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Special Events for January 2019

‘Apple Season’ Performance

JAN. 10 to FEB. 10

NEW JERSEY REPERTORY COMPANY

179 BROADWAY, LONG BRANCH

New Jersey Repertory Company is proud to present the world premiere of E.M. Lewis’ Apple Season. Directed by Zoya Kachadurian, Apple Season stars Kersti Bryan (Lissie), Richard Kent Green (Roger), and Christopher M. Smith (Billy). The show runs Jan. 10 to Feb. 10. Previews are Thursday and Friday, Jan. 10 and 11 at 8 pm, and Saturday, Jan. 12 at 3 pm. A special talk-back with the playwright and director will be held after the first preview on Jan. 10. Opening night with reception is Jan. 12 at 8 pm. Regular performances are Thursdays and Fridays at 8 pm; Saturdays at 3 pm and 8 pm; Sundays at 2 pm. Tickets are $50 (opening night with reception, $60; premium seating, add $5). All tickets may be subject to a service charge. Annual subscriptions are $225 per person. For tickets or details, call 732-229-3166 or visit njrep.org.

Coins, Cards, Currency Collectible Show

SATURDAY, JAN.12, 9 AM to 3 PM

SAINT MARY CHURCH

ONE PHALANX ROAD AND ROUTE 34, COLTS NECK

The Collectible Show will feature coins, cards, currency, and one-of-a-kind collectibles. Established in 2009, the show features a nice mixture of dealers who are friendly and knowledgeable. The show also has free appraisals of collectibles. The dealer room is climate controlled, with easy level access. For more information, contact Jimmy Cirronella at cardfather@optonline.net.

RCDS Frost Fest

SATURDAY, JAN. 12, 9 to 11 AM

RUMSON COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL

35 BELLEVUE AVE., RUMSON

Celebrate the wonders of winter at The Rumson Country Day School with a magic show, crafts, hot chocolate bar and more. The perfect opportunity to meet new friends, learn about the Nursery and Lower School programs, and explore the campus. Suitable for ages 8 and under. This is a free family event – all are welcome. RSVP to the Admissions Office at admissions@rcds.org.

The Elvis Birthday Bash

FRIDAY, JAN. 18, 7:30 PM

COUNT BASIE CENTER FOR THE ARTS

99 MONMOUTH ST., RED BANK

Actor and musician Scot Bruce kicks off the Elvis Birthday Bash with his ‘50s era Elvis show. His uncanny resemblance to the young “King” has taken his live show across the U.S. and around the world. Mike Albert, “The World’s Finest Elvis Impressionist,” plays the second half of the evening. His sincere, respectful portrayal of “The King” has earned endorsements by Elvis Presley’s own musicians and back-up singers. Mike makes it a point to keep The Elvis Birthday Bash fresh with an ever-changing song line-up. Special requests are often delivered to audiences who are “All Shook Up”!

Tickets: $40, $35, $25, $20. For more information, visit thebasie.org.

Jersey Shore Home Show

JAN. 25 – JAN. 27 (FRIDAY, 11 AM to 8 PM; SATURDAY, 10 AM to 8 PM; SUNDAY, 10 AM to 6 PM)

BROOKDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE – COLLINS ARENA

ARENA DRIVE, LINCROFT

Jersey Shore Home Show, where there is something for in and around your home. Come see a wide selection of home improvement professionals in a fun, interactive environment. Meet with and compare expert exhibitors. You will be inspired and motivated to start planning with confidence. Admission is free. For more information, contact 732-204-7866; info@acsshows.com; or visit njhomeshow-br.com.

Winter Seal and Waterfowl Walk 

SATURDAY, JAN. 26, 9 AM

BUILDING 18

FORT HANCOCK HISTORIC POST, SANDY HOOK

Adventurers are encouraged to bring binoculars for a trek throughout Sandy Hook to observe the seals and waterfowl that overwinter in New Jersey. Walkers will caravan to multiple locations on Sandy Hook. Afterward, all can warm up at Littoral Society Headquarters with snacks and toasty beverages. Cost is $10 for members per person; $20 non- member per person. Reservations are required. For more information or to make a reservation, call 732-291-0055.

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