Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Weekend Events

2-December-2020

Some events happening in and around Bogota for the weekend starting on Thursday-3-December. Please contact the provider for changes and updates. More events will be added as information is confirmed.


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Continuing 
The listing of of Restaurants  and Grocery stores  that are open for either Deliver , Take-out and limited indoor seating.
For Bogota it can be accessed at:
Please contact the establishment at at the phone number provided. This is one way to support Bogota and Ridgefield Park business.
It is ask that, when ordering from any of these restaurants, please let them know you saw this on Bogota Blog NJ 



Continuing
Bogota
October to December
    Monday-5-October will be the start of Leaf Season. Home Owners are allowed to place raked, leaves and grass cutting  in the street , along the curb, in front of their residents.  It is ask that the piles be placed in such a way as not to interfere with traffic, and away from storm sewers and drain to prevent flooding , or other water build-up. Leaf Season is schedule to end on Monday -14- December after that date all yard waste must be placed in brown leaf bags for pick-up. 
                                                       

Continuing until 5 December 
Bogota 
Bogota Chiropractor Dr. Michael Fitzgerald will accept items as part their annual Coat Drive. They will be accepting any coats in good ,wearable,  condition (men's coats in size 10 or larger are in high demand) Other items such as Shoes, Socks, Gloves, Hats, Scarfs, and Sleeping bag will also be accepted. The Coat drive will begin on Monday-30-November and continue until Saturday-5-December. These item can be dropped off at the same location during normal office hours.
 Item can be dropped off at Dr. Fitzgerald office located at 61 E.Main St. Bogota, NJ. These will be accepted during his normal office hours.
-Mondays: 8:30a to 12:00n and 3:30p to 6:30p
-Wednesday: 8:30a to 12:00n and 3:30p to 6:30p
-Thursday: 8:30a to 12:00n and 3:30p to 6:30p 
-Friday: 8:30a to 12:00n  
-Saturday: 8:00a to 10:00a

  (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ)



Continuing until 9-December 
Bogota
Bogota Friends and Families have started a Toy Drive with You Give Goods. They will be working with the Bogota Police Department  to supply them for their annual Holiday Toy Drive.  All gifts will be shipped directly to the Bogota Police Department so they can help Santa deliver them. Donors will be emailed a tax receipt at the time of purchase. This will run until Wednesday-9-December. Items can purchased on the You Give Goods website at:  https://yougivegoods.com/drive-14407.  They are hoping to reach at least 500 items to be donated this Holiday Season. 
                   (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ)


Continuing until 16-December 
Bogota
  Trinity Lutheran Church is also sponsoring their annual Christmas sharing programs for Families in Bogota.  They are fulfilling items, such as  clothing, games, and some household goods that have been added to their " Christmas Wish List". They are accepting donations until Wednesday-16-December. For more information, and to donate please go to: 

               (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ)



Continuing until 24-December 
Ridgefield Park, NJ

The  Ridgefield Park/ Bogota Rotary Club opened their Christmas Tree sale for the 2020 Season.  They are once again located at 50 Main St. Ridgefield Park, NJ in Brewster Park.  They have a large selection  of trees as well as pre- decorated wreath. They will be open daily until 10:00p from now until Thursday-24-December. Process from the sale of these trees will go to fund the Ridgefield Park/ Bogota Rotary Club charities for the upcoming year. 

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Starting on Tuesday-1-December
Bergen County
Starting on Tuesday-1-December the Bergen County Community testing site for covid-19 will re-open at the Bergen Community College in the Lot B location. This is being sponsored by Bergen County in cooperation with the New Bridge Medical Center. Testing will continue of various days until Thursday-30-December. Anyone wishing to revive a test must pre-register.  This will be open starting at 9:00a to 2:30p, with check-in starting at 8:00p  This will be a nasal swab test with results available in 24 hours.   
  All people taking a test must have proper identification, Accepted forms of ID are a driver’s license or identification card, Social Security card, passport, or birth certificate. For those without legal status, a foreign passport is accepted. Residents also have to show proof they live or work in Bergen County. An insurance card is also required, again residents who do not have health insurance will still be able to get tested.
 In addition 
the Bergen County site at the New Bridge Medical Center are available to the General Public regardless of  showing, or not showing symptoms. The New Bridge testing site requires a pre-register.
 For more information please visit the State of New Jersey Department of Health website at:  https://covid19.nj.gov/



