There's always a chance to see something magical  when strolling around the Borough and our community is chock-full of residents with creative ideas. "Villians and visitors will walk away with a smile on their face when they catch a glimpse of the artistic tree face and mouse house on a beautiful old tree on Linden Avenue. Stop by and take a peek!

Be sure to join us for Art Walk in Merchantville on May 3rd, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. This is our second annual Downtown Art Walk series where local artists display their art in our great businesses. This event is free and open to the public with no registration required to attend. This art event is hosted by eleven businesses in town, so stroll on by, stop in and take a peek. Visit the webpage for more information about the different locations and artists and sign up for updates and news.

Collective Arts is launching in New Jersey. Join us at Blue Monkey on April 1st starting at 5PM for our New Jersey premier! We will have an artist pop up with New Jersey Artist Sean Lugo. Collective Arts Brewing is a grassroots craft brewery that aims to fuse the creativity of craft beer with the inspired talents of emerging artists and musicians. Collective Arts Brewing was founded on two beliefs: The first that creativity fosters creativity. And the second, that creativity yields delicious pints. We feature limited-edition works of art on our beer cans and labels, and we work to make sure the liquid on the inside is as diverse and creative as the artists we profile.

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Anchoring Waterfront South’s Art Scene is The South Camden Theatre Company, a nonprofit professional theatre company dedicated to helping revitalize the City of Camden, New Jersey by producing meaningful, professional theater in the City’s Waterfront South District. South Camden Theatre Company stages classic plays, comedies and original works as the resident theatre company at The Waterfront South Theatre. Together they are building a strong community of arts, culture and family life here in the Waterfront South neighborhood of Camden. Save 20% when you purchase a FlexPass before March 2, 2019.

On Saturday, April 6th Graceful Knit Knots hosted a two hour event in where children learned to build their very own stuffed bunny at Ryan's Retail on Center Street. Each child was able to pick out their bunny’s body and tail and stuff him or her by themselves. They were alsos guided on how to use a plastic tapestry needle to close the bunny body and add eyes and a nose. Graceful Knit Knots makes handmade gifts for the whole family including items like baby and you hats, boot cuffs, blankets, scarves. Any questions can be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Aradia's Treasure Metaphysical Shop will sponsor an eight week in depth tarot course. The course runs on Thursday evenings from March 7, 2019 to April 25, 2019. Classes will be held from 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Cost of the class is $175.00. The course will be taught by Debra Branda-Canady who has more than 40 years experience in the field of tarot. The course is designed to teach serious students how to develop their intuitive skills and successfully learn to read tarot. The course will cover the basics of tarot study and reading, as well as, modules on psychic development, journaling, types of spreads and how to expand them, ethical practices and professionalism. Aradia's Treasure is located at 19 N. Centre Street in Merchantville, NJ. For more information visit the shop, call (856) 488-8187 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Pay online on our website:
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From classical to contemporary Temple University’s all new Musical Theatre A Capella group: Vi-Broad-O covers it all. Treasurer, Zach Moore is a freshman theater major from Merchantville, NJ. He is so thankful to have been able portray his dream role, Shrek in “Shrek: the Musical”. When he is not counting Vi-Broad-O’s money, you can catch him auditioning at various South Jersey theaters, being paid to stare at water(?), and listening to “Ragtime”! Look out soon for a fundraiser!

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