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Negri-Nepote Grasslands

Negri-Nepote Native Grassland Preserve Skillmans Lane, Franklin Township

Negri-Nepote Grasslands We’ll search for nesting grassland birds including Grasshopper Sparrow at this hidden gem. Led by Christopher Daly and Carole Hughes.   This restored grassland hosts a good variety of breeding species including American Kestrel, Black-billed Cuckoo, Grasshopper Sparrow, Orchard Oriole, and Blue Grosbeak. Be prepared for three hours of walking over flat terrain. We’ll also spend a little time looking at butterflies and dragonflies. There are no restrooms on site. Led by Christopher Daly and Patrick Belardo.  

NJ Audubon: Morning Walk at Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary

NJ Audubon: Morning Walk at Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary Enjoy a quiet morning at the Sanctuary walking the trails with an NJ Audubon staff or Associate Naturalist. Enjoy a quiet morning here at the Sanctuary walking the trails with an NJ Audubon staff or Associate Naturalist. These walks are informal and informative: birds, trees, tracks, wildflowers, reptiles, and amphibians are a few of nature’s wonders waiting for us to discover. The walks are cancelled if there is snow, rain, or weather warnings. Registration required by 4:00 PM the day before the walk. Pre-registration Required. COST: Free for members, $5 nonmembers. Interested in becoming a member? Please click on the following link to learn more or join: Become a Member today! IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Please bring binoculars if you have them. Please bring binoculars if you have them. Loaner bioculars will be available. CANCELLATION: NJ Audubon’s programs require a minimum number of registrants to run. If we cancel, due to lack of participation, severe weather, or unforeseen circumstances, all participants will be notified as soon as possible and are eligible for a full refund. Participants may cancel without penalty if greater than 48 hours in advance. Sorry, no refund for cancellations less than 48 hours in advance

Event Series U-Pick Strawberries

U-Pick Strawberries

U-Pick Strawberries U-Pick season is upon us! Strawberry season will begin on May 25th Hours – Saturday/Sunday 9am to 4pm. Last car in at 3:00 Sign up for our newsletter for any mid-week pop up U-Pick days. Picking depends on weather and crop availability, so please check our phone message or social media for any updates before you visit. We currently do not take credit cards or cash apps, an ATM will be on premises. Field fee is $5.00 per person plus cost of berries. (This fee includes your wagon ride to and from the picking field.) Berries are $5.00 per lb. We do not pre-sell tickets – your field/wagon tickets can be purchased at the ticket tent on the front lawn of the big white house. Pre picked berries, seasonal produce, eggs, jar goods and our local honey will be available at our outdoor market. FYI – No entry fee if you just want to visit the outdoor market. Activity area and Jumbo Jumper will be open for the kiddos, entry is $7.00 per child. Picking field etiquette: For your safety please always watch your footing on the property, there are rocks, sticks, holes and uneven ground. Absolutely NO

Bugs and Blooms for Kids and Their Grown Ups

Bugs and Blooms for Kids and Their Grown Ups At Bug and Blooms our naturalists will guide grown ups and children through fun, hands on learning in our organic vegetable and flower gardens! Connect with other local families, learn valuable lessons about plants, the ecosystem and organic gardening, all while your child gains skills in social development, fine motor skills, sensory and language. Location: Fairview Farm Wildlife Preserve, 2121 Larger Cross Road, Gladstone, NJ 07934

Walk an Alpaca – Saturday Mornings

Walk an Alpaca - Saturday Mornings PLEASE READ CAREFULLY!!! NON REFUNDABLE!!!!! NON CHANGEABLE!!!! Alpaca Halter Training (Walking): Walk one of our beautiful, friendly Alpacas around our property. Enjoy their wonderful personalities and cuteness overload. You will be instructed on how to handle your alpaca and we will give you a little bit of information on our Alpacas. 1 reservation is 1 Alpaca and 1 Person. Children under the age of 9 cannot walk by themselves. Your walk will last around 15 minutes. Feel free to take lots of pictures with your alpaca and if you need assistance doing so, please as one of our Volunteers for help. This is a rain/snow or shine unless torrential rain then we will postpone. PLEASE BE ONTIME! IF YOU ARE MORE THAN 5 MINUTES LATE FOR YOUR SCHEDULED WALK, YOUR WALK WILL BE CANCELLED!!!!! Our helpers are all volunteers, so tipping is appreciated.

