Haddonfield New Jersey 08033


Haddonfield New Jersey 08033
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Volunteering is a tradition in Haddonfield. Throughout the Borough's history, volunteers have been dedicated to mentoring and tutoring young people, supporting senior citizens, feeding the hungry and homeless, supporting the arts, donating time and money to nonprofits and school related activities, serving in local civic organizations and countless other services.

Members of the community are invited to post events, fundraisers and other information that benefits Haddonfield Organizations and Non-Profits. E-mail: communitynews@haddonfieldnj.org

Click Here if you would like to Volunteer for a Town Organization.



Haddonfield Muicipal Alliance

Upcoming Events

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Library Schedule for April 2014

The library will be closed on April 18, 19, and 20 for the Easter Weekend.  

Fall/Winter Hours of operation are:

Monday - Thursday: 10 am to 9 pm
Friday: 10 am to 6pm
Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday: 1 to 5 pm

The Library Board of Trustees has adopted the 2014 holiday and *budget closing days schedule. The library will be closed on these days in 2014:
January 1; April *18, *19, and 20; May *24-26; July 4; August 30- Sept. 1; November 27; Dec. 24 and 25 and January 1, 2015.

Visit the library's website at www.haddonfieldlibrary.org or call 429-1304 for announcements of closings in inclement weather.

Lives change @ your library: celebrate National Library Week April 13-19

The Haddonfield Public Library is celebrating National Library Week from April 13-19, joining libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in highlighting the value of libraries, librarians and library workers.  The theme this year is Lives change @ your library!

Libraries today are more than repositories for books and other resources. Often the heart of their communities, campuses or schools, libraries are deeply committed to the places where their patrons live, work and study. Libraries are trusted places where everyone in the community can gather to reconnect and reengage with each other to enrich and shape the community and address local issues. 

Librarians work with elected officials, small business owners, students and the public at large to discover what their communities needs are and meet them.  Whether through offering e-books and technology classes, materials for English-language learners, programs for job seekers or those to support early literacy, librarians listen to the community they serve, and they respond.

The Haddonfield Public Library serves Haddonfield residents, business owners, full time employees and full time students in Haddonfield by providing all types of books (print/ Large Print/ audio and eBooks); a variety of DVDs for pleasure and for learning; Internet and computer services; computer classes; a full service children's department with a wealth of creative programs and early literacy services. The library also serves teens and people with disabilities.

This year the Library Board of Trustees is very pleased to announce that the library's computer systems are being upgraded and will be completed by National Library Week.

"Service to the community has always been the focus of the Haddonfield Library," said Deborah Marchand, President of the Library Board of Trustees. "While this aspect has never changed, libraries have grown and evolved in how they provide for the needs of every member of their community." 

The library is holding these programs during National Library Week :

April 15, 6 - 7 pm: eBooks with Your Library Card
April 16, 11 am to 12 pm or 2 - 3 pm: Job and Career Navigating Online (repeat classes)
April 17, 11 am to 12 pm or 2 - 3 pm: Genealogy Online Tools (repeat classes)

The Children's Department will have Afternoon Adventures on April 16 at 3:30 pm and Easter themed crafts on April 15 and 17. The library will be giving chocolates when you check out!

First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country each April.  

For more information, visit the Haddonfield Public Library at 60 Haddon Avenue in Haddonfield, NJ, call 856-429-1304 or see the library's website or mobile presence at www.haddonfieldlibrary.org. Libraries hours are Monday - Thursday from 10 am to 9 pm; Friday from 10 am to 6 pm; Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm; and Sunday from 1-5 pm.

Computer Classes

April 15 from 6-7 pm -Free eBooks with your library card using the Overdrive and 3M Cloud Subscriptions: Find out how to get free eBooks for your eReader or mobile device with your library card through the library's subscriptions to these eBook services. Registration is not required.

April 16, 2014 from 11 am to 12 pm or 2 - 3 pm. Job and Career Navigating Online. This computer class will provide you with information that you need when seeking employment through Learning Express, the Job and Career Accelerator, and Career Transitions. These resources will help with developing a resume and landing that special job! Basic computer skills are needed for this program. These are repeat sessions.

