Weekly Roundup! (6/11-6/17)


By: Alyssa


There are a ton of family friendly events this week, especially for Father's Day. Here's your weekly roundup, full of diverse events!

Mon, 6/11: From 9am-12:30pm your child (ages 3-5) can join in on the fun at the Cora Hartshorn Arboretum! You have the option to sign your child up for just one fun day, or a week of environmental education, play, games, and more. Registration is required. This fun program is located at 324 Forest Drive South in Short Hills. For more information, and registration prices, click here.

Tue, 6/12: Get your groove on at a Latin inspired Zumba class! Tuesday’s class runs from 6:30pm-7:30pm and is located at 18 South Street on the 2nd floor (Providence Health and Fitness). Grab your friends and sweat it out in a fun dance/workout class to distress from your busy day! For more information, click here.

Wed, 6/13: The Livingston Public Library presents a movie time for a classic: Lust For Life. Lust For Life is based off of Vincent Van Gogh, an artistic mastermind, and portrays his life in all of the things he went through. The viewing begins at 7pm, and the Livingston Public Library is located at 10 Robert Harp Drive in Livingston. For more information, click here.

Thu, 6/14: If you’re interested in fashion, and taking care of our planet, this event is perfect for you! Reeves Reed Arboretum is hosting “Style & Sustainability - A Fashion Show in the Garden.” This fashion show is completely free, and will feature ethical fashion! The fashion show is located at 165 Hobart Avenue in Summit. For more information, click here.

Fri, 6/15: Enjoy a taste of wonderful tunes by Bobby Valli. Bobby Valli is a singer from Newark, NJ, and is recreating the amazing rock-and-roll sounds from his hall of famer brother, Frankie Valli. This show is from 7:30pm-11:30pm, and will be located at 440 Parsonage Hill Road in Short Hills. For more information, click here.

Sat, 6/16: New Jersey is full of young visionaries, and Montclair is hosting an event to represent them! The NJ Visionaries Film Festival is featuring and promoting young artists that are 18 years old or younger for their talents. This event will be catered, have photo booths, and strong acceptance speeches. The festival is located at 486 Bloomfield Avenue in Montclair. For more information, click here.  

Sun, 6/17: The Cora Hartshorn Arboretum invites families to hike with their fathers for Father’s Day at 11am. There’s no better way than spending quality time with your dad on a nature walk to learn about the fathers of the forest. Cora Hartshorn Arboretum is located at 324 Forest Drive South in Short Hills. For more information, click here.