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AT THE LIBRARIES

JOHNSON LIBRARY

LIBRARY CLOSED Apr. 18.

GALLERY AND DISPLAY CASES Art Junction grades 8-12 students from Arts and Science Bergen Charter High School.

SPRING BOOK SALE June 14.

A TOUCH OF SINATRA – A MUSICAL SHOW Apr. 16 at 7 p.m. with Donnie Fararro. And narrated by Joe Gilligan. Please Pre-register.

THURSDAY MOVIE NIGHT Apr. 17 at 6:30 p.m. Call for details at 201-343-4169.

SELF-PUBLISHING 101 Apr. 23 at 7 p.m. Please Pre-register.

SHIRLEY TEMPLE: A TRIBUTE Apr. 24 at 2 p.m. Two films with Gary Cooper and Carole Lombard. Please Pre-register.

UNLOCK YOUR BRAINPOWER WITH MINDMAPS Apr. 24 at 7 p.m. with Anne Sedler, productivity coach and co-author of Focus Organization Productivity: Ideas for improving Success in the Workplace. Please Pre-register.

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.

NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK APR. 14-19 Tote bags $2. Fine Forgiveness for any overdue JPL items that have fines during this week only.

VIDEO GAMES Wednesdays at 3:30 p.m. for grades 4 – 6 only.

CHESS CLUB Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m. for Beginners and Intermediate players. Apr. 22.

INSPECT YOUR GADGET 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.

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. Apr. 23, Apr. 29 is Movie day. Apr. 15, No Teen Tuesday because of Spring Break. 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.

HOMEWORK CLUB FOR TEENS from 3:15 – 4:30 p.m. Apr. 30. Apr. 16, No Homework Club. Apr. 23 1:15 – 3 p.m. Half day. You must have homework in front of you or grab a book to read. Stay 30 minutes, minimum, in order to have a small snack. Talking is fine, screaming is not!.

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 Apr. 24 at 3:30 p.m. Fabulous Foam Coins for grades 2 and up. Registration is required.

MEET THE ORCHESTRA Thursdays at 2 p.m. for children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.

GONE FISHING Apr. 15 at 2:30 p.m. for grades 2-6.

SPRING EGG HUNT Apr. 17 at 3:30 p.m.

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. 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.

 

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.

NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK CELEBRATIONS:

SELF-PUBLISHING WORKSHOP Apr. 14 from 7 – 8:30 p.m. with Sci-Fi Author and Self-publishing guru Hank Quense. He will explain marketing plans, project management, budgeting, and more.

FAMILY MUSIC WITH EVAN GOTTFRIED children’s musician and guitarist at a Special Circle Time on Apr. 17 at 11 a.m.

RICH PAINO PRESENTS “THRIVING DURING CHANGE Apr. 19 at 2:30 p.m. He will explain how to confidently move from being overwhelmed by major change events to building more positive situational conditions and finding opportunities for growth and success.

FOOD FOR FINES during the month of April a community “Food for Fines” program in partnership with the Maywood Rotary Club. If you have overdue books, bring them back to the library during April along with a donation of unexpired food items and we will cancel up to a maximum of $10 of your current overdue book fines.

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, May 5 from 6 – 8 p.m. with Stephanie Rogers, to create our own scrapbook. Also Thursdays, Apr. 24, May 1, May 15 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. 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.

LIBRARY COMPUTER TRAINING Meets the second Tuesday of the month. 90 minute training session from 6:30 – 8 p.m. Learn about BCCLS library computer systems, 3M Cloud and Overdrive. 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. Thursdays Saturdays from 11 – 11:45 a.m.

STUFFED ANIMAL SLEEPOVER STORY TIME Drop off your favorite stuffed animal on Apr. 25 from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. for a sleepover. Then, pick him/her up the next day Apr. 26 for a special story time at 10:30 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. Apr. 15. 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.

HOW TO SET UP FOR GMAIL ACCOUNTS two separate stand-alone classes in how to sign up for a Gmail account Apr. 22 or May 20 at 9 a.m. Registration required.

FILM SCREENING Apr. 28 at 1 p.m. The film “Philomena” will be Free and open to the public with First come seating. Light refreshments

AFTERNOON BOOK CLUB Apr. 18 at 1 p.m. The book will be A Darker Domain by Val McDermid.

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 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.

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

NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK Apr. 14-19. Stop by and tell us why you love your library.

