Cranford Calendar

Nov
16
Sat
2019
Holiday Boutique/Garage Sale @ Hanson House
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Holiday Boutique/Garage Sale @ Hanson House | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

The Society will hold its annual Holiday Boutique/Garage Sale Fundraiser at the Hanson House, 38 Springfield Avenue. Hours are Saturday and Sunday, November 16th & 17th, 2019 from 10:00am to 4:00pm.

This fundraising event will help the Cranford Historical Society, the Crane-Phillips House Museum and the Society’s History Scholarship Fund.

For more information, call 908-276-0082 or visit [email protected]

Nov
17
Sun
2019
Holiday Boutique/Garage Sale @ Hanson House
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Holiday Boutique/Garage Sale @ Hanson House | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

The Society will hold its annual Holiday Boutique/Garage Sale Fundraiser at the Hanson House, 38 Springfield Avenue. Hours are Saturday and Sunday, November 16th & 17th, 2019 from 10:00am to 4:00pm.

This fundraising event will help the Cranford Historical Society, the Crane-Phillips House Museum and the Society’s History Scholarship Fund.

For more information, call 908-276-0082 or visit [email protected]

Nov
24
Sun
2019
A Special Thanksgiving Program for Children Ages 4-7 @ The Crane's Philip House
Nov 24 @ 2:00 pm
A Special Thanksgiving Program for Children Ages 4-7 @ The Crane's Philip House | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Children will listen to stories and make a wreath to bring home. Cookies and juice will be served. The program is free and all are welcome. Please rsvp to 908.276.8062.

Dec
7
Sat
2019
Breakfast with Santa Fundraiser at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church (Sherlock Hall)
Dec 7 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Breakfast with Santa Fundraiser at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church (Sherlock Hall) | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Pancake Breakfast – $7(Under 3 FREE); Photo with Santa – $7
Fun includes gift basket raffle, 50/50 tickets,
wreath sale, jewelry sale, crafts, and face painting
Contact: Tony (908) 276-4047
All are welcome

Dec
22
Sun
2019
Trinity Cranford “Animal Project” Fundraiser @ Trinity Episcopal Church
Dec 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Trinity Cranford “Animal Project” Fundraiser @ Trinity Episcopal Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Trinity is collecting money for the Episcopal Relief & Development “Animal Project” to provide healthy animals and agricultural coaching to help generate sustainable food and income. All are invited to donate to this vital effort.

Dec
24
Tue
2019
Children’s Christmas Pageant, & Holy Eucharist: Rite II @ Trinity Episcopal Church
Dec 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Children’s Christmas Pageant, & Holy Eucharist: Rite II @ Trinity Episcopal Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Join Trinity’s children in re-enacting the birth of Jesus in the manger, a tradition that originated with St. Francis of Assisi on Christmas Eve 1223. Sing along with your favorite Christmas carols. Everyone is welcome!

Midnight Mass at Trinity Cranford with Christmas Carols @ Trinity Episcopal Church
Dec 24 @ 10:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Midnight Mass at Trinity Cranford with Christmas Carols @ Trinity Episcopal Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Join Trinity’s children in re-enacting the birth of Jesus in the manger, a tradition that originated with St. Francis of Assisi on Christmas Eve 1223. Sing along with your favorite Christmas carols. Everyone is welcome!

Dec
25
Wed
2019
Christmas Day Mass at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church
Dec 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Christmas Day Mass at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Come celebrate Christ’s birth with a solemn said service of scripture and Holy Eucharist Rite I. Everyone is welcome!

Feb
8
Sat
2020
Raisin: A Musical at UCPAC’s Hamilton Stage @ UCPAC
Feb 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Raisin: A Musical at UCPAC’s Hamilton Stage @ UCPAC | Rahway | New Jersey | United States

On Saturday, February 8th, The Freeholder Board will present the Chester Holmes award before the production of Raisin: A Musical at UCPAC’s Hamilton Stage in Rahway from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. This is a musical adaptation of the Lorraine Hansberry play “A Raisin in the Sun”. Call the UCPAC box office for ticket information at 732-499-8226.

