There is no shortage of things to see and do in Greater Morristown this weekend!
THURSDAY, FEB. 8, 2018:
The Morris County Sheriff’s Office brings its Hope One mobile outreach vehicle to the Morristown & Township Library, from 9 am to 2 pm. The Hope One table will include: Access to detox, rehab, mental health services, recovery services, information and support and free Narcan training. At One Miller Road, Morristown.
The Morristown & Township Library continues its tribute to the Coen Brothers with their 1990 film Miller’s Crossing (Rated R), at 6:45 pm. Free. At One Miller Road, Morristown.
An Acoustic Evening with Trey Anastasio, a founder of Phish, comes to Morristown’s Mayo Performing Arts Center at 7:30 pm. This show is sold out; check with the box office and maybe you’ll get lucky. Tickets: $65-$85. At 100 South St., call 973-539-8008.
FRIDAY, FEB. 9:
Morning Yoga with Munah Hayes returns to the Morristown & Township Library at 9:30 am. Free. Bring a yoga mat. At One Miller Road, Morristown.
Morristown’s Bethel A.M.E. Church is celebrating its 175th anniversary with a year-long series of events, including a 6 pm “Dinner and Dialogue” about race relations, at the Table of Hope, 59 Spring St. Free; donations welcome. Sites of Conscience will moderate the discussion.
The Minstrel’s revamped open stage introduces a new feature: Two stages, to ensure everyone gets a shake at performing. Arrive at 7 pm to sign up. Admission: $5. At the Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Road, Morris Township.
Walnut Street Theatre presents: Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery, at 8 pm at Morristown’s Mayo Performing Arts Center. Tickets: $29-$69. At 100 South St., call 973-539-8008.
SATURDAY, FEB. 10:
Color guards from 25 schools across the tri-state area will participate in the first Winter Guard Competition, in the Morristown High School gym from 4:30 pm to 9 pm.
British composer Malcolm Archer will premiere a new work at the 2018 Emily and Lauren Failla Choir Festival, at 6 pm at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Morristown. The church choirs will be joined by area choristers and award-winning organist Joshua Stafford in this free, hour-long concert.At Miller Road and Maple Avenue. Read more here.
The Delbarton Abbey Players present Into the Woods at 7:30 pm. See Friday entry for details.
Marcia Ball and her band bring their New Orleans sound for a Mardi Gras concert at the Morris Museum’s Bickford Theatre in Morris Township at 8 pm. Tickets: $35 in advance, $40 at the door. At 6 Normandy Heights Road, 973-971- 3706.
SUNDAY, FEB. 11:
Morristown’s Temple B’nai Or hosts a blood drive from 9 am to 1 pm for Community Blood Services. Donors must be at least 16 years old (16 & 17 with parental permission), weigh at least 110 pounds, eat before donating, and bring ID. At 60 Overlook Road.
A Most Remarkable Family: The Macculloch/Miller/Post Family, 1810-1950 opens in the Upstairs Gallery of Morristown’s Macculloch Hall Historical Museum, from 1 pm to 4 pm. Admission: $4-$8; members, and children 4 and under, free. At 45 Macculloch Ave.
Former Drew University professor and lighting device expert David Cowell will present Achieving Artificial Light: Lighting Devices and the Civil War, at 2 pm in the Museum of Early Trades and Crafts in Madison. Admission: $8. At 9 Main St.
Mammoth Follies come to Morristown’s Mayo Performing Arts Center at 1:30 pm and 4:30 pm. Ages 4-10. Tickets:At 100 South St., call 973-539-8008.
The Delbarton Abbey Players present Into the Woods at 2 pm. See Friday entry for details.
The MacDowell Club of Mountain Lakes presents harpist Merynda Adams and flutist John Romeri performing Bach sonatas and Piazzolla tangos, at 3 pm, at the Community Church Chapel, 48 Briarcliff Road. Admission: $10.