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The NewsCalendar of Coming Events • May 13 to 27, 2011 • #217

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The Borough will come alive with art, music, food, and family fun on Sat May 28, from 10am to 5pm, as Collingswood Partners hosts the 32nd annual May Fair. What began in 1979 as a small outdoor art show, has evolved into a ten-block-long spring extravaganza. Blues, rock, folk music, and more will pour from the fair’s stages. At the same time, hundreds of artists and crafters will display and sell works during the fair’s juried art show. Children will revel in the excitement of the KidZone which will include pony rides, carnival games,

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moonbounces, and more. An antique and classic auto show and HarleyDavidson motorcycle display will insure that there is something for everyone! When hunger strikes, visitors will be able to relax at one of the Borough’s fine eateries. Several food courts, featuring a wide-range of options, will satisfy the most ravenous fairgoers. The Collingswood Farmers Market will enhance the festive ambiance from 8am to 12n. Note that Haddon Ave will be closed to traffic beginning at 6am on May 28. collingswood.com/entertainment/mayfair

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 Haddon Township will salute Philly Beer Week, (Fri Jun 3 thru Sun Jun 12) by hosting the Haddon Pub Fest on Sat Jun 4 from 12n to 6pm. Eight participating bars will spotlight craft beers and host speekers for an afternoon of tastings, drink specials, and door prizes. The best part? Patrons will enjoy free trolley service from pub to pub. For details, see page 7. For more Haddon Township events, see pages 4-7.

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 Keep your mind, body, and spirit in tip-top shape this summer with Lourdes Wellness Center (900 Haddon Ave, Suite 422) in Collingswood. Lourdes has a variety of fitness, wellness, and spirituality offerings. Call (888) LOURDES to register for: • The Thomas Merton Series continues. A $15 donation, per class, is suggested. “Praying with Psalms: An Invitation to Wholeness” will take place on Tue May 17 from 10:30am to 12n. “The 12 Steps: A Scripture Prayer Pattern” will be offered on Thu May 19, from 7 to 8:30pm. “Praying with Psalms: An Invitation to Wholeness” will take place on Tue May 17 from 10:30am to 12n. “Mystic Merton: Entering the School of Your Experience” will take place on Thu May 26, from 7 to 8:30pm. • Feeling uninspired? Maybe you need to “Recharge Your Yoga Practice.” The course will begin with a free introductory class on Tue May 17, from 10 to 11:15am. After that, a two-part series will follow: Tue May 24 and Tue May 31. (10 to 11:15am; $22) • Grab a quick bite to eat, then head over to Lourdes! Eating with Mindfulness will be offered on Fri May 20, from 7:30 to 9pm. • “Head to Toe to Core: A Workshop for the Time-Honored Woman” will be offered on Sat May 21 from 10am to 1pm. ($55) • A free 50-Plus Program will be offered on Wed May 25 from 10am to 12n. Be sure to pre-register for “Achilles Heal (Bone Density) Screening.” lourdeswellnesscenter. org

Go Wilde in the ‘Wood

 The Importance of Being Earnest has dazzled audiences with its sparkling wit and delightful irreverence for over a century. The Collingswood Shakespeare Company’s upcoming production recreates Collingswood in the 1890’s and revisits playwright Oscar Wilde’s historic call on Walt Whitman. Under the direction of Gerald Van Wilgen, the play will be performed in the theater at the American Legion Hall, located at 220 Atlantic Ave in Collingswood. Shows will be presented on Fridays, May 13 and May 20, at 8pm; Saturdays, May 14 and May 21, at 8pm; and Sundays, May 15 and May 22, at 3pm. Tickets cost $15; $10 for students/seniors. Those in active military service will be admitted for free. Teachers will be admitted for free when accompanied by ten paying students. Order tickets thru PayPal at collingswood shakespeare.org.

The Mummers will bring music to the masses in May

 Collingswood is putting yet another spin on free, family friendly fun. On the fourth Wednesdays of each month – from April thru September – Mummers string bands will perform on Powell Lane from 7 to 9pm. If you missed the Ferko String Band on Apr 27, never fear ... the next event, on Wed May 25, will feature Woodland (woodlandstringband.com). Get comfortable and enjoy a perfect evening out on the town. The Mummers events are BYOC – Bring Your Own Chair. Concerts are cancelled in the event of rain; visit collingswood.com for status updates. The Mummers Series is being presented by the Borough of Collingswood, Kitchen Consigliere, and 1st Colonial National Bank.

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Around the Town What’s Your Take?

• A manager at Warner Landscape & Patio’s Garden Center in downtown Collingswood, JIM CIAMAICHELO explained, “I’ll head straight to work at the garden center ... we’ll be very busy that day. After that, I’ll probably visit the ping-pong ball toss. I still have a fish I won last year.”

Collingswood sure knows how to throw a party! On Sat May 28, Collingswood Partners will host the 32nd annual May Fair.

What will you head for first at May Fair?

• Collingswood’s LYN ORTIZ is pictured enjoying an afternoon in Knight Park with her son MATTHEW MESSER (2). Lyn is looking forward to “visiting all of the vendors and seeing what’s new.”

• Haddon Township’s McClellan Family – MOLLY (3), BILL, JENNIFER, and JOHNNY (5 mo’s) – will “definitely look for the kids’ rides and games first” if they visit the May Fair this year.

• ELI and KIMBERLY BAUM enjoy visiting Knight Park with their children – two-yearold twins, ETHAN and JULIANA, and six-month-old LILY – whenever they visit relatives in Collingswood. Kimberly said that upon arrival at May Fair this year, their family will immediately scout out the attractions for children.

• This year, Collingswood newcomer RICH RODOWICZ will experience the excitement of May Fair for the first time. Rich anticipates “heading straight for the moonbounce with the kids.” Pictured with Rich are his niece, three-year-old SADIE; and his son, two-and-a-halfyear-old JULIAN. Welcome to Collingswood!

• THOMAS NORCROSS is pictured working at Warner Landscape & Patio’s Garden Center. Thomas plans on being kind to his wallet during this year’s May Fair. “You’ll find me where ever they’re giving away the coolest free stuff!” he revealed.

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 The annual Haddon Township Community Breakfast will be held on Sun May 15, from 8am to 12n, in the High School Cafeteria (406 Memorial Ave). Residents and their families are welcome to attend. Cost: $3/adults; $1.50/kids under 12; free for those 60-plus.

Creeky clean!

 Township’s Environmental Commission is sponsoring neighborhood clean-ups on the second Saturday of each month, from 9am to 12n, rain or shine. • May 14 – West Collingswood Heights Woods/Ballfields. envirocomm@ haddontwp.com

Nature calls

 Due to complications from water damage, Rohrer Library, located at 15 MacArthur Blvd in Westmont, will remain closed thru Thu May 26 (at least). The water damage was caused by a broken water pump in the library’s boiler room. During the closure, patrons have use of the Camden County Library System’s other branches. The Bellmawr branch, located at 35 Browning Road E, and the regional library branch in Voorhees (203 Laurel Road) are the closest to Haddon Township. Call 772-1636 or visit camden.lib.nj.us for directions. Do you have library materials at home? Due dates have been extended on items checked out from Rohrer Library; fines will be waived on overdue items for the duration of the closure. The drop box for is closed at Rohrer Library. Patrons can return items the system’s other branch locations.

