Wednesday, 5/24/2017, 9:00 AM
KoC Atlantic City Bus trip
Our Lady of the Holy Angels Church, 465 Main St.
Friday, 5/26/2017, 5:00 PM
KoC Chicken Parmigiana Dinner
Our Lady of the Holy Angels Church, 465 Main St.
Saturday, 5/27/2017, 10:00 AM
Memorial Day Parade
The 2017 Senior Farmers’ Market
The Passaic County Farmers’ Market operates from June through November. For income requirements, please contact the Department of Senior Services after June 15th at 973-569-4060. The program provides eligible low-income individuals with vouchers to purchase fresh, nutritious, unprepared, locally grown fruits, vegetables and fresh cut herbs from certified farmers and roadside stands.
The program reinforces the importance of using locally grown produce and expands the awareness and use of the local farmers. Each eligible individual will receive five $5.00 vouchers for the season to purchase fresh fruits, vegetables and herbs from authorized farmers. Vouchers cannot be redeemed at grocery stores and other food markets.
Knights of Columbus Council #3835 Atlantic City Bus trip on Wednesday, May 24th
Knights of Columbus Council #3835 invites you to join them on Wednesday May 24th, for a day of fun on our Atlantic City Bus trip to the Resort Casino. The cost is $30 per person, and you get $25 in slot money (You can’t beat those odds!!!!). The bus leaves at 9:00 AM from Holy Angels parking lot. Come early for coffee and donuts prior to leaving. Parking is available at the rear of Our Lady of the Holy Angels Church parking lot. All are welcome. To reserve your seat call John O Donnell 973-696-2204. Share our flyer with your friends.
Summer Camp 2017
Summer Camp starts June 29th & ends July 28th (No camp July 3rd & 4th, return July 5th)
AM Session – Pre-K to 3rd grade – 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Please make checks payable to: Township of Little Falls
INCLUDED IN YOUR REGISTRATION FEE:
Supervisors and counselors are all well trained.
Our Camp was a great success last year! We expect to have an even better camp this year. Our only financial goal is to cover our expenses; any additional monies above our needs will be spent on the campers. We will provide supervision with an excellent veteran staff.
Knights of Columbus Council #3835 hosts a Baked Chicken Parmigiana Dinner on Friday, May 26th
Knights of Columbus Council #3835 invites you to join them Baked Chicken Parmigiana dinner on Friday, May 26, 2017 at 5:00 PM at Our Lady of the Holy Angels Church in St. Francis Hall, corner Main St. & Rt. 23 – Little Falls. Menu includes baked breaded chicken breast fillet in tomato basil sauce & topped with parmesan & mozzarella, and a side of pasta, salad and finishing with dessert. Refreshments are included
Tickets are $14.00 per person; kids under 8 are only $7.00. You MUST purchase dinner tickets by May 24th - there are NO door sales!! Take-outs are available. For tickets, call John O 973-396-7719 or Jake 973-857-4424. Download our flyer and come hungry!
2016 PROPERTY TAX REIMBURSEMENT PROGRAM
a/k/a Senior Citizen/Disabled Person Freeze Program
The deadline for filing the applications is June 1, 2017.
Eligibility requirements for applicants are available at: www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/ptr2year.shtml.
Little Falls Blood Bank’s next Blood Drive on Thursday, June 1st
The Little Falls Blood Bank will hold their next Blood Drive on Thursday, June 1st from 3:30-7:30 pm at St. Agnes’ Episcopal Church, 65 Union Ave. There will be a free giveaway for all donors. Walk-ins are always welcome. Please bring ID and eat before you donate. You can also schedule an appointment at https://donor.cbsblood.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/44169
Color Your World! at the Library on Friday, June 2nd
Join us at the Library for 1½ hours of coloring for meditation, relaxation, and focus. We will supply all the materials you need to create your masterpiece. No registration required. Sessions are held on the first Friday of each month at 1pm. The Little Falls Public Library is located at 8 Warren St. For more information, please call us at 973-256-2784.
Paper Recycling Collection Program on Saturday, June 3rd
Want to Dispose of Your Documents Securely? Shred It & Forget It with Passaic County's Paper Recycling Collection Program. The Passaic County Office of Solid Waste & Recycling Programs is offering free on-site confidential document destruction & recycling services for Passaic County residents (proof of residency required). COLLECTION SITES OPEN FROM 9:00 AM UNTIL 1:00 PM - RAIN OR SHINE
Up to 6 "Banker Boxes" worth of paper documents (10"x13"x16")*
ACCEPTABLE MATERIALS: Old checks, Tax returns, Bank Statements, Utility Bills, Computer Printouts, Medical Information (no x-rays), Copy Paper (white and with color), Envelopes, Letterhead and Stationery, and any other personal documents. Staples accepted.
UNACCEPTABLE MATERIALS: Metal Binders, Plastics, Overnight Shipping Envelopes (FedEx, UPS, etc.), Photographs, Carbon Paper, and any other non-paper item.
*Participants must take back containers that documents were brought in
For further information, please call the Passaic County Office of Solid Waste & Recycling Programs at (973) 305-5738. Download the flyer here for further information.
Book Club Meeting at the Library on Tuesday, June 6th
Tuesday, June 6th at 7pm, The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney
LittleFallsBiz Block Party on Thursday, June 8th
Come join LittleFallsBiz for a fun evening of food and entertainment on Thursday, June 8th from 6:00 pm until 8:30 pm at the intersection of downtown Main Street and Paterson Ave. There will be a DJ, activities for the kids, balloon animals, face painting and more. Food will be from the local eateries in town.
