WOOLWICH TWP. — The Swedesboro-Woolwich Parks & Recreation Committee has been busy planning lots of exciting activities for our community. Please like our Facebook page to see all of our upcoming events.
We can always use extra sets of hands at our events. If your teen needs service hours for school, please contact Shannon Kilpatrick, SW Parks & Rec Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org
The township is selling discounted tickets to Adventure Aquarium in Camden. To purchase the tickets, please bring cash or a check to the Municipal Building Office. Adult tickets are $26.50 and child (age 2 to 12) tickets are $18.50. Tickets are valid any day of the week and are good until June 30, 2022.
Want to play B-I-N-G-O? We are hosting a Family Bingo Night on Friday, May 6 in the Municipal Building starting at 7 p.m. We will play 10 games and provide light refreshments. The winning table for each game will get sweet treats.
The winner of the final game will take home a $30 gift certificate from Swedesboro Hardware. The cost is $3 per person. Please check our Facebook page for Ticketleap information.
Buy your wristbands now for Locke Avenue Fun Day. The event will be held Saturday, May 21 with an inclement weather date of Sunday, May 22.
The day starts with the 08085 Run sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Greater Swedesboro. The race times and link to sign up to participate in one of the many races is on the Kiwanis Club of Greater Swedesboro’s Facebook page. There will be lots of amusement rides for children of all ages. Unlimited ride wristbands will be on sale at a cost of $30 until May 20, and May 21 (Fun Day) at a cost of $35.
All wristband sales are available through Ticketleap – please visit our Facebook page for the link to purchase wristbands.
There is lots of entertainment planned on the main stage starting at 1 p.m. Bring your lawn chair and watch performances by Jazz Hands Dance Academy, Swedesboro Performing Arts Academy, Dance Artistry Center, and Dee Dots Dance Academy.
The bands are back, too. Starting at 5:15 p.m., The Deep Blue band will take the stage. They are followed by our event favorite Back Creek band at 7 p.m.
Center Square Tavern will be hosting a beer and wine garden for adults aged 21 and over. The food vendors so far include Potato Patoto, Matty G Dogz, Bondie’s Concession, Kona Ice, Battiato’s Ice Cream, Groark Boys’ BBQ, Botto’s Restaurant, Great Wall, Traveling Tomato Pizza, and Twisted Lemonade. We expect more food vendors to register soon.
The event promises to offer entertainment for the entire family starting at 1 p.m. and culminating in a stellar fireworks display at 9 p.m.
Vendors may obtain forms from www.woolwichtwp.org on the Parks & Recreation page. We are accepting vendors until May 6. Please check with Shannon Kilpatrick for duplicate vendors.