BORDENTOWN JOTTINGS

Fri. Nov. 1
   ”This Autumn, the Only Thing Falling Should be the Leaves” 9:30 am. Free Breakfast and Health Seminar. Falls are the second leading cause of accidental death in the U.S. Join us at Granville House for a free presentation and learn what steps you can take to lower your chances of falling and reduce your risk of injury. RSVP at 609-239-5440. Granville House 111 Sunset Road Burlington.
Sat., Nov. 2
   The Bordentown Township Environmental Commission will be holding a Fall Paper Shredder Day in the Senior Center parking lot from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.. Have your personal papers safely and securely shredded and enjoy a free cup of coffee compliments of Crestview Deli.
   Joseph and John DeMasi, “The DeMasi Twins,” bring their melodic harmonies, poetry, and toe-tapping folk music to Bordentown’s Dorothea Dix Unitarian Universalist Church, 39 Park St., Bordentown, at 7 p.m. A free-will offering will be taken. Call John DeMasi at 609-581-2651.
Sun., Nov. 3
   Alexis Cole And Friends at 3 p.m. Scott Arcangel, music director, is the pianist and musical director of the West Point Band’s Jazz Knights. Bordentown Regional Middle School, 50 Dunn’s Mill Road, Bordentown. Tickets: Adults $15: Students $5. Call 609-298-5465.
Mon., Nov. 4
   Burlington County Hadassah is holding its traditional Fun Day to support Hadassah’s Extraordinary Humanitarian Efforts, including The Hadassah Medical Organization. For the price of $23 per person, guests will assemble at Mastoris Restaurant, 144 Route 130, Bordentown. Beginning at 10:30 a.m. coffee, tea and bread will be served. Tables for card and Mah Jong playing will be set up before and after a full luncheon serving, in addition to snacks and beverages during the afternoon, until 4 p.m. Drawings for door prizes are included. Phone either (609) 424-0403 or (609) 291-0396.
Sat., Nov. 16
   The Bordentown Elks is having its annual Craft Show at the Elks, 11 Amboy Road, Bordentown from 9 a.mm to 3 p.m. Free Admission, Super 50/50, Over 80 crafters/vendors, Food is available for purchase. Contact Person: Rosemary Becker 609-424-3167 or elkscraftshow@gmail.com.
   Fall Festival Holiday Gift Shopping at the First Baptist Church of Bordentown, corner of Prince and Church streets. 9: a.m. to 3 p.m. Toys & games, holiday crafts-stocking stuffers,Specialty table, homemade baked goods. Lunch available. The kitchen opens at 11:30 a.m. Sponsored by the Women’s Society. Call 609-447-0659.
Sat., Nov. 30
   Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 280 Crosswicks St., in Bordentown, will be holding its annual Christmas Bazaar from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m..There will be vendors, crafters, food , discounted tickets for Disney on Ice, pictures with Santa and more. Visit www.HCLConline.org Crafters and Vendors are wanted. Contact Rhonda Knudson at rknudson11@verizont.net.
And more . . .
   Bordentown Elks Lodge 2085 has bingo every Tuesday at 7:15 p.m.
   Doors open at 5 p.m. There is a progressive jackpot, and food is available for purchase.
   The lodge has sandwich night every Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. The price is $6 per person.
   Lodge 2085 hosts a breakfast the third Sunday of every month from 8 to 11 a.m. All proceeds benefit the Special Children’s Committee.
   The Consolidated Fire Association will sponsor Bingo every Wednesday night at St. Mary’s School starting Sept. 18. The doors will open at 5:30 p.m. and the games will start at 7 p.m.
   Any parent who suspect his or child may be slow in developing language, social, motor or cognitive skills may be eligible for the Bordentown Regional School District’s preschool disabilities program. Contact the Child Study Team at 609-298-0025, ext. 1135.
   Bordentown Regional School District is offering a full-day, tuition-based early education program for children 4 or older.
   The Burlington County Community Action Program is being accepted. Contact Louise Sullivan at 609-298-0025, ext. 1129, for information.
   The Dorothea Dix Unitarian Universalist congregation of Bordentown City offers classes for children every Sunday at 10 a.m., 39 Park St. Contact the group via www.ddixuu.com.
   Church school classes for preschool through high school youth are being held at Christ Church, 130 Prince St., Bordentown. Call the parish office at 609-298-2348 or visit cctown.com to register.
   Bordentown Township Seniors plan a trip to Bally’s Casino every third Tuesday of the month. For information call Chuck Klosinski at 609-298-2688 or Carol Panella at 609-298-4235.
   The club meets the first and third Monday of each month at 1 p.m. at the Senior Community Center on Municipal Drive. All township seniors age 55 and older are welcome.
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