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Fanwood Recreation Announces Spring and Summer Programs for Kids and Seniors

FANWOOD, NJ -- Fanwood Recreation has announced its Spring and Summer programs for kids and seniors. Anyone interested in signing up for any of these programs can go to for more information and to register online or pick up a registration form at Fanwood Borough Hall, 75 North Martine Avenue, Fanwood. 
Spring Programs for Seniors
Registration for Fanwood Recreation's Spring Programs for Seniors is now open. Programs include: Aerobics, Zumba Gold, Gentle Yoga, Tai Chi, and Line, Ballroom and Latin Dancing. The Spring session begins the week of April 3rd. 

Spring After-School Programs
Registration for Fanwood Recreation's Spring programs is now open. Programs include Tennis, TGA Premier Golf, Junior First Responders Program, Writopia Lab, Child's Play Challenge Course, Babysitting Certification Class, Total Sports: Parent and Me Squirts, Total Sports Squirts, Junior Scientists Lab, Lego Club and Soccer Squirts. 

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Spring Break Programs
Looking for something for your child to do over Spring Break? Registration for Fanwood Recreation's Spring Break programs is now open. Programs include Bricks 4-Kids All-Around Lego Academy and Multi-Sports Camp.
Summer Camps and Programs
Registration for Fanwood Recreation's Summer Camps and Programs is now open. Programs include:
  • Summer Park Program,
  • Kids for Kids Camp: A Mindfulness Movement,
  • Physical Computing Camp,
  • Tennis,
  • 'Introduction to Coding and Programming with Scratch,
  • Lacrosse Squirts,
  • Make Your Own Comic Book Camp,
  • Weekly Total Sports–Parent & Me Squirts,
  • Child’s Play Challenge Courses,
  • All Around LEGO Summer Camp,
  • Junior First Responders Summer Program,
  • Twisted Tales: A Story & Art Mash-Up Camp,
  • Writopia Creative Writing Workshops,
  • Babysitting Certification Class,
  • Back to School Prep Camp,
  • Pony Grooming & Riding Program,
  • Petite Equestrian Program,
  • World of Wizardry Camp: Art, Writing & Games,
  • T-Ball Squirts,
  • Soccer Squirts, T
  • otal Sports Squirts,
  • Multi-Sports Camp,
  • Lacrosse Camp,
  • Golf Camp,
  • Golf Squirts,
  • Junior Scientists Program,
  • Technology & Engineering Program,
  • Groovy Girls Program,
  • Creative Kids Program,
  • Advanced Robotics with LEGO® Mindstorms EV3 Camp, and
  • LEGO® Bat League: Heroes & Villains Camp. 
For more information and to register for these programs, please go to is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily paper. Sign up for our daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP.

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