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AT THE LIBRARIES
GALLERY AND DISPLAY CASES Gallery Without Walls by Terry Weston.
EXPANDING THE REPERTOIRE FOR PIANO STUDENT’S presented by Barbara Lande Hause on Mar. 3 at 10:30 a.m. Sponsored by the Professional Music Teachers’ Guild of NJ.
AFFORDABLE CARE ACT ENROLLMENT ASSISTANCE on Tuesdays from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. and Fridays from noon – 4 p.m. Through the end of March.
10-WEEK KNITTING CLASS Mar. 4– May 6 on Tuesdays from 7 – 8:30 p.m. (Must attend all classes) Participants must provide their own materials a list will be provided to each person at the time of registration. For Hackensack residents only 9others will be put on a waiting list.) Pre-registration required call 201-343-4169 ext. 19.
THURSDAY MOVIE NIGHT Mar. 13 at 6:30 p.m. Call for details at 201-343-4169.
DELICIOUS DINING WITH DANIEL FREY Mar. 18 from 7 – 8 p.m. He is a Chef and Certified Health Coach: Diabetic- friendly Quick Meals with Spring Veggies. All are invited to attend but reservations recommended. Call 201-342-2478. Spanish interpreter on site.
WORKING WITH DIGITAL PHOTOS Mar. 19 at 7 p.m. Course discusses organizing, sharing and printing with basic editing. Pre-register with Radwa at 201-343-4169 ext. 35.
Immigration Workshop Mar. 20 at 7 p.m. with attorneys Ariela E. Herzog and Carla Prosper. They speak Spanish, Creole and French. Pre-register with Barb at 201-343-4169 ext. 19.
ALACORDE TRIO IN CONCERT Mar. 25 at 7 p.m.
AUTHOR APPEARANCE AND SIGNING WITH TONEY JACKSON teacher and poet from Hackensack School System on Apr. 10 at 7 p.m. Free and open to the public.
LEARN TO PLAY GUITAR Mar. 22 – May 10 on Saturdays from 10 – 11 a.m. This is an eight-week introduction to guitar. Children ages 8 – 18 welcome. Concert on May 17 at 2:30 p.m. Each person must make the eight-week commitment. Materials fee $50. For Hackensack residents only. Pre-registration required.
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.
BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP Mar. 15 at 10 a.m. at Java’s Brewin’. The book will be Lipstick in Afghanistan by Roberta Gately.
JUST THE FACTS: A NON-FICTION-ONLY BOOK CLUB held at 11 a.m. in the auditorium. The book will be Bomb: the Race to Build and Steal the World’s Most Dangerous Weapon by Steve Sheinkin. To register, call Kate at 201-343-4169 ext. 36.
TEEN BOOK CLUB FOR ADULT READERS Mar. 1 at 2 p.m. in the library’s meeting room. The book will be The First Part Last by Angela Johnson.
VIDEO GAMES Wednesdays at 3:30 p.m. for grades 4 – 6 only.
CHESS CLUB Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m. Mar. 11 and 25 for Beginners and Intermediate players.
ANIMATION Mar 3, 10 at 3:30 p.m. Pre-registration required.
LEGO DAY Mar. 1 at 2 p.m. for grade and up.
MAGIC TREE HOUSE BOOK DISCUSSION group Mar. 31 at 3:30 p.m. for grades 1 – 3 Pre-registration required.
MANGA WORKSHOP Mar. 6, 13, 20, 27, Apr. 3, 10. For serious Manga Fans. Create your own character and story. Class size limited and you must attend all sessions. Materials supplied. Pre-registration required.
INSPECT YOUR GDGET Every and up. 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.
FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT THE MOVIES at 1:30 p.m. Call the library for film information.
TEEN TUESDAYS free and open to students Grades 7 – 12 for video games, Internet and board games from 3:15 – 4:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted. March 11 at 1:15 – 3 p.m. Mar. 18. No advance registration necessary and weekly attendance isn’t required. New participants are always welcome. Bring your library card for Internet use. Seventh graders need a red permission dot on their cards.
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.
ARTS AND CRAFTS Mar. 24 at 3:30 p.m. March Mosaics. for grades 2 and up. Registration is required.
MEET THE ORCHESTRA Thursdays at 2 p.m. for children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.
SATURDAY MOVIES at 2 p.m. for children of all ages.
COMPUTER ASSISTANCE for individual assistance or tutoring with one of the librarians. Hackensack residents only. Call 201-343-4169 ext. 22.
LEARN ENGLISH OR SPANISH USING ROSETTA STONE for Hackensack residents only. Ages 14 and up. By appointment only. Call 201-343-4169 ext. 34 or email.
ENGLISH CONVERSATION Every Monday 1:30- 2:30 p.m. and 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Wednesday 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. and Saturday 10:30 – 11:30 a.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 3MCloud Library e-books. Ask at the Reference desk.
Johnson Library Board Meetings at 274 Main St. at 4 p.m. Mar. 11. Apr. 8. May 13. June 10. Sept. 9. Oct. 14. Nov. 11. Dec. 9.
