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Support Team Serenade! StreetSquash Newark

HISTORY Founded in July 2012 and modeled after StreetSquash located in Harlem, NY, StreetSquash Newark is a comprehensive after-school youth enrichment program that combines intensive academic support with squash instruction, one-on-one mentoring, service learning, college access and preparation, and professional development for young people from adolescence through college graduation. MISSION StreetSquash Newark’s mission is to… Read more »

Celebrating 20 Years

Chatham, NJ’s Restaurant Serenade Approaches 20th Anniversary ~ Multiple celebrations in the works for 2016-2017 James Laird and Nancy Sheridan Laird Chatham, NJ … September 27, 2016 … Restaurant Serenade, the award-winning restaurant owned + operated by longtime couple Chef James Laird and Nancy Sheridan Laird, will mark its 20th anniversary this October. Laird has consistently been… Read more »

Christmas Eve 2016

Saturday, December 24, 2016 4PM-9PM Three Course Dinner 85- per person* 39- per child* See Our Menu : christmas-eve-2016   * excludes tax and gratuity, children under 10 years of age

Celebrity Chef Show Down!

Please join us! October 6, 2016 St. John’s Church, Summit NJ 6:30PM-9:30PM Beer*Wine*Hors d’Oeuvres*Fun Competition Great Company* Great food*Excellent Cause $100 per person Come enjoy great food, great company, and a fun cooking competition between celebrity chefs to raise money to fight hunger.  Sponsorship opportunities are available and begin at $500.  For information on how… Read more »

Restaurant Serenade Gala for StreetSquash Newark

Have you purchased your ticket to the Restaurant Serenade Gala? Hosted and sponsored by Restaurant Serenade, 100% of your contribution will benefit our students here at StreetSquash Newark! Monday, September 26th at 6:30pm. Cocktail reception, dinner and silent auction. Tickets available here:

Five Reasons to Book Your Event

Location, Location, Location.  Restaurant Serenade is nestled into the foothills of Chatham, NJ minutes off of the highway with easy access to Northern NJ and NYC.  Right in the middle of everything. Unique and beautiful rooms.  Our private Room, the Loft, is set away from the rest of the restaurant high above our trademark Palladian… Read more »

Chef James Laird on Beat Bobby Flay!

Premiering Thursday, July 14th  at 10pm ET/PT “Dancing with the Devil” Bad boy chef Michael Voltaggio and former boy bander Lance Bass are teaming up to put Bobby in his place. On stage in hopes of squaring off with Bobby are Delaware executive chef Robbie Jester and the Garden State’s top-rated French chef, James Laird. … Read more »