5 Favorite Things: March 1st - March 8th

There’s so much going on in the area this weekend! Go see a show, celebrate Dr. Seuss, or just check out a museum! Whichever you choose, the family is sure to have a blast!


The Secret Garden

Madison Junior School

Friday, March 1st - 7:30 pm

Saturday, March 2nd - 4 pm

Come join Mary. Colin and the rest of the kids at Madison Junior School as they present The Secret Garden this weekend. It’s fun for the whole family

Tickets range in price.

For more info, click here.


Dr. Seuss Family Day

Morris Museum

Saturday, March 2nd - 11 am - 4 pm

Celebrate the birthday of one of the most beloved children’s authors at Morris Museum. Enjoy readings of Dr. Seuss classics throughout the day, make a hat like the Cat’s, and participate in a Seuss-inspired science demo in the BASF Kids’ Lab.

Kids are welcome to come dressed as their favorite Seuss character. Visitors with special needs are welcome to experience the museum and special activities at 10 a.m.

Performances of Seussology take place at 11am and 1:30pm in the Bickford Theatre.

Prices vary

Check out the museum website for more info on this fun day!


Day of Drones

Liberty Science Center

Saturday, March 2nd - Starts at 9 am

Drones are taking over Liberty Science Center. Immerse yourself in the action via FPV (first person view) goggles, experience a thrilling freestyle FPV competition, fly a drone in the drone cage, browse through vendors at the drone expo, and learn basic skills in our Drone University classes.

Visit the museum website for details.


Henry & Mudge

Paper Mill Playhouse

Saturday, March 2nd - 10 am

Based Cynthia Rylant’s best-selling books, follow the exploits of Henry and Mudge in this lively musical. Sometimes it’s tough being a kid, but life is a lot easier-and a lot more fun-when you’ve got a great big canine buddy to share your adventures.

Tickets: $15

Ages 4 and up

Visit the theater website for tickets and more info.


Beauty & The Beast


Saturday, March 2nd - 2 pm

SOPAC presents this tale as old as time. In the beloved story of Beauty & the Beast, the beautiful Belle finds herself in a spell-bound castle held captive by a beast…does she fall in love with the Beast before the last petal falls from the enchanted rose? Or will the Beast’s selfishness cost him the world he once knew and the hand of the girl that has melted his heart?

Ages 4-10

Tickets: $20

Visit the theater website for tickets and info.