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Posted on: May 6, 2016

[ARCHIVED] Recreation News and Events

Register to become a member at the Township Pool! To register, visit our page on the website or call 973 564 7097 for assistance.

The Millburn Par 3 Golf Course located in Gero Park is now open for play. The course is open 7 days per week from 8AM till dusk, except Mondays when it opens at 12 noon. The clubhouse phone number is 973 379 4156. Membership is required and is available for individuals ages 8 and older. Players 8-12 years of age must play with an adult. The course is open to residents, those employed in Town and to a limited number of non-residents. To join the course, visit our page on the website or call 973 564 7097 for assistance.

TENNIS MEMBERSHIPS - (March – November) Tennis Courts are located at Gero Park, Short Hills (lighted) on White Oak Ridge Road in Short Hills, Taylor Park off Main Street in Millburn, Slayton Field off Glen Avenue, Millburn. Courts are open for play March (weather permitting) through November. Membership badges for play at courts are required beginning April 1st . Applications and On-line Registration information for membership are available on the Recreation Department website at http://www.twp.millburn.nj.us/169/Recreation Tennis membership badge holders may make court reservations one day in advance for play beginning Memorial Day through Labor Day; by calling (973) 564-7097 between 8:30am and 12:00noon (reserve on Friday for Saturday, Sunday, and Monday). Courts may be reserved for weekday or weekend play.

FALL RECREATION PROGRAM REGISTRATION – Recreation Department will be accepting on-line registrations for fall programs (children, teens and adults) beginning Friday, May 13th. Programs include: Soccer for Kindergarten through 8th Graders, Cheerleading for 4th-8th graders , Flag Football for 2nd-5th graders, Tackle Football for 4th-8th graders, Cross Country for 4th-8th graders, Tennis Tournaments for Youth 10-13 and Adults 15+, Open Gym Basketball grade 10 through adult, and Basketball Clinic for grades 5th-8th. Registration for Girls 5th-8th Grade Field Hockey began May 5th. You may register on-line for Recreation programs by using your Visa or Mastercard (online only) by logging onto the Recreation Department website at www.twp.millburn.nj.us/169/Recreation

SWIM TEAM REGISTRATION - Swim Team is open to Millburn Pool members ages 6 through 18. This is a competitive recreation team. All swimmers, prior to the season, must be able to swim one lap (25 yds). Practices start in late June and the season last until late July. To view registration flyer which includes additional program information go to register.communitypass.net/millburn to register online.

VOLUNTEER COACHES ARE NEEDED for Recreation Dept. field hockey, soccer and flag/tackle football program. If you are interested, you may register on-line at www.twp.millburn.nj.us/169/Recreation

YOUTH VOLLEYBALL CLINIC - There will be a Youth Volley Ball Clinic held at the Millburn High School Gym on Thursday nights, May through June, for current 5th – 8th grade boys and girls. The clinic will emphasize volleyball skill development . Online/mail-in registration through May 2nd http://www.twp.millburn.nj.us/169/Recreation. Registration Fee is $70.00.

HIGH SCHOOL INTRAMURAL VOLLEYBALL - For 9th-12th Graders. Games will be various Mondays/Wednesday evenings May through June. Team registration deadline is Thursday May 5th with very limited spots available. Please contact Chris Myers directly (cmyers@millburntwp.org) to reserve a spot for a team. Confirmed teams will receive information regarding player registration ($30 per player).

FOUR MILE RACE and YOUTH RACES – The 4 Mile Race will take place on Sunday, June 5th, starting at 9:00am. Elementary school (3rd-5th grade), middle (6th-8th grade), high school (9th-12th grade) through adult categories for 4 Mile Race. Ages 4 – 11 can participate in a short Youth Race. 4 Mile Race starts and finishes at Gero Park (corner of Parsonage Hill & White Oak Ridge Roads). 4 Mile Race course is through scenic Short Hills. 4 Miler Pre-race registration fee is $16.00. On-line http://www.twp.millburn.nj.us/169/Recreation and mail-in Registration Deadline is through June 2nd. Day of Race (June 5th) on-site registration is $20.00. No registration required for youth races.

NEW YORK YANKEES BASEBALL GAME BUS TRIP - (June) – Yankees vs. Minnesota Twins on Friday, June 24th at 7:05 pm (bus leaves from Gero Park at 3:30pm). Trip is open to all ages; Millburn Township Residents only. Children age 10 & under must be accompanied by an adult. Chaperones provided for children 11 years old or older by Millburn Recreation Dept. Staff. Trip is co- sponsored by Millburn Recreation. Cost of the trip is $60.00, which includes game ticket and coach bus transportation. Ticket sale began May 1st. Tickets must be purchased in person at Millburn Recreation Dept. – Town Hall. Ticket form may be obtained by going to recreation website at http://www.twp.millburn.nj.us/169/Recreation

GUYS & DOLLS and YOUTH – GOLF TOURNAMENT – SUMMER (June) an Inter-generational Tournament is scheduled for Monday, June 27th (rain date July 11th) at Millburn Par-3 Golf Course, Gero Park, Short Hills. Tournament is open to all Millburn Township residents ages 10 – 17 and members of the Millburn Old Guard Senior Group and Millburn Ladies Golf League. Lowest score tournament, hole in one & closest to the pin contests. Tournament registration is free. On-line registration at www.twp.millburn.nj.us/169/Recreation through June 20th.

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