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Adult Health C...

Adult Health Clinic, Maplewood Main Library

  • Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2019
  • Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Just Lunch, Ma...

Just Lunch, Maplewood Senior Center

  • Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Description: Free and open to all but please rsvp to (973) 763-0750 by April 29

Creative Writi...

Creative Writing Workshop - South Orange Library

  • Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2019
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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Congregate Lun...

Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

  • Date: Thursday, May 2, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Description: The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.

South Orange L...

South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

  • Date: Thursday, May 2, 2019
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Description: Speaker: Ulysses Dietz, Chief Curator Emeritus of the Newark Museum Topic: SAm Grant (Ulysses S. Grant), Samuel Clemens (Mark twain) and the Gilded Age

Folk Dancing a...

Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

  • Date: Thursday, May 2, 2019
  • 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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Scrabble at th...

Scrabble at the Maplewood Senior Center

  • Date: Friday, May 3, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: drop in and join a game!
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Walk with the...

Walk with the Senior Advisory Committee

  • Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: Meet up at the Maplewood Senior Center for a walk and talk about issues and ideas that concern our older residents

Repair Cafe

Repair Cafe

  • Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019
  • Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Description: Back by popular demand - if you broke it, we'll try to fix it. Bring your beloved broken items to Morrow memorial Church, 600 Ridgewood Rd in Maplewood, and our volunteer repair experts will do their best. Want to volunteer your skills? We'd love to have you join our team.
    for more info (973) 558-0863 or [email protected]
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Interfaith Hol...

Interfaith Holocaust Service

  • Date: Sunday, May 5, 2019
  • Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Description: Annual Service at Our Lady Sorrows Church 3pm
    March starts at Spiotta Park at 2

Maplewood Glee...

Maplewood Glee Club

  • Date: Sunday, May 5, 2019
  • Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

River Day

River Day

  • Date: Sunday, May 5, 2019
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Description: Skate House, by the Duck Pond in South Orange 11- 4pm
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Computer Class...

Computer Classes - South Orange Library

  • Date: Monday, May 6, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Project Health...

Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

  • Date: Monday, May 6, 2019
  • 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.

Friendship Qui...

Friendship Quilters - South Orange Library

  • Date: Monday, May 6, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: Friendship Quilters meet Mondays at the South Orange Library from noon - 3pm. No experience necessary - just come and learn or help out

Maplewood Gard...

Maplewood Garden Club - Maplewood Library

  • Date: Monday, May 6, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Maplewood Garden Club - Maplewood Main Library

  • Date: Monday, May 6, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Description: The Bountiful Herb Garden Caren White is the Garden Steward of Rutgers Herb Garden and a lifelong gardener. She will tell us why timing and technique are the keys to maximizing the harvest from our herb gardens. Caren will explain how to plant and care for herbs, and also the best time to harvest them. We will learn the optimal methods to harvest leaves, flowers, seeds and roots and how to preserve them for future use.
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Caregivers Sup...

Caregivers Support Group

  • Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Description: Morrow Memorial Methodist Church - This support groups meets weekly to have a cup of coffee, take a break, catch your breath and provide support and guidance. For more information contact [email protected] or (973) 763-7676

Adult Health C...

Adult Health Clinic, Maplewood Town Hall

  • Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Conversation o...

Conversation of your Life - Personal Values

  • Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019
  • Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Description: The Woodland (60 Woodland Rd, Maplewood)
    Join the Essex County COYL Coalition for a presentation and panel on Personal Values and Medical Care. The program will begin with a light lunch, feature a short film and include a panel discussing the importance and strategies for making your wishes clear when you can’t speak for yourself. Free and open to all but please rsvp to: [email protected] or (973) 558-0863.

Congregate Lun...

Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

  • Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Description: The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.
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SOMA GrandNann...

SOMA GrandNannies

  • Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019
  • Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Description: SOMA GrandNannies is a group of South Orange and Maplewood grandparents who take care of their local grandchildren full or part time. This 40 member strong (and growing!) group meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7:30 PM at the Ethical Culture Society (corner of Parker & Prospect in Maplewood) for a face-to-face opportunity to chat and get to know one another better. GrandNannies and GrandDaddies are invited.
    If you are a grandparent who would like to join their facebook page, go to facebook.com/groups/1403960663030605. This is a page where folks can ask questions, make suggestions, share best practices, books, activities, vent as long as the topic relates to SOMa grandparents and their grandchildren.

