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NA Sponsored Spotlight Event
Open Doors Kids
Open Doors Studio Tour

Visual Arts
Poetry
Film

Live Performance
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LEGEND

NA Sponsored Spotlight Event
Open Doors Kids
Open Doors Studio Tour
Visual Arts
Poetry
Film
Live Performance
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OPEN DOORS KIDS

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A Tribute to Jerry Gant

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Greater Newark Conservancy

32 Prince Street, Newark, NJ 07103

Thursday, October 10 | 6PM-8PM

Saturday, October 12 | 2PM-8PM

Take a stroll through the Conservancy's gardens where you will be treated to a selection of Jerry's art, including mobiles, sculptures, and paintings

In addition to art, Jerry Gant loved nature & the environment and often drew inspiration from his urban environment. Take a stroll through the Conservancy's gardens where you will be treated to a selection of Jerry's art, including mobiles, sculptures, and paintings. This exhibit is part of HYBRID: An Interactive Experience Fusing the Arts.

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Arts High School

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Arts High School

550 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd, Newark, NJ 07102

Thursday, October 10 | 4PM-7PM

This location will offer student artwork on display, live music, and spoken work poetry, by Arts High School students and alumni.

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Girl 2 Goddess: A Workshop on Self-Esteem & Sex

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Newark Symphony Hall, 1020 Broad St, Newark, NJ 07102

Saturday, October 12 | 12PM-3PM

A workshop on Self-Esteem and Sex for teenage and adolescent girls.

Girl to Goddess is a workshop for teenage and adolescent girls to inform girls about the importance of self-love, self-acceptance, and self-worth. Reflecting on the collective knowledge about beauty, sex, and relationships from home, the media the music; we will define our self-worth by creating boundaries based on what we love about ourselves and how we want to be treated.

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Headquarters Special Events

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Newark Arts

1180 Raymond Blvd, Newark, NJ 07102

Saturday, October 12 | 1PM-3PM

Be sure to visit our NAF2019 Headquarters to experience unique activations and activities for all ages.

OPEN STUDIO KIDS FACE PAINTER

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Her Grace

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Akwaaba Gallery

509 S. ORANGE AVENUE, NEWARK NJ 07103

Thursday, October 10 | 12PM-9PM

Saturday, October 12 | 12PM-3PM | 6PM-11PM

Opening Reception: Saturday, October 12, 6PM-11PM

"HER GRACE" is a tribute to resilient and tenacious women who epitomize grace in every aspect of their lives.

Children's Opening Reception for Exhibition "HER GRACE" - 12PM-3PM
Public Opening Reception for Exhibition "HER GRACE" - 6PM-11PM

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International Music and Culture Festival

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Newark School of the Arts

Newark School of the Arts, 89 Lincoln Park, Newark, NJ 07102

Saturday, October 12 | 11AM-3PM

First International Music and Culture Festival featuring live performance, food, crafts, and vendors. FREE and open to the public!

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Korean-Inspired Student Art Exhibition

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Newark School of the Arts

89 Lincoln Park, Newark, NJ 07102

Thursday, October 10 | 10AM - 7PM

Saturday, October 12 | 10AM - 5PM

Korean-inspired art showcase that brings together the works of students and professional artists for a week-long display.

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Multi Stage Fall 2019

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Cultural Integration and Arts Association

Multi Arts Academy, 86 Monroe Street 2nd Fl, Newark, NJ 07105

Saturday, October 12 | 3:30PM-7:30PM

Amazing evening of youth performances by music students and their teachers.

3:30PM-5:00PM Students and Teachers Performances
6PM-7:30PM Students and Teachers Performances

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Music and Movement with Miss Carmen

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Newark School of the Arts

89 Lincoln Park, Newark, NJ 07102

Saturday, October 12 | 10AM-11AM

Sing, Play and Explore the joys of music with your little one as you have fun with Miss Carmen in this interactive class of sound and movement.

Designed to initiate young children into the joys of music, while guiding them through their rhythmic, tonal, and physical development through a mix of play, singing, chants, dancing, instrument exploration, and movement. So, get ready to have FUN!

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Newark Museum

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Newark Museum

Newark Museum, 49 Washington St, Newark, NJ 07102

Saturday, October 12 | 10AM-12PM

Mindfulness of Color (Newark Arts - Kids)
Early Learners and their caregivers will explore our Seeing America galleries focusing and reflecting on the artists deliberate of use primary colors. Visitors will then have the opportunity to create their own piece of art in the studio!

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Newark Public Library: Springfield Branch Library

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50 Hayes St, Newark, NJ 07103

Saturday, October 12 | 1:30PM-2:30PM

Art reception with light brunch refreshments served.

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Newark Public Library: Van Buren Branch Library

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140 Van Buren Street Newark, NJ 07105

Saturday, October 12 | 11AM-1PM

Opening Reception: Saturday, October 12th 11AM-12PM

Programing for families and children to explore art making, music and dance.

