October 14, 2009 THE VILLADOM TIMES IV • Page 17 Ramsey Review Marching band to sell hoagies Members of the Ramsey High School Big Blue Marching Band and Color Guard will be ringing doorbells now through Sunday, Oct. 18, for the annual Hoagie Sale. Hoagies will be delivered on Saturday, Oct. 24. Proceeds from the sale help the band and guard travel to various competitions. Donations are always welcome. Crop Walk, book groups set The First Presbyterian Church, located at 15 Shuart Lane in Ramsey, will participate in the Annual Area Crop Walk on Sunday, Oct. 18 at 1:15 p.m. All are welcome to join in the walk against hunger. Call (201) 3273879. Literary Ladies will meet on Wednesday, Oct. 28 at 10 a.m. John Updike’s “My Father’s Tears and Other Stories” will be discussed For information about this group, call Jane Moser at (845) 504-5179. The Connections Book Group will discuss “The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society” by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows on Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 7:30 p.m. in the Metzger Room. Copies of this book are available at the Ramsey Library’s temporary location at 171 Lake Street. All are welcome. For more information, call Di French at (201) 327-4596. Cablevision broadcasts the Sunday services on Tuesdays and Wednesdays on Channel 76/77 from 5 to 6 p.m. Parent support group forming A support group is forming for parents of special needs children who live in Ramsey or Saddle River, or have children in those districts. This group will meet the fourth Monday of the month at 7:30 p.m. at The Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, 55 Wyckoff Avenue, Ramsey. The first meeting will be held on Oct. 26. The focus will be to share, learn, advocate, network, and support each other. For more information, contact Stephanie Doyle or Christine Mazzola at rsrpsnc@gmail. com. Seniors plan activities Sign up for the Ramsey Seniors’ bus trip to New York City to see “39 Steps” on Wed. Nov.11 has begun at Ramsey Borough Hall. The price of $80 includes transportation, lunch at Carmine’s, and the show. Checks should be made payable to Ramsey Recreation. The tickets for this trip are for Ramsey residents only. An Oktoberfest will be held at the Finch Park senior center on Friday, Oct. 23 at noon. Price of $8 includes sauerbraten, red cabbage, potatoes, and dessert. Sign up now at borough hall. Seating is limited. Checks should be made payable to Ramsey Seniors. Bocci for Men will move to 1 p.m. instead of 10 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. For a complete list of activities, stop by the senior center or call (201) 825-3400 for a mailing. Teens available for employment YES, the Youth Employment Service, has Ramsey High School teens who will babysit, pet sit, garden, and can handle computer and office work, and a host of other responsibilitiess. Call (201) 7852300, extension 21983 or send an e-mail YES@ramsey.k12.nj.us. Poker tournament set The Greater Ramsey UNICO Chapter and the Knights of Columbus, Rev. Patrick S. Pindar Council #3962 have partnered to cosponsor a No Limit Texas Hold’em Charity Poker Tournament on Friday, Nov. 6 at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 48 Mechanic Street, Ramsey. Included in the evening will be a catered buffet dinner at 7 p.m. and the tournament at 8 p.m. First prize in the tournament is a $5,000 VISA gift card. There are more great prizes for every player who makes the final table, including a 50-inch high definition plasma TV, trips to Las Vegas, gift cards, and restaurant gift certificates. Tournament seats are limited. There is a $175 buy-in, with optional re-buys for $125 during first hour of play, and an optional $125 add-on at the end of the first hour. Players start with $3,000 in chips. Proceeds from this event will benefit local and national charitable organizations, such as the Jimmy V. Foundation for Cancer Research, Saint Jude’s Children’s Hospital, mental health, scholarships to graduating seniors at nearby high schools, the Center for Food Action of Northern New Jersey, and many others. To register, contact Joe Verdone at jv826v@optonline.net or (201) 825-8819. Military Bridge Night offered The Woman’s Club of Ramsey will host a Military Bridge Night on Saturday, Oct. 17 at the Masonic Lodge located at the corner of North Franklin Turnpike and Lake Street in Ramsey. Doors will open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 per person and may be purchased by calling Helen Mekita at (201) 327-5407. Admission includes special fundraisers, beverages, soft drinks, coffee, snacks, and desserts, and prizes for highest and lowest scores. Military Bridge is a card game in which participates rotate from table to table for each hand, trying to capture opponents’ flags. No experience is necessary. Club members will be on hand to teach the game. Proceeds from the evening will benefit local charities. For more information, contact Lisa Thompson at (201) 962-2554 in the evening. Lemonade & Cookie Sale planned In support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Junior Woman’s Club of Ramsey will hold its Annual Pink Lemonade & Cookie Sale on Saturday, Oct. 24 at the Ramsey Shop-Rite from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. All donations will go to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Contact Michelle at (201) 681-2001 for additional information, or visit online at www.RamseyJuniors. com. Pool updates available Municipal pool updates will be available to residents who want to be kept abreast of developments for the 2010 pool season via e-mail. Residents may visit ramseynj. com and request e-mail notifications. 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