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AT THE LIBRARIES

JOHNSON LIBRARY

GALLERY AND DISPLAY CASES In the glass cases and gallery Life Under the Sea features Poramit Thantapalit with artwork of recycled materials and cyanotype.

OPEN MIC NIGHT Last Thursday of the month. July 20 at 7 p.m. with headliner Micki Shilan ala Varicose Vixen. Adult content. Registration required.

GET YOU IMMIGRATION AND NATURALIZATION QUESTIONS ANSWERED July 6 at 5:30 p.m.

ESSENTIAL OILS SUMMER EDITION July 12 from 3 – 4:30 p.m.

WILD NEW JERSEY NATURE ADVENTURES IN THE GARDEN STATE July 13 at 2 p.m.

EXPUNGEMENT SEMINAR July 14 from 1 – 3 p.m.

COLORING CLUB FOR ADULTS, July 25 from 10 – 11 a.m.

PUB TRIVIA Not Your Kids Cartoons July 18 at Poitin Still at 7 p.m.

VETERANS BENEFITS July 28. Drop-in between 1 – 3 p.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.

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.

THURSDAY NIGHT MOVIE at 6:30 p.m.

FOOD FOR THOUGHT A COOK BOOK CLUB July 17. The book will be Lucky Peach: 101 Easy Asian Recipes by Peter Meehan. Copies of the book available at the Circulation Desk. You select the recipe of your choice and a sampling of the dishes will be available (No recipes with alcohol permitted.) Registration required.

JUST THE FACTS: A NON-FICTION-ONLY BOOK CLUB July 22 at 11 a.m. in the meeting room. The book will be Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow. To register, call Kate at 201-343-4169 ext. 36.

YOUNG ADULT BOOK CLUB FOR ADULT READERS July 1 at 12 p.m. in the meeting room. The book will be Burn Baby Burn by Meg Medina. To register, call 201-343-4169.

THE GREATS BOOK CLUB at July 12, 6:30 p.m. with the book The Sense of Ending by Julian Barnes. JPLfictionbookclub.wordpress.com.

BILINGUAL STORY TIME Thursdays at 11:15 a.m. for ages 3-5. No registration required.

TINY TOTS STORY TIME Wednesday at 10 a.m. for ages 3 – 5.

RHYTHM AND RHYME on Wednesdays at 11:15 a.m. for ages 0 – 2.

PINT SIZED CRAFTS Tuesdays at 2 p.m. for K-2.

MAKERS LAB MONDAYS at 2 p.m. for grades 2 – 6.

CRAFTNOON Tuesdays at 11 a.m. for grades 3 – 6.

LEGO LEAGUE Thursdays at 2 p.m. for grades 2 – 6. No registration is required.

THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS FOR PRESCHOOLERS Thursdays at 10 a.m. for ages 3 – 5. No registration required.

VIDEO GAME CLUB Wednesdays at 2 p.m. for grades 3-6. No registration required

BARKS AND BOKS: READING WITH RODNEY AND BABY RUTH July 14 at 2 p.m. for K-6.

MINI GOLF July 6 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. for grades K-6.

JPL AFTER DARK July 28 from 6 – 8:30 p.m. for grades 3 – 6.

YOGA FOR KIDS July 14 at 10 a.m. for ages 5 – 7.

EVENTS FOR TEENS grades 7 – 12 on Summer events: July 6, Mini Golf from 2 – 5 p.m. July 7, Free for All Fridays from 2 – 4 p.m. July 11, Escape Room Challenge, various times. July 11 7th, 8th grade Book Club from 4 – 5 p.m. Discussing The Future of Us by Jay Asher and Carolyn Mackler. July 13, Minute to Win it from 2 – 4 p.m. July 13, High School Book Club from 4 – 5 p.m. discussing The Infinite In-Between by Carolyn Mackler. July 14, Free for All Fridays from 2 – 4 p.m. July 18, Zumba from 2 – 3 p.m. July 18, Skype Visit with Carolyn Mackler from 3 – 4 p.m. July 20, STEM Team Building Challenge from 2 – 4 p.m. July 20, Adulting Workshop from 4 – 5 p.m. July 21, Free for All Fridays from 2 – 4 p.m. July 25, Trip to Bowler City from 1:30 – 4 p.m. July 25, 7th, 8th grade Book Club from 4 – 5 p.m. Discussing Heartless by Marissa Meyer. July 27, Paint Party from 2 – 4 p.m. July 27, High School Book Club from 4 – 5 p.m. discussing Dorothy Must Die by Danielle Paige. July 28, Free for All Fridays from 2 – 4 p.m.

SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT THE MOVIES at 2 p.m. for all ages. No registration required.

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 5:30 – 6:30 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.

 

MAYWOOD LIBRARY

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.

 

PARAMUS LIBRARY

ACTIVITIES open to Paramus residents only. Registration required unless otherwise noted.

IN THE SPOTLIGHT film series featuring at 1 p.m. Open to the public with first come seating and light refreshments.

FILM SCREENING Open to the public with first come seating and light refreshments.

BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP NOVELS AT NIGHT BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP at 7:30 p.m. at the Nine Iron Grill. The book will be Register at 201-599-1305.

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. Pajama Storytime for all ages at 7 p.m. 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 Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:30 a.m. Registration required on all storytimes.

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 meets the first Monday of the month at 7 p.m.

MINECRAFT! For grades 3 and up Fridays at 5 p.m.

PINTEREST-ING TEENS Monthly after school crafts and cooking program for grades 5 – 8 on Wednesdays

GAMER’S PARADISE for grades 9 and up at 5:30 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.

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 info@rplibrary.org.

 

AT FLAT ROCK BROOK

Flat Rock Brook Nature Center is located at 443 Nostrand Ave. in Englewood. Registration required on most programs. Visit flatrockbrook.org.

 

AT THE MEADOWLAND

Programs for children

What’s in the Water July 10 and 24 from 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. for children ages 7 – 12. $15.

Incredible Insects July 11 and 25 for 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. for ages 7 – 12. $15.

Astounding Adaptation July 26 at 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. for ages 7 – 12. $15.

The NJ Meadowlands are for the Birds July 13 and 27 at 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. for ages 9 – 12. $15.

Watercolor Pencils for Kids: No Mess Painting July 21 from 10 – 12 a.m. and 2 – 4 p.m. for ages 6 – 12. $20.

Watercolor Pencils Adults July 28 from 10 – 12 a.m. and 2 – 4 p.m. for adults only. $20.

For information visit njmeadowlands.gov.

 

AT THE RIVERKEEPER

Open Eco-Cruises, River Cleanups, Full Moon Paddles and more! Visit website for information.

The Riverkeeper also offers kayak and canoe rentals, bird-walks and indoor presentation.  Visit hackensackriverkeeper.org or call 201-968-0808.

 

AT THE NEW JERSEY BOTANICAL GARDENS

THE WILLY DALTON GANG July 7 at 6:30 p.m.

THE CHRISTINE SPERO GROUP July 21 at 6:30 p.m.

RAVE ON! Aug. 4 at 6:30 p.m.

NO FUSS AND FEATHERS ROADSHOW Aug. 18 at 6:30 p.m.

BERGEN COUNTY AUDUBON BUTTERFLY WALK July 9 at 1 p.m.

The New Jersey State Botanical gardens and Skylands Association are located on Morris Rd. in Ringwood. Parking charges on Saturdays and Sundays apply. 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.

CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PROGRAM. Call for information.

ART CLASSES Collage Art, the Joy of Watercolor, Finding and Expressing your Visual Voice, Painting.

SWIM LESSONS for all ages and ability levels.

2016 REGISTRATION FOR NURSERY SCHOOL now open.

YJCC, 605 Pascack Road, Township of Washington. Call 201-666-6610 or visit yjcc.org

 

AT KAPLAN JCC

EXHIBIT

WALTUCH ART GALLERY exhibitors wanted. Call 201-408-1408.

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.

AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD TRAINING for ages 15 and over.

EXERCISE FOR SENIORS Sit be Fit, Chair Yoga, Qi Gong, Tai Chi and Easy Exercise.

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+.

TOP FILMS OF THE DECADE FILM SERIES. Check website for films.

Kaplan JCC on the Palisades, 411 East Clinton Ave, Tenafly. 201-408-1409. 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.

