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Project Recess

  • Date: Tuesday, September 5
  • Time: 8 - 10:30 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration is not required
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

College students are bringing the fun back! Join us at the Student Recreation Center at 8 p.m. for recess like you've never seen it. Meltdown game, Photo-booth, Human Foosball, Caricature artists, Henna artists, Name artists, Palm readers, Jeopardy Game, Recboard, Giant board games and much more to bring you back to the good old days! You won't want to miss it! (Snacks will be provided as always).



Group Xpo

  • Date: Wednesday, September 6
  • Time: 4 - 7 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Multipurpose Rooms 1 & 2
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Join the Student Recreation Center for 20 minute demo classes of all of our formats and instructors. Try out all the Group X classes before the Fall schedule begins. Earn points for FitBall our Fall incentive program for attending each class and get raffle tickets for fitness prizes.



Group Xpo

  • Date: Thursday, September 7
  • Time: 4 - 7 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Multipurpose Rooms 1 & 2
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Join the Student Recreation Center for 20 minute demo classes of all of our formats and instructors. Try out all the Group X classes before the Fall schedule begins. Earn points for FitBall our Fall incentive program for attending each class and get raffle tickets for fitness prizes.



NFL Kick-Off

  • Date: Thursday, September 7
  • Time: 8:30 p.m. - Half-time
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Lounge
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Hut, hut, hike! The Department of Campus Recreation will be hosting our annual NFL Kickoff at 8:30 p.m. as the Patriots play the Chiefs! Food, friends and football on our 70” flat screen TV!



Drop-In Hike

  • Date: Friday, September 8
  • Time: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Location: Departs from Panzer Athletic Center
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: FREE with Montclair State ID

Leaving from Panzer Athletic Center, participants will get to explore Mills Reservation, a local nature preserve very close to campus. This is a short, easy hike. Perfect to break in your hiking shoes!

Potential Hazards: Unpredictable weather changes, sunburn/heat exhaustion, dehydration, allergic reactions/poisonous plants, insect bites, and injury by running, including sprains, lacerations, abrasions and fractures.

Friday Night Fire Pit

  • Date: Friday, September 8
  • Time: 7 - 9 p.m.
  • Location: Mystery Location!
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Hangout with your friends on Friday nights around the fire pit! Free snacks, such as s'mores and hot cocoa, will be provided. Lawn games, hammocks and other items will also be available FREE via Equipment Checkout. Friday Fire Pit location will change every week on campus. Follow our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts for hints to find our mystery location!



Easy Hike - Hacklebarney State Park

  • Date: Saturday, September 9
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Hacklebarney State Park (Begins and ends at Student Recreation Center)
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $10 | Faculty/Staff/Guests $20

Miss summer already? Then come with us on a short 2.65 Mile Hike in Hacklebarney State Park on the Riverside and Windy Ridge trails! Be sure to keep your eye out for three rare and endangered plant species that exist within the park.

  • American Ginseng
  • Leatherwood
  • Virginia Pennywort

Potential Hazards: Unpredictable weather changes, sunburn/heat exhaustion, dehydration, allergic reactions/poisonous plants, insect bites and injury by running, including sprains, lacerations, abrasions and fractures.

9/11 Remembrance Hike

  • Date: Sunday, September 10
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Begins and ends at Student Recreation Center.
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Free with Montclair State ID

Take a gentle hike at Eagle Rock Reservation to a striking view of Manhattan. A thoughtful way to observe and remember September 11, 2001. Trip departs from the Student Recreation Center.



Petting Zoo

  • Date: Monday, September 11
  • Time: 1 - 3 p.m.
  • Location: Student Center Quad
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Animals lovers to the Student Center Quad! Montclair State is bringing a petting zoo to you! Take a break at 1 p.m. to see and pet the furry friends on campus!



