November 11, 2009 THE VILLADOM TIMES IV • Page 19 Ramsey Review Thanksgiving food donations sought Ramsey Responds will be collecting Thanksgiving food donations at the Senior Citizens Center in Finch Park on Friday, Nov. 20 from 2 to 4 p.m. Families may also send donations to school with their children the week of Nov. 16 through 20. Baskets will be delivered to Ramsey families the evening of Nov. 20. Items needed are canned fruits and vegetables, gravy, yams, rice, instant potatoes, rolls, soup, canned juices, stuffing, coffee and tea, cranberry sauce, frozen turkeys, salad dressing, pie crust, pie filling, and Shop-Rite gift cards. Any resident needing assistance may call Ramsey Responds at (201) 312-4843. Ramsey Responds is a volunteer organization dedicated to helping neighbors in need. Volunteers are needed to help with this event and other projects. Financial donations are always welcome. Checks may be mailed to Ramsey Responds, P.O. Box 724, Ramsey, NJ 07446. Community entertainment groups sought Community groups interested in performing during the Fifth Annual Home for the Holidays event, scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 5, are invited to contact the Ramsey Volunteer Fire Department by visiting the website at ramseyfd. com (under events) or Home for the Holidays activities will begin at 6 p.m. when Main Street will be closed to vehicular traffic and designated as a Walking Mall, with shops open to visitors, music, entertainment and visits with Santa. The evening’s events will include a parade, which steps off at 7:15 p.m. New this year will be a stage at the center island for additional entertainment. ‘Best of Open Mic’ to be presented Ramsey Fine Arts Council will present “Best of Open Mic” on Wednesday, Nov. 18 at 8:30 p.m. at Brady’s at the Station. Hosted by Zeke Carey and Friends, the event will feature performers from previous Open Mic events and will conclude the 2009 season. For more information, visit Holiday ‘Hollyberry’ Fair set The annual Holiday “Hollyberry” Fair at Saint John’s Memorial Episcopal Church, located at the corner of Main Street and Franklin Turnpike in Ramsey, will be held on Friday, Nov. 13 from 7 to 9, and Saturday, Nov. 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The fair will include wine and hors d’oeuvres with the $7 admission fee on Friday night. On Saturday the event is free. Attendees will be treated to an old-fashioned Christmas with handcrafted items (no vendors), a gourmet food shop, a bakers’ table featuring homemade apple pies and an assortment of gourmet treats, specialty gift baskets, a Talents & Treasures fundraiser, upscale Attic Treasures, and a book nook with CDs, DVDs, and videos. For more information on this event and other church activities, contact the church at (201) 327-0703 or via e-mail at stjohns-ramsey@verizon. net or on the Internet at Leisure Club plans Atlantic City trip The Leisure Club is hosting a trip to the Tropicana Casino in Atlantic City to see “Miracle on 34th Street” on Wednesday, Dec. 16. The day will include bus transportation and a four-course lunch at Carmine’s. For more details and prices, call (201) 327-4170. (continued on page 21) We Have The Exact Leaf Blower For Your Needs! CONTROL THE WIND High Output Power Blowers • Patent Pending Design • Aerodynamic Computer Designed Impeller • 3 Large Pneumatic Tires • 5 Year Limited Warranty • Split Discharge Deflector Eliminates Blow-Back • A Size for Every Need PROFESSIONALS DEMAND LITTLE WONDER®, SHOULDN’T YOU? The new PB-620 is Echo’s powerful backpack blower with over 185 MPH and over 530 CFM. • Extra large diameter pipes for the ultimate in blowing performance. • Commercial grade engine and air filtration system. 27 Franklin Turnpike Waldwick 201-652-5666 OPEN SUNDAY 9-3 Mon-Wed 7:30-6, Thurs & Fri 7:30-8 Sat 8-5 ��������� �������������������������� ������������������������������� ����������������������������������������������� ��������������������� ������������������������������������������������� ���������������������������������������� ���������������������� ��������������� �������������������� ������������������������������������� �������������� ����������������������������������� ���������������������������� �������������� �������������� ������������ ������������������������� ����������������������