Programs:
Art Reception
11AM-12PM
Art reception with light breakfast refreshments served.

Family Art Program
12PM- 1PM
Families are invited to participate in creating a free art project. All ages.

Music Together
1PM-2PM
Children 0-5yrs old are invited to participate in a free music and dance program presented by NJPAC.

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Open Doors Kids

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Thursday, October 10 | 4PM-7PM

Saturday, October 12 | 10AM–8:30PM

Age appropriate and kid friendly art festival fun!

Join us for youth and family friendly music, arts & crafts, mini-arts education sessions & fun during the Newark Arts Festival!

MULTI STAGE FALL 2019
Cultural Integration and Arts Association
Multi Arts Academy, 86 Monroe Street 2nd Fl, Newark, NJ 07105
Saturday, October 12 | 3PM-8:30PM
Sunday, October 13 | 2PM-7:30PM

MUSIC AND MOVEMENT WITH MISS CARMEN
Newark School of the Arts
89 Lincoln Park, Newark, NJ 07102
Saturday, October 12 | 10AM - 11AM

THE 5TH ELEMENT: Next Generation Graffiti Banner Exhibit
NJPAC's Center for Arts Education, 24 Rector St. Newark, NJ 07102
Saturday, October 12 | 10AM-5PM

YOUTH POETRY SLAM Ages 13-20 Cash Prize
The Loud Project
Ketcher Hub 260 Washington St. Newark, NJ
Saturday, October 12 | 1PM-4PM

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Our Crowns Touched the Heavens : Dhukus to Durags

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Pfoklor (pronounced Folklore)

33 Washington St, Newark, NJ 07102

Saturday, October 12 | 12PM-8PM

“Our Crowns Touched the Heavens” exhibit contextualizes the cultural significance of head wraps through interactive media, photographic images, murals

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Second Saturday in the Garden

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Greater Newark Conservancy

32 Prince Street, Newark, NJ 07103

Saturday, October 12 | 12PM-1:30PM

This hands-on activity gives children and caregivers a chance to experiment, discover, create and play together with nature as inspiration.

Join us for hands-on STEAM*-powered explorations throughout the gardens and greenhouse at the Conservancy's Urban Environmental Center. This family-friendly activity gives children and caregivers a chance to experiment, discover, create and play together with nature as inspiration. This month's event will focus on Arts and the Environment.
(* Science-Technology-Engineering-Art-Math)

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The 5th Element: Next Generation Graffiti Banner Exhibit

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NJPAC, Center for Arts Education

NJPAC's Center for Arts Education, 24 Rector St. Newark, NJ 07102

Saturday, October 12 | 10AM-5PM

An authentic Hip Hop experience & celebration of expression with 5 yrs of NJPAC's young artist citizen's collaborative Graffiti Banners!

Guest of all ages are invited to celebrate our trailblazing 5 years of Hip Hop Education at NJPAC by viewing the “The 5th Element” Youth Graffiti Art Exhibition & Program on Sat, Oct 12th from 10-5pm.

All are welcomed to NJPAC's Center for Arts Education to check out the versatile styles, symbols and tagz from the next generation of young artist citizens! The exhibition includes a display of play, practice and process of defining one's identify through discovery, utilizing Hip Hop's "5th Element", KNOWLEDGE OF SELF to create!

Performances and Multi generational panel:
Youth DJ Set 1-1:30
Youth Hip Hop Ambassadors Panel at 1:30-2
Emcee Cypher at 2-2:30
Dance Cypher at 2:30-3
Youth DJ Set at 3:00-4pm

The featured works are collaborative pieces made by youth participating in NJPAC's Hip Hop Intensive program over the past 5 yrs. Teaching artist who guided the young artist way include D. Cross, Baja Ukweli, Xplore Freedom, Tina Ndgo Hill, Mani Martinez, Genesis Tramaine, Kween Moore and Newark's Graffiti icon; Jerry Gant!

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The Faces of Link

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Link Education Partners and Link Community Charter School

23 Pennsylvania Avenue, Newark, NJ 07114

Thursday, October 10 | 4:30PM-6:30PM

"The Faces of Link” celebrates Link's 50th by showcasing artwork by current students and alumni that represent the diversity of Link.

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Youth Poetry Slam Ages 13-20 Cash Prize

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The Loud Project

Ketcher Hub, 260 Washington St Suite 201, Newark, NJ 07102

Saturday, October 12 | 1PM-4PM

Come out and support the NJ Youth Poetry Movement by joining us for the Youth Poetry Ages 13-20 Slam Cash Prize and artist package slam.

Doors open up at 1:00 pm
Limited Open mic starts at 1:30 pm
Youth Slam Ages 13-20 starts at 2:00 pm

Vendors:
Calling my Future (Free books)
Poem interactive art stations

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Supported in part by a grant from NJ Department of State, Division of Travel and Tourism.

Supported in part by a grant from NJ Department of State, Division of Travel and Tourism.