Yoga Glow

  • Date: Tuesday, September 12
  • Time: 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Gym
  • Registration: Registration is not required, but encouraged.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Join us for our annual Yoga Glow event featuring two hours of yoga classes, glow-in-the-dark theme and backlights. Pre-registration is highly encouraged as spaces will fill up fast! First 100 registrants will receive a Yoga Glow t-shirt (must attend Yoga Glow to receive shirt.) Glow sticks will also be provided, or bring in your own glow/LED accessories.



Rec Nights - Archery Tag

  • Date: Wednesday, September 13
  • Time: 8 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Dioguardi Field
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Come on down to the Dioguardi Field to play a game of archery tag with your friends! Bows and padded arrows will be provided along with masks to protect the players faces.



Bubble Soccer Tournament

  • Date: Thursday, September 14
  • Time: 7 - 10 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Gym
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Bring your friends for a fun game of Bubble Soccer. Participants will play soccer in the gym while wrapped in a bubble with just their legs exposed.



Friday Night Fire Pit

  • Date: Friday, September 15
  • Time: 7 - 9 p.m.
  • Location: Mystery Location!
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Hangout with your friends on Friday nights around the fire pit! Free snacks, such as s'mores and hot cocoa, will be provided. Lawn games, hammocks and other items will also be available FREE via Equipment Checkout. Friday Fire Pit location will change every week on campus. Follow our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts for hints to find our mystery location!



Apple Picking

  • Date: Saturday, September 16
  • Time: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $20 | Faculty/Staff/Guests $30

Explore beautiful Wightman's Farm in Morristown, NJ. Pick fresh apples and visit their market where they have produce grown on site -- for over 80 years!-- available for purchase. Enjoy milk and cheese from Battenkill Valley Creamery and wine from local vineyards!

What to bring:Water, Lunch, Sneakers, and Sunblock.



Potential Hazards: Unpredictable weather changes, sunburn/heat exhaustion, dehydration, allergic reactions/poisonous plants, insect bites and injury by running, including sprains, lacerations, abrasions and fractures.



Kayaking Trip

  • Date: Sunday, September 17
  • Time: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $10 | Faculty/Staff/Guests $20

Enjoy a relaxing day paddling down the Delaware River and learn some basic kayaking skills. This full-day trip beginning in Frenchtown, NJ, will provide you with a chance to enjoy the warm, clear waters of the longest un-damned river east of the Mississippi. We provide the boats, lifejackets and paddles, but be prepared to get wet!

Potential Hazards: Unpredictable weather changes, sunburn/heat exhaustion, dehydration, allergic reactions/poisonous plants, insect bites and injury by running, including sprains, lacerations, abrasions and fractures.



Sports Trivia

  • Date: Monday, September 18
  • Time: 12 - 2 p.m.
  • Location: Student Center Rathskeller
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Sports trivia event co-hosted with Commuter Programs. Participants can play on teams of four or fewer. Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.



Applegate Farm Bike Trip

  • Date: Tuesday, September 19
  • Time: 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
  • Location: Departs from the Student Recreation Center.
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340)
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Join Hawk on Wheels for a short 15 minute bike ride to Applegate Farm for some FREE ice cream to promote the bike rental program. Participants are also welcome to bring their own bike and ride along with the groups. Pre-registration is required to ensure a bike will be available for the day.



Rec Fest

  • Date: Wednesday, September 20
  • Time: 2:30 - 5 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Come join us outside and inside the Student Recreation Center at 2:30 p.m. for some midday fun! We’ve got DJ Ridd, BBQ, Hambsterball Mania, IM Kickoff, Cotton Candy, and raffles all for free. It’s the perfect way to spend your free time, see you there! Check out all of the Recreation Center has to offer!



Rec Nights - Nail String Art

  • Date: Thursday, September 21
  • Time: 8 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE with Students ID

Is your dorm lacking in creativity? Want to create easy-to-make art? Creative nail string art turns ordinary pieces into one of a kind displays of your artistic prowess! Show up to the Student Recreation Center with your student ID and the rest will be provided to you.



