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North Jersey Orchid Show, Project Ready and Hurricane Diane 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 Jan. 13 to Jan. 19. If you have an upcoming event to share, email news@njtvnews.org with “Community Events” in the subject line.

North Jersey Orchid Show
Friday and Saturday, Jan. 13 and 14 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 15  from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Douglass Student Center
100 George St.
New Brunswick
https://njorchids.org/annual-show/2017-annual-show-sale/

Toddler Creative and Artistic Development
Friday, Jan. 13 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Kennedy Dancers Studio
79 Central Ave.
Jersey City
http://www.kennedydancers.org/site/index.php/kennedydancers-mainmenu-33/upcoming-events

Service Honoring Martin Luther King, Jr.
Friday, Jan. 13 at 5:30 p.m.
Beth Israel
2501 Shore Rd.
Northfield
http://bethisraelnorthfield.org/th_event/kabbalat-shabbat-services-530-pm-6/

Read-in Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Saturday, Jan. 14 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Atlantic City Free Public Library
1 North Tennessee Ave.
Atlantic City
http://www.acfpl.org/events-menu/library-event-calendar-menu.html

Polar Bear Plunge
Saturday, Jan. 14 at 1 p.m.
Beach behind Wildwoods Convention Center
Wildwoods
http://www.njpolarplunge.org/

Portraits of the Jersey Shore
Saturday, Jan. 14 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Ocean County Library
101 Washington St.
Toms River
https://www.facebook.com/portraitsofthejerseyshore

Winter Wildlife Hike for Families
Saturday, Jan. 14 from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Tulpehaking Nature Center
157 Westcott Ave.
Hamilton
http://mercercountyparks.org/

Maple Sugaring Demonstrations
Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 14 and 15 from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Great Swamp OEC
247 Southern Blvd.
Chatham Township
http://www.morrisparks.net/~morrispa/index.php/media/special-events3#maple-sugaring-demonstrations

Hurricane Diane
Saturday, Jan. 14 at 8 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 15 at 3 p.m.
Two River Theater
21 Bridge Ave.
Red Bank
http://tworivertheater.org/plays_events/current_season.php?categoryID=240

NJ Camp Fair
Sunday, Jan. 15 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
The Grand Summit Hotel
570 Springfield Ave.
Summit
http://www.njcampfairs.com

All-Stars of Hip Hop
Sunday, Jan. 15 at 7 p.m.
Boardwalk Hall
2301 Boardwalk
Atlantic City
http://www.boardwalkhall.com/events/detail/all-stars-of-hip-hop-ft-ludacris-busta-rhymes-more

Celebrate the Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, Jan. 16 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Newark Museum
49 Washington St.
Newark
www.newarkmuseum.org

Project Ready
Tuesday, Jan. 17 from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
St. Joseph’s Social Service Center
118 Division St.
Elizabeth
http://www.sjeliz.org/project-ready.html

First Time Home Buying — Credit Improvement Techniques
Wednesday, Jan. 18 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Wayne Public Library
461 Valley Rd.
Wayne
http://www.waynepubliclibrary.org/