Tuesday, 6/27/2017, 4:30 PM
Shade Tree Commission Meeting
Municipal Building, 2nd Floor
Thursday, 6/29/2017, 5:00 PM
Concert and Farmers' Marketplace in the Park
Wilmore Road Park
Saturday, 7/1/2017, 11:00 AM
Painting Party Fundraiser
Masonic Lodge #263, 14 Lincoln Ave.
ABC Kicks Off Concerts in the Park Series 2017 with “Jersey Sound” on Thursday, June 29th
The Concerts in the Park Series kicks off at Memorial Park on Wilmore Road on Thursday, June 29th at 7:00 pm with Jersey Sound, the tri-state area's premier oldies band, featuring an eclectic blend of classic Oldies, Classic Rock, Motown, R&B, British Invasion and Pop. A great way to open our concert series! Download the flyer and tell your friends!
Upcoming concerts in the series are:
The Farmers Marketplace & More! is open from 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm starting June 22nd and features Produce, Corn, Pizza, Pirogies, Breads, Sandwiches, Ices/Ice Cream, Origami, Candies, Bakery Goods, Handbags, Jewelry, Cosmetics, Stained Glass, Clothing and much more!
Order of the Eastern Star Hosts Painting Party Fundraiser on Saturday, July 1st
The Order of the Eastern Star, Chapter #224 is having a painting party to benefit Multiple Sclerosis on Saturday, July 1st from 11 am until 2 pm at the Masonic Lodge #263, 14 Lincoln Ave. All proceeds will go to the MS Society to benefit the research for a cure for MS. The cost is $35 and we will be painting a vase. To reserve a space, please call Kathy Flannagan at 973-890-0768.
Crazy 8’s Club at the Library starts Monday, July 3rd
Have you heard about Crazy 8’s? It’s an over-the-top club designed for kids grades 3-5 to get them fired up about math. Every week kids get to build, run and jump, make music and make a mess! You will have a blast with mischief-making activities like “Beach Ball Party,” playing with “Funny Money,” creating a “Glow-in-the-Dark City” and much more. It’s time for math to become the cool thing to do! This program will run weekly, beginning Monday, July 3rd at 4 PM and will be led by a representative from the Bedtime Math Foundation of Princeton, NJ. Please call or stop by the library to register. The Little Falls Public Library is located at 8 Warren St., Little Falls.
Book Club Meeting at the Library on Thursday, July 6th at 7:00 pm
Join us on Thursday, July 6th at 7 PM for the Little Falls Public Library’s book club meeting. We will be discussing Noah Hawley's Before the Fall.
Movie Matinee at the Library on Monday, July 10th at 1:00 pm
Join us Monday, July 10th at 1 pm for the movie Fences rated PG-13.
Solar Workshop at the Library on Tuesday, July 11th at 7:00 pm
Join us for a Solar Workshop on Tuesday, July 11th at 7:00 pm and listen as a Solar City Energy consultant talks about why going solar is a bright idea and how it works for your home. Topics will include: to control solar cost, to save money, to help the environment for energy independence.
Homestead Benefit Program
Homeowners: The filing deadline for 2014 Homestead Benefit Applications was November 30, 2016. Homestead Benefit credits for 2014 appeared on May 2017 Property Tax bills. Benefit payments will be released in July 2017 to those individuals who qualify to receive a check or direct deposit. See www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/homestead/geninf.shtml.
2015 Homestead Benefit information will be posted as soon as it is available – please check the Tax Collector’s page under State of NJ Programs for updates.
County Clerk Outreach Schedule for July, 2017
The County Clerk’s Office will process Passport applications, issue Notary Oaths and Veteran Photo ID cards in Little Falls at the following locations in Little Falls:
For information on fees and requirements, please contact our office at (973) 225-3690 or visit our website at www.passaiccountynj.org.
Clifton Health Department and Hackensack Meridian Health Mountainside Medical Center to offer Free Stroke Presentation on July 20th
The Clifton Health Department and Hackensack Meridian Health Mountainside Medical Center will be offering a FREE presentation on Stroke Awareness and Treatment called “Stroke: Every Second Counts.” The presentation will be held at the Main Memorial Library, located on 292 Piaget Ave., Community Room A, on July 20, 2017 at 10 am. The speaker will be Amy Paolella, BSN, RN. Registration is required. Please call the Clifton Health Department at 973-470-5760 to register. This program is open to Clifton and Little Falls residents.
