Sunday, 10/22/2017, 8:00 AM
Troop 14 Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser
381 Bar & Grill, 381 Main St.
Sunday, 10/22/2017, 10:00 AM
Solar Array Ribbon-Cutting
First Reformed Church, 61 Main St.
Tuesday, 10/24/2017, 4:30 PM
Shade Tree Commission Meeting
Municipal Building, 2nd Floor
First Reformed Church's Solar Array Ribbon-Cutting on Sunday, October 22nd
You're invited to a Solar Array Dedication and Ribbon Cutting on Sunday, October 22nd at First Reformed Church of Little Falls, 61 Main Street. Join us for a joy-filled worship service at 10:00 am, then stay for an 11:15 am ribbon-cutting ceremony, rain or shine. Refreshments to follow in our Fellowship Hall.
This is the first array to go on a church building in Little Falls and the surrounding towns! We want to inspire and lead the way. Download the flyer and pass it around!
Little Falls Boy Scout Troop 14 Annual Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, October 22nd
Little Falls Boy Scout Troop 14 is hosting their annual Pancake Breakfast summer camp fundraiser on Sunday, October 22nd from 8:00 am to 11:00 am at 381 Bar and Grill, located at 381 Main Street. Tickets will be sold at the door for $10.00 for adults. Children under 5 eat free.
College Planning Workshop at the Library on Wednesday, October 25th
College Benefits Research Group (CBRG) will host a college planning workshop at the Library on Wednesday, October 25th at 7 pm. This workshop is for parents of college-bound high school students and takes a three pronged approach to finding the right school: academically, socially and financially. The workshop will present strategies for maximizing your family's college financial aid and lowering your out-of-pocket costs. Parents can speak with a top-ranked academic planner who can discuss the selection and admissions process, essay writing, and interviewing skills. The workshop will advise parents of high school students on what they need to know as they take on the challenge of applying, being accepted, and paying for college. To register online go to http://cbrg.info/ and select Little Falls Public Library. To register by phone, please contact CBRG at 888-802-2740.
Harvest Moon Dinner Dance at the Civic Center on Friday, October 27th
Enjoy a night of dinner and dancing on Friday, October 27th at 6:30 pm at the Little Falls Civic Center. All Little Falls Senior Citizens are invited. Reservations must be made in advance. RSVP to Lucille at 973-785-3948 by October 16th. Leave your name and telephone number when you call. Proper attire is required. Share the flyer with your friends.
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
RAIN OR SHINE!
Pumpkin Patch, Games, & More!
Children MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT.
THIS HALLOWEEN EVENT IS FOR LITTLE FALLS RESIDENTS ONLY.
Taxes are due November 1, 2017 with Grace Period extended to November 13th
The 4th quarter taxes are due November 1, 2017 with a 10-day grace period. Town hall will be closed on Friday, November 10th for Veteran’s Day; therefore, the grace period will be extended to Monday, November 13, 2017. Town hall will be open on November 7th (Election Day).
The Township has instituted an automated Lock Box system for making and recording quarterly current tax receipts only. Taxpayers shall mail CURRENT taxes along with the tax stub(s) only to our lockbox. Do not mail the whole tax bill as checks will be your receipt.
Township of Little Falls
All delinquent taxes; miscellaneous fees and correspondence, etc. shall be mailed to:
Township of Little Falls
You may continue to pay CURRENT and DELINQUENT taxes in person at the Tax Collector’s office during office hours:
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Pay your property taxes online with our new service
Little Falls property owners now have the option to pay property taxes online. There are no fees for paying taxes online. Go to www.lfnj.com and commence with the TAX PAYMENTS button.
Book Club Meeting at the Library on Tuesday, November 7th
The Little Falls Public Library Book Club meets on the first Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m. The featured books will be available at the front desk the night of the book club. All are welcome and light refreshments will be served.
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
Knights of Columbus Hosts Pork Chop Dinner on Friday, November 10th
Knights of Columbus Council #3835 is hosting a Pork Chop Dinner at Holy Angels Church on Friday, November 10th at 5:30 pm. We’ll be serving a golden fried pork chop, then baked in gravy for a sweet & tender, “fall-off-the-bone” flavor, served with mashed potatoes, green beans, salad and finishing with dessert. Refreshments included. Tickets are $15.00 per person for adults. Kid meals under 10 will be available with a hot dog for $5.00. Take-outs available.
For tickets please call Peter at 973-646-6695. Further information to read or post is downloadable here.
2017 Fall Rabies Clinics for Dogs Held in November
The Clifton Health Department will hold three Free Fall Rabies Clinics for Dogs at the Clifton DPW Garage, 307 E. 7th St.There will be a Saturday Clinic on November 4th from 10:00 AM-12:00 PM, and two Tuesday Clinics on November 14th & 28th from 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. Call Clifton at(973) 470-5760 for more information.
