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. Discovery Saturdays at Reeves-Reed Arboretum - Budding Branches

When: Mar 25, 9:00 am

Where: 165 Hobart Ave., Summit, NJ 07901

Enjoy a unique weekend of family fun and exploration. Discover and explore nature, learn about a new plant, animal and environmental subject each week. Through games, arts and stories learning becomes fun and interactive! 


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2. BIG GARAGE SALE- The Presbyterian Church at New Providence

When: Mar 25, 9:00 am

Where: 1307 Springfield Avenue, New Providence, NJ 07974

Participate in making a change this weekend as the Presbyterian Church in New Providence holds their annual Garage Sale. All proceeds shall benefit and go to the High School Mission Project in Tijuana, Mexico. You may also drop off donations on Thursday and Friday of this week, Mar 23-34. 


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3. Les Mills Body Combat New Release!

When: Mar 25, 9:15 am

 Where: 67 Maple St, Summit, NJ 07901

Enhance your body core as you punch and kick your way to health and success! This complete, non-contact workout is a sure way to kick up your energy to max levels. Support the Livestrong Program at the Summit Y and come in Black and Yellow!


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4. Zumba to Fitness

When: Mar 25, 10:00 am

Where: Watchung Arts Centre

Shimmy your way to fitness as you move your body to energetic music and burn close to 1000 calories during a lively, hour-long Zumba session. Relieve yourself of the work-week stress and rejuvenize yourself. It'll guarantee to leave you feeling exhilarated and energized for the new week.


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5. Let's Get Growing: Sowing Seeds of Wonder

When: Mar 25, 11:30 am

Where: 165 Hobart Ave., Summit, NJ 07901

Growing your own backyard vegetables from pods is both an economical and rewarding experience! Start your own vegetable garden and join the informative and hands-on session that'll help you spring your own salad garden.


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6. Family Movie Night – “Fun”-Raiser!

When: Mar 25, 5:00 pm

Where: 67 Maple St, Summit, NJ 07901

Pack your favorite treats and drinks for a fun-filled movie night out with the family. Your attendance is guaranteed to help support the Summit Area YMCA Annual Campaign.


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7. Beginner Rug Hooking Workshop

When: Mar 26, 1:00 pm

Where: 3055 River Road, River Road Park, Bedminster, NJ

Be introduced to a tradition of rug hooking and create your own masterpiece to enjoy in your home. A certified instructor and member of the Hunterdon County Rug Artisans Guild will be on-hand to guide and train each participant. Pick up a new hobby and head on over to Bedminster’s historic Jacobus Vanderveer House! 


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8. Recaptured Moment: The Music of Maria Linnemann at the Millburn Library

When: Mar 26, 3:00pm

Where: 200 Glen Ave., Millburn, NJ 07041

Classical guitarists Darren O'Neill and Cheryl Terhune Cronk in alliance with the Millburn Free Public Library presents the music of Maria Linnemann. Enjoy an afternoon of live music and explore the exquisite musical portraits of people and places. 


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9. Taste of Summit

When: Mar 26, 6:00 pm

Where: 570 Springfield Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901

The Grand Summit Hotel hosts the  30th Annual “Taste of Summit” this weekend. Come socialize, network and enjoy a gourmet extravaganza which will feature over 20 of Summit's finest food merchants and restaurants. Sample world-class dishes from all continents of the globe and top it all off with delicious desserts from some of Summit's finest confectioneers. For event details, click http://www.summithistoricalsociety.org/


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10. Raffle Tickets for Private Craft Beer Dinner

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Where: 90 Butler Parkway, Summit, NJ 07901

Buy a raffle ticket for $10 and get a chance to win a Private Craft Beer Dinner for you and invite 19 friends and family!  The winner will enjoy craft beers by Kane Brewery of Ocean Twp, NJ and dinner by chefs from the Grand Summit Hotel’s HAT Tavern.  Hurry and buy your ticket now as there are only 600 tickets for sale!