A Taste of Bayonne

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Join Rotary International for a beautiful evening that will feature a menu designed to give you a taste of Bayonne’s diverse cultures. This beautiful evening of fun will feature beer and wine. great music, wonderful raffle prices and of course, the delicious fare that Bayonne’s restaurants are known for.

Our goal, with your help is to raise funds to support our many humanitarian projects.

Tickets will be $30 per person at the door
for more information please contact:
dama1018@aol.com or call (201) 697-7558

Halloween Comic Fest

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When: Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 12 PM – 5 PM

Where: Manifest Comics and Cards – 766 Broadway #3, Bayonne, New Jersey 07002

FREE comics for all ages! Just show up and get a free comic. If you buy literally anything you get another comic…for FREE.

12 – 5 pm and while supplies last.

Mayor to Partner with the ShopRite of Bayonne to Fight Hunger

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Where: ShopRite of Bayonne – 583-9 Avenue Bayonne, New Jersey

September is National Hunger Action Month, which helps raise awareness for the nearly 50 million Americans, including more than 16 million children, suffering from food insecurity.  To recognize this special month, community leaders, like Bayonne Mayor Jimmy Davis, was on hand to help raise awareness of the issue of hunger by bagging groceries

ShopRite is hosting a series of ShopRite Partners In Caring “Help Bag Hunger” days in many of its stores across New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, and Maryland. ShopRite is helping to raise awareness and inspire action within their local communities through its hunger-fighting initiative, ShopRite Partners In Caring, a year-round, community based program that provides funds to local food banks.  Since its inception in 1999, ShopRite Partners In Caring has donated $50 million to local food banks, supporting more than 2,200 charities that feed the hungry in communities served by ShopRite stores.

For more information or to learn how you can help, please visit www.shopritepartnersincaring.org

The Bayonne Irish Festival

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When: September 21,2019 for 12.00 PM to 6.00 PM

Where: Thomas Di Domenico Park – 16th Street and Avenue A, Bayonne, NJ 07002

The third annual Irish festival comes to the city of Bayonne on Saturday, September 21ST. Live music will be provided by The Bantry Boys, Ninemile House, & A Band of Rogues.

Special appearance by the Kerri Smith Academy Irish Dancers. Plus traditional Irish Food and Beverage will be available for purchase.

5th Annual Bayonne Coptic Festival

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When: Jul 26 – Jul 28

Where: St. Abanoub & St. Antonious Coptic Orthodox Church – 1325 Kennedy Blvd, Bayonne, New Jersey 07002

Five years ago, a group of people came together to create what we now call the #BayonneCopticFestival. Every year they have grown; the festival and their team. Now that its been 5 years, it’s bigger and better than ever. So without further to do…

#BCF2019 IS HERE. Make sure to free your schedules and gather all your friends and families to join in on the fun.

Times:
(Friday, July 26) 4:00pm-11:00pm
(Saturday, July 27) 11:00am-11:00pm
(Sunday, July 28) 11:00am-11:00pm

FREE ADMISSION.

Low Income Senior Citizens In Bayonne Can Apply for Farmers’ Market Vouchers

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According to Mayor Jimmy Davis, low income senior citizens in Bayonne are invited to apply for vouchers to purchase New Jersey-grown fresh fruit and vegetables at the Bayonne farmers’ market, according to Mayor Jimmy Davis.

Tapinto.net reports that the program is designed for residents 60 years and older whose income level is at or below 185 percent of the poverty level.

“Seniors who qualify will receive five $5 vouchers that can be used on qualified products by approved vendors at the Bayonne Farmers’ Market which is held every Tuesday, from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., at Fitzpatrick Park, located on Avenue C between 26th and 27th Streets.”

You can apply for the vouchers at City Hall in the Council Chambers on Tuesday, June 18, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., and Friday, June 21, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Applicants must have valid identification for Bayonne residency and proof of age and income and must prove their qualifying income status by either showing a Medicaid card of providing physical proof of income with appropriate documentation.