Community Evenings

Join us for a Community Evening! Community Evenings are exclusive events hosted throughout the year for students and families from New Jersey's 31 former Abbott Districts (check here to make sure your school district qualifies for Community Evening attendance).

From 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm, eligible guests can explore LSC's general admission exhibitions, see films, engage in live demonstrations and hands-on activities, and learn about valuable community resources available to them through generous participation from local organizations – all at no cost.

Community Evenings are open to individual attendees as well as school-organized trips. Individuals do not need to register, but public schools must register by emailing their school name preferred date, number of students and chaperones, and contact information to (please use your public school email address for registration).

Parking is free at Community Evenings.

2019-2020 Schedule

October 30, 2019

November 20, 2019

January 29, 2020

February 26, 2020

March 25, 2020 (Cancelled)

April 29, 2020

June 3, 2020

July 8, 2020

See answers to frequently asked questions here. For more information, please contact Lauren Rose at