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AT THE LIBRARIES

JOHNSON LIBRARY

LIBRARY CLOSED August 30, September 1

GALLERY AND DISPLAY CASES Hand painted America and Art of Haiti, Colombia and Mexico.

TOOLS TO CREATE INFOGRAPHICS Aug. 2, 7 – 8:30 p.m. To pre-register use the new Event Calendar at Hackensack.bccls.org.

LEARN TO PLAY THE GUITAR 8-week “Introduction to Guitar” on Saturdays Oct. 4 – Dec. 6 (no class Nov. 8) 10 a.m. with concert on Dec. 6 at 3 p.m. For Hackensack children ages 8 – 18. Each person must commit to the 8-week program. Materials fee $50. For Hackensack residents only.

MEET WITH CONGRESSMAN GARRETT’S REPRESENTATIVE every third Thursday from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.

NEIGHBORS HELPING NEIGHBORS Fridays from 10:30 – noon for peer-led volunteer job search and networking. Membership is open to anyone in career transition, including unemployed and underemployed individuals and recent college graduates. Call 201-343-4169 ext. 22.

KNITTING CLUB Aug. 12, 26 Tuesdays from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. in the Auditorium. Must have basic knitting skills. Enjoy each other’s company, try new patterns and help each other try new things while enjoying an activity together. No pre-registration required. Free program but bring your own materials.

BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP Aug. 16 at 10 a.m. in the meeting room. Book Swap. New members welcome in September.

JUST THE FACTS: A NON-FICTION-ONLY BOOK CLUB Aug. 23 at 11 a.m. in the meeting room. The book will be Empty Mansions by Bill Dedman. To register, call Kate at 201-343-4169 ext. 36.

TEEN BOOK CLUB FOR ADULT READERS Aug. 2 at 2 p.m. in the library’s meeting room. The book will be Story of a Girl by Sara Zarr.

PRESCHOOL STORY HOUR Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10 a.m. Program of stories, videos and crafts for ages 3 – 5. Pre-registration required.

MOTHER GOOSE TIME Wednesdays and Thursdays 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 Tuesdays at 10 a.m. and Thursdays at 2 p.m. for grades 2 and up. Bookmarks, baskets and more! Registration is required.

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

CRAFTY GENIUSES Tuesdays at 1:15 p.m. An arts program for five and six year olds. Registration required.  

INSPECT YOUR GADGET Every Thursday morning from 11 – 12 p.m. for smart phones, tablets, nooks, kindle and more. Bring the device and the manual and they will help you use it more efficiently. Hackensack residents only.

THURSDAY NIGHT MOVIE Aug. 7 at 6:30 p.m. Call Library for title.

FIZZ! BOOM! READ! Children’s Summer Reading Program.

FIZZ! BOOM! CRAFTS! Wednesdays at 2 p.m. for grades 2 and up. Registration required.

“EN PLEIN AIR” Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. The French have a word for the joy of drawing outdoor. We welcome all serious students of art to join us at this weekly program. Grades 3 and up. Pre-registration required.

BEADY BUDDIES Fridays at 10 a.m. Pre-registration required.

BOOK BINGO Fridays at 2:30 p.m. Children must be able to read to participate.

TECH TIME Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m. for Microsoft Word, Powerprint and basic computer skills and more For grades 3 – 5. Pre-registration required.

SCIENCE CLUB Mondays at 2 p.m. Limited to kids entering 3 – 6 grade. Registration is required.

FRIDAY NIGHT FUN NIGHT Aug. 1 at 6 p.m. for Fizz, Boom, Read club. Games and a movie for children grades 2 and up. Registration and a parental permission slip are required.

SUMMER READING for grades 7 – 12. “Spark a Reaction” Read, attend, win! Weekly gift card giveaways. End of summer raffle of a Kindle Fire and a $50 gift card. For Hackensack residents only. Sign-up online or at the library.

AUGUST EVENTS: For Young Adults. 2:30 – 4 p.m. unless otherwise listed. Aug. 5, Button Artwork. Aug. 7, Mug Cakes. Aug. 12, Video Games. Aug. 14, Craft-stravaganza! Aug. 19, Summer reading party for those who participated in the program.