Thursday-3-December
Bogota 
  The Bogota Public library will host the next  Virtual Storytime starting at 10:30a.  Director  of Children Services Mr. Tom Skrnich will read a selection of stories. To register for this event visit: https://bccls.libcal.com/event/6925808
For more information on these and other program continuing at the Bogota Public Library please go to: https://www.facebook.com/bogotalibrarynj 
Or visit their website at: https://bogotapubliclibrary.org/

 (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ)



Thursday-3-December
Bogota 
  The Bogota Public library will host a virtual animation workshop starting at 4:00p.   This will presented by Mr. Luis Medrano. To register for this event visit: https://bccls.libcal.com/event/7261264
For more information on these and other program continuing at the Bogota Public Library please go to: https://www.facebook.com/bogotalibrarynj 
Or visit their website at: https://bogotapubliclibrary.org/

 (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ) 


Thursday-3-December
Bogota 
The Borough of Bogota Regular Council meeting. This will be a virtual meeting. The start time will be 7:30p. 
   To join the zoom meting:
Meeting ID is: 86512711967
Passcode is: 482592
For one tap mobile;
+19292056099,,86512711967#,,,,,,0#,,482592 #US ( New York)
Dial by your location:
 +19292056099 US ( New York)
Meeting ID is: 86512711967
Passcode is: 482592
To find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/uFkdFps6uvpW
To see the agenda for the 3-December meeting  please go to the Borough's website at:  https://www.bogotaonline.org/

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Thursday-3-December
Ridgefield Park, NJ 
The Village of Ridgefield Park Board of Commissioners  Caucus meeting. This will be a held in the Municipal Building, located at 234 Main St Ridgefield Park, NJ. The start time is scheduled for 7:00p.  The meeting is open to the public. For more information please go to: https://www.ridgefieldpark.org/

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Friday-4-December
Bogota
 The Bogota Public Library will host a Friday virtual craft ideas workshop, which can be done at home.  This is schedule to start at 3:00p. For more information and to register please go  to  https://www.facebook.com/bogotalibrarynj/ each week to see new ideas that we are sharing. The library asked that finished project be  shared on their Facebook page of your creations.
 For more information on these and other program continuing at the Bogota Public Library please go to: https://www.facebook.com/bogotalibrarynj  


                 (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ)

Friday-4-December
Bogota
   This year the Bogota Borough's  Tree Lighting will be  a virtual event. 
  The tree lighting will take place on Friday-4-December and is scheduled to start at 7:00p  This will be accessible on zoom using the ID  87412969023 passcode: 382937. This will also be streamed on "Bogota NJ Families"  facebook page.
  

           (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ)


Saturday-5-December
Bogota
-Virtual Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües on Saturdays at 10:30a / Sabados a las 10:30a
To register for this event visit: 
For more information on these and other program continuing at the Bogota Public Library please go to: https://www.facebook.com/bogotalibrarynj 
Or visit their website at: https://bogotapubliclibrary.org/

          (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ)


Saturday& Sunday-5 &6-December
Bogota
  St.Joseph Catholic Church in Bogota will be holding a Wreath Sale. The sale will take place on Saturday and Sunday 5 & 6 -December. This will take place outside the Church located at Palisades Ave and E.Ft.Lee Rd in Bogota. Purchases may be made before and after Mass on both days. Saturday Mass will begin at 8:00a . Sunday Masses are schedule for 8:00a, 10:00a and 12:00 noon. Wreaths will be redecorated and will coast $20.00 a piece.

