5 Favorite Things In and Around Madison, NJ: April 6 - April 12


There is SO much to do this week with and for the kiddos in our neighborhood. Whether it's taking in a show, some cooking lessons or some STEAM activities, Madison and our neighboring communities have something for everyone!

STEAM- Powered Drop In @ Madison Public Library

Friday, April 6, 3:30 - 5:30 pm

Play with Spheros, legos, and snap circuits. Meet in the Chase Room at 3:30pm. Come when you want, leave when you want!

For kids in grades 5+



Treasure Island @ SOPAC

Saturday, April 7, 2 pm

Treasure Island conjures up a thrilling tale of adventure on the high seas in this fun-filled yarn of piracy and buried treasure. Jim Hawkins, cabin boy on the sailing ship “Hispaniola,” is drawn into this action-packed story full of unsavory characters, including the infamous Long John Silver, who leads a scramble for buried treasure on an exotic isle.  The greedy mutineers fight each other for treasure as friendships come unraveled, and new alliances are formed. Good ultimately triumphs, but not without lots of twists and turns!


For ages 3-7



Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood @ Mayo Performing Arts Center

Sunday, April 8, 2 pm & 5:30 pm

The grr-ific musical for little tigers and grown-ups alike is back with an all-new show.  Daniel and his friends invite you for a brand-new adventure filled with tigertastic fun that teaches valuable lessons of kindness, helping others, and being a friend.

Ages 2-6

Tickets $20 - $75


Healthy Italia - Junior Class (ages 10 and up)

Monday, April 9th, 3:45 - 5:15 pm

Chicken Pizzaiola, a cheese tasting and veggie skewers are on the menu at this junior cooking class.



Also at Mayo Performing Arts Center...


Goodnight Construction Site

Tuesday, April 10, 12:15 pm

Bedtime is approaching, and a team of construction vehicles needs to get their rest. But Crane Truck is cranky, Cement Mixer takes too long with bath time, and Dump Truck isn’t sleepy! Excavator and Bulldozer find that preparing for bed is a job in itself! Will they ever get some shut-eye? Based upon the best-selling book.

Tickets $8