Community Announcements

Late Fall and Winter Recreation Programs are Beginning

Fall in Montville Township ©2017 TAPinto Montville Credits: Melissa Benno
Montville Township Community Playground ©2017 TAPinto Montville Credits: Melissa Benno
Montville Township Community Playground ©2017 TAPinto Montville Credits: Melissa Benno
Recreation Activities & Wrestling Barn, 91 Passaic Valley Road ©2017 TAPinto Montville Credits: Melissa Benno
Many indoor programs take place at the Recreation Activities Barn at 91 Passaic Valley Road ©2017 TAPinto Montville Credits: Melissa Benno

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Recreation Department has plenty in store for late fall as programs move into indoor venues and winter sports such as the ski trips open for signups.

One of the last outdoor events will be the “Montville Elementary Cup” street hockey tournament for boys and girls at Masar Park hockey rink on Nov. 18. No prior street hockey experience is necessary. Schools will play against schools without goalies. Click here for more information.

As the weather gets colder, programs are starting up for all ages – cooking, indoor soccer, drawing, piano lessons and archery, while some programs are year-round, like men’s basketball open gym, zumba, Jujitsu and yoga. There’s also SAT prep programs.

Sign Up for E-News

Skiing and snowboarding trips to Shawnee Mountain and Mountain Creek have opened for signups with varying prices and signup deadlines (click here for info). Or, if you’re interested in a family outing, Recreation has season passes and triple play cards available (click here for info).

The Recreation Department would like to know how your family uses the playground at the Community Park, which will be undergoing renovations next year. Please complete a survey with your opinions before Nov. 24 by clicking on the following link: Playground Survey.

For information about any of these programs, click here or call Recreation directly at 973-331-3305.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Montville

Upcoming Events

Carousel_image_afaf0f08828a7dd5ad46_homeless_bus

Tue, November 21, 7:00 PM

Montville Township High School, Montville

School of Rock Dinner/Concert for Homeless Bus

Arts & Entertainment Education Food & Drink Giving Back

Carousel_image_68ed61223e200ef2a78f_montville_township_public_library

Mon, November 27

Montville Township Public Library, Montville

CLOSED - Montville Twp Public Library

Education

Carousel_image_c9d9d9b244a8c13cc32e_img_5625

Mon, November 27, 10:00 AM

Montville Township Public Library, Montville

Story Time at Library

Arts & Entertainment

Mon, November 27, 7:00 PM

Montville Township Senior House, Montville

Montville Republican Club Meeting

Government

Carousel_image_68ed61223e200ef2a78f_montville_township_public_library

Tue, November 28

Montville Township Public Library, Montville

CLOSED - Montville Twp Public Library

Education

Cub Scouts Announce “Genius Night” for Boys in Grades K-5

November 20, 2017

MONTVILLE, NJ – All boys in grades K-5 at Woodmont, Valley View and Hilldale schools are invited to Genius Night with Cub Scout Pack 179 on Thursday, Nov. 30 from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Montville Senior House.

Genius Night is a challenge of imagination, creativity and teamwork.  Boys will be placed in teams based on their grade.  Each team will be given the same resources and a ...

Girl Scouts Host Teddy Bear Tea Fundraiser to Help Refugees

November 18, 2017

MONTVILLE, NJ – About fifty girls attended a Teddy Bear Tea hosted by Girl Scout Troop 4916, seventh graders at Lazar.

Four of the girls in the 11-girl troop created the party as a fundraiser for their Girl Scout Silver Award. Joleen Amer, Sara LoPresti, Ridhee Maddula and Rebekah Mathew chose working with refugees as the focus of their project.

“We wanted to help children in ...

Veterans Speak About Their War Experiences at Montville Library

November 10, 2017

MONTVILLE, NJ – Residents gathered at the Montville Township Public Library on Nov. 9 to hear the stories of veterans from VFW Post 5481, a rare treat for even fellow members of the post, one post member said.

Gerry Gemian, who served in the Pacific in World War II and was a Staff Sergeant in the Army, wanted to explain about the Pacific theater.

“I saw action in the Marshall ...

Montville Township High School Mustangs “Buy-A-Brick” Fundraiser

November 14, 2017

MONTVILLE, NJ – Pave the way to support MTHS athletics and create a lasting legacy! The Montville Mustangs Association invites you to become a permanent part of Montville Township High School by purchasing a personalized, engraved commemorative brick for a planned patio to be located in front of the high school, surrounding the Mustang statue. 

Bricks are $100 for a 4” by ...

Kellyanne Conway Returns to New Jersey to Speak with Morris County Women

November 15, 2017

BRANCHBURG, NJ - A caravan of Morris County women traveled to the Fox Hollow Country Club to hear fellow Jersey Girl Kellyanne Conway speak about the economy, the impending tax overhaul and life working at the White House.  

Kellyanne arrived to thunderous applause as women mostly from Morris, Somerset, Hunterdon and Middlesex counties stood and cheered. Attendance was ...

Volunteers Assemble 1,500 Care Packages for US Troops Deployed Overseas

November 11, 2017

MANVILLE, NJ – More than 500 volunteers, young and old, helped Operation Shoebox New Jersey assemble 1,500 personal care packages during the XIII annual Military Appreciation packing event held in conjunction with Veterans Day.

The event was held on Saturday, Nov. 4, at the Manville VFW, 600 Washington Ave.

It took only two hours to build the boxes, pack the bags, assemble the boxes, ...

Cub Scouts Announce “Genius Night” for Boys in Grades K-5

November 20, 2017

MONTVILLE, NJ – All boys in grades K-5 at Woodmont, Valley View and Hilldale schools are invited to Genius Night with Cub Scout Pack 179 on Thursday, Nov. 30 from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Montville Senior House.

Genius Night is a challenge of imagination, creativity and teamwork.  Boys will be placed in teams based on their grade.  Each team will be given the same resources and a ...

Columns

Open Houses this Weekend Presented by Century 21

MONTVILLE, NJ - Following are Century 21 Open Houses this weekend:

Saturday, Nov. 18 from 1 - 4 p.m.

Brownstones at Fairfield, Stonybrook Circle (Using FGPS - Enter 66 Two Bridges Road)
8 Summit Drive, Bld #10, North Caldwell

Sunday, Nov. 19 from 1 - 4 p.m.

Brownstones at Fairfield, Stonybrook Circle (Using FGPS - Enter 66 Two Bridges Road)
8 ...

AtlantiCast: Episode 007

On this week’s AtlantiCast, you’ll see how Atlantic Health System is driving innovation and finding new ways to solve tomorrow’s health care challenges, find out how a near tragedy on the tennis courts was averted thanks to some world-class training and technology at Chilton Medical Center and meet the 70 cancer doctors you need to know about – plus much ...

Why Parenting is Harder for Parents of Teens

My husband forwarded an article to me, “The thing about raising teenagers that no one wants to say out loud.” (link below)  It hit me… hard… so hard that I felt compelled to share and expand on it.  If your family is struggling, you’ll definitely relate.  It’s all too true, and I experienced it, too.

Therapists and coaches can help you ...

Pet Corner