 The Saddler’s Woods Conservation Association wants to get your kids out of the house! The association encourages area children to explore the great outdoors by offering fun programs. Kids ages six thru nine will meet for “Forest Explorers,”on Fri May 27. The explorers will study vernal pools, backyard habitats, and the birds of Saddler’s Woods. To register, visit saddlerswoods.org. Registration is due one week prior to the program dates; class sizes are limited. A $20 donation per child is suggested. 869-7372

Are you the next Maya Angelou?

› On Sat May 14, from 3 to 5pm, the Camden County Cultural and Heritage Commission will celebrate female writers – those who aspire to write and those who have already written and published. This free event will take place at Hopkins House, located at 250 South Park Drive in Haddon Township. The public is invited to enjoy readings, ask questions, and learn about the art and business of writing and publishing from homegrown writers. This is the 5th annual celebration of women writers presented by the Cultural and Heritage Commission. The Cultural and Heritage Commission seeks to strengthen the cultural framework of Camden County while serving as a clearing house for information and resources for artists. The program will be hosted and moderated by the Cultural and Heritage Commission’s Executive Director Sandra Turner-Barnes, author of But Mostly Love. Participating authors will include: Irene McCullough Pace, Why Me Antidote and Keys to Survival; Therese Halscheid, Uncommon Geography; Patricia Middleton, A Time to Write; Concetta T. Risilia, Surviving Love, Sin & Meatballs; and Celeste Hudson-Watson, The Crossing of Life. Refreshments will be served. This event is made possible by support from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, as well as the Camden County Library System and the Camden County Board of Chosen Freeholders. Hurry! Advanced reservations are required. Call 858-0040.

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The Ritz is for kids

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 Auditions for the Ritz’s production of Moon Over Buffalo are on the horizon! Moon Over Buffalo is a backstage farce set in 1953. It’s the story of a husband-and-wife acting team that finds themsleves on tour in Buffalo performing Edmond Rostand’s Cyrano de Bergerac and Noël Coward’s Private Lives. The theatre is currently accepting applications from actors of all ethnicities – ages 21 and up – for its fall production. Auditions will be held Mon Jun 6 at 7pm and on Tue Jun 7 at 7pm. Callbacks will be held on Mon Jun 13 at 7pm. Performances will be held between Thu Sep 8 thru Sat Oct 8. Those wishing to be considered for an audition should forward their headshot and resume to  Preschool Fun and the Ritz Theatre Company via e-mail at sales@ Learning Hour conritztheatreco.org. Be sure to put “Moon Over tinues! Children and Buffalo Audition Submission” in the subject line caregivers meet at of your e-mail. If you do not have access to e-mail, the McDonald’s Rescall 858-5230. taurant on Cuthbert Those interested in auditioning should prepare Blvd in Westmont each a brief monologue which best illustrates their Wednesday at 10am for comedic timing. There will be cold readings at the fun activities. callbacks. For information or All roles are open, except that of Charlotte to make donations, call Hay. For details about the characters, go to Cathy at 931-6114. winchesterplayers.org/20052006/characters.htm.

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What’s On: HADDON TOWNSHIP  Locavores rejoice! The Westmont Farmers’ Market has returned for a third full season. The mid-week, farm-freshfood destination will be open each Wednesday (thru October), from 4 to 7pm, at Haddon and Stratford Aves. The main goal of the Market is to bring New Jersey’s freshest fruits and vegetables to local residents. However, the options don’t stop with produce. The wide variety of vendors will also offer prepared foods for weary chefs, pet treats, wellness items, graband-go snacks, and plants for the garden. The Farmers’ Market is not your average grocery shopping experience. This year the market will feature products from Severino’s Pasta Company, Espressit, Momma’s Home Made Applesauce, Sara’s Produce, Pie Lady Cafe, How Sweet It Is Cupcake, Orchardview Farm Market, Pat’s Pet Pastries, Hurley’s Landscape Nursery, and Floating Lotus Wellness. The market will also feature fresh, local sounds. May’s music line-up includes: • May 18 – Sam Caruso • May 25 – She Hates Me For more information about the market, contact the Market Director, Doug Kelly, at 854-7774 or bluecuts@ verizon.net. Be sure to check out the Web site, westmontfarmersmarket. org. A note to senior citizens: The Seniors Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program provides financial support to low income seniors who purchase locally grown produce. For income guidelines, and for details about the program, call the county’s Office of Aging at (877) 222-3737.

Tomes for tunes

› The Parents & Student Group of the Westmont Accordion Club is collecting used books of all types for its Indoor Used Book Sale on Sat May 21, from 9am to 3pm. The sale will be held at the Acme Accordion School, located at 322 Haddon Ave in Westmont. Books for the sale may should be dropped off at the school as soon as possible. Proceeds from the book sale will help needy students with tuition costs as well as support the Annual Scholarship Award. Sarah Kaufman: 854-6628, kaufmanesq@live.com

Lyrics and laughs

 Students at Haddon Township’s Rohrer Middle School are trying their hands at musical comedy. Once Upon A Mattress, is a modern classic based on the Princess and the Pea. About seventy sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students – along with several high school students – are involved in the production. Performances will take place on Thu May 19 and Fri May 20 at 7:30pm in the Ina L. Ashton Auditorium at Haddon Township High School (406 Memorial Ave, Westmont). Tickets are $5 and will be sold at the door. haddontwpschools.com

Scholarship alert!

 The Camden Senior Center’s annual County Branch of the celebration, which will American Association of University Women from at 12n toLibrary 2:30pm, meets at Rohrer on the first Wednesday for of each month at 7pm. 354-8789 The Association’s one for missionScore is to “advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, and Memorial Soccer Game research.” Started in 1881, the organization is involved in community programs, and females, 18 years or voter education The Foundation was campaigns, leadership development, and more. graduate of Haddonfield The local chapter Memorial High School. is offering one-year scholarships to students, who are residents of Camden and Burlington Counties, who have completed year men’s one soccer at Hobart of post-high school The memorial soccer study and are currently enrolled in atribute post-high annual to Wilby. The registration fee is school program. $25; advance registrants For information and application Checks,materials payable to the visit, ccaauw.org and click “Scholarship Programs.” Applications 452, Haddonfield. Note are due Fri Jul 15. For details, call 428-0892.

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 Planning for Haddon Township’s annual Project Graduation is underway. Project Graduation is an all night drug-and alcohol-free party for the high school’s graduates following the graduation ceremony. Door prize donations are needed to help make the night a success. To donate a door prize, contact Cathy Aaron at claaron@verizon. net, Sandy Medes at sjm38b@yahoo.com, or Carol Quinn at quinn88@comcast.net. The event will be held on Fri Jun 17 at the Burlington County College Athletic Center.

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 Haddon Township will take part in Philly Beer Week, which runs from Fri Jun 3 thru Sun Jun 12, allowing you to celebrate the beer bonanza without leaving town. Township will host the Haddon Pub Fest on Sat Jun 4 from 12n to 6pm. Each of eight participating bars will spotlight craft beers and will host brewers or distributors for an afternoon of tastings, drink specials, and door prizes. Patrons will enjoy free trolley service from pub to pub. T-shirts will be sold at the pay-as-you-go event for $10. The purchase of a shirt will entitle you to discount beers. To learn more, go to haddonpubfest. com. Philly Beer Week is a ten-day extravaganza and the largest beer celebration of its kind, featuring hundreds of events and thousands of beers. For more information and a schedule of events, visit phillybeerweek.org.

