September 16, 2009 THE VILLADOM TIMES I • Page 33 Franklin Lakes Scribe Chabad to hold High Holiday services In celebration of the upcoming Jewish High Holidays, the Chabad Jewish Center is offering free High Holiday services for the community at the Ramapo High School Auditorium located at 331 George Street in Franklin Lakes. The traditional, warm, and interactive services are led in a mixed English/Hebrew format and are complemented by a simultaneous children’s program and a Kiddush brunch following services. The High Holidays celebrate the Jewish New Year and Day of Atonement. Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown on Sept. 18 and concludes at nightfall of Sept. 20. Yom Kippur begins at sundown on Sept. 27 and concludes at nightfall on Sept. 28. RSVP at or to Rabbi Kaplan at (201) 848-0449. Tickets are free; donations are welcome. Wine Tasting set The Franklin Lakes Lions Club will host a Wine Tasting on Friday, Oct. 30 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Indian Trail Club on Franklin Lake Road in Frankin Lakes. The cost of $85 per person includes a variety of wines from the Wine Seller of Ridgewood, appetizers, hot buffet, a pasta station, dessert, and coffee. Proceeds from this event will go to charities supported by the Lions Club, including Oasis, Eva’s Village, Franklin Lakes Ambulance Corps, Saint Joseph’s School for the Blind, and The Seeing Eye dog program. For tickets and information contact Dave Kampschmidt at (201) 405-2043. Intrepid Museum fundraiser planned The Matthew Larson Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation (IronMatt) will host a dinner and auction at the Intrepid Air, Sea & Space Museum, on Thursday, Sept. 24 at 6:30 p.m. The Intrepid, a National Historic Landmark, is located at One Intrepid Square, 12th Avenue and 46th Street, New York, New York. When seven-year-old Matthew Larson lost his battle with cancer, his family founded foundation to help other young children and their families as they struggle to beat this disease. For more information about this event, contact Kelly Larson at (201) 410-2751 or visit the website at High Holiday services offered to community The Barnert Temple of Franklin Lakes invites anyone who is interested in a Reform Jewish experience to its Young Family and to its Yizkor services at this year’s High Holidays. Services on Rosh Hashanah, Saturday, Sept. 19, and on Yom Kippur, Monday, Sept. 28 will welcome non-members to participate, at no cost, in the Young Family Services, which are targeted to those with children four years and younger. The Yizkor (Remembrance) Service will be held in the afternoon on Yom Kippur, Monday, Sept. 28. Barnert Temple requires that tickets be issued in advance. For pick up information, call the temple at (201) 848-1800 or visit online at For information about joining the Barnert Temple, contact Alice Kintisch, membership liaison, at (201) 8481800. The circus comes to town The Franklin Lakes Lions Club will once again be hosting the Zerbini Circus on Sunday, Sept. 20 at McBride Field on Franklin Lakes Road in Franklin Lakes. Show times are 1, 3, and 5 p.m. Ticket prices are $9 in advance and $11 the day of the circus. Children under age three will be admitted free of charge. Advanced tickets can be purchased at Cartridge World in the Franklin Crossing Shopping Center and TD Bank in the Urban Farms Shopping Center. The circus is held rain or shine under a new blue and yellow big top tent. This year’s show includes clowns, acrobats, aerialists, trapeze artists, a dog show, and an American buffalo. The circus will also have a food concession, pony and camel rides, and a ship slide. For further information (201) 891-3431. Jump-start your job search On Tuesday, Sept. 22 at 7 p.m., the Franklin Lakes Public Library will offer information on job searches. Join Bob Richards and Rick Pascal, experts in business personnel and job coaching, as they speak about resume construction, different ways to find a job, do’s and don’ts in interviews, employer and applicant questions, and recommended Internet sites and books for job searches. All are welcome. The library is located at 470 DeKorte Drive. Movie Matinees to begin The next Friday Movie Matinee at Franklin Lakes Public Library will be held at 1 p.m. on Sept. 25. Refreshments are provided and an afternoon of great fellowship takes place during these special events. Invite a friend. All are welcome to attend. Call the library at (201) 891-2224. ESL classes available for fall Beginning Wednesday, September 16, free ESL (English as a Second Language) Classes and an ESL Bible Study Classes will be available to the public at The Presbyterian Church at Franklin Lakes, 730 Franklin Lake Road, Franklin Lakes. Classes can be set up privately or in groups at the convenience of the student and teacher. ESL Bible Study Class is held each week on Wednesdays from 10 to 11 a.m. Anyone wishing to schedule lessons should call the church office at (201) 891-0511 or Reinkraut to exhibit Long-time Franklin Lakes resident Ellen Reinkraut is exhibiting her work during the month of September at the Franklin Lakes Public Library. This artist is inspired by the mystical elements of life. Reinkraut received special recognition by the inclusion of her work in a traveling exhibit: “Women Artists: Past and Present,” along with artists Mary Cassatt, Judy Chicago, and Miriam Shapiro. The library is located at 470 DeKorte Drive. Library hosts diabetes forum The American Diabetes Association will hold a Diabetes Forum at the Franklin Lakes Library on Sept.15 at 7 p.m. Dr. Joy Johnson, a certified geriatric pharmacist, will discuss types of diabetes, risks, and other pertinent information. Two young ambassadors will speak from a personal level about the effect diabetes has had on their individual lives. A question and answer session will follow the presentation. The library is located at 470 DeKorte Drive. Computer classes offered Franklin Lakes Public Library is offering basic computer classes. Beginning Computer and Internet Class, sessions I and II, will be taught on Sept. 16 and 23 from 11 a.m. to noon. No experience is required. A BCCLS Website Introduction Class is offered on Sept. 30 from 11 a.m. to noon. Patrons must have some previous experience on the Internet in order to take this class. A Genealogy 101 class will be held on Thursday, Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. This class will give information on the use of and provide valuable resources for locating relatives and other pertinent genealogy facts. Call (201) 891-2224 to register. 30 minutes of your time can save a life. Each year more than four million people ~ accident victims, patients undergoing surgery, and patients receiving treatment for leukemia, cancer or other diseases ~ are in need of a blood transfusion. Community Blood Services 970 Linwood Avenue, West Paramus, NJ 07652 It’s About Life! Your can make a difference in someone’s life by spending just 30 minutes donating blood. Call us today. Check our website: 201-444-3900