Visit Fanwood's historic Victorian train station & the Osborn Cannonball House in Scotch Plains: Both local historic sites will be part of Union County's Four Centuries In A Weekend event Oct. 19 & 20. The train station hours will be 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Your host both days will be George Weiss, Fanwood's resident railroad historian, who will show videos chronicling the history of the Central Railroad of New Jersey and have historic artifacts on display. Click here for more about the train station. The Osborn Cannonball House Museum, located at 1840 Front Street, will be open on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 12 to 5 p.m. and will feature a display of news articles and period clothing of “Lincoln/Kennedy: Two Eras, Two Assassinations.” Also check out the museum's newly acquired 1880’s Mason and Hamlin reed pump organ. Costumed guides will conduct tours.
Visit the Scotch Plains farmer's market before the season ends: The market runs Saturdays in the municipal building parking lot from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. through November.