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Camden County News 9-28-12

Women’s Health Conference
The Freeholder Board’s Annual Women’s Health Conference will be held on Sept. 29, at Eastern Regional High School in Voorhees. For more information, visit Walk in registration is available.

Camden County Senior Health Fair
The annual Senior Health Fair is being held on Oct. 10, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Cooper River Park in Pennsauken. In addition to seasonal flu shots, the event will feature health information tables, activities, prizes and lunch for Camden County residents age 60 and over. RSVP at (800) 955-2446.
Read more here: Courier-Post, September 21, 2012 Retrospect, September 29, 2012

Camden County Flu Shot Program
The Freeholders are sponsoring 19 site locations for the 2012 Seasonal Influenza and Pneumonia Immunization Program beginning on Oct. 10. Click here for the schedule. For other information, contact the county Department of Health and Human Services at (800) 999-9045.

Kings Highway Roadwork
The Camden County Department of Public Works is resurfacing Kings Highway from Oregon Avenue to Park Boulevard in Cherry Hill. When completed in approximately 60 days, the $927,592 project will feature new concrete aprons, curbing, sidewalks and handicap accessible ramps. The precise timing of the work is subject to change due to weather and other factors. Lane shifts and closures will occur during the construction. Motorists should select alternant routes. Read more here: Courier-Post, September 24, 2012

Haddonfield Berlin Road Update
Roadway resurfacing work continues on Haddonfield-Berlin Road from Laurel Oak Road to White Horse Road from 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. The resurfacing is taking place at night to alleviate added traffic congestion in the area. We appreciate your patience and understanding during the construction period. Please choose alternate routes when possible.

Camden County Sports Hall of Fame
The 7th Annual Camden County Sports Hall of Fame Dinner will be held on Oct. 25. At that time, 12 local sports legends will be honored for their contributions to athletics. Tickets are available now for the Camden County Sports Hall of Fame induction dinner. Space is also now being reserved in the dinner program ad book. The deadline to place ads is Sept. 20. To purchase tickets or place an ad, call (856) 401-2451 or email

4H Open House
Youth from kindergarten through one year out of high school are invited along with parent and community members to the Camden County 4-H Open House on Oct. 6 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Camden County Environmental Center, 1301 Park Blvd. in Cherry Hill. Stop by and meet 4-H members and learn what the Youth Development Program is all about. For more information, contact 4-H at (856) 216-7130 or

Events for Senior Citizens
The Freeholder Board is holding a variety of events for Senior Citizens. A calendar and downloadable Senior Services Guide can be found on the website by clicking

Camden County Fall Job Fair
The Freeholder Board is sponsoring a Job Fair on Oct. 24 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Collingswood Grand Ballroom, 315 White Horse Pike in Collingswood. Bring copies of your resume and dress for success. For more information, visit

Camden County Fall Wine and Beer Festival
More than a dozen wineries from South Jersey’s outer coastal plain will be featured on Oct. 27 and 28 at Campbell’s Field on the Camden Waterfront from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. Tickets are $25 in advance. For more information, visit

As you can see, there is a lot going on in Camden County this week. Please take advantage of the programs and services available, and be sure to tell your friend and neighbors to sign up for this informative email. If you have any questions, suggestions or concerns regarding these items or questions about County services please call (866) Camden-County or