Community Events

Wednesdays, through May 3, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.
NO class on March 22 and April 19
Join us in the Lafayette school multipurpose room for a free 12-week Zumba program. Have fun and get some exercise. Zumba combines music with cardio, muscle conditioning, balance, and flexibility and is for all fitness levels. Adults and children are welcome. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Wear comfortable clothing (shorts, leggings, and a tee-shirt) and sturdy sneakers. Bring a water bottle. The classes are free, however pre-registration is required. For information and to pre-register, please call Keefe Ostertag at 201-230-1324. Sponsored by Lafayette Township Recreation Commission. Download flier.

Adult Basketball
Wednesday evenings, 8–9:30 p.m. at Lafayette Township School
Program runs through Wednesday, March 29. Any questions, please contact Greg Corcoran at 973-579-5612. Join us for a fun time!

Community Garden
For a seasonal cost of $25, you can have a plot in Lafayette’s community garden. It is located at Lafayette Park and is completely fenced in, with a lockable gate. The plot is a 6’x10’ prepared, raised planting bed. Water and a composting area are available. Download: Community Garden Flyer | Community Garden Rules | Community Garden Registration Form | Community Garden Hold Harmless Agreement

Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 8, 10 a.m. at Lafayette park (in case of inclement weather, check website)

Creative Painting Class
Saturday, April 29, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lafayette Firehouse
Lafayette residents only. FREE! Sponsored by Lafayette Recreation Commission. Class will be taught by Christine from the Painted Barn Market. Attendees must pre-register, no walk-ins. Class limit is 50. Download flyer and registration form.

Tiger Chase 5K/10K Run
Saturday, May 20, 8:30 Lafayette School
For further information email

Fishing Contest
Saturday, May 20
registration at 12:30 p.m.; the contest starts at 1:30.
Children up to age 15. Trophies for 1st place in each age group: 5 & under, 6-10 & 11-15.

Third Annual Lafayette Day
Saturday, June 10 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Rain date will be Sunday, June 11. This year’s event will be a fun-filled day of games, activities, vendors, food, live music, and tons of giveaways. If you are a Lafayette resident and you have a business you want to promote, please email or call 973-383-1817 ext.11.

2017 Swimming Season
Pond will open on or about June 24th

Zumba Jan. 25-Apr 12
Community Garden
Reserve Your Plot in Our Community Garden
Free creative painting class on April 29