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30-November-2019

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Bogota Tree

29-November-2019

  Bogota Beautiful has been invited to decorate the Bogota tree at the 2019 Bergen County Winter Wonderland. Bogota Beautiful is looking for volunteers to assist them in trimming the tree in Bogota Purple and Bucs Gold.  This will take place during the first week of December starting on Tuesday-3-December. Decorating must be complete by early afternoon on Friday-6-December. A representative from Bogota Beautiful is schedule to on hand to oversee the tree trimming. They are planning to have photos of the Borough as the main focus of the design. This is to highlight the Borough of Bogota to those who attended the Winter Wonderland.  For more information  on volunteering for this or any  other Bogota Beautiful project. Or to join Bogota Beautiful as a Active, or Prospective member, and  to donate to help Bogota Beautiful please visit their website at : http://www.bogotabeautiful.com/  or email them at:  bogotabeautiful@gmail.com 
   The 2019 Bergen County Winter Wonderland is a six week Holiday event in Van Shaun Park in Paramus, NJ. The opening day is Friday-6-December at 4:00p. The event will continue until Sunday-5-January-2020 closing at 7:00p. The event will be open every weekend Friday to Sunday. It will be open 6 days a week starting on Friday-20-December. It will be closed on Christmas Day and 2-January. 
  For more information and ticket prices about the event please go to  http://www.bergencountywinterwonderland.com/

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Weekend Events

29-November-2019

Some events scheduled to take place in and around Bogota, for the weekend starting on Friday-29-November. Times and dates may change due weather or other circumstances. Please contact the event for the most up to date information.  More events will be added when they become available.

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Continuing
Tuesday-1-October
Bogota
October to December
    Monday-1- 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 -16- December after that date all yard waste must be placed in brown leaf bags for pick-up.

Continuing
until 30-November
Bogota

   Starting on Monday-18-November the Bogota Public Library will have a Autumn "Food for Fines" drive.  This will run until Saturday-30-November. Any Library card holder which has  a late fee will be able to donate a food item and receive a $1.00 credit per item donated.  All food donation must be a non-perishable item that is not past its expiration date. Items must be either can, or boxed good that are not damaged. Only non-refrigerated items will be accepted. All donation will go to the St. Joseph's of Bogota food bank.  Anyone wishing to make a cash donation should make them directly to the St. Joseph's food bank.
  Library material that are lost, or damaged and need to be replace will not be eligible for this program. Materials given out on a different Library card can not to used this this program. Only those taking out material on a card from the Bogota Public Library can  have the late fee be removed with a food donation. 
  For more information please  about this and other Library events visit their website at :  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/   orby calling 201-488-7185

The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.  
      
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Until 31-August 2020
   Students with Library Card from the Bogota Library between the ages of 5-18 are eligible for this program.  The program will run until 31-August-2020, and will be review at that time.  For more details about the program, in both  Spanish and English, please visit the following link. https://bogotapubliclibrary.org/youthfineforgiveness/
  For more information please  about this and other Library programs visit their website at:  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/    
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.  
      
           (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ)



Saturday-30-November
Bogota
   The Bogota  Public Library  host their Toddler play group. This is an opportunity for   young children and their Parents to play and relax in a safe area. This will  start at 10:30a and be held in the second floor Senior Centre.For more information please  about this and other Library events visit their web site at :  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.
          (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ)





Saturday-30-November
Bogota
The Bogota  Public Library will have  story time reading  starting at 10:30a. También habrá Historias leídas en español en este momento. This is open available to any Student wishing to join in.  This will be held  under the tree in the Nikki Spiegel Story Time Corner. This is a free event and open to anyone. For more information please  about this and other Library events visit their website at :  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.  

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Sunday-1-December
Ridgefield Park

   The Village Ridgefield Park at 5:30p in front of the Village Municipal Bldg, located at Main St and Park St. There will be singing provided by the High School Chorus.


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Monday-2-December
Bogota
The Bogota Public  Library will have their Youth's Sewing Club meeting.  This is  open to  Students ages 9-18.  This will teach anyone the art of sewing. There will be a chance to learn machine, and hand sewing as well as shown different project and types of material. This will be from 1:00p to 4:00p in the back reading room.This is a free event, but anyone attending is asked to register with the library in advance.   To register for this event, or for more information please  about this and other Library events visit their website at :  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
    The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.  