BOOK CLUB FOR 7TH/8TH GRADE Tuesdays from 4 – 5 p.m. Aug. 5, A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness. To join, bring your library card to check out a copy of the first book.

THE HIGH SCHOOL BOOK CLUB Thursdays from 4 – 5 p.m. July 31, Orleans by Sherri Smith.

MEET THE ORCHESTRA Thursdays at 2 p.m. for children and their caregivers. Pre-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 1:30- 2:30 p.m. (No class Aug. 4, 25. Wednesday 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. (no class Aug. 6) and Thursday 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. (no class Aug. 7)  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. 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.

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.

FILM SCREENING Aug. 11 of “Inside Llewyn Davis” at 1 p.m. Free and open to the public with first come seating. Light refreshments served.

FILM SCREENING Aug. 15 of “Snow Falling on Cedars” at 1 p.m. Free and open to the public with first come seating.

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. Kindergarten Here I Come for children entering kindergarten Tuesdays 3:30 p.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 at 1:30 p.m., and Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:30 a.m.. Call library for times. Registration required by phone or in person at main Library. Registration is not required at Reid library.

FIZZ, BOOM READ summer reading program from late June – August 8. Children who complete the program are invited to the end-of-Summer celebratory events. Ages K-2 on Aug. 13, from 3:30 – 7 p.m. “Piccirillo Science: Dragons and dreams Celebration.” Grades 3 and 4 “Disco Dance party on August 8 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. Dinner and a Movie for young adult reading club celebration on Aug. 14 from 6 – 8:30 p.m. Reid branch will also host a young adult party on Aug. 14 at 6:30 – 8 p.m.

SUMMER PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN 

FUN AND GAMES Wednesdays at 3:30 p.m. for grades 1 – 4.

FIZZ, BOOM, READ, EXPERIMENT Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. for K – 4.

YOUNG ADULT SUMMER  ACTIVITIES

REID BRANCH SUMMER PROGRAMS at 3 p.m. Game Days on Mondays. Disney Movie Special on Tuesdays. Art Fun on Wednesdays. Arts and Crafts on Thursdays and Picture Bingo on Fridays.

REID BRANCH TEEN WEDNESDAYS from 3:30 – 5 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Includes: July 30, Fun in the Sun Cooking. Aug. 7 , Movie Night, “Divergent” at 6:30 p.m.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

FIZZ, BOOM READ for participants ages 0-6, SPARK A REACTION for teens. Registration online or in person. Summer reading concludes August 14.

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.

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 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.

 

AT THE RIVERKEEPER

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

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

PADDLING CENTER AT LAUREL HILL PARK Now– 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 Now – 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.

RIVER CLEANUPS Now – 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

SUNSET HIKES every Tuesday in August from 7-8p.m. Adults and children ages 10 and older. No need to register $5/non-members, Members/free.

GARDENING IN THE MORNING Every Wednesday in August from 9 – 11 a.m. For adults of all skill levels. No need to register, Free for all.

TODDLER TIMES August 12. From 4 – 4:45 p.m. For children ages 2-5 with an adult. Register online. $5/members, $8/non-members.

FROG FACTS August 17 form 2 – 2:30 p.m. for all ages. No need to register. Free to all.

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-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-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-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-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 from7 – 10 p.m. $75/month.  Admission is by phone interview at 845-359-9466 or visit puffinculturalforum.org.

July 30 WEEHAWKEN

Django Festival of the Stars presented by the Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center on the riverfront at 7 p.m. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Visit HRPAC.org or call 201-716-4540.

July 30 PARAMUS

Evan Gottfried 2014 Wacky Wednesday Concert Series at the Paramus Bandshell behind the Library at 116 E. Century Rd. at 7 p.m. Best enjoyed by children up to age 10 and their families. The week prior to the concert call the Arts Line for inclement weather and other information: 201-599-ARTS (2787).

Aug 1 – 3 ENGLEWOOD

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

Aug. 2 – 31 ENGLEWOOD

Something From Nothing Art Show presented by Englewood Library. Englewood artists Kathy Rebek and Trudy Solin exhibit art from recycled material. Call 201-568-2215 or visit englewoodlibrary.org.

