Updated for 2018!
It’s almost here! That holiday most known for chocolate, hearts and everything pink. You guessed it, I am talking about Valentine’s Day. Although it is fun to buy hearts full of candy and give an over abundance of hugs and kisses, why not try something new this year!
After reviewing what NJ has to offer families to celebrate Valentine’s Day, we have put together a list of some wonderful educational programs your kids will LOVE! It is so important for kids to continue to be exposed to educational experiences outside of school. Here are some events that are so fun that kids won’t even realize they are learning!
Brain Boosting Events to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in NJ
Valentine’s for Nature – Every Friday and Saturday in February 10am-4pm at Tulpehaking Nature Center.
Family Date Night – February 9-10 6pm-9pm at Jenkinson’s Boardwalk.
Felted Heart Garland Making – February 10 10am-2pm at Tuckerton Seaport.
Valentine’s Day Cards – February 10 10am – 12pm at your local Michael’s Craft Store.
Tissue Paper Stained Glass Craft – February 10 11am-3pm at Museum of Early Trades and Crafts.
Family Chocolate Making – February 10 12pm-2pm at Tuckerton Seaport.
Chocolate Festival – February 10 11am – 4pm at Morris Museum in Morristown.
Valentine’s Day Gifts – February 10 1pm – 3pm at your local Michael’s Craft Store.
Valentine’s Day Storytime – February 10 11am at your local Barnes & Noble.
Buzzing Valentine Mailbox Craft – February 10 11am-3pm at Lakeshore Learning stores.
Natural Sweethearts – February 10 12pm – 1:30pm at Tenafly Nature Center.
Valentine’s Day Sleigh Rides – February 10 10am-4pm at Howell Living History Farm.
Valentine’s Day Jumps – February 14 Various Times at Pump It Up in Randolph.
Know of another Valentine’s Day event in NJ for families? Share it with us in the comments below and we will add it to our list!
Don’t miss these amazing maple sugaring events in NJ too!
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