Hazlet Citizen Weekly Newsletter

Hazlet Citizen Weekly-March 24 2023

Hazlet Township News & Announcements

March 24, 2023

Recreation Now Hiring for Various Positions; Bunny Parade April 1; Discount Swim Memberships Available

Employment Opportunities

Hazlet Township Recreation Dept. is now hiring for several positions. 

Recreation Clerk (P/T): The Township is seeking a part-time office clerk in the Recreation Department to help plan, support and promote the township Recreation Department and Swim Club. Read more....

Swim Club Camp Staff: Work at the Hazlet Swim & Tennis Club. Positions include management, lifeguards and gate staff. Minimum age is 15. Read more....

Recreation Summer Camp: Enjoy summer working with kids. Positions include counselors, arts & crafts specialist, EMT and office staff. 

Now Hiring Recreation Dept. ClerkHazlet Recreation is hiring staff for Summer 2023.

Township Committee Meeting

The Township Committee will meet for a Regular Meeting on Tuesday, March 28. Agendas are posted prior to the meeting in the Agenda Center.

Bike with a Bunny Parade 

Coming Saturday, April 1
Get ready to ride in the Bike with a Bunny Parade on Saturday, April 1 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. This year, registration is not required but we do ask you to please review the event information on the Bike with a Bunny Parade Page for a great experience. See how some families decorated their wheels last year in the photos below.

2022 Bike with a Bunny

Bike with a Bunny 2022

Prepare for Bulk Drop-Off

Mattresses and Wood Fencing? Yes!
Sheetrock and Metal Appliances? No!
Take a moment to review the list of accepted items for Hazlet Township's first Bulk Drop-Off Day, coming in mid-April. We urge you to ask any questions in advance and have a plan before coming to the Swim Club parking lot between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. 
Zones 1-4April 15 & September 23
Zones 5-8: April 22 & September 30
Visit the Bulk Item Drop-Off information page.

Swim Club Discount

You have until April 30 to take advantage of a nice discount on pool membership. Learn more about our beautiful 4-pool facility and how to sign up on the Membership page. This year, all members receive two free guest passes. 

Hazlet Swim Club Memberships now on sale - 350


The weather is changing, and potholes may occur. Our Report a Pothole Page explains how to report them to the township, county, state DOT and the NJ Turnpike.

How to Report a Pothole

Temporary Water Changes

If you notice a change in your drinking water, be aware it could be part of NJ Water's annual temporary treatment process, which runs February through April. Read on...

NJ American Water

Faith and Blue Gardening - Hazlet Senior Center

Event CalendarSave the Date - Events in Hazlet Township

View the Senior Center Event Calendar and Activities Page.

March 30, Thursday - Hands Only CPR & AED offered by Hackensack Meridian Health at the Cullen Center. Pre-register at 732-217-8683. 

April 1, Saturday - Bike with the Bunny. View information page.

April 15, Saturday

  • Town-Wide Garage Sale, 9 am to 4 pm
  • Bulk Item Drop Off Zones 1-4 at Swim Club

April 21, Friday and April 22, Saturday: Smart, Strong, Safe program offered by the Hazlet Police Dept. for young Hazlet high school residents. Free registration. Contact CLogothetis@hazletpd.org.

April 22, Saturday (Earth Day)

  • Community Clean-up
  • Tree Seedling Giveaway sponsored by Environmental Commission at the Natco Building, 399 Middle Road.
  • Bulk Item Drop Off Zones 5-8 at Swim Club

April 29, Saturday - Faith & Blue Gardening Day at the James J. Cullen Center gardens. From 9 a.m. to noon. Bring tools. More info.

May 5, Friday - Pinatas in the Park at Veterans Park. Details to come.

May 7, Sunday - Motoring for Music Car Show at Raritan HS. 

May 8, Monday - Stormwater Management for a More Resilient New Jersey. Presentation on latest resources at Town Hall. Free. From 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

May 25, Thursday - Summer Kickoff Food Fest with DJ Bill Brown, sponsored by ShopRite. A joint celebration by Hazlet Senior Center and Keyport Senior Center. Pre-registration and $5 donation due by May 12. 

May 29, Monday - Memorial Day Ceremony at Veterans Park.

Hazlet Township | 1766 Union Avenue | 732-264-1700 | www.HazletTwp.org

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