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AT THE LIBRARIES
GALLERY AND DISPLAY CASES Display Cases: City Without Walls – Terry Wester, Coordinator. Gallery: Travel Photography – Larry Isen.
FREE CONCERT Carolyn Enger, Pianist on Mar. 2 at 10:30 a.m.
BLACK HISTORY IS EVERYDAY Mar. 5 at 6:30 p.m. Speaker Adrienne Sanders.
LIVING WITH ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE FOR THE CAREGIVER: Middle Stage 2-part series. Mar. 19, 26 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Free program, Pre-registration required.
INFORMED INVESTING Mar. 26 at 7 p.m. presented by the Investor Advocacy project at Seton Hall.
MEET WITH CONGRESSMAN GARRETT’S REPRESENTATIVE every third Thursday from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
NEIGHBORS HELPING NEIGHBORS Fridays from 10:30 – noon for peer-led volunteer job search and networking. Membership is open to anyone in career transition, including unemployed and underemployed individuals and recent college graduates. Call 201-343-4169 ext. 22.
KNITTING CLUB Tuesdays from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. in the Auditorium. Must have basic knitting skills. Enjoy each other’s company, try new patterns and help each other try new things while enjoying an activity together. No pre-registration required. Free program but bring your own materials.
PRESCHOOL STORY HOUR Wednesdays and Saturdays at 10 a.m. Program of stories, videos and crafts for ages 3 – 5. Pre-registration required.
MOTHER GOOSE TIME Wednesdays and Saturdays at 11:15 a.m. Rhymes, finger plays, songs, a game and a story for children under age 3 and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.
BI-LINGUAL ENGLISH SPANISH STORYHOUR Thursdays at 10 a.m. for ages 3 – 6. Pre-registration required.
INSPECT YOUR GADGET Every Thursday morning from 11 – 12 p.m. for smart phones, tablets, nooks, kindle and more. Bring the device and the manual and they will help you use it more efficiently. Hackensack residents only.
I’M 55+ – WHAT DO I DO NOW? Mar. 25 from 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Learn how you can serve on a non-profit or in a public institution and make a difference in your community.
THURSDAY NIGHT MOVIE Mar. 12 at 6:30 p.m.
MOVIE MATINEE CLASSICS Mar. 19 at 2 p.m. Rated PG.
JUST THE FACTS: A NON-FICTION-ONLY BOOK CLUB Mar. 28 at 11 a.m. in the meeting room. The book will be Genesis: Truman, American Jews and the Origins of the Arab/Israeli Conflict by John B. Judis. To register, call Kate at 201-343-4169 ext. 36.
YOUNG ADULT BOOK CLUB FOR ADULT READERS Mar. 7 at 2 p.m. in the meeting room. The book will be The Girl is Murder by Kathryn Miller Haines. To register, call 201-343-4169.
BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP Mar. 14 at 10 a.m. in the meeting room. The book will be A Novel Bookstore by L. Crosse and A. Anderson. To register, call 201-343-4169.
MEET THE ORCHESTRA Thursdays at 2 p.m. for children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.
VIDEO GAMES on Wednesdays at 3:30 p.m. for grades 4 – 6 only. Drop-in.
TECH TIME Mar. 9 at 3:30 p.m. for photo editing for kids grades 4 – 6.
CHESS CLUB Mar. 2, 16 on first Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. for beginners and intermediate players. Pre-registration required.
LEGO DAY Mar. 13, 27 at 2:30 p.m. for grades 3 – 6.
READING WITH RODNEY Mar. 20 at 3:30 p.m. Come read to Rodney the therapy dog. Through 6th grade.
ARTS AND CRAFTS Mar. 19 at 3:30 p.m. Spring Wreath for grades 2 and up. Registration required.
BOOK DISCUSSION for grades 4 – 6. Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. Sixth Grade, Mar. 26. Fourth grade, Mar. 5. Fifth grade, Mar. 12
SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT THE MOVIES at 2 p.m.
TEEN TUESDAYS free and open to students grades 7 – 12 at 3:15 – 4:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Mar. 31 Minecraft Club. Mar. 3, Mar. 10, Mar. 17, Mar. 24. No advance sign up or commitment necessary. Video games, Board games and laptops.
COMPUTER ASSISTANCE for individual assistance or tutoring with one of the librarians. Hackensack residents only. Call 201-343-4169 ext. 22.
ENGLISH CONVERSATION Every Monday 1:30- 2:30 p.m. Wednesday 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. and Thursday 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Group classes are being offered for high-intermediate or advanced levels in English. No registration required. Space limited to first 5 people. Hackensack residents only.
FREEGAL, FREADING AND VIDEO GAMES offers free music, free new e-books and video games available from the Hackensack.bccls.org Web site. Also borrow a Kindle. Contact Catherine Folk-Pushee for complete information. Borrow a Kindle offered to Hackensack members. Zinio-new ways to borrow magazines and 3M Cloud Library e-books. Ask at the Reference desk.
FREE MUSEUM PASSES for Children’s Museum of Manhattan or the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum. Must be a Hackensack resident with a valid Adult JPL card and be 18 years or older. A deposit is required to secure the passes.
Johnson Library Board Meetings at 274 Main St. at 4 p.m.
Library Hours: Adult: Monday – Thursday from 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Junior Department: Monday – Tuesday 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. Wednesday – Thursday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Registration is required for all special programs. Facebook.com/JohnsonPublicLibrary. Call 201-343-4169 ext. 14 or visit Hackensack.bccls.org.
FAX 24 Public Service Fax Machine is located in the lobby and accepts debit and check cards: Visa, Master Card, Amex and Discover. $1.50/first page, $1/ each additional to USA, Canada and Caribbean. International rates: $4.95/first page, $3.45/additional pages.
iPADS available for checkout to Maywood residents with valid library card.
YOGA SATURDAYS Free one hour beginner classes for ages 16 and older on Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. Must be 16 and up. Registration required.
NEIGHBORS HELPING NEIGHBORS career support group on Thursdays at 1 p.m. Also available are Computer Training classes and Job Readiness Workshops.
COMPUTER TRAINING Call to register and for dates and information. Meets 1st and third Tuesdays of the month. First come basis. MS Suite classes available. Call to register.
SCIENCE FICTION FILM CLUB meets the second Wednesday of each month. at 7:30 p.m., Registration required.
ADULT BOOK CLUB second Friday of the month. Book title, schedule and registration available at the front desk. Book club is lead by Louise Feulner.
CIRCLE TIME toddlers – 6 year olds and their parents or caregivers meet for 45 minutes for songs, stories and play on Mondays from 1:30 – 2:15 pm. Fridays from 11 – 11:45 a.m. and Saturdays at 11 a.m.
BEAD CLUB the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. for ages 7 and older. Open to all Homework Club attendees and to the public. Registration required.
ARTS AND CRAFTS DROP-IN 3rd Tuesday of each month from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. Registration required.
VAST FOREIGN COLLECTION to accommodate the 38 percent of residents in Bergen County who speak a language other than English. Come visit the library and explore the books and DVDs on hand and to request additional language books ask a staff member at the library.
YOUNG ADULT EXHIBITORS WANTED to display art work. All art is welcome! Contact Jenna at 201-845-2915.
MAYWOOD LOCAL HISTORY ROOM by appointment only; for group tours call Carol Dass at 201-845-8830 or visit maywoodhistory.com.
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Saturday from 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and Sunday from 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. Call 201-845-2915.
ACTIVITIES open to Paramus residents only. Registration required unless otherwise noted.
SPRING BOOK SALE March 13, 14, 15. Donations may be dropped off from March 3 – 11 only when the library is open. Accepted only: books in good condition. Hardcover’s, paperbacks, bestsellers, children books movies music and audio books.
FILM SCREENING of the film at 1 p.m. Free and open to the public with first come seating. Light refreshments.
IN THE SPOTLIGHT film series featuring at 1 p.m. Open to the public with first come seating and light refreshments.
BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP at 1 p.m. The book will be
STORYTIMES: for Paramus residents at Main Branch and branch libraries: Little Bookworms for birth -18 months with caregiver Tuesdays at 10 a.m. Teeny Time for ages 18 – 30 months with caregiver, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:45 a.m. Tell Me a Story for ages 2.5 – 3.5 with caregiver on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. and Wednesdays at 11 a.m. Picture Book Parade for ages 3.5 – 5 on Tuesdays at 11 a.m. and Thursdays at 1:15. Registration is required for ALL Storytimes.Reid Branch: Tell Me a Story for ages 2 – 3 with caregiver on Tuesdays or Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Picture Book Parade for ages 3 – 5 on Tuesdays at 11 a.m. and Thursdays at 1:15 p.m. Pajama Storytime for all ages Mar. 24 at 7 p.m. Sing-a-long Storytime for ages 2 – 5. Reid Branch Storytimes: Tell me A story for 2-3 year olds Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Picture Book Parade on Wednesdays or Fridays at 10:30 a.m. and Wednesdays at 1:30 p.m. Registration required on all storytimes.
AFTERSCHOOL ADVENTURES at the Main Branch for grades K-3 on Thursdays at 4 p.m.
CRAZY EIGHTS for ages 3.5 – 5 with parent/caregiver meets Wednesdays at 1:15 p.m.
AFTERSCHOOL AT REID for Elementary school children at 3:30 p.m. Wii Days on Mondays. Movie Matinees on Tuesdays. Arts and Crafts on Thursdays and Picture Bingo on Fridays. No registration required except for Arts and Crafts one week in advance.
RAVENOUS READERS for grades 5- 6 on Mar. 2 meets the first Monday of the month at 7 p.m.
MINECRAFT! For grades 3 and up Fridays at 5 p.m. Feb. 27, Mar. 27.
FULL S.T.E.A.M. AHEAD for grades 3 and up. Mondays at 3:30 p.m. Mar. 16.
WHOLE KIDS ages 2.5 – 5 at Whole Foods Market on Fridays Mar. 20
WINTER SPECIAL EVENTS: at Main Library. Read Across America Day for ages 4 – grade 4 Mar. 2 at 4 p.m. St Patrick’s Day Mar. 17 at 4 p.m. Minute to Win It. Challenge for all ages on Mar. 21 at 11 a.m.
BE’TWEEN after school crafts and cooking program for grades 5-8 on Tuesdays.
TEEN ADVISORY BOARD for grades 8 – 12 will meet month on Monday at 3 p.m.
GAME CODING with Microsoft for ages 8-13 Mondays at 4 p.m.
REID BRANCH AFTERSCHOOL ACTIVITIES Monday, WiiU Games. Tuesday, Movie Matinees. Thursday, Arts and Crafts. Friday, Picture Bingo.
REID BRANCH TEEN WEDNESDAYS from 3:30 – 5 p.m. Some programs require registration. Cooking Club, Teen Crafts, WiiU Game Day and Cupcake Wars.
Main Library at 116 E. Century Rd. Monday – Thursday, 9:30 a.m. – 9 p.m. – Friday and Saturday, 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday 1 – 5 p.m. The Reid Branch at 239 W. Midland Ave. Monday – 1 – 9 p.m. Tuesday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Call 201-599-1309 for Main and 201-444-4911 for Reid or visit paramuslibrary.org.
ROCHELLE PARK LIBRARY
CLOSED Every Sunday.
TODDLER TALES PLAY AND STORY TIME Every Friday at 10:30 a.m. for children 5 and younger. No registration required.
TODDLER CRAFT AND STORY TIME Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. New Bimonthly craft time for children ages 5 and younger. No registration required.
JOB SEEKERS Free access to “GlassDoor” database with your Rochelle Park Library Card.
CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE TEEN BOOK CLUB Theme this month: Science Fiction. Join us as we eat snacks, hang out and discuss what we’re currently reading. For grades 7 – 12.
MOVIE TUESDAYS at 1 p.m.
BIBLIOPHILE CINEMA TEEN MOVIES
BINGO at 6 p.m.
GAME NIGHT at 6 p.m.
ESL CLASS Thursdays at 6 p.m. Saturdays at 12 p.m. Non- native English speakers are invited to join these classes to improve their spoken and written English.
FREEGAL MUSIC AND FREADIN EBOOKS DATABASES available for free at the Rochelle Park Library. You can download free book and movie downloads and Freegal music. Go to rplibrary.org/freading and rplibrary.org/freegal.
INTREPED SEA, AIR AND SPACE MUSEUM passes available to RP Library adult cardholders in good standing. Each pass allows six people free entrance to the museum. Visit rplibrary.org/museum.
Rochelle Park Library is located at 151 West Passaic St. Call 201-587-7730. To RSVP for programs visit firstname.lastname@example.org.
AT THE COUNTY
CITIZEN’S POLICE ACADEMY CLASS given by the Office of the Bergen County Sheriff. Bergen County residents 18 or over are eligible to participate. Deadline to register is March 13. Academy starts March 19 at 7 p.m. and graduation ceremony is May 14. Visit bcsd.us to register.
For information visit co.bergen.nj.us
AT FLAT ROCK BROOK NATURE CENTER
TODDLER TIMES Mar. 17, Apr. 14, May 19 from 4 – 4:45 p.m. for ages 2 – 5 with adult. $5/members, $8/non-members.
HOMESCHOOL PROGRAMS From 1 – 3 p.m. for children 5 – 7 and 8 – 12. Supplement for science curriculum with hands-on and fun nature experiences. Mar. 18, 25, Electricity. Apr. 15, 29, Machines. May 13, 20, Cells. Space is limited, 6 classes per session. Session cost/$90members, $110/non-members.
SIGNS OF SPRING WALK, Mar. 22 from 2 – 3 p.m. for adults and children ages 6 and older. $5/members, $8/non-members.
GARDENING IN THE MORNING Every Wednesday Apr. and May from 9 – 11 a.m. For adults. Bring hands and gloves. Free to all. No need to register.
SPRING MINI-CAMP Apr. 6 – 10from 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. for students grades 1 – 4. $250/members, $275/non-members.
SUNSET HIKES every Tuesday in April and May from 6 – 7 p.m. For adults and children ages 10 and older. No need to register. Free to members, $5/non-members.
YOUNG EXPLORERS Apr. 15, 22, 29 and May 6, 13, 20 from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. For children 5 – 9 years old. $75/members only. Membership fee $50.
CELEBRATE EARTH DAY with Meet the Raptors Apr. 19 from 1:30 – 2 p.m. for all ages. Free to all.
EARTH DAY HIKE Apr. 19 from 2 – 3 p.m. For all ages. Free to all.
SPRING BIRD WALKS Apr. 20, 27 and May 4, 11, 18 from 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. For adults. Free to members, $5/non-members.
NATURE’S REMEDIES II Apr. 26 from 10 a.m. – noon for teens and adults. $20/members, $25/non-members.
ROCKS ROCK! May 2 at 11 a.m. for families and children ages 5 and older. $5/members, $8/non-members.
MOMS AND MERRIMENT May 10 from 2 – 3:30 p.m. for families and children ages 4 and up. Moms Free, $5/members, $8/non-members.
THE GREAT SPRING BIRD COUNT May 16 from 7 – 8 p.m. for families and children 6 and older. $5/members, $8/non-members.
NIGHT LIGHTS AND NIGHT FLIERS May 28 from 7 – 8 p.m. for families and children 6 and older. $5/members, $8/non-members.
Register by mail to: Flat Rock is located off Route 4 at 443 Van Nostrand Ave., Englewood, NJ 07631. Call 201-567-1265 or visit flatrockbrook.org.
AT THE MEADOWLANDS
FIRST SUNDAY BIRD WALK Mar. 1 at 10 a.m.
OWLS ALIVE! Mar. 8 at 2 p.m. Co-sponsored with Flat Brook Rock and MEC. For all ages. $8/person, $6/members. Registration recommended.
TEXTURAL EXPRESSION: LETTING YOUR INNER ARTIST BLOOM Mar. 14 at 10 a.m. Pastels with John Zollo. Teens and adults. No experience necessary. Materials supplied. $15/person, $12/members. Pre-registration required.
