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  • Apple Montessori Hoboken Open Houses

    “The most important period of life is not the age of university studies, but the first one, the period from birth to the age of six.” ~Maria Montessori 

     

    Family owned Apple Montessori has set exceptional standards in early childhood education since 1972. Learn more at an upcoming open house at one of our two Hoboken schools for children ages 6 weeks to 6 years. 

     

    Hoboken Maxwell @ 1055 Maxwell Lane

    Friday, May 4

    9:15 am, 10:15 am, 1:15 pm, 2:15 pm

     

    Hoboken Sinatra @ 220 Sinatra Drive

    Friday, May 18

    9:15 am, 10:15 am, 1:15 pm, 2:15 pm

     

    Learn more and RSVP: https://www.applemontessorischools.com/may-open-houses/

     

    AGENDA

    • Learn What Sets Apple Montessori Apart
    • Explore the Benefits of Montessori Education for Your Child
    • Meet Our Team Who Loves What They Do
    • Q&A
    • Experience the Classrooms 

    ·         Your child is welcome to join us for a STEAM-inspired experience!

     

    Apple Montessori was voted Favorite Preschool in the Little Hoboken Awards and won 2018 Most Loved Preschool by parents through Hula Frog. Apple has educated multiple generations of families and many team members have been with us 10, 20, even 30 years. Learn how our students academically outperform against the national average and how we nurture the whole child through character education and enrichment programs. Join an Open House or contact us for a personal tour.


  • Join Stevens Cooperative School for School Tours this Spring!

    Get a jump on the Fall Admissions Season this Spring and hear about our limited availability for the 2018-19 school year! Our Spring Tours are a perfect first look at Stevens Cooperative School for families with students 2-years-old through 7th grade. During our Spring Tours, visitors are able to meet faculty, tour our campus, and learn more about the admissions and financial aid process.

    Spring Tours begin at 8:45am:

    Tuesday, May 1, 2018
    Kindergarten through 7th grade
    Newport Campus, 100 River Drive S., Jersey City, NJ

    Wednesday, May 2, 2018
    Pre-Kindergarten through 7th grade
    Hoboken Campus, 301 Garden Street, Hoboken, NJ

    Thursday, May 3, 2018
    2- and 3-year-old programs
    Hoboken Campus, 339 River Street, Hoboken, NJ

    For more information and to register, click here. For questions, email admissions@nullstevenscoop.org.

    Financial aid is available for qualified families.


  • Mile Square Theatre Scholarships for its 2018 Summer Workshops for Boys and Girls Ages 4-17

    Mile Square Theatre, Hudson County’s leading professional theatre, is pleased to announce full and partial scholarships for its 2018 Summer Workshops.

    MST Summer Dance Workshops offer a diverse curriculum featuring Dance Conditioning, Ballet, Contemporary, Theatre Dance, Hip Hop, Flamenco, Improvisation, and Young Choreographers’ Workshop. Last year’s workshop featured dancers from the cast of Broadway’s The King and I. Students work with professional dancers in an environment that encourages creativity and artistic growth.

    MST Summer Theater Workshops offer an opportunity for students to work with professional actors on auditioning and theatre technique as well as perform on MST's stage. New York City casting director Judy Bowman will critique auditions and offer feedback to student actors. Students who take the performance workshop will work on A Wrinkle in Time.

    The teaching staff includes Sarah Weber Gallo (Director of Mile Square Theatre Dance Academy and senior dancer with the Metropolitan Opera Ballet), Chris O’Connor (Artistic Director of Mile Square Theatre, Assistant Professor at Molloy College and freelance director and actor), and Annie McAdams (Director of Mile Square Theatre Education and adjunct faculty at Drew University Department of Theatre and Dance).

    Scholarships for Mile Square Theatre Summer Workshops are made possible by the generous support of Exec | Comm. Students who qualify for free or reduced lunch will qualify for full scholarships. Students who demonstrate financial need will qualify for full or partial scholarships.

    Mile Square Theatre Summer Workshops for Boys and Girls Ages 4-17
    1400 Clinton Street, Hoboken
    July 9 through August 17. 9am-4pm.

    Scholarship information available at www.milesquaretheatre.org/mile-square-theatre-classes/summer-workshops/, or by calling 201-683-7014.


  • THE GARDEN OF RIKKI TIKKI TAVI at Mile Square Theater April 14 to May 6

    THE GARDEN OF RIKKI TIKKI TAVI

    Back by popular demand, Mile Square Theatre presents a revival production of Y York’s The Garden of Rikki Tikki Tavi. MST is thrilled to reunite much of the creative team from the 2011 production, including MST Artistic Director Chris O’Connor as director and actor Blaire Brooks (Bull, Blacklist) as Darzee the Tailor Bird. York's playful adaptation of the Rudyard Kipling story dramatizes the conflict between Nag the Cobra and Darzee the Tailor Bird, Chuchu the Muskrat, and Rikki the Mongoose. This comedy about sharing, cooperation, and growing up will appeal to all audiences 4 years and older. 

    “A spirited production, adults will wind up having a much better time than they thought they would.”—The Star Ledger
    Low-cost school shows!
    Interested in bringing a school group on a Thursday or Friday? 
    Contact: estehli@nullmilesquaretheatre.org 


  • Spring Fling Easter Egg Hunt Photos!