April 17, 2014 from 11 am to 12 pm or 2-3 pm Digging Up Your Ancestors: Genealogy Online Tools. Take a tour of Ancestry.com and Heritage Quest. Learn about other online tools so you can research your family tree. Then use many of these tools from home! Basic computer skills are needed for this program.

Call 429-1304, ext. 112 to register for these free computer classes. Jo-Ann Pure is the instructor.

Adult Programs

On April 23 at 7 pm, local film historian, Professor Martin Novelli, will give a program on "The Rise and Fall of the American Western."  For nearly seven decades, the American western was the most popular and most prominent genre of film (7,000 plus produced between 1910 and 1970). Tales of the "mythic" west go back to the 19th century dime novels and the exaggerated adventures of figures like Kit Carson, Buffalo Bill, Billy the Kid, and many others. With the coming of film at the end of the 19th century, an insatiable audience for western stories was already in place. And the westerns, first silent, then sounds, first black and white, then in color served this audience both the basic staples and then during the "golden age" of the western between 1939 and 1970, an array of diverse masterpieces memorable to this very day. Then, in the late sixties and on into the 70s and beyond, the western lost its grip on the movie-going public. The western no longer enjoys this popularity. Mr. Novelli is a professor at Ocean County College and is a leading authority on American Westerns. He is the author of The Long Reconstruction: the Post Civil War South in History, Film, and Memory. Mr. Novelli is a local resident and sought after speaker for the library's adult programs. Call 429-1304, ext. 114 to register for this free program, co-sponsored by the Haddonfield Friends of the Library. 

The Adult Book group meets on April 28 at 7 pm. The featured selection is "And the Mountains Echoed" by Hosseini. New members are welcome. For more information, contact Kathleen Metrick at 429-1304, ext. 116 or email her at kmetrick@haddonfieldlibrary.org. Light refreshments will be served.

Teen Craft Night is April 28 at 6:30 pm: Teens and their families are welcome to Make a Terrarium. The library will provide plants and containers. Registration is required for this activity. Teens, spring into spring with this fun gardening activity. Email Erica at ecoonelly@haddonfieldlibrary.org or visit the library's Facebook page for more information. Call 429-1304, ext. 114 to register for this activity - teens and family members are welcome!
The Friends of the Library meet on April 17 at 7 pm. New members are always welcome. For more information visit www.hfol.org

The Library Board of Trustees meets on April 22 at 8 am at the library. The public is welcome to attend. The Library Board is pleased to remind the public that the library will be open several more days this year that were previously budget closing days.

Tax Information
The library has a selection of free print tax forms and instructional booklets for federal filing from the Internal Revenue Service. NJ tax forms are available at .15 a page. Contact the reference desk at 429-1304, ext. 112 or stop in.

HPL has an Expanded Social Media Presence
Children's Librarian Jordan Bilodeau and Teen Coordinator Erica Coonelly have expanded the library's Facebook Page and added us to Twitter and Instagram. Please visit us for news, photos and updates at your convenience!

Haddonfield Public Library Website

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Memorial High | Haddonfield Middle | Elizabeth Haddon Elementary | Tatem School |
Kingsway Learning Center | Central Elementary | Christ The King Regional
Haddonfield Friends
| Bancroft | Haddonfield Child Care

Haddonfield Memorial High School


HMHS Website


Haddonfield Middle School

HMS Website


Elizabeth Haddon Elementary School

From the Elizabeth Haddon Elementary School principal: “One of our Haddon families has experienced a devastating house fire last night that has destroyed their home. The family has been displaced without any clothes or personal possessions of any kind. We are thankful to inform you that all family members are safe and unharmed but experiencing an overwhelming loss. One of their children is a fifth grader at Elizabeth Haddon. For the immediate term, the school is reaching out to you for gently used clothing, which can be dropped off at the school office. He wears a size 10 for general clothing and a size 4-5 shoe. Thank you in advance for any help that you can offer this family in need”.

Other ways to help:
-Donate via Paypal using the e-mail address helpfranksarahjoejohn@yahoo.com
-Gift cards to local restaurants or general merchandise stores such as Walmart, Target, CVS, etc. (dropped off at the Lizzy Haddon school office).
-Do you know of any temporary housing possibilities in town? With two kids in school, they need to get settled as quickly as possible. Once they have temporary housing, an additional request for household items may be sent.

