Fall Picnic/Ron Brown Ride
Saturday September 28th, 2019
New Location: 3405 Valley Road, Basking Ridge, NJ
This year we will combine the Ron Brown Ride with our Fall Picnic.
The picnic will be held on Saturday, September 28th at a new location at Pleasant Valley Picnic area at:
3405 Valley Road Basking Ridge, NJ
Rides will go out at 9am with a pot-luck picnic lunch following. 
If you are interested in remembering Ron, you can donate directly to the Colon Cancer Coalition at 
https://donate.coloncancercoalition.org/tributes-and-memorials/Member/ MyPage/2465554/Tracy-Brown?tab=Dashboard
Rides of all paces will have a staggered start commencing at 8:45am and the picnic is held at the pavilion to follow at approximately noon.
Use this link to let us know you will be attending the Picnic.
Bring a friend, spouse or significant other. No $$ charge, but we need volunteers to help! Check out the 7-day ride schedule for rides of all paces. 
This year we will have a PICNIC BASKET CELEBRATION.
Members will be asked to bring food to share.
The club will provide the drinks and desserts. We will not be serving hot dogs and hamburgers!
NO BYO. The park does not allow alcoholic beverages.
 We have divided the food into 3 categories: appetizers, main dishes and salads
• Members whose LAST names begin with A-F please bring an salad
• Members whose LAST names begin with G-K please bring an appetizer
• Members whose LAST names begin with L-Z please bring a main dish
Here are some suggestions.
 The following is a list of possible Appetizers:  
Hummus and pita bread
Chips and dip
Cheeses and crackers
Veggie platter
Fruit platter
Tomatoes and mozzarella
Deviled eggs
Taco dip and tortilla chips
Your own idea 
The following is a list of possible Main dishes
Subs – please consider 2 or 3, depending on the size
Homemade sandwiches
Wraps – Perhaps 4
Rice and beans
Pinwheels (cheese and ham and other things- rolled up)
Chicken – wings, drumsticks, breasts, salad
Swedish meatballs
Vegetarian options- slices of grilled eggplant, zucchini, onions etc
Knishes/ pierogis/empanadas
Ham or turkey slices/ sliced cheese (great option for gluten free members)
Potato or sweet potato dish
Roast beef and horseradish
Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches
Your own idea 
The following is a list of possible Salads
Cesar salad and dressing
Green or garden salad with or without tomatoes and dressing
Beet salad
Macaroni, potato, or pasta salad, preferably homemade
Egg salad
Bean or veggie salad
Chicken salad/steak salad
Taco salad
Your own idea 
Please remember to:
Deliver your food to the picnic table area BEFORE riding. If the food you bring needs to be kept cold, please bring your own ice and cooler labelled with your name.
Please bring serving spoons and plates for your dish.
Bring enough food to share with 4-5 people
We have no facilities for heating up any food.
NO BYO. The park does not allow alcoholic beverages.
Please email me at president@mafw.org if you can volunteer to help out that day, especially before to set up. We have a list of chores that require 9 volunteers. And, as always, we need the picnickers to stay and clean up at the end. THANK YOU in advance to our volunteers' continued support as we would not have a club without you!!!  
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Andrew Stroukoff