Community Events and Programs

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  • Programa de Karate para Padres e Hijos con Necesidades Especiales
    Sunday, April 14 in Paterson
    Special Dragons
    The Circle, Center City Mall

    Programa de Karate para Padres e Hijos con Necesidades Especiales

    Special Dragons y Circle of Care se han unido para brindarle a su hijo este programa de kárate de vanguardia diseñado por maestros de educación especial y cinturones negros.

  • Special Needs Parent/Child Karate Program
    Sunday, April 14 in Paterson
    Special Dragons
    The Circle, Center City Mall

    Special Needs Parent/Child Karate Program

    Special Dragons and Circle of Care have come together to bring your child this cutting edge karate program designed by special education teachers and black-belts.

  • Health Resource Fair Family Fun and Health Day
    Monday, April 15 @ 10:00 AM in Paterson
    Calvary Baptist Church

    Health Resource Fair Family Fun and Health Day

    The Historic Calvary Baptist Church in partnership with Hackensack Meridian  John Theurer Cancer Center presents, Health Resource Fair. A day of family fun and health education for all to join!

  • Aphasia - A Loss of Language Not Intellect
    Tuesday, April 16 @ 12:00 PM
    Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey

    Aphasia - A Loss of Language Not Intellect Virtual

    Aphasia is a language disorder that can be caused by a brain injury such as a stroke, brain tumor, accident, or brain disease. Although it can affect one's ability to speak, read, and write, aphasia alone does not affect one's intellect. In this webinar, we will provide: An overview of aphasia; Tips for communicating with someone with aphasia; Information on programs and services offered through the Adler Aphasia Center.

  • Go Green for Earth Day!
    Tuesday, April 16 @ 5:00 PM in Paterson
    New Destiny Family Success Center
    The Heritage at Alexander Hamilton

    Go Green for Earth Day!

    New Destiny Family Success Center invites families to join them for Earth Day to connect closer to the natural world, help local wildlife, and learn about ways you can make an impact towards a greener, healthier planet.

  • ¡Vuélvete ecológico para el Día de la Tierra!
    Tuesday, April 16 @ 5:00 PM in Paterson
    New Destiny Family Success Center
    The Heritage at Alexander Hamilton

    ¡Vuélvete ecológico para el Día de la Tierra!

    New Destiny Family Success Center invita a las familias a unirse a ellos en el Día de la Tierra para conectarse más cerca del mundo natural, ayudar a la vida silvestre local y aprender sobre las formas en que pueden generar un impacto hacia un planeta más verde y saludable.

  • El ABC en español de cómo conocer a tu bebé
    Wednesday, April 17 @ 10:00 AM

    El ABC en español de cómo conocer a tu bebé Virtual

    Únase al Montclair State University Center for Autism and Early Childhood Mental Health en su programa, El ABC en español de cómo conocer a su bebé. Abra esto para obtener más información.

  • Need Help Paying for Groceries?
    Wednesday, April 17 @ 10:00 AM in Paterson
    New Destiny Family Success Center

    Need Help Paying for Groceries?

    You may think you shouldn't need help putting food on the table, but sometimes you do. If you're having trouble paying for groceries, even if it's just for a few months, New Destiny Family Success Center is here to help. NJ SNAP is New Jersey's food assistance program that can help you buy the groceries you need to eat and be healthy.

  • Spanish ABC's of Getting to Know Your Baby
    Wednesday, April 17 @ 10:00 AM

    Spanish ABC's of Getting to Know Your Baby Virtual

    Join Montclair University's Center for Autism and Early Childhood Mental Health in their program, Spanish ABC's of Getting to Know Your Baby. Open this to find out more.

  • ¿Necesita Ayuda Para Pagar Los Comestibles?
    Wednesday, April 17 @ 10:00 AM in Paterson
    New Destiny Family Success Center

    ¿Necesita Ayuda Para Pagar Los Comestibles?