Aug. 5 HACKENSACK

National Night Out with Fillet of Soul to play in the Hackensack Summer Music Series on the Court House Green from 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. Demonstrations and information booths courtesy of the Hackensack Police Department and other invited organizations, along with food and fun. Visit Hackensack.org.

Aug. 5 PARAMUS

Mahoney Brothers and National Night Out 2014 Terrific Tuesdays Concert Series at the Paramus Bandshell behind the library at 116 E. Century Rd. at 5 p.m. The week prior to the concert call the Arts Line for inclement weather and other information: 201-599-ARTS (2787).

Aug. 7 ENGLEWOOD

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

Aug 8 ENGLEWOOD

Rock n Blues Fest 2014 at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

Aug. 8 RINGWOOD

Rave On! presented by the New Jersey Botanical Garden Summer Concert Series at 6:30 p.m. Held outdoors by the Carriage House Visitors Center. $5/donation. Visit www.njbg.org.

Aug. 10 PARAMUS

Summer Music Festival featuring R&B at Bergen Community College, Paramus campus from noon – 8 p.m. Free and open to the public. Music, gourmet food trucks and vendors. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. Visit Bergen.edu for a complete list of performers. Call 201-879-7732.

Aug. 11 ENGLEWOOD

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

Aug. 12 ENGLEWOOD

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

Aug. 13, 20 HACKENSACK

Pericles presented by the Hudson Shakespeare Company and the City of Hackensack at Staib Park, 174 Davis Ave. ( rain location at the Hackensack Cultural Arts Center, 39 Broadway) at 7:30  p.m. Call 973-449-7443.

Aug. 13 ENGLEWOOD

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

Aug. 13 WEEHAWKEN

West Point Jazz Knights presented by the Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center on the riverfront at 7 p.m. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Visit HRPAC.org or call 201-716-4540.

Aug. 14 ENGLEWOOD

Chris MacDonald’s Memories of Elvis at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

Aug. 20 ENGLEWOOD

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

Aug. 21 ENGLEWOOD

Classic Albums Live: Pink Floyd’s dark Side of the Moon at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

Aug. 22 RINGWOOD

No Fuss No Feathers presented by the New Jersey Botanical Garden Summer Concert Series at 6:30 p.m. Held outdoors by the Carriage House Visitors Center. $5/donation. Visit www.njbg.org.

Aug. 25 ENGLEWOOD

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

Aug. 27 WEEHAWKEN

Lisa Fischer and Grand Baton presented by the Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center on the riverfront at 7 p.m. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Visit HRPAC.org or call 201-716-4540.

Aug. 27 RINGWOOD

No Fuss and Feathers presented by the New Jersey Botanical Garden Summer Concert Series at 6:30 p.m. Held outdoors by the Carriage House Visitors Center. Visit www.njbg.org.

Sept. 2014 HACKENSACK

VI ICAL Fest 2014 Professional and empiricist artists to showcase their work at the Philip Ciarco Jr.  Learning Center, Bergen Community College in Hackensack during the month of September.  Deadline to submit work August 4. Email ical07601@gmail.com.

Sept. 3 ENGLEWOOD

Michael McDonald ad Toto at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

Sept. 6 – Oct. 11 ORADELL

The Drowsy Chaperone presented by Bergen County Players at The Little Firehouse Theatre at 298 Kinderkamack Rd. on Fridays Saturdays and Sundays. $24. Call 201-261-4200. Group and student rates available.

Sept. 12 ENGLEWOOD

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

Sept. 13 ENGLEWOOD

Tusk: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

Sept. 13 NEWTON

Rockin’ Fest at Sussex community College, 1 College Hill Rd. from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Parking $10/car. $5/motorcycle or car of SCCC Students. For info and vendor spot contact Sandy at 201—973-875-2068. Visit scccrockinfest.eventbrite.com or rockinfest.org.

Sept. 19 ENGLEWOOD

John K Band and Larry Campbell with Teresa Williams at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

Sept. 20 ENGLEWOOD

Black 47 at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

Sept. 26 ENGLEWOOD

The Dan Band 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.

