Five Things to Do This Week: 12/17/12 to 12/22/12
This week: a school board meeting, PFLAG gathering, GMO-free cookie swap, women's club meeting, and the soft launch of Collingswood's newest restaurant.
1. Collingswood School Board Meeting
Monday, Dec. 17 at 7 p.m.—Zane North School All-Purpose Room
This month's meeting is a week ahead of schedule to accommodate the winter break; likewise, next month's meeting will be held January 7.
Monday, Dec. 17 at 6:30 p.m.—Collingswood Public Library
"We are a support group that offers not only support but also education for families and friends of lesbians and gays. PFLAG offers person to person support, sharing our unique stories, learning from knowledgeable guest speakers, and listening with full respect for each other."
Tuesday, Dec. 18 at 7:30 p.m.—Collingswood Public Library
"The Collingswood Junior Women's Club meets for its monthly craft from 7:30 to 9 p.m. on the third Tuesday of every month, from September through May, at the Collingswood Public Library."
4. Soft Launch of Akira Hibachi
Wednesday, Dec. 19 from 1 to 3 p.m.—720 Haddon Ave.
Help welcome the newest addition to Restaurant Row as it opens its doors to the public with a free tasting lunch. Then save 30 percent off your bill all day Thursday in advance of the grand opening party (tickets only) Friday night.
Thursday, Dec. 20 at 7 p.m.—Collingswood Public Library
"Participation in the cookie swap is optional--bring a batch of your favorite non-GMO cookies to share and leave with a variety pack! From 7-8pm we'll discuss creating a GMO-free holiday, the latest on GMO labeling legislation and other projects."