Lizzy Haddon Website


Tatem School Happenings

Tatem Website


Central Elementary School

Central School Website


Christ the King Regional School

Christ the King Regional School Website


Haddonfield Friends School

47 N. Haddon Avenue
Haddonfield, NJ 08033
856-429-6786, ext. 211


Haddonfield Friends School's ongoing TUESDAY TOURS from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. for PreK through 8 th Grades. Call 429-6786 extension 211.



Haddonfield Child Care



About Bancroft
Founded in 1883, Bancroft annually serves more than 1,300 children and adults with intellectual and developmental challenges and acquired brain injuries. Bancroft strives to ensure that every person is given opportunities for lifelong learning and fulfillment. The organization does this by altering perceptions and supporting people with neurological challenges in achieving their life goals as valued and respected members of our world. Based in Haddonfield, N.J., Bancroft has sites in Camden, Burlington, Gloucester, Ocean, Salem and Middlesex counties, New Jersey, in New Castle County, Delaware; and Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. Programs and supports include early childhood, education, vocational and supported employment, structured day, rehabilitation, community living, behavioral treatment, as well as in-home and outpatient services.

Kingsway Learning Center


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United Methodist | First Baptist | Mt. Olivet Baptist | Grace Episcopal | Haddonfield Bible | First Presbyterian | Lutheran Church | Christian Science Church

Gratitude Brings Blessings--

Haddonfield United Methodist Church

The Haddonfield United Methodist Church, since its inception in 1829, has grown from a gathering of a few in the Grove Schoolhouse to a congregation of over 2000 in our fifth and present home at 29 Warwick Road. Our members come from 57 towns in South Jersey. We have survived an earthquake and several fires, yet after each disaster we emerge stronger than before. We are a big church with a small church friendliness. We sponsor activities for all ages and have dozens of ways of serving from missions, ministries, choirs, small group study, and more. Our new addition was completed in 2008 and has enabled us to expand our ministry with new classrooms for Christian education, a beautiful music suite and new reception and welcome center. In 2009 we celebrated more than 180 years of Christian fellowship and worshipping God in the Methodist tradition established by John Wesley over 250 years ago. Because we believe that one size doesn't fit all, HUMC provides four Worship Services each weekend.

  • Saturdays at 5 p.m. in the chapel (casual service)
  • Sundays at 8 a.m. in the chapel (traditional service)
  • Sundays at 9 a.m. in the sanctuary (contemporary service)
  • Sundays at 10:15 a.m. in the sanctuary (traditional service)



Haddonfield United Methodist Church
29 Warwick Road
Haddonfield, NJ 08033


Mt. Olivet Baptist Church


The First Baptist Church of Haddonfield

Sunday Worship Service: 11:00 AM
~ Nursery Care Provided
~ Adult Bible Studies: 9:30 AM
~ Children's Sunday School: 11:15 AM
~ Coffee and Fellowship following Service
~ High School Youth Group meets every Wednesday night at 7:30 pm

The First Baptist Church of Haddonfield
124 Kings Highway East (at Tanner St.)
Haddonfield, NJ 08033


Palm Sunday, April 13
11 am - Worship Service
- Procession of Choirs with Palms
- Carillon Bell Ringers
- Nursery Care
For Children:
11: 15 am - Outdoor Procession
- Assemble in rear garden
- Follow Jesus and the donkey as
the Bible comes alive!
- "New Life" Easter Egg Hunt

Maundy Thursday - April 17
6:00 pm - Pancake Dinner
call office to reserve
7:00 pm - Worship Service
- Contemporary Drama: "Is It I, Lord?"
- Communion
- Child Care

Easter Sunday - April 20
6:16 am - Sunrise Service at Haddonfield
Baptist Cemetery, by the Lake
402 Kings Hwy E. (across from High School)
- Light Breakfast in Cemetery Chapel following
outdoor service.
11:00 am - Worship Service
First Baptist Church Sanctuary
- "He Is Risen!" The Rev. Dr. Michael Feicht
- Music of the Resurrection
- Child Care


National Day of Prayer Breakfast sponsored by the Haddonfield Council of Churches to be held at First Baptist Church of Haddonfield, 124 Kings Highway East on Thursday, May 1, 2014. Guest Speakers, The Revds. Joe and Denise Gratzel of Manasquan, NJ, will share experiences of Super Storm Sandy including the enormous ongoing effort of clean-up and rebuilding. The Gratzels, pastoring in Manasquan, which was especially impacted by the storm, immediately responded, establishing the Help Center. Hundreds have entered their doors for assistance and shelter. The breakfast will be at 8:30 am. Program begins 9:15 am. Tickets are $10 and are available from all Haddonfield church offices. Deadline for tickets is April 25.

