SPRINGFIELD, NJ – On Wednesday, Springfield will hold its annual July 4th Celebration.  Gates open at 5:00 p.m. at Meisel Avenue Park.

There will be a concert featuring the 1910 Fruitgum Co. starting at 8:00 p.m. From the group's website - Today, the group is back, with original founding member Frank Jeckell along with Mick Mansueto, and going strong. We perform our hit records along with the very best cover tunes from the 60's from acts such as The Turtles, The Buckinghams, The Beach Boys, The Grass Roots, B. J. Thomas, The Monkees, The British Invasion and a host of other acts.

The will be fireworks.  There will also be a petting zoo, pony rides, a trackless train, a moonwalk and a waterslide.  Food and drinks will be available. 

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During the day, there will be many extra activities at Springfield’s Community Pool.

Please look at the calendar for other events.

Monday – July 2

1:00 p.m. Water Aerobics at Community Pool

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

10:30 a.m. Mommy & Me

1:00 p.m. Lunchtime Film Series - Lady Bird, R

4:00 p.m. Crafty Mondays

6:15 p.m. Canasta

7:00 p.m. Scrabble

Senior Citizens Club

12:30 p.m. Bingo

Tuesday – July 3

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

1:00 p.m. Water Aerobics at Community Pool

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

10:30 a.m. Mother Goose Group

1:30 p.m. Maj Jongg Club

4:00 p.m. Bingo

Senior Citizens Club

11:30 a.m. Card Group

Wednesday – July 4, Independence Day

5:00 p.m. July 4th Celebration starts at Meisel Avenue Park

COMMUNITY POOL ACTIVITIES

11:oo a.m. Craft for Ages 5+

12:30 p.m. Penny Toss – various age groups

2:30 p.m. Temporary Tatoos – all ages

3:30 p.m. Water Balloon Toss – all ages

4:30 p.m. Ice Pops

The National Anthem will be sung between 1:30 p.m. and 2:00 p.m.

Springfield Free Public Library Program:

Library Close

Senior Citizens Club

Chisholm Closed

Thursday – July 5

1:00 p.m. Water Aerobics at Community Pool

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

1:00 p.m.  Summer International Film Festival - A Fantastic Woman, R

5:30 p.m.  Campfire Stories

7:00 p.m.  Summer International Film Festival - A Fantastic Woman, R

Senior Citizens Club

No activities scheduled

Friday – July 6

1:00 p.m. Water Aerobics at Community Pool

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

10:30 a.m. Mother Goose Group

4:00 p.m. Crafty Friday

Senior Citizens Club

11:30 a.m. Stretch & Flex with Betsy, wear sneakers

1:00 p.m. Cards

Saturday – July 7

1:00 p.m. Scavenger Hunt for kids 5+ at Community Pool

2:30 p.m. Adult Bingo at Community Pool

3:30 p.m. Children’s Bingo for kids 5+ at Community Pool

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

Senior Citizens Club

Sunday – July 8

1:00 p.m. Baking for Kids (5+) at Community Pool – sign-up required

2:30 p.m. Bracelet Making for Kids (6+) at Community Pool

7:00-9:00 p.m. Float Night at the Community Pool

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

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