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71 Events in Hoboken + Jersey City This Weekend | Sept 15-19

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Whether you’re heading out or staying in, this week’s Hoboken + Jersey City (and beyond) events guide has got you covered with farmers’ markets, concerts, kid-friendly events, and so much more. Check out this list of all the in-person + virtual events happening in Hoboken, Jersey City, and beyond this weekend, September 15th – 19th.

Disclaimer: Events are subject to change. For the most up-to-date info, please contact the host directly.

Featured Events

Mile Square Theatre Presents The Complete Works of William Shakespeare [Abridged]

Thursday, September 16th – Saturday, October 2nd | BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW

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Mile Square Theatre returns to the Hudson River waterfront at Sinatra Park | Sinatra Drive for an open-air production of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged) by Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield. With the support of the Hoboken Business Alliance, the play will run from Thursday, September 16th through October 2nd and is completely FREE to the public.The Complete Works brings three actors together to stumble through all 37 of the Bard’s plays in 90 hilarious, irreverent minutes. Please note, reserving tickets is encouraged and seats will be held for ticket holders until 5 minutes before the show.

Click here to buy your tickets and learn more about Mile Square Theatre.


HDSID’s All About Downtown Street Fair

Saturday, September 18th from 12:00PM-8:00PM | LEARN MORE NOW

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HDSID’s All About Downtown Street Fair is taking place this Saturday, September 18th from 12:00PM-8:00PM at the Newark Avenue Pedestrian Mall and Grove PATH Plaza. The fun-filled day will have over 200 artist and artisan vendors, local shops, and restaurants participating + 15 food trucks, and 4 stages of music and performance acts. Not to mention, there will be kid’s rides, face painting, and games amongst the delicious food and drinks and shopping as you explore Downtown Jersey City. 

Click here to learn more about HDSID’s All About Downtown Street Fair. 


Hoboken Wellness Crawl 9/19 — Tickets are Almost Sold Out!

Sunday, September 19, 2021 from 11AM – 4PM | PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS HERE

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Our Annual Hoboken Wellness Crawl Event is back in-person — happening September 19, 2021, from 11:00AM – 4:00PM in Hoboken AND tickets are almost sold out! Think of it like a ‘bar crawl’ but for wellness businesses in our area. This year we have over 100 vendors participating, all who are giving all Crawlers freebies when they stop by on the 19th during the Crawl and are hosting giveaways. For every ticket sold, we are donating $1 to the Hoboken Community Center Food Pantry. The crawl will feature brick-and-mortar businesses + online/mobile businesses. The goal of the Hoboken Wellness Crawl is to connect local residents with wellness businesses in Hudson County to celebrate all of the incredible food, fitness, health, and beauty options available in our community. You’ll get a map, bracelet, bag, and then walk or bike all around #Hoboken at your leisure to visit different wellness businesses locally that all are giving away freebies, class passes, samples, and more.

All of the vendors for the crawl are listed here — including details about freebies, giveaways, and select additional deals. Additional promotions are available from 9/19 to 9/24. (Please note, not every vendor will have an additional promotional offer, but this is a great way to further support our local businesses participating.)  Click here to get your tickets for the 2021 Hoboken Wellness Crawl. 


Local Hoboken, Jersey City (+Beyond) Events

Yom Kippur Services at Chabad of Hoboken

Wednesday, September 15th-16th 

In celebration of Yom Kippur, Chabad of Hoboken will host services in Hoboken + Jersey City. Learn more here.


Outdoor Yoga Jam: DJ Yoga With Asana Soul Practice

Wednesday, September 15th | 6:30PM-7:30PM 

Get your flow on with Asana Soul. The class occurs every Wednesday from 6:30PM-7:30PM. The event is free to attend. The location is 210 Hudson Street, Jersey City. Learn more here.


Karaoke at House of ‘Que

Wednesday, September 15th | 7PM 

Head over to House of ‘Que for the Wednesday Karaoke event, every Wednesday. Learn more here.


