OCTOBER 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, 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.

(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, 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

(PA) October 2, 2022, METAL MELTING FOR KIDS, 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm. National Museum of Industrial History, 602 East Second Street, Bethlehem, 18015,610-694-6644. Join us on Free Family Sundays for this special program on select dates. Science, art, and manufacturing come together in these hands-on, kid friendly, demonstrations where participants learn how to prepare sand molds to receive molten tin and create a product to take home.  Included with Museum admission. On Sundays, youth 12 and under receive free admission when accompanied by an adult. Drop in between 12pm to 3pm. https://www.nmih.org/

(OH) October 7, 2022-October 30, 2022, AN EXHIBITION OF THE CLEVELAND PRINT CLUB, All Ages, Kent State University Museum, 515 Hilltop Drive, Kent, OH 44242, (330) 672-3450, museum@kent.edu, Tues.-Sat. 11 am-5 pm; Sunday 12-4pm. This exhibition will highlight a selection of works on loan from the Cleveland Print Club. Tickets: General Admission ($6); Senior Citizens 55+ ($5); Students and Children, 5-18 yrs. Old ($4); Children under 5 (Free); Kent State students, staff and faculty with KSU ID (Free); Any Sunday admission (Free). www.kent.edu/museum.

(PA) October 7, 2022, KIDS NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM, 4:30-7:30pm. Lewisburg Children’s Museum, 815 Market Street, Lewisburg, PA 17837, 570-768-4914, lewisburgchildrensmuseum@gmail.com. Kids ages 6 to 12 years old are invited to explore exhibits, experience special programming, and enjoy a pizza dinner and movie. Caregivers can enjoy a stress and child-free evening on the town while children have an entertaining experience of their own exploring the LCM and participating in special programming. Cost is $25 for the first child and $15 for each additional child. Register at https://bit.ly/3pTZpT3. www.lewisburgchildrensmuseum.org

(PA) October 8, 2022, NATURE’S EXPLORERS, 2:00-3:30pm. Lewisburg Children’s Museum, 815 Market Street, Lewisburg, PA 17837, 570-768-4914, lewisburgchildrensmuseum@gmail.com. Join a group of explorers on the second Saturdays of the month (September-November from 2:00pm-3:30 pm, unless otherwise noted) to discover the curiosity of nature at Dale’s Ridge and areas surrounding Lewisburg. Each session will introduce a new way of seeing and being in the natural world: from art to science to history! We’ll be together in safe ways outdoors, learning about the world around us and how we can help keep nature healthy. Recommended for children 5-10 years old and their families. Program made possible by collaboration between the Lewisburg Children’s Museum, Bucknell University Humanities Center, Merrill W. Linn Land & Waterways Conservancy, and the Union County Historical Society. Masks and physical distancing are recommended. This event is $7 per family. Space is limited. Register at: https://bit.ly/3C4Y96L www.lewisburgchildrensmuseum.org

(PA) October 8-9, 2022, 48TH ANNUAL HARVEST FESTIVAL 2022, 10:00 am-5:00 pm. Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm, 347 Quiet Valley Rd, Stroudsburg, PA 18360, 570-992-6161.Our largest festival!!! Visitors will see demonstrations of many different heritage crafts and trades, as well as traditional methods of cooking and processing various food items. Experience activities common in the 1800s, such as candle dipping, scrapple making, tanning, leather work, spinning, weaving and more! Other highlights include one-room school presentations, Civil War encampment, folk entertainment, refreshments, quilt raffle, wagon rides, and children’s activities! Advanced Admission: $16 Adults / $8 Children 3-12 / Under 3 Free. At the Gate: $18 Adults / $10 Ages 3-12. No Smoking. No Pets. Prices and schedules subject to change (All funds raised support the mission of the non-profit farm museum). https://quietvalley.org/\

(OH) October 8, 2022, Apfelfest, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm.  Historic Zoar Village, Visitor’s Center, 198 Main St, Zoar, Ohio 44697, 1.800.262.6195, 330.874.3011, zoarinfo@historiczoarvillage.com. Zoar was once described as a village in an apple orchard. Join us for a weekend filled with apples, apple cider, apple treats, demonstrations, fall related vendors, and more! https://historiczoarvillage.com/

