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At Last! Franklin Township Youth Center Gets Grand Opening

At Last! Franklin Township Youth Center Gets Grand Opening

A half-century of talking about it and 15 years of planning came to fruition on May 14 with the Grand Opening of the Franklin Township Youth Center at 429 Lewis Street. Set against a backdrop of jazz played by a trio from Montclair State University, invited dignitaries and township residents explored the many offerings of […]

Recreation Department Readies For Youth Center Grand Opening, Hundreds Have Already Signed Up

Recreation Department Readies For Youth Center Grand Opening, Hundreds Have Already Signed Up

More than 400 township youths have taken out free memberships in the township Youth Center, with the facility’s grand opening just days away. That was the word on May 11 from Beau Byrtus, the director of Parks and Recreation, during the monthly meeting of the Advisory Recreation Council. Byrtus said department and center staff are […]

Come With Us As We Get A Sneak Peek Into The Franklin Township Youth Center

Come With Us As We Get A Sneak Peek Into The Franklin Township Youth Center

There are still some final touches to be applied, equipment to be mounted and other last-minute details to be attended to, but the new Franklin Township Youth Center is nearly ready for its close-up. The 24,000-square-foot, $9.8 million youth center on Lewis Street will eventually house a variety of programs ranging from helping township students […]