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Project Health...

Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

  • Date: Monday, April 2, 2018
  • 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 - Maplewood Main Library

  • Date: Monday, April 2, 2018
  • Time: 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Description: “Plants That Pay Their Rent and Plants That Should Be Evicted”
    Maplewood, accomplished gardener and environmentalist Regina Carlson returns to the Maplewood Garden Club with her most recent garden talk, “Plants That Pay Their Rent and Plants That Should Be Evicted.” Based on her experience growing hundreds of kinds of plants (and killing a goodly number), Regina will discuss both the good-doers and those that do much too well, plus unusual as well as common plant varieties. She will share plant-specific best practices that will benefit both novice and experienced gardeners as we prepare for the new growing season. Plan to join us for this informative and timely presentation. www.maplewoodgardenclub.org
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Quilting Group...

Quilting Group at The Baird, 5 Meade St., S. Orange

  • Date: Tuesday, April 3, 2018
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Description: 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

Digital Device...

Digital Device Clinics - Hilton Library

  • Date: Tuesday, April 3, 2018
  • Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Description: Drop in for free one-on-one support for using your e-reader, tablet, smartphone, or other electronic device. Open to adults, teens and children. Every Tuesday evening from 5 – 7 pm at Hilton Branch.
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Free Adult Hea...

Free Adult Health Screenings

  • Date: Wednesday, April 4, 2018
  • Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: Maplewood Main Library
    Blood pressure and carotid bruit screening, medication, weight & health counseling. Drop in welcome or call (973) 762-8120 x 4300 for an appointment

Wednesdays at...

Wednesdays at the Movies, South Orange Library

  • Date: Wednesday, April 4, 2018
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: "Battle of the Sexes"

Grand Nannie G...

Grand Nannie Gathering,

  • Date: Wednesday, April 4, 2018
  • Time: 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Description: Ethical Culture Society, 516 Prospect St.7:30 pm
    Grandparents helping to care for grandchildren are invited to get together to socialize, welcome other grandnannies and support each other
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Movies at The...

Movies at The Maplewood Senior Center

  • Date: Thursday, April 5, 2018
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: Call (973) 763-0750 for details

Oral, Head &am...

Oral, Head & Neck Cancer Screenings

  • Date: Thursday, April 5, 2018
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Description: Atkins Kent Building, Suite 302
    101 Old Short Hills Road, W. Orange (across from the hospital).

    Screenings are free but registration is required. Call 1 (888) 724-7123 to register

South Orange L...

South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

  • Date: Thursday, April 5, 2018
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Thursday Night...

Thursday Night Book Club

  • Date: Thursday, April 5, 2018
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Description: "This is How You Lose Her" by Junot Diaz
    Maplewood Main Library

Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

  • Date: Thursday, April 5, 2018
  • Time: 8:00 PM - 10:15 PM
  • Description: Join us for for music and folk dancing every Thursday night. $5 per person. For more information, call (973) 376-7568
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Yarn and Fiber...

Yarn and Fiber Arts Group - Maplewood Main Library

  • Date: Saturday, April 7, 2018
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Description: A gathering for people who knit, crochet, quilt, sew, embroider or do other creative things with yarn or fabric. Bring your project.
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Project Health...

Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

  • Date: Monday, April 9, 2018
  • 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 at The Baird, 5 Meade St., S. Orange

  • Date: Tuesday, April 10, 2018
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Description: 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

Digital Device...

Digital Device Clinics - Hilton Library

  • Date: Tuesday, April 10, 2018
  • Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Description: Drop in for free one-on-one support for using your e-reader, tablet, smartphone, or other electronic device. Open to adults, teens and children. Every Tuesday evening from 5 – 7 pm at Hilton Branch.
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Parkinson’s...

Parkinson’s Awareness Day

  • Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018
  • Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Description: Please join us for Parkinson’s Awareness Day at Saint Barnabas Medical Center on April 11! We are excited to welcome Dr. Arash Fazl to our Movement Disorders and Neurology Office opening this spring. Dr. Fazl will speak on “What’s NEW in Parkinson’s Disease?” This event is open to those with Parkinson’s, their caregivers and the community. Registration is required. Please call Lauren Norcross (973) 322-8195 with any questions.

"Downsizi...

"Downsizing for Your Move" Hilton Branch Library

  • Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018
  • Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: This talk will help make tough decision about letting go of things with strong memories attached, and help you organize and de-clutter before your move. Also, doing it for yourself now will save your family from facing the task later. Speaker Eileen Bergman is a Professional Organizer who helps people reduce stress and save time and money so they can focus on enjoying life.

