Cranford Calendar

Kykuit Walking Tour and Lunch – Rockefeller Estate @ Cranford Recreation Day Tour to Kykuit , The Rockefeller Estate
Sep 28 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Kykuit Walking Tour and Lunch - Rockefeller Estate @ Cranford Recreation Day Tour to Kykuit , The Rockefeller Estate | Sleepy Hollow | New York | United States

Calling all Cranford Tourologists to spend the day on a spectacular walking tour to
Kykuit, The Rockefeller Estate, Sleepy Hollow, NY

A majestic paradise with sweeping river views!
Kykuit was home to four generations of the Rockefeller family, beginning with the philanthropist John D. Rockefeller, founder of Standard Oil. His business acumen made him, in his day, the richest man in America. Now a historic site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, this extraordinary landmark has been continuously and meticulously maintained for more than 100 years.

Your Classic Tour includes the main floor of the house, art galleries, inner garden, golf room and coach barn. 2 hours 15 minutes including the shuttle bus ride. Round trip transportation, the Classic Tour and lunch included.

Fee PP $88 (Limited space available)
Day Tours are organized by Cranford Recreation Staff.

*Departure from Orange Avenue Pool Parking Lot-8:00 AM.

Notes: We recommend all Kykuit tours for ages 10 and up. They are not recommended for ages 5 and under, Strollers and backpack carriers are not permitted inside the house, but can be stored in the free lockers provided at the Kykuit Visitor Center at Philipsburg Manor. Neither the Classic Tour nor the Landmark Tour is wheelchair accessible due to the nature of the terrain. Historic Hudson Valley events are held rain or shine. All attendees must sign waiver.
Reservations booked directly through Cranford Recreation Center online or via phone. 908-709-7283

Parenting to Win Your Child’s Heart @ Cranford Alliance Church
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Parenting to Win Your Child's Heart @ Cranford Alliance Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

The Cranford Alliance Church is holding a parenting seminar September 28 from 9 am to 3 pm at the church on Saturday, September 28. The seminar will be led by Drs. Ron and Wanda Walborn. Lunch will be provided and registration is $15.

Ron & Wanda, married for 35 years, have 4 adult children and growing numbers of grandchildren.  Ron is the Dean of Alliance Theological Seminary, NYC and Board Member of the Christian & Missionary Alliance US.  Wanda is the Dean of Spiritual Formation at Nyack College and the Director of Empower Women Worldwide.

5th Annual Festival of India @ Roselle Park High School
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
5th Annual Festival of India @ Roselle Park High School | Roselle Park | New Jersey | United States

The Borough of Roselle Park is hosting its 5th Annual “Festival of India” on Saturday, October 5, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. with an annual celebration and cultural fair.

Mayor Sig and the Borough Council invite everyone to celebrate the heritage and culture. The event is free for everyone and held at the Roselle Park High School located at 185 West Webster Avenue, Roselle Park, NJ 07204.

The event begins with a taste of traditional Indian food from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm in the cafeteria.  At 7:00 pm, the Festival continuous with presentations and later followed by “Garba” and “Ras” traditional Indian dance in the gymnasium and live music by Desi Beats Entertainment.

Thank you to the Roselle Park Casano Center Association, Roselle Park Education Association, Rita Pharmacy, Quality Auto Center, 7-11 (Roselle), K C Patel, Patel Family, Indo-American Senior Association of Union County, VVR Developers LLC., and Dunkin Donuts for your donations.

To sponsor our Borough events and for more information, please call Rupen Shah 908-245-0666.

Hanson Park Conservancy’s 9th Annual Duck Race @ Sperry Park
Oct 13 @ 4:00 pm
Hanson Park Conservancy's 9th Annual Duck Race @ Sperry Park | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Hanson Park Conservancy’s 9th Annual Rubber Ducky Derby is scheduled once again for Sunday, October 13, 2019 at 4 pm. On race day, over one-thousand individually numbered rubber ducks will be released in the Rahway River at Sperry Park, Cranford NJ and tumble over the falls racing to the finish line at the North Union Ave Bridge. Numerous prizes for the fastest lucky duckies will be awarded. The top prize is a $250.00 gift card.

Tickets can be purchased at two locations: Periwinkles, on North Union Avenue downtown Cranford, or the Cranford Canoe Club on Springfield Ave. Purchase a single Duck for $5.00 or a flock of 5 ducks for $20.00. Please secure your tickets early as ducks are limited and the race has been known to sell out.

All proceeds benefit Hanson Park maintenance and educational programs. If you have not yet walked through this lovely little park, please visit this hidden gem located at 38 Springfield Ave. Have you got your Ducky?

Current Drug Trends & What We See in Cranford @ Cranford High School
Oct 16 @ 6:30 pm
Current Drug Trends & What We See in Cranford @ Cranford High School | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

All parents of middle and high school students are encouraged to attend.