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WomenRising will organize the RiseUp tournament

WomenRising is hosting its RiseUp Golf Tournament in support of its work in Hudson County on Wednesday, August 17, kicking off at 9 a.m. The tournament will take place at Skyline Golf Course in Lincoln Park in Jersey City.

Based in Jersey City, WomenRising helps women who need help finding jobs, protecting themselves from domestic violence, breaking free from homelessness and keeping children safe.

The Skyline Golf Course is located at 515 Duncan Ave., Jersey City. To register for the event, contact WomenRising at [email protected]

Nature programs at Liberty State Park

Liberty State Park will host a beach walk and scavenger hunt at Caven Point Beach on Saturday, June 25, from 10 a.m. to noon. The group will meet in Lot #1 located at 300 Morris Pesin Drive and then head to the beach. Visitors should be advised that there is over a mile of walking to be done and that they should dress for the outdoors and wear old shoes that they don’t mind getting wet or muddy. Sunscreen and water are also recommended in hot weather. All ages are invited to participate.

Pre-registration is required for all programs as space is limited. For more information or to register for a program, contact the Nature Center at 201-915-3400 x503 or email [email protected] Children must be accompanied by an adult and you can register a maximum of six participants per booking. Pets are not permitted on programs unless they are service animals.

NJCU to Host 2022 Summer Math Emporium Program

New Jersey City University‘s 18-day math program that helps students complete their developmental or prerequisite math courses before the start of fall 2022 runs from Tuesday, July 5 through Wednesday, August 3. The program is free and the deadline to sign up is Thursday, June 30.

Math Emporium participants will work on math skill-building problems and, upon completion, take a basic math skills assessment test. Students who complete the program and pass the placement test will have the opportunity to eliminate up to 6 hours of non-credit math in the next semester.

The program also helps students save their financial aid by giving them the option of reducing the number of course hours needed to complete their math prerequisites. The schedule is Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Students will meet in person at NJCU’s main campus on Monday and Wednesday and via Zoom on Tuesday and Thursday.

You can complete the online registration form at The NJCU is located at 2039 John F. Kennedy Blvd., Jersey City.

Learn New Jersey Cannabis Culture

Cannabis talks continue at Hudson County Community College when Cannademix hosts a Cannabis Cultivation Conference in Jersey City on Thursday, June 23 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the HCCC. Cannademix will discuss New Jersey education, politics, business, community dining, culinary arts and culture at the event with panelists from BIPOC, AAPI and the LGBTQ+ community at 161 Newkirk St., Jersey City. You can register to attend on Eventbrite at

Intimate musical evening in Jersey City

The Box Café at 115 Palisade Ave., Jersey City will host an intimate evening of music and food on Wednesday, June 22 at 6:30 p.m. A buffet will be served for $35. Music is by singer Christine Santelli and Heather Hardy and there is a suggested donation of $20 for the show. Reservations are required at [email protected]

Art Residency Reception Thursday

A spring residency reception for the artists of the Eileen S. Kaminsky Foundation will be held Thursday, June 23 from 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Mana Contemporary, 888 Newark Ave., Jersey City. Work by Guillermo Bublik, Fabio Esteban, Claudia Hassel, Joseph Knight, Pacorrosa. and Annette Werndl will be featured.

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