Community Happenings

Scotch Plains-Fanwood Newcomers & Neighbors' Fall Meet & Greet

c31b2cd7f19e944992cf_front.jpg
c31b2cd7f19e944992cf_front.jpg

SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ -- Are you new to the Scotch Plains-Fanwood area?  Interested in connecting with your neighbors or looking to participate in fun activities with your family?  If so, the Scotch Plains-Fanwood Newcomers & Neighbors’ Club might be for you! 

The club offers a variety of activities for women, men, children and families. Whether you are looking for a playgroup, book club, cooking club, movie night, community service opportunity or all of the above - we have something for everyone! 

Tuesday, Oct. 21st at 8:00 p.m. will be the annual Ladies Only "Fall Meet & Greet" at Forest Road Park Community Building (158 Forest Road) in Fanwood. The night will include a chance to win fabulous prizes and hear about our varied interest groups and activities. This event is open to all existing, new, and prospective members so bring your friends and neighbors!  Attendees are asked bring a non-perishable item to donate to the food pantry. Be sure to arrive before 8:30 when prize winners will be announced. Refreshments will be provided.

For more information, visit www.spfnewcomers.com or find us at meetup.com at http://www.meetup.com/Scotch-Plains-Fanwood-Newcomers.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Scotch Plains/Fanwood

Westfield Family Continues ‘Summer of Kindness’ with Infant Clothing Drive

July 12, 2018

WESTFIELD, NJ — Westfield mom and teacher Sara Liptack is continuing her family’s “Summer of Kindess” with an infant clothing for Furniture Assist, an organization in Springfield that helps formerly homeless people, veterans, the elderly, fire victims, refugees and people fleeing domestic violence.

“I said, ‘What’s the one thing you really ...

It's Not What You Are Eating, It's What's Eating You

EMOTIONAL EATING: FEEDING YOUR FEELINGS

Emotional eating can be described as episodes of binge-eating, grazing and/or eating when not hungry to soothe feelings. Emotional eaters have a pattern of eating to cope with stress, emotional conflicts and problems of daily life.

Emotional eating is eating for reasons other than hunger. Instead of physical symptoms initiating the eating, ...

Send a Message to Nick Scutari and His Cronies: Corruption Has No Place in Union County

July 19, 2018

Dear Editor:

The Union County Freeholders’ decision to appoint State Senator and newly-elected Union County Democratic Chairman, Nick Scutari’s chief of staff, Ed Oatman as County Manager smelled of corruption from the start.

To place a political consultant like Oatman in the role of overseeing 2,800 employees and running the day-to-day operations of the $500 million County ...

When to Dial 911: Scotch Plains Rescue Squad Tip of the Month

July 10, 2018

There are many times you should call 911. If you or someone around you is in true medical distress, such as experiencing difficulty breathing, chest pains, bleeding, possible stroke, or any other serious health issues, then 911 should be called as soon as possible. If there are wires down, fire, a crime in progress, or other dangerous conditions to people or property, call 911 ...

Pizza and Trivia at Scotch Plains Public Library on Weds, Aug. 8

July 21, 2018

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- ​On Wednesday, August 8 at 6:00 p.m., join the teen staff for a night of trivia and pizza!

Teams of four will compete to figure out who has the best musical knowledge. Questions will range from “Name that Tune” to “Who Wrote that Musical?” The winning team will receive prizes. Registration is required and will begin on Monday, July 30 at 11:00 ...

Upcoming Events

Carousel_image_b3322a9af399ab00349f_nightsky

Mon, July 23, 8:00 PM

Scotch Plains Public Library, Scotch Plains

View the Night Sky at the Scotch Plains Public ...

Arts & Entertainment Education

Carousel_image_99864111416f9af936dd_dsc_2436

Wed, July 25, 6:00 PM

JCC of Central NJ, Scotch Plains

The JCC’s Barracudas Swim Team Meet the Coaches ...

Sports

Carousel_image_989b40b66144f89908a8_pizza_run

Wed, July 25, 7:00 PM

Westfield

Downtown Westfield 5K & Pizza Extravaganza

Sports