What's Going On at Canal Walk - Current and Upcoming Events

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Monday, June 25, 2018 - AARP Driver Safety Program

Sponsored by the Canal Walk Men’s Club
This course consists of 2 three-hour sessions. You must attend both sessions to be certified for completion of the course.
The course is conducted by a trained AARP instructor, and is geared toward the needs of older drivers. Attendance at the class improves your driving skills, stresses safety, provides for a discount on your auto insurance and can remove 2 points from your driving record.
(You don’t need to be a member of AARP).
The class has been scheduled for: Wednesday and Thursday, June 25th & 26th, 2018
6:00 p.m. to 9:00:00 p.m.
A check must be made out to AARP dated June 25th, 2018.
You will also need your NJ Driver’s License on the day of class.
This course will be given in the Canal Walk Clubhouse, Crafts Room
The fee is $15 for members of AARP and $20 for non-members.

Click here to get the AARP Driver Safety Program Flier

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - Half Time - Trip


Cost:  $35pp.

Showtime is 7:30 pm

Venue:  PapermillPlayhouse

The jitney will be leaving the Clubhouse at 3:30 pm and be back approximately 11 pm.

Questions? Contact: Jodie (Activities Director) 732-356-8806

Click here to get the Half Time - Trip Flier

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - Baseball - Yankees vs Red Sox

Baseball - Yankees ve Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium

Sunday, July 1

Bus leaves Clubhouse at 4 PM, returns about 11:30 PM

$ 77 per person

Click here to get the Baseball - Yankees vs Red Sox Flier

Sunday, July 8, 2018 - Make a Glass Pendant

Make a glass pendant in thee Arts and Craft room

All glass, tools, findings and instruction included

$15 per person

Click here to get the Make a Glass Pendant Flier

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - Hadassah Pizza Party

Open to all Members, Spouses and significant others, and then, after June 8th
open to the community, friends and relatives.  6:00 pm, $13/per person: includes water,
soft drinks and dessert.  BYOB

Make checks payable to Hadassah and drop in the Hadassah mailbox.
See flyer for additional details

Click here to get the Hadassah Pizza Party Flier

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - Polymer Clay Class

Polymer Clay class.

Grandparents and grandchildren invited.

Make 3-5 polymer fruits to be attached to a cord necklace

Click here to get the Polymer Clay Class Flier

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 2018 Patio Pool Parties

Sponsored by the Clubhouse Activities Committee 

Summer Evenings on the Patio 

(The outside pool will close at 5:00 pm) 

 July 13th (waitlist) or Friday, August 17 at 7:00 pm

CW Residents Only - Limited to the first 150 to sign up per day

$12 per person (toward the cost of food & entertainment)
sandwiches, salads, soda/water & desserts

Dance & Dine with DJ Randi Rae in July or DJ Mel in August of “Be Our Guest Entertainment”


Sign up for either July or August (only select one)

Due to possibility of inclement weather, we have to limit the number of attendees to 150 per day.                                           

  BYO beverages; drinks in plastic containers only /bottles (glass items prohibited on the patio) 

Cost: $12/per person

Click here to get the 2018 Patio Pool Parties Flier

Thursday, July 19, 2018 - Bagels and Belly Laughs

Two events, July 19th and August 16th. Cost: $3 per person, per session
10:00 am to 12:00 noon at the Freedom Clubhouse. 

We all know that laughter is the best medicine.  Laughing can give your immune
system a boost, ease pain, relax arteries, improve memory and offer your torso
a mini workout.  Whether you giggle politely or guffaw till your face hurts, don't miss
out on this, or both sessions, of just plain fun.  Enjoy a cup of
coffee and a bagel with a "schmear".  Bring at least 2 jokes to share with the group.

Limited to 24 participants per session.

See flyer for details on payment.

Click here to get the Bagels and Belly Laughs Flier

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - Imperial Brass: Music From the Movies

This outstanding band with its 33 professional musicians will appear with special guest soloist, Warren Vache', who is the country’s most illustrious cornet player. Some of the movie themes on the program are from My Fair Lady, The Sound of Music, Fiddler on the Roof, Chicago (All that Jazz), Superman, Laura, The Godfather, An Affair to Remember. Over the last two decades, this brass band ensemble has received acclaim for their varied styles. The group has played to packed audiences in the Great Auditorium in Ocean Grove, a venue to which they have been invited numerous times. Each time we have brought this brass band to our ballroom we have always had a full house. What a great way to spend a summer evening; get your reservations in early so you don’t miss out.

Click here to get the Imperial Brass: Music From the Movies Flier

Sunday, July 22, 2018 - Baseball - Yankees vs Mets

Yankees vs Mets at Yankee Stadium

Sunday, July 22

Bus leaves Clubhouse at 4 PM, returns about 11:30 PM

$ 83 per person

Click here to get the Baseball - Yankees vs Mets Flier

Sunday, August 5, 2018 - Musikfest 2018: Jim Gaffigan



$60 per person/ticket

Trip includes evening at Musikfest in Bethlehem, PA & ticket to comedy show

See side 2 of flyer for details & daily time schedule

One of the world’s highest grossing stand-up comedians, Gaffigan is a GRAMMY nominated writer, actor, producer, author, top touring performer and multi-platinum-selling father of five. The creator and star of “The Jim Gaffigan Show,” he’s also guest starred on many television comedies and dramas, ranging from “Portlandia” and “The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” to HBO's cult hits “Flight of the Concords” and “Bored to Death” and dramatic roles in “Law & Order.” On the silver screen, his credits include “Three Kings,” “Hot Pursuit,” “Super Troopers” and “17 Again,” among many others.

