Diwali family reunion and bazaar
Diwali Dhoom 2021, a celebration of Diwali in Jersey City, takes place on Saturday, October 30 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Brunswick Center. The celebration will feature Diwali shopping and Desi food.
Ticket prices include an open stage for children and adults, dance performances, raffles and prizes, activities for children, and Diwali-themed arts and crafts activities.
Admission is $ 10. Children under 2 enter for free. Tickets are available at https://bit.ly/3Bgk2Md. The Brunswick Center is located at 189 Brunswick Street in Jersey City.
Find Balance at the Bi-Weekly Healing Circle
Join Sol Spirit Yoga & Wellness for their bi-weekly Reiki Healing Circle to find balance in body, mind and spirit on Monday November 1 from 8:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
The Healing Circle uses different modalities to get to the source of any fatigue, pain or discomfort the participant may be feeling. For 90 minutes, you will use breathing, guided meditation, a sound infused bath, balance your chakras, and receive spiritual guidance.
Dogs must be kept on a leash and cats must be in a transport cage. Admission is $ 35 and you can register at https://bit.ly/3vT1ctO. Sol Spirit Yoga & Wellness is located at 523 Palisade Ave., Jersey City.
Free rabies vaccination clinic this weekend
On Saturday, October 30, pet owners can license their dog or cat from Jersey City and receive a free rabies vaccine. You can also choose to add other vaccines or a microchip to your appointment. This clinic is for residents of Jersey City only.
You can make an appointment at https://bit.ly/3jHxfrJ. The times and places will be communicated to you with the appointment confirmation.
Fall vendor and craft event in Saint-Vincent-de-Paul
Saint-Vincent-de-Paul Church will be hosting its fall event for vendors and artisans on Sunday, November 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the basement of the church.
The event will bring together over 30 local vendors, artisans and artists, including Younique, Origami Owl, Flying Wood USA, City Girl Paints, Pampered Chef, Scentsy, Monat, Paparazzi, Color Street, Touchstone Crystals, Thirty-One Bags, Family First Life, ItzAnAffairEnt, Saw Stain & Screw, Krafty Elephant Studio, Mary Kay, Melissa Wellness Beauty, Heavenly Rose Scents, Crafty Mazz Designs, Jessica Ann Art Designs, Ay Kay Linda Customs, Handmade Jewelry, Holiday Gifts, Made Items handmade, crafts, photo booth and much more.
There will also be breakfast items and various baked goods for sale, sponsored by the St. Vincent’s Men’s Group. The Saint-Vincent-de-Paul church is located at 979 avenue C., Bayonne. There will also be an online event from November 1 to 14 at https://bit.ly/3BBxhbn.
Blood drive in Bayonne
The following blood drives will take place in Bayonne on the following dates and times: November 6, 8:30 am to 2 pm, Catholic War Veterans Post 1612, 18 W 23rd St.; November 10, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m., Grace Lutheran Church, 836 Ave. vs.