Scotch Plains Participates in National Take Your Child to Work Day

There was a great turnout for National Take Your Son and Daughter to Work Day on Thursday, April 27 at the Township of Scotch Plains. Credits: Sean Conklin
Scotch Plains Police Chief Ted Conley pictured with his daughter. Credits: Sean Conklin
Scotch Plains Parks & Recreation Director Matt Mercurio pictured with his two daughters. Credits: Sean Conklin
Scotch Plains Police Officer Zach Von Langen and his daughter Livi on National Take Your Child to Work Day Credits: Sean Conklin
Detective Brian Hayeck and his children at the Scotch Plains Municipal Building. Credits: John Mooney

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – Children of varying ages followed in the footsteps of their parents on Thursday as part of National Take Your Child to Work Day in Scotch Plains. The kids, who enjoyed the day off from school, received a first-hand experience what it was like to be a police officer, fire fighter and DPW worker.  

Scotch Plains Police Chief Ted Conley and Parks & Recreation Director Matt Mercurio were among the many who brought their children to work. 

Take Our Daughters And Sons To Work® encourages girls and boys across the country to dream without gender limitations and to think imaginatively about their family, work and community lives. is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily paper. Sign up for our daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.

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