July 7 ENGLEWOOD

Back to the Eighties Show with Jersey Girl at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

July 7 HACKENSACK

Exodus Supreme as part of the Friday Night Concert Series at 7 p.m. at Atlantic Street Park. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

July 8 HACKENSACK

Artists at Work Watch artist courtesy of the Hackensack Creative Art’s Team’s “Utility ARTBox project” on Main Street.

July 11 HACKENSACK

Beginnings, Chicago Tribute Band as part of the Hackensack Summer Concert Series at 7:30 on the Green. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

July 12 WEEHAWKEN

Cumbia River Band as part of the Summer Concerts on the Hudson at Lincoln Harbor Park at 7 p.m. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Visit HRPAC.org.

July 12 ENGLEWOOD

The Artimus Pyle Band at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

July 13 ENGLEWOOD

Dave Mason at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

July 14 HACKENSACK

The Total Eclipse Band as part of the Friday Night Concert Series at 7 p.m. at Atlantic Street Park. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

July 14 ENGLEWOOD

The Zombies at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

July 16 ENGLEWOOD

Mom’s Night Out Summer Break Tour at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

July 18 HACKENSACK

The Cast of Beatlemania as part of the Hackensack Summer Concert Series at 7:30 on the Green. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

July 21 HACKENSACK

Matthew Whitaker as part of the Friday Night Concert Series at 7 p.m. at Atlantic Street Park. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

July 22 ENGLEWOOD

Silvestre Dangond at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

July 23 ENGLEWOOD

Soul Asylum & Cracker at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

July 25 HACKENSACK

Eaglemania as part of the Hackensack Summer Concert Series at 7:30 on the Green. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

July 26 WEEHAWKEN

Alicia Olatuja as part of the Summer Concerts on the Hudson at Lincoln Harbor Park at 7 p.m. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Visit HRPAC.org.

July 26 HACKENSACK

Romeo and Juliet as part of the Shakespeare in the Park Series at 7:30 at Atlantic Street Park. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

July 27 HACKENSACK

Cars as part of the Movies Under the Stars Series at 7:30 at Atlantic Street Park. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

July 28 HACKENSACK

The Mighty Roots Ascension, Caribbean Nights as part of the Friday Night Concert Series at 7 p.m. at Atlantic Street Park. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

Aug 1 HACKENSACK

National night Out with Soul Party as part of the Hackensack Summer Concert Series at 7:30 on the Green. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

Aug. 2 HACKENSACK

Romeo and Juliet as part of the Shakespeare in the Park Series at 7:30 at Atlantic Street Park. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

Aug. 4 HACKENSACK

Latin Night with Armando Son Jimenez and Band as part of the Friday Night Concert Series at 7 p.m. at Atlantic Street Park. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

Aug. 4, 5, 6 ENGLEWOOD

West Side Story at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Aug. 8 ENGLEWOOD

Gordon Lightfoot at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Aug. 9 WEEHAWKEN

The Hillbenders as part of the Summer Concerts on the Hudson at Lincoln Harbor Park at 7 p.m. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Visit HRPAC.org.

Aug. 10 ENGLEWOOD

New York Bee Gees at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Aug. 11 HACKENSACK

LGBTQ Pride Concert as part of the Friday Night Concert Series at 7 p.m. at Atlantic Street Park. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

Aug. 16 ENGLEWOOD

Donny and Marie at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Aug. 17 ENGLEWOOD

Queensryche at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Aug. 19 ENGLEWOOD

Charlie Zaa at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Aug. 23 WEEHAWKEN

Pedro Cortes Flamenco Soul as part of the Summer Concerts on the Hudson at Lincoln Harbor Park at 7 p.m. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Visit HRPAC.org.

Aug. 24 ENGLEWOOD

Creedence Clearwater Revival by Classic Albums Live Tour at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Aug. 31 HACKENSACK

The Incredibles as part of the Movies Under the Stars Series at 7:30 at Atlantic Street Park. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

Sept. 8 ENGLEWOOD

Tom Jones at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Sept. 16 ENGLEWOOD

An Evening of Jazz & Hip-Hop with Queen Latifah at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Sept. 17 ENGLEWOOD

The Simon & Garfunkel Story A Tribute at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Sept. 23 ENGLEWOOD

Robby Krieger of the Doors at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Sept. 27 ENGLEWOOD

Paul Anka at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Sept. 30 ENGLEWOOD