IM Fall A Registration Deadline

  • Date: Wednesday, September 20
  • Time: All Day
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Student Recreation Center main office and IMLeagues.com
  • Cost: Player: $10 | Montclair State Organization: $60

Registration deadline for Flag Football, Indoor Soccer, and Dodgeball.



Tie-Dye to Celebrate Bisexuality Day

  • Date: Friday, September 22
  • Time: 2:30 - 5 p.m.
  • Location: Student Center Quad
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE with Student ID

Come down to the Student Center Quad and show us your colors! We’re tie-dying shirts at 12 p.m.! Shirts AND fun will be provided.



Friday Night Fire Pit

  • Date: Friday, September 22
  • Time: 7 - 9 p.m.
  • Location: Mystery Location!
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Hangout with your friends on Friday nights around the fire pit! Free snacks, such as s'mores and hot cocoa, will be provided. Lawn games, hammocks and other items will also be available FREE via Equipment Checkout. Friday Fire Pit location will change every week on campus. Follow our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts for hints to find our mystery location!



Sandy Hook Bike Tour

  • Date: Saturday, September 23
  • Time: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $10 | Faculty/Staff/Guests $20

Join us for a leisurely bike ride in Sandy Hook, part of the Gateway National Recreation Area. This casual ride will explore the WWII era bunkers and lighthouses, along with a excellent views of the Atlantic Ocean and New York Harbor.

What to bring: Water, Lunch, Sneakers, and Sunblock.

Potential Hazards: Unpredictable weather changes, sunburn/heat exhaustion, dehydration, allergic reactions/poisonous plants, insect bites and injury by running, including sprains, lacerations, abrasions and fractures.



Montclair State Football Tailgate

  • Date: Saturday, September 23
  • Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Location: Parking Lot #7
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

All students are welcome to tailgate at Montclair State University Football’s first home game of the season in Parking Lot #7 (right next to Sprague Field). Roll out of bed and come have a FREE breakfast with your friends and tailgate before the game begins. Weigh in on the Pork Roll vs Taylor Ham debate and you’ll get a raffle ticket for amazing prizes. DJ and games will also be there for the festivities.



Horseback Riding

  • Date: Sunday, September 24
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $20 | Faculty/Staff/Guest $50

Learn horseback riding basics at the Spring Valley Equestrian Center. We'll go on a gorgeous trail ride through beautiful fields and trails with fantastic views of the Appalachian Trail Ridge to High Point.



Bingo

  • Date: Tuesday, September 26
  • Time: 7 - 9 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Gym
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Who doesn't like a good ol' game of bingo? Come and play for a chance to win some amazing prizes! Just bring yourself and a couple of friends. We'll handle the rest! Doors open at 6:30 p.m., Bingo starts at 7p.m.!



Yankee Game

  • Date: Thursday, September 28
  • Time: 7 p.m. - End of game (Bus leaves at 4:30 p.m.)
  • Location: Departs from the Student Recreation Center.
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office, or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $20 | Faculty/Staff/Guests $30

Baseball fans, get ready for an experience you won’t want to miss! The Student Recreation is selling tickets to the Yankees vs Rays for only $20! Transportation will be provided, the bus leaves at 4:30p.m., so come get your tickets today!



Spaghetti Social

  • Date: Friday, September 29
  • Time: 6:30 - 8 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Lounge
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Join us at the Student Recreation Center at 6:30 p.m. for a Spaghetti Social! Enjoy dinner with your friends on us and use this chance to meet some new people.



Friday Night Fire Pit

  • Date: Friday, September 29
  • Time: 7 - 9 p.m.
  • Location: Mystery Location!
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Hangout with your friends on Friday nights around the fire pit! Free snacks, such as s'mores and hot cocoa, will be provided. Lawn games, hammocks and other items will also be available FREE via Equipment Checkout. Friday Fire Pit location will change every week on campus. Follow our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts for hints to find our mystery location!



Overnight Camping Trip

  • Date: Saturday, September 30
  • Time: Leaving Saturday at 10 a.m. and returning Sunday at 4 p.m.
  • Location: NJ School of Conservation (Begins and ends at Student Recreation Center)
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone 973-655-3340
  • Cost: Students $10 | Faculty/Staff/Guests $30

Join us for an overnight camping trip at the NJ School of Conservation (NJSOC) in Stokes State Park! NJSOC is the oldest and largest university-operated environmental education field center in the nation. Located on a 240-acre campus within the 15,000-acre Stokes State Forest in Sussex County just north of Branchville. You will have the option to sleep in a cabin or in a tent under the stars.



Hawaiian Bash

  • Date: Sunday, September 3
  • Time: 8:30 - 11:30 p.m.
  • Location: Bohn/Blanton Quad
  • Registration: Registration is not required
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Say farewell to the end of summer with a Hawaiian Bash! There will be bubbles, flowers, a tiki bar, and many lei's. Don't miss out on FREE food, games, and music.

Other Activities

  • Dunk Tank
  • Foam Dance Party
  • Photo Booth
  • Limbo


Rec Nights - Meet and Mingle

  • Date: Monday, September 25
  • Time: 8 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Sinatra Hall
  • Registration: Registration is not required
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Meet new friends and design messages on a chalkboard for your room!



The North Face - Scavenger Hunt

  • Date: Wednesday, September 27
  • Time: 10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Location: Mystery Locations
  • Registration: Registration is not required
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Do you know Montclair State University like the back of your hand? Put your knowledge to the test in Week Two of the Outdoor Nation Challenge! On Wednesday, September 27th, The North Face will hide several clues around campus for a scavenger hunt. Starting from the Student Recreation Center, if you make it to the end take a picture on the Outdoor Nation app!

Download the Outdoor Nation app on iTunes and Google Play today! Team Name: Montclair State University



Rec Nights - Mini Golf Glow

  • Date: Sunday, October 1
  • Time: 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Glow in the dark mini golf, free of charge, 9 hole course. Bring your ID and Come to the Student Recreation Center for a fun night of glow in the dark mini golf with friends!



Volleyball Glow

  • Date: Monday, October 2
  • Time: 7 - 10 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Gym
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Join us for our second annual Glow week as we kick off with Volleyball Glow! Enjoy a fun glow in the dark game of Volleyball! The first 50 attendees will receive a FREE t-shirt!



Zumba Glow

  • Date: Tuesday, October 3
  • Time: 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Gym
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Kick your work out routine up a notch with Glow Week's Zumba Glow. A dance-fitness program that infuses international rhythm and dance moves combined with glow in the dark fun. The first 50 attendees will receive a FREE t-shirt!



Hamsterball Glow

  • Date: Wednesday, October 4
  • Time: 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Pool
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Roll around and glow in the dark at our Hamsterball Glow! Race against your friends in a giant inflatable hamster ball in the pool. You can collide with each other, or simply run around to try and get to the other side as quickly as possible. The first 50 attendees will receive a FREE t-shirt!



Soccer Glow

  • Date: Thursday, October 5
  • Time: 7 - 10 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Gym
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Join Campus Recreation for its final glow week event Soccer Glow. The first 50 attendees will receive a FREE t-shirt!



Full Moon Hike

  • Date: Thursday, October 5
  • Time: 9 p.m. - 12 a.m.
  • Location: Departs from the Student Recreation Center.
  • Registration: Register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $10 | Faculty/Staff/Guest $20

Strap on a headlamp and enjoy this late-night hike under the light of the full moon with the Manhattan skyline view at the end! This easy hike will take place at High Mountain Park.



Friday Night Fire Pit

  • Date: Friday, October 6
  • Time: 7 - 9 p.m.
  • Location: Mystery Location
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Hangout with your friends on Friday nights around the fire pit! Free snacks, such as s'mores and hot cocoa, will be provided. Lawn games, hammocks and other items will also be available FREE via Equipment Checkout. Friday Fire Pit location will change every week on campus. Follow our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts for hints to find our mystery location!