NEW TRAVEL SERIES Apr. 15 at 1 p.m. Screening of the 2011 file “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.” Apr. 17, come get a taste of India and talk to Rochelle Park resident Sheeba Somashekar about her life in India before coming to the United States.

ESL OPEN HOUSE Apr. 19 at noon. Classes will meet Thursdays at 6 p.m. and Saturdays at 12 p.m. Students interested in improving their English can register starting the beginning of April.

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

Rochelle Park Library is located at 151 West Passaic St. Call 201-587-7730.

AT THE RIVERKEEPER

EARTHFEST presented by the Hackensack Riverkeeper and Bergen County at Overpeck Park, 199 Challenger Rd. Ridgefield Park from Apr. 26 – 27,  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. Vendors and volunteers needed.

ECO-CRUISES May 3 – Oct. 12. $25/person, $10/children ages 4 – 12.

CHARTER ECO-CRUISES May 1 – Oct. 28. Up to 26 people for a donation of $300.

PADDLING CENTER AT LAUREL HILL PARK Apr. 27 – Oct. 26. $25 per paddler a 2-paddler minimum. Guided paddles with sixteen tours scheduled including five popular Full Moon paddles. Cost $30 per paddler, $15/per paddler for those with their own boats. Private group paddles available at reasonable rates.

OVERPECK PARK KAYAK AND CANOE CENTER beginning Apr. 26 – Oct. 26. Wednesday – Friday from noon-sunset and weekends from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. $15 per paddler with a 2- paddler minimum for up to 2-hours. $10 per paddler for each additional hour. Children riding as canoe passengers ride free. Group paddles can also be arranged.

6th ANNUAL RESERVOIR CHALLENGE June 7 at Oradell Reservoir.

4th ANNUAL LAKE TAPPAN PADDLE DAY July 26

RIVER CLEANUPS Apr. – November at eight locations.

BIRD-WALKS For groups interested in bird study. For up to 12 people. $150 – $200.

For information, call 201-968-0808/eco-cruises and 201-920-4746/Paddle Center or visit hackensackriverkeeper.org.

 

AT FLAT ROCK BROOK NATURE CENTER

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.

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-2: 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.

 

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.

Monthly TENAFLY

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 rlazarus@jcdotp.org. 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.

Through Apr. 30 TEANECK

Exhibit: Revisiting Renewal and the Holocaust at the Puffin Cultural Forum, 20 Puffin Way. Call for gallery hours. 201-836-3499

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.

Apr. 26 TEANECK

DanzaNova: World/Klezmer at the Puffin Cultural Forum, 20 Puffin Way at 4 p.m. $10 suggested donation. Visit tix@puffinfoundatin.org.

Apr. 26 ENGLEWOOD

NJ Ballet – Ballet on Broadway at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

Apr. 26 PARAMUS

Concert Aids Philippine Typhoon Victims at Bergen Community College, Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre at 7:30 p.m. featuring Filipino composer Cecile Azarcon. $30. 201-447-7428.

Apr. 27, May 17, 29 ENGLEWOOD

Auditions for Cats ages 13-25 held at 1 Depot Square on Apr. 27, from 4 – 8 p.m., May 17, noon – 7 p.m. and May 29, 5 – 9 p.m. Visit bergenPAC.org/education/auditions. Or call 201-482-8373.

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 1 – 27 TENAFLY

Through My Lens Photography Exhibit by Linda Weiss Baruch at the Waltuck Art Gallery, Kaplan JCC on the Palisades, 411 East Clinton Ave. with opening reception on May 6 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Gallery hours. Monday – Thursday – 9 a.m. – 10 p.m. Friday and Sunday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Closed Saturdays and Jewish Holidays. Admission free and open to the community. Call 201-408-1426 or visit jccotp.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 – 4 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 3 ENGLEWOOD

Climb a Window to the Sea God’s Palace at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.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 8 ENGLEWOOD

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

May 9 – 18 HACKENSACK

Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson presented by the Teaneck New Theatre Stages at Hackensack Cultural Arts Center, 39 Broadway on Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays at 3 p.m. $18. $15/students and seniors. $12 theatre parties of more than 10. Call 201-692-0200 or visit go-tnt.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 15 ENGLEWOOD

Ed Asner starring as FDR at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

May 16 ENGLEWOOD

Martin Short starring as FDR 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 ENGLEWOOD

Tommy James and the Shondells at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

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 17 ENGLEWOOD

Bergen Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert held at First Presbyterian Church of Englewood, 150 East Palisade Ave. at 7:30 p.m. $20, $15/students and seniors, children under 15 /free. Tickets can be purchased at Song Piano, 95 South Dean Street (201-569-7733) or at the Church.

