Borough of Sussex

Settled in 1742

Community and Cultural Events Advisory Committee

The Sussex Borough Community and Cultural Events Advisory Committee assumes a role in developing a sense of community and enhancing the quality of life by providing recreational and social programs for the residents and visitors by organizing and hosting special events.

Committee Secretary

Anita Anthony

Committee Members

Name Email Term Expires
Mario Poggi Council Representative 12/31/23
Anita Anthony Full Member (3-yr) 12/31/24
Melissa Felix Full Member (3-yr) 12/31/24
Linda McGee Full Member (3-yr) 12/31/23
Virginia Yorke Full Member (3-yr) 12/31/25
Damaris Lira Alternate Member I 12/31/23
VACANT Alternate Member II 12/31/24


Meetings are scheduled for the first Wednesday of the month, beginning at 7:00 p.m. and are held at the Sussex Borough Hall Building, 2 Main Street, Sussex. Meeting dates are subject to change - please refer to the Meetings page for the latest meeting information, agendas, and minutes.


2023 Events

Event Date Time Location
Easter Egg Hunt April 1 10 AM to 12 PM Sussex Borough Community and Cultural Events Center
Little Royals June 3 4 to 6 PM Sussex Borough Community and Cultural Events Center
Ice Cream Social & Jam June 30 7 to 9 PM Deckertown Commons
Moth Night July 28 8 to 10 PM Deckertown Commons
Ice Cream Social & Jam August 25 7 to 9 PM Deckertown Commons
Sussex Boro Day October 21 11 AM to 4 PM Brookside Park
Holiday Tree Lighting November 25 6 PM Deckertown Commons
Holiday House Decorating Contest December 16 through 20 All of Sussex Boro

Volunteer — Become Involved

Members of the Committee are volunteers appointed by the Mayor in January. If you are interested in serving on this committee, please download the volunteer form, complete, and return to Boro Hall. You do not need to commit as full member — we are always looking for volunteers for special events! Contact Anita Anthony for more information about project volunteers.

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