An Action packed day in Hanover this Saturday for families and residents


HANOVER TOWNSHIP — Hanover Township will be hosting two very exciting events that will offer an action packed filled day for area residents, on Saturday, June 8.

Start the day off at Whippany Park High School as the Hanover Township Education hosts it’s 5th Annual Hanover’s Run for Health. The 5K will start at 8:30 a.m. on Whippany Road, there is also a one mile fun walk for the less competitive.

This years’ corporate sponsor includes Wegmans and Barclays Capital. Jersey Bound will once again offer the entertainment and 24 Hour Fitness will lead the warm-up.  Last year there were over 600 registrations and this years’ organizers confirm that the registrations are right up there again.  Medals will be offered in every five year age group and trophies will be awarded to top male and female finishers.  Each participant will receive a drawstring bag that will include community offers and information.

Over 50 sponsors have contributed to this event and will definitely be an event not to be missed. It’s not too late to participate, click here to sign up.

In the afternoon, The Hanover Rotary Club will be hosting their annual Duck Race. Dozens of ducks will be swimming in the Malapardis Pond located on Malapardis Road, Cedar Knolls. The lucky ducks will have many local offers and prizes assigned to them. You won’t want to miss out on this popular event.

They start the fun at 1:00 p.m. with Flo the Clown, Horse & Buggy Rides, Free Food for children and many more fun activities. Duck launch starts at 3:00 p.m.

Mr. Ducky is traveling around Hanover Township spreading the word about this event and we’ll keep you posted with pictures and videos.

For more information or to purchase ducks, email