Starting April 25, 2018 | Explore Warren

 

Starting April 25, 2018

“The force of Spring – mysterious, fecund, powerful beyond measure.” – Michael Garofalo

Mystery abounds as you wander in Warren County! You never know what you'll see, like this fox, licking her chops in anticipation of Spring, spotted by photographer Kent Sweigert a few days ago. Things are heating up (even if the weather is warming in fits and starts) and there's something for every taste happening in the next few days. So read on! And Happy Wanderings!

 

This Week: 

Adult Culinary Class at ShopRite

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
In-store Dietitian Carly hosts an interactive cooking class for adults; learn to cook oven-fried chicken, brownie batter dessert hummus, and hot spinach and kale dip, $20 admission.

Spring Market at Hawk Pointe

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Spring is in the air! Shop from 25+ crafters and vendors with unique items and perfect gift ideas for all of your spring events like Mother's Day, a shower or graduation.

Women Playwrights Series: Another Revolution by Jacqueline Bircher

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 7:30pm
The third and last of Centenary Stage Company's WPS shows: It is 1968. From opposing disciplines, Kate - an ecologist - and Henry - a physicist - are forced to share a lab in the midst of a campus devolving into political chaos of the time. As the uncertainty and turmoil of the outside world threatens to intrude, they each discover what it's truly like to be thrown into someone else's orbit. Donation of $5 for each ticket; reservations requested.

Kids Paint Night at Rutherfurd Hall

Thursday, April 26, 2018 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Join Rutherfurd Hall for a kids night full of creativity & inspiration! Kids will learn how to paint this Spring inspired flowery birdhouse with Miss Jenna.

Comedy Night with Rich Vos and Jim Florentine at Buck Hill Brewery

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 7:00pm
Get ready to laugh with Rich Vos and Jim Florentine at Buck Hill Brewery!

Adult Wine and Paint Night

Thursday, April 26, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Calling aspiring artists and wine lovers! This month you are going to paint this lovely rustic cottage windowsill. All supplies are included.

Opening Weekend at Orchard View Lavender Farm

Friday, April 27, 2018 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday, April 29, 2018 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
It's opening weekend at Orchard View Lavender Farm!  They will be open Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays from 10am-5pm.  
 

Centenary Student Production: Lucky Stiff

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 2:00pmFriday, April 27, 2018 - 8:00pmSaturday, April 28, 2018 - 8:00pmSunday, April 29, 2018 - 2:00pm
Lucky Stiff is an offbeat, hilarious murder mystery farce, complete with mistaken identities, six million bucks in diamonds and a corpse in a wheelchair. The story revolves around an unassuming English shoe salesman who is forced to take the embalmed body of his recently murdered uncle on a vacation to Monte Carlo. Should he succeed in passing his uncle off as alive, Harry Witherspoon stands to inherit $6,000,000. If not, the money goes to the Universal Dog Home of Brooklyn - or else his uncle's gun-toting ex! Get your ticket before it sells out.

Murder Mystery at Four Sisters Winery

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 4:00pm
The murders continue at Four Sisters Winery!  It's just for fun during our Murder Mystery Dinners.

Make Your Own Terrarium and Night Out

Friday, April 27, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Support The Youth Center, a regional center in Glen Gardner, with a fun night out! Make a terrarium and enjoy a light dinner with wine, door prizes and a silent auction as well.

Country Square Dancing at Brook Hollow Winery

Friday, April 27, 2018 -
7:00pm to 10:00pm
Grab your cowboy boots or just your dancing shoes and dance the night away! Three fun hours of music and calling provided by Lori Kulp Woodward and James Hummel Entertainment, a glass of wine is included.

Wine and Works of Art On Wood at Brook Hollow

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 7:00pm
Anna and George are back for another paint and sip, with a spin at Brook Hollow Winery.

Comedy Night at The Inn at Millrace Pond Featuring Uncle Floyd

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 8:00pm
The famous Uncle Floyd comes to the Inn at Millrace Pond. You'll laugh your sock off! $20 per person or $15 per person with a dinner reservation. Call 908-459-4884 and reserve your spot today.

