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WASHINGTON, D.C.—The following is a public schedule of events for Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06):
Saturday, May 31, 2014
12:00 – 1:30 p.m. Avenel Community Day Parade
12:00 p.m. Parade Parade Start: Avenel Pharmacy
994 Rahway Ave. (Corner of Rahway Ave. & Avenel St.)
Parade route travels up Avenel St. to W. Park Ave.,
1:00 p.m. Picnic Frank G. Pelzman Memorial Park
Tappen St. & West Park Ave.
Avenel, NJ 07001
2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Perth Amboy Greek Festival
St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church
41-47 Wisteria Street & Sadowsky Parkway
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
Sunday, June 1, 2014
12:00 p.m. 2014 New Jersey Pride Festival
City Hall Municipal Parking Lot
Cookman Ave. & Main Street
Asbury Park, NJ 07712
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