November 11, 2009 THE VILLADOM TIMES I • Page 31 Franklin Lakes Scribe Republican Club hosts meeting Franklin Lakes Republican Club will meet on Tuesday, Nov. 10 at 8 p.m. at the Bender Court Fire Department Headquarters. All are invited. The club meets monthly September through May on the second Tuesday at 8 p.m. For more information, visit Library board to meet The Franklin Lakes Public Library Board of Trustees will meet on Monday, Nov. 16 at 7:30 p.m. in the Local History Room. The meeting is open to the public. For more information, contact the library at (201) 891-2224. Yoga class offered The Franklin Lakes Recreation and Parks Department is offering a yoga class on Thursday, Nov. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Community Center, 1 Vichiconti Way. Class participants will experience yoga’s meditative focus and intensity. This class is open to first time and regular practitioners of yoga. The class is free for Community Center members and $10 for non-members. Deadline for registration is Nov. 16. Opera selections to be performed Allegro Singers will present Ruth Cunningham & Friends performing arias and duets from a variety of famous operas at the Franklin Lakes Public Library on Nov. 15 at 3 p.m. All are invited to this free concert. Call (201) 891-2224 for more information. Holiday Boutique planned The Barnert Temple Sisterhood will present its annual Holiday Boutique on Sunday, Nov. 15 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The boutique, which is open to the public, will be held at the temple, 747 Route 208 South, Franklin Lakes. Admission is free. Over 50 vendors will present merchandise, including jewelry, stationery, toys, handbags, hostess gifts, personal- ized gifts, baby clothes and gifts, toys, and tie-dyed items. The Barnert Temple Youth Group will offer babysitting from noon to 3 p.m. and will be running the Grilled Cheese & Soup if You Please Café. Visa and MasterCard will be accepted, and there is plenty of free parking. Call (201) 848-1800. Freewrite Club forming at library Young writers are invited to meet at the Franklin Lakes Library on Tuesdays, Nov. 10 through Dec. 15 between 4 and 5:30 p.m. The Just-for-Fun Freewrite Club is a sixweek writers group for students in grades seven and up. Writers are invited to explore, question, and work things out for themselves through words and sharing. Sign-up by e-mailing, call the library at (201) 891-2224, or register online through the library’s event calendar at Get organized for the holidays On Nov. 10 at 7 p.m., Bernadette and Susan of Attention 2 Detail will offer a seminar, “Get Organized for the Holidays,” at the Franklin Lakes Library. Learn to use a timeline of activities to ensure a successful, stress-free holiday season. The program will conclude with a free bow-making demonstration. All are welcome. The library is located on DeKorte Drive. Brunch and boutique shopping set The Franklin Lakes Branch of the Valley Hospital Auxiliary is hosting a “Pre-Holiday Brunch & Boutique Shopping Fundraiser Extravaganza” on Thursday, Nov. 12 at the Indian Trail Club, 830 Franklin Lake Road in Franklin Lakes. Brunch will be served from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and boutique shopping will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be more than 20 vendor booths selling clothing, jewelry and accessories, holiday ornaments, beauty items, baby items, home accessories, hand-painted doll furniture and clothing, American Girl size and many others. Tickets are $30 with proceeds going to Valley Hospital to support the 64-slice CT Scanner, expand the Inpatient Pediatric Unit, improve the Women’s Health Unit and provide program support for the Butterflies Pediatric Hospice Program of Valley Home Care. For additional information, call Ann Swist at (201) 337-7262 or Nancy Davidson at (201) 337-0154. Vendors interested in reserving space may contact Nancy Davidson at (201) 337-0154. Holocaust denial, anti-Semitism discussed “The Phenonema of Holocaust Denial and the New Antisemitism” will discussed at Barnert Temple in Franklin Lakes from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 1. Ephaim Kaye, director of international seminars at the International School for Holocaust Studies at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial Museum in Israel, will lead the program. Kaye has taught about the Holocaust for nearly three decades in Israeli high schools and colleges. In 1993, he was appointed director of international seminars, and has since led over 200 international seminars with participants from over 25 countries. He has organized four international conferences on the topic, and has led more than 17 trips to Poland for high school students, graduates of Yad Vashem seminars, and Israel Defense Force officers. Kaye holds a first and second degree in modern Jewish history and the history of the Holocaust from Hebrew University in Jerusalem. He is a published author of numerous articles and books on the subject and has been a guest speaker at Holocaust centers throughout the world. This program is being sponsored by the Barnert Temple Sisterhood and is open to the public. Donations are welcome. For more information, call (201) 848-1800. The temple is located at 747 Route 208 South in Franklin Lakes. Talents & Treasures Fundraiser underway The Presbyterian Church at Franklin Lakes will hold its annual Talents and Treasures Fundraiser through Nov. 30. Offerings include vacation spots, restaurant gift certificates, jewelry, luggage, linens, artwork, and collectibles. Items are on view Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and following the 10 a.m. worship on Sunday. The church is located at 730 Franklin Lake Road, Franklin Lakes. 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