March 11, 2009 THE VILLADOM TIMES III • Page 23 Allendale Notebook Spring Craft, Storytime offered The Allendale Newcomers Club’s Not for Kids Only program will feature a special Spring Craft and Storytime at the Allendale Library on Friday March 27 at 2:30 p.m. Children ages two through six, accompanied by an adult, are invited to register for this free event. Registration is required with Mrs. Tara at (201) 327-4338. Space is limited; registration ends March 25. Children should be dressed for painting. Club membership is annual and runs from September through June. New members may join throughout the year. Join the club to meet new friends, attend daytime and evening social events, participate in play groups, discuss current books at the book club, and more! Send an e-mail to or log on to for more information. Ladies Night Out set The Allendale Newcomers’ Ladies Night Out is scheduled on Thursday, May 7 from 8 to 10 p.m. at Bondgard Allendale Cheese Shop. This event will include cheese tasting with wines and refreshments. The cost is $35. Space is limited. Sign up through the new RSVP e-mail address: Bondgard Allendale Cheese Shop is located at 85 West Allendale Avenue in Allendale. Men’s Night Out announced The Allendale Newcomers’ Men’s Night Out Dinner will be held Thursday, March 19 to coincide with the first round of the 2009 NCAA Men’s College Basketball Tournament. The dinner will take place at 7 p.m. in the third floor party room at the Allendale Bar and Grill. Who will make it to the Final Four? Will there be a “Cinderella” team this year? Answers to these questions start this evening. Price of admission for this all-you-caneat event is $25 per person. RSVP to Joe Maimone at Jmai Interfaith Lenten study at Archer For the Lenten season, Archer United Methodist Church is hosting a weekly Interfaith Study open to all who would like to explore and learn about different faiths. All sessions are held on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. in the lounge. On March 10, the speaker will be Jodi Gandhi of the Hindu Community; on March 17, Rabbi Selig Saltzman Crafty kids visit CHCC will speak; on March 24, hear Sheryl Edsall discuss Buddhism; and on March 31, Dr. Nadar will discuss Islam. Archer UMC is located at the corner of Franklin Turnpike and East Allendale Avenue in Allendale. For more information, call (201) 327-0020. Club sets ‘Fashion for Food’ The Allendale Woman’s Club will host its “Fashion for Food” benefit on April 15. All proceeds from this event will be donated to charity, with the primary beneficiary Allendale Daisy Troop 1053 recently visited The Longview Assisted Living Residence at Christian Health Care Center in Wyckoff and participated in an inter-generational craft activity. Seated: Longview resident Pauline Port. Standing: Daisy troop members Juliana Mercurio, Eva Hitt and Ashleigh Ohnigian. designated as the Center for Food Action. The fundraiser will be held at Seasons in Washington Township. Tickets to Fashion for Food are $60 per person and may be purchased by mail by contacting Lisa Monard at (201) 236-9844 or via e-mail at A preevent registration will be held April 7 from 1 to 4 p.m. at Allendale Borough Hall. Food pantry donations will be collected on this day and at the door on April 15. For additional information access the club’s website