Ridgewood March 11, 2009 THE VILLADOM TIMES II • Page 3 The Unitarian Society of Ridgewood present a series on Dafur on March 13, 14, and 15. The program will cover the heartaches, the facts, and a call to action. The series will begin at 7:30 p.m. on March 13 with a screening of the film “Dafur Now,” a story of hope and a call to end the catastrophe in Darfur, Sudan. The documentary shows the struggles and achievements of six individuals from inside Darfur and around the world. These individuals bring to light the tragedy in the Sudan and show how the actions of just one person can make a difference to millions. Unitarian Society program to focus on Darfur There will be a discussion following the film led by Adeeb Abdel Rhamn Yousif and David Wilcock. Yousif is chair of the Darfur Reconciliation and Development Organization, an independent, non-partisan NGO. Wilcock has worked in 20 different African countries as a Peace Corps volunteer, the World Bank, and the United Nations. On March 14, starting at 6 p.m., there will be a light dinner followed by a panel discussion. The title of the discussion, “Never Again: Six Years and the Atrocities Continue in Darfur.” The panel members will be Dr. Hisham Osman, a Sudanese doctor who will discuss how health is Ridgewood Parks and Recreation, with sponsorship from the New Jersey Governor’s Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, will offer middle school mixers in March as follows for seventh graders on Friday, March 20, from 7 to 10 p.m. The eighth grade mixer will be on Friday, March 27 from 7 to 10 p.m. This is a great opportunity for students from both middle schools to come together. Each evening Middle school mixers scheduled offers a fun karaoke challenge with DJ “Sound Illusions,” refreshments, fun and games. A $5 admission fee will be charged at the door. The Community Center is located in Village Hall, 131 North Maple Avenue. Contact the Community Center at (201) 670-5500, extension 301. used as a weapon; Adeeb Abdel Rhman Yousif, who will discuss strategies used by NGOs; Zoya Craig, who joined the UU-UNO as their program manager after several years at the Coalition for the International Criminal Court and the Federalist Movement Institute for Global Policy; and David Wilcock. On Sunday March 15, the plate collection at the Unitarian Society of Ridgewood will go to the UUSC Women of Darfur project. A donation will be accepted for each event. Child care will be available if requested in advance. E-mail Harry Seymour at harryseymour@optonline.net. The Unitarian Society is located at 113 Cottage Place in Ridgewood. Call (201) 444-6225 or visit www.uuridgewood.org. Learn the fundamentals of sewing so you too can be a designer. Does Your Child Want to Be a Designer? RE-SOLE•RE-HEEL BILL’S SHOE REPAIR Rated the “Best Shoe Repair Shop ” by (201) Magazine Authorized K 24 Years in Shoe Repair TOC BIRKENS AM • Expert Shoe Repair and VIBRnter • Riding Boots, Cowboy Boots Repair Ce • Golf Shoes, Zippers and more... 654 Godwin Ave, Midland Park, NJ • 201-493-1011 Hours: Tues-Fri 8:30-5:30 • Sat 8:30-4:00 • Closed Mon This St. Patrick’s Day! GO GREEN Needlecraft School Virginia Fawcett Classes for Children 4 to 18 Enrollment is Ongoing. Register Now for Summer Camp. 216 Godwin Ave, Midland Park • 201-444-2976 Teaching Children and Adults Sewing and Designing Skills for Over 30 Years... Welcome to • Well and sick visits • School, camp, sports and work physicals • Complimentary prenatal consultations • Same-day appointments available • Electronic medical records with electronic prescriptions • Board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics We are accepting new patients from newborns to age 21. Call (201) 485-7557 to schedule an appointment 810 Franklin Avenue Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417 www.milestonespediatrics.com