THE BUZZ ABOUT BEES all ages Mar. 14 at 2 p.m. $6/person, $5/members.
THIRD TUESDAY BIRD WALK Mar. 17 at 10 a.m.
LUNCH AND LEARN: PASSION FOR PLANTS Mar. 18 at noon for adults. $6/person, $5/members.
WOODCOCK WALK AT LAUREL HILL PARK with NJMC and BCAS Mar. 23 6:45 p.m. Free.
FIRST SUNDAY BIRD WALK Apr. 5 at 10 a.m.
BIRDING FOR BEGINNERS WITH BCAS Free. Apr. 12 at 1 p.m. Registration recommended.
LUNCH AND LEARN: BUTTERFLY GARDEN Apr. 14 at noon. $6/person, $5/members.
THREE PART ART SERIES Apr. 18, 25, May 2 at 2 p.m. with John Zollo. Materials supplied $35/person, $30/members. Pre-registration required.
BIRDING FOR BEGINNERS: OPTICS AND FIELD GUIDES. Apr. 19 at 1 p.m. Free. Registration recommended.
THIRD TUESDAY BIRD WALK Apr. 21 at 10 a.m.
EARTH DAY WALK Apr. 22 at 10 a.m. free. Registration recommended.
BONUS: FIRST SUNDAY BIRD WALK May 3 at 8 a.m.
FIRST SUNDAY BIRD WALK May 3 at 10 a.m.
BOATING SAFETY DAY May 9 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. with State Police Marine Division. Free Registration recommended.
7TH ANNUAL MOTHER’S DAY NATURE WALK May 10 at 10 a.m. Free. Reservations recommended.
THIRD TUESDAY BIRD WALK May 19 at 10 a.m.
CONSERVE WILDLIFE FOUNDATION OSPREY TALK May 21 at 7 p.m. $6/person, $5/members.
Meadowlands Environment Center, 2 DeKorte Plaza, Lyndhurst 201-257-2231 njmeadowlands.gov.
AT THE NEW JERSEY BOTANICAL GARDENS
SKYLANDS MANOR TOURS Mar. 1 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
The New Jersey State Botanical gardens and Skylands Association are located on Morris Rd. in Ringwood. Call 973-962-9534 or visit njbg.org.
AT THE YJCC OF BERGEN COUNTY
MINDFULNESS JOURNEY FITNESS series includes Chair yoga, Meditation and Taiji/QiGong. All classes are appropriate for any fitness level. Call for information.
REGISTER FOR CLASSES NOW Watercolor, Finding and Expressing Your Visual Voice, The Art of Acrylic Painting.
ADULTS WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. through the S.A.I.L. program.
CHAIR YOGA Now– Apr. 13 from 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
AUTHOR OF OUTSMARTING AUTISM to speak on Mar. 3 at 7 p.m.
CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PROGRAM. Call for information.
ART CLASSES Collage Art, the Joy of Watercolor, Finding and Expressing your Visual Voice, Painting.
2015 FALL REGISTRATION FOR NURSERY SCHOOL now open.
BASKETBALL TRYOUTS on Mar. 8. Call for times.
LEARN TO SWIM from children to adult.
YJCC, 605 Pascack Road, Township of Washington. Call 201-666-6610 or visit yjcc.org
AT KAPLAN JCC
THE CUTTING EDGE with Paper Cuts by Dena Levie from March 1 – 27 with artist reception on Mar. 2 from 6 – 8 p.m.
SCHOLARSHIPS available through the Abe Oster Holocaust Remembrance Award. Students grades 9 – 12 with deadline March 2. College Scholarship deadline May 11. Visit jccotp.org/community to download contest rules and applications.
PERFORMING ARTS NOW REGISTERING Basic Acting for Teens: Comedy and Drama Workshop, New York Acting Workshop for Teens, Intermediate Advanced Improve, New! Acting in Plays, Broadway Prep, Show Time Let’s Act II, Stage Right, Performance Workshop, Advanced Musical Theater Workshop, Can Do Commercials, Super Singers, Leadership, Power4 Debate, Behind the Scenes, Musical Theater & Cabaret Singing (18+),Adult Improv, Play reading and Advanced Scene Study, Ages and levels vary as well as prices. Check Website for information.
RUBACK FAMILY PURIM CARNIVAL Mar. 1, 1 – 4 p.m.
GLUTEN FREE BAKING Mar. 9 at 7 p.m. featuring macaroons and more.
LAVISH LUNCHES Mar 11 Breakfast, Lunches at 12:15 p.m. Visit website for information.
MORE SONGS THAT SHE LOVED the third annual tribute concert in memory of Stephanie Prezant on Mar. 14 at 8:15 p.m.
GAIL SHEEHEY, discusses her book, Daring: My Passages, Mar. 12 at 1 p.m.
AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD TRAINING for ages 15 and over.
UPCOMING PROGRAMS FOR SENIORS. Mar. 9 at 11:15 a.m. Art of Ancient Egyptians. Mar. 15 at 2 p.m. The Maccabeats in Concert. Mar. 16 at 11:15 p.m. US Ladies: Four part series. Mar. 16, at 7 p.m. From Caregiver to Perpetrator. Mar. 26, at 11:15 a.m. Nostalgia Alley.
GIFT OF MAGIC 25TH ANNUAL BENEFIT CONCERT honoring Lilo Thurnauer and featuring world-famous violinist Vadir Gluzman Mar. 29 at 7 p.m.
RUBIN RUN May 10 with half marathon, 10K run and walk and free brunch and kid’s carnival. First event 7:30 a.m.
MONDAY FILMS at 7:30 p.m. Mar. 2, “The Long Way Home.” Mar. 23, “Zelary.” Apr. 13, “Inside Job.” May 4, “The Informer.” June 22, “Women in Love.” $5/members, $7/non-members.
THERAPEUTIC NURSERY FOR TODDLER MOMMY AND ME SOCIALIZATION Apr. 14 – June 18 on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.
REGISTER NOW FOR CREATIVE ART CLASSES AND MORE including Watercolor, Games People Play, Social Games, The Three Challas and EGL Foundation Computer center for adults 40+.
Kaplan JCC on the Palisades, 411 East Clinton Ave, Tenafly. 201-4081409. www.jccotp.org.
ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT
Every Other Sunday ORADELL
Open-Mic Night: Poetry and Live Acoustic Music presented by Cool Beans Café, 304 Kinderkamack Rd. from 7 – closing. Sign up at 7 p.m. House PA and piano available. After-hours jam session TBA. $3/cover. Call 201-634-1400.
JCC on the Palisades Seeks Artists to Exhibit for monthly shows featuring work of painters, photographers, digital artists and other creative designers for wall art at
Now – Mar. 7 ORADELL
Bell, Book and Candle presented by Bergen County Players at The Little Firehouse Theatre at 298 Kinderkamack Rd. on Fridays Saturdays and Sundays. $21/ $17/Sundays. Call 201-261-4200. Group and student rates available.
Feb. 27 – Mar. 7 PARAMUS
The Miracle Worker presented by Bergenstages at Bergen Community College, Ender Hall Theater. Call for times. $15. Call 201-447-7428.
Feb. 28 RIDGEWOOD
Spook Handy, “Remembering Pete Seeger” World Tour presented at the Unitarian Society Café at 7 p.m. for coffee and refreshments with concert at 8 p.m. $20/advance or $25/at the door. Visit societycafeconcertseries.com.
Feb. 28 TEANECK
Roots: Kinobe presented by the Puffin Cultural Forum, 20 Puffin Way at 8 p.m. Suggested donation $10. Visit email@example.com.
Feb. 28 – Mar. 1 ORADELL
Lets Murder Marsha presented by Bergen County Players at The Little Firehouse Theatre Second Stage at 298 Kinderkamack Rd. on Fridays Saturdays and Sundays. $11. Call 201-261-4200. Group and student rates available.