Damn The Torpedoes – A Complete Tom Petty Concert Experience at Roy's Hall

Friday, April 27, 2018 -
8:00pm to 11:00pm
Mesmerizing audiences since 2007, Damn The Torpedoes offer a complete Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers concert experience.

Diamond Eye Jack at Rock Creek

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 8:00pm
Diamond Eye Jack features players from three of the area's best Grateful Dead tribute bands - IDB, The Cool Hand and Watchung Mountain Riders. Come experience it for yourself!

Live at Panther Pub: Joe Cirotti & Friends

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 8:30pm
Joe Cirotti is a multi-instrumentalist based in Hackettstown. Come by and check him out!

'80s Night Dance Party at The Brass Rail

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 9:00pm
Do you like '80s music? Then, come dance the night away with DJ G of Lehigh Valley DJs.
 

Live Music at Bea McNally's: The Needful

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 10:00pm
Re-live the magic, power and emotion of modern & alternative rock with The Needful.

OK4WD 4x4 Tour

Saturday, April 28, 2018 to Sunday, April 29, 2018
Come to OK4WD for their Spring 4x4 Tour! This is a family friendly event. Saturday features seminars, a raffle, a night trail ride and a bonfire. On Sunday, the fun continues with breakfast, and then the trails will be open again. Register now!

Musconetcong Watershed Association Native Plant Sale

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
9:00am to 2:00pm
Join Musconetcong Watershed Association and WildRidge Plants to beautify your garden!

Van Nest-Hoff-Vannatta Farmstead Open House Spring 2018

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Visit this farmstead, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, to imagine what life was like in a bygone era.

Warren Arts, Sweets & Crafts Fest

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
Join the Washington BID for a full day of art work galore, music, kids activities and demonstrations. Music by Grover Kemble and Michaela McClain. Cash prizes awarded to top artists!

Spring Flowers at White Lake

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
10:00am to 2:00pm
The reappearance of spring wildflowers always lifts the heart. Join RVC Trustee Sharon Wander on a ramble along the trails at White Lake park to learn how to identify these welcome but fleeting beauties.

White Lake Trail Clean Up Day

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
10:00am to 1:00pm
Join Ridge and Valley Conservancy at White Lake Natural Resource Area for Trail Clean Up Day. Bring your own gloves, wear long pants and good walking shoes.

Earth Day Celebration & Open House: CSG at Genesis Farm

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
11:00am to 4:00pm
Celebrate Earth Day at CSG at Genesis Farm! There will be tours, exhibits, entertainment, food, kids’ activities and more. It’s free and all are welcome.

Wine and Wings Weekend at Four Sisters Winery

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
11:00am to 5:00pm
Come to Four Sisters Winery for some wine and wings! Wings are served with your choice of specialty sauces including hot & spicy, mild or sweet 'n' sour.

Biker Blessing

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
12:00pm to 4:00pm
Come to Tramontin Harley Davidson for a Biker Blessing. Pastor Chuck from Butler Church will be there along with some musical guests.

Pierogi Tasting at Villa Milagro

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Sunday, April 29, 2018 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Enjoy tasting homemade pierogies from Krakus Deli and some wine for $10. You also get a gift glass to take home. Kraskus pierogies are available for purchase as well.

Music under the Arbor - Corinne Mammana Quartet

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
1:30pm to 5:00pm
Relax to the sounds of The Corinne Mammana Quartet at Alba. Admission is $15 per person which includes wine tasting and glass. The admission is complimentary for Gold Club Members.

Stan & Elise at Brook Hollow

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm
A popular local duo, Stan & Elise return to Brook Hollow to perform a mix of classic “60s” tunes, contemporary favorites and jazz standards.
 

United Astronomy Clubs of New Jersey Presents: 'Oumuamua: The First Known Interstellar Asteroid

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 8:00pm
Now that the warmer weather is approaching, you may be looking for something to do with family and friends for free.

Live Music at Rock Creek Tavern - Rock Solid

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 8:00pm
A mix of classic rock, southern rock, country, pop, and everything in between. If you're up for a night of dancing, you've found your band! 