(OH) October 9, 2022, Apfelfest, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm. Historic Zoar Village, Visitor’s Center, 198 Main St, Zoar, Ohio 44697, 1.800.262.6195, 330.874.3011, zoarinfo@historiczoarvillage.com. Zoar was once described as a village in an apple orchard. Join us for a weekend filled with apples, apple cider, apple treats, demonstrations, fall related vendors, and more! https://historiczoarvillage.com/

(PA) October 9, 2022, PUMPKIN PALOOZA, 12pm-3pm, All Ages. GoggleWorks Center for the Art, 201 Washington Street, Reading, PA 19601, 610.374.460, info@goggleworks.org. Pumpkin Palooza is a family-friendly event that features hundreds of hand-blown glass pumpkins for sale, including a limited edition 2022 pumpkin available at Pumpkin Palooza only. Visitors can also make their very own pumpkin in hot glass, fused glass, flameworking and metals. Registration links are below. Enjoy the fall weather, games, kids’ activities, arts and crafts, and create lasting memories with loved ones this fall. Following Pumpkin Palooza will be a capstone performance ‘Put On: A Fashion Show’ by returning artist Maria de Los Angeles and students from her workshop ‘Identity Garments’ at 3pm. Free admission and parking. www.goggleworks.org.

(PA) October 14, 2022, SENSORY FRIENDLY FAMILY NIGHT, 4:00-6:00pm. Lewisburg Children’s Museum, 815 Market Street, 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. Register at: https://bit.ly/3wEnKQq. www.lewisburgchildrensmuseum.org

(NJ) October 14, 2022, THE NATURE PLACE AT CAPE MAY CONVENTION HALL, 11:00am – 3:00pm, ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­All ages.   Cape May Convention Hall, 714 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204. Call 609-400-3836 or email shannon.deangelis@njaudubon.org for more information. The New Jersey Audubon Presents: The Nature Place at Cape May Convention Hall. Nature Nick’s live animal adventures a fun and educational show for the whole family. Nature Nick will be bringing his owl, his toucan, his Patagonian Cavy, his turtles, his hedgehog and more with him to Cape May! He will have 3 shows each day. In addition to this, there will be a live Monarch tagging demo all three days at noon. Other highlights: Vendors, silent auction, and a sweepstakes. Convention Hall is FREE and open to the public. https://cvent.me/lEPnav.  njaudubon.org

(CT) October 14, 2022, PUMPKIN PALOOZA 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm.  All Age. Hungerford Nature Center, 191 Farmington Avenue, Kensington CT 06037, 860-827-9064, HungerfordNatureCenter@gmail.com. Walk along our trails and gaze at the carved pumpkins. Enjoy complimentary cider, coffee and donuts. The fun continues with Halloween themed crafts and games. Cost of Event: Non-Members: Adults: $10 / Children $5; Members Adults $8 / Children $4; Children Under 2 FREE. newbritainyouthmuseum.org/

(CT) October 15, 2022, PUMPKIN PALOOZA, 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm. All Ages. Hungerford Nature Center, 191 Farmington Avenue, Kensington CT 06037, 860-827-9064, HungerfordNatureCenter@gmail.com. Walk along our trails and gaze at the carved pumpkins. Enjoy complimentary cider, coffee and donuts. The fun continues with Halloween themed crafts and games. Cost of Event: Non-Members: Adults: $10 / Children $5; Members Adults $8 / Children $4; Children Under 2 FREE. newbritainyouthmuseum.org/

(NJ) October 15, 2022, THE NATURE PLACE AT CAPE MAY CONVENTION HALL, 10:00am – 5:00pm, ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­All ages. Cape May Convention Hall, 714 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204. Call 609-400-3836 or email shannon.deangelis@njaudubon.org for more information. The New Jersey Audubon Presents: The Nature Place at Cape May Convention Hall. Nature Nick’s live animal adventures a fun and educational show for the whole family. Nature Nick will be bringing his owl, his toucan, his Patagonian Cavy, his turtles, his hedgehog and more with him to Cape May! He will have 3 shows each day. In addition to this, there will be a live Monarch tagging demo all three days at noon. Other highlights: Vendors, silent auction, and a sweepstakes. Convention Hall is FREE and open to the public. https://cvent.me/lEPnavnjaudubon.org

(OH) October 15, 2020, PUMPKIN DAY, 11am-6pm. Fort Laurens Museum, 11067 Fort Laurens Road, Bolivar, Ohio 44697, 330.874.2059, fortlaurens@gmail.com​. Enjoy a classic fall festival celebrating the importance of the pumpkin throughout our history! This festival is a marrying of the colonial importance of the pumpkin with is modern-day popularity. Pumpkin themed games and prizes, food, music, pumpkin painting, campfires, reenactors, colonial cooking, and of course…pumpkins! Admission is $5 for adults; children 12 and under are free. You can buy tickets online, over the phone, or at the gate.  https://www.fortlaurensmuseum.org/.

