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Branchburg Recreation

Director: John Voli, Director
Program Coordinator: Bill Caldarola       
Secretary & Sr. Citizen Program Coordinator: Audrey Henry

Department Phone:  908-526-1300 x 188

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. 

Follow us on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/BburgRecDept/

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**Important Notice Before