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Jun
2
Sat
A Day at the Farm 2018
Jun 2 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Date & Time: Saturday, June 2, 2018 from 11 am – 3 pm

South Jersey Art Fest 2018 @ Appel Farm Arts & Music Center
Jun 2 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join us for the South Jersey Arts Fest! Ignite your imagination during a jam-packed weekend of performance, innovative arts exhibits and immersive workshops for the whole family!

The event features live music and performance art, student-based performances, crafters and artists, delicious fare from gourmet food trucks, local wine and craft brews. Check out the “Art of Wine-Making” tent hosted by various South Jersey wineries where you can meet the winemakers, learn the secrets to making great wine and sample exclusive vintages. Drop off your kids at “Kids Camp” where they can experience the magic of Appel Farm’s summer camp while parents enjoy the festival. Camp under the stars on Saturday night and enjoy a campfire, s’mores and a special musical performance. On Sunday morning, novice and experienced riders can join the South Jersey Cycling Tour. Don’t miss this special family kick-off to the summer where you will discover what makes Appel Farm the leading arts education center in South Jersey!

Date & Time: June 2nd & 3rd, 2018, from 1pm – 6pm

Location: Appel Farm Arts & Music Center, 457 Shirley Road, Elmer, NJ 08318

Website: https://www.appelfarm.org/south-jersey-arts-fest/

Featuring:

  • Music by known regional artists
  • Student-based performers, theatre, choral and dance troupes
  • Crafters & artists
  • Delicious fare from gourmet food trucks, craft brews and wine

Tickets: https://www.appelfarm.org/south-jersey-arts-fest/

  • $15 Single Day
  • $25 VIP – One day VIP includes entrance into the VIP tent where you can relax in the shade, enjoy refreshments, and meet the artists. Also includes a free ticket into the “Art of Wine Making” workshops
  • $30 Two-Day ticket
  • $50 Two-Day VIP ticket includes access for both days
  • $5 “Art of Wine Making” Workshop Ticket
  • Children 13 and under are free of charge. Additional “Kids Camp” ticket available for $10.
  • $40 Overnight Camping Ticket includes camp space, campfire, s’mores and performance by a special musical guest.
  • $500 Room Ticket for 10 guests that includes 10 Two-Day VIP tickets. That’s only $50 per person for indoor overnight accommodations, entrance to the VIP tent and the “Art of Wine Making”. Great for family reunions, high school reunions, bridal showers and more!
  • FREE South Jersey Cycling Tour. Reservations required.

Vending: https://www.appelfarm.org/south-jersey-arts-fest/

  • Food Trucks – We are looking for Food Trucks, Artists, Craftspeople and Culinary Artists to be a part of our South Jersey Arts Fest!
    • Appel Farm will accept four savory food trucks, one sweets food truck and one ice cream/water ice truck to participate in our Wine, Beer and Food Garden. The cost to participate is $150 for two days. One food truck will be asked to come early on Sunday to sell breakfast and coffee to overnight attendees.
  • Vendors – Craftspeople, fine artists and culinary artists.
    • Appel Farm will accept 20 craft vendors and artists and 5 culinary artisans to sell their work. The cost to participate is $75 per vendor.

Jun
3
Sun
South Jersey Art Fest 2018 @ Appel Farm Arts & Music Center
Jun 3 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join us for the South Jersey Arts Fest! Ignite your imagination during a jam-packed weekend of performance, innovative arts exhibits and immersive workshops for the whole family!

The event features live music and performance art, student-based performances, crafters and artists, delicious fare from gourmet food trucks, local wine and craft brews. Check out the “Art of Wine-Making” tent hosted by various South Jersey wineries where you can meet the winemakers, learn the secrets to making great wine and sample exclusive vintages. Drop off your kids at “Kids Camp” where they can experience the magic of Appel Farm’s summer camp while parents enjoy the festival. Camp under the stars on Saturday night and enjoy a campfire, s’mores and a special musical performance. On Sunday morning, novice and experienced riders can join the South Jersey Cycling Tour. Don’t miss this special family kick-off to the summer where you will discover what makes Appel Farm the leading arts education center in South Jersey!

