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Book Donations Sought for Upcoming Summit College Club Book Sale

March 21, 2019

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The Summit College Club is seeking books and other media donations for its six-day annual April Book Sale. The books must be in good condition and packed in bags or small boxes. 

Donations can be brought to the American Legion Post No. 433 -- located at 357 Elkwood Avenue -- from March 29 through April 4. The drop off will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Third Annual Max Gottstein Blood Drive Set for Mar. 22

SUMMIT NJ  - Three weeks shy of just his sixth birthday in August of 2017, Summit's Max Gottstein tragically lost his years-long battle with treatment-induced acute myeloid leukemia after years of fighting a rare eye cancer called retinoblastoma.

A month prior to his passing, more than 80 units of blood were collected at an inaugural blood drive held in his ...

'My Dinner with Alan: A Sopranos Session' Receives NJ Premiere in Summit Mar. 24

SUMMIT, NJ - The Film Society of Summit will host the New Jersey premiere of 'My Dinner With Alan: A Sopranos Session' on Sunday, March 24 at 5 p.m. Following the screening, there will be a discussion between 'The Sopranos Sessions' co-authors Alan Sepinwall and Matt Zoller Seitz and 'My Dinner With Alan' director Kristian Fraga.

The evening will ...

Robo Call: Summit Library Hosts Slate of Activities on 'NJ Makers Day' Mar. 23

SUMMIT, NJ - Joining with libraries, schools, museums, colleges, makerspaces, businesses and other community locations throughout the Garden State -- all of whom will be part of a statewide celebration of making and the maker culture --  the Summit Free Public Library (SFPL) will, on March 23, be a partiipating site for 'New Jersey Makers Day'.

The maker movement in the United ...

Back By Design: Day in Summit Devoted to Interior Project Concepts, Solutions Set for Apr. 4

SUMMIT, NJ - Summit's downtown design-centric businesses are ready to provide community members the solutions they are seeking for the their spring and summer design projects, partnering with Summit Downtown, Inc. to host 'Design Day' on April 4, from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

'Design Day' sees many downtown Summit design businesses offering up creative and ...

SPARC's 12th Annual Pancake Breakfast Set for Mar. 30

SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Performing Arts Resource Committee (SPARC) -- founded Formed in 1996 by Summit parents who recognized the gap between District funding and the ability to stage successful productions -- will host its 12th Annual Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, March 30, at Summit High School from 8 - 11:30 a.m. All proceeds from the event go toward the performing ...

Summit Paddle Tennis Event Supports Families Battling Homelessness 

SUMMIT, NJ - A field of more than 30 ladies gathered at the Hilltop City's Beacon Hill Club for a paddle tennis round robin in support of Family Promise, the Summit-based national nonprofit addressing family homelessness headquartered in Summit.  

After a morning of serves, rallies, and match points, a luncheon was held during which Family Promise ...

Summit Library Offers Two Programs for Those Interested in Exploring Their World and Beyond

SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Free Public Library is launching two programs that are geared for those who are interested in exploring world affairs or learning more about some of the most critical issues facing America.

Great Decisions Discussion Group

Great Decisions, a program established by the Foreign Policy Association, launches on Wednesday, March 20, from 12 - 2 p.m., with a ...

Junior League of Summit Hosts Successful Community Leadership Forum

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Awareness of unconscious bias and social stereotypes was the topic of a community leadership forum hosted by the Junior League of Summit at the Summit Speech School, an event which featured speaker Katherin Nukk Freeman, Co-Founder and President of SHIFT HR Compliance Training.

The session, designed to be both engaging and informative, focused on ...

Mayor's Proclamation Heralds Onset of Summit Fortnightly Club's 125th Anniversary Celebrations

SUMMIT, NJ - Formed by the wife of Summit’s first mayor, The Fortnightly Club of Summit was established in 1893 and met on a fortnight -- every fourteen nights or two weeks. The Club purchased their 'Twin Maples' clubhouse in 1949 for $27,000.

Fast forward and now the Club is celebrating its 125th Anniversary, with numerous celebrations taking place in 2019 to ...


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