Events and Activities in Northwest New Jersey

Upcoming events forward from February, 2019

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February 1; Morristown

THE HAVANA CUBA ALL-STARS. 7:30pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

February 1-2; North Branch

WHEN I PUT ON YOUR GLOVE. Sandglass Theater $15. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

February 2; Flemington

WILDLIFE OF HUNTERDON. Learn about the animals living in your own backyard including the coyote, the bear, snakes, bats, and many more. 5 - 6pm. $3. Echo Hill, 42 Lilac Drive.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

February 3; Morristown

JOHNNY PEERS AND THE MUTTVILLE COMIX. Ringling Brothers Clown College graduate Johnny Peers and his personality-plus canines are coming to tickle your funny bone with amazing and hilarious stunts! 1:30 & 4:30pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

February 4; Morristown

HERB GARDNER’S GROUND HOG JAM. Trombonist Herb Gardner returns after a two year hiatus to celebrate one of his favorite holidays along with the finest musicians from New England and the surrounding area. 7:30pm. $35. 6 Normandy Heights Rd..

Morris Museum Bickford Theater; 973/971-3700

February 4; Morristown

HERB GARDNER’S GROUND HOG JAM. 7:30pm. $20. 6 Normandy Heights Rd..

Morris Museum Bickford Theater; 973/971-3700

February 7; Newton

LEANN RIMES. 8pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

February 7; North Branch

HIROYA TSUKAMOTO. 7pm. $15. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

February 9; Hackettstown

MARTHA REDBONE ROOTS PROJECT. Miss Redbone's music flows equally from her own unique, award-winning blend of Native American elements with funk and her deep roots in Appalachian folk and Piedmont blues. 8pm. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Avenue.

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

February 9; Newton

WALTER TROUT AND ERIC GALES. 8pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

February 9; Princeton

VICTORIAN PRESSED FLOWER WORKSHOP. Spend a wintry afternoon as Victorian women, such as Harriet Stockton might have, and create pressed flower art with Morven’s Curator of Education Debra Lampert-Rudman 11am - 2pm. $25. 55 Stockton Street.

Morven Museum & Garden; 609/924-8144

February 9; West Milford

BEEFSTEAK DINNER FUNDRAISER. BYOB, door prizes and raffle 7 - 10pm. $40. 666 Macopin Rd.

Apsahwa Volunteer Firehouse; 201/230-8633

February 10; Newton

THREE DOG NIGHT. 8pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

February 10; Wantage

ANNUAL WINTER TREK . Educational and scenic hike for casual and novice hikers. 2 - 3:30pm. Free, donations appreciated for restoration efforts. 50 Neilson Road.

Friends of Lusscroft Farm; 973/288-2760

February 13; Morristown

LOVE LETTERS. A.R. Gurney’s tender emotional portrait about the powerful connection of love. 7:30pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

February 13; Princeton

Morven Museum & Garden; 609/924-8144

February 15; Morristown

DISNEY’S DCAPPELLA. Disney Music Group’s new a cappella group featuring seven world class vocalists, embarks on its first North American tour. 8pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

February 15; North Branch

42FT – A MENAGERIE OF MECHANICAL MARVELS. Cirque Mechanics $25 & $35. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

February 16; Gillette

OWLS IN THE HOUEE. Join us in our education center to learn about New Jersey’s owls, meet a live owl, and build an owl house for your own backyard! A 1pm. $10. The Meyersville Inn,632 Meyersville Rd,.

The Raptor Trust; 908/647-1091

February 16; Newton

JOHN LODGE. Moody Blue on his own. 8pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

February 17; Allamuchy

Jazz at Rutherfurd Hall; 908/852-1894 x338

February 17; Morristown

SHANGHAI OPERA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. 3pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

February 17; Newton

Fairview Lake Camp & Conference Center; 973/383-9282

February 21; North Branch

KRISTIN ANDREASSEN. 7pm. $15. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

February 23; Long Valley

ANTIQUES IN LONG VALLEY. 9am - 4pm. $7. Long Valley Middle School, 51 W. Mill Rd..

Long Valley Woman's Club; 908/876-3279

February 23; Morristown

JACKIE EVANCHO: AN EVENING WITH THE NEW AMERICAN SONGBOOK. 8pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

February 24; 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

February 27; Hampton

MERCURY & THE EARLY EVENING SKY. See Mercury up close and then some other celestial features as the sky turns to night. 5:45 - 7:30pm. $3. Hoffman Park, 26 Baptist Church Road.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

February 27; Lebanon

. 7 - 8pm. $3. 1020 State Highway 31.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

February 28; Lebanon

WATERFOWL LECTURE. Ducks and duck-like birds in the local area. 7 - 8pm. $3. 1020 State Highway 31.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

February 28; North Branch

SHAUN BOOTHE’S UNAUTHORIZED BIOGRAPHY SERIES. noon and 7pm. $15 & $25. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

March 7; North Branch

GABRIEL ROYAL. 7pm. $15. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

March 9; Flemington

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

March 9; North Branch

FROM PURPLE TO PÄRT. RIOULT Dance NY 8pm. $25 & $35. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

March 9; Succasunna

ROXBURY THEATER COMEDY NIGHT. 8pm. Free. Investors Bank Theater, 72 Eyland Ave.

