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NJ's only cross-country ski club

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Upcoming Activities

Note: Non-members are welcome to attend these activities unless stated otherwise.

Oktoberfest! at Ringwood State Park
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Hike, bike and picnic lunch
Ski gear presentation by Neal's Sports Emporium
Free for club members; guest fee $10

About Membership Meetings
Membership meetings are held monthly from
October through March, normally at the Parsippany Public Library.
Most meetings include a presentation on some aspect of cross-country skiing.
A Holiday Party may take the place of the December meeting.

Meeting Schedule 2016-17
Tuesday, November 1 at 7 p.m.
Membership Meeting at Parsippany Public Library
"Escape to the Snow with New Jersey Nordic"
Preview of upcoming trips and slideshow of recent trips

Tuesday, January 10 at 7 p.m.
Membership Meeting at Parsippany Public Library
Program to be announced

Tuesday, February 14 at 7 p.m.
Membership Meeting at Parsippany Public Library
"Backwoods Skis and Backwoods Skiing"

Tuesday, March 14 at 7 p.m.
Membership Meeting at Parsippany Public Library
Program to be announced

Tuesday, April 12 at 7 p.m.
Membership Meeting at Parsippany Public Library
Program to be announced

Please arrive at 6:30 p.m. for refreshments and socializing.
The programs begin promptly at 7 p.m.

Among our recent programs:
  • "What's New in Ski Equipment" by Neal De Graaff of Neal's Sports Emporium, New Jersey's premier cross-country ski shop
  • "Skiing the Length of Vermont", video program on Vermont's Catamount Trail with commentary by Linda Baydin, former board member of the Catamount Trail Association
  • "MELT for Fitness" Relieve pain, improve flexibility, and ski better with the MELT method of self-massage. Karel Littman, Advanced Instructor of the MELT method.
  • "The ABCs of Snowshoeing" presented by REI
  • "Better Alignment for Better Skiing (and vice versa)"
    presented by chiropractor Jeannine Baer, D. C. of Stirling Health & Pain Management


  • Directions to Parsippany Public Library, 449 Halsey Road, Parsippany
    from NJ-10 (east or west)
    *Turn onto Route 202 North
    * Turn right at the third light at Halsey Road by the Gulf station.
    *The library is the first building on the left.
    *The entrance is at the far end of the parking lot.

    from I-287 (north or south)
    * Take Exit 39 onto Route 10 West.
    * Follow the directions above.

    from I-80 (east or west)
    * Take Exit 42A, US 202 South (Morris Plains/Parsippany).
    * Turn left at the third light at Halsey Road by the Gulf station.
    * The Library is the first building on the left.
    * The entrance is at the far end of the parking lot.

    from US-46 (east or west)
    * Turn onto Cherry Hill Road.
    * Go through the first light and bear right onto Littleton Road (US 202 South)
    * Turn left at the third light at Halsey Road by the Gulf station.
    * The Library is the first building on the left.
    * The entrance is at the far end of the parking lot.

    Red marker on following map indicates library.

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