With more than 25 years in the industry, Gaffigan’s remarkable career has been highlighted by writing the The New York Times Bestsellers “Dad Is Fat” and “Food: A Love Story;” performing for Pope Francis and over one million festival attendees at the 2014 Festival of Families in Philadelphia; and being one of only 10 comics in history to sell out Madison Square Garden.

Click here to get the Musikfest 2018: Jim Gaffigan Flier

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - Pretty Woman: The Musical


Love is Always Worth It

It reivented a genre, swept the world off its feet, and made millions believe in happily ever after.  And now, one of the most beloved romantic comedies of all time is coming to Broadway!

Pretty Woman: The Musical is the World Premiere stage production featuring direction and choreography by two-time Tony Award® winner Jerry Mitchell (Kinky Boots, Legally Blonde, Hairspray), an original score by Grammy® winner Bryan Adams (“Summer of ’69,” “Everything I Do”) and his longtime songwriting partner Jim Vallance, and a book by the movie’s legendary director Garry Marshall and screenwriter J.F. Lawton.”

“Vivian and Edward are unlikely soulmates who overcome all odds to find each other… and themselves. Experience the moments you love from the movie — and get to know these iconic characters in a whole new way — in this dazzlingly theatrical take on a love story for the ages. Brought to life by a powerhouse creative team representing the best of music, Hollywood and Broadway, Pretty Woman: The Musical will light up your heart.”

$145 per person

The jitney will leave the Clubhouse at 4:30pm, back at approximately 11pm.  Site: New York’s Nederlander Theatre at 208 West 41st Street.

Questions? Contact: Jodie (Activities Director) 732-356-8806

Click here to get the Pretty Woman: The Musical Flier

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - Bagels and Belly Laughs

At the Freedom Clubhouse, 10:00 to 12:00 noon.  If you believe that laughter 
is the best medicine, then join in the fun.  Whether you giggle politely or guffaw
till your face hurts, don't miss ount on this session of just plain fun.

Bring at least 2 jokes to share with the group and enjoy a cup of coffee and a bagel with a "schmear".
Cost: $3.00 per person per session.  Limited to 24 participants.

See flyer for additiona information and payment method.

Click here to get the Bagels and Belly Laughs Flier

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - Three Day Trip to Victorian Cape May

Presented by Canal Walk Trip Committee

Trip Date: Wednesday, September 12th to Friday, September 14th, 2018

Contac: Colleen Kolibas at 732-560-1195

Click here to get the Three Day Trip to Victorian Cape May Flier

Sunday, September 30, 2018 - Celtic Classic Festival & Games

The Irish American Club is sponsoring this trip to Bethlehem, PA on Sunday, Sept. 30th.
Open to Irish American Club members now, and open to the community on July 15th,
but limited to the first 44 people to register.

Admission is free.  A festival map and schedule of activities can be found online at


The Jitney will leave the Clubhouse at 10:30 am and will return at about 6:00 pm.

Click here to get the Celtic Classic Festival & Games Flier

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - King Kong

From Jack Thorne, the Olivier Award-winning writer of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, comes a thrilling theatrical take on the world’s most epic modern myth - King Kong.

Directed and choreographed by Olivier winner Drew McOnie, with an electrifying new score by Marius de Vries (La La Land) and Eddie Perfect (Strictly Ballroom: The Musical), King Kong comes alive on Broadway through an innovative mix of robotics, puppetry and stagecraft. Follow an ambitious young actress and a maverick filmmaker as they voyage from the bustling streets of 1930s New York to an uncharted island to capture the greatest wonder the world has ever seen. At the center of this 21st-century reimagining: a 2,000-pound, 20-story gorilla, and the woman who risks everything to help him. Don’t miss this exhilarating, emotional encounter with a legend that’s always been too big to contain.

$125 per person

The jitney will leave the Clubhouse at 4:30pm, back at approxately 11pm. Going to Broadway Theatre, 1681 Broadway New York, NY.

Questions? Contact: Jodie (Activities Director) 732-356-8806

Click here to get the King Kong Flier

Saturday, November 10, 2018 - Michael Jackson Tribute


“Who’s Bad”

 Michael Jackson Tribute

“The ultimate music and dance celebration of pop music's one true King, “Who’s Bad” is the premiere Michael Jackson tribute show. Delivered with soul and precision, from the gravity-defying dance moves to the six piece band's synchronized dance routines, the entire performance is superseded by no one but the King himself!”

$67 pp., lunch will be served @ 11:30am

Showtime is 1:15pm

The jitney will be leaving the Clubhouse at 10am and be back approx. pm. going to Hunterdon Hills Playhouse.

Questions? Contact: Jodie (Activities Director) 732-356-8806

Click here to get the Michael Jackson Tribute Flier

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - The Cher Show

The Cher Show at the Neil Simon theatre in NYC.

Cher's life is brought to the stage in a new musical.

$ 80 per person

Jitney leaves clubhouse at 3:30 and returns at about 11:30 pm.

Click here to get the The Cher Show Flier

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Canal Walk Event Refund Policy
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