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    Township of West Orange
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    Send Date:
    3/29/2018 12:00:00 PM
    Email Subject:
    'In and Around West Orange' 3/29/2018

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    smoke alarm
    NOTICE from the West Orange Fire Dept.
    Regarding Kidde Smoke Detector Recall. 
    For Details on the Recall
     
     early bird pool
    Early Bird Registration 2018 - Now Open 
    Early Bird pricing is available through May 11th.
    Register today at www.westorange.org/rec
    For more information, contact the Recreation Department 973-325-4150
     
     spring fling 2018
    Spring Fling- West Orange Recreation Department
    6-7:30 p.m.

    3/29 TONIGHT
    Liberty Middle School Auditorium, 1 Kelly Dr.
    $2/person admission
    Schedule of Activities Flier
     
     logo
    Good Friday Observed- All Municipal Offices Closed
    3/30 Friday

    There will be regular trash and recycling pick up
    There will be Jitney service
     
     Unity Tour
    Dine To Donate
    3/31 Saturday

    Oak Barrel Pub, 440 Main St.
    Lunch/Dinner/Drinks
    Karaoke @ 9:30 p.m.
    15% of all proceeds will go to support Team West Orange for the Unity Tour
     
    wo-arts-logo.jpg
    WOHS Advanced Placement Studio Art Students Exhibit
    1-4 p.m.
    Until 3/31
    West Orange Arts Center, 551 Valley Rd. 
    For gallery hours: visit www.woarts.org
     
     open hours
    Mayor Parisi's Open Office Hours 
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    4/5 Thursday
    Town Hall- Room 106, 66 Main St.
    No appointment necessary. Stop by and chat with the Mayor. 
    Come in and discuss your concerns and ideas. 
    Upcoming date(s):  4/5 & 4/19

     
     shredding
    Shredding Day 
    11 a.m. -3 p.m.

    4/8 Sunday

    West Orange Environmental Center, 590 Mt. Pleasant Ave.
    Shred General Items, Financial Documents, Receipts & Expenditures.
    FREE for all town residents. ID required.
    4 box limit. NO plastic bags. 
    Contact Nick at 973-325-4165 or 
    email NSalese@westorange.org if further information is needed
     
     skatepark
    FIRST SESSION FULL!! Spring Skateboard Classes
    6-7 p.m.
    4/9, 4/16, 4/23 & 4/30 Mondays

    We knew the demand would be high, but wow! The first session filled up already and we're taking names on the waitlist to figure out if we need a second (or third) session. Go to www.westorange.org/rec to sign-up for the wait list for skateboard lessons at the West Orange Skatepark with Skate.Now Ages 6-14.

     
     town hall
    Township Council Meeting(s)
    6:30  p.m.
    4/10 Tuesday

    Council Chambers, 66 Main St.
    Upcoming meetings:   4/24, 5/8, 5/22, 6/12 & 6/26

     
     In the heights
    WOHS presents In the Heights- A New Musical
    7 p.m.
    4/11 Wednesday FREE Senior Citizen Performance
    4/12 Thursday, 4/13 Friday & 4/14 Saturday
    2 p.m. 
    4/15  Sunday
    Advance Tickets: Students/Seniors $11; Adults $13
    At the door: All tickets $15; Purchase in advance at: wohs.booktix.com
    Call 973-669-5301 X 31450 or email wohstheater@westorangeschools.org

     
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    Upcoming Board of Education Meeting(s) 
    8 p.m.
    4/16 Monday
    Upcoming Meetings:  5/7, 5/21, 6/4 & 6/18

    Library Media Center, West Orange High School, 51 Conforti Ave.
    Dates subject to change. Click
     here for more info

     
     wo-arts-logo.jpg
    West Orange Arts Council Board Meeting 
    7 p.m.
    4/19 Thursday
    Upcoming Meetings:  4/19, 5/17 & 6/21
    West Orange Arts Center, 551 Valley Rd.
     
    njai

    Fabolous & Jadakiss, Funk Flex, CL Smooth and AZ

    6 p.m.
    4/20 Friday
    Rain or Shine
    OSPAC, 4 Boland Drive
    Presented by RBCG Fourtwenty
    Tickets available at Eventbrite
     
    self defense
    Free Self Defense & Safety Seminar 
    1-4 p.m.
    4/22 Sunday
    West Orange High School, Tarnoff Gym, 51 Conforti Ave.
    The West Orange Police Dept. and Mobile1KravMaga are hosting a FREE self defense and safety seminar for teens/women (13+). Registration is FREE, open to all ability levels. Event is sponsored by West Orange Recreation Dept. Secure your spot at www.westorange.org/rec
     
