Swedesboro-Woolwich Parks & Recreation Upcoming Events

Lots of activities are planned for the Fall! The Swedesboro-Woolwich Parks & Recreation Committee has been busy planning lots of exciting activities for our community. We can always use extra sets of hands at our events.

BINGO: Want to play B-I-N-G-O? We are hosting a Family Bingo Night on Friday, Oct. 7 in the Woolwich Twp. Municipal Building starting at 7 p.m. We will play seven 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 a local business. There is a $4 per person fee to attend. Please check our Facebook page for registration information.

TUMBLING: Come tumble at Locke Ave Park with Rocket Power Academy on Monday, Oct. 10 from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Rocket Power Academy is hosting a free event with a tumbling course, slack line balance training, and skate or scooter activity. All equipment will be provided.

Please register for this event using the Rocket Power Academy Facebook page or email John@RocketPowerAcademy.com.

RAAS GARBA: Raas Garba is a celebration for harvest. The community is welcomed to attend this celebration on Oct. 16 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Woolwich Municipal Building. The cost is $10 per person and for children under age 4 is no charge.

The event will include a one-hour workshop from 1 to 2 p.m. followed by dancing. Please come wearing comfortable shoes or sneakers.

HALLOWEEN FUN: The Not So Scary Halloween Parade and Movie will be held on Sunday, Oct. 30 at the Woolwich Township Municipal Building from 1 to 3 p.m. Come dressed in costume and parade outside the building, then enjoy a family friendly movie. Refreshments will be provided. A parent must accompany all children.

PAINTING CLASSES: Nicole Blank, a local artist and owner of The Blank Canvas Splattered, will conduct a children’s painting class on Thursday, Nov. 10 for children aged 7 or older from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in the Woolwich Township Municipal Building. The cost is $20 per child.

There will be a second class for adults starting at 6:30 p.m. and the cost is $27 per adult. All materials will be supplied. No refreshments will be provided. The pictures to be painted and a link to register for the classes is on our Facebook page.

CARD WRITING: The Parks and Rec Committee is having a holiday card writing party from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Veterans Day, Nov. 11. We are asking the community to stop by the Municipal Building and write out holiday cards to send to military personnel. The cards will be provided.

UPCOMING EVENTS: Additional upcoming events will include tickets to a Philadelphia 76’s basketball game, Polar Express Holiday Movie Night,

Please save the dates! The Daddy Daughter Dance will be held on March 4, 2023 and the Mother Son Bingo Party will be held on March 31, 2023. More details to come!

Please email Shannon Kilpatrick, SW Parks & Rec Coordinator, at skilpatrick@woolwichtwp.com if you are interested in becoming a member of this awesome committee. Please like our Facebook page to see all of our upcoming events!

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