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Hanukkah Celebration, Knitting for Good and A Very Electric Christmas in NJ This Week

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The 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. 16 to Dec. 22. If you have an upcoming event to share, email news@njtvnews.org with “Community Events” in the subject line.

Farmers Market
Friday, Dec. 16 from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Downtown Highland Park
Raritan Avenue
Highland Park
http://www.hpboro.com

Asbury Park Holiday Bazaar
Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 17 and 18 from noon to 5 p.m.
Convention Hall
1300 Ocean Ave.
Asbury Park
http://www.asburyparkbazaar.com/holiday-bazaar/

Gingerbread House Workshop
Saturday, Dec. 17 at 10 a.m.
Liberty Hall Museum
1003 Morris Ave.
Union
http://www.kean.edu/libertyhall/events

Knitting for Good
Saturday, Dec. 17 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Jersey City Public Library
678 Newark Ave.
Jersey City
http://www.jclibrary.org

Hot Chocolate Hike
Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 17 and 18 at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Cora Hartshorn Arboretum
324 Forest Drive S.
Short Hills
http://hartshornarboretum.org/?event=hot-chocolate-hike-weekend&event_date=2016-12-17

A Very Electric Christmas
Saturday, Dec. 17 at 2 p.m.
William Paterson University Shea Center
300 Pompton Road
Wayne
http://cms.wpunj.edu/calendar/index.html?id=2f37c418-77d4-47ce-ab89-7aa0c43a0530

Hip Hop Nutcracker
Saturday, Dec. 17 at 3 p.m.
New Jersey Performing Arts Center
Newark
http://www.njpac.org/events/detail/the-hip-hop-nutcracker-2016

Singing Santa Holiday Show
Saturday, Dec. 17 at 8 p.m.
Albert Hall-131 Wells Mill Road
Waretown
http://www.alberthall.org/index.html

All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast
Sunday, Dec. 18 from 7:30 a.m. to noon
Hampton Fire House
1 Wells Ave.
Hampton

Morris County Winter Farmers’ Market
Sunday, Dec. 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Alexander Hamilton School
24 Mills St.
Morristown
http://morriswinterfarmersmarket.com

Hanukkah Celebration
Sunday, Dec. 18 at 11 a.m.
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1000 Village Drive
Millville
http://www.wheatonarts.org/calendar-eventon/events/

Colonial Era Texting
Sunday, Dec. 18 from  1 to 4 p.m.
Deserted Village of Feltville
9 Cataract Hollow Road
Berkeley Heights
http://ucnj.org/parks-recreation/deserted-village/

Monmouth Civic Chorus presents: Joy to the World
Sunday, Dec. 18 at 4 p.m.
Count Basie Theatre
99 Monmouth St.
Red Bank
http://monmouthcivicchorus.org/public/event/christmas-concert/

Christmas Putz and Christmas Room
Monday, Dec. 19 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Edgeboro Moravian Church
645 Hamlton Ave.
Bethlehem
http://edgeboromoravian.com

Read to Ella
Monday, Dec. 19 at 2 p.m.
Five Corners Branch Library
678 Newark Ave.
Jersey City
http://www.jclibrary.org/branches/five-corners-branch

Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Dec. 20 at 11 a.m.
Mercer County Library
276 Abbington Drive
East Windsor
http://eventkeeper.com/code/events.cfm?curOrg=MCL

Preschool Story Hour
Wednesday, Dec. 21 at 10:30 a.m.
Newfield Public Library
115 Catawba Ave.
Newfield
http://www.gcls.org/calendar/newfield

Farmers Market
Wednesday, Dec. 21 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Trenton Makers Market
141 E. State St.
Trenton

Lenape Life Along Saucon Creek
Thursday, Dec. 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Museum of Indian Culture
2825 Fish Hatchery Road
Salisbury Township
http://museumofindianculture.org

Looking for a place in New Jersey to cut down your own Christmas tree? Find the location closest to you here!