Community Events and Programs

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Share the Love

Hackensack

Share the Love

The Children's Room will be collecting donations for the Bergen County Family Shelter in Hackensack.

Tiny Tots Story Time

Hackensack

Tiny Tots Story Time

Join us for a weekly themed program for children featuring colorful fun stories, a short video and an always entertaining craft!

ESL Classes for Kids

Hackensack

ESL Classes for Kids

This ESL class is for beginners only, taught by a trained Project Literacy volunteer.

Homework Helper

Hackensack

Homework Helper

If you need a little extra help with homework, stop by for this program designed for high school volunteers to assist students one-on-one.

MakersLab

Hackensack

MakersLab

Check out our weekly drop-in space where we discover, design and create with legos, Strawbees, crafts and more!

Autism New Jersey Transition Conference

Iselin

Autism New Jersey Transition Conference

Back by popular demand, Autism New Jersey is proud to once again offer a conference tailored specifically to the concerns of families with children from 10 to 25 years of age.

Free Healthy Eating Tour of Whole Foods

Paramus

Free Healthy Eating Tour of Whole Foods

Attention: School nurses, teachers, and parents!
The Community Health Improvement Partnership of Bergen County invites you to a FREE healthy eating tour of Whole Foods with a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist.

Sensory Story Time

Hackensack

Sensory Story Time

Join us for hands-on stories and interactive songs in an open and inviting environment!

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren including Resource parents, Adult Relatives and other Adults in the care of Children

Englewood

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren including Resource parents, Adult Relatives and other Adults in the care of Children

Coping and Mood Management The purpose of the workshop is to find new ways of improving and enhancing our quality of life as we grow older. Attendees will gain a greater familiarity with strategies for maintaining a healthy lifestyle, an in-creased awareness of our personal "stress triggers" and some techniques to reduce the physical and psycho-logical impact of stress with deep breathing and muscle relaxation.

Rhythm & Rhyme

Hackensack

Rhythm & Rhyme

This interactive program includes rhymes, songs, instruments, dancing, and much more for children and their fellow caregivers!

Video Game Club

Hackensack

Video Game Club

Drop in to play with our Wii and Xbox and get creative with Minecraft and Roblox with fellow video game lovers!

Making Connections: An Evening of Networking and Learning

Rochelle Park

Making Connections: An Evening of Networking and Learning

Please join us for an evening of cocktails, networking and learning. Connect with LEADers who are making a difference in the county, listen to former County Executive William "Pat" Schuber and Bergen Volunteer Center CEO Lynne Algrant talk about leadership and find out why Bergen LEADS is a program you should be in!

Pascack Valley Wellness Challenge

Westwood

Pascack Valley Wellness Challenge

This free six-week challenge is designed to help residents in the Pascack Valley and Northern Valley region create and maintain a healthy lifestyle through nutrition, physical activity, and overall wellness.

Summer 2018 Camp and Recreation Expo

Paramus

Summer 2018 Camp and Recreation Expo

Don't miss this opportunity to plan your child's summer! Camp and agency representatives will be on hand to present information and answer questions regarding thier programs for individuals with special needs.

Positive Parenting!  Addressing School Avoidance through the use of Core Behavior Principles

Fair Lawn

Positive Parenting! Addressing School Avoidance through the use of Core Behavior Principles

Parents and families are faced with varying challenges in regards to fostering pro-social behavior in their child. Issues such as keeping their children motivated to meet expectations, increasing compliance with basic demands, are two general categories. A growing challenge for a number of families is ensuring that their child is up and out for school each day. Throughout the county, parents and schools are reporting an increase in incidences of School Avoidance.

Panel on Bullying

Westwood

Panel on Bullying

Our area's public schools must be safe places where every student can learn and achieve his or her potential.

Family Promise Hike or Bike!

Ridgewood

Family Promise Hike or Bike!

Join us on Sunday, May 7th as we Hike or Bike to support Family Promise of Bergen County. Choose your route - 3 mile hike or bike OR 15 mile bike. We begin and end at Van Neste Square in Ridgewood. Fun for everyone with food, music, games, prizes, giveaways and more!