Cranford Calendar

Nov
22
Fri
2019
FREE LUNCHTIME LECTURE AT WESTFIELD AREA Y: LATEST THERAPIES FOR PARKINSON’S DISEASE @ Main Y Facility
Nov 22 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
FREE LUNCHTIME LECTURE AT WESTFIELD AREA Y: LATEST THERAPIES FOR PARKINSON’S DISEASE @ Main Y Facility

The Westfield Area YMCA will be hosting Dr. Arash Fazl and Dr. Paul Gigante from Saint Barnabas in Livingston, NJ for a free lunchtime lecture 12:30-2:00PM on Wednesday, 11/22 at the Main Y Facility located at 220 Clark Street, Westfield.  Learn about the latest therapies for Parkinson’s Disease. Topics include medication management, diet/exercise, and surgical options. Dr. Fazl is a Movement Disorder Specialist and Dr. Gigante is a Neurosurgeon. Light lunch provided.  This free event is open to members and the community, registration is required by 11/20.

Jean White, Westfield Area YMCA Health & Wellness Director, will also be available to discuss the “Delay the Disease: Exercise to Fight Parkinson’s Symptoms” class offered at the Y. Research has shown that physical exercise has measurable benefits for those living with Parkinson’s. This unique program, led by Y trainers with specialized certification, incorporates strength, flexibility, balance, and cardiovascular exercises to help soothe tremors, improve posture, smooth steps and increase overall well-being.

The Y is the nation’s leading nonprofit committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Financial assistance is available for those who qualify.  Learn more about Westfield Area YMCA programs at www.westfieldynj.org.

Nov
23
Sat
2019
Rahway’s Fishing Flea Market @ St. Thomas Church Hall
Nov 23 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Rahway's Fishing Flea Market @ St. Thomas Church Hall | Rahway | New Jersey | United States

Tackle store blowouts. Fishing & boating items. Bluegills to Bluefins. $4.00 Admission. Kids under 12 free.

BLOOD DRIVE Sponsored by Church of the Assumption & Knights of Columbus #3240 @ Church of the Assumption, Lower Chiego Hall
Nov 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
BLOOD DRIVE Sponsored by Church of the Assumption & Knights of Columbus #3240 @ Church of the Assumption, Lower Chiego Hall

BLOOD DRIVE Sponsored by Church of the Assumption & Knights of Columbus #3240

WHERE:          Church of the Assumption, Lower Chiego Hall

                        113 Chiego Pl.  Roselle Park

WHEN:            Saturday, November 23, 2019, 10 am – 2 pm

Appointments are preferred (201-251-3703) or at vitalant.org  but

walk-ins are welcome

All donors will receive a $10 Target Gift Card

Boy Scout Christmas Wreath Sale @ First Presbyterian Church
Nov 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Boy Scout Christmas Wreath Sale @ First Presbyterian Church | New Jersey | United States

Every Saturday and Sunday till December 15 or until they run out. Home delivery is available via email requests to [email protected]

Cranford Elks Lodge #2006 Shop n Sip @ Cranford Elks Lodge
Nov 23 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Cranford Elks Lodge #2006 Shop n Sip @ Cranford Elks Lodge | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Get some holiday shopping done on November 23 at the Cranford Elks Shop and Sip from 12:00-5:00. There will be over 20 vendors and free admission.

American Repertory Ballet’s Nutcracker @ Union County Performing Arts
Nov 23 @ 7:30 pm
American Repertory Ballet's Nutcracker @ Union County Performing Arts | Rahway | New Jersey | United States

American Repertory Ballet brings the beloved classic Nutcracker to the stage with Tchaikovsky’s magnificent score, thrilling choreography and a cast of more than 100. A holiday tradition for more than 50 years (1964), American Repertory Ballet’s Nutcracker is one of the longest, continuously running Nutcracker productions in the nation. ARB’s professional company will be joined by select students from Princeton Ballet School to tell the story of a young girl named Clara and how a mysterious gift from her Uncle Drosselmeyer brings about enchanted dreams and fantastical scenes.

Nov
24
Sun
2019
Boy Scout Christmas Wreath Sale @ First Presbyterian Church
Nov 24 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Boy Scout Christmas Wreath Sale @ First Presbyterian Church | New Jersey | United States

Every Saturday and Sunday till December 15 or until they run out. Home delivery is available via email requests to [email protected]

American Repertory Ballet’s Nutcracker @ Union County Performing Arts
Nov 24 @ 1:00 pm
American Repertory Ballet's Nutcracker @ Union County Performing Arts | Rahway | New Jersey | United States

American Repertory Ballet brings the beloved classic Nutcracker to the stage with Tchaikovsky’s magnificent score, thrilling choreography and a cast of more than 100. A holiday tradition for more than 50 years (1964), American Repertory Ballet’s Nutcracker is one of the longest, continuously running Nutcracker productions in the nation. ARB’s professional company will be joined by select students from Princeton Ballet School to tell the story of a young girl named Clara and how a mysterious gift from her Uncle Drosselmeyer brings about enchanted dreams and fantastical scenes.

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.

Nov
27
Wed
2019
Neighbors-helping-Neighbors @ Cranford Public Library
Nov 27 @ 6:30 pm
Neighbors-helping-Neighbors @ Cranford Public Library | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Neighbors-helping-Neighbors is a support group for people who are actively looking for work and/or want to invigorate their job search. The group meets in the library Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome.