NOVEMBER 2022

(PA) York County History Center, HOMESCHOOL DAYS, 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month, through May 2023. Sessions generally run from 11 a.m. to noon, with additional sessions added as needed based on interest. Elementary age students. Agricultural and Industrial Museum, 217 W. Princess Street, York PA 17401, 717-848-1587, schools@yorkhistorycenter.org, 5 per student, adults admitted free. Each Homeschool Day at the York County History Center features a different student-centered workshop led by our museum staff and free time to explore our museum and interactive exhibits. Programs are designed for elementary school-age students but younger and older siblings are welcome to participate. Your family will be encouraged to work together, ask questions, and engage with our museum’s STEAM content! www.yorkhistorycenter.org.

(NJ) Weekly, PUBLIC SKATE SCHEDULE, All ages. Montclair State Arena, 1 Arena Drive, Little Falls, NJ 07424, 973-746-7744, info@montclairstatearena.om. Monday Mornings: 7:10-8:30 am; Monday-Friday, 12:40-2:00 pm; Friday Nights: 9:00-11:00 pm; Saturdays: 1:30-2:50 pm; Sundays: 4:00-5:30 pm. Fee: $20 includes skate rental. Open skating for all ages – dress warmly. www.montclairstatearena.com.

(VA) Children’s Museum of Richmond, BILINGUAL STORY TIME, every Thursday at 10:30 AM. Ages 0-8 and their caregivers. Children’s Museum of Richmond – Downtown, 2626 W. Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23220804. 474.7000, info@cmorva.org. Join us Thursday in October for a bilingual story time in the Downtown Playhouse! We’ll sing, dance, read and learn Spanish! Free with Museum admission. www.cmorva.org

(VA) Children’s Museum of Richmond, SPECIAL NIGHTS, ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­every third Friday of the month from 5-7 pm, alternating between our Downtown and Chesterfield locations; first Special Night of 2023 takes place Downtown. All ages. Children’s Museum of Richmond – Downtown, 2626 W. Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23220 & Chesterfield, 6629 Lake Harbour Drive, Midlothian, VA 23112, 804.474.7000, info@cmorva.org. The Children’s Museum is excited to host a FREE night for families with children with disabilities on the third Friday of each month from 5:00-7:00 pm. The event will be open for registration about a week prior to each event. Free. www.cmorva.org.

(VA) Children’s Museum of Richmond, TUTUS & TIES, Every Tuesday at 2:00 PM. Ages 0-8 and their caregivers. Children’s Museum of Richmond – Downtown, 2626 W. Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23220, 804.474.7000, info@cmorva.org/ Movement and Play are good for children’s bodies and brains. In fact, movement can help increase memory, perception, language comprehension, attention, emotional understanding, and decision making! Join us in the Downtown Playhouse where we’ll dress up and move! Free with Museum admission. www.cmorva.org.

(MD) November 2, 2022, INSECT ENCOUNTERS, 9:00 am to 11:30 am. Recommended for Grades K-3. Masonville Cove Environmental Education Campus, 1000 Frankfurst Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21226, 410-354-7180, vbandell@livingclassrooms.org.Students will experience what it’s like to be an insect at Masonville Cove!  First students will embark on a journey through the Monarch’s life cycle, overcome obstacles and hopefully get some help along the way as they journey to Mexico for Fall migration.  As a Mason Bee students will learn about the important social structures and groups that bees form to help them survive and thrive in their environments.  Students then head out on one of our many nature trails on a Bug Hunt classifying the creepy crawlies found along the way as insect or non-insect by identifying characteristics of an insect. $20/participant. www.masonvillecove.org.

(VA) November 3, 2022, THE TEMPEST BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, 7:30pm. While we welcome children ages 7 and up, appropriateness of the content is at the parent or guardian’s discretion. We invite you to research the show synopsis online and call the box office for specific information if you are unsure.  American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse, 10 S Market Street, Staunton, Virginia, 24401, 1-877-MUCH-ADO (1-877-682-4236), info@americanshakespearecenter.com. The American Shakespeare Center’s Fall Season is full of love, reunions, and shipwrecks. In Shakespeare’s The Tempest, you’ll find that political exile, revenge, and magic meld into an edge-of-your-seat adventure, capped by a master manipulator’s calculated lesson in the folly of hatred. This production was created in ASC’s signature Actors’ Renaissance style, in which the actors design and stage the show without a director, in the method used by Shakespeare’s original company. The performance runs 2 hours with a 20 min musical interlude. Cost of Event: $27-60 per ticket.  https://americanshakespearecenter.com/calendar/

(VA) November 4, 2022, PERICLES BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, 7:30pm. While we welcome children ages 7 and up, appropriateness of the content is at the parent or guardian’s discretion. We invite you to research the show synopsis online and call the box office for specific information if you are unsure. American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse, 10 S Market Street, Staunton, Virginia, 24401, 1-877-MUCH-ADO (1-877-682-4236), info@americanshakespearecenter.com. The American Shakespeare Center’s Fall Season is full of love, reunions, and shipwrecks. In Shakespeare’s Pericles, a good man is confronted by evil and loss as he is driven to the sea again and again. This epic, coming-of-age journey is filled with self-discovery, heroism, and romance. The performance runs about 2 hours with a 20 min musical interlude. Cost of Event: $27-60 per ticket. https://americanshakespearecenter.com/calendar/

(MI) November 4, 2022, MIGHTY WURLITZER THEATER ORGAN CONCERT SERIES, 7 pm, All Ages. Grand Rapids Public Museum, 272 Pearl Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504, 616) 929-1700, info@grpm.org. On Friday, November 4th at 7 pm and Saturday, November 5th at 2 pm the Museum will kick off the 2022 Mighty Wurlitzer Theater Organ Concert Series by welcoming Scott Smith, Lansing, MI organist, and theater organ preservationist. This year’s series will once again begin with a silent film The Phantom of the Opera, accompanied by the sounds of the Mighty Wurlitzer. The Phantom of the Opera is a 1925 American silent horror film adaptation of Gaston Leroux’s 1910 novel Le Fantôme de l’Opéra, directed by Rupert Julian and starring Lon Chaney in the title role of the deformed Phantom who haunts the Paris Opera House, causing murder and mayhem in an attempt to make the woman he loves a star.In-person tickets are $15, with a discounted price of $10 for members. Virtual tickets are $10 per household, with a discounted price of $6 for member households. Included with Museum general admission. grpm.org.

(MI) November 5, 2022, MIGHTY WURLITZER THEATER ORGAN CONCERT SERIES, 2 pm. All Ages. Grand Rapids Public Museum, 272 Pearl Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504, 616) 929-1700, info@grpm.org. On Friday, November 4th at 7 pm and Saturday, November 5th at 2 pm the Museum will kick off the 2022 Mighty Wurlitzer Theater Organ Concert Series by welcoming Scott Smith, Lansing, MI organist, and theater organ preservationist. This year’s series will once again begin with a silent film The Phantom of the Opera, accompanied by the sounds of the Mighty Wurlitzer. The Phantom of the Opera is a 1925 American silent horror film adaptation of Gaston Leroux’s 1910 novel Le Fantôme de l’Opéra, directed by Rupert Julian and starring Lon Chaney in the title role of the deformed Phantom who haunts the Paris Opera House, causing murder and mayhem in an attempt to make the woman he loves a star. In-person tickets are $15, with a discounted price of $10 for members. Virtual tickets are $10 per household, with a discounted price of $6 for member households. Included with Museum general admission. grpm.org.

(NJ) November 5, 2022, GIRL SCOUT DAY: JULIETTE GORDON LOW’S BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION, 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Designed for Girl Scouts and leaders. Liberty Hall Museum, 1003 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083, 908-527-0400, libertyhall@kean.edu. Liberty Hall is the perfect place to celebrate Juliette Gordon Low’s birthday! Take a closer look at some of the currency and coins in Liberty Hall Museum’s collection. Discover budgets and design your own currency! Enjoy some light birthday refreshments and learn about the other Girl Scout opportunities offered at Liberty Hall Museum. $10 per scout, $6 for adults.  Reservations required by October 30; to purchase tickets visit our website or call 908-527-0400. Ticket Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/girl-scout-day-juliette-gordon-lows-birthday-celebration-tickets-424339379507Libertyhall.kean.edu

(VA) November 5, 2022, THE TEMPEST BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, 7:30pm. While we welcome children ages 7 and up, appropriateness of the content is at the parent or guardian’s discretion. We invite you to research the show synopsis online and call the box office for specific information if you are unsure. American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse, 10 S Market Street, Staunton, Virginia, 24401, 1-877-MUCH-ADO (1-877-682-4236), info@americanshakespearecenter.com. The American Shakespeare Center’s Fall Season is full of love, reunions, and shipwrecks. In Shakespeare’s The Tempest, you’ll find that political exile, revenge, and magic meld into an edge-of-your-seat adventure, capped by a master manipulator’s calculated lesson in the folly of hatred. This production was created in ASC’s signature Actors’ Renaissance style, in which the actors design and stage the show without a director, in the method used by Shakespeare’s original company. The performance runs 2 hours with a 20 min musical interlude. Cost of Event: $27-60 per ticket.  https://americanshakespearecenter.com/calendar/

(VA) November 5, 2022, UNE TEMPÊTE BY AIMÉ CÉSAIRE, 2:00pm. While we welcome children ages 7 and up, appropriateness of the content is at the parent or guardian’s discretion. We invite you to research the show online and call the box office for specific information if you are unsure. American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse, 10 S Market Street, Staunton, Virginia, 24401, 1-877-MUCH-ADO (1-877-682-4236), info@americanshakespearecenter.com. The American Shakespeare Center’s Fall Season is full of love, reunions, and shipwrecks. Directed by Dawn Monique Williams, Une Tempête is a mordantly funny adaptation that tilts The Tempest on its head, approaching the story of Prospero and Caliban from a post-colonial perspective. Written in 1968, this seldom-staged work takes on new urgency in today’s world and pairs perfectly with our other rep titles. $27-60 per ticket. https://americanshakespearecenter.com/calendar/

(VA) November 6, 2022, PERICLES BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, 2:00pm. While we welcome children ages 7 and up, appropriateness of the content is at the parent or guardian’s discretion. We invite you to research the show synopsis online and call the box office for specific information if you are unsure. American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse, 10 S Market Street, Staunton, Virginia, 24401, 1-877-MUCH-ADO (1-877-682-4236), info@americanshakespearecenter.com. The American Shakespeare Center’s Fall Season is full of love, reunions, and shipwrecks. In Shakespeare’s Pericles, a good man is confronted by evil and loss as he is driven to the sea again and again. This epic, coming-of-age journey is filled with self-discovery, heroism, and romance. The performance runs about 2 hours with a 20 min musical interlude. Cost of Event: $27-60 per ticket. https://americanshakespearecenter.com/calendar/

(NJ) November 8, 2022, AFTERSCHOOL ADVENTURES: SMELL AND TELL: HISTORY OF HYGIENE AT LIBERTY HALL, 4:00pm-5:30pm. For students in grades 1-5. Liberty Hall Museum, 1003 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083, 908-527-0400, libertyhall@kean.edu. Colonial and Victorian America were smelly times! Learn about the different ways the residents of Liberty Hall would have used the bathroom, washed their clothes, and kept themselves fresh, while exploring the house and the grounds. Finally, put together your own fragrance packet using herbs and flowers from our very own garden! Snack and story time are included. $12 per student, $10 for LHM members. Reservations required; to purchase tickets visit our website or call 908-527-0400. Ticket Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/afterschool-adventures-smell-tell-history-of-hygiene-at-liberty-hall-tickets-425281657887.   Libertyhall.kean.edu.

(NJ) November 10, 2022, TODDLER TIME AT LIBERTY HALL: FALL EDITION-AUTUMN FUN! 10:30-11:30 a.m. Recommended for ages 2 to 4 years old. Liberty Hall Museum, 1003 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083, 908-527-0400, libertyhall@kean.edu. We had so much fun this summer with Toddler Time at Liberty Hall, we are hosting a special Fall Edition! Bring your little one out for some colorful Fall ” leafy” fun! From gathering leaves for a fun art project, using all our senses to explore the Autumn season, to everyone’s favorite Fall thing to do…jump in a Big pile of crunchy leaves! It is sure to be “tree-mendous” fun! Program Fee: Pay Your Age – $2.00, $3.00, $4.00; each adult is $5.00. Reservations required; to purchase tickets visit our website or call 908-527-0400. Ticket Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/toddler-time-at-liberty-hall-fall-edition-autumn-fun-tickets-424409870347.   Libertyhall.kean.edu

(VA) November 10, 2022, PERICLES BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, 7:30pm. While we welcome children ages 7 and up, appropriateness of the content is at the parent or guardian’s discretion. We invite you to research the show synopsis online and call the box office for specific information if you are unsure. American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse, 10 S Market Street, Staunton, Virginia, 24401, 1-877-MUCH-ADO (1-877-682-4236), info@americanshakespearecenter.com. The American Shakespeare Center’s Fall Season is full of love, reunions, and shipwrecks. In Shakespeare’s Pericles, a good man is confronted by evil and loss as he is driven to the sea again and again. This epic, coming-of-age journey is filled with self-discovery, heroism, and romance. The performance runs about 2 hours with a 20 min musical interlude. Cost of Event: $27-60 per ticket. https://americanshakespearecenter.com/calendar/

(VA) November 11, 2022, UNE TEMPÊTE BY AIMÉ CÉSAIRE, 7:30pm. While we welcome children ages 7 and up, appropriateness of the content is at the parent or guardian’s discretion. We invite you to research the show online and call the box office for specific information if you are unsure. American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse, 10 S Market Street, Staunton, Virginia, 24401, 1-877-MUCH-ADO (1-877-682-4236), info@americanshakespearecenter.com. The American Shakespeare Center’s Fall Season is full of love, reunions, and shipwrecks. Directed by Dawn Monique Williams, Une Tempête is a mordantly funny adaptation that tilts The Tempest on its head, approaching the story of Prospero and Caliban from a post-colonial perspective. Written in 1968, this seldom-staged work takes on new urgency in today’s world and pairs perfectly with our other rep titles. $27-60 per ticket. https://americanshakespearecenter.com/calendar/

(NY) November 11, 2022, VETERANS’ DAY CAMP FOR KIDS, 9:30 am-12:30 pm. Ages 4 and up. Walter Elwood Museum, 100 Church Street, Amsterdam, NY 12010, 518-843-5151, director@walterelwoodmuseum.org. Day Camp – Stars, Stripes, & Splatter Paint! We will look at our Military Exhibit room and the many military artifacts dating back to the Civil Warr and learn about the life of a soldier. We will complete several different flag-themed art project: www. walterelwoodmuseum.org.

(PA) November 11, 2022, SENSORY FRIENDLY FAMILY NIGHT, 4:00-6:00pm. Lewisburg Children’s Museum, 815 Market St, Lewisburg, PA 17837, 570-768-4914, lewisburgchildrensmuseum@gmail.com. Join us for Sensory Friendly Family Nights (on 2nd Fridays of the month), a special Museum event for children with autism spectrum or sensory processing disorders. The Museum will limit capacity, turn down sounds and lights, and provide adaptive equipment to offer a safe and fun experience for all! These programs are sponsored by the Greater Susquehanna Valley United Way and are free for participants. This event is recommended for all ages and registration is required. Please purchase a ticket for each family member attending, 1 year and older.  To register: https://bit.ly/3wEnKQqwww.lewisburgchildrensmuseum.org.

(VA) November 12, 2022, THE TEMPEST BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE. 2:00pm.  While we welcome children ages 7 and up, appropriateness of the content is at the parent or guardian’s discretion. We invite you to research the show synopsis online and call the box office for specific information if you are unsure. American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse, 10 S Market Street, Staunton, Virginia, 24401, 1-877-MUCH-ADO (1-877-682-4236), info@americanshakespearecenter.com. The American Shakespeare Center’s Fall Season is full of love, reunions, and shipwrecks. In Shakespeare’s The Tempest, you’ll find that political exile, revenge, and magic meld into an edge-of-your-seat adventure, capped by a master manipulator’s calculated lesson in the folly of hatred. This production was created in ASC’s signature Actors’ Renaissance style, in which the actors design and stage the show without a director, in the method used by Shakespeare’s original company. The performance runs 2 hours with a 20 min musical interlude. Cost of Event: $27-60 per ticket.  https://americanshakespearecenter.com/calendar/

(VA) November 12, 2022, PERICLES BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, 7:30pm. While we welcome children ages 7 and up, appropriateness of the content is at the parent or guardian’s discretion. We invite you to research the show synopsis online and call the box office for specific information if you are unsure. American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse, 10 S Market Street, Staunton, Virginia, 24401, 1-877-MUCH-ADO (1-877-682-4236), info@americanshakespearecenter.com. The American Shakespeare Center’s Fall Season is full of love, reunions, and shipwrecks. In Shakespeare’s Pericles, a good man is confronted by evil and loss as he is driven to the sea again and again. This epic, coming-of-age journey is filled with self-discovery, heroism, and romance. The performance runs about 2 hours with a 20 min musical interlude. Cost of Event: $27-60 per ticket. https://americanshakespearecenter.com/calendar/

(PA) November 12, 2022, SOCIAL STUDIES IN ACTION WITH SUSQUEHANNA UNIVERSITY EDUCATION STUDENTS, 10:30am-12:30pm. Lewisburg Children’s Museum, 815 Market Street, Lewisburg, PA 17837, 570-768-4914, lewisburgchildrensmuseum@gmail.com. Join Susquehanna University Education Students as they present Social Studies in Action. Learn about Social Studies through play and discovery at the museum. The program will include engaging visuals and activities for children ages PreK to 4th grade. The program is included with general admission or membership. www.lewisburgchildrensmuseum.org.

(OH) November 12-20, 2022, WARTHER TREE FESTIVAL, all ages. Ernest Warther Museum, 331 Karl Ave, Dover, Ohio 44622, 330-505-6003, info@thewarthermuseum.com. The 29th Annual Warther’s Tree Festival kicks off on November 13th this year. Over 100 pre-decorated trees, wreaths, and home decor fill our museum. Festival admission is $5 for anyone 12 and older (under 12 is free). The festival runs from 11am to 8pm daily until November 20th when the festival closes at 5pm. Proceeds benefit the Cleveland Clinic Union Hospital Auxiliary which uses these funds to benefit our local community each year. All tickets for the festival can be purchased at the door (cash and credit card are accepted). Festival goers are able to vote on their favorite large and small tree. $5 for anyone 12 & older. warthermuseum.com.

(MD) November 12, 2022, HIS MAJESTY’S MARINES AT HOGSHEAD: SHORE LEAVE 1772, 11 am- 3 pm. All ages, Hogshead, 43 Pinkney Street, Annapolis, MD 21401, 410-267-7619, info@annapolis.org. The British are here! His Majesty’s Marines have been given shore leave and are taking a break from their revenue-enforcing duties. Come visit with the Marines at their land quarters at the Hogshead in Annapolis. It looks like trouble may be brewing in some of the colonies. A special talk, “Conversations with the General,” will be presented at 11:30 am and 2 pm. The Brigadier General will be discussing the situation in the colonies in 1772. Throughout the day, chat with other Marines to learn about their unique branch of service as soldiers of the Admiralty, serving on the high seas and Chesapeake Bay serving with the Royal Navy. Free. https://www.annapolis.org/media-content/his-majestys-marines-nov22

