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May. 19 Bloomfield weather: Partly sunny; breezy in the afternoon; becoming cloudy at night with a high of 70 F and a low of 55 F.

Bloomfield beautification committee plans free first-come-first-served seed and seedling giveaway of the township’s official flower, the Black Eyed Susan, May 20 at the library courtyard
Township of Bloomfield

Fairiview HSA plans May 20 car wash fundraiser for the class of 2024 at the Fairview School playground
Fairview Home and School Association

Brookdale Reformed Church in Bloomfield plans May 20 concert from Miss Maybell and her Ragged Jazz Band with music from 1900-1920, reservations encouraged
Brookdale Reformed Church. Bloomfield, NJ

Montclair Disability Pride plans 2023 disability pride parade for people with disabilities and their allies May 20 in Montclair from Heningburg field to Rand Park
Bloomfield SEPAC

The Institute of Jazz Studies Rutgers-Newark to host free 2023 AAPI Jazz Fest on May 20 at the Express Newark building
Rutgers University

Essex County Environmental Center plans Passaic River Canoe Trip for adults and children age 12+ May 20 with preregistration required
Essex County Environmental Center

Essex County Parks plans free “Family Garden Party” May 20 at Presby Memorial Iris Gardens in Montclair with food trucks, crafts, activities, and face painting
Essex County Parks

Black Health Matters plans free spring 2023 health summit and expo May 20 at the Donald M. Payne Sr. School of Technology in Newark with guest speakers and film screenings with preregistration required
Black Health Matters