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.
THE SCRAPPIN’ FRIENDS CLUB meets for the basics of scrapbooking Monday, from 6 – 8 p.m. with Stephanie Rogers, to create our own scrapbook. Register at the front desk. :
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.
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.
BOOK SALE DONATIONS accepted March 11-19 for the Spring Book Sale. Hardcovers, paperbacks, bestsellers, children’s books, movies, music, and audio books. Don’t leave books outside the library at anytime. All items must be in good condition. No previously wet or moldy books, condensed books, textbooks, encyclopedias, VHS tapes or magazines. The book sale will be held March 21, 22, 23.
SPRING BOOK SALE Mar. 21, 22, 23.
AUTHOR APPEARANCE Mar. 22 at 6 p.m. Tom Angelberger author of the series Origami Yoda will appear with his new book Princess Labelmaker to the Rescue! Books will be available for purchase and autographing. Cash or check only.
STORYTIMES: for Paramus residents at Main Branch: 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. Pajama Storytime at 7 p.m. on March. 18. Sing-a-Long Storytime at 10:30 a.m. 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 Mondays, and Wednesdays and Fridays. Call library for times. Registration required by phone or in person at main Library. Registration is not required at Reid library.
AFTER-SCHOOL ADVENTURES at main library on Thursdays for grades K-3 at 4 p.m.
TEEN TECH WEEK March 10-14 for grades 5 and up.
TEEN ADVISORY BOARD at main library on at 2:30 p.m. Mar. 4.
REID BRANCH AFTER-SCHOOL at 3:30 p.m. Mondays: Wii Days. Tuesdays: Movie Days. Thursday: Arts and Crafts. Fridays: Picture Bingo.
REID BRANCH TEEN WEDNESDAYS from 3:30 – 5 p.m. Includes: Cooking Club, Teen Crafts, WiiU Game Day, and Cupcake Wars. Contact the branch for dates.
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
TODDLER TALES PLAY AND STORY TIME Every Friday at 10:30 a.m. for children 5 and younger.
MOVIE TUESDAY FILM SERIES held at 1 p.m. for adults. Mar. 11, “Finding Neverland.” Mar. 18, “Whale Rider.” Mar. 25, “Catch me If You Can.”
TEEN BOOK CLUB Mar. 20 at 5 p.m. the book will be Alanna: The First Adventure by Tamora Pierce. Copies of the book available at the library. For grades 7 – 12.
BINGO NIGHT Mar. 17 at 6 p.m. all ages welcome although children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. Prizes!
ADULT BOOK CLUB Mar. 31 meeting at 6:30 p.m. The Book will be Ordinary Man by Paul Rusesabagina.
GAME DAY Mar. 15 at noon and Game Night Mar. 27 at 5 p.m. Puzzle and games such as monopoly. Feel free to bring your favorite game.
Rochelle Park Library is located at 151 West Passaic St. Call 201-587-7730.
AT FLAT ROCK BROOK NATURE CENTER
HOMESCHOOL PROGRAMS Mondays Mar. 10-24, Apr. 7, 28 and May 5, 12. For children ages 5-7 or 8-12. Register by mail or online. 6 classes per session. $80/members, $100/non-members.
SPRING TODDLER TIMES Tuesday March 11, Apr. 8, May 13 or Thursdays Mar. 13, Apr. 10, May 15 from 4 – 4:45 p.m. for ages 2-5 with parent or adult. Registration by mail or online. Per child, per class: $5/members. $8/non-members.
NATURE‘S REMEDIES Mar. 16, from 2 – 4 p.m. for teens and adults. $20/members, $25/non-members. Registration by mail or online.
MOVIES AT FLAT ROCK BROOK: “HOOT.” Mar. 22 at 3 p.m. For families. $5/family. Register by mail or online.
SUPER SNAKE SUNDAY Mar. 23 from 2 – 2:30 p.m. All ages. No registration required.
BUILD IT AND THEY WILL COME Mar. 30 from 2-3 p.m. for ages 6 and up. Make a house for a nesting bird. Space is limited. Register early. $5/members, $8/non-members. Register by mail or online.
GARDENING IN THE MORNING Every Wednesday in April and May from 9 – 11 a.m. for adults. No registration required. Bring willing hands and gloves. Free to all.
SUNSET HIKES Every Tuesdays in April and May form 6 – 7 p.m. for adults and children 10 and older. 2 – 3 mile hikes along trails and through the forest. Great for beginners. No registration required. Free to members, $5/non-members.
YOUNG EXPLORERS Wednesdays Apr. 2, 9, 16, 30, May 7, 14 from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. For children ages 5-9. Registration by mail or online. $75/members only. Family membership $45.
NATURAL DYES Apr. 10 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. for teens and adults. $5/members, $8/non-members. Register by mail or online.
