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Montville Recreation Department's Fall & Winter Programs


MONTVILLE, NJ - Registration is open for Fall and Winter programs at the Montville Township Recreation Department.


Academic Strategies (Gr 6-8) – Nov 11-Dec 16

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Chess Lessons (Gr 2-6) – Nov 10-Dec 15

Forensics Intro (Gr 6-8) – Oct 20-Dec 8

Jujitsu (Adults) – Year Round

Math Classes (Gr 3-5 & Gr 6-8) – Nov 9-Dec 15

Men’s Open Gym - Basketball (Men, Over 18) – Year Round

Reading & Writing Classes (Gr 3-5 & Gr 6-8) – Nov 10-Dec 16

Social Skills Groups (Gr 2-8) – Nov 9-Dec 15

Tai Chi (Adults) – Year Round

Tennis Lessons - Indoor (Ages 5-17 & Adults) – Nov 14-Jan 10

TEACHER’S CONVENTION – Multi Sports Camp (Ages 5-12) – Nov 5 & 6

TEACHER’S CONVENTION – Science Camp – Make It & Take It (Ages 6-11) – Nov 5 & 6

Zumba - Day & Evenings (Adults) – Year Round


Basketball “Intown” League (Gr 3-8) – Winter Season – Late Fee as of Oct 19th

Ski Trips to Shawnee Mtn. – All Levels (Gr 6-8) – Jan/Feb 2016 – Late Fee as of Nov 4th

Ski Trips to Mtn. Creek – Intermediate & Advanced (Gr 6-8) – Jan/Feb 2016 – Late Fee as of Oct 29th

Ski Trips to Mtn. Creek – Intermediate & Advanced (Gr 9-12) – Jan/Feb 2016 – Late Fee as of Oct 29th

Click HERE to check the Recreation Department website for flyers.


Montville Township Recreation Department offers consignment tickets for Fall 2015 for local amusement parks, attractions, zoos and aquariums. For purchase from Montville Recreation are Diggerland, Hershey Park, Medieval Times, Philadephia Zoo, Sam’s Oasis & Six Flags Great Adventure.



SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17th at 9:00am

Township/Civic Groups & Families can meet at Montville Municipal Bldg at b/w 8-9am

Details at:


*** CAR PARTICIPATION *** TRUNK or TREAT Event Information

Please join us in our community effort to provide treats for our children!

Montville Recreation’s 2015 Trunk-or-Treating Halloween Event is scheduled for 

Friday, October 30th from 4:30pm to 5:30pm at the Montville Community Park Amphitheater (located behind the Library). *If inclement weather the event will be held in the Montville Senior House.* Tables will act as “trunks”.

NOTE: “Trunks” will need to be set-up b/w 2:30pm & 3:30pm.

Cars will NOT be allowed to leave until the event is over.

“Trunk-Or-Treating” provides children with the ability to participate in “trick or treating” from car to car in a safe environment.

We are asking for participation from Local Civic Groups/Organizations, PTC’s, Families and/or Individuals, Businesses, etc 

If interested in providing a “trunk full of treats” PLEASE contact: 

Kelley Kehoe, Recreation Supervisor at 973-331-3305 OR


DEADLINE to REGISTER is no later than Fri., October 23rd!!!

Your participation will help in making this a successful community event!



Montville Recreation’s 2015 HALLOWEEN TRUNK-OR-TREAT event is scheduled for Friday, October 30th at 4:30pm the Montville Community Park Amphitheater (Located behind the Library—Please DO NOT park in the Library Parking Lot!). Event is Open to Montville Township Residents & is Geared for PreK through Grade 5.


*SCARE* - Children (costumes are encouraged) are invited to participate in “trunk or treating” from car to car Let this be your Kickoff to your local neighborhood trick-or-treating!!! NOTE:  This IS NOT a drop off event. Children will need constant adult supervision.

*SHARE* - “Donate items” to help others.  Please limit your donation to ONE of the following items for the Montville Kiwanis Food Pantry: 

Canned Fruit – Peaches, Pears, Fruit Cocktail, etc.,  Canned Tuna,   Chef Boyardee – Canned Spaghetti/Meatballs, Jelly – Grape or Strawberry, Macaroni/Cheese, Canned Vegetables – Any Kind, Peanut Butter (smooth, crunchy, etc.),   Rice-a-Roni or Boxed Rice, Spaghetti Sauce,   

Boxed Cereal – Non-Sugary, Powdered Milk – Individual Packages (10 to a box) & Boxed Potatoes  

This is our effort to show we *CARE* about our neighbors!

QUESTIONS ??? Call Recreation: 973-331-3305 OR visit:

If interested in participating in this event with your CAR & distributing treats please contact the Rec Dept no later than October 23rd!



The Montville Recreation Department will be offering Season Passes 

to Mountain Creek Ski Resort in Vernon, NJ. Passes are available to all including non-residents! 

We have All Access & Mid-Week Youth & Adult Passes.

Youth Passes are for Ages 7-18 & Adult Passes are for Ages 19-71. 


PRICES go up on Thursday, October 29th!!!

Contact the Recreation Department for applications & waivers.



WED., DECEMBER 9th – Depart 5:45pm for 8pm Show


TUES., DECEMEBR 15th – Depart 2:45pm for 5pm Show

$85.00 per person for ticket & transportation

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