(PA) October 15, 2022, LET’S VOTE WITH THE LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF THE LEWISBURG AREA, 10:00am-4:00pm. Lewisburg Children’s Museum, 815 Market Street, Lewisburg, PA 17837, 570-768-4914, lewisburgchildrensmuseum@gmail.com. An election year allows us to talk with children about fairness and making decisions as a group. Thanks to a generous League of Women Voters donation, families and children can practice making their voices heard and drop by the LCM to choose a new exhibit toy to be added to the Museum. Throughout the day, children will make campaign posters to encourage others to vote for their favorite toy, chosen from the LCM Wishlist. Banners will be placed on display throughout the Museum in the weeks leading up to the general election in November. Guests to the museum will vote on their favorite and the League will donate the item with the most votes! The League will also be on hand to answer questions and provide opportunities for voter registration. The program is recommended for children 6 and older and is free with general admission or membership. www.lewisburgchildrensmuseum.org

(MI) October 15, 2022, CULTURAL HERITAGE FESTIVAL, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., All Ages. Grand Rapids Public Museum, 272 Pearl Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504, (616) 929-1700, info@grpm.org. The Cultural Heritage Festival returns Saturday, October 15 from 10 am to 4 .m. To celebrate the region’s history of diversity and various cultural traditions, the Museum will host organizations, performances, and presentations while the Museum Café features offerings from around the world. Two core exhibitions with a focus on diversity and culture will be featured: Newcomers: The People of This Place, which highlights the ethnic groups that have settled the Grand Rapids area, and Anishinabek: The People of this Place which focuses on the Native American culture in the region. All Cultural Heritage Festival event activities are included with general admission to the Museum. Learn more at https://www.grpm.org/cultural-heritage-festival/ Sponsored by: Downtown Grand Rapids Inc., Huntington Bank. Included with Museum general admission. grpm.org.

(NJ) October 16, 2022, THE NATURE PLACE AT CAPE MAY CONVENTION HALL, 10:00am – 3:00pm, ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­All ages.  Cape May Convention Hall, 714 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204. Call 609-400-3836 or email shannon.deangelis@njaudubon.org for more information. The New Jersey Audubon Presents: The Nature Place at Cape May Convention Hall. Nature Nick’s live animal adventures a fun and educational show for the whole family. Nature Nick will be bringing his owl, his toucan, his Patagonian Cavy, his turtles, his hedgehog and more with him to Cape May! He will have 3 shows each day. In addition to this, there will be a live Monarch tagging demo all three days at noon. Other highlights: Vendors, silent auction, and a sweepstakes. Convention Hall is FREE and open to the public. https://cvent.me/lEPnav. njaudubon.org

(MI) October 22, 2022, THE POWER OF POISON, 12 p.m., All Ages. Grand Rapids Public Museum, 272 Pearl Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504, (616) 929-1700, info@grpm.org. The Grand Rapids Public Museum (GRPM) will host a new exhibition this fall from the American Museum of Natural History that explores poison in nature, myth, history, human health, and the role of science in demystifying and harnessing its power. The Power of Poison will open at the GRPM on Saturday, October 22, 2022. Included with Museum general admission. grpm.org.

(PA) October 27, 2002, CANDLELIT GHOST TOURS, 9-10:30 p.m. Designed for families and kids under age 10. Liberty Hall Museum, 1003 Morris Ave, Union, NJ 07083, 908-527-0400, libertyhall@kean.edu. Join us for a spine-tingling tour of Liberty Hall Museum, after hours! Museum staff will share their own paranormal experiences with you before embarking on a guided, candlelit tour of the museum. Perhaps you’ll even come away with your own ghost stories! Light refreshments will be served; space is limited and fills quickly, so make your reservation today! Program Fee: $20 for adults; $18 for LHM Members/Kean Alumni/Students; $13 for children (not suggested for children under 10 years old). Reservations required; to purchase tickets visit our website or call 908-527-0400. Ticket Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/candlelit-ghost-tours-tickets-414920447227.  Libertyhall.kean.edu.

