Matawan Borough Recreation Department

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07/04/2021
07/04/2021
Take a look at the March winner of the Matawan in Photos Contest!
04/06/2021

Take a look at the March winner of the Matawan in Photos Contest!

The Scavenger Hunt questions are available now.  Click the link below. Have fun finding the clues during your spring bre...
04/02/2021

The Scavenger Hunt questions are available now. Click the link below. Have fun finding the clues during your spring break!

You can now access the questions to get ready to do the Scavenger Hunt! Just click here

https://tinyurl.com/26mecvuk

Happy Hunting!

Check out this Spring Break event!
03/29/2021

Check out this Spring Break event!

Here's something kids can do over the Spring Break week courtesy of the Matawan Borough Recreation Department...

Someone's hopping around Matawan tomorrow...
03/26/2021

Someone's hopping around Matawan tomorrow...

Here comes Peter Cottontail coming down your lane for the Annual Bunny Run, tomorrow afternoon so be on the lookout!

Matawan pet owners, this post is for you!
03/17/2021

Matawan pet owners, this post is for you!

Matawan pet owners, you're going to love this...

For complete details, click this link - https://tinyurl.com/h46ky2js

Save, organize, and get ready to sell your stuff by registering for  the Annual Town Wide Yard Sale scheduled for May 1s...
03/15/2021

Save, organize, and get ready to sell your stuff by registering for the Annual Town Wide Yard Sale scheduled for May 1s!

It's time to get organized for the ๐”ธ๐•Ÿ๐•Ÿ๐•ฆ๐•’๐• ๐•‹๐• ๐•จ๐•Ÿ ๐•Ž๐•š๐••๐•– ๐•๐•’๐•ฃ๐•• ๐•Š๐•’๐•๐•– coming May 1st! For registration information click this link
https://tinyurl.com/yz2mvre2

Don't forget to take some photos of Matawan in March for the Matawan in Photos contest!
03/15/2021

Don't forget to take some photos of Matawan in March for the Matawan in Photos contest!

Full details about Matawan in Photos Contest here
https://tinyurl.com/ygsvzqsy

Take a look at the photo that best represented Matawan during the snowy month of February in the Matawan in Photos conte...
03/01/2021

Take a look at the photo that best represented Matawan during the snowy month of February in the Matawan in Photos contest!

Get snapping those photos and then send your best one in for February's contest and a chance for the $100 gift card priz...
02/16/2021

Get snapping those photos and then send your best one in for February's contest and a chance for the $100 gift card prize.

In case you forgot...
Click the link for full details -
https://tinyurl.com/y5e5trhj

Bring those guessing skills over to The Party Outlet for our Valentine's Day contest.  It's the last day to try for 1 of...
02/11/2021

Bring those guessing skills over to The Party Outlet for our Valentine's Day contest. It's the last day to try for 1 of 4 prizes!

๐‹๐š๐ฌ๐ญ ๐๐š๐ฒ ๐ญ๐จ ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ž ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ ๐ ๐ฎ๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ฌ๐ค๐ข๐ฅ๐ฅ๐ฌ ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ ๐š ๐œ๐ก๐š๐ง๐œ๐ž ๐ญ๐จ ๐ฐ๐ข๐ง ๐จ๐ง๐ž ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐Ÿ’ ๐ฉ๐ซ๐ข๐ณ๐ž๐ฌ courtesy of The Party Outlet, A Salute, Maloney's and Matawan Recreation Department.

Time to take a guess!
02/08/2021

Time to take a guess!

Don't forget Matawan Recreation's Guess the Amount in the Jar Valentine's Day Contest is going now on through Thursday, 2/11 at The Party Outlet, 317 Broad Street. Great Prizes! Take a look below...
Full details here - https://tinyurl.com/yxd9d78z

Get your camera ready to photograph Matawan in February for this next month of Matawan in Photos Contest!
02/01/2021

Get your camera ready to photograph Matawan in February for this next month of Matawan in Photos Contest!

๐— ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ฎ๐˜„๐—ฎ๐—ป ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—ฃ๐—ต๐—ผ๐˜๐—ผ๐˜€ ๐—–๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜ - ๐ถ๐‘Ž๐‘๐‘ก๐‘ข๐‘Ÿ๐‘–๐‘›๐‘” ๐‘กโ„Ž๐‘’ ๐ธ๐‘ ๐‘ ๐‘’๐‘›๐‘๐‘’ ๐‘œ๐‘“ ๐‘€๐‘Ž๐‘ก๐‘Ž๐‘ค๐‘Ž๐‘› continues for February! Send in your photo today!
Remember that your photo should be your representation of Matawan in February... perhaps something tied to Valentine's Day or to this wintry weather, but something that makes a connection to how you view Matawan in February.
Here is the link to the full contest information https://tinyurl.com/y3tcm7o3 Start clicking away!

