MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Poricy Park Conservancy will accept donations beginning August 1st for the Great Lawn Sale scheduled for Saturday, October 10, 2015 at Poricy Park, 345 Oak Hill Road, Middletown, NJ.

For those that are unable to make the Great Lawn Sale but would like to donate items, Poricy Park Conservancy is accepting for resale gently used household items, pictures, furniture, and clothing, shoes/athletic shoes (all clothing and shoes must be bagged separately). All proceeds from the sale of your donations will benefit Poricy Park Conservancy, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. PPC reserves the right to refuse items deemed inappropriate.

Donations can be dropped off during the week, beginning August 3rd, Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm at the Nature Center. Off hour drop off dates are:

            Saturday, 8/1/15, 9:00am-11:00am

            Tuesday, 8/18/15, 6:30pm-8:30pm

            Sunday, 8/30/15, 1:00pm-3:00pm


Vendors Needed!
Are you an artisan or a crafter? Have new products to sell? Need to clean out your garage, empty that attic or de-clutter your home? Come sell it at The Poricy Park Great Lawn Sale!

Don't let strangers come to your home, rent a 10'x20' space to display your goods for only $25 (tax deductible donation). Reserve your spot by September 25th and you will be listed as a participant on the Poricy Park website. Reservations after September 25th or on the day of the event will be $30 per spot. Applications are available on the Poricy Park website (www.PoricyPark.org).

The Great Lawn Sale will be held on Saturday, October 10, 2015, from 9:00am to 1:00pm on the great lawn of Poricy Park, 345 Oak Hill Road, Middletown, near the Nature Center. The event will be held rain or shine.

Food vendors are welcome to participate at the event; applications are available on the Poricy Park website. Food vendor spots are limited and are available on a first paid basis ($75 per spot).

Sponsors to date include MI-BOX and New 2 Your Kids. Interested in becoming a Sponsor of the Great Lawn Sale? Sponsorship information and applications are available on the website or call the Nature Center for details.

For additional information about the Great Lawn Sale or Poricy Park, visit www.PoricyPark.org, or call the Nature Center at 732-842-5966. Donations to Poricy Park Conservancy are tax deductible as allowed by law.


All community and summer camp programs are run by Poricy Park Conservancy, a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization, located at 345 Oak Hill Road in Middletown Township. With exceptional ecological resources, the 250 acre historical and nature site makes it one of the largest parks in Monmouth County. PPC offers a variety of class trips for school children with hands-on programs including history, science and nature for pre-K through 5th grade. The Park offers recreational activities such as magnificent wooded hiking trails, bird watching, pristine pond settings, fishing, and a one-of-a-kind 70 million year-old Cretaceous fossil bed. Poricy Park is home to the 1770 NJ Historic Murray Farmhouse and Barn. The Nature Center is open Monday-Friday, 9:00am-4:00pm and weekends based on scheduled programs. For more information please visit www.PoricyPark.org, or call 732-842-5966. ###