Greater Morristown weekend preview: Oscars, music and more

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Compiled by Kevin Coughlin

A whole bunch of music awaits you this weekend in Greater Morristown–along with an Oscar party at the library!

Scroll down for details. Check our handy calendar for even more activities–and add your own events, too!

THURSDAY, FEB. 23, 2017:

room with a viewThe Morristown & Township Library continues its Italy Winter Film series with A Room With a View (1985, unrated) at 6:45 pm. Free. Doors open at 6:15 pm; light refreshments. At One Miller Road, Morristown.

The North Jersey Civil War Round Table presents Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi, author of Northern Women in the Aftermath of the Civil War, at 7:14 pm, in the Haggerty Education Center at the Frelinghuysen Arboretum, 353 E. Hanover Ave. Morris Township (opposite the Morris County Library). Admission: $5; students, free.

The National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine performs at Morristown’s Mayo Performing Arts Center at 7:30 pm. Tickets: $29-$59. At 100 South St. Call 973-539-8008. 

National Orchestra of Ukraine
National Orchestra of Ukraine



yogaMorning Yoga with Munah Hayes returns to the Morristown & Township Library at 9:30 am. Free. Bring a yoga mat. At One Miller Road, Morristown.

Singer-songwriter Steevan Mars, a finalist in next week’s Morristown Onstage contest, will give a preview show from 6:30 pm-8 pm at The Creamery in Morristown. Free. At 146 South St.

Steevan Mars at Morristown Onstage Media Day 2017. Photo by Kevin Coughlin, Jan.7, 2017.

Steevan Mars. Photo by Kevin Coughlin, Jan.7, 2017.

Occidental Gypsy comes to The Minstrel in Morris Township at 7:30 pm, with Addie & Olin as openers. Admission: $10. Children 12 and under, free. At the Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Road.

Occidental Gypsy
Occidental Gypsy

Singer Sal Valentinetti comes to Morristown’s Mayo Performing Arts Center at 8 pm. Tickets: $29-$69. At 100 South St. Call 973-539-8008.

Sal Valentinetti
Sal Valentinetti


The Hanover Township PBA is hosting a blood drive from 9 am to 1:30 pm at the Community Center, 15 North Jefferson Road, Whippany. Schedule your blood donation here.

The musical Annie comes to Morristown’s Mayo Performing Arts Center for two shows, at 2 pm and 7:30 pm. Tickets: $49-$89.  At 100 South St. Call 973-539-8008.



Dr. Stephen D. Moore of the Drew Theological School concludes his series Revelation: Empire, Sex and Ecology at 8:30 am at the Presbyterian Parish House, 65 South St., Morristown. Admission: Free.

The  Morris County Winter Farmers Market returns at 10 Morristown’s Alexander Hamilton School, where it will be every Sunday through April 9, 2017, from 10 am to 2 pm.  It’s presented by the Foodshed Alliance Farmers’ Access Network, at 24 Mills St.

The Discovery Orchestra presents Return of Dueling Pianists at 3 pm, in the Concert Hall at Drew University in Madison. Tickets: $40; seniors, students, $30. At 36 Madison Ave. Call 908-226-7300 or email here for more. SPECIAL DISCOUNT: $20, use code Twenty at checkout, through Feb. 25.

The Discovery Orchestra
The Discovery Orchestra

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, featuring pianist Kirill Gerstein and a program of Rachimanoff, comes to Morristown’s Mayo Performing Arts Center, at 3 pm. Tickets: $20-$90.

Pianist Kirill Gerstein
Pianist Kirill Gerstein

movie clapperWatch the Oscars at the Morristown & Township Library, starting at 7 pm. Free. At One Miller Road, Morristown. 


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