Adults’ Night Out

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    Hello! Please check off all the events you would like to join us for this month.   This form is only for families who have already pre-registered with Advancing Opportunities. If you are interested in participating in Adults' Night Out, please contact Jennifer Palmer, at
    You can also reach Jennifer Palmer, at 973-426-1522, ext. 113.
    We will meet at the Budd Lake office at 5:30 p.m. and drive to Burger King on Rte. 31, south of Washington for dinner. Then, we will head down to the VFW of Glen Gardener (a new venue) to socialize and dance with the people of the Arc of Hunterdon. For those living in Warren County, you can meet us at Burger King at 6:15 p.m. for dinner and the trip. ANO covers admission and dinner costs. Mustaches are optional, but Jennifer will have supplies to draw one on after dinner!
    When: 5:30 to 10:30 p.m.
    Where: VFW Post 5119, 179 Main St., Glen Gardener, NJ 08826
    We continue our monthly cooking series with Viveca, a culinary vocational instructor with The Rose House. Participants will prepare dinner and eat together (a picnic menu of sliders and salad is planned). Transportation will be available at 3:00 p.m. from the Budd Lake office, or you can meet us at the PAL building in Parsippany. Please alert Jennifer of any food allergies/sensitivities or kitchen concerns. You may bring an apron if you wish. Please remember our safe kitchen summer clothing rules: No sandals (only closed-toe shoes), no sleeveless tops, and no short shorts.
    When: 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
    Where: Police Athletic League, 33 Baldwin Rd., Parsippany, NJ 07054
    Join us for a relaxing Sunday afternoon for our monthly series of Arts in the Afternoon. Today, we will have our yoga teacher, Maryrose, leading us in an hour of gentle stretching. We will also listen to music, enjoy conversation, play board games, and take an afternoon walk. Please wear stretchy pants and bring a snack and drink. Feel free to bring a CD or game to share. Please note that the air conditioning at this site can run cool.
    When: 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
    Where: Center for Healthier Living, Hackettstown Medical Arts Building, 108 Bilby Rd., Ste. 101, Hackettstown, NJ 07840
    Today, we will meet at Vasa Park (which is 5 minutes from the Budd Lake office) to enjoy the annual New Jersey singer/songwriter festival. We will listen to music, stroll the beautiful shady grounds, and purchase dinner from one of the vendors. For more info check the Groove in the Grove website. Drop-off and pickup are at the entrance table to the fair; ample parking is available. ANO will cover the cost of admission and dinner. Participants may bring spending money if they wish for crafts or musicians' CDs.
    When: 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.
    Where: Vasa Park, 92 Wolfe Rd., Budd Lake, NJ 07828
    We have reserved a private room at the Morris County Library, where we can socialize with our ANO, AWR, and PNO friends of all ages. We will have art supplies and board games and we’ll visit the library in small groups to read aloud. Feel free to bring a CD to share. If the weather is good, we’ll take a walk outside. Limited transportation may be available back to the office after the event. Please pack a tree-nut and peanut-free snack and drink.
    When: 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
    Where: Morris County Library, 30 East Hannover Ave., Whippany, NJ 07981
    Meet us for bowling and a pizza dinner at Pastime Lanes. This is a two-hour event, so be on time for fun! Come alone or bring family members. Limited transportation will be available from the Budd Lake office at 5:00 p.m.
    When: 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
    Where: Pastime Lanes, Rte. 24 (behind 2 West Main St., across the road from the Black Horse Tavern & Pub), Mendham, NJ 07945
    Meet us at the Budd Lake office, and we will transport to TD Bank Ballpark for an afternoon game. We will plan to eat lunch as soon as we get there and stay until the seventh inning stretch or 4:00 p.m., whichever is later. Pickup is back at the office. ANO will purchase lunch, drinks, and ice cream at the game. Participants may bring souvenir money. We sit in full sun, so please wear a hat and/or sunglasses and apply sunscreen.
    When: 11:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Where: TD Bank Ballpark, 880 E. Main St., Bridgewater, NJ 08807