We are happy to say that All Star Music Empire is having our 10-Year Anniversary this October 1st! Thank you to all of our well-wishers!
Collection of Gifts for the Holidays
Happy Holidays to you all. We are finally able to do gift collections this year for Robert Wood Johnson Children’s Hospital.
If you would like to drop anything off come by Allstar Music Empire at 17H Minneakoning Rd. Flemington NJ 08822.
Children need special care and attention when they are in the hospital. Friends of the Child Life Program have always been thoughtful and generous in helping to make a child’s hospitalization at The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital as happy and as normal as possible. Toys, games and gift items that are donated serve many needs and make special celebrations possible. Some of the items are given to the children at various holiday and birthday parties. Some toys are kept at the hospital in our playrooms to meet the needs of many children throughout the year. We greatly appreciate the friends whose generosity helps make each day so much cheerier for our children. We hope the following guidelines will be of some assistance to those individuals and organizations that wish to donate.
- We have a total of 100 patients, ranging in age from days old to 21 years of age.
- We can only accept new toys.
- We cannot accept stuffed animals or toys, or latex balloons due to infection control and allergy issues
- Humorous medical games can cause fear and misconceptions in hospitalized children and should be avoided.
- Donations are graciously accepted by the child life staff, since our infection control and security guidelines do not permit donors to give toys and gifts directly to our patients.
If you have any questions or would like to contribute, please call:
John Sladewski, Child Life Specialist
- Infant toys (toys that make noise, light up)
- Infant mobiles, crib mirrors, crib music players
- Rattles, pacifiers, teething rings
- Toddler playsets, i.e. Little People
- Dolls – Barbie/Monster High/Princesses & baby dolls
- Music CD’s (teen, children, infants, relaxation, lullaby)
- DVD’s: children’s and teen (new releases, English and Spanish)
- Play Dough/Model Magic and tools
- Arts & craft supplies, coloring books, crayons & markers
- Lego/Mega Bloks/K’nex playsets
- Matchbox/Hotwheels cars & playsets
- Uno cards, playing cards, & other card games
- Books, especially crosswords/sudoku/word finds/trivia
- Action Figures (non-violent)
- Treasure box toys (small reward items)
- Beauty/hygiene items for teens (lotion, nail polish, deodorant, travel size toiletries)
- Pajamas – infant through teen
- Beanie hats, slipper socks, and other clothing items/accessories for teens
- Blank T-Shirts and Fabric Paint
- Ear bud headphones
- Lined and unlined journals for kids and teens & gel or ballpoint pens
- Puzzles (25 – 100 pieces)
- Electronic learning toys, hand held video games
- Video Games & wireless controllers for Xbox 360
- Portable DVD players
- Batteries (AA, AAA, C, D)
- Gift Cards: Target/Toys-r-us/Barnes & Noble/Amazon/iTunes/American Express/Visa
Wrapping Paper for all occasions (Holidays, Birthdays, etc)
Zeke Sky brings his talents to Allstar Music Empire to help spread the passion and love for music to all the future rock stars. He will be teaching Piano, Guitar and Bass. All Levels
It is time to think about sharing the love of gift giving and appreciation. So why not give the gift of music lessons to someone? This will give a lifetime of joy and for these trying times, it helps with coping, mental health and socializing. Music has been proven time and time again to be healing. So who doesn’t need some healing right now? 🙂 Virtual and in person lessons available. Gift Certificates are available.
We would like to introduce Kim Carter. She is the newest addition to the staff at the Empire. She will be brining her talents and vibe to our amazing facility and sharing her intimate knowledge of voice with her students.
Allstar Music Empire is Re-opened and ready. Covid 19 has been crazy for all of us but now it is time to let your frustrations out and learn how to play a musical instrument.
Click here for lesson info: https://allstarmusicempire.com/music-lessons/
We have taken major steps to follow CDC rules and also added better ventilation to the instruction rooms. We take our safety and your safety very serious and we want everyone to feel comfortable and welcomed back. Check us out on facebook for more immediate updates.
We are so excited that Allstar is now hosting national/international touring artists such as Janet Gardner (Formerly of Vixen) and Enuff Z Nuff. More to come.