August 2008 Newsletter

10 Jul 2008, Posted by admin in News You Can Use

Barrow Mansion

83 Wayne Street, Jersey City



We meet the 3rd Tuesday of each month.

Everyone is welcome!

August 19th 2008

7:30 at the Barrow Mansion

Meeting Agenda;

Police Report

Representatives from the East District will give a monthly report and respond to questions from the membership.

Open Meeting

Michael Phelps is done. Take a break from the Olympics!

Join us for an OPEN MEETING!!

You got a concern? How about an idea for an upcoming meeting? Something in our neighborhood you want to see change? Do you have a charity that you’d like to see the VVPA help out, come tell us. Here’s your chance… you know you want to say something-so say it! We want to hear it!!!

And as a thank you for your participation,

wine and cheese will accompany the meeting


THURSDAY, August 21st 7:00pm Shakespeare’s” Julius Caesar” in Van Vorst Park on the Flagpole lawn Performed by the Hudson Shakespeare Co. with an all female cast!

SATURDAY, August 23rd, 30th &Sept 6th – The Friends of Van Vorst Park is pleased to announce its 6th annual Farmer’s Market, each Saturday, starting June 14th and continuing through November from 8am-2pm. Vendors will be set up around the gazebo.

TUESDAY August 26th- Captain McDonough’s East District Monthly Meeting

Public School 4, Bright and Varick Streets at 7:00 pm. The meeting is a presentation similar to COMPSTAT. The captain will respond to all questions, issues and concerns as well as provide presentations from the East District Detective Commander and the Narcotics and Street Crimes Unit. For more info go to

WEDNESDAY, August 20th Films in Van Vorst presents “Rear Window” directed by Alfred Hitchcock in Van Vorst Park just east of the gazebo around 8:15 pm.

WEDNESDAY September 3rd Films in Van Vorst presents “Michael Clayton” directed by Tony Gilroy in Van Vorst Park just east of the gazebo around 8:15 pm. shown every other. Screenings will start after sunset, rain dates will be the following Wednesday. For more info go to

WEDNESDAY June 11th thru September 3rd 6:00 pm -8:00 pm

“Groove on Grove” live music at the Grove Street PATH plaza!

Van Vorst Park Association Newsletter August 2008

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