Classroom Close-Up is broadcasting a segment is titled “Small School, Big HArt”. that features the art program at Califon School. The episode featuring Califon is scheduled to air on Sunday, December 16, 2018 and Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 7:30 AM, 12:30 PM and 7:30 PM on NJTV. Continue reading
The New Jersey Department of Health, pursuant to the provisions of Public Law 2017, Chapter 189b, required municipalities to post the full text of R.S. 4:22-17 and 4:22-26, and a plain language description of the provisions of R.S. 4:22-17 and 4:22-26. A document meeting the requirements of the law has been supplied to Califon Boro, and is located in the Document Section of this website. Continue reading
Once again, this year, the Mayor and Council will be enacting a strict Halloween curfew. Please check here and watch for notices throughout town, as to the exact dates and duration of the curfew prior to Halloween. Continue reading
Califon Borough Celebrates 100 Years with a Three-Day Weekend
October 12th - 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM at Firemen’s Field at 39 Academy Street. The Califon Firemen will be cooking hot dogs and hamburgers from. Bring your lawn chairs for a night under the stars with food, a beer garden, fire truck rides, a bonfire and fireworks.
October 13th - 10 AM Califon Island Park. Food trucks will be available.
October 13th - 10 AM and 12 PM Califon’s historic district. Walking tours will visit the Nellie Hoffman House, the Cabin by the River, the Califon Train Stations and the 2nd floor of Rambo’s Country Store.
October 13th - 10 AM Califon Historical Society open.
October 13th - 10 AM Museum at the Califon Train Station open.
October 13th - 10 AM Nellie Hoffman House open.
October 13th - 10 AM Cabin by the River open.
October 13th - 10 AM and 1 PM. The Califon Public School. The Califon Public School will be offering an Open House and tours of the school. Refreshments, teachers and students will be available
October 13th - 2 PM Califon Island Park. The 100th Anniversary Ceremony will commence. A time capsule, buried in 1993, will be opened and a new one will replace it.
October 13th - 2 PM Califon Island Park. Classic Cars will be on display
October 14th - 12 PM Downtown. The Jon Slusher 5K
October 14th - 12 PM to 4 PM Downtown. 6th Annual Autumn Street Fair. Food, Vendors, Music and Beer Garden will be available.
The Washington Township Police Department will be hosting “Operation Take Back New Jersey” as a local collection site, as part of the Operation Take Back NJ medicine disposal day. The event will take place at Police Headquarters, located at 1 East Springtown Road, Long Valley, between the hours of 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM on Saturday October 27th, 2018. Continue reading
The deadline for November/December submissions to the Califon Crier is Monday, October 22, 2018. If you have a submission, please send it to Karen Mastro at the Municipal Building. Submissions may be made by email to Karen at [email protected]
A Right-To-Farm Breakfast Talk on the latest updates from the SADC, will be hosted by the Hunterdon Count Planning Board, on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 from 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM, in Building 1, Assembly Room 314, located on State Route 12 (County Complex), Flemington, NJ 08822 Continue reading
State Legislature Election Year Elections:
The Voter Registration Deadline for the General Election is October 16, 2018
The General Election will take place on November 6, 2018
The Annual School Election will take place on November 6, 2018 Continue reading
October 5th - is the Annual Fire Company Golf outing at High Bridge Hills Golf Course. Contact Rob at (908) 256-5717 for information.
October 7th – The Califon Fire Department kicks off their monthly pancake breakfast. 7 AM to 11:30 AM Pancake Breakfasts are held the 1st Sunday of every month through May.
*** The Fire Department is always looking for new members to join. If you are14 years of age and up you can participate. Their meetings are the last Monday of every month, and start at 7 PM.
The Califon Recreation Committee is looking for a local area resident photographer to capture the centennial events and street fair the weekend of October 12th. If you would be interested in this assignment, please contact Karen Mastro at [email protected].