Canal Day

Town Hall in Wharton, NJ

Morris Canal Lock 2 East
Morris Canal

Winter at the Morris Canal Lock 2 East

National Night Out
National Night Out

Members of the Wharton Fire Department at National Night Out 2019

Irondale Mountain

Irondale Mountain

Color Run

2017 Color Run

Library Dedication 2019
Wharton Library

Library Dedication 2019

Canal Lock

Washington Forge Pond

Wharton News

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Upcoming Events
Calendar Garbage Zone B
Date October 20 2021
Calendar Electronic Waste Pick Up- Sticker Required
Date October 21 2021
Calendar Outdoor Halloween Movie Night
Date October 21 2021 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Calendar Yard Waste Pick Up
Date October 25 2021
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Senior Events
Calendar Medicals
Date October 21 2021 9:30 am - 1:15 pm
Calendar Shopping
Date October 22 2021 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Calendar Shopping
Date October 25 2021 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Calendar Medicals
Date October 26 2021 9:30 am - 1:15 pm

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Fall is always a busy time of year and this year is no different in Wharton.

Our annual Job Fair is coming up on September 22nd from 5-7 p.m. outdoors at the MacKinnon Middle School located at 137 E. Central Ave. There will be approximately 35 companies in attendance looking for new employees. For more information on the Job Fair click here.

The Wharton Police Department and Municipal Alliance are hosting the second National Night Out on October 2nd from 3-6 p.m. at the MacKinnon Middle School. For more information on National Night Out click here.

The Municipal Alliance is sponsoring a Donut Dash 5K on October 3rd starting at 8 a.m. at the MacKinnon Middle School. For more information and to register click here.

Fall Sports are in full swing with Soccer and Football starting their fall seasons.

Get your costumes ready, because HalloWharton is on October 30th for Wharton residents only. There is also Safe Trick or Treating at the Fire House on October 31st.

A reminder that the last day to register to vote in the General Election is October 12th. The General Election is on Tuesday, November 2nd. For more information on General Election click here.

It’s going to be another fun fall in Wharton!