Sunday, May 26
Concert for Heros
North lawn of the old Fanwood Train station
Monday, May 27
Memorial Day Ceremony
Fanwood Memorial Library
North Avenue and Tillotson Road
Monday, May 27
Memorial Day Parade
Starts in downtown Scotch Plains, travels south on Martine Avenue to LaGrande
Watchung Stable’s 80th Anniversary Spring Troop Show is this weekend, May 24-26. Riding events begin Friday evening and continue all day Saturday and Sunday. Spectators are encouraged to watch for free. Watchung Stable is located in the Watchung Reservation at 1160 Summit Lane, Mountainside, NJ. For more information about riding lessons or equestrian programs call Watchung Stable at 908-789-3665, or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fanwood Presbyterian Church filled with the sounds of a regional choir and musicians for the 2nd annual Choir Festival benefitting the Fanwood and Scotch Plains Rescue Squads Sunday evening, May 19th. More than $4,000 was raised, double last year's amount, which will be split between the two squads. More pictures
The walking path around the perimeter of Forest Road Park is now under construction. Heavy equipment is cutting the path around the park towards completion at the end of June, an addition that will allow residents to take a nice walk under the shade trees in the park. More info
Check out the new and improved Fanwoodian, our quarterly newsletter, now with more pages, more news and more photos of our people, places and events. You can see it online here. Highlights of the new edition include a full rundown of our Memorial Day activities, quarterly message from Mayor Colleen Mahr, a preview of the summer movie schedule, the latest from the business community and lots of other stuff. Enjoy!
Voting by mail is easy! You don't need any special reason to vote by mail. Just fill out the application, get it in to the County Clerk or Fanwood Borough administrator by Tuesday, May 28th, and you'll get your mail ballot sent to you. Or, you can stop by the clerk's office in either Westfield or Elizabeth, apply and vote right on the spot. More on the Vote By Mail One-Stop program here. You must be a registered voter to take advantage of these programs!
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