Posted on: April 16, 2018

Spring into Action - Full Day of Leisure Activities for Seniors & Active Older Adults

So much fun and so little time! On Tuesday, May 15th, 9am-2pm, community seniors and active older adults are invited to the Baird Community Center for a day of leisure activities including art, fitness, learning and more.

Spring into Action will include continental breakfast and lunch and a variety of short sample classes and activities to pick and choose from throughout the day such as Life Drawing, Guided Painting, Social Media Aptitude, Gadget Apps for Tracking Health, ...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

South Orange-Maplewood Baseball Softball Parade April 28th

Parade 2016 Players at Field

The annual parade celebrating the kick-off of the 2018 baseball and softball season for South Orange and Maplewood children will be held Saturday, April 28th.

The parade, led by members of the CHS Marching Band, will leave New Waterlands Park at 9:00 am sharp and walk a route from 3rd Street to Sloan Street to South Orange Avenue and along the bike/pedestrian path along the river to Cameron Field.  Alo...

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Posted on: March 8, 2018

South Orange/SHU Digital Citizenship Collaboration

In a partnership between Seton Hall University, the Village of South Orange, the Pierro Gallery, and South Orange Public Library. “South Orange-SHU Connected” will explore citizen engagement in our increasingly digital, technology driven society.

During March, April, and May of this year, a series of events at the University and throughout the Village will be hosted by this collaborative partnership and explore such topics as art in a digital world; stories, technology & preservation; technolo...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Two Towns Triathlon for Kids, June 16th

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The 5th annual Two Towns Triathlon for Kids will be held in South Orange on Saturday, June 16, 2018 beginning at 8:00 am.

Entrants MUST be residents of South Orange or Maplewood between the ages of 7 and 14 (as of June 16). Registration for this event must be done in person at the South Orange Department of Recreation at the Baird by May 15th. The registration fee is $30. Th...

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