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Monmouth County - Asbury Park - Rock n' Roll Dance Party at APMF

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Morris County - Morris Plains - Summer Evenings at the Stickley Museum

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Fridays in August – Morris County
    Take advantage of summer’s longer days and warmer weather! Evening tours of Gustav Stickley’s Log House will run on a limited basis this August, unlocking the museum after-hours for an out of the ordinary experience. In the early 20thcentury, evenings were for entertaining; from quiet leisure activities to formal parties and lively dances.
    Our popular guided tours are personalized and illuminating; our guides are well-informed and enthusiastic. And in the warmth of summer’s early evening, before the sun sets on the day, the bygone world of this iconic building comes to life in a whole new light! Afterward, you might even ask your guide to recommend a charming area restaurant. What better way to end a summer day?
Summer Evenings at the Stickley Museum Fridays in August at 6:00 pm August 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31, 2018 $5 Members; $12 Non-Members Advance reservations required. 973.540.0311. www.stickleymuseum.org The Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms, 2352…

Union County - Union - William Livingston Day

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Friday, August 31 – Union County
William Livingston Day 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Liberty Hall Museum invites you to celebrate the 242nd anniversary of William Livingston becoming New Jersey's first elected Governor! Join us on the beautiful grounds of Liberty Hall Museum while we celebrate - colonial style! Learn about William Livingston and experience signing your name with a quill pen, colonial dancing & crafts, and much more. Light refreshments will be served.
Program Fee: FREE
Reservations are required as space is limited, email libertyhall@kean.edu to reserve your spot Liberty Hall Museum: 1003 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083

Monmouth County - Freehold - August at MCHA

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Summer with MCHA Inaugural Revolutionary Rave
Join us for an afternoon of musik, games, and revelry 18th-century style at our 1st Annual Revolutionary Rave on Saturday, August 4, 2018, from  1-4 pm at the Taylor-Butler House!

Travel back in time and experience a bit of 18th-century social entertainment. Learn colonial dance steps, enjoy live musik of the era, and try your hand at cards or other games of the era! Light refreshments and tasty treats will be served. Marlpit Hall (c. 1686) will also be open for tours from 1-4 pm.

18th or 19th century period clothing is encouraged, but not required.  Purchase Tickets

Monmouth County - Atlantic Highlands - "Something New Under The Sun: An Evening Of Original Music"

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"Something New Under The Sun: An Evening Of Original Music"  MONTHLY MUSIC SERIES CONTINUES
Music at the Mansion, hosted by Audra Mariel August 30 • 7:15 pm • $15
Join us for performances from five local musicians creating new sounds! There will be four sets of music, with one intermission. 
Gabriella Grinwald-Alves is a filmmaker/ musician from Toms River, NJ. She is the other half of local duo YĆ«gen alongside Jules Murtha. During the year she attends Sarah Lawrence College where she studies filmmaking and screenwriting. 
Flora and Fang  (Kasey Gillette and Jenny Santamaria) Kasey of Long Branch and Jenny of Brick met and decided to join forces about a year ago after they played their own sets at a house party in Montclair.  Both agreed their music needed harmonies and a collaborative partner to develop small pieces of songs into full songs. Taking inspiration from their own experiences involving love, death, pleasure and pain, the name Flora and Fang was born.  Outside of writ…

Monmouth County - Red Bank - Jazz in the Park

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Jazz in the Park
The Town of Red Bank
Riverside Gardens Park
West Front Street
Red Bank 07701 7/12/2018 - 8/30/2018 Weekly on Thursday
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
REGISTRATION NOT REQUIRED
AGE RANGE: All Ages
FREE
CALL: (732) 530-2782
WEBSITE MORE DETAILS:  The Red Bank Borough Dept. of Parks & Recreation presents Jazz in the Park. Relax in beautiful Riverside Gardens Park while listening to some of the finest jazz on the Jersey Shore. Please bring chairs or blankets to sit on. All concerts begin at 7:00pm

Atlantic County - Atlantic City - FREE YOGA SUMMER

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Thursday, June 28 -- Atlantic County
FREE YOGA SUMMER, beginning THURSDAY, JUNE 28, 6:30PM
FULL MOONRISE CLIMB, JUNE 28
 FREE YOGA instructed by The Leadership Studio will be held every Thursday this summer at 6:30 pm, beginning June 28. Bring your own mat & a friend! Atlantic City has a stunning skyline at night, and to top it off, a full moon will float up from the ocean and join the magnificent lights of the city on Thursday evening, June 28th. If you'd like to see the only 360-degree view of this breathtaking panorama, grab your date for a memorable, romantic experience. The last climb is at 8:30pm. Tickets are just $10 beginning at 5pm and include the full moon climb and a FREE artist's print of Absecon Lighthouse. You don’t want to miss this recession-busting date night out!           Made possible by funds from the Atlantic County Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs, a partner of the NJ State Council on the Arts. Absecon Lighthouse is a state-owned historic proper…