Some events in and around Bogota starting the week of 1-Oct-2013
On Saturday 5-October there will be a pasta dinner at the Bogota Recreation Center. This is a fund raiser for a local group that is going to participate in the 2013 Avon Walk for Breast Cancer starting on Saturday 19- October. The name of the walkers are " Laura's Mariners" in honor of Laura Marin, who is under treatment for cancer. The dinner is going to be held in the Bogota Recreation Center located at 162 W. Main St. Bogota, NJ it will start at 4:00p and go until 8:00p Tickets are on sale for $10 per person. Some of the items being served will be to start with salad along with garlic bread. Main dishes of Spaghetti w/ meatball, Lasagna, Ziti, Sausage & Peppers , and Macaroni & Cheese.. Drinks will also be available. There will be a 50/50 raffle , with music & dancing to accompany the evening. Process from this dinner will go to help sponsor " Laura's Mariners" in their participation of the NYC Avon Walk.
For more information , and to buy tickets please contact Natasha Trenard at 201-681-9655 or by email at email@example.com . For information on just donating to " Laura's Mariners" please go to https://secure2.convio.net/avon/site/Donation2?df_id=2760&PROXY_ID=6900013&PROXY_TYPE=20&FR_ID=2250&s_subsrc=bfiphone&s_src=boundlessfundraising
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The Hackensack Main St. Business Alliance will be sponsoring their Main Street Festival. This will take place from 10:00a to 6:00p. It will be located on Main Street between Atlantic , and Passaic Sts. Hackensack , NJ. Music will begin at 12:30 on the main Stage located at Passaic Street. Schedule to perform : At 12:30p Mid-Atlantic High School, at 2:00p Joestte Diaz and at 4:00p a performance by
The Trinity Lutheran Church will hold their annual Blessing of the Animals service. This will take place at 10:30a in the front of the church. Trinity Church is located at 167 Palisade Ave. Bogota NJ.
For more information please contact the church at 201-487-3576
The Bogota Public Library will be starting it's " Reading Buddies" program This is a chance for Children in third Grade and younger to have their own personal Reading Buddy to help them by reading with the student , and by being a listener as the student reads to them. These will be available on Monday through Thursday starting at 3:30, and going to 5:00p. It is ask to sign-up the student for a time that is most convenient .For More information please contact the Bogota Public Library at 201-488-7185 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
October is also Food for Fines Month The Library will take donation of non-perishable food items in lieu of payment. All items collected will go to the St. Joseph's Food bank. All items must be sealed , with no damages, not yet expired, in a box, can, bag or other plastic containers. Glass containers will not be accepted, and only non- refrigerated. Each one item will be worth up to $1.00 in fines. For more information about this and other Library program s for October please go to: http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/bpl/
In High School Sports
The Bogota Lady Bucs Volleyball team had a 2-0 (25-8: 25-13) victory at Waldwick on Tuesday. This makes their record 8-2. Their next match is Wed. 2-Oct at Union Catholic. at 7:00p
Bogota Cross Country squads next meet is Wednesday 2- October at Garrett Mountain when the take on squads from Waldwick & Cresskill. This meet starts at 4:15.
The next Bogota Bucs Football game on Friday 4-October will be play at Feigel Field with a 7:00p kick-off. This is one of the rare night games play at Home by the Bucs. Lights are set to be installed earlier in the day. The 2-1 Bucs play host to 1-2 Weehawken on Friday 4- October at Feigle Field with a 7:00p Kick-off.