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CALENDAR 9-25-13

By on September 27, 2013

Business Networking At NJBG – Sept. 26th
NEW JERSEY – Join members of the Ringwood, West Milford, and other Chambers of Commerce for an evening of networking and light refreshments in the Garden’s beautiful surroundings on Thursday, September 26, from 6 to 8 pm, with a garden tour at 5:30 pm.  The New Jersey State Botanical Garden at Skylands is located on Morris Road in Ringwood. This event, offered in cooperation with the Ringwood and West Milford Chambers of Commerce, is open to all Chamber members throughout the area. Refreshments are sponsored by Lakeland Bank. Tickets will be available at the door, but reservations are appreciated. For reservations and more information, please call NJBG at 973-962-9534. For an event schedule, membership brochure, directions or more information, please call 973-962-9534 or visit

“Raise Some Dough” With Book A Cure
NEW JERSEY – Find a way to “raise some dough” with Book A Cure, a team in the Relay for Life Clifton, who will be partnering with UNO’s Chicago Grill, 426 Route 3 West in Clifton for a fundraising event on September 26th. Dine in or take out all day and night and UNO’s will generously donate a % of your pre-tax bill to their team.  Please visit www.relayfor – click on “fundraisers” and print out the coupon or bring this article and present it to your server. The annual Relay for Life of Clifton is set for Saturday, May 31, 2014 2 PM to Sunday, June 1, 2014 6 AM at Clifton Stadium. Team members take turns walking or running on the track for all day and all night to fight cancer. The American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life is a celebration of hope and survivorship. For more information about Relay for Life Clifton visit

Archdiocesan Shrine of Blessed John Paul II In Linden
NEW JERSEY – Let us celebrate! St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Parish in Linden announces the establishment of the Archdiocesan Shrine of Blessed John Paul II. Solemn Eucharistic Vespers will be held on Sunday, September 29th at 4:00 p.m. Main celebrant His Excellency Archbishop John Myers. Reception immediately following the celebration at St. Theresa’s School Hall (705 Clinton St., Linden). For more information and tickets call 908-862-1116.

Feast of St. Therese at Holy Face Monastery
NEW JERSEY – Please join in the celebration of the feast of St. Therese of the Child Jesus at Holy Face Monastery in Clifton on Tuesday, October 1. There will be all day Eucharistic adoration, confessions (2-5), Praying the Rosary with St. Therese (4:30), Holy Mass at 7:30 pm followed by a procession and distribution of blessed roses. Fellowship and food will follow in Banner Hall. All are welcome! For more information call Marty (973) 865-9075.

Celebration for Blessed Pope John Paul II
NEW JERSEY – On the Journey to Canonization Celebration for Blessed Pope John Paul II will be held on Sunday, September 29th at the Retreat Center, 414 South Eighth Street, Vineland. Program 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 P.M. Celebration of the Holy Eucharist, Italian Mass, Spanish Mass, Polish Mass, English Mass, Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, Veneration of Pope John Paul II Relic, Chaplet of Divine Mercy, Confessions, Multicultural Food & Entertainment. For more information call 856-691-2299.

Flag Raising In Pawtucket
RHODE ISLAND –  The Polish Sub-Committee of the R. I. Heritage And Preservation Commission is once again promoting October as Polish Heritage Month.  It was declared by then Pres. Ronald Reagan. The Polish Flag will be raised at Pawtucket City Hall, October 1, 2013 at 1:30 P.M.. The flag will be flown the whole month of October. A Special Display assembled by Cheryl Babiec can be viewed during the regular hours of the City Hall. Be Proud and show our continued interest in celebrating October as Polish Heritage Month!

Pulaski Dinner & Dance
PENNSYLVANIA – The Pulaski Dinner & Dance will be held on Saturday, October 5th at the Associated Polish Home Ballroom, 9150 Academy Road in Northeast Philadelphia. Cocktails at 5 p.m. Dinner at 6 p.m. For reservations and more information call Jean McCloskey at 215-425-4783.

