|The Literary Café, the book chat group of the Cranford Public Library, has scheduled its next summer session for Saturday, August 3, at 10:15 am, in the Library’s Raddin Room. The program format is simple: just bring a few of your favorite books and tell the other members of the group what you like about them. The books can be new or old, fiction or non-fiction, classic or contemporary. Sessions are one hour long. There is no required reading, and you will have the opportunity to learn about books recommended by other group members. Refreshments will be served, courtesy of the Friends of the Cranford Public Library. Registration is not required.|
Do you or someone you know suffer from coccyx (tailbone) or pelvic pain?
Join us on Wednesday, August 14th @ 7 pm to see Dr. Patrick Foye, also known as “The Tailbone Doctor”, give a lecture on coccyx (tailbone) pain. Refreshments will be available as well as swag bags!
Anyone can attend, but seats are limited. Please RSVP by August 7th to Jenny at [email protected].
570 South Ave East Bldg G, Suite C Cranford, NJ 07016
Join us on October 19th, 2019 for the 21st Annual Red Ribbon Day and Drug Prevention Walk! Our event is a countywide kickoff celebrating Red Ribbon Drug Prevention Week throughout Union County. Red Ribbon is celebrated locally and nationally to increase awareness and support for substance abuse prevention, treatment, and recovery. Join us the day of and walk to prevent drug abuse. Immediately following the Walk we will kick off our Family Fun Day with many activities for kids and informational health exhibitors.
The Westfield Area YMCA will be hosting Dr. Arash Fazl and Dr. Paul Gigante from Saint Barnabas in Livingston, NJ for a free lunchtime lecture 12:30-2:00PM on Wednesday, 11/22 at the Main Y Facility located at 220 Clark Street, Westfield. Learn about the latest therapies for Parkinson’s Disease. Topics include medication management, diet/exercise, and surgical options. Dr. Fazl is a Movement Disorder Specialist and Dr. Gigante is a Neurosurgeon. Light lunch provided. This free event is open to members and the community, registration is required by 11/20.
Jean White, Westfield Area YMCA Health & Wellness Director, will also be available to discuss the “Delay the Disease: Exercise to Fight Parkinson’s Symptoms” class offered at the Y. Research has shown that physical exercise has measurable benefits for those living with Parkinson’s. This unique program, led by Y trainers with specialized certification, incorporates strength, flexibility, balance, and cardiovascular exercises to help soothe tremors, improve posture, smooth steps and increase overall well-being.
The Y is the nation’s leading nonprofit committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Financial assistance is available for those who qualify. Learn more about Westfield Area YMCA programs at www.westfieldynj.org.
Please RSVP by February 1st to (908) 654-5200
$10 Suggested Donation to benefit the Fanwood First Aid Squad
Literary Café is a book chat program. The format is simple: Bring a few of your recent favorite books and tell the other members of the group what you like about them. If you don’t have a copy of the book you want to talk about, that’s okay, too. The books can be new or old, fiction or non-fiction, classic or contemporary. There is no required reading, and you will have the opportunity to learn about books recommended by other group members. Refreshments will be served, courtesy of the Friends of the Cranford Public Library! Registration is not required. Attend as many sessions as you’d like. Admission is free and all are welcome. Sessions take place in the Raddin Room, and are one hour long.
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/
The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders would like to notify residents regarding our free COVID-19 walk-up test site in Hillside on Thursday, September 3rd, 4pm –7pm at Sanford Park (274 Hillside Avenue) provided by the Union County COVID-19 Mobile Test Unit. No appointment is necessary for this walk-up. Mask required. Bring a smartphone or tablet. No food/drink 30 minutes prior. Test results are available in under three days.
The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders would like to notify residents regarding our free COVID-19 walk-up test site in Garwood Borough on Thursday, September 10th, 10am-Noon at the Garwood Fire Department (415 South Avenue) provided by the Union County COVID-19 Mobile Test Unit. Masks required. Appointment required. https://ucnj.org/walkup