Block Partiers Defy Forecast for Successful Lakeside Event

Categories: Block Party, community, Events, Hopatcong, Jefferson, lake, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, News, Roxbury, Volunteers
Chilly rain may have put puddles in the parking lot at Hopatcong State Park last weekend, but it didn’t dampen the spirits of guests at the 5th Annual Lake Hopatcong Block Party. Nearly 2,000 attendees joined a couple hundred event volunteers at the event hosted by the Lake Hopatcong Foundation (LHF), putting a sunny spin …

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Lake Hopatcong Block Party Set to Make a Big Splash

Categories: Block Party, community, Events, Hopatcong, Jefferson, lake, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, News, Roxbury, Volunteers
During World War I, residents of New York City’s East Side began holding informal gatherings in the streets to honor people from their neighborhoods who were serving the Armed Forces. One hundred years later, “block parties” have become a favorite festive way for neighbors to strengthen their bonds and enhance their sense of belonging. That …

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5th Annual Lake Hopatcong Block Party Media Sponsors

Categories: Block Party, community, Events, Hopatcong, Jefferson, lake, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, News, Roxbury, Volunteers
Thank you to our 5th Annual Lake Hopatcong Block Party media sponsors who so generously support and help spread the word about this annual tradition that brings local community groups, businesses, organizations, crafters and food vendors for a day that kicks off the summer season and celebrates all facets of Lake Hopatcong life. The 5th Annual …

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Volunteers Still Needed for Block Party

Categories: Block Party, community, Events, Hopatcong, Jefferson, lake, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, News, Roxbury, Volunteers
We have had an AMAZING response to our request for volunteers to assist with the 5th Annual Lake Hopatcong Block Party! It is continuously gratifying to have so many supporters jump in to help with this busy and fun-filled day.  We are filling in the gaps now and can still use help during the 6:30-9:30 am, 12-4 pm and 4-6 …

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The 5th Annual Lake Hopatcong Block Party

Categories: Block Party, community, Events, Hopatcong, Jefferson, lake, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, News, Roxbury, Volunteers
Lake Hopatcong Block Party Saturday, May 12 10 am – 5 pm – rain or shine! Hopatcong State Park, Landing, New Jersey The Lake Hopatcong Block Party brings an estimated 3,000+ community visitors together with businesses, non-profit organizations, craft vendors, community groups and food merchants. Guests will also be entertained with live music, boat and mini-train …

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Call for Block Party Volunteers

Categories: Block Party, community, Events, Hopatcong, Jefferson, lake, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, News, Roxbury, Volunteers
Beat those winter blues by making plans to help out at the 5th Annual Lake Hopatcong Block Party. The Block Party is an annual tradition that brings local community groups, businesses, organizations and food vendors together for a day that kicks off the summer season and celebrates all facets of Lake Hopatcong life! You don’t …

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Volunteer Spotlight: Becky Rubenstein

Categories: News, Recreational Trails, Volunteers
It’s probably one of the most ambitious events staged by a non-profit organization with a staff of less than five. Lake Hopatcong Foundation’s annual Lake Loop features three cycling routes around the lake, more than a mile of paddling on the lake, a 5k run, a dog walk, live music, food, multiple vendors and a …

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Volunteer Spotlight: Bob Fialcowitz

Categories: News, Recreational Trails, Volunteers
After retiring from the Jersey Central Power & Light Company in the summer of 2016, Bob Fialcowitz has been enjoying a life of leisure, spending most of his time watching reruns of his favorite 1960s TV sitcoms from the comfort of a recliner at his longtime Hopatcong home. Just kidding. Actually, he’s among increasing numbers …

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