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 Rest assured, Haddon Township’s walletfriendly Recreation Program will be held at Edison Elementary School this summer. Summer Recreation is similar to a daycamp program. It offers sports, crafts, games, field trips, free play to children who reside in Haddon Township (documentation is required). The 2011 program, coordinated by Bill Hoover and Stephanie Cunningham, will run from Mon Jun 20 thru Fri Jul 29. Campers will be supervised from 9am to 3pm, Monday thru Friday. Extended child care hours are available. Forms can be accessed at haddontwpschools.com. Hurry! Registration will close on Fri May 27. For information, call the School Age Child Care Office (SACC) at 869-7750 x3012.


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Let the Rotary bowl you over

 This fundraiser may be right up your alley! The Collingswood Rotary Club will sponsor “Bowling for Scholarships” at Baker Lanes (761 Cuthbert Blvd, Cherry Hill) on Fri May 13. For a $25 donation per person, guests will enjoy bowling from 8 to 11pm, shoes, and snacks. Proceeds will be used to fund Rotary Club scholarships which are awarded annually to students graduating Collingswood High School, who plan to attend college. To reserve your spot, call Megan Kline, at (215) 622-4852.

Community Theatre Cabaret: A new twist on an old favorite

 The Collingswood Community Theatre is gearing up for another installment in its popular series of musical cabarets. Putting a new twist on the group’s annual cabaret, the title of the May 2011 production is Songs I’ll Never Sing, Roles I’ll Never Play. Watch as Community Theatre cast members live out their dreams, singing solos, duets, and group numbers from shows which the Collingswood Community Theatre will probably never stage and roles that the performers will probably never play. Collingswood Community Theatre’s one-nightonly cabarets usually sell out, and Songs I’ll Never Sing, Roles I’ll Never Play promises to be no exception. The show will take place on Fri May 20 at 8 pm (doors will open at 7:30 pm) at the Collingswood Community Center, located at 30 Collings Ave. Tickets are $20 per person, and include wine, beer and soda; tickets can be purchased at the door or by e-mailing Mary Baldwin at baldym2@ aol.com. Get your group together, get your tickets early, and plan to be entertained.

Grab a fork and hit the road

 Good news for local foodies! Collingswood’s fourth annual Haddon Avenue Restaurant Crawl will be held on the evening of Wed May 18. For $49.95, diners will embark on a culinary odyssey which will include appetizers at West Side Gravy, a soup/salad course at El Sitio, an entrée at the Tortilla Press, and dessert at Blackbird Dining Establishment. Reservations are a must, call Lydia at 979-3333. Diners should check in at West Side Gravy (714 Haddon Avenue, Collingswood) at 6:15pm to begin the BYOB crawl. Happy dining!

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 Collingswood Public School will hold Single Session Days on Wed May 25, and Tue Jun 14 thru Fri Jun 17. Schools will be closed on Memorial Day, Mon May 30. Fri Jun 17 is the last day of school in Collingswood. 962-5700

 Bask in the glory of the region’s hottest classic cars and motorcycles during Collingswood’s Cruise Nights. The next event will take place on Thu May 19, from 6 to 9pm, along Haddon Ave. Residents and guests will not only get to ogle the cars and motorcycles lining the street – the evening also promises dining opportunities, family fun, and live music by No Relation Band (norelationband. com) and Full Blown Cherry (myspace.com/ fullblowncherry).

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 Plans are underway for the ninth annual Collingswood Book Festival, which will take place on Sat Oct 1. Thanks in part to the tireless efforts of festival volunteers, activities surrounding the Book Festival will again be free and open to the public. The Book Festival is quickly becoming a cherished tradition in Collingswood, and you are invited to become part of it! Meetings are held onthe first Wednesday of every month at 7:45pm on the second floor of the Collingswood Public Library (771 Haddon Avenue). Do you like kids and crafts? Help out in  The Cooper River Yacht Club, located at 450 Loompaland, the children’s area that grows bigger  Do you thrive on Park Drive S in Collingswood, has announced and better every year. competition? Make its 2011 spring and summer youth sailing class Do you love poetry, romance novels, satire, or your evening run more schedule. The annual Learn to Sail program offers sports? Fuel your passion and find your niche as competitive with the beginner and advanced instruction from certified a volunteer at the Collingswood Book Festival. South Jersey Athletic sailing instructors. Meet the other volunteers at the upcoming Club. The group will meeting on Wed Jun 1. Your assistance is needed hold its 19th annual No Youth and young adult sailing classes, for Frills, Just Thrills series students eight to 16 years of age, begin Mon Jun even if you are unavailable to attend meetings. 20. Classes will meet Monday thru Friday, for Contact Jean Brennan at jbren61222@aol.com or of races beginning on three hours a day, through the middle of August. 854-6528 to find out how you can help make this Tue Jun 7 at Cooper Morning sessions will be held from 9am to 12n; festival “one for the books!” River Park. The 1-loop afternoon sessions will take place from 1 to race (3.65 miles) will 4pm. Safety is emphasized during these classes. start at 7pm. Instructors are certified in CPR and First Aid by Winners are chosen the American Red Cross. based on how close Beginner classes teach boating safety, rules Nicholas Watts they come to their of the water, sailboat rigging, dock departures predicted finishing Piano Studio and landings, and basic sailing skills. No prior time. No watches, sailing experience is required. Advanced classes clocks, or timing Suzuki and traditional devices are allowed. All teach students to improve their sailing skills instruction and speed, determine the direction of the wind runners, regardless of Beginner Group age 3 and up and understand the interaction between the race experience, may sail, water, foils, boat and sailor. Previous sailing enter. The fee is $5; Collingswood/Haddonfield area experience is required for advanced classes. $3 for SJAC members; www.nickwattspiano.com Space is limited. Early registration is free for full-time encouraged. Visit cooperriveryc.com and click on students with ID. For 609-706-7012 “Learn to Sail.” 869-9145 an application, visit southjerseyac.org. Can’t make it on Jun 7? Don’t worry, more Tuesday night races Lessons & Performance will be held throughout the summer: • Tue Jun 21, 7pm – 1-loop staggered start race (3.65 miles). • Tue Jul 5, 6:40pm – The Harry Berkowitz Guitar Lessons Specializing 1- Mile Run; 7pm in Classical Technique. Kathleen Mayes – 1-loop or 2-loop (7.3 miles) races. 856-858-8902 Mayeskl@comcast.net • Tue Jul 19, 7pm – 1-loop prediction race. • Tue Aug 2, 7pm – Voice Lessons for Ages 12 through Adult 10K (6.2 miles). • Tue Aug 16, Maximize your voice’s 6:30pm – 1-loop, 2-loop, health, range, flexibility or 3-loop (10.95 miles) races. Use of breath: diction, For more information, foreign languages call Ed Maher at 6672587 or e-mail maher@ Opera, musicals, comcast.net. art song, oratorio

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 The Collingswood Marlins are gearing up to host approximately 900 swimmers during the 2011 Suburban Swim Association of South Jersey (SSASJ) Championship Meet, scheduled for Sat Jul 30 and Sun Jul 31, at Collingswood’s Roberts Pool (215 Hillcrest Ave). The Suburban Swim Association is made up of teams from Burlington, Camden, and Gloucester counties. Upwards of 2,500 guests are expected to attend the meet. To make this massive undertaking a success, the Marlins need your support! The team is offering businesses, community organizations, and families opportunities to advertise in the souvenir program book. The Marlins Swim Team is a 501©(3) nonprofit organization and donations are tax deductible. For information, contact Carol Wahl at 2361492 or e-mail offthewahl43@yahoo.com. The deadline is Fri July 15.