Sweet Spot Comedy at Mulligans in Hoboken

Wednesday, September 15th | 7:30PM- 9:30PM

Join Sweet Spot Comedy and Mulligan’s Pub in Hoboken for a fun-filled night of politics-free stand up comedy featuring comics from your favorite clubs, comedy shows, and festivals all over the US. Learn more here.


West New York’s Annual Carnival

Thursday, September 16th-19th

Stop by WNY’s Annual Carnival Sept. 16th-19th for delicious food and games at WNY’s little league field. Learn more here.


garMINT by Kim Boutique Pop Up Shops

Thursday, September 16th + 17th

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garMINT by Kim Boutique will host Pop Ups on Sept. 16th + 17th.

The HDSID Summer/Autumn Farmers’ Market

Thursday, September 16th + Monday, September 20th | 4PM-8PM 

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The HDSID Summer/Autumn Farmers’ Market will be at the Grove PATH Plaza every Monday and Thursday now through December 20th. Shop at a variety of local vendors including Stony Hill Farms, Hoboken Farms, Cake Jars, and many more. Learn more here.


Gallery Mix + Sip at Roig Collection Art Gallery

Thursday, September 16th | 6PM-8PM | Every Thursday

Stop by Roig Collection Art Gallery every Thursday from 6PM-8PM for live music played by local artists, complimentary drinks, and beautiful artwork. Learn more here.


Tango Lessons at Gia Gelato

Thursday, September 16th | 6:30PM

Stop by Gia Gelato in Jersey City on Sept. 16th for tango lessons for beginners. Learn more here.


Hoboken Historical Museum’s Hoboken Talks: Glenn Morrow

Thursday, September 16th | 7PM-8PM | Every Thursday

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The Hoboken Historical Museum hosts a live-streamed program called Hoboken Talks every Thursday that is streamed on Youtube, Facebook, and Twitter and features a different guest every week. This week’s event features musician and producer Glenn Morrow for a conversation about Hoboken’s heyday as an indie music scene. Register here.


Free Food Drive Hosted by Benny Love + Empanadas Cafe

Friday, September 17th 

Benny Love + Empanadas Cafe will be sponsoring two trucks filled with 40,000lbs of fruits, veggies and more for Hoboken and Union City on Friday, Sept. 17th. Learn more here.


HDSID’s Artist + Maker Market

Friday, September 17th, Saturday, September 18th + Wednesday, September 22nd | Every Friday + Wednesday from 3PM-9PM + Saturday, 12PM-6PM 

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HDSID’s Artist + Maker Market, held at the Grove Street PATH Plaza, in Jersey City, is an open-air bazaar featuring locally crafted fine art and hand-crafted goods from small businesses while connecting artists and artisans with the Jersey City and Metro NYC community. Learn more here.


LeadHERship Conference Livestream

Friday, September 17th + Saturday, September 18th

The LeadHERship conference strives to promote and amplify the voices of women and gender minorities in STEM. The theme of this year’s conference is “Learning From the Past, Facing the Future” as the University celebrates “50 years of Women at Stevens.” Registration for the conference is now closed, but you can join virtually. Watch here.


Moore’s Place with Winard Harper

Friday, September 17th + Sunday, September 19th | Every Friday + Sunday

Stop by Moore’s Place and join legendary drummer Winard Harper & friends for an old-school jam session Every Friday & Sunday. Moore’s Place is located at 189 Monticello Avenue in Jersey City. Call (201) 332-4309 for more info. Learn more here.


No Dogs Left Behind Yappy Hour Benefit at the Ale House

Friday, September 17th | 6PM-9PM

Stop by the Ale House on Sept. 17th to support No Dogs Left Behind, an organization that leads the way in the global war against animal cruelty. They work in Asia, fighting on the front lines to rescue dogs from the illegal dog-meat trade. Learn more here.


Jersey City Wine Fest

Friday, September 17th | 6:30PM-10PM

The Jersey City Wine Fest will take place on Sept. 17th. Guests will enjoy wine samples for the session paired with live entertainment, food and interactive games. Learn more here.