(VA) October 27, 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) October 28, 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/

(PA) October 28-29, 2022, SPOOKY DAYS ON THE FARM, 5pm to 8pm. Not suitable for audiences under age 7. Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm, 347 Quiet Valley Rd, Stroudsburg, PA 18360, 570-992-6161. Activities turn towards the things that go bump in the night around Halloween! On Friday and Saturday nights put your detective skills to the test by helping solve a murder mystery! A guide will take you around the farm as you meet the suspects, gather clues, and more! This program takes approximately 1 1/2 to 2 hours and tours are continuous. The last tour begins at 8 pm from the log cabin gift shop. Get into the haunted Halloween spirit with something more unique than just another haunted house. This program is designed by a forensic specialist and includes discussions and depictions of death and murder. The farm is extremely dark at night and we encourage visitors to bring flashlights. Actors are not permitted to touch visitors. Not suitable for audiences under age 7. Admission: $18 Adults; $10 Children to age 12. https://quietvalley.org/

(NJ) October 28, 2022, JAWS IN CONCERT, 8:00 pm; Count Basie Center for the Arts, 99 Monmouth Street, Red Bank, NJ 07701, (800) 255-3476, information@njsymphony.org. Now for the first time, audiences will have the chance to experience the power of the New Jersey Symphony performing the entire score in sync with one of the greatest motion pictures of all time. The original summer movie blockbuster, with an Academy Award®-winning score by composer John Williams, Jaws is an unforgettable film-with-live-orchestra experience! Directed by Academy Award® winner Steven Spielberg, Jaws set the standard for edge-of-your-seat suspense, quickly becoming a cultural phenomenon and forever changing the movie industry. When the seaside community of Amity finds itself under attack by a dangerous great white shark, the town’s chief of police, a young marine biologist and a grizzled shark hunter embark on a desperate quest to destroy the beast before it strikes again. Featuring an unforgettable score that evokes pure terror, Jaws remains one of the most influential and gripping adventures in motion picture history. In the words of Chief Brody, “You’re gonna need a bigger boat!” Ages event for: At parent’s discretion. Tickets start at $39. https://www.njsymphony.org/

(OH) October 28, 2022-July 23, 2023, SONGS OF MEMORY: TEXTILES AND MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS FROM THE GOLDEN TRIANGLE, All Ages, Kent State University Museum, 515 Hilltop Drive, Kent, OH 44242, (330) 672-3450, museum@kent.edu, Tues.-Sat. 11 am-5 pm; Sunday 12-4pm. Through an extensive collection of musical instruments and costumes, photographs and video montages of rarely seen rituals, the Songs of Memory exhibition explores the ancestral ceremonies of the mountain peoples of Southeast Asia. The Karen, Hmong, Mien, Lahu, Akha, and Lisu have passed on their knowledge from generation to generation through oral tradition. This exhibition highlights the rich diversity of these traditional peoples by showcasing their musical heritage, a vivid testament to the integrity and beauty of their unique cultures. Tickets: General Admission ($6); Senior Citizens 55+ ($5); Students and Children, 5-18 yrs. Old ($4); Children under 5 (Free); Kent State students, staff and faculty with KSU ID (Free); Any Sunday admission (Free). www.kent.edu/museum.

(NY) October 28, 2022, SLIGHTLY SPOOKY SQUARE HOUSE, 5:30-8pm. The Square House, 1 Purchase Street, Rye, NY 10580, (914) 967-7588, alison_relyea@ryehistory.org. Every year just around Halloween, we transform the Square House into a Haunted House. Okay, we really make it a slightly spooky house that is suitable for young children and their families. No blood, no werewolves or vampires, no chainsaws- just good, old-fashioned ghosts, skeletons, bats, and rats for a slightly spooky evening. Register today if you would like to attend, play a spooky character or volunteer! $20/family. https://www.ryehistory.org/events-calendar.

(VA) October 29, 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) October 29, 2022, SLIGHTLY SPOOKY SQUARE HOUSE, 5:30-8pm. The Square House, 1 Purchase Street, Rye, NY 10580, (914) 967-7588, alison_relyea@ryehistory.org. Every year just around Halloween, we transform the Square House into a Haunted House. Okay, we really make it a slightly spooky house that is suitable for young children and their families. No blood, no werewolves or vampires, no chainsaws- just good, old-fashioned ghosts, skeletons, bats, and rats for a slightly spooky evening. Register today if you would like to attend, play a spooky character or volunteer! $20/family. https://www.ryehistory.org/events-calendar.