Sept. 28 ENGLEWOOD

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

Oct. 5 ENGLEWOOD

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

Oct. 10 ENGLEWOOD

Pop, Rock & Doo Wopp at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

Oct. 18 ENGLEWOOD

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

Oct 18, 19, 24, 26, 31, Nov. 1, 2, 7, 9 LEONIA

Kiss Me Kate presented by the Players Guild of Leonia at the Civil War Drill Theatre, 130 Grand Ave. Visit Web site for times of show. Visit leoniaplayers.org.

Oct. 25 – Nov. 15 ORADELL

45 Seconds to Broadway presented by Bergen County Players at the Little Firehouse Theatre, 298 Kinderkamack Rd. Visit bcplayers.org

Oct. 27 ENGLEWOOD

Jane Monheit 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.

Nov. 1 ENGLEWOOD

Jay Black’s 76th Birthday Party at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

Nov. 13 ENGLEWOOD

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

Nov. 14 ENGLEWOOD

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

Nov. 16 ENGLEWOOD

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

Nov.28 ENGLEWOOD

Dave Davies of the Kinks at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

Nov. 29 – Dec. 21 ORADELL

Freckleface Strawberry presented by Bergen County Players at The Little Firehouse Theatre at 298 Kinderkamack Rd. $14. Call 201-261-4200. Group and student rates available.

Nov. 30 ENGLEWOOD

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

Dec. 3 ENGLEWOOD

Christmas Rocks with the Brian Setzer Orchestra at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

Dec. 6, 7 ENGLEWOOD

New Jersey Ballet The Nutcracker at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

Dec. 12 ENGLEWOOD

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

Dec. 13 ENGLEWOOD

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

Dec. 14 ENGLEWOOD

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

Dec. 19 ENGLEWOOD

A Little Christmas with Rich Little at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

Dec. 21 ENGLEWOOD

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

Jan. 9 ENGLEWOOD

Little Anthony and the Imperials at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

Jan. 10 ENGLEWOOD

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

Jan. 10 – 31 ORADELL

Clybourne Park presented by Bergen County Players at The Little Firehouse Theatre at 298 Kinderkamack Rd. on Fridays Saturdays and Sundays. $21, $17/on Sundays. Call 201-261-4200. Group and student rates available.

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.

Jan. 31 ENGLEWOOD

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

Feb. 14 – Mar. 7 ORADELL

Bell, Book and Candle presented by Bergen County Players at The Little Firehouse Theatre at 298 Kinderkamack Rd. on Fridays Saturdays and Sundays. $21/ $17/Sundays. Call 201-261-4200. Group and student rates available.

Feb. 28 – Mar. 1 ORADELL

Lets Murder Marsha presented by Bergen County Players at The Little Firehouse Theatre Second Stage at 298 Kinderkamack Rd. on Fridays Saturdays and Sundays. $11. Call 201-261-4200. Group and student rates available.

Mar. 6 ENGLEWOOD

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

Mar. 8 ENGLEWOOD

Fancy Nancy the Musical 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.

Mar. 20 ENGLEWOOD

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

Mar. 21 – Apr. 18 ORADELL

August: Osage County presented by Bergen County Players at The Little Firehouse Theatre at 298 Kinderkamack Rd. on Fridays Saturdays and Sundays. $21/ $17/Sundays. Call 201-261-4200. Group and student rates available.

Mar. 27 ENGLEWOOD

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

Mar. 28 ENGLEWOOD

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

Apr. 12 ENGLEWOOD

An Evening with John Waters at bergenPAC, 30 N. Van Brunt. Call 201-227-1030 or visit bergenpac.org.

May 2 -31 ORADELL

God of Carnage presented by Bergen County Players at The Little Firehouse Theatre at 298 Kinderkamack Rd. on Fridays Saturdays and Sundays. $24. Call 201-261-4200. Group and student rates available.

May 28 ENGLEWOOD

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

June 6 – 7 ORADELL

The Mouse That Roared presented by Bergen County Players at The Little Firehouse Theatre Second Stage at 298 Kinderkamack Rd. $11. Call 201-261-4200. Group and student rates available.