Live Music at Bea McNally's: Men of Horses

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 10:00pm
Check out Men of Horses at Bea McNally's!

May You Rest in Peace Poker Run

Sunday, April 29, 2018 -
9:00am to 4:00pm
Northwest District Elks MC May You Rest In Peace Poker Run  will run rain or shine. Registration is from 9am to 11am. Donation is $20 per person and walk-ins are welcome.

Sip & Shop to Feature Wine, Music and Vendors at Brook Hollow Winery

Sunday, April 29, 2018 -
12:00pm to 4:00pm
The Greater Blairstown Business Association (GBBA) is proud to announce its third annual Sip & Shop featuring wine tasting, live music and over a dozen great local vendors.

Music under the Arbor - Eric Mintel Quartet

Sunday, April 29, 2018 -
1:00pm to 4:30pm
Relax to the sounds of The Eric Mintel Quartet at Alba! Admission is $15 per person which includes wine tasting and glass. The admission is complimentary for Gold Club Members.

Live Music at Brook Hollow Winery: Glen Kakowski

Sunday, April 29, 2018 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm
Come enjoy free live music with family, friends, and delicious wines! 

Phillipsburg Rotary Corks & Forks

Monday, April 30, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Support the Phillipsburg Rotary Club for their 11th Annual Corks Forks of the Valley. Cost is $60.00 per person for wine, beer and food tasting.
Continuing: 

Meditation Class

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 6:30pmWednesday, April 25, 2018 - 6:30pmWednesday, May 16, 2018 - 6:30pm
Rutherfurd Hall introduces a Meditation Class with, Jean Marie of Fostering the Journey.

Hooked on Fishing Not on Drugs - Spring Session

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 3:30pmThursday, April 12, 2018 - 3:30pmTuesday, April 17, 2018 - 3:30pmThursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:30pmTuesday, April 24, 2018 - 3:30pmThursday, April 26, 2018 - 3:30pm
Beginning in April, RVC will offer a free weekly youth fishing program known as “Hooked on Fishing not on Drugs (HOFNOD)”.

Music by DJ Nappz at Bea McNally's Irish Pub

Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 10:00pmThursday, April 12, 2018 - 10:00pmThursday, April 19, 2018 - 10:00pmThursday, April 26, 2018 - 10:00pm
Come out to Bea McNally's for a fun night with DJ Nappz! 

Acoustic Open Mic Night/Jams at Kathy's Kove

Friday, April 6, 2018 - 7:00pmFriday, April 13, 2018 - 7:00pmFriday, April 20, 2018 - 7:00pmFriday, April 27, 2018 - 7:00pm
Every Friday, come to Kathy's Kove to sing your heart out! Bring your instrument, voice, poetry, story or written word. They have the mic and amp.

Lite Jazz at Cafe Baci

Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 9:30pmSaturday, April 14, 2018 - 9:30pmSaturday, April 21, 2018 - 9:30pmSaturday, April 28, 2018 - 9:30pm
Relax and unwind with some tapas, delicious drinks and some smooth sounds, featuring Live Jazz Saturdays 9:30-11:30pm.

Live Music every Sunday at The Asbury Coffee Mill

Sunday, April 1, 2018 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Sunday, April 8, 2018 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Sunday, April 15, 2018 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Sunday, April 22, 2018 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Sunday, April 29, 2018 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Live Acoustic Music every Sunday! Enjoy some coffee, food and music. 

Yoga Series at Rutherfurd Hall

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 4:00pmMonday, April 16, 2018 - 4:00pmMonday, April 23, 2018 - 4:00pmMonday, April 30, 2018 - 4:00pmMonday, May 7, 2018 - 4:00pmMonday, May 14, 2018 - 4:00pmMonday, May 21, 2018 - 4:00pm
Begin Your Journey to a Better Life! Yoga Class with Delia for beginners starts at 4pm and Advanced Beginner/Intermediate 5:15-6:30pm. $91 for 7-week session or $16 per session.