Letterpress and Lunch with Dave DiMarchi

Letterpress and Lunch with Dave DiMarchi Saturday, June 1st, 11am-2pm Pay What You Wish (Suggested Donation: $15-$30) Ever been curious about Letterpress printing, but not sure you’re ready to jump into a longer class? How about freeing yourself for a couple of hours over lunch? While Letterpress printing can take a lifetime to master, this free midday workshop will help you produce great results quickly and easily! Whether you’re new to letterpress or know your way around a Vandercook, you’ll enjoy printing with Frontline’s collection of wood and lead type, getting you prepared to jump into a longer class headfirst! No experience necessary. About the Instructor: Dave DiMarchi is a queer, multi-disciplinary artist working in printmaking, papermaking and sculptural book forms. Nurturing ideas into singular and editioned works, he engages in a relentless research and material practice. As a multi-disciplinary artist, he has exhibited works on paper, installations and books in the US and internationally. In addition to teaching printmaking, papermaking and book forms throughout the New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania area, he maintains a small collaborative studio and art space in New Hope, Pennsylvania. Through his Autumn 2022 Arts Council of Princeton’s Anne Reeves Artist Residency, he developed


Field of Honor Celebration

Field of Honor Celebration The Friends of the Jacobus Vanderveer House will host Bedminster’s Field of Honor® at River Road Park. The tribute will celebrate our nation’s independence, and honor all those who have served our country with pride and dignity, with a display of over 200 American flags in the north field of River Road Park along Route 202/206 in Bedminster. The Whitehouse Wind Symphony will perform from 12-1. If you wish to dedicate a flag in someone's honor, visit https://checkout.square.site/.../O3A6OSHZMQRATLEN35VVGJCR . Military personnel and their families can dedicate a flag at no charge, courtesy of the Friends of the Jacobus Vanderveer House. Thank You to Our Sponsors!Mr. and Mrs. Craig SutherlandHon. Joseph H. Metelski

Field of Honor at Jacobus Vanderveer

Field of Honor at Jacobus Vanderveer The community is invited to stroll through the field of flags and tour the Jacobus Vanderveer House, including a model of the Pluckemin Cantonment, America’s 1st military academy. At 11:30 am Bedminster Mayor Larry Jacobs and the Bedminster Environmental Commission will plant a seedling from the Historic Salem Oak Tree - one of New Jersey's most treasured trees for its size, longevity, and history. At 12:00 pm join us for a live performance by the White House Wind Symphony! Bring your chairs, blankets and have a picnic. Admission is free, with a $10 suggested donation to tour the house. Dedicate a flag and honor your loved ones for $25! Dedications will be featured on the JVH website, social media, and a post-event email. Families of active-duty military personnel (including National Guard and Reserve) can sponsor a flag at no charge (compliments of The Friends of the Jacobus Vanderveer House). Flags may be sponsored by mailing your dedication and payment to The Friends of the Jacobus Vanderveer House, P.O. Box 723, Bedminster, NJ 07921, online at www.jvanderveerhouse.org, or by emailing info@jvanderveerhouse.org.

Crystals, Stones, and More: Advice and Readings

Crystals, Stones, and More: Advice and Readings with Shannon Stumped and at a crossroads? Ready for the next step? Uncertain of what the future holds? Whether it's finding soul mates, love and relationships, career, soul healings, or sage spiritual guidance along the journey, come see Shannon and set the course for happier ever after in your life. All sessions always free. Sign-ins from noon to 2PM, with Shannon, who specializes in miracle-making (and a whole lot more), including: Decision-making Problem-solving Spiritual Guidance Wisdom Inspiration Encouragement Prayer Letting Go Cutting Soul Ties Soul Healings Wishes & Dreams Blessings Anointings Commitment Ceremonies Happiest Ever Afters NEW: Text Sunnyside Gift Shop to sign-up! 908-409-3884 What to Know: All sessions are in Divine timing (sign-ins by arrival time only); always free (no costs, no strings); complementary with all belief systems (secular or nonsecular) and all walks of life. For more information, you are welcome to contact Shannon @ JoyAlchemy.com.