     Steel magnolias
    West Orange Senior Citizen Bus Trip to Hunterdon Hills Playhouse
    Matinee
    4/26 Thursday

    Tickets $55/person being sold 4/9-4/13 9 a.m - noon NO Refunds
    West Orange Senior Citizen Services, Room 207, 66 Main Street
    If any questions, please call 973-325-4105
     
    lions club
    Lion's Club Annual Spaghetti Dinner
    5:30-8 p.m.
    4/26 Thursday

    West Orange High School Cafeteria, 51 Conforti Avenue
    $10 per person
    For tickets or advertisement: Tim King, 347 Mt. Pleasant Ave., Suite 200, West Orange, NJ 07052
     
    RMS Island
    Roosevelt Middle School presents: Once On This Island
    7 p.m.
    4/27 Friday & 4/28 Saturday
    2 p.m.
    4/29 Sunday
    Roosevelt Middle School, 36 Gilbert Pl.
    $10 Adult, $8.00 Student/Senior in ADVANCE SALES
    $12 Adult, $10.00 Student/Senior AT THE DOOR
    (CASH only purchases at the DOOR)

    For Advance Tickets: rms.booktix.com
     
     Police Unity Tour
    Police Unity Tour

    5/9-5/13
    Support the West Orange Police Department in raising money in support of the Police Unity Tour.
    The Police Unity Tour’s motto is: “We Ride for Those Who Died” and they  raise awareness about America’s fallen officers. We hope you will support the WOPD by making a donation to their page today.

     
    EC Logo
    Essex County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

    8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    5/5 Saturday
    125 Fairview Ave. (next to the Old Hospital Center), Cedar Grove
    Essex County residents must provide proof of residency at the site.
    For more information, call 973-792-9060 or visit www.ecuanj.com

     
    EC Logo
    Essex County Computer & Electronics Recycling Day

    9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    5/19 Saturday

    125 Fairview Ave. (next to the Old Hospital Center), Cedar Grove
    Essex County residents must provide proof of residency at the site.
    For more information, call 973-792-9060 or visit www.ecuanj.com
     
     logo
    Memorial Day Observed- All Municipal Offices Closed
    5/28 Monday

    There will be NO regular trash and NO recycling pick up
    There will be NO Jitney service
     
    Memorial Day
    Memorial Day Ceremony

    10 a.m.
    5/28 Monday

    Township Hall, Front Steps, 66 Main  Street
     
     Salute to Srs
    Luncheon
    11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    5/30 Wednesday
    Mayfair Farms, 481 Eagle Rock Ave. 
    Tickets $25/person; $30 non-resident(must be registered with WO Senior Club)
    Tickets being sold 5/7-5/18  9 a.m - noon No Tickets Sold at Door
    West Orange Senior Citizen Services, Room 207, 66 Main Street
    If any questions, please call 973-325-4105
     
    street fair
    West Orange Street Fair
    11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    6/2 Saturday

    For more information, www.westorangestreetfair.com
     
     jr police academy
    The West Orange Jr. Police Academy Summer Program
    June 25-29, 2018

    This is an amazing program open to West Orange boys/girls between the ages of 11-14. More info to come!!  Save the Dates

     
     field goods
    Field Goods -Sustainable New Jersey
    The Township of West Orange has partnered with Field Goods to bring fresh produce to our residents on a weekly basis! Pick up weekly at First Mountain Preschool, Metropolitan Plant and Flower Exchange, or Regal Bank. Go to Field-Goods.com and learn more!
     
    West Orange Senior Citizen Recreational Services
    Bingo, Zumba, Yoga, and more!
    Click here for more info
     
     WO-tax-insert-COLOR.jpg
    Save Money On Your Property Taxes!!
    Click here to get your FREE Shop West Orange Property Tax Rebate Card!
     
     tmh
    WOPD Introduces "Take Me Home" ID To Help Track At Risk Residents
    The program can help find someone who has run, wandered or just walked away
    from a location within the township and ease in their safe return. The Take Me Home
    program is helpful for people who are nonverbal or easily 
    disoriented. This includes those
    who suffer from Autism, Dementia, Deafness, 
    Alzheimer’s and other developmental disabilities. 
    The program is strictly voluntary and not limited by age or disability. Click here for an application
    Visit www.westorange.org/tmh for more information or call 973-325-4045/4007
     
     drop box
    WOPD Is A Permanent Prescription Drug Drop Off Location
    The permanent collection sites are open year-round so unwanted medications can be safely discarded at the public’s convenience. Residents can dispose of their unused prescription drug medication by placing it in the marked collection sites. Dropping off medication is anonymous and safe. Residents should remove any identifying information from the medication containers, such as their name, address, telephone number and doctor’s name. Medications that are collected are brought to a licensed facility where they are safely disposed.  Please be advised that we cannot accept any sharps, epi-pens, inhalers or items containing mercury in our unwanted prescription drop box.
    http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx

     
    wopd
    Learn How To Start A Neighborhood Watch

    Neighborhood watches are started in an effort to reduce crime rates, provide security, and bring together a community. This cause can unify and fill a neighborhood with pride. Watches are also a great way to build relationships with law enforcement. Click here to learn more
     
    recreation
    The West Orange Department of Recreation
    publishes a monthly electronic Rec Newsletter.  It is chock full of information about upcoming programs and deadlines for registrations.  It also includes stories detailing successful efforts of West Orange teams and individual athletes.  It can be found on the Recreation page of the Township’s website – www.westorange.org 
     
    safe exchange
    Safe Exchange Zone Program

    This program is intended to create a safe environment for the transfer of goods and money for the seller and buyer involved in an internet based, in-person sale. Click here to learn more
     
     

    njcep

    Receive tax free money to make energy related improvements
     
    What Else Is Going On In West Orange?
    Click on the logos below to stay up-to-date on everything happening in town.
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    Real-Time-Tracking (1).jpg
    Attention Jitney Commuters!!
    Download The Real-Time Tracking App!
    Click here to learn more
     
    swift911
    West Orange Emergency Call System

    Sign up to receive calls, emails and/or texts from the Township when an emergency may arise or important information needs to be distributed to residents. Click here to sign up
     
    woawl
    West Orange Animal Welfare League Adoptions

    Adoptions are scheduled from 11:00am to 3:00pm on the first and third Saturday of each month. Redemption and adoption hours are Monday through Friday from 4:30pm to 5:30pm at  the Alex Caprio Animal Control Facility, 311 Watchung Avenue, West Orange. Residents should call first.  Additional hours are available by appointment. For more info, call (973) 325-4121 or click here
     
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    [mailto:squirk@westorange.org] [Please include name and mailing address]



    NOTICE from the West Orange Fire Dept.

    Regarding Kidde Smoke Detector Recall.

    For Details on the Recall [https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Kidde-Recalls-Dual-Sensor-Smoke-Alarms-Due-to-Risk-of-Failure-to-Alert-Consumers-to-a-Fire]




    Early Bird Registration 2018 - Now Open [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3795]

    Early Bird pricing is available through May 11th.

    Register today at www.westorange.org/rec [http://www.westorange.org/rec]

    For more information, contact the Recreation Department 973-325-4150




    Spring Fling- West Orange Recreation Department

    6-7:30 p.m.


    3/29 TONIGHT

    Liberty Middle School Auditorium, 1 Kelly Dr.

    $2/person admission

    Schedule of Activities Flier [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3771]




    Good Friday Observed- All Municipal Offices Closed

    3/30 Friday

    There will be regular trash and recycling pick up

    There will be Jitney service





    Dine To Donate [/DocumentCenter/View/3831]
    3/31 Saturday
    Oak Barrel Pub, 440 Main St.
    Lunch/Dinner/Drinks
    Karaoke @ 9:30 p.m.
    15% of all proceeds will go to support Team West Orange for the Unity Tour

    WOHS Advanced Placement Studio Art Students Exhibit

    1-4 p.m.

    Until 3/31

    West Orange Arts Center, 551 Valley Rd.

    For gallery hours: visit www.woarts.org [http://www.westorange.org/Admin/www.woarts.org]





    Mayor Parisi's Open Office Hours

    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

    4/5 Thursday

    Town Hall- Room 106, 66 Main St.

    No appointment necessary. Stop by and chat with the Mayor.

    Come in and discuss your concerns and ideas.

    Upcoming date(s): 4/5 & 4/19





    Shredding Day

    11 a.m. -3 p.m.

    4/8 Sunday

    West Orange Environmental Center, 590 Mt. Pleasant Ave.

