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Creating and supporting lives of purpose by developing relationships in community through events and activities.

Working the earth, grilling fresh vegetables, grooming a horse, and creating an artistic masterpiece. Check it out!

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Community In Connection.

Community In Connection is an initiative to bring people together in a safe, substance-free environment. Our Healthy Lifestyle Programming is a great way to support each other, learn a new skill, and have a great time doing it.


Showing Friday February 10th at 7pm @ The Community Hub

Join us for a movie night on the projector complete with popcorn, snacks and candy!

Good laughs, good friends and amazing memories.

You have voted and the polls are in!!! The Goonies is the fan favorite. So grab your treasure map as we go looking for One Eyed Willy.

Admission: FREE! Register below.

Where: 9 Church Street, Bernardsville NJ 07924

What to bring: Your own blankets and stuffed animals, and any other cozy items.

*** Bonus points if you show up in your pajamas.

Register Here

It's Time To Dance!!!

CIC has the two right feet…if you have two left then you complete us…

A N D   I T ‘ S   T I M E   T O   D A N C E!

WHEN: February 17 at 6pm-8pm.

WHERE: The Community Hub, 9 Church Street, Bernardsville, NJ

Meg Regan of Dance Local will lead an upbeat dance class using all your favorite songs and organize creative movement-based activities that are good for the mind and body, and FUN, too! No experience is necessary!

Please arrive to 9 Church St, Bernardsville NJ at 6pm.  We will have time for coffee and community before we all walk down to the studio together.

Attendees should wear comfortable, moveable clothing and socks.

Space for this event is limited so you must sign up!  If for any reason you must cancel, please reach out to Sarah at (908) 801-2123.  We will offer your space to someone on the waiting list.

Please register below.

Register Here

Canines for Recovery meeting!


Join us for a NEW Canines for Recovery meeting:

February 18, 2023 @ 11am

The Community Hub

9 Church Street, Bernardsville.

Bring your pup to the Community Hub where we will  be hosting a recovery support  meeting for dogs and their humans.

We will celebrate our best friends and the therapeutic value they have in our lives.  As we live by guiding principles such as courage, humility and service we must marvel at how our best friends have been doing it this whole time.

Humans should be well trained and respond to life on life’s terms. A cheery disposition is a must,  as we guarantee this meeting will be full of tail wags and the occasional barking cross talk.

No dog? No problem! Throw yourself a bone and show up anyway!

All breeds and sizes welcome, but must be well socialized and leashed at all times. Please bring your own lawn chair or blanket.  Light snacks, beverages and doggy biscuits will be provided.

Who said the dog days are over? They’re just beginning.


Help us with our head count by registering below for this FREE event.

Register Here

Petals & Prose

Join us for this exciting new Women’s Poetry Club: Petals and Prose.

Poetry allows us to dig deeper into our understanding of ourselves, others, and the world around us. Come get in touch with your feminine side as we navigate our recovery together.

Each month a poem will be selected for discussion. Attendees are also encouraged to bring their own poems. 

We meet the third Tuesday of the month from 6pm-7:30pm.

Upcoming dates: 2/21, 3/21, 4/18, 5/16, 6/20.

The Community Hub: 9 Church Street, Bernardsville, NJ

Help us with our head count by registering for this FREE event below.

Register Here for February 21

Yoga At The Hub

When? Tuesdays from 6-7pm

Where? Community Hub, 9 Church Street, Bernardsville, NJ

Community and Connection and The Phoenix, sober active community are proud to introduce Karin German, creator of Yoga On The Go (YOTG). Karin is a certified Hatha Yoga Instructor. Additional certifications include Gentle and Chair Yoga, Restorative Yoga, Reiki Level I & II.

Each session incorporates asanas (poses) pranayama (proper breathing techniques), affirmations, visualizations and guided meditations for students of all ages, abilities and lifestyles.

YOTG’s simple approach is to meet each student exactly where they are (mentally, physically, emotionally, and spiritually) to integrate the whole yogic experience deeply within.

For additional info please reach out to Ken:

Registration is through The Phoenix. Click on registration below to find the class.

Register Here

Horses for a Healthy Lifestyle

The Program:

Horses for a Healthy Lifestyle (HHL), a component our Community in Connection, programming is an equine interaction program in partnership with Mane Stream of Oldwick, NJ. This free program gives participants the opportunity to relate to each other while partnering with horses in a safe and natural environment under the guidance of EAGALA certified professionals.

The Benefits:

Throughout the HHL experience, participants will begin to rebuild an alliance of trust, while learning new skills and improving overall wellbeing. The connection made between participants and the horses is a powerful experience that enhances self-awareness and promotes growth. Horses provide a natural way to build trust and give honest feedback regarding personal feelings and emotions that may not otherwise surface.

Mane Stream

83 Old Turnpike Road

Oldwick, NJ 08809

Our group size is currently limited, therefore registration is required.

If you have interest in participating in this or any other of our ‘Community in Connection’ programs, please contact Sarah for additional information

Roots for Recovery

Join us as we kick off this year’s gardening and landscaping project.

Come be a part of our incredible new beginning. We will break ground on a project that will enhance and beautify the green space at the Community Hub’s new home. With your help, our side yard will transform into a place of calm and tranquility where our community is invited to relax, unwind, and reconnect, surrounded by the beauty of nature.

Whether you are a green thumb, or are all thumbs, we would love to welcome you to this project. We will sweat a little, laugh a lot and get down to earth for a common goal.

Roots to recovery is currently on hiatus. Check again for future dates.

The Community Hub, 9 Church Street, Bernardsville

Whether you are a green thumb, or are all thumbs, we would love to welcome you to this project.

We will sweat a little, laugh a lot and get down to earth for a common goal.

For more information on this and our other ‘Community in Connection’ programs, please reach out to Ken:

Come VEG with us!

Are you a Foodie? Do you ever wonder how easy it might be to create some great dishes yourself? Are you willing to roll up your sleeves and have some fun?!

All vegetarian dishes and delicious baked goods.

There are no current dates available. Please check back for program availability.

Space is very limited for this in demand activity and registration is required. We’d strongly encourage committing to all 3 weeks to get the full experience of cooking, community and connection.

Where: The Kitchen, Liberty Corner Presbyterian Church, Liberty Corner, NJ

When: To be announced

Questions? Please contact Ken:


Volunteer for CIC

Community in Crisis depends on the time and talent of wonderful volunteers to support them on a project by project basis or on an ongoing basis.

Skillsets and interests are matched with the volunteer work involved. All volunteer hours can count towards community service. Volunteers from middle school and up are welcome to apply to volunteer with Community in Crisis by emailing We are always thrilled to hear from you!

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Any Covid-19 guidelines in effect will be adhered to. Please contact Ken Musgrove for questions/additional information:

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