Tempest Productions & the City of Hoboken Present
where stories come to life through song, dance, poetry and drama!
FREE • Elysian Park, 10th & Hudson St. • 1-3pm
Designed for all ages! Pack a picnic and join us in the park
on our summer adventures!
Rain or shine. Tents will be setup in case of inclement weather
Tempest Productions is proud to present a series of StoryBook Journeys. Join your favorite storybook characters and become an integral part of the story as we sing, dance, whistle, and hum through the magical world of books in these interactive journeys.
Sat. June 1 – Where the Wild Things Are
Celebrate the writing of Maurice Sendak and discover many wild things as we roar,
gnash, roll and sail off into this wacky adventure!
Sat. July 20 – The Magic Hat
Discover the rhyme, rhythm & magic of books as we follow the bouncing hat
created by Mem Fox that “makes all the magic wherever it sat.”
Sat. August 17 – Listen to the Rain!
Stormy storms and windy weather! Explore the beauty and mystery of the sounds of rain using found objects and percussion instruments. Join us as we bring storms to life with the words of
Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault.
Sat. October 5 – Alice in Wonderland: 1:30-3pm
This event begins at Shipyard Park and ends at Maxwell Park.
The Red Queen requests the pleasure of your company as she searches for tarts and plays croquet! Come follow Alice, the White Rabbit and other characters from the Lewis Carroll classics. We’ll search for “six impossible things” and end our journey by meeting a Jabberwocky! Rain or Shine!
Tempest Productions Inc www.tempestproductions.org
This program is made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, administered by the Hudson County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs, Thomas A. DeGise, County Executive, and the Board of Chosen Freeholders.
The public parks in Hoboken are wheelchair accessible. Program Materials for the performances are available in Large Print upon request.
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Art in the Park
Art in the Park is a 6 week creative arts program for toddlers ages 4 & under.
There are eight 6 week sessions. Sessions take place on different days, in different parks,
at different times.
Choose either Pier A or Elysian Park
• Early Morning sessions: 9am to 10:30am or
• Mid-Morning sessions: 11am to 12:30pm
Pier A Park, Sinatra Dr. & 1st St.
Monday sessions: June 17, 24; July 8, 15, 22, 29
Wednesday sessions: June 19, 26; July 10, 17, 24, 31
Elysian Park, Hudson St. bet. 10th & 11th Sts.
Tuesday sessions: June 18, 25; July 9, 16, 23, 30
Thursday sessions: June 20, 27; July 11, 18, 25; August 1
Cost per 6 week session is $25.
Each session will accept 60 children.
Child must be accompanied by parent or guardian.
Dress child in messy clothes as clay or paints may stain clothes
Online registration begins May 28. Click on: http://www.hobokennj.org/register
In Case of Rain, rain location will be announced.
For more information contact 201-420-2207
Mommy & Me Yoga
For ages 3 – 5
Parent must accompany child.
Bring a beach towel or yoga mat.
Pier A Park, 9am to 10am
Each session is limited to 20 moms & their child.
Online Registration begins May 28.
To register, visit: www.hobokennj.org/register
$25 fee per 6 week session
Select either Monday or Wednesday session.
Mondays: July 8, 15, 22, 29, August 5, 12
Wednesdays: July 10, 17, 24, 31, August 7, 14
Little yogis will stretch, breathe, move & have fun as they learn basic yoga poses alongside mom!
Your little one will build gross motor skills & make new friends, while you bond & move together.
All levels welcome.
Family Fun Nights
Presented by the City of Hoboken and co-sponsored by The Applied Companies
FREE Outdoor Performances offer fun for the whole family.
When: Tuesday evenings at 7pm
Where: Shipyard Park,
located at 13th Street & McFeeley Drive.
For more info: Geri Fallo (201) 420-2207
June 4 – The Hey Ya Brothers
The Hey-Ya Brothers is a two-man slapstick comedy variety show
for the whole family created by clown and physical comedians
Joel Jeske and Christopher Lueck.
