A new year for most people means a fresh start with a clean slate. Whatever your resolutions, here are some local places that will help you put your self-improvement plans into action.
Take up Zumba, Yoga or Martial Arts
Workout for free in JC
Ice Skate here or here
Learn Spanish or English (ESL):
Learn to paint or sculpt:
Jersey City Arts School
Read something that expands your mind:
Jersey City Free Books
Jersey City Bookmobile & Library
Brush up your resume/ write a personal statement/ edit your book:
Get more work done:
Learn to dance:
Beautify the DIY way:
My trix here
Treat yourself to a statement piece:
Vivi Girl Shop (where I was recently blogger of the month)
Very Second-Hand Clothing and Goods
Another Man’s Treasure
E. Tittlemouse & Co.
Brightside Tavern Monthly Comedy Night
Boca Grande Thursdays
Game to Meet JC Peeps:
Geeks Who Drink
Jersey City Cares
Liberty Humane Society
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Here’s to a happy, healthy 2014 in Jersey City!
Wondering what’s going on in the Jersey City Community this weekend? Here’s a taste…
Creative Grove Art Market Visit the Grove Street PATH area to check out local art. 3pm-9pm.
Fashion, Fashion, Fashion Workshops and Talks 7pm.
Earth Day 2013 Jersey City-style. Volunteer to clean up Lincoln Park West, still suffering from the effects of Super-storm Sandy. 10am-3pm.
Meet the Authors! New Jersey’s Lindbergh and Kidnapping Trial authors Mark W. Falzini and James Davidson will be signing their book at the library’s Main Branch from 1-3pm.
Spring Beer Garden Raise money for the community’s outdoor activities and enjoy a day of beer, wine, food and fun at Concordia Learning Center, St. Joseph School for the Blind (across the street from the reservoir). For ticket information, click here.
Kennedy Dancers Performance In celebration of National Jazz month and dance appreciation week, the Kennedy Dancers & Spirit of Life Ensemble will be performing at the Cultural Arts Center in the Miller Branch Library at 8pm. For more details, click here.
Jersey City Pet Owner’s Day Drop by Pershing Field to get your fluffy friend free rabies shots, free 3-in-1 shots, and licensing (cats do not need to be licensed in Jersey City). Clinics will also provide free counseling on spay/neutering, and for a small fee, microchipping, take-home dosages of Strongid (for worms), and activity flea/tick treatments. Keep your pet healthy. For more information, click here.