Access Ridgewood

Posted: Thursday, September 30, 2010

Embracing our Abilities, Disabilities, Special Gifts, and Special Needs


Friday October 1 - Schools Program
All Public Schools
Movies... Discussions... Speakers

Freshman Focus Conversation - Ridgewood High School
Special Film/Discussion "I Have Tourette's But Tourette's Doesn't Have Me" - Middle Schools
Various Activities - Elementary Schools


Saturday October 2 - Community Fair
Library Auditorium/Courtyard 12-3pm
Great Entertainment... Special Guests... Free Food

Special Guests
The Honorable Dennis McNerney- Bergen County Executive
The Honorable Kathe Donovan- Bergen County Clerk
The Honorable Elizabeth Calabrese- Bergen County Freeholder
The Honorable James Carroll- Bergen County Freeholder
The Honorable John Driscoll- Bergen County Freeholder
The Honorable John Hogan- Bergen County Freeholder
The Honorable Bernadette McPherson- Bergen County Freeholder
The Honorable Connie Wagner- NJ Assemblywoman
James Thebery, M.A., CSW, Director- Division on Disability Services Bergen County
Sharing the Arts- Musical Theater Group
Meaningful Movements- Dance
Lara Grabois- Pianist
Mark Rivera- Dancer
Tanni Wheeler & Caroline Dowden- Vocalists
Gerry Herrera- Musician Ridgewood Guild
Johnny Horizon- Musician Ridgewood Guild


Sunday October 3 - Interfaith Service
United Methodist Church 100 Dayton Street 4pm
Prayer... Song... Testimonials

Special Guest
The Honorable Loretta Weinberg- NJ State Senator

Houses of Worship
Arya Samaj of New Jersey (Hindu)
Bethel Lutheran Church
Christ Episcopal Church
Community Church at Upper Ridgewood
Emmanuel Baptist Church
First Church of Christ, Scientist
First Presbyterian Church
First Reformed Church of Ridgewood
Megumi Evangelical Lutheran Church
Metropolitan A.M.E. Zion Church
Mount Bethel Baptist Church
Muslim Society of Ridgewood
Old Paramus Reformed Church
Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Roman Catholic Church
Religious Society of Friends
Ridgewood United Methodist Church
St. Elizabeth's Episcopal Church
Temple Israel & Jewish Community Center
Unitarian Society of Ridgewood
Westside Presbyterian Church