Whole Foods Debate Moves to Par High, Junior EMS Fundraiser This Week

What's going on in Parsippany over the next seven days

The Parsippany-Troy Hills Planning Board starts 2013 with its annual reorganization meeting Monday at 7 p.m. at Parsippany High School, Baldwin and Vail roads. The reorganization will be followed by a continuation of testimony regarding the controversial plan to bring . For additional information, call Peggy Mader at 973-263-4286.

Sports card collector? Check out the notable cards on display starting Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. at a weekly Sport Card Show at the Parsippany Police Athletic League, 33 Baldwin Road. A huge assortment of cards and collectible items will be available for sale—perfect if you have a sports fan on your holiday gift list. Admission is $1. For more info, call Jose De Barros 732-306-9401.

Neighbors-Helping-Neighbors, a free peer-led volunteer support group for people actively looking for work meets Tuesday at 7:15 p.m. at the  at 68 Nokomis Ave. in Hiawatha.

PSGMC peer support group for job seekers meets Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. at the Parsippany-Troy Hills Free Public Library at 449 Halsey Road to hear guest speakers well-versed in all facets of career search and development.

The Parsippany Board of Education holds a special meeting Thursday at 7 p.m. to fill its vacant seat. The public is invited to attend. At this session, the board will go over applications, conduct interviews and select its new member. The meeting takes place at the school district's administration building, 292 Parsippany Road.

Need a change in your calisthenics regimen? Try Need a change in your calisthenics regimen? Try Masala Bhangra Fitness. The weekly classes teach an exercise dance routine that mixes the high-energy folk dance of Bhangra (Indian dance) with Bollywood moves. Classes are $40 for five weeks and take place Saturdays from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at 246 Route 46. For more information, call 201-230-5536.

Many people become practically paralyzed at the thought of having to take an educational examination. Help exists at AZ Math Tutors' Test Anxiety Workshop, which takes place Saturday at 10 a.m. at 2200 Route 10, suite 104. Peak Performance coach Fred Feldstein will use cutting-edge mind-body techniques to teach students how to let go of past failures and limiting beliefs, allowing new levels of academic success. Admission is free.

Do your part to help support the lifesaving work of Parsippany's up-and-coming emergency responders. A Flapjack Fundraiser for the Parsippany Volunteer Ambulance Junior Squad takes place Sunday 8-10 a.m. at Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar, 1057 Route 46, to benefit high schoolers training in the field of emergency medical services. The fundraiser, postponed because of Superstorm Sandy, will help the teen volunteers purchase uniforms and cover education expenses no longer provided through the EMS training fund. Tickets are $10 per person. Tickets purchased for the original November date will be honored. For more info, call 973-887-3003 ext. 10.

Try your luck at St. Peter the Apostle Church's Weekly Bingo. It's easy to play, you can win prizes and it's free! The event is held Sundays from 6-10 p.m. at 179 Baldwin Road.

'Til death do us part? Not a sure bet. If your marriage is coming to a close, don't go it alone. In Parsippany, you have two options to find support: The Crossroads Divorce Support Group, a free gathering for divorced men and women of any faith that offers special events, community and healing, is presented at St. Peter the Apostle Church Sunday at 7 p.m. at 179 Baldwin Road. The other group, also offered Sunday at 7 p.m., is called Puzzle Pieces - A Divorced/Separated Support Group. This one is secular and has a fee—just a dollar—and takes place at the Parsippany Police Athletic League Center at 33 Baldwin Road.


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