June 11 – Yosi
(lively Children’s Sing-a-long) Award winning musician, Yosi performs original and traditional songs throughout North East USA & beyond. From school and library events to regional music festivals, Yosi’s shows are whimsical, imaginative, and enthusiastic. ‘Super Kids Rock’ won NPR: 2009′s Best Music For Kids, And Their Families, and 2010 Creative Child Preferred Choice Award; Winner of The National Parenting Center’s 2010 Seal of Approval.
June 18 - Rockin Railroad -
Named “Best of” by New York Magazine. The Rockin Railroad band takes you on a journey through tempo, rhythm, word recognition, and sound identification, exploring different instruments and musical genres. Co-Sponsored by Kidville.
June 25 – Garden St. Band – presented by staff & students from
The Garden St. School of the Performing Arts. Will keep you jumping, grooving and moving.
Fun for kids and adults of all ages!
July 9 - Ron Albanese (Polka Dot!) & the Polka Dot Pals!
Ron brings along his POLKA DOT PALS! band for a music and comedy show like no other. There’s songs for everyone, costumes, props, special effects, and more!
Co-Sponsored by My Gym Hoboken
July 16 – Preschool of Rock
Each show is a roof raising celebration, delivering a cerebral experience filled with exciting and intelligent programming. The use of live, original music, drum circles, guitars, world instruments, dramatic play, props, puppets, movement and storytelling, captivate audiences, young & old.
July 23- The Fuzzy Lemons - Get ready to jump, wiggle, and shake with The Fuzzy Lemons, the juiciest family-friendly rock band on the scene! With laugh-out-loud lyrics & memorable melodies, every song tells a story & every show is full of fun. C0-Sponsored by Ben & Jerry’s.
July 30 – Erin Lee & the Up Past Bedtime Band
Erin’s original songs about loose teeth, lost baseballs, & other assorted joys & challenges of childhood have earned her national attention as one of the freshest, funniest, & insightful performers for kids . . . and of course, their parents.
Aug 6 – Music Makes Me – is an integrated, educational, music and movement program designed for kids. Our artists perform interactive songs that are designed to educate by utilizing melodies that are catchy and fun. Each session delivers an extremely high level of enthusiasm and energy, which is contagious! (Raindate August 27)
Aug. 13 – Guitar Bar Jr. All Stars
Co-Sponsored by Guitar Bar Jr.
Aug. 20 - Music Together
Pre-Show Activities before the concert:
My Gym Hoboken will offer a pre-show demo
beginning at 6:15pm on July 9th & 30th and Aug. 6th.
Mimi Kids Yoga will offer pre-show yoga at 6:15pm June 4 & 11, July 23 & Aug. 20.
Additional support provided by My Gym Hoboken, Hoboken Family Alliance, Kidville, Guitar Bar Jr., Ben & Jerry's Garden St. School of the Performing Arts and Mimi Kids Yoga
Movies Under the Stars
presented by the City of Hoboken & Projected Images of Hudson County
Pier A Park: 1st St. & Sinatra Dr. • Bring a blanket or low back chair.
June & July: Movies start 9:00pm • August: Movies start approx. 8:00pm
June 12 - Skyfall
June 19 - Lincoln
June 26 - Les Miserables
July 10 - Silver Linings Playbook
July 17 - Argo
July 31 - Life of PI
Aug. 7 - Mary Poppins
Aug. 14 - The Croods
July 21 - Madagascar 3
Pre-Show Activities before the movies
July 10 - 7pm, Circus Under the Stars
A Unique & dazzling variety show filled with high flying acrobats,
ground acts, & super silly characters.
Presented by Aerial Acrobat Entertainment
raindate is July 17th
Aug. 7 -
7pm - Preschool of Rock
7:30pm - free demo by My Gym Hoboken
This program is made possible in part by funds from The New Jersey State Council on the arts/department of state, a Partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, administered by The Hudson County Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs, Thomas A. Degise, County Executive, and the Board of Chosen freeholders.
Sponsored by: Projected Images of Hudson County, My Gym Hoboken, United Water, Bijou Properties, Muller Insurance, Hoboken Family Alliance, Shop Rite of Hoboken, and State Farm Insurance