Mark your calendars and join our community partner, GlassRoots on June 5 at The Newark Museum of Art for the 2024 GlassBall!

A celebration of glass art, local artists and creativity in vibrant Newark, NJ, the GlassBall is GlassRoots’ largest fundraising event of the year. Begin the evening in GlassRoots studios as their Teaching Artists showcase the ancient art of glassblowing and continue the festivities at the The Newark Museum of Art for cocktails, curator-led tours of the newly restored Ballantine House, dinner and the presentation of our Sparking Change Awards.

Visit to learn more about the event and purchase your tickets or sponsorship. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to experience two esteemed Newark institutions behind-the-scenes and celebrate our distinguished honorees!


You’re Invited!

Wednesday, June 5, 5 – 9pm

5pm | GlassRoots Open House 

Experience the Magic of Glassblowing

6pm | The Newark Museum of Art 

Cocktails and Tours of the Newly Restored Ballantine House

Dinner and Awards:

Linda Morgan, Honoree
Executive Vice President, RBH Group 

fayemi shakur, Honoree
Arts and Cultural Affairs Director, City of Newark