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 Tiny Tot Storytime, for little ones ages 18 to 35 months, meets three Fridays per month at the Collingswood Public Library at 10am. The program is limited to 12 children. Caretakers must register their child each month. Call Carol or Dot at 858-0649.

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 The ninth annual Collingswood Book Festival will celebrate more than just literature in 2011! The Collingswood Public Library is turning 100years-old this year. It’s hard to imagine a better time to celebrate this milestone than during the Book Festival on Sat Oct 1! Extra special activities are being planned for the Library’s Centennial celebration! Book buffs and library lovers of all ages are invited to get into the spirit by creating birthday cards. Those who craft cards will be eligible to win prizes. Get creative! Birthday cards can be any size. Include what the library or reading means to you. Students may turn in their birthday card with their Summer Activities sheet. Others should submit their card at the library no later than Sat Sep 3. Include your name, address, and phone number on the back of the card. Many of the birthday cards will be displayed during the Collingswood Book Festival and prizes will be awarded! Folks of all ages are eligible to take part in the Birthday Card Contest. Let the library know you care!


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 The 3rd annual Peggy Spiegler Melanoma Research Foundation’s Walk and 5K Run is scheduled for Sat Jun 25 at Cooper River Park. A Kids’ Fun Run will take place after the main event. For details, visit psmrf.org or call 795-7840.

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› The Friends of the Collings-Knight House have a few special events planned. Pay a visit to the colonial farmhouse – located at the corner of Browning Road and Collings Ave – for a dose of local history. • The Collings-Knight House will open its doors to the public and offer free tours on Sun May 15, from 1 to 5pm. Be sure to make time for this Open House event during the Proud Neighbors’ Porch Brunch and House Tour. • The Friend’s annual Author Dinner will take place at the Collings-Knight House on Tue Jun 7, beginning at 6pm. Diane Maxwell will discuss her book, New Jersey Hillbillies, which recounts her family’s journey through the 20th century. Bring along your copy for signing or buy one during the event. Dinner will be catered; tickets cost $17 per person. Reservations must be made by Wed Jun 1 by calling Alice at 429-3776. The Friends of the Collings-Knight House are looking for volunteers of all ages to serve as tour guides, housekeepers, greeters, and to perform clerical duties. Gardeners and seamstresses are also being sought. Call 858-6205.

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 PDA Progressive Democracy of South Jersey hosts a free movie screening on the first Sunday of each month at 1pm at the Collinswood Public Library (771 Haddon Ave). Refreshments are served. Donations are appreciated. Up next: • Sun Jun 5 – See what happens when filmmaker Josh Fox is asked to lease his property for natural gas drilling during a free screening of Gasland. PDA Progressive Democracy hosts meetings on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7pm at the Collingswood Public Library. PDA Progressive Democracy of South Jersey is a local branch of two national groups, Progressive Democrats of America (PDA) and Democracy for America (DFA). PDA works inside the Democratic Party as well as independently to promote peace and justice. 858-4997

Don’t be shy

 Venture to Grooveground (647 Haddon Ave, Collingswood) on the last Thursday of the month at 7pm for Open Mic Nights. To ensure a spot on the evening’s roster, arrive by 6pm. Up next: Thu May 26. grooveground.com

Enjoy a day in New Haven with the Knights of Columbus

 The Knights of Columbus Council #5113 is sponsoring a bus trip to New Haven CT to visit the Knights of Columbus Museum on Wed Jun 15. The bus will depart from Transfiguration Church (445 White Horse Pike, W. Collingswood) at 9am, sharp. The cost of the trip – which includes transportation, museum admission, and dinner – is $75 per person. The museum is currently running an exhibit titled “Blessed: A tribute to John Paul II” thru Thu Jun 30. The museum offers art and artifacts from the New and Old World. Those interested in the trip should contact either Ray Czarkowski at 8693333 or Bruce Caridi at 854-2970.

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 In celebration of the 400th Anniversary of the King James Bible, the Dean Burgon Society will present its 33rd annual conference at Bible Presbyterian Church (1115 Haddon Ave, Collingswood) on Wednesday and Thursday, Jul 27 and Jul 28. The meeting is being sponsored by the Bible for Today Baptist Church (900 Park Ave, Collingswood). Twenty-three speakers are scheduled to deliver messages during the twoday meeting. Sermon titles will include: • “The History of the King James Bible” • “Inspired or Translated Words of God?” • “Wisely Converting Visitors to the King James Bible” For details and conference registration, visit deanburgonsociety.org. For additional information, call 854-4747 or e-mail bft@Biblefortoday.org.

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 The teens involved in the Collingswood Student Job Pool are ready, willing, and able to help you get your spring projects started – and finished! Yard cleanups, garage and basement organizing, basic painting, weeding, and raking are just a few of the tasks that our town’s teens can do. Services like light housekeeping, babysitting, and tutoring are also offered. The Job Pool is run by the Collingswood Municipal Alliance. Participating students have been coached to be reliable and to provide excellent service. Rates range from $10 to $15 per hour. Call Volunteer Coordinator Marsha Gaspar at 869-3431 for more information.

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 Join the First United Methodist Church for some fun in the sun, Mon Jun 27 thru Fri Jul 1. The church, located at the corner of Park and Dayton Aves in Collingswood, will host Vacation Bible School from 9:30am to 12:30pm, daily. This year’s theme is “SonSurf Beach Bash.” Kids ages 3-years thru sixth grade will enjoy fun, bible stories, and crafts. Download a registration form at fumccollingswood.org and submit it at the church or at the church’s table at the Collingswood Farmers’ Market on Sat May 21 or Sat Jun 4.

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 St Luke’s Lutheran Church, located at 710 Collings Ave in West Collingswood, has announced a few special programs and events: • Sat May 15 – A Taize Prayer service, focusing on the Resurrection, will be held at 2pm. • Tue May 24 – The Healing Place Ministry will hold a workshop on funeral planning. Kenneth Tomlinson, a funeral director and owner of HinskiTomlinson Funeral Home, will speak at 7pm. • Sun May 29 – The congregation will celebrate soldiers and veterans. A barbecue pot luck will follow. Call for details 858-1819.