4-Week Weight Management Series at ShopRite

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 5:30pmMonday, April 16, 2018 - 5:30pmMonday, April 23, 2018 - 5:30pmMonday, April 30, 2018 - 5:30pm
You’re invited to join your in-store Dietitian Carly’s Free 4-week Weight Management Series! All classes include nutrition education and sampling.

Open Mic Night at Mama's Cafe Baci

Monday, April 2, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Monday, April 9, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Monday, April 16, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Monday, April 23, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Monday, April 30, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Open Mic Night is available to single or duo acoustic players and vocalists. No amps, drums or bands allowed.
Community Corner: 

Volunteer Opportunity with CASA of SHaW

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 12:00pmMonday, March 19, 2018 - 5:30pmMonday, April 9, 2018 - 5:30pmTuesday, April 17, 2018 - 5:30pmWednesday, April 25, 2018 - 12:00pm
CASA of SHaW is looking for volunteers in Warren County to serve as court appointed special advocates for youth in the foster care system. 

Friends of the Phillipsburg Library Present: The American Revolution

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Walter Choroszewski presents an outline of New Jersey’s contributions to the success of the American Revolution, from the Tea burning at Princeton to the reading of the Treaty of Paris.

DASACC to host a “Take Back the Night” event at Centenary University

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Domestic Abuse & Sexual Assault Crisis Center of Warren County (DASACC) is hosting a Take Back the Night event at Centenary University.

Ghana 4E Fundraiser Dinner

Friday, April 27, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Dinner this month to support the Ghana 4E cultural fundraiser is French Cuisine: Boursin Chicken, vegetables, salad and a French dessert.

Spring Vendor & Craft Fair

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Please join the Stewartsville Volunteer Fire Company for their Spring Vendor/Craft fair! They will have 34 different vendors and crafters.

Roast Beef Dinner at Buttzville UMC

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
4:30pm to 7:00pm
All-you-can-eat Family Style Roast Beef Dinner with assorted desserts. Call ahead and leave message to reserve tickets, or buy them at the door. $15/adult; $14/Senior and take-out; $8/child age 6-12; free for kids age 5 and younger. 908-453-2301.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection for Warren County Residents

Sunday, April 29, 2018 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
Warren County residency required. This is for Household Hazardous Waste collection only - electronics are not being accepted. 
•No Cost to Residents

Harmony Girls Social Network

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Come to The Farm in Harmony for Harmony Social Network monthly meeting for local women running small businesses. The group will meet the first day of each month.
More Things to Do: 

Friday the 13th Dine & Dash

We just had April's Friday the 13th but it's time to plan for July's festivities! The Blairstown Museum is holding a special three-hour VIP event "Dine & Dash" - dinner with Steve Dash, the actor who portrayed Jason Voorhees in Friday the 13th Part 2. As of today only 28 tickets are left so don't delay. Included is a full buffet dinner with beverages, a meet and greet with the actor, an autographed photo, cellphone photo opportunity, and a screening of Friday the 13th, Part 2.
Plan Ahead: 

Bus Tour of Historic Allamuchy from Rutherfurd Hall

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 -
11:00am to 12:30pm
Rutherfurd Hall's Bus Tour of Historical Allamuchy will take you to sites within Allamuchy that are tied to Rutherfurd Hall.

Saints Phillip and James School Carnival 2018

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 5:00pm to Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 8:00pm
Bring the kids to a carnival sponsored by Saints Phillip & James School. There will be fun, rides, food, live music, and much more!

Bourbon Cigar Night on the Patio at Buck Hill

Thursday, May 3, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Buck Hill’s First Bourbon and Cigar Night on the Patio!

Cool Candy Chemistry

Friday, May 4, 2018 -
4:30pm to 6:00pm
Children Kindergarten to 6th Grade are invited to join Kaleidoscope Enrichment in this exciting event that encourages kids to learn the science behind the food.

Mom & Me – Make a Floral Wreath

Friday, May 4, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Want some Mom and Daughter time? Come to The Farm in Harmony where each person can make their own floral wreath using a wire frame, our beautiful strawflowers, ribbon, fabric and other textures.

Comedy Night at Rutherfurd Hall

Friday, May 4, 2018 - 7:00pm
It's time to laugh! Join Rutherfurd Hall and watch 4 NY/NJ Comedians perform hilarious stand-up comedy. Doors open at 7pm and the show starts at 8pm. Tickets are $25 per person.

Country Gate Players Presents: Harvey

Friday, May 4, 2018 - 8:00pmSaturday, May 5, 2018 - 8:00pmSunday, May 6, 2018 - 2:00pm
Harvey, a Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy by Mary Chase, is the story of a perfect gentleman, Elwood P. Dowd, and his best friend, Harvey -- a pooka, who is a six-foot tall, invisible rabbit.

International Female Ride Day

Saturday, May 5, 2018 to Sunday, May 6, 2018
Join women in the celebration of female riders! This event is hosted by Garden State Girls, New Jersey, Chapter of Women of the Wind.

Pohatcong Township Community Yard Sale

Saturday, May 5, 2018 to Sunday, May 6, 2018
Do you have anything you are looking to get rid of? The Pohatcong History and Heritage Society is accepting donations for this year's Spring Yard Sale to benefit the restoration of Shimer Mansion.

MWA Run for the River

Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 8:30am
Join with the Musconetcong Watershed Association and run or walk a scenic loop in the beautiful Musconetcong watershed.

Bike Tour of RVC Preserves

Sunday, May 6, 2018 -
9:00am to 12:00pm
Explore Ridge and Valley Conservancy's preserves by bike. Meet at the White Lake barn at 9am for a pre-ride safety check.  Departure is at 10am.

Yoga at The Brook Hollow Winery

Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 10:30am
It’s that time again! Get your yoga on – and your wine/wine slushies at Brook Hollow Winery!

Yoga For Veterans

Monday, May 7, 2018 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Come to The Farm in Harmony for a therapeutic yoga class designed for Veterans and their families to attend.

T-Shirt Quilt Class

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm
T-shirt quilts, or quilts made out of clothing of a child or loved one are one-of-a-kind projects with special meaning to family and friends.

Morris Canal Bus Tour - Warren County

Saturday, May 12, 2018
Don't miss this scenic tour of the historic Morris Canal, which sold out when it was last offered in the spring. Come see for yourself what made our canal unique in all the world, visiting sites including Port Colden, Bread Lock Park, Plane 9 West and more. 

More of the Fox

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
We thought we'd leave you with another photo from Kent Sweigert. That fox at the top of today's Wanderings edition? She's the mama to this troop of kits! Enjoy your wanderings this week - like we said, you never know what you'll see!

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This Week: 

Adult Culinary Class at ShopRite

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

In-store Dietitian Carly hosts an interactive cooking class for adults; learn to cook oven-fried chicken, brownie batter dessert hummus, and hot spinach and kale dip, $20 admission.

Spring Market at Hawk Pointe

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Spring is in the air! Shop from 25+ crafters and vendors with unique items and perfect gift ideas for all of your spring events like Mother's Day, a shower or graduation.

Women Playwrights Series: Another Revolution by Jacqueline Bircher

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 7:30pm

The third and last of Centenary Stage Company's WPS shows: It is 1968. From opposing disciplines, Kate - an ecologist - and Henry - a physicist - are forced to share a lab in the midst of a campus devolving into political chaos of the time. As the uncertainty and turmoil of the outside world threatens to intrude, they each discover what it's truly like to be thrown into someone else's orbit. Donation of $5 for each ticket; reservations requested.

Kids Paint Night at Rutherfurd Hall

Thursday, April 26, 2018 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm

Join Rutherfurd Hall for a kids night full of creativity & inspiration! Kids will learn how to paint this Spring inspired flowery birdhouse with Miss Jenna.

Adult Wine and Paint Night

Thursday, April 26, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Calling aspiring artists and wine lovers! This month you are going to paint this lovely rustic cottage windowsill. All supplies are included.

