Another great week of events in The Historic Downtown Special Improvement District! Wednesday March 15th Kanibal & Co. Craft Class Join Dorie Herman, a graphic designer and seasoned crafter, for a modern dreamcatcher workshop at Kanibal & Co! Each participant will leave with one completed dream catcher – attendees are encouraged to bring any special charms they may like to incorporate into the piece. Thursday March 16th Sound Healing Meditation at Modern Sage Sound “Bath” Healing Meditation w/ Patrick Murray. Revive your positive energy and disconnect from unwanted patterns of behavior! The power of sound vibrations clear the body and mind for healing and integration. Patrick Murray, is an award winning Meditation Instrumentalist through Indaba Music, specializing in Bamboo Flutes, Meditation Drums and Tibetan Bowls Admission is $12 Saturday March 18th Word Presents Glitter Girl It's Saturday Story time at Word! Join us for a special story time event with Morgan Lee Scheel, author of The Fabulous Glitter Girl and Jersey City native! RSVP encouraged but not required! Journey to the Land of Glitter and Gleam and discover the world of The Fabulous Glitter Girl!
Open Call for Artwork at LITM Looking to be a part of the Downtown Art scene? Submit work for the next LITM show! The theme is PAPERWORK. Click here for the details. Mayor Fulop will hold his State of The City address for Ward E this Tuesday at Grace Van Vorst Church at 6:30pm. Join Lourdes Arena (Francophile wine expert, curator of The Traveling Grape and import manager at Baron Francois Wine) and Chris Leo (Veteran wine sommelier of PS Wine Bar and Owner of The Maritime Republic Natural Wine Importers) at 7pm for tastings of 4 Italian wines, 4 French wines, 8 types of cheeses and bread. LITM presents "Creature Feature" by New Jersey Artist Paul Andress $6 Drink Specials All Night Every Thursday at 8pm The Blue Vipers of Brooklyn perform live at The Archer Bar!
Friday March 3rd - JC Friday Arthouse Productions presents - JC Friday, a free city-wide celebration of the arts! Artists, galleries, studios, and businesses will open their doors to the public on 3/3/17 to exhibit work. As always, the HDSID has some great shows on the map. HAZEL BABY – Tiny Artist Workshop *Kid Friendly* CITY HALL - JC Cultural Affairs | Women’s History Month Group Exhibition JC REALTY - paintings by Anne Trauben, Diane Tenerelli, June and James Pustorino COOLVINES - an evening with JC artist Robert Piersanti GALLERIE HUDSON - Jersey City Photographs with Mickey Mathis LITM – “Love Letters” group show JC Studios – “143 is Alive” (music starts at 9pm) MODERN SAGE - “From Ground into Sky” Photographer Amy Neufeld GIA GELATO - “Yaatra – A Journey.” painter Susan Isaac THE RAVEN GALLERY & BOUTIQUE - “The Raven Turns 3!” Group Show Visit http://www.jcfriday.com for full details.
President's Day Brunch at The Kitchen Step, Wondering what to do with your day off? Head over to The Kitchen Step, they will be offering their weekend brunch and dinner menu on Monday! Now that's how you spend a Holiday. The Kitchen Step is located at 500 Jersey Ave. Downtown Jersey City. Tuesday Story Time at Hazel Bay, Monthly HDSID meeting, Cidre and Cheese Tasting at The Wurst Bar, Love to Love Ya Baby at The Pet Shop, Wine and Cheese of Spain, Free Co-Working Friday, Retro PinUp event at Balance Hair Salon
February 14th is a day for all things romantic. Why not show your love for Downtown JC by keeping your shopping local this year. Here is a round up of a few businesses in the HDSID that offer great products or services that will make that special someone's Valentine's Day one to remember. SEND A MESSAGE OF LOVE … Continue reading All you need is love…
Story Time at Hazel Baby, New Art Show at LITM, Comedy at Raval, Momma's to be support group at 3 Little Birds, Ribbon Cutting...
Monday through closing - Koro Koro Happy Hour As everyone's favorite rice ball shop prepares to temporarily close for construction, Koro Koro is having a buy 3 get 1 free special! Remember to bring cash in order to score this awesome Happy Hour Deal. Monday Jan. 30th MonkDay Mondays at Porta Join Dancing Tony of … Continue reading Week of Jan. 30th – Feb. 5th
Hudson Restaurant Week Starts Mon. Jan. 23rd! Restaurants all over Hudson County will be offering special pre-fix menus from 1/23/17 through 2/3/17. Here in the HDSID, great spots like The Kitchen Step, South House, and Raval are taking part! Check the menu, make reservations, and enjoy! Wednesday Jan. 25th - HDSID presents Coffee with a … Continue reading Week of Jan. 23rd -Jan. 29th
Tuesday Jan.17th Word Books presents High Notes Join Gay Talese for a celebration of his newest book, High Notes 7-10pm Selections from six decades of the illustrious career of Gay Talese, one of the most important nonfiction writers of our time, with an introduction by Lee Gutkind. An RSVP on Facebook is encouraged, but not required. … Continue reading Week of Jan. 16th – Jan. 22nd
Wednesday Jan. 11th Live Music at The Archer It's the 1st ever Blue Grass Wednesday. The band kicks off at 7:30pm. Wednesday Jan. 11th Mid-Week Comedy at Raval Reserve your spot now for JC's best comedy! Show starts at 8pm. Thursday Jan. 12th Styling Class at The Hair Room We all need a little … Continue reading Week of Jan. 9th – Jan. 15th