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Monday-2-December
Bogota
 The Bogota Public Library will present the movie "Art of Racing the Rain" starting at 6:00p This is a free event, but anyone attending is asked to register with the library in advance.   To register for this event, or for more information please  about this and other Library events visit their website at :  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.  

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Monday-2-December
Bogota
 The Bogota Junior / Senior High School will induct it's next class to the National  Honor Society. Students from the High School grades will be recognized for having that met the high standards of the  National  Honor Society.
    These  Students will have  met the requirements include  for Scholarship: a cumulative GPA of 85,  3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent standard of excellence. Along with achievements  in   Community Service, Leadership, and overall Character. The ceremony will take place in the Bogota High School Auditorium and begin at 6:00p 

  Bogota High School is located at 2 Henry Luthin Pl Bogota, NJ

                                                    


Monday-2-December
Bogota
    The weekly " Meet the Mayor"  event will take place in the office of Mayor Chris Keleman This is open to any Bogota resident who would to ask the Mayor a question about  Bogota, or to discuss any matter to help improve the quality of life in the Borough. Anyone who wishes just to have an informal conversation with the Mayor is also welcome to attend. Meetings will be held on a first come basis. This will run from 5:00p to 7:00p in the Mayor's office. His office is on in Bogota Borough Hall located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.
  Bogota Borough  Hall is located at 375 Larch Ave. in Bogota, NJ.

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving

28-November-2019


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Happy Thanksgiving 











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Tuesday, November 26, 2019

All Patriot Division teams

26-November-2019
The first of the post season awards for the 2019 varsity sport season have been announced. These following are for the North Jersey Interscholastic Conference Patriot Division.
All County and State teams will be announced in December. 


Volleyball
Champions
Coach of the Year
-Brad DiRupo

First team
-Nylene Mateo
-Julianne Corniel
-Amber Vasquez
-Kiara Polanco
-Gianna Estevez

Second team
-Olivia Rosado
-Angelique Caceres

Honorable Mention
-Ashanna Caviness

Women's Cross Country
Co-Champions 

First team

-Amandine Fernandez
-Maryann Gesmundo

Second team

-Natalie Hardwick
-Ashley Bautista

Honorable Mention

-Denisse Sotomayor
-Rinaude Celestin

Mens Cross Country

Champions
Coach of the year
-Pat Rochford

First team

Jesus Michel
Sasha Mehta
Andrew Cazar
Dennis Toremis

Second team

Leandro Rojas
Dylan LeMay
Vincent Ducut

Football
First team
Offense
-Tackle 
   Robert Fabijanczuk 
-Tight End
  Ashanti Caviness 

Defense

-Secondary 
  Harrison Herbuns

Second team

Offense 
-Guards 
  Bryan Sutera
-Running Back 
  Matthew Levesque

Defense

-Linebacker
  Dayval Chimilio

Honorable Mention

-Offense
  Gabe Nunez 
-Defense 
  Kevin Flores

Soccer 

Honorable Mention
-Sebastian Cabrera




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Sunday, November 24, 2019

This Weeks Events

23-November-2019

Some events scheduled to take place in and around Bogota, for the week starting on Sunday-24-November. Times and dates may change due weather or other circumstances. Please contact the event for the most up to date information.  More events will be added when they become available.

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Continuing
Tuesday-1-October
Bogota
October to December
    Monday-1- 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 -16- December after that date all yard waste must be placed in brown leaf bags for pick-up.

Continuing
until 30-November
Bogota

   Starting on Monday-18-November the Bogota Public Library will have a Autumn "Food for Fines" drive.  This will run until Saturday-30-November. Any Library card holder which has  a late fee will be able to donate a food item and receive a $1.00 credit per item donated.  All food donation must be a non-perishable item that is not past its expiration date. Items must be either can, or boxed good that are not damaged. Only non-refrigerated items will be accepted. All donation will go to the St. Joseph's of Bogota food bank.  Anyone wishing to make a cash donation should make them directly to the St. Joseph's food bank.
  Library material that are lost, or damaged and need to be replace will not be eligible for this program. Materials given out on a different Library card can not to used this this program. Only those taking out material on a card from the Bogota Public Library can  have the late fee be removed with a food donation. 
  For more information please  about this and other Library events visit their website at :  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/   orby calling 201-488-7185

The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.  
      
