People, Events & Places in the Brainy Borough

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Happy Easter 2015!

There goes Peter Cottontail for Metuchen’s Annual Spring Egg Hunt! Metuchen Recreation Commission Annual on March 28th once again rolled out the colored plastic eggs on Myrtle Field to the delight of everyone, young...

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CoderDojo Metuchen

CoderDojo is a global network of free, volunteer-led, independent, community based programming clubs for young people. These young people, between 7 and 17, learn how to code, develop websites, apps, programs, games and explore...

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3rd Annual Brainy Borough Chili Challenge

The Chili Challenge is one of Metuchen’s popular scholarship fundraiser. Sampling more than a dozen different local chilis and voting for their favorites. Prizes awarded for “People’s Choice” and “Judge’s Choice.” Proceeds benefit the...

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61st Annual Winter Festival Parade

The 61st Annual Winter Festival Parade was held on November 30th at 2 PM. The parade started at Edgar School and proceeded down Main Street to New Street and then to the Senior Center...

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Family Reading Night 2014

It’s back! This year’s theme of Hometown Heroes provided once again, Live music, crafts, face painting, a professional photographer, refreshments and book swapping. Family Reading Night on Friday, October 24, lit up the Campbell...

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4th Annual Halloween Parade

via Metuchen Chamber Exchange – What is Halloween without Trick or Treat, costumes and a Halloween Parade. Every year in conjunction with the Metuchen Recreation Commission, we hold Trunk or Treat. A unique twist...

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51st Annual Metuchen Country Fair

51st Annual Metuchen Country Fair celebrates The Movies! As in every year, the Fair ran along Main, Hillside and New Streets in downtown Metuchen. Visited by thousands of people from Metuchen and surrounding areas,...