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Calendar Events

Dec 2 (Tue), 7:30 pm
Pilgrim Pipeline Information Forum in Watchung
Dec 4 (Thu), 7:00 pm
Pilgrim Pipeline Information Forum in Roselle
Dec 6 (Sat), 4:00 pm
Holiday Potluck
Dec 7 (Sun), 10:00 am
Wells Mills County Park Hike
Dec 9 (Tue), 7:00 pm
Holiday Social & Silent Auction
Dec 10 (Wed), 7:30 pm
Dec 10: Join us for our Year-End Wrap Up and holiday party
Dec 10 (Wed), 7:30 pm
Holiday Meet and Greet Party
Dec 13 (Sat), 10:00 am
Singles Hike - Sherman Hoffman Preserve, Harding Township
Dec 21 (Sun), 12:30 pm
Silver Singles Holiday Walking Tour of NYC
Dec 21 (Sun), 2:00 pm
Lower Landsdown Trail Solstice Hike and Holiday Potluck

Welcome to the New Jersey Gateway Group's Sierra Club Page.

Serving Hillside, Elizabeth, and Essex County (except for Livingston, Millburn and Roseland).

The Gateway Group was organized in January 2011. Please contact any of the leaders below if you are interested in joining our campaigns to protect the environment. There are several Gateway Group positions open.

Web site: http://newjersey.sierraclub.org/Gateway/ We are also accessible from the NJ Chapter web site.

Please also join the Gateway Group on Facebook at Gateway Group, NJ Sierra.

OFFICERS:

Gateway Group Officers
ChairDavid Yennior, dyennior@gmail.com, 973-844-1384
Vice ChairJohn Beadle jbeadle571@verizon.net, 973-284-1594
SecretaryOpen Position
TreasurerAnne Hirs annehirs@msn.com, 973-844-1121
Program ChairJohn Beadle jbeadle571@verizon.net, 973-284-1594
Conservation Co-ChairsZaSah Khademi zasah@aol.com, 201-618-8572
David Korfhage drkorfhage@gmail.com, 973-932-0742
Political Chair Open Position
Fundraising Chair Open Position
Membership ChairSteven Yafet, syafet@gmail.com, 908-354-2537
Newark Issues ChairBill Chappel chappel.bill@gmail.com, 973-623-6490
Water Issues ChairBill Chappel
Recycling Issues ChairLyle Landon lylelandon@aol.com, 201-247-0288
Passaic River ChairBrenda Toyloy, brendatoyloy@yahoo.com, 973-856-7056
Jeff Weiss, bonefish5000@gmail.com, 973-650-1030
Elizabeth Issues ChairPaula Borenstein brdandmkt@aol.com, 908-289-3584
Outings Chair Open Position
Group ExcommDavid Yennior, John Beadle, and ZaSah Khademi

Activities:

Please contact David Yennior, Gateway's Chair, if you have any ideas or suggestions for a program in the future. The Gateway Group is very grateful for the contributions of John Beadle, Barbara Conover, ZaSah Khademi, Bill Chappel, Steven Yafet, Anne Hirs, Paula Borenstein, and Brenda Toyloy.

The Gateway Group invites YOU to join in the activism and asks your support as we strive to address the many issues facing the urban as well as suburban communities.

Gateway has been involved in the recent Massive Climate March in NYC, stopping more surface parking lots in Newark, banning Fracking Fluids in Elizabeth, cosponsoring a GMO documentary, a proposed development in Verona, a church expansion in Cedar Grove, the Pilgrim Pipeline, Keystone XL Pipeline, Fracking, Newark's Covanta Incinerator, Passaic River Restoration Community Advisory Group, Maplewood Green Day, formerly the West Orange Seton Hall project, the Newark Water Wars, advocating for NJ Sierra endorsed candidates for State and National Offices, and supporting other environmental groups.

There are several vacant positions listed, along with a full list of officers. For further information about upcoming activities, volunteer opportunities, or to discuss any concerns please contact me at dyennior@gmail.com or call 973-844-1384.

LIST OF UPCOMING EVENTS:

There are no events currently on the calendar

For further information about programs please check the Gateway website.

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Questions and comments about this web site may be sent to: David Yennior

For general questions about the Gateway Group, contact the Program Chair.

Page URL: http://NewJersey.SierraClub.org/Gateway/index.asp
Page Last Modified 11/14/2014


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