SHOWING THROUGH 12/26: Les Miserables at the Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn. Link here

SHOWING THROUGH 1/2/2011: Enchanted Colonial Village at Please Touch Museum, Philadelphia. View scenes from 1962 to 1975. Link here

SHOWING THROUGH 1/9/2011: The Holiday Train Show at New York Botanical Gardens. 10am to 6pm. View an illuminated winter wonderland at the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory. Bronx. Link here.


Fall Train Show. Sat.: 10am to 5pm; Sun: 1pm to 5pm. Bergen County Model Railroad Club has set up a model train layout. Lunch is available. Midland Park United Methodist Church. $5; $2 for children, under 3 free.


Morning with Santa. 8:30 am to 12:30pm. Take a picture with Santa and see it/order online. His elves will provide crafts and refreshments. Register: 973-744-4752. $40/family. Van Vleck House and Gardens, Montclair. Link here

Harry Potter Pajama Party. 3am to 4am. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows Part I opens at the Palisades Center's Imax Theater. West Nyack, NY. Link here.

A Year with Frog and Toad: Kid Stars. 7:30pm. Performers in grades 2 to 6 perform a play based on the popular books. JCC MetroWest, West Orange. Preregister. Link here.

Classic Creations Holiday Craft Boutique. 10am to 5pm. Crafts and holiday decorations from across the US. The Hermitage, Ho-Ho-Kus. Link here.

Mother Goose. 1pm to 2pm. After Three Theater Company presents at Acorns Bookshop. 32 Washington Street, Tenafly.


Milk and Bookies Event. 2pm to 4pm. Children 3 yrs and up are asked to choose and inscribe a book to be donated to a local child with little or no access to books. Crafts, goodies, free play and milk and cookies! Cutie Patooties, Englewood. Link here.

Teaneck Kids Film Festival. 11am to 12pm. For childen 3 to 8yrs old. Kid Flix Mix2010 featuring Bob McGrath of Sesame Street. $5 per film. Puffin Foundation. Link here.

The Passing Zone. 3pm. Jon Wee and Owen Morse are veteran jugglers and come to the State Theatre of NJ with their award-winning show. New Brunswick. Link here.

Meadowlands Pet Expo. 10am to 5pm. Leashed pets welcome! $12 aadults, $5 children. Under 3 free. Meadowlands Expo Center, Harmon Meadow, Secaucus.