(NJ) October 29, 2022, PUMPKIN PATCH DAY, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Rain Date: Sunday, October 30, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.) Designed for guests over 10 years old. Liberty Hall Museum, 1003 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083, 908-527-0400, libertyhall@kean.edu. Join us for our Annual Pumpkin Patch Day – a fall tradition for so many families! Enjoy a day filled with pumpkin picking, hayrides, pumpkin carving and painting, crafts and much more! Program Fee: $12 for children: $8.00 for adults, children under 3 are free. Additional charge for pumpkins (cash only); lunch available for purchase. Reservations suggested; to purchase tickets visit our website or call 908-527-0400. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/annual-pumpkin-patch-day-tickets-41473248502.  Libertyhall.kean.edu.

(PA) October 29, 2022, MUNCHKINS AND PUMPKINS HALLOWEEN EVENT, 10:00am-2:00pm. Lewisburg Children’s Museum, 815 Market Street, Lewisburg, PA 17837, 570-768-4914, lewisburgchildrensmuseum@gmail.com. Ghosts, Vampires, Fairies, Witches, Superheroes, and Monsters are invited to join us for our annual Munchkins and Pumpkins Halloween event! Celebrate with fall-themed activities, crafts, and treats sponsored by The Northumberland National Bank. Dress in your favorite costume. PLUS, enjoy hands-on STEM stations with Bucknell Chemistry Club and tasty treats from our friends at Dries Orchards and Dunkin Donuts. Program is included with general admission or membership. Program will be held outside weather permitting. www.lewisburgchildrensmuseum.org 

(VA) October 29, 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/

(NJ) October 29, 2022, JAWS IN CONCERT, 8:00 pm; New Jersey Performing Arts Center, 1 Center Street, Newark, NJ 07102, (800) 255-3476, information@njsymphony.org. Now for the first time, audiences will have the chance to experience the power of the New Jersey Symphony performing the entire score in sync with one of the greatest motion pictures of all time. The original summer movie blockbuster, with an Academy Award®-winning score by composer John Williams, Jaws is an unforgettable film-with-live-orchestra experience! Directed by Academy Award® winner Steven Spielberg, Jaws set the standard for edge-of-your-seat suspense, quickly becoming a cultural phenomenon and forever changing the movie industry. When the seaside community of Amity finds itself under attack by a dangerous great white shark, the town’s chief of police, a young marine biologist and a grizzled shark hunter embark on a desperate quest to destroy the beast before it strikes again. Featuring an unforgettable score that evokes pure terror, Jaws remains one of the most influential and gripping adventures in motion picture history. In the words of Chief Brody, “You’re gonna need a bigger boat!” Ages event for: At parent’s discretion. Tickets start at $39. https://www.njsymphony.org/

(NJ) October 30, 2022, JAWS IN CONCERT, 3:00 pm. State Theatre New Jersey, 15 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, (800) 255-3476, information@njsymphony.org. Now for the first time, audiences will have the chance to experience the power of the New Jersey Symphony performing the entire score in sync with one of the greatest motion pictures of all time. The original summer movie blockbuster, with an Academy Award®-winning score by composer John Williams, Jaws is an unforgettable film-with-live-orchestra experience! Directed by Academy Award® winner Steven Spielberg, Jaws set the standard for edge-of-your-seat suspense, quickly becoming a cultural phenomenon and forever changing the movie industry. When the seaside community of Amity finds itself under attack by a dangerous great white shark, the town’s chief of police, a young marine biologist and a grizzled shark hunter embark on a desperate quest to destroy the beast before it strikes again. Featuring an unforgettable score that evokes pure terror, Jaws remains one of the most influential and gripping adventures in motion picture history. In the words of Chief Brody, “You’re gonna need a bigger boat!” Ages event for: At parent’s discretion. Tickets start at $39. https://www.njsymphony.org/

(PA) October 31, 2022, CIRCLE OF MUSIC, 9:30-11:15am. Lewisburg Children’s Museum, 815 Market Street, Lewisburg, PA 17837, 570-768-4914, lewisburgchildrensmuseum@gmail.com. ‘Circle of Music’ will include singing, playing age-appropriate instruments, movement, listening, creative musical play and integrated children’s literature. This class is sponsored by the Central Oak Heights Association and recommended for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers. Register at https://bit.ly/3dCc75Y. www.lewisburgchildrensmuseum.org 

(VA) October 30, 2022, PERICLES BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, 2pm. 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/