    Quizás pienses que no deberías necesitar ayuda para poner comida en la mesa, pero a veces es así. NJ SNAP es el programa de asistencia alimentaria de Nueva Jersey que puede ayudarle a comprar los alimentos que necesita para comer y estar saludable.

  • Virtual Informational Event with: St. Joseph's Hospital
    Wednesday, April 17 @ 12:00 PM

    Virtual Informational Event with: St. Joseph's Hospital Virtual

    Topic: How to apply, learn all aspects of the different employment opportunities and much more!

  • CAP Classroom Workshop
    Wednesday, April 17 @ 6:00 PM

    CAP Classroom Workshop Virtual

    Help your favorite student be “Safe, Strong and Free” by attending this  ADULT workshop.

  • Passaic County Community College: Career Fair!
    Thursday, April 18 @ 10:00 AM in Paterson
    Passaic County Community College
    Passaic County Community College

    Passaic County Community College: Career Fair!

    Join Passaic County Community College in their college fair! Open this for more information!

  • Passaic County Community College: Feria de Carrera
    Thursday, April 18 @ 10:00 AM in Paterson
    Passaic County Community College
    Passaic County Community College

    Passaic County Community College: Feria de Carrera

    ¡Únase a Passaic County Community College en su feria universitaria! ¡Abre esto para obtener más información!

  • Teen Speak for Parents
    Thursday, April 18 @ 3:00 PM in Paterson
    New Destiny Family Success Center
    School #6

    Teen Speak for Parents

    Do you wish your pre-teen would listen to you more? Do you want to build a stronger relationship with your pre-teen? Do you have a difficult time talking to your teen? This interactive 4-session workshop will give you strategies on how to build a stronger relationship and positively influence the decision making of your pre-teens and teens.

  • Lamaze Childbirth Education
    Thursday, April 18 @ 6:00 PM

    Lamaze Childbirth Education Virtual

    Join Montclair University's Center for Autism and Early Childhood Mental Health in their program, Lamaze Childbirth Education. Open this to find out more.

  • El ABC en español de cómo conocer a tu bebé
    Friday, April 19 @ 10:00 AM

    El ABC en español de cómo conocer a tu bebé Virtual

    Únase al Montclair State University Center for Autism and Early Childhood Mental Health en su programa, El ABC en español de cómo conocer a su bebé. Abra esto para obtener más información.

  • Spanish ABC's of Getting to Know Your Baby
    Friday, April 19 @ 10:00 AM

    Spanish ABC's of Getting to Know Your Baby Virtual

    Join Montclair University's Center for Autism and Early Childhood Mental Health in their program, Spanish ABC's of Getting to Know Your Baby. Open this to find out more.

  • Earth Day Clean Up
    Saturday, April 20 @ 9:00 AM in Ringwood
    Center for Family Resources

    Earth Day Clean Up

    Join the Center for Family Resources at their Earth Day Clean-up!

  • Earth Day Celebration!
    Saturday, April 20 @ 11:00 AM in Ringwood
    The New Weis Center for Education, Arts, & Recreation
    The New Weis Center for Education, Arts, & Recreation

    Earth Day Celebration!

    The New Weis Center for Education, Arts, & Recreation is hosting an Earth Day Celebration for all to attend!

  • Earth Day Clean Up
    Monday, April 22 @ 10:00 AM in Hewitt
    Highlands Family Success Center

    Earth Day Clean Up

    Join the Highlands Family Success Center in their Earth Day Clean Up!

  • Plantando con Amor
    Monday, April 22 @ 5:00 PM in Paterson
    New Destiny Family Success Center
    The Heritage at Alexander Hamilton

    Plantando con Amor

    Únase al New Destiny Family Success Center para pasar un rato divertido plantando plantas a partir de productos reciclados. ¡No te pierdas!

  • Planting with Love
    Monday, April 22 @ 5:00 PM in Paterson
    New Destiny Family Success Center
    The Heritage at Alexander Hamilton

    Planting with Love

    Join New Destiny Family Success Center for a fun time planting plants from recycled goods. Do not miss out!

