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Byram Township, NJ 07874
T: 973.347.2500 | F: 973.347.0502
Township Hours

Administrative M-F 8:30am-4:30pm
Tax Office is open M-F 8:30am-3:30pm
Construction is open M-F 8:30am-1:30pm
Animal Pound is open M-F 10am-12pm


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Recreation Events



Recreation Committee Members Needed - 08/22/2011

03/04/2015
Philiadephia Flower Show

04/26/2015
Bike Right Learn to Ride

06/06/2015 - 06/07/2015
Town Wide Garage Sale

06/27/2015
Kids Tri Harder Triathlon


Philiadephia Flower Show - 03/04/2015

Date: Wednesday, March 04, 2015
Time: 8:45 am - dinner time
Location: Highland Ridge Barn, Chester to Philiadelphia

"Lights, Cameras, Bloom" is the theme for the 2015 Philiadephia Flower Show, paying homage to the silve screen.  A dazzling entry garden, complete with red carpet, leads you into an Art Deco movie palace.  Theworld of movies and flowers will merge to capture some of the movies greatests moments in lush landscapes.

The largerst flower show in the Northeast offers something for everyone: awe inspiring gardens, a chance to see the newest plants that will be available in nurseries this spring, stunning floral arrangements, lectures, shopping, wine tasting, and hope that winter will end and the garden will come alive.

Register by Feb 15. Bus leaves from the Highland Ridge Barn parking lot, 100 North Rd, Chester, NJ at 8:45am sharp and is expected to return at dinner time.

Cost: $80 for non-Chester residents ($75 for Chester residents) includes coach bus transportation and admission to the flower show.  Lunch is on your own.

Register with Chester Recreation at: https//regster.communitypass.net/chestertwp OR mail a check payable to Chester Township Recreation, 1 Parker Road, Chester, NJ 07930

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Bike Right Learn to Ride - 04/26/2015

Date: Sunday, April 26, 2015
Time: 1:30 - 3:30 pm
Location: Byram Township Municipal Building Parking Lot

 

 Are you struggling to teach your child to ride the old fashioned way?  Join us!  Bike Right Learn to Ride will teach your child the safe, easy and effective way to learn to ride for children ages 5+.  Using the "balance first" method, parents help get their children rolling while the child does most of  the work.  Participants learn the basics of balancing, starting, stopping, and steering a bike as well as proper helmet fit and adjustment.

Registration is required prior to the event, and space is limited, but the program is free.  Click here for a registration form.  To register, download the Registration and Medical form on the Parks and Recreation lead page, and send it in or drop it off to:  Byram Parks and Recreation, 10 Mansfield Drive, Stanhope, NJ 07874.

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Town Wide Garage Sale - 06/06/2015 - 06/07/2015

Date: Saturday, June 06, 2015
Ends: Sunday, June 07, 2015
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Town wide - Look for Blue Byram Balloons

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Sat June 6 and Sun June 7, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Check the NJ Herald for the advertisement of Byram's 9th Annual Town Wide Garage Sale!  A list of participating houses will be available at Town Hall on Friday afternoon June 5 after 2:00 pm or Saturday morning, June 6th.  The address list will also be available online on the Township website on Friday afternoon after 2:00 pm. All participating houses will be flying blue Byram balloons in front of their houses for easy identification.

To sign up for the Town Wide Garage Sale, download a registration form from the Parks and Recreation page, fill it out and take it to the Recreation Office in Town Hall.  You will receive a piece of poster paper to advertise your sale and some balloons to hang in front of your house on the weekend of the event.  The cost is $5.00 per family payable to Byram Recreation.  Can't get to Town Hall during working hours?  Mail the registration form and check to:

Byram Recreation, 10 Mansfield Drive, Byram, NJ 07874.  You will have to make your own posters as they cannot be mailed out.

Families may work together to promote a multi-family sale, but just one address will be listed.  Garage salers may put up additional signs, but all signs must be removed by Sunday evening, June 7.

Call 973-347-2500 X 160 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for additional information.

Click here for a registration form.

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Kids Tri Harder Triathlon - 06/27/2015

Date: Saturday, June 27, 2015
Time: 8:30 am - 12:00 noon
Location: Lake Lackawanna

Swim, Bike and Run.  Everyone is a a winner!  $10 per chid ages 4 - 14.All children must be accompianed by a parent.  Participants must be pre-registered to compete.  Wear a swim suit and sunscreen; bring goggles,towel, socks, sneakers, bike, helmet, and hand towel to clean feet after swim.  Ages 4 - 6 may wear swim aids and may have training wheels on bikes.

Parking is available for participants and families in the grass lot on the corner of Richmond & Heminover.  Walk across the dam to the beach area.

Participant medals to all, no individual awards.  Times and distances are not certified. This is a recreational event.

Age
Groups      Swim      Bike        Run
4-6          25 yds    1/2 mile 1/4 mile
7-8          25 yds    1 mile    1/2 mile
9-10        50 yds    2 miles   1/2 mile
11-12      75 yds    2 miles   1 mile
13-14      100 yds  2 miles   1-1/2 mile

Click here for 2014 flyer and registration form.  New flyer to be added.  You may use this form to register, just note that it has last year's date.

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