Cinnaminson welcomes spring with various activities

With everything from baseball to kite crafts to bowling, there’s something for everyone.

Spring officially begins in just a few weeks, and Cinnaminson is more than ready. With everything from baseball to kite crafts to bowling, there’s something for every Cinnaminson resident to enjoy.

Spring musical

The Cinnaminson High School spring musical, “Fiddler on the Roof,” will make its debut on Friday, March 17 at 8 p.m. at the high school. Other showtimes include Saturday, March 18 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 19 at 2 p.m.

Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for students and free for senior citizens and children under 5. Tickets will be available at the door.

Cinnaminson High School bowling party

Cinnaminson High School Project Graduation is hosting a bowling party at Pinsetter Bowl in Pennsauken on Sunday, March 26 at 7 p.m.

The cost is $25 for adults and $18 for students and includes unlimited bowling, shoe rental, snacks and bottled water as well as 50/50 and basket raffles.

Project Graduation is a subcommittee of the Cinnaminson High School Home and School Association. The committee plans a celebration held on graduation night that aims to keep graduating seniors away from drugs and alcohol and out of harm’s way.

“Cinnaminson is so great. Everybody participates and supports in some way. If they don’t come to meetings, they might buy tickets to an event,” Home and School Association treasurer Barbara Wright-Napier said.

For more information or to purchase tickets, email cinnaminsonprojectgraduation@gmail.com.

Park clean up day

Cinnaminson’s annual park clean up day is scheduled for Saturday, April 1. The event takes place at all seven Cinnaminson parks.

“This event is where residents and Cinnaminson community groups come together to help do a little spring cleaning in our parks to get them ready for spring and summer,” said Donald Brauckmenn, committeeman and liaison to parks and recreation.

Park leads and volunteers can contact Christine Turner at shawncraigmom@aol.com to sign up.

Baseball and softball opening day

Both baseball and softball opening day will take place on Saturday, April 8 at Memorial Park. Baseball will begin at 9 a.m. and softball will begin at 10 a.m.

Relay for Life

A local Relay for Life walk will take place on Saturday, June 3 at Delran High School at 4 p.m. Residents from towns all over will participate, including Cinnaminson resident and cancer survivor Tami Bobrin.

Relay for Life is a “fundraising event where team members take turns walking around a track or designated path” and is the “signature fundraiser for the American Cancer Society,” according to the American Cancer Society. These walks last between six and 24 hours, and one team member must always be on the track. The Delran walk will last for eight hours.

On April 1, Bobrin’s team will be holding a bowling event at The Big Event bowling alley in Cherry Hill. The cost is $20 per person or $90 for a private lane. The price includes two hours of bowling, one large pizza per lane, unlimited soft drinks and bowling shoe rentals.

On April 8, they will be holding a “Spring Renewal” vendor fair at Sacred Heart. Bobrin has capped the event at 18 vendors to give attendees an option to engage on a smaller level.

Library events

The Cinnaminson Library will he hosting various events to get residents in the spring spirit.

On Saturday, March 11, drop in to the library any time to make a kite craft. This craft is best for ages 4–12 years, and all materials will be supplied by the library.

On Saturday, March 18, make a spring pinwheel craft at the library all day. This craft is also best for ages 4–12 years.

The spring book sale will take place on Thursday, May 4 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, May 5 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Books for sale will include both adult and children’s books and hardcover and paperback in addition to CDs and DVDs.