    Shred General Items, Financial Documents, Receipts & Expenditures.

    FREE for all town residents. ID required.

    4 box limit. NO plastic bags.

    Contact Nick at 973-325-4165 or email NSalese@westorange.org [mailto:NSalese@westorange.org] if further information is needed





    FIRST SESSION FULL!! Spring Skateboard Classes [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3799]

    6-7 p.m.

    4/9, 4/16, 4/23 & 4/30 Mondays

    We knew the demand would be high, but wow! The first session filled up already and we're taking names on the waitlist to figure out if we need a second (or third) session. Go to www.westorange.org/rec to sign-up for the wait list for skateboard lessons at the West Orange Skatepark with Skate.Now [https://www.facebook.com/skatenow/] Ages 6-14.





    Township Council Meeting(s)

    6:30 p.m.

    4/10 Tuesday

    Council Chambers, 66 Main St.

    Upcoming meetings: 4/24, 5/8, 5/22, 6/12 & 6/26





    WOHS presents In the Heights- A New Musical [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3783]

    7 p.m.

    4/11 Wednesday FREE Senior Citizen Performance

    4/12 Thursday, 4/13 Friday & 4/14 Saturday

    2 p.m.

    4/15 Sunday

    Advance Tickets: Students/Seniors $11; Adults $13

    At the door: All tickets $15; Purchase in advance at: wohs.booktix.com [https://wohs.booktix.com/]

    Call 973-669-5301 X 31450 or email wohstheater@westorangeschools.org [mailto:wohstheater@westorangeschools.org]





    Upcoming Board of Education Meeting(s)

    8 p.m.

    4/16 Monday

    Upcoming Meetings: 5/7, 5/21, 6/4 & 6/18

    Library Media Center, West Orange High School, 51 Conforti Ave.

    Dates subject to change. Click here [http://www.woboe.org/] for more info





    West Orange Arts Council Board Meeting

    7 p.m.

    4/19 Thursday

    Upcoming Meetings: 4/19, 5/17 & 6/21

    West Orange Arts Center, 551 Valley Rd.





    Fabolous & Jadakiss, Funk Flex, CL Smooth and AZ [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3810]

    6 p.m.

    4/20 Friday

    Rain or Shine

    OSPAC, 4 Boland Drive

    Presented by RBCG Fourtwenty

    Tickets available at Eventbrite [https://www.eventbrite.com/e/420-fabolous-jadakiss-funk-flex-cl-smooth-and-az-tickets-43145446191]




    Free Self Defense & Safety Seminar [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3798]

    1-4 p.m.

    4/22 Sunday

    West Orange High School, Tarnoff Gym, 51 Conforti Ave.

    The West Orange Police Dept. and Mobile1KravMaga [https://www.facebook.com/mobile1kravmaga/] are hosting a FREE self defense and safety seminar for teens/women (13+). Registration is FREE, open to all ability levels. Event is sponsored by West Orange Recreation Dept. [https://www.facebook.com/WORECREATION/] Secure your spot at www.westorange.org/rec [http://www.westorange.org/rec]





    West Orange Senior Citizen Bus Trip to Hunterdon Hills Playhouse [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3816]

    Matinee

    4/26 Thursday

    Tickets $55/person being sold 4/9-4/13 9 a.m - noon NO Refunds

    West Orange Senior Citizen Services, Room 207, 66 Main Street

    If any questions, please call 973-325-4105




    Lion's Club Annual Spaghetti Dinner

    5:30-8 p.m.

    4/26 Thursday

    West Orange High School Cafeteria, 51 Conforti Avenue

    $10 per person

    For tickets or advertisement: Tim King, 347 Mt. Pleasant Ave., Suite 200, West Orange, NJ 07052 [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3811]





    Roosevelt Middle School presents: Once On This Island

    7 p.m.

    4/27 Friday & 4/28 Saturday

    2 p.m.

    4/29 Sunday

    Roosevelt Middle School, 36 Gilbert Pl.

    $10 Adult, $8.00 Student/Senior in ADVANCE SALES

    $12 Adult, $10.00 Student/Senior AT THE DOOR

    (CASH only purchases at the DOOR)

    For Advance Tickets: rms.booktix.com [https://rms.booktix.com/]




    Police Unity Tour [http://policeunitytour.com/chapter_1/]

    5/9-5/13

    Support the West Orange Police Department [https://secure.policeunitytour.com/registrant/TeamFundraisingPage.aspx?teamID=783814] in raising money in support of the Police Unity Tour.