May 18 NYACK

Kitka Women’s Vocal Ensemble at Temple Beth Torah, 330 N. Highland Ave. at 3 p.m. $24. Temple members/$18. Group sales of 10 or more/$15. Students/$10. Visit artsrock.org or call 855-278-7762.

May 19 ENGLEWOOD

Rusted Root and Donna The Buffalo at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

May 27 ENGLEWOOD

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

May 30 ENGLEWOOD

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

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.

May 31 ENGLEWOOD

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

June 4 ENGLEWOOD

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

June 5 ENGLEWOOD

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

June 9 ENGLEWOOD

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

June 9 ENGLEWOOD

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

June 12 ENGLEWOOD

1964 The Tribute 50th Anniversary of The Beatles coming to America tour at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

June 13 ENGLEWOOD

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

June 29 ENGLEWOOD

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

July 10 ENGLEWOOD

Dennis DeYoung: The Music of STYX at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

July 18 ENGLEWOOD

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

July 23 ENGLEWOOD

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

Aug. 7 ENGLEWOOD

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

Sept. 27 ENGLEWOOD

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

Oct. 31 ENGLEWOOD

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

Jan. 18 ENGLEWOOD

Til Death Do Us Part at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

Jan. 23 ENGLEWOOD

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

Jan. 30 ENGLEWOOD

Mummenschanz at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. 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.

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 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. Apr. 17, Presidents Ball at Season’s Restaurant in Washington Township. May 16, MRC 1st Pasta Dinner at the senior center, near the pool from 6 – 9 p.m. 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. Apr. 28, Taste of Teaneck Tricky Tray at the Teaneck Marriot at Glenpointe. Visit tasteofteaneck.com. See the website for guest speakers. 201-843-2169.

HACKENSACK

Business Volunteer Council Events: Apr. 23 from 6 – 8 p.m. Business Volunteer Connect after-hours Networking Event. For information on all events call 201-489-9454 or visit bergenvolunteers.org or nnjbvc.org.

HACKENSACK

Regional Chamber of Commerce Lunch and Learn, “Conversations About Dementia” on Apr. 16, 12-2 p.m.at CareOne at Wellington, 301 Union Street. $20/members, $30/non-members. Call 201-487-4900. Apr. 30, BizFest 2014 – Meadowlands Business Expo. Sept. 17, Hackensack and Paramus Chambers’ Golf and Miniature Golf Outing. 201-489-3700 or visit hackensackchamber.org.

MEADOWLANDS

Meadowlands Regional Chamber Events Apr. 24, Leadership Awards Luncheon. Apr. 30, BizFest. Booths start at $350. Held at the Meadowlands Expo Center. May 1, Young Professionals Multi-Group Mixer. May 13, Eggs and Issues. May 7, Mirror Your Message: Reflect Your True Self in Your Personal Brand and Style. May 9, Small Business Council Open Meeting. May 30, Fifth Friday at Stony Hill Inn. Cultural Breakfast Series held 8– 10 a.m. at Route 17 North, seminar room 301, Rutherford. May 6 – Taiwan, June 25 – West Africa, Sept. 16 – Panama. June 16, Golf Classic. Third Thursdays, Monthly Membership Meetings. Visit meadowlands.org.

PARAMUS

Paramus Regional Chamber of Commerce Apr. 29, Taste of Paramus held at Assyrian Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary, 644 Paramus Rd. from 6 – 8 p.m. proceeds awarded to Paramus Student Projects. $30. 201-261-3344.

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.

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.

Apr. 15 – 19 and 20 – 26 HACKENSACK

YMCA Registration for Spring Programs and Swim Programs. Apr. 11 – 19 for swim registration current participants closes at 1 p.m. on Apr. 19. Apr. 20 – 26 New Participants. Membership required for all programs. Youth: Basketball, Martial Arts, Indoor Soccer, Indoor T-ball, Tennis and Volleyball, music and piano lessons. Healthy Living: Kickboxing, Zumba, SMILE-seniors, Self Defense, Yoga and Aquacise. Call 201-487-6600 ext. 226 or visit ymcagbc.org.

