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South Orange L...

South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

  • Date: Thursday, November 2, 2017
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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The Westfield Weavers 2017 Holiday Show and Sale

  • Date: Saturday, November 4, 2017
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Description: Springfield Public Library, 66 Mountain Ave., Springfield
    Weaving and Spinning Demonstrations, One of a kind gifts: Handwoven wearables, table linens, jewelry, baby gifts, hand knit items and more!
    Admission is free. For more info: 908.397.8130.
    Contact@westfieldweavers.org

Care Documenta...

Care Documentary - Maplewood Main Library

  • Date: Saturday, November 4, 2017
  • Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: Care pulls back the curtain on the poignant and largely hidden world of in-home elder care. This deeply moving film reveals the bonds that form between paid care workers and elders while exposing the cracks in the U.S. care system. Through personal stories, Care reveals the deep humanity of care work, as well as the challenges faced by elders, their families and their care workers. It also reveals the beginning of a movement to improve how we care—both for the growing number of older adults and for those who make their lives livable.A discussion will follow the screening, facilitated by Edgar A Brisbon, Certified Senior Advisor. Sponsored by Maplewood Library, the Maplewood Township Health Department and SOMA Two Towns for All Ages.
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Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

  • Date: Monday, November 6, 2017
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM
  • Description: New members are welcome to join Tonia Moore in ongoing classes which help persons with osteoporosis, osteopenia, and anyone interested in promoting and maintaining healthy bones over the years ahead.

Maplewood Gard...

Maplewood Garden Club Presents “From Flowers to Fragrances”

  • Date: Monday, November 6, 2017
  • Time: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Description: Get an insider’s look at the perfume industry on Monday, November 6, 2017, at 7:30 pm at Maplewood Memorial Library, 51 Baker Street, Maplewood, when the Maplewood Garden Club presents “From Flowers to Fragrance.” Speaker Bruno Leyssene was born into the fragrance business and has worked in the USA for almost twenty years as a senior perfumer for Takasago, Japan’s largest fragrance company. He will give an overview of the perfume industry; the people who create the distinctive fragrances; and the various flowers, herbs, spices, woods, and fruit that are processed and used to make beautiful scents. Flower oils will be available for sampling.
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Quilting Group

Quilting Group

  • Date: Tuesday, November 7, 2017
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Description: This group returns to the Baird. If you are a current quilter or interested in learning how to quilt, just drop in on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm If you are a current quilter or interested in learning how to quilt, just drop in on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
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Computer Explo...

Computer Explorations

  • Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2017
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Description: Now in the morning! Drop-in for the help YOU need at Hilton Library

Creative Writi...

Creative Writing Workshop

  • Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2017
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Description: South Orange Library

Preventing Per...

Preventing Personal bankruptcy

  • Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2017
  • Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: Hilton Library. Presenter Shelley Slafkes and her husband and law partner, Bruce Levitt have over 30 years’ experience in bankruptcy and debtor/consumer rights.

Read Around th...

Read Around the World: Italy –Maplewood Main Library

  • Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2017
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Description: “My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante”
    • This first in a series follows two friends in Naples from their first fateful meeting as ten-year-old girls through their school years and adolescence.
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Adult Health S...

Adult Health Screenings - Maplewood Town Hall

  • Date: Thursday, November 9, 2017
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: Maplewood Health Department provides a free monthly Adult Health Clinic for residents, 18 years of age and older. Services provided: blood pressure screening, nutrition and wellness counseling, medication review, weight checks and maintenance goal setting, carotid bruits screening, diabetes and metabolic syndrome risk assessment. Community referrals and resources are provided. Focus on attaining optimal health and wellness. Service is open to all, whether insured, uninsured or underinsured. If you are looking to speak to a healthcare provider about your new blood pressure medication and want to see if it is working, have a health question you didn’t get to ask your provider at your last visit, or want help setting or attaining a health goal, come to the Maplewood Adult Health Clinic.

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South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

  • Date: Thursday, November 9, 2017
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Description: Kirk Barrett, Profesor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Manhattan College. Topic: "Perspective on Environmental Issues Relevant to New Jersey"
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Project Health...

Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

  • Date: Monday, November 13, 2017
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM
  • Description: New members are welcome to join Tonia Moore in ongoing classes which help persons with osteoporosis, osteopenia, and anyone interested in promoting and maintaining healthy bones over the years ahead.

Organized Enou...

