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Cherry Hill Township Weekly Briefing for Jan. 11 to 18, 2013

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Welcome to the latest installment of the Mayor's Weekly Briefing, which contains a recap of events and news happening around town, upcoming events and community activities. I hope you will join us at these community events, sign up to receive e-mail updates, follow us on Twitter or Like us on Facebook. 

Town Hall closed Monday for Martin Luther King Day
Municipal offices will be closed this Monday, Jan. 21, in observance of Martin Luther King Day. Trash and recycling will be collected as scheduled on Monday.
This Monday, take some time out to remember Dr. King and his legacy of promoting equality, justice, and peace in our world. Each year, millions of people honor the civil rights pioneer by participating in the nationwide Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. Local events and volunteer opportunities can be found online at www.MLKDay.gov.

Reorganization meeting sets positive tone for 2013reorg for briefing.jpg
Council and I marked the start of a new year this past Monday at the Township’s annual reorganization meeting. I was proud to swear in Council President David Fleisher and Vice President Sara Lipsett as Council leadership for another year, and I look forward to working with them – and with all seven Council members – in the next 12 months. I know that we are all eager to help make Cherry Hill an even better place to live and do business in 2013. For more information, click here.

Township launches new online tax search feature
As part of my commitment to making information more accessible to our residents, my administration has launched a new online tax search at www.CherryHill-NJ.com. Property tax and sewer account information is now available at the click of the mouse; simply click here, and search by name, address, block and lot, or tax account ID. And don’t forget: Residents can also sign up to receive free email alerts ahead of tax- and sewer-bill due dates. To sign up for email reminders, click here. Enter your e-mail address, and scroll down to click on the envelope icon next to “Taxes.” You will receive an email confirming your subscription; please remember to set your spam blocker to allow e-mail from listserv@civicplus.com to ensure alerts are received. For more information on either of these new features, call us at (856) 488-7878. NJDOT to host information session Tuesday at the Community Center

The New Jersey Department of Transportation invites residents to learn about an upcoming Route 70 rehabilitation project this Tuesday, Jan. 22, from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Carman Tilelli Community Center. Residents will be able to review exhibits of the proposed project, ask questions, and discuss issues with NJDOT representatives. Construction is scheduled to begin in Fall 2015. For more information on the meeting and the proposed project, click here.

Thanks to Lourdes Health System for Walking with the Mayor!Walk with the Mayor for briefing 1.18.13.jpg
On Wednesday, dozens of community members and staff from Lourdes Health System came out to join this month’s “Walk with the Mayor” at the Cherry Hill Mall. It was a tremendous success, and was, by far, our largest wellness walk to date. Lourdes representatives offered free blood pressure screenings and chair massages, and gave away special, limited-edition Lourdes aprons. Lourdes physicians and staff joined me in signing a special Wellness Pledge that will be displayed insideWalk for briefing 2 1.18.jpg the health system’s new ambulatory care center, scheduled to open at Brace Road and Route 70 this spring. One of the newest partners in my Mayor’s Wellness Campaign, Lourdes is already proving itself to be a great neighbor. Thank you, again, to all who participated. Please join us for the next Walk, at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20. For more information on the Mayor’s Wellness Campaign, click here or call (856) 488-7878.

The Recreation Department offers exciting new classes for 2013
Registration is going on now for winter classes and events offered through the Department of Recreation. New offerings for this season include:  

  • Babysitting Certification Course (Saturday 3/9 & 3/16, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.) $60
    Prepares young people for the responsibility of babysitting by focusing on topics such as first aid, accident prevention, child development and toy safety. Please bring a bag lunch and bottled water. A light snack will be provided. Registration deadline: March 1
  • Beading/Jewelry Basics (Wednesdays 1/30 to 3/20, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.) $60
    Learn how to use different types of beads, stringing materials, tools, and techniques to create necklaces, bracelets (including Swarovski crystal name bracelets), earrings and more in a professional-looking manner.  The instructor will provide a supply list.  Participants can purchase their choice of beads and findings at local art/bead stores.
  • Elements of Art (Wednesdays 1/30 to 3/20, 1 to 3 p.m.) $65
    Bring your inner artist to life in a relaxed workshop, while learning to use various mediums and surfaces such as paper, canvas, wood, glass and tiles. The projects of your choice will be explored with still life displays, live models, and sample art work.  Bring your own materials. (No Senior Discount)
  • Stained Glass (Thursdays 1/24 to 3/14,  5:30 to 7 p.m.) $60
    This introductory class is a wonderful way to experience the art of stained glass. Learn about tools, basic design, and selecting the appropriate glass, cut glass, foil, and solder to finish a panel, sun catcher and/or mirror. No previous arts and crafts experience necessary.  Instructor will provide a supply list, or a $50 material fee can be paid to the instructor at the first class.
  • Watercolor: Basics and More (Thursdays 1/24 to 3/12, 1 to 3p.m.) $65
    Explore this fun and exciting medium in a relaxed, stress-free environment. Participants will start with basics such as materials, their use and care, color and various paint application techniques.  You’ll be amazed as your inner artist emerges! (No Senior Discount)

The full slate of classes can be found in the Community Magazine; to view it electronically, or for online registration, click here. For more information, call the Recreation Department at (856) 488-7868.

