The Recreation Commission is working hard to lead a campaign to fund-raise $200,000 to Rebuild Ralston Playground. The Commission has partnered with the West Morris Junior Women's Club in this effort, and already raised $55,000, thanks to the generosity of the community!
The Recreation Commission is pleased to announce the following events and opportunities to support the playground campaign:
Ongoing: A Buy-a-Brick campaign is underway -- bricks cost $200 or $350 depending on the size. Or residents, can make a donation of any amount to the campaign through the West Morris Junior Women's Club Website: www.wmjwc.org.
June 3: CARNIVAL event for children up to age 13, set up by local High School students! Saturday, June 3rd, from 12:00 - 4:00 p.m., with games and a bake sale, all proceeds to benefit Ralston Playground. For printable flyer click here.
June 17: The 9th Annual Patriots 5K Race & Kids' Fun Run, organized by the Rec. Commission, is on Saturday, June 17. Residents can sign up at www.practicehard.com to run or walk the 5K or register young children for the Fun Run. Anyone can be a Race sponsor -- $100 minimum for businesses and $50 per family. For details on how to become a sponsor, contact Recreation Commission Vice Chair Amalia Duarte or send an e-mail to email@example.com.