Monday, July 27, 2009

July 27, 2009: Stop by Hunterdon County's Arboretum and sign-up for Multi Sports Camp. From August 3rd to August 7th campers will be involved in a week full of different sports from around the world. Session A is for ages 5-7 and runs from 9 o'clock in the morning until 1 o'clock in the afternoon. The cost for these campers is $169 per person. Session B is open to campers ages 7-14 and runs from 9 o'clock in the morning until 3 o'clock in the afternoon. The cost is $189 per camper. There are still many spots open in both sessions, so stop in and register today!

Tuesday, July 21, 2009

July 21, 2009: Canoe trips are still being run throughout the summer! How would you like to spend a beautiful day canoeing down the Delaware? The parks and recreation department has licensed professionals that lead trips down a variety of different rivers in New Jersey on August 22, September 12 and 20. These trips are exciting and very fun. If this interests you at all, please call the Hunterdon County Arboretum @ 908-782-1158. Spots are filling up quickly!

Friday, July 17, 2009

Hunterdon County residents enjoyed a wonderful concert last night by Livingston Taylor. Please join us next Thursday night, for another crowd favorite Parrotbeach. They are one of the most exciting shows to hit New Jersey in years! There will be singing, laughing, and dancing in the park. Performing the best of Jimmy Buffett along with your all time favorite island tunes, Parrotbeach will take you back to that unforgettable island vacation.

The concert begins and 7:00PM at Deer Path Park and lasts until about 9:00PM. Hope to see you there!

Thursday, July 16, 2009

July 12, 2009: Livingston Taylor will be performing tonight! He is a regular at the summer concert series through the Hunterdon County Parks and Recreation Department and a crowd favorite. Livingston is the younger brother of musician James Taylor. He has released hits such as "I Will Be In Love With You" and "Carolina Day." The concert is free and there will be food and refreshments for purchase. Come enjoy the music of a great musician and just relax. The concert begins and 6:00PM at Deer Path Park and lasts until about 9:00PM. Hope to see you there!

Monday, July 13, 2009

July 13, 2009: Are you batty about bats?! If you are, come join us on Friday, July 17th at 8:00 PM at Echo Hill. Bats play an important part in our ecosystem and we would love to inform you more about them. During the excursion we will spot bats and try to steer you away from the social norm stereotype that all bats are blood-sucking, demonic creatures. The tour lasts about an hour and a half and only costs $3.00 per person. The event is for everybody 8 years old and older (all children must be accompanied by an adult). Batty about Bats is very informative and can change your perspective about bats!

Tuesday, July 7, 2009

July 7, 2009: Just a reminder! Orchestra Camp starts one day from today! Orchestra Camp is open to students in grades 7th-12th. It is a week long camp starting on July 13th and ending on July 17th. The camp will provide an excellent opportunity for students to work in small group situations with coaching by professionals through master sectionals, as well as working together as a full orchestra. The cost is $150.00 and is located at Hunterdon Central. Don't delay, come in and sign up today!

Thursday, July 2, 2009

July 2, 2009: Due to the pending weather conditions, the concert scheduled for Deer Path Park tonight will now be at J.P. Case Middle School. The Hunterdon Harmonizers will be taking the stage at 7:00pm. We hope to see you at this event!