Michael Amante, Meditation and Family Frolick
From kid-friendly gatherings to romantic outings, a list of activities in and around Chatham this weekend.
As Chathamites head into the weekend, there's romance, fitness, music and family fun for all. Really, what more can you ask for?
A comprehensive list of what's happening in Chatham and neighboring towns this weekend. Happy Valentine's Day!
Fun, Food and Frolick
When/Where: Milton Avenue Elementary School, Chatham, 4 p.m. Friday
Why go: See the MAS After School Enrichment Program kids perform their short skits from "Annie," "Peter Pan" and "Wicked."
An Evening of Romance with Michael Amante
When/Where: Friday, 8 p.m. at the Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown
Why Go: You want to celebrate Valentines Day with your sweetie, and "The People's Tenor."
Cost: $42 to $57
All-Abilities Run from The Running Company
When/Where: Saturday, 9 a.m. from The Morristown Running Company
Why Go: You want to make friends and work out around lovely Morristown. Free bagels after the run, too!
Julie's Mindful Parenting Group
When/Where: 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Postpartum Place, 55 Main St, Chatham
Why Go: A place for working moms and moms with kids over 6 months old to discuss conflicts and concerns with a professional moderator.
Cost: $10, or $5 for members
Family Fun Day,
Where/When: Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts, 9 Main St.
Why Go: Because it's a good time to get crafty with your kids.
Drew Rangers Kids Day
When/Where: Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Simon Forum Athletic Center, Drew University, 36 Madison Ave.
Why Go: Kids 12 and under admitted free to Drew's women's and men's basketball games, plus giveaways, contests, and a chance to meet the players.
Cost: Free for kids, $2 for adults.
When/Where: Saturday, 3 p.m., The Library of the Chathams
Why go: Chill out, relax and get back to a stress-free existence through meditations, conducted by professionals. Please sign up through the Circulation Desk in advance and bring your own mat. Refrain from eating for 3 hours prior.
Swingadelic at Winter Fling
When/Where: Saturday, 7 p.m., Fairmount Country Club
Why go: Shake off the winter blues with swing dancing and help raise money for Community Soup Kitchen and Outreach Center, Inc. of Morristown, Family Promise of Summit and the United Methodist Women of Chatham United Methodist Church
Cost: $100, or $1,000 for a table of 10.
Jokes & Notes -- Torey J. Sabatini Elementary School Adult Social Fundraiser
Where/When: Saturday at 7 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, 4 Madison Ave.
Why Go: Food, music, and stand-up comedy headlined by former TJS alum and TV personality Kate Hendricks.
Cost: $55 in advance; $65 at the door.
'Ivy, a Most Unusual Plant'
When/Where: Sunday, 1 p.m. at Frelinghuysen Arboretum, Morris Township
Why Go: You want to learn about ivy from an expert, its many varieties, and maybe even buy some for your home.
Meet 'President Lincoln' on his Official Birthday
When/Where: Sunday 1 p.m. at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum, Morristown
Why Go: You want a little history about this historical figure
Cost: $8 general admission