Reflections of...

Reflections of Vietnam

  • Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Description: Maplewood Main Library
    Two Vietnam Vets, lifelong best friends from NJ give a true account of one-on-one exposure to the war, including living conditions, life in combat zones, battles, losses and coming home. Includes a display of memorabilia.
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Movies at The...

Movies at The Maplewood Senior Center

  • Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: Call (973) 763-0750 for details

South Orange L...

South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

  • Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Folk Dancing a...

Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

  • Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
  • Time: 8:00 PM - 10:15 PM
  • Description: Join us for for music and folk dancing every Thursday night. $5 per person. For more information, call (973) 376-7568
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41st Annual SO...

41st Annual SOMA Interfaith Holocaust Remembrance Service

  • Date: Sunday, April 15, 2018
  • Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Description: The 41st Annual South Orange /Maplewood Interfaith Holocaust Remembrance Service will take place on Sunday, April 15, at the Congregation Beth El, 222 Irvington Avenue in South Orange. The event at the temple begins at 3:00pm. It is preceded by a March of Remembrance at 2:00 pm, which will assemble at Spiotta park, corner of South Orange Avenue and Village Plaza in South Orange. At 1:00 pm, participants in the March of Remembrance are invited to hand make signs at the Kol Rina offices (corner of Valley and 1st streets, above the 7/11 in South Orange). Teens and adults are welcome.
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Project Health...

Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

  • Date: Monday, April 16, 2018
  • 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 at The Baird, 5 Meade St., S. Orange

  • Date: Tuesday, April 17, 2018
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Description: 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

Digital Device...

Digital Device Clinics - Hilton Library

  • Date: Tuesday, April 17, 2018
  • Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Description: Drop in for free one-on-one support for using your e-reader, tablet, smartphone, or other electronic device. Open to adults, teens and children. Every Tuesday evening from 5 – 7 pm at Hilton Branch.
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South Orange S...

South Orange Senior Bus goes to Whole Foods & Target

  • Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Description: Call 973-378-7754 x 2

Computer Explo...

Computer Explorations - Hilton Library

  • Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Description: Get the help YOU need! For beginner computer users.

From Revolutio...

From Revolution to Solutions: Informed Cinema & Conversation

  • Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: Maplewood Main Library
    Clips from three acclaimed, award-winning documentaries by filmmakers Marylou & Jerome Bongiorno will allow a look at the past, present, and future of Newark. Participants will be able to learn about and discuss the opportunities and challenges of urban environments by examining Newark as a microcosm.

Wednesdays at...

Wednesdays at The Movies - South Orange Library

  • Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: "Stronger"

Read Around the World: China

  • Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Description: "The Borrowed" by Chan Ho-Kei
    Maplewood man Library
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Creature Comfo...

Creature Comfort Series

  • Date: Thursday, April 19, 2018
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: Meet Mikey, the miniature horse, as we wrap up the creature comforts animal therapy series at the Maplewood Senior Center

Monthly Blood...

Monthly Blood Pressure Clinic at The Baird

  • Date: Thursday, April 19, 2018
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: free and open to all residents

Gogo Grandpare...

Gogo Grandparent Info Session

  • Date: Thursday, April 19, 2018
  • Time: 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
  • Description: Come to the South Orange Library for a presentation and Q&A on the Gogo Grandparent subsidized ride program, which will begin May 1. Details of the program are on the transportation page of this website

Movies at The...

Movies at The Maplewood Senior Center

  • Date: Thursday, April 19, 2018
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: Call (973) 763-0750 for details

South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

  • Date: Thursday, April 19, 2018
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Happy Hour for Charity

  • Date: Thursday, April 19, 2018
  • Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Description: South Orange Rotary invites you to a happy hour honoring our own South Orange Seniors at teh Reservoir Restaurant, 106 S.Orange Ave. Suggest donation $10, all proceeds benefit S.O.S. and their work. rsvp to Rotaryclubsonj@gmail.com or leave a message at (201) 563-8983.

Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

  • Date: Thursday, April 19, 2018
  • Time: 8:00 PM - 10:15 PM
  • Description: Join us for for music and folk dancing every Thursday night. $5 per person. For more information, call (973) 376-7568
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Intergeneratio...

Intergenerational Arts

  • Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: Dehart Community Center. $10 per family, call (973) 761-6377 for details

Spring Book Sa...

