From the Maplewood Library: Join us for an afternoon of fun. There will be lots of LEGOs for everyone to build and display their creations! Ages 5+. More information.
From MPAC: Jennie Garth & Tori Spelling announced their all new tour today, JENNIE GARTH & TORI SPELLING LIVE. The tour will bring the ladies of 90210 to 07960 for the ultimate girls night. The evening promises to be filled with memories and laughs, and of course a ton of fun, at an event best described as an interactive, live talk show hosted by Jennie & Tori. The tour announcement coincides with FOX’s new series, “BH90210,” co-created, produced by and starring Garth and Spelling. The new series follows the original cast playing heightened versions of themselves in a brand-new serialized dramedy- showing the making of a show within a show.“BH90210” premieres on Wednesday, August 7 on FOX, at 9/10c. More information
From Stone House at Stirling Ridge: Ever wished you could make your own delicious cocktails like the ones you get at the Stone House bar? Then you won’t want to miss our monthly cocktail classes. Bring a friend, a coworker, or even a date and one of our master mixologists will teach you how to mix up the drinks yourself and impress your house guests! All materials are provided, and a selection of appetizers are served for the evening. Starts at 7pm. $45 per guest. SOLD OUT February 7th All About Love March 14th Saint Patrick’s Day Theme April 4th Spring Cocktails May 16th National Mimosa Day June 6th Summer Cocktails July 18th American Cocktails August 8th Tiki Cocktails September 19th Fall Cocktails October 31st Spooky Cocktails November 21st Punch “Goup Cocktails” December 19th Eggnog class
From the Ryland Inn: Ever wished you could impress that special someone with your own delicious homemade meal? Then you won’t want to miss our bi-monthly cooking classes! Bring a friend, a coworker, or even a date and join our Executive Chef, Chris Albrecht as he instructs a hands on class that are sure to impress! Starts at 7pm. $50 per guestNot inclusive of tax & gratuity For Reservations, please call908-534-4011 January 17th Chef’s Knife Skills January 31st Stocks and Sauces February 7th Chocolate February 21st Pasta I Intro to handmade pasta March 14th New Orleans March 28th Spring Garden April 11th Pasta II Advanced handmade pasta techniques April 25th Mushrooms May 9th Beef From Argentina to Japan and back to Far Hills NJ May 23rd Cheese June 13th Grilling June 27th Grains July 11th Garlic July 25th Pesto August 8th Saving the Seasons (ferment, canning, smoking, preservation) August 22nd Tomato September 12th Oysters & Shellfish September 26th Tuscany October 10th Risotto and Gnocchi October 24th Italian Desserts November 7th Vegetarian/Vegan November 21st Thanksgiving
From Mayo Performing Arts Center: Time-twisting musical collective Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox has amassed over one billion YouTube views since forming in 2009. Enjoy your favorite holiday songs reimagined in classic, timeless style as well as other Postmodern Jukebox favorites. More information.
From Essex County Executive DiVincenzo: Essex County Executive DiVincenzo invites the public to spend part of their holiday season at the Annual Essex County Holiday Lights Spectacular at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo. Free admission is being offered at The Holiday Lights Spectacular, which will be held on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, November 22, 23 & 24 and Nov. 29, 30 & Dec. 1, and daily from Friday, December 6 to Tuesday, December 31. More information.
From Progressive Theatre: Progressive Theater invites you the 1st Annual Black & Blue Gala! Proceeds will enable Progressive Theater to further execute its mission on creating opportunities for people of color and women in theater and increase accessibility to theater through touring. More information.