Mar. 4 ENGLEWOOD
The Very Hungry Caterpillar at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt 4 p.m. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 5 ENGLEWOOD
The Temptations and The Four Tops at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 6 ENGLEWOOD
The Chieftains at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 7 WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP
A Disney Salute presented by the New Jersey Choral Society at Immaculate Heart Academy March 7 at 2 and 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. $25/adults, $22/students and seniors, and $12/children. Call 201-379-7719 or visit NJCS.org.
Mar. 7 ENGLEWOOD
Burt Bacharach at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 8 RIDGEWOOD
The Lincoln Legacy a musical performance by Ridgewood Concert Band at Westside Presbyterian Church, Varian Fry Way. $20. Fundraiser by Paramus Bat Sheva Chapter of Hadassah and Temple Beth El of Hackensack. Call 201-342-2045 or visit templebethelhackensack.org.
Mar. 8 ENGLEWOOD
Fancy Nancy the Musical at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 10 ENGLEWOOD
ZZ Top at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 12 PARAMUS
Beautiful Women, Beautiful Music presented by Bergen Community College in The Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre at 7:30 p.m. $15, $10/BCC staff and seniors and $5/students. Visit ticketsbergen.edu or call 201-447-7428.
Mar. 12 ENGLEWOOD
Kim Russo at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 13 ENGLEWOOD
International Incident: A Night of Indian Comedy hosted by Anish Shaha at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 13 – 22 TEANECK
Night Must Fall presented by the Teaneck New Theatre. The play will be presented March 13-22 at The Hackensack Cultural Arts Center, 39 Broadway with Friday and Saturday performances at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. Visit go-tnt.org or call 201-692-0200.
Mar. 13 – 29 LEONIA
Crossing Delancy presented by the player Guild of Leo7:30 p.m. Visittickets.bergen.edu or call 201-447-7428.ia at the Civil War Drill Theatre, 130 Grand Ave. on Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. Visit leoniaplayers.org.
Mar. 14 PARAMUS
McLean Avenue Band performing at Bergen Community College Ciccone Theatre at 7:30 p.m. $35. $20/seniors and $10/students. Call 201-447-7428 or visit Bergen.edu.
Mar. 14 ENGLEWOOD
Be True to You at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Shows at 1 and 3 p.m. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 14 ENGLEWOOD
Almost Queen a tribute to Queen at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 14 NYACK
Tom Chapin Birthday Concert at the First Reformed Church at 2 p.m. For tickets visit artsrock.org
Mar. 19 ENGLEWOOD
NJSO Presents Rachmaninoff & Tchaikovsky at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 20 ENGLEWOOD
The Marshall Tucker Band at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 21 – Apr. 18 ORADELL
August: Osage County presented by Bergen County Players at The Little Firehouse Theatre at 298 Kinderkamack Rd. on Fridays Saturdays and Sundays. $21/ $17/Sundays. Call 201-261-4200. Group and student rates available.
Mar. 22 RIVER EDGE
Adelphia Orchestra third concert held at Riverdell Regional Middle School, 230 Woodland Ave. At 4 p.m. $20. Call 201-477-0406 or visit adelphiaorchestra.org.
Mar. 25 ENGLEWOOD
Herb Albert & Lani Hall at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. 2 and 5 p.m. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 26 ENGLEWOOD
El Gran Combo at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 26 NYACK
Sir James Galway and lady Jean Galway house concert and conversation at the First Reformed Church of Nyack at 8 p.m. with after party at First Niagara Bank at 9 p.m. Visit artsrock.org.
Mar. 27 ENGLEWOOD
Joshua Bell at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 28 ENGLEWOOD
Popovich Comedy Pet Theater at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 28, May 16 TEANECK
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra Concert Series held at Benjamin Franklin Middle School, 1315 Taft Rd. at 8 p.m. For tickets visit bergenphilharmonic.org.
Mar. 29 ENGLEWOOD
JCC The Gift of Music at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 9 ENGLEWOOD
Jay Leno at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 10 ENGLEWOOD
Pure Prairie League, Firefall & Atlantic Rhythm Section at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 11 ENGLEWOOD
Kix at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 12 ENGLEWOOD
An Evening with John Waters at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 13 ENGLEWOOD
Dancing Pros Live at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 18 BERGENFIELD
Bergen Youth Orchestra performing at Bergenfield High School at 7 p.m. with the Philharmonia and Concert Strings$10/adults, $5/students and seniors. Bergenyouthorchestra.org.
Apr. 18 ENGLEWOOD
NJ Ballet Romeo and Juliet at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 19 ENGLEWOOD
NJ Ballet Sleeping Beauty at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 22 ENGLEWOOD
Jeff Beck at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 24-25, May 1-3 FAIR LAWN
Dreamgirls presented by the Skyline Theatre Company at the George Frey Center for the Arts, 10-10 20th St. $29/adults, $22/seniors, $20/students. Call 800-474-1299 or visit skylinetheatrecompany.org.
Apr. 25 ENGLEWOOD
PetraPuppets: Wacky Friends! at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Shows at 1 and 3 p.m. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 25 ENGLEWOOD
Jackie Mason at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 26 ENGLEWOOD
Verismo Opera: Bizet’s Carmen at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Order on Feb. 27 or 28 and get a 40 percent discount on $45 and $55 tickets. Use code CRI. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 28 ENGLEWOOD
Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 30 ENGLEWOOD
Queensryche at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 1-31 ORADELL
God of Carnage presented by the Bergen County Payers, Little Firehouse Theatre, 298 Kinderkamack Rd. Visit bcpayers.org.
May 2 -31 ORADELL
God of Carnage presented by Bergen County Players at The Little Firehouse Theatre at 298 Kinderkamack Rd. on Fridays Saturdays and Sundays. $24. Call 201-261-4200. Group and student rates available.
May 2 ENGLEWOOD
Rita Rudner and Louie Anderson at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 3 ENGLEWOOD
The Berenstain Bears Live! at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 6 ENGLEWOOD
Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 7 ENGLEWOOD
Kenny ‘Babyface’ Edmonds at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 8 ENGLEWOOD
Audra McDonald at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 9 ENGLEWOOD
Russian National Ballet: Swan Lake at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 10 ENGLEWOOD
Carol Burnett: An Evening of Laughter and Reflection at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 13 ENGLEWOOD
Curious George at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt, 4 p.m. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 16 ENGLEWOOD
Lewis Black at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 16 ENGLEWOOD
African Brazilian Carnival at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt, at 1 and 3 p.m. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 16 BERGENFIELD
Bergen Youth Orchestra performing at Bergenfield High School at 7 p.m. with the Philharmonia and Concert Strings$10/adults, $5/students and seniors. Bergenyouthorchestra.org.
May 17 ENGLEWOOD
Blues Traveler at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 28 ENGLEWOOD
The Midtown Men at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 29 PARAMUS
Ben Vereen presented by at Bergen Community College, Anna Ciccone Theater at 7:30 p.m. $20 – $50. Visit tickets.Bergen.edu or call 201-447-7428.
May 29 ENGLEWOOD
Randy Rhoads Remembered at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 30 ENGLEWOOD
Bonzo Bash at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
June 3 ENGLEWOOD
Keb’ Mo’ at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
June 3 ENGLEWOOD
Merle Haggard at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
June 6 ENGLEWOOD
NJSO All Beethoven Fifth Symphony & “Emperor” Concerto at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
June 6 ENGLEWOOD
The B-52s at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
June 6 – 7 ORADELL
The Mouse That Roared presented by Bergen County Players at The Little Firehouse Theatre Second Stage at 298 Kinderkamack Rd. $11. Call 201-261-4200. Group and student rates available.
June 20 ENGLEWOOD
Tommy James & The Shondells/ Felix Cavaliere The Rascals at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
June 25 ENGLEWOOD
Million Dollar Quartet at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
June 27 ENGLEWOOD
Art Garfunkel at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
July 19 ENGLEWOOD
Big Apple Circus at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Happy Together Tour 2015 at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Aug. 7 ENGLEWOOD
Chris Botti at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
BUSINESS AND NETWORKING
Every Wed. PARAMUS
Sunset Rotary Club of Central Bergen meeting at Bonefish Grill, Crowne Plaza Hotel at 6:15 p.m. Call 551-206-7568 or 201-445-0893. Call 201-262-5988.