(MD) November 13, 2022, HANDS-ON HISTORY DAY AT THE MUSEUM OF HISTORIC ANNAPOLIS, 10 am- 2 pm, All ages, Museum of Historic Annapolis, 99 Main Street, Annapolis, MD 21401, 410-267-7619, info@annapolis.org. Visit the Museum of Historic Annapolis on the second Sunday of every month for Hands-On History Days. Drop in any time between 10 am and 2 pm for special family activities – a new theme each month means you and your family will want to visit again and again! Activities are included with Museum admission, which is 1/2 price on second Sundays. In November, join us for a Salute To Veterans. Explore the museum and interact with living historians and veterans from our community, make a poppy pinwheel      craft, and more. $5 Adults; $2.50 Children (6-17); Free for Children 5 and under and HA Members. https://www.annapolis.org/media-content/hands-on-history-day-nov-2022.

(VA) November 13, 2022, UNE TEMPÊTE BY AIMÉ CÉSAIRE, 2:00pm. While we welcome children ages 7 and up, appropriateness of the content is at the parent or guardian’s discretion. We invite you to research the show online and call the box office for specific information if you are unsure. American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse, 10 S Market Street, Staunton, Virginia, 24401, 1-877-MUCH-ADO (1-877-682-4236), info@americanshakespearecenter.com. The American Shakespeare Center’s Fall Season is full of love, reunions, and shipwrecks. Directed by Dawn Monique Williams, Une Tempête is a mordantly funny adaptation that tilts The Tempest on its head, approaching the story of Prospero and Caliban from a post-colonial perspective. Written in 1968, this seldom-staged work takes on new urgency in today’s world and pairs perfectly with our other rep titles. $27-60 per ticket. https://americanshakespearecenter.com/calendar/

(MA) November 17, 2022, THIS LAND IS THEIR LAND: THE WAMPANOAG, PLYMOUTH COLONY & THE TROUBLED HISTORY OF THANKSGIVING, 7:00 – 8:30pm. Ages: High School. Online, via Zoom, Old North Church, 617-523-6676, jfishman@oldnorth.com. Donation. Join Old North Illuminated on Zoom to learn about Wampanoag history and the true story behind the Thanksgiving Myth. In this talk, Dr. David J. Silverman will reveal the distortions of the Thanksgiving Myth and dive into the often-overlooked history of the Wampanoag people. Dr. Silverman will explore how the traditional Thanksgiving Myth has promoted the idea that Native people willingly ceded their country to the English to give rise to a white, Christian, democratic nation. The talk will trace how the Wampanoags have lived—and told—a different history over the past four centuries. oldnorth.com/events

(VA) November 17, 2022, UNE TEMPÊTE BY AIMÉ CÉSAIRE, 7:30pm. While we welcome children ages 7 and up, appropriateness of the content is at the parent or guardian’s discretion. We invite you to research the show online and call the box office for specific information if you are unsure. American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse, 10 S Market Street, Staunton, Virginia, 24401, 1-877-MUCH-ADO (1-877-682-4236), info@americanshakespearecenter.com. The American Shakespeare Center’s Fall Season is full of love, reunions, and shipwrecks. Directed by Dawn Monique Williams, Une Tempête is a mordantly funny adaptation that tilts The Tempest on its head, approaching the story of Prospero and Caliban from a post-colonial perspective. Written in 1968, this seldom-staged work takes on new urgency in today’s world and pairs perfectly with our other rep titles. $27-60 per ticket. https://americanshakespearecenter.com/calendar/

(VA) November 18, 2022, THE TEMPEST BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, 7:30pm. While we welcome children ages 7 and up, appropriateness of the content is at the parent or guardian’s discretion. We invite you to research the show synopsis online and call the box office for specific information if you are unsure. (sensory friendly performance), American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse, 10 S Market Street, Staunton, Virginia, 24401, 1-877-MUCH-ADO (1-877-682-4236), info@americanshakespearecenter.com. The American Shakespeare Center’s Fall Season is full of love, reunions, and shipwrecks. In Shakespeare’s The Tempest, you’ll find that political exile, revenge, and magic meld into an edge-of-your-seat adventure, capped by a master manipulator’s calculated lesson in the folly of hatred. This production was created in ASC’s signature Actors’ Renaissance style, in which the actors design and stage the show without a director, in the method used by Shakespeare’s original company. The performance runs 2 hours with a 20 min musical interlude. Cost of Event: $27-60 per ticket.  https://americanshakespearecenter.com/calendar/

