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There's a lot happening in June! From shopping sales to health & wellness events, take a look at some of these notable promotions.

 

Fitness:

Brassy Buddha Yoga

Join Brassy Buddha for Puppy Yoga! Saturday, June 8 from 3:30pm-4:30pm, Brassy Buddha Yoga will be pairing with HOME FOR GOOD Dog Rescue to find homes for pups in need of love and a family. Come practice a gentle flow alongside these adoptable pups, and who knows maybe you'll find a new family member! Fee is $25 and all proceeds go directly to the rescue. 407 South Ave. W., 908.230.4047. 

www.brassybuddhayoga.com

Entertainment:

YESTERcades of Westfield

YESTERcades is holding a Fan Event Sunday, June 23, from 2-6pm. This is your chance to meet the creative team behind your favorite toys. Be one of the first to see brand new products that they'll be revealing at the event. Participate in contests & giveaways, photo-ops, signings (bring your toys!) and a Q&A session with the development team. YESTERcades will also be hosting a live sculpting demo, and attendees will have unlimited access to the arcade machines! 151 E Broad St., 908.228.2398. 

www.facebook.com/events/405844833590706

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Top 10 List: Father's Day Gift Ideas

Top 10 List: Father's Day Gift Ideas

Dad has been giving you gifts since you were born. Now is the time to return the favor. Consider Father's Day on June 16 your time to give him something thoughtful - and cool. Whether he's into great wine, golfing or grilling, here are plenty of gift ideas to make his day, all of which can be purchased in Downtown Westfield!

  1. A Pair of Sunglasses from Warby Parker

Get dad a hip new pair of shades! Warby Parker has tons of styles, with metal frames to brights and neutral acetates, and shapes from rounds to rectangles, Each pair is equipped with scratch-resistant lenses that block 100% of UVA and UVB rays. Starting at $95, with free returns. 126 Central Ave., 908.505.0064. www.warbyparker.com

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Memorial Day Parade in Westfield, May 27

Memorial Day Parade in Westfield, May 27

The Annual Westfield Memorial Day Parade will take place Monday, May 27, beginning at 9am at the World War I Monument Circle (Memorial Plaza) on E. Broad St. Bring the kids downtown, gather on either side of E. Broad St., and enjoy the festivities! 

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Outdoor Fitness Event Returns to Quimby St. in Westfield

Outdoor Fitness Event Returns to Quimby St. in Westfield

Get Fit On Quimby, June 9, 9am-12:30pm

Come enjoy a stretch, yoga class and cardio dance flash mob on Quimby St in Downtown Westfield! The kickoff event to the ‘Second Sunday’ series -- Get Fit on Quimby, Wellness in the Streets -- invites all ages and skill levels to take part in this fun outdoor fitness event on Sunday, June 9, 2019 from 9am to 12:30pm on Quimby St., in Westfield, NJ.

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Business Energy to Participate in New Jersey Economic Development Authority’s NJ Ignite Program

Collaboration Builds on Business Energy’s Mission to Support the Future of Work

Westfield, NJ, May 2, 2019—Westfield’s coworking and networking community Business Energy announced today that it has received approval from the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) to join its NJ Ignite program. Through NJ Ignite, Business Energy joins a list of collaborative workspaces that can offer rent support to startups moving into their space. To date, a total of 15 collaborative workspaces in New Jersey have been approved to participate in the program and Business Energy is the only space that has been approved in Union County.

NJ Ignite will provide up to half of an 18-month commitment of rent-support grants for early-stage technology and life sciences startup businesses moving to Business Energy. The funding is made possible through a combination of support from the NJEDA and Business Energy, with the NJEDA and Business Energy providing rent for half the length of the approved tenant’s commitment.

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