 

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

Business Volunteer Council Events: For information on all events call 201-489-9454 or visit bergenvolunteers.org or nnjbvc.org.

HACKENSACK

Regional Chamber of Commerce Sept. 17, Hackensack and Paramus Chambers’ Golf and Miniature Golf Outing. Sept. 28, Gala 2014. 201-489-3700 or visit hackensackchamber.org.

TEANECK

Chamber of Commerce Events: Aug. 5, National Night Out. October 30, Teaneck Chamber of Commerce’s 12th Annual Community Awards Dinner. Nov. 7 – 9, 9th Annual Teaneck International Film Festival. Call 201-837-8600. Call 201-801-0012 or visit teaneckchamber.org.

PARAMUS

Chamber of Commerce Events. Sept. 17, Hackensack and Paramus Chambers’ Golf and Miniature Golf Outing. 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 Sept. 22, Golf Outing at Ramsey Golf and Country Club. Sign-in/9 a.m., putting and chipping contests, hot breakfast, Shotgun start at 11 a.m. Lunch on course, Dinner and awards to follow at the Abbey from 5 – 8 p.m. with Humanitarian of the Year, Thomas Eastwick. (jackets required at dinner) 201-529-5566 or visit Mahwah.com.

MEADOWLANDS

Meadowlands Regional Chamber Events: July 29, Build Your Marketing Toolkit & Social Media 101 from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.at the Chamber office Route 17 North room 301. July 29, 30, Aug. 5 Constant Contact Small Business Think Tank offering two free marketing workshops held at 201 Route 17 North second floor. Registration required, max 10 people. Sept. 12, Transportation Summit. Sept. 30 M-Dest. Oct. 16, 41st Annual Awards Gala at Westmount Country Club from 6 – 11 p.m. Feb. 3-6 Trade Mission trip to Panama. Visit meadowlands.org.

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Commerce and Industry Association of NJ events:

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.

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.

August 2014 HACKENSACK

American Red Cross Lifeguarding Courses presented by the YMCA of Greater Bergen County, 360 Main Street on Aug. 11, 13, 14 from 4 – 9 p.m. Aug. 1 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Aug. 17 from 9 a.m. – noon. Pre-test required Aug. 4, 7 – 8 p.m. Aug. 6, 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. or Aug. 8, 6 – 7 p.m. Register now for pre-test and once you pass, you may register for the course. Must be 15 or older. $10/pre-test fee. $350/course fee/non-refundable. Call 201-487-6700 ext. 213 or visit jymcagbc.org.

Aug 4 – 8 HACKENSACK

Advance Comics at the YMCA of Greater Bergen County, 360 Main Street from 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. For ages 8 – 12. FM/$115, PM/$125, Non-member/$150. Call 201-487-6600 ext. 205 pr visit ymcagbc.org.

LECTURES AND INFORMATION

July 29 CLOSTER

The Unknown Palisades: A Slideshow through Time presented by the Sierra Club at the Closter Nature Center, 154 Ruckman Rd. at 7:30 p.m.

Aug. 6, 7 PARAMUS

Blood Donations needed at Community Blood Services, 1 West Ridgewood Ave. on Aug. 6, 7 from 11:30 a.m. – 8 p.m. Receive a gift card good at The Gap, Old Navy, Banana Republic or Athleta. Call 201-251-3703 or visit communitybloodservices.com.

Sept. 20 PARAMUS

Low Cost Blood Chemistry, PSA, Thyroid and Vitamin D and AIC Screening presented by the Paramus Health Department for Paramus residents. Deadline for registration is Sept. 15. Call for pricing at 201-265-2100 ext. 615 or 618.

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.

Sept. 6 ROCHELLE PARK

The Little Leprechaun Style Picnic held at American Legion Post 170, 33 W. Passaic Street from 1 – 6 p.m. $20/adults, $10/cchildren. Picnic style food, draft beer, wine and soda with lawn games and a clown for children. Music provided by Fred Guarino and his band. Call 201-843-9683.

Sept. 13 ROCHELLE PARK

Gooney Bird Detachment Annual Picnic held at American Legion Post 170, 33 W. Passaic Street from 1 – 6 p.m. $25/adults, Children under 10 free. Call 201-342-6649.