    The Police Unity Tour’s motto is: “We Ride for Those Who Died” and they raise awareness about America’s fallen officers. We hope you will support the WOPD by making a donation to their page [https://secure.policeunitytour.com/registrant/TeamFundraisingPage.aspx?teamID=783814] today.





    Essex County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3813]

    8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    5/5 Saturday

    125 Fairview Ave. (next to the Old Hospital Center), Cedar Grove

    Essex County residents must provide proof of residency at the site.

    For more information, call 973-792-9060 or visit [http://www.ecuanj.com/] [http://www.ecuanj.com/] www.ecuanj.com [http://www.ecuanj.com/]





    Essex County Computer & Electronics Recycling Day [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3571]

    9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

    5/19 Saturday

    125 Fairview Ave. (next to the Old Hospital Center), Cedar Grove

    Essex County residents must provide proof of residency at the site.

    For more information, call 973-792-9060 or visit www.ecuanj.com [http://www.ecuanj.com/]





    Memorial Day Observed- All Municipal Offices Closed

    5/28 Monday

    There will be NO regular trash and NO recycling pick up

    There will be NO Jitney service





    Memorial Day Ceremony

    10 a.m.

    5/28 Monday

    Township Hall, Front Steps, 66 Main Street




    Luncheon [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3817]

    11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.

    5/30 Wednesday

    Mayfair Farms, 481 Eagle Rock Ave.

    Tickets $25/person; $30 non-resident(must be registered with WO Senior Club)

    Tickets being sold 5/7-5/18 9 a.m - noon No Tickets Sold at Door

    West Orange Senior Citizen Services, Room 207, 66 Main Street

    If any questions, please call 973-325-4105






    West Orange Street Fair

    11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    6/2 Saturday

    For more information, www.westorangestreetfair.com [http://westorangestreetfair.com/]




    The West Orange Jr. Police Academy Summer Program

    June 25-29, 2018

    This is an amazing program open to West Orange
    boys/girls between the ages of 11-14. More info to come!! Save the Dates





    Field Goods -Sustainable New Jersey [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3683]

    The Township of West Orange has partnered with Field Goods to bring fresh produce to our residents on a weekly basis! Pick up weekly at First Mountain Preschool, Metropolitan Plant and Flower Exchange, or Regal Bank. Go to Field-Goods.com [http://field-goods.com/] and learn more!





    West Orange Senior Citizen Recreational Services

    Bingo, Zumba, Yoga, and more!

    Click here [http://westorange.org/index.aspx?nid=523] for more info




    Save Money On Your Property Taxes!!

    Click here [http://westorange.org/index.aspx?NID=1173] to get your FREE Shop West Orange Property Tax Rebate Card!





    WOPD Introduces "Take Me Home" ID To Help Track At Risk Residents
    The program can help find someone who has run, wandered or just walked away

    from a location within the township and ease in their safe return. The Take Me Home

    program is helpful for people who are nonverbal or easily disoriented. This includes those

    who suffer from Autism, Dementia, Deafness, Alzheimer’s and other developmental disabilities.

    The program is strictly voluntary and not limited by age or disability. Click here for an application [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3738]

    Visit www.westorange.org/tmh [http://www.westorange.org/civicalerts.aspx?aid=1449] for more information or call 973-325-4045/4007





    WOPD Is A Permanent Prescription Drug Drop Off Location

    The permanent collection sites are open year-round so unwanted medications can be safely discarded at the public’s convenience. Residents can dispose of their unused prescription drug medication by placing it in the marked collection sites. Dropping off medication is anonymous and safe. Residents should remove any identifying information from the medication containers, such as their name, address, telephone number and doctor’s name. Medications that are collected are brought to a licensed facility where they are safely disposed. Please be advised that we cannot accept any sharps, epi-pens, inhalers or items containing mercury in our unwanted prescription drop box.
    http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx [http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx]





    Learn How To Start A Neighborhood Watch

    Neighborhood watches are started in an effort to reduce crime rates,
    provide security, and bring together a community. This cause can unify
    and fill a neighborhood with pride. Watches are also a great way to build
    relationships with law enforcement. Click here [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2947] to learn more





    The West Orange Department of Recreation publishes a monthly electronic Rec Newsletter. It is chock full of information about upcoming programs and deadlines for registrations. It also includes stories detailing successful efforts of West Orange teams and individual athletes. It can be found on the Recreation page of the Township’s website – www.westorange.org [http://www.westorange.org/]





    Safe Exchange Zone Program

    This program is intended to create a safe environment for the transfer of goods and money for the seller and buyer involved in an internet based, in-person sale. Click here [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2279] to learn more






    Receive tax free money to make energy related improvements [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3672]





    What Else Is Going On In West Orange?

