Events and Activities in Northwest New Jersey

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Friday, 18; Morristown

The Folk Project;

Friday, 18-20; Dover

THE SUBJECT WAS DOORKNOBS. (or Lemonade, Amazons and Their Dubious Association With Doorknobs). Comedic thriller written by local playwright Thom Florio. 69 Elliot St.

Dover Little Theater; 973/328-9202

Saturday, 19; Clinton

OBOE FUSION. Featuring “Mozart in the Jungle” author Blair Tindall, Marilyn Coyne, and Raritan River Music Festival Co-Founder Thomas Gallant 7:30pm. $21, students free. Clinton Presbyterian Church, 91 Center Street.

Raritan River Music Festival; 908/213-1100

Saturday, 19; Morristown

Morristown National Historical Park; 973/539-2016

Saturday, 19-20; Morristown

NEW JERSEY BALLET. Saturday: The Bard’s Ballets: Romeo & Juliet and Macbeth Sunday: Cinderella 100 South Street.

Mayo Performing Arts Center; 973/539-8008

Saturday, 19-20; Wantage

Lusscroft Farm; 862/268-1557

Monday, 21; Somerset

Tuesday, 22; Lake Hopatcong

EAGLES SIGHTSEEING EXCURSION. Join Bob Behrent, a long-time local who takes photographs of the eagles that live in a tree on Lake Hopatcong. 3 - 5pm. $35. 37 Nolans Point Park Rd..

Lake Hopatcong Cruises; 973/663-5000

Friday, 25-27; Port Murray

ACOUSTIC GETAWAY. A three-day musical mini-vacation featuring 150 Folk Project members and friends. Preregistration is required. YMCA Camp Bernie.

The Folk Project;

Friday, 25-28; Somerville

Tour of Somerville; 908/725-7223 x13

Saturday, 26; Ringwood

Highlands Natural Pool; 973/835/4299

Saturday, 26; Stanton

DUO A CORDA. Martin Haug guitar, Birgitte Stærnes violin; direct from Norway. Featuring Newman & Oltman Guitar Duo 7:30pm. $21, students free. Stanton Reformed Church, 1 Stanton Mountain Road (at Route 629).

Raritan River Music Festival; 908/213-1100

Sunday, 27; Milford

NA'BODACH, THE BAND. Six fabulous celtic musicians, plus electricity. Enjoy the farm’s delicious foods which are available for purchase; BYOB. 1 - 4pm. Free, resv requested. 369 Stamets Road.

Bobolink Dairy and Bakeyard; 908/864-7277

Monday, 28; Columbia

Ramsaysburg Historic Homestead; 908/496-4273

Monday, 28; Lake Hopatcong

HOLIDAY MEMORIAL DAY EXCURSION. Ninety minute cruise around Lake Hopatcong with light snack bar. 3:30 - 5pm. $30. 37 Nolans Point Park Rd..

Lake Hopatcong Cruises; 973/663-5000

Tuesday, 29; Mendham

FULL MOON HIKE. Night time critters, bugs, and the glow of the moon. 8:30 - 10pm. $10. 339 Pleasant Valley Road.

Schiff Nature Preserve; 973/543-6004

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 Paulinskill 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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