Roxbury Arts Alliance; 862/219-1379

March 11; Morristown

BIX BEIDERBECKE’S BIRTHDAY BASH. Cornetist, Mike Davis, leads the celebration. 7:30pm. $20. 6 Normandy Heights Rd..

Morris Museum Bickford Theater; 973/971-3700

March 17; Allamuchy

Jazz at Rutherfurd Hall; 908/852-1894 x338

March 27; Far Hills

PRUNING WORKSHOP. Learn how to maintain the health and beauty of your home garden. 10am. $15. 11 Layton Rd.

Leonard J. Buck Garden; 908/234-2677

April 5; North Branch

GOLDEN DRAGON ACROBATS. 7pm. $25 & $35. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

April 6; Franklin Township

ROSE PRUNING WORKSHOP. Basic pruning techniques and proper tools used for pruning. 9am - 12pm. $15. Mettlers Road.

Colonial Park; 908-722-1200

April 7; Allamuchy

RONNY WHYTE TRIO SINGS SINATRA. Ronny Whyte is an interpreter of Classic American Popular Song, an outstanding jazz pianist, and a successful songwriter. 3pm. 1686 Route 517 (Mountain Villa School).

Jazz at Rutherfurd Hall; 908/852-1894 x338

April 7; Basking Ridge

RARE HERPS!. Conserve Wildlife Foundation (CWF) of New Jersey biologist, Allegra Mitchell, will discuss some of the rarest reptile and amphibian species in the state. 1 - 2pm. Free. 190 Lord Stirling Road.

Environmental Education Center; 908/722-1200 ext. 5002

April 7; North Branch

BROADWAY’S NEXT HIT MUSICAL. 3pm. $20 & $30. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

April 8; Morristown

RIO CLEMENTE AND FRIENDS. 7:30pm. $20. 6 Normandy Heights Rd..

Morris Museum Bickford Theater; 973/971-3700

April 14; Sussex

ANNUAL VERNAL POOL EXPLORATION. Visit vernal pools to explore these habitats and learn why these sites are important to many species of amphibians, reptils, insects, and other wildlife. 2 - 3:30pm. Free, donation requested. 50 Neilson Road.

Friends of Lusscroft Farm; 973/702-2289

April 27; Harmony

Historic Preservation Commission of Harmony Township & Harmony Historical Society; 908/213-1600

April 27-28; Far Hills

Leonard J. Buck Garden; 908-722-1200, ext. 5621

April 30; Far Hills

GARDEN PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP - FLOWER & LANDSCAPE. This class will involve plant close-ups and landscape scenes and is designed for both digital and film photographers. 9 - 11:30am. $35, preregistration. 11 Layton Rd.

Leonard J. Buck Garden; 908/722-1200, ext. 5621

May 2; North Branch

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

May 6; Morristown

STEPHANIE TRICK AND PAOLO ALDERIGHI. Husband and wife team play classic jazz piano. 7:30pm. $20. 6 Normandy Heights Rd..

Morris Museum Bickford Theater; 973/971-3700

May 23; Morristown

NEVILLE DICKIE AND THE MIDIRI BROTHERS. 7:30pm. $20. 6 Normandy Heights Rd..

Morris Museum Bickford Theater; 973/971-3700

June 14-22; Delaware River

ANNUAL DELAWARE RIVER SOJOURN. A seven-day guided paddling trip on the wild and scenic Delaware River, combining canoeing/kayaking, camping, educational programs, historical interpretation, and more. Call for fees.

Delaware River Sojourn; 646/205-2724

July 6; Wantage

LUSSCROFT DAY. Vendors, equine events, barn sale, displays and more. $5, under 17 Free. Lusscroft Farm, 50 Neilson Road.

Friends of Lusscroft Farm; 973/288-2760

September 1; Budd Lake

35TH ANNUAL SCANDINAVIAN FEST. Heritage festival celebrating the cultures of Scandinavia:  food, crafts, 6 stages & contest field of entertainment, music, dancing, folkdress, special kids' program, artisans, encampments, Vikings (limited pillage & ravaging). 10am - 6pm. $11 adv sale, $14 at gate. Vasa Park, 1 Wolfe Rd.

Scandinavian Fest, Inc; 610/417-1483

October 13; Wantage

BENEFIT BARN SALE. Two Barns filled with furniture, toys, home/garden items, used books, tools, sporting goods, and miscellaneous treasures. 10am - 3pm. Free. 50 Neilson Road.

Friends of Lusscroft Farm; 862/266-5021

October 13; Wantage

ANNUAL AUTUMN LEAVES HIKE . Educational and scenic hike for casual and novice hikers. 2 - 3:30pm. Free. 50 Neilson Road.

Friends of Lusscroft Farm; 973/702-2289

November 30-1; Wantage

Friends of Lusscroft Farm; 973/288-2760

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