Passaic County 2017 Household Hazardous Waste Collections
COLLECTION SITES OPEN FROM 7:30 am UNTIL 2:00 pm - RAIN OR SHINE; this program is available FREE OF CHARGE to Passaic County residents ONLY. Proof of residency will be required
Acceptable Materials for Disposal
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CALL THE PASSAIC COUNTY RECYCLING DEPT. 973-305-5738 or download this flyer
Monthly Movie Matinee at the Library on Monday, June 12th
On Monday, June 12th at 1 PM, our Movie Matinee will feature Lion directed by Garth Davis (PG-13, 1 hour 58 min.)
A Day with the Dey Mansion, Tuesday, June 20th at 7:00 PM
The Dey Mansion derives its lasting fame as one of General George Washington's military field headquarters. During the American Revolution, owner Thenius Dey served as Colonel of the Bergen County Militia, which brought him into constant communication with Washington. The presentation will cover the stories surrounding Washington's stay in the Preakness Valley through various artifacts from the Mansion's military and early American collections.
ABC Kicks Off Farmers Marketplace, Summer in the Park Concert Series 2017 with a Special Event on Thursday, June 22nd
The Summer Concert in the Park Series kicks off at Memorial Park on Wilmore Road on Thursday, June 22nd at 7:00 pm with a Special Event, featuring a fun-filled evening of entertainment and surprises for children of all ages.
The Farmers Marketplace & More! is open from 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm and features Produce, Corn, Pizza, Pirogies, Breads, Sandwiches, Ices/Ice Cream, Origami, Candies, Bakery Goods, Handbags, Jewelry, Cosmetics, Stained Glass, Clothing and much more!
Passaic County 2017 Tire Recycling Collection Events - Free for Residents!
Collection sites open from 8:00 AM until 2:00 PM· RAIN OR SHINE
Accepting: Up to 8 tires (with or without rims) per household
For further information, please call the Passaic County Office of Solid Waste & Recycling Programs at 973-305-5738
No Commercially Generated Tires. Proof of Residency Required. Recycling Services Provided by Tire Management, Paterson, NJ.
Little Free Library
Have you seen the Little Falls Public Library’s Little Free Library? It’s located in Memorial Park at the intersection of Wilmore Road and 3rd Ave. Here’s how it works:
This is a great way to promote community, sharing and literacy!
1000 Books Before Kindergarten
Did you know that reading to your child is one of the most powerful ways to boost his or her brain power? Sharing books helps your child learn pre-reading skills including: understanding the sounds that letters make, developing a larger vocabulary, and building background knowledge. As of January, the Library invites you and your young ones (any child from birth until enters kindergarten) to participate in 1000 Books Before Kindergarten. The program is free and provides a great way to bond with your child. Stop by the front desk to register and pick up a folder that contains a program overview, log, suggested booklist, and early literacy tips. Logging books read is as simple as checking off a number on a paper log or on the app. Incentives are offered at each 100 mark. Don’t delay, get started today! The Little Falls Public Library is located at 8 Warren St., Little Falls.
Computer and Electronics Collection Event on Friday, September 22nd and Saturday, September 23rd
Passaic County will hold its 2017 Computer and Electronics Collection Events on the following dates:
COLLECTION SITE WILL BE OPEN FROM 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM ONLY- RAIN OR SHINE. This event is FREE to ALL Passaic County Residents. Pre-Registration is Necessary For All Businesses and Institutions; all businesses and institutions MUST call to determine if a separate pick-up is necessary.
Almost All Types of Computer & Electronics Equipment Will Be Accepted For Demanufacturing, Recycling or Reuse - such as:
FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL THE PASSAIC COUNTY OFFICE OF SOLID WASTE & RECYCLING PROGRAMS AT 973-305-5738 or download this flyer.
Passaic County Compost Bin & Rain Barrel Sale & Education Program on Sunday, October 15th
The Passaic County Office of Solid Waste & Recycling Programs is sponsoring a Compost Bin & Rain Barrel Sale & Education Program on Sunday, October 15, 2017 from 9:00 AM Until 1:30 PM, rain or shine, at the Wanaque Campus of Passaic County Community College, 500 Union Avenue, Wanaque (Haskell), NJ. Reserve a Compost Bin by Thursday, October 12, 2017 and get a FREE kitchen scrap bucket (with bin purchase-one per household).
Compost Bins sre $55 including tax, and Rain Barrels are $75 including tax while supplies last. Cash or check accepted. To reserve a Compost Bin or Rain Barrel call the Passaic County Recycling Main Line at (973) 305-5738 Please leave your name, phone number, and number of compost bins and/or rain barrels to be purchased. Also available for purchase: kitchen buckets, aerators, chicken-wire style holding bins and more! Download the flyer to view both dates this program will be offered in 2017.
Vinyasa Yoga at the Library
The Little Falls Public Library offers two weekly Vinyasa Yoga sessions with instructor Stacey Myers-Smith, RYT-200. Sessions are held on Mondays at 11:30am and Fridays at 11am. Cost is $5 per session. Vinyasa Yoga is a very calming way to escape the chaotic and stressful world! You do not need to be physically flexible to participate. Please bring your own towel or yoga mat. Registration is not necessary.