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Wellness is the Word…Fitness & Health the Ways!
…a Special Arts Project through which the audience will gain a healthy appreciation of the performing arts as well as for the wellness, fitness, and health of ones’ own mind, body, and soul. Funding [for the performances noted ***] has been made possible in part by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts / Department of State, the National Endowment for the Arts and the Gloucester County Cultural & Heritage Commission, an agency under the auspices of Rowan College at Gloucester County.
Going Wild in the Jungle ***
Friday, June 24, 11:00 a.m.
Author and Storyteller Don Dougherty of Classroom Adventure Stories will take you on a highly interactive jungle adventure.
Silly Joe Sings!
Friday, July 1, 11:00 a.m.
With a guitar, a loud voice, a wig, a kazoo, boxer shorts, and a lot of silly body movements, Joe Consiglio A.K.A. Silly Joe keeps everyone involved in this high-energy show.
Flicks & PJs
Wednesday evenings @ 6:30 p.m.
July 6, 20, August 3, 17
Wear PJs…bring: pillow, blanket, snack, beverage
Movies listed below
On Your Mark, Get Set for Animal Games! ***
Friday, July 8, 11:00 a.m.
With zany illusions, props, music, audience participation and a cast of outrageous puppet characters, Steve Petra of Petra’s Puppets brings loads of fun!
A Mr. Malcolm Monday Morning
Monday, July 11, 11:00 a.m.
Stories as only Mr. Malcolm can tell. Lots of interactive fun!
Wednesday evenings, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
July 13 & 27
Children read to therapy pets. Bring your own book or use library books.
The Great Holtzie
Friday, July 15, 11:00 a.m.
Standup comedian for kids and families, The Great Holtzie, Adam Holtz, captivates everyone with his jokes and classic slapstick.
Fitness Frenzy ***
Friday, July 22, 11:00 a.m.
Presented by Benjamin Lipman and Currier’s Magical Mania, this multi-media combination of magic, juggling, music, comedy and interaction is sure to be a huge hit.
Marvels of Motion – Mad Science Physics Olympics!
Friday, July 29, 11:00 a.m.
This interactive event with Dynamite Dave of Mad Science West NJ is about the fun-damentals of moving science with wacky events and the unveiling of the top-secret motion machine.
On Your Mark, Get Set, Read, Move, Laugh & Play! ***
Friday, August 5, 11:00 a.m.
Comic mime Robert Rivest presents hilarious mime stories, interactive playfulness, and fun ways to move, laugh and relieve stress.
Preschool Summer Finale
Monday, August 8, 11:00 a.m.
The Little Red Hen: The Classic Story Reimagined by Youth Stages
Monday, August 8, 11:00 a.m.
In this interactive PLAY-SHOP (with Jean Prall Rosolino), the children, as Little Yellow Chicks, will plant, grow, reap the wheat and make and eat the bread…all with the Little Red Hen…all without the assistance of the other lazy animals.
Grades K-4 Summer Finale
Tuesday, August 9, 11:00 a.m.
You are invited to learn the ways of the Jedi with Panniken Moonjumper (David Engel), a true Master of Intergalactic fun, adventure, physical challenges, and light saber lessons.
Come dressed as your favorite Star Wars character!
Professor Parsnip’s Lab of Healthy Choices ***
Friday, August 12, 11:00 a.m.
Wacky Professor Parsnip of Bright Star Touring Theatre takes the audience on an adventure with exciting science experiments and interactive fun from the lab.
Live Turtle Encounter Show
Tuesday, August 16, 11:00 a.m.
Turtlesinger & Turtletoter, Karen & Charlie Buckley’s musical, interactive show with turtles and an On Your Mark, Get Set, Go…International 1 Meter Turtle Race & Medal Ceremony.
Kids Choice DJ Dance Party
Friday, August 19, 11:00 a.m.
DJ Dave of Currier’s Magical Mania returns with 2 hours of interactive activities to get you up and moving. There will be dancing, games, and contests for all.
Flicks & PJS
Wednesdays @ 6:30 p.m.
Movies for children/families
Wear your PJs and bring: a pillow, blanket or sleeping bag, snack & beverage
No need to register…just come and enjoy!
7/6 Zootopia (PG – 108 minutes)
Determined to prove herself, Officer Judy Hopps jumps at the chance to crack her first case…even if it means partnering with scam-artist Nick Wilds to solve the mystery. Big fun for all shapes and species…hilarious adventure full of action and heart. Disney
7/20 Minions (PG – 91 minutes)
Left without an evil leader, the Minions embark on a journey to find a new big boss. These heroes must face their biggest challenge yet…saving all of Minionkind. When Sid’s attempt to adopt three dinosaur eggs gets him abducted by their real mother to an underground lost world, his friends attempt to rescue him.
8/3 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (PG – 92 minutes)
Hit the road with your favorite fur balls as they race to Miami on a wild road trip…the jaunt takes a nutty detour leading to hilarious highway hijinks and music-packed adventure across the country.
8/17 Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG – 95 minutes)
Po and the Furious Five are back in the hilarious and critically-acclaimed hit film your whole family will love! When Po discovers a secret village of fun-loving, clumsy pandas, he must train them to defeat Kai, a supernatural villain who threatens to destroy Kung Fu.