b'Events That Matter august/september20 Montclair FilmAug 21 7PM Group dance lesson and free screening of Dirty Dancing. Dance demonstration with Arthur 21Murray Dance Studio Montclair. The film begins at sunset. Bring lawn chairs and a picnic.DETAILS Anderson Park, 313 N. Mountain Avenue, Montclair; montclairfilm.org/events/dirty-dancingMAPSO Funk FestAug 281-7PM Enjoy funk, house and soul music,T HIISSIISSHHOOMMEElocal restaurants and talent, while connecting with theTHcommunity. Funk Fest prioritizes the inclusion of Black, minority, women, and LGBTQ+ owned entities. Susan Blodgett, ABR DETAILS Springfield Ave Gazebo, 1668 Springfield Avenue,Broker / Sales Associate Maplewood; mapsofunkfest.com 973-214-4636 Susan.Blodgett@cbmoves.com South Orange Performing Arts Center Ginny Spiegel Sept 10 8PM Eric Hutchinson with Special GuestSales Associate 973-219-8865 Caleb Hawley Virginia.Spiegel@cbmoves.com Sept 118PM Suzanne Vega, An Evening of New York145 Maplewood AvenueMaplewood, NJ@WeKnowNJRealEstate Songs & Stories 973-378-8300Sept 178PM Motor City Revue, The Ultimate MotownSuzanne Vega SERVICE KNOWLEDGE EXPERTISE TributeSept 188PM Al Stewart and The Empty PocketsSept 197:30PM Leonid & Friends, The Finest Chicago Tribute in the World Sch o o lAs It Should BeSept 23 7:30PM Los LobosSept 25 8PM John Pizzarelli & Catherine Russell, TheAl StewartSongs of Frank Sinatra & Billie HolidaySept 30 7:30PM The Milk Carton KidsOct 1 8PM Bria Skonberg QuartetOct 2 8PM David Broza & Trio Havana Plus Special Guest Itai KrissDETAILS One SOPAC Way, South Orange; SOPACnow.orgThe Milk Carton KidsDurand-Hedden House and GardenSept 19 1-4PM Family Fun in the Garden. Visitors can learn about the plants in the Herb Garden and wander the sloping meadow of Grasmere Park. Old-fashioned games and crafts will keep young ones entertained.DETAILS Durand-Hedden House, 523 Ridgewood Road, Maplewood; durandhedden.orgThe Achieve Foundation ofSouth Orange & MaplewoodSept 25 9AM 19 thAnnual Newstead 5k to benefit The Achieve Foundation. Fun and family-friendly race for participants of all fitness levels through Newstead. Virtual option available. P R O G R E S S I V E E D U C AT I O N S I N C E 1 9 4 8DETAILS South Mountain Annex, 112 Glenview Road, South Orange;CO-EDnNURSERY THROUGH GRADE 8nFARBROOK.ORGachievefoundation.org/instead5k continued on p. 43events that matter /13'