West Orange Weekend Reminders
Friday, March 22, 2013 • 9:12pm
WEST ORANGE, NJ - There's plenty to do with the family this weekend in West Orange, with something to appeal to everyone.
On Saturday, March 23, the Essex County Mini Golf Safari opens for the 2013 season and will also be open on Sunday, hours for both days 11 am - 5 pm. For the complete schedule and to see what's going on at Turtleback Zoo, go to http://www.turtlebackzoo.org/tbzoo/npo.jsp?pg=news&article.
The community is invited to an Earth Hour Celebration at Eagle Rock Reservation on Saturday, March 23, from 8:30 - 9:30 pm. Please arrive before the 8:30 start.
Witness an incredible image from the best vantage point in NJ as the lights go out all along the Manhattan skyline in support of Earth Hour. Non-essential lighting around the world will be turned off to raise awareness for climate change. If you can’t get to the reservation you can still participate by shutting your lights off from 8:30-9:30 PM.
On Sunday, March 24, from 11 am - 3pm, West Orange residents (ID required) can stop by the West Orange Environmental Center at 590 Mt. Pleasant Avenue and shred their documents.
Mt. Pleasant Magic Show at Roosevelt Middle School, 36 Gilbert Place
Pre-Sale Tickets $12 / At the Door $15. For info contact Lisa Giovine @email@example.com, 973-768-6048, or go towww.mtpleasantmagicshow2013.eventbrite.com.
Jitney Commuter Shuttle Alert! A new NJ Transit schedule goes into effect March 24th. Jitney service will change to accommodate new train times. Find commuting info and communicate with other riders at http://www.facebook.com/groups/wojitney. View the new schedules here: http://westorange.org/index.aspx?NID=595.