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Tue, November 20, 1:00 PM

Scotch Plains Public Library, Scotch Plains

Afternoon Book Club @ Scotch Plains Library: ...

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Add to My Calendar 11/20/2018 1:00pm 11/20/2018 2:30pm America/New_York Afternoon Book Club @ Scotch Plains Library: White Houses

​Bibliophiles unite! ​On Tuesday, Nov. 20, at 1:00 p.m., the Afternoon Book Club will be meeting to discuss White Houses by Amy Bloom. When reporter Lorena Hickok meets Eleanor Roosevelt in 1932 while reporting on Franklin Roosevelt’s first presidential campaign,“Hick” is not quite instantly charmed by the idealistic, patrician Eleanor. But then, as her connection with the ...

1927 Bartle Ave Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
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Sat, November 24, 10:00 AM

Westfield Neighborhood Council, Westfield

LEGO Club

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Add to My Calendar 11/24/2018 10:00am 11/24/2018 11:00pm America/New_York LEGO Club

Join our monthly Lego Club!

Kids ages 7-12 will build super cool creations.

Meetings take place every third Saturday of the month.

Annual Fee" $10

127 Cacciola Place Westfield, NJ 07090
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Sun, November 25, 5:30 PM

Westfield

Tree Lighting Ceremony with Santa & Mrs. Claus

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Add to My Calendar 11/25/2018 5:30pm 11/25/2018 6:30pm America/New_York Tree Lighting Ceremony with Santa & Mrs. Claus

The Annual Tree Lighting with Santa & Mrs. Claus will take place Sunday, Nov. 25, 5:30 p.m. at the North Ave. Train Station. Mayor Shelley Brindle and Santa & Mrs. Claus will officiate the tree lighting. The Westfield Community Band will provide entertainment, The Lion's Club will be there serving hot cider and Columbia Bank among others will be handing out goodies.

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North Avenue Train Station Westfield, NJ
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Mon, November 26, 10:00 AM

Scotch Plains Public Library, Scotch Plains

Enjoy Bagels & Books at the Scotch Plains Public ...

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Add to My Calendar 11/26/2018 10:00am 11/26/2018 11:00am America/New_York Enjoy Bagels & Books at the Scotch Plains Public Library

​On Monday, Nov. 26, at 10:00 a.m., join ScotLib staff members and other book lovers for an informal chat about books you’ve recently enjoyed. Staff will clue you in to new and upcoming releases. Light refreshments will be served. Registration is required.

For more information, go to www.scotlib.org, email library@scotlib.org, call (908) 322-5007 x 204 or stop by the Reference Desk.

1927 Bartle Ave Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
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Mon, November 26, 7:00 PM

Scotch Plains Public Library, Scotch Plains

Teen Anime Club Meeting at the Scotch Plains ...

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Add to My Calendar 11/26/2018 7:00pm 11/26/2018 8:00pm America/New_York Teen Anime Club Meeting at the Scotch Plains Public Library

​The Teen Anime Club is back for its second meeting of the 2018-2019 school year. Join teen librarians and the ever-expanding members of the club for more great conversation and activities. Meet on Monday, Nov. 26, at 7:00 p.m. to explore manga, watch a new show, make crafts, and enjoy snacks. Registration isrequired. This club is for teens in grades 6-12 only. To register, visit ...

1927 Bartle Ave Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

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Scotch Plains/Fanwood

No One Can Make You Feel Guilty

We often think that others are responsible for making us feel guilty. This is not true.

Others may try to manipulate us by saying certain things to make us feel guilty and at times they are very effective in causing us self doubt. However, the reason that manipulators are able to make us feel guilty is that a part of us agree with their message and the doubt already exists in our head.

For ...

Enabling and Codependency

Codependency is usually associated with the term “enabling.”

Enabling is doing something for someone that they can or should be doing for themselves. It is taking responsibility for others. I often hear people say “I like helping others”, “It makes me feel good,” and “I am a good person.” Many people derive their sense of ...

Saint Joseph HS Students Learn CPR

METUCHEN, NJ - A crisis can occur at any moment, and precarious situations exist all around us. One emergency that can happen to anyone without warning is going into cardiac arrest, an unforeseen loss of consciousness and heart function.

A group of eleven students at Saint Joseph High School trained under the instruction of Christopher Martin on for two days in November to become ...

Column: What Does Retirement Look Like, Reinvented?

Retirement means different things to different people.

You might think of it as a standing tee time at Echo Lake Country Club, while your neighbor would like to hop on a six-month cruise around the world. Many millennials and younger professionals aren’t thinking about retirement in that traditional sense at all, as they face the burdens of student loan debt and an uncertain future ...

Thank You Scotch Plains!

November 8, 2018

Dear Editor:

Elizabeth Stamler, Roshan “Roc” White and Josh Losardo wish to thank the great community of Scotch Plains for supporting the Democratic ticket on Election Day. 

We also wish to extend our gratitude to the countless volunteers who helped us during the campaign and on Election Day. We are so pleased that the rain did not stop voters from casting their ...

Civil Air Patrol Honors Veterans

November 19, 2018

Cadets from the Civil Air Patrol (C.A.P.) Captain “Bud” Jackson Squadron honored Veterans at the Rotary International Clubs Charity Foundation Program and Honoring of Veterans Event following the Veterans Day Weekend on Monday, Nov. 12.

The middle and high school students, known as cadets, provided a ceremony during the event in which the squadron’s color guard posted ...