(NJ) November 18, 2022, LINK UP: THE ORCHESTRA SINGS, 10:30 am. Grades 3-5. Mayo Performing Arts Center, 100 South Street, Morristown, NJ 07960, (800) 255-3476, information@njsymphony.org. Students will discover how musicians play their instruments to create a feeling that the whole orchestra is singing. Together we’ll discover the wonders of melody by uncovering melodic shapes, patterns, and storytelling. $8 per patron. Pre-registration required. Visit the website to register. https://www.njsymphony.org/

(VA) November 19, 2022, THE TEMPEST BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, 7:30pm. While we welcome children ages 7 and up, appropriateness of the content is at the parent or guardian’s discretion. We invite you to research the show synopsis online and call the box office for specific information if you are unsure.  American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse, 10 S Market Street, Staunton, Virginia, 24401, 1-877-MUCH-ADO (1-877-682-4236), info@americanshakespearecenter.com. The American Shakespeare Center’s Fall Season is full of love, reunions, and shipwrecks. In Shakespeare’s The Tempest, you’ll find that political exile, revenge, and magic meld into an edge-of-your-seat adventure, capped by a master manipulator’s calculated lesson in the folly of hatred. This production was created in ASC’s signature Actors’ Renaissance style, in which the actors design and stage the show without a director, in the method used by Shakespeare’s original company. The performance runs 2 hours with a 20 min musical interlude. Cost of Event: $27-60 per ticket.  https://americanshakespearecenter.com/calendar/

(VA) November 19, 2022, 2:00pm. While we welcome children ages 7 and up, appropriateness of the content is at the parent or guardian’s discretion. We invite you to research the show online and call the box office for specific information if you are unsure. American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse, 10 S Market Street, Staunton, Virginia, 24401, 1-877-MUCH-ADO (1-877-682-4236), info@americanshakespearecenter.com. The American Shakespeare Center’s Fall Season is full of love, reunions, and shipwrecks. Directed by Dawn Monique Williams, Une Tempête is a mordantly funny adaptation that tilts The Tempest on its head, approaching the story of Prospero and Caliban from a post-colonial perspective. Written in 1968, this seldom-staged work takes on new urgency in today’s world and pairs perfectly with our other rep titles. $27-60 per ticket. https://americanshakespearecenter.com/calendar/

(VA) November 20, 2022, PERICLES BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, 2:00pm. While we welcome children ages 7 and up, appropriateness of the content is at the parent or guardian’s discretion. We invite you to research the show synopsis online and call the box office for specific information if you are unsure. American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse, 10 S Market Street, Staunton, Virginia, 24401, 1-877-MUCH-ADO (1-877-682-4236), info@americanshakespearecenter.com. The American Shakespeare Center’s Fall Season is full of love, reunions, and shipwrecks. In Shakespeare’s Pericles, a good man is confronted by evil and loss as he is driven to the sea again and again. This epic, coming-of-age journey is filled with self-discovery, heroism, and romance. The performance runs about 2 hours with a 20 min musical interlude. Cost of Event: $27-60 per ticket. https://americanshakespearecenter.com/calendar/

(NJ) November 25th through Friday, December 30, 2022, HOLIDAY TOURS: A TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE: CLASSIC CHRISTMAS MOVIES, 10am to 3pm; Every Wednesday through Sunday, Friday, on the hour, every hour. Perfect for all ages. Liberty Hall Museum, 1003 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083, 908-527-0400. What are some of your favorite Christmas movies?  Liberty Hall will transform the first floor of the museum into a trip down memory lane, where visitors will journey through five themed rooms of your favorite Christmas movies.  The festively adorned rooms will make these Christmas movies come to life!  Join us to see if one of your favorites is included in this classic Christmas movie journey.  Email: libertyhall@kean.edu. Tour Fee: $14 for adults; $12 for Kean Alumni; $10 for students and seniors; Free for children under 3, LHM Members and Kean Students, Faculty and Staff Reservations suggested; to purchase tickets visit our website or call 908-527-0400. Ticket Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/liberty-hall-museum-tour-tickets-148211000091  Libertyhall.kean.edu