Sept. 18 CLIFTON

John R. Rinaldi Golf Classic presented by The 200 Club of Bergen County at Upper Montclair Country Club with registration at 9:30 a.m. and Shotgun start at 11:15 a.m. Grand reception and awards from 4 – 6 p.m. Call 201-229-0600 or visit 200club.org.

Sept. 19 FRANKLIN LAKES

30th Anniversary Gala presented by the New Jersey State Botanical Gardens at Indian Trail Club at 6 p.m.$150. Visit njbg.org or call 973-962-9534.

Oct. 2 MAYWOOD

Something Special Gala…A Gem of and Evening presented by the Adler Aphasia Center at 60 West Hunter Ave. from 6 – 9 p.m. Honoree: McCarter & English, LLP. $275/person. Call 201-368-8585 or visit adleraphasiacenter.org.

Oct. 16 GARFIELD

Salute to Community Service Awards Gala presented by the Boys and Girls Club of Lodi/Hackensack at the Venetian, 545 River Drive form 6 – 11 p.m. $100.

Call 973-473-7410 or visit bgcoflodi.org.

Oct. 26 PARAMUS

Walk to End Alzheimer’s presented by the Alzheimer’s Association held at Bergen Community College, 400 Paramus Rd. Start or join a team today at alz.org/nj/walk or call 201-261-6009.

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 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.

Summer 2014 TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON

Summer Basketball and Soccer Camps offered by the Bergen County YJCC at 605 Pascack Rd. Basketball for girls and boys grades kindergarten through 8th with one-week sessions: August 25-29 from 9 a.m. – noon. $125/members, $150/non-members, or 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. $200/members. $225/nonmembers. Kick It Soccer Camp presented by Super Soccer Stars for players 6-8 and 9-12. Camp meets 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. August 18-22. $295/members, $320/non-members. Call 201-666-6610 ext 5790 or E-mail jjurjevic@yjcc.org.

Aug. 3, 10, 17, 24 ENGLEWOOD

Workshop of Wonder: Imagine and Build with God presented by the First Presbyterian Church, 150 East Palisade Ave. from 3:30 – 6:30 p.m. for children of all ages. Call 201-568-7373 ext. 307 or visit Englewoodpres.org .

Aug. 10-15 ENGLEWOOD

Music Theatre Camp 2014 presented by the First Presbyterian Church, 150 East Palisade Ave. for 5th – 9th graders form Sunday – Friday. The week will culminate with a Showcase of Favorite Songs on Aug. 15 at 7 p.m. Call 201-568-7373 ext. 307 or email dorothyv@englewoodpres.org.

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.

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.

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. Aug. 6, Let’s Salute America at 1:30 p.m. for those who have been in the military or have had a spouse in the military. Aug. 11, Yoga OM Meditation at 1:30 p.m. Call 201-342-0962 or visit seniorsourcellc.com.

Fall 2014 TENAFLY

Free Senior Exercise Programs offered by Kaplan JCC on the Palisades. Sit and Be Fit, Mondays, Sept 8 – Dec. 29 from 10:45 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. Yoga with Suzanne, Mondays, Sept 8 – Dec. 15 from 1-1:45 p.m. Chi Gong, Wednesdays, Sept. 2 – Dec. 30, 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.  Tai Chi, Wednesdays, Sept. 10 – Dec. 10, 1-1:45 p.m. Easy Exercise, Sept. 4 – Dec. 18, 10:15– 11:15 a.m. Blood Pressure Monitoring program, Wednesdays Sept. 17, Oct. 15, Nov. 19, Dec. 17 from 10 a.m.– 12 p.m. Nutrition Screening, Thursdays, Sept. 11, Oct. 23, Nov. 13, Dec. 11 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Laughter Yoga, Sep. 11 at 11:15 a.m. Call 201-408-1451.

SPECIAL EVENTS

MAYWOOD

Maywood Station Sunday Open Houses held from Noon – 3 p.m.: Sept. 21, Annual Railroad Day, Nov. 9. Wednesday Open House from 7 – 9 p.m. June 30. Saturday Open House from 10 a.m. – noon: Santa visit s the Maywood Station Museum. Visit maywoodstation.com.

