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Local Fundraiser Offers "Night on the Town"

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 • 8:05am

The Early Childhood Education Committee of Temple Emanu-El, located at 756 East Broad Street in Westfield, presents "A Night on the Town" --an evening of delicious food and drinks, along with a silent auction and tricky tray raffle.  The event will be held at Shackamaxon Country Club, 1607 Shackamaxon Drive, Scotch Plains, on Saturday, March 22 at 8pm.  Come support the preschool of Temple Emanu-El, and enjoy the tastes and sounds of New York City, all without having to leave town.

Adults can bid on their choice of exciting and unique items at the silent auction, including Giants football tickets, a VIP tour and backstage passes to the Today Show, and golfing at Shackamaxon.  Escape the endless winter by bidding on and winning summer-themed prizes including a timeshare in Cabo San Lucas and contributions from LakeView Day Camp in East Brunswick.

Tickets can be purchased in the Early Childhood Education office located at 756 East Broad Street by check (payable to Temple Emanu-El) or via Paypal at http://www.tewnj.org/night/.  Tickets are $75 per person by March 7;$90 after March 7.  Ticket prices include a delectable array of food and unlimited wine, beer and signature cocktails.  Proceeds from the event benefit Temple Emanu-El’s Early Childhood Education Program by providing funds for program enhancements and scholarships for families in need.

Temple Emanu-El’s Early Childhood Education Program is accredited by NAEYC’s National Academy of Early Childhood Programs.  The school provides a warm, nurturing environment for young children ages 13 months through six years, including a full-day kindergarten.  All programs emphasize play-based learning, creativity, personal growth and Judaic content.  Registration is now open for the 2014-15 school year.

For more information contact our Early Childhood office at (908) 232-7663 or email Diane Olsen at DOlsen@tewnj.org.

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