Every Thursday HACKENSACK
Hackensack Rotary Club meets at Rudy’s, 107 Anderson St. Thursdays at 12:15 p.m. Focus on community service and information through weekly programs. Visit hackensackrotary.org. Contact Amanda Missey, membership chair at 201-281-8587 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Every Tuesday MOONACHIE
Little Ferry/Moonachie Rotary meets at the Moonachie Civic Center from 7:30 – 8:30 a.m. Visit littleferrymoonachierotary.webs.com.
Every Thursday MAYWOOD
Maywood Rotary Club meets at Maywood Inn for lunch on Thursdays Mar. 14, Fish and Chips Dinner at the Senior Center at 6 p.m. $20. Call 201-843-8763.
Every Wednesday TEANECK
Teaneck Rotary Club meets for lunch at Vitale’s, 293 Queen Anne Rd., at noon. Cost of lunch only, kosher meals available in advance. Call 201-837-8600. See the website for guest speakers. 201-843-2169.
Paramus Rotary Events: Call 201-498-0900 or email email@example.com.
Business Volunteer Council Events: Making Connections: An Evening of Networking and Learning, Mar. 10, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at Twin Door Tavern in Maywood. $8/Bergen LEADS Members, $10/non-members. For information on all events call 201-489-9454 or visit bergenvolunteers.org or nnjbvc.org.
Regional Chamber of Commerce Mar. 9 at5 7:30 a.m. 3-Minute Networking held at Westfield Garden State Plaza in the Food Court. $15/members, $25/non-members. Mar. 11 at 5:30 p.m. Preventing Spinal Injuries in the Workplace held at the Ciarco Learning Center in Room 134. $15. Mar. 25 from 6 – 9 p.m. 8th Annual Moonlight Picnic held at the Garfield VFW. $40. 201-489-3700 or visit hackensackchamber.org.
Chamber of Commerce Events Mar. 3, 3-Minute Networking with Inter-Chamber Consortium, at Westfield Garden State Plaza. $15/members, $25/non-members. Mar. 31, Meet the Township Department Heads. April, 4th Annual Taste of Teaneck. DTF. May 25, Annual Cedar Lane Municipal Memorial Day Event from noon – 6 p.m. May 29, Bergen LEADS Fifth Friday from 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Stony Hill Inn. July 4, 4th of July Parade in Teaneck. July 31, Bergen LEADS Fifth Friday. Aug. 4, National Night Out. Oct. 29, Teaneck Chambers 14th Annual Community Awards Dinner. Oct. 30, Bergen LEADS Fifth Friday. Nov. Annual Mega Net. Nov. 6 – 8, 10th Annual Teaneck Film Festival. Call 201-837-8600. Call 201-801-0012 or visit teaneckchamber.org.
Chamber of Commerce Events. Call 201-261-3344 or visit paramuschamber.com.
Chamber of Commerce Events Call 201-808-6020 or visit RochelleParkChamber.org.
Mahwah Regional Chamber 201-529-5566 or visit Mahwah.com.
MEADOWLANDS Mar. 23, 8 a.m. Eggs and Issues: Sustaining the Transportation at Meadowlands Renaissance Hotel in Rutherford. Mar. 25, Eat and Educate ELN at Ramapo College at the Birch Mansion at 6:30 p.m. Mar. 31. After-Hours Networking at Felician Castle from 6 – 8 p.m. $25. Visit meadowlands.org.
Commerce and Industry Association of NJ events: Call 201-368-2100.
New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners Visit njawbo.org.
Mar. 9, 16 WESTWOOD
Two-Session Business Plan Workshop presented by ScoreBergen at Westwood Public Library from 7-9:30 p.m. $40/in advance and $50/at the door. Visit Bergen.score.org or call 201-336-6090.
June 14 HACKENSACK
How To Really Start Your Own Business offered by SCOREBergen at Bergen County Administration Building, One Bergen Plaza from, 9 a.m.$50/in advance, $75/at the door.– 3:30 p.m. Call 201-336-6090.
CLASSES FOR ADULTS AND CHILDREN
Citizenship Classes Mondays at the Johnson Library from 10 – 11 a.m. Other times available by appointment. Call 201-343-4169 ext. 21.
Internet Classes offered by the Johnson Public Library. Hackensack residents only. Call for details. 201-343-4781.
Salsa Aerobic Dance Classes with dancer/choreographer Donay at ClubFit, 444 Cedar Lane from noon – 1 p.m. For men and women, no partners required. $10/person. Call 201-894-0138.
Fourth Sunday MAYWOOD
Square Dancing presented by Maywood Recreation and FAD (Fun at Dancing) held at the Maywood Senior Recreation Center from 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. Free. Children first grade and older may attend with an adult. Call Jim at 201-712-1853 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Now Registering HACKENSACK
Winter I Program at the YMCA for basketball, kinder sports gym and swim, indoor soccer indoor t-ball, indoor tennis, martial arts, art, music piano lessons. Healthy living includes kickboxing, zumba, SMILE for seniors, yoga and aquacize. Call 201-487-6600 ext. 226 or visit ymcagbc.org.
Now registering ENGLEWOOD
bergenPAC The Performing Arts School at 1 Depot Square in Englewood. BeyonceDANCE, Music, Theater and Music Speaks. Call for a brochure. 201-482-8373 or visit bergenPAC.org/education/programs.
Now Registering HACKENSACK
Bergen LEADS offered by the Volunteer Center of Bergen County with classes starting Sept. 2015 Registration is due by Apr. 11. Participants will be announced in June. Class limited to 30 participants. For information visit bergenleads.org or call 201-489-9454 ext. 112.
Mar. 21, June 28, Aug. 22, Oct. 25 HACKENSACK
Safe Sitter Babysitting Training offered by Hackensack University Medical Center, 30 Prospect Ave from 9:30a.m. – 4:30 p.m. $70. Choose one date for course completion. Call 551-996-2401.
LECTURES AND INFORMATION
Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23 ENGLEWOOD
Forum on “The New Jim Crow” presented by Galilee United Methodist Church, 325 Genesee Ave. from 7 – 9 a.m. For complete information and list of speakers call 201-567-0009 or 201-567-3175. Free and open to the public.
Mar. 6 RIDGEWOOD
Book Discussion presented by the Unitarian Society of Ridgewood, 113 Cottage Place at 7 p.m. The book will be The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarnation in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander. Free, light refreshments will be served. Call 201-444-6225 or visit uuridgewood.org.
Mar. 7 UPPER SADDLE RIVER
Motherhood Uncensored panel discussion featuring stay-at-home moms and working moms. Presented by the YWCA of Bergen County at 98 Pleasant Ave. from 9 – 11 a.m. Childcare will be provided. Register at ywca-motherhood-uncensored.eventbrite.com or call 201-345-1895.
Mar. 12, Apr. 21, June 3 PARAMUS
NJ Stars Information Sessions for merit bases, no-cost community college tuition for all U.S. residents presented by Bergen Community College on Mar. 12 from 5 – 7 p.m., Apr. 21 from 6 – 8 p.m. and June 3 from 5 – 7 p.m. Held at the Moses Training Center TEC-128. Visit Bergen.edu for information.
Mar. 13 RIDGEWOOD
Movie “Hard Hatted Woman” presented by YWCA and Habitat for Humanity at 12 Oak Street from 6-8 p.m. Discussion to follow. Free with refreshments. Call 201-345-1895 or register at ywca-habitat-screening.eventbrite.com.
Mar. 18 ENGLEWOOD
The History of St. Paul’s Church presented by The Englewood Historical Society at 113 Engle St. at 7:30 p.m. Call 201-567-5587.
The Garden State Ski Club meets at the Maywood Inn, 122 W. Pleasant Ave., at 8:30 p.m. Discounted lift tickets and access to a GSSC ski house in Vermont. Year-round activities including tennis, golf, biking, hiking and social events. Visit gardenstateskiclub.com for information and a list of the activities.