Secaucus 10th Annual Green Festival

Saturday, September 18th | 11AM-4PM

Hosted by the Environmental Department for the Town of Secaucus, the festival will feature environmentally friendly activities for children, music, food, green product vendors, and educational presentations. Learn more here.


Hoboken Uptown Farmers Market

Saturday, September 18th | 9AM-2PM | Every Saturday through December

Stop by the Hoboken Uptown Farmers Market happening every Saturday through December under the 14th Street viaduct. Enjoy live music while you shop for fresh food. Learn more here.


The Pupper Cup Doggy Ice Cream Pop-Up Scoop Shop at Cornerstone Pets

Saturday, September 18th | 11AM-3PM 

Celebrate back to school with doggy ice cream. Stop by Cornerstone Pets for a pop-up with the Pupper Cup Scoop Shop and treat your pup to delicious dairy-free ice cream featuring the limited-edition flavor peanut butter and strawberry jelly. Take a pic in the back-to-school bus, sample flavors, order a scoop and enjoy.


Smorgasburg Food Festival

Saturday, September 18th | 11AM-6PM | Every Saturday

Smorgasburg brings its incredible foodie expertise to 195 Hudson Street in Jersey City every Saturday. All COVID-19 protocols will be enforced in order to host a safe program for the community. Free to attend. Guests may be required to pre-register to attend. Learn more here.


Oktoberfest at 902

Saturday, September 18th | 12PM-10PM

Head over to 902 Brewing Co for their Oktoberfest celebration. Learn more here.


Back to Hoboken Bar Crawl

Saturday, September 18th | 12PM-6PM

Back to Hoboken Bar Crawl will take place on Sept. 18th, 12PM-6PM. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Community Foodbank of New Jersey. Learn more here.


Free Open Flow Yoga Classes at Urban Souls for September

Saturday, September 18th | 2PM-3PM | Every Saturday in September

Join Urban Souls for the free September Community Classes for one hour of yoga. This class is an Open Flow Level class taught by a recent Teacher Training Graduate. The class will provide modifications for beginners as well as advanced variations for students seeking a greater challenge. You can expect the class to be moderately challenging, as well as include breathwork to guide you through the practice. Urban Souls is located at 100 Hudson Street in Hoboken. Learn more here.


Chinese Cooking Classes with Chef Gilley

Saturday, September 18th | 5PM | Recurring

Enjoy an authentic Chinese culinary experience led by Chef Gilley. In these live online cooking classes, you’ll experience training from Chef Gilley as you prepare a variety of classic Chinese recipes completely from scratch. Learn more here.


Saturday Night Specials! Outdoor Comedy Shows @ Brightside Tavern

Saturday, September 18th | 7PM + 9:30PM | Every Saturday

Head to Brightside Tavern for this weekly comedy show with a new lineup of comedians hosted by Rich Kiamco at Brightside Tavern’s patio. Learn more here.


Dueling Pianos at House of ‘Que

Saturday, September 18th | 8PM 

Head over to House of ‘Que for the Dueling Pianos event, every Saturday. Learn more here.


Hoboken Girl’s Hoboken Wellness Crawl 

Sunday, September 19, 2021 | 11AM – 4PM 

Our Annual Hoboken Wellness Crawl Event is back in-person — happening September 19, 2021, from 11:00AM – 4:00PM in Hoboken AND tickets are almost sold out! Think of it like a ‘bar crawl’ but for wellness businesses in our area. This year we have over 100 vendors participating, all who are giving all Crawlers freebies when they stop by on the 19th during the Crawl and are hosting giveaways. For every ticket sold, we are donating $1 to the Hoboken Community Center Food Pantry. The crawl will feature brick-and-mortar businesses + online/mobile businesses. The goal of the Hoboken Wellness Crawl is to connect local residents with wellness businesses in Hudson County to celebrate all of the incredible food, fitness, health, and beauty options available in our community. You’ll get a map, bracelet, bag, and then walk or bike all around #Hoboken at your leisure to visit different wellness businesses locally that all are giving away freebies, class passes, samples, and more.

All of the vendors for the crawl are listed here — including details about freebies, giveaways, and select additional deals. Additional promotions are available from 9/19 to 9/24. (Please note, not every vendor will have an additional promotional offer, but this is a great way to further support our local businesses participating.)  Click here to get your tickets for the 2021 Hoboken Wellness Crawl.

TICKETS ARE ALMOST SOLD OUT! PURCHASE HERE.


Main Street Pops Artisan Market⁠

Sunday, September 19th | 11AM – 4PM 

Main Street Pops Artisan Market is back for their biggest market yet, featuring 80+ vendors, live music, a free wellness gift from Hudson Pro Orthopaedics, and more. Learn more here.


Chess Tournament at Play! Hoboken

Sunday, September 19th | Adults: 9:30AM | Kids: 12PM

Play! Hoboken will host an adult + children’s chess tournament on Sept. 19th. Play! Hoboken hosts over-the-board (in person) rapid chess tournaments every 3rd Sunday of the month. All ages and skill levels are welcome with separate sections and rules for adults + children. Learn more here.


2-Mile Fun Run or Walk with Slow AF

Sunday, September 19th | 10AM  | Every Sunday

Join a 2-mile fun run or walk every Sunday at 10AM. Learn more here.


Jersey City Cleanup: Ward B

Sunday, September 19th | 10AM-1PM | Every Sunday

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Join Clean Green every Sunday 10AM-1PM to volunteer for clean-ups in Jersey City, specifically in the Ward B section.


Riverview Farmers Market

Sunday, September 19th | 10AM-2PM

The Riverview Farmers Market in Jersey City has fresh produce, baked goods, dairy products, and more every Sunday 10AM-2PM. Learn more here.


Grab and Go Grocery Bags Provided by The SALT Foundation

Sunday, September 19th | 2PM | Every Sunday

The SALT Foundation is providing Grab and Go grocery bags for anyone who may need free groceries. The Grab and Go bags will be donated every Sunday at 2PM until the food runs out at 637 Newark Avenue in Jersey City. Learn more here.


Outside @ The Brightside! Stand Up Comedy Sundays

Sunday, September 19th | 6PM | Every Sunday

Head to Brightside Tavern for this weekly comedy show with a new lineup of comedians hosted by Rich Kiamco at Brightside Tavern’s patio. Learn more here.


Liberty Humane Society’s Clear the Shelters

Now-September 19th 

LHS is participating in this year’s #cleartheshelters, which means that adoption fees are waived on certain adoptions from August 23rd – September 19th on featured pets. Learn more here.


Giving Digitized’s Virtual Charity Drive

Month of September

Giving Digitized has set up a virtual charity drive for nonprofits for the month of September. Send supplies to charities in need. Learn more here.


Celebrating The Goddess Exhibit at Pilsener Haus & Biergarten

Now-October 31st 

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Head over to Pilsener Haus & Biergarten now through October 31st to view Denise Adler’s Celebrating The Goddess exhibit. Celebrating The Goddess is inspired by myths, legends, symbolism, and the events of the world. Learn more here.


Get Your Vaccine at Hoboken University Medical Center

Ongoing

Hoboken University Medical Center encourages people to get vaccinated. The hospital offers the Pfizer + Moderna vaccines. Call the hospital’s vaccine hotline at 201.821.8972 or sign up here.


Swimming in Jersey City

Ongoing

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Do some laps at Pershing Field’s Aquatic Center in Jersey City. Learn more here.


HER Drive Hudson County Hosted by Students In Action

Ongoing

Students In Action, a student-run mutual aid group based in Hudson County, hosts a menstrual and hygiene product drive in order to help distribute donations to the Hudson County community in an effort to battle period poverty. They are collecting products for ALL menstruating people. Learn more here.


Open Call for Artists: Creativity Corner Hosted By The Hoboken Public Library

Ongoing | 2PM-3PM

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Showcase your artwork, poetry, and designs on The Hoboken Public Library’s social media pages. Learn more here.


Magic Hour – A Play by Mile Square Theatre

Ongoing

In this ecstatic SWG dance/theatre work, performers fling themselves through a scary/happy/sad dreamscape in search of how to be, how to make an impact, and how to fade away. Winner of Best Feature Film at the NYC Indie Theatre Film Festival 2021. Reserve tickets here.