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 Jettison your junk and fatten your wallet! The Proud Neighbors of Collingswood will host its Third Annual Town-Wide Yard Sale on Sat Jun 4 from 8 to 2pm. To participate, complete a Town-Wide Yard Sale application at Borough Hall (678 Haddon Ave) or at the Collingswood Public Library (771 Haddon Ave). There is a $5 registration fee; many registrants choose to donate more. Funds raised from the collection of fees will benefit the Collingswood community. In order to be listed on the Town-Wide Yard Sale map, applications must be received no later than Fri May 27. On Fri Jun 3, a list of addresses will be posted on collingswood.com and maps will be made available at Borough Hall and at the Collingswood Public Library. Care to clear your clutter without staging a yard sale? Donate your treasures – collectables, small furniture, toys, household items, books, etc. – to Proud Neighbors. To arrange for donation pick up, e-mail Sam Sassano at yardsale@ proudneighborsofcollingswood.org. Proud Neighbors asks that residents refrain from donating clothing items, old computers, and used televisions. In the event of rain, the Town-Wide Yard Sale will be held on Sat Jun 11. Care to join Proud Neighbors of Collingswood? The volunteer organization has a rich history of working with residents, businesses, and the borough to maintain the historic character of Collingswood. You can join just $15, and reap the benefits during your next shopping trip. Membership entitles those in your household to discounts and promotions at select Collingswood merchants and restaurants. E-mail info@proudneighborsofcollingwood.org for information about joining Proud Neighbors of Collingswood and a list of participating merchants and restaurants.


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What’s On: Recurring Events & Activities ADULTS Book Club Last Wed 3:30p Collingswood Manor, Library 854-4331 x204 Book Discussion Group 1st Tue 7:00p St John’s Parish 858-4737 Card Group Every Mon 11:00a to 3:00p Community Center 858-6111 Celebrate Recovery Every Wed 7:00p to 8:00p First United Methodist Church Coffee & Conversation 2nd Thu 7:00p to 9:00p Grooveground Lesbian Social Network of South Jersey lsnsj.com Fiber Arts Guild 2nd Tue 7:30p to 9:30p Collings-Knight House 858-2159 or 854-2928 Film Society 3rd Mon 7:00p Call for location 858-0649 Film/Video Series 4th Thu 7:00p Public Library 858-0649 Open Mic Night Last Thu 7:00p Grooveground grooveground.com

Swing Dance Lessons 3rd Sat 6:30p; 7:30p Open Swing Dance 3rd Sat 8:30p to 12:30a Collingswood Cloud Lodge Delaware Valley Swing Club 609-519-0793; 858-6753 West Jersey Numismatic Society 3rd Thu 7:00p St Paul’s Lutheran Church 783-8619 Writers’ Series 2nd Tue 7:00p Public Library 858-0649

COMMUNITY Audubon Wildlife Society 2nd Mon 7:30p Public Library patbrundage@comcast.net Bike Share Garage Open Every Tue 6:00p to 8:00p Every Sat 10:00a to 12:00n Next to Community Center 609-440-6977 Book Club Last Wed 3:30p Collingswood Manor, Library 854-4331 x204

FITNESS For fitness activities for seniors, see “Seniors” Open Meditation Every Sun 2:00p to 3:00p Yogawood 858-YOGA Rise and Shine Exercise Group Every Mon 6:00a Every Wed 6:00a Every Fri 6:00a First Baptist Church, Hall fbcoc.com

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Farmers’ Market Every Sat 8:00a to 12:00n (except Dec thru Apr) Irvin and Collings Avenue (Along the Speedline) 858-2200 Film 1st Sun 1:00p Public Library Progressive Democracy SJ 873-3260 Food Donation Drop-Off Every Tue 11:00a to 2:00p Every Thu 11:00a to 2:00p St. Paul’s Lutheran Church St. Paul’s Food Pantry 854-0860 Friends of the Library 2nd Mon 7:00p Public Library 745-3570 Green Party of Camden Co 1st Thu 7:00p Public Library 609-462-1781

PFLAG 4th Mon 6:30p to 9:00p Public Library pflagcollingswood@ yahoo.com

Lip Reading Classes Every Thu 7:30p to 9:00p (except Jun Jul Aug) St. Paul’s Lutheran Church SJ Hearing Society 547-8629

Pop Quiz Night Every Mon 7:30p to 9:00p The Pop Shop 869-0111

Open Mic Night Last Thu 7:00p Grooveground grooveground.com

Savvy Sewers 3rd Mon 10:00a Rohrer Library, Haddon Twp 662-6893

Progressive Democracy SJ 3rd Wed 7:00p Public Library 873-3260

Society for Creative Anachronism 2nd Thu 7:00p Public Library ironbog.eastkingdom.org

Proud Neighbors of Collingswood (except May Jun Jul Aug Nov Dec) 4th Tue 7:00p to 9:00p Public Library 858-1766

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KIDS Children’s Storytime Every Thu 10:00a Public Library 858-0649 Crafternoons 2nd Thu 3:30p Public Library, Teen Area 858-0649 Cub Scouts Pack 3001 Every Sun 6:00p to 7:30p St. Paul’s Lutheran Church 456-5815 Pajama Party Every Sat 7:30a to 10:30a The Pop Shop 869-0111 Teen Advisory Board 3rd Thu 3:30p Public Library 858-0649 Tiny Tots Storytime Every Fri 10:00a Public Library 858-0649 Toddler Playgroup Every Tue 9:30a to 11:00a Every Wed 9:30a to 11:00a Presbyterian Church 796-0251

Collingswood TV Volunteer Meeting 4th Tue 6:00p Community Center 854-0720 x135 Commissioners’ Meeting 1st Mon 7:00p Community Center Historic Board 2nd Thu 7:00p Borough Hall Housing Authority 3rd Mon 4:00p (Dec: 2nd Mon) Collingswood Arms 854-1077 Planning Board 4th Mon 7:00p Borough Hall Shade Tree Commission 3rd Wed 7:30p Community Center 854-0720 x125 Zoning Board 1st Wed 7:00p Borough Hall

SCHOOLS Board of Education 4th Mon 8:00p Zane North School

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AARP Social Hour/Meeting Last Mon 12:00n/1:00p (except Jun Jul Aug) Community Center 858-0840

American Legion 2nd Mon 7:30p Tatem Shields Post 17 (Atlantic Ave) 854-7402

AARP Tax-Aide Every Fri 12:00n to 3:00p (thru Apr 15) Public Library 858-0649

American Legion Ladies Auxiliary 2nd Mon 8:00p Tatem Shields Post 17 (Atlantic Ave) 854-7402

Alzheimer’s Association Support Group 4th Mon 4:00p (except Jul Aug Dec) Collingswood Manor 854-4331 x302 Legal Advice for Seniors (by appointment) Every Tue 9:00a to 11:00a Parkview on the Terrace Camden County Division of Senior Services 1-800-955-AGING Line Dancing for Seniors Every Fri 3:00p to 4:00p Collingswood Manor 854-4331 x303 Senior Citizens Meeting 3rd Wed 1:30p Community Center 854-4440

MOMS

Collingswood Chapter of Deborah Hospital 3rd Tue 7:00p Rohrer Library, Haddon Twp 546-8841 Junior Women’s Club 3rd Tue 7:30p Public Library 858-0980 Lions Club 1st Tue 6:30p (except Jul Aug) 3rd Tue 6:30p Tap Room, Haddon Twp 854-4700 Order of the Eastern Star 2nd Thu 7:30p Collingswood Cloud Masonic Temple Chapter 150 722-9150 Rotary Club Every Wed 12:15p Cafe Antonio 854-1043

Holistic Moms Network 1st Tue 6:00p Public Library hmnwestjersey. holisticmoms.org

