The Borough of Roselle Park will hold its annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration on Saturday, March 7, 2020, from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Starting at 3:00 p.m., Joe Carosalli’s Masterpiece Orchestras will perform authentic Irish music; Authentic Irish food will be served during the event, which consists of corned beef & cabbage, boiled potatoes, carrots, Irish soda bread, and rye bread as well as dessert.
Mayor Sig and the Borough Council invite everyone to join in the festivities!
This Arts program is made possible in part by a HEART (History, Education, Arts Reaching Thousands) Grant From the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Dowling’s Irish Pub and Restaurant, and Sunrise Diner.
The event will be held at the Borough of Roselle Park’s Casano Community Center, located at 314 Chestnut Street, Roselle Park, NJ 07204.
For more information, please call Rupen Shah at (908)-245-0666.
Temple Sha’arey Shalom, 78 South Springfield Avenue, Springfield, will hold a clothing drive starting on March 8 and ending on March 12. The clothing will be going to a third world country to benefit their needy population. Contributions can include clothes, shoes, toys, linens and CDs/DVDs. Contributions can be dropped off at the temple: March 8 11:30am – 1:00pm; March 9 9:00am – 7:30pm; March 10 9:00am – 5:00pm, 5:30pm – 8:00pm; March 11 9:00am – 5:00pm; March 12 9:00am – 12:00 pm.
For more information, including details on the kinds of items that are desired, please call the temple at (973) 379-5387, e-mail [email protected], Facebook Facebook.com/Shaarey, web site www.shaarey.org.
The Cranford Pool and Fitness Center, is pleased to announce that registration for our 2020 Summer & Annual Memberships begins March 9 th for Cranford residents and April 6th for non-residents. Registration may be done online or in person at the 401 Centennial
Ave. location. IN PERSON REGISTRATION and PICTURE ID HOURS are as follows:Monday & Wednesday, 9 am – 4 pm, Tuesday &Thursday, 9 am to 8:30 pm, Friday, 9 am to 2 pm and Saturday, 10am to 2pm.
ONLINE REGISTRATION is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Accounts for online registration may be created or accessed using Community Pass at https://register.communitypass.net/cranford . If you have already have an account withCommunity Pass/Recreation Department, you are able to use that login information. If you forgot your user name and password, PLEASE call the Pool (“Registration” option), or send an email to [email protected] . PLEASE DO NOT set up a new account if you forgot your old one, as your ID'S will no longer be valid. If you are creating a new account, upon completing registration you will receive an email containing your login
information. For more information, please go to our website at www.cranfordnj.org or contact the
Swim Pool Utility at 908-709-7260.
WHO SUPPORTS THE CARETAKER? NOV.19 The National Alliance on Mental Illness invites all who care for a loved one with a mental health illness to join our peer-led group meetings and gain support and insight from others facing similar challenges. Time: Meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of every month from 7:30 – 9:00 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Cranford, 11 Springfield Avenue, Cranford. For more info: call 908-233-1628 or email: [email protected]
Join Tom on Monday, March 23rd, for a public information telephone town hall on coronavirus. State and local health officials will also be on the call to give updates on COVID-19 response efforts, provide public health information to help keep people safe, and answer questions.
Go to https://tthm.wufoo.com/forms/teletownhall-with-congressman-tom-malinowski/
Please join the Hanson Park Conservancy on Tuesday, March 24th at 7:00 PM at the Cranford Community Center for the presentation, “Gardening to Attract Native Pollinators” with Virginia Lamb. Come learn how you can attract and foster native pollinator populations in your community through plant selection and organic gardening methods. Native pollinators such as butterflies, bees and hummingbirds are vital to maintaining diverse, resilient ecosystems and play a critically important role in agricultural and horticultural plant (and food) production. The Cranford Community Center is located at 220 Walnut Ave. in Cranford, NJ. The program is free and open to the public. No registration is required, but seating is available on a first-come, first-serve basis. This presentation is sponsored by the Hanson Park Conservancy. To learn more, please visit our website, www.hansonparkconservancy.com or like us on Facebook.
Beginning March 27, our chamber office doors will be open from 8am – 9am to meet with new members. It’s an opportunity for you to Have A Cup of Coffee, hear all about the great benefits of being a Chamber member And meet some of the board of directors who are part of this great organization.No need to RSVP! Oh and current members and prospects can come too
A delightful afternoon tea with assorted teas, scones, tea sandwiches, and desserts, prepared by the Cake Artist of Cranford. There will be a short musical performance and chances to win at the tricky tray and 50/50 Come alone or bring friends!
Scholar Tea is hosted by The College Women’s Club of Cranford, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization founded in 1932, as a fundraiser for college scholarships awarded to graduating high school seniors residing in Cranford. 100% of the proceeds will go to fund scholarships for Cranford Students.
Release the weight of winter by participating in a Spring Awakening Sound Meditation at the Westfield Area YMCA, located at 220 Clark St, on Sunday, March 29 from 4:00 – 5:30 pm. Participate in asana and rejuvenating sound meditation created by Tibetan singing. Leading the session will be certified Sound Healing and Meditation guide, Brenda Castano.
Sound Bowl Meditation is a calming practice that helps you connect with a sense of profound peace. It is also known to help balance chakra energy, improve sleep quality, alleviate stress and anxiety and increase productivity. Singing bowls are frequently used during yoga practice to enhance the connection to asanas or meditation by synchronizing brainwaves to breath and movement flow to reduce physical and emotional tension.
Yoga mats will be provided. No prior experience is necessary for this gentle practice. Dress should be comfortable. Advance registration is strongly encouraged. Register online at westfieldynj.org or in person at the Welcome Center. A contribution of $25 will benefit the Y’s Annual Support Campaign which ensures that no one who is experiencing a bona fide financial hardship and lives or works in Westfield, Cranford, Garwood or Mountainside is turned away for inability to pay for Y programs or memberships. The majority of awards enable participation in the Y’s early learning; school age and summer day camp programs. For more information, contact Jean White, Health and Wellness Director, at 908-233-2700 x246