Region

Culture, History and Delicious Food to Star in Upcoming Adult School Trip

The nonprofit Adult School of the Chathams, Madison and Florham Park, in cooperation with Gourmet Getaways, is offering a one day trip on the food and culture in Newark with a specific focus on the Ironbound section. The trip will depart on Wednesday, May 19th from the Chatham Middle School located at 480 Main Street in Chatham. Departure time is 8:45AM with an estimated return time of 5:15PM. The cost is $117.00 per person plus a $10.00 registration fee.

Participants will Join Liz Del Tufo for a tour of Newark at the Catacombs of St. Joseph in the Ironbound district. The next stop will be St. Casimir's, This beautiful church was built in 1908. Lunch will be at Lopes Sausage Shop, a family-run Portuguese shop. After lunch, participants will visit the home and studio of a local artist which used to be a church and visit an ethnic bakery. If time permits there will be a visit to the Newark Museum.

Gourmet Getaways was founded in 1998 by Marlene Iaciofano. Marlene founded the company after many years in the travel business arranging trips for clients throughout the U.S., Europe and the Caribbean. Combining her love of travel with her passion for cooking, Marlene decided to create unique travel opportunities focusing on "sense"-ational culinary vacation tours throughout Italy, and one day tours in New York and New Jersey.

The Adult School has many other onsite classes, trips and online classes starting in late April and May. View the catalog at www.theadultschool.org or call 973-443-9222. Visit www.ed2go.com/tas for information on online classes.

Secure online registration for any class is available at www.theadultschool.org or by registering by phone. Register for more than one class at a time and pay only one $10.00 registration fee.

The Adult School, founded in 1937, is an independent, nonprofit organization. The school is not funded by government or local school districts, and welcomes students from all communities.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Chatham

Mike Czech – One of Chatham’s Hidden Gems….

On a warm sunny day, back in 2008, at Southern Boulevard Elementary School stood a very tall man (6.5” to be exact!), soft-spoken, warm and friendly as he was surrounded by a whole group of children running around him (at his knees).

His name was Mike Czech and he was teaching the kids how to play a game on the open court.   I introduced myself to help assist him as a fellow ...

SURVIVING A STROKE: Quick Medical Response Gives Mom Her Life Back

Carotid artery dissection. It’s one of the most common causes of stroke in younger adults.

And while you might not associate the word “stroke” with younger patients, the condition – if not treated immediately – could lead to paralysis and even death.

Lindsey Singh can attest to the importance of immediacy. The 31-year-old mother of two from Flanders experienced ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 15

On this week’s AtlantiCast, learn some important tips for controlling and avoiding diabetes from an Atlantic Health System expert, see how Atlantic Health is advancing cutting-edge research, hear what’s being done to keep health care environmentally friendly and much more!

 

Chatham High Tech Club Places Third at Thomas Edison Invention Challenge

May 25, 2018

The Tech Club at Chatham High School placed third in the 8th annual Thomas Edison Invention Challenge this year.

To a festive crowd of parents, students, teachers and invited guests, the winners of the Thomas Edison Invention Challenge were announced and celebrated at the Thomas Edison National Historical Park (“Edison Park”).

The contest celebrated inventors from across the ...