September 2010 Newsletter

11 Jul 2010, Posted by admin in News You Can Use


NEWSLETTER September 2010

Barrow Mansion

83 Wayne Street, Jersey City



We meet the 3rd Tuesday of each month.

Everyone is welcome!

September 21st 7:30 pm

Open to the Public– Meeting agenda:

Jersey City Board of Education Members

VP Sue Mack &New Member Sterling Waterman

Sue & Sterling will discuss the Jersey City public school system and current issues

affecting downtown and our Van Vorst district including teachers parking for PS3/MS4, changes in state funding, contracts, facilities and more.

We will follow with a Q&A so bring your questions.


*A vote by the membership will be held at tonight’s meeting

to allocate proceeds from this year’s Meetball fundraiser

*Nominations for the 2010-11 VVPA board will be accepted

If you are interested in serving as a board member contact us at

Event Calendar

Saturday Sept.18th St. Matthew’s 150th Anniversary Block Party 12-4 pm Wayne Street between Jersey and Varick. Music, dancing, performances, games, prizes, and delicious food, fun for kids and adults alike.

Wednesday Sept. 22nd 6:30 pm Application for demolition of the Harsimus Branch Embankment Zoning board of Adjustment, City Hall Council Chambers, 2nd Floor, 280 Grove Street.

Sept 24th-Oct 3rd The Attic ensemble presents “True West” by Sam Shepard Fridays and Saturdays at 8 pm; Sunday matinees at 3 pm and Thursday September 30th at 7 pm. For more go to;

Sept-Oct. Saturdays Van Vorst Park Farmer’s Market, starting May 15th and continuing each Saturday through November, from 8am-2pm; vendors will set up around the gazebo.

Saturday Sept 25th Van Vorst Park Community Flea Market Fundraiser from 9am-4pm; vendors will set on the perimeter of the park. For more contact;

Tues. Sept. 28th East District Police Commander’s meeting with Captain Joseph Connors

7:00 pm MS4 Bright St. at Varick (in the Library)

Wed. Sept 29th Jersey City Council Meeting The 6:00 pm City Hall Council Chambers, 2nd Floor, 280 Grove Street

Sat. Oct 2nd & Sun. Oct 3rd Jersey City Arts Studio Tour The Kickoff party will be Fri Oct 11th 6:00-9:00pm at Grace Church. For more go to:

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