President’s Message – August 03, 2015

August 3, 2015

President’s Message – August 03, 2015

Wow! What an amazing Family Day weekend! A huge thank you to all residents who volunteered and who helped us prepare for the big weekend! You made the weekend wonderful and we appreciate you!

Thank you to the Grange Staff- David Bostock, Susan Northrup, Riki Walsh, George Pagonis, James and Liam Nolan for everything! We could not have done this without your help and support! The dance party was a success! Thanks, Michael Schindler!


Pie eating contest- Bari and Seth Klein and the other winner is unidentified, if anyone knows who the 3rd winner is, please email me and it will be announced in the next bulletin!

160 people participated in the Egg Toss which was won by a team of girls for the first time in the 36-year history of the Radburn Egg Toss. The Winners, both lifeguards, were Clare Hayes and Sam Main. Winning the 12 and under category was Sean Drahouzal with help from his uncle Jamie Prettitore. (reported by Joel Ringer)

The Karaoke Singing Contest had two winners in Elias Lechner and Eilat Kissil. (reported by Cornell Christianson)

Interest Finder and Fun Things:

Calling all cooks!

The submission instructions are here! Don’t miss out on your chance to be published in the first edition of Radburn Recipes, our fundraiser cookbook!

Follow the simple instructions to submit your recipe and optional photo! 

-Sign on to

-The log on is and password is radburn1929

-Click on “my recipes” in the upper left hand corner of the search ribbon 

Click on “+ add recipe” on the left hand side under “my personal recipes” 

-Once the recipe card is open you will fill it out with your recipe, saving to the collection “Radburn Recipes” 

-Change the source from the default “Radburn Resident” to your name. 

-Leave the date field blank and also check “make recipe private” especially if you are including a personal picture. If not, it will be searchable by tastebook’s community of users.  Any questions? email

If you would like to be part of the Adult Women’s Social Group, contact Jill 201-424-3463 or email We meet monthly and dine out or meet for drinks! The company couldn’t be nicer! J All ages are welcome!

Upcoming Meetings and Meetups:

Adult Basketball Sundays, 9-11 am at The Grange. Email Mike Bradway

Radburn Kids aged 3-6 years old – come out and play soccer with your neighbors!  Every Tuesday at 4:45-5:30. A Park by Gazebo.

Book Club meets the 3rd Thurs of the month at 7:30 pm at the Grange. Contact Patricia Farley for more information or to be added to the email loop. or (201) 796-5355.

New information is immediately available on the RCA website, and the official RCA Facebook “group.” Join us there if you have not done so already!  It is under RADBURN CITIZENS’ ASSOCIATION 2015. We would love to see you/meet you and want to hear your ideas! Jill Jason Davis can always be reached at and at: 201-424-3463.

More pictures from our family day can be seen here

President's Message