Rush at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Oct. 1 ENGLEWOOD

James Van Praagh at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Oct. 5 ENGLEWOOD

Steven Wright A Comedy Original at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Oct. 6 ENGLEWOOD

The Midtown Men at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Oct. 13 ENGLEWOOD

Stephen Stills & Judy Collins at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Oct. 14 ENGLEWOOD

Blondie at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Oct. 18 ENGLEWOOD

Sergio Mendes at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Oct. 20 ENGLEWOOD

Brian Regan at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Oct. 21 ENGLEWOOD

Itzhak Perlman at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Oct. 27 ENGLEWOOD

Eddie Palmieri’s 80th Celebration at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Oct. 27 ENGLEWOOD

Tracy Morgan at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Nov. 11 ENGLEWOOD

Popovich Comedy Pet Theater at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Nov. 19 ENGLEWOOD

Love on the Floor Dance Show at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Nov. 26 ENGLEWOOD

Celtic Thunder Symphony Tour at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Dec. 16 ENGLEWOOD

The Wizards of Winter at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Jan.  6 ENGLEWOOD

The Capitol Steps, “Orange is the New Barack” at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Jan.  21 ENGLEWOOD

Rufus Wainwright at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Apr. 6 ENGLEWOOD

David Sedaris at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Apr. 7 ENGLEWOOD

One Night of Queen at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

Apr. 14 ENGLEWOOD

Patti Lupone at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org

May 18 ENGLEWOOD

Vic Dibitetto 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 amissey@bergenvolutneers.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. 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

Paramus Rotary Events: Call 201-498-0900 or email soshea@deutschatkins.com.

HACKENSACK

Regional Chamber of Commerce 10 at a Time on July 19. Golf Outing Sept. 18. Annual Gala Sept. 28. Oct. 4, 3-Minute Networking. Nov. 15, MegaNet. 201-489-3700 or visit hackensackchamber.org.

TEANECK.

Chamber of Commerce events: Call 201-837-8600. Call 201-801-0012 or visit teaneckchamber.org.

PARAMUS

Chamber of Commerce Events. Call 201-261-3344 or visit paramuschamber.com.

ROCHELLE PARK

Chamber of Commerce Events Call 201-808-6020 or visit RochelleParkChamber.org.

MAHWAH

Mahwah Regional Chamber 201-529-5566 or visit Mahwah.com.

MEADOWLANDS

Meadowlands Regional Chamber of Commerce Visit meadowlands.org.

CIANJ                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Commerce and Industry Association of NJ Call 201-368-2100.

NJAWBO

New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners Visit njawbo.org.

CLASSES FOR ADULTS AND CHILDREN

Mondays HACKENSACK

Citizenship Classes Mondays at the Johnson Library from 10 – 11 a.m. Other times available by appointment. Call 201-343-4169 ext. 21. Evening classes Mondays in July from 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.

HACKENSACK

Internet Classes offered by the Johnson Public Library. Hackensack residents only. Call for details. 201-343-4781.

Saturdays TEANECK

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 squaredance2@yahoo.com.

Now Registering HACKENSACK

Programs 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. Swim lessons. Call 201-487-6600 ext. 226 or visit ymcagbc.org.

July 10, 17, 24, 31 HACKENSACK

Sunset Yoga at 7:30 p.m. at Atlantic Street Park. Bring a Yoga Mat or towel.

Aug. 7, 14, 21, 28 HACKENSACK

Sunset Zumba at 7:30 p.m. at Atlantic Street Park. Bring a water bottle.

 

ORGANIZATIONS

Tuesdays MAYWOOD

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.

Mondays RUTHERFORD

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.

Wednesdays BERGENFIELD

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. from 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. with Post 136 of Lodi. Regular price $5/person. Under 6 free. Call 201-843-9683 or visit alpost170.us.

MAYWOOD                                                                                                                                 

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.

ROCHELLE PARK

American Legion Post 170 at 33 W. Passaic Street. Email Bobsalvini@att.net.

RECREATION AND CAMPS

Tuesdays MAYWOOD

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.

Summer Camp now registering for the YMCA of Greater Bergen County. Visit ymcagbc.org or call 201-487-6600.

