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This Week in Township of Springfield, NJ: April 17-24

Credits: Chip Dickson

SPRINGFIELD, NJ – Activity picks up, especially after Monday, the last day of Spring Break.  Activities include the annual Spring Fest & Egg Hunt on Saturday, a Board of Education meeting, a Township Committee meeting, a Business Improvement Meeting, a full slate of Jonathan Dayton athletic events home and away, a music concert at the Springfield Library featuring Nicolas Carter, and many other activities at the library.

Also, the art of Amy Charmatz is on display at the Donald Palmer Museum in the Springfield Free Public Library from April 2 through April 30,.  Ms. Charmatz is “…a self-taught artist with disabilities who believes very strongly in the positive impact art has on physical and mental health.”

Monday – April 17

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3:15 p.m.  Golf vs. Roselle Park HS at Baltusrol Golf Club

7:00 p.m.  Environmental Commission Meeting 100 S Springfield Ave

Springfield Free Public Library

7:00 p.m.  Scrabble - Adult Programs, Scrabble

Tuesday – April 18

8:30 a.m.  Business Improvement Meeting at Springfield Fire Department 200 Mountain Ave

12:00 p.m. Rotary Club Meeting McLynn’s 250 Morris Ave

3:45 p.m.  Golf vs. Bergenfield HS at Knickerbocker

4:00 p.m.  Baseball vs. Abraham Clark HS (HOME)

4:00 p.m.  Softball vs. Elizabeth HS (HOME)

4:00 p.m.  Tennis vs. A.L. Johnson (HOME)

4:00 p.m.  Track vs. Roselle Park & Benedictine Academy (HOME)

6:30 p.m.  Board of Adjustment Meeting 100 Mountain Ave

7:00 p.m.  Township Committee Meeting 100 Mountain Ave

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

10:30 a.m.  Mother Goose Group - Mother Goose, Kids

2:00 p.m.    Mah Jongg Class - Adult Programs, Mah Jongg

Wednesday – April 19

3:15 p.m. Golf vs. Elizabeth HS at Galloping Hill

4:00 p.m. Baseball vs. Linden HS (HOME)

6:30 p.m. Board of Health Meeting 200 Mountain Ave.

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

10:30 a.m. Mother Goose Group - Mother Goose, Kids

4:00 p.m.  Math Help - Kids

4:00 p.m.  Wii Games - Kids

6:45 p.m.  Mah Jongg Class - Adult Programs, Mah Jongg

6:45 p.m.  Bridge Club - Adult Programs, Bridge Club

7:00 p.m.  Alzheimer’s 101 – To register call 973-376-4930

Thursday – April 20

4:00 p.m. Softball at Benedictine Academy

3:15 p.m. Golf vs. Summit HS at Ashbrook

4:00 p.m. Tennis at Westfield HS

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

10:00 a.m. Great Books Discussion - The Man Who Could Work Miracles by H.G. Wells  

1:00 p.m.   International Film Festival – Love and Friendship (PG)

4:00 p.m.   Teen Cooking - Teens

4:00 p.m.   Poetry without Paper - Adult

7:00 p.m.   International Film Festival – Love and Friendship (PG)

7:00 p.m.   Campfire Stories - Teens

7:00 p.m.   Chess - Adult Programs, Adult Chess

Friday – April 21

4:00 p.m.  Tennis at Governor Livingston HS at Columbia Courts

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

12:30 p.m.  Chair Yoga - Adults, Chair Yoga

Saturday – April 22

11:00 a.m. Baseball at Linden HS (HOME)

10:00 a.m. Tennis vs. Oratory Prep (HOME)

Springfield Free Public Library Programs - None

Sunday – April 23

Springfield Free Public Library Programs

2:00 p.m.  Music Concert:  Nicolas Carter – Harp Music and Story Telling

As of March 5, the library reopened from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday.  It will remain open on Sundays through May 28.  Sunday hours will resume again October 1 and continue through December 17.


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