The next VVPA meeting will be held Tuesday, May 21 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

7:00 pm – Welcome and Call to Order – President Ben Bernouy 

7:05–7:20 pm – Officer & Committee Reports7:20–8:30pm – Guest Speakers & Presentations

  • Andrew Martino from Ghost Truck Kitchen (356 Varick St.) – Introduction
  • Office of Sustainability
  • Matt Weinreich of Hopkins Group
    • Development of 165 Newark Ave
  • Dixon Advisory — Extension at 203 Columbus Drive
  • Jerry Walker — Team Walker Learning Center (373 Communipaw Ave)

Community Networking to follow.


Upcoming Community Events

  • Van Vorst Park Farmers Market, Saturdays 10am-2pm
  • Piano Concert by Josh Levitin – Casa Columbo, Sunday May 19, 4 pm
  • 4th Annual VVPA Golf Outing – Friday June 7 — Tickets available via Eventbrite
  • 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)

4th Annual VVPA Golf Outing

Join us for our 4th Annual Golf Outing and Happy Hour, and “Go Clubbing” with your neighbors and friends! Golfers, play a fun and challenging 9 hole round with your neighbors for lots of prizes and laughs! If Happy Hour and dancing is more your speed, with a little putt putt contest thrown in—you’re in luck—because we got that too!! Watch the sunset all together as we enjoy a yummy bbq dinner. Fun night GUARANTEED!!

Games, Food, Beverages & Gifts for EVERYONE!

4:00pm – Golfer Registration
5:00pm – Shotgun start
5:30pm – Happy Hour and Putt Putt!
7:00pm -Dinner & Drinks for ALL!

Tickets available via Eventbrite


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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