SCHOOLS

HACKENSACK

YMCA After School for grades K- 6. Call 201-487-6600 ext. 211 or visit ymcabc.org.

HACKENSACK

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.

HACKENSACK

Teen Leaders for ages 12 – 18 on Tuesdays from 7 – 8 p.m.FM/$25, PP/$35. Call 201-487-6600 ext. 211 or visit ymcabc.org.

SENIORS

MAYWOOD

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.

MAYWOOD

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.

ROCHELLE PARK

Rochelle Park Senior Citizens meet the second and fourth Thursday at the Municipal Complex, 153 W. Passaic Street at 1 p.m. All residents of Rochelle Park 55 years and older are welcome to join. Dues are $20 a year. For information call Joan for trips at 201-368-1153 or Judy for membership at 201-845-8688.

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 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

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.

SOUTH HACKENSACK

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.

HACKENSACK

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.

Wednesdays MAYWOOD

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 maywoodrecreation@gmail.com.

Events HACKENSACK

Senior Source held at The Shops at Riverside. Every Monday, Silver Sneakers Exercise Class at 11:45 a.m. Call 201-342-0962 or visit seniorsourcellc.com.

SPECIAL EVENTS

MAYWOOD

Maywood Station Sunday Open Houses from noon to 3 p.m. Visit maywoodstation.com.

SUPPORT GROUPS

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.

HACKENSACK

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.

HACKENSACK

Cardiac Support Group Wednesdays at 1 p.m. at Prospect Heights Care Center Cardiac Unit, 336 Prospect Ave. Call 201-518-7753.

HACKENSACK

Diabetes Support Group Thursdays at 1 p.m. at Prospect Heights Care Center 3rd floor, 336 Prospect Ave. Call 201-518-7753.

Monthly MAYWOOD

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.

Monthly MAYWOOD

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.

WORSHIP

Ongoing TEANECK

Temple Emeth at 1666 Windsor Rd. Apr. 11, at 6 p.m. Annual Passover Seder. Adults $48. Children 5 – 12/ $24. Under 5 free. Shabbat Music Service on. the third Friday evening of the month, at 8 p.m. Family Worship Friday at 7:30 p.m. 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. Mini University returns 2017. Call for information. Call for details. Lunch and Learn on Wednesdays at noon. Torah Study on Saturdays at 9 a.m. Speak, Laugh and Enjoy Yiddish on Mondays at 10:30 a.m. Call 201-833-1322 or visit emeth.org.

Ongoing TEANECK

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, and 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.

Ongoing TENAFLY

Temple Sinai of Bergen County, 1 Engle St. Call 201-568-3035 or visit templesinaibc.org.

Ongoing TEANECK

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.

Ongoing HACKENSACK

Temple Beth El at 280 Summit Ave. is a Conservative Egalitarian congregation. For additional information visit www.templebethelhackensack.org or call 201-342-2045.

Ongoing MAYWOOD

Reconstructionist Temple Beth Israel, 34 West Magnolia Ave. Call 201-845-7550 ext. Call 201-845-7550 ext.1 or visit rtbi-online.org.

Weekly MAYWOOD

Zion Lutheran Church located at 120 E. Pleasant Ave. Sunday Worship at 9 a.m. Visit zionmaywood.org or call 201-843-5916.

Ongoing TEANECK

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.

Ongoing PARAMUS

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

Ongoing PARAMUS

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.

Ongoing MAYWOOD

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.

Weekly PARAMUS

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.

Weekly HACKENSACK

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.

Weekly HACKENSACK

Sunday Services held at RHEMA Worship Center, 156 Passaic St., at 10:30 a.m. Call 201-457-1390 or visit rhemawc.org

Weekly HACKENSACK

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.

Weekly MAYWOOD

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.

Weekly HACKENSACK

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.

Weekly HACKENSACK

Bible Study and Prayer with Elder Larry Ferguson at the YMCA, 360 Main Street on Thursdays at 7 p.m. Call 201-487-6600.

Weekly TEANECK

Christ Episcopal Church, 480 Warwick Ave.

Weekly TEANECK

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.

Weekly TEANECK

Trinity Evangelical Free Church, 390 Teaneck Rd. Call 201-836-3393.

Weekly HACKENSACK

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.

Weekly MAYWOOD

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.

Weekly MAYWOOD

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.