April 2010 Newsletter

10 Jul 2010, Posted by admin in News You Can Use
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VAN VORST PARK ASSOCIATION

NEWSLETTER April 2010

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 20th 7:30 pm

Meeting agenda;

Leon Yost

Local historian presents “Parade of the Shantytown Dead”A strange fact based video-story of skeletons and mystery set in the 1860s on the hill where Dickinson High School stands today. Written and narrated by Historian Bob Leach, 30-minutes.

Christine Goodman

Arthouse Productions will update us on ProArts events around Jersey City and her upcoming season.

Gillian Allen & Jersey City Food Coop Initiative

Gillian is going to stop by for a brief update and answer questions about the

a Food Coop Initiative here in Jersey City

IF YOU ARE A REGISTERED VOTER IN JERSEY CITY MAKE SURE TO VOTE

IN THIS TUESDAY’S SCHOOL BOARD ELECTIONS

FROM 2-9PM AT YOUR LOCAL POLLING FACILITY

TICKETS ON SALE FOR THE VVPA 35TH ANNUAL MEETBALL

MAY 15TH 6:30-9:30

GREAT MUSIC, GREAT FOOD, GREAT FUN

Event Calendar

April 20th Board of Education Election

2-9pm–If you are registered, VOTE at your local polling place.

April 18th 11-3pm City Hall Plaza

Liberty Humane Society and the City of Jersey City present PET OWNERS DAY-go to www.cityofjerseycity.com for more info.

April 24th Arthouse Productions presents JC’s Most Eligible Bachelor-a date auction! Go to www.arthouseproductions.org April 21 & 28th Senior Police Academy The Jersey City Police Department presents a free seminar from 10:30-12:00 at the Joseph Connors Senior Center at 28 Paterson St. Call 201.547.5682 for more info April 27th East Districts Captains Meeting

7pm at M.S.#4 (Bright & Varick) Updates on recent criminal activity & a question and answer.

May 1st Hudson Pride Connections Gala

Fundraiser & Gala at Michael Anthony’s 502 Washington Blvd. For tickets & info go to www.PrideConnections.org

May 15th Van Vorst Park 3rd Annual Flea Market Rent a table and sell your stuff! Help the park and clean your house at the same time. For more info email marcwesson2@aol.com or call 201.433.6553

May 15th 6:30-11pm MEETBALL

35th Annual MeetBall Fundraiser for the VVPA!

Meet your neighbors and Have a ball! Local restaurants, great music, and loads of fun for the whole family. Tickets $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Tickets being sold at our meeting this Tuesday April 20th or go to Made With Love 530 Jersey Ave or Fish with Braids 521 Jersey at the Barrow Mansion.

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