Maplewood Seni...

Maplewood Senior Club

  • Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Maplewood Seni...

Maplewood Senior Club Meeting, Maplewood Senior Center

  • Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: Interested in joining? Call (973) 763-0750

Wednesdays at...

Wednesdays at the Movies - South Orange Library

  • Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Description: "Can You Ever Forgive Me?"

Adult Health Clinic, Hilton Branch Library

  • Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019
  • Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Description: Blood pressure and carotid bruit screening, medication, weight & health counseling, Open to Maplewood residents 18 and older. Staffed by Maplewood Health Dept. nurses. Drop in.

Adult Health Clinic, Hilton Branch

  • Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019
  • Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Description: Blood pressure and carotid bruit screening, medication, weight & health counseling, Open to Maplewood residents 18 and older. Staffed by Maplewood Health Dept. nurses. Drop in.

Read Around the World- Maplewood Main library

  • Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Description: (Germany) This House is Mine by Doerte Hansen

SOMA GranNannies - Ethical Culture Soicety

  • Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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Congregate Lun...

Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

  • Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Description: The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.

South Orange L...

South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

  • Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Description: Speaker: Rosann Bar, Dean of Business & Social Sciences at Ocean County College Topic: Mothers of the Civil War

Classic &...

Classic & Contemporary Book Discussion Group, Maplewood Main

  • Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Description: In the Midst of Winter by Isabel Allende Facilitated by Dennis Donahue, PhD, former Director of the Albert Dorman Honors College at NJIT

Folk Dancing a...

Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

  • Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019
  • 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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Scrabble at th...

Scrabble at the Maplewood Senior Center

  • Date: Friday, May 10, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: drop in and join a game!

Folk Friday, E...

Folk Friday, Ethical Culture Society

  • Date: Friday, May 10, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
  • Description: Folk Friday Ethical Culture Society, 516 Prospect St. 7:30 - 9:30pm bring acoustic string and rhythm instruments.join in playing, singing, or listening with us and bring refreshments to share! [email protected] 973 763-8293
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Yarn and Fiber...

Yarn and Fiber Arts Group - Maplewood Main Library

  • Date: Saturday, May 11, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Project Health...

Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

  • Date: Monday, May 13, 2019
  • 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.

Friendship Qui...

Friendship Quilters - South Orange Library

  • Date: Monday, May 13, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: Friendship Quilters meet Mondays at the South Orange Library from noon - 3pm. No experience necessary - just come and learn or help out

S.O.S. Try Som...

S.O.S. Try Something New - The Baird

  • Date: Monday, May 13, 2019
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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South Orange V...

South Orange Village Elections

  • Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2019
  • All day event

Caregivers Sup...

Caregivers Support Group

  • Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2019
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Description: Morrow Memorial Methodist Church - This support groups meets weekly to have a cup of coffee, take a break, catch your breath and provide support and guidance. For more information contact [email protected] or (973) 763-7676

Healthy Avenue...

Healthy Avenues Van

  • Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Description: Maplewood Town Hall.

Congregate Lun...

Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

  • Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Description: The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.
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Just Brunch -...

Just Brunch - Mother's Day! Maplewood Senior Center

  • Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Description: Free but rsvp by May 12 to (973) 763-0750

Just Lunch, Ma...

Just Lunch, Maplewood Senior Center

  • Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Description: Free and open to all but please rsvp to (973) 763-0750 by April 29

Spring Soiree

Spring Soiree

  • Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Description: The South Orange Depart for recreation and Cultural Affairs and the South Orange Library host the 8th annual special luncheon for ages 50 and up. Music provided by George Esposito, singing songs from Vegas to Broadway! Reserve your seat today by calling (973) 378-7754 x2 or stopping by The Baird. $8 per person, $5 for Senior Circle Club members or South orange residents

Creative Writi...

Creative Writing Workshop - South Orange Library

  • Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2019
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

COYL Event: “Guardianship – When is the Right Time?”

  • Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Description: Maplewood Main Library
    • This program will open with the documentary short “Edith & Eddie,” followed by a presentation and discussion on understanding how guardianship works in NJ by Drew Bauman

NJ Symphony Open Rehearsal, The Woodland

  • Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Description: Come and hear the Symphony for free as they practice

Conversations on Race: The Invention of Race & Its Implicati

  • Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Description: Seton Hall University Center - Chancellor Ste,
    • This year’s conversation will be led by Dr. Nell Irvin Painter, professor emerita at Princeton and author of the New York Times bestseller, "The History of White People"
    • Rsvp to [email protected]' target='_blank'> [email protected] or (973) 761-6116
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Monthly Blood...

Monthly Blood Pressure Clinic at The Baird

  • Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: free and open to all residents

South Orange S...

South Orange Senior Circle Meeting at The Baird

  • Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Description: Interested in joining Senior Circle? Contact Catherine Sullivan at [email protected]

Congregate Lun...

Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

  • Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Description: The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.

South Orange L...

South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

  • Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Description: • Spring Symposium with music by Hunter Hayes

Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

  • Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019
  • 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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Scrabble at th...

Scrabble at the Maplewood Senior Center

  • Date: Friday, May 17, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: drop in and join a game!

Senior Fitness...

Senior Fitness Day

  • Date: Friday, May 17, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Description: Maplewood Senior Center
    Healthy eating demonstration, how to use a fitbit, join a walking team and more!
    rsvp to (973) 763-0750 or [email protected]

Poetry Reading

Poetry Reading

  • Date: Friday, May 17, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Description: The Skate House on South Orange Duck Pond (Mead & North Ridgewood) 7 - 9 pm
    • The South Orange Arts Advisory Council & Watershed Literary Events present a reading with award-winning poets Brenda Shaughnessy & Craig Teicher

Rutgers Univer...

Rutgers University Chorus

  • Date: Friday, May 17, 2019
  • Time: 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Description: Rutgers University Chorus preview concert of their Hungary Tour repertoire. St. George's Episcopal Church, 550 Ridgewood Rd., Maplewood, NJ, 8pm
    • Senior Citizens $5; Preferred Seating $25
    • Tickets available at the door or via email: [email protected]' target='_blank'> [email protected]
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Bus Ride to th...

Bus Ride to the Sands Casino

  • Date: Saturday, May 18, 2019
  • All day event
  • Description: • $40, contact (201) 207-1120 or (973) 675-8564 for tickets & information

Yoga In The Pa...

Yoga In The Park with Baker Street Yoga

Healthy Living...

Healthy Living Tips from the Latest Alzheimer's Research

  • Date: Saturday, May 18, 2019
  • Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Description: Maplewood Main Library, 10:30am
    Learn the latest in diet & nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement. Use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.
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Mayfest - Spri...

Mayfest - Springfield Ave

  • Date: Sunday, May 19, 2019
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Description: Featuring over 150 vendors, activities, food, live music by local bands, a DJ and performances by our local dance and exercise studios at the corner of Springfield Ave and Yale Street.

Genealogy: It...

Genealogy: It’s Not a Tree or a Chart – It’s a Story!

  • Date: Sunday, May 19, 2019
  • Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Description: Durand-Hedden House

    Join genealogist and author Maureen Wlodarczyk at 2 p.m. to learn how to take a family tree chart and layer on history.
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Computer Class...

Computer Classes - South Orange Library

  • Date: Monday, May 20, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Description: Email basics

Project Health...

Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

  • Date: Monday, May 20, 2019
  • 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.

Friendship Qui...

Friendship Quilters - South Orange Library

  • Date: Monday, May 20, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: Friendship Quilters meet Mondays at the South Orange Library from noon - 3pm. No experience necessary - just come and learn or help out

Book Discussio...

Book Discussion Group - South Orange Library

  • Date: Monday, May 20, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Description: "Looking for Alaska" by John Green
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Caregivers Sup...

Caregivers Support Group

  • Date: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Description: Morrow Memorial Methodist Church - This support groups meets weekly to have a cup of coffee, take a break, catch your breath and provide support and guidance. For more information contact [email protected] or (973) 763-7676

Congregate Lun...

Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

  • Date: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Description: The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.
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Guided Paintin...

Guided Painting Class with Funky Fun Art

  • Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
  • Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Description: $15, all supplies included.
    At the Maplewood Senior Center
    Must sign up in advance at:
    www.Maplewood.RecDesk.com or
    by calling (973) 763-0750

Wednesdays at...

