Lights, Cameras, Cookies - and Santa


As December rapidly approaches, our calendar is full of many Christmas events. There are tree lighting ceremonies, places to take your pup for a photo with Santa, themed breakfasts, vendor sales, and more! There is also a job fair this week that educators looking for work won't want to miss, and important health and information events. 


So many festive and helpful events this week on our calendar: Tuesday, Nov 28 - Monday, Dec 4

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Clifton Public Schools Job Fair - Tue Nov 28 10:00 am

Board of Education building

The Clifton Public School district seeks educators, specialists, and paraprofessionals in special and general education, preK - 12th grade. The job fair runs from 10 am - 2 pm. You can also apply online Applitrack. [more details]

Other Events

Free Covid-19 Vaccine for Children - Tue Nov 28 5:00 pm

Clifton City Hall - courtroom

Covid-19 vaccine for children aged 12-17 who are uninsured or underinsured.5-7 pm. A parent or guardian must be present.
[more details]

Social Security Informational Program - Wed Nov 29 6:00 pm

Allwood Branch Library

SOCIAL SECURITY: KNOW YOUR OPTIONS! Social Security is a complex and confusing program. It is important to understand how it works and how to maximize your benefits. Wisely managing your Social Security starts with understanding the facts and knowing your options. Presented by
Neil Damato, CSSCSCertified in Social Security Claiming Strategies [more details]

Holiday Door Decorating Contest - Fri Dec 1 4:00 pm

Free contest for Clifton residents!  Decorate your front door for the Holidays with your family.  Prizes are awarded to the top ten doors. Pre-registration is required at [more details]

Christmas Tree Lighting - Fri Dec 1 5:00 pm

Lakeview Avenue and

The Merselis/Lakeview Avenue Tree Lighting is Friday- December 1st at 5 pm. There will be performances by the CHS Mad Caps, a Bake Sale to support School 11’s Fifth Graders, a visit from Santa, hot chocolate, candy canes, and a chance to decorate Christmas balls for the tree. Come and join the festivities! [more details]

Botany Tree Lighting - Fri Dec 1 6:00 pm

Sullivan Square

Santa, gifts, and the CHS Mads will be there singing Christmas carols. See flier for contact info. [more details]

Toys for Tots - Pictures with Santa - Sat Dec 2 10:00 am

Athenia Veterans Post

Santa arrives at 11 am and leaves at 3 pm, take your own pictures.  Bring an unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots.  Make a Christmas card for a veteran. Clifton ROTC will be volunteering! [more details]

Photo with Santa - Sat Dec 2 11:00 am

Bella Vida Pastry Cafe

Bring your own camera or cell phone to take pictures with Santa - 11 am - 2 pm. Free admission - kids' crafts - cookie decorating [more details]

Snowflakes & Sleigh Rides - A Free Holiday Concert - Sat Dec 2 3:00 pm

Clifton High School Auditorium

Start your holiday season with music at the Clifton Community Band's 16th annual Snowflakes & Sleigh Rides Free concert.
[more details]

Athenia Tree Lighting - Sat Dec 2 5:00 pm

Stanley Zwier Playground (at Richardson Scale Park)

Join the Athenia Business Association for their annual tree lighting...with a special visit from Santa. [more details]

Winter Wonderland Pancake Breakfast - Sun Dec 3 9:00 am

Verona Community Center

Enjoy a pancake breakfast, silent auction, crafts, and a visit from Santa - all to benefit Rosemarie's Rescue Ranch! Adult tickets are just $10; kids under 12 are $5. Kids under five eat free. The event runs from 9 am - 12 pm [more details]

Santa Pet Day - Sun Dec 3 12:00 pm

Foster Animal Hospital

A professional photographer will be available from noon-2 pm or you can take your own photos from noon-4 pm. Proceeds support Friends of the Shelter and the animals there. [more details]

Cookies and Photos with Santa - Sun Dec 3 12:30 pm

School 11

Join School 11's HSA for photos with Santa and a vendor sale! $5 per photo & cookie. [more details]

City Hall Tree Lighting and Santa's Arrival - Sun Dec 3 5:00 pm

City Hall

Music, lights, and Santa's arrival! Join the community for this annual event in front of City Hall. [more details]

Five Below Fundraising Shopping Event - Mon Dec 4 9:00 am

Five Below

Sponsored by the FRIENDS of Clifton Public Library-From Monday, December 4 through Sunday, December 10, shop at the Five Below on 364 Route 3 West, Clifton, and the FRIENDS will receive 10% of sales when you present this flyer at checkout. Offer valid only at this location. Pick up a flyer at the Clifton Main Memorial Library or the Allwood Branch Library or visit and print it out from our website: [more details]

Panera Fundraising Night, December 4, Monday - Mon Dec 4 4:00 pm

Panera Bread

Help support the FRIENDS of Clifton Public Library! On Monday, December 4 from 4:00 - 8:00 pm, dine in or take out from Panera Bread and the FRIENDS will receive 25% of sales when you present this flyer at checkout, or use the code FUND4U in the app or in-store kiosk. Valid only at this location. [more details]

You're in the loop! For more things to do, or to post your own event, visit our Community Calendar.

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