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CCCJ Pizza and Pistons – Muscle Cars & Meatball Parms

CCCJ Pizza and Pistons - Muscle Cars & Meatball Parms ALL GROUPS & CLUBS WELCOME! Join us for Cars & Coffee of Manville, where all car owners and their guests can enjoy complimentary coffee and soft drinks! Sponsored by Manville Pizza and Cars And Coffee Of Central Jersey, this event happens twice a month. Whether you're part of a club or just a car enthusiast, all are welcome! We're also looking for vendors - send us a message for more details.

Watchung’s Texier Open House Museum

Texier House Museum 10 Mountain Blvd., Watchung

Watchung's Texier Open House Museum The Texier House Museum is Watchung’s central location for history, photos, fun facts, and artifacts. Visit and investigate each of the 6 rooms independently or together, speak with our tour guides, and learn about the many wonderful tales from Watchung’s (nearly) 100 year history! The Texier House Museum is typically open the 1st & 3rd Sunday of each month from 2pm to 4pm, but be sure to periodically check this page for any updates or event closings. Admission is FREE. Donations are always greatly appreciated.

Arabella Barlow Day: Civil War Soldier’s Encampment & Surgeon’s Demonstration

Arabella Barlow, born and buried in Somerville, was a great-granddaughter of the Wallace and Hardenbergh families of Wallace House & Old Dutch Parsonage State Historic Sites, offering one of the “mystic chords of memory” crossing New Jersey history from the American Revolution to the Civil War. On the grounds of Wallace House State Historic Site, enter a small Civil War encampment and encounter a New Jersey soldier’s experience of the Civil War. In our Sign of the Red Lion Interpretive Center, meet a surgeon of the 4th N.J. Volunteer Reg't and see a demonstration of Civil War medicine. Historical exhibits and discussion share new and continuing research uncovering Somerville’s Civil War heroine Arabella Barlow in New Jersey women’s history. Admission is free. Come and go throughout the afternoon. 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 this series do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities or the New Jersey Council for the Humanities.

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Arabella Barlow Day: Civil War Surgeon’s Demonstration & Soldier’s Encampment

Arabella Barlow Day: Civil War Surgeon’s Demonstration & Soldier’s Encampment 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. For Arabella Barlow Day, meet a surgeon of the 4th N.J. Volunteer Reg't and see a demonstration of Civil War medicine. Enter a small Civil War encampment and encounter a New Jersey soldier’s experience of the Civil War. Historical exhibits and discussion share new research uncovering Somerville’s Civil War heroine Arabella Barlow in New Jersey women’s history. Admission is free. Come and go throughout the afternoon. This program concludes 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 this series do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities or the New Jersey Council for the Humanities.

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Event Series 2024 Summer Concert Series

2024 Summer Concert Series

2024 Summer Concert Series Join for the Summer Concert Series at Duke Island Park, where music lovers of all ages come together to celebrate a variety of genres and eras. From classic rock to jazz, country to pop, each concert promises a memorable summer experience . Admission and parking are free. Park Rangers will help guide parking, offering closer spots to those with handicaps. A selection of food trucks will be onsite and may vary from week to week. Visitors are welcome to bring your own cooler with snacks and drinks.  Alcohol and smoking are not permitted in the park. Don't forget to bring your own lawn chair or blanket to relax and immerse yourself in the music-filled atmosphere. Whether you're a longtime fan or discovering new favorites, the Summer Concert Series at Duke Island Park promises evenings of rhythm, melody, and community spirit. 2024 Lineup: July 7th – Bon Journey 6:30pm to 8:00pm https://bonjourneyny.com/ July 14th – Jake’s Rockin Country Band 6:30pm to 8:00pm July 21st  – Suit & Mai Tai 6:30pm to 8:00pm https://suitandmaitai.com/home July 28th – Step By Step 6:30pm to 8:00pm https://www.stepbysteptribute.com/ August 4th  – The Ronald Reagans 80’s vs. 90’s show 6:30pm to 8:00pm

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