Nancy Bergen, Superintendent of Recreation
Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday
- Memorial Day Parade
- Summer Programs
- Community Garden
- Stroke and Turn
- Swim Lessons
- Safety Town
Registration for the Community Garden is now open to returning gardeners. Please contact the Lawrence Recreation Department by telephone or email to reserve your plot. Registration will open to general public on Tuesday, March 21st.
Click here for registration form.
Click here to see details on volunteer opportunities for students 7th grade or older.
- 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.
CLOSINGS / CANCELLATIONS / CHANGES:
- All Township fields are closed.
Program Details and Forms
For additional youth programs in Lawrence Township such as soccer, baseball, and football, see related links at the bottom of the page.
- Carson Woods
- Central Park
- Colonial Lake Park
- Drexel Woods
- Eldridge Park
- Gilpin Park
- Hamnett Park
- Lawrence Veterans Park
- Shipetauken Woods
- Stonicker Park
- Village Park
- Baseball/Softball Fields in Central Park:
- Colavita Field
- Carroll Field
- Grant Field
- Hughes Field
- Pezzicola Field
Football Field in Central Park:
- Elvin Bethea Field
- Armory Fields
- Mooch Myernick Training Facility in Village Park
- Zimmer Field in Central Park
Softball Fields in Village Park:
- Betty Leedom Field
- Gatterdam Field
- Central Park
2207 Lawrenceville Road, PO Box 6006, Lawrenceville NJ 08648
- Nancy Bergen - Superintendent of Recreation
- Jeff Radice - Recreation Leader
30 Darrah Lane East, Lawrenceville NJ 08648
- Lillian LaSalle, Executive Director Office on Aging
- Coral Phillips, Clerk
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
- Ernie Cerone
- Glenn Collins
- Bob Dalle Pazze
- Ed Fedorko
- George Ferenchick
- Alyson Fischer
- William Pitman
- Christopher Sawasky
- Marie Tagliaferri
- Sigmund Zegarski
Lawrence 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.
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.
Lawrence 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.
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.
Lawrence Community Center
The Lawrence Community Center at 295 Eggert Crossing Road provides recreation, social and educational opportunities for the entire community.