          (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ)


Saturday-5-December
Englewood, NJ
Black Box Performing Arts Center will be hosting a virtual open mic by Skeeball Jerry. 
He will be available  to answer all of your burning questions. From survival tips, to dating advice, to fun facts about the Skeeball Master himself - Jerry's got the answers!
(Not recommended for young audiences)
Join Zoom Meeting: Click HERE
             
         (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ)   

                                   
 Sunday-6-December
Bogota
The Bogart Memorial Church will again offer in-person services. They will have both Spanish and English services scheduled to start at 10:10a. Masks and safe distances are required.
  Bogart Memorial Church is located at 263 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ 



    
Sunday-6-December
Bogota
Trinity Lutheran Church in Bogota has started to offer their Sunday services again. Sunday service will start at 9:30a. The Sunday School will begin at 10:30a. There will be Wednesday Bible  Studies at 7:00p. Masks and safe distances are required. Trinity Lutheran Church is now handicapped acceptable with a new lift system.
  Trinity Lutheran Church is located at 167 Palisade Ave Bogota, NJ
 For more information please visit their website at: https://tlcbogotanj.org/


        (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ)





Sunday-6-December
Bogota
   St. Joseph Church in Bogota again will offer their Sunday Service in person. The number of participant will be limited. The Church will have a registration system allowing individuals to sign up and attend Mass. For more information please visit their website at: http://www.baqgo.com/sjc/register-for-sunday-mass/  This may require some persons to attend a second choice. They will continue their services  on a live stream. The English language service is scheduled to start at 10:00a. Está previsto que el servicio de español comience a la 1:30p. For more information please visit their website at: http://www.baqgo.com/sjc/
  St. Joseph Church is located at 115 Ft.Lee Rd Bogota, NJ


 (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ)


Sunday-6-December
Ridgefield Park, NJ
 The Village of  Ridgefield Park  will hold their annual Tree Lighting ceremony at 5:30p. This will be an limited outdoor event following all safety protocols.  It will be held in front of the Village Municipal Bldg, located at Main St and Park St. 

            (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ) 





Sunday-6-December
River Edge, NJ
  The Bergen County Historical Society at New Bridge Landing will host  Holiday Scenes & Songs starting at 4:00p to  5:30 p
The songs will be led by historical balladeer Linda Russell who will included music through the ages to discover how the holidays were celebrated in Colonial Times.  This will be an outdoor event following all safety protocols. 
Ticket reservations are required: $20 non-member adults, $10 non-member children, and $15 adult / $7 child - BCHS members. Limited to 50 people, we've already sold 35 reservations.
Free parking available on site.Dogs are permitted on site on a leash.
Reservations are required. To make a reservation on our website, visit our event page: https://www.bergencountyhistory.org/event-details/holiday-scenes-and-songs-at-historic-new-bridge-landing-1
www.BergenCountyHistory.org, email: info@BergenCountyHistory.org, or call 201-343-9492 and leave a message. The event is subject to change.
The Bergen County Historical Society at New Bridge Landing is located at: 1201 Main St, River Edge, NJ.

                (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ) 



Monday-7-December
Bogota
 The Bogota Library will host Tech Mondays Each week you can test out your technology skills in a a fun and interactive way please go to: https://www.facebook.com/bogotalibrarynj  each week to find the project. Just click on the link and have fun. This is for Students ages 7 to 12 years old.
For more information on these and other program continuing at the Bogota Public Library please go to: https://www.facebook.com/bogotalibrarynj 
Or visit their website at: https://bogotapubliclibrary.org/

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Up Coming weather

2-December-2020

 Forecast of weather conditions from the National Weather Service for the next seven days starting on Wednesday-2-December.  Information is for local area around Teterboro Airport. 
 For more information please visit their website at: https://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick
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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 31. West wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 51. West wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 49 °F





  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.

    Chance Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Chance Rain

    High: 47 °F



Today
A chance of sprinkles and flurries before noon, then a chance of sprinkles between noon and 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. West wind 13 to 16 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 31. West wind 6 to 13 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 51. West wind around 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.