Kid-Friendly Events

Play! Hoboken Chess Kids’ Program

Thursday, September 16th | 4PM-6PM 

Play Hoboken offers a children’s chess program every Monday, Wednesday + Thursday. The first session is free. Parents can sign up their kids on the website. Sign up here.


Kids Art Classes at the Hoboken Historical Museum

Thursday, September 16th, Friday, September 17th + Tuesday, September 23rd | 11AM-2PM

Kids are welcome to enjoy some painting at the museum. Supplies will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Children must be accompanied by adults. Masks are required. Learn more here.


Storytime at the Hoboken Fire Department Museum

Sunday, September 19th | 1:30PM-2PM | Every Sunday

This storytime program is designed for the youngest museum visitors, ages 2 – 5 years old, at the Fire Department Museum located at 213 Bloomfield Street. Stories and songs about city life are presented by Museum staff and guest readers every Sunday from 1:30PM – 2PM. All are invited, and the program costs $5 per family. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Learn more here.


Liberty Science Center’s Dino Dig Adventure Exhibit

Ongoing

Enter the 1,750-square-foot Dino Dig Adventure, where guests are immersed in the landscape of a real paleontological dig. Explore three dig pits and discover fascinating fossils poking out from the sand. Dig for fossils from seven different dinosaur species buried in more than 60 tons of sand. Learn more here.


View our Montclair Girl Events Guide for the Weekend— and for more events in Essex County, click here.


Greater NJ/NY Events

Hispanic Heritage Month 5K

Wednesday, September 15th-October 17th

Sign up for the Hispanic Heritage Month 5K. Log solo miles at a time and date you choose between September 15th-October 17th. Latinos Run is teaming up with Fleet Feet and On Footwear to bring you a hybrid 5K with virtual and in-person fun run options. The group will host an in-person meet-up and celebration on September 26th at 8:30AM. Learn more here.


95th Annual Feast of San Gennaro

Thursday, September 16th-26th

The 95th Annual Feast of San Gennaro returns to Mulberry Street in Little Italy on Thursday, Sept. 16th-26th. Learn more here.


The Farmers’ Market at Hudson Yards

Thursday, September 16th | 10AM-6PM 

Stop by the Hudson Yards’ Farmers’ Market every Tuesday + Thursday through September 30th on the Public Square + Gardens to shop local produce. Learn more here.


1st Annual Community Resource Day

Friday, September 17th | 10AM-4PM

Greater Essex Counseling Services is holding its 1st Annual Community Resource Day in Downtown Newark. The event is Friday, September 17th from 10AM to 4PM. The event will be held at 23 Branford Place in Newark. Learn more here.


NYCRUNS Ladies First Half Marathon & 5K

Saturday, September 18th | 8AM

The NYCRUNS Ladies First Half Marathon + 5K will take place on September 18th at 8AM at Shore Road Park Pier in Brooklyn. The race was created for those who identify as women, but men can join in too. Awards will be given to ladies only. The in-person option offers a flat course around the southern edge of Brooklyn. Runners will go under the Verrazzano Bridge and see the Manhattan skyline from across the harbor. For the virtual option, you can run or walk anywhere you want, including a treadmill. Participants can track their miles any way they want and with any device they want. Participants must log their miles and submit their results by December 31, 2021. Learn more here.


S.O.F.I.A. 11th Annual Walk Against Domestic Violence

Saturday, September 18th | 9AM-1PM

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Start Out Fresh Intervention Advocates (S.O.F.I.A.) will host the 11th Annual Walk Against Domestic Violence in Montclair’s Canterbury Park on Sept. 18th. Participants unable to pre-register online can do so at Canterbury Park. Masks, social distancing, and other safety protocols will be strongly encouraged for participants. Learn more here.