Opening Weekend at Orchard View Lavender Farm

Friday, April 27, 2018 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday, April 29, 2018 -
10:00am to 5:00pm

It's opening weekend at Orchard View Lavender Farm!  They will be open Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays from 10am-5pm.  
 

Centenary Student Production: Lucky Stiff

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 2:00pm
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 8:00pm
Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 8:00pm
Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 2:00pm

Lucky Stiff is an offbeat, hilarious murder mystery farce, complete with mistaken identities, six million bucks in diamonds and a corpse in a wheelchair. The story revolves around an unassuming English shoe salesman who is forced to take the embalmed body of his recently murdered uncle on a vacation to Monte Carlo. Should he succeed in passing his uncle off as alive, Harry Witherspoon stands to inherit $6,000,000. If not, the money goes to the Universal Dog Home of Brooklyn - or else his uncle's gun-toting ex! Get your ticket before it sells out.

Make Your Own Terrarium and Night Out

Friday, April 27, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Support The Youth Center, a regional center in Glen Gardner, with a fun night out! Make a terrarium and enjoy a light dinner with wine, door prizes and a silent auction as well.

Country Square Dancing at Brook Hollow Winery

Friday, April 27, 2018 -
7:00pm to 10:00pm

Grab your cowboy boots or just your dancing shoes and dance the night away! Three fun hours of music and calling provided by Lori Kulp Woodward and James Hummel Entertainment, a glass of wine is included.

Diamond Eye Jack at Rock Creek

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 8:00pm

Diamond Eye Jack features players from three of the area's best Grateful Dead tribute bands - IDB, The Cool Hand and Watchung Mountain Riders. Come experience it for yourself!

OK4WD 4x4 Tour

Saturday, April 28, 2018 to Sunday, April 29, 2018

Come to OK4WD for their Spring 4x4 Tour! This is a family friendly event. Saturday features seminars, a raffle, a night trail ride and a bonfire. On Sunday, the fun continues with breakfast, and then the trails will be open again. Register now!

Warren Arts, Sweets & Crafts Fest

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
10:00am to 5:00pm

Join the Washington BID for a full day of art work galore, music, kids activities and demonstrations. Music by Grover Kemble and Michaela McClain. Cash prizes awarded to top artists!

Spring Flowers at White Lake

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
10:00am to 2:00pm

The reappearance of spring wildflowers always lifts the heart. Join RVC Trustee Sharon Wander on a ramble along the trails at White Lake park to learn how to identify these welcome but fleeting beauties.

White Lake Trail Clean Up Day

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

Join Ridge and Valley Conservancy at White Lake Natural Resource Area for Trail Clean Up Day. Bring your own gloves, wear long pants and good walking shoes.

Wine and Wings Weekend at Four Sisters Winery

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
11:00am to 5:00pm

Come to Four Sisters Winery for some wine and wings! Wings are served with your choice of specialty sauces including hot & spicy, mild or sweet 'n' sour.

Biker Blessing

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
12:00pm to 4:00pm

Come to Tramontin Harley Davidson for a Biker Blessing. Pastor Chuck from Butler Church will be there along with some musical guests.

Pierogi Tasting at Villa Milagro

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Sunday, April 29, 2018 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Enjoy tasting homemade pierogies from Krakus Deli and some wine for $10. You also get a gift glass to take home. Kraskus pierogies are available for purchase as well.

Music under the Arbor - Corinne Mammana Quartet

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
1:30pm to 5:00pm

Relax to the sounds of The Corinne Mammana Quartet at Alba. Admission is $15 per person which includes wine tasting and glass. The admission is complimentary for Gold Club Members.

Stan & Elise at Brook Hollow

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm

A popular local duo, Stan & Elise return to Brook Hollow to perform a mix of classic “60s” tunes, contemporary favorites and jazz standards.
 

May You Rest in Peace Poker Run

Sunday, April 29, 2018 -
9:00am to 4:00pm

Northwest District Elks MC May You Rest In Peace Poker Run  will run rain or shine. Registration is from 9am to 11am. Donation is $20 per person and walk-ins are welcome.