Date & Time: June 2nd & 3rd, 2018, from 1pm – 6pm

Location: Appel Farm Arts & Music Center, 457 Shirley Road, Elmer, NJ 08318

Website: https://www.appelfarm.org/south-jersey-arts-fest/

Featuring:

  • Music by known regional artists
  • Student-based performers, theatre, choral and dance troupes
  • Crafters & artists
  • Delicious fare from gourmet food trucks, craft brews and wine

Tickets: https://www.appelfarm.org/south-jersey-arts-fest/

  • $15 Single Day
  • $25 VIP – One day VIP includes entrance into the VIP tent where you can relax in the shade, enjoy refreshments, and meet the artists. Also includes a free ticket into the “Art of Wine Making” workshops
  • $30 Two-Day ticket
  • $50 Two-Day VIP ticket includes access for both days
  • $5 “Art of Wine Making” Workshop Ticket
  • Children 13 and under are free of charge. Additional “Kids Camp” ticket available for $10.
  • $40 Overnight Camping Ticket includes camp space, campfire, s’mores and performance by a special musical guest.
  • $500 Room Ticket for 10 guests that includes 10 Two-Day VIP tickets. That’s only $50 per person for indoor overnight accommodations, entrance to the VIP tent and the “Art of Wine Making”. Great for family reunions, high school reunions, bridal showers and more!
  • FREE South Jersey Cycling Tour. Reservations required.

Vending: https://www.appelfarm.org/south-jersey-arts-fest/

  • Food Trucks – We are looking for Food Trucks, Artists, Craftspeople and Culinary Artists to be a part of our South Jersey Arts Fest!
    • Appel Farm will accept four savory food trucks, one sweets food truck and one ice cream/water ice truck to participate in our Wine, Beer and Food Garden. The cost to participate is $150 for two days. One food truck will be asked to come early on Sunday to sell breakfast and coffee to overnight attendees.
  • Vendors – Craftspeople, fine artists and culinary artists.
    • Appel Farm will accept 20 craft vendors and artists and 5 culinary artisans to sell their work. The cost to participate is $75 per vendor.

Jun
5
Tue
Salem County History Roundtable FREE Workshop @ Ware Agricultural Offices
Jun 5 @ 6:30 pm

Date & Time: June 5, 2018 at 6:30pm

Location: Ware Agricultural Offices, 51 Cheney Road, Woodstown, NJ 08098

Cost: FREE

With a team of historians, researchers, planners, architectural historians, architests, engineers & archaeologists, the NJHPO responds to more than 40,000 calls yearly from people working to preserve, protect and promote New Jersey’s historic resources.

Whether you are interested in establishing a local historic district, nominating a building to the New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places, or interested in restoring your house, this workshop is for you!

freeworkshop

Jun
25
Mon
REAL LIFE Academy: Preparing teens for life on their own @ Salem County Vocational Technical School
Jun 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

When: June 25-29, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Where: Salem County Vocational Technical School, 880 Route 45, Woodstown, NJ. Who: Salem County teens who are completing 7th, 8th, 9th grades.
What: A week-long academy to prepare teens for life away from home. Activities

include:

-cooking skills
-financial management
-consumerism skills (grocery store field trip)
-basic nutrition
-basic first aid
-clothing care (sew on a button, iron a shirt, remove a stain) -basic etiquette
-and more!

Cost: $100 – to cover cost of food and supplies. Lunch and a snack included each day. (Current 4-H members and SCVTS students receive a $20 discount on registration fee. 8th graders enrolled in SCVTS in the fall also receive the discount.)

Scholarships: A limited number of full and partial scholarships are available thanks to funding from the Salem Health & Wellness Foundation. Participants applying for scholarship money should include a need statement instead of payment. Statements will be kept confidential. Scholarship recipients will be notified by June 8.

