MILLBURN, NJ - There are many exciting programs available to the community through the Millburn Township Recreation Department.
FISHING DERBY - (May) open to Youth age 15 and under, residents only, to be held on Saturday, May 6th, 9:00am -12:00pm at Taylor Park. Register at the event between 8:00am - 8:45am. Fishing derby is free to Township residents. Children must bring their own fishing pole/bait. Prizes are awarded in different categories for catches.
FOUR MILE RACE and YOUTH RACES - (June) the 4 Mile Race will take place on Sunday, June 4th, starting at 9:00am . Elementary school (3rd-5th grade), middle (6th-8th grade), high school (9th-12th grade) through adults categories for 4 Mile Race. Ages 4 – 11 can participate in a short Youth Race. 4 Mile Race starts and finishes at Gero Park (corner of Parsonage Hill & White Oak Ridge Roads). 4 Mile Race course is through scenic Short Hills. 4 Miler Pre-race registration fee is $16.00. On-line www.twp.millburn.nj.us/Recreation and mail-in Registration Deadline is through June 1ST. Day of Race (Sunday, June 4th) on-site registration is $20.00. No registration required for youth races.
SWIM TEAM REGISTRATION - Swim Team is open to Millburn Pool members ages 6 through 18. This is a competitive recreation team. All swimmers, prior to the season, must be able to swim one lap (25 yds). Practices start in late June and the season last until late July. You can register at http://register.communitypass.net/millburn or the recreation department website at http://www.twp.millburn.nj.us/Recreation For further information or call (973) 564-7097.
NEW YORK METS BASEBALL GAME BUS TRIP - (June) The Millburn Recreation Dept. is sponsoring a baseball game bus trip to see the NY Mets at Citi Field on Friday, June 30th at 7:10pm. The Mets will be playing the Philadelphia Phillies. Bus leaves from Gero Park at 3:30pm and the trip is open to all ages; Millburn Township Residents only may purchase tickets. Children age 10 & under must be accompanied by an adult. Chaperones will be provided for children 11 years old or older by Millburn Recreation Dept. Staff. Cost of the trip is $60.00, which includes game ticket, coach bus transportation and Mets tee-shirt. Ticket sale begins April 15th. Tickets can be reserved on-line on CommunityPass, by going to http://register.communitypass.net/millburn or at Recreation Department, Town Hall. Please see the recreation department website at http://www.twp.millburn.nj.us/Recreation for further information or call (973) 564-7097. Tickets are limited.