Boys & Girls Club of Newark 5K to Wellness 

Sunday, September 19th | 8AM-11AM

The Boys & Girls Club of Newark 5K to Wellness will take place on September 19th at Branch Brook Park in Newark at 8AM. The race is $30 and when you register for BGCN’s 5K to Wellness, you are supporting the efforts to raise funds to serve Newark’s youth and their families. Funds will provide more youth and families access to services like dental and eye care, stress management activities such as meditation, as well as crisis support to address mental and behavioral health challenges. You will receive a t-shirt and a 5K run/walk finisher medal. The race will take place on a USATF certified course and is sanctioned. Sign up here.


Maplewood Village’s Latin Restaurant Week

Sunday, September 19th-25th 

Enjoy Latin-inspired food and drink in the Village during Hispanic Heritage Month Latin Restaurant Week! Sept. 19th-25th, with a DJ dance party on Sept. 24th. Learn more here.


Burn Phase One: Origins and Activism with Antoinette Ellis Williams

Saturday + Sunday, September 24th + 25th | 5PM-8PM 

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The BURN Project is a multi-disciplinary visual, poetic, literary and ethnographic study on how history, socio-political, cultural, economic, and familial relationships shape identity, reality and healing Black American women. The project is divided into three phases (1) Origin and Activism, (2) Representation, Body, Beauty & Girlhood, and (3) Healing & Memory. The opening reception will be on Sept. 24th and an artist talk with Antoinette Ellis Williams will be on Sept. 25th. Williams is the Chair of the Women’s and Gender Studies Department at NJCU. Learn more here.


Family Roller Skating at Branch Brook Park

Saturday, September 18th | Multiple Times Available | Every Saturday

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Head over to Branch Brook Park for some family roller skating every week. It’s open to all ages. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Sign up here.


Upcoming Weekday Events

Hoboken Historical Museum’s Let’s Play Together Kids’ Program

Monday, September 20th | 3PM-4PM

Artist Issa Sow will lead “Let’s Play Together,” a weekly creativity workshop for kids ages 3-11. All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Held outside in the walkway by the Museum entrance, the program is designed to be inclusive of children around the entire neurodiversity spectrum. The program is open to all, with a suggested $5 donation. Learn more here.


Play! Hoboken Chess Kids’ Program

Monday, September 20th, Wednesday, September 22nd + Thursday, September 23rd | 4PM-6PM 

Play Hoboken offers a children’s chess program on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. The first session is free. Sign up here.


Saku Sushi-Making Class

Tuesday, September 21st | 6PM-7:30PM

Take a sushi-making class at Saku in Hoboken. In this hour and a half class, you will learn how to make three types of rolls and how to make the rice vinegar for your sushi rice. Saku is located at 936 Park Avenue in Hoboken. Learn more here.


JC Local Market

Tuesday, September 21st | 8PM

Stop by this weekly market at Harborside, perfect for grabbing fresh produce on the way home from work. Expect a delicious variety of artisanal items, plus jewelry and more. Learn more here.


Learn How to Play Chess at Play Hoboken

Wednesday, September 22nd | 6PM 

Learn how to play chess every Wednesday at Play Hoboken! The adult social chess night from 6-10PM is for all levels and basic instruction is available from 6PM-7PM. Food and beverages are available for purchase and it is a BYOB facility if anyone wishes to bring beer or wine. Learn more here.


Outdoor Yoga Jam: DJ Yoga With Asana Soul Practice

Wednesday, September 22nd | 6:30PM-7:30PM 

Get your flow on with Asana Soul. It occurs every Wednesday from 6:30PM-7:30PM. The event is free to attend. The location is 210 Hudson Street, Jersey City. Learn more here.


Free Community Knitting Virtual Class

Wednesday, September 22nd | 7PM

Join a free community knitting virtual class every Wednesday. All fiber crafts are welcome. Register here.


Ways to Give Back Locally

Hoboken Food Pantry | 1301 Washington Street, Hoboken

Nearly 25% of the Hoboken Community relies on the help of the Hoboken Food Pantry, which is a part of the Hoboken Community Center. Its pantry is only stocked and distributed through the support of the community. The Food Pantry needs non-perishable food and personal hygiene items such as toothpaste, instant oatmeal, shelf-stable milk, deodorant, shampoo, canned pasta, cereal, and peanut butter—to name a few. Volunteers are needed to help pack, label, and distribute bags of food. Each session can host up to 13 volunteers in order to comply with CDC guidelines and anyone ages 13 and up can help. Volunteers are asked to sign up before coming here. Learn more here.


Hoboken Shelter | 301 Bloomfield Street, Hoboken

The Hoboken Shelter hosts 50 guests nightly and serves more than 1,000 meals throughout the week. As a full-service community partner, the Hoboken Shelter is a necessary resource within the neighborhood. The Shelter is always in need of donations and support to help keep its doors open and welcoming to its guests. This list is inclusive of tasks like donating some of the most needed items like toiletries, coffee, sugar, milk, hand sanitizer, cleaning supplies, and paper products. The Shelter does have opportunities to host volunteers in-person from 11AM-2PM and 6PM-7PM. Please call before arriving as The Shelter can only host 1-2 in-person volunteers at a time due to social distancing guidelines. Learn more here.


Round 2 Resources | Hoboken

Round 2 Resources allows items throughout our community to have a second chance and avoid landfills. The non-profit organization has made a commitment to protect the environment by gathering useful resources throughout the community and re-distributing these items to those who have a need for them. Its mission is not tied to just one cause—as the tagline suggests, “we are not fighting to champion one cause, we are fighting for the world.” To make a donation or volunteer, contact leadership at round2resources@gmail.com.


Partner Happenings

The New Hackensack Meridian Palisades Medical Center Outpatient Adult and Pediatric Rehabilitation Facility

The new Hackensack Meridian Palisades Medical Center Outpatient Adult and Pediatric Rehabilitation facility in North Bergen is located steps away from the main entrance of Hackensack Meridian Palisades Medical Center, where patients can enjoy a view of the picturesque New York City skyline. The team provides one-on-one time with each patient to ensure everyone has a customized treatment that will propel them towards successfully reaching their physical ability goals.

The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Center at Hackensack Meridian Palisades Medical Center is located at 7650 River Road, 3rd Floor, Suite 320 in North Bergen. For inquiries about adult rehab, you can call 201-854-5013 and for questions regarding pediatric rehab, call 201-520-4773. You can also contact Diane.Matlick@HMHN.org with questions.


Be.WELL Psychotherapy: An All-Female Therapy Practice in Hoboken

Be.WELL Psychotherapy in Hoboken believes that your mental and emotional health are always a priority. The all-female team offers individual, couples, group therapy, and one-on-one health and well-being consulting in-person and virtually.

New Client Offer: New therapy patients will get a free consultation with a therapist best suited to their specific needs. Book your session with Be.WELL Psychotherapy located at 36-42 Newark street suite 201 in Hoboken by calling the team at 646-863-0101, or email contact@bewellpsychotherapy.com.


The Max Challenge Hoboken is Hosting a FREE Trial Class + 10-Week Challenge

The Max Challenge Hoboken is hosting its 10-week challenge that starts on September 20th, and blends high-quality fitness classes and nutrition coaching, plus the motivation and support needed to stay on track to hit your goals. The challenge combines fitness classes, nutritional counseling, and the support needed to stick with it over the 10 weeks. You’ll get to participate in unique workouts that combine all the most important parts of fitness and health.

Exclusive Offer: Mention “HOBOKENGIRL” to save $100 off the 10 Week Challenge when signing up. Offer expires 9/17/21.


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Yarleen is a proud Jersey girl with Cuban roots. She’s an actor and freelance writer with an affinity for poetry, astrology, and fried plantains. Born in Jersey City and raised in West New York, where she currently resides, this Hudson county native can usually be found with an Americano in hand, or any caffeinated beverage really. A St. Peter’s University alum with a degree in Communication and Media Culture, Yarleen was News Editor of her college newspaper, while also reporting for the Hudson Reporter and The Jersey Journal. When she’s not on stage, enjoying a new hobby {currently rollerskating}, or typing away on her laptop, you can catch her running along the waterfront listening to the Red Hot Chili Peppers or exploring NYC galleries.