Wednesdays at the Movies - South Orange Library

  • Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: " The Favourite"

Grand Opening...

Grand Opening of the HealthCare Center at Winchester Gardens

  • Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
  • Time: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Description: Hors d’oeuvres, Cocktails and Tours! Tours will be guided through all four neighborhoods: Sheffield Sub-Acute Rehabilitation, Cambridge Long-Term Care Support, Nottingham Assisted Living and Manchester Memory Care
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Alzheimer's 10...

Alzheimer's 101

  • Date: Thursday, May 23, 2019
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: Alzheimer's 101, Alzheimer's NJ Headquarters Office, 425 Eagle Rock Ave, Suite 203, Roseland

    · Free but pre registration required by calling 888-280-6055 or online at alznj.org

    · This program provides a comprehensive overview for anyone who wants to learn about memory loss, Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, warning signs, planning for the future and access to community resources.

Congregate Lun...

Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

  • Date: Thursday, May 23, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Description: The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.

Foreign Film S...

Foreign Film Series, South Orange Library

  • Date: Thursday, May 23, 2019
  • Time: 6:15 PM - 8:15 PM
  • Description: "The Son's Room" by Moretti, 2001

Folk Dancing a...

Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

  • Date: Thursday, May 23, 2019
  • 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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Scrabble at th...

Scrabble at the Maplewood Senior Center

  • Date: Friday, May 24, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: drop in and join a game!

Hike and picni...

Hike and picnic in South Mountain Reservation

  • Date: Friday, May 24, 2019
  • Time: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Description: exact location and trail will be decided the day before, based on weather and trail conditions

    · register at [email protected] or (973) 558-0863
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Memorial Day P...

Memorial Day Parade

  • Date: Monday, May 27, 2019
  • Time: 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
  • Description: Would you like to march in the annual parade? Call Cathy at (973) 558-0863 or email [email protected]

Project Health...

Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

  • Date: Monday, May 27, 2019
  • 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.

Friendship Qui...

Friendship Quilters - South Orange Library

  • Date: Monday, May 27, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Description: Friendship Quilters meet Mondays at the South Orange Library from noon - 3pm. No experience necessary - just come and learn or help out
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Caregivers Sup...

Caregivers Support Group

  • Date: Tuesday, May 28, 2019
  • Time: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Description: Morrow Memorial Methodist Church - This support groups meets weekly to have a cup of coffee, take a break, catch your breath and provide support and guidance. For more information contact [email protected] or (973) 763-7676

Identity Theft...

Identity Theft & Fraud Prevention

  • Date: Tuesday, May 28, 2019
  • Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Description: Maplewood Main Library

    Learn about scams and identity theft, and how to protect yourself from them.

Congregate Lun...

Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

  • Date: Tuesday, May 28, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Description: The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.
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Senior Bus Tri...

Senior Bus Trip to Jersey Shore

  • Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2019
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Description: Leaves Maplewood Senior Center at 9am. Reserve your seat at (973) 763-0750

Creative Writi...

Creative Writing Workshop - South Orange Library

  • Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2019
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Creative Writi...

Creative Writing Workshop - South Orange Library

  • Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2019
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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Congregate Lun...

Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

  • Date: Thursday, May 30, 2019
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Description: The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.

South Orange L...

South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

  • Date: Thursday, May 30, 2019
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Problems Falli...

Problems Falling Asleep, Hilton Branch library

  • Date: Thursday, May 30, 2019
  • Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Description: Specialist from St Barnabas' Sleep Center will talk about good sleep hygiene, how sleep affects your health, and common sleep disorders

COYL Event: Th...

COYL Event: The Conversation Project

  • Date: Thursday, May 30, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Description: South Orange Library
    This program feature the Conversation Project Toolkit and role-playing on how to have the emotional but important conversations with your family and friends on your wishes and plans.

Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

  • Date: Thursday, May 30, 2019
  • 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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Scrabble at th...

Scrabble at the Maplewood Senior Center

  • Date: Friday, May 31, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Description: drop in and join a game!
 

