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Homeless Sabbath Weekend

Fri, December 14

Congregations Across Union County , Plainfield, Springfield, Cranford, etc.

Homeless Sabbath Weekend

Giving Back Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 12/14/2018 12:00am 12/15/2018 12:00am America/New_York Homeless Sabbath Weekend

During the weekend of December 14-16, 2018, multi-faith congregations in Union County will participate in the Third Annual Homeless Sabbath Weekend. This weekend is a “call to action” for multi-faith communities. The weekend offers congregations the opportunity to show faith in action by bringing attention to their neighbors experiencing homelessness.

During Homeless Sabbath ...

Union County Multi Faith Congregations Plainfield, Springfield, Cranford, etc., NJ 07016 true
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Fri, December 14, 5:30 PM

WallynZavy's Autistic Kids Can Do! Music Therapy with Jammin Jenn, Plainfield

WallynZavy's Autistic Kids Can Do! Music Therapy ...

Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 12/14/2018 5:30pm 02/15/2019 5:30pm America/New_York WallynZavy's Autistic Kids Can Do! Music Therapy with JamminJenn

WallynZavy's Autistic Kids Can Do! Inc. is a non-profit 5013c tax-exempt organization that supports families that have autism and special needs through advocacy, social play dates, resources, seminars and workshops. Family counseling is available. Their website is WallynZavys.org.

Jammin Jenn Music Therapy is a program that goal is to capture the power of music at work during the ...

631 E. Front St Plainfield, NJ 07060
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Sat, December 15, 9:00 AM

Fanwood Dept of Public Works, Fanwood

Rotary Luminary Sale

Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 12/15/2018 9:00am 12/16/2018 12:00am America/New_York Rotary Luminary Sale

The sale dates are Dec. 1, Dec. 8-9, Dec. 15-16, Dec. 22-23 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Dec. 24: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The luminary kits cost 75 cents apiece in all quantities and include paper bags, candles and sand. Customers are encouraged to bring buckets, boxes or plastic bags to transport the sand.

Luminaries are traditionally used to illuminate the streets on Christmas Eve. A ...

1 Manfra Way Fanwood, NJ 07023
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Sat, December 15, 12:00 PM

Fanwood Department of Public Works, Fanwood

Rotary Luminary Sale

Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 12/15/2018 12:00pm 12/31/2018 1:00am America/New_York Rotary Luminary Sale

The sale dates are Dec. 1, Dec. 8-9, Dec. 15-16, Dec. 22-23 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Dec. 24: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The luminary kits cost 75 cents apiece in all quantities and include paper bags, candles and sand. Customers are encouraged to bring buckets, boxes or plastic bags to transport the sand.

Luminaries are traditionally used to illuminate the streets on Christmas Eve. A ...

1 Manfra Way Fanwood, NJ 07023
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Sun, December 16, 12:00 PM

Fanwood Department of Public Works, Fanwood

Rotary Luminary Sale

Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 12/16/2018 12:00pm 01/15/2019 2:00am America/New_York Rotary Luminary Sale

The sale dates are Dec. 1, Dec. 8-9, Dec. 15-16, Dec. 22-23 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Dec. 24: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The luminary kits cost 75 cents apiece in all quantities and include paper bags, candles and sand. Customers are encouraged to bring buckets, boxes or plastic bags to transport the sand.

Luminaries are traditionally used to illuminate the streets on Christmas Eve. A ...

1 Manfra Way Fanwood, NJ 07023
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Mon, December 17, 10:00 AM

Scotch Plains Public Library, Scotch Plains

Jewelry Club Meeting at the Scotch Plains Public ...

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Add to My Calendar 12/17/2018 10:00am 12/17/2018 11:30am America/New_York Jewelry Club Meeting at the Scotch Plains Public Library

Crafters of all skill levels are welcome to join Perthea Brown for a simple jewelry project on Monday, Dec.17 at 10:00 am. If you’re more advanced, you may bring your own supplies to work on an individual project alongside the group. Registration is required.

This program is for adults (18+). For more information or to register, go to www.scotlib.org, email library@scotlib.org, call ...

1927 Bartle Avenue Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

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The Clark Community Comes Together After Loss of Young Resident

December 14, 2018

CLARK, NJ – The death of 20 year old Michael Sot sent waves of shock and sorrow through the Clark community and beyond recently.  Social media lit up with words of disbelief, despair and cries for justice.  

The authors and outlets were different but the message was the same. Sot was too young, a great son, brother, friend, student.  People repeatedly lamented ...

How to Deal with Difficult Family During The Holidays

Family get-togethers are not always easy. Many of us dread having to participate in some of the social events that take place during this time. We may begin to experience stress knowing that our gathering will involve some relatives or immediate family which we really do not like. 

We may feel the tension building as we think about in-laws and/or relatives who have such strong ...

What Happens When Your College Student Returns

The return of the college student during the holiday season is a very exciting time.  Many of our youngsters have been away at school for the first time and are eager to come home to visit with their family and friends.

College students who return home are usually not the high school graduate that you dropped off at college. They have experienced independence while at school. Once ...

Are You Afraid To Put Your Guard Down?

Learning how to set personal boundaries and how to implement those boundaries is a topic that can either make or break a relationship.   According to the dictionary a boundary is defined as “a line that marks the limits of an area; a dividing line.” In psychology, personal boundaries do just that.  

Boundaries help us clearly define our limitations and expectations ...

Grieving During the Holiday Season

Grief is a normal and natural reaction to the death of a loved one. Most of us are not prepared for the long journey of grief which is sometimes devastating, frightening, and often lonely. We may think, do, and say things that are very unlike us. There seems to be no respite, no end to the intense feelings that we experience. These feelings can be even more intensified during the holiday ...

Boneparth: Saving for Your Child's Future

As young parents, many of us spend a lot of time, money and energy having and raising children. After all, family planning is what brought me and my wife to our beautiful town of Westfield. But, what about planning for things once our kids grow up? I am glad you asked because there are a number of things we can do as parents to help save for their future, whether it’s a college education, ...

Scotch Plains Rescue Squad Tip of the Month: Keep Safety A Priority This Holiday Season

December 7, 2018

Decorating for the holidays can be a lot of fun and something many of us look forward to doing every year. After all, how often can you have a real live tree in your house?

Besides the Christmas tree, some of us also fill our homes with poinsettia plants, mistletoe and holiday candles. The bright red leaves of the plants, the red and white berries of the mistletoe (not to mention the kissing ...

Swimming: Scacifero and Kaniuka Win Two Races to Spark Union Catholic to Victory over Johnson

December 14, 2018

SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. -- James Scacifero and Julian Kaniuka each won two races to help the Union Catholic swim team remain undefeated with a 125-45 victory over Johnson on Thursday night at the Jewish Community Center in Scotch Plains.

Scacifero, a senior, won the 100 freestyle in 59.24 and the 200 freestyle in 2:10.52 and Kaniuka, a freshman, won the 50 freestyle in 24.14 and the ...