Organized Enough - Maplewood Main Library

  • Date: Monday, November 13, 2017
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Description: Author talk and book signing with Amanda Sullivan
    • Looking to declutter but not throw out most of your stuff? Just want to find what you’re looking for? This proven approach will show you how to make cleaning up effortless and automatic. Organized Enough offers concepts to define your goals and habits to keep clutter at bay. Books will be available for sale.
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Quilting Group

Quilting Group

  • Date: Tuesday, November 14, 2017
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Description: This group returns to the Baird. If you are a current quilter or interested in learning how to quilt, just drop in on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm If you are a current quilter or interested in learning how to quilt, just drop in on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Plant Party, M...

Plant Party, Maplewood Senior Center

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Wednesdays at...

Wednesdays at the Movies, South Orange Library

  • Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks"

Adult Health C...

Adult Health Clinic - Hilton Library

  • Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
  • Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Description: Maplewood Health Department provides a free monthly Adult Health Clinic for residents, 18 years of age and older. Services provided: blood pressure screening, nutrition and wellness counseling, medication review, weight checks and maintenance goal setting, carotid bruits screening, diabetes and metabolic syndrome risk assessment. Community referrals and resources are provided. Focus on attaining optimal health and wellness. Service is open to all, whether insured, uninsured or underinsured. If you are looking to speak to a healthcare provider about your new blood pressure medication and want to see if it is working, have a health question you didn’t get to ask your provider at your last visit, or want help setting or attaining a health goal, come to the Maplewood Adult Health Clinic.

Harvest Dance...

Harvest Dance with Swing town, Dehart Center, Mini Concert 7

  • Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
  • Time: 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Description: Harvest Dance with Swing town, Dehart Center, Mini Concert 7:30- 8:30pm; open rehearsal 8:30-10pm.
    Free but please register by calling (973) 763-0750 or online at https://maplewood.recdesk.com/Community/Program
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Maplewood Adul...

Maplewood Adult Health Clinic

  • Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: Change of Date***: THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16TH, . Check your blood pressure, speak with the township nurse, ask for health resources and receive nutritional and health and wellness counseling. Assess your risk of diabetes and carotid bruits screening available. This service is free and open to all Maplewood residents, 18 years of age and over. 10 AM-12 PM, Municipal Building, 574 Valley St., Maplewood

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Monthly Blood Pressure Clinic at The Baird

  • Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: free and open to all residents

Thanksgiving L...

Thanksgiving Lunch - Senior Circle

  • Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Description: Join the South Orange Senior Circle for the annual Thanksgiving Lunch at The Baird. $9 for Senior Circle members, $12 non-members. Reservations required - contact Jeanne Laracy at (973)762-8534. Please bring a non-perishable donation for the Our Lady of Sorrows food pantry.

Overlook Van B...

Overlook Van Blood Glucose and Blood Pressure Screening

  • Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: Hilton Library Branch
    • Find out if you are at risk for diabetes or high blood pressure with a free screening. Individual counseling is also provided.
    • Drop in. No appointment needed.

South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

  • Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Description: John Wargacki, Prof. of English at Seton Hall University.Topic: "I Hear America Singing": The American Experience in Verse
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Friendsgiving,...

Friendsgiving, Maplewood Senior Center

  • Date: Friday, November 17, 2017
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Description: Join a Thanksgiving celebration with lunch and motivational speaker Scott Chesney. Bring a dessert to share.
    • free but space is limited
    • Register at (973) 763-0750 or online at https://maplewood.recdesk.com/Community/Program
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Friends of Map...

Friends of Maplewood Library Book Sale

  • Date: Saturday, November 18, 2017
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Yarn and Fiber...

Yarn and Fiber Arts Group with Amy Zorn – Maplewood Main Lib

  • Date: Saturday, November 18, 2017
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: Maplewood Main Library
    • A gathering for people who knit, crochet, quilt, sew, embroider or do other creative things with yarn or fabric. Get feedback & advice.
    • Bring your own supplies.
    • All skill levels are welcome

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Maplewood Senior Share Intergenerational Arts Workshop

  • Date: Saturday, November 18, 2017
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Description: ALL AGES ARTS Workshops
    Maplewood Senior Center (106 Burnett Ave.)
    Create seasonal art projects with your
    family members ..young, in- betweens and elders Four tables with different materials to produce seasonal gifts .Examples include: cards, placemats, calendars, wreaths and banners.
    One group project to remain on site..your help and your families all needed. Join us for an afternoon creating **$5 fee per session per family
    Bring these recyclables along: plastic tops and containers, fabric pieces, yarn, ribbon, lace, crochet items, small glass bottles, pine cones, Games pieces as in scrabble, figures etc., cards, bingo pieces, jewelry, rope, baskets, straw plates etc. Register by Nov.13 - email irenecdun@gmail.com or call Irene at 973-761-6377 or Michelle at 973-763-0750
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Friends of Map...