How to register: Complete the attached for registration form, Permission Form, and mail a check to “Salem County 4-H Leaders Association” to RCE of Salem County, 51 Cheney Rd., Suite 1, Woodstown, NJ 08098.

Registration deadline is June 1. Registration limited to first 24 teens.

The program is being coordinated by the 4-H Youth Development program of Rutgers Cooperative Extension and hosted by the Salem County Vocational Technical School District. Additional support for the program is being provided by the Family and Community Health Sciences Department of Rutgers Cooperative Extension, the Salem County Department of Health & Human Services, and the Salem Health & Wellness Foundation.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD EVENT FLIER AND REGISTRATION FORMS

Jun
26
Tue
REAL LIFE Academy: Preparing teens for life on their own @ Salem County Vocational Technical School
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

When: June 25-29, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Where: Salem County Vocational Technical School, 880 Route 45, Woodstown, NJ. Who: Salem County teens who are completing 7th, 8th, 9th grades.
What: A week-long academy to prepare teens for life away from home. Activities

include:

-cooking skills
-financial management
-consumerism skills (grocery store field trip)
-basic nutrition
-basic first aid
-clothing care (sew on a button, iron a shirt, remove a stain) -basic etiquette
-and more!

Cost: $100 – to cover cost of food and supplies. Lunch and a snack included each day. (Current 4-H members and SCVTS students receive a $20 discount on registration fee. 8th graders enrolled in SCVTS in the fall also receive the discount.)

Scholarships: A limited number of full and partial scholarships are available thanks to funding from the Salem Health & Wellness Foundation. Participants applying for scholarship money should include a need statement instead of payment. Statements will be kept confidential. Scholarship recipients will be notified by June 8.

How to register: Complete the attached for registration form, Permission Form, and mail a check to “Salem County 4-H Leaders Association” to RCE of Salem County, 51 Cheney Rd., Suite 1, Woodstown, NJ 08098.

Registration deadline is June 1. Registration limited to first 24 teens.

The program is being coordinated by the 4-H Youth Development program of Rutgers Cooperative Extension and hosted by the Salem County Vocational Technical School District. Additional support for the program is being provided by the Family and Community Health Sciences Department of Rutgers Cooperative Extension, the Salem County Department of Health & Human Services, and the Salem Health & Wellness Foundation.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD EVENT FLIER AND REGISTRATION FORMS

Jun
27
Wed
REAL LIFE Academy: Preparing teens for life on their own @ Salem County Vocational Technical School
Jun 27 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

When: June 25-29, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Where: Salem County Vocational Technical School, 880 Route 45, Woodstown, NJ. Who: Salem County teens who are completing 7th, 8th, 9th grades.
What: A week-long academy to prepare teens for life away from home. Activities

include:

-cooking skills
-financial management
-consumerism skills (grocery store field trip)
-basic nutrition
-basic first aid
-clothing care (sew on a button, iron a shirt, remove a stain) -basic etiquette
-and more!

Cost: $100 – to cover cost of food and supplies. Lunch and a snack included each day. (Current 4-H members and SCVTS students receive a $20 discount on registration fee. 8th graders enrolled in SCVTS in the fall also receive the discount.)

Scholarships: A limited number of full and partial scholarships are available thanks to funding from the Salem Health & Wellness Foundation. Participants applying for scholarship money should include a need statement instead of payment. Statements will be kept confidential. Scholarship recipients will be notified by June 8.

How to register: Complete the attached for registration form, Permission Form, and mail a check to “Salem County 4-H Leaders Association” to RCE of Salem County, 51 Cheney Rd., Suite 1, Woodstown, NJ 08098.

Registration deadline is June 1. Registration limited to first 24 teens.

