April 2009 Newsletter

10 Jul 2009, Posted by admin in News You Can Use
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VAN VORST PARK ASSOCIATION

NEWSLETTER April 2009

Barrow Mansion

83 Wayne Street, Jersey City

Email: mail@vvpa.org

VISIT OUR WEBSITE: WWW.VVPA.ORG

We meet the 3rd Tuesday of each month.

Everyone is welcome!

April 21st 2009

VVPA Public Meeting

7:30 at the Barrow Mansion

Meet The Mayoral Candidates

Part three of our series

Mayor Jerremiah Healy

Will give an introduction to his campaign. And field questions from the membership.

He will be joined by Council President Mariano Vega

And Ward E Council candidate Guy Catrillo

Steve Fulop

Our Ward E Councilman will give an update on our district.

Event Calendar

-Sat.Apr.18th 10:00 am

-Walk for Liberty State Park annual fundraiser. For more info; www.folsp.org

-Tues. April 21st

Board of Education Election

3 Seats on the board are up for re-election. Stop by before the meeting, polls open 2-9pm

-Thurs. Apr. 23rd 7:30pm

Jersey City Mayoral Debate

at MS4 (Bright Street at Varick)

Sponsored by the VVPA via DCNA and CivicJC

Sat. Apr. 25th 9am – 4pm Van Vorst Park Spring Planting & Clean-up hosted by The Friends of Van Vorst. Volunteers are needed to help with planting, stonework, painting and general clean up of Van Vorst Park. Bring your work gloves, all other materials will be provided. Light Snacks and Water served. Local musicians will provide entertainment.

-Tues.Apr.28th 7:00pm Captain McDonough’s East District Police Monthly Meeting Public School 4. For more info go to www.policeeast@jcnj.org

-May 2nd 6:30pm

VVPA 34th Annual “MeetBall” “Meet Your Neighbors and Have a ball” at St. Peter’s Prep, Grand at Warren Street. Tickets are 20.00 in advance 25.00 at the door children 10 and under free. Live big Band “Cornucopia” is back by popular demand. The best food and drink downtown from Bar Majestic, Brick Lane Curry House (coming soon), Edwards Steakhouse, The Merchant, John’s Pizzeria, Ox Restaurant, Made with Love, Skinners Loft and Legal Grounds. Get your tickets now at Antheia, Bubby’s Burritos, Beachwood, Del Forno, Gallerie Hudson, Made With Love, Postnet and Stockinette. For more information go to our website or contact us at mail@vvpa.org to volunteer

– May 9th 2009, 9am-4pm

VVP Flea Market The Friends of Van Vorst Park is pleased to announce its second annual community flea market. This is a Neighborhood event to help raise funds to improve and maintain Van Vorst Park. For more info marcwesson2@aol.com

-Tues May 12th

Municipal Elections;

Mayor & City Council. Polls open from 7am till 9pm.

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