Toastmasters (1st, 3rd and 5th Mondays) build confidence by overcoming your fear of public speaking at Park Avenue Toastmasters, Blimpie Subs and Salads, 62 Park Ave. at 7 p.m. Guests are welcomed and attend free. Call 201-247-0556.
The Widow & Widowers Club of Northern Valley invites singles for dancing, refreshments and live music at the VFW Hall, 321 S. Washington Ave., from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday of the month. Also for fifth Wednesday if applicable. All other Wednesdays for widowed only. Newcomers are welcome. Call 973-772-9078.
First Tuesday LITTLE FERRY
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 809 meeting held at 100 Main St. at 8 p.m. Visit vfwpost809.org.
Second Monday MAYWOOD
The Maywood Democratic Club meets the second Monday of the month at Maywood Borough Hall, second floor at 8 p.m. New members are always welcome.
Second Monday HACKENSACK
Hackensack African-American Civic Organization meets the second Monday at the Elks Lodge on the corner or First and Berry streets. Visit haaca.org.
Second Thursday ROCHELLE PARK
American Legion Auxiliary Unit 170 of Rochelle Park meeting at 8 p.m. every second Thursday of the month at 33 W. Passaic St. Women who are wives, mothers, daughters and sisters of veterans are welcome to join. Call 201-587-9655.
Third Monday LITTLE FERRY
Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 800 meets at 100 Main St. at 8 p.m. Visit vvachapter800.org.
Third Sunday ROCHELLE PARK
Pancake Breakfast. Regular price $4/person. Children under 10/free. Call 201-843-9683 or visit alpost170.us.
Electronic Bingo in addition to paper bingo and pull tabs for instant wins at Our Lady Queen Of Peace, 400 Maywood Ave. Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. doors open at 5:30 p.m. Breaks for smokers. Coffee, soda, food and snacks are sold. 201-845-9566.
First Wednesday RIDGEWOOD
North Jersey Depression Glass Club held at a new location, the Unitarian Society of Ridgewood, 113 Cottage Place at 7 p.m. Call 973-838-2419.
Columbiettes of St. John’s Council K of C events: Mar. 13, Friday Night Fish Fry. Mar. 18, General Meeting. Mar. 22 10th Anniversary Mass and Luncheon at Lieto Italia in New Milford. Apr. 19, Annual garden Tea Party. For all information visit the Facebook page or www.kofc1345.org.
Mar. 1 CARLSTADT
Sunday Brunch With Carlstadt Mixed Chorus at the Fiesta at 11 a.m. $40. Call 201-652-0968.
Mar. 13 CLOSTER
Annual Railroad Photo Contest and monthly meeting presented by the Bergen Rockland National Railway Historical Society at The Closter Senior Center, 295 Closter Dock Rd at 8 p.m. Call 845-623-7634 for information.
Mar. 15 TEANECK
Project S.A.R.A.H. Annual Breakfast presented at Congregation Keter Torah, 600 Roemer Ave. from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. Respond to 662 South Forest Drive, Teaneck, NJ 07666.
Mar. 21 CARLSTADT
Bockbeerfest presented by The Carlstadt Turn Verein at Carlstadt Turn Hall from 7:30 – 11:30 p.m. Cash bar until 7:30 p.m. Donation $35. Live music by Bernie’s Orchestra, Food Drink and coffee and cake. Kitchen opens at 7 p.m. Call 201-652-0968.
Mar. 22 MOONACHIE
Fashion Show presented by the VFW Ladies Auxiliary District 2 at the Graycliff Restaurant, 122 Moonachie Ave. at 11:30 a.m. $35. Advance sales only. Call 201-797-8759.
Apr. 3 LITTLE FERRY
Fish Fry presented by American Legion Post 310, 100 Liberty St at 5 p.m. $8. Call 201-641-9774.
Apr. 16 WOODLAND PARK
Woman of Achievements Honored by the Girl Scouts of Northern NJ at Westmount Country Club. Call 973-248-8200 or visit gsnnj.org/WOA.
Apr. 25 CRESKILL
Flea Market presented by American Legion Post 21, 75 Legion Dr. from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Call 201-376-5110.
Apr. 29 WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP
2015 Gala presented by St. Joseph Academy in Bogota at Seasons at 7 p.m. Call 201-487-8641.
May 2 WEEHAWKEN
HRPAC Benefit presented by the Hudson Riverfront PAC at The Chart House at 6 p.m. Featured performer Bria Skonberg Quintet.
May 14 WASHINGTON Township
24th Annual HBCSF Scholarship Gala presented by the Hispanic Business Council at Seasons, 644 Pascack Rd. at 6 p.m. $200, $175 early bird if purchased by Apr. 15. Visit hbcsf.org.
RECREATION AND CAMPS
Mah Jongg for new or experienced players offered by Maywood Recreation at the Maywood Recreation Center on Tuesdays from 1 – 3 p.m. Call 201-845-2900 ext.
Spring 2015 TEANECK
Teaneck Recreation Department Register at the Richard Rodda Community Center 250 Colonial Court at south end of Votee Park from 8 a.m. – 9 p.m. Monday through Friday. Weekend hours also available. Call 201-837-7130 or visit teanecknj.gov and go to recreation.
Mar. 1 Apr. 1, 29, 15 BERGEN COUNTY
Scholarships from Bergen County American Legion BCAL Scholarship deadline April 1. Bergen County SAL Scholarship deadline Apr. 29. Eagle Scout of the Year deadline Mar. 1. Rochelle Park Post 170 Robert Daley Scholarship deadline Apr. 15. Visit bcnjal.org to view scholarship criteria.
March 15 FAIR LAWN
Skyline Theatre Company Arts Scholarship Applications for the Harry K. Berkheiser Jr. Scholarship are available on the company Web site skylinetheatrecompany.org and must be returned via US mail by March 15 addressed to Scholarship Committee Skyline Theatre Company, 12-45 River Rd. #121 Fair Lawn, NJ 07410. Visit Web site for criteria.
March 16 NEW JERSEY
2015 Hispanic Business Council Scholarship deadline for submission. Must be of Hispanic heritage and a New Jersey resident. Must plan to enroll as a full-time student in the 2015-2016 academic year at an accredited college, university, community college, technical school in the United States. For further criteria visit email@example.com.
April 22 HACKENSACK
Hackensack Riverkeeper’s Ron Vellekamp Environmental Scholarship to support college-bound high school seniors who excel academically and ho maintain a strong commitment to environmental protection. $1000 scholarship. Applicant must be from Bergen, Hudson or Rockland counties. Full criteria available on hackensackriverkeeper.org. Ap0plifations must be received by April 22 and scholarship will be announced on June. 1 2015.
The YMCA Happy Day Child Care Center for ages 2 – 5 from 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. Call 201-487-6600 ext. 211 or visit ymcabc.org.
YMCA After School Program includes homework assistance, enrichment programs and fun for grades K – 6. Program meets after school from 2:50 – 6 p.m. Call 201-487-6600 ext. 211 or visit ymcagbc.org.
Teen Leaders Club at the YMCA of Greater Bergen County, 360 Main Street on Tuesdays from 7 – 8 p.m. Call 201-201-487-6600 ext. 205 or visit ymcagbc.org.
Register for Winter/Spring Session for Bergen Community College at Paramus, Lyndhurst or Hackensack. Winter session allows student to complete course in 10 days. Call 201-447-7200 or visit Bergen.edu/spring2015.
The Golden Age Club of Maywood meets the second and fourth Wednesday of every month at the Maywood Senior/Recreation Center, Duvier Place, at 1 p.m. New members welcome, must be a Maywood residents/55 or older. Dues are now payable, $20.
Senior Citizens Club of Maywood meets every first and third Wednesday of the month at 1 p.m. (first meeting is business and second is social) at the Maywood Senior/Recreation Center on Duvier Place. For trip information call 201-843-1061.
Second Thursday PARAMUS
Paramus AARP Chapter 3834 has opened its membership to new members. The Paramus area covers the surrounding towns of Paramus. Meeting at the Cipolla Senior Center at 97 Farview Ave. held 10 months of the year. Call Lou at 201-261-2068.
