Enjoy Skating, Learn About Local History This Weekend in Morris
Here is a list of things to do this weekend in Morristown and nearby.
Friday, Feb. 22
Friday Night Skate with DJ Earl
Mennen Sports Arena, 8 p.m. Morristown.
DJ Earl will rock this family event with music, lights, and games. For more information, please call 973-326-7651.
Saturday, Feb. 23
Morristown’s Other Army
Morristown National Historical Park, Jockey Hollow Visitor Center, Morristown
A ranger will give a 45 minute PowerPoint slideshow and talk about the Civilian Conservation Corps and how these “soil soldiers” transformed Morristown and other local public lands. Three presentations will be given at 10 a.m., noon, and 2 p.m.
Westin Governor Morris Annual Bridal Show
Attendees can find out about an array of specialty wedding vendors and enjoy gourmet catering. Admission is free. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
32nd Annual Black Maria Film Festival
Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 5 p.m.
Hors d’oeuvres and wine will be served at the interlude. The first show is at 5 p.m., the second is at 7:30 p.m. Advanced tickets cost: $15 for the first show, $10 for the interlude, and $35 for both shows and the interlude. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $20 for the first show, $15 for the interlude, and $45 for both shows and the interlude.
Comedians Jessica Kirson and Mike Gaffney
The Comedy Shoppe at Brick 46, 9:30 p.m.
For more information visit The Comedy Shoppe’s website.
Sunday, Feb. 24
Myth-Informed: Debunking Myths of 18th Century Life
In addition to the talk, a park ranger will offer a guided tour of the Ford Mansion and discover the truth behind many popular myths. Morristown National Historic Park, 1, 2, and 3 p.m.