Christmas with the Claws and Peanuts Christmas Special In NJ This Week

December 18, 2015 | Around NJ, Arts & Entertainment

NJCommunityEventsThe weekend is here and if you’re looking for a fun activity this weekend or during the upcoming week, here is a list of events happening Dec. 18 through Dec. 24. If you have an upcoming event to share, email with “Community Events” in the subject line.

Annual Food Drive
Friday, Dec. 18
Hunterdon Canine Center

Christmas Boutique
Friday, Dec. 18 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Fanwood- Scotch Plains Service League Thrift Shop
Scotch Plains

Autism Tank Holiday Celebration
Friday, Dec. 18 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
The Bounce Factory

Live Nativity Story
Friday, Dec. 18 at 7 p.m.
Bloomfield Presbyterian Church on the Green

Christmas with the Claws
Saturday, Dec. 19 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
First Energy Park

Festival of Trees
Saturday, Dec. 19 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center
Basking Ridge Bernards

Gingerbread House Workshop
Saturday, Dec. 19 at 10 a.m.
Liberty Hall Museum

Knitting for Good
Saturday, Dec. 19 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Jersey City Public Library
Jersey City

Pro Musica Presents Bach’s Christmas Oratorio
Saturday, Dec. 19 at 8 p.m.
College of New Jersey Center for the Arts

Weekly adoption Events
Saturday, Dec. 19 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Christmas Nativity Spectacular
Saturday, Dec. 19 and Sunday, Dec. 20 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Atlantic Christian School
Egg Harbor Township

Holiday Crafts Fair
Saturday, Dec. 19 and Sunday, Dec. 20 from noon to 5 p.m.
Hoboken Historical Museum

Nutley High School Holiday Flea Market and Gift Show
Saturday, Dec. 19 and Sunday, Dec. 20 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Nutley High School

Sunday, Dec. 20 from 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Sergeantsville Firehouse
Sergeantsville Delaware Township

Chris Cumming- Entire score from Peanuts Christmas Special
Sunday, Dec. 20 at 1 p.m.
Tolino Vinyards
Mount Pleasant

“Adult Coloring”
Sunday, Dec. 20 from 1 p.m. 4 p.m.
Old Bridge Public Library
Old Bridge

Breakfast with Santa
Sunday, Dec. 20 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Liberty Hall Museum

“Everybody’s Birthday Party”
Sunday, Dec. 20 from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Mount Calvary Seventh Day Adventist Church

Holiday/ Christmas Bake Sale
Monday, Dec. 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tractor Supply Company
Mount Olive

Holiday Palooza
Monday, Dec. 21 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Lakeland Hills YMCA
Mountain Lakes

Scrabble Night
Monday, Dec. 21 at 7 p.m.
Springfield Public Library

Gingerbread House Building
Monday, Dec. 21 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
John F. Kennedy Library

“Art Served Up Trenton Style”
Tuesday, Dec. 22 All Day Event
Plainsboro Public Library

“Gift- Wrapping Station for Kids”
Tuesday, Dec. 22 from 6p.m. to 8 p.m.
Gloucester County Library

International Fold Dancing
Tuesday, Dec. 22 from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
St. John’s Episcopal Church

“The Family Stone”
Tuesday, Dec. 22 at 6:30 p.m.
Mountainside Public Library

Journal Square farmer’s market
Wednesday, Dec. 23 from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Journal Square Fountains
Jersey City

Guided Tours of Woodruff Museum
Wednesday, Dec. 23 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Bridgeton Free Public Library

Christmas Tree Sale
Wednesday, Dec. 23 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
American Legion Post 423

“The Polar Express”
Wednesday, Dec. 23 at 6 p.m.
Linden Free Public Library
St. Linden

Christmas Quilt Show
Thursday, Dec. 24 All Day Event
Scotch Plains Public Library
Scotch Plains

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service
Thursday, Dec. 24
Cornerstone Christian Church

Chess For Adults
Thursday, Dec. 24 at 7 p.m.
Springfield Public Library

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