Whitehouse Wind Symphony Presents Free Outdoor Concerts in Somerset County

Jacobus Vanderveer House 3055 River Road, Bedminster +1 more

Whitehouse Wind Symphony Presents Free Outdoor Concerts in Somerset County The Whitehouse Wind Symphony will give two free outdoor concerts this summer: Saturday, 6/1 at 12:00pm at the Jacobus Vanderveer House in Bedminster; and Tuesday 6/18 at 7pm at White Oak Park in Branchburg! The program will feature a range of selections that includes patriotic tunes / marches, Broadway tunes and movie themes! Attendees are encouraged to bring picnic blankets and chairs. In the event of inclement weather or public health emergency, please visit whitehousewindsymphony.org, facebook.com/whitehousewind, or instagram.com/whitehousewind.


Arabella Barlow’s Somerville in Street & Stone – Walking Tour

Arabella Barlow’s Somerville in Street & Stone – Walking Tour Civil War heroine Arabella Barlow, a great-granddaughter of the Wallace family of Wallace House and Hardenbergh family of Old Dutch Parsonage, was born in Somerville 200 years ago in 1824. Stroll the streets of Somerville for an introduction to the town and transportation in Arabella's childhood and adult life. Conclude at Arabella's historic gravestone in Somerville's Old Cemetery with the story of Arabella's service on the battlefields of the Civil War, death in a Union hospital in Washington, D.C. and burial back home in Somerville. Admission is free. Wear sturdy shoes and bring water. This walking tour travels about 2 ½ miles on flat sidewalk. Stay in Somerville after the tour for “Arabella Barlow’s New Jersey in Story & Song,” an outdoors concert by historical musician and balladeer Linda Russell, Saturday, June 1, 2024, 3 p.m. at Wallace House & Old Dutch Parsonage State Historic Sites. N.J. Department of Environmental Protection offers this walk and additional hikes across State Parks, Forests & Historic Sites for National Trails Day 2024 in cooperation with the American Hiking Society. This program is part of a series made possible the Wallace House and Old


Timber5 Dispensary Bikes N Buds Event

Timber5 Dispensary Hamilton Street, Franklin Township

Timber5 Dispensary Bikes N Buds Event Come checkout one of NJ's newest black owned cannabis dispensaries in Somerset! Get FULL access to our "Bikes N Buds Event" Saturday, June 1st, 2024 (2pm – 6pm). Come see NJ's largest Motorcycle Clubs showcase, Food Trucks, Vendors, Virtual Golf, Live DJ's, Deep Discounts and more.... WHY YOU NEED TO BE HERE! Meet NJ's Largest Motorcycle Chapter Members Live DJ's, Music, Prizes, Giveaways Play Virtual Golf Next Door (Par2Play) Food Trucks, Games & Contest Hosted by Gary George (Real Canna) DEEP Discounts on Event day ONLY! WHERE Timber5 Cannabis Dispensary 695 Hamilton St Somerset, NJ 08873 WHEN Sat, June 1st, 2024 2:00pm - 6:00pm RSVP NOW!!! Premium Giveaways Limited" Come Early! https://www.Timber5Events.com