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Until 31-August 2020
   Students with Library Card from the Bogota Library between the ages of 5-18 are eligible for this program.  The program will run until 31-August-2020, and will be review at that time.  For more details about the program, in both  Spanish and English, please visit the following link. https://bogotapubliclibrary.org/youthfineforgiveness/
  For more information please  about this and other Library programs visit their website at:  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/    
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.  
      
           (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ)



                                 

Monday-25-November
Bogota
   The Bogota Public Library will offer an AARP  Defensive Driving Course. This is designed for drivers over the age of 50 and will explain update driving rules and teach defensive driving techniques. This will start at 10:15 a and be held in the second floor Senior Centre  There is a $15 fee for AARP members and $20 for non-members  and anyone attending is asked to register with the library in advance.   To register for this event, or for more information please  about this and other Library events visit their web site at :  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/ The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.  



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Monday-25-November
Bogota
The  Bogota Public Library will hold its next Friends of the Library meeting.  This is an  opened to anyone interested in learning about  and support the Library. This is scheduled to start at 7:00p. For more information please  about this and other Library events visit their web site at :  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.        

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Monday-25-November
Bogota
  The Bogota Public Library will hold its Adventurer Book Club  It will run from 3:30p-4:30p.  For Students grade 1 & 2. This month the book will be "The Thanksgiving Beast Feast" by Karen Gray Ruelle There will also be crafts and games to enjoy. This is a free event, but anyone attending is asked to register with the Library in advance.   
 To register for this event, or for more information please  about this and other Library events visit their website at :  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/ or call them at 201-488-7185.
    The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.  

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

                



Monday-25-November
Bogota
The weekly " Meet the Mayor"  event will take place in the office of Mayor Chris Keleman This is open to any Bogota resident who would to ask the Mayor a question about  Bogota, or to discuss any matter to help improve the quality of life in the Borough. Anyone who wishes just to have an informal conversation with the Mayor is also welcome to attend. Meetings will be held on a first come basis. This will run from 5:00p to 7:00p in the Mayor's office. His office is on in Bogota Borough Hall located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.
  Bogota Borough  Hall is located at 375 Larch Ave. in Bogota, NJ.

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

                          
Tuesday-26-November
Bogota
   The Bogota Public Library will have the following program:  Makers Lab for Students 4:00p -5:00p, This is a free event, but anyone attending is asked to register with the library in advance.   To register for this event, or for more information please  about this and other Library events visit their web site at :  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.  

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Wednesday-27-November
Bogota

The Bogota  Public Library will have  story time reading  starting at 10:30a. También habrá Historias leídas en español en este momento. This is open available to any Student wishing to join in.  This will be held  under the tree in the Nikki Spiegel Story Time Corner. This is a free event and open to anyone. For more information please  about this and other Library events visit their web site at :  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.  
            (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ)





                                       


Wednesday-24-November

Bogota


The Bogota Public Library will  close 2:00p and reopen on Saturday -30-November with it regular hours.
Bogota Public Schools will have a half day and reopen on Monday-2-
December
St. Joseph's School will  have a half day and reopen on Monday-2-December
Trinity School  will  have a half day and reopen on Monday-2-December
Bogart  School will  have a half day and reopen on Monday-2-December


Thursday-29-November
Bogota
                                                               Thanksgiving 

                   

The Office of Bogota Borough Hall will be closed
The Bogota Public Library will be closed Thursday and Friday
Bogota Public Schools will be closed and reopen on Monday-2-
December
St. Joseph's School will be closed and reopen on Monday-2-December
Trinity School  will be closed and reopen on Monday-2-December
Bogart will be closed and reopen on Monday-2-December
Regular trash pick-up will have its regular Friday pick-up


Saturday-30-November
Bogota
   The Bogota  Public Library  host their Toddler play group. This is an opportunity for   young children and their Parents to play and relax in a safe area. This will  start at 10:30a and be held in the second floor Senior Centre.For more information please  about this and other Library events visit their web site at :  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.
          (it is asked that while attending this event you  inform them that you saw it on Bogota Blog NJ)





Saturday-30-November
Bogota
The Bogota  Public Library will have  story time reading  starting at 10:30a. También habrá Historias leídas en español en este momento. This is open available to any Student wishing to join in.  This will be held  under the tree in the Nikki Spiegel Story Time Corner. This is a free event and open to anyone. For more information please  about this and other Library events visit their website at :  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.  

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