Library to host best-selling ‘Meet the Authors’ Jan. 28
Meet the authors of the best-selling book, Almost Home: Helping Kids Move from Homelessness to Hope at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28, at the Cherry Hill Public Library. Almost Home shares the personal stories of six homeless youths grappling with issues such as drug addiction, family violence, prostitution, rejection based on sexual orientation, teen parenthood, and aging out of foster care into a future with limited skills and no support system. Authors Kevin Ryan, president of Covenant House, Tina Kelley, Pulitzer Prize winner and former New York Times reporter will be joined by youth who have been served by Covenant House. This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. Please call (856) 903-1207 to register.

Free rabies clinic Jan. 26 at the Carman Tilelli Community Center
Cherry Hill Township will once again host a free rabies clinic from noon to 2 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 26, in the Carman Tilelli Community Center, 820 Mercer St. Dog owners who have not already obtained their 2012 pet license will need to apply and pay for the license prior to receiving the shot. The license fee ($22.20 for spayed/neutered dogs, $25.20 non-spayed/neutered dogs) is payable only by check or money order on the day of the clinic; please do not bring cash. For more information, please contact the Municipal Clerk’s Office at (856) 488-7892.

Register now for next installment in ‘Girls Night Out’ workshop series
Girls in 4th through 12th grades and their parents are invited to attend the next installment of “Girls Night Out,” from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7 at Rosa International Middle School. Dr. Charlotte Markey, associate professor of psychology at Rutgers University, will lead the discussion about nutrition and how eating habits affect our everyday lives. Attendance is free, but registration is preferred. For more information, click here.

The latest news from the Cherry Hill School District

Click here for the latest edition of the Cherry Hill School District’s weekly e-news update, which contains news, information and events from around the district.

Are you following Cherry Hill on Facebook, Twitter and by e-mail? 
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For up-to-the-minute updates on any subject, call my office at (856) 488-7878, visit our municipal Web site at www.CherryHill-NJ.com, like us on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter (@CherryHillTwp). If you know someone who would like to receive this weekly briefing, please refer them to the "notify me" section on our website.

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Welcome to the latest installment of the Mayor's Weekly Briefing, which contains a recap of events and news happening around town, upcoming events and community activities. I hope you will join us at these community events, sign up to receive e-mail updates, follow us on Twitter or Like us on Facebook.


Town Hall closed Monday for Martin Luther King Day

Municipal offices will be closed this Monday, Jan. 21, in observance of Martin Luther King Day. Trash and recycling will be collected as scheduled on Monday.

This Monday, take some time out to remember Dr. King and his legacy of promoting equality, justice, and peace in our world. Each year, millions of people honor the civil rights pioneer by participating in the nationwide Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. Local events and volunteer opportunities can be found online at www.MLKDay.gov [http://www.mlkday.gov/] .

Reorganization meeting sets positive tone for 2013

Council and I marked the start of a new year this past Monday at the Township’s annual reorganization meeting. I was proud to swear in Council President David Fleisher and Vice President Sara Lipsett as Council leadership for another year, and I look forward to working with them – and with all seven Council members – in the next 12 months. I know that we are all eager to help make Cherry Hill an even better place to live and do business in 2013. For more information, click here [http://www.cherryhill-nj.com/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=213] .

Township launches new online tax search feature
As part of my commitment to making information more accessible to our residents, my administration has launched a new online tax search at www.CherryHill-NJ.com [http://www.cherryhill-nj.com/] . Property tax and sewer account information is now available at the click of the mouse; simply click here [https://wipp.edmundsassoc.com/Wipp0409/] , and search by name, address, block and lot, or tax account ID.

And don’t forget: Residents can also sign up to receive free email alerts ahead of tax- and sewer-bill due dates. To sign up for email reminders, click here [http://www.cherryhill-nj.com/list.aspx] . Enter your e-mail address, and scroll down to click on the envelope icon next to “Taxes.” You will receive an email confirming your subscription; please remember to set your spam blocker to allow e-mail from listserv@civicplus.com [mailto:listserv@civicplus.com] to ensure alerts are received. For more information on either of these new features, call us at (856) 488-7878.
NJDOT to host information session Tuesday at the Community Center
The New Jersey Department of Transportation invites residents to learn about an upcoming Route 70 rehabilitation project this Tuesday, Jan. 22, from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Carman Tilelli Community Center. Residents will be able to review exhibits of the proposed project, ask questions, and discuss issues with NJDOT representatives. Construction is scheduled to begin in Fall 2015. For more information on the meeting and the proposed project, click here [http://www.cherryhill-nj.com/DocumentView.aspx?DID=943] .