Whitewater Rafting

  • Date: Saturday, October 7
  • Time: 7:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Location: Departs from the Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Register in the Student Recreation Center main office, or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $20 | Faculty/Staff/Guest $60

Coordinating with the release of the dam in the Lehigh River, this whitewater rafting trip is sure to be a blast. Perfect for all skill levels. this a great way to GET YOUR FEET WET! A hotdog BBQ will be provided at the end (included in fee).



Octoberfest Hike

  • Date: Saturday, October 7
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Departs from the Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Register in the Student Recreation Center main office, or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $10 | Faculty/Staff/Guest $20

Master the mountains and tell your friends you hiked along the Appalachian Trail! This hike takes place in Bear Mountain State Park, NY during the same time of their Oktoberfest. So strap on your lederhosen and taste some wurst!



Horseback Riding

  • Date: Sunday, October 8
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Begins at the Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $20 | Faculty/Staff/Guest $50

Learn horseback riding basics at the Spring Valley Equestrian Center. We'll go on a gorgeous trail ride through beautiful fields and trails with fantastic views of the Appalachian Trail Ridge to High Point.



NFL Sunday

  • Date: Sunday, October 15
  • Time: 8:30 p.m. - Half-time
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Lounge
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Football fans at the Student Recreation Center! Join us in our lobby at 8:30 p.m. to watch the Giants take on the Broncos on our 70” flat screen TV!



Battleships!

  • Date: Tuesday, October 17
  • Time: 7 - 9 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Pool
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office, or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Teams of 2 will compete in canoes, and attempt to sink the other boat before they go under or fall out. Each team will be given 1 paddle and 1 bucket to try to fill the other boat. Rounds will last 5 minutes, tournament style. Teams of 2 registration is highly recommended. First prize is underwater bluetooth speaker, second and third prizes TBD. Bathing suit is not required, participants may wear t-shirts and gym shorts. Though swimming skills are not required, participants will get wet.



Rec Nights - Mosaic Making

  • Date: Tuesday, October 17
  • Time: 8 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Learn the mosaic technique in a few quick minutes! Simple Mosaic painting, supplies provided, first come first serve!



Masquerade Ball

  • Date: Friday, October 20
  • Time: 7 - 10 p.m. (Doors open at 6:30)
  • Location: University Hall 7th Floor
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID | $10 for guests (Each guest must be accompanied by a Montclair State Student)

Looking for a night of fun and mystery? Come join us in the 7th Floor of University Hall for RecBoard's Masquerade Ball. There will be dancing, prizes, a photo booth and more! Grab some friends and some semi-formal clothes and we'll have a ball!



Harvest Festival

  • Date: Saturday, October 21
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Chester, NJ - Begins and ends at Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $20 | Faculty/Staff/Guest $30

Explore Stony Hill Farm and enjoy activities including:

  • 10-acre Corn Maze
  • Hayrides
  • Pick-Your-Own Pumpkin
  • Farmer's Market



Dive-In Movie

  • Date: Tuesday, October 24
  • Time: 7 - 10 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Pool
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Join Campus Recreation for a movie float in the pool! Snacks and popcorn provided. Inner tubes and boats provided. No bathing suit? No problem - on deck seating will also be available. This years movie will be Moana!



IM Fall B Registration Deadline

  • Date: Tuesday, October 24
  • Time: All Day
  • Location: Student Recreation Center main office
  • Registration: Registration in the Student Recreation Center main office AND IMLeagues.com
  • Cost: Player $10 | Montclair State Organization: $60

Registration deadline for Volleyball, 3v3 Basketball, Wiffleball, and Racquetball.



Pumpkin Painting

  • Date: Thursday, October 26
  • Time: 1:30 - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Front Lawn
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE with Student ID

What is more fun than starting the Halloween season with some pumpkin painting! Come show us your talents and creativity, as we will be showcasing your designs at the Student Recreation Center! Free pumpkins and free supplies are included!



Advanced Hike - Mt. Tammany

  • Date: Saturday, October 28
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Begins at Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $10 | Faculty/Staff/Guest $20

Strenuous 3.5 mile loop hike up Mt. Tammany. Rocky and steep with great views of the Delaware Water Gap and surrounding area.