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 skendrick@bergen.edu

LECTURES AND INFORMATION

Apr. 25 PARAMUS

Free Blood Pressure and Diabetes Screening presented by Paramus Board of Health for Paramus residents. Apr. 25 from 9:30 – 11 a.m. for blood pressure only. Call 201-265-2100 ext. 615 or 618.

Apr. 17 – 18 PARAMUS

Blood Donations presented by Community Blood Services, Bergen Medical Center, One West Ridgewood Ave. Suite 208 Thursday Apr. 17 from 11:30 a.m. – 8 p.m. Friday, Apr. 18 from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Donors will receive a Shop & Stop gift certificate. Call 201-251-3703 or visit communitybloodservices.com.

Apr. 19 MAYWOOD

Women Encouraging and Helping Women and open forum presented by Tabernacle of Life Ministries at 1 Thoma Ave. every 3rd Saturday at noon. Call 201-523-2260.

Apr. 26 TEANECK

Reducing Obesity and “Going Green” presented by Bergen County Chapter of the Links, Inc. at 12 p.m. at the Richard Rodda Center, 250 Colonial Court for students from Teaneck, Englewood and Hackensack. Joyceeasley3@gmail.com.

Apr. 26, May 3 UPPER SADDLE RIVER

Raising Children Who Want to Thrive presented by YWCA Bergen County at YMCA Early Learning Center, 98 Pleasant Ave. from 10 a.m. – noon. $35/adult. Call 201-444-5600 ext. 400.

May 1 PARAMUS

Hypertension and Stroke screening for Paramus residents on May 1 and 30 from 9:30 – 11 a.m. Call 201-265-2100 ext. 755.

June 16 MAYWOOD

Stroke of Hope EXPO and Open House at Alder Aphasia Center from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. Author Sara Palmer Ph. D. will be discussing and signing her book When Your Spouse has a Stoke at 7 p.m. Member run boutique will also be open during the open house. Visit alderaphasiacenter.org or call 201-368-8585.

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 Sponsored by the American Legion Post 170 with the Lodi Post 136 at 8 -11 a.m. Regular price $4/person. 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.

Apr. 18 LITTLE FERRY

Fish Fry presented by the American Legion Post 310, 100 Liberty St. at 5 p.m. $5. Call 201-641-9774.

Apr. 24 PARAMUS

Under the Sea benefit for the Children’s Aid and Family Services held at Biagio’s, 299 Paramus Rd. from 7:30 – 11:30 p.m. $150. Visit cafsnj.org.

Apr. 23 GARFIELD

Presidents Scholarship Gala, An Evening of Masquerade presented by Felician College at the Venitian, 546 River Rd. from 6:30 – 10:30 p.m. $250. Call 201-355-1423 or register at Felician.edu. Sponsorships available.

Apr. 30 ENGLEWOOD

Englewood Historical Society Awards Dinner held at the Englewood Field Club at 5 p.m. for cocktails and 7 p.m. for dinner. $75. Make check payable to EHS c/o Vreni Hartwig, 273 Audubon Rd. Englewood NJ 07631.

May 2 PARAMUS

Annual Fish & Chips Dinner sponsored by St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church.  The event will be hosted at the Paramus VFW Hall, 6 E. Winslow Pl. (off Farview Terr.), Paramus from  5:30 p.m  to 7:30 p.m.  Donation is $15 for adults, $8 for kids under 11. Tickets/reservations required–no walk-ins. For tickets/reservations and information call 201-262-5286 or e-mail: stmatthewsparamus@verizon.net

May 3 PARAMUS

Town-Wide Spring Garage Sale presented by St. Matthew’s 167 Spring Valley Road, Paramus, 3 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Rain or Shine. Shoppers, pick up free maps at the church on the day of the sale. $10 registration for each participating household. Ten spaces available on church premises, $20 registration, first come, first serve. For info call 201-262-5286 /e-mail stmatthewsparamus@verizon.net

May 4 RIDGEWOOD

Aids Walk presented by Buddies of NJ at one of five locations. Saddle River County Park, 1133 E. Ridgewood Ave. at 11 a.m. for registration and 1 p.m. for walk. Call 201-489-2900 or visit njbuddies.org.

