Calendar 4-16-14

By on April 21, 2014

 “Alive 2014” – Live Musical & Presentation
NEW JERSEY – The Church of Grace and Peace located at 1563 Old Freehold Road in Toms River will be hosting “Alive 2014” – a live musical and dramatic presentation of the greatest story ever told. Performances: Thursday, April 17; Friday, April 18 and Saturday, April 19 at 7 pm each night. Small children are not encouraged to attend due to graphic crucifixion scenes. Child care will be provided for children 10 and under. For more information call 732-349-1550 x 201.

Fundraiser At Mario’s Restaurant|
NEW JERSEY – The Girls for Life GS94626 a team in the Relay for Life Clifton will be partnering with Mario’s Restaurant and Pizzaria 710 Van Houten Avenue, Clifton for a fundraiser on Thursday, April 17. 10% of your pre-tax bill will be donated to the team. Enjoy your lunch or dinner and you will be supporting the team and be a part of contributing to cancer research to find a cure for cancer. Please bring this article with you and present it to your server so the team will know you supported them.  The annual Relay for Life of Clifton is set for Saturday, May 31, 2014 4 PM to Sunday June 1, 2014 6 AM at Clifton High School. Join us walking all day and night to fight cancer. For more information about Relay for Life Clifton visit www.relayforlife.org/cliftonnj.  If you need information on the services provided by ACS please visit cancer.org.

Divine Mercy Novena
NEW JERSEY – St. Philip the Apostle Church, 797 Valley Rd., Clifton, is pleased to once again celebrate Wednesday of the Divine Mercy Novena on April 23rd at 7:30 PM. Fr. Glenn Sudano, one of the founding members of the Community of Franciscan Friars of Renewal, will speak on the 6th Day of the Novena, “The Meek and Humble Souls and the Souls of Little Children”. The service includes Divine Mercy Prayers, Exposition, Chaplet, Procession with Monstrance, Benediction and Veneration of St. Faustina’s relic. Questions or further information contact Elaine at 973-472-9019.

Polish Club At George Mason University|
VIRGINIA – We are part of the Polish Club at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia and would love to reach out to anyone who might be interested in becoming a member. If you are Polish, have Polish origins, or are interested in Polish culture or language, we would love to meet you! If you know someone who might be interested in learning more about Poland, please forward this message. We are still a very small club, but we hope that this will change soon. We have many ideas and are very motivated to promote Poland and its culture among the GMU community. Our main interests are food, language, film and Polish culture in general. If these are things you enjoy as well, please don’t hesitate and e-mail us at mbienkow@gmu.edu. Please join us at https://getconnected.gmu.edu/organization/polish_club, you can also “like” us at https://www.facebook.com/groups/358392397528743/

Night Owl Bingo
NEW JERSEY – WAKE UP!!! WAKE UP!!! COME OUT AND PLAY. St Stanislaus Kostka Church is sponsoring a NIGHT OWL BINGO on Saturday, April 26. Doors open at 9:00 pm. Games start at 11:00 pm. FREE COFFEE ALL NIGHT. Kitchen will be open with a late night menu. Bingo will be held at the St. Stan’s school gym, 225 MacArthur Ave, Sayreville, NJ.  For more information please call Debbie at 732-613-0517 or the Parish office at 732-254-0212.

Daddy & Daughter Date Night!
NEW JERSEY – Attention all dads and their daughters!  The Clifton Recreation Department will be holding an exciting night out just for the two of you.  Join us at the Community Recreation Center on Friday, April 25, 2014 from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. for our Annual Daddy/Daughter Date Night.  Create an everlasting memory.  Enjoy elegant dining tables, a light dinner (served 6 – 6:45 p.m.), music and dancing, contests, billiards, board games, arts and crafts and much more.  All dads/daughters will have the opportunity to receive a photograph together during the evening (additional fee applies). Show your daughters a great night out on the town.  You’ll be sure to have a wonderful evening with your child and give mom some alone time or bonding time with the other kids.  The pre-registered cost is $5.00 per Daddy/Daughter (there is an additional $2.00 fee for multiple daughters attending with the same Dad).  The cost at the door, if tickets are still available, is $10.00 per Daddy/Daughter (there is an additional $5.00 fee for multiple daughters attending with the same Dad).  Pre-registration is strongly recommended. Tickets are limited to the first 200 participants and can be purchased at the Clifton Recreation Department, City Hall, 900 Clifton Ave., Clifton, NJ 07013.  For more information call the Recreation office at (973) 470-5956.