SPRING DAYS Apr. 15, 16, 17 or Apr. 22, 23, 24 from 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. for children in grades 1 – 3. Member per camper $50/day or $127/three days. Non-members per camper, $60/day or $155/three days. Register by mail or online.
BIRDS AND BAGELS Mondays Apr. 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19 from 8:30 – 10 a.m. No need to register. Bring binoculars or borrow ours. Free/members. $5/non-members.
SPRING BABIES Apr. 27 from 2 – 3 p.m. for families. Cost per family: $5/members. $8/non-members. Register online or by mail.
MOTHER’S DAY HIKE May 11 from 2 – 3 p.m. for families. Per person cost: $5/members, $8/non-members. Register online or by mail.
SUPER FUN FAMILY SCIENCE DAY May 18 from 3 – 5 p.m. for families. Cost per family: $`110/members $15/non-members. Register online or by mail.
IT’S ALIVE! Campers investigate living and non-living things at Flat Rock Brook. Monday through Friday 9:30 – 12:30 p.m. $140/session. Session A-1: June 30 – July 3. Session A-2: July 14-25. Session A-3: August 11-15. For children 4-5 years old.
SCALY AND SLIMY Campers learn about amazing characteristics and behaviors of reptiles and amphibians at Flat Rock Brook. Monday through Friday 9:30 – 3:30 p.m. $225/session. Session B-1: June 30 – July 3. Session B-: July 21-25. Session B-3: August 11-15. For children first and second grade
FURRY AND FEATHERED Campers discover the cool mammals and birds of New Jersey at Flat Rock Brook. Monday through Friday 9:30 – 3:30 p.m. $225/session. Session C-1: July 7-11. Session C-2: July 8-Aug. 1 Session C-3: August 18-22. For children third and fourth grade.
SURVIVOR Explore what it takes to survive in the wilderness. Monday through Friday 9:30 – 3:30 p.m. $225. Session D-1: July 14-18. Session D-2: Aug. 4-8. Session D-3: August 25-29. For children entering 5 – 7 grade.
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 RIVERKEEPER
EARTHFEST presented by the Hackensack Riverkeeper and Bergen County at Overpeck Park, 199 Challenger Rd. Ridgefield Park from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Earth Day celebration with a recycled regatta, fishing derby, green vendors, love music, food and more. Visit EarthFestOverpeck.com.
For information, call 201-968-0808/eco-cruises and 201-920-4746/Paddle Center or visit hackensackriverkeeper.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.
One-Act Play submissions being accepted for consideration by Players Guild of Leonia, 10-30 minutes for the Annual Playwrights Showcase. Showcase will be June 13-15. Interested playwrights should submit to PLGTheatergroup@gmail.com or to Players Guild of Leonia, PO Box 131, Leonia, NJ 007605 by March. 15.
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 the JCC Waltuch Art Gallery. Prepare a brief bio, an artist’s statement and 3 – 4 high resolution jpegs of your work for consideration to email@example.com. Mondays TEANECK
The Art of Acting Workshops presented at the Puffin Foundation, 20 Puffin Way with an afternoon class from 3 – 6 p.m. and an evening class form 7 – 10 p.m. $75/month. Admission is by phone interview at 845-359-9466 or visit puffinculturalforum.org.
Now – Apr. 12 TEANECK
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra Young Artist Competition for applicants between 14-26. Audition cd’s must be received by the Orchestra no later than Apr. 12. Finals will be held in person on May 4 with location TBA. Applicants should be able to perform a concerto from the standard repertoire for the finals with their own accompanist no longer than 15 minutes in duration. Applications may be obtained from the orchestra bergenphilharmonic.org or by mail to PO Box 1 Teaneck, NJ 7666. Call 201-837-1980.
Mar. 13 ENGLEWOOD
Celtic Nights: The Emigrants Bridge at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 14 ENGLEWOOD
Cassandra Wilson and Harriet Tubman present Black Sun at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 14 NEWARK
Lou Gramm presented by NJPAC, 1 Center St. www.njpac.org.
Mar. 15 TEANECK
Wool and Grant: Folk Americana presented by The Puffin Cultural Forum, 20 Puffin Way at 8 p.m. $10/donation. Call 201-836-3499 or visit puffinculturalforum.org.
Mar. 16 ENGLEWOOD
School of Rock All Stars: 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Tribute at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 16 NYACK
The Purpose Project at the Elmwood Playhouse, 10 Park St. at 7 p.m. $30. Visit artsrock.org or call 855-278-7762.
Mar. 19 ENGLEWOOD
Huey Lewis and the News with special guest Bob Polding at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 19 ORADELL
Lend Me Your Ear Concert presented by the Bergen Catholic Men’s Orchestra and Chorus at 7:30 p.m. 1040 Oradell Ave. in the McKenna-Lawrence Chapel. Call 201-261-1844
Mar. 20 ENGLEWOOD
The Marshall Tucker Band with special guest Great Fraud at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 21 ENGLEWOOD
Suzanne Vega with special guest Ari Hest at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 21 HASBROUCK HEIGHTS
Comedy Night at Bananas featuring Tom Cotter presented by the Volunteer Center of Bergen County at Banana’s Comedy Club, Holiday Inn, 283 State Rt. 17 south at 7:30 p.m. $30/tickets, plus one drink or food purchase minimum. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. For reservations call 201-489-9454 by March 15 or visit bergenvolunteers.org.