May 17 HARRINGTON PARK

Habitat for Humanity 5K Race held at the United Water Reservoir. Race will start at 9 a.m. Advance registration fee/$20, $25/day of event. Register by May 1 to get a free t-shirt. Register at habitatbergen.org or call 201-457-1020.

May 18 LYNDHURST

The Big Swap Bonanza giant garage sale and tag sale event presented by the Lyndhurst High School Band at the Parking lot by Whiskey Café, 1050 Wall St. West. Selling spaces available for $35. Fall date Oct. 12. Call 201-998-1144.

May 19 GARFIELD

CBHCare Foundation’s 2014 Culinary Adventure hale at the Venetian. A special evening of delicious food and wine tastings. Call for time and cost 201-775-6349. Visit cbhcare.com.

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.

Tuesdays HACKENSACK

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.

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.

SCHOLARSHIPS

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.

SCHOOLS

HACKENSACK

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.

Apr. 17 PARAMUS

Spring Open House Bergen Community College from 5 – 7 p.m. at the Moses Family Center TEC 128. Call 201-447-7200.

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. Call 201-845-9215.

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. Apr. 16, Pot Luck Luncheon. Members will bring a dish of their choice. 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

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. Apr. 15, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. Prevent Skin Cancer at 1:30 p.m. Apr. 16, Chair Aerobics at 1:30 p.m. Apr. 17, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. Free Foot Screening 12 – 2 p.m. Knitting at 1:30 p.m. Apr. 18, Medicare Advantage at 1:30 p.m. Apr. 21, How to Avoid Depression as Spring Arrives at 1:30 p.m. Apr. 22, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. Postpone SS Benefits, Collect More Money at 1:30 p.m. Apr. 23, Get Fit, Exercise in 15 minutes at 1:30 p.m. Apr. 24, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. Film Festival, “A Night at the Opera” at 1 p.m. Apr. 25, Current Events at 1:30 p.m. Apr. 28, Awareness Meditation at 1:30 p.m. Apr. 29, Mah Jongg at 11 a.m. Let Yoga Dance at 1:30 p.m. Apr. 30, Pedestrian Traffic Safety for seniors at 1:30 p.m. Call for complete information. Call 201-342-0962 or visit seniorsourcellc.com.

SPECIAL EVENTS

MAYWOOD

Fourth of July Committee Meetings Apr. 16, May 21, June 11 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, including veterans, interested in the 2014 Parade is added to contact Carole Feeney at 201-805-9137 before May 14. The theme will be “120th Anniversary of Maywood, Our Home Town.” Nominations for Grand Marshall must be in to Martha DeYoung, 8 Orchard Place, Maywood, NJ 07607 by May 14. Grand Marshall must be a resident of Maywood and have volunteered in the borough in some capacity.

Apr. 26 HACKENSACK

Slam Dunk the Junk Day presented by the City of Hackensack meeting at Java’s Brewin from 9 – 10 a.m. for morning coffee and muffins. Groups will be dispersed from 10 a.m. – noon to locations. Supplied: Light breakfast, gloves, garbage bags and T-shirts. Lunch at the Hackensack Elks from noon – 1 p.m. Call Charlotte Panny at 201-646-3920 ext. 2013 or e-mail cpanny@hackensack.org.

Apr. 27 MAYWOOD

MHC Town Bus Tour presented by the Maywood Historical Committee. A one-hour tour narrated by Maywood Historian Betty Fetzer leaving from the Recreation Center on West Magnolia. Free tours are at 12:30 and 2:30 p.m. Historical memorabilia will be on display at the center open from noon – 4 p.m. and refreshments will be served. More details to follow. Visit maywoodhistory.com.

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 jhe@bergenvolunteers.org.

May 26 ROCHELLE PARK

Memorial Day Ceremony presented by Rochelle Park American Legion Post 170 at 9:30 a.m. at the Rochelle Park Monuments, Midland Ave School. Call 201-843-9683. Mass at 8 a.m. at Sacred heart Church, Rochelle Ave.

May 26 ROCHELLE PARK

Memorial Day Parade at 11:30 a.m. meeting at the Mack VII, 365 W. Passaic St. Call 201-843-9683.

June 20 – July 6 EAST RUTHERFORD

State Fair Meadowlands call for complete information and hours 973-450-1073 or visit njfair.com.

June 22 ROCHELLE PARK

Classic Car Show presented by the American Legion, 33 West Passaic St. from 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Exhibitors admission $20 for show cars. Lite breakfast included for exhibitors. Outdoor bar and pavilion. Free admission for spectators. Trophies awarded. Call 201-843-9683.

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

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.

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 s.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.

May 7 FAIR LAWN

Meet and Greet presented by Family Support Services of Bergen County to Celebrate Children’s Mental Health Week at 0-108 29th Street with Brunch from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Pizza and from 4 – 6 p.m. Support Group at 7 p.m. Come see our home and meet FSO staff and system partners. PRVP by May 2 to Danielle at 201-796-6209 ext 107. Or visit fsobergen.org.

May 18 TENAFLY

Transition the Turbulent Teens a seminar for parents grades 7 – 9 at Kaplan JCC, Taub Campus 411 East Clinton Ave from 10 a.m. – noon. Open to the community. Call 201-408-1469 or visit jccotp.org.

TOWN NEWS

MAYWOOD

Annual Schedule of Meetings Work Sessions on 2nd Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. 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. 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.

MAYWOOD

2014 Insurance Safety Committee Schedule of Meetings June 18, Sept. 17, Dec. 17. Meetings are held in the Municipal Complex, 15 Park Ave. 3rd floor at 9 a.m. Visit maywoodboro.org.

TRIPS

May 13 EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP

Renault Winery and Lunch presented by the Rochelle Park Senior Citizens. Call 201-843-0085 or 201-368-1153.

June 28 – July 6 CUBA

Cuba Trip presented by the Meadowlands Regional Chamber of Commerce with Central Holidays in a cultural exchange adventure. 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.

Sept. 13 – 19 MYRTLE BEACH

Myrtle Beach trip presented by the Rochelle Park Senior Citizens. $700/per person double occupancy. Call 201-368-1153.

Dec. 3 – 5 CAPE MAY

Christmas time in Cape May Gaslight & Gingerbread presented by the Rochelle Park Senior Citizens. $400/per person double occupancy. Call 201-368-1153.

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.

WORSHIP

Ongoing TEANECK

Temple Emeth at 1666 Windsor Rd. May 3, Dinner Dance honoring five members-residents. Visit Web site for complete information. Shabbat Music Service on Apr. 18 at 8 p.m. Tot Shabbat at 9:30 a.m. Family Worship 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 of Jewish Studies, The Book of Daniel on Tuesdays Apr. 29, May 6, 13, 20 from 8:40 – 9:40 p.m. Speak, Laugh and Enjoy Yiddish on Mondays at 10:45 a.m. Call 201-833-1322 or visit emeth.org.

Ongoing MAYWOOD

Reconstructionist Temple Beth Israel, 34 West Magnolia Ave. Call 201-845-7550 ext. Apr. 15, Annual Community Seder at 6 p.m. $45/adults, $15/children ages 5-12. Free for children under 5. The public is invited to join. Call 201-845-7550 ext.1 or visit rtbi-online.org.

Apr. Events ENGLEWOOD

First Presbyterian Church at 150 E. Palisade Ave. Apr. 18, Good Friday Service of Tenebrae at 8 p.m. Apr. 20, Two Easter services, Celebration of the Resurrection at 9 and 11 a.m. Every Sunday Bible Study at 10 a.m. and traditional worship at 11 a.m. followed by coffee and conversation. Complimentary worship service at 5:30 p.m. with band. Child Care available for both services. Church school for ages 3-4th grade and Scripture Study for youth from 5th – 12th grade is available during morning worship service. Call 201-568-7373 ext. 304. Visit englewoodpres.org.

Apr. Events HACKENSACK

New Hope Baptist Church events: Apr. 20 at 9:30 p.m. Fulfillment Hour presents the play Pressing My Way One More Day followed by Resurrection Sunday Celebration at 10:45 a.m. Sunday Worship Schedule: 9:30-10:30 Fulfillment hour. 10:45 a.m. Morning Worship. Guests are welcome. We are sign language and handicap accessible. Call 201-343-9449 or visit newhopebaptistchurch.org.

Apr. 27 TENAFLY

Yom Hashoah Commemoration presented by the Kaplan JCC on the Palisades at 7 p.m. This year’s speaker is Herbert Kolb. The commemoration concludes with a moving Canle Lighting Ceremony led by five Holocaust survivors and their families. Call 201-408-1426 or visit jccotp.org.

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.