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Adirondack Variety Trip

  • Date: Thursday, January 4 - Monday, January 8
  • Time: Leaves Jan 4, at 10 a.m. | Returns Jan 8 at 4 p.m.
  • Location: Begins and ends at the Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $175 | Faculty/Staff/Guests $350 (Additional excursions available)

In January we will be spending 5 days and 4 nights in Upstate New York. This trip is a winter excursion to the Adirondacks where there will be skiing, hiking, dog sledding and ice climbing in the largest park in the country. Trip includes meals, transportation, lodging, skiing/snowboarding, snowshoe hiking and trip to Adirondack Wilderness Refuge and Rehab Center.

Visit the Adirondack Variety Trip page for all the details.



Winter Palooza

  • Date: Wednesday, January 17
  • Time: 7:30 - 10 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Join us for free food, raffle prizes and DJ entertainment. We will have airbrush, henna tattoos and balloon artists, as well as wandering entertainers. Plus, the pool will be open for the ever popular hamster ball and log rolling, you have to see it to believe it!

Our big prizes for this event include:

  • Samsung 40 inch TV
  • North Face Bundle (jacket, hoodie, gloves, scarf)
  • PS4 Star Wars Bundle
  • Game of Thrones Book Set
  • Fitbit


Rec Nights - Dream Catcher Making

  • Date: Thursday, January 18
  • Time: 8 - 10 p.m.
  • Location: Sinatra Hall
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Start off the semester right by making dream catchers. Add a unique touch to your room!



Rec Nights - DIY Decorations

  • Date: Tuesday, January 23
  • Time: 8 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Redecorate your room for the new semester with a fun snow globe! Make your own winter wonderland at our DIY Snow globe event!



Spaghetti Social

  • Date: Friday, January 26
  • Time: 6:30 - 8 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Lounge
  • Registration: Registration is not required
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Everyone loves spaghetti. Everyone loves making friends. Why not make friends while eating spaghetti?! It's the best of both worlds! Fill up your stomach and fill up your calendar with plans you'll be making with your new friends!

Doors open at 6:30 p.m.



90’s Cartoons Night

  • Date: Monday, January 29
  • Time: 7 - 9 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Pool
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Come visit the Student Recreation Center Pool for a night of classic 90’s cartoons and a cereal bar! Grab a floatie, a bowl, and enjoy the good ole times.

What to bring: Swim Suit, if going in the water



Intramural Spring A Deadline

  • Date: Tuesday, January 30
  • 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 Basketball, Kickball, and Wallyball



Aerobics Night - Sweating to the 90’s

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

Looking to get in shape in style? Come to Aerobics Night and experience everything that was fitness way back when at-home workout tapes were a trend. You'll warm-up to classic aerobics videos led by the pioneers of the fitness industry Jane Fonda, Richard Simmons, and Billy Blanks’ Tae Bo! We’ll finish off with a more modern style of fitness with a Glow Zumba class featuring the best music from the 90’s. Headbands and wristbands provided.



Class Format:

  • 7:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. | Warm up with fitness videos led by Jane Fonda, Richard Simmons, and Billy Blanks
  • 8 - 9 p.m. | Zumba class set to the 90s


What to bring: Workout attire



90's Edition Bingo

  • Date: Wednesday, January 31
  • Time: 7 - 9 p.m.
  • Location:Student Recreation Center Gym
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Now, who doesn't like a good ol' game of BINGO?! Join RecBoard 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 7 p.m.!



Xtreme Recess

  • Date: Thursday, February 1
  • Time: 6 - 9 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration is not required
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Need a timeout from classes? Looking to get a little rowdy? Let’s get extreme! Replay and relive your favorite playground games! How about life sized board games? Feeling creative? Hang out and make some friends over some throwback arts and crafts.