Friends of Maplewood Library Book Sale

  • Date: Sunday, November 19, 2017
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Our Lady of So...

Our Lady of Sorrows Thanksgiving Lunch for Seniors

  • Date: Sunday, November 19, 2017
  • Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Description: OLS Church, Prospect & Fourth St.
    Reserve your seat for the delicious annual feast by calling Margaret at (973) 763-9129 or emailing the7grays@verizon.net.
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Project Health...

Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

  • Date: Monday, November 20, 2017
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM
  • Description: New members are welcome to join Tonia Moore in ongoing classes which help persons with osteoporosis, osteopenia, and anyone interested in promoting and maintaining healthy bones over the years ahead.

Quilting group...

Quilting group at the South Orange Library

  • Date: Monday, November 20, 2017
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Description: Join a drop-in quilting group
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Jersey Shore P...

Jersey Shore Premium Outlets, 9am-3pm

  • Date: Tuesday, November 21, 2017
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: A free ride to the Jersey Shore Premium Outlets.Seats limited, call (973) 763-0750

Quilting Group

Quilting Group

  • Date: Tuesday, November 21, 2017
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Description: This group returns to the Baird. If you are a current quilter or interested in learning how to quilt, just drop in on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm If you are a current quilter or interested in learning how to quilt, just drop in on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
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Creative Writi...

Creative Writing Workshop

  • Date: Wednesday, November 22, 2017
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Description: South Orange Library
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Project Health...

Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

  • Date: Monday, November 27, 2017
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM
  • Description: New members are welcome to join Tonia Moore in ongoing classes which help persons with osteoporosis, osteopenia, and anyone interested in promoting and maintaining healthy bones over the years ahead.
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Quilting Group

Quilting Group

  • Date: Tuesday, November 28, 2017
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Description: This group returns to the Baird. If you are a current quilter or interested in learning how to quilt, just drop in on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm If you are a current quilter or interested in learning how to quilt, just drop in on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Holiday Wreath...

Holiday Wreath Making, Maplewood Senior Center

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SOMA Series - Helping your aging parents

  • Date: Tuesday, November 28, 2017
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Description: Winchester Gardens
    • Part 2 in the series: Bethany Joseph, LSW, MPH will faciliatte a discussion on self-determination, legal issues, housing, Medicare, Mediciad, home safety and more.
    • Questions? Bjosepheldercare@gmail.com
    • Not required but suggested: http://Homesweetsoma.eventbrite.com
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Free Morning a...

Free Morning at Indoor Greens Golfing simulator

  • Date: Wednesday, November 29, 2017
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Description: 97 Baker St., Maplewood
    • Space limited, rsvp to Cathy at (973) 762-8120 x 4005.
    • First come first served - 3 time slots: 10-12 for the Pebble Beach Course; 12-2 St. Andrews simulator; 2-4pm, random course
    • 2 simulators, 4 players on each

Wednesdays at...

Wednesdays at the Movies

  • Date: Wednesday, November 29, 2017
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: South Orange Library, "Paris Can Wait"
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South Orange L...

South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

  • Date: Thursday, November 30, 2017
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Description: Amy Nyberg, Prof. of Communications at Seton Hall University and award-winning Journalist
    • Topic: Controversy Over Comic Books in the '40's and '50's

Foreign Film S...

Foreign Film Series featuring Women Film Directors

  • Date: Thursday, November 30, 2017
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Description: South Orange Library
    • "Mustang" by Director Deniz Gamze Erguven, Turkey.
    • Gerard Amsellem, noted educator, artist and filmmaker, will lead the discussion.

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How to Read the News by Stephanie Schwartz

  • Date: Thursday, November 30, 2017
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Description: Maplewood Main Library.
    • Learn all about how the news media operates and get an introduction to news literacy tools.
    • Learn strategies for wading through dubious information to discern the difference between marketing messages and propaganda and factual information.
    • This presentation is nonpolitical and nonpartisan.
  

