Happenings at Pinelands Library at 49 Union Street, Medford. For more information about the events listed call 609-654-6113.
Oct. 5 – 4-4:45 p.m. (15 min.) – Paws to Read with Winston.
Oct. 6 – 10:30 a.m. – Small Wonders Yoga.
Oct. 10 – 10 a.m. – Adult Grab & Go: Witch’s hat.
Oct. 10 – 10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. – Baby and Toddler time.
Oct. 10 – 4-4:45 p.m. (15 min.) – Paws to Read with Winston.
Oct. 11 – 10:30 a.m. – Storytime with Mr. Rick.
Oct. 11 – 2:30 p.m. – Intro to Computers.
Oct. 11 – 6 p.m. – Howling Woods Farm.
Wednesday, Oct. 4
EDC meeting at 7 p.m., 49 Union St.
National Coffee with a Cop Day from 9-11 a.m., at Medford Care Center, 185 Tuckerton Road. RSVP at (856) 355-8345. Coffee from Bean Street Cafe.
Tuesday, Oct. 10
Medford Environmental Affairs Advisory Committee meeting from 7-9 p.m., Oct. 10, 49 Union St.
Friday, Oct. 13
Medford Fire and Emergency Medical Services Fire Prevention Night at the firehouse, 1 Firehouse Lane, Oct. 13. Highlights include the Medford Township Police Department, fire safety trailer, EMS Ambulances and Equipment, apparatuses from various fire departments, New Jersey Forest Fire Service, Smokey Bear, handouts and popcorn.
Saturday, Oct. 14
Seneca High School’s Marching Band is excited to host its 19th annual USBands Competition on Saturday, Oct. 14 at Golden Eagles Stadium, 110 Carranza Road, Tabernacle. There are currently seven bands registered for the event. Deadline to register your band is Sept. 23 at https://usbands.org/events/details.php?ID=748 Gates open at 5 p.m.; event begins 6 p.m. Event is Rain or Shine… let’s hope for shine!
Saturday, Nov. 18
Survivors Day event for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention-New Jersey Chapter and Helping Hand Grief Support are hosting an annual event from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Nov. 18 at Fellowship Alliance Chapel, 199 Church Road. For survivors of suicide only. Free event. Call (609) 953-7333 Ext. 309
Deadline Nov. 20
Medford Arts Center announces its 2023 annual Poetry Contests.
High School students attending schools in Burlington County may submit up to three poems per entrant to email@example.com using “2023 High School Poetry Contest” in the subject line and including name, address, high school, grade and contact number. Residents of Burlington County over the age of 18 may submit up to three poems per entrant to firstname.lastname@example.org with “2023 Adult Poetry Contest” in the subject line, and including name, residential address and contact number. Submission Deadline is Nov. 20 and the celebration of awards will be held at 7 p.m., Dec. 11. For more information visit medfordarts.com for more details.
Medford Township is offering businesses and residents an opportunity to sponsor new banners for Main Street. This project originated with the Woman’s Club of Medford in 2015. Now, after eight years of proudly being displayed, it’s time to replace them. Each banner will include the name of the sponsor and will be attached to the light poles along Main Street. The new banners will be displayed beginning in September. For information visit the township’s Facebook page or contact the Clerk’s Office at (609) 654-2608 ext. 330.
Helping Hand Grief Support meets Mondays at Fellowship Alliance Chapel from 7-9 p.m. Meetings are hybrid with in-person at our church facility, and via Zoom Communications at the same time. Additional information can be found at: http://helpinghandgriefsupport.org or email: email@example.com.
Providence House is looking for eager and compassionate volunteers to continue the Medford Township Police Department’s partnership to end Domestic Violence. Please contact (856) 824-0599 ext. 8606, email firstname.lastname@example.org or you can also contact Corporal Kurt Denning, (email@example.com) who is the department’s police liaison with the Providence House with any questions regarding being a volunteer or any questions related to Domestic Violence.