February 2006 Newsletter

10 Jul 2006, Posted by admin in News You Can Use

February 2006

Van Vorst Park Association

Barrow Mansion

83 Wayne Street, Jersey City

Tel: 201-435-3224

Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7:30 pm

Email: Christine.bee@gs.com

Everyone is welcome!

February Meeting Agenda

Tuesday, February 21, 2006, 7:30pm

Barrow Mansion

Police Report

Representatives of the East District Police precinct will give their monthly report

Carmine Tabone Director of Camp Liberty will give a short presentation on the summer program at Camp Liberty.

Alberta Walker, Director of Youth Achievement for the Boys and Girls Club of Hudson County will give a short a presentation on the after school activities the organization offers to the children of Jersey City

Maureen Cosgrove, Tax Collector for Jersey City Department of Finance will be talking about Jersey City property taxes and fielding questions from the membership.


February 7-25

Irresistible Italy: Architectural Photo-assemblages by Leon Yost

Location: Noho Gallery, 530 West 25th Street, New York

Gallery Hours: Tuesdays – Saturdays, 11-6pm

For more information 212-367-7063 or www.nohogallery.com

February 9-April 4

Paintings by Jeanne Risica

Location: Cooke Contemporary gallery space, 125 First Street, Jersey City

Gallery Hours: Friday & Saturday, 12-5pm and by appointment

For more information 201-222-1358

March 9-12

Hudson County Youth Film & Video Series

Jersey City Museum’s first video series for student artists, organized by West New York filmmaker Christina Soto. The series features avant garde, experimental, narrative, conceptual, lyrical and documentary short film and video makers from the Hudson County’s high schools. Free

Screenings during gallery hours Mar 9-12: Thurs 11am-8pm, Friday 11am-5pm, Sa/Su 12pm-5pm

Meetball Dinner Update

Volunteers are needed for the upcoming Meetball Dinner taking place on Saturday, March 25. If you are interested in volunteering please e-mail Laura Fraschilla at laurafrasc@comcast.net.


Lenny Singh of the P.R.I.D.E. and J.U.M.P. mentoring program gave a short presentation at the January monthly meeting. If you are interested in mentoring a child please contact Lenny at 201-798-9920. More information about the program will be available at this month’s meeting.

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