Coming Up This Week in Bergen County

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Coming up this week in Bergen County we have the following:  A free meditation session, outdoor concerts, a drive in movie, flea market, Shakespeare and a walking tour of historic New Bridge Landing.  Because things wind down  beginning in mid July, I also want to add some special places for you. This week I’d like to tell you about our horseback riding opportunities.  The Bergen County Parks Department has 2…

Van Saun Park – A Bergen County Jewel

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Van Saun Park in Paramus NJ is truly a Bergen County Jewel.  This County Park seems to get better every year.  It has everything from walking along a pond to a small but very cool zoo.  In between there is so much more.  Picnic tables, ball fields, tennis courts, a big playground for children, dog park, pony rides, historic walking path and even a train ride. Because Van Saun Park…

Hello Summer!

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Hello summer! Summer is here and people are out.  While spring was unusually cold, summer weather is back and this means outdoor fun. Because summer is a big vacation time, once you get into mid July special events become less and less.  There’s still plenty to do here in Bergen County.  It’s just that so many of us head out for our annual vacation.  As a result, there’s just a…

Live Theater is Back in Bergen County

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Live theater is back in Bergen County starting this coming Sunday night.  I don’t usually do 3 articles in 1 week.  Because this starts Sunday night, I need to let you know now. Bergen County Players is doing 3 outdoor productions for free with the cooperation of Oradell and Westwood.  This is such fabulous news. The Schedule of Plays We haven’t had live theater since the pandemic shut down in…

What’s Happening in Bergen County July 6 -10

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What’s happening in Bergen County this week and weekend is quite a lot to reportWe have golf course openings, a baseball game, movie night, concerts and another food truck festival..  We have golf course openings, a baseball game, movie night, concerts and another food truck festival. Englewood 4th of July Celebration  NOTE:  DUE TO STORMS CANCELED YET AGAIN Let’s start with Englewood’s 4th of July celebration.  This annual event is…

4th of July Fireworks in Bergen County

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4th of July fireworks in Bergen County are back in many towns.  We are more than ready to celebrate this year.  We start this Wednesday in Englewood. Because it was all cancelled last year due to Covid 19, it seems that everyone is going to celebrate more than ever before.  I went into the Englewood Shoprite and you can just feel it. While we’re going through a really hot spell…

Spend This Weekend in Bergen County

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Spend this weekend in Bergen County because, as usual, there are some great things happening.  We have quite a varied group of events from a major flea market to a nationally renown medium. As promised, I will bring you a post every week on what’s happening on the weekend in Bergen County.  While I do my best to find major events, please let me know if I’ve missed something.  …

Fun Things This Weekend in Bergen County

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I’m bringing back my articles on fun things this weekend in Bergen County.  Masks are off outside, people are going out to dinner and all sorts of events are happening again.  Bergen County is back!  Let’s see what we have in special events this weekend: The Hermitage Civil War Living History Weekend The Hermitage is a mid 17th century house that has been preserved as a museum.  It is a…

Golf in Bergen County

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Golf in Bergen County Golf in Bergen County is a very big deal.  While there are several private golf clubs, let’s talk about our terrific public golf courses. Bergen County has a robust parks department.  We have everything from camping grounds to winter downhill skiing.  Included in our County Parks System are 6 excellent public golf courses.  Bergen County golf encompasses all age groups, has a series of annual tournaments…

What To Do When You’re Stuck Inside

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What to do when you’re stuck inside is a very popular topic these days.  I thought how I’m answering this question might help. Begin Positively First of all, don’t sleep the day away.  Get up, get showered and get dressed.  Make your bed, straighten up your room and then have breakfast.  Clean up the kitchen and you’re ready to start your day. You’re feeling good because you’ve accomplished something –…