• HobokenGirl {Weekend} Events Guide: January 2nd Edition

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    HAPPY 2015 EVERYONE! 2014 has been a great year and 2015 is sure to compete. Hopefully one of your resolutions is to explore more locally. We’re making it easy with our weekly events guide. Start your new year off right this weekend with some of these local events:

    Happy 2015 Hoboken Girl HG

    “Appropriation” Exhibit at Hob’Art Co-Operative Gallery – Friday, December 12–Monday, January 5

    Ibou Ndoye and Liz Cohen: "Appropriation" Mixed media installation 2014

    Ibou Ndoye and Liz Cohen: “Appropriation” Mixed media installation 2014

    Regarding this show, Liz Cohen says, “For years I have been fascinated by the art forms of the indigenous people of the earth, in particular, the Aboriginal people of Australia amongst whom I lived and worked for many years. Her Gallery Hours: Thursday – Sunday, 1-5pm and by appointment (201) 319-1504

    NYE Recovery Party at Reign Nightclub — Friday, January 2 at 10PM

    The partying doesn't have to stop!

    The partying doesn’t have to stop!

    Featuring DJ B-Fine, Anthony Coogs, Ammo and more! More info here.

    Hoboken New Year’s  Run — Saturday, January 3 at 9:30AM

    To start the new year off right

    To start the new year off right

    Gather at Pier A Park on the first Saturday morning of 2015 with a 5K and a 1 mile fun run! Free hot cocoa will be provided. Tickets are still available.

    Sciencetellers Program at the Hoboken Public Library — Saturday, January 3 at 2-3PM

    Hoboken Public Library

    Cool science experiments mix with storytelling for a great family event.  Recommended ages, 4+.  Tickets for each child attending.  This is an open event.  You do not need a library card to attend, but must have a ticket.  Stroller rules apply.

    Upcoming Week Events

    Monday, January 5 at 10:30AM — Music Together/Music Play Studio Demonstration at Hoboken Public Library {more info here}

    Tuesday, January 6 at 10:30AM, 11:30AM — Tiny Tots Story Time at Hoboken Public Library {more info here and here}

    Tuesday, January 6 at 6-7PM — Computer Basics led by a Spanish-speaking instructor at Hoboken Public Library {more info here}

    Tuesday, January 6 at 6:30PM — New moms group at Hoboken University Medical Center {more info here}

    Tuesday, January 6 at 8PM – Trivia night at Mills Tavern

    Wednesday, January 7 – Trivia night at Wicked Wolf

    Wednesday, January 7 at 1:30PM — A book reading at Riverside Medical Group {Hoboken Maxwell} by author Marissa Klein {1:30 ribbon cutting, 3:30 first reading, 4:15 second reading}

    Wednesday, January 7 at 3:30-5PM — Origami for Teens at the Hoboken Public Library {more info here}

    Wednesday, January 7 at 5PM – Trivia Night at Maxwell’s Tavern {50% off on all pizzas}

    Thursday, January 8 at 10:30AM, 11:30AM — Tiny Tots Story Time at Hoboken Public Library {more info here and here}

    Thursday, January 8 at 8PM — Patton Oswald presents Silver Screen Fiend reading, signing, and Q&A at WORD in Jersey City. {more info here}

    Thursday, January 8 at 10PM – College night at Wicked Wolf {$3 cans, $8 pitchers, $4 fireball shots}

    Enjoy the first few days of 2015!


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    Jen is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of Hoboken Girl. She started the site to discover and share the wealth of things happening in Hudson County. Her roots in the area extend to her maternal grandparents, who owned two textile factories in Weehawken and North Bergen. When not planning the next Hoboken Girl event/volunteer project or editing her life away, she can usually be found shopping at local boutiques, eating an Insta-worthy meal, walking her French bulldog + rescue pup, or watching the latest murder doc on Netflix with her husband.