Sons of Italy Lodge 494 3rd Wed 7:00p Community Center 854-3076

SPIRITUAL Mondays with Mary 1st Mon 10:30a to 12:00n (except Jul Aug Sep) Lourdes Wellness Center, Little Portion lourdeswellnesscenter.org Mystic Merton: Entering the School of Your Experience 2nd Thu 7:00p to 8:30p (except Jul Aug Sep) Lourdes Wellness Center, Little Portion lourdeswellnesscenter.org Praying with Francis of Assisi 3rd Tue 10:30a to 12:00n (except Mar thru Sep) Lourdes Wellness Center, Little Portion lourdeswellnesscenter.org Taizé Prayer Service 3rd Sun 2:00p St. Luke’s Lutheran Church 858-1819 Thomas Merton: Living Your Deepest Desires 2nd Tue 10:30a to 12:00n (except Jul Aug Sep) Lourdes Wellness Center, Little Portion lourdeswellnesscenter.org Transitions: How to Cope with Life Changes 1st Thu 7:00p to 8:30p (except Jul Aug Sep) Lourdes Wellness Center, Little Portion lourdeswellnesscenter.org The Twelve Steps: A Scripture Prayer Pattern 3rd Thu 7:00p to 8:30p Oct Nov; Jan thru Jun Lourdes Wellness Center, Little Portion lourdeswellnesscenter.org Walk with Jesus Program 4th Wed 6:30p St. Luke’s Lutheran Church 858-1819 Women at the Well: Group Spiritual Direction 1st Tue 10:30a to 12:00n (except Jul Aug Sep) Lourdes Wellness Center, Little Portion lourdeswellnesscenter.org

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› The members of the Lesbian Social Network of South Jersey (LSN) are greeting spring with a slew of social events. • LSN Book Club – On Thu May 19, at 7:30pm, members will discuss Patti Smith’s memoir, Just Kids, at a members Haddon Township home. • Dog Park Day – Members and their pooches will meet up at Connelly Memorial Park (Main Street and Centennial Blvd, Voorhees) on Sun May 22, between 11am and 2pm. • LSN Beach Day – On Sat Jun 11, beginning at 9am, members will gather at 14th Street and the Boardwalk, in Ocean City NJ, for a day of sun and surf. Founded in 2004, LSN boasts over 1,200 members – but there’s always room for new friends. lsnsj.com

 Join the Zane North School for some family fun. Zane’s first School Fair will be held on Fri May 20, from 5 to 8pm. The rain-or-shine extravaganza will be at the school, 801 Stokes Ave in Collingswood. Arrive prepared for games, food, and face painting, and other fun activities. The event is being sponsored by the Zane North PTA. Proceeds will benefit the school and students. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For details, contact: Mary Wallace at marywallace.znpta@yahoo.com.

 Members of Collingswood’s Playschool meet at the Collingswood Public Library on the third Wednesday of each month at 10:30am. Families in the Collingswood/Oaklyn/Haddon Township/Audubon-area are welcome to join the fun. Members of the arts-based cooperative playschool plan activities and outings in addition to their regular library get-togethers. Currently, members like to make music, do crafts, go hiking, visit local hot spots, celebrate holidays and seasons, bake, and play. groups. yahoo.com/group/collingswoodareaplayschool/

A helping hand  Improve your karma by giving back to the community. Our Lady of Lourdes is looking for volunteers for its Helping Hands Program. If you have a few hours each month to provide non-medical services to the elderly in the community, call 757-3270.

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 Area parents with an interest in natural health and mindful parenting are encouraged to consider joining the Holistic Moms Network. The group is open to parents, grandparents, and caregivers living in West Jersey (Camden, Burlington, and Gloucester counties) and eastern Philadelphia. The goal of the Holistic Moms Network is to develop a nurturing, supportive, and respectful community of parents. The chapter holds monthly meetings which include lively discussion and guest speakers. The Holistic Moms Network generally meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 6pm at the Collingswood Public Library. During June, the group will meet on the first Wednesday of the month, Jun 8. For additional information, e-mail hmnwestjersey@ gmail.com or visit holisticmoms.org.

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Yard Sales Sat May 14 – 328 Lakeview Ave, Haddonfield. 9am to 1pm. Furniture, quilts, coats, prom gowns, dishes, Mary Kay inventory at 50% and much more!

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Sat May 14 – 663 Princeton Ave (between Woodlawn Ave and Woodlawn Ter), Collingswood. Time to downsize! Low prices. Also selling grandbabies’ clothes.

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 Look no further than Roberts Park Pool for hot fun in the summertime. Members enjoy the use of three pools as well as numerous summer programs. Programs range from the Learn to Swim Program for youths and toddlers to the Senior Citizen Swim. Swimsuit season is sooner than you think: Roberts Park Pool will be open on weekends beginning Sat Jun 4. After school lets out, the pool will be open daily from 12n to 7pm. Good news for bargain hunters! The Borough is gearing up for its Summer Swim Sale. Season tags for Collingswood families – parents and dependent children – are $175 (that’s a $50 discount). The Summer Swim Sale will run Mon May 16 thru Fri Jun 17. Tags will be sold at Borough Hall on weekdays (12n to 4pm). Once the season begins, tags will be available at Roberts Pool from 12n to 4pm daily. collingswood.com.

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 Members of the Collingswood Community Garden would like to create a mural at the garden’s entrance on East Collings Ave. The gardeners would like to involve other Collingswood residents in this artistic endeavor. Right now, ideas are being sought. If you would like to submit a drawing or painting, the gardeners’ Mural Committee will consider using all or part of it in the project. Submissions should be no larger than 11 ½” X 17”. Any medium may be used. Submissions should be brought to Borough Hall by Wed Jun 1. Registration forms can be obtained at Borough Hall (678 Haddon Ave) or by emailing cllngswdgrdn@ gmail.com. The committee will consider all entries submitted by Collingswood residents. By submitting an entry, you agree to allow the committee to use all or part of your idea. For more information, e-mail cllngswdgrdn@ gmail.com.

