Cultural and Historic Affairs

Essex County Senior Art Show

The 2017 Essex County Senior Citizens Juried Art Show will be held at the Essex County Hospital Center in Cedar Grove and open to the public from August 11 - September 12, 2017. Artwork must be dropped off at the Hospital Center lobby between 10am and 12noon on Thursday, August 10, 2017. An awards ceremony will be held on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 10am. Entries winning first place in Essex County will automatically advance to the State Competition.


Spirit of Essex: Spring Issue

Featured article: "Sea Turtles Swim Into Essex County Turtle Back Zoo"

Let's Play Parks Catalog: Spring/Summer Issue

Fearuring our newest county park the Essex County Cedar Grove Park and the Robert J. O’Toole Community Center!


Calendar Listing Form

Please use the Calendar Listing Form for submitting information on your events and programs to the Spirit of Essex publication.

Exhibition Listing Form

Please use the Exhibition Form to submit information on exhibits displayed at your facility for the Spirit of Essex publication.

Spirit of Essex Advertising Rates

 We accept advertisements to further promote Essex County events and activities. The magazine’s circulation continues to increase and new subscriptions are requested daily.

The Spirit of Essex offers your organization a significant opportunity to stand out as one of the county’s anchor cultural institutions and to be remembered by an opt-in subscriber interested in local cultural programming.