There will be many activities, including:

  • 6 - 9 p.m. (Playground games)
  • 6 - 8 p.m. (Hamsterball glow)
  • 8 - 9 p.m. (Blanket forts)
  • 8 - 9 p.m. (Bob Ross Guided Painting)

*Throwback t-shirts available while supplies last*

Playground Games: Take a step back onto the playground and relive your childhood with kickball in the gymnasium, dodgeball, and foursquare in the racquetball courts!

RecNights: Follow along as Bob Ross teaches us the joy of painting. Canvases will be provided. “Every day is a good day when you paint” - Bob Ross

Blanket Fort Building: It wouldn’t truly be a throwback without building blanket forts! Bring a blanket or use the materials provided to build the fort of your childhood dreams.



Rec Nights - Bob Ross Canvas painting

  • Date: Thursday, February 1
  • Time: 8 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: FREE for students with Montclair State ID
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

A night with Bob ross! Part of the 90’s throwback week students can follow along with our own Bob Ross.



Nine Deeez Nite Concert

  • Date: Friday, February 2
  • Time: 7:30 - 10:30 p.m.
  • Location: Student Center Ballrooms
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Remember all those hit songs you sang on the bus ride to school? All those posters of your favorite bands? Campus Recreation is proud to present a night for all students who love music. Stop by for a night of throwback music and dance with your friends!



Super Bowl Bash

  • Date: Sunday, February 4
  • Time: 7 - Halftime
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Join us in one of the greatest American past times for Super Bowl! Or just come to see Justin Timberlake at half time. The game will be displayed on our 65" TV near Equipment Checkout. There will be prizes, food and football, what more could you need!



MURDER at The MET Scavenger Hunt

  • Date: Saturday, February 10
  • Time: 12:30 - 7:00 p.m.
  • Location: Bus picks up at Student Recreation Center at 12:30 p.m.
  • Registration: Register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Cost for Students $30 | Faculty/Staff/Guest $50

A crazed killer is on the loose!

And it’s up to you to stop him! The killer has created a scavenger hunt at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and if you can solve it, you’ll discover his name, the weapon he used, and where he hid the body in the museum. The police need your help.

You’ll get a list of suspects, weapons, and hiding places that are all items in the museum. By following the trail of clues and answering tricky questions, you’ll narrow the list of suspects, weapons, and places and provide the police with the evidence they need to catch and convict the killer. Can you figure out whodunnit?

No knowledge of the museum or art is necessary. You just need sharp eyes and comfy shoes. Each team for the hunt will be comprised of 3-4 students.



What to bring: Wear comfortable shoes and do not bring anything heavy. You will be responsible for your own belongings.



Rec Nights - Wallyball

  • Date: Tuesday, February 13
  • Time: 8 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center - Racquetball Court 1
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

The general concepts of wallyball are very similar to indoor volleyball. Featured in a racquetball or squash court, Wallyball provides the element of surprise as an ordinary volley can go a whole new direction with spiking the ball off the walls in many directions.



Paint Night and More!

  • Date: Thursday, February 15
  • Time: 4 - 6 p.m.
  • Location: Student Center Ballrooms B and C
  • Registration: Register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Students $10 | Faculty/Staff/Guest $15

Paint and Sip style night. Appetizers and Mocktails will be served.



Central Park Trip

  • Date: Saturday, February 17
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Begins and ends at Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Cost for Students $10 | Faculty/Staff/Guest $20

Come spend the day on a trip through New York City! This trip includes an ice skating rental in Bryant Park, followed by a group walk through Central Park. Along the way, we will tour Grand Central Station, the Explorer’s Club and the Belvedere Castle!



Rec Nights - Miniature Golf

  • Date: Tuesday, February 20
  • Time: 8 - 10 p.m.
  • Location: Sinatra Hall
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

We're bringing the rec to you! Mini Golf course right at your front door.