Mar. 21 – Apr. 6 LEONIA
Two One Act Plays presented by the Player’s Guild of Leonia at 130 Grand Ave. Performances on March 21, 28, 29 and April 4, 5 at 8 p.m. and March 23, 30 and April 6 at 3 p.m. Plays will be Miss Witherspoon and The Actor’s Nightmare. Visit leoniaplayers.org or call 201-947-9606.
Mar. 22 PARAMUS
Laugh Out Loud Comedy Night presented by CBHCare at the Paramus Elks, 200 Route 17 North from 7 – 11 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Featuring Keith Anthony and Richie Byrne. $50/person includes Hot buffet and unlimited soda. Gift raffle, 50/50, cash bar. Register online at cvent.com/d/d4qqcq.
Mar. 22 – Apr. 12 ORADELL
To Kill a Mocking Bird presented by the Bergen County Players at the Little Red Firehouse Theatre, 298 Kinderkamack Rd. Call about single or season tickets at 201-262-0515 or visit bcplayers.org.
Mar 23 ORADELL
Mozartean Echoes An Orchestral Showcase at River Dell Regional High School at 4 p.m. presented by the Adelphia Chamber Orchestra. Call 201-477-0406 or visit aconj.org.
Mar. 25 TENAFLY
The American Jewish Story Through Cinema presented by the Kaplan JCC on the Palisades, 411 E. Clinton Ave. at 11 a.m. $8/$10. Call 201-408-1454 or visit jccotp.org.
Mar. 27 ENGLEWOOD
Crystal Bowersox with special guest Clara Lofaro at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 28 ENGLEWOOD
Buckcherry at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Mar. 28 – Apr. 5 RAMSEY
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat presented by Don Bosco Prep, 492 N. Franklin Turnpike on Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. $15, $10/seniors. Call 201-327-8003 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mar. 29 TEANECK
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra Concert held at Benjamin Franklin Middle School at 8:30 p.m. Featuring cellist Julian Langford. Adults $25, Seniors/$20, Students/$10. With pre-purchased concert ticket get 25 percent of a meal at Vitale’s Restaurant starting at 5 p.m. before the concert. Visit bergenphilharmonic.org or call 201-837-1980.
Mar. 29 TEANECK
Firey String Sistas! Women, Wine and Song presented by the Puffin Cultural Forum with sting instrumentalists at 8 p.m. $10 donation. Reservations recommended. Call 201-836-3499 or visit puffinculturalforum.org.
Apr. 2 ENGLEWOOD
Art Garfunkel at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 4 NEWARK
The Music of Led Zeppelin with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra at NJPAC, 1 Center St. www.njpac.org.
Apr. 5 ENGLEWOOD
Heart at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 6 ENGLEWOOD
Verismo Opera performing at BergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt St. at 3 p.m. Hackensack residents Ruth Kenote and Bonnie Morrow as well as Teaneck resident Beverly Withers will perform. Tickets available at 201-227-1030 or verismopera.org.
Apr. 9 ENGLEWOOD
JCC Thurnauer School of Music Gift of Music Gala Benefit Concert at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 9 – 26 HACKENSACK
Marsha Heller Exhibit of New Works presented by Riverside Gallery at The Shops at Riverside. Opening reception Apr. 12 from 3 – 6 p.m. Gallery hours Monday – Friday from 10 a.m. – 9:30 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. Call 201-400-8430.
Apr. 11 NYACK
Guitar Magic celebrates The Allman Brothers at Nyack Library, 59 S. Broadway at 8 p.m. $20/in advance, students/ $15. $25/at the door. Call 1-855-278-7762 or visit artsrock.org.
Apr. 11 ENGLEWOOD
Eaglemania: Tribute to the Eagles at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 12 ENGLEWOOD
Hip Hop Connection Kidz Cabaret Series at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 16 ENGLEWOOD
Paul Anka at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 17 ENGLEWOOD
Queensryche with special guest Gothic Knights at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 18 ENGLEWOOD
Kim Russo – The Happy Medium at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 19 ENGLEWOOD
Little River Band with special guest Larry Stevens at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 23 ENGLEWOOD
Filter with special guest Sponge at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 24 ENGLEWOOD
Jim Henson’s Sid the Science Kid at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 25 ENGLEWOOD
George Benson & Natalie Cole at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
NJ Ballet – Ballet on Broadway at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 27 ENGLEWOOD
NJ Ballet – Cinderella at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 27 NYACK NY
Michael McKean in conversation with Elliott Forrest at the Nyack Center, 58 Depew Ave. at 7:30 p.m. Advance tickets/$25, at the door/$30, students/$15. Visit artsrock.org or call 1-855-278-7762.