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Business Directory Clubs and organizations AARP Millie Rhoda 547-5179 American Legion Auxiliary Thelma Daugherty 854-7402 American Legion Tatem-Shields Post 17 Ralph Daugherty 854-7402 Athletic Hall of Fame Barney Beals 854-2676 Book Festival Jean Brennan 854-6528 Boy Scouts Cub Pack 3001 John Park 456-5815 Cloud Lodge 101 F&A Masons 854-4501 Collingswood Cares for Children in Crisis Mary Kay Maley 854-7764 Collingswood Chapter of Deborah Hospital Naomi Cressman 546-8841 Collingswood Parents Yahoo! Group groups.yahoo.com/group/ collingswoodparents Collingswood Youth Theatre Barbara Lefkoe 667-2722 Community Chorus Dale Carey 854-6024 Community Theater Mary Baldwin 609-617-2220 Conservative Club Rhonda & Joe Junikka 858-0953 Cooper River Yacht Club Info Voicemail 869-9145 Crew Club Vince Szymkowski 854-2849 Crimson Cuties (Red Hat Society, Chapter 69220) Alma Olman 854-6688 Daughters of the American Revolution Beth Pomponio 768-0482 Democrat Club Joe Carney 858-8977 Family MATTERS (Adoptive Support Group) Mary Anne Degenhart 854-7190 Farmers’ Market Betsy Cook 559-0234 Fiber Arts Guild Lois Fuller 858-2159 First Thursday Jazz Suzanne Cloud 858-8914 Foundation for the Arts Jerry Chambers 858-1000 Friends of the Collings-Knight House Susan Verzella 240-7098 Friends of the Farmers’ Market Anne O’Donnell 854-9588 Friends of the Library Anita Schoeffling 745-3570 Garden State Equality Leslie Green 415-742-1894 Girl Scouts Girl Scout Council 795-1560 Grassroots Collingswood Beth Burns 571-2608 Green Party of Camden County Mike Gellman 609-462-1781 HIS Homeschool Co-op Linda Shaughnessy 223-0204 Holiday Parade Committee Paul Kerth 854-6282 Holistic Mom’s Network, West Jersey home.homewebs.com/ hmnwestjersey/ Horticultural Society Gayle Reedy 854-3592 Junior Woman’s Club Alyce Taylor 854-0482 Knight Park Board of Trustees Mike Brennan 854-0999 Knights of Columbus Council 5113 Raymond Czarkowski 869-3333 Lesbian Social Network www.lsnsj.com Lions Club Al BerPilbosian 854-4700 Little League Shawn Campbell 858-4256 Municipal Alliance Steve Rydzewski 854-1901 x343 Newton Creek Watershed Assoc. Mark Dill 858-1844 Order of the Eastern Star 150 Kathleen Zielinski 722-9150 Order Sons of Italy Lodge 494 Larry DiGiovanni 854-3076 Organic Produce Co-op Andrea Bille 854-2529 Our Lady of Lourdes Auxiliary Felicia DiMatto 858-4204 Out in the Neighborhood www.outintheneighborhood.org Perkins Center for the Arts Alan Willoughby 833-0009 PFLAG pflagcollingswood@yahoo.com Police Family Auxiliary Rose Garrity 854-1901 x408 Proud Neighbors Marlene Granitz 858-1766 Rec Swim Team Dani Moffit 854-5998 Rotary Club John Amet 854-1043 Savvy Sewers of Collingswood Pat Nelson 662-6893 Shakespeare Company Carol Alutius 609-221-2991 Senior Citizens Group Joan Ferrara 858-2306 Special Needs Family Support Group Linda & Tim Phillips 854-9352 St. Paul’s Food Pantry Charles Wagner 854-0860 Stray Animal Fund Nancy Welsh 854-4628 Student Job Pool Marsha Gaspar 869-3431 Toddler Playgroup Lauren Picerno 796-0251 Travel Soccer Club Susan Waters 854-2096 Youth Theatre Barbara Lefkoe 667-2722

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ACCOUNTANTS

Parker & Russo Assoc. Small-business and financial consulting. Payroll. Individual, partnership, and corporate accounting and tax returns. 132 Kings Hwy E, Haddonfield 856 795-7976 Sinclair Associates LLC Tax and accounting service. Small business and individual. 101 Windsor Ave, Haddonfield www.1040.pro 856 354-2266 . APARTMENTS Pewter Village COLLINGSWOOD Apartment community exclusively for adults aged 55+. 1058 Eldridge Avenue. 856 854-8878 Roger’s Walk Brand new, one- and twobedroom apartments. 2100 Deal Drive, Mt. Laurel rogerswalk.com 856 778-1750 . ARCHITECTS Thomas B Wagner AIA Architecture, interior design, preservation, consulting. wagnerarchitect.com 856 795-4550 (Haddonfield) . AUTO SERVICE Grove Auto Service Foreign and domestic. ASE master technicians. 75 Grove Street, Haddonfield 856 616-8140 Jim or John PRO IMPORTS Specializing in repairs to all foreign cars. 309 Haddon Ave, Collingswood 856-751-9400 Tim Mauro . BATH & KITCHEN DESIGN Weinstein’s ShOWROOM Come in and browse our bath and kitchen designs. 816 Haddon Ave, Collingswood weinsteinsupply.com 856-833-1576 . BATHTUB REFINISHING ARS Tub Refinishing Quality workmanship 20 years tub and tile refinishing. 856 854-6350 Steve . CHILD CARE Neighborhood Nannies In-home care. Full-time, parttime, temporary, occasional. Members, Int’l Nanny Assn. neighborhoodnannies.net 856 795-5833 S. Costantino . CHIMNEY SERVICES Clean Sweep Chimney repairs and relining. Animal removal. Duct cleaning. 856 354-0675 546-4606 Harry Haeffner III

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Budget Cleaning We take the industrial approach to cleaning your home! budgetcleaningco.com 609 792-8709 Covenant Cleaning Residential and commercial. Dedicated to excellence. Affordable. Fully insured. 856 769-3536 Rich and Linda GREEN-N-CLEAN Concerned about your health? Call for a free 2-hour cleaning on your first service with our non-toxic products. 856 625-1094 Chrisoula HOME CLEANING SERVICES Reliable. Responsible. Reasonable rates. References. Free estimates. 856 770-9231 Upstairs Downstairs OF Haddonfield Since 1980. Housework getting you down? Try us. You won’t be disappointed. Bonded. 856 428-9153 Stefanie Stevens . COMPUTER SERVICES Siebold IT Services Certified residential computer repair, networking. Part-time hours, low rates. Haddonfield. www.sieboldit.com 856 873-5821 Dan Siebold . CONCRETE All-Phase Masonry LLC Brick, block, concrete step repairs, pointing, pavers, patios, driveways. No job too small. Visa MasterCard. Insured. NJ Lic # 13VH00676600 856 933-1436 Carmen Sarno GABRIEL MURACA CONCRETE 30 years’ experience in residential concrete, walks, driveways, curbs, patios, steps. Reasonable rates. 856 423-6891 . DUCT SERVICES Clean Sweep Duct cleaning. Chimney repairs and relining. Animal removal. 856 354-0675 546-4606 Harry Haeffner III . ELECTRICIANS Chet’s Electric LLC Residential design, repair, installation. Free estimates. All calls returned. Small jobs welcome. Insured, bonded. Lic: 15747 856 931-0201 Chet Rietheimer Quintus Electric LLC Residential, commercial wiring. Quality work. Reliable service. Fully insured. Bonded. Lic: 15265 856 663-5590 Steven Quintus S & V Electric Residential, commercial, contracting. Design, repair, installation. Insured, bonded. Lic: 11797 856 786-7961 Randy Shipley Spotlight Electric LLC Residential, commercial. No job too small. We put your electrical needs in the “spotlight.” Insured, bonded. Lic: NJ 9484 PA: 37989 856 429-3339 Chris Davis . GUTTER SERVICES Clean Sweep Gutter cleaning and repairs. Chimney and duct cleaning. 856 354-0675, 546-4606 Harry Haeffner III

