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BUSINESS, EDUCATION & ENTERTAINMENT EVENTS
Nutley Rotary – Annual Beefsteak Dinner & Tricky Tray:
Saturday, September 26th – 5:00 pm – As for the last 35 years, Nutley Rotary’s Annual Beefsteak Dinner and Tricky Tray will be held at our Department of Parks & Recreation building at 44 Park Avenue in Nutley. We host nearly 400 people each year at this event. Tickets for Nutley Rotary’s Annual Beefsteak and Tricky Tray, catered by the Brownstone, are going fast at $50 each. Donations to the Tricky Tray still being accepted. We could not possibly support all that we do without the backing and donations of businesses and organizations like yours. We truly appreciate any support that you can give and hope that you are able to help again this year. We need prizes and/or gift certificates that can be raffled off at the Tricky Tray, or a monetary donation to support our efforts. Please send donations to Sal Rosamilia, 6 Gonelli Street, Nutley, NJ 07110.
Nutley Family Service Bureau – A Night At The Races:
Saturday, October 24th – 7:00 pm – A Night at the Races, a benefit for Nutley Family Service Bureau, is off and running again! This year’s event takes place at the Starlight Dance Center. The event ticket includes a buffet dinner, beverages, 10 race chances, and terrific tricky tray prizes! It is an event to remember with great audience participation and projected actual races. Come out for a fun night to support Nutley Family Service Bureau, which provides mental health and social services, including a food pantry which supports local residents. BUY TICKETS & SPONSORSHIPS.
Ellis Dance Studios – Online Classes:
3:30 pm – EDS Family Dance Party – Family Hoedown Country Dance Party
4:00 pm – Across the Floor Technique
4:30 pm – Technique Class
5:00 pm – Pirouette Class
5:30 pm – Irish Dance
6:00 pm – Contemporary Fusion
Take online dance classes and learn choreography from the best dance teachers, across a variety of styles for any skill level. Sign up today! More classes coming in May & EDS Virtual Master Class. EDS dancers join us today for our Live online dance classes! REGISTER NOW!
Nutley School Of Music – Online Classes!
CALL or TEXT today for new student registration! Call (201) 308-3214 or text (973) 667-7155 (Pls note: our physical location is not accessible today because we are only offering on-line lessons temporarily). Our online lessons are the next best thing to a one-on-one in-person lessons. Real-time, one-on-one, fun, and interactive. We really need music for our kids right now and the grown-ups too! Join us for the on-line lessons! SIGN UP FOR ON-LINE LESSONS NOW! Text (973)667-7155 to request info or EMAIL US to request info. Keep the music going! Let’s get through this together!
Good Vibes Yoga – Online Classes Updated Weekly Schedule: While we are closed, take classes from home with the same instructors from the studio. Please DOWNLOAD GUIDE and follow the instructions to register for classes online. This guide also includes important information regarding packages and multiple online access. Standard fee for online classes are: single session – $3.00; 10 sessions – $25.00. DOWNLOAD UPDATED SCHEDULE. We are currently not accepting Group On or Intro Package deals during COVID-19 precautionary closure. You may use existing packages for online sessions. Unredeemed vouchers can be used upon studio re-opening if not used before studio closure.
Starlight Dance Center – Zoom Adult & Children Online Dance Classes:
New Dance Videos! For those of you that do not have a Facebook page and have been missing our morning and evening Facebook Live Dance With Us videos, we are now sending them directly to your email. Just click on the links and dance with us in your own home, whenever it is convenient for you! What better way to keep active while social distancing! Best part is it is free! Enjoy! Adult Hip Hop with Madison. Total Beginner Waltz with Klaudia.
Have 30 minutes to spare? Why Not Learn a new skill? In only 30 minutes we will teach you Basic moves and steps in the most popular Partner Dances in the comfort of your home. Yo do not need a partner! 30 mns on Zoom (you do not need a zoom account, upon registration we will sent you a link) Get ready to dance through the summer, we get you started now. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.