Apr. 29 ENGLEWOOD
Paul Rodgers at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
Apr. 30 ENGLEWOOD
Winery Dogs at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 1 ENGLEWOOD
NJSO’s Music of the Masters: Beethoven & Brahms at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 2 ENGLEWOOD
Joan Rivers at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 2 PARAMUS
Just a Jersey Guy, Brian Altano – The Raconteur of the Garden State presented by Bergen Community College in the Anna Ciccone Theatre at 7:30 p.m. General admission $35. Call 201-447-7428.
May 2 – 3 FAIR LAWN
The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged) presented by the Skyline Theatre Company at the George Frey Center in the Fair Lawn Community Center, 10-10 20th Street. $28/adults, $20/seniors, $18/students. Call 1-800-474-1299.
May 2 – 18 LEONIA
Swing presented by The Players Guild of Leonia, at the Civil War Drill Theater, 130 Grand Ave. at 7a p.m. Performances are May 2 – 18 on Friday, Saturday nights at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. Call 201-947-9606 or visit leoniaplayers.org.
May 3 – June 1 ORADELL
Ruthless! presented by the Bergen County Players at the Little Red Firehouse Theatre, 298 Kinderkamack Rd. Call about single or season tickets at 201-262-0515 or visit bcplayers.org.
May 4 ENGLEWOOD
The Duprees at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 6 ENGLEWOOD
James Blunt at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 7 ENGLEWOOD
The Wailers at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 9 ENGLEWOOD
Dickey Betts & Great Southern and The Outlaws at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.
May 16 – 18 FAIR LAWN
The Wizard of Oz presented by the Fair Lawn Recreation Department’s resident theatre company Old Library Theatre at 10-10 20th St. Reservations at 201-797-3553. Visit oldlibrarytheatre.net.
May 17 TEANECK
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra Concert held at Benjamin Franklin Middle School at 8:30 p.m. Featuring flutist Dr. Carol Shansky. Adults $25, Seniors/$20, Students/$10. Visit bergenphilharmonic.org or call 201-837-1980.
May 30 NYACK
Guitar Magic celebrates Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young at Nyack Library, 59 S. Broadway at 8 p.m. $20/in advance, students/ $15. $25/at the door. Call 1-855-278-7762 or visit artsrock.org.
June 7, 8 ORADELL
My Favorite Wife on the second stage, presented by the Bergen County Players at the Little Red Firehouse Theatre, 298 Kinderkamack Rd. Call about single or season tickets at 201-262-0515 or visit bcplayers.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 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 email@example.com.
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. March 14, Fish ’n Chips dinner and drawing for the “Luck of the Irish” raffle. March 28, Feed the Hungry at HHMC, 120 S. River St. Hot stew deliverers at 3 p.m. servers at 4 p.m. Apr. 5 – 12, District Conference Cruise on Royal Caribbean. Apr. 17, Presidents Ball at Season’s Restaurant in Washington Township. May 17, MRC’s Annual 5K Run/Walk at 9 a.m. at Memorial Park. Volunteers needed at 8:15 a.m. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Business Volunteer Council Events: For information on all events call 201-489-9454 or visit bergenvolunteers.org or nnjbvc.org.
Regional Chamber of Commerce March 26, Indoor Moonlight Picnic, Moose Lodge, 215 Charles St. from 6 – 9 p.m. $35. 201-489-3700 or visit hackensackchamber.org.
Meadowlands Regional Chamber Events Mar. 14 Small Business Council. Mar. 27, ELN Bowling for a Cause. Apr. 8, Fundraising 2.2. Apr. 24, Leadership Awards Luncheon. Apr. 30, BizFest. Booths start at $350. Held at the Meadowlands Expo Center. May 13, Eggs and Issues. May 30, Fifth Friday at Stony Hill Inn. June 16, Golf Classic. Third Thursdays, Monthly Membership Meetings. Visit meadowlands.org.
Mar. 27 HACKENSACK
6th Annual Liberty Celebration presented by the Foundation for Free Enterprise featuring Lawrence W. Reed at Stony Hill Inn, 231 Polifly Rd. from 12 – 2 p.m.$35. Corporate Sponsorships available. Call 201-657-3730 or visit fffe.org.
Mar. 20 HACKENSACK
Lunch and Learn for Volunteer Managers at the Volunteer Center, 64 Passaic St. from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Free to agency members, $10/non-members.
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 email@example.com.
Mar. 31 – Apr. 14 HACKENSACK
Training for Clown Volunteers presented by “Call Us Clowns” on Mondays for 8-weeks from 1 – 4 p.m. Call 201-805-2567 by Mar. 14 to register. $100.
Apr. 2 HACKENSACK
The Women’s Institute at Bergen Community College presents “Women and Retail.” Held at the Ciarco Learning Center on Main Street. To register call 201-301-9659 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Apr. 6, 7, 19 WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP
Learn to Swim at YJCC with pretests on Apr. 6 from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. and Apr. 7 from 3:45 – 4:30 p.m. Classes start on Apr. 19. Private and group classes available. Call 201-666-6610.
