TGIF! It’s going to be a busy weekend–here’s your go-to list of things to do around town this weekend.
1. Narratives Exhibition at the Hob’Art Co-Operative Gallery — Friday, July 11-Saturday, August 2
Narratives, a two person show by artists Joe Gilmore and Frank Pariso will be open to the public from July 10 to August 2, 2014 at the hob’art co-operative gallery, The Monroe Center of the Arts, E 208, 720 Monroe Street, Hoboken, NJ 07030. The artist reception will be on July 12, 2013 from 6-8 pm and the artist talk will be on July 20, 2013 at 3:30 pm. The work in Narratives is a whimsical display of story-telling through descriptive imagery. Both artists share an interest in figurative representation and offer unique perspectives about art as a means of communication. Gilmore uses chance and creative energy to describe his work, while Pariso takes a methodical and classical approach to his illustrations.
4. Hoboken’s First City of Water Day — Saturday, July 12, 10AM-4PM at Maxwell Place Park
The city of Hoboken is teaming up with the Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance for its first City of Water Day. Guests can take part in FREE kayak and ferry rides, concerts, boat tours to Governor’s Island, children’s activities, and more. Take part in the chance to connect with the Hudson River that surrounds us! Visit this page for more info.
5. The Rebirth of Cigars — Saturday, July 12 7PM-12AM at Hoboken Cigar
Deals on cigars, prizes, and good company.
**Disclaimer: HG does not promote smoking!
6. Captain Mark Lee Memorial 5k Race/1 Mile Walk — Sunday, July 13 at 9AM at Liberty State Park
Come join a 5k/1 mile walk at Liberty State Park hosted by American Cancer Fund to memorialize Captain Mark Lee, Jersey City firefighter and Ground Zero hero who died from respiratory failure brought on my his work at Ground Zero. Registration is an 8AM!
7. Let’s Get Upside Down Workshop at Mimi Yoga — Sunday, July 13 3-5PM
Are you a yoga beginner? Have you always wanted to learn the basics? This is the workshop for you! Enjoy 2 hours of basic learning and poses with a confident, helpful yoga teacher. Register for the workshop at Mimi Yoga–$35 by July 12th and $40 if you register at the door on Sunday.
Upcoming Week Events:
Monday, July 14 at 7PM – Fitness in the Park at Pier A Park (bring a mat and comfortable shoes!)
Tuesday, July 15 at 7PM – Yoga in the Park at Pier A Park (bring a yoga mat and water!)
Tuesday, July 15 at 7PM – Speed Dating for 30-somethings at the Village Pourhouse. Register here.
Tuesday, July 15 at 8PM – Trivia Night at Four L’s
Tuesday, July 15 at 8PM – Trivia Night at Mills Tavern
Wednesday, July 16 – Trivia Night at Wicked Wolf
Wednesday, July 16 – “Wednesdays Afterwork into the Night!” at Teak on the Hudson
Wednesday, July 16 at 7-9PM — Work it Out Bride Event at 341 Bloomfield Street. Visit this page for more info.
Wednesday, July 16 at 9 PM – Movies Under the Stars at Pier A Park
Thursday, July 17 at 7PM – Yoga in the Park at Pier A Park
Thursday, July 17 at 8PM – “Core Values” playing at The Edge Lofts (14th and Clinton) every Thursday-Sunday until July 27th
Thursday, July 17 at 10PM – College Night at Wicked Wolf ($3 cans, $8 pitchers, $4 fireball shots)
So…what will you be up to this weekend? Enjoy it!