From shopping and art to theater and dancing, here's a roundup of everything fun this weekend.
There are many events going on this weekend -- especially on Saturday -- in Maplewood that will get you in the true holiday spirit. Here are just a few; for more fun things to do, check out the Maplewood Patch Events Calender. ***Kick off the weekend with the annual Maplewood Village Holiday Open House on Saturday from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Enjoy decorations and refreshments as you stroll through town. Over 20 merchants will be participating this year, including Words Bookstore, Little One & Co., Tenth Muse, Scriverner's, KoKoRo, Alchemy Hour, CLICK Learning Center, Hopscotch, Bee & Thistle, Shed, Village Wine Shop, Lotus Petals and Highland Place/Cranes - and more. Geralyn's Art Studio (103 Baker Street) will feature artist Erica Breskin's …
Pollitt was devoted to Maplewood, returning for Glee Club performances regularly even though he relocated to CT decades ago.
Thursday, June 28, 2012
Long-time residents of Maplewood were saddened Wednesday to hear the news of Wesley Pollitt's death on June 13. Pollitt, 93, had been a leader in Maplewood decades ago, before relocating to Connecticut. Maplewood Township Clerk Liz Fritzen sent an email to department heads and Township Committee members on Wednesday informing them of Pollitt's passing. Fritzen noted that Pollitt was a former Maplewood resident, a graduate of Columbia High School and a Maplewood Township Committeeman who served three consecutive three-year terms from 1961 through 1970. Pollitt raised four daughters in Maplewood with his wife Edith McGann Pollitt. He served on the board of Morrow Memorial Methodist Church. Pollitt was also a founder of the Maplewood Glee …