This Week in the HDSID: September 24 – September 30
Happy Fall everyone! Put away your summer clothes, beach towels and sunnies and bring on the light jackets, hot chocolate and pumpkins… It’s fall people!
Before we get into the fun activities happening this week in the HDSID, we would once again like to thank our amazing vendors, awesome sponsors and the great people that attended the 2018 All About Downtown Street Fair on September 15th! We truly hope everyone had a great time. We hope next year will be even better!
Onto the upcoming events happening in the Historic Downtown:
Jersey City Police East District
This month’s East District Captain’s meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, September 25th, 7:00 pm, at M.S. # 4.
Coffee with a Cop:
On Wednesday, October 3, 2018 – the Jersey City Police East District is having the 3rd Annual Coffee with a Cop Day!
Karaoke Theme Night: Piano Men and Women!
LITM is hosting a karaoke theme night… Piano Men and Women! Elton John, Alicia Keys, Billy Joel, Tori Amos…pick your favorite piano man or woman or a song that’s piano-heavy, sign your heart out and you could have a chance to win a bar tab and a LITM mule of your choice.
As if the theme isn’t enticing enough, there will be $7 mules all night. Plus these LITM Monday Specials:
$5 Happy Hour 5:00 – 7:00pm: martinis, wine & beer
$7 mules all night
$11 fish and chips all night
AND Karaoke begins at 9:00 pm!!!
140 Newark Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey
Monday ~ 9:00 pm – 12:30 am
Think Like a Boss: Boss Up Academy at Indiegrove
Act Like A Lady, Think Like a Boss is hosting a Think Like a Boss: Boss Up Academy workshop at Indiegrove on Wednesday, September 26, 7:30pm – 9:30pm.
As per the Act Like A Lady, Think Like a Boss FB event page, these inspiring workshops will cover:
“Classes will include how to execute a complete a useful business plan
How to build a marketing strategy
How to establish your brand
Financial literacy for your personal and business use
Visit from Think Like a Boss resources for small business loans and services to grow your business
Social media training and more!!”
You don’t want to miss out on this great opportunity! Set your dreams in motion and start working!
Tickets are available at: www.actladythinkboss.com
121 Newark Ave, Top Floor, Jersey City, New Jersey
Owls & Lions at Atlas Public House
After the Book Club Meeting comes the music! On September 27 catch Owls & Lions at Atlas Public House!
On Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm, head on over to Atlas to enjoy one of their incredible New Jersey beers, beautiful ambiance and the amazing music of the band!
Atlas Public House
130 Newark Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey
Hudson County Sierra Club Book Meeting at the Beechwood Cafe
Before you head out to listen to Owls & Lions at Atlas Public House, make your way to the Beechwood Café at 6:30 for the Hudson County Sierra Club Book Group meeting.
On Thursday September 27, 6:30 – 8:00 pm, the Sierra Club Book Club will be discussing ‘Energy Democracy’ edited by Denise Fairchild and Al Weinrub. Discuss and learn about the various environmental issues, policy, developments etc. Get involved and educated! Tickets are available at www.act.sierraclub.org
290 Grove St, Jersey City, New Jersey
Mexican Flag Raising at City Hall
On Friday, September 28, at 4:00 pm join Action 21 and City Hall for the Mexican Flag Raising ceremony! As per Action 21: “celebrate with Mexicans United in Action and the Mexican community in Jersey City for the flag raising ceremony. Come enjoy art, music, dances, meet some beautiful people, enjoy delicious Mexican food!”
280 Grove St, Jersey City, New Jersey
Kirtan with Prema Hara + Vegan Dinner Hosted by Jivamukti Yoga Center Jersey City
On Sunday, September 30 at 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, explore and immerse yourself in kirtan chanting with Prema Hara and enjoy a vegan dinner afterwards at Jivamukti Yoga Center! Jivamukti Yoga Center explains, “Call-and-response kirtan chanting increases vitality, soothes the soul, and expands meditation. It is a joyful practice that calms the mind and opens and purifies the heart. Kirtan, the music of the heart, is the calling of the soul; a blissful musical journey to invoke divine presence. No previous experience is necessary.” For more information check out Jivamukti’s website: https://www.jivamuktiyogajerseycity.com/workshops-and-events/
5:00 -7:00 pm Kirtan
7:00 – 8:00 pm Vegan Dinner
$25 advance / $30 day of event
Jivamukti Yoga Center Jersey City
171 Newark Ave, Fl 2nd, Jersey City, New Jersey
The HDSID happy and proud to announce our participation in this year’s Jersey City Art & Studio Tour October 6th. We are looking for Artists, Makers and Creators of all disciplines to showcase & sell their fantastic work in our pop market location on Grove Street PATH Plaza.
What is the Jersey City Art & Studio Tour? JCAST is a citywide showcase of the arts in October that features over 600 participating artists in hundreds of venues that include private studios, galleries, local businesses, and pop-up and public spaces all around Jersey City.
Saturday October 6th 12pm-6pm
Location: Grove Street PATH Plaza
Interested in participating email firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on JCAST follow the link here: http://thejcast.com/
***HDSID Board Meeting
The monthly board meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 10:00 am – 12:00 pm in the Caucus Room in City Hall. All are welcome!
Halloween Family Bash
Are you ready for a frighteningly good time? Get ready for the Halloween Family Bash on the Newark Ave Pedestrian Mall on October 31, 3:00 – 7:00! There will be face-painting, a bouncy house, music, popcorn and CANDY…and more candy!
Don’t forget every Monday and Thursday, 4:00 – 8:00pm the Historic Downtown Farmer’s Market at the Grove PATH Plaza.
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