Mother's Day 2016 Plant Sale
Mayors Healthy Living Challenge kicks off on April 3, 2016
The 2016 Wellness Challenge is a free, town-wide challenge for Bergenfield residents age 18 and older. The Challenge is an 8-week program which includes free workshops, exercise class & fitness trials; weekly weigh-ins; health & fitness guidance; and raffles & prizes.
Kick Off: April 3, 2016, 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location: 198 N. Washington Avenue, Bergenfield
To participate, please register for free at 201-387-4055 option 5 or https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mayors-wellness-challenge-tickets-23061730256.
Sponsored by the Mayors Wellness Campaign, Bergenfield Health Department, Bodyworks Rehab, Heavenly Waters, Blue Dragon School of Martial Arts, Bergenfield Academy of Martial Arts, CHIP: Community Health Improvement Partnership of Bergen County, Bergen County Obesity Prevention Task Force
Bergenfield Museum schools exhibit begins on March 1, 2016
The Bergenfield Museum is offering a new exhibit highlighting the 125th anniversary of the Bergenfield public school system starting on March first. The show contains many photos of student groups going back to the students in the original, one room schoolhouse in 1891. The exhibit traces the growth of the schools and the student population from the first 25 students to the modern multi school system. Mannequins in period dress represent the early pupils and their teacher. All are welcome to visit the Bergenfield Museum at 100 Cooper Street in Bergenfield facing Cooper’s Pond. The Museum is open on Tuesday and Saturday from 1 to 3 p.m.
Notice to dog and cat owners from the Health Department
The Bergenfield Health Department would like to remind dog/cat owners that current dog/cat licenses expired on December 31st. As of February 1, 2016 a $5 late fee has been added to the normal licensing charge. If you need an updated rabies vaccine, the Bergen County animal shelter located at 100 United Lane, Teterboro, NJ is offering free vaccine for dogs and cats on Thursday, February 11th, 2016 between 3:00-6:00pm.
Also, the New Milford Health Dept. is offering free rabies vaccines from 10am to 1pm on Saturday, February 13, 2016 at the Department of Public Works building, 930 Columbia Street.
Licenses can be renewed in person or by mail. If by mail make sure the late fee has been added to your check and you enclose a copy of any rabies update.