The Clifton Health Department is a contractual health agency serving the Township of Little Falls.
Little Falls ABC Holiday Popup Sale on Friday, November 17th
The Little Falls Alliance for a Better Community will hold a Holiday Popup Sale at the Little Falls Recreation Center on Paterson Ave. on Friday, November 17th from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. There will be gifts galore, including art work, accessories, clothing, handbags, jewelry, and a wide variety of crafted & boutique items priced to sell. Share the flyer with your friends and encourage them to come.
Digital Memory Media Conversion at the Library on Saturday, November 18th
The Little Falls Public Library is pleased to sponsor a digital preservation fundraising event to help patrons maintain personal memories of print photos, film, videos and other media materials. The Little Falls Library has partnered with Digital Memory Media (a Division of Innovative Document Imaging LLP), a leading provider of digital imaging services. Digital Memory Media brings secure, professional preservation services to individuals at an affordable price. In addition, twenty percent (20%) of all proceeds from the program will be donated to the library.
WHEN: November 18th
Patrons are encouraged to bring their personal collections, such as print photographs, slides and audio-visual material including VHS videos, 8mm, and 16mm film to the event. Digital Memory Media advisors will be on hand to counsel patrons on the best way to digitally preserve their collections. Once scanned and digitized, patrons will be notified of a date and time to retrieve their material from the library.
Homestead Benefit Program
Homeowners: 2015 Homestead Benefit application packets for Passaic County will be mailed out by the Division of Taxation on September 21, 2017. The deadline for filing a Homestead application is Thursday, November 30, 2017.
Homestead Benefit (for questions by homeowners):
Gems & Treks Clubs now open to boys and girls K to 12
Gems & Treks are clubs for boys and girls, K to 12th grade, with lessons, crafts, fellowship, field trips, and fun activities that help us put our faith into action. Similar to a Christian version of the Brownies, girls earn badges for completing service and mission goals. Clubs meet on the 1st and 3rd Fri of each month at the Little Falls United Methodist Church, from 7 to 8:30 pm. Contact the church office for more info at email@example.com or 973-256-0993.
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.
LittleFallsBiz to Host Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, December 9th
Come join us for Breakfast with Santa at the Civic Center on Saturday morning, December 9th. Hosted by LittleFallsBiz, you can bring your camera for a photo with Santa and enjoy a craft. There will be a small gift for each child and door prizes for the adults. There are two seatings, from from 8:30 am to 10 am and again from 10:30 am to noon. Tickets go on sale November 1st, cost $5 per person (under 2YO are free) and may be purchased online at littlefallsbiz.org.
Saturday Family Story Time Is Back at the Library
Join us for our Saturday family preschool story time on the first Saturday of each month beginning October 7th at 10:30 AM! We will read simple stories, sing, and offer lots of opportunities for movement and participation through finger plays and action rhymes. This story time usually lasts about 25 minutes and is followed by a free play session, giving adults and children the chance to socialize and interact. Please register by stopping by or calling the Library at 973-256-2784. The Little Falls Public Library is located at 8 Warren St., Little Falls, NJ.
Baby Boxes at the Library
Are you an expecting parent or new parent? Have you heard about Baby Boxes? The Baby Box Co., inspired by a Finnish tradition, is an innovative, integrated program equipping parents with education and resources to give their babies a safe start in life. Baby Boxes can be used as a safe sleep space for a baby's first five to six months of life. The Baby Box program is now partnering with the Little Falls Public Library to distribute boxes for infants to sleep.
In order to receive a free Baby Box, an expecting or new parent will need to take following steps:
Boxes include a mattress, a tote bag with diapers, wipes and more to help new parents make good choices during the critical first months of their child's development. An infant CPR kit provided by the American Heart Association will also be included.
The Library is located at 8 Warren St. For more information, please call the Library at 973-256-2784.
A Fresh New Way to Support the Library!
Introducing Field Goods, a weekly, year-round local produce delivery service which offers fresh food from small farms. The Little Falls Public Library is now a pick-up location for Field Goods! Customers receive 5 to 8 different fruit and vegetables (depending on bag size), plus optional add-ons. Bags cost $16 to $32 per week. Everything is purchased from over 80 small farms in the region. All products are non-GMO, and most organically grown. New Customers: Sign up through October 31st and Field Goods will credit your account $10.00! Credit is applied after the promotion ends. Order deadline for a Thursday Library pick-up is Monday at 11:59 PM. For more information visit our website: www.littlefallslibrary.org.
Little Free Library at Memorial Park
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 book list, 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.
Vinyasa Yoga at the Library on Mondays and Fridays
The Little Falls Public Library offers two weekly Vinyasa Yoga sessions with instructor Stacey Myers-Smith, RYT-200. Sessions are held on Mondays at 11:30 am and Fridays at 11a m. 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.
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.