Indoor Triathlon

  • Date: Sunday, February 25
  • Time: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Cost for Students $10 | Faculty/Staff $15 | Guests $25

Participants will compete in time-based events, including swimming, biking, and running. Each person is assigned a lane, bike, and treadmill on which to compete. There is a 15-minute transition from swim to bike, followed by a five-minute transition from bike to run. Each heat will have eight participants, starting at 8 a.m. All participants will be emailed the week before the event with the specific heat they will compete in. Registration is required.



Events:
Swim: 10 mins
Bike: 30 mins
Run: 15 mins



Rec Nights - Mirror Masterpieces

  • Date: Tuesday, February 27
  • Time: 8 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

This mirror mirror on the wall is made by you at our Mirror Masterpieces event! We will supply all the materials you need for this fun craft night!



Laser Tag

  • Date: Wednesday, February 28
  • Time: 7 - 9 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Gym
  • Registration: Registration is not required
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

The only thing better than Laser Tag is GLOW-IN THE DARK Laser Tag. For the first time ever, join RecBoard for a night filled with with good friends, Laser Tag, and other glow-in the dark activities! As always, your attendance offers you the opportunity to win some spectacular prizes! Come on out, and bring your friends!



Rec Nights - DIY Terrarium

  • Date: Thursday, March 15
  • Time: 8 - 10 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Creating your own taste of spring with terrarium making using small plants to bring life to your room.



Rec Nights - Miniature Golf

  • Date: Thursday, March 15
  • Time: 8 - 10 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Front Lawn
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

We're bringing the rec to you! Mini Golf course right at your front door.



Urban Air Adventure

  • Date: Saturday, March 17
  • Time: 12 – 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 $20 | Faculty/Staff/Guest $30

Flip into a foam pit or work on your slam dunk at Urban Air Trampoline Park for two hours! This trip offers dodgeball and an American Ninja Warrior-style obstacle course.



What to bring: Water, lunch, and sneakers.

Intramural Spring B Deadline

  • Date: Tuesday, March 20
  • Time: All Day
  • Location: Student Recreation Center main office
  • Registration: Registration in the Student Recreation Center main office AND IMLeagues.com
  • Cost: Cost for player $10 | Montclair State Organization $60

Want to play a sport, but don’t have time to commit to daily practices? Intramural Sports is for you! This is the deadline for Outdoor Soccer, Softball, and Street Hockey. Must sign up on IMLeagues and pay in the main office before midnight on March 20, 2018.



Throwback Dive-In Movie

  • Date: Tuesday, March 20
  • 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. Innertubes and boats provided. No bathing suit? No problem - on-deck seating will also be available. Throwback movie from the year we opened The Student Recreation Center. We will be showing Christopher Nolan's Dark Knight.



Bench Press and Squat Competition

  • Date: Wednesday, March 21
  • Time: 2 - 6 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Personal Training will be hosting their Annual Bench Press/Squat competition at the Student Recreation Center 1st floor fitness. Compete in either event or both for a chance to win prizes. All competitors will receive a FREE t-shirt! The winner will be crowned Montclair State’s strongest on campus.There will be a division for both males and females.

The competition will utilize a point scoring system that takes into account the amount of weight lifted, the number of repetitions performed in good form, and the competitor’s body weight. This system will ensure an equal competition for everyone.

The competitor will have 3 sets in which they will choose the amount of weight and then perform as many repetitions as possible (up to 15 repetitions are scored) and will have a rest period of up to 120 seconds between each set. On the day of the event, you will be weighed.

All are welcome anytime between 2-6 p.m.



Tie-Dye

  • Date: Thursday, March 22
  • Time: 2 - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Spend the day designing your own t-shirt and/or pillow case with a splash of color! We will provide the shirts and pillow cases. All you need to do is come on down to get your hands messy! Feel free to get creative and bring your down items to tie dye as well!



Rec Nights - March Madness: Mini Knock Out Competition

  • Date: Thursday, March 22
  • Time: 8 - 10 p.m.
  • Location: Sinatra Hall
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Watch the March Madness game in style, with friends snacks and your own mini knockout tournament!



Friday Night Fire Pit

  • Date: Friday, March 23
  • 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!