Feb
24
Wed
2021
Stories of Slavery in New Jersey – Virtual Program @ Virtual Event
Feb 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Stories of Slavery in New Jersey - Virtual Program @ Virtual Event
The Cranford Historical Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month by attending a virtual program, “Stories of Slavery in New Jersey,” on Wednesday, February 24 from 7 to 8 p.m.
Rick Geffken the author of a new book with the same title will describe the lives and stories of some of the real people who were enslaved.  At the conclusion, there will be an opportunity to ask questions.
Registration is required.
Please send an email to [email protected]verizon.net to register and receive Zoom link and password.
Copies of Rick Geffken’s book are available for sale at the Cranford Historical Society office located at the Hanson House, 38 Springfield Avenue.  Please call the office at 908-276-0082 if you are interested in purchasing the book.
Mar
14
Sun
2021
The Great American Songbook @ Virtual
Mar 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Great American Songbook @ Virtual

The Cranford Historical Society invites you to a virtual musical program, “The Great American Songbook” on Sunday, March 14 from 2-3 pm featuring Tom Langmaack at the keyboard.

The program will feature hit songs plus a sing-a-long from some of Broadway’s most beloved musicals.

Registration is required for this program.

Please send an email to [email protected]verizon.net to register and receive Zoom info.

Mar
28
Sun
2021
Palm/Passion Sunday Holy Eucharist at Trinity Cranford in Person @ Trinity Episcopal Church
Mar 28 @ 8:00 am
Palm/Passion Sunday Holy Eucharist at Trinity Cranford in Person @ Trinity Episcopal Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

8 AM (in-person) & 10 AM (online)

Holy Week begins with Jesus’ triumphant walk into Jerusalem. Join us as we gather together holding Blessed Palms followed by a dramatic reading of the Passion of Christ according to St. Mark, praising God. 8:00 AM will be an in-person Rite I Holy Eucharist (masks & pre-registration are required.) 10:00 AM will be an online spiritual Eucharist. Instructions for pre-registration and online access are on the Trinity website home page. Everyone is welcome!

 

 

 

Palm/Passion Sunday Holy Eucharist at Trinity Cranford Online @ Virtual
Mar 28 @ 10:00 am
Palm/Passion Sunday Holy Eucharist at Trinity Cranford Online @ Virtual

8 AM (in-person) & 10 AM (online)

Holy Week begins with Jesus’ triumphant walk into Jerusalem. Join us as we gather together holding Blessed Palms followed by a dramatic reading of the Passion of Christ according to St. Mark, praising God. 8:00 AM will be an in-person Rite I Holy Eucharist (masks & pre-registration are required.) 10:00 AM will be an online spiritual Eucharist. Instructions for pre-registration and online access are on the Trinity website home page. Everyone is welcome!

 

 

 

Mar
29
Mon
2021
Holy Monday Services at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church
Mar 29 all-day
Holy Monday Services at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Share the scripture readings and prayers of the daily offices of Morning and Evening Prayer. Conclude your day with the Ignition examen (a prayerful review of the day past) in the context of the beautiful cadences of Compline. Instructions for in-person preregistration and online access are on the Trinity website home page. Everyone is welcome!

8:30 AM: Morning Prayer, 5:00 PM Evening Prayer, & 8:00 PM Sung Compline (all online)

 

 

 

Mar
30
Tue
2021
Holy Tuesday Services at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church
Mar 30 all-day
Holy Tuesday Services at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Share the scripture readings and prayers of the daily offices of Morning and Evening Prayer. Conclude your day with the Ignition examen (a prayerful review of the day past) in the context of the beautiful cadences of Compline. Instructions for in-person preregistration and online access are on the Trinity website home page. Everyone is welcome!