  • STEMGirls Weekly Workshops
    Monday, April 22 @ 5:00 PM
    STEAMpark

    STEMGirls Weekly Workshops Virtual

    April 22-June 22
    Afterschool STEM enrichment classes for 3rd to 8th-grade girls, that teach science, financial literacy, and learning to code at all levels. With supply kits mailed to students' homes and Chromebooks to borrow if needed, this is a full-year virtual program that helps students build skills that contribute to academic success while in small group classes with teachers and friends. Small tuition fee, or free to all who income qualify.

  • Educación para el parto en español Lamaze
    Tuesday, April 23 @ 1:00 PM

    Educación para el parto en español Lamaze Virtual

    Únase al Montclair State University Center for Autism and Early Childhood Mental Health en su programa, Educación para el Parto Lamaze en español. Abra esto para obtener más información.

  • Spanish Lamaze Childbirth Education
    Tuesday, April 23 @ 1:00 PM

    Spanish Lamaze Childbirth Education Virtual

    Join Montclair University's Center for Autism and Early Childhood Mental Health in their program, Spanish Lamaze Childbirth Education. Open this to find out more.

  • 2024 Ringwood Red Cross Blood Drive
    Wednesday, April 24 @ 9:00 AM in Ringwood
    Ringwood Ambulance Corps

    2024 Ringwood Red Cross Blood Drive

    There is an immense need for blood through out the state of New Jersey, and the Red Cross is offering many incentives to get more donors. Sign up today to find out more!

  • COMPASS Academy Webinar: Loneliness & Social Isolation: How to Foster Connection in Schools and the Community
    Wednesday, April 24 @ 6:30 PM
    Preferred Behavioral Health Group

    COMPASS Academy Webinar: Loneliness & Social Isolation: How to Foster Connection in Schools and the Community Virtual

    Join us for an informative and engaging free webinar for caregivers and educators. This webinar will provide information on navigating conversations around loneliness and social isolation with kids. The presenters will discuss the double edged sword of social media and how it keeps people connected but also can increase social isolation, promoting connection to the school community, and fostering belonging in the larger community. Don't miss it! This event is open to all New Jersey caregivers, including educators and mental health professionals.

  • El ABC en español de cómo conocer a tu bebé
    Thursday, April 25 @ 10:00 AM

    El ABC en español de cómo conocer a tu bebé Virtual

    Únase al Montclair State University Center for Autism and Early Childhood Mental Health en su programa, El ABC en español de cómo conocer a su bebé. Abra esto para obtener más información.

  • Spanish ABC's of Getting to Know Your Baby
    Thursday, April 25 @ 10:00 AM

    Spanish ABC's of Getting to Know Your Baby Virtual

    Join Montclair University's Center for Autism and Early Childhood Mental Health in their program, Spanish ABC's of Getting to Know Your Baby. Open this to find out more.

  • Los Adolescentes Hablan para los Padres
    Thursday, April 25 @ 3:00 PM in Paterson
    New Destiny Family Success Center
    School #6

    Los Adolescentes Hablan para los Padres

    ¿Le gustaría que su preadolescente le escuchara más? ¿Quieres construir una relación más sólida con tu preadolescente? ¿Tiene dificultades para hablar con su hijo adolescente? Este taller interactivo de 4 sesiones le brindará estrategias sobre cómo construir una relación más sólida e influir positivamente en la toma de decisiones.

  • Lamaze Childbirth Education
    Thursday, April 25 @ 6:00 PM

    Lamaze Childbirth Education Virtual

    Join Montclair University's Center for Autism and Early Childhood Mental Health in their program, Lamaze Childbirth Education. Open this to find out more.

  • Summer Camp Job Fair
    Friday, April 26 @ 10:00 AM in Paterson
    Boys and Girls Club of Paterson

    Summer Camp Job Fair

    The Boys and Girls Club of Paterson & Passaic is hosting a Summer Camp Job Fair! Make sure to bring your resume to interview for a summer camp position. Open this to find out more!