Red Hawk Run Color Blast 2018

  • Date: Sunday, March 25
  • Time: 1 - 2:30 p.m.
  • Location: Begins and ends at the Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration begins on January 1. Register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Cost for Students $15 | Faculty/Staff/Guests $25

The 15th Red Hawk Run Color Blast is a thrilling 5K open to participants of all backgrounds. The event this year will benefit the newly established Montclair State University On-Campus Food Pantry. Based on a campus survey, food insecurity showed up as a real struggle for a significant number of students. All proceeds for this event will be donated towards the On-Campus Food Pantry to assist those in need. The first 100 people to register will receive a t-shirt for the event.

After the Color Blast Party at the end of the race, great prizes will be raffled off, including two tickets to the musical "Waitress" with Sara Bareilles. Every race participant will receive a raffle ticket. Not planning on running? You can purchase tickets on the day of the event - $1 per ticket or $5 for 6 tickets - or you can receive a raffle ticket for every TWO cans donated to the Food Pantry.



Bubble Soccer Tournament

  • Date: Saturday, March 24
  • Time: 11 a.m. - 2 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.



Easy Hike - Great Falls & Garret Mountain

  • Date: Friday, April 6
  • 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: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Spend this Friday by the roar of Paterson’s Great Falls, which then is followed by an Easy Hike at Garret Mountain. This trip features the early workings of the industrial revolution and is perfect for a picnic with friends!

What to bring: Water, Lunch, and Boots (sneakers acceptable)

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



Friday Night Fire Pit

  • Date: Friday, April 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!



Paintball

  • Date: Saturday, April 7
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Location: Sussex, 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 $50

Join Campus Recreation for a day of paintball outside! Ammo, masks and markers are included. Takes place rain or shine, so dress for the weather.
Rain or shine event.



What to Bring: water, lunch, layered clothing (depending on weather), good shoes (NOT flip-flops).



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.



Rec Nights - Outdoor games

  • Date: Monday, April 9
  • Time: 8 - 10 p.m.
  • Location: Russ/Freeman Quad
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Enjoy an evening outside with fun and games. Featuring Volleyball, Cornhole, and Kan Jam



Mountain Top Yoga

  • Date: Wednesday, April 11
  • Time: 12 - 3 p.m.
  • Location: Begins and ends at the Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration begins March 15. Register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Grab a breath of fresh air and unwind! This afternoon features a short hike through Mills County Park that includes an instructed yoga class. You will be able to practice your salutations all within sight of the skyline! Yoga mats will be provided.



Rec Nights - Monogram Making

  • Date: Wednesday, April 11
  • Time: 8 - 10 p.m.
  • Location: Sinatra Hall
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Get creative with paint and other materials to make your own letters for your room.



Rec Nights - Archery Tag

  • Date: Thursday, April 12
  • Time: 8 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Dioguardi Field
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Similar to dodgeball, but with bows and padded foam-tipped arrows. This exciting, action-packed game offers the ultimate experience that engages everyone!



New York Mets Game

  • Date: Friday, April 13
  • Time: 7 - 10 p.m. | Bus will leave SRC by 4:30 p.m.
  • Location: 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

Take a trip to the city to see the New York Mets take on the Milwaukee Brewers! Get your tickets from the Student Recreation Center main office before they run out! The bus will leave promptly at 4:30 p.m.; the game begins at 7:10 p.m.



Friday Night Fire Pit

  • Date: Friday, April 13
  • 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!



Kayaking Trip

  • Date: Saturday, April 14
  • Time: 9 a.m. - 6 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

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



What to Bring: water, lunch, layered clothing (depending on weather), good shoes (NOT flip-flops).



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.



Horseback Riding

  • Date: Sunday, April 15
  • 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 $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.



What to bring: Water, lunch, long pants, sneakers and sunscreen.



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.



