Residents Come Out to Support Second Annual New Providence Night Out.
Monday, September 23, 2013 • 4:45pm
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The second annual New Providence Night Out was held on Saturday night, Sept. 21. This was a fundraiser sponsored by the New Providence Athletic Foundation. The funds collected will help pay off the remaining debt on the Lieder Field renovation project.
Families gathered at New Providence High School Leider Field under the lights. There were plenty of activities to keep the kids entertained. High school students helped run football drills and kicked the soccer ball around with the kids.
The New York Knicks Groove Truck was there for basketball fun under the lights, kids went home with a Knicks bag and tee shirt.
The highlight of the evening was the competition for the “Pioneer Cup,” a running race between students at Salt Brook and AW Roberts School. After the results were tallied the winner of this year’s cup was announced: Salt Brook School.
The New Providence Athletic Foundation thanked the following businesses for their support: Argent Plumbing, McGrath's Hardware, and Creative Wallcoverings & Interiors, Local agencies who volunteered included: NPHS High School Athletes, Booster Club, PAL, Chiefs and Rebels LAX, NP Soccer Club, NPHS Band, NP Recreation Department, BOE, and the NP Athletic Foundation.