Third Thursday HACKENSACK
St. Francis Socialites meets every third Thursday at 7 p.m. at St. Francis Church Hall, 50 Lodi St. New members welcome. Call 201-342-5785.
Second and Fourth Wednesdays
Joseph Cipolla Paramus Senior #1 Club located at 93 Farview Ave. Meetings at noon. Strictly a social agenda: cards, trips, entertaining programs, fun meetings and informative speakers. Call Jim at 201-845-9310.
First and Third Thursday PARAMUS
Senior Pioneers of Paramus welcomes new members at the Cipolla Senior Center, 93 N. Farview Ave. at 1 p.m. Various activities including chess, cards, pool, baci ball, bus trips and speakers on topics pertaining to seniors, as well as entertainment. Call Mary at 201-265-7195 for an application.
Rochelle Park Senior Citizens meet on the second and fourth Thursdays at the Senior Center at the municipal complex at 151 W. Passaic Street at 1 p.m. All seniors 55 and older are welcome to join. Dues $15/year. For information, call Judy at 201-845-8688. For trips call Mitzi at 201-843-9243.
The Senior Citizens meet the first Thursday of the month, at 1 p.m. Bingo on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. 201-440-9032.
Second Friday HACKENSACK
AARP Chapter 418 Meeting at 12:30 p.m. at the Hackensack Recreation Center, 116 Holt St. For information call 201-489-2585.
Americas Unidas Multicultural Senior Center activities at 101 Hudson St. Center open Monday Through Friday from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Hot lunch served daily at noon Monday – Friday. Mondays and Wednesdays, Muscle Training at 10:30 a.m. Thursdays, Belly Dancing at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Arthritis Exercise at 9:30 a.m. These classes are free of charge. 201-336-3320.
Line Dance Instruction presented by the Maywood Recreation Department on Wednesdays from 9:15 – 10:15 a.m. at the Maywood Senior Center. Call 201-845-2900 ext. 208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Senior Source held at The Shops at Riverside. Mar. 2, “Great Scientific Break Through” at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 3, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. and Laughter Yoga at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 4, The Love That Keeps Giving-Extended Care at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 5, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. and Asian Tea at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 6, Chair Yoga at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 9, Bingo with Prizes at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 10, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. and Bingo at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 11, New Wonderful Winter Crafts at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 12, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. and Film, “Gone with the Wind” part I at 1 p.m. Mar. 13, Dance Yoga at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 16, Minimizing Property Tax and Income Tax at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 17, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. and Jewelry Making at 1:30 p.m. Senior Source Health Fair Mar. 18 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Mar. 19, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. and Knitting at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 20, DVD Movie, “The Thomas Crown Affair” at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 23, Forever Young Funercise at 2 p.m. Mar. 24, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. and Zumba at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 25, Understanding Medicare and Medigap at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 26 Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. and “Gone with the Wind” Part II at 1 p.m. Mar 27, Current Events at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 30, “From Jazz to Soul;” at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 31, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. and Stay Well and Happy at 1:30 p.m. Call 201-342-0962 or visit seniorsourcellc.com.
Maywood Station Visit maywoodstation.com.
Mar. 6 HACKENSACK
Parent’s Night Out presented by the YMCA of Greater Bergen County, 360 Main St. from 6 – 9 p.m. Ages 3 – 12. Free/FM members$7/ Members, $12/per child non-members. Call 201-487-6600 ext. 205.or visit ymcagbc.org.
Mar. 14 HASBROUCK HEIGHTS
Comedy Night benefit for the Volunteer Center of Bergen County at Banana’s comedy Club, 283 Rt. 17 South at 6:30 p.m. Show at 7:30 p.m. Call 201-489-9454 or visit bergenvolunteers.org.
Mar. 21 HACKENSACK
Great Expectations Conference presented by the YWCA of Bergen County at Fairleigh Dickinson University, 100 University Plaza from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. The conference is of girls ages 11 – 18 to realize their potential. Visit ywcabergencounty.org.
Apr. 2 PARAMUS
Celebrate Volunteers presented by the Volunteer Center of Bergen County at Bergen Community College, Moses Center at 6 p.m. Call 201-489-9454 or visit bergenvolunteers.org.
Apr. 18 ROCHELLE PARK
Free Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit and Run competition for area youth at Matthews Field at 12:30 p.m. Boys and girls ages 7/8, 9/10, 11/12, 13/14. Must register with Bob Salvini by April 5. email@example.com or www.bcnjal.org/docs/2015MLBpitchhitandrun.
Apr. 19 MAYWOOD
Maywood Street Fair presented by JC Promotions. Call 201-988-114 or visit jcpromotions.info
May 2 MAHWAH
Derby Day Party presented by The Volunteer Center of Bergen Country at Apple Ridge Country Club, 269 East Crescent Ave. from 3:30 – 7:30 p.m.
First and third Thursdays RIVER EDGE
St. Peter’s Support Group for divorced, single, separated and widowed adults, 431 Fifth Ave. at 7:30 p.m. sharp in the school library. Includes discussions, speakers and social activities. Visit support-group-nj.com or call 201-440-0217 or 201-796-0988.
Overcomer’s Outreach a free support service for addiction related issues. Meetings are every Friday night from 7 – 8 p.m. at 720 Summit Ave. For information call Joanne at 201-424-7725 or visit us on the web at overcomersoutreach.org. YOU ARE NOT ALONE ANYMORE.
Victim Family/Friends Support Group coordinated by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office and Parents of Murdered Children, Inc. to support fa p.m. Mar. family members and friends of those who have died by homicide. Call 973-447-8285 or 201-226-5792 or visit bcpo.net.
Cardiac Support Group Wednesdays at 1 p.m. at Prospect Heights Care Center Cardiac Unit, 336 Prospect Ave. Call 201-518-7753.
Diabetes Support Group Thursdays at 1 p.m. at Prospect Heights Care Center 3rd floor, 336 Prospect Ave. Call 201-518-7753.
Adler Aphasia Free Caregiver Support Groups on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. and every second Monday of each month from 7 – 9 p.m. meeting at 60 West Hunter. Call 201-368-8585 or visit adleraphasiacenter.org.
Adler Aphasia Free Communication Groups in four new locations besides Maywood add Morristown, Newark, Scotch Plains and Bridgewater. Maywood group meets . 10 a.m. – noon. Two hours twice a month. Call for times in other locations. Call 201-368-8585 or visit adleraphasiacenter.org.
Annual Schedule of Meetings Work Sessions on 2nd Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. Mar. 10, Apr. 14, May 12, June 9, July 14, Aug. 11, Sept. 8, Oct. 13, Nov. 10, Dec. 8. Council Meetings 4th Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. Mar. 24, Apr. 28, May 26, June 23, July 28, Aug. 25, Sept. 22, Oct. 27, Nov. 24, Dec. 22. Meetings are held in the Council Chambers 2nd floor, 15 Park Avenue.
2015 Schedule of Fire Prevention Meetings held at 4:30 p.m. at the Municipal Complex, 15 Park Ave. Mar. 2, Apr. 13, May 4, June 1, Sept. 8, Oct. 5, Nov. 2, Dec. 7. No meetings in July or August. Call 201-845-2900.
2015 Insurance Safety Committee Schedule of Meetings held at 15 Park Ave. 3rd floor at 9 a.m. Mar. 18, June 17, Sept. 16 and Dec. 2. Call 201-845-2900.
District Management Corporation Special Improvement District Meetings held at 15 Park Ave. 3rd floor at 6 p.m. on Mar. 17, June 16, Sept. 29. Call 201-845-2900.
May 12-14 BALTIMORE/ANNAPOLIS
Trip to Baltimore and Annapolis offered by Senior Citizens of Maywood for 2 nights/three days. $355/ppDO or single $469. Final payment by April 1. Call Doris at 201-843-7339.
Sept. 21-24 OCEAN CITY MD.
Trip to Ocean City offered by Senior Citizens of Maywood for 3 nights/four days. $420/ppDO or single $509. Deposit $50 by May 6. Final payment by July 15. Call Doris at 201-843-7339.