Wednesday May 1, 2019

  • Adult Health Clinic, Maplewood Main Library

    Wednesday May 1, 2019 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

  • Just Lunch, Maplewood Senior Center

    Wednesday May 1, 2019 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    Free and open to all but please rsvp to (973) 763-0750 by April 29

  • Creative Writing Workshop - South Orange Library

    Wednesday May 1, 2019 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Thursday May 2, 2019

  • Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

    Thursday May 2, 2019 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.

  • South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

    Thursday May 2, 2019 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

    Speaker: Ulysses Dietz, Chief Curator Emeritus of the Newark Museum Topic: SAm Grant (Ulysses S. Grant), Samuel Clemens (Mark twain) and the Gilded Age

  • Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

    Thursday May 2, 2019 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 May 3, 2019

  • Scrabble at the Maplewood Senior Center

    Friday May 3, 2019 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    drop in and join a game!

Saturday May 4, 2019

  • Walk with the Senior Advisory Committee

    Saturday May 4, 2019 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Meet up at the Maplewood Senior Center for a walk and talk about issues and ideas that concern our older residents

  • Repair Cafe

    Saturday May 4, 2019 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

    Back by popular demand - if you broke it, we'll try to fix it. Bring your beloved broken items to Morrow memorial Church, 600 Ridgewood Rd in Maplewood, and our volunteer repair experts will do their best. Want to volunteer your skills? We'd love to have you join our team.
    for more info (973) 558-0863 or [email protected]

Sunday May 5, 2019

  • Interfaith Holocaust Service

    Sunday May 5, 2019 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM

    Annual Service at Our Lady Sorrows Church 3pm
    March starts at Spiotta Park at 2

  • Maplewood Glee Club

    Sunday May 5, 2019 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM

  • River Day

    Sunday May 5, 2019 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    Skate House, by the Duck Pond in South Orange 11- 4pm

Monday May 6, 2019

  • Computer Classes - South Orange Library

    Monday May 6, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

  • Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

    Monday May 6, 2019 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.

  • Friendship Quilters - South Orange Library

    Monday May 6, 2019 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Friendship Quilters meet Mondays at the South Orange Library from noon - 3pm. No experience necessary - just come and learn or help out

  • Maplewood Garden Club - Maplewood Library

    Monday May 6, 2019 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

  • Maplewood Garden Club - Maplewood Main Library

    Monday May 6, 2019 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    The Bountiful Herb Garden Caren White is the Garden Steward of Rutgers Herb Garden and a lifelong gardener. She will tell us why timing and technique are the keys to maximizing the harvest from our herb gardens. Caren will explain how to plant and care for herbs, and also the best time to harvest them. We will learn the optimal methods to harvest leaves, flowers, seeds and roots and how to preserve them for future use.

Tuesday May 7, 2019

  • Caregivers Support Group

    Tuesday May 7, 2019 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM

    Morrow Memorial Methodist Church - This support groups meets weekly to have a cup of coffee, take a break, catch your breath and provide support and guidance. For more information contact [email protected] or (973) 763-7676

  • Adult Health Clinic, Maplewood Town Hall

    Tuesday May 7, 2019 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

  • Conversation of your Life - Personal Values

    Tuesday May 7, 2019 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

    The Woodland (60 Woodland Rd, Maplewood)
    Join the Essex County COYL Coalition for a presentation and panel on Personal Values and Medical Care. The program will begin with a light lunch, feature a short film and include a panel discussing the importance and strategies for making your wishes clear when you can’t speak for yourself. Free and open to all but please rsvp to: [email protected] or (973) 558-0863.

  • Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

    Tuesday May 7, 2019 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.

Wednesday May 8, 2019

  • SOMA GrandNannies

    Wednesday May 8, 2019 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM

    SOMA GrandNannies is a group of South Orange and Maplewood grandparents who take care of their local grandchildren full or part time. This 40 member strong (and growing!) group meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7:30 PM at the Ethical Culture Society (corner of Parker & Prospect in Maplewood) for a face-to-face opportunity to chat and get to know one another better. GrandNannies and GrandDaddies are invited.
    If you are a grandparent who would like to join their facebook page, go to facebook.com/groups/1403960663030605. This is a page where folks can ask questions, make suggestions, share best practices, books, activities, vent as long as the topic relates to SOMa grandparents and their grandchildren.