Spring Book Sale

  • Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Description: Spring Book Sale
    The Friends of the Maplewood Library are holding their annual Spring Book Sale on Saturday, April 21, 2018 (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.), and Sunday, April 22, 2018 (11 a.m. to 5 p.m.-- entry on Sunday is via the parking lot only). Wide-ranging selection of books available on a variety of subjects plus DVDs, CDs, audiobooks--all at great prices. On Sunday a bag (supplied by Friends) can be filled with the buyer’s choice of books, etc. Maplewood Memorial Library, 51 Baker Street, Maplewood, NJ. For information, call 973-762-4136.

Spring Book Sa...

Spring Book Sale

  • Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Description: Spring Book Sale
    The Friends of the Maplewood Library are holding their annual Spring Book Sale on Saturday, April 21, 2018 (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.), and Sunday, April 22, 2018 (11 a.m. to 5 p.m.-- entry on Sunday is via the parking lot only). Wide-ranging selection of books available on a variety of subjects plus DVDs, CDs, audiobooks--all at great prices. On Sunday a bag (supplied by Friends) can be filled with the buyer’s choice of books, etc. Maplewood Memorial Library, 51 Baker Street, Maplewood, NJ. For information, call 973-762-4136.

Art & Musi...

Art & Music Reception

  • Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018
  • Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Description: The April exhibit is representational paintings by Sue Ellen Leys. Live music with Martin Leys and Peter Seckel.
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Spring Book Sa...

Spring Book Sale

  • Date: Sunday, April 22, 2018
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Description: The Friends of the Maplewood Library are holding their annual Spring Book Sale on Saturday, April 21, 2018 (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.), and Sunday, April 22, 2018 (11 a.m. to 5 p.m.-- entry on Sunday is via the parking lot only). Wide-ranging selection of books available on a variety of subjects plus DVDs, CDs, audiobooks--all at great prices. On Sunday a bag (supplied by Friends) can be filled with the buyer’s choice of books, etc. Maplewood Memorial Library, 51 Baker Street, Maplewood, NJ. For information, call 973-762-4136.
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Project Health...

Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

  • Date: Monday, April 23, 2018
  • 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.

Normal Aging a...

Normal Aging and the Brain

  • Date: Monday, April 23, 2018
  • Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: Hilton Library. This talk will cover the changes that occur in our thinking skills as we age, such as memory, attention, decision making, and spatial orientation Learn the difference between normal aging and symptoms that may need further evaluation, and what can be done to preserve memory and thinking skills.
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Quilting Group...

Quilting Group at The Baird, 5 Meade St., S. Orange

  • Date: Tuesday, April 24, 2018
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Description: 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

Gogo Grandpare...

Gogo Grandparent Info Session

  • Date: Tuesday, April 24, 2018
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Description: Come to the Maplewood Senior Center for a presentation and Q&A on the Gogo Grandparent subsidized ride program, which will begin May 1. Details of the program are on the transportation page of this website

Digital Device...

Digital Device Clinics - Hilton Library

  • Date: Tuesday, April 24, 2018
  • Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Description: Drop in for free one-on-one support for using your e-reader, tablet, smartphone, or other electronic device. Open to adults, teens and children. Every Tuesday evening from 5 – 7 pm at Hilton Branch.

United Way Car...

United Way Caregivers Munch & Learn Dinner Presentation

  • Date: Tuesday, April 24, 2018
  • Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Description: Aden Court, 510 Prospect Ave, West Orange. Dr. Lina Shihabuddin will speak on "Improving with Age."

FOREIGN FILM SERIES:  WOMEN FILM DIRECTORS 

  • Date: Tuesday, April 24, 2018
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Description: "My Life Without Me" (Polley, 2003)

SOMA Series Medicaid Q&A, YMCA Civic House 124 Dunnell Rd

  • Date: Tuesday, April 24, 2018
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Description: Confused about Medicaid? You are not alone! Join us for the next installment in the SOMA Series which will feature Allison Busch Vogel to learn about Medicaid eligibility, coverage, preparation and application process.
    Learn about this invaluable support. Representatives from local nursing homes will be there to answer your questions.
    Sponsored by Adamson Ramsey Homes and Bethany Joseph, MSW
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Bus Trip to Oc...

Bus Trip to Ocean Grove

  • Date: Wednesday, April 25, 2018
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Description: Bus departs Maplewood Senior Center. Call (973) 763-0750 to reserve seat.

Gogo Grandpare...

