April 9th – April 16th: This week in the HDSID
The weather is improving, the sun is shining, we haven’t had a snow storm for a couple of days- that’s a major improvement if we don’t say so ourselves! We are almost at the start of events season so get ready Down Town. Get ready for Farmer’s Markets, Music, artisan and vintage goods, the Street Fair…The HDSID has it ALL for you!
Don’t forget about these great events for this week:
April 9th Events ~
Helen’s Pizzeria 50th Anniversary Celebration
Celebrate Helen’s Pizzeria and enjoy a plain slice for the price it was 50 years ago! From 12:00 pm- 4:00pm, go in and congratulate the Kalcanides family on a job well done!
Event Promotion for Small Businesses
There’s still time to sign up for our next workshop with the great and very knowledgeable Luca Cusolito of Creative Enabler! Learn the ins and outs of how to market and plan your next business event without any stress. Sign up for the “Event Promotion for Small Businesses with the HDSID + Creative Enabler” at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/event-promotion-for-small-businesses-with-the-hdsid-creative-enabler-tickets-43618611441
Autism Awareness Events ~
The Monthly HDSID meeting is scheduled for April 17th at 10:00- 12:00 in the Grove Pointe Rentals office, 3rd Floor Suite 303/ NOT the Caucus Room in City Hall. All are welcome!
Help gussy up our City! On April 28th it’s the 3nd Annual Great Jersey City Cleanup. All throughout our hometown various clean up teams will help get it ready for the warm months to come! The following places need your help:
Ward A: Audubon Park
Ward B: Lincoln Park (Jersey City)
Ward C: Journal Square Transportation Center Plaza
Ward D: Riverview Park
Ward E: Enos Jones Park
Ward F: Arlington Park
For more information regarding volunteering please visit: volunteer.jerseycitynj.gov
Groove on Grove is grooving on back to the Plaza on May 2nd! Musicians and performers please send your press kit to our Groove on Grove host, “Dancing Tony” at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are interested in being a merchant for our Artist & Maker Market from May – September, please email email@example.com
Yoga Fest 2018
Yoga Fest Jersey City 2018 is coming! On June 23 from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm get prepared to have the most relaxing, Zen experience! The event is being hosted by Jivamukti Yoga Center Jersey City and HDSID on the Pedestrian Mall.
Please note that this is a free public event and all you will need to bring is a “yoga mat, water, sunglasses, sunscreen and love” as per Jivamukti Yoga Center (and we agree)
For more information please visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/2003052596379341/
Between the Farmer’s Starting on April 30th, the return of Groove on Grove next month and getting the vendors confirmed for the All About Down Town Street Fair- you have no reason not to spend the warmer months in Jersey City! Unless, you want to enjoy water then by all means go down the shore. The Hudson is not great for swimming…trust us..
Special thank you as always to our sponsors: