Cranford Calendar

Apr
21
Sun
2019
Feast of the Resurrection of Lord (Easter) @ St. Michael Church
Apr 21 @ 7:00 am – 3:00 pm
Feast of the Resurrection of Lord (Easter) @ St. Michael Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

The feast of the Resurrection of Jesus Christ (Easter) will be celebrated with the following:
7 A.M. Morning Prayer
Liturgies of the Eucharist will be celebrated at
7:30 A.M. 9 A.M. 10:30 A.M.(choral) and 12 Noon -in the church
10:40 A.M and 12:10 P.M. in the Sports Center of the Parish School
All are invited to come and celebrate this joyful day.

EASTER “SONRISE” SERVICE @ The First Presbyterian Church of Cranford
Apr 21 @ 8:00 am
EASTER "SONRISE" SERVICE @ The First Presbyterian Church of Cranford | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

EASTER “SONRISE” SERVICE, April 21: 8 AM in the Narthex of the church. Weather permitting,
everyone is welcomed to come and worship outside and bask in the spring air while celebrating Jesus’
resurrection with an “unplugged” acoustic version of Easter Worship.

Easter Eucharist at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church
Apr 21 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Easter Eucharist at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

All are invited to the Easter Rite I Eucharist service at Trinity Cranford. Come hear the story of the joy that came on that resurrection morning. A story that continues to change the world and people’s lives. ALLELUIA! All are Welcome.

Easter Sunday Worship @ Calvary Lutheran Church
Apr 21 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Easter Sunday Worship @ Calvary Lutheran Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Jesus is alive! And through him, God has given us all new and eternal life. Join us as we celebrate Christ’s victory over sin and death. This worship includes Bible lessons, a sermon, and spoken liturgy. Holy Communion is offered to all. This is Christ’s church, and there is a place for you here.

Children’s Easter Worship @ Calvary Lutheran Church
Apr 21 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Children’s Easter Worship @ Calvary Lutheran Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Jesus is alive! Join us for stories and songs celebrating Jesus rising from the dead! After the service, there will be an Easter egg hunt in the courtyard. Don’t forget your baskets!

Easter Eucharist at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Easter Eucharist at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

All are invited to the Easter RITE II service/music at Trinity Cranford. Come hear the story of the joy that came on that resurrection morning. A story that continues to change the world and people’s lives. ALLELUIA! All are Welcome.

Easter Worship @ Cranford United Methodist Church
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am
TRADITIONAL EASTER SERVICE @ The First Presbyterian Church of Cranford
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am
TRADITIONAL EASTER SERVICE @ The First Presbyterian Church of Cranford | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

TRADITIONAL EASTER SERVICE, April 21: 10 AM in the main Sanctuary. Full choirs, glorious music and
beautiful flowers symbolizing rebirth will enrich the celebration of Christ’s resurrection. All are invited
forward at the end of the service to sing Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus.

After the Easter festivities, everyone is invited back the following week for a special celebration:
A Celebration of the Helen K Baldwin Nursery School: On April 28 at 10 AM in the main Sanctuary, we
will celebrate the 63 years of Helen K. Baldwin’s service to Cranford and beyond. Teachers, parents,
current students and alums are encouraged to attend so that we can rejoice together, thanking this
wonderful school for their services.

Easter Sunday Worship @ Calvary Lutheran Church
Apr 21 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Easter Sunday Worship @ Calvary Lutheran Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Jesus is alive! And through him, God has given us all new and eternal life. Join us as we celebrate Christ’s victory over sin and death. This worship includes Bible lessons, a sermon, and spoken liturgy. Holy Communion is offered to all. This is Christ’s church, and there is a place for you here.

Apr
23
Tue
2019
The World of Laura Ingalls Wilder with Marta McDowell @ Cranford Community Center
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm
The World of Laura Ingalls Wilder with Marta McDowell @ Cranford Community Center | Cranford | New Jersey | United States
Please join the Hanson Park Conservancy on Tuesday, April 23rd at 7:00 PM as we welcome Marta McDowell, author of The World of Laura Ingalls Wilder: The Frontier Landscapes that Inspired the Little House Books at the Cranford Community Center.  Garden historian, Marta McDowell will take us on an entertaining journey with the beloved Little House series as we explore Wilder’s deep relationship to the landscape. Throughout, you’ll learn details about Wilder’s life and inspirations, discover how to visit the real places today, and even learn to grow the plants and vegetables featured in the stories. The plants, animals, and landscapes are so integral to the stories, they are practically their own characters. It is a world of prairie, forest, farm and garden. Join us as we explore the natural history, places, and plants of this beloved American children’s author.
 
Marta McDowell lives, writes and gardens in Chatham, NJ.  She teaches landscape history and horticulture at the New York Botanical Garden and has worked as a horticulturist at Reeves-Reed Arboretum in Summit.  She has been a featured speaker at locations ranging from the Arnold Arboretum to the Philadelphia Flower Show. She also wrote All the Presidents’ Gardens, a New York Times bestseller, and Beatrix Potter’s Gardening Life. McDowell’s garden is included in the Smithsonian’s Archive of American Gardens.  
 
The Cranford Community Center is located at 220 Walnut Ave. in Cranford, NJ.  McDowell will have copies of her book available for purchase and signing.  Cash or check only.  This event is sponsored by the Hanson Park Conservancy. The program is free and open to the public.  No registration is required, but seating is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.  For more information please go to our website www.hansonparkconservancy.com.
 
This history program is made possible in part by a HEART (History, Education, Arts Reaching Thousands) Grant from the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders.
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