Weekend Events in the Caldwell Area
See a free screening of the documentary 'Scottsboro,' become a superhero or laugh along at the Neil Simon farce, 'Rumors.'
Saturday, All day
Caldwell Public Library
268 Bloomfield Ave., Caldwell
During the month of January, the Caldwell Free Public Library will host the Annual Essex County Photo Club's Photography Exhibit, featuring both film and digital images. The exhibit will be available for public viewing during the library's normal operating hours.
Saturday, 10 a.m.
104 Gray St., West Caldwell
Caldwell Jr. Wrestling takes on Glen Ridge at the Harrison School gym. Eleven different weight classes, ranging from 60 lbs. to over 145 lbs., wrestle in this dual meet.
An Evening With My Favorite Superhero
Saturday, 5:30 p.m.
Geyer Family YMCA
159 Glenridge Ave., Montclair
Sign up now for a super evening with Cape Designing, the Science behind the Superhero, Power Foods and Superhero workouts. Call to register.
Film Screening - Scottsboro: An American Tragedy
Friday, 7 p.m.
Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Montclair
67 Church St., Montclair
This PBS documentary recalls the case of nine black teenaged boys wrongly convicted of raping a white woman in Alabama in 1931. This case of injustice is considered one of the most significant legal fights of the 20th century, one of many labeled "legal lynching." Christine Roz Samuels, former vice-president of the local NAACP chapter, will lead the discussion after the screening.
Neil Simon's 'Rumors'
Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., Sunday, 3 p.m.
14 Alvin Place, Upper Montclair
Rumors, a farce by Neil Simon, comes to Studio Playhouse in Upper Montclair.
Catherine MacLellan with opener Jill Fenske
Saturday, 8 p.m.
45 Hillside Cres, Belleville
Canadian Catherine MacLellan is a well-known singer/songwriter making her Hillside Cafe debut. Jill C. Fenske is a local poet and spoken word artist. She will be reading original prose from her recently published portfolio "Twice Told."
Tot Traditions at Temple Sholom of West Essex
Sunday, 10 a.m.
Temple Sholom of West Essex
760 Pompton Ave., Cedar Grove
Take time once a month for an hour to explore the rich tapestry of Jewish Life with your toddler through song, dance, crafts, holiday foods, games and Hewbrew Language. You and your child will laugh, learn and love your time together. Each session will focus on a different Jewish Holiday. RSVP to temple office at 973-239-1321.