Family Mess – Children ages two to six and their families will explore educational stations together, where they will be introduced to scientific concepts, solve problems, and have fun! Saturday, January 20 and February 17, from 10:30 to 11:00 a.m.
Admission is free and all Cranford residents are welcome. Registration is required and begins two weeks before the program date. Please arrive on time!
Are you a new mom? Do you know a friend who has a new baby and could benefit from this information? Join Ivy Rehab and the Cranford Health Department at the Cranford Recreation Center on May 17th, at 11:00. You will hear from a pediatric physical therapist and walk away knowing the importance of tummy time, how movement is related to learning, consequences from overuse of baby equipment and limiting babies from moving freely, and lastly hot to detect if your baby has a flat head or torticollis. To attend the program you must register ahead of time. Please do so by calling the number 908-276-0237 or emailing [email protected].
A free Health Kids Expo will be held 1:00-4:00pm on Saturday, February 23 at the Westfield Area YMCA Main Facility, 220 Clark Street. This event will include active indoor fun including t-ball, basketball and track & field stations, the inflatable obstacle course, arts & crafts activities and carnival games. Dance Academy will offer 30 minute demo classes during the event: 1:30PM for ages 3-5, 2:30PM for ages 6+ and 3:30PM for ages 3-5. Register at www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0b4fafaa29a7ff2-healthy for dance demo classes. Overlook Medical Center staff will host a Teddy Bear Clinic…bring a stuffed animal!
Learning to be safe around water is a life skill that is included in the YMCA Swim Lesson curriculum. Water safety information is available throughout the Expo in the Gym. Water safety in the pool will be held 3:00-4:00PM to be followed by family swim 4:00-5:00PM. Adults and kids can visit the Camp Open House to learn more about the Y’s ACA-accredited traditional, sports, S.T.E.A.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math), leadership and travel camp offerings for campers ages 3-15 years.
Please contact Amanda Aguirre at 908-301-9622 x258 or [email protected] with any questions.
About this Event
Residents of Cranford, New Jersey are invited to participate in our annual cookout event!
Come on out, Cranford, to our annual town-wide cookout! Eating dinner as a family has been shown to reduce risky behavior in kids, and that’s what we celebrate with our Town-Wide BBQ. We partner with Cranford Police, Cranford Fire Department, Cranford Public Works, and other town officials to feed you free burgers and dogs in hopes that you’ll be part of our mission to prevent underage substance abuse. Food, fun, family. It’s a Cranford tradition!
Get your tickets at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/annual-cranford-cookout-event-tickets-56922435537
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.
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.
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.
Frozen II will premiere at the Cranford Theater starting next Thursday, November 21 and there will be multiple showings throughout the week of your child’s new favorite movie. Saturday, a number of our businesses will be participating in a “Downtown Cranford Frozen Stroll.” Children can pick up a bag at the theater when they attend a showing of Frozen II (while supplies last), which will include a list of the businesses where they can collect items. There will also be hair braiding and face painting on Sunday, November 24, by Lauren from Styles Street at the Cranford Theater.