This from the Silverman office:
Upcoming Events in Jersey City – There is a lot happening!
Brunch at GP’s Restaurant, Saturday, September 13, from 11 am to 3:30 pm: SILVERMAN residents receive 20% off brunch at GP’s Restaurant at 236 Pavonia Avenue, this Saturday, from 11 am to 3:30 pm. Just let your server know where you live. Buon appetito!
MANA Contemporary Art Opening, Sunday, September 14, from 1 to 7 pm: Click here for more information on the exhibits and how to get to MANA.
Dine out for Mila at Hamilton Inn, Monday, September 15, from 5 to 11 pm! On Monday, September 15, from 5 to 11 pm, Hamilton Inn will be donating 10% of their proceeds to the Mila Villanova Leukemia Fund. Please join us for a meal or some drinks and support Mila and her family.
NJCU Group Art Exhibition Jerseyscapes, Opening Tuesday, September 16, from 5:00 to 8:00pm: Participating artists includeBrendan Carroll, Yoichiro Yoda, Tim Daly, Yojiro Imasaka, and more. Curated by Midori Yoshimoto, exhibits will take place simultaneously in the Harold B. Lemmerman Gallery and the Visual Arts Gallery. The two campus galleries are a half block apart in walking distance. Harold B. Lemmerman Gallery is located in Hepburn Hall room 323 on 2039 Kennedy Blvd. The Visual Arts Gallery is located at 100 Culver Avenue. For more information, visit NJCU website here.
Hamilton Park Conservancy Meeting, Tuesday, September 16, at 7 pm in the Hamilton Square Lobby: Please email Susan, firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up for Conservancy emails and Google Group and to volunteer at the Hamilton Park BBQ Festival on Saturday, September 27, 2014! We need help to set up, clean up, collect donations all day, and breakdown at the end of the festivities! If you can help, let us know the timeframe you are free. Help keep our park amazing! Donate today! We are 501(c)(3).
Golden Door Film Festival, September 18 to 21: Volunteer, be a sponsor, by tickets to individual films or an all access pass! Click here for more information.
Jersey City Youth Flag Football: Calling all boys and girls ages 7 to 14, (ages as of September 1). Come to open registration sites, Mondays through Fridays, until September 19, with copy of birth certificate and proof of residence. 4 pm to 8 pm at several locations, including the Hamilton Park Basketball Court.
Paintbugs - let’s get messy, be creative and have fun! Paintbugs is a children’s art enrichment program educating and empowering children 4-12 yrs of age through art education in Jersey City. Each Paintbugs lesson provides children the opportunity to learn and explore various techniques, concepts and art mediums including materials not used in every day art classrooms. Please email email@example.com or visit Paintbugs.com.
All About Downtown Street Fair, Saturday, September 20, from 11 am to 6 pm: Savor tasty treats from the hottest area food trucks while listening to a jam-packed music line-up and shopping handmade wares from over 100 local vendors! There will be plenty of activities for kids as well. Join your neighbors for an afternoon that’s “All About Downtown Jersey City!” Newark Avenue between Grove Street and Jersey Avenue, Vendors, Crafts, Kid Fun Stuff, Music, Food and Beverage.
Newport Half Marathon, Sunday, September 21, at 8:30 am: The Newport Liberty Half Marathon, with views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the Verrazano Narrows Bridge and the stunning Manhattan skyline, is also the fastest around. This USATF certified course takes you along the Hudson River Waterfront Walkway and across to Liberty State Park–flat terrain with open skies. Plan for a post-race celebration at Newport Town Square with refreshments, music, and exciting prizes, with proceeds donated to the Jersey City Medical Center which provides the highest level of care for women and infants, as well as for trauma and cardiac patients. Cheer on the runners or participate! Click here for more information.