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Special Primary Election and More - This Week in Maplewood

The Alternative Press Staff

Monday, August 12, 2013 • 5:00am

 

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – Here’s what’s happening around Maplewood this week.

Adult Health Clinic: Monday, August 12, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM at Maplewood Town Hall, 574 Valley Street - Free Adult Health Clinic staffed by Maplewood Health Department Registered Nurse that provides blood pressure and weight screening, health and medication counseling, carotid bruits screening, metabolic risk and diabetic risk assessments as needed. For an appointment, please call the Health Department at 973-762-8120, ext 4300.

Maplewood Farmers Market - Monday, August 12 at Springfield Ave. at the Indiana St. Parking Lot.  Join us for a great season filled with Jersey fresh fruits and vegetables, breads, pastries and preserves, cheeses; prepared foods like steaks, burgers, crab cakes, Cambodian cuisine and the most refreshing vegetable juices anywhere.

Painting Picasso: Monday, August 12, 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.  - Come to the library to learn about Picasso and do a Picasso-inspired craft with local art historian, Colette Hemingway.  For ages 6-10. Registration Required, Limit=20.  Click here to register.

U.S. Senate Special Primary Election: Tuesday, August 13, Polling places open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Superhero Creator: Tuesday, August 13, 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.  Do you love comics or have a favorite super hero?  Join us at the Maplewood Library for an introductory lesson on building your own super hero.  Bring your character to life as you explore their public lives as well as their fears and most embarrassing moments.  This session will be taught by Clinton School Librarian, Mrs. Latimer.  Ages 8 – 12.  Registration Required, Limit=12.  Click here to register.

Columbia High School discussion dealing with tragedy: Wednesday from 5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. at CHS Cafeteria: A talk and exploration of ways to support each other and the families in this difficult time.

Summer Reading Club Finale: August 16, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Fun for all ages! Drop into the Library for games, prizes, face painting, and a Pyramid-Maze-Obstacle course.

Property Tax Deadline - Monday, August 12

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