    Click on the logos below to stay up-to-date on everything happening in town.


    [http://www.libraryinsight.net/calendar.asp?jx=wo] [http://www.downtownwo.com/] [https://www.nps.gov/edis/index.htm] [http://westorange.org/admin/www.turtlebackzoo.com] [http://www.njai.org/] [http://www.woarts.org/]





    Attention Jitney Commuters!!

    Download The Real-Time Tracking App!

    Click here [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2336] to learn more




    West Orange Emergency Call System

    Sign up to receive calls, emails and/or texts from the Township when an emergency may arise or important information needs to be distributed to residents. Click here [http://www.westorange.org/swift911] to sign up





    West Orange Animal Welfare League Adoptions

    Adoptions are scheduled from 11:00am to 3:00pm on the first and third Saturday of each month. Redemption and adoption hours are Monday through Friday from 4:30pm to 5:30pm at the Alex Caprio Animal Control Facility, 311 Watchung Avenue, West Orange. Residents should call first. Additional hours are available by appointment. For more info, call (973) 325-4121 or click here [http://awos.petfinder.com/shelters/NJ59.html]





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    [mailto:squirk@westorange.org] [Please include name and mailing address] NOTICE from the West Orange Fire Dept. Regarding Kidde Smoke Detector Recall. For Details on the Recall [https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Kidde-Recalls-Dual-Sensor-Smoke-Alarms-Due-to-Risk-of-Failure-to-Alert-Consumers-to-a-Fire] Early Bird Registration 2018 - Now Open [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3795] Early Bird pricing is available through May 11th. Register today at www.westorange.org/rec [http://www.westorange.org/rec] For more information, contact the Recreation Department 973-325-4150 Spring Fling- West Orange Recreation Department 6-7:30 p.m. 3/29 TONIGHT Liberty Middle School Auditorium, 1 Kelly Dr. $2/person admission Schedule of Activities Flier [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3771] Good Friday Observed- All Municipal Offices Closed 3/30 Friday There will be regular trash and recycling pick up There will be Jitney service Dine To Donate [/DocumentCenter/View/3831] 3/31 Saturday Oak Barrel Pub, 440 Main St. Lunch/Dinner/Drinks Karaoke @ 9:30 p.m. 15% of all proceeds will go to support Team West Orange for the Unity Tour WOHS Advanced Placement Studio Art Students Exhibit 1-4 p.m. Until 3/31 West Orange Arts Center, 551 Valley Rd. For gallery hours: visit www.woarts.org [http://www.westorange.org/Admin/www.woarts.org] Mayor Parisi's Open Office Hours 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. 4/5 Thursday Town Hall- Room 106, 66 Main St. No appointment necessary. Stop by and chat with the Mayor. Come in and discuss your concerns and ideas. Upcoming date(s): 4/5 & 4/19 Shredding Day 11 a.m. -3 p.m. 4/8 Sunday West Orange Environmental Center, 590 Mt. Pleasant Ave. Shred General Items, Financial Documents, Receipts & Expenditures. FREE for all town residents. ID required. 4 box limit. NO plastic bags. Contact Nick at 973-325-4165 or email NSalese@westorange.org [mailto:NSalese@westorange.org] if further information is needed FIRST SESSION FULL!! Spring Skateboard Classes [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3799] 6-7 p.m. 4/9, 4/16, 4/23 & 4/30 Mondays We knew the demand would be high, but wow! The first session filled up already and we're taking names on the waitlist to figure out if we need a second (or third) session. Go to www.westorange.org/rec to sign-up for the wait list for skateboard lessons at the West Orange Skatepark with Skate.Now [https://www.facebook.com/skatenow/] Ages 6-14. Township Council Meeting(s) 6:30 p.m. 4/10 Tuesday Council Chambers, 66 Main St. Upcoming meetings: 4/24, 5/8, 5/22, 6/12 & 6/26 WOHS presents In the Heights- A New Musical [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3783] 7 p.m. 4/11 Wednesday FREE Senior Citizen Performance 4/12 Thursday, 4/13 Friday & 4/14 Saturday 2 p.m. 4/15 Sunday Advance Tickets: Students/Seniors $11; Adults $13 At the door: All tickets $15; Purchase in advance at: wohs.booktix.com [https://wohs.booktix.com/] Call 973-669-5301 X 31450 or email wohstheater@westorangeschools.org [mailto:wohstheater@westorangeschools.org] Upcoming Board of Education Meeting(s) 8 p.m. 4/16 Monday Upcoming Meetings: 5/7, 5/21, 6/4 & 6/18 Library Media Center, West Orange High School, 51 Conforti Ave. Dates