Music under the Arbor - Eric Mintel Quartet

Sunday, April 29, 2018 -
1:00pm to 4:30pm

Relax to the sounds of The Eric Mintel Quartet at Alba! Admission is $15 per person which includes wine tasting and glass. The admission is complimentary for Gold Club Members.

Phillipsburg Rotary Corks & Forks

Monday, April 30, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Support the Phillipsburg Rotary Club for their 11th Annual Corks Forks of the Valley. Cost is $60.00 per person for wine, beer and food tasting.

 
Continuing: 

Meditation Class

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 6:30pm
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 6:30pm
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 6:30pm
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 6:30pm

Rutherfurd Hall introduces a Meditation Class with, Jean Marie of Fostering the Journey.

Hooked on Fishing Not on Drugs - Spring Session

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 3:30pm
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 3:30pm
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 3:30pm
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 3:30pm
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 3:30pm
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 3:30pm

Beginning in April, RVC will offer a free weekly youth fishing program known as “Hooked on Fishing not on Drugs (HOFNOD)”.

Music by DJ Nappz at Bea McNally's Irish Pub

Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 10:00pm
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 10:00pm
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 10:00pm
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 10:00pm

Come out to Bea McNally's for a fun night with DJ Nappz! 

Acoustic Open Mic Night/Jams at Kathy's Kove

Friday, April 6, 2018 - 7:00pm
Friday, April 13, 2018 - 7:00pm
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 7:00pm
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 7:00pm

Every Friday, come to Kathy's Kove to sing your heart out! Bring your instrument, voice, poetry, story or written word. They have the mic and amp.

Lite Jazz at Cafe Baci

Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 9:30pm
Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 9:30pm
Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 9:30pm
Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 9:30pm

Relax and unwind with some tapas, delicious drinks and some smooth sounds, featuring Live Jazz Saturdays 9:30-11:30pm.

Live Music every Sunday at The Asbury Coffee Mill

Sunday, April 1, 2018 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Sunday, April 8, 2018 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Sunday, April 15, 2018 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Sunday, April 22, 2018 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Sunday, April 29, 2018 -
11:00am to 1:00pm

Live Acoustic Music every Sunday! Enjoy some coffee, food and music. 

Yoga Series at Rutherfurd Hall

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 4:00pm
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 4:00pm
Monday, April 23, 2018 - 4:00pm
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 4:00pm
Monday, May 7, 2018 - 4:00pm
Monday, May 14, 2018 - 4:00pm
Monday, May 21, 2018 - 4:00pm

Begin Your Journey to a Better Life! Yoga Class with Delia for beginners starts at 4pm and Advanced Beginner/Intermediate 5:15-6:30pm. $91 for 7-week session or $16 per session.

4-Week Weight Management Series at ShopRite

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 5:30pm
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 5:30pm
Monday, April 23, 2018 - 5:30pm
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 5:30pm

You’re invited to join your in-store Dietitian Carly’s Free 4-week Weight Management Series! All classes include nutrition education and sampling.

Open Mic Night at Mama's Cafe Baci

Monday, April 2, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Monday, April 9, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Monday, April 16, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Monday, April 23, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Monday, April 30, 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Open Mic Night is available to single or duo acoustic players and vocalists. No amps, drums or bands allowed.

 
Community Corner: 

Volunteer Opportunity with CASA of SHaW

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 12:00pm
Monday, March 19, 2018 - 5:30pm
Monday, April 9, 2018 - 5:30pm
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 5:30pm
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 12:00pm

CASA of SHaW is looking for volunteers in Warren County to serve as court appointed special advocates for youth in the foster care system. 

Ghana 4E Fundraiser Dinner

Friday, April 27, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Dinner this month to support the Ghana 4E cultural fundraiser is French Cuisine: Boursin Chicken, vegetables, salad and a French dessert.

Spring Vendor & Craft Fair

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
10:00am to 4:00pm

Please join the Stewartsville Volunteer Fire Company for their Spring Vendor/Craft fair! They will have 34 different vendors and crafters.

