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Move it on Monday's - "Get your Walk on"

 Come join Washington Township Recreation as we “Move it on Monday!”  Walking is great for weight loss, but the benefits go far beyond-from higher energy and better mood to stress relief, creativity boost, and more. Walking, has been referred to as a “miracle drug” for its ability to lower risk for...
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Photo Scavenger Hunt

  How well do you know your community; Washington Township?  The Recreation Department has created a town wide “Scavenger Hunt” giving the opportunity to learn about your community’s hidden gems and popular sites while having some fun exploring the town!  The Scavenger Hunt will begin on February 19, 2021 and run...
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Medicare 101 Zoom Workshop

 Washington Township Recreation and Norwescap are coming together and offering a Zoom presentation on Medicare 101.  In addition to constant health and Medicare changes, it is imperative that one is aware of all the options provided.    Join us via Zoom, in the comforts of your home, for a FREE overview of...
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New COVID-19 Resource Line

The Washington Township Health Department, which also serves Chester Township, has opened a resource line for information on COVID-19 vaccination and resources while quarantining or isolating. For info please call 908-441-2597 from 8 am to 3 pm Monday to Friday, and 9 am to 3 pm on Saturdays. The Washington Township...
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Annual St Patrick's Day Luncheon TO-GO

 Washington Township Recreation Department is celebrating the luck of the Irish with their Annual St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon on Wednesday, March 17, 2021.  Unfortunately because of COVID-19, our luncheon will be to-go. The delicious American-Irish Traditional Luncheon will be catered by The Valley Restaurant and can be picked up at Washington...
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Trail Survey for Washington Township Residents

 The Washington Township Recreation Committee would like to develop programs to encourage more use of the extensive trails in the township. Several residents expressed an interest in meetup groups to hike various trails in the township and the surrounding area, and led by a trail guide.  Below is a survey we...
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Winter Yoga Classes now Forming

 Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic our Yoga Classes are on ZOOM  The hour yoga classes are suitable for everyone, from the absolute beginner to a more seasoned practitioner, and will consist of a series of strengthening, toning, relaxing breath and meditation exercises. Winter Wednesday’s & Thursday schedule is as follow: WEDNESDAY’S...
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Holiday Home Decorating Contest Participants

  Thank you to all of our participants: 1 Partridge Lane 10 Fawnridge Drive 100 West Valley Brook Road 113 Schooley’s Mountain Road - Most Original Cul De Sac Island of East Gate Road - Best Neighborhood Display 91 Fairview Avenue - Most Festive(commercial business) 8  South Washington Valley Road 7...
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Santa's Holiday Drive-Thru

  Due to the new restriction guidelines we have to alter our Holiday Decorating Ceremony for Saturday December 12th, 2020. We could not disappoint the kids as Santa is eager to see everyone.  That being said, we have decided to do a “Drive-thru” meet and greet with Santa on December 12th...
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Letters to Santa

 It is important that you read the attached letter from Santa. The Washington Township Recreation Department has made arrangements with SANTA to accept mail for delivery to the North Pole from November 23 – December 21, 2020.  He is encouraging the Township youngsters to write a letter to him. Parents may...
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14th Annual WMC Memorial Turkey Trot (UPDATE)

 THANKSGIVING DAY NOVEMBER 26, 2020  8:00AM start time (rain or shine)  **** MAX ALLOWED 125**** The 14th annual WMC Memorial Turkey Trot will be held live at West Morris Central High School, 259 Bartley Rd., Chester, NJ.   Due to Covid-19 conditions, there will be several important changes to note for this...
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Holiday Home Decorating Contest

 Dig out your holiday lights, blowups, reindeer, and decorations because the newest Washington Township tradition is about to start a “Holiday Home Decorating Contest”. Decorate your home front yard or business in the most creative or festive way possible. Participation is opened to all residents and businesses within Washington Township, Long...
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Holiday Home Decorating Contest (Registration is CLOSED)

 Dig out your holiday lights, blowups, reindeer, and decorations because the newest Washington Township tradition is about to start a “Holiday Home Decorating Contest”. Decorate your home front yard or business in the most creative or festive way possible. Participation is opened to all residents and businesses within Washington Township, Long...
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Holiday Home Decorating Ceremony (update)

Due to the new restrictions we have to cancel our ceremony that was planned for Saturday December 12th.  Instead we will be going to all of the winning properties and placing the signs on the lawn, along with presenting you with a prize from our local businesses.  This will take place...
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Special Delivery to our Community Seniors

 The year 2020 is coming to a close and like everything else this year COVID-19 unfortunately will effect, the annual celebration of the holiday season with Washington Township “Senior Holiday Luncheon.” However, instead the WT Recreation and the Town organizations together are creating a free “special” Non-Contact delivery to be sent...
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Floral Design Workshop

 Would you like to learn how to design your very own floral arrangement for the holiday?  Then join us as the Long Valley Garden club will teach us how to do just that. The Washington Township Recreation Dept. is sponsoring a Floral Design Workshop on Friday November 20, 2020 at 12:30pm...
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Annual Senior Thanksgiving Luncheon

  Washington Township Recreation Department is celebrating the holiday season with their Annual Senior Thanksgiving Luncheon on Monday, November 16, 2020.  Because of COVID-19, our luncheon will be TO-GO this year.  Thanks to a generous donation from our LV Junior Women’s club we are able to offer the meal FREE to...
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Annual Senior Thanksgiving Luncheon(REGISTRATION CLOSED)

  Washington Township Recreation Department is celebrating the holiday season with their Annual Senior Thanksgiving Luncheon on Monday, November 16, 2020.  Because of COVID-19, our luncheon will be TO-GO this year.  Thanks to a generous donation from our LV Junior Women’s club we are able to offer the meal FREE to...
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Art of Emotional Healing for Adults

 “Start where you are, use what you have, and do what you can.”  Come join Washington Township Recreation and Black Butterfly Studio as we present “Art of Emotional Healing for adults.” There are several benefits to Art Therapy:  It increases cognitive skills, intellectual stimulation, improves physical/motor skills, encourages socialization and communication,...
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