Newark Kids Rock with the Newark Arts Education Roundtable
The Vince Lombardi Center of Hope
201 Bloomfield Avenue, Newark, NJ 07104
Saturday, October 6th, 10AM-2PM
Centers of Hope are community based centers that allow access to City services, wellness and enrichment opportunities where people live and work. The Centers will offer a variety of athletic, arts & culture, educational, environmental, healthy living and recreation programming to engage and empower the community.  Come join the NAER and City of Newark for Open Doors Kids at the Vince Lombardi Center of Hope. Participate in arts activities and learn what programming the Centers of Hope provide! Appropriate for ages 5 – 13. All are welcome! www.newarknj.gov/card/center-of-hope

(025) GRAMMY Museum Experience Prudential Center | MARKET ST
165 Mulberry Street, Newark, NJ 07102
Thursday, October 4th, 11-6PM, Open to the Public
Friday, October 5th, 11-6PM, Open to the Public
Saturday, October 6th, 11-6PM, Open to the Public
Sunday, October 7th, 11-6PM, Open to the Public
GRAMMY Museum Experience Prudential Center will offer 50% off the price of a regular admission ticket to any patron mentioning “Newark Arts Festival” during the duration of the festival October 4th to October 7th www.grammymuseumexp.org

(036) Link Community Charter School | LINCOLN PARK
23 Pennsylvania Ave. Newark, NJ 07114
Saturday, October 6th: 12 – 4 PM
Inspiration from Textile Artists: A Youth Art Exhibit and Day of the Arts at Link.
This exhibit will showcase artwork created by current students and recent alumni of Link Community Charter School. The students’ artwork has been inspired by African Adinkra and Kente cloth, and by master artists such as Faith Ringgold, the Gee Bee Quilters, El Anatsui, and Kehinde Wiley. The students are led by Gwen Howard, arts educator, and local artist in residence. Drop-in art sessions will be provided for youth and families. www.linkschool.org

(038) Newark Arts Education Roundtable (NAER) | GATEWAY/IRONBOUND
Newark Public Library, Van Buren Branch
140 Van Buren Street Newark, NJ  07105
Saturday, October 6th, 10AM – 2PM
Artist Jenny Leung, in collaboration with Newark Arts Education Roundtable, brings her 6,000 paper cranes to Open Doors Kids. This includes a workshop on how to fold the origami cranes from students 6 and up and making a crane wish for ages 3 and up. Parents/guardians must be present with children.

(045) Newark Museum | HALSEY STREET NORTH
49 Washington St. Newark, NJ 07102
*Museum Admission Free throughout the Weekend
Saturday, October 6th, 10 – 5PM: Open to the public
Explore the museum’s diverse collection. Guests will experience the masterpieces on exhibition; culminating in an engaging open studio to be experienced by visitors of all ages
10 – 12PM: All Ages Activities
1 – 4PM: All Ages Activities MakerSPACE

Newark Music and Arts Program
The Salvation Army – Ironbound Community Center
138 Clifford Street (Btwn: Van Buren & Adam Streets) Newark, NJ 07105
Saturday, October 6th, 10AM – 2PM
The Salvation Army NJ Music Department will showcase its music-making flairs to Open Doors Kids. Parents and their children ages 6 and up will have the opportunity to participate in hands-on activities on the arts of playing the trumpet, trombone, guitars, drums and to sign up for the free Newark Music and Arts Program in Ironbound.

(047) Newark Print Shop | HALSEY STREET NORTH
Express Newark: 54 Halsey Street, FL 2, Newark, NJ 07102
Saturday, October 6th, 10AM-12PM: PINT SIZED PRINT CLUB
*in conjunction with Cool Cats Newark
Pint-Sized Print Club is a free drop-in program for preschool aged children and their caregivers. In this hands-on workshop, students will create foam printing plates, ink the plates using brayers, and transfer their images onto

(047) Newark School of the Arts | LINCOLN PARK
89 Lincoln Park, Newark, NJ, 07102
Saturday, October 6th, 10AM:
Music and Movement at NSA: In this 45-minute class designed to initiate young children into the joys of music, Ms. Carmen helps guide families through their child’s rhythmic, tonal and physical development through a mix of play, singing, chants, dancing, instrument exploration and movement. So get ready to have FUN!! This class meets regularly Saturdays at 10 am and, for this occasion, will be free and open to the public. Ideal for children 9 months to 5 years old who must be accompanied by an adult

Tour and All Ages Salsa Class
One Night Only! Friday, October 5th!
1 Center Street, Newark, NJ 07102
Friday, October 5th, Tour:  4PM-5PM; Salsa Class 5PM-6PM
The New Jersey Performing Arts Center is not only America’s foremost presenter of arts and entertainment,  NJPAC is a leader in arts education for children. Every year, NJPAC’s live performances, school residency programs and Saturday & Summer arts training classes reach thousands.  Come join NJPAC on Friday, October 5th after school for a tour followed by a “Mommy/Daddy & Me” salsa dance class! All ages are welcome and fun for the whole family! Children must be accompanied by an adult.  Single adults are also welcome. www.njpac.org

(069) WBGO 88.3 Newark Public Radio | CITYWIDE
54 Park Place, Newark, NJ 07102
Saturday, October 6th, 10AM – 2PM
Families can tune into WBGO 88.3FM or WBGO.org and dance to the Rhythm Revue from 10a-2p! Great family fun wherever you are!

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.