subject to change. Click here [http://www.woboe.org/] for more info West Orange Arts Council Board Meeting 7 p.m. 4/19 Thursday Upcoming Meetings: 4/19, 5/17 & 6/21 West Orange Arts Center, 551 Valley Rd. Fabolous & Jadakiss, Funk Flex, CL Smooth and AZ [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3810] 6 p.m. 4/20 Friday Rain or Shine OSPAC, 4 Boland Drive Presented by RBCG Fourtwenty Tickets available at Eventbrite [https://www.eventbrite.com/e/420-fabolous-jadakiss-funk-flex-cl-smooth-and-az-tickets-43145446191] Free Self Defense & Safety Seminar [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3798] 1-4 p.m. 4/22 Sunday West Orange High School, Tarnoff Gym, 51 Conforti Ave. The West Orange Police Dept. and Mobile1KravMaga [https://www.facebook.com/mobile1kravmaga/] are hosting a FREE self defense and safety seminar for teens/women (13+). Registration is FREE, open to all ability levels. Event is sponsored by West Orange Recreation Dept. [https://www.facebook.com/WORECREATION/] Secure your spot at www.westorange.org/rec [http://www.westorange.org/rec] West Orange Senior Citizen Bus Trip to Hunterdon Hills Playhouse [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3816] Matinee 4/26 Thursday Tickets $55/person being sold 4/9-4/13 9 a.m - noon NO Refunds West Orange Senior Citizen Services, Room 207, 66 Main Street If any questions, please call 973-325-4105 Lion's Club Annual Spaghetti Dinner 5:30-8 p.m. 4/26 Thursday West Orange High School Cafeteria, 51 Conforti Avenue $10 per person For tickets or advertisement: Tim King, 347 Mt. Pleasant Ave., Suite 200, West Orange, NJ 07052 [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3811] Roosevelt Middle School presents: Once On This Island 7 p.m. 4/27 Friday & 4/28 Saturday 2 p.m. 4/29 Sunday Roosevelt Middle School, 36 Gilbert Pl. $10 Adult, $8.00 Student/Senior in ADVANCE SALES $12 Adult, $10.00 Student/Senior AT THE DOOR (CASH only purchases at the DOOR) For Advance Tickets: rms.booktix.com [https://rms.booktix.com/] Police Unity Tour [http://policeunitytour.com/chapter_1/] 5/9-5/13 Support the West Orange Police Department [https://secure.policeunitytour.com/registrant/TeamFundraisingPage.aspx?teamID=783814] in raising money in support of the Police Unity Tour. The Police Unity Tour’s motto is: “We Ride for Those Who Died” and they raise awareness about America’s fallen officers. We hope you will support the WOPD by making a donation to their page [https://secure.policeunitytour.com/registrant/TeamFundraisingPage.aspx?teamID=783814] today. Essex County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3813] 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. 5/5 Saturday 125 Fairview Ave. (next to the Old Hospital Center), Cedar Grove Essex County residents must provide proof of residency at the site. For more information, call 973-792-9060 or visit [http://www.ecuanj.com/] [http://www.ecuanj.com/] www.ecuanj.com [http://www.ecuanj.com/] Essex County Computer & Electronics Recycling Day [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3571] 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. 5/19 Saturday 125 Fairview Ave. (next to the Old Hospital Center), Cedar Grove Essex County residents must provide proof of residency at the site. For more information, call 973-792-9060 or visit www.ecuanj.com [http://www.ecuanj.com/] Memorial Day Observed- All Municipal Offices Closed 5/28 Monday There will be NO regular trash and NO recycling pick up There will be NO Jitney service Memorial Day Ceremony 10 a.m. 5/28 Monday Township Hall, Front Steps, 66 Main Street Luncheon [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3817] 11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. 5/30 Wednesday Mayfair Farms, 481 Eagle Rock Ave. Tickets $25/person; $30 non-resident(must be registered with WO Senior Club) Tickets being sold 5/7-5/18 9 a.m - noon No Tickets Sold at Door West Orange Senior Citizen Services, Room 207, 66 Main Street If any questions, please call 973-325-4105 West Orange Street Fair 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. 