Polish Library Picnic
MARYLAND – The Polish Library Picnic will be held on Saturday, October 5th at Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. in Glen Echo from 12 to 5 p.m. Excellent food, book sale / auction, and sport games. Ride the carousel and enjoy other great attractions at Glen Echo Park. Visit websites for more detail: or Tel: (202) 466-2665.

Harvest Fest
PENNSYLVANIA – A Harvest Fest will be held at St. Mary Church, 94 Walnut Road, Hamburg on October 4th (4-9 pm) & October 5th (12-7 pm). Friday – Flamin’ Dick & The Hot Rods Oldies Band, 5:30-8:30 pm; Saturday – Stanky & The Coalminers Polka Band, 1-4 pm; Polka Mass at 4:30. Food, fun, pumpkin patch, pumpkin launch, games for all ages. Free admission. Just 2 miles from Cabela’s. For more information call 610-562-7657,  (see advertisement)

Bus Trip To NYC Pulaski Parade
MASSACHUSETTS/RHODE ISLAND – Sunday, October 6, BUS TRIP TO NEW YORK CITY. DEPARTURE: From Fall River, MA at 6:00 A.M. from the Elks Club, 4500 North Main St.. Off-street parking available. Will pick-up additional passengers in Central Falls, RI from St. Joseph’s Church, 391 High Street. RETURN: Will leave New York City at approximately 6:00 P.M. For cost and more information write: Kosciuszko Club, P.O. Box 6100, Fall River, MA 02724, call Brian Curt (508) 678-0987 or go to

Parish Nursing Fund Raising Luncheon
NEW JERSEY – 7th Annual Parish Nursing Fund Raising Luncheon will be on Sunday, September 29th at 12:00, Wallington Civic Center, 24 Union Blvd., Wallington. Our honorees this year for our annual Extraordinary Person Award are Marge Lourel, Mary Kozel, In Memory of John Condrick. Tickets available by calling 973-779-2640.

WAGC Plant Sale
NEW JERSEY – The Wyckoff Area Garden Club will be holding a PLANT SALE on September 28th from 10 am to 2 pm. Location: 328 Franklin Avenue (across from Bolder Run), Wyckoff (07481). Many of the members favorite plants have been potted for sale… plus seasonal mums, cabbage and garden accessories. For more information you may call 201-723-1065 or visit our web site:

“Join The Party Party Lite Fundraiser
NEW JERSEY –  The Party Lite Keepers of the Light, a team walking in the Relay For Life Clifton, will be the recipient of profits from a “Join the Party” Party Lite fundraiser on Saturday, September 28 at The Westwood, 438 North Avenue, Garwood from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM.  The “Join the Party” event will be filled with product previews, entertainment, decorating ideas, refreshments and terrific prizes. There will also be candle and fragrance sampling and guests will have a chance to learn more about Party Lite. For party tickets, contact Stephanie Zerrenner at or 973 684-5754. The annual Relay for Life of Clifton is set for Saturday, May 31, 2014 2 PM to Sunday, June 1, 2014 6 AM at Clifton Stadium. Team members take turns walking or running on the track for all day and all night to fight cancer. The American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life is a celebration of hope and survivorship. For more information about Relay for Life Clifton visit



NEW JERSEY – Anniversary wishes to Michael & Ruth Buchanan of Toms River, who will celebrate their 19th Wedding Anniversary on October 1st. Congratulations & Best Wishes from your family, relatives and friends. Sto Lat!



BIRTHDAY WISHES to:  Mary Ann Lisa, NJ – 9/26. Terry Govier, NY; Andy Yantos, PA; Marlene Rudisill, PA – 9/27. Sally Stachacz, CT; Willie Bohuslaw, TX – 9/29.



Austin_Shawn_Wieland_B_anforwebJill Sluka, Rich Wieland, and big brother J.R. of Brick, NJ announce the arrival of Austin Shawn Wieland. Austin was born on August 20, 2013, 20” and 7 lb 13oz. He was born at Kimball Medical Center in Lakewood, NJ. Grandparents Jack Sluka of Brick, Linda Sluka (CA), Marian & Chris Colton of Brick, Rich and Reggie Wieland of Haskell, and Great Grandma Eleanor Flatley of Toms River.