  • Excursión al zoológico del condado de Bergen
    Saturday, April 27 @ 10:00 AM in Paramus
    New Destiny Family Success Center
    Van Saun County Park

    Excursión al zoológico del condado de Bergen

    ¿Buscas un día DIVERTIDO y GRATIS en el zoológico? El New Destiny Family Success Center solo pagará las entradas de cada familia. Todas las familias interesadas en asistir deberán llegar por su cuenta al zoológico a las 10 AM.

  • Field Trip to Bergen County Zoo
    Saturday, April 27 @ 10:00 AM in Paramus
    New Destiny Family Success Center
    Van Saun County Park

    Field Trip to Bergen County Zoo

    Looking for a FUN and FREE day at the zoo? New Destiny Family Success Center will only pay for each family's entrance tickets. All families interested in attending must arrive on their own at the zoo at 10 AM.

  • Semana del niño pequeño
    Saturday, April 27 @ 10:00 AM in Paterson
    Paterson Museum

    Semana del niño pequeño

    4C's te invita a su evento familiar, la Semana del Niño Pequeño. ¡Usando libros, pelotas y bloques para acercarnos más a nuestros niños y continuar fomentando su desarrollo personal y su máximo potencial!

  • Week of the Young Child (WOYC)
    Saturday, April 27 @ 10:00 AM in Paterson
    Paterson Museum

    Week of the Young Child (WOYC)

    4C's invites you to their family event, Week of the Young Child. Using Books, Balls, and Blocks to grow closer to our children & continue to encourage their personal development & full potential!

  • Colors of the Spectrum Spring Fling
    Saturday, April 27 @ 5:00 PM in Egg Harbor Township
    Beautiful Minds
    Miss Margot's Ensemble Arts

    Colors of the Spectrum Spring Fling

    Join Beautiful Minds in their event, Colors of the Spectrum Spring Fling!

  • Educación para el parto en español Lamaze
    Friday, May 3 @ 1:00 PM

    Educación para el parto en español Lamaze Virtual

    Únase al Montclair State University Center for Autism and Early Childhood Mental Health en su programa, Educación para el Parto Lamaze en español. Abra esto para obtener más información.

  • Spanish Lamaze Childbirth Education
    Friday, May 3 @ 1:00 PM

    Spanish Lamaze Childbirth Education Virtual

    Join Montclair University's Center for Autism and Early Childhood Mental Health in their program, Spanish Lamaze Childbirth Education. Open this to find out more.

  • Need Help Paying for Groceries?
    Wednesday, May 15 @ 10:00 AM in Paterson
    New Destiny Family Success Center

    Need Help Paying for Groceries?

    You may think you shouldn't need help putting food on the table, but sometimes you do. If you're having trouble paying for groceries, even if it's just for a few months, New Destiny Family Success Center is here to help. NJ SNAP is New Jersey's food assistance program that can help you buy the groceries you need to eat and be healthy.

  • ¿Necesita Ayuda Para Pagar Los Comestibles?
    Wednesday, May 15 @ 10:00 AM in Paterson
    New Destiny Family Success Center

    ¿Necesita Ayuda Para Pagar Los Comestibles?

    Quizás pienses que no deberías necesitar ayuda para poner comida en la mesa, pero a veces es así. NJ SNAP es el programa de asistencia alimentaria de Nueva Jersey que puede ayudarle a comprar los alimentos que necesita para comer y estar saludable.

  • Servant's Heart Ministry's: Build Fest
    Saturday, May 18 @ 11:00 AM in Paterson
    The Great Falls Center

    Servant's Heart Ministry's: Build Fest

    Join Servant's Heart Ministry at their, Build Fest, for a FREE and FUN day of activities.

