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Recreation Department

Nancy Bergen, Superintendent of Recreation

Email: nbergen@lawrencetwp.com
Phone: 609-844-7065
Fax: 609-895-1484

Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday

ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Fall / Winter Programs
  • Registration for fall and winter programs is now open! Please register by logging in to your CommunityPass account.

  • Basketball Clinic
  • Boys and Girls 1st and 2nd grade basketball clinic registration is now available. Please register for the clinics by logging on to CommunityPass account. Please click here for the flyer.

  • Lawrence High School Pool
  • The high school pool is now open. Please click here to see the pool schedule for the week of December 11.

  • Fall Swim Lesson Registration Now Open
  • Please register for Fall Swim Lessons by logging on to CommunityPass. Please click here for swim lesson schedule.

  • Lifeguards Needed
  • If you are looking for part-time work and have your lifeguard certification, the Recreation Department is hiring lifeguards. You may contact the Recreation Department for additional information or if you are interested in acquiring your certification to become a lifeguard.

    If you are interested in acquiring your lifeguard certification or recertification, please click this link for information.

CLOSINGS / CANCELLATIONS / CHANGES:

  • the High School pool is closed tonight, December 15.

 

 

registration form

Programs, Schedules & Forms

Program Details and Forms

  • On-line Registration is available for all programs through this link.
  • The General Registration form can be used for any program offered by the Recreation Department.
  • Individuals interested in requesting financial assistance for registration fees can fill out the form.
  • Use of Township facilities including athletic fields and park pavilions requires a permit issued by the Lawrence Township Recreation Department.
  • Medical release form.
  • Employment Application
  • Most supporting documents require Adobe Reader to view and print.
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For additional youth programs in Lawrence Township such as soccer, baseball, and football, see related links at the bottom of the page.

Facilities

Township Parks

Lawrence Trail Map

Township Fields

  • Baseball/Softball Fields in Central Park:
  • Colavita Field
  • Carroll Field
  • Grant Field
  • Hughes Field
  • Pezzicola Field

  • Football Field in Central Park:
  • Elvin Bethea Field

  • Soccer Fields:
  • Armory Fields
  • Mooch Myernick Training Facility in Village Park
  • Zimmer Field in Central Park

  • Softball Fields in Village Park:
  • Betty Leedom Field
  • Gatterdam Field

  • Lacrosse Fields
  • Central Park

Department Contacts

Municipal Building

2207 Lawrenceville Road, PO Box 6006, Lawrenceville NJ 08648

  • Nancy Bergen - Superintendent of Recreation
    Phone: 609-844-7067

Senior Center

30 Darrah Lane East, Lawrenceville NJ 08648

Advisory Board

The Lawrence Township Recreation Advisory Committe is appointed by the Township Council to work with the Lawrence Township Recreation Department to plan and promote activities for the residents of Lawrence. The Committee meets the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm in the Lower Level Conference room. Residents are encouraged to attend these meetings.

  • Ed Budzinski
  • Siobhan Cahill
  • Ernie Cerone
  • Glenn Collins
  • Ron Dziminski
  • Bob Dalle Pazze
  • George Ferenchick
  • Alyson Fischer
  • William Pitman
  • Marie Tagliaferri
  • Sigmund Zegarski

Related Links

Logo of Lawrence Hamnett SoccerLawrence Hamnett Soccer Association
A volunteer organization providing recreational and competitive soccer opportunities for boys and girls 5 to 17 years old living in Lawrence Township.

Logo of Lawrence Lacrosse

Lawrence Lacrosse Club
A volunteer organization that organizes and coordinates recreational and competitive lacrosse for boys and girls between Pre-K to 8th grade.

Lawrence Township Junior Baseball/Softball Association
A volunteer organization that organizes and coordinates baseball and softball leagues for boys and girls between 8 and 18 years of age.

Logo of Lawrence Lightning Junior Football ClubLawrence Junior Cardinal Football Club
A volunteer organization that provides a competitve contact football program for boys in Lawrence Township. They offer 4 travel teams for boys in grades 1 to 8.

Lawrence Township Board of Education
The home page for the Lawrence Township School District.

Logo of Lawrence Nature CenterLawrence Township Nature Center
The website for the Rinck House and the Lawrence Township Outdoor Education/Nature Center.

Lawrence Hopewell Trail
The off-road path that when completed will wind its way for more than 20 miles through Hopewell and Lawrence connecting parkland, open space and other attractions in the two communities.

Logo of Lawrence Community CenterLawrence Community Center
The Lawrence Community Center at 295 Eggert Crossing Road provides recreation, social and educational opportunities for the entire community.