Nov 7th and 8th. School’s Out Camp @ WOW. 9am to 3:15pm (pre- and post-care available). Kids will enjoy a full day of activities, including team building and games provided by Teammakers and butterfly atrium, bounce house, crafts and projects. $105 each day. Link here.

Veggiecation. 4pm to 5pm. Learn veggie fun facts, how to prepare healthy veggie dishes and more! Free. Whole Foods Paramus. Ages 5+. Link here.

Afternoon Explorers. 3:45pm to 4:45pm. Children will explore the animals, exhibits and trails while learning abou natural world. Tenafly Nature Center. Link here.

Night Owls. 7pm to 8pm. Take a “night hike” and see what nocturnal animals do at night. Bergen County Zoo, Paramus. Link here.


Teacher’s Convention Fun Day. 2pm to 5pm. Games, relays, gymnastics, arts & crafts and pizza will be served. Child must be potty trained. My Gym, Glen Rock. Link here.

Jingle Bell Parade and Storytime. 10am to 11am. Welcome Santa as he arrives from the North Pole! Snacks, arts and crafts activities, sing a long and a story read by Santa. Free! The Shops at Riverside, Saks Fifth Avenue on Level 1, Hackensack. Link here.


Day of Swing. 10am to 5:30pm. Learn how to listen to jazz, sing the blues, improvise and what makes Latin Jazz Latin. Jazz slam, little-bopping music making class, workshops and more for kids! Performances from Jazz House Kids Big Band and NJPAC’s Jazz for Teens ensembles. Center for Arts Education, 24 Rector Street, Newark. Free! Link here.

Kids’ Hike and Campfire. 12pm to 4pm. Meet at the information kiosk at the North End of the park (PIP Exit 2). Hike is 2 miles long. Campfire from 2pm to 4pm by the Alpine Pavillion, s’mores provided. Free! No registration required. $5 for parking. Alpine Picinic Area & Boat Basin, Alpine. Link here.

Dance Party. 3pm to 4pm. For girls in K to 2nd grade to celebrate the grand opening! Jazz & Hip Hop instructors will dance, play games and enteratain. Free goodie bags and cupcakes. RSVP to Dance Education Unlimited, Fair Lawn.

Star  Party. 7pm to 9pm. Enjoy an hour of star gazing using telescopes and binoculars. Info on astronomy topics and constellations as well. Trailside Nature Center, Mountainside. Link here.


Train Festival. Sat/Sun: 1pm to 4pm. G-scale display and Arrow River Train Ride. Crafts, games and a reading of The Polar Express.  $4 children; $6 for 12yrs and older. Camden Children’s Garden, Link here.


Dan Zanes & Elizabeth Mitchell. 1:30pm; 4pm. Dan Zanes creates irresistible grooves from exuberant traditional songs and smart, inventive originals that make for an all-ages dance party. Elizabeth Mitchell delivers homespun renditions of great songs by everyone from Woody Guthrie to Bob Marley that transfix both children and parents. Ages 3+. $12-$15. Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown. Link here.

Doktor Kaboom! 1pm and 3pm. A one man science variety show that blends theatre arts and scientific exploration. $17. BergenPac, Englewood. Link here.

Thanksgiving Harvest Home. 12pm to 4pm. Experience how the Foster and Woods families observed Thanksgiving in the early 20th Century. Also Armistice Observance Day (Veterans Day) will be celebrated. $6 adults/$4 children 4 to 16yrs/$2 children 2&3yrs. Fosterfields Living Historical Farm, Morristown. Link here.

Giralda Farms 10K and 5K Run. 10:30 to park and register; 11:15 Fun Run; 12pm: 10K and 5K races. Special competition for the NJ Female Masters in the 10K race. $25; $3 for fun run. Giralda Farms Corporate Park, Madison. Link here.