branch

A CHRISTMAS CAROL. Nebraska Theatre Caravan 2pm. $50 & $60. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

December 14-22; Belvidere

A CHRISTMAS STORY. 114 Greenwich St..

Country Gate Players; 908/475-1104

December 20-22; Hackettstown

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

December 31; Morristown

FIRST NIGHT MORRIS. 40+ performances for one price at fourteen inside venues, fireworks, free shuttle bus services 4:45pm - midnight. $20 before Dec. 21.

First Night Morris; 973-455-0708

January 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

February 23; Frenchtown

OPEN HOUSE. The gallery’s annual open house includes refreshments, special guests, and door prizes to support the Mercer County Wildlife Center. 1 - 5pm. 55 Bridge St..

Decoys and Wildlife Gallery; 908/996-6501

March 14; Flemington

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

March 22; Allamuchy

DAN LEVINSON SEXTET. 3 - 5pm. $30 in advance & $35 at door. 1686 Route 517 (Mountain Villa School).

Jazz at Rutherfurd Hall; 908/852-1894 x338

April 19; Allamuchy

THE HARRY ALLEN AND GRANT STEWART QUINTET. 3 - 5pm. $30 in advance & $35 at door. 1686 Route 517 (Mountain Villa School).

Jazz at Rutherfurd Hall; 908/852-1894 x338

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