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The Harrington Park Farmer’s Market is open Sundays 10-2 through October 2018

Check out the Harrington Park Farmer’s Market!  Food, Fun, Friends and community! The first market took place last Saturday at Town Day and the Farmer’s Market will be held on Sundays 10-2 through October 2018 at the Borough Hall/Library parking lot. … Continue reading

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Rubus phoenicolasius – ripe now!

Stop by Pondside Park to forage for wild raspberries! Rubus phoenicolasius (wild or wine raspberry) is native to Korea, Japan and China and was introduced to the United States for breeding with other farmed raspberries. It escaped from cultivation, has … Continue reading

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Annual Father’s Day Fishing Derby – Pondside Park

Harrington Park’s 2018 Annual Fishing Derby, Sponsored by Harrington Park Recreation Commission is this Sunday June 17, 2018, from Noon-2pm at Pondside Park.  This event is open to all Harrington Park Residents 15 years old and younger. BAIT is supplied — bring your poles. … Continue reading

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BUY FRESH BUY LOCAL 2018 for Harrington Park, NJ

BUY FRESH, BUY LOCAL, EAT HEALTHY As part of our commitment to Sustainable New Jersey’s buy local program, the Harrington Park Green Team encourages our residents to purchase their produce from local farm stands and farmer’s markets. Here is a … Continue reading

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Blooming now in Harrington Park

These wildflowers were photographed on 5/11/18 at the edges of the woods in and around Pondside Park. The garlic mustard (white) and yellow rocket are very abundant and can be easily seen when driving (i.e. on Lafayette). Hope you get … Continue reading

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The Common Meadow Violet (Viola sororia) became the official state flower of New Jersey in 1971! This beautiful perennial grows in preserves, roadsides, damp woods – and sometimes in suburban lawns throughout the state. It blooms from March to June, … Continue reading

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HP 8th graders clean up the school grounds and George St Park – 5/3/18

On May 3rd, 2018, The Harrington Park Environmental Commission (EC) with the help of Bergen County Clean Communities, hosted a cleanup at the Harrington Park School from 12:30-3:30 pm. Each year the graduating 8th grade of Harrington Park School does … Continue reading

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