Hammock Day

  • Date: Wednesday, April 18
  • Time: 2:30 - 5 p.m.
  • Location: Student Center Quad
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Hangout with your friends in the Quad in a Hammock! (BYOH) Bring your own or hang in one of our’s! Free snacks will provided alongside an introduction to slacklining.



Destress Hike

  • Date: Friday, April 20
  • Time: 11 a.m. - 2 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

Research shows that spending time outdoors increases your attention span and creative problem solving skills by 50%. Recuperate and tune out the noise of finals this weekend with a Destress Hike at Eagle Rock Reservation.



Friday Night Fire Pit

  • Date: Friday, April 20
  • 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!



Moderate Hike - Ice Caves

  • Date: Saturday, April 21
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: 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

This trail hike features spectacular views, follows a narrow path through crevices of the Ice Caves, and continues to Verkeerderkill Falls - the highest waterfall trail in the Shawangunk Mountains.



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



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



Horseback Riding

  • Date: Sunday, April 22
  • 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 $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.



What to bring: Water, lunch, long pants, sneakers and sunscreen.



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.



Is the Price Right?

  • Date: Wednesday, April 25
  • Time: Doors open at 6:30 p.m., event starts at 7 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Gym
  • Registration: Register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Come on down to the Student Recreation Center to win some fabulous prizes like a 32 inch TV or an Xbox! Think you can guess the price of our awesome prizes? They can be yours if you are the closest! First 100 participants to register will receive a free t-shirt. You must have a Student ID in order to win prizes.



Friday Night Fire Pit

  • Date: Friday, April 27
  • 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!



Rec Nights - Miniature Golf

  • Date: Sunday, April 29
  • Time: 8 - 11 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Front Lawn
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

We’re bringing the rec to you! Mini Golf course right at your front door.



Yoga and Yogurt

  • Date: Tuesday, May 1
  • Time: 12 - 1 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Multipurpose Room 1
  • Registration: Registration is not required.
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

This is our semester tradition of de-stressing before finals. Come take part in a yoga class and enjoy healthy snacks afterward.



Mountain Top Yoga

  • Date: Wednesday, May 2
  • Time: 12 - 3 p.m.
  • Location: Begins and ends at the Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Registration begins March 15. Register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Grab a breath of fresh air and unwind! This afternoon features a short hike through Mills County Park that includes an instructed yoga class. You will be able to practice your salutations all within sight of the skyline! Yoga mats will be provided.



Yoga and Yogurt

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

Couldn't make our first event Yoga and Yogurt event? You are in luck! We have a second class! This is our semester tradition of de-stressing before finals. Come take part in a yoga class and enjoy healthy snacks afterward.



Cap Decorating

  • Date: Thursday, May 3
  • Time: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Location: Student Recreation Center
  • Registration: Register in the Student Recreation Center main office or over the phone (973-655-3340).
  • Cost: Cost for Students $10 | Faculty/Staff/Guest $20

The Student Recreation Center welcomes all graduating students for a chance to decorate their caps. We will supply all materials, just bring your caps!



Overnight Camping Trip

  • Date: Friday, May 11 - Sunday, May 13
  • Time: 10 a.m. on Friday to 2 p.m. on Sunday
  • Location: Ricketts Glen State Park (Van leaves from and returns to 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 $30

Two-night camping trip to Ricketts Glen State Forest in Pennsylvania. Camping will take place in tents. This trip will feature a hike that follows a series of waterfalls. We will prepare all meals, including dinner on Friday; breakfast, lunch and dinner on Saturday; and breakfast on Sunday. Depart Friday; return Sunday.

What to Bring: Sturdy shoes, bedding, toiletries, and empty water bottles. NO ALCOHOL PERMITTED.

Potential Hazards: Poisonous plants/allergies, insect bites, unpredictable weather changes, sunburn/heat exhaustion, dehydration, steep, rocky, and/or slippery terrain, rolling or falling rocks, snakes and large animals, injuries including sprains/strains, abrasions, lacerations, and fractures.



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