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“Star Wars” Craft + Soul of the Season 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. 11 through Dec. 17. If you have an upcoming event to share, email news@njtvonline.org with “Community Events” in the subject line.

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

Holiday Flea Markey and Gift Show
Saturday, Dec. 12 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Arthur L. Johnson Regional High School
Clark
http://www.nj.com/events/event/holiday-flea-market-and-gift-show/445770/#1449928800

Sensitive Santa for Children with Autism
Saturday, Dec. 12 from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Helmetta Volunteer Fire Department
Helmetta
http://www.nj.com/events/event/sensitive-santa-for-children-with/557041/#1449928800

“Star Wars” Craft
Saturday, Dec. 12 at 11:30 a.m.Warren County Library
Hackettstown
http://www.nj.com/events/event/star-wars-craft/558341/#1449937800

Free Horse- Drawn Wagon Rides
Saturday, Dec. 12 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Union Square Plaza
Elizabeth
http://www.nj.com/events/event/free-horse-drawn-wagon-rides/558467/#1449939600

Soul of The Season
Saturday, Dec. 12 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Millville
http://www.glasstownartsdistrict.com/pub/gen/news/26/fulltext

The Mystery and Magic of Chanukah
Sunday, Dec. 13 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Adath Israel Congregation
Lawrence
http://www.nj.com/events/event/the-mystery-and-magic-of-chanukah/559129/#1450018800

“Merry…”
Sunday, Dec. 13 at 9:15 a.m.
Gloucester County Community Church
Washington Township
http://www.nj.com/events/event/merry-/559421/#1450016100

Rutgers Children’s Choirs & Scarlet Singers Winter Concert
Sunday, Dec. 13th at 2 p.m.
Nicholas Music Center-Mason Gross School of the Arts
New Brunswick
https://mgedchoirs.wordpress.com/news-updates/

Covered Dish Dinner
Sunday, Dec. 13 at 4:30 p.m.
Zion United Methodist Church
East Greenwich
http://www.nj.com/events/event/covered-dish-dinner/557401/#1450042200

Holiday Mini-Bazaar
Monday, Dec. 14 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Hackettstown Public Library
Hackettstown
http://www.nj.com/events/event/holiday-mini-bazaar/559061/#1450105200

Victorian Christmas Tours
Monday, Dec. 14 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Smithville Park
Eastampton
http://www.nj.com/events/event/victorian-christmas-tours/560314/#1450116000

New Jersey Foundation for the Blind Art Show
Monday, Dec. 14 All day event
Leon and Toby Cooperman JCC
West Orange
http://www.nj.com/events/event/new-jersey-foundation-for-the-/555688/#1450069200

Annual Food Drive
Monday, Dec. 14 All Day Event
Hunterdon Canine Center
Flemington
http://www.nj.com/events/event/annual-food-drive/558043/#1450069200

Annual Toys for Tots Drive
Monday, Dec. 14 All Day Event
McGuinness Funeral Home
Washington Township
http://www.nj.com/events/event/annual-toys-for-tots-drive/557162/#1450069200

Painting Workshop
Tuesday, Dec. 15 from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Leon and Toby Cooperman JCC
West Orange
http://www.nj.com/events/event/painting-workshop/543617/#1450189800

Nature Walk
Tuesday, Dec. 15 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Laurel Hill County Park
Secaucus
http://www.nj.com/events/event/nature-walk/505762/#1450191600

“Coloring and Cider”
Tuesday, Dec. 15 7 p.m.
Denville Public Library
Denville
http://www.nj.com/events/event/coloring-and-cider/555909/#1450224000

“Art Served Up Trenton Style”
Tuesday, Dec. 15 All Day Event
Plainsboro Public Library
Plainsboro
http://www.nj.com/events/event/art-served-up-trenton-style/559212/#1450155600arm

Journal Square Farmer’s Market
Wednesday, Dec. 16 from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Journal Square Fountains
Jersey City
http://www.nj.com/events/event/journal-square-farmers-market/538299/#1450267200

Guided Tours of Woodruff Museum
Wednesday, Dec. 16 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Bridgeton Free Public Library
Bridgeton
http://www.nj.com/events/event/guided-tours-of-woodruff-museum/559120/#1450288800

“Books and Bites”
Wednesday, Dec. 16 at 4:30
Montclair Public Library
Montclair
http://www.montclairlibrary.org/news-events/events-calendar/events/2015-12-16/

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