Mahwah Minutes University announces Dean’s List The University of Delaware in Newark, Delaware has named the following Mahwah students to its Dean’s List for the spring 2009 semester: Melissa Ann Koenig, a senior exercise science major in the College of Health Sciences; Kristian J McMillan, a sophomore finance major in the College of Business and Economics; and Katelyn Anne Schatmeyer, a sophomore marketing 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. Networking breakfast introduces WinterFest The Mahwah Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold a networking breakfast on Wednesday, Aug. 19, from 8 to 10 a.m. at the Kingsbridge Diner, 44 Franklin Turnpike in Mahwah. MRCC’s WinterFest is a community-focused program of intergenerational, interfaith, and intercultural events planned for December 2009 through January 2010 in and around Mahwah. Learn more about WinterFest while enjoying breakfast. Cost for Chamber members is $20 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. Car Wash scheduled The Ramapo Reformed Church will hold a Car Wash on Saturday, Aug. 15 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in front of the church located at 100 Island Road. All donations will go toward the fund to replace the boiler in the education building, which is used for a nursery school and community events throughout the year. Dress for Success and high tea planned The Mahwah Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold a high tea for members and non-members on Thursday, Aug. 13, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Bon Appetit, The French Bakery and Café at 80 Franklin Turnpike in Mahwah. A dress for success discussion will be accompanied by tea, assorted finger sandwiches, savories, scones, and special desserts at this unique networking event. At 5:15 p.m., the program will feature a demonstration of the history of women’s and men’s fashion in business, and show women August 12, 2009 THE VILLADOM TIMES IV • Page 11 how to update their present wardrobe for today’s office and big screen blockbusters that light up movie screens every what to wear from the office to an evening social. summer. The schedule includes: “Get Smart” on Aug. 20, The cost is $25 for Chamber members and $35 for and “Speed Racer” on Aug. 27. These films are free. The non-members, including high tea. Prepaid registration is library will provide popcorn and drinks. No tickets are necrequired; an additional $5 processing fee will be charged if essary. Call (201) 529-READ. paid the day of the event. For reservations, register online at or call the Chamber office at (201) Job search materials available 529-5566. Space is limited. The Mahwah Public Library has put some of its job search materials front and center. Research materials Chesterton novel to be discussed include books on job searches, writing resumes and cover The Mahwah Public Library Morning Book Discussion letters, interviewing, networking, franchising, starting your Group will meet on Monday Aug. 17 at 10:30 a.m. and the own business, finding a civil service job, and more. There Evening Book Discussion Group will meet Wednesday are DVDs on grooming and dressing for success, getting a Aug. 26 at 7 p.m. to discuss G.K. Chesterton’s “The Man first job, planning a career, money management, the right Who Was Thursday.” part-time job, and a virtual job interview. There is a new Chesterton is now renowned for his Father Brown mys- brochure called “Jobseekers” that contains employment and teries, but during his lifetime he was equally famous for his career information on the web. Check out the “Job Center” religious writings and short stories. “The Man Who Was bulletin board postings. Thursday” is his masterpiece and most famous novel. It is The library has two public computers for resume writChesterton’s profound allegory on God-given free will and ing. There are eight public Internet computers that can be nature with its strange mixture of good and evil distinct used for applying for unemployment benefits and checking from God, as a mask hiding the transcendental face of the out job websites. The Mahwah Public Library is located at creator. 100 Ridge Road. Call (201) 529-READ. Both discussion groups are seeking new members. Call or visit the library. The Mahwah Public Library is located at 100 Ridge Road. Call (201) 529-READ or visit mahwah. Villadom TIMES welcomes press releases and for information. tographs from our readers. Items may be e-mailed to Deadline is Wednesday at noon. Exhibit features Pompa’s art Mahwah resident Michael A. Pompa’s artwork will be featured at the township’s public library during the month of August. Pompa, a retired contractor, studied art at the Brooklyn Academy of Art in New York. His appreciation for the beauty of life, respect for the human qualities of life and his keen sense of humor are evident in his renderings. But STILL After suffering with detachments of the retina in both eyes in 2003, Pompa is now legally blind. Employing a can’t lose that variety of vision-enhancing tools and preferring oil paint Tummy or Cellulite? as his medium, he has changed his style of painting and feeling for the subject matter he envisions and paints. 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