Here are a few things going on in Wayne this week.
- James Freeswick, a Wayne Hills High School alumni, will present the first two volumes of The Patriot Press, the school’s newspaper, to the paper’s current staff on Wednesday afternoon. The editions cover the 1966-67 and 1967-68 school years. We'll cover the presentation.
- The Board of Education will meet Thursday at the district’s administration building. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and will be broadcast online.
- The first council meeting in October will be held Wednesday beginning at 8 p.m. The meeting will be broadcast online and on cable channel 77.
- The Bricks 4 Kids activity series will be held at Kilroy Lake on Wednesday from 4 to 5 p.m.
Children will learn about the "Ring of Fire” in the Pacific Ocean where most tsunamis occur, and how the movements of the tectonic plants create earthquakes.
The series is held on Wednesdays in October. It is for children 6 and older. For more information, click here.
- Residents can enjoy a nice a dinner out and help out the Wayne Township Animal Shelter. The shelter is holding Pizza with a Purpose at California Pizza Kitchen at the Willowbrook Mall on Wednesday, Oct. 2. Simply bring the flyer attached to this article and present it to a server and 20 percent of the check will be donated to the animal shelter. Purchases include dine in, take out, catering, and beverages.
- The Wayne Health Department will host two screenings this week:
Hearing screening, Monday from 9 a.m. to noon. Screenings are free but pre-registration is required. Call 973-694-1800, ext. 3241.
Blood pressure screening, Tuesday, from 3 to 4 p.m. Screenings are free. Pre-registration is not required. Call 973-694-1800, ext. 3374 or 3373 for more information.