Get Out: Learn About Filing Tax Appeals at Montville Senior House
A list of nearby activities for you and your family.
With tax season in full swing, tax appeal season is also in action.
Montville's former Tax Assessor George Stafford will be sharing his knowledge on who should be filing appeals and how to file on Thursday night at the Senior House.
Looking to do something a little more exciting this weekend? Here's what's in store in this week's Get Out:
"Who Should File Tax Appeals" Workshop
When/Where: Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Senior House in Montville
Why Go: Former Tax Assessor George Stafford will be speaking about who should file tax appeals and how to go about the process.
When/Where: Thursday at 10 a.m. at the Butler Public Library
Why Go: To purchase as many books as fit in a library-provided shopping bag for $5.
5K Race/Walk Event
When/Where: Saturday, 8 a.m. at The College of Saint Elizabeth
Why Go: You like to race and walk, and support of a good cause.
Cost: $25 registration fee after April 1
Morristown Shred Event
When/Where: Saturday starting at 9 a.m. at Morristown Town Hall
Why Go: You've got some sensitive papers you want to know have been properly disposed of.
Cost: $4 per bag/box, with proceeds benefiting the Kiwanis Club High School Scholarship Fund.
'Must Have Plants'
When/Where: Saturday, 10 a.m. at Frelinghuysen Arboretum, Morris Township
Why Go: You want a preview and opportunity to pre-purchase plants that will be available for sale in May.
Cost: Free, but registration required
LEFF's 'Pack n Party'
When/Where: Saturday, 2 p.m. at Morristown High School
Why Go: You want to help pack 100 "bringing home baby" diaper bags, to be donated to the Morristown Medical Center Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
Morristown Fire Department Open House
When/Where: Sunday, noon to 4 p.m. at the Morristown Firehouse, Speedwell Avenue, Morristown
Why Go: You want to enjoy free food and drink, get free health screenings, learn about the fire department's 200+ year history and more.
New Jersey Ballet Presents Sleeping Beauty
When/Where: Sunday, 3 p.m. at the Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown
Why Go: You want to see this enduring, family-friendly classic.
Dog Adoption Day @ Bridgewater PetSmart
When/Where: Sunday at 11 a.m. at PetSmart on Promenade Boulevard in Bridgewater.
Why Go: Because your new best friend is probably waiting for you, and the best place to find him or her is at Bridgewater's PetSmart.
Cost: Free, plus the cost of the dog.
Family Night Hike Adventure
When/Where: The Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center, 247 Southern Blvd, Chatham, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Why Go: Bring a flashlight and learn about nocturnal wildlife, participate in fun educational activities, and hike along the trails in the darkness. Sign up in advance. Hikes leave every 15 minutes and take about an hour.