The next VVPA monthly meeting will be held Tuesday, November 20 at 7:00 pm at The Barrow Mansion (83 Wayne St.). As a reminder, VVPA meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month, so be sure to mark your calendars in advance!


Monthly Meeting Agenda

7:007:15pm – Welcome and Call to Order – President Ben Bernouy

7:15–8:00pm – Officer & Committee Reports

  • Treasurer Report – Dermot Ronan
  • Construction Committee Report – Tom Ogorzalek
  • Events Committee Report – Eric Carter/Marlene Sandkamp

8:00–8:45pm – Guest Speakers & Presentations

  • Freeholders Joel Torres and Jerry Walker (expected to arrive by 8 pm)

Community Networking to follow


Upcoming Community Events

  • Holiday Art Show Opening Reception – Tues. Nov. 20, 6-9 PM, DT 234 Gallery (234 York St.) -5% of proceeds benefit the York St Project 
  • Vision Zero JC Information Sessions– Mon. Nov. 26 (Bethune Center) and Tues. Nov. 27 (Dickinson High School)
  • Ward E Community Meeting – Weds. Dec. 5, 6:30 PM – Council Chambers, City Hall 
  • 2018 Holiday Party – Sat. Dec. 15 – 7 PM, Barrow Mansion
  • VVP Farmers Market– Saturdays 8 AM-3:30 PM
  • East District Captains Meeting – 4th Tuesday of the month – M.S. 4, 2nd Floor, Library. Contact JCPD East District Community Relations Officer, Dina Lionakis (201.547.4370; dlionakis@njjcps.org) for more information

2018 Holiday Party

Join the VVPA and Barrow Mansion for a holiday party, Saturday, December 15, 7 pm at the Barrow Mansion. Featuring the Holidates, local art, and tours of the Barrow Mansion. 

Call for volunteers! Help decorate the Barrow Mansion Friday, Dec. 7.

Email vvpanews@gmail.com for more information.


Thanks to our Generous Sponsors

We’d like to thank our sponsors: Dixon Leasing: a subsidiary of Dixon AdvisoryBarrow Mansion Development CorporationJersey Wine & Spirits  and the Friends of Van Vorst Park!

The VVPA depends on fundraising and sponsorships from local businesses and community members. Interested in becoming a sponsor? Email vvpanews@gmail.com.

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