Events and Activities in Northwest New Jersey

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Winter Birdwatch!

January

Friday, 27; Hope

A NIGHT OF SONGWRITERS AT THE INN. The cozy tavern room with fireplace will be the setting for enjoying the tunes of accomplished Skylands Songwriters Guild members. Great food and grog available. 2 - 6pm. Free. 319 Hope Johnsonburg Rd. (Rt. 519).

Inn at Millrace Pond; 908/459-4884

Saturday, 28; Columbia

Brook Hollow Winery; 908/496-8200

Saturday, 28; Hackettstown

SWEET PLANTAIN. Blending jazz, Latin, hip hop, and classical styles, this virtuoso quartet brings a freshness and inventiveness to every note they play. 8pm. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Ave..

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

Saturday, 28; Sussex

WINTER FESTIVAL. Activities will include winter themed crafts, story corner, guided hike, sing along, hot cocoa & cookies by the fire, winter weather program, and snowshoeing and ice-fishing demonstrations (conditions permitting). 12 - 3pm. Interpretive Center, 1480 State Route 23.

Friends of High Point State Park; 973/875-4800

Sunday, 29; Morristown

SING-A-LONG MOVIE: WIZARD OF OZ. 3pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

February

Friday, 3; North Branch

TOMMY: A BLUEGRASS OPRY. The Who’s iconic rock opera has been transformed into a full-length bluegrass tribute—with all of the original record’s energy, instrumental showmanship and rock star vocals intact. 8pm. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

Saturday, 4; Hackettstown

LISA BALDWIN AND DAVE HANEY. Benefit Concert for 'Innovation Initiatives' by faculty, staff, and students of Centenary University. Reservations recommended. 8pm. $10. Lackland Center, 715 Grand Ave..

Centenary Stage Company; 908/979-0900

Saturday, 4; Morristown

ANNUAL BLACKBURN SCHOLARSHIP TEA. William Thomas from Chanticleer Garden will speak 2pm - 4pm. $20. 353 East Hanover Ave..

The Frelinghuysen Arboretum; 973/326-7601

Saturday, 4; Morristown

Morris Museum Astronomical Society; 973/971-3700

Sunday, 5; Morristown

INTO THE WOODS. Musical about the power of wishes and what really happens after they come true. 3pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

Tuesday, 7; Morristown

TAJ EXPRESS. Celebration of Indian pop music and Bollywood culture and traditions. 7:30pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

Friday, 10-11; North Branch

CHIFLON, ELL SILENCIO DEL CARBON. This exquisitely eloquent retelling of a story by the distinguished Chilean author Baldomero Lillo is played out in silence using simple white marionettes. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

Tuesday, 14; Columbia

VALENTINE'S DAY DINNER. Enjoy a romantic evening with your loved one with your choice of a bottle of wine, savory entrees, and live music. $115/couple. 594 State Highway 94.

Brook Hollow Winery; 908/496-8200

Sunday, 12; Morristown

ONCE. Tale of a Dublin street musician 2 & 7:30pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

Friday, 17; North Branch

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

Saturday, 18; Columbia

COMEDY NIGHT AND DINNER. Three comedians, dinner, dessert, wine. 7 - 9pm. $25. 594 State Highway 94.

Brook Hollow Winery; 908/496-8200

Saturday, 18; North Branch

THE LAST OF THE RED HOT LOVERS. In the heat of the 1960s sexual revolution, a middle-aged married man sets off to celebrate the decade of free love... before it's too late! 8pm. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.

The Theatre at RVCC; 908/725-3420

Thursday, 23; Morristown

NATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF UKRAINE. 7:30pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

Saturday, 25; Long Valley

ANTIQUES IN LONG VALLEY. 9:30am - 4:30pm. $7. Long Valley Middle School, 51 W. Mill Rd..

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

Sunday, 26; 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

Sunday, 26; Morristown

RACHMANINOFF’S SECOND PIANO CONCERTO. Kirill Gerstein 3pm. 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008


Upcoming Events...


Ongoing Theater and Concerts

Saturdays; North Branch

Raritan Valley Community College Planetarium; 908/231-8805

Ongoing Programs and Events

Fred S. Burroughs North Jersey Trout Unlimited, Sparta

Sparta VFW, 66 Main St. ; 201/207-0928

Pequest Trout Hatchery and Natural Resource Education Center, Oxford

Weekends • A series of programs about the natural world around us for young and old alike. Preregistration is usually required. Topics range from a child’s first introduction to nature to seminars for expert fly fishers.

605 Pequest Rd.; 908/637-4125

Ongoing Tours and Exhibits

Morristown National Historical Park, Morristown

30 Washington Place; 973/539-2016 x210

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