Thanks to Lourdes Health System for Walking with the Mayor!
On Wednesday, dozens of community members and staff from Lourdes Health System came out to join this month’s “Walk with the Mayor” at the Cherry Hill Mall. It was a tremendous success, and was, by far, our largest wellness walk to date. Lourdes representatives offered free blood pressure screenings and chair massages, and gave away special, limited-edition Lourdes aprons. Lourdes physicians and staff joined me in signing a special Wellness Pledge that will be displayed inside the health system’s new ambulatory care center, scheduled to open at Brace Road and Route 70 this spring. One of the newest partners in my Mayor’s Wellness Campaign, Lourdes is already proving itself to be a great neighbor. Thank you, again, to all who participated. Please join us for the next Walk, at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20. For more information on the Mayor’s Wellness Campaign, click here [http://www.cherryhill-nj.com/index.aspx?NID=607] or call (856) 488-7878.


The Recreation Department offers exciting new classes for 2013

Registration is going on now for winter classes and events offered through the Department of Recreation. New offerings for this season include:


Babysitting Certification Course (Saturday 3/9 & 3/16, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.) $60

Prepares young people for the responsibility of babysitting by focusing on topics such as first aid, accident prevention, child development and toy safety. Please bring a bag lunch and bottled water. A light snack will be provided. Registration deadline: March 1

Beading/Jewelry Basics (Wednesdays 1/30 to 3/20, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.) $60

Learn how to use different types of beads, stringing materials, tools, and techniques to create necklaces, bracelets (including Swarovski crystal name bracelets), earrings and more in a professional-looking manner. The instructor will provide a supply list. Participants can purchase their choice of beads and findings at local art/bead stores.

Elements of Art (Wednesdays 1/30 to 3/20, 1 to 3 p.m.) $65

Bring your inner artist to life in a relaxed workshop, while learning to use various mediums and surfaces such as paper, canvas, wood, glass and tiles. The projects of your choice will be explored with still life displays, live models, and sample art work. Bring your own materials. (No Senior Discount)

Stained Glass (Thursdays 1/24 to 3/14, 5:30 to 7 p.m.) $60

This introductory class is a wonderful way to experience the art of stained glass. Learn about tools, basic design, and selecting the appropriate glass, cut glass, foil, and solder to finish a panel, sun catcher and/or mirror. No previous arts and crafts experience necessary. Instructor will provide a supply list, or a $50 material fee can be paid to the instructor at the first class.

Watercolor: Basics and More (Thursdays 1/24 to 3/12, 1 to 3p.m.) $65

Explore this fun and exciting medium in a relaxed, stress-free environment. Participants will start with basics such as materials, their use and care, color and various paint application techniques. You’ll be amazed as your inner artist emerges! (No Senior Discount)


The full slate of classes can be found in the Community Magazine; to view it electronically, or for online registration, click here [http://www.cherryhill-nj.com/index.aspx?nid=127] . For more information, call the Recreation Department at (856) 488-7868.
Library to host best-selling ‘Meet the Authors’ Jan. 28
Meet the authors of the best-selling book, Almost Home: Helping Kids Move from Homelessness to Hope at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28, at the Cherry Hill Public Library. Almost Home shares the personal stories of six homeless youths grappling with issues such as drug addiction, family violence, prostitution, rejection based on sexual orientation, teen parenthood, and aging out of foster care into a future with limited skills and no support system. Authors Kevin Ryan, president of Covenant House, Tina Kelley, Pulitzer Prize winner and former New York Times reporter will be joined by youth who have been served by Covenant House. This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. Please call (856) 903-1207 to register.
Free rabies clinic Jan. 26 at the Carman Tilelli Community Center

Cherry Hill Township will once again host a free rabies clinic from noon to 2 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 26, in the Carman Tilelli Community Center, 820 Mercer St. Dog owners who have not already obtained their 2012 pet license will need to apply and pay for the license prior to receiving the shot. The license fee ($22.20 for spayed/neutered dogs, $25.20 non-spayed/neutered dogs) is payable only by check or money order on the day of the clinic; please do not bring cash. For more information, please contact the Municipal Clerk’s Office at (856) 488-7892.

Register now for next installment in ‘Girls Night Out’ workshop series

Girls in 4th through 12th grades and their parents are invited to attend the next installment of “Girls Night Out,” from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7 at Rosa International Middle School. Dr. Charlotte Markey, associate professor of psychology at Rutgers University, will lead the discussion about nutrition and how eating habits affect our everyday lives. Attendance is free, but registration is preferred. For more information, click here [http://www.cherryhill-nj.com/DocumentView.aspx?DID=913] .


The latest news from the Cherry Hill School District

Click here [http://www.cherryhill.k12.nj.us/news/news/enews.cfm] for the latest edition of the Cherry Hill School District’s weekly e-news update, which contains news, information and events from around the district.

Are you following Cherry Hill on Facebook, Twitter and by e-mail?

There are many avenues for you to get updates on what's going on in Cherry Hill:


You can like us on Facebook;

You can follow us on Twitter at @CherryHillTwp;

You can sign up to receive e-mail updates on our website by clicking "notify me."


For up-to-the-minute updates on any subject, call my office at (856) 488-7878, visit our municipal Web site at www.CherryHill-NJ.com [http://www.cherryhill-nj.com/] , like us on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter (@CherryHillTwp). If you know someone who would like to receive this weekly briefing, please refer them to the "notify me" section on our website.


Sincerely,

Chuck Cahn

Mayor






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