August 12, 2009 THE VILLADOM TIMES III • Page 11 Ho-Ho-Kus Jottings Garden Party slated The Contemporary Club of Ho-Ho-Kus will host its annual Garden Party on Sunday, Sept. 13 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the home of a member. The club welcomes all guests, prospective members, and new and old members to this friendly gathering. The event will begin the club’s 2009-10 year and mark its 80th anniversary as a community organization. Meet new friends and reconnect with old friends. Members should send the $10 fee payable to The Contemporary Club of Ho-Ho-Kus to Ranee Blood at 1 Saddle Brook Drive by Sept. 5. Guests and prospective members are welcome free of charge. For any questions regarding this event, call Ranee Blood at (201) 444-4669. Additional information is available on the club’s website at University announces Dean’s List The University of Delaware in Newark, Delaware has named the following Ho-Ho-Kus students to its Dean’s List for the spring 2009 semester: Sarah Elizabeth Gelotte, a sophomore English major in the College of Arts and Sciences; and John Joseph McCarthy, a junior marketing and operations management major in the College of Business and Economics. To be placed on the Dean’s List a student must have a grade point average of 3.33 or above for the semester. Vacation Bible School set Ho-Ho-Kus Community Church is holding Vacation Bible School Aug. 17 through 21 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Children will participate in a hands-on mission project, Operation Kid-to-Kid™ that involves millions of other children across North America. Participants’ Bible learning will involve seeing, hearing, touching and tasting, and team building games and songs. To register, log on to and click on VBS 2009 link. The cost is $25 for the first child, $20 for the second, and $15 for each additional child. For more information contact Donna Howell at Library accepts exhibits The Worth-Pinkham Memorial Library invites local artists, collectors or area residents with interesting collections to contact the library if they would be interested in displaying their collections at the library located at 91 Warren Avenue. The items would be on display for a month’s time. Interested individuals should contact the library director, Sandy Witkowski at (201) 445-8078. VFW welcomes new members The Ho-Ho-Kus VFW, which serves Ho-Ho-Kus and Ridgewood, welcomes new members. The group meets on the second Wednesday of every month at 7:30 p.m. at the Post Home, 620 Cliff Street, Ho-Ho-Kus. For additional information, call (201) 445-1121. Local phone directory available The Woman’s Club of Ho-Ho-Kus has phone directories of the town available for sale. They can be purchased at borough hall, located at 333 Warren Avenue, for $5 each. All proceeds will support the club’s philanthropic programs, including the scholarship fund for local students. Volunteers wanted for local boards Ho-Ho-Kus residents who are interested in serving on one of the borough’s volunteer boards may contact Joanne McDonald at borough hall, (201) 652-4400. Openings occur at various times on various boards, including the planning board, zoning board of adjustment, and board of health. Sewing group to meet The sewing group that is held at the Worth-Pinkham Memorial Library now meets the first Thursday of each month. The group will meet from 7:15 to 9 p.m. For more information call Gail Fayerweather at (201) 652-1599. Library service for homebound or sick available The Worth-Pinkham Memorial Library in Ho-Ho-Kus provides a delivery service for the elderly, homebound, or sick. A resident will be delivering books to borough residents on the first or third Thursday afternoon of each month. Books will be delivered after 2 p.m. Residents can decide which day they would like delivery. To receive books at home, call the library on the Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday before delivery. A librarian will take name, address, phone number and book requests. Participants must have a current library card. The staff will assist residents in applying for one. Book requests will be filled as best as possible with the understanding that new and popular books may not be available when first requested. Delivery is one Thursday per month only. Requests must be made during library hours. Messages left on the answering machine will not be filled. There will be no late fees for overdue books with this service. Call (201) 445-8078. Library hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday from 1 to 5 p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m. The library is located at 91 Warren Avenue in Ho-Ho-Kus. Volunteer Office Cookbook available “Treasures from Ho-Ho-Kus,” a revised version of the “Ho-Ho-Kus Hostesses” (1975) is now available from the Contemporary Club for $20. This cookbook contains favorite recipes from residents, U.S. presidents, the Ho-Ho-Kus Inn, and the Hermitage. Proceeds from this year will go to The Community Church of Ho-Ho-Kus. To obtain a copy contact Sandra Alworth at (201) 447-1438. Cookbooks are also available at Ho-Ho-Kus Borough Hall. Press releases and photographs may be sent to Deadline is Wednesday at noon. Waldwick Chamber of Commerce Waldwick Day Sunday, September 27, 2009 (Raindate: Sunday, October 4th) 6th Annual 12 noon-4 pm – Borough Park Registered Chamber members have an opportunity to showcase their goods and services by signing up for a table or may choose to sponsor an attraction and/or activity or can do both. MERCHANT REGISTRATION EXTENDED TO AUGUST 25, 2009 Business Name:_________________________________________________ Address: _______________________________________________________ Phone #: ______________________________________________________ Contact: _______________________________________________________ Tables ($50.00 each) – how many will you need? _____ (includes: 6’ table, linen, 2 white folding chairs and table sign) Sponsorship: Please select Gold ($150) or Silver ($100) (Mention in the newspaper as well as on posters displayed on Waldwick Day) Please mail check to: Waldwick COC, P.O Box 323 Waldwick, NJ 07463 Call Chamber Secretary Kim Post at 201-693-6734 for additional information Serving Northern New Jersey LICENSED BY THE NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION LIC# 29703 MIDLAND PARK, NJ – 201.988.5428