Gogo Grandparent Info Session

  • Date: Wednesday, April 25, 2018
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Description: Come to the Maplewood Municipal Building for a presentation and Q&A on the Gogo Grandparent subsidized ride program, which will begin May 1. Details of the program are on the transportation page of this website

Creative Writi...

Creative Writing Workshop, South Orange Library

  • Date: Wednesday, April 25, 2018
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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Maplewood Seni...

Maplewood Senior Bus goes to Marshall's

  • Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Description: Call (973) 763-0750 to reserve

Movies at The...

Movies at The Maplewood Senior Center

  • Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: Call (973) 763-0750 for details

South Orange L...

South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

  • Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Description: Speaker: Douglas Simon, Prof Emeritus of Political Science at Drew University on World Affairs Update.

Navigating the...

Navigating the Maze of Medicare, Maplewood Main Library

  • Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Description: Are you enrolled in Medicare or getting ready to enroll? SHIP is a state program that offers free, unbiased Medicare advice and information.
    Come the presentation or call the SHIP helpline at (973) 637-1717

Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

  • Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018
  • Time: 8:00 PM - 10:15 PM
  • Description: Join us for for music and folk dancing every Thursday night. $5 per person. For more information, call (973) 376-7568
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Say Ahh.

Say Ahh.

  • Date: Friday, April 27, 2018
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: Overlook’s Dental Care Center to offer an Oral Health event called Say Ahh. Please join us at this FREE event for oral health education, oral screenings and evaluations, door prizes, and refreshments. Say Ahh is taking place on Friday April 27th in Bouras Auditorium at Overlook Medical Center from 1:00pm to 3:00pm. Please contact Alexandra Green at 908-522-5355 to register for screenings and for more information about the event.
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The Achieve Fo...

The Achieve Foundation’s 4th Annual Maker Madness

  • Date: Saturday, April 28, 2018
  • All day event
  • Description: Columbia High School (17 Parker Avenue in Maplewood).
    Maker Madness is a free, hands-on event for students and their families offering activity stations such as animation, 3-D printing, electronics demolition, kinetic sculpture, catapults, coding, Popsicle stick bridges, pop-up books, origami, sewing and more! Over 1,400 students and adults participate every year.

    Volunteers are needed and appreciated and will receive t-shirts and free refreshments! Please click here for more information and to sign up to help : http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e054aaaa82aa7ff2-maker

Annual Tree Se...

Annual Tree Seedling Giveaway

  • Date: Saturday, April 28, 2018
  • Time: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Description: Maplewood DPW will be holding its annual Tree Seedling Giveaway in celebration of Arbor Day, this Saturday, April 28 at Town Hall (Front Steps) from 8AM – 1PM.

    This year we have 2,000 free seedlings to distribute! The varieties available are as follows:

    Black Oak
    Black Walnut
    Chestnut Oak
    Cornelian Cherry
    Eastern White Pine
    Flowering Dogwood
    Kousa Dogwood
    Mockenut Hickory
    Norther Red Oak
    Norway Spruce
    Persimmon
    Swamp White Oak
    Sycamore
    Tulip Poplar

Prescription D...

Prescription Drug Take Back Day

  • Date: Saturday, April 28, 2018
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Description: Turn in your used or expired medication for safe disposal at the Maplewood Police Headquarters, 1618 Springfield Ave.

Repair Cafe

Repair Cafe

  • Date: Saturday, April 28, 2018
  • Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Description: Back by popular demand, Repair Cafe returns to Morrow Church, 600 Ridgewood Rd in Maplewood. Have something you need fixed? Don't throw it out, bring it to our expert volunteers. This international , intergenerational movement helps give new life to some of your favorite things and keeps them out of the landfill. Want to dust off you tool box or sewing kit to help others repair their beloved items? Call (973) 762-8120 x4005 or email CRowe@ twp.Maplewood.NJ.US
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Third Annual S...

Third Annual S.O.S. Documentary with SHU

  • Date: Sunday, April 29, 2018
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: Join us for this free, annual event at SOPAC. Seton Hall University has once again partnered with South Orange Seniors to document and explore the lives of some of our longest term residents

South Orange S...

South Orange Symphony

  • Date: Sunday, April 29, 2018
  • Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Description: South Orange Middle School
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AARP Driver's...

AARP Driver's Safety Class

  • Date: Monday, April 30, 2018
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Description: Refresh your driving skills with this AARP Smart Driver Course. $15 for AARP members, $20 non-members, lunch provided. Class held at Winchester Gardens. register by calling (973) 762-5050.