Mondays – 8:30 pm – West Coast Swing Intermediate with Jessica
Tuesdays – 7:30 pm – Bachata all levels with Jessica
Wednesdays – 7:30 pm – Salsa All Levels with Jessica
Wednesdays – 8:30 pm – Hustle Intermediate/ Advanced with Rainer
Thursday – 8:30 pm – Hustle Levels 1 & 2 with Jessica
Adult Online Group classes are available daily! Choose a class that you are interested in and join fellow dancers for some fun from the comfort of your own home! All you need to do is go on our WEBSITE and select a class. Classes are only $5 each for a 30 minute session. The fee will be used to support our teachers through this difficult time. Please register by 6 pm the day of the class to receive a link & password via email.
Mondays – 6:30 pm – Hip Hop for Elite & Teens Group with Ms. Madison
Tuesdays – 5:00 pm – Creative Movement Ages 2.5-3.5 with Ms. Cupcake
Tuesdays – 5:30 pm – Ballet & Tap Ages 3-5 with Ms. Cupcake
Thursdays – 5:30 pm – Hip Hop Ages 4-5 with Ms. Madison
Thursdays – 6:30 pm – Hip Hop Hop Ages 6-9 with Ms. Madison
Saturdays – 10:00 am – Ballet & Tap Ages 3-5 with Ms. Madison
The extended stay at home order shouldn’t stop us from dancing! We are continuing our Online KIDS Dance Classes using Zoom. Everyone is invited! Whether you are a Starlight member or not- we want you dancing! So invite all your friends, join your fellow dancers and let’s have some fun dancing from the comfort of your own home! REGISTER ON OUR WEBSITE and select a class. Classes are only $ 5 each for a 30 minute session. Please register by 4 pm the day of the class to receive a link and password via email.
Nutley Public Library – Upcoming Events:
Friday, July 10th – 10:30 am – Virtual STEAM Story Time – Join us for stories and a hands-on activity you can do using materials in your home! For all ages. Sign-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive project instructions. Zoom program link and password.
Saturday, July 11, 25 – 10:00 am – Virtual Techsplorers Club – Explore STEM projects and technology with Mr. L! For grades 3-6. Space is limited. Child will only be allowed to attend one Techsplorers Club throughout the summer. July 11th Marble Run Madness and July 25th Secrets of Cryptology. Sign-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive project instructions, Zoom program link and password. Sponsored by the Friends of the Nutley Public Library.
Saturday, July 11, 18, 25 – Take and make Saturdays – Pick-up craft project you can do at home! While supplies last. One craft kit per child. For all ages. Check youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org for details.
Monday, July 13, 20, 27 – Maker Mondays – Check our FACEBOOK page and Youth Services WEBSITE each Monday for a fun maker activity you can do at home! For all ages and skill levels.
Monday, July 13th – 4:00 pm – Virtual LEGO Club – Meet up with LEGO fans and work on a basic building challenge using bricks available in your home. Recommended for grades K-5. Sign-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password.
Tuesday, July 14, 21, 28 – 10:00 am – Virtual Babygarten – Children and caregivers enjoy books, rhymes and playtime! For children ages 23 months and under. Sign-up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password.
Tuesday, July 14, 21 – 12:00 pm – Virtual Children’s Healthy Cooking Class – Make healthy meals and snacks with Nutley ShopRite registered dieticians Stephanie Bini and Rebecca Zeltmann! For ages 6-12. Space is limited. Child will only be allowed to attend one cooking class throughout the summer. Sign up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive recipe and ingredients list, Zoom program link and password. *Please advise if child has food allergies*.
Tuesday, July 14, 21, 28 – 7:00 pm – Teens Summer Club – Hang out with other teens as we play games and make crafts. New activites each week! For tweens and teens entering grades 6-12. Check teenservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org for details. Sponsored by the Friends of the Nutley Public Library.