The Magic Of Tony Bennett at the Sieminski Theater

The Magic Of Tony Bennett at the Sieminski Theater Experience the timeless elegance of Tony Bennett’s music with Frankie Cirell’s “The Magic Of Tony Bennett.” on June 1st at the Sieminski Theater with performances at 2:30 pm and 7:30 pm. This extraordinary show, backed by the grandeur of a full orchestra, brings to life the soulful melodies and classical charm of one of music’s most beloved icons. Frankie Cirelli's soul-stirring and accurate portrayal of the legendary artist takes audiences on a musical journey through Bennett's enduring legacy, from the heart-rending "I Left My Heart in San Francisco" to the soaring "Fly Me to the Moon." Frankie Cirell is an extraordinary entertainer with over five decades of experience captivating audiences with his vocal prowess and versatility, which are unmatched and has earned him praise from audiences and critics. He began his career as part of the critically acclaimed comedy/music duo Andre & Cirell, where he developed his comedic genius. But Frankie’s magic is in the voice! Recently, turning his focus and talent to the last great jazz singer of a generation, Tony Bennett, he created a show that is not just a tribute, but a celebration of Tony's greatest hits. If


Arabella Barlow’s New Jersey in Story & Song – Musical Concert

Arabella Barlow’s New Jersey in Story & Song – Musical Concert Civil War heroine Arabella Barlow, a great-granddaughter of the Wallace family of Wallace House and Hardenbergh family of Old Dutch Parsonage, was born in New Jersey 200 years ago in 1824. Historical musician and balladeer Linda Russell explores the life of rural New Jersey through the music of farmers, canal boatmen and lumberjacks, as well as the popular songs of parlor and porch. Admission is free. Bring your own lawn chairs or blankets. Arrive early for “Arabella Barlow’s Somerville in Street & Stone,” a walking tour Saturday, June 1, 2024, 1 p.m. beginning and ending at Wallace House & Old Dutch Parsonage State Historic Sites. This outdoors performance of music of “parlor and porch” is the final show from our Wallace House porch before Wallace House goes under scaffolding for a major historic preservation project ahead of the 250th anniversary of Wallace House’s construction! This program is part of a series made possible the Wallace House and Old Dutch Parsonage Association with the sponsorship of New Jersey Council for the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in

Event Series Laser Magic

Laser Magic

Laser Magic at RVCC Planetarium Enjoy a laser show featuring such selections as “Fireworks” by Katy Perry; “We Don’t Talk about Bruno” from Encanto; “Call Me Maybe” by Carly Rae Jepsen; and “Let It Go,” sung by Idina Menzel. (Recommended for ages 6-12)

Featured Featured Event Series Peak Bloom Parties at Peony’s Envy

Peak Bloom Parties at Peony’s Envy

Peak Bloom Parties at Peony's Envy Join for a gourmet dinner served in the garden among the stunning peak peony bloom. The party is held outside at our Display Garden, 35 Autumn Hill Rd, Bernardsville, NJ 07924. Supper includes: appetizers, salads, bread, mains, and dessert. Dinner is served buffet style and seating is at round tables of ten. You can buy your tickets individually or purchase a table for 10 for the price of 9 tickets. Larger parties can be accommodated, simply let us know so we can arrange seating in advance. Upon placing your online order, you will immediately receive an automated receipt. In addition closer to the event, we will mail you a confirmation card, one for each ticket purchased. No need to bring these cards or any receipt with you to the event. We will have your reservations on file. Dress to the nines, but wear reasonable shoes and bringing an extra layer. This event has historically been somewhat of an adult event, kids are welcome but uncommon. Families tend to prefer our Friday Night Picnics. The parties will be held rain or shine. If we need to cancel altogether due to a national emergency or extreme

Valhallan – Learn the Power of Esports

Valhallan - Learn the Power of Esports Come join us at our Online event to learn all about the power of esports in the gaming world! This event will feature insightful discussions, hands-on activities, and networking opportunities with fellow gaming enthusiasts. Whether you're a seasoned gamer or just curious about the world of esports, this event is perfect for anyone looking to expand their knowledge and connect with like-minded individuals. Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity to delve into the world of esports!  

