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Springfield Calendar for Week of May 28: Memorial Day, Baseball’s Senior Night & JDHS Spring Sports Awards

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Credits: Geri Bujnowski
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Credits: Jonathan Dayton High School Varsity Baseball
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Credits: Springfield Schools
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SPRINGFIELD, NJ – On Memorial Day, Monday May 28, Springfield will have its annual Memorial Day ceremony at Veterans Park followed by a parade.  The ceremony begins at 10:00 a.m. sharp.

The Hometown Heroes will be introduced.  There will also be a sing along led by Catie Hodic starting with the National Anthem and all children can come up to the stage and sing “You’re a Grand Ole Flag” for the veterans.

A parade will immediately follow the ceremony.  It will go from Veterans Park down Mountain Avenue to Jonathan Dayton High School.  Marchers will include members of Dayton's soccer, lacrosse, baseball and softball teams as well as members of Springfield's Police Department, Fire Department, Office of Emergency Management, First Aid Squad, Auxiliary Police, Cert Team and more. 

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Wednesday at 6:00 p.m. in Somerset NJ at TD Bank Ballpark, the Jonathan Dayton Bulldogs baseball team will take the field against the New Providence Pioneers.  It is their Senior Night Game.

Thursday evening, the Spring Sports Award Ceremony will be held at Jonathan Dayton High School.

Please look at the calendar for other events.

Monday – May 28, Memorial Day

10:00 a.m. Memorial Day in Springfield: Ceremony at Veterans Park with Parade and Exhibition Game to Follow

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

Closed for Memorial Day

Senior Citizens Club

Memorial Day, Chisholm Closed, No Bus Service

Tuesday – May 29

12:00 p.m. Rotary Club Meeting – Lunch at McLynn’s

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

1:30 p.m. Maj Jongg Club

Senior Citizens Club

11:30 a.m. Card Group

12:30 p.m. Bingo

Wednesday – May 30

4:00 p.m. Coed Varsity Track – Holmdel Season Ender at JDHS

6:00 p.m. Baseball’s Senior Night vs. New Providence HS at TD Bank Park

Springfield Free Public Library Program:

4:00 p.m. Wii Games

4:00 p.m. Math Help

6:00 p.m. Bridge Club

6:45 p.m. Maj Jongg Club

Senior Citizens Club

11:00 a.m. Zoom-Ba with Betsy, wear sneakers

Thursday – May 31

7:00 p.m. Rent Leveling Board at Town Hall

7:00 p.m. Spring Sports Awards at JDHS

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

10:30 a.m. Mother Goose Group

5:30 p.m.  Campfire Stories

7:00 p.m. Adult Chess

Senior Citizens Club

12:00 p.m. Club Birthday Bash Luncheon with Rizzo’s Reptiles

Friday – June 1

4:00 p.m. Coed Track, Group 1 State Championships at Franklin HS

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

10:30 a.m. Story Yoga

12:30 p.m. Chair Yoga

4:00 p.m. Kids Zumba

Senior Citizens Club

11:00 a.m. Shape Up with Betsy, wear sneakers and bring mat

1:00 p.m. Cards

Saturday – June 2

7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Expanded Recycling at Community Pool

9:00 a.m. Coed Track, Group 1 State Championships at Franklin HS

10:00 a.m. Baseball at Rahway HS

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

Lego Day

11:30 a.m. Needle Craft & Fiber Arts

Senior Citizens Club

Sunday – June 3

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

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