For information, contact The First Baptist Church of Haddonfield at (856) 429.2326.



Grace Church

Regular Weekly Services at Grace Church

The Holy Eucharist - 8:00 a.m.
Family Holy Eucharist - 9:30 a.m.

The Holy Eucharist - Wednesday - 7:00 a.m.
The Holy Eucharist & Healing Service- Thursday - 9:30 a.m.
The Holy Eucharist-Saturday- 5:30 p.m.
Holy Days: Additional Services as announced


Holy Week at Grace Episcopal Church

Wednesday, April 16
Tenebrae, 7:30 pm

Maundy Thursday, April 17
Holy Eucharist and Foot Washing, 7:30 pm

Good Friday, April 18
Stations of the Cross, 12 noon
Children's Stations of the Cross, 2:30 pm
Good Friday Liturgy, 7:30 pm

Holy Saturday, April 19
Easter Vigil, 7:00 pm

Easter Sunday, April 20
Sunrise Service on the Church Lawn, 6:30 am
Festive Holy Eucharist, 8:00 am, 9:30 am, 11:15 am
Family Service (Performance Hall), 9:30 am


Wine Tasting at Grace Church

For 2014, Grace Uncorked features wines from below the equator.

There's more down under than just Australia! Join members of Grace Church in Haddonfield from 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. on April 26th as we sample food and wine from fantastic wine-making regions including Argentina, Australia,South Africa and others. Bring a friend (or several). There's lots to do, including a basket auction and a 50/50, door prizes, music and more! The event will be in the Grace Performance Hall by candlelight. Tickets are $30/person ($20/person for a group of 4). Tickets are available in the Grace Church office and online at gracehaddon.org via PayPal. For more information call 856-429-0007.


Grace Church is located at 19 Kings Highway East in Haddonfield, New Jersey, and is adjacent to the Haddonfield PATCO station. For any questions, or for directions, please contact the Church office at 856-429-0007.


Haddonfield Bible Church


324 Belmont Avenue
Haddonfield, New Jersey 08033
856/429-6852 Church Office
856/854-4732 Pastor's Home Phone
609/217-5612 Pastor's Cell Phone


First Presbyterian Church

Our Community Joins Forces to Combat Hunger Worldwide

On Saturday, April 12, over 800 volunteers from all around South Jersey will converge on First Presbyterian church in Haddonfield to respond to the plea of countless children who are literally starving to death. Concerned area people of all ages will pack 150,000 meals that will be shipped to malnourished children in 70 developing countries around the world.

The non-profit organization, Feed My Starving Children, will deliver bulk food to the Haddonfield Middle School gym on Lincoln Avenue, behind the church, where the volunteers will pack the food into 6-serving plastic bags that they will then seal and load in boxes for shipping. Last year, 500 local volunteers packed 109,000 meals that were sent to schools and orphanages in remote villages in Swaziland.

Money to pay for the food and supplies was largely raised at a recent Messiah Sing-Along held at Haddonfield Presbyterian, where many singers, accompanied by an orchestra made up of members of the Philadelphia Orchestra, Philly Pops, and students at The Curtis Institute, sang the monumental work that Handel composed to benefit children in an orphanage.

This is an opportunity for people of all ages, from 5 to 95, to make a difference in children’s impoverished lives—over 20,000 children die each day of hunger (that's almost twice the population of Haddonfield, every day!). You are urged to register for a two-hour shift to pack at http://fmsc.org/mobilepack/events. For further information, call 856-354-1718 or email umanpaul@me.com or gerviola@mac.com.

First Presbyterian Church is located at 20 Kings Highway East, one block from the PATCO Hi-Speed Line, in Haddonfield. Parking is available in the large parking lot behind the church.

