MUSIC UNDER THE OLMSTED OAK

Anderson Park 274 Bellevue Avenue, Montclair, NJ

Bring a picnic and a blanket and enjoy the Chamber Music Society of North Jersey under the historic Olmsted Oak in Anderson Park. Featuring Mozart’s clarinet quintet.

Free

FINE ARTS AND CRAFTS FAIR

Anderson Park 274 Bellevue Avenue, Montclair, NJ

A juried show free to the public featuring more than 185 fine artists and crafts people, as well as food vendors. Be sure to stop by the Friends of [...]

Free

A VIRTUAL WALK THROUGH MOUNT HEBRON CEMETERY

Montclair History Center

This free virtual Zoom tour is part of the Montclair History Center’s “History at Home” series. A 30-acre beauty on the eastern slope of First Mountain, Mount Hebron Cemetery [...]

Free

OLMSTED HISTORIC WALKING TOUR OF ANDERSON PARK

Anderson Park 274 Bellevue Avenue, Montclair, NJ

Before Anderson Park existed, three houses and a fire station sat on the property. Find out where they went and other surprising stories about how this Olmsted-designed Essex County [...]

Free

Tulip Planting in Anderson Park

Anderson Park 274 Bellevue Avenue, Montclair, NJ

Community service opportunity! Help Friends of Anderson Park plant more than 600 daffodil and tulip bulbs provided by the May in Montclair committee. Bring a shovel, trowel or tulip [...]

Free

Enter the Anderson Park Short-Story Contest

Friends of Anderson Park is excited to announce our fourth annual short-story contest. All Montclair students in grades 6, 7 and 8 are eligible to enter, including those in [...]

Free

‘Olmsted’s Imprint on Montclair’ Slide Show

The Olmsted firm designed much more than just parks, as this Zoom slide show illustrates. Its Montclair projects include Essex County parks but also church grounds, a subdivision, private [...]

Free

Arbor Day in Anderson Park

Anderson Park 274 Bellevue Avenue, Montclair, NJ

Friends of Anderson Park will be planting trees in the park with Scouts in celebration of Arbor Day.  Troop participants must register by April 15.

Free

‘Happy Birthday, Mr. Olmsted!’ Bicentennial Celebration

Anderson Park 274 Bellevue Avenue, Montclair, NJ

Frederick Law Olmsted’s 200th anniversary will be celebrated in Essex County Anderson Park with live music, a display of antique bicycles, children’s activities, and a theatrical living-history portrayal [...]

Free

‘Music Under the June Moon’ Chamber Music Concert

Anderson Park 274 Bellevue Avenue, Montclair, NJ

NOTE: There is rain in the forecast for Saturday, so please check our Facebook page Saturday afternoon to find out if the concert is being postponed to Sunday. [...]

Free

Olmsted’s Imprint on Montclair

Montclair Women's Club 82 Union Street, Montclair

The Olmsted firm designed more landscapes in Montclair than in any other New Jersey town except Newark. They include not just Essex County parks but church grounds, a swanky [...]

$10

‘Dirty Dancing’ Screened in Anderson Park

Anderson Park 274 Bellevue Avenue, Montclair, NJ

Have the time of your life when Montclair Film's free summer movie series brings the 1987 film "Dirty Dancing" to Anderson Park. Spending the summer at a Catskills resort [...]

Free