Comedy, Poetry and 'Salmon' This Weekend
After a holiday lull, there's now plenty going on in the area.
Now, that's more like it.
After a couple slow weeks coming off the holidays, we're back in the swing of things weekend-events-wise. Still, if you have an event coming up, remember: unless it's on our events calendar, we may not know about it. So, be sure to upload your events for free here!
CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) Open House
When/Where: Thursday, 7 to 10 p.m. at Morristown Town Hall
Why Go: You're looking for a way to help the community
Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group
When/Where: Friday, 10:30 a.m. at Senior Home Care Services, Morristown
Why Go: You're a caregiver looking for support and services
Yusef Komunyakaa Poetry Reading and Speak Peace Exhibition
When/Where: Friday, 7 p.m. at Drew University, Madison
Why Go: You want to see this distinguised poet and NYU English professor
Friday Night Skate
When/Where: Friday, 8 p.m. at Mennen Arena, Morris Township
Why Go: You want to start your weekend on ice
Cost: $7 admission, $3.50 skate rental
Saturday Morning Road Ride from Marty's
When/Where: Saturday, 8 a.m., from Marty's Reliable Cycle, Morristown
Why Go: You want to test out those legs.
All-Abilities Run from The Running Company
When/Where: Saturday, 9 a.m., from Morristown Running Company
Why Go: Cycling's not your thing, but running is!
'Let it Rot' Composting Workshop
When/Where: Saturday, 1 p.m. at Frelinghuysen Arboretum, Morris Township
Why Go: You want to learn about composting
Morristown Book Club
When/Where: Saturday, 1:15 p.m. at Panera, Morristown
Why Go: You want to dish on books over coffee and a "You Pick 2."
Cost: Just whatever you get for lunch (and the cost of the selected book, of course)
Robert Klein and Pat Cooper
When/Where: Saturday, 8 p.m. at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown
Why Go: You want to get a twofer, with two legendary comedians on the same night
Cost: $39 to $59
When/Where: Saturday, 9:15 p.m. at Aidekman Family Jewish Community Campus, Whippany
Why Go: You want to enjoy the comedy stylings of Avi Liberman
Cost: $18, 45 or younger
The Global Marshall Plan Presented by David Mortensen
When/Where: Sunday, 9:15 a.m. at the Parish House of the Presbyterian Church in Morristown
Why Go: You want to learn more about this plan, which aims to solve the world's ills including poverty and homelessness.
Salmon Fishing in the Yemen, a Faith on Film Screening
When/Where: Sunday, 4 p.m. at the Parish House of the Presbyterian Church in Morristown
Why Go: Because you want to check out this film, discuss it and enjoy pizza afterward