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Recreation Advisory Committee Notices
PLEASE NOTE: The 2021 meeting schedule for Recreation Advisory
Committee Meetings has changed. We will be meeting on the third Tuesday of each month.
2021 Meeting Dates: 1/19, 2/16, 3/16, 4/20, 5/18, 6/15, 7/20, 8/17,
9/21, 10/19, 11/16, 12/21. All meetings are normally held at Town Hall in the lobby
area near the Recreation Dept. at 7:30pm, but we are currently meeting virtually due to
the pandemic. All meetings are open to the public. If you would like to join our
virtual meeting, please email us at least 24 hours in advance. We're always
looking for new members!
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Make sure to sign up for Recreation "e-News" on the Home page of the website
(click blue box on right).
The Recreation Advisory Committee meets one Tuesday evening of every month at 7:30pm at Town
Hall. The meetings are open to the public, and suggestions are always welcome. Check your Long
Hill Township Calendar or the website calendar for dates.
The Recreation Advisory Committee is a group of township volunteers appointed by the Mayor each
for a 5 year term. Some of their annual events are: The Halloween Parade, The Stirling Lake Beach
Dances, The Memorial Day Town Picnic and Stirling Lake Open House, and the Spring Egg Hunt. Their
duties as per Township Ordinance include: (a) Recommend a recreation program, including special
events, to the Township Committee; (b) Coordinate with independent recreation groups such as Long
Hill Baseball / Softball Association, soccer, lacrosse, field hockey; advise Planning Board
regarding recreational facilities; Other duties as assigned by the Township Committee.
Ben Lindeman (Chair)
Kathleen Petrones (Vic-Chair)
Beth Smargiassi (Secretary)
Scott Lavender (LHT Committee Liaison)