Families Invited to Participate in Open House at Watchung Reservation on May 13


MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ  – Union County families are invited to attend “Watchung Day,” a bi-annual interactive family festival taking place on Saturday, May 13, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Watchung Reservation. Last fall, the event attracted more than 100 local youths and their families. Activities offered include: BB, archery, outdoor cooking, STEM fun, field games, and more.

Watchung Day will take place in the Scout Camping Area of Watchung Reservation. Parking is available at the Trailside Nature Center. Families are welcome to drop in at any time and stay as long as they wish. There is no cost for this free event but families are asked to RSVP at to ensure there are enough supplies available for all who attend.

For more information, please contact Charlean Mahon at 973-524-4459 or

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