6/2 Saturday For more information, www.westorangestreetfair.com [http://westorangestreetfair.com/] The West Orange Jr. Police Academy Summer Program June 25-29, 2018 This is an amazing program open to West Orange boys/girls between the ages of 11-14. More info to come!! Save the Dates Field Goods -Sustainable New Jersey [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3683] The Township of West Orange has partnered with Field Goods to bring fresh produce to our residents on a weekly basis! Pick up weekly at First Mountain Preschool, Metropolitan Plant and Flower Exchange, or Regal Bank. Go to Field-Goods.com [http://field-goods.com/] and learn more! West Orange Senior Citizen Recreational Services Bingo, Zumba, Yoga, and more! Click here [http://westorange.org/index.aspx?nid=523] for more info Save Money On Your Property Taxes!! Click here [http://westorange.org/index.aspx?NID=1173] to get your FREE Shop West Orange Property Tax Rebate Card! WOPD Introduces "Take Me Home" ID To Help Track At Risk Residents The program can help find someone who has run, wandered or just walked away from a location within the township and ease in their safe return. The Take Me Home program is helpful for people who are nonverbal or easily disoriented. This includes those who suffer from Autism, Dementia, Deafness, Alzheimer’s and other developmental disabilities. The program is strictly voluntary and not limited by age or disability. Click here for an application [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3738] Visit www.westorange.org/tmh [http://www.westorange.org/civicalerts.aspx?aid=1449] for more information or call 973-325-4045/4007 WOPD Is A Permanent Prescription Drug Drop Off Location The permanent collection sites are open year-round so unwanted medications can be safely discarded at the public’s convenience. Residents can dispose of their unused prescription drug medication by placing it in the marked collection sites. Dropping off medication is anonymous and safe. Residents should remove any identifying information from the medication containers, such as their name, address, telephone number and doctor’s name. Medications that are collected are brought to a licensed facility where they are safely disposed. Please be advised that we cannot accept any sharps, epi-pens, inhalers or items containing mercury in our unwanted prescription drop box. http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx [http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx] Learn How To Start A Neighborhood Watch Neighborhood watches are started in an effort to reduce crime rates, provide security, and bring together a community. This cause can unify and fill a neighborhood with pride. Watches are also a great way to build relationships with law enforcement. Click here [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2947] to learn more The West Orange Department of Recreation publishes a monthly electronic Rec Newsletter. It is chock full of information about upcoming programs and deadlines for registrations. It also includes stories detailing successful efforts of West Orange teams and individual athletes. It can be found on the Recreation page of the Township’s website – www.westorange.org [http://www.westorange.org/] Safe Exchange Zone Program This program is intended to create a safe environment for the transfer of goods and money for the seller and buyer involved in an internet based, in-person sale. Click here [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2279] to learn more Receive tax free money to make energy related improvements [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3672] What Else Is Going On In West Orange? Click on the logos below to stay up-to-date on everything happening in town. [http://www.libraryinsight.net/calendar.asp?jx=wo] [http://www.downtownwo.com/] [https://www.nps.gov/edis/index.htm] [http://westorange.org/admin/www.turtlebackzoo.com] [http://www.njai.org/] [http://www.woarts.org/] Attention Jitney Commuters!! Download The Real-Time Tracking App! Click here [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2336] to learn more West Orange Emergency Call System Sign up to receive calls, emails and/or texts from the Township when an emergency may arise or important information needs to be distributed to residents. Click here [http://www.westorange.org/swift911] to sign up West Orange Animal Welfare League Adoptions Adoptions are scheduled from 11:00am to 3:00pm on the first and third Saturday of each month. Redemption and adoption hours are Monday through Friday from 4:30pm to 5:30pm at the Alex Caprio Animal Control Facility, 311 Watchung Avenue, West Orange. Residents should call first. Additional hours are available by appointment. For more info, call (973) 325-4121 or click here [http://awos.petfinder.com/shelters/NJ59.html] [http://www.facebook.com/westorangeinfo] [http://www.twitter.com/westorangeinfo] [http://www.youtube.com/westorangeinfo] [http://www.instagram.com/westorangeinfo]