Domestic Violence Awareness Month 2014 Events In NJ

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and several events will be held around the state that will benefit organizations fighting against domestic violence.

BERGEN COUNTY
Demarest
Event: The Art of Survival Gallery Showing
Date: Monday, Oct. 6 through Saturday, Nov. 1
Time: 8 p.m.
Location: 561 Piermont Road
Website: http://www.shelteroursisters.org/events/the-art-of-survival-gallery-showing

Paramus
Event: Annual Day of Beauty
Date: Saturday, Oct. 11
Time: 9 a.m
Location: 332 E State Route 4
Website: http://www.shelteroursisters.org/events/empire-beauty-school-annual-day-of-beauty

Paramus
Event: Candlelight Vigil and SOS Pathway Dedication
Date: Thursday, Oct. 23
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Van Saun County Park
Website: http://www.shelteroursisters.org/events/candelight-vigil-and-sos-pathway-dedication

Rochelle Park
Event: Coins For A Cause
Date: Saturday, Oct. 25
Time: 9 a.m.
Location: Boiling Springs Savings Bank
Website: http://www.shelteroursisters.org/events/coins-for-a-cause

BURLINGTON COUNTY
Event: Silent Witness Project
Date: Friday, Oct. 3
Time: 2 p.m.
Location: Burlington County College’s Mt. Holly Center
Website: http://www.catholiccharitiestrenton.org/cc3/index.php?page=providence-house

Westampton
Event: Celebration of Survivors
Date: Tuesday, Oct. 28
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Crescent Shrine Center
Website: http://www.catholiccharitiestrenton.org/cc3/index.php?page=providence-house

CAMDEN COUNTY
Haddonfield
Event: 12th Annual Dessert Night Fundraiser Celebrating Women of Courage
Date: Wednesday, Oct. 29
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Tavistock Country Club
Website: http://www.camdencountywomenscenter.org/

ESSEX COUNTY
Montclair
Event: Unchained at Last
Date: Sunday, Oct. 19
Time: 4 p.m.
Website: http://www.njcbw.org/events.html

HUNTERDON COUNTY
Flemington
Event: SAFE in Hunterdon’s Charity Softball Tournament
Date: Monday, Oct. 6
Time: 5 p.m.
Location: Diamond Nation
Website: http://www.safeinhunterdon.org/softball

Flemington
Event: Super Hero Weekend hosted by Comic Fusion
Date: Saturday, Oct. 4 and Sunday, Oct. 5
Time: Noon
Location: 16 Turn Table Junction
Website: http://www.nj.com/hunterdon-county-democrat/index.ssf/2014/09/safe_in_hunterdon_observes_nat.html

Flemington
Event: SAFE in Hunterdon Candlelight Vigil
Date: Thursday, Oct. 23
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Flemington Jewish Community Center
Website: http://www.nj.com/hunterdon-county-democrat/index.ssf/2014/09/safe_in_hunterdon_observes_nat.html

MERCER COUNTY
Event: 13th Annual Communities of Light
Date: Monday, Oct. 27
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Capital Health Hopewell Hospital
Website: http://www.womanspace.org/news/col-launch-reception/

MIDDLESEX COUNTY
New Brunswick
Event: Annual March and Rally Against Domestic Violence
Date: Saturday, Oct. 18
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Fist Reformed Church, 9 Bayard St.
Website: https://www.facebook.com/NBDVAC

OCEAN COUNTY
Point Pleasant Beach
Event: Holiday Shoppe Preview
Date: Wednesday, Oct. 29
Time: 5 p.m.
Location: Opdyke Furniture
Website: http://www.catholiccharitiestrenton.org/cc3/index.php?page=providence-house

Toms River
Event: Silent Witness Project
Date: Thursday, Oct. 23
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Ocean County Mall
Website: http://www.catholiccharitiestrenton.org/cc3/index.php?page=providence-house

SOMERSET COUNTY
Somerset
Event: 26th Annual Candlelight Vigil for Victims of Domestic Abuse in Somerset County
Date: Thursday, Oct. 9
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Franklin Township Municipal Complex
Website: http://www.resourcecenterofsomerset.org/events/25th-annual-candlelight-vigil-october-17-2013/