Roast Beef Dinner at Buttzville UMC

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
4:30pm to 7:00pm

All-you-can-eat Family Style Roast Beef Dinner with assorted desserts. Call ahead and leave message to reserve tickets, or buy them at the door. $15/adult; $14/Senior and take-out; $8/child age 6-12; free for kids age 5 and younger. 908-453-2301.

Harmony Girls Social Network

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Come to The Farm in Harmony for Harmony Social Network monthly meeting for local women running small businesses. The group will meet the first day of each month.

 
More Things to Do: 

Friday the 13th Dine & Dash

We just had April's Friday the 13th but it's time to plan for July's festivities! The Blairstown Museum is holding a special three-hour VIP event "Dine & Dash" - dinner with Steve Dash, the actor who portrayed Jason Voorhees in Friday the 13th Part 2. As of today only 28 tickets are left so don't delay. Included is a full buffet dinner with beverages, a meet and greet with the actor, an autographed photo, cellphone photo opportunity, and a screening of Friday the 13th, Part 2.

 
Plan Ahead: 

Saints Phillip and James School Carnival 2018

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 5:00pm to Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 8:00pm

Bring the kids to a carnival sponsored by Saints Phillip & James School. There will be fun, rides, food, live music, and much more!

Cool Candy Chemistry

Friday, May 4, 2018 -
4:30pm to 6:00pm

Children from Kindergarten to 6th Grade are invited to join Kaleidoscope Enrichment in this exciting event that encourages kids to learn the science behind the food.

Mom & Me – Make a Floral Wreath

Friday, May 4, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Want some Mom and Daughter time? Come to The Farm in Harmony where each person can make their own floral wreath using a wire frame, our beautiful strawflowers, ribbon, fabric and other textures.

Comedy Night at Rutherfurd Hall

Friday, May 4, 2018 - 7:00pm

It's time to laugh! Join Rutherfurd Hall and watch 4 NY/NJ Comedians perform hilarious stand-up comedy. Doors open at 7pm and the show starts at 8pm. Tickets are $25 per person.

Country Gate Players Presents: Harvey

Friday, May 4, 2018 - 8:00pm
Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 8:00pm
Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 2:00pm

Harvey, a Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy by Mary Chase, is the story of a perfect gentleman, Elwood P. Dowd, and his best friend, Harvey -- a pooka, who is a six-foot tall, invisible rabbit. One weekend only!

International Female Ride Day

Saturday, May 5, 2018 to Monday, May 7, 2018

Join women in the celebration of female riders! Not just a day, but a whole weekend of motorcyle events for women, from Friday's Welcome Dinner through rides and events Saturday and Sunday. Meet Gloria Tramontin-Struck, 92 years old and still riding! Hosted by Garden State Girls, New Jersey, Chapter of Women of the Wind, and centered at Tramontin Harley-Davidson, with proceeds supporting the fight against cancer.  

Pohatcong Township Community Yard Sale

Saturday, May 5, 2018 to Sunday, May 6, 2018

Do you have anything you are looking to get rid of? The Pohatcong History and Heritage Society is accepting donations for this year's Spring Yard Sale to benefit the restoration of Shimer Mansion.

MWA Run for the River

Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 8:30am

Join with the Musconetcong Watershed Association and run or walk a scenic loop in the beautiful Musconetcong watershed. You'll pass streams, pastures, historic buildings and the scenic Musconetcong River on this mostly flat 4-mile run or walk, held rain or shine.

Bike Tour of RVC Preserves

Sunday, May 6, 2018 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Explore Ridge and Valley Conservancy's preserves by bike. Meet at the White Lake barn at 9am for a pre-ride safety check.  Departure is at 10am.

Yoga For Veterans

Monday, May 7, 2018 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm

Come to The Farm in Harmony for a therapeutic yoga class designed for Veterans and their families to attend.

T-Shirt Quilt Class

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm

T-shirt quilts, or quilts made out of clothing of a child or loved one are one-of-a-kind projects with special meaning to family and friends.

More of the Fox

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

We thought we'd leave you with another photo from Kent Sweigert. That fox at the top of today's Wanderings edition? She's the mama to this troop of kits! Enjoy your wanderings this week - like we said, you never know what you'll see!