Boards & Commissions

Charter Day Committee

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Save the Date! Charter Day is May 20, 2017.

Click here to view photos from Charter Day 2015

Mission Statement:

To plan for and provide a community wide event, which celebrates the history and charter of the Township.

The event, coordinated by the Department of Parks & Recreation, includes a street fair showcasing local businesses, community groups, service organizations, food vendors and more as well as amusement rides, games and attractions for children of all ages. Also featured are student and adult art exhibits and historical displays.

Live entertainment is scheduled all day with performances and demonstrations by local talent, including a Charter Day Idol Competition, and continues in the evening with a live concert and dancing in the street!

For more information on the event or how to become a vendor or performer, call the Parks & Recreation Department at 908-204-3003 or print and submit a Vendor Interest Form to receive an application by mail.


Name Membership Term Expires
Carol BianchiTC Voting Member12/31/2016
Hank WernerRM, Police12/31/2016
Jaye BarreRegular12/31/2016
Jennifer GanderCoordinator, Parks & Recreation12/31/2016
Larry MillusRM, Community Service12/31/2016
Sarah HerndonRegular12/31/2016
Sean O'GradyParks & Recreation12/31/2016
Tim ManningRegular12/31/2016

Meeting Schedule:

The Charter Day Committee of the Township of Bernards will meet to discuss or act upon public business on each of the dates set forth below in the Town Hall Conference Room, Town Hall, One Collyer Lane, Basking Ridge, New Jersey 07920.