For further information, contact Gerry Rice at 856-354-1718 or gerviola@mac.com

Contact person
Gerry Rice
205 Park Lane
Haddonfield, NJ 08033


Lutheran Church


HADDONFIELD, NJ - Holy Week at the Lutheran Church of Our Savior will be highlighted by three Easter Sunday worship services April 20.

Palm Sunday, April 13, worship will be head at 8:00 am and 10:30 am.
Maundy Thursday worship , on April 17, will be held at noon and 7:30 p.m. to celebrate the Lord's Last Supper.
Good Friday , April 18 worship will begin at noon with an ecumenical service at Haddonfield United Methodist. The three-hour service will focus on Jesus' last seven words.
A 7:30 p.m. Tenebrae "Service of the Shadows" will be held at Our Savior on Good Friday and focus on the cross of Christ.
Easter worship services will be held at 8, 9:30 and 11 a.m. to celebrate the Resurrection of Our Lord. The adult choir will sing at all three services accompanied by the Seacoast Brass Quintet. There will be no Sunday Church School.
All are invited to attend and worship.

Advance notice to film any service would be appreciated, or for additional information, contact the church office at (856) 429-5122.


April calendar of events (pdf)


Easter Egg Hunt - April 12, 4 pm at LCOS

An Easter Egg Hunt for all children up to 5th grade are welcome to participate in an Easter Egg Hunt at the Lutheran Church of Our Savior on Saturday, April 12 beginning at 4 pm.

The hunt is organized by the LCOS Youth Group. Children should bring a basket or bag to collect their eggs.
For more information or questions, contact Jaime Frazier at jaimfraz@gmail.com



HADDONFIELD, NJ – The monthly Senior Game Day will be held Tuesday, April 22nd at the Lutheran Church of Our Savior beginning at 12:30 p.m.
Seniors are invited to attend to play bingo, bridge, pinochle and other games in the Parish Hall. Refreshments will be available.
Those planning to attend are asked to contact the church office at 856-429-5122 or Peg Hartmann at 856-783-7004.




Christian Science Church


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Haddonfield Little League | American Legion | Auxiliary Police | Civic Association | Interfaith Care | Haddon Fortnightly | Haddonfield Youth Lacross Club | Jr Women's Club Scouts | Rotary | Lions Club | Japan Exchange | Newcomers Club | Historical Society/Greenfield Hall | Masonic Lodge #15 Haddonfield Chapter and Order of the Eastern Star | Boys Youth Lacrosse Clinic | Indian King Tavern | Help Women and Children Now | Boy Scout Troop 65 | Haddonfield Celebrations Association

Haddonfield Little League

Haddonfield Little League

Registration is now open for 2014 Haddonfield Little League Spring Baseball. Parents can register players from ages 5 to 15 for T-Ball, Coach Pitch, Minors, Majors and Babe Ruth via the league's website, which provides helpful information in connection with age groups and pricing. See haddonfieldbaseball.org for more information. The registration deadline is Friday, February 14th. The Opening Day parade and festivities are scheduled for Saturday, March 29, 2014.

For 75 years, Little League has promoted the value of sportsmanship, fair play and teamwork that has helped shape the lives of millions of kids and adults around the globe. We look forward to providing your child the opportunity to learn these values this coming season.


American Legion


Boy Scout Troop 65

2013 kickoff


Auxiliary Police

Haddonfield Auxiliary Police Officers are trained, non-paid volunteers, whose mission is to augment the Haddonfield Police Department. Their ranks include moms and dads, business owners and executives, and other Borough residents who are committed to making a safer community. In 2007 the Auxiliary Police were honored with the Alfred E. Driscoll Award for outstanding community service. Each year Auxiliary Officers provide almost 1,000 hours of volunteer service. They function as court bailiffs, and direct traffic at town events such as Fire Prevention Night and the Fall Festival. Members also provide crowd control at high school football and basketball games, numerous parades and 1st Night Celebration. Auxiliary Officers also carry out uniformed, foot and bicycle patrol in the business district during Candle Light Shopping; summer-time Friday night concerts; and furnish security for the summer Craft Fair. Auxiliary Officers are trained to respond to local emergencies, natural disasters and assist the Camden County Fire Police.

