January 17th 2012 Tuesday 7:30pm Barrow Mansion 83 Wayne Street
Eliot Skolink, will discuss potenial future expansion of Bubby’s Burritos across the street to 437 Jersey Avenue. He is very interested in public input and will answer any concerns or questions from our neighbors.
Kevin Pemoulie–owner of the new Thirty Acres Restaurant that is currently under construction at the corner of Jersey and Wayne will stop by to meet us and answer any questions about this newest addition to our Downtown neighborhood.
Carol McNicol –-Companion Animal Trust. Carol oversees a non-profit organization here in Downtown dealing with our feral cat community and other cats that are in need of homes. Do you have feral cats on your block and wonder what you can do to help? Carol is here to answer our questions!!
JANUARY CALENDAR OF EVENTS!!
January 21st at 8pm ARTHOUSE PRODUCTIONS–SNOWBALL!!! Get your tickets now and don’t miss the event of the season. Time to pull out your creative caps and dress up and party for a good cause. It is their annual fundraiser and it is a blast!!! For more information and to get your tickets go to www.arthouseproductions.org
Sundays….Hudson County animal welfare organizations Companion Animal Trust (CAT) and Hudson County Animal League (HCAL) are partnering to find homes for homeless community cats through the “A Cat in Every Home” campaign. The organizations are hosting weekly public adoption events on Sundays from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., at the Parish Hall of Grace Church, located at 39 Erie St., in Downtown Jersey City at the corner of Second Street.
January 22, Sunday The Great Jersey City SOUP SWAP 2012
3:30 p.m. to meet and mingle BYOB – Feel free to bring wine. Snacks available for purchase from Made with Love 4:00 p.m. SHARP – SOUP SWAP begins at Made with Love Artisan Bakery & Café 530 Jersey Avenue (between Columbus & Newark), Jersey City, NJ 07302Bring 4 Quarts of Your FROZEN Homemade Soup (divided into single quart containers)*PLUS* one or more non-perishable items to donate to the St. Matthew’s Food Pantry (canned soup, one-can meals, cereals, peanut butter, tuna, canned tomatoes or sauces, canned fruits or vegetables, and non-perishable milk are all appreciated)
Hudson Restaurant Week is back again this winter – January 23-February 3, 2012 at 35+ participating restaurants. For 10 weekdays (some restaurants doing Saturday-Sunday) enjoy delicious prix-fixe lunches starting at $13 and dinners starting at $25. Restaurants include popular and statewide favorites: 3Forty Grill, Amanda’s, Casa Dante, Edwards Steakhouse, Madison, Satis Bistro, Maritime Parc, Liberty House, Chart House and more! New to the list are: Wicked Wolf Tavern and GP’s Restaurant. Win your meal by “Tweeting from Your Seat” using #hudsonrw