Aug. 3, Sept. 21 RINGWOOD

Skylands Manor and NJ Botanical Garden Tours offered from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Suggested donation for the Manor House tours are $7/adults, $5/seniors and students aged 13 – 18. $3/children aged 6 – 12 and free under age 6. Call 973-692-9534 or visit njbg.org.

Aug. 18-24 PARAMUS

The Barclays PGA Tour presented at Ridgewood Country Club. The YMCA of Greater Bergen County will be handling the Volunteers and the Y will receive an average of $155-$175 in charitable donations for your service. Visit barclaysvolunteers.pgatourhq.com/

Aug. 23 MAYWOOD

West Pleasant Street Fair along West Pleasant Avenue featuring over 100 exhibitors, kids activity area, live music and dozens of food vendors and more. Fun for the entire family. Free admission. Hosted by the Maywood Chamber of Commerce. Call 2501-998-1144.

Sept. 23 ORADELL

Habitat for Humanity Invitational Golf Tournament held at Knickerbocker Country Club in Tenafly. Prizes, Hole in One Porsche challenge, and silent and live auction. Call 201-457-1020.

Sept. 28 MAHWAH

Bergen Bike Tour at Darlington Park with 50-, 25-, and 10-mile routes for every level and a Kid’s Ride. A Barbeque and entertainment will follow the ride. Call 201-489-9454 or visit bergenbiketour.org.

Oct. 4 HACKENSACK

Hackensack Street Festival presented by the Upper Main Alliance from 10 a.m. –6 p.m. More to follow. Visit uppermain.org.

Oct. 15 GARFIELD

State’s 350th Anniversary in Bergen County presented by the Bergen County Historical Society at the Venetian. Proceeds will benefit the Bergen County Hall of History, a state-of-the-art museum facility to be built at the Historic New Bridge landing. For information call 201-634-8636.

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 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.

TOWN NEWS

MAYWOOD

Annual Schedule of Meetings Work Sessions on 2nd Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m., Aug. 12, Sept. 9, Oct. 14, Nov. 10, Dec. 9. Council meetings on 4th Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. 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 Sept. 17, Dec. 17. Meetings are held in the Municipal Complex, 15 Park Ave. 3rd floor at 9 a.m. Visit maywoodboro.org.

TRIPS

Sept. 13 – 19 MYRTLE BEACH

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

Sept. 23 BETHLEHEM  PA

Sands Casino Trip offered by the Senior Citizens Club of Maywood. Cost $20/no refund. Call 201-843-7339.

Oct. 7 CALLICOON NY

Oktoberfest at Villa Roma with lunch and show. Sponsored by Senior Citizens Club of Maywood. Complimentary bar. $41. Call 201-843-7339.

Oct. 21 HAWLEY

Octoberfest offered by the Rochelle Park Senior Citizens Club to Woodloch Pines Resort in Pennsylvania. $52. Call Joan at 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.

Dec. 9 HUNTERDON HILLS NY

Christmas Show and lunch sponsored by Senior Citizens Club of Maywood. $55. Call 201-843-7339.

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. Shabbat Music Service on at 8 p.m. Tot Shabbat at 9:30 a.m. on  Family Worship at 7:30 p.m. on  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, 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 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, 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.

Events ENGLEWOOD

First Presbyterian Church at 150 E. Palisade Ave. 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.

Starting July 30 TEANECK

Wednesday Family Dinners five week program presented by St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 61 Church St. at 6 p.m. For information call 201-837-3189 or visit stpaulsteaneck.com.

Aug. 3 ENGLEWOOD

Outdoor Worship Service at Galilee United Methodist Church at 10 a.m. Picnic style refreshments of hotdogs, hamburgers and ice cream will be served after the service. Bring your friends and family. Call 201-567-0009.

Oct. 31 – Nov. 21 TENAFLY

Inspiring Shabbat Services held on Fridays at 11:30 a.m. at the Kaplan JCC on the Palisades for adult seniors. Engage in conversation, have a delicious Shabbat meal with peers. $5/adults. Call 201-408-1450 or visit jccotp.org.