Cranford Calendar

Oct
18
Fri
2019
Third Annual “Taste and See” Art Auction @ Simply Art & Framing
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Third Annual "Taste and See" Art Auction @ Simply Art & Framing | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Join us at the 3rd Annual “Taste and See” Art Auction. The auction benefits Raphael’s Life House, a non-profit providing housing to homeless pregnant women and their newborns.

The event will take place on Thursday, May 10 at 6:30pm at Simply Art & Framing, Cranford. Over 50 original artworks from 20 Metropolitan
area artists will be up for auction.

Free performance of the renowned play, The Colored Museum @ Union County Performing Arts Center
Oct 18 @ 8:00 pm
Free performance of the renowned play, The Colored Museum @ Union County Performing Arts Center | Rahway | New Jersey | United States

Free performance of the renowned play, The Colored Museum, on Friday, October 18th beginning at 8:00 p.m. at The Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway.

The Colored Museum was written in 1986 by George C. Wolfe. It provides a window into the struggles and resilience of African Americans through 11 vignettes, each focusing on a different “exhibit” bringing forth themes of racism, stereotypes, and African American cultural identity, enabling the audience to reexamine the history of African Americans.

Admission to this event is free, however all seats are ticketed and reserved. Tickets are available on a first come first serve basis. To receive tickets and for more information contact the Union County Performing Arts Center box office at 732-499-8226 or visit www.ucpac.org.

To view the full press release click here

Oct
19
Sat
2019
Union County Red Ribbon Drug Prevention Walk & Family Fun Activities @ Nomahegan Park
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am
Union County Red Ribbon Drug Prevention Walk & Family Fun Activities @ Nomahegan Park | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Join us on October 19th, 2019 for the 21st Annual Red Ribbon Day and Drug Prevention Walk! Our event is a countywide kickoff celebrating Red Ribbon Drug Prevention Week throughout Union County. Red Ribbon is celebrated locally and nationally to increase awareness and support for substance abuse prevention, treatment, and recovery. Join us the day of and walk to prevent drug abuse. Immediately following the Walk we will kick off our Family Fun Day with many activities for kids and informational health exhibitors.

Howl-O-Ween Pet Parade @ Post Office Plaza
Oct 19 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Howl-O-Ween Pet Parade @ Post Office Plaza | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Join us for the 1st Annual Howl-O-Ween Parade! Just bring your pooch to Post Office Plaza where a parade will be held at 1PM, followed by prizes at 1:30PM. This event is hosted by Downtown Cranford and The Barker Lounge – Cranford. Please note that participating dogs should be friendly, vaccinated, licensed, and leashed.
Register your dog here: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=nlqmyscab&oeidk=a07egn2xvp379a4ed71.

The 2019 Cranford Great Pumpkin Carve Out @ Hanson House
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The 2019 Cranford Great Pumpkin Carve Out @ Hanson House | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

See picture for details.

Oct
20
Sun
2019
Apple Pie Baking Contest @ Post Office Plaza
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Apple Pie Baking Contest @ Post Office Plaza | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Calling all bakers! Show off your baking skills with Downtown Cranford’s 1st Annual Apple Pie (or Baked Good) Contest on Sunday, October 20! Contestants are asked to bring their baked goods (plus serving utensils and forks) to Post Office Plaza at 1PM. The baked goods will be tasted and judged, and prizes will be awarded!

Oct
23
Wed
2019
Union County Women’s Health Fair @ Liberty Hall Center
Oct 23 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Free Women’s Health Fair on Wednesday, October 23, from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., in the Atrium at Liberty Hall Center, 1085 Morris Avenue, in Union Township. The event is sponsored in partnership with Atlantic Health System/Overlook Medical Center.
The event includes free health screenings and giveaways, and a panel discussion featuring leading female physicians in breast surgery, neurology, OBGYN, cardiology, primary care, colorectal surgery, and gynecological oncology.
The Women’s Health Fair is free but pre-registration is required at ucnj.org/women.
Oct
25
Fri
2019
Pumpkin Decorating at The Chelsea @ The Chelsea at Fanwood
Oct 25 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Bring the KIDS to The Chelsea at Fanwood for Pumpkin Decorating!

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25TH
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
EVERYTHING IS SUPPLIED!
RSVP BY OCT. 21, 908-654-5200. LIMITED SEATING.

Carve it out Kenilworth @ Kenilworth, NJ
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Carve it out Kenilworth @ Kenilworth, NJ

Prizes. Cider & Dunkin Donuts. Beer Garden. Two Ton Brewery!

Oct
26
Sat
2019
CUMC Halloween Soup and Chili Fest! @ Cranford United Methodist Church, NJ
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
CUMC Halloween Soup and Chili Fest! @ Cranford United Methodist Church, NJ | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Halloween night is listed as the night when pizza sales are at their peak. Why settle for pizza, when you can have delicious, soul warming soup prepared by our soup sisters and chili bro? We thank you for supporting Cranford United Methodist Church and its missions.

This is a take-out event. Pre-ordering is STRONGLY encouraged! Download your pre-order form at www.cranfordumc.com and send it into the church office 201 Lincoln Ave. East, Cranford, NJ 07016.