The program is being coordinated by the 4-H Youth Development program of Rutgers Cooperative Extension and hosted by the Salem County Vocational Technical School District. Additional support for the program is being provided by the Family and Community Health Sciences Department of Rutgers Cooperative Extension, the Salem County Department of Health & Human Services, and the Salem Health & Wellness Foundation.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD EVENT FLIER AND REGISTRATION FORMS

Jun
28
Thu
REAL LIFE Academy: Preparing teens for life on their own @ Salem County Vocational Technical School
Jun 28 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

When: June 25-29, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Where: Salem County Vocational Technical School, 880 Route 45, Woodstown, NJ. Who: Salem County teens who are completing 7th, 8th, 9th grades.
What: A week-long academy to prepare teens for life away from home. Activities

include:

-cooking skills
-financial management
-consumerism skills (grocery store field trip)
-basic nutrition
-basic first aid
-clothing care (sew on a button, iron a shirt, remove a stain) -basic etiquette
-and more!

Cost: $100 – to cover cost of food and supplies. Lunch and a snack included each day. (Current 4-H members and SCVTS students receive a $20 discount on registration fee. 8th graders enrolled in SCVTS in the fall also receive the discount.)

Scholarships: A limited number of full and partial scholarships are available thanks to funding from the Salem Health & Wellness Foundation. Participants applying for scholarship money should include a need statement instead of payment. Statements will be kept confidential. Scholarship recipients will be notified by June 8.

How to register: Complete the attached for registration form, Permission Form, and mail a check to “Salem County 4-H Leaders Association” to RCE of Salem County, 51 Cheney Rd., Suite 1, Woodstown, NJ 08098.

Registration deadline is June 1. Registration limited to first 24 teens.

The program is being coordinated by the 4-H Youth Development program of Rutgers Cooperative Extension and hosted by the Salem County Vocational Technical School District. Additional support for the program is being provided by the Family and Community Health Sciences Department of Rutgers Cooperative Extension, the Salem County Department of Health & Human Services, and the Salem Health & Wellness Foundation.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD EVENT FLIER AND REGISTRATION FORMS

Jun
29
Fri
REAL LIFE Academy: Preparing teens for life on their own @ Salem County Vocational Technical School
Jun 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

When: June 25-29, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Where: Salem County Vocational Technical School, 880 Route 45, Woodstown, NJ. Who: Salem County teens who are completing 7th, 8th, 9th grades.
What: A week-long academy to prepare teens for life away from home. Activities

include:

-cooking skills
-financial management
-consumerism skills (grocery store field trip)
-basic nutrition
-basic first aid
-clothing care (sew on a button, iron a shirt, remove a stain) -basic etiquette
-and more!

Cost: $100 – to cover cost of food and supplies. Lunch and a snack included each day. (Current 4-H members and SCVTS students receive a $20 discount on registration fee. 8th graders enrolled in SCVTS in the fall also receive the discount.)

Scholarships: A limited number of full and partial scholarships are available thanks to funding from the Salem Health & Wellness Foundation. Participants applying for scholarship money should include a need statement instead of payment. Statements will be kept confidential. Scholarship recipients will be notified by June 8.

How to register: Complete the attached for registration form, Permission Form, and mail a check to “Salem County 4-H Leaders Association” to RCE of Salem County, 51 Cheney Rd., Suite 1, Woodstown, NJ 08098.

Registration deadline is June 1. Registration limited to first 24 teens.

The program is being coordinated by the 4-H Youth Development program of Rutgers Cooperative Extension and hosted by the Salem County Vocational Technical School District. Additional support for the program is being provided by the Family and Community Health Sciences Department of Rutgers Cooperative Extension, the Salem County Department of Health & Human Services, and the Salem Health & Wellness Foundation.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD EVENT FLIER AND REGISTRATION FORMS

Sep
29
Sat
Historic Sites Weekend @ Fort Motts State Park
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am

Date & Time: September 29 & 30, 2018 at 9:00 am

Location: Fort Motts State Park, 454 Fort Mott Road, Pennsville, New Jersey 08070

historicsoldiers

Sep
30
Sun
Historic Sites Weekend @ Fort Motts State Park
Sep 30 @ 9:00 am

Date & Time: September 29 & 30, 2018 at 9:00 am

Location: Fort Motts State Park, 454 Fort Mott Road, Pennsville, New Jersey 08070

historicsoldiers