This week there are a lot of things going on this weekend in Franklin Township so this week's 'The Week Ahead in Franklin Township' article will include the top events in town through the weekend.

Monday, Aug. 21

Township of Franklin

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Convenience Center 

Got junk you need to get rid of? This is your day to handle it Click here for Calendar, Pricing and Pass information.

Tuesday, Aug. 22 

Franklin Township Chamber of Commerce 

Let's get the day started with an energy booster!  "Having the most important meal of the day - Breakfast" while making valuable and lasting connections! This Breakfast Networking Event will be a great opportunity to meet and make connections with local business owners.  Bring plenty of business cards! Click here to register. 

Wednesday, Aug. 23

Meet and Greet 

Milltown Ice Cream Depot will host Assembly LD17 (Franklin, Milltown, New Brunswick, North Brunswick, and Piscataway) Republican Candidate Robert A. Quinn for a meet and greet. All kids under 12 get free ice cream. 

Thursday, Aug. 24

Township of Franklin 

The Franklin Township Task Force on the proposed Compressor Station and Pipeline Expansion monthly meeting. Every 4th Thursday of the month learn how you can help protect the health and safety of our community.

Meeting located in the Council Chambers at 7 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 26

Franklin Township: Grades 4 Life Back to School 5k Walk/Bike-A-Thon

Grades4life will host its first annual installment of the Back To School 5K Walk/ Bike-A-Thon at Naaman Williams Park Aug. 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Week of the People

Back-to-School Event Saturday, Aug. 26 2 p.m. – 7 p.m., Naaman Williams Park, 1 Matilda Avenue, Somerset, NJ FEATURING Live Music • Games • Free Activities for Children • Food • Retail Vendors • Pony Rides • Prizes • And lots more!

35th Anniversary of the dedication of Naaman Williams Park - From 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. 

Venus Jewelers: It's our anniversary but you're getting all the treats!

We're celebrating 38 years strong this August! Join us next Saturday for fun and games because it's our anniversary but we're giving you all the treats! BBQ | Games | Doorprizes | Jewelry Specials - Enter to Win A $3000 Sapphire & Diamond Ring - From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

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