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Photos: Community Comes Together at Hasbrouck Heights' Town Day

Members of Hasbrouck Heights Girl Scouts were on hand at Town Day. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Hasbrouck Heights Music Parents sold spiritwear and Christmas wreaths. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department had an interactive "fire" display. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Students at Chip Dee Music Academy performed. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Members of Corpus Christi School manned a table of spiritwear and information. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Members of the 80's cover band the Route 80's performed under the pavilion. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
The Environmental Commission handed out free leaf bags. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
The Euclid School PTA sold spiritwear. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
The Recreation Department had free t-shirts. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
The Democratic Club table. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
The Repblican table. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
The Hasbrouck Heights Garden Club sold plants and offered information. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Hasbrouck Heights Little League sold spiritwear and signed up players for Little League and Babe Ruth next season. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Members of the Hasbrouck Heights VFW talk with a Boy Scout. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
The Junior Woman's Club took votes for its annual Beautiful Baby Contest. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Members of the Lincoln School PTA Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Parents of Athletes sold spiritwear. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
A youngster holds up a Bergen County Sheriff's Department shield. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Members of the Hasbrouck Heights Police Department. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Kids could explore the SWAT truck. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Friends of the Hasbrouck Heights Library offered books and event information. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Students sold tickets to the annual Halloween in the Park event. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Hot dogs were on the menu. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Student volunteers helped run Town Day. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
The pop corn station was popular with kids and adults. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
The ice cream truck was popular at the September event. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Girls had fun at the fire department display. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
A young boy aims the firehose carefully. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Hasbrouck Heights fireman helps a girl manage the fire hose. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Bounce houses and interactive inflatable rides were on the lawn. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Children has fun sliding down the inflatables. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Parents and children wait at the make-shift train crossing to ride the mini train. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Kids of all ages enjoyed the train ride. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
Children got a lesson in water safety from Safe Splash Swim School. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, N.J. -- Cooler fall temperatures and a brief light rain shower didn't dampen spirits as Hasbrouck Heights held its annual Town Day Saturday in Woodland Park.

Almost 30 community organizations had tables offering information and merchandise to residents. Hot dogs, drinks and popcorn were provided by the Hasbrouck Heights Recreation Department. There were several inflatables as well as a mini train ride.

The Hasbrouck Heights Volunteer Fire Department had several rescue vehicles on hand, as well an an interactive fire display. The Hasbrouck Heights Police Department and Bergen County SWAT team were also on hand.  

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Students from Chip Dee Music Academy performed live music as well as members of the Route 80s, a New Jersey based 80's cover band.

Town Day 2017 was organized by Robert Brady, director of recreation, and the Recreation Advisory Board.

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