And the winner is....
01/30/2021

And the winner is....

Brush up on your guessing skills for this new contest to help you get ready for Valentine's Day!
01/25/2021

Brush up on your guessing skills for this new contest to help you get ready for Valentine's Day!

Matawan Recreation is happy to announce another contest for Matawan Residents - ๐†๐ฎ๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐€๐ฆ๐จ๐ฎ๐ง๐ญ ๐ข๐ง ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐‰๐š๐ซ ๐•๐š๐ฅ๐ž๐ง๐ญ๐ข๐ง๐ž'๐ฌ ๐ƒ๐š๐ฒ ๐‚๐จ๐ง๐ญ๐ž๐ฌ๐ญ! Full contest details are at this link - https://tinyurl.com/yymdpmnq
We extend our gratitude to
๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฃ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜๐˜† ๐—ข๐˜‚๐˜๐—น๐—ฒ๐˜ for their donation of the Valentine's Bear and for hosting the contest.
๐“ ๐“ข๐“ช๐“ต๐“พ๐“ฝ๐“ฎ for donating a $100 Valentine's Dinner Gift Card and
๐‘ด๐’‚๐’๐’๐’๐’†๐’š'๐’” for donating a $100 Valentine's Dinner Gift Card

Our local businesses continue to help make our contests, activities, and events possible through their support. We are grateful for their generous contributions.

Don't forget to send in your photo that best represents to you Matawan in January.
01/21/2021

Don't forget to send in your photo that best represents to you Matawan in January.

A gentle reminder about the photo contest. Full details at this link - https://tinyurl.com/y2nupyjw

A new contest by the Matawan Recreation Department for all of you who enjoy taking photographs...
01/11/2021

A new contest by the Matawan Recreation Department for all of you who enjoy taking photographs...

Get your cameras ready for this one... a fun contest for Matawan residents to enter. Click this link for more details https://tinyurl.com/y2nupyjw

12/25/2020
Please note this new announcement about tonight's Holly Jolly Holiday Show!
12/04/2020

Please note this new announcement about tonight's Holly Jolly Holiday Show!

Due to the rain, the Holly Jolly Holiday Show has been postponed until next Friday, 12/11! The show will air on YouTube and Facebook at 6:30 pm as originally planned.
We look forward to bringing you this show next week. A link to the live show will be posted next Friday so stay tuned!!!

12/03/2020

Tune into the Borough of Matawan NJ YouTube channel on Friday night at 6:30pm to view the VIRTUAL Holly Jolly Holiday Show with some festive performances and the arrival of Santa who will read a holiday story and light the tree. We'll post the link here on Friday in time to see the live show unfold at 6:30 pm in the warmth of you home. Videography provided by Adam Saber Event Entertainment.

12/03/2020

It's looking merry and bright in Matawan with all the decorations that have gone up over the past weekend.
The hard part is over, now it's time for the easy part!
Register your home today for the Deck the Home Contest and your chance to win a $100 Visa gift card and a trophy. Registration details are listed below. Deadline is 12/11!

The Turkey Trot is almost here. Have you registered yet?
11/13/2020

The Turkey Trot is almost here. Have you registered yet?

Don't forget to register!

11/12/2020

To All our Turkey Trot racers coming to Main Street on Saturday, November 28th, in an effort to keep all our runners safe, please click the link below to see how we will manage a "safe", "socially distanced" wave start. Your time starts when your chip crosses the the start line. Good Luck to all our runners!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gRAVh79fkUs&feature=youtu.be

For all of you signed up for the Turkey Trot November 28th, please find the certified Turkey Trot course.
11/12/2020

For all of you signed up for the Turkey Trot November 28th, please find the certified Turkey Trot course.

11/11/2020

Haul out your holly, lights, garland, and whatever else you use to decorate the outside of your home for the holidays! It may just earn you a $100 Visa gift card and a trophy from our Deck the Home Contest! Learn more.

Matawan will be moving ahead with its annual Tree Lighting on Friday, December 4th from 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm! Due to COVID-...
11/09/2020

Matawan will be moving ahead with its annual Tree Lighting on Friday, December 4th from 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm! Due to COVID-19, we will introduce a modified format, a Holly Jolly Holiday Show ending with the traditional Tree Lighting with Santa and a special candle lighting ceremony!

Set your calendar for Matawan Recreation's Holly Jolly Holiday Show on Dec. 4th from 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm. The show includes the annual tree lighting ceremony with Santa!

Get ready! Get set!  Register today!
11/06/2020

Get ready! Get set! Register today!