(MD) ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­November 27, 2022, RETRO CHRISTMAS FAMILY HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE AT PINEY POINT LIGHTHOUSE, 10am – 5pm. All Ages. Piney Point Lighthouse Museum, 44720 Lighthouse Road, Piney Point, MD 20674, 301-994-1471, smmuseumdivision@gmail.com. We’re kicking off the opening of the retro holiday exhibit inside the museum and keeper’s quarters with family activities, refreshments and more. This event is a special opening that encourages the public to come experience this unique Christmas Exhibit in the museum setting. Free admission, museum and lighthouse tours and more are available for visitors. Get a jump on your holiday shopping inside the Museum Store, including the special edition 2022 museum ornament. The retro holiday exhibit occurs from November 27, 2022, until January 1, 2023. FREE. https://www.facebook.com/events/1974660059393808.

(MD) ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­November 27, 2022 – January 1, 2023, A VERY RETRO CHRISTMAS AT PINEY POINT LIGHTHOUSE MUSEUM, daily, at 10am – 5pm. (closed Christmas Eve & Christmas Day.) All Ages. Piney Point Lighthouse Museum, 44720 Lighthouse Road, Piney Point, MD 20674, 301-994-1471, smmuseumdivision@gmail.com. Enjoy tours in a family friendly retro holiday exhibit inside the museum and keeper’s quarters. This event is a fun visitor experience where you can see a unique Christmas exhibit in the museum setting. Complete your holiday shopping inside the Museum Store. We’ve got a ton of unique, local items for everyone on your list, including our unique 2022 museum ornament, made especially for this holiday season. $7.00 for adults; $3.50 for seniors, students and military; and 5 and under free. https://www.facebook.com/events/3295740057406053

(CT) November 28, 2022, , SENSORY FRIENDLY HOURS AT THE CONNECTICUT RIVER MUSEUM, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street, Essex, CT 06426, 860.767.8269, crm@ctrivermuseum.org.The Connecticut River Museum is launching a Sensory Friendly Hours program to celebrate National Autism Awareness Month. We are committed to deepening our impact within the community. Sensory Hours is not open to the general public. Visitor numbers will be limited to ensure a calm environment. Exhibits with loud noises and/or bright lights will be modified to allow people with a range of differing abilities to experience all the Museum has to offer. A designated quiet room will be set up for the duration of the event to allow visitors to decompress, take a break, and experience the Museum at their own pace. Parents and caregivers must stay with their children at all times. The Connecticut River Museum is committed to ensuring our programming is accessible to all people. Preview guides and materials for families to read together before visiting are available on our website. For more information or to reserve your spot, please email Allison Insall, Director of Public Programs, at ainsall@ctrivermuseum.org. https://ctrivermuseum.org/

(PA) November 28, 2022, SIRENS, BELLS, AND GREAT BIG YELLS: A RIGAMAJIG WORKSHOP, 9:00 – 11:00am. Lewisburg Children’s Museum, 815 Market Street, Lewisburg, PA 17837, 570-768-4914, lewisburgchildrensmuseum@gmail.com. No school? No problem! During this workshop, children will collaborate to make something that produces noise using the Rigamajig. What is a Rigamajig? It is a large-scale wooden building kit that inspires imagination, curiosity, and discovery through hands-on and open-ended play. In this workshop, kids will use their imagination to explore and discover various ways objects can make an interesting noise or sound. Workshop recommended for children 6-12 years old (kindergarten completion is required). Registration required. $15 1st child/$10 2nd child. Register at https://bit.ly/3C1TTVd.  www.lewisburgchildrensmuseum.org.