Page 2 THE VILLADOM TIMES I, II, III & IV • August 12, 2009 Villadom Happenings Class of 1954 sets reunion Garfield High School’s Class of 1954 is seeking classmates for the 55th reunion on Sept. 19. The reunion will be held at the Brick House on Godwin Avenue in Wyckoff at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $65. Contact Rudy Monteleone at for more information. t Vendors sought for fall boutique Spaces are still available for Glen Rock Jewish Center’s Fabulous Fall Boutique planned for Sunday, Oct. 18 from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The boutique will be open to the entire community. Each space, complete with a six-foot table, costs $40. Additional tables are available for $15 each. For more information, or to request a contract, contact admin@grjc. org or call (201) 652-6624. The Glen Rock Jewish Center is located at 682 Harristown Road in Glen Rock. Computer instruction available Christian Health Care Center in Wyckoff is offering a two-day computer course open to the community. “Introduction to Excel” is being offered from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday, Aug. 20 (Part I), and 9 a.m. to noon Friday, Aug. 21 (Part II), at the center’s campus, located at 301 Sicomac Avenue in Wyckoff. Class size is limited, and participants are required to pre-register. The course fee is $25 and includes hands-on training and training materials. For more information or to register, call (201) 848-7530. For more information about this and other events, visit the CHCC website at Card exchange planned The Mahwah Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold a Business Card Exchange on Tuesday, Aug. 25 from 6 to 8 p.m., at Citibank, 28-32 East Ridgewood Avenue, Ridgewood. Participants should bring extra business cards. The cost is $15 for Chamber members and $30 for nonmembers. Prepaid registration is required; an additional $5 processing fee will be charged if paid the day of event. Register online at or call the Chamber office at (201) 529-5566. Ridgewood Y hosts Golf Outing Ridgewood YMCA is hosting its 36th Annual Golf Outing on Monday, Sept. 21 at the Knickerbocker Country Club in Tenafly. Eleven participants of the outing who qualify will get the opportunity to take part in the Park Avenue BMW PuttOff where the grand prize is a free lease on a new BMW. All money raised during the event supports the Ridgewood YMCA’s Good Works Programs, including scholarships for young people and families who have financial limitations and programs that help people with other limitations and challenges. For more information, or to sign up for the outing, call Jen Batelli at the Ridgewood YMCA, (201) 444-5600 extension 320. County Fair comes to Van Saun Park Bergen County’s 4-H and master gardeners will hold a County Fair at Van Saun Park in Paramus on Saturday, Aug.15. The rain date is Sunday, Aug. 16. Fair hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pack a picnic lunch and enjoy a day with the family. Admission and parking are free. Participants are asked to bring a non-perishable food donation for Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry. There will be live performances by The Jerzey Girlz, The School of Rock, and The Tony Rivera Band. Educational demonstrations and hands-on activities will include horticultural therapy, healthy lifestyles, planting station, pond ecology, beekeeping, and more. Visitors will view baby chicks hatching, learn about Seeing Eye dogs, and learn how to build a roller coaster. Homeowner related exhibits will include lawn care, soil conservation, recycling, composting, and fire safety. Also shown will be prize-winning 4-H members’ exhibits of flowers, vegetables, art, photos, stories, poems, sewing, cooking, crafts, and woodworking. A primary purpose of the Bergen County 4-H Fair is to showcase youth creativity and reward children in the county for this year’s projects and other creative activities. For more information on the event, or on becoming a volunteer or member of 4-H, contact Monique Bliss at (201) Most Rev. John W. Flesey, regional bishop of the Newark Archdiocese and pastor of Most Blessed Sacrament R.C. Church, Franklin Lakes, blesses the latest batch of prayer shawls and blankets made by members of the newly formed Prayer Shawl Ministry at the parish. Members of the group meet weekly to create knitted and crocheted prayer shawls and lap blankets for the sick and elderly and expectant mothers facing problem pregnancies or anxiety. Pictured at left is Cathy Kincaid, weekly participant and packaging and presentation coordinator. In the center is Dr. Lauren Longo, Ph.D., group founder/leader and assistant to Bishop Flesey. Since the group’s founding last fall, dozens of prayer shawls and blankets have been made by participants. The ministry is now seeking donations of yarn for shawls and blankets. It also welcomes knitters outside the parish. For information, contact Blanket blessing 336-6785 or e-mail: Herb gardening program offered The Edible Herb Garden will be the topic at Jacobsen Landscaping’s free seminar by Jessica Agnello on Tuesday, Aug. 18 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The program will be held at 11 Barnstable Court in Saddle River. Agnello will demonstrate how to grow a herb garden and Jo Marie Quinn and Nanci Gregory will give a demonstration on cooking with herbs. Light fare and refreshments will be served. Participants should wear comfortable shoes. Space is limited. RSVP to Betty Wiest at (201) 825-4440 or at The rain date will be Aug. 25. Luau for seniors coming up Northwest Bergen Regional Senior Center will host a luau on Wednesday, Aug. 19 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the center located in Midland Park. Music will be provided by Peter Lieberman. All area seniors 60 and over are welcome to attend. The menu includes paradise chicken, tropical rice, Polynesian vegetables, tomato soup, hot and cold beverages, and pineapple upside down surprise. Dress is island casual. Cost is $10 per person. Register by noon on Tuesday, Aug. 18. Payments can be mailed or made in person to the center at 46-50 Center Street, Midland Park, NJ 07432 For more information call (201) 445-5690. stone Church in Wyckoff on Sunday, Aug. 23 at 3 p.m. The program is to benefit Eastern Christian Children’s Retreat. ��������������������������� Published every Wednesday by The Villadom TIMES Inc. P Box 96 (333 Godwin Avenue) .O. Midland Park, New Jersey 07432 General Office: 201-652-0744 • Fax: 201-670-4745 email: Franklin Lakes, Wyckoff, Midland Park Ridgewood, Glen Rock Allendale, Waldwick, Ho-Ho-Kus, Saddle River, Upper Saddle River, Ramsey, Mahwah ZONE 1 ZONE 2 ZONE 3 ZONE 4 ALBERT & ESTER VIERHEILIG Publishers Jennifer Crusco, Editor Nancy Badkin Antlitz, Art Director Staff Artists: Janine Mistretta • Allison Sosinsky Peggy Carriero • Karl Vierheilig Editorial Staff: John Koster • Frank J. McMahon Classified Department: Karen Rau Advertising Representatives: Pat Mazzacano • Kathy Scarpelli Mike Lynn • Joan Wilkinson . Salt Water Anglers to meet The Salt Water Anglers of Bergen County will meet on Tuesday, Aug. 18 at the American Legion Post #170 located at 33 West Passaic Street in Rochelle Park. There will be a program on fish tagging by the American Littorial Society’s Jeff Demen. Non-members are asked to contribute $5 to attend the presentation. The fee can be applied to a new club membership. 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