  • Maplewood Senior Club

    Wednesday May 8, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

  • Maplewood Senior Club Meeting, Maplewood Senior Center

    Wednesday May 8, 2019 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Interested in joining? Call (973) 763-0750

  • Wednesdays at the Movies - South Orange Library

    Wednesday May 8, 2019 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    "Can You Ever Forgive Me?"

  • Adult Health Clinic, Hilton Branch Library

    Wednesday May 8, 2019 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Blood pressure and carotid bruit screening, medication, weight & health counseling, Open to Maplewood residents 18 and older. Staffed by Maplewood Health Dept. nurses. Drop in.

  • Adult Health Clinic, Hilton Branch

    Wednesday May 8, 2019 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Blood pressure and carotid bruit screening, medication, weight & health counseling, Open to Maplewood residents 18 and older. Staffed by Maplewood Health Dept. nurses. Drop in.

  • Read Around the World- Maplewood Main library

    Wednesday May 8, 2019 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    (Germany) This House is Mine by Doerte Hansen

  • SOMA GranNannies - Ethical Culture Soicety

    Wednesday May 8, 2019 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Thursday May 9, 2019

  • Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

    Thursday May 9, 2019 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.

  • South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

    Thursday May 9, 2019 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

    Speaker: Rosann Bar, Dean of Business & Social Sciences at Ocean County College Topic: Mothers of the Civil War

  • Classic & Contemporary Book Discussion Group, Maplewood Main

    Thursday May 9, 2019 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    In the Midst of Winter by Isabel Allende Facilitated by Dennis Donahue, PhD, former Director of the Albert Dorman Honors College at NJIT

  • Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

    Thursday May 9, 2019 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 May 10, 2019

  • Scrabble at the Maplewood Senior Center

    Friday May 10, 2019 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    drop in and join a game!

  • Folk Friday, Ethical Culture Society

    Friday May 10, 2019 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM

    Folk Friday Ethical Culture Society, 516 Prospect St. 7:30 - 9:30pm bring acoustic string and rhythm instruments.join in playing, singing, or listening with us and bring refreshments to share! [email protected] 973 763-8293

Saturday May 11, 2019

  • Yarn and Fiber Arts Group - Maplewood Main Library

    Saturday May 11, 2019 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Monday May 13, 2019

  • Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

    Monday May 13, 2019 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.

  • Friendship Quilters - South Orange Library

    Monday May 13, 2019 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Friendship Quilters meet Mondays at the South Orange Library from noon - 3pm. No experience necessary - just come and learn or help out

  • S.O.S. Try Something New - The Baird

    Monday May 13, 2019 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Tuesday May 14, 2019

  • South Orange Village Elections

    Tuesday May 14, 2019 All day

  • Caregivers Support Group

    Tuesday May 14, 2019 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM

    Morrow Memorial Methodist Church - This support groups meets weekly to have a cup of coffee, take a break, catch your breath and provide support and guidance. For more information contact [email protected] or (973) 763-7676

  • Healthy Avenues Van

    Tuesday May 14, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Maplewood Town Hall.

  • Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

    Tuesday May 14, 2019 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.

Wednesday May 15, 2019

  • Just Brunch - Mother's Day! Maplewood Senior Center

    Wednesday May 15, 2019 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    Free but rsvp by May 12 to (973) 763-0750

  • Just Lunch, Maplewood Senior Center

    Wednesday May 15, 2019 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    Free and open to all but please rsvp to (973) 763-0750 by April 29

  • Spring Soiree

    Wednesday May 15, 2019 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    The South Orange Depart for recreation and Cultural Affairs and the South Orange Library host the 8th annual special luncheon for ages 50 and up. Music provided by George Esposito, singing songs from Vegas to Broadway! Reserve your seat today by calling (973) 378-7754 x2 or stopping by The Baird. $8 per person, $5 for Senior Circle Club members or South orange residents

  • Creative Writing Workshop - South Orange Library

    Wednesday May 15, 2019 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

  • COYL Event: “Guardianship – When is the Right Time?”