Thursday Nov 2, 2017

  • South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

    Thursday Nov 2, 2017 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Saturday Nov 4, 2017

  • The Westfield Weavers 2017 Holiday Show and Sale

    Saturday Nov 4, 2017 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    Springfield Public Library, 66 Mountain Ave., Springfield
    Weaving and Spinning Demonstrations, One of a kind gifts: Handwoven wearables, table linens, jewelry, baby gifts, hand knit items and more!
    Admission is free. For more info: 908.397.8130.
    Contact@westfieldweavers.org

  • Care Documentary - Maplewood Main Library

    Saturday Nov 4, 2017 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

    Care pulls back the curtain on the poignant and largely hidden world of in-home elder care. This deeply moving film reveals the bonds that form between paid care workers and elders while exposing the cracks in the U.S. care system. Through personal stories, Care reveals the deep humanity of care work, as well as the challenges faced by elders, their families and their care workers. It also reveals the beginning of a movement to improve how we care—both for the growing number of older adults and for those who make their lives livable.A discussion will follow the screening, facilitated by Edgar A Brisbon, Certified Senior Advisor. Sponsored by Maplewood Library, the Maplewood Township Health Department and SOMA Two Towns for All Ages.

Monday Nov 6, 2017

  • Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

    Monday Nov 6, 2017 10:00 AM to 11:45 AM

    New members are welcome to join Tonia Moore in ongoing classes which help persons with osteoporosis, osteopenia, and anyone interested in promoting and maintaining healthy bones over the years ahead.

  • Maplewood Garden Club Presents “From Flowers to Fragrances”

    Monday Nov 6, 2017 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

    Get an insider’s look at the perfume industry on Monday, November 6, 2017, at 7:30 pm at Maplewood Memorial Library, 51 Baker Street, Maplewood, when the Maplewood Garden Club presents “From Flowers to Fragrance.” Speaker Bruno Leyssene was born into the fragrance business and has worked in the USA for almost twenty years as a senior perfumer for Takasago, Japan’s largest fragrance company. He will give an overview of the perfume industry; the people who create the distinctive fragrances; and the various flowers, herbs, spices, woods, and fruit that are processed and used to make beautiful scents. Flower oils will be available for sampling.

Tuesday Nov 7, 2017

  • Quilting Group

    Tuesday Nov 7, 2017 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    This group returns to the Baird. If you are a current quilter or interested in learning how to quilt, just drop in on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm If you are a current quilter or interested in learning how to quilt, just drop in on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Wednesday Nov 8, 2017

  • Computer Explorations

    Wednesday Nov 8, 2017 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Now in the morning! Drop-in for the help YOU need at Hilton Library

  • Creative Writing Workshop

    Wednesday Nov 8, 2017 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    South Orange Library

  • Preventing Personal bankruptcy

    Wednesday Nov 8, 2017 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Hilton Library. Presenter Shelley Slafkes and her husband and law partner, Bruce Levitt have over 30 years’ experience in bankruptcy and debtor/consumer rights.

  • Read Around the World: Italy –Maplewood Main Library

    Wednesday Nov 8, 2017 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    “My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante”
    • This first in a series follows two friends in Naples from their first fateful meeting as ten-year-old girls through their school years and adolescence.

Thursday Nov 9, 2017

  • Adult Health Screenings - Maplewood Town Hall

    Thursday Nov 9, 2017 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Maplewood Health Department provides a free monthly Adult Health Clinic for residents, 18 years of age and older. Services provided: blood pressure screening, nutrition and wellness counseling, medication review, weight checks and maintenance goal setting, carotid bruits screening, diabetes and metabolic syndrome risk assessment. Community referrals and resources are provided. Focus on attaining optimal health and wellness. Service is open to all, whether insured, uninsured or underinsured. If you are looking to speak to a healthcare provider about your new blood pressure medication and want to see if it is working, have a health question you didn’t get to ask your provider at your last visit, or want help setting or attaining a health goal, come to the Maplewood Adult Health Clinic.

  • South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

    Thursday Nov 9, 2017 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

    Kirk Barrett, Profesor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Manhattan College. Topic: "Perspective on Environmental Issues Relevant to New Jersey"

Monday Nov 13, 2017

  • Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

    Monday Nov 13, 2017 10:00 AM to 11:45 AM

    New members are welcome to join Tonia Moore in ongoing classes which help persons with osteoporosis, osteopenia, and anyone interested in promoting and maintaining healthy bones over the years ahead.

  • Organized Enough - Maplewood Main Library

    Monday Nov 13, 2017 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Author talk and book signing with Amanda Sullivan
    • Looking to declutter but not throw out most of your stuff? Just want to find what you’re looking for? This proven approach will show you how to make cleaning up effortless and automatic. Organized Enough offers concepts to define your goals and habits to keep clutter at bay. Books will be available for sale.