Project Health...

Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

  • Date: Monday, April 30, 2018
  • 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.
     

Monday Apr 2, 2018

  • Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

    Monday Apr 2, 2018 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 - Maplewood Main Library

    Monday Apr 2, 2018 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    “Plants That Pay Their Rent and Plants That Should Be Evicted”
    Maplewood, accomplished gardener and environmentalist Regina Carlson returns to the Maplewood Garden Club with her most recent garden talk, “Plants That Pay Their Rent and Plants That Should Be Evicted.” Based on her experience growing hundreds of kinds of plants (and killing a goodly number), Regina will discuss both the good-doers and those that do much too well, plus unusual as well as common plant varieties. She will share plant-specific best practices that will benefit both novice and experienced gardeners as we prepare for the new growing season. Plan to join us for this informative and timely presentation. www.maplewoodgardenclub.org

Tuesday Apr 3, 2018

  • Quilting Group at The Baird, 5 Meade St., S. Orange

    Tuesday Apr 3, 2018 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

  • Digital Device Clinics - Hilton Library

    Tuesday Apr 3, 2018 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Drop in for free one-on-one support for using your e-reader, tablet, smartphone, or other electronic device. Open to adults, teens and children. Every Tuesday evening from 5 – 7 pm at Hilton Branch.

Wednesday Apr 4, 2018

  • Free Adult Health Screenings

    Wednesday Apr 4, 2018 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

    Maplewood Main Library
    Blood pressure and carotid bruit screening, medication, weight & health counseling. Drop in welcome or call (973) 762-8120 x 4300 for an appointment

  • Wednesdays at the Movies, South Orange Library

    Wednesday Apr 4, 2018 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    "Battle of the Sexes"

  • Grand Nannie Gathering,

    Wednesday Apr 4, 2018 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    Ethical Culture Society, 516 Prospect St.7:30 pm
    Grandparents helping to care for grandchildren are invited to get together to socialize, welcome other grandnannies and support each other

Thursday Apr 5, 2018

  • Movies at The Maplewood Senior Center

    Thursday Apr 5, 2018 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Call (973) 763-0750 for details

  • Oral, Head & Neck Cancer Screenings

    Thursday Apr 5, 2018 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    Atkins Kent Building, Suite 302
    101 Old Short Hills Road, W. Orange (across from the hospital).

    Screenings are free but registration is required. Call 1 (888) 724-7123 to register

  • South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

    Thursday Apr 5, 2018 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

  • Thursday Night Book Club

    Thursday Apr 5, 2018 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    "This is How You Lose Her" by Junot Diaz
    Maplewood Main Library

  • Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

    Thursday Apr 5, 2018 8:00 PM to 10:15 PM

    Join us for for music and folk dancing every Thursday night. $5 per person. For more information, call (973) 376-7568

Saturday Apr 7, 2018

  • Yarn and Fiber Arts Group - Maplewood Main Library

    Saturday Apr 7, 2018 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    A gathering for people who knit, crochet, quilt, sew, embroider or do other creative things with yarn or fabric. Bring your project.

Monday Apr 9, 2018

  • Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

    Monday Apr 9, 2018 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 Apr 10, 2018

  • Quilting Group at The Baird, 5 Meade St., S. Orange

    Tuesday Apr 10, 2018 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

  • Digital Device Clinics - Hilton Library

    Tuesday Apr 10, 2018 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Drop in for free one-on-one support for using your e-reader, tablet, smartphone, or other electronic device. Open to adults, teens and children. Every Tuesday evening from 5 – 7 pm at Hilton Branch.

Wednesday Apr 11, 2018

  • Parkinson’s Awareness Day

    Wednesday Apr 11, 2018 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

    Please join us for Parkinson’s Awareness Day at Saint Barnabas Medical Center on April 11! We are excited to welcome Dr. Arash Fazl to our Movement Disorders and Neurology Office opening this spring. Dr. Fazl will speak on “What’s NEW in Parkinson’s Disease?” This event is open to those with Parkinson’s, their caregivers and the community. Registration is required. Please call Lauren Norcross (973) 322-8195 with any questions.

  • "Downsizing for Your Move" Hilton Branch Library

    Wednesday Apr 11, 2018 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    This talk will help make tough decision about letting go of things with strong memories attached, and help you organize and de-clutter before your move. Also, doing it for yourself now will save your family from facing the task later. Speaker Eileen Bergman is a Professional Organizer who helps people reduce stress and save time and money so they can focus on enjoying life.