  • La carrera divertida de Scott
    Sunday, May 19 @ 8:00 AM in West Milford
    Scott's Fun Run
    West Milford Recreation Center

    La carrera divertida de Scott

    Scott's Fun Run es un evento familiar al que estás invitado a divertirte mientras creas conciencia sobre la salud mental y tomas medidas para romper el estigma que rodea a la adicción y las enfermedades mentales.

  • Scott's Fun Run
    Sunday, May 19 @ 9:00 AM in West Milford
    Scott's Fun Run
    West Milford Recreation Center

    Scott's Fun Run

    Scott’s Fun Run is a family-friendly event where you’re invited to come and have fun while raising awareness about mental health and taking steps toward breaking the stigma surrounding addiction and mental illnesses.

  • COMPASS Academy Webinar: Mental Health Awareness Month: Co-Occurring Disorders
    Wednesday, May 29 @ 6:30 PM
    Preferred Behavioral Health Group

    COMPASS Academy Webinar: Mental Health Awareness Month: Co-Occurring Disorders Virtual

    Join us for an informative and engaging free webinar for caregivers and educators. This webinar will provide information on Mental Health Awareness Month and co-occurring disorders. The presenters will discuss the awareness of co-occurring disorders, what they are and why they are important, and treatment options for co-occurring disorders. Don't miss it! This event is open to all New Jersey caregivers, including educators and mental health professionals.

  • Maternal Health Innovation & Reproductive Health: Urgent Maternal Warning Signs
    Friday, June 7 @ 12:00 PM

    Maternal Health Innovation & Reproductive Health: Urgent Maternal Warning Signs Virtual

    Join Rutgers Project Echo's community chats to share resources, brainstorm solutions, for healthier families and feel empowered with the knowledge and skills to provide the best possible care for yourself and your loved ones.

  • Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds Wellness Day
    Saturday, June 8 @ 9:00 AM in Ridgefield Park

    Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds Wellness Day

    Join us for the 15th annual, Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds Wellness Day! Help us build awareness and decrease the stigma of mental health by bringing the youth and families of Bergen, Passaic, ad Hudson counties together to enjoy a day filled with: fun activities, food & entertainment, valuable resources, and more!

  • Mild Traumatic Brain Injury - Evaluation and Management
    Wednesday, June 12 @ 12:00 PM
    Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey

    Mild Traumatic Brain Injury - Evaluation and Management Virtual

    Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI) can be a confusing topic for both professionals and survivors. How is it diagnosed, and what can one expect in terms of recovery and treatment? In this webinar, we will xplore the somewhat complicated definition of mTBI; Better understand how diagnosis is established via assessment; and discuss course of recovery and treatment.

  • Know Your Numbers!
    Saturday, June 15 @ 8:00 AM in Ringwood

    Know Your Numbers!

    Are you uninsured? Are you underinsured? Ringwood's Health Department is offering lab work at low cost! Open this for more information.

  • Maternal Health Innovation & Reproductive Health: What is New in the World of Contraceptives?
    Friday, August 2 @ 12:00 PM

    Maternal Health Innovation & Reproductive Health: What is New in the World of Contraceptives? Virtual

    Join Rutgers Project Echo's community chats to share resources, brainstorm solutions, for healthier families and feel empowered with the knowledge and skills to provide the best possible care for yourself and your loved ones.

  • Maternal Health Innovation & Reproductive Health: Risks Associated with Stillbirth
    Friday, August 16 @ 12:00 PM

    Maternal Health Innovation & Reproductive Health: Risks Associated with Stillbirth Virtual

    Join Rutgers Project Echo's community chats to share resources, brainstorm solutions, for healthier families and feel empowered with the knowledge and skills to provide the best possible care for yourself and your loved ones.

  • 4th Annual Community Connections
    Tuesday, September 17 @ 4:00 PM in Mays Landing
    Beautiful Minds Health and Wellness
    War Memorial Park

    4th Annual Community Connections

    Join Beautiful Minds Health and Wellness in their 4th annual community connections! There will be mental health activities, food trucks, music, resources, games and more!