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Director of Recreation: John Voli
Assistant Recreation Director & Senior Citizen Program Director: Audrey Henry
Program Coordinator: Holly Scanlon 
Phone:  908-526-1300 x 187
34 Kenbury Road
Branchburg, NJ 08876


At the Branchburg Recreation Department – “OUR WORK IS YOUR PLAY!!”  Our goal is to provide the residents of Branchburg with
the opportunity to participate in a diverse array of programs, trips and events in their leisure time. 
These activities are offered throughout the calendar year typically in winter, spring, summer and fall sessions. 
Detailed information on our current offerings and registration procedures can be found below. 
Information is also distributed through the school systems individual school websites,
the local papers and Comcast channel 27 and FIOS channel 46.   
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PARKS & PAVILIONS FACILITY CALENDAR
To view the calendar for each park/pavilion facility reservation click on the link above.


Febraury
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WINTER Program Guide 2024
Program Registration for the Second Winter Session
is ongoing and programs begin the week of February 19th.
Click Orange Button Below To View Program Information only 

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Register online through
Community Pass 
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SPRING program registration begins on
Monday, March 25 and programs begin the week 
of April 8th. 

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Positions 2024 Pool & Camp
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LINK to JOB APPLICATIONS.
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Somerset County Youth Services
Resources available
click here for information
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Branchburg Senior Citizens Program
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Residents, 55 & over, are invited to become members of the Branchburg Senior Program.
Registration takes place in January & dues are $25.00 for resident members & $35 for all 'grandfathered' non-residents.
Meetings are held on the first and third Thursdays at the Community Room at Whiton Hills, 1032 Abby Way
Building #10, Lower Level, off Route 202 South.
Senior Program business meetings are held on the first Thursday of
 each month @ 11:30am  and include dessert and coffee/tea and a guest speaker or entertainment.
Luncheons / socials are held on the third Thursday of the month with themed
specials such as Valentine’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day, Kentucky Derby Day, Picnics, and Holiday Luncheons.
‘Fun Days’ are the second and fourth Thursdays and the Community Room at Whiton Hills
is open for socializing, playing cards or pool,
doing puzzles & crafts from 10am to 3:30pm. Trips are often planned on these days.

Senior Calendar for 2024
The Senior Calendar s a work in progress, still waiting on trip information and speakers availability. 
This will be reposted as information becomes available.

For more information on the Branchburg Senior Program call Audrey Henry
@ the Branchburg Recreation Department
(908) 526-1300 x 188.

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Take a Walk on the Wild Side
Enjoy a beautiful hike or stroll (no motorized vehicles please)
at one of our communities hidden gems!
They are available for all to enjoy, dawn to dusk!

River Lea Farm Trail
 at the John Sanford Preserve
2084 South Branch Road, Branchburg
River Lea Trail..

Irene Leslie Preserve
101 Leslie Lane, Branchburg
Irene Leslie Trail Map
Thank you to Boy Scout, Ethan Miller for his outstanding Eagle Scout project with 
improvements to the Irene Leslie Nature Preserve. New signs, trail markers and bench.

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South Branch River Walk Trail
Right along the beautiful South Branch of the Raritan River,
Park at either end of the trail, Elm Street parking lot by the bridge or
Black Point Road Parking lot. (1.2 miles in length)
South Branch River Walk trail

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SCPC
 through their 
Therapeutic Recreation Department, 
offer a wide variety of recreation and leisure activities and programs
to residents with developmental disabilities. 
Check out their website at: http://www.somersetcountyparks.org/therapeutic-recreation

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  CommunityPass Online Program Registration
RegisterNow 

Create your family account and enjoy quick,
convenient and secure program registration via credit card.

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Township Recreation Facilities
Rec Pavilion
Click on the map to see what facilities there are in the township parks:
White Oak Park Map 2015

Facility Use & Permit Information
download (1)Please note, effective immediately - UPDATED LIGHT USE for
Tennis & Basketball Courts **
All push button lights will run for 30 minutes and may be utilized between
Dusk and 10:00pm Memorial Day through Labor Day, and from
Dusk to 9:00pm Labor Day through Memorial Day.
** Effective as of 11/2019**

Sign up for GovDelivery to Receive Recreation and
Township Wide News & Alerts
 

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The Branchburg Recreation Department is always
seeking new ideas and input from the community.
If you have a program or activity you would like to see
implemented or if you have a special talent that you would
like to share with others, please feel free to call us and
we will do our best to make it happen.

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APPLICATIONS ARE NOW available for
Summer Camp Counselors & Counselor in Training

Lifeguards & Gate Attendants Application
at the Branchburg Silver Saddle Community Pool
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Branchburg Recreation Master Plan Information
If you are interested is reviewing the Branchburg Recreation Master Plan, please click here.

Branchburg Youth Sports Organizations
The majority of the youth sports programs offered in Branchburg are privately run
and are not operated by the Township of Branchburg. To obtain further details
and contact information regarding these private organizations,
click below for details.
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Recreation Director:  John Voli
Assistant Recreation Director & Senior Citizen Program Director: Audrey Henry
Program Coordinator: Holly Scanlon
Tel. No: 908-526-1300 x187