Thrift Shop
NEW JERSEY – St. John Lutheran Church in Passaic will hold a Thrift Shop on Saturday, May 3, from 9:30 am to 1 pm featuring spring and summer gently used clothing, toys, books and household items at low prices. The church is located at 140 Lexington Avenue.  For information call the church office at 973-779-1166 or call Margaret at 973-777-0322.

St. Therese and Divine Mercy Fundraiser Event
NEW JERSEY – In the spirit of the Easter Season, all are invited to join us on Thursday Evening, April 24th at 7 pm sharp at St. Mary’s Church, Nutley for a concert/talk on St. Therese (“the little flower”) and Divine Mercy. Three time Grammy nominee, singer, songwriter, and producer , Marty Rotella will perform a deeply moving musical concert and Rev. John Carlos DeSousa (Parochial Vicar, OL Fatima, Elizabeth) will speak on the centrality of Divine Mercy in the life and sprituality of St. Therese. Tickets are available in advance (and at the door). Half of the proceeds will go to the victims of the recent typhoon in the Phillippines and half will go for the support of the St. Therese Ministry, LLC.  For further information please contact Marty Kleber at Stthereseministry@gmail.com or (973) 865-9075.

HVPS Offers Scholarships
NEW YORK – Through its many activities, the Hudson Valley Polonaise Society members work to raise funds to support various programs and projects. The HVPS will be awarding two $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors who are of Polish descent. Seniors must be graduates of Orange County high schools; or the son or daughter of an active Hudson Valley Polonaise Society member. Graduating seniors who meet the criteria and who attended Orange County, NY high schools are encouraged to contact their Guidance Office for an application. The deadline for submission is May 15th, 2014.  If anyone needs more information, contact katrinae@frontiernet.net. The mission of the Hudson Valley Polonaise Society is to preserve the customs and traditions of Polish culture.

“Design Tips For Easy Care Gardens”
NEW JERSEY – The Wyckoff Area Garden Club will hold its spring fundraiser on Wednesday, April 23 at the Wyckoff Library. The featured speaker will be Kerry Ann Mendez, an avid gardener, author, consultant, designer, HGTV personality, and lecturer. She will discuss “Design Tips for Easy Care Gardens.” Funny, engaging and entertaining, Kerry Ann will welcome all your gardening questions. After the program she will sign copies of her books. Come and enjoy delicious desserts and tea sandwiches and browse the tables of spring plants for sale. Door prizes and raffles of gardening items will be offered. Share your joy of gardening with the members of the Garden Club. To order tickets or for more info email debgfisk@aol.com.  You may also call 201 560-1496  For more information on the Wyckoff Area Garden Club visit our website @ www.wyckoffgc.org

 

 

BIRTHDAY WISHES

Special Birthday Wishes|
NEW JERSEY – Special Birthday wishes of health, peace, happiness, success and love go out to my brother Matt “Garbo” Grabowski of Clifton, who will be celebrating his birthday on April 19th. Happy Birthday Matt from Mom, sister Chris (Post Eagle Editor), brothers Ray and Alex, niece Angelique, Lorna, your relatives, friends, the Post Eagle staff, everyone at Castle Realty and me sis Val & Johnny.  STO LAT!

NEW JERSEY – Belated Birthday wishes to Mary Nietubicz of Victor, who celebrated her birthday on April 13th. Happy Birthday Mary from your children, grandchildren, relatives, all your friends out here in New Jersey, Jean Grabowski, and The Post Eagle staff. STO LAT!

FLORIDA – Birthday wishes to Charlotte Sagan of Dunedin, celebrating her birthday on April 22nd. Happy Birthday from your sister-in-law Natalie & husband Stanley Szufnarowski. STO  LAT!