The Weekender: June 26 – 28, 2015: Music, Theater, Festival & Fun

by The Village Green
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So many ways to enjoy this last weekend in June!

In addition to these events we told you about:

Here’s what else is happening in the Villages this weekend:

Field Station: Dinosaurs

Have you ever wondered what it was like to walk among the dinosaurs? Bring your family to Maplewood Library on Friday and get a taste when Field Station: Dinosaurs visits. Hear stories, sing songs, and dance, all before coming face to face with an incredibly life-like T-Rex!

Field Station: Dinosaurs at the library
Friday, June 26 at 11 am
Maplewood Public Library, 51 Baker Street, Maplewood, NJ
Free, register online here


TGIF on springfield avenueIt’s the fourth Friday of the month, which means it’s TGIF on Springfield Avenue. When you visit a participating Springfield Avenue business and support the local “charity of the month” you’ll receive a special offer from each shop It’s a great opportunity to give back to the community while supporting your favorite local businesses or, trying a new exercise class or restaurant. This month, TGIF on Springfield supports local food pantries – Bring canned food items.

TGIF on Springfield Avenue
Friday, June 26
Participating Businesses on Springfield Avenue, Maplewood, NJ
The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening

Fans of The Princess Bride will want to head to NJPAC on Sunday. In this highly anticipated premiere, the heroic Westley (actor Cary Elwes) provides behind-the-scenes commentary and takes questions from the audience following a full screening of the classic film. The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes features never-before-shared secrets and tales of inconceivable antics! Journey back to the lands of Florin and Guilder – filled with adventure, romance and intrigue. (And let’s not forget Rodents of Unusual Size!)

The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes
Sunday, June 28 at 7:30 pm
NJPAC, 1 Center Street, Newark. NJ
Tickets are $29.50 – $49.50 and can be purchased online here


ingrid thoftGutsy, relentless, wisecracking Boston P.I. Fina Ludlow is back with her most hard-hitting case yet in the critically acclaimed series Brutality by Ingrid Thoft, who will do a reading and signing on Sunday at WORDS Bookstore in Maplewood.

Brutality with author Ingrid Thoft
Sunday, June 28 at 2 pm
WORDS Bookstore, 179 Maplewood Avenue, Maplewood, NJ


Check out our Events Calendar to see what else is happening in the towns and enjoy the weekend!






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