Tuesday Nov 14, 2017

  • Quilting Group

    Tuesday Nov 14, 2017 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    This group returns to the Baird. If you are a current quilter or interested in learning how to quilt, just drop in on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm If you are a current quilter or interested in learning how to quilt, just drop in on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

  • Plant Party, Maplewood Senior Center

    Tuesday Nov 14, 2017 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

    Create a terrarium with a festive fall theme. Fee: $5.

    Register by calling (973) 763-0750 or online at https://maplewood.recdesk.com/Community/Program

Wednesday Nov 15, 2017

  • Wednesdays at the Movies, South Orange Library

    Wednesday Nov 15, 2017 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks"

  • Adult Health Clinic - Hilton Library

    Wednesday Nov 15, 2017 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Maplewood Health Department provides a free monthly Adult Health Clinic for residents, 18 years of age and older. Services provided: blood pressure screening, nutrition and wellness counseling, medication review, weight checks and maintenance goal setting, carotid bruits screening, diabetes and metabolic syndrome risk assessment. Community referrals and resources are provided. Focus on attaining optimal health and wellness. Service is open to all, whether insured, uninsured or underinsured. If you are looking to speak to a healthcare provider about your new blood pressure medication and want to see if it is working, have a health question you didn’t get to ask your provider at your last visit, or want help setting or attaining a health goal, come to the Maplewood Adult Health Clinic.

  • Harvest Dance with Swing town, Dehart Center, Mini Concert 7

    Wednesday Nov 15, 2017 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM

    Harvest Dance with Swing town, Dehart Center, Mini Concert 7:30- 8:30pm; open rehearsal 8:30-10pm.
    Free but please register by calling (973) 763-0750 or online at https://maplewood.recdesk.com/Community/Program

Thursday Nov 16, 2017

  • Maplewood Adult Health Clinic

    Thursday Nov 16, 2017 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Change of Date***: THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16TH, . Check your blood pressure, speak with the township nurse, ask for health resources and receive nutritional and health and wellness counseling. Assess your risk of diabetes and carotid bruits screening available. This service is free and open to all Maplewood residents, 18 years of age and over. 10 AM-12 PM, Municipal Building, 574 Valley St., Maplewood

  • Monthly Blood Pressure Clinic at The Baird

    Thursday Nov 16, 2017 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    free and open to all residents

  • Thanksgiving Lunch - Senior Circle

    Thursday Nov 16, 2017 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    Join the South Orange Senior Circle for the annual Thanksgiving Lunch at The Baird. $9 for Senior Circle members, $12 non-members. Reservations required - contact Jeanne Laracy at (973)762-8534. Please bring a non-perishable donation for the Our Lady of Sorrows food pantry.

  • Overlook Van Blood Glucose and Blood Pressure Screening

    Thursday Nov 16, 2017 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Hilton Library Branch
    • Find out if you are at risk for diabetes or high blood pressure with a free screening. Individual counseling is also provided.
    • Drop in. No appointment needed.

  • South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

    Thursday Nov 16, 2017 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

    John Wargacki, Prof. of English at Seton Hall University.Topic: "I Hear America Singing": The American Experience in Verse

Friday Nov 17, 2017

  • Friendsgiving, Maplewood Senior Center

    Friday Nov 17, 2017 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

    Join a Thanksgiving celebration with lunch and motivational speaker Scott Chesney. Bring a dessert to share.
    • free but space is limited
    • Register at (973) 763-0750 or online at https://maplewood.recdesk.com/Community/Program

Saturday Nov 18, 2017

  • Friends of Maplewood Library Book Sale

    Saturday Nov 18, 2017 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

  • Yarn and Fiber Arts Group with Amy Zorn – Maplewood Main Lib

    Saturday Nov 18, 2017 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Maplewood Main Library
    • A gathering for people who knit, crochet, quilt, sew, embroider or do other creative things with yarn or fabric. Get feedback & advice.
    • Bring your own supplies.
    • All skill levels are welcome

  • Maplewood Senior Share Intergenerational Arts Workshop

    Saturday Nov 18, 2017 12:00 PM to 4:30 PM

    ALL AGES ARTS Workshops
    Maplewood Senior Center (106 Burnett Ave.)
    Create seasonal art projects with your
    family members ..young, in- betweens and elders Four tables with different materials to produce seasonal gifts .Examples include: cards, placemats, calendars, wreaths and banners.
    One group project to remain on site..your help and your families all needed. Join us for an afternoon creating **$5 fee per session per family
    Bring these recyclables along: plastic tops and containers, fabric pieces, yarn, ribbon, lace, crochet items, small glass bottles, pine cones, Games pieces as in scrabble, figures etc., cards, bingo pieces, jewelry, rope, baskets, straw plates etc. Register by Nov.13 - email irenecdun@gmail.com or call Irene at 973-761-6377 or Michelle at 973-763-0750