8:30 AM: Morning Prayer, 5:00 PM Evening Prayer, & 8:00 PM Sung Compline (all online)

 

 

 

Mar
31
Wed
2021
Holy Wednesday Services at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church
Mar 31 all-day
Holy Wednesday Services at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Share the scripture readings and prayers of the daily offices of Morning and Evening Prayer. Conclude your day with the Ignition examen (a prayerful review of the day past) in the context of the beautiful cadences of Compline. Instructions for in-person preregistration and online access are on the Trinity website home page. Everyone is welcome.

8:30 AM: Morning Prayer, 5:00 PM Evening Prayer, & 8:00 PM Sung Compline (all online)

 

 

 

Apr
1
Thu
2021
Maundy Thursday Services At Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church
Apr 1 all-day
Maundy Thursday Services At Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Share the scripture readings and prayers of the daily offices of Morning and Evening Prayer. Enter into the Great Three Days with the institution of the Lord’s Supper and the stripping of the Altar. Help keep the vigil through the night by prayerfully watching a video feed of the stripped altar in the church and the reserved sacrament in the chapel. Instructions for in-person pre-registration and online access are on the Trinity website home page. Everyone is welcome!

8:30 AM: Morning Prayer(online), 5:00 PM Evening Prayer(online), 7:00 PM Maundy Thursday (Triduum I) (in-person & online) (masks & pre-registration are required for in-person.) & 8:30 PM – 6:30 AM(4/2/21) Maundy Thursday Vigil.

 

 

 

Apr
2
Fri
2021
Good Friday Services at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church
Apr 2 all-day
Good Friday Services at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Share the scripture readings and prayers of the daily offices of Morning and Evening Prayer. Journey though the traditional Stations of the Cross as depicted by Benedictine liturgical artist Martin Erspamer. Commemorate our Lord’s saving death, venerate the life-giving cross, and pray fervently for the needs of the whole world at the Good Friday Liturgy. Instructions for in-person preregistration and online access are on the Trinity website home page. Everyone is welcome!

8:30 AM: Morning Prayer(online), 12:00 PM Stations of the Cross (In-person outdoors) (masks & pre-registration are required for in-person.) 5:00 PM Evening Prayer(online), 7:00 PM Good Friday Liturgy (Triduum II) (online)

 

 

 

Apr
3
Sat
2021
Holy Saturday Service at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church
Apr 3 @ 8:00 pm
Holy Saturday Service at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Share the scripture readings and prayers of the daily offices of Morning and Evening Prayer. Journey through the traditional Stations of the Cross as depicted by Benedictine liturgical artist Martin Erspamer. Commemorate our Lord’s saving death, venerate the life-giving cross, and pray fervently for the needs of the whole world at the Good Friday Liturgy. Instructions for in-person preregistration and online access are on the Trinity website home page. Everyone is welcome!

8:00 PM: Paschal Vigil – Part 1 (Triduum III), Holy Saturday, (In-person outdoors) Held in the parking lot behind the Church (bring a folding chair) (masks & pre-registration are required for in-person.)

 

 

 

Apr
4
Sun
2021
Easter Sunday Services at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church
Apr 4 all-day
Easter Sunday Services at Trinity Cranford @ Trinity Episcopal Church | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Celebrate Eucharist with the rising sun and refuse to forget the risen conquering Son. (Anthony Rafaniello, Trinity Music Director, will lead us in song). ‘Join’ Father Andy in the sanctuary of the church for a streamed Rite II Holy Eucharist with Anthony Rafaniello leading our singing from the organ console. Instructions for in-person preregistration and online access are on the Trinity website home page. Everyone is welcome!

6:30 AM: Paschal Vigil – Part 2 (Triduum III) (In-person outdoors) Held on the North Ave lawns outside the Church (bring a folding chair) (masks & pre-registration are required for in-person.), 10:00 AM Easter Sunday, (online)