Art, Music, Kitten and ... Comic Books?
Oh, my ... all you need to enjoy yourself this weekend.
Have you noticed, since we have moved into September, the number of events happening in the area have exploded? Really, just check it out ... there's a lot t do this weekend!
Art League of Chathams Fall Art Show Reception
When/Where: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Chatham Township Municipal Building, 58 Meyersville Rd, Chatham
Why go: Enjoy original artwork in various mediums by members of the league, and refreshments, too!
Tara O'Leary Art Expedition
When/Where: 8 a.m. Friday, Chatham Day School, 700 Shunpike Rd., Chatham
Why go: Tara O'Leary finds the natural beauty in her surroundings and captures it on film.
Organic Farm Produce Sales
When/Where: Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Urban Farm at Lafayette, Morristown
Why Go: You want to eat fresh and can't make the Morristown's Farmers Market on Sunday.
Cost: Bring your wallet
Kitten and Cat Adoption Day
When/Where: Saturday starting at 11 a.m. at Agway, Morris Plains
Why Go: You're looking for a "furrever" friend.
Chatham Borough Farmers' Market
When/Where: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Railroad Plz & Fairmount Ave, Chatham
Why go: The Mayors Wellness Campaign hosts their second week of their Health Fair, the Chatham Emergency Squad will have a blood drive, and you can still get your favorite fresh vegetables from Jersey Fresh vendors.
Cost: Bring your Wallet
Plein Aire Painting
When/Where: 9 a.m. Saturday, Chatham New Jersey Transit Station, Fairmount Ave & Railroad Plz, Chatham, NJ
Why go: Bring your easel and paints and enjoy a day of painting with your fellow local artists at Chatham's Reasoner Park
EPICS #1 Release Party, Signing at Dewey's
When/Where: 1 p.m. Saturday, Dewey's Comic City, 13 Park Ave, Madison
Why go: Enjoy an exclusive Release Party and Signing Event to celebrate the debut of EPICS #1, an independently published anthology comic book. All four creators will all be on hand to sign copies of EPICS and to do sketches.
When/Where: Saturday, 2:30 p.m. at Acorn Hall, Morristown
Why Go: You want to see how the careful art of "afternoon tea" was perfected in the Victorian Era.
Tom Paxton Performs at Sanctuary Concerts
When/Where: 8 p.m. Saturday, The Sanctuary Concerts, 240 Southern Blvd, Chatham
Why go: Go see American legend Tom Paxton, on of the most beloved voices of a generation, in the intimate concert venue of the Sanctuary Concerts.
When/Where: 8 a.m. Sunday, 16 Inwood Rd, Chatham
Why go: Pick up lawn, gardening and hardware supplies, vases, bowls, clothing, artwork, bicycles, and much more
Cost: Bring your wallet.
Morristown Farmers Market
When/Where: Sunday, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Morristown
Why Go: You want to eat fresh.
Cost: Bring your wallet
Wedding of the Century: 19th Century Wedding Fashions
When/Where: Sunday, 1 p.m. at Historic Speedwell Village, Morristown
Why Go: You want to see how wedding fashions evolved over the span of a century.
When/Where: Sunday, 2 p.m. at Frelinghuysen Arboretum, Morris Township
Why Go: You want to explore the arboretum with an all-Mandarin language tour guide.
Cost: Free, but registration required
Poets in the Garden
When/Where: Sunday, 4 p.m. at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum, Morristown
Why Go: You want to see and hear writer James Richardson recite his work in the fantastic Macculloch Hall gardens.
The Morris Music Men in Concert
When/Where: 4 p.m. Sunday, Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 300 Shunpike Rd, Chatham
Why go: Enjoy some delightful music and help raise money for the Gloria Dei Music Scholars Fund, plus wine and cheese after the show.
Concert for Violin and Piano
When/Where: Sunday, 7:30 p.m. at The Presbyterian Church in Morristown
Why Go: You want to hear beautiful music in a lovely setting, all for the cost of ...