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SCOTT GUTMAN Representing EdwardJones. Making sense of investing. 810 Haddon Ave, Collingswood edwardjones.com 856-833-1099 JIM PECKA Member, Ed Slott Elite Advisor Group 36 Tanner Street, Haddonfield jpecka@ptsbrokerage.com 810 Haddon Ave, Collingswood 856-354-0988 . FRAMING Traveling Framer We give new customers $25 off first custom framing order. 554 Haddon Ave, Collingswood travelingframer.com 856-854-3727 Stan . HANDYMEN & WOMEN Bright Star Handyman Home maintenance since 1998. Repairs to remodeling. brightstarhandyman.com 856 858-2957; 856 448-6148 Lic: 13VH01392900 Joseph Neel Christian handyman. No job too small. Local references. 609 405-5355 or 856 429-4495 Neighborhood Handyman Affordable, reliable. No job too small! Handyman/carpenter. Bob Kitch 609 922-0098 rfkitch@comcast.net rfkitch.homestead.com . HEALTH INSURANCE Peak Financial Services Specializing in small business (2 to 20 employees), AFLAC, Medicare Advantage plans. Ask for a free evaluation of your existing plan. 609 790-4940 Mark Murphy . HOME HEALTH CARE CareMore In-Home Services SJ’s premier eldercare service. Licensed, bonded, insured. Free RN assessment. 856 346-4484 Pat Dengler Homewatch caregivers Hourly and live-in. Caregivers are insured, bonded, and licensed. homewatchcaregivers.com 856 833-9449 . HOME IMPROVEMENT Leonetti Builders Custom kitchens and baths, addition specialists for over 60 years! 856 428-4190 Rich NUSS CONSTRUCTION CO. Additions, basements, kitchens, bathrooms, playrooms. nussconstruction.com 856-988-9982 . INSURANCE JOHN KOCH / ALLSTATE Auto, home, life, commercial. 316 Haddon Ave, Westmont 856 833-1820

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ALPINE Lawn Care Complete lawn maintenance. Residential and commercial. Call now for seasonal clean-ups. 856 795-9868 HORTICULTURALIST FOR HIRE Design, custom installation, garden maintenance horticulturalistforhire.com 856 220-0049 Aimee Kyle Wright’s Lawn Care Lawn care done wright! A locally rooted company. You name it – we do it. 856 547-0101 Kyle Wright Rutnya Landscaping INC Complete lawn, landscaping maintenance. Custom landscape design and construction. 856 547-5040 Charles Rutnya . MUSIC INSTRUCTION KATHLEEN MAYES Lessons and performance on guitar and lute. mayesk@comcast.net 856 858-8902 Nicholas WATTS STUDIO Suzuki and traditional piano instruction for age 3 and up. nickwattspiano.com 609-706-7012 . OPTOMETRISTS Haddonfield Vision Eye exams, contact lens fitting. Contacts, eyewear. 856 427-0788 NJ Lic OA-04481 Dr Judson Moon OD . PAINTERS DaVinci Painting Quality work, reasonably priced. Licensed and insured. Free estimates. 856 341-4861 davincipaintingcompany.com Tom’s Custom Painting 30 years’ experience in quality interior/exterior work. Power washing. Small home repairs. 856 220-1131 . PASTA ETC SEVERINO HOMEMADE Pick-up dinner on your way home! 110 Haddon Ave, Westmont severinopasta.com 856 854-7666 . PAYROLL SERVICES USA Payroll Celebrating over 14 years of service. Complete payroll, tax, and human resource services. Personalized service with cutting-edge technology. usapayrollnj.com 856 665-5600 Mary or Frank . PEST CONTROL UNITED EXTERMINATING CO Visit our website for a free online estimate: unexco.com 856-428-2511 . PET SITTING SERVICES Animal Lovers Daily dog walks and puppy care in Haddonfield and Collingswood areas since 2005. Insured and bonded. www.animalloversllc.com 856 428-3200 Scamper’s Pals Loving pet care in your home. Serving Haddonfield only! Walks, feed, meds, play dates. 856 354-9216 Maryann Campling

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Dog Dirt Doctor “Pooper-Scooper” service. From $10 per week. www.dogdirtdoctor.com 856 488-7151 Brian . PHOTOGRAPHY Silver Image Photography Family/children’s portraits, weddings and special events. www.silverimagephotos.com 120 N Haddon, Haddonfield 856 616-0094 SWEIGART Photography Portraits, family, children, engagements, weddings, more. www.sweigartphotography.com Located in Collingswood 856 220-9859 Jon Sweigart . PLASTER & DRYWALL John Baptiste Plaster Specializing in interior walls, custom plaster/drywall repairs, home renovations. Insured. 856 546-7979 . PRNTING & COPIES Kwik Kopy Printing Printing, color copies, blueprints, banners. Rubber stamps, business cards, legal forms. 8 Haddon Ave S, Haddonfield (a few doors from Starbucks) 856 428-7391 Dan and Peg Professional Printing Printing, copying, color copies, digital printing, large document copies. Free parking. 116 Haddon Ave N, Haddonfield 856 429-8644 Joe McElroy . REAL ESTATE SUSAN GARRA At Prudential Fox & Roach. Real estate expertise plus home staging flair can help your home sell sooner and for a higher price. 856 616-7046 DAVID GOTTARDI At Prudential Fox & Roach. Your old home specialist. 856 616-7017 Lenny, Vermaat & Leonard Since 1954, the area’s fullservice real estate broker. 90 Tanner Street, Haddonfield www.lvlrealtors.com 856 428-5150 Main Street Realty Area specialists. 730 Haddon Ave, Collingswood www.MainStRealty.com 856 858-2200 CONNIE NELSON At Lenny, Vermaat & Leonard. lvlrealtors.com 856-428-5150 Prudential Fox & Roach Averaging two transactions a day, every day, 7 days a week! 41 S. Haddon Ave, Haddonfield 856 428-2600 KATE MASTER SIEDELL Prudential Fox & Roach haddonfieldrealtor.com 856 616-7040

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ROOFING & SIDING

HADDONFIELD METAL Since 1990. All types of roofing, gutters, copper work. Consulting and appraising. 609 352-9841 Steve Foss R KALLER & SONS Repairs, replacement, historical restoration. rkiroof.com 856-429-8841 Wurster Roofing Co Since 1919. All types of asphalt roofing, low-slope roofing, skylights, gutters, windows, siding, slate, copper, and tin. 227 Highland Ave, Westmont 856 854-2783 . SCHOOLS The Beechwood School Half- and full-day classes. 2-1/2 years thru Kindergarten. 441 Beechwood Ave, H’field 856 429-0303 Marge McElroy . TANK REMOVAL Moore’s Tank Services INC Residential oil tank removals and installations. Free estimates. NJDEP-certified. 856 662-2002 Jim Moore . TAX RETURNS Taxes Done Right New clients, seniors: Mention this ad get 25% discount. taxesdoneright1@verizon.net 856 833-0864 Karen . TITLE INSURANCE Surety Title Agency Title insurance agent. Searches, settlement services. 9 Tanner Street, Haddonfield 856 429-0900 Karen Stevenson . TREE SERVICES C. C. Tree Experts Tree removal. Pruning. Hazard tree evaluation. Two NJcertified tree experts on staff. 856 858-1165. The HADDON TREE COMPANY Local tree service company for all your arbor needs. 24-hour emergency service. 856 795-3333 WRIGLEY TREE SERVICE Trimming of trees and shrubs. Free estimates and consultation. Insured. 856 429-1899 Stan . WINE & SPIRITS KRESS WINE Conveniently located right at Haddonfield’s border. kresswine.com 856-428-5200

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