Wednesday, July 15, 22 – 10:30 am – PropBox Players Presents – Join us each week for a special virtual program from Michele Traina of PropBox Players! Sign up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password. Sponsored by the Friends of the Nutley Public Library.
Thursday, July 16, 23, 30 – 3:00 pm – Virtual Reading Buddies – Kids can team up with a teen volunteer to practice reading and speaking skills! For details, please visit youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org.
Thursday, July 16th – 7:00 pm – Loving Vincent & Documentary – Due to popular demand, we are having a new discussion of Loving Vincent, in addition to our May discussion. Though it is not required, we are also asking attendees to watch the documentary of the film, Loving Vincent, The Impossible Dream. Join us for this online discussion on Zoom. The films are available to borrow with your library card on Hoopla! To join please register in advance at nutleypubliclibrary.org/onlinefilmdiscussion.
Monday, July 20th – 2:00 pm – Ozobot Virtual Workshop – Learn all about fun little bots and all the incredible things they can do! For grades K-5. Sign up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password. Sponsored by the Friends of the Nutley Public Library.
Monday, July 20th – 6:30 pm – Virtual Pajama Story Time – Snuggle up and hear our favorite fairy tales in this cozy story time! Open to all ages. Sign up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password.
Monday, July 20th – 7:00 pm – Bingo Game Night for Adults – Join us for a virtual bingo game night via Zoom and the chance to win gift cards! Registration is required and space is limited. This program is available for Nutley Residents, age 18 years and older. To register and for further information visit nutleypubliclibrary.org/bingo-game-night-adult. Sponsored by the Friends of the Nutley Public Library.
Wednesday, July 22nd – 7:00 pm – After Dinner Virtual Book Talk – Download from Hoopla the selected title “Don’t Overthink It” by Anne Bogel. Meeting will be held virtually online. There will be a Gift Card Raffle. To register and for further information visit nutleypubliclibrary.org/after-dinner-book-talk.
Thursday, July 23rd – 7:00 pm – Graphic Novel/Comic Book Club for Adults – Fetch, How a Bad Dog brought Me Home by Nicole J. Georges. Join us for an online discussion of Fetch, How a bad dog brought me home by Nicole J. Georges. This graphic novel memoir, beautifully penned and illustrated by Georges, will resonate with anybody who has ever had a less than perfectly behaved pet. The graphic novel memoir is available to borrow with your library card on Hoopla! To join please register in advance at nutleypubliclibrary.org/graphicnovelclub.
Friday, July 24th – 10:30 am – Virtual Yoga Story Time – Join Miss Ali for a special story time that includes gentle yoga instruction! For all ages. Sign up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive Zoom program link and password. Sponsored by the Friends of the Nutley Public Library.
Monday, July 27th – 6:30 pm – Dungeons and Dragons Club – Discover the awesome world of D&D at our virtual meet-up! For grades 6-8. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 973-667-0405 ext. 2623 for program information and registration.
Wednesday, July 29th – 10:30 am – Paint with Pinot’s Palette of Nutley – Join us for a painting class on Zoom to raise funds for the Friends of the Nutley Public Library! For ages 5-12. $15.00/painter. Please see flyer on library WEBSITE for registration details. Sponsored by the Friends of the Nutley Public Library.
Wednesday, July 29th – 7:00 pm – Research Scientists, Wolves and Bears, Oh My! Environmental scientist, Nutley author and expert outdoorsman Joey Bee will provide a special live Zoom presentation about his experiences researching critical grizzly bear habitat and tracking the summer movement of 1.
Friday, July 31st – 10:30 am – Virtual Story Time with Ilene Dudek – Meet local author Ilene Dudek! Hear some of her Little Ant stories, play games and do a craft! For all ages. Sign up at youthservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org to receive project instructions, Zoom program link and password.