5 Things You Need to Know This Week
Because there's always something happening in Hopatcong.
- You Need to Know About This Deal: Save 75 percent on self-defense classes? Check it out here.
- You Need to Know About Political Party Meetings: Hopatcong's Democratic Club will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the Hopatcong Senior Citizens Center at 7:30 p.m. Meanwhile, the borough's Republican Club will meet at the Ridgewood Restaurant at the same time.
- You Need to Know About a Winter Wonderland: The municipal building will transform into a land of hot dogs and hot chocolate from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday as Santa will give free gifts to each child.
- You Need to Know About Opening Night: The Hopatcong High School winter sports schedule starts Friday with season-openers for the boys (in Butler) and girls (hosting the Bulldogs). Wrestling kicks off its season with the Hopatcong Invitational at 9 a.m. at the high school.
- You Need to Know About a Dance Party: Hopatcong's Girl Scouts will host a Christmas dance party 7:30 to 9 p.m. Friday at Durban Avenue. The $8 per person charge will be used for the Scouts' town encampment in May. Call Bonnie Anderson at (973) 601-3663 for more information.
Editor's note: An earlier verison of this article said Santa was having lunch at Firehouse No. 3 at noon Monday.