Meetings Open to the Public
Auxiliary members meet on the first Thursday of each month at 7:30PM in the Haddonfield Court Room. All Borough residents are invited to attend.

Various training seminars are conducted by qualified members of the Haddonfield Police Department. Some officers take optional classes at the Camden County Police Academy. All officers are instructed in basic law enforcement protocol, radio communications, police vehicle operations, self defense, and baton and pepper spray tactics. Officers also remain current with their first-aid and CPR certifications.

Members are expected to provide eight combined hours of service/training per month. In order to become an Auxiliary Officer you must be 18 years of age, have graduated high-school, be physically able to perform the duties of an Auxiliary Police Officer, and pass a background check. The Chief of Police has final say in appointing Auxiliary Officers. If you are interested in becoming an Auxiliary Police Officer, talk to any of our members, visit us at one of our meetings, or contact Community Police Officer, Lt. Ted Stuessy at 856-429-4700 ext. 240.

2010 Auxiliry Police Members

As pictured from left to right:
1stRow:Christopher Lauruhn, Timothy Chase, Michelle Claffey
2ndRow:Frederick Chase, Jack Matty, Peter Dobush, Eugene Haag, Max Hermann
Not Show:Christine Schroeder, Steven Harski, E. Guy Elzy, Jr., Bernard Brody



Haddonfield Civic Association

Haddonfield Civic Association’s
Honoring the winner of the
2014 Alfred E. Driscoll Award for Community Service
Jack O’Malley
Plus the 2014 winners of the Bradshaw Civic Contest and
the Harry T. Kaufmann Award for Performing Arts
Thursday April 24th Reception: 6pm Dinner: 7pm
Tavistock Country Club
Tickets & more information at www.haddonfieldcivic.org



Jack O'Malley has been selected as the 2014 recipient of the Alfred E. Driscoll Award for Community Service. The award will be presented at the Haddonfield Civic Association Annual Meeting and Town Dinner on April 24th at Tavistock Country Club.

HCA Alfred E. Driscoll Award Press Release


Visit our website at www.haddonfieldcivic.com


Haddonfield Youth Lacross Club


To find out more about all of the opportunities with Haddonfield Youth Lacrosse, be sure to check out our website at:


Interfaith Caregivers of Haddonfield News

Visit our website at ifchaddons.org


Haddon Fortnightly Evening Membership Division

My Doll and Me Tea: May 18, 3-5pm @ The Clubhouse of The Haddon Fortnightly.
Kings Highway and Grove Street, Haddonfield
Crafts, Games, Prizes, and of course, a Tea Party! Reservations- (856) 428-9290 or medimatties@gmail.com


Junior Women's Club of Haddon Fortnightly


Visit our website at haddonjrs.org


Scout News

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Haddonfield Rotary

Rotary Club Website


Haddonfield Lions Club

The Haddonfield Lions Club is a service organization that supports community events and activities and provides assistance to those in need and people with sight-related problems, locally and globally. Lions Club International is the largest service organization in the world.

Lions Club Website

Lizzy Haddon Basketball Tournament Website





The Newcomers Club of Haddonfield is a nonprofit, social organization that welcomes new and established people from our borough and surrounding communities. Founded in 1964, The Newcomers Club of Haddonfield has welcomed thousands of members to feel at home, learn interesting facts about the area in which we live, and of course, make new and lasting friendships. In addition to our monthly Open House gatherings, there are a variety of social events throughout the year, such as cocktail parties, playgroups, family events, guys' nights, and so much more. Members may get involved with the Newcomers Club as much or as little as they choose - or more importantly, as time allows! There is definitely something for everyone to enjoy. To find out more about becoming a member, or if you have a friend you think would be interested in joining, please contact our Co-Presidents, Denise Adamczyk and Bridget Mullins, via e-mail at newcomers08033@yahoo.com.

The Newcomers Club of Haddonfield invited you to April Open House: Ex-Machina
Wed, Apr 02, 2014 at 07:00 PM

Ex-Machina, 33 Kings Hwy E, Haddonfield NJ 08033

Wine, shopping local, and pottery-painting - all in one event!