Download the press release and share it with anyone you know who may be at risk for stroke.
The Clifton Health Department is a contractual health agency serving the Township of Little Falls.
Order of the Eastern Star Hosts Christmas in July Paint Party on Sunday, July 23rd
Little Falls Chapter #224, Order of the Eastern Star will host a Poinsettia Painting with Uncorked Brush Party on Sunday, July 23rd from 2 pm to 5 pm at the Little Falls Masonic Temple, 14 Lincoln Avenue. We have a great time and no need to be an artist. Just come and have fun. Snacks will be provided. The cost is $35.00. This is a fundraiser for the chapter. Contact person is Kathy Flannagan 973-890-0768.
Knights of Columbus sponsoring AC Bus Trip on Wednesday, August 2nd
Knights of Columbus, Council #3835 invites everyone to join them on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 for a day of fun on their Atlantic City Bus trip. Cost $30 (Get $25 Slot Money). Bus leaves 9:00 AM from Holy Angels Church parking lot. Come early for coffee and donuts prior to leaving. All are welcome. Free parking available at rear of Holy Angels Church parking lot. To reserve your seat - please call: John O'Donnell 1-973-696-2204
Little Falls UMC hosts free Vacation Bible School from Monday, August 14th through Friday, August 18th
“Hero Central” Vacation Bible School is a group effort of the Little Falls churches (St. Agnes’ Episcopal, United Methodist, First and Second Reformed) that aims to teach kids God’s awesome story with biblical lessons, crafts, games, songs, and more!
When? Monday, August 14th through Friday, August 18th, each evening from 6-8:00 pm.
Who? Children who are aged pre-kindergarten up to those entering the 6th grade. Friends and neighbors are welcome, too, so spread the word!
Where? At the United Methodist Church building at 139 Main Street, Little Falls!
How Much? This Vacation Bible School is free of cost!
How? Registration is easy! Just download and fill out one of the attached forms for each child, and return the form(s) to: The United Methodist Church, 139 Main Street, Little Falls, NJ 07424. Don’t forget to tell a friend. Any questions? Ask your pastor!
Modified Service Plan Due to Amtrak’s Summer Track Repair Work in Effect Monday, July 10th through Friday, September 1, 2017
The link below provides the latest information concerning how rail service will be affected this summer as a result of work being done by Amtrak at NY Penn Station:
Knights of Columbus sponsoring AC Bus Trip on Wednesday, September 13th
Knights of Columbus, Council #3835 invites everyone to join them on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 for a day of fun on their Atlantic City Bus trip. Cost $30 (Get $25 Slot Money). Bus leaves 9:00 AM from Holy Angels Church parking lot. Come early for coffee and donuts prior to leaving. All are welcome. Free parking available at rear of Holy Angels Church parking lot. To reserve your seat - please call: John O'Donnell 1-973-696-2204
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.
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.
Paper Recycling Collection Program on Saturday, October 1st
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.
Tax Sale (2017 for 2016 Taxes)
The 2017 tax sale for unpaid 2016 taxes is scheduled for Tuesday, October 3, 2017.
Knights of Columbus sponsoring AC Bus Trip on Wednesday, October 11th
Knights of Columbus, Council #3835 invites everyone to join them on Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 for a day of fun on their Atlantic City Bus trip. Cost $30 (Get $25 Slot Money). Bus leaves 9:00 AM from Holy Angels Church parking lot. Come early for coffee and donuts prior to leaving. All are welcome. Free parking available at rear of Holy Angels Church parking lot. To reserve your seat - please call: John O'Donnell 1-973-696-2204
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.
2016 Property Tax Reimbursement Program
a/k/a Senior Citizen/Disabled Person Freeze Program
Eligibility requirements for applicants are available at: www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/ptr2year.shtml.
Knights of Columbus sponsoring AC Bus Trip on Wednesday, November 8th
Knights of Columbus, Council #3835 invites everyone to join them on Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 for a day of fun on their Atlantic City Bus trip. Cost $30 (Get $25 Slot Money). Bus leaves 9:00 AM from Holy Angels Church parking lot. Come early for coffee and donuts prior to leaving. All are welcome. Free parking available at rear of Holy Angels Church parking lot. To reserve your seat - please call: John O'Donnell 1-973-696-2204
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
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.