Temple Emeth at 1666 Windsor Rd. Mar. 1 Purim Carnival from 10 – noon. The k-4 Religious school students will perform a Purim Skit. Mar. 4, Purim Megillah Reading at 7:30 p.m. Mar. 7 at noon, “Don Giovanni.” Buffet Lunch will be served. $25/before Mar. 2 $30/after. Mar. 13 – 15, Scholar in Residence Program. March 24, at 8 p.m. The History of Haggadah. Family Shabbat Worship at 7:30 p.m. on Mar. 6. Shabbat Music Service on the third Friday evening of the month, Mar. 20 at 8 p.m. from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Annual Passover Seder Apr. 4 at 6 p.m. RSVP by March 25. Members: Adults $40, Children under thirteen $20 under 5 no charge. Non-members. Adults/$48, Children under 13/$24. Ongoing programs include: Lunch and Learn on Wednesdays at noon. Bring your lunch. Coffee and tea provided. Torah study on Saturdays from 9 – 10:15 a.m. Call for detailsSpeak, Laugh and Enjoy Yiddish on Mondays at 10:45 a.m. Call 201-833-1322 or visit emeth.org.
Jewish Center of Teaneck The Daily Minyan/Services with mechitzah are at 7:15 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. The Rosh Hodesh (new month) weekday morning services are at 7:00 a.m. Sunday services are at 9:00 am; and in the evening, same time as the preceding Friday evening. On Sunday mornings after Shacharit and bagels and coffee, there is a Mishah class with Rabbi Lawrence Zierler. During the week when the Torah is read in the morning on Mondays and Thursdays, a special MiShebeirakh prayer can be recited on behalf of someone who is ill or in honor of an important occasion. If someone would like a MiShebeirakh prayer recited at that time please contact the Center office. The person’s full Hebrew name is needed. If the prayer is being said on behalf of someone who is ill, the name of his/her mother is needed. Shabbat Services with mechitzah in the Pressburger Sanctuary is at 9 am. And on Shabbat for young children there is a Kinder Shul @JCT for 3 to 8 year olds while parents attend services. Kinder Shul is from 10:30 to 11:30 am. The structured shul activity program is under the supervision of Abbe Rosner. The program is designed to engage the children through songs and games with a Shabbat or Yom Tov theme, and incorporate other age appropriate symbols and concepts to make coming to shul a…kinder and family friendly experience. Children are encouraged to come together at the conclusion of Shabbat Services at the front of the sanctuary to sing Adon Olam and receive a treat. The Jewish Center of Teaneck is located at 70 Sterling Place. The Jewish Center is a modern Orthodox synagogue with daily, Shabbat and holiday services, all under the leadership of Rabbi Lawrence S. Zierler, the Center’s Mara D’atra, Spiritual Leader. Visit the Center’s web site, www.jcot.org and also follow the Jewish Center of Teaneck on Facebook. To receive the Center’s weekly Email Blast and monthly Email Newsletter please call the Center office, 201.833.0515, ext. 200.
Temple Sinai of Bergen County, 1 Engle St. Call 201-568-3035 or visit templesinaibc.org.
Congregation Beth Am at 510 Claremont Ave. Shabbat Services every Friday night at 8 p.m. Yoga on Thursday, 7 – 8 p.m. Visit congbethamteaneck.org or call 201-836-5752.
Temple Beth El at 280 Summit Ave. is a Conservative Egalitarian congregation. For additional information visit www.templebethelhackensack.org or call 201-342-2045.
Reconstructionist Temple Beth Israel, 34 West Magnolia Ave. Call 201-845-7550 ext. Call 201-845-7550 ext.1 or visit rtbi-online.org.
Zion Lutheran Church located at 120 E. Pleasant Ave. Sunday Worship at 9 a.m. Visit zionmaywood.org or call 201-843-5916.
Covenant Life Ministries Church at 1427 Palisade Ave. Sunday worship at 11 a.m. Children’s Ministry classes for ages 2 – 8 during church service. Sunday school for ages 9 and older and adult Bible Study at 9:45 a.m. Prayer and Bible Study on Wednesday at 7 p.m. For information call 201-837-9177.
Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church celebrates Holy Communion on Sundays at 10:30 a.m. Visitors and children are welcome. Contemporary service will be at 9 a.m. Call 201-262-0138 or visit christinParamus.org
Trinity Presbyterian Church, 650 Pascack Rd. has Sunday worship, nursery and church school at 10 a.m. followed by fellowship hour. Chinese service at noon. Handicap accessible. Call 201-262-8624.
First Presbyterian Church, Maywood and Thomas avenues. Sunday school from 9 – 10 a.m. for ages 3 and up. Church services at 10:15 a.m. Coffee/social hour to follow.
Arcola United Methodist Church service and Sunday school at 10 a.m. followed by fellowship hour at 52 S. Paramus Road. Call 201-843-2805.
Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors at Hackensack United Methodist Church, 400 Summit Ave. Sunday church service 11 a.m. with p.m. fellowship to follow. Church school grades kindergarten through 12 during church services. Adult Bible Study Sundays from 10 to 10:30 a.m.; Fridays 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Call 201-487-0811.
Sunday Services held at RHEMA Worship Center, 156 Passaic St., at 10:30 a.m. Call 201-457-1390 or visit rhemawc.org
Saturday Worship Service Highway Holiness Church Ministries, Inc., Weekly Saturday Worship Service at 10:30 a.m. and weekly Bible Study Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. at 320 Hamilton Place. For information, call 201-488-0697.
Our Lady Queen of Peace, Maywood Avenue is offering Confirmation, CCD and First Penance programs through the Religious Education Department, 201-342-7570 or visit fpchackensack.org.
Trinity Baptist Church at 218 Passaic St. Sunday worship at 9:45 a.m. Bible study on Tuesdays at 11 a.m., Wednesdays at 7 p.m. and Thursday Youth Bible study on Thursday at 6 p.m. Call 201-487-3656.
Bible Study and Prayer with Elder Larry Ferguson at the YMCA, 360 Main Street on Thursdays at 7 p.m. Call 201-487-6600.
Christ Episcopal Church, 480 Warwick Ave.
St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 61 Church St. Sunday Spoken Communion services at 8:30 a.m. Sung Communion at 10 a.m. Ecumenical Bible Study Wednesdays at 9 a.m. Adult Forum Fridays at 6:30 p.m. Call 201-837-3189 or visit stpaulsteaneck.com.
Trinity Evangelical Free Church, 390 Teaneck Rd. Call 201-836-3393.
Bible Way Tabernacle Church located at the St. Paul Lodge, 184 Berdan Pl. Sunday Service at 10:30 a.m. Church School at 9 a.m. Wednesday Bible class every other week at 7 p.m. with Intercessory and prayer on alternate weeks. Contact Imagine714@optonline.net. Call 201-343-9449.
Tabernacle of life Ministries non-denominational Christian church at Maywood and Thoma avenues. Wednesday: Bible Study at 7 pm. Sunday Evening: worship service at 3 p.m. Call 201-523-2260.
Lutheran Church of the Redeemer 471 Maywood Ave. Sunday School registration now open for ages 3 – grade 6. Education hour is from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Call 201-845-8779 or visit redeemermaywoodnj.com.
First Presbyterian Church at 150 E. Palisade Ave. Every Sunday Bible Study at 10 a.m. and Choral Sunday Worship at 11 a.m. followed by coffee and conversation. Complimentary worship service at 5:30 p.m. Church School available for both services. Childcare also available. Call 201-568-7373 ext. 307. Visit englewoodpres.org.
Now – Mar. 25 HACKENSACK
Noon Day Lenten Series held at The Second Reformed Church, 436 Union St. on Wednesdays in lent from 12:15 – 12:45 p.m. Coffee, dessert and tea will be provided. Bring lunch earlier if you wish. Call 201-343-7550.
Mar. 29 HACKENSACK
Gabriel Faure’s Requiem on Palm Sunday at The First Presbyterian Church, 64 Passaic St. at 10:30 a.m. Free and open to the public. Call 201-342-7570 or visit fpchackensack.org.