    Check out our Spring Fling Easter Egg Hunt Photos! A Huge THANK YOU to all our Sponsors: Thank you too to all who donated, whether it was time, money or tasty goods for our egg hunters! Can't wait for next year!

    Platinum Event Sponsor
    Shoprite (Inserra Supermarkets)

    Gold Event Sponsor
    Ben & Jerry’s
    British Swim School
    CarePoint Health
    Suez (United Water)

    Silver Event Sponsor
    Edgewater Pediatric Dentistry

    Goodie Bag Donors:
    Bitsy's Brainfood 
    Smart Crackers
    Freeholder Anthony L. Romano (for donating bikes)
    Justin’s Peanut Butter
    Lee Sims Chocolates
    Love Corn
    Nutranext
    Organic India
    Organic Valley Cheese Sticks
    Power Crunch & Snapstix
    Rainbow Light
    Tosi Health Super Bites
    Smarty Pants Vitamins
    Surf Sweets Jellybeans
    Sweetleaf Water Drops
    Sun Butter
    Vibrant Health Kid's Vibrance
    Zevia

     


  • HFA Spring Fling Egg Hunt, Saturday, March 24, 10am-12pm

    Saturday, March 24
    10:00am – 12:00pm
    Location: Columbus Park, Clinton Street, between 9th & 10th Streets, Hoboken.
    Cost: Free for HFA members; $5 suggested donation per child for non-members.

    Activities include: A stroll through the Spring Farm Egg Hunt (Find eggs and turn them in for a bag of goodies!); Bunny-hop and egg races.The egg hunts will be continuous, starting at 10 am, and children will trade their found (empty) eggs for a bag of goodies to take home, so that we can reuse and recycle the eggs for other participants.Please note that groups of children of all ages will be able to enter the Spring Farm for 15-minute intervals and re-enter. The entrance time for the last egg hunt will be at 12pm. Plan to pose with bunnies and spring themed props, courtesy of Hoboken High School art department. Please bring your cameras and baskets!

    Platinum Event Sponsor
    Shoprite (Inserra Supermarkets)

    Gold Event Sponsor
    Ben & Jerry’s
    British Swim School
    CarePoint Health
    Suez (United Water)

    Silver Event Sponsor
    Edgewater Pediatric Dentistry

    Continue reading  Post ID 14962


  • Silly on Sixth presents The Three Little Pigs and the Ugly Ducking

    The Three Little Pigs and The Ugly Duckling                                               

    Fun adaptations by Diana London and directed by Beatriz Esteban-Messina

    The Three Little Pigs and The Ugly Duckling and its all-adult cast will delight children ages 3 to 9 while entertaining their families in the 20th season of the Hudson Theatre Ensemble Children's Series Silly on Sixth.    

    Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 11am and 1pm  
    Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 11am and 1pm
    Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 11am and 1pm 

    Show runs about 40 minutes 

    Call for Birthday Reservations! 

    Hudson School Performance Space
    601 Park Ave., Hoboken, NJ  07030

    All tickets:  $10

    Reservations: 201-377-7014 or reservations@nullhudsontheatreensemble.com

    www.hudsontheatreensemble.com

    And if your child has a late March or April birthday, what an easy way to celebrate by incorporating Silly on Sixth into your birthday plans!  The entire audience will sing Happy Birthday to your darling child; your group has a wonderful time seeing The Three Little Pigs and The Ugly Duckling; the kids meet the actors after the show and you can take photos of your child with the actors; then off you go to one of Hoboken's many family-friendly eateries to continue the festivities.  Just call Florence for details at 201-377-7014.


  • Connors School Premium Indoor Cycling Class

    Connors Elementary School
    Book Your Bike

    Connors School is partnering with CycleBar Hoboken for its first ever Connors School Premium Indoor Cycling Class.

    When: March 24th at 1:00 PM (45 min. class)
    (refreshments to follow)

    Where: 720 Monroe Street, C301, Hoboken
    (Free parking lot)

    Register: https://hoboken.cyclebar.com/class-detail/?apptid=5853057
    Come join family, friends, and teachers as they ride and raise money for Connors School. No cycling experience needed, spin shoes provided by the studio.

    Any questions or inquiries contact:
    Miss Fleischer or Ms. Romanowski (Connor’s teachers)
    lfleischer@nullhoboken.k12.nj.us or mromanowski@nullhoboken.k12.nj.us
    Connors PTO: connorspto@nullgmail.com


  • Tea’s School Days Fundraiser for HFA

    Tea's School Days Fundraiser for HFA

    At Tea Collection, we believe in community. We make clothes to spark curiosity, conversation, and connection–at home and all over the world. That's why we created School Days–a chance for us to support you and the organizations doing important work where you live.

    SALE: FEBRUARY 26-MARCH 5

    Shop TeaSchoolDays.com at 15% off + Free Shipping & we get 15% of sales.

    Here's how it works

    1 SHOP TeaSchoolDays.com from February 26-March 5

    2 ENTER promo code SDS18HOBOKEN at checkout

    3 HIGH FIVE when we get a check for 15% of sales (hooray!)