Event Series Somerville Summer Stage

Somerville Summer Stage

Somerville Summer Stage Summer Stage is here! Stop by our Summer Stage outdoor concert series on Division Street on the first Friday of each month and every Saturday from June 1, 2024 until Saturday September 14, 2024.  The concerts will begin at 7 p.m. on Fridays and 6 p.m. on Saturdays. 2024 Summer Stage Concert Schedule: **5/25** – Tyrone Stackhouse Project (6-9 pm) **6/1** – Twisted Ginger (6-9 pm) **6/7** – PB&J Band (7-9 pm) **6/8** – The Bassboards (6-9 pm) **6/15** – Johnny Charles featuring Tracy Sousa (6-9 pm) **6/22** – Twilight Disciples (6-9 pm) **6/29** – Living Proof (6-9 pm) **7/5** – Matt Pisani (7-9 pm) **7/6** – Rainbow Fresh (6-9 pm) **7/13** – The Broadcasters (6-9 pm) **7/20** – Mail Order Bride (6-9 pm) **7/27** – Whole Lotta Led (6-9 pm) **8/2** – The JJ Lynch Band (7-9 pm) **8/3** – Two Broke Vets (6-9 pm) **8/10** – Stereo Circus (6-9 pm) **8/17** – Diamond Eye Jack (6-9 pm) **8/24** – Rockhorse (6-9 pm) **8/31** – MPack Band (6-9 pm) **9/6** – Kit And The Cats Dragged In (7-9 pm) **9/7** – The Bob Lanza Blues Band (6-9 pm) **9/14** – Kate and the Melonheads (6-9 pm) All Summer Stage events are weather dependent.

Sopranos Night With Steve Schirripa and the Somerset Patriots

Sopranos Night With Steve Schirripa and the Somerset Patriots Watch the Somerset Patriots face the Bowie Baysox and celebrate one of the best shows in tv history with one of its stars, Steve Schirripa. Sopranos Night will give fans a chance to meet Schirripa at the game and feature themed food specials, contests, entertainment and more throughout the game to celebrate the iconic award-winning show that premiered 25 years ago. | Presented By Tribute Promotion: Sopranos-inspired T-Shirt Fans will receive a Sopranos-inspired Patriots t-shirt when they enter the ballpark as part of Sopranos Night with Steve Schirripa. | Presented By Tribute | First 1,000 Adults (21+)

Winslow: “An Evening of the Eagles”

Winslow: "An Evening of the Eagles" at Brook Arts Center  Celebrate the timeless legacy of The Eagles with Winslow, An Evening of the Eagles, at the Brook Arts Center on June 1, 2024, at 8 pm. Hailing from Hunterdon County, NJ, this dynamic ensemble faithfully recreates The Eagles' live performances and their distinctive 70s sound that catapulted them to iconic status. Immerse yourself in a special concert experience as Winslow takes the stage, presenting the entire album Hotel California alongside the greatest hits of The Eagles. Winslow's talented multi-lead vocalists skillfully capture the breathtaking 5-part harmonies, precise instrumentation, and captivating stage presence that defined The Eagles' music. Experience a journey through The Eagles' catalog, including their chart-topping hits, lesser-known gems, and solo works by Don Henley and Joe Walsh. From the mesmerizing harmonies of "Seven Bridges Road" to the intricate guitar duels of "Hotel California," Winslow delivers an authentic "Eagles" concert experience that will linger in your memory. Don't miss this unforgettable evening on June 1 at 8 pm.


Sophia Agranovich in a Romantic Virtuoso Recital

Sophia Agranovich in a Romantic Virtuoso Recital  Sonata No. 3 in B minor by Chopin, Variations on the Theme of Paganini by Brahms, Sonetto 104 del Petrarca and Rhapsodie espagnole (Spanish Rhapsody) by Liszt Sophia Agranovich, an Ukrainian-born pianist, recording artist and educator, is hailed as a "bold, daring pianist in the tradition of the Golden Age Romantics" and "a tigress of the keyboard." With performances lauded for their "orison of uncommon beauty" and "magnificent shading," she has captivated audiences worldwide. As a Steinway Artist, she graces renowned venues from Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall to the Théâtre Na Loba. Her 11-album discography consistently earns critical acclaim and top chart positions. Ms. Agranovich has garnered prestigious awards, including First place honors and multiple Gold and Silver Medals. She holds Bachelor & Master degrees from the Juilliard School. For full biography, visit sophiagranovich.com

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