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This is Rutherford's Weekend Happenings {January 10 - 12, 2019}

By Tracy Leigh

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

Adult Craft: Button Snowflakes

Friday, January 10, 2019, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm at the Rutherford Public Library - Glass Room

Join us the library as they make a button snowflake craft. Registration is required and preference will be given to Rutherford residents. To register, call 201-939-8600.



Visit the Meadowlands Museum

Saturday, December 21 @ 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

Zumba to Benefit Project Graduation

Saturday, January 11th at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm at First Presbyterian Church, 1 E. Passaic Ave, Rutherford

ZUMBA! Project Graduation Fundraiser will be at the First Presbyterian Church of Rutherford.

$15 at the door

$10 in advance

Get in shape AND have fun!

Rutherford Swim Association (RSA) Presents Butterfly Clinic with TCNJ

Saturday, January 11th at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm or 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Rutherford High School, 56 Elliott Pl.

RSA will be presenting a Butterfly Clinic with The College of New Jersey (TCNJ). See flyer and schedule for more details.