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Monday October 23, 2017

 

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Montgomery Fire Co. #1 Open House

On Thursday, October 12, from 6 – 9 pm, Fire Company #1, located at 35 Belle Mead Griggstown Road, invites you to stop by their annual open house.

More Upcoming Events

Montgomery Health Department announces Rocky Hill Flu Clinic

Tuesday, October 24
Rocky Hill Borough Hall
15 Montgomery Avenue
Rocky Hill, NJ
Time: 1:00- 3:00 PM

 

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Trunk-or-Treat

Join us for our 2nd annual Trunk-or-Treat! This year the event will be held on Saturday, Oct 28 5 - 7pm at the Montgomery High School front parking lot. Children will go trunk to trunk for treats. Crafts, games, DJ and prize awarded to the best "trunk"! We are in need of residents to take part in by decorating their vehicle for the Trunk-or-Treat. Please call or email Helene Daniels if you would like to participate 609-466-3023/ hlis@twp.montgomery.nj.us 

Montgomery Open Space Farmer's Market

Village Shopper 9 am -1 pm 

Halloween

 Put some who do in your voodoo

Family Belgian Waffle Breakfast Fundraiser

Rocky Hill First Aid & Rescue Squad

8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Hosted by Trinity Church on Park Ave.,
(off Crescent Ave) in Rocky Hill.

Menu:
Belgian waffles, made to order omelets and eggs,
sausage links, breakfast casserole and more.

Breakfast Donation: Adults - $10, Children age 6 to 10 - $5
First Responders - $5, Children age 5 and under free.

 

The Mary Jacobs Library 12th Annuak Food & Wine Fundraiser

 7 - 10 pm

visit maryjacobs.org to purchase tickets

Princeton Academy Hosts Fall Rummage Sale

On Saturday, November 4, from 8 am to 1 pm, Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart at 1128 The Great Rd, Princeton, will host a Fall Rummage Sale sponsored by the Princeton Academy Parents Association (PAPA). This event is open to Princeton-area communities. Only cash is accepted and all items must be taken on the day of the sale. For more information please contact PAPA via email: PAPA@princetonacademy.org.  

Mary Jacobs Library 12th Annual Fundraiser

Food & Wine of Australia & New Zealand
Supports the Mary Jacobs Memorial Library Foundation
Sponsorship Opportunities Available Now

The Mary Jacobs Memorial Library Foundation has set a theme and date, and named the co-chairs of its 12th annual food and wine fundraising event - to be held at the Mary Jacobs Memorial Library, 64 Washington Street, Rocky Hill, on Saturday, November 4, from 7 pm to 10 pm.

Daylight Savings Time ends

 Set clocks back 1 hour, sleep late

7th Annual Election Day Chili Lunch at Rocky Hill Trinity C

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Take out or eat in for $8.00
Lunch includes: chili, corn bread, soda or water, dessert
Trinity Church
1 Park Ave
Rocky Hill, NJ


 

The Montgomery Woman's Club Welcomes You to The Palisades

On November 2nd at 7:00 pm the Montgomery Woman's Club will meet at the Otto Kaufman Community Center where Eric Nelsen, historical interpreter, will present "The Unknown Palisades: A Slideshow Through Time." For more information contact a Vice-President of Membership: Beth Desai (908) 920-3843, beth.desai@gmail.com or Ella Furlong (609) 466-8728, efurlong@bridgewayseniorcare.com. 

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MONTGOMERY VETERANS DAY OBSERVANCE

Montgomery Township will hold an observance to honor all veterans at 11 AM on Saturday, November 11th at the Montgomery Veterans Memorial, located next to the upper parking lot of Montgomery Veterans Park on Harlingen Road.  

PRINCETON ACADEMY HOSTS ALL-COMER CROSS COUNTRY 5K RACE FOR

 On Sunday, November 19, Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart will host its annual DASH @PASH 5K Race. We are excited to host this annual event to raise awareness about boys’ wellness. The race will take place in the fall for the first time with the help of Princeton Pacers on Princeton Academy’s cross country course which traverses our beautiful 50-acre campus. The event will be run by the Princeton Academy Athletic Office with the help of eighth grade students and is open to the public. Early registration is $20, after October 23 is $25, and on the day of the race, registration is $30. Please visit princetonacademy.org/DASHatPASH5K to sign-up. The race will be timed and t-shirts are guaranteed to the first 75 participants. Same-day registration opens at 8:00 a.m. with a target race start of 8:30 a.m.  

Rocky Hill Post Office Passport Day

Nov 21, Dec 6, from 8 am – 3:30 pm


To apply for a passport, travelers need to complete a passport application Form DS-11 (unsigned) and provide one of the following: a U.S. birth certificate from the Dept. of Vital Statistics (not a certificate of birth) or naturalization papers. Also either a valid driver's license, a previous or current US Passport book or card, certificate of naturalization, certificate of citizenship, military ID or federal, sate, or municipal government employee ID card. Applicants 15 or under must be present with both parents unless consent is given; ages 16 or 17, only one parent must be present. Bring your checkbook to the Post Office office at 130 Washington Street, Rocky Hill.
 

Community Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

A Community Interfaith Thanksgiving Service will be hosted by Blawenburg Church on the Tuesday before Thanksgiving, November 21, at 7:30 pm. Blawenburg Church is located at 424 Route 518 in Blawenburg Village. (For GPS use Skillman 08558).
 

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Montgomery EMS Blood Drive

Montgomery EMS (MEMS) is hosting a Community Blood Drive on Saturday, December 2, from 9 am to 1 pm at the Montgomery EMS squad building on 8 Harlingen Rd. Belle Mead.
Directions to Montgomery EMS can be found on our website: www.mems47.org/public_website/directions.shtml.
 

Rocky Hill Post Office Passport Day

Nov 21, Dec 6, from 8 am – 3:30 pm

To apply for a passport, travelers need to complete a passport application Form DS-11 (unsigned) and provide one of the following: a U.S. birth certificate from the Dept. of Vital Statistics (not a certificate of birth) or naturalization papers. Also either a valid driver's license, a previous or current US Passport book or card, certificate of naturalization, certificate of citizenship, military ID or federal, sate, or municipal government employee ID card. Applicants 15 or under must be presnet with both parents unless consent is given; ages 16 or 17, only one parent must be present. Bring your checkbook to the Post Office office at 130 Washington Street, Rocky Hill.
 

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