Apr. 6-26 HACKENSACK
Lifeguarding Course American Red Cross, offered by the YMCA of Greater Bergen County on Saturdays from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Must be 16 or older. $10/pretest $350/non-refundable course fee to be paid after passing the pretest. Register at the YMCA welcome center, 360 Main St. or call 201-487-6600 ext. 213. Visit ymcagbc.org.
Apr. 7 – May 19 HACKENSACK
American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Course offered by the YMCA of Greater Bergen County on Apr. 7, 28, May 5, 12, 19 from 7 – 10 p.m. TBA Sunday 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Must be 16 or older. $10/pretest $350/non-refundable course fee to be paid after passing the pretest. Register at the YMCA welcome center, 360 Main St. or call 201-487-6600 ext. 213. Visit ymcagbc.org.
Apr. 9 – June 11 WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP
Drawing and Painting with Colored Pencils for 16 – adult at YJCC, 605 Pascack Rd. on Wednesdays from 6:45 – 9:45 p.m. $200/members, $240/non-members. Call 201-666-6610 ext. 5812.
May 3-17 HACKENSACK
Lifeguarding Course American Red Cross, offered by the YMCA of Greater Bergen County on Saturdays from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Must be 16 or older. $10/pretest $350/non-refundable course fee to be paid after passing the pretest. Register at the YMCA welcome center, 360 Main St. or call 201-487-6600 ext. 213. Visit ymcagbc.org
May 4-18 HACKENSACK
Lifeguarding Course American Red Cross, offered by the YMCA of Greater Bergen County on Sundays from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Must be 16 or older. $10/pretest $350/non-refundable course fee to be paid after passing the pretest. Register at the YMCA welcome center, 360 Main St. or call 201-487-6600 ext. 213. Visit ymcagbc.org.
May 7 HACKENSACK
The Women’s Institute at Bergen Community College presents “Women and the Food Service Industry.” Held at the Ciarco Learning Center on Main Street. To register call 201-301-9659 or email email@example.com
LECTURES AND INFORMATION
Mar. 12 HACKENSACK
Weight Loss: The Why’s & Why Not’s presented by Bergen Family Chiropractic with Jane E. McNeil, Foundational Nutritionist, 547 Main St. at 6 p.m. Reservations recommended. Call 201-3473-8282.
Mar. 24 RIDGEWOOD
Update on Breast Cancer with Valley and Dr. Susan Love at the Ridgewood Public Library at 7 p.m. Call 1-800-VALLEY or visit valleyhealth.com/events.
Apr. 11 RIDGEWOOD
Warehousing Workers presented by the Unitarian Society of Ridgewood Supper Program, 113 Cottage Place at 6:30 p.m. Speaker: Craig Garcia of the New Labor Organization. Call 201-444-6225 or visit uuridgewood.org.
Apr. 10, 25 PARAMUS
Free Blood Pressure and Diabetes Screening presented by Paramus Board of Health for Paramus residents. Apr. 10 from 1-3 p.m. for blood pressure and Diabetes screenings. Apr. 25 from 9:30 – 11 a.m. for blood pressure only. Appointments are necessary for Apr. 10. Call 201-265-2100 ext. 615 or 618.
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 Sponsored by the American Legion Post 170 with the Lodi Post 136. Regular price $4/person. 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.
Mar. 15 CLIFTON
Market Fair presented by St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 380 Clifton Ave. Stop by and pick up items for outdoors, yard, household items, clothing and more. Vendors: $25/with table or $30/without table. Fair will also take place on the first and third Saturday in April. Visit saintpetersmarketfair.com or call 973-886-5105 to rent a space.
Mar. 14 CLOSTER
Annual Railroad Photo Contest and monthly meeting of the Bergen Rockland National Railway Historical Society Chapter. Select the winning photos submitted by members in 12 categories. Open to all. Meeting at the Closter Senior Center, 295 Closter Dock Rd. at 8 p.m. Call 201-768-7406.
Mar. 22 MAYWOOD
St. Patrick’s Day Party presented by the Maywood Sons of the American Legion, 135 East Passaic St. from 5 – 9 p.n. $290. Call 201-845-8226.
Mar. 22 – 23 ENGLEWOOD
Huge Book Sale presented by Friends of Englewood Library, 15 Engle St. from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Mar. 22, books are $.50 or less. Mar. 23, fill a grocery bag for $3. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mar. 23 TEANECK
Project S.A.R.A.H. Breakfast presented by the Congregation Rinat Yisrael, 389 West Englewood Ave. from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. Sponsorships available. Call 973-777-7638 or visit projectsarah.org.
Apr. 2 WOODLAND PARK
Seventh Annual Cooking for Kids presented by St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital at Westmount Country Club from 6 – 9 p.m. Chefs from all over the Metro area will provide samplings of their signature dishes. $195. $275/VIP. Call 973-754-4408.
