Linda Lucas Receives Martin Papish Award from The Arc of New Jersey

November 22, 2019
On Thursday, November 21st, The Arc of Essex County’s CEO, Linda Lucas, was honored by The Arc of New Jersey with the Martin Papish Award at their 70th Anniversary Gala. Regarded as The Arc’s highest professional honor in the state of New Jersey, the… Read More

Day Programs Kick Off the Holiday Season with Holiday Express

November 21, 2019
On Wednesday, November 20th, The Arc of Essex County’s Day Program attendees were treated to a special holiday celebration courtesy of Holiday Express. The amazing afternoon was filled with live music from Holiday Express’ nine-piece band,… Read More

Save the Date! The Candle Lighters Annual Tricky Tray Scheduled for Sunday, February, 9

November 13, 2019
Tickets for The Candle Lighters' Annual Tricky Tray are now available.  Purchase your seat today as this event typically sells out.  To purchase your tickets, visit Read More

Pottery Program Inspires a New Generation of Sculptors at The Arc

November 13, 2019
Members of The Arc’s Day Programs have been taking pottery classes with local sculptor Robert Goldberg. The two-day program features a session dedicated to learning how to form clay to make a decorative plate, how to apply textures and patterns to… Read More

The Coffeehouse Project Performs for The Arc

November 11, 2019
Throughout the fall, members of the Coffeehouse Project have been touring and performing at all of The Arc’s Day Programs. Dedicated to providing arts education, with a focus on music making in the community, through classes, workshops, presentations… Read More