    Wednesday May 15, 2019 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Maplewood Main Library
    • This program will open with the documentary short “Edith & Eddie,” followed by a presentation and discussion on understanding how guardianship works in NJ by Drew Bauman

  • NJ Symphony Open Rehearsal, The Woodland

    Wednesday May 15, 2019 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

    Come and hear the Symphony for free as they practice

  • Conversations on Race: The Invention of Race & Its Implicati

    Wednesday May 15, 2019 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    Seton Hall University Center - Chancellor Ste,
    • This year’s conversation will be led by Dr. Nell Irvin Painter, professor emerita at Princeton and author of the New York Times bestseller, "The History of White People"
    • Rsvp to [email protected]' target='_blank'> [email protected] or (973) 761-6116

Thursday May 16, 2019

  • Monthly Blood Pressure Clinic at The Baird

    Thursday May 16, 2019 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    free and open to all residents

  • South Orange Senior Circle Meeting at The Baird

    Thursday May 16, 2019 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

    Interested in joining Senior Circle? Contact Catherine Sullivan at [email protected]

  • Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

    Thursday May 16, 2019 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.

  • South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

    Thursday May 16, 2019 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

    • Spring Symposium with music by Hunter Hayes

  • Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

    Thursday May 16, 2019 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 May 17, 2019

  • Scrabble at the Maplewood Senior Center

    Friday May 17, 2019 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    drop in and join a game!

  • Senior Fitness Day

    Friday May 17, 2019 10:00 AM to 12:45 PM

    Maplewood Senior Center
    Healthy eating demonstration, how to use a fitbit, join a walking team and more!
    rsvp to (973) 763-0750 or [email protected]

  • Poetry Reading

    Friday May 17, 2019 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    The Skate House on South Orange Duck Pond (Mead & North Ridgewood) 7 - 9 pm
    • The South Orange Arts Advisory Council & Watershed Literary Events present a reading with award-winning poets Brenda Shaughnessy & Craig Teicher

  • Rutgers University Chorus

    Friday May 17, 2019 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Rutgers University Chorus preview concert of their Hungary Tour repertoire. St. George's Episcopal Church, 550 Ridgewood Rd., Maplewood, NJ, 8pm
    • Senior Citizens $5; Preferred Seating $25
    • Tickets available at the door or via email: [email protected]' target='_blank'> [email protected]

Saturday May 18, 2019

  • Bus Ride to the Sands Casino

    Saturday May 18, 2019 All day

    • $40, contact (201) 207-1120 or (973) 675-8564 for tickets & information

  • Yoga In The Park with Baker Street Yoga

    Saturday May 18, 2019 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Memorial Park, 9-11am
    • Baker Street Yoga will be leading a morning yoga flow to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
    • $30. register at www.eventbrite.com/e/yoga-in-the-park-with-baker-street-yoga-tickets-58193161312

  • Healthy Living Tips from the Latest Alzheimer's Research

    Saturday May 18, 2019 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

    Maplewood Main Library, 10:30am
    Learn the latest in diet & nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement. Use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.

Sunday May 19, 2019

  • Mayfest - Springfield Ave

    Sunday May 19, 2019 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    Featuring over 150 vendors, activities, food, live music by local bands, a DJ and performances by our local dance and exercise studios at the corner of Springfield Ave and Yale Street.

  • Genealogy: It’s Not a Tree or a Chart – It’s a Story!

    Sunday May 19, 2019 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    Durand-Hedden House

    Join genealogist and author Maureen Wlodarczyk at 2 p.m. to learn how to take a family tree chart and layer on history.

Monday May 20, 2019

  • Computer Classes - South Orange Library

    Monday May 20, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Email basics

  • Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

    Monday May 20, 2019 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.

  • Friendship Quilters - South Orange Library

    Monday May 20, 2019 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Friendship Quilters meet Mondays at the South Orange Library from noon - 3pm. No experience necessary - just come and learn or help out

  • Book Discussion Group - South Orange Library

    Monday May 20, 2019 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    "Looking for Alaska" by John Green

Tuesday May 21, 2019

  • Caregivers Support Group

    Tuesday May 21, 2019 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM

    Morrow Memorial Methodist Church - This support groups meets weekly to have a cup of coffee, take a break, catch your breath and provide support and guidance. For more information contact [email protected] or (973) 763-7676

  • Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

    Tuesday May 21, 2019 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.

