Friday, 11/17/2017, 5:00 PM
Holiday Popup Sale
LF Recreation Center, Paterson Ave.
Saturday, 11/18/2017, 10:00 AM
LF United Methodist Church, 139 Main Street
Saturday, 11/18/2017, 11:00 AM
Digital Memory Media Conversion
Little Falls Public Library, 8 Warren St.
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.
“Support the Troops” Ceremony Honoring Staff Sgt. Michael Hullender on Saturday, November 18th at 1:00 pm
On Saturday, November 18th at 1:00 pm the American Legion Singac Memorial Post 108 and the Township of Little Falls will be hosting a "Support the Troops" rally at the Little Falls Veterans Monument, located in Wilmore Road Park at the intersection of E. Main Street and 1st Avenue. At the ceremony, Staff Sgt. Michael Hullender, who was killed in action in 2007, will be honored and his name will be added to the monument. All are welcome and encouraged to attend the special event.
The American Legion Post 108 would especially like to extend an invitation to any veterans and/or current servicemen and women in the area to be honored at the ceremony. Friends and family members of these brave men and women are encouraged to spread the word so the community can properly thank them for their service and sacrifice.
Staff Sgt. Hullender was killed ten years ago during Operation Iraqi Freedom at the age of 29. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 501st Airborne Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division in Fort Richardson, Alaska. His name will be added to the other valiant souls from Little Falls who gave their lives for this country in various wars and conflicts.
Please come and show your support for those who gave and still give their lives for our freedom.
Holiday Fair at the Little Falls United Methodist Church on Saturday, November 18th
The annual Holiday Fair will be held at the Little Falls United Methodist Church from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, November 18th. Jewelry, stained glass items, personalized Christmas ornaments, new gift items, homemade baked goods and vendors from LuLaRu leggings, Touchtone crystals, Tastefully Simple, Mousekins books, and locally made hand-crafted items will be available. Lunch will be served between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. There is no admission charge. Ample parking is available. We are handicap accessible. With the holidays coming, this is a wonderful opportunity to shop and enjoy lunch with friends. The church is located at 139 Main Street.
Free Balance and Falls Workshop at the Library on Saturday, November 18th
Feel unsteady when walking? Lose your balance easily? Suffered a fall in the last year? By popular request, local doctor from Flex Physical Therapy Steven Hennigan is offering a FREE Balance and Falls Workshop to the local community at the Little Falls Public Library, 8 Warren Street on Saturday, November 18, 2017 from 1PM-2PM.
In this workshop you will learn:
This Workshop is being presented by a Doctor of PT. As a Physical Therapist, Dr. Hennigan is an expert in human movement. PTs are able to assess where the primary source of balance loss is coming from AND prescribe a series of exercises that are specific to your needs!
This workshop is absolutely FREE…but call 973-812-8000 now to reserve your spot.
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.
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 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.
NEPA Scoping Meeting for the Peckman River Basin Flood Risk Management Feasibility Study on Wednesday, November 29th
The U.S Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) New York District (District), in partnership with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP), will be preparing an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) in accordance with the Council on Environmental Quality’s National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) implementing regulations for the Peckman River Basin Flood Risk Management Feasibility Study. As part of the EIS development, the District and the NJDEP will be holding a NEPA Scoping Meeting on November 29, 2017 starting at 7 pm at the Little Falls Civic Center, 19 Warren Street to solicit input on issues and impacts to be addressed in an EIS.
The purpose of the NEPA Scoping Meeting is to provide an opportunity for the public and agencies to comment on the scope of the environmental analysis in the EIS and to raise issues, concerns and ideas regarding potential impacts. In addition, the District requests any information on natural resources including plants, animals and aquatic habitats. Find out more by reading the press release.
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):
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 FALLS RECREATION PRESENTS:
The Annual Lighting of the Christmas Tree !
MEET SANTA FOR A SPECIAL TREAT! For more information, please call Little Falls Recreation at: (973) 256-3884
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.
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.
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.