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German Christmas Market and Race For The Hungry In NJ This Week

NJCommunityEventsThe weekend is here and if you’re looking for a fun activity this weekend or during the upcoming week, here is a list of events happening Dec. 4 through Dec. 10. If you have an upcoming event to share, email news@njtvonline.org with “Community Events” in the subject line.

Wine & Live Jazz Music Night
Friday Dec. 4 from 7 to 10 p.m.
Summit City Winery
Glassboro
http://www.visitnj.org/nj-events/live-music-night-and-wine

Ugly Holiday & Plaid Party
Saturday, Dec. 5 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Absecon Lighthouse
Atlantic City
http://abseconlighthouse.org/Main/holidays.asp

Race for the Hungry: Holiday 5K
Saturday, Dec. 5 at 7 a.m.
Green Acres Park
Burlington
http://www.btfoodpantry.org/content/race/race.asp

The Stickley Museum Holiday Soiree
Saturday, Dec. 5 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
The Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms
Morris Plains
http://www.stickleymuseum.org/programs/upcoming-programs/holiday-soiree.html

Walker Stalker Con
Saturday, Dec. 5 from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 6 from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Meadowlands Exposition Center
Secaucus
http://walkerstalkercon.com/newyorknewjersey/venue/

German Christmas Market
Saturday, Dec. 5 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 6 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Lake Mohawk Country Club, The Boardwalk
Sparta
http://lakemohawkgermanchristmasmarket.com/

Civil War Christmas
Saturday, Dec. 5 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 6 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Historic Speedwell
Morristown
http://morrisparks.net/

31st Annual Holiday Weekend
Saturday, Dec. 5 and Sunday, Dec. 6 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Township of Ocean Historical Museum-Eden Wooley House
Ocean

Home Alone: The Movie”
Sat Dec. 5 at 8 p.m.
New Jersey Performing Arts Center
1 Center St.
Newark
http://www.nj.com/events/event/home-alone-the-movie/541134/#1449363600

Breakfast with Santa
Sun Dec. 6 from 7:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.
1 Ridge Road in Whitehouse Station
Readington
http://www.nj.com/events/event/breakfast-with-santa/559366/#1449405000

Lighting of New Jersey’s Largest Menorah
Sunday Dec. 6 from 3:30 p.m. to 4:40 p.m.
16000 Perrineville Road
Monroe
http://www.nj.com/events/event/lighting-of-njs-largest-menorah/561077/#1449390600

Volunteer Natural Area Restoration Project
Sunday, Dec. 6
Liberty State Park Interpretive Center
Jersey City
http://www.nj.com/events/event/volunteer-natural-area-restoration/560261/#1449410400

Nature Walk
Sunday, Dec. 6
Laurel Hill County Park
Secaucus
http://www.nj.com/events/event/nature-walk/505762/#1449414000

Festival of Trees
Monday, Dec. 7 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Somerset County Park Commission
Environmental Education Center

Basking Ridge Bernards
http://www.nj.com/events/event/festival-of-trees/560013/#1449496800

19th Annual Toy Drive
Monday, Dec. 7 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
City Hall of Jersey City
Jersey City
http://www.nj.com/events/event/19th-annual-toy-drive/559630/#144949320

“Gingerbread Wonderland”
Tuesday, Dec. 8 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Frelinghuysen Arboretum
Morris Township
http://www.nj.com/events/event/gingerbread-wonderland/544430/#1449500400

Radio City Music Hall Bus Trip
Tuesday, Dec. 8 from 7:45 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Gloucester Catholic Junior/Senior High School
Gloucester City
http://www.nj.com/events/event/radio-city-music-hall-bus-trip/559815/#1449578700

Women’s Connection of Northern N.J.
Wednesday, Dec. 8 at 9:30 a.m.
The Villa at Mountain Lakes
Mountain Lakes
http://www.nj.com/events/event/womens-connection-of-northern/558460/#1449671400

Holiday Bazaar
Wednesday, Dec. 9 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Monmouth University
Long Branch
http://www.nj.com/events/event/holiday-bazaar/500242/#1449669600

The Thrift Shop
Wednesday, Dec. 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Fanwood Presbyterian Church
Fanwood
http://www.nj.com/events/event/the-thrift-shop/530684/#1449673200

“Love Actually”
Thursday, Dec. 10 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Windsor
http://www.nj.com/events/event/love-actually/558924/#1449763200

Chanukah Luncheon
Thursday, Dec. 10 at 11:30 a.m.
Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County
Edison
http://www.nj.com/events/event/chanukah-luncheon/559343/#1449765000

Angels for Animals Network
Friday, Dec. 11 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Copper Tree Mall
Oakland
http://www.nj.com/events/event/angels-for-animals-network/561070/#1449842400

Skylands Stadium Light Show
Friday, Dec. 11 from 4:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Skylands Park
Frankford
http://www.nj.com/events/event/skylands-stadium-light-show/558321/#1449869400

LGBT YouthConnect
Friday, Dec. 11 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Hudson Pride Connections Center
Jersey City
http://www.nj.com/events/event/lgbt-youthconnect/558337/#1449874800

Tot Shabbat Chanukah Dinner and Celebration
Friday, Dec. 11 at 6 p.m.
Congregation B’nai Tikvah-Beth Israel
Sewell Mantua
http://www.nj.com/events/event/tot-shabbat-chanukah-dinner-and/559163/#1449874800

“Twas the Night before Christmas…”
Sat Dec. 12- Thurs Dec. 24
Broadway Theatre of Pitman; 43 S. Broadway
Pitman
http://www.thebroadwaytheatre.org/?go=sho_dtl&sho=885

Looking to cut down your own Christmas tree? Check out our list of places in New Jersey where you can pick and cut your own.