Rec Nights - Horror Movie Trivia

  • Date: Monday, October 23
  • Time: 8 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Sinatra Hall
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Horror Movie Trivia night is coming to Sinatra! Test your knowledge about the greatest horror moments, quotes and actors.



Hammock Day

  • Date: Wednesday, October 4
  • Time: 12 - 3 p.m.
  • Location: Student Center Quad
  • Registration: Registration is not required
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Hangout with Outdoor Adventure in the Quad. This week of the Outdoor Nation Challenge is sponsored by: Eagle Nest Outfitters (ENO)
The objective is to build the largest collection of hammocks together into a ENOVillage. So tell your friends, our goal is to get as many hammocks out there as possible!

#ENOVillage
#BetterWithENO

Download the Outdoor Nation app on iTunes and Google Play today!
Team Name: Montclair State University



New Jersey Devils Game

  • Date: Friday, October 27
  • Time: Bus leaves at 4:30 p.m., game begins at 7 p.m.
  • Location: Bus departs from the Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340)
  • Cost: Students $30 | Faculty/Staff/Guests $50

Watch the New Jersey Devils take on the Ottawa Senators at the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ. Bus departs from The Student Recreation Center at 4:30 p.m.



Terror Behind the Walls

  • Date: Friday, November 3
  • Time: 4 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Bus departs from the Student Recreation Center, Eastern State Penitentiary is located in Philadelphia, PA
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office, or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $30 | Faculty/Staff/Guests $40

Join the Student Recreation Center on a guided haunted tour in the dark at the Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia, Pa. The Gothic-style prison housed a number of infamous individuals from Al Capone to Pep the cat-murdering dog who was sentenced to life at Eastern State. Consistently ranked among the top haunted attractions in America, you'll be sure to have a spook-tacular night!



Easy Hike - South Branch Reservation

  • Date: Saturday, November 4
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Begins at the Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office, or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $10 | Faculty/Staff $20

This Easy Hike is short, simple, and to the point! Discover South Branch Reservation in Franklin Township. This trail leisurely follows along the Raritan River and features bridges built by early European Settlers.



Full Moon Hike

  • Date: Sunday, November 5
  • Time: 7 - 10 p.m.
  • Location: Begins at the Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office,or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $10 | Faculty/Staff $20

Originally laid out as a road in the 1840s, The Cape Fly Away Loop includes a stone-railed bridge by a pretty waterfall. A historic and beautiful hike -- the perfect way to spend the hour gained today!



Historical Edison Museum

  • Date: Saturday, November 11
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Begins at the Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office,or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $10 | Faculty/Staff $20

Take a step back in time to discover how Thomas Edison ushered in the modern era! Inspire your inner inventor as you explore his personal lab in West Orange, NJ. Here he invented the Phonograph, Motion Film and refined the Light Bulb!



Moderate Hike - Ghost Lake

  • Date: Sunday, November 12
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Begins at the Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office,or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $10 | Faculty/Staff $20

This Haunted Hike at Ghost Lake in Jenny Jump State Park will send you running for the hills! Whether you believe in ghosts or not, this is a hauntingly beautiful hike. This moderately rated 5.7 mile loop has great views of mountains and valleys before arriving at the lake. Some say that a Native American burial ground lies below the surface.



Minute To Win It!

  • Date: Tuesday, November 14
  • Time: 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Gym
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Do you think you can slide a cookie down your face in under a minute? If you can do that and other crazy tasks, come join RecBoard and be a contestant on Minute to Win it. The cost is free and some amazing prizes will be handed out. All you need is ONE MINUTE!



Advanced HIke - Storm King

  • Date: Saturday, November 18
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Hudson Valley, New York (Begins and ends at Student Recreation Center)
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: Students $10 | Faculty/Staff/Guest $20

Ten-Hut! Drop what you’re doing and come with us to the top of Storm King Mountain! This 2.5 mile loop is within shouting distance from West Point Military Academy. Get your boots on the ground with 890 feet in gained elevation. You will find your courage and some of the best views at the top of this mountain.



