We’re celebrating Merchantville’s 150th in a big way! Bring your family and neighbors to join the Borough at an old-fashioned Merchantville birthday party in Wellwood Park on Sunday, May 19, 2024 from 12:00-4:00 p.m. Enjoy a picnic in the park, relay races, pie eating contests and other fun games. Take this opportunity to meet and chat with volunteers from town organizations and Merchantville's dedicated business owners. We’ll provide snacks and refreshments for picnickers ... and birthday cupcakes. Sign up for kickball

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Tremendous thanks to our Shop Merchantville community for their support of the Borough’s 150th Anniversary. Thank you to Merchantville Medical Wellness Center for their sponsorship. Shout out to our parade participants, Eclipse Brewing and Gasper Roofing. Don’t miss the 150th brew available now at Eclipse! Thank you to our Birthday sponsor Rita Boyle O'Brien and Merchantville Online for supplying face painters. Thanks to TheraSport Physical Therapy and Gaskill-Brown Funeral Home & Cremation Services, LLC for the 150th banners!

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The Borough's 150th Anniversary committee is busy planning our next event, Merchantville History Night on Thursday, February 29th - Leap Day - from 7:00-9:00 p.m. We need your help to let our team know what you would most like to see and learn about at the event. From our founding fathers to fashions, architecture and expansion, we'll use your input to craft a fun an informative evening all about our Borough Beautiful's sesquicentennial celebration.

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Merchantville is about to turn one-hundred and fifty years young and to celebrate you can purchase an exclusive reprint of the 1974 Centennial Cookbook. Over 800 pages of recipes from Merchantville residents and business owners from the original publication, plus all new recipes exclusive to this reprint! Pre sale orders will be accepted from November 13th through 27th. Cookbooks will be ready for pickup in time for the holidays! Reserve your

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Come join the Great Merchantville 150th Anniversary Scavenger Hunt! Form your team, get the @Goosechase App and start hunting! The Great Merchantville Scavenger Hunt opens at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, April 19th. Form a team with your friends and neighbors and participate in the Scavenger Hunt during which you’ll learn fun facts about the town. Using your phone, you’ll visit twenty-five stops over a two-week period, answering questions, taking pictures, and scoring points. One member of your team must be 18 years or older.

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Join neighbors and friends for an evening looking back over 150 years of Merchantville milestones, stories and memories! February 29, from 6:00-9:00 p.m. in the Merchantville Community Center, view treasures from the Merchantville Historical Society's collection during this exclusive tour of the Borough Beautiful's rich history. Featuring: Stories and town lure shared by past mayors and historians; Photos in the Attic, an exclusive collection of pictures

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Come celebrate the 150th Anniversary of Grace Episcopal Church, Merchantville! We will have a special 9:00 a.m. worship service followed by a small reception in Morse Hall (our parish hall) at 10:00 a.m. Everyone is welcome and we would love to welcome back all Grace parishioners, community members, and friends. As early as 1871 the question of forming an Episcopalian Church was discussed. The first actual service was held as the residence of Henry A. Macomb December 2d, in 1872, Edward S. Hall reading the services. Similar

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