A Note of Thanks from Jersey City WIC

Dear HFA, I would like to take the opportunity to personally thank you and the entire membership of the Hoboken Family Alliance for your generous donation to the Jersey City WIC participants.  I assure you that when we distributed the toys to the children, their eyes lit up (my eyes

JumpstART Preschool Program – Weekend Family Edition

Jersey City Museum presents JumpstART Preschool Program – Weekend Family Edition Saturday mornings starting February 27, 2010, 11 – 11:45 a.m. $5 per child for members. $7 per child for non-members. Adults are free. Pre-registration required. Call 201-413-0303 x116 or email nstoler@nulljerseycitymuseum.org to register. Jersey City Museum is proud to

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday at Hoboken Library

March 2nd 3:30 PM in the Children’s Department of the Hoboken Public Library 500 Park Avenue 201-420-2348 March 2nd marks the 106th anniversary of Dr. Seuss’ birth. Get ready to march around the Children’s Room and celebrate the day with a special reading by librarian Lois Gross of “Horton Hatches

Chinese New Year Celebration

Chinese New Year Celebration Date: Feb. 20th, 2010 Sat. 12pm Location: The Hudson School 601 Park Ave. Hoboken, NJ RSVP: must RSVP events@nullMandarinTogetherFun.org For details please visit: www.MandarinTogetherFun.org Dragon dance: You and your children can participate. Dress up : Chinese New Year traditional outfit to take pictures (sizes 1-5 years

Hoboken Cub Scout Packs

Hoboken elementary school boys have their choice of two local Cub Scout packs to join. Both packs are open to all boys in grades 1-5, and both are non-denominational. Both offer camping, hiking, outings, games, and community service. Parents can simply bring their sons to a meeting or call Cubmaster

Registration for Pre-K, Kindergarten and First Grade

Registration for public Preschool, Kindergarten and First Grade will be held at Brandt School (215 9th Street) during the week of February 22nd for students NEW to the district.  The complete schedule and list of required documents is available on the attached flyer. http://www.hobokenk12.powertolearn.net/index.php?q=node/2787#attachments

Local Women Need Supplies for Haiti

Dr. Muni Tahzib of Hoboken Asthma and Allergy and Maryanne Fike, another Hoboken resident, recently went on a relief mission to Haiti. They were featured in the Hoboken Reporter this week (see link below). They want to organize another trip, and are appealing to local residents for donations. See letter

A Special Thanks to All Our Cabin Fever Raffle Donors

Special thanks for all our Cabin Fever raffle donors who helped support our HFA Project Play Initiative. Merchants include: Aarra * Amanda’s * Ariele’s Apothecary * Barefoot Books * Baskets of Distinction * Battaglia’s Home * Be Vocal * Bella Bellies Studio * Bellie and Katrina * Benny Tudino’s *

Think Global, Act Local

A Day of Family Fun & Community Spirit for All Join the Fun Date: Sat, Feb 27th Time: 11:30am – 2:30pm Location: Jubilee Center 601 Jackson Street, Hoboken Tickets: $10 per family All proceeds will be donated to Jubilee Center & Haiti Relief Special Request Donation: 1 Children’s book per

Photos from Cabin Fever by Hong Miao Photography

Hong Miao quit from her job on Wall Street to pursue her passion in photography. She is establishing a business in portrait and events photography, and she has posted these images from Cabin Fever that you can look at and purchase online. Click here to see photos.