Cheers to the weekend! If you're looking for something fun, entertaining, or educational to do in Central New Jersey, you've come to the right place. Our Weekend Guide is packed with an eclectic variety of things to do, whether you're looking for something to keep the little ones busy or just searching for something fun and different!

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1. NJSP Boat Safety Certification Class in Warren

When: Apr15, 8:00 am

Where: 146 Washington Valley Rd, Warren, NJ 07059

Individuals who man the helm of power vessels and/or operate personal watercrafts like Jet Skis, Wave Runners, etc. are all required to pass boat safety training which meets the guidelines and requirements set forth by the State of New Jersey - Division of State Police Marine Law Enforcement. Successful completion of the course earns the graduating trainee the required New Jersey Boat Safety Certificate needed to continue manning watercraft.


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2. Identity Theft Keeping You Up At Night? Free Document Shredding for Residents

When: Apr 15, 9:00 am

Where: 410 Roycefield Road, Bridgewater, NJ

The county's Records Management Division in partnership with The Somerset County Board of Freeholders invite residents of the county to get a jump start at spring cleaning and start gathering sensitive documents which you may wish to permanently get rid of.  


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3. Millington Baptist Church Easter Egg Hunt

When: April 15, 10:00 am

Where: Basking Ridge, NJ 07920

Bring your tiny tots to the colorfully festive celebrations of Easter and the commencement of spring! Start them off early in the field of sleuthing and have them hone their seeking skills as they discover those oval nuggets of treasure.


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4. Cottontail Trail Egg Hunt at Evolution Training Center

When: April 15, 11:00 am

Where: 360 Milltown Rd, Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Touted to be the 'Best Egg Hunt in Town", the Evolution Centre will be hosting this blast of an event that will get you in a festive mood. Don't forget to bring your dressed up Easter egg basket, and your keen detection abilities worn with your best Easter Sunday smile. 


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5. NJ Audubon: Summer Camp Early Bird Discounts

When: Apr 15, 11:45 am

Where: 11 Hardscrabble Rd, Bernardsville, NJ 07924

The NJ Audubon has been historically instrumental to introducing children of all ages to the beauty, bounty, wonders and riches of nature. It has been a tradition carried out to this day with great passion and quiet dedication. The Audubon's camps are state-certified and are run by seasoned teachers and professionals from different sectors of our community. They are dedicated and committed to the learning, and safety of your kids foremost! 


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6. Spring Holiday Celebration at Spring Hills Somerset

When: Apr 15, 2:00 pm

Where: 473 Demott Lane, Somerset, NJ 08873

Everyone is invited to come and help usher in the beautiful season of Spring at the Spring Hills Somerset Community. The Easter Bunny will be making an appearance along with Zoom the Clown. Dance to festive music while munching on Easter refreshments like bunny-bait and cookies, downed by a pool fruity punch. Enjoy an afternoon of fun, good company! 


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7. Volunteers Needed for SHIP (Summit Helping Its People)

When: Apr 15, 2:30 pm

Where: 120 Morris Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901 

Give and give abundantly of what you have most! Join and be a part of the crew of volunteers who will be giving generously of their resources, time, energy, abilities and talents. Be one with the Summit Area YMCA/Togetherhood Project as it generously cooks up a storm. Stay for the communal feel of working in a group focused on giving.


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8. Easter Vigil at St. John's, Summit

When: April 15, 7:30 pm

Where: 587 Springfield Ave., Summit, NJ 07901

You and your kin are invited to celebrate and congregate under the stars and start a fresh fire, march in procession into the sanctuary, and celebrate the first Easter Eucharist. Gourmet treats, champagne, and good company will be shared by attendees.


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9. St. John's Easter Sunday Services

When: April 16, 8:00 am

Where: 587 Springfield Ave., Summit, NJ 07901

Celebrate Easter and chime in the festive season of the Resurrection accompanied by brass and organ music, bells, choirs and bountiful joy. A plentiful and delicious Easter Brunch spread will later be enjoyed by all. 


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10. Easter at Gateway Church 

When: Apr 15, 2:00 pm

              Apr 16, 9:00 am and 11:00 am

Where: 324 Milltown Rd., Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Easter is a perfect time to create new memories whilst surrounded by family and loved ones. Give your Easter a different twist and start off Sunday morning remembering the First Easter Ever. This joyful celebration good tidings and awesomely moving live music may very well be what you and your loved ones need.