  • Reflections of Vietnam

    Wednesday Apr 11, 2018 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Maplewood Main Library
    Two Vietnam Vets, lifelong best friends from NJ give a true account of one-on-one exposure to the war, including living conditions, life in combat zones, battles, losses and coming home. Includes a display of memorabilia.

Thursday Apr 12, 2018

  • Movies at The Maplewood Senior Center

    Thursday Apr 12, 2018 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Call (973) 763-0750 for details

  • South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

    Thursday Apr 12, 2018 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

  • Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

    Thursday Apr 12, 2018 8:00 PM to 10:15 PM

    Join us for for music and folk dancing every Thursday night. $5 per person. For more information, call (973) 376-7568

Sunday Apr 15, 2018

  • 41st Annual SOMA Interfaith Holocaust Remembrance Service

    Sunday Apr 15, 2018 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

    The 41st Annual South Orange /Maplewood Interfaith Holocaust Remembrance Service will take place on Sunday, April 15, at the Congregation Beth El, 222 Irvington Avenue in South Orange. The event at the temple begins at 3:00pm. It is preceded by a March of Remembrance at 2:00 pm, which will assemble at Spiotta park, corner of South Orange Avenue and Village Plaza in South Orange. At 1:00 pm, participants in the March of Remembrance are invited to hand make signs at the Kol Rina offices (corner of Valley and 1st streets, above the 7/11 in South Orange). Teens and adults are welcome.

Monday Apr 16, 2018

  • Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

    Monday Apr 16, 2018 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 Apr 17, 2018

  • Quilting Group at The Baird, 5 Meade St., S. Orange

    Tuesday Apr 17, 2018 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

  • Digital Device Clinics - Hilton Library

    Tuesday Apr 17, 2018 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Drop in for free one-on-one support for using your e-reader, tablet, smartphone, or other electronic device. Open to adults, teens and children. Every Tuesday evening from 5 – 7 pm at Hilton Branch.

Wednesday Apr 18, 2018

  • South Orange Senior Bus goes to Whole Foods & Target

    Wednesday Apr 18, 2018 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM

    Call 973-378-7754 x 2

  • Computer Explorations - Hilton Library

    Wednesday Apr 18, 2018 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Get the help YOU need! For beginner computer users.

  • From Revolution to Solutions: Informed Cinema & Conversation

    Wednesday Apr 18, 2018 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Maplewood Main Library
    Clips from three acclaimed, award-winning documentaries by filmmakers Marylou & Jerome Bongiorno will allow a look at the past, present, and future of Newark. Participants will be able to learn about and discuss the opportunities and challenges of urban environments by examining Newark as a microcosm.

  • Wednesdays at The Movies - South Orange Library

    Wednesday Apr 18, 2018 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    "Stronger"

  • Read Around the World: China

    Wednesday Apr 18, 2018 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    "The Borrowed" by Chan Ho-Kei
    Maplewood man Library

Thursday Apr 19, 2018

  • Creature Comfort Series

    Thursday Apr 19, 2018 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Meet Mikey, the miniature horse, as we wrap up the creature comforts animal therapy series at the Maplewood Senior Center

  • Monthly Blood Pressure Clinic at The Baird

    Thursday Apr 19, 2018 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    free and open to all residents

  • Gogo Grandparent Info Session

    Thursday Apr 19, 2018 12:45 PM to 1:45 PM

    Come to the South Orange Library for a presentation and Q&A on the Gogo Grandparent subsidized ride program, which will begin May 1. Details of the program are on the transportation page of this website

  • Movies at The Maplewood Senior Center

    Thursday Apr 19, 2018 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Call (973) 763-0750 for details

  • South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

    Thursday Apr 19, 2018 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

  • Happy Hour for Charity

    Thursday Apr 19, 2018 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    South Orange Rotary invites you to a happy hour honoring our own South Orange Seniors at teh Reservoir Restaurant, 106 S.Orange Ave. Suggest donation $10, all proceeds benefit S.O.S. and their work. rsvp to Rotaryclubsonj@gmail.com or leave a message at (201) 563-8983.

  • Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

    Thursday Apr 19, 2018 8:00 PM to 10:15 PM

    Join us for for music and folk dancing every Thursday night. $5 per person. For more information, call (973) 376-7568

Saturday Apr 21, 2018

  • Intergenerational Arts

    Saturday Apr 21, 2018 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Dehart Community Center. $10 per family, call (973) 761-6377 for details

  • Spring Book Sale

    Saturday Apr 21, 2018 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    Spring Book Sale
    The Friends of the Maplewood Library are holding their annual Spring Book Sale on Saturday, April 21, 2018 (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.), and Sunday, April 22, 2018 (11 a.m. to 5 p.m.-- entry on Sunday is via the parking lot only). Wide-ranging selection of books available on a variety of subjects plus DVDs, CDs, audiobooks--all at great prices. On Sunday a bag (supplied by Friends) can be filled with the buyer’s choice of books, etc. Maplewood Memorial Library, 51 Baker Street, Maplewood, NJ. For information, call 973-762-4136.

  • Spring Book Sale

    Saturday Apr 21, 2018 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    Spring Book Sale
    The Friends of the Maplewood Library are holding their annual Spring Book Sale on Saturday, April 21, 2018 (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.), and Sunday, April 22, 2018 (11 a.m. to 5 p.m.-- entry on Sunday is via the parking lot only). Wide-ranging selection of books available on a variety of subjects plus DVDs, CDs, audiobooks--all at great prices. On Sunday a bag (supplied by Friends) can be filled with the buyer’s choice of books, etc. Maplewood Memorial Library, 51 Baker Street, Maplewood, NJ. For information, call 973-762-4136.

  • Art & Music Reception

    Saturday Apr 21, 2018 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    The April exhibit is representational paintings by Sue Ellen Leys. Live music with Martin Leys and Peter Seckel.

Sunday Apr 22, 2018

  • Spring Book Sale

    Sunday Apr 22, 2018 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    The Friends of the Maplewood Library are holding their annual Spring Book Sale on Saturday, April 21, 2018 (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.), and Sunday, April 22, 2018 (11 a.m. to 5 p.m.-- entry on Sunday is via the parking lot only). Wide-ranging selection of books available on a variety of subjects plus DVDs, CDs, audiobooks--all at great prices. On Sunday a bag (supplied by Friends) can be filled with the buyer’s choice of books, etc. Maplewood Memorial Library, 51 Baker Street, Maplewood, NJ. For information, call 973-762-4136.

Monday Apr 23, 2018

  • Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

    Monday Apr 23, 2018 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.

  • Normal Aging and the Brain

    Monday Apr 23, 2018 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Hilton Library. This talk will cover the changes that occur in our thinking skills as we age, such as memory, attention, decision making, and spatial orientation Learn the difference between normal aging and symptoms that may need further evaluation, and what can be done to preserve memory and thinking skills.

Tuesday Apr 24, 2018

  • Quilting Group at The Baird, 5 Meade St., S. Orange

    Tuesday Apr 24, 2018 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

  • Gogo Grandparent Info Session

    Tuesday Apr 24, 2018 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    Come to the Maplewood Senior Center for a presentation and Q&A on the Gogo Grandparent subsidized ride program, which will begin May 1. Details of the program are on the transportation page of this website

  • Digital Device Clinics - Hilton Library

    Tuesday Apr 24, 2018 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Drop in for free one-on-one support for using your e-reader, tablet, smartphone, or other electronic device. Open to adults, teens and children. Every Tuesday evening from 5 – 7 pm at Hilton Branch.

  • United Way Caregivers Munch & Learn Dinner Presentation

    Tuesday Apr 24, 2018 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Aden Court, 510 Prospect Ave, West Orange. Dr. Lina Shihabuddin will speak on "Improving with Age."

  • FOREIGN FILM SERIES:  WOMEN FILM DIRECTORS 

    Tuesday Apr 24, 2018 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    "My Life Without Me" (Polley, 2003)

  • SOMA Series Medicaid Q&A, YMCA Civic House 124 Dunnell Rd

    Tuesday Apr 24, 2018 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Confused about Medicaid? You are not alone! Join us for the next installment in the SOMA Series which will feature Allison Busch Vogel to learn about Medicaid eligibility, coverage, preparation and application process.
    Learn about this invaluable support. Representatives from local nursing homes will be there to answer your questions.
    Sponsored by Adamson Ramsey Homes and Bethany Joseph, MSW

Wednesday Apr 25, 2018

  • Bus Trip to Ocean Grove

    Wednesday Apr 25, 2018 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM

    Bus departs Maplewood Senior Center. Call (973) 763-0750 to reserve seat.