Wednesday May 22, 2019

  • Guided Painting Class with Funky Fun Art

    Wednesday May 22, 2019 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM

    $15, all supplies included.
    At the Maplewood Senior Center
    Must sign up in advance at:
    www.Maplewood.RecDesk.com or
    by calling (973) 763-0750

  • Wednesdays at the Movies - South Orange Library

    Wednesday May 22, 2019 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    " The Favourite"

  • Grand Opening of the HealthCare Center at Winchester Gardens

    Wednesday May 22, 2019 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

    Hors d’oeuvres, Cocktails and Tours! Tours will be guided through all four neighborhoods: Sheffield Sub-Acute Rehabilitation, Cambridge Long-Term Care Support, Nottingham Assisted Living and Manchester Memory Care

Thursday May 23, 2019

  • Alzheimer's 101

    Thursday May 23, 2019 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Alzheimer's 101, Alzheimer's NJ Headquarters Office, 425 Eagle Rock Ave, Suite 203, Roseland

    · Free but pre registration required by calling 888-280-6055 or online at alznj.org

    · This program provides a comprehensive overview for anyone who wants to learn about memory loss, Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, warning signs, planning for the future and access to community resources.

  • Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

    Thursday May 23, 2019 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.

  • Foreign Film Series, South Orange Library

    Thursday May 23, 2019 6:15 PM to 8:15 PM

    "The Son's Room" by Moretti, 2001

  • Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

    Thursday May 23, 2019 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 May 24, 2019

  • Scrabble at the Maplewood Senior Center

    Friday May 24, 2019 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    drop in and join a game!

  • Hike and picnic in South Mountain Reservation

    Friday May 24, 2019 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

    exact location and trail will be decided the day before, based on weather and trail conditions

    · register at [email protected] or (973) 558-0863

Monday May 27, 2019

  • Memorial Day Parade

    Monday May 27, 2019 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM

    Would you like to march in the annual parade? Call Cathy at (973) 558-0863 or email [email protected]

  • Project Healthy Bones at the Baird

    Monday May 27, 2019 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.

  • Friendship Quilters - South Orange Library

    Monday May 27, 2019 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Friendship Quilters meet Mondays at the South Orange Library from noon - 3pm. No experience necessary - just come and learn or help out

Tuesday May 28, 2019

  • Caregivers Support Group

    Tuesday May 28, 2019 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM

    Morrow Memorial Methodist Church - This support groups meets weekly to have a cup of coffee, take a break, catch your breath and provide support and guidance. For more information contact [email protected] or (973) 763-7676

  • Identity Theft & Fraud Prevention

    Tuesday May 28, 2019 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

    Maplewood Main Library

    Learn about scams and identity theft, and how to protect yourself from them.

  • Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

    Tuesday May 28, 2019 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.

Wednesday May 29, 2019

  • Senior Bus Trip to Jersey Shore

    Wednesday May 29, 2019 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM

    Leaves Maplewood Senior Center at 9am. Reserve your seat at (973) 763-0750

  • Creative Writing Workshop - South Orange Library

    Wednesday May 29, 2019 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

  • Creative Writing Workshop - South Orange Library

    Wednesday May 29, 2019 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Thursday May 30, 2019

  • Congregate Lunch / Kosher Nutrition Program

    Thursday May 30, 2019 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    The Village Apartments, 110 Vose Ave.

    Lunch is served at noon by reservation. Call Frances at (973) 530-3504
    $4 donation requested, guests younger than 60 are welcome at $8.

  • South Orange Lecture Series- South Orange Library

    Thursday May 30, 2019 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

  • Problems Falling Asleep, Hilton Branch library

    Thursday May 30, 2019 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    Specialist from St Barnabas' Sleep Center will talk about good sleep hygiene, how sleep affects your health, and common sleep disorders

  • COYL Event: The Conversation Project

    Thursday May 30, 2019 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    South Orange Library
    This program feature the Conversation Project Toolkit and role-playing on how to have the emotional but important conversations with your family and friends on your wishes and plans.

  • Folk Dancing at The Burgdorff Center

    Thursday May 30, 2019 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 May 31, 2019

  • Scrabble at the Maplewood Senior Center

    Friday May 31, 2019 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    drop in and join a game!