Apr. 3 PARAMUS
Celebrate Volunteers presented by The Volunteer Center of Bergen County at Bergen Community College Moses Center at 6 p.m. Visit bergenvolunteers.org or call 201-489-9454 ext. 118. $10.
Apr. 6 TEANECK
Lighting the Way annual scholarship luncheon and fashion show presented by the Teaneck-Englewood & Vicinity Club of the National Association of Negro Business and Professionals Women’s clubs, Inc. at Glenpointe Marriot, 1000 frank W. Burr Boulevard from noon – 4 p.m. $70. Call 201-615-7369 or e-mail email@example.com.
Apr. 8 FAIR LAWN
Honoring Bergen Volunteers presented by Bergen Volunteer Medical Initiative held at TD Bank, 23-40 Maple Ave. at 6 p.m. Call 201-342-2478.
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.
Teen Leaders Club presented by the YMCA Greater Bergen County, 360 Main Street for teens grades 8 – 12. Includes hands-on leadership experience with volunteering, community events, special trips and local events and fun. Call 201-487-6600 ext. 205 or visit ymcagbc.org.
Mar. 24, 25 WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP
Tryouts for YJCC’s Bergen County Sharks swim team at YJCC, 605 Pascack Rd at 6 p.m. The program will meet Monday March 31 – Thursday June 12 for afternoon and evening times TPA. Competitive swimmers age 8-18 may tryout. For complete information call 201-666-6610.
Apr. – May MAYWOOD
Spring Golf and Tennis Enrichment for children/young adults presented by Maywood Recreation held at Memorial Park. In-person registration held March 22 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Memorial park. Golf will be held on Wednesdays Apr. 2, 9, 23, 30, May 7, 14/ for Grades K-3 from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. for grades 4 – 8 from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. Tennis will be held on Tuesdays Apr. 1, 58, 22, 29, May 5, 12 for grades K-3 from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. and grades 4 – 8 from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. $99/six week session. Call 201-230-9502 or visit playTGA.com.
Apr. 19 ROCHELLE PARK
Free Major League Pitch, Hit & Run Competition hosted by Bergen County American Legion at Matthews Field in Rochelle Park. Boys and girls are divided into age divisions: 7/8, 9/10, 11/12, 13/14. Participants must bring a copy of their birth certificate and have their parents or guardian fill out a registration/waiver form prior to the start of the competition. These forms must be submitted to Bob Salvini by March 31. Visit bcnjal.org/docs/MLBPitchHitandRun2014 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Summer 2014 NEW JERSEY
Camp Registration Open for Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey camps. Jockey Hollow in Mendham Township and Lake Rickabear in Kinnelon. Parents and guardians interested can sign up online at gsnnj.org or call 201-248-8200.
Now – May 15 MAYWOOD
American Legion Post No. 142 Scholarship $1500 for high school senior who graduates and has been accepted at an approved college. Applicants must reside in Maywood or be a son, grandson, daughter or granddaughter of a member of American Legion Post 142. Applications available from Post 142, 201-845-8226 or from Bob McDonald, 201-845-6945.
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.
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. Call 201-845-9215.
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 membership information, call 201-843-1061. 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 PARAMUS
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 email@example.com.
Senior Source held at The Shops at Riverside. Mar. 11, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. Financial Fitness for retirees at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 12, Bingo with Prizes at 1:30 p.m. Mar 13, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. Film Festival, “Sunrise” at 1 p.m. Mar. 14, Medicare Advantage at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 17, Medication Trivia at 1:30 p.m. with snacks. Mar. 18, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. Using Reverse Mortgage to Postpone SS Benefits at 1:30 p.m. with Pizza. Mar. 19, Chair Aerobics, wear light clothes at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 20, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. Knitting at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 21, Look Like a Fashionista on a Recessionista Budget at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 24, Let Your Yoga Dance at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 25, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. Body, Mind, Spirit/Movement at 1:30 p.m. with snacks. Mar. 26, Spring Fling at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 27, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. Film Festival, “Fargo” at 1 p.m. Mar. 28, Protect Your Inheritance at 1:30 p.m. Mar. 31 Awareness Meditation at 1:30 p.m. Ambit Energy, Thursdays at 7 p.m. Call for complete information. Call 201-342-0962 or visit seniorsourcellc.com.
Maywood Station Visit maywoodstation.com. 201-487-6600 ext. 220 or visit ymcagbc.org.
Fourth of July Committee Meetings Mar. 19, Apr. 8, May 13, June10 held at the Maywood American Legion, 135 E. Passaic St. at 7:30 p.m. Members of the public are invited to attend. Any organization interested in the 2014 Parade is added to contact Carole Feeney at 201-805-9137 before May 1.
Mar. 23 RUTHERFORD
Postcard and Vintage Paper Ephemera Show held at 55 Kipp Ave from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. $2. Call 201-939-8782.