Sunday Nov 19, 2017

  • Friends of Maplewood Library Book Sale

    Sunday Nov 19, 2017 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

  • Our Lady of Sorrows Thanksgiving Lunch for Seniors

    Sunday Nov 19, 2017 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    OLS Church, Prospect & Fourth St.
    Reserve your seat for the delicious annual feast by calling Margaret at (973) 763-9129 or emailing the7grays@verizon.net.

Monday Nov 20, 2017

  • Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

    Monday Nov 20, 2017 10:00 AM to 11:45 AM

    New members are welcome to join Tonia Moore in ongoing classes which help persons with osteoporosis, osteopenia, and anyone interested in promoting and maintaining healthy bones over the years ahead.

  • Quilting group at the South Orange Library

    Monday Nov 20, 2017 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    Join a drop-in quilting group

Tuesday Nov 21, 2017

  • Jersey Shore Premium Outlets, 9am-3pm

    Tuesday Nov 21, 2017 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

    A free ride to the Jersey Shore Premium Outlets.Seats limited, call (973) 763-0750

  • Quilting Group

    Tuesday Nov 21, 2017 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    This group returns to the Baird. If you are a current quilter or interested in learning how to quilt, just drop in on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm If you are a current quilter or interested in learning how to quilt, just drop in on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Wednesday Nov 22, 2017

  • Creative Writing Workshop

    Wednesday Nov 22, 2017 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    South Orange Library

Monday Nov 27, 2017

  • Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

    Monday Nov 27, 2017 10:00 AM to 11:45 AM

    New members are welcome to join Tonia Moore in ongoing classes which help persons with osteoporosis, osteopenia, and anyone interested in promoting and maintaining healthy bones over the years ahead.

Tuesday Nov 28, 2017

  • Quilting Group

    Tuesday Nov 28, 2017 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    This group returns to the Baird. If you are a current quilter or interested in learning how to quilt, just drop in on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm If you are a current quilter or interested in learning how to quilt, just drop in on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

  • Holiday Wreath Making, Maplewood Senior Center

    Tuesday Nov 28, 2017 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

    Wreaths, decorations and refreshments supplied
    • $5
    • (973) 763-0750 or online at https://maplewood.recdesk.com/Community/Program

  • SOMA Series - Helping your aging parents

    Tuesday Nov 28, 2017 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Winchester Gardens
    • Part 2 in the series: Bethany Joseph, LSW, MPH will faciliatte a discussion on self-determination, legal issues, housing, Medicare, Mediciad, home safety and more.
    • Questions? Bjosepheldercare@gmail.com
    • Not required but suggested: http://Homesweetsoma.eventbrite.com

Wednesday Nov 29, 2017

  • Free Morning at Indoor Greens Golfing simulator

    Wednesday Nov 29, 2017 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    97 Baker St., Maplewood
    • Space limited, rsvp to Cathy at (973) 762-8120 x 4005.
    • First come first served - 3 time slots: 10-12 for the Pebble Beach Course; 12-2 St. Andrews simulator; 2-4pm, random course
    • 2 simulators, 4 players on each

  • Wednesdays at the Movies

    Wednesday Nov 29, 2017 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    South Orange Library, "Paris Can Wait"

Thursday Nov 30, 2017

  • South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

    Thursday Nov 30, 2017 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

    Amy Nyberg, Prof. of Communications at Seton Hall University and award-winning Journalist
    • Topic: Controversy Over Comic Books in the '40's and '50's

  • Foreign Film Series featuring Women Film Directors

    Thursday Nov 30, 2017 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    South Orange Library
    • "Mustang" by Director Deniz Gamze Erguven, Turkey.
    • Gerard Amsellem, noted educator, artist and filmmaker, will lead the discussion.

  • How to Read the News by Stephanie Schwartz

    Thursday Nov 30, 2017 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    Maplewood Main Library.
    • Learn all about how the news media operates and get an introduction to news literacy tools.
    • Learn strategies for wading through dubious information to discern the difference between marketing messages and propaganda and factual information.
    • This presentation is nonpolitical and nonpartisan.