Rock Climbing

  • Date: Saturday, November 18
  • Time: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Begins at the Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office,or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $20 | Faculty/Staff $30

A perfect trip for all levels of climber -- novice to expert! A pressure-free, safe indoor rock climbing experience at the Gravity Vault in Upper Saddle River. Dress to Move! Rental shoes are included in the price.



Turkey Hike

  • Date: Sunday, November 19
  • Time: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location: Begins at the Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office,or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students/Guest/Community $20 donation for the turkey.

Here is your chance to give back to the community. Join hawk on Wheels for our Turkey ride, where participants will ride bikes from Montclair Bikery to the Brookdale Shoprite to purchase a turkey and then drop it off at the Human Needs Food Pantry. The ride is about 15 miles on long easy rides with cyclists of all skill and fitness levels. A free month-long rental credit will be offered to everyone who donates a turkey. Free bikes will be provided for the day as well (must sign up no later than the day before 11/18 to secure a bike)



NFL Sunday

  • Date: Sunday, November 19
  • Time: 8:30 p.m. - Half-time
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Lounge
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: Students FREE

Football fans at the Student Recreation Center! Join us in our lounge at 8:30 p.m. to watch the Eagles take on the Cowboys on our 70” flat screen TV!



Rec Nights - Billiard Soccer

  • Date: Thursday, November 16
  • Time: 8 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Play giant soccer billiards with your friends! We also have giant soccer darts! Kick a soccer ball into our 10 foot velcro dart board!



Rec Nights - Dream Catcher Making

  • Date: Thursday, November 30
  • Time: 8 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Come to the Student Recreation Center to de-stress and make a Dream Catcher! Make sure you have your student ID! Friends are welcome!



Rec Nights - Tailgate Game Night

  • Date: Thursday, November 9
  • Time: 8 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Sinatra Hall Main Floor
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Come enjoy Thursday night football with a twist! Enjoy the game along side lawn games indoors.



New York Jets Game

  • Date: Sunday, November 26
  • Time: 11:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: MetLife Stadium, Departs from the Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Register in the Student Recreation Center main office, or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $35 | Faculty/Staff/Guest $60

ATTENTION ALL MONTCLAIR FOOTBALL FANS! Come join us for a trip to MetLife Stadium to watch the NFL match with the New York Jets vs. Carolina Panthers. The Bus departs from the Student Recreation Center at 11:30 a.m.



Special Friends Day

  • Date: Sunday, December 3
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration: Begins October 15, Ends on November 27
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID



Palisades Mall Trip

  • Date: Saturday, December 9
  • Time: 12 - 7 p.m.
  • Location: West Nyack, NY. Departs from the Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Please register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $5 | Faculty/Staff/Guests $10

Imagine shopping in the second largest shopping mall in the New York Metropolitan area. Now imagine not having to worry about getting there! You’re in luck! This trip is exactly that! A $10 Power Card to Dave and Buster’s included!

Rec Nights - Pickleball

  • Date: Monday, December 11
  • Time: 8 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: No registration required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Get your game on at this 2v2 Pickleball event! Bring a partner or come on your own, supplies will be provided. Open games for everyone, come with friends to see who is the best!



Yoga & Yogurt

  • Date: Wednesday, December 13
  • Time: 12 - 1 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Multipurpose Room 1
  • Registration: No registration required
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

De-stress end of the year event featuring a yoga class followed by yogurt and other healthy treats.



Yoga & Yogurt

  • Date: Wednesday, December 13
  • Time: 5 - 6 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Multipurpose Room 1
  • Registration: No registration required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

De-stress end of the year event featuring a yoga class followed by yogurt and other healthy treats.



Rec Nights - DIY Decoration

  • Date: Tuesday, December 5
  • Time: 8 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Sinatra Hall
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Make Do-It-Yourself decorations and crafts for your room!



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