  • Gogo Grandparent Info Session

    Wednesday Apr 25, 2018 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Come to the Maplewood Municipal Building for a presentation and Q&A on the Gogo Grandparent subsidized ride program, which will begin May 1. Details of the program are on the transportation page of this website

  • Creative Writing Workshop, South Orange Library

    Wednesday Apr 25, 2018 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Thursday Apr 26, 2018

  • Maplewood Senior Bus goes to Marshall's

    Thursday Apr 26, 2018 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM

    Call (973) 763-0750 to reserve

  • Movies at The Maplewood Senior Center

    Thursday Apr 26, 2018 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Call (973) 763-0750 for details

  • South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

    Thursday Apr 26, 2018 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

    Speaker: Douglas Simon, Prof Emeritus of Political Science at Drew University on World Affairs Update.

  • Navigating the Maze of Medicare, Maplewood Main Library

    Thursday Apr 26, 2018 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Are you enrolled in Medicare or getting ready to enroll? SHIP is a state program that offers free, unbiased Medicare advice and information.
    Come the presentation or call the SHIP helpline at (973) 637-1717

  • Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

    Thursday Apr 26, 2018 8:00 PM to 10:15 PM

    Join us for for music and folk dancing every Thursday night. $5 per person. For more information, call (973) 376-7568

Friday Apr 27, 2018

  • Say Ahh.

    Friday Apr 27, 2018 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Overlook’s Dental Care Center to offer an Oral Health event called Say Ahh. Please join us at this FREE event for oral health education, oral screenings and evaluations, door prizes, and refreshments. Say Ahh is taking place on Friday April 27th in Bouras Auditorium at Overlook Medical Center from 1:00pm to 3:00pm. Please contact Alexandra Green at 908-522-5355 to register for screenings and for more information about the event.

Saturday Apr 28, 2018

  • The Achieve Foundation’s 4th Annual Maker Madness

    Saturday Apr 28, 2018 All day

    Columbia High School (17 Parker Avenue in Maplewood).
    Maker Madness is a free, hands-on event for students and their families offering activity stations such as animation, 3-D printing, electronics demolition, kinetic sculpture, catapults, coding, Popsicle stick bridges, pop-up books, origami, sewing and more! Over 1,400 students and adults participate every year.

    Volunteers are needed and appreciated and will receive t-shirts and free refreshments! Please click here for more information and to sign up to help : http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e054aaaa82aa7ff2-maker

  • Annual Tree Seedling Giveaway

    Saturday Apr 28, 2018 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM

    Maplewood DPW will be holding its annual Tree Seedling Giveaway in celebration of Arbor Day, this Saturday, April 28 at Town Hall (Front Steps) from 8AM – 1PM.

    This year we have 2,000 free seedlings to distribute! The varieties available are as follows:

    Black Oak
    Black Walnut
    Chestnut Oak
    Cornelian Cherry
    Eastern White Pine
    Flowering Dogwood
    Kousa Dogwood
    Mockenut Hickory
    Norther Red Oak
    Norway Spruce
    Persimmon
    Swamp White Oak
    Sycamore
    Tulip Poplar

  • Prescription Drug Take Back Day

    Saturday Apr 28, 2018 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

    Turn in your used or expired medication for safe disposal at the Maplewood Police Headquarters, 1618 Springfield Ave.

  • Repair Cafe

    Saturday Apr 28, 2018 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

    Back by popular demand, Repair Cafe returns to Morrow Church, 600 Ridgewood Rd in Maplewood. Have something you need fixed? Don't throw it out, bring it to our expert volunteers. This international , intergenerational movement helps give new life to some of your favorite things and keeps them out of the landfill. Want to dust off you tool box or sewing kit to help others repair their beloved items? Call (973) 762-8120 x4005 or email CRowe@ twp.Maplewood.NJ.US

Sunday Apr 29, 2018

  • Third Annual S.O.S. Documentary with SHU

    Sunday Apr 29, 2018 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Join us for this free, annual event at SOPAC. Seton Hall University has once again partnered with South Orange Seniors to document and explore the lives of some of our longest term residents

  • South Orange Symphony

    Sunday Apr 29, 2018 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    South Orange Middle School

Monday Apr 30, 2018

  • AARP Driver's Safety Class

    Monday Apr 30, 2018 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    Refresh your driving skills with this AARP Smart Driver Course. $15 for AARP members, $20 non-members, lunch provided. Class held at Winchester Gardens. register by calling (973) 762-5050.

  • Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

    Monday Apr 30, 2018 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.