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Saturday, June 15, 2024

Free Family Fun Nights to be Offered in Newton

Project Self-Sufficiency Events are Open to the Public

Newton, NJ (July 24, 2023) – Parents who are looking for affordable ways to entertain the kids this summer are invited to check out the free Family Fun Nights hosted by Project Self-Sufficiency on Tuesday evenings, August 1st – 29th, 4:00 – 5:30 p.m., 127 Mill Street, Newton. The whole family is welcome to enjoy fun activities, classic family films, games, and crafts. Pizza will be provided for all participants. Advance registration is encouraged by calling Project Self-Sufficiency, 973-940-3500. Family Fun Nights are a program of the Journey Family Success Center at Project Self-Sufficiency.

“Summer brings with it the opportunity to unwind and enjoy special times with our families,” explains Project Self-Sufficiency Executive Director Deborah Berry-Toon. “These weekly Family Fun Nights offer parents and children a place to relax and have a good time together in a safe and supportive environment.”

About Project Self-Sufficiency

Project Self-Sufficiency has assisted low-income individuals and families in northwestern New Jersey since 1986.  Services offered at Project Self-Sufficiency include high school equivalency education, computer courses, employment skills training, job placement services, support groups, parenting classes, childcare and preschool, legal assistance and education, counseling and advocacy, referrals, and help with emergency basic needs, like food and clothing.  For more information about the programs and services offered by Project Self-Sufficiency, visit or call 973-940-3500.

About the Journey Family Success Center at Project Self-Sufficiency

The Journey Family Success Center at Project Self-Sufficiency is a program of support which includes parenting skills training, economic self-sufficiency services, family activities, legal education services, information about health and nutrition, referrals, advocacy, and other services. All activities are free and open to the public. Family Success Centers offer services to children, youth, families, individuals, and communities. Funding is provided by the New Jersey Department of Children & Families.


Deborah Berry-Toon
Executive Director, Project Self-Sufficiency