If you want to check out one of Haddonfield's newest and most unique establishments, then this is the event for you! Ex-Machina (pronounced x-mak-eena) opened in November 2013, and is committed to supporting the sale of handmade, one-of-a-kind items. Many of the ceramic items for sale are produced right in Haddonfield, on Potter Street! Several other items come from local craftspeople and emergent designers. So come and enjoy some wine and snacks, meet with your neighbors and friends, and peruse Ex-Machina's offerings.

And, if you didn't tap enough of your inner artist at our Canvas Mixers event, go ahead and pick out a piece of pottery to paint - and then stop by to pick up your kiln-fired creation in 3-4 business days. Talk about locally made!

See more about Ex-Machina at their website: http://www.ex-machina.com

Newcomer's Egg Hunt Sat, Apr 05, 2014 at 11:00 AM

J Fithian Tatem Elementary, One Glover Avenue, Haddonfield NJ 08033

Come join us for the Newcomers annual egg hunt! This event is always a blast for kids and parents alike, and we've heard through the grapevine that the Easter Bunny is planning to make an appearance! Don't forget to bring your Easter baskets!

The event includes: coffee, muffins, bagels, pretzels, juice boxes, candy and crafts. Cost: $7 for one child, $4 for each additional child.

**Please RSVP by 3/30/14 and be sure to include number of adults AND children in your response!

Please make checks payable to Newcomers Club of Haddonfield and send payment to: PO Box 473, Haddonfield, NJ 08033. Send paypal to newcomers08033@yahoo.com.


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Indian King Tavern

Indian King Website

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Greenfield Hall

The Historical Society of Haddonfield is having their annual Candlelight Dinner on March 26, 6pm at Tavistock Country Club. This year marks the 100th anniversary of the Society and the dinner program will include a multi-media presentation featuring never before seen photos and rare home movies.




Greenfield Hall was built in 1841 by John Gill IV on property which had been in his family since the early 1700's. The first John Gill had purchased the land from his cousin, Elizabeth Haddon Estaugh, founder of the town, and had erected a farmhouse to the rear of the present structure. John Gill II built another house to replace the farmhouse. This second house served as the Gill residence for the next hundred years until John Gill IV had it razed in order to build a new and grander mansion in anticipation of his second marriage to Elizabeth French of Moorestown, NJ.

Today Greenfield Hall is furnished much as it would have been when the Gills were in residence and contains collections of furniture, needlework, dolls, tool, costumes and early glass and pottery. Next door is the Samuel Mickle House, also known as the Hip Roof House, the oldest house still standing in town. It serves as the Society's research library, open to the public for research purposes. The library is open on Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays from 1:00 to 4:00 pm. Special appointments may also be made for the library by calling 856-429-7375.

Books and pamphlets have been produced by the Society throughout the years and its Bulletin, published for times a year, contains not only news of the organization bat also interesting accounts of past events and people who lived in the area. Exhibits, special events, celebrations and fundraising activities are held in the mansion during the year.

Both Greenfield Hall and the Samuel Mickle House are included in the New Jersey Register of Historic Places a well as in the National Register.

For more information, visit: www.haddonfieldhistory.org.

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Masonic Lodge #15



Haddonfield Chapter Order of the Eastern Star

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Boys Youth Lacrosse Clinic


Help Women and Children Now

Visit our website


Haddonfield Celebrations Association

The Haddonfield Celebrations Association, a community volunteer group, organizes three annual Haddonfield traditions: 4th of July parade/fireworks, Halloween parade, and Tree Lighting/Santa Parade. Events are funded through community donations and your support is needed. For more information on becoming a volunteer or to donate today, visit the Haddonfield Celebrations Association website at www.haddonfield-celebrations.org. Donations can also be mailed to PO Box 15, Haddonfield, NJ 08033.
Independence Day 2014 Celebration: The Haddonfield Celebrations Association has started working on the parade, fireworks and festivities and encourages residents who want to be in the parade to start planning too!

  • Fireworks: Thursday, July 3, 2014 at Haddonfield Memorial High School, 401 Kings Highway East. Gates open at 7pm and fireworks display starts at dusk (approximately 9:30pm). Street parking is available. Raindate for fireworks is Sunday, July 6, 2014.
  • Parade: To commemorate the 250th anniversary of the formation of Haddon Fire Company No. 1, the theme for this year's 4th of July Parade is "Haddon Fire Co. No. 1 - Celebrating 250 years of Continuous Service." Parade will be held Friday, July 4, 2014, starting at 10am at the corner of Chestnut Street and Kings Highway. There is no raindate for the parade.

