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This is Rutherford's Weekend Happenings {February 14 - 16, 2020}

By Tracy Leigh

TIR has your list of events happening in and around town.

Spanish Storytime

Friday, February 14, 2020, 10:30 am-11:00 am at the Rutherford Public Library - Glass Room

It's Spanish Storytime! Hear stories in Spanish, told by ESL teacher Miss Tati! No registration required.


Music with Mr. Chris

Friday, February 14, 2020, 11:15 am - 11:45 am

at the Rutherford Public Library

It's Music with Mr. Chris of Magical Melodies! No registration required.


Adult Craft: Valentines

Saturday, February 14, 2020, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm at the Rutherford Public Library - Glass Room

The Rutherford Public Library will hold its February adult craft. We will be making valentines. Registration is required for this program and preference will go to Rutherford residents. To register, call 201-939-8600.

Valentine Date Skate

Friday, February 14 @ 7:00 pm at American Dream, 1 American Dream Way, East Rutherford

Bring your friends, girls, guys, or the whole family for a Valentine’s Day ice-skating evening at The Rink! Skate rentals will be free, and they will have sweet tunes spun by DJ Prince Hakim.


Free Skate Rentals from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM!

Valentines Day Workshop

Friday, February 14 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm at Board and Brush, 84 Park Ave, Rutherford

Tickets are still available! Enjoy the popular DIY workshop and create your own unique wood project! They will provide all the materials and instruct you step-by-step to create a beautiful piece for your home or for a gift. Choose from a variety of paint and wood stain colors in the workshop. Pre-registration is required at BoardandBrush.com/rutherford. Ages 16+ are welcome.

Visit the Meadowlands Museum

Saturday, February 15 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Meadowlands Museum is open every Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm. Come see where your history lives. Donation $5 adults, $3 children. 91 Crane Avenue, Rutherford, NJ 201-935-1175 www.MeadowlandsMuseum.com


The Museum is home to the largest collection of historical artifacts of the Meadowlands Region of NJ, and includes a special exhibit on Notable Women of the Meadowlands (on exhibit until September 2019), and permanent exhibits on the geology of the Meadowlands Region, antique toys and dolls, a pre-electric kitchen, antique tools, and an exhibit dedicated to the life and work of Dr. William Carlos Williams – the area’s famous doctor/poet. The Museum is housed in one of oldest Dutch farmhouses of southern Bergen County, and was a private home until the Museum purchased the property in 1974.

Current Rotating Exhibit: Treasures of the Earth: Rocks and Minerals from the Meadowlands Area

Galentine’s Brunch

Sunday, February 16th at 11:00 am - 3:00 pm at The Shannon Rose, 98 Kingsland Rd., Clifton

Have some great food and drinks with your favorite gals! Enjoy half priced pitchers of Mimosas and Sangria Reserve your table today!

http://theshannonrose.com/galentines-brunch/