Chinese Community Center of New Jersey (CCCNJ) is a non-profit cultural organization.  CCCNJ's purpose is to teach Chinese language (mainly Cantonese) and culture.  It is also a source of social activity for its members.  The Organization and Cantonese Language School is located in Glen Rock in Bergen County (North Jersey) in the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church.

See the CCCNJ facebook page: CCCNJ link in facebook

* It is with deep regret that we share the news that WW II veteran and longtime CCCNJ member George N. Yee passed away Oct 8. Deepest condolences to his wife Lillian and daughter Barbara. George served as a 1st Lt. & Bombardier in the US military during WW II & a member of The Greatest Generation; read his stories below.
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Sunday 10/21 1pm-4pm and Service @ 2:30pm

Monday 10/22 @ 12:30pm
You can meet 8:30am at Volk-Leber Funeral Home and follow the hearse to the cemetery.

* Save the Date - March 2, 2019
Chinese New Year Banquet at Noodle Wong

* If you are interested in online programming sites for kids, see the links tab.
One of the sites that is linked is code.org.  It is a provides a good introduction to programming for kids as young as 4yrs old.

* The CCCNJ Tennis season is starting in November and ending either April or May.  It will be the first Saturday of each month except for March due to the CCCNJ Chinese New Year Dinner.  Dates: Nov 3, Dec 1, Jan 5, Feb 2, Mar 9, Apr 6, and tentatively May 11, 2019 (Mother's Day Weekend).  Chinese New Year is on Feb 5, 2019.  Looking forward to another great season.  Email cccnjtennis@gmail.com.

Please bookmark and use this link to benefit CCCNJ on your Amazon purchases.
Smile.Amazon.Com works like Amazon.com. Select CCCNJ as your organization to support and proceeds will go toward our organization.

* Chinese Cultural Dance (Youth) starts (9/29) & Mandarin (Adult) classes begin (10/6).  A free trial Mandarin class is offered to meet our new Mandarin teacher.  Please see the School/Extra Curricular tab for more information.

* MCCC reunion on Nov. 24, 2018 at 11:30 at Port of Call.  RSVP by 10/31.  See flyer for details and form.
* Drug & Alcohol Awareness

Michael DeLeon is on a mission: A mission to educate the youth to stay in the right direction when it comes to serious life issues, especially drugs.

Steered Straight May 2017 Stay In Your Lane Newsletter.

* Listing of scholarships exclusively for minority students on AffordableColleges.com here: http://www.affordablecolleges.com/resources/scholarships-for-minorities/#asian-and-pacific-islander-students.

* The “Hamilton” creator and star Lin-Manuel talks about financial literacy.

* Digital Distraction hits the Oscars! We can see it everywhere, the latest research shows the average 13yr old spends 8hrs a day, 7 days a week, glued to a screen.

Tom Kersting, founder and owner of Valley Family Counseling LLC in Ridgewood, NJ. http://www.digitallydistracted.info/

* CCCNJ Options Group meeting - TBD.
Please email any questions or comments to cccnjtrader@gmail.com
Go to Options Group tab

* The school is at 233 South Highwood Ave. in Glen Rock.  Please use the entrance on the South Highwood side of the street to enter into the lot.  Entrance to the school is in the back door.  Parents should not use the front door as it may be locked.