Mar. 29 HACKENSACK
Welcome Spring Pancake Breakfast presented by the Hackensack High School Band Parent Organization at Hackensack Middle School in the Cafeteria from 8 a.m. – noon. $7/adults. $5/children. 2 and under/free. Contests, raffles, pictures with the Bunny and crafts. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org. All proceeds will go to the HHS Marching Band Washington Trip. Event supporters: Chit Chat Diner, Chart Well and Excelsior PhotoBooth.
May 3 FRANKLIN LAKES
22nd Annual Derby Day presented by the Volunteer Center of Bergen County at Indian Trail Club form 3:30 – 7:30 p.m. Celebrate the Kentucky Derby benefit at $100/person. Call 201-489-9454 ext. 125 or e-mail email@example.com.
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 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.
Annual Schedule of Meetings Work Sessions on 2nd Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. Mar. 11, Apr. 8, May 13, June 10, July 8, Aug. 12, Sept. 9, Oct. 14, Nov. 10, Dec. 9. Council meetings on 4th Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. Mar. 25, Apr. 22, May 27, June 24, July 22, Aug. 26. Sept. 23, Oct. 28, Nov. 25, Dec. 23. Meetings are held at 15 Park Avenue on the 2nd. Floor.
Mar. 19 HAMPTON
Busybody presented by the Rochelle Park Senior Citizens at Hunterdon Hills Playhouse Theater with lunch included. Cost $75. Call 201-368-1153.
March 30 ATLANTIC CITY
Bus Trip to Showboat presented by Maywood Woman’s Club leaving Myron, 2505 Maywood Ave. at 9 a.m. with Continental Breakfast at Peerless Fire House at 8:30 p.m. Return trip with beverages, sandwiches and dessert. $38/ $25/return. First come- first paid. Call 201-843-6025 or 201-843-6464 ext. 3310. Make checks payable to Maywood Woman’s Club C/O Martha De Young, 8 Orchard Place, Maywood, NJ 07607.
May 26 – June 7 TEXAS
Trip to Texas presented by the Senior Citizens Club of Maywood visiting Dallas, Fort Worth, San Antonio and Houston. $1625/pp double occupancy. $2160/pp single occupancy. Final payment by April 2. Call Ernie Oest at 201-843-1061.
June 28 – July 6 CUBA
Cuba Trip presented by the Meadowlands Regional Chamber of Commerce with Central Holidays in a cultural exchange adventure. Information session Mar. 10. Call 201-939-0707 or visit meadowlands.org.
July 25 – 29 NORTH CAROLINA
Historic Charleston The Annual African American Heritage Tour presented by Galilee United Methodist Church. Call 201-567-0009.
Feb. 17-22 2015 HAWAII
San Francisco and the Hawaiian Islands presented by friends of Galilee United Methodist Church. For information call 201-387-1522.
Temple Emeth at 1666 Windsor Rd. Mar. 2, B’yached Breakfast at 10:30 with a presentation and discussion on the issues of borders. Video. $6. Shabbat Music Service on Mar. 21, Apr. 18 at 8 p.m. Tot Shabbat Apr. 12 at 9:30 a.m. Family Worship Apr. 4 at 7:30 p.m. Purim Megillah reading, Mar. 15 at 7:30 p.m. Purim Carnival Mar. 16 from 10 a.m. – noon. 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. Speak, Laugh and Enjoy Yiddish on Mondays at 10:45 a.m. Call 201-833-1322 or visit emeth.org.
Now – Apr. 9 HACKENSACK
Lenten Emphasis Lunch Hours presented by The Second Reformed Church, 436 Union Street Corner of Anderson and Union from 12:15-12:45 p.m. March 5, Ash Wednesday with Rev. Dale Buettner. Mar. 12, Rev. Kathy Jo Blaske. Mar. 19, Rev. Rodney Haveman. Mar. 26, Rev. Mark Ennis. Apr. 2, Rev. Jedidiah Slaboda. Apr. 9, Rev. Pamela Pater-Ennis. All are welcome. Call 201-343-7550 or visit secondreformedchurch.org.
Mar. 14, 30, Apr. 6 DUMONT
Upcoming events with The Columbiettes of St. John’s Council March 17, Fish Fry reservations recommended. March 30, Bus trip to Atlantic City. April 6, Annual Garden Tea Party and Tricky Tray. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mar. 15 MAYWOOD
Purim Poetry Slam presented by Reconstructionist Temple Beth Israel, 34 W. Magnolia at 7:30 p.m. for a brief service followed by children reciting their favorite poem or one they have written. Adult poetry slam at 9 p.m., followed by traditional Purim songs and Hamantaschen pastries. The community is invited and come dressed as a “hipster.” Call 201-845-7550 ext. 1.
May 3 TEANECK
Dinner Dance presented by Temple Emeth honoring five leaders from throughout Bergen County. The temple is located at 1666 Windsor Rd. Honorees include Wendy Wineburgh Dessanti, Richard Buchbinder, Mimi Sigel, Rhoda Herman and Eva Sandrof. Journal adds available. Call 201-833-1322.