For more details, visit www.haddonfield-celebrations.org

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Markeim Art Center

Markeim Arts Center is a nonprofit community art center founded in 1956. Markeim is located at Lincoln Avenue and Walnut Street in Haddonfield just a few steps from the town's historic business district. Markeim offers programs for the entire family including a yearlong schedule of exhibitions, musical performances, studio classes and art camps. Markeim is dedicated to providing art and cultural programs for the regional community. For more information please visit www.markeimartscenter.org or contact the MAC at 856-429-8585 or markeim@verizon.ne

Birthday Parties at Markeim for KIDS!
Birthday parties at Markeim Art Center are loads of fun. Imaginative and fun, an Art or Pottery party brings loads of creativity to your child and their friends. Children learn art skills, create an entire art project from start to finish, and take home a fun and inspiring handmade gift. We provide the art, you bring the refreshments. For the first hour the kids will create and play, during the second hour, you have the option of serving food, cake and beverages, exchange gifts... your choice. We'll decorate the studio and provide table covers for the celebration time. Call us to reserve your Art or Pottery Birthday Party.

For registration please call Markeim Art Center at 856.429.8585 or visit us at www.markeimartcenter.org


Haddonfield Plays & Players

Information about all Plays & Players activities andprograms can be found on the web site at www.haddonfieldplayers.com.


Dead Playwrights Repertory Company

Carol Schwab
Dead Playwrights Repertory
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Haddon Summer Music Theatre

Haddon Summer Music Theatre
P.O. Box 421, Haddonfield, NJ 08033
Web: www.haddonsummermusictheatre.com
Contact: Liz Farley, President
E-Mail: liznike@comcast.net


Dance Haddonfield--Ballroom dance and lessons every Sunday night at Grace Church

Dance Haddonfield

Ballroom dance and lessons every Sunday night at Grace Church, 19 Kings Highway East. Lessons 7-8 pm, dancing from 8 to 10:30, sponsored by USA Dance, the national non-profit ballroom dance organization. Admission is $12 ($10 for USA Dance members), which includes the lesson, dancing, food, refreshments and a chance at a door prize. No partner or experience needed. Dress is dressy casual (no sneakers, jeans or grunge clothes). Find out how to have fun, meet nice people and get the best exercise possible, all while enjoying great music and wonderful people. We usually have 100+ dancers every Sunday.


For information contact Joe Murphy, Chief Cha Cha Officer of Dance Haddonfield at jemurphy@voicenet.com or 856 429-5355.


Something New!

English Country Dancing
Haddonfield Friends Meeting House
Tuesdays, 8-10PM
For more Information, call: (856)429-9186



Does your child LOVE to sing? ChildrenSong of New Jersey is currently holding auditions for the Spring semester on Monday evenings in January at Haddonfield Middle School by appointment. Children benefit from expert vocal instruction, musicianship skills, and performance experience by Artistic Director Polly Murray and Vocal Coach Patricia Januszewski. Performing in the Philadelphia and South Jersey region, ChildrenSong of New Jersey has impressed audiences for more than ten years with their high level of vocal artistry. For more information or to schedule an audition for your child aged 8-16, please visit www.childrensong.org, email info@childrensong.org or call 856-216-1140. Find current happenings on ChildrenSong of New Jersey Facebook page.

ChildrenSong of NJ, a community youth choir program for ages 8-16, will hold its annual Summer Vocal Camp at Haddonfield Middle School August 19-23. Singers are divided into two groups: ages 8-11 and 12-16 for a week of vocal technique, music literacy, and performance at the RiverSharks game. Visit www.childrensong.org for registration and more information.

Children's Song



Housed at Grace Church in Haddonfield, we are a non-profit organization dedicated to providing quality instruction and a vibrant center for the performing arts in the South Jersey community. HCSPA presents an acclaimed concert series each year that features artists and organizations from a variety of backgrounds.

For more information, please visit www.haddonfieldarts.org.

Haddonfield Center and School for the Performing Arts
19 Kings Highway East
Haddonfield, NJ 08033
(856) 685-9226

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