Hurry! Don't wait to register for the Turkey Trot 5k Race! All net profits from the race go to beautification projects for Matawan Borough parks and Downtown Main Street, and Recreation programs.
Since there will not be an opportunity to collect food for the Matawan Community Food Pantry on the day of the race, donations can be made directly online at the registration site listed below.

Rain or shine, some nice treats await you!
10/28/2020

Rain or shine, some nice treats await you!

Calling all ghosts and goblins, princesses and pirates, and all other Halloween characters ages 3 to 10...

Don't miss out on getting your spot in this annual race and this exclusive shirt as well!
10/28/2020

Don't miss out on getting your spot in this annual race and this exclusive shirt as well!

Register today for the Turkey Trot and receive your Special Edition race shirt!

For all you serious runners out there, Matawan Recreation will be going forward with our famous ANNUAL TURKEY TROT on Sa...
10/13/2020

For all you serious runners out there, Matawan Recreation will be going forward with our famous ANNUAL TURKEY TROT on Saturday, November 28th. This year, the race will be modified due to the current health crisis.
The race is the same 5k certified course; however we are limiting registrations to the first 200 runners. You will receive a limited edition race shirt and an opportunity to medal in our various age categories.
In an effort to keep everyone safe, we are asking that you wear your mask to the line-up. Masks can be removed at the start line. We encourage runners to leave the race after they finish. Additionally, we are changing race time to 8:30AM with an 8AM line up time. We will have 4 socially distanced lanes, and will stagger the start. Your time will start when you cross the chip start. All registrations to be done on-line.

Hi All.  If you go strolling with your kids on Main Street and find our Halloween cut-out, snap your pic and send it to ...
10/13/2020

Hi All. If you go strolling with your kids on Main Street and find our Halloween cut-out, snap your pic and send it to [email protected] and we will post it. By sending the picture, you are giving permission to put the image of your children on our page.

Come dressed up in costume to Matawan Borough at 201 Broad Street on Friday, October 30th from 3pm-6pm for a special Tri...
10/08/2020

Come dressed up in costume to Matawan Borough at 201 Broad Street on Friday, October 30th from 3pm-6pm for a special Trick or Treat Event outside at our front garden. We have some special treats to hand out and then take a photo at our photo station. Balloon arch for photo op and goody bags are sponsored by our very own Party Outlet located at the Colonial Shopping Center on Route 79. The Recreation Department will also be handing out some very special treats. This event is for Matawan residents only aged 3-10 and treats will be available while supplies last. Everyone has to wear a mask. See you there!

Matawan's Trunk or Treat has been canceled this year. Please stay tuned for further information for a new Halloween even...
10/07/2020

Matawan's Trunk or Treat has been canceled this year. Please stay tuned for further information for a new Halloween event.

The Memorial Committee of the Matawan Borough Fire Department is holding a 9-11 Memorial Service on Friday, September 11...
09/09/2020

The Memorial Committee of the Matawan Borough Fire Department is holding a 9-11 Memorial Service on Friday, September 11th at 6:30PM at Memorial Park. The service is open to the public.
Due to COVID-19, social distancing and masks are required.

HI All, For those that may want to try Matawan Recreation offering an extension of 6 classes to our very popular summer ...
09/01/2020

HI All, For those that may want to try Matawan Recreation offering an extension of 6 classes to our very popular summer classes. $40.00 for 6 one hour classes. Try one or both. It's a great price and the Lily, our instructor is fantastic. For those of you that want to continue with the extension, please register with the Department of Recreation. Registration forms are located on the Borough website at www.matwanborough.com. If you have any questions, please let me know at 732-566-3898 x130.

It's going to be the perfect night for an outdoor movie! Don't miss it!
08/25/2020

It's going to be the perfect night for an outdoor movie! Don't miss it!

The Family Night Under the Stars series ends this Wednesday, 8/26 with a free movie night - Toy Story 4!
8:30 pm at Hourihan Field, 201 Broad Street.
Bring chairs or a blanket and perhaps some popcorn too! RSVP to [email protected].
Remember to wear masks and keep 6' social distancing in mind when choosing your spot on the field.

UPDATED MAP with some zone changes.  Almost time for the 2nd Annual Town- Wide Yard Sale.  Looks like  a great day for t...
08/22/2020

UPDATED MAP with some zone changes. Almost time for the 2nd Annual Town- Wide Yard Sale. Looks like a great day for treasure hunting. Enjoy the DAY!

Time to hunt for some treasure!
08/20/2020

Time to hunt for some treasure!

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Matawan, NJ
07747

Opening Hours

Monday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Tuesday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Thursday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm

Telephone

+17325663898

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