Explore history of black NHL players at free Soul on Ice screening at Prudential Center this Sunday

Prudential Center’s free screening of Soul on Ice: Past, Present & Future on Sunday, February 12th will explore the history of black players in the NHL. After the screening, stay for a panel featuring Willie O’Ree, the NHL’s first black player; Devils forward Devante Smith-Pelly; former Devils captain Bryce Salvador; former player and television analyst Anson Carter; and Damon Kwame Mason, the film’s director.

Women in Media-Newark Announces “Women in the World” art exhibit has two locations in Newark

Women in Media-Newark has announced the opening of its art exhibit “Women in the World: A Visual Perspective,” which will be on display at three separate locations, including two in Newark: Rutgers University-Newark’s Paul Robeson Art Galleries, and New Jersey Performing Arts Center’s (NJPAC) Victoria Lobby.

Three new decorative arts installations set to open at Newark Museum

The Newark Museum is opening three installations on February 22 that highlight its Decorative Arts collection, including one Newark-centric installation.

Newark Public Library announces series of Black History Month programs and exhibits

Newark Public Library has announced a series of upcoming programs to commemorate Black History Month, in addition to a series of ongoing exhibits that are currently running at the library. All programs are free and open to the public.

Newark Print Shop is back with Express Newark debut in Hahne’s building

Newark Print Shop will celebrate its new digs tonight with the launch of their first group exhibition, entitled “Transitions,” on Friday, February 3rd from 6 to 9 p.m.

Shake off the winter blues at 6th annual beds & breakfast event

Join community gardeners, urban farmers, food entrepreneurs and cooking enthusiasts at Greater Newark Conservancy for the 6th Annual Beds & Breakfast Winter Seminar on Saturday, February 25th.

February’s Second Sunday at Newark Museum will commemorate Black History Month

Newark Museum will dedicate Second Sunday this February to commemorating Black History Month.

Now on view at Newark Museum: New anamorphic film installation What Will Come

In anticipation of the relocation and reinstallation of its Arts of Global Africa collection in November 2017, the Newark Museum is debuting a newly acquired video installation by artist William Kentridge, What Will Come (2007). The installation will be on view in the Arts of Global Africa’s dedicated space for video art from January through May 2017.

Day after inauguration, former Schomburg Center director will contextualize Trump presidency at Newark library

On Saturday, January 21, from 2:00-4:00 p.m. the Newark Public Library will present the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Lecture. Author Howard Dodson will speak about the state of the country in his presentation “Becoming America: From Obama to Trump,” in Centennial Hall, at the Main Library.

Newark Museum, a place of ‘gathering’ and ‘refuge,’ will offer free Inauguration Day admission

The Newark Museum is giving locals the opportunity to “rediscover what unites them” by offering free admission this Friday, January 20th, on the day Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. The event is billed specifically as an Inauguration Day event.