Looking for something to do this weekend? Start in Madison, then check the rest of our planner for more great ideas!
When/Where: Saturday at 7 p.m. at the , 39 Keep St.
Why Go: So kids can build confidence and vocabulary while reading to licensed therapy dogs.
Cost: Free, registration required.
When/Where: Sunday at 3 p.m. at , 24 Main St.
Why Go: Because Al Caiola worked as a leader and sideman with Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Sarah Vaughan, Peggy Lee, Rosemary Clooney, Buddy Holly and Tony Bennett.
Cost: $10 cover/$10 food and beverage minimum.
When/Where: , 214 Main St., Friday, 1:30 p.m.
What: Bring in two pieces of your own art to be critiqued by Joel Tidey
When/Where: , 240 Southern Blvd., 8 p.m. Saturday
What: Another great musical event for the Sanctuary Concert Series.
When/Where: , 214 Main St., Chatham, Sunday, 2 p.m.
What: The well-known performer of "Puppets Inside Out" shares his expertise in this hour-long workshop.
Price: $2/Free for Garden State Puppetry Guild members
When/Where: Saturday at 2 p.m. at , 450 N. Beverwyck Road, Parsippany
Why Go: To help defray medical expenses of 16-year-old Daniel Gaudreau, who suffered severe brain damage after a terrible asthma attack Sept. 1, 2008
Cost: $20 and cash bar
When/Where: Saturday from 9-11 a.m. at , 1180 Route 46, Parsippany
Why Go: To enroll your 4-17-year-old for the theater education offering's spring Saturday programs and two-week performing arts summer day camps
Cost: $130-$695 per program/camp
When/Where: Saturday at 10 am at 243 Route 46, Parsippany
Why Go: Because this Indian-inspired workout regimen is hot, spicy and effective
When/Where: Friday at 8 p.m. at the Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown
Why Go: You love some good classical music.
Cost: $37 to $52
When/Where: Saturday at 10 a.m. at Frelinghuysen Arboretum, Morris Township Why Go: You're feeling creative.
Cost: $25 (includes materials)
When/Where: Saturday starting at 9:30 p.m. at SM23, in Headquarters Plaza, Morristown
Why Go: You want to hear a DJ spin some tunes while you sip on an adult beverage
Cost: Free to attend
When/Where: Saturday starting at 9:30 p.m. at Pete's Restaurant and Pub, MorristownWhy Go: You want to hear musicians play some blues while you eat some Italian specialities. Cost: Free to attend