Events and Activities in Northwest New Jersey

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Wick House, Jockey Hollow

February

Wednesday, 21; Hillsborough

WINTER TREE ID. Learn how to identify trees by looking at their bark, buds, and shape. 5 - 6;30pm. $8. Sourland Mountain Preserve.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

Sunday, 25; Blairstown

ARTIST WORKSHOP. Come join Brooke VanDerzee for a fun filled afternoon creating upcycled tin earrings. 1 - 3pm. $40. 23 Main Street.

Gallery 23; 908/362-6865

Wednesday, 28; Flemington

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

Thursday, 29; Ringwood

AUDUBON: ATTRACTING NESTING BIRDS. Don Torino, President of the Bergen County Audubon Society will give an indoor presentation on how to attract nesting birds to your backyard.  1pm. Free. 20 Morris Rd..

Skylands Botanical Gardens; 973/962-7031

March

Friday, 1; Blairstown

KARAN CASEY. 8pm. 30 Main Street.

Roy’s Hall; 908/362-1399

Sunday, 3; Ringwood

MAPLE SUGARING & BONFIRE SOCIAL FOR ADULTS. Join us for a fun afternoon just for adults! First we’ll learn about the process, history and ecology of maple sap and syrup. 4 - 6pm. $22 per person. 150 Snake Den Road. More...

The New Weis Center; 973/835-2160

Tuesday, 5; Hackettstown

KILLING STORM. U Boats off N.J. Coast 7pm. Free. American Legion, 494 Willow Grove. More...

Hackettstown Historical Society; 908/852-8797

Thursday, 7; Newton

SAMANTHA FISH. 7pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

Saturday, 9; Flemington

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

Sunday, 10; Boonton

SPRING CAR TREK. Explore the small-town charm of the northern Highlands region in Sussex and Passaic counties. 35$ per vehicle. Reservoir Tavern.

NJ Highlands Coalition; 973/588-7190

Sunday, 10; Hackettstown

ST. PATRICK'S PARADE. Streets fill with enthusiasm as families, residents and visitors line up along the curb, in store windows and porches to celebrate and witness the festive parade.

Hackettstown BID; 908/850-5004

Thursday, 14; Flemington

BUILD A BLUEBIRD BOX WORKSHIP. Learn about our Eastern Bluebirds and assemble boxes. 7 - 8:30pm. Echo Hill, 42 Lilac Drive.

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

Thursday, 14; Hackettstown

THE TARTAN TERRORS. Their own Celtic Invasion, mixing music energy with traditional folklore, dance, and humor.  With an arsenal featuring classic bagpipes and fiddle, driving drum tones, and signature guitar style 7:30pm. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Ave..

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

Saturday, 16; Blairstown

SERENE GREEN. NEPA’s young lions of Bluegrass! 8pm. 30 Main Street.

Roy’s Hall; 908/362-1399

Saturday, 16; Hopatcong

SPRING SHOPPING EXTRAVAGANZA. Fifty local vendors and crafters. 50/50 and food available for purchase. 10am - 4pm. Free. St. Jude’s Church, 40 Maxim Drive.

NJ Vendor Connect

Saturday, 23; Flemington

WATERFOWL & WOODCOCK. Look for ducks and other water birds, as well as check on the eagles at Merrill Creek. 1 - 8pm. Echo Hill, 42 Lilac Drive. More...

Hunterdon County Parks; 908/782-1158

Saturday, 23; Hackettstown

BUCKWHEAT ZYDECO JR. AND ILS SONT PARTIS BAND. The Creole cousin of jazz, Zydeco music will have you up dancing in the isles! 8pm. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Ave..

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

Saturday, 23; Newton

DEL MCCOURY BAND. 8pm. 234 Spring Street.

The Newton Theatre; 973/383-3700

Saturday, 23; Sussex

MAPLE SUGARING DEMONSTRATION. Live demonstrations of how to tap the maple trees, collect the sap, and make the delicious syrup. Fresh maple syrup available for purchase. Fun for the whole family! 10am - 3pm. P.O. Box 7191.

Friends of Lusscroft Farm; 973/940-8855

Sunday, 24; Allamuchy

JERRY WELDON QUARTET. This series is produced by Ed Coyne who has been bringing the Hackettstown area jazz events for more than twenty years. 2 - 4pm. 1686 Route 517 (Mountain Villa School). More...

Jazz at Rutherfurd Hall; 908/852-1894 x33


Upcoming Events...


Ongoing Programs and Events

Farmstead Arts, Basking Ridge

January 7-February 26 • YOUR WATER, YOUR FUTURE. A curated art exhibit featuring paintings, photography, sculpture and mixed media art of the four-state Highlands Region.Free.

450 King George Road. ; 908/636-7576

Gallery 23, Blairstown

Work by Robin Rickard

23 Main Street. ; 908/362-6865

Centenary Stage Company, Hackettstown

Lackland Center, 715 Grand Ave.. ; 908/979-0900

Morris County Historical Society, Morristown

February 7-July 14 • DEMPSEY BY DESIGN: THE CREATIONS OF A MORRISTOWN IRISH DRESSMAKER. The creations of Mrs. R.F. (Catherine) Dempsey (1850-1931)1:30 - 2:30. $5-$8.

Acorn Hall, 68 Morris Ave.. ; 973/267-3465

The Warren Heritage Museum at Bread Lock Park, Stewartsville

A full scale canal boat model is on display at Bread Lock Park

2627 State Route 57. ; 908/475-6532

United Astronomy Clubs of NJ, Hope

Above, the Rosette Nebula is approximately 130 light years in diameter and 5,000 light years from Earth. Young stars at the center excite the surrounding hydrogen gas and cause it to glow. The photograph was taken at the UACNJ site in Jenny Jump State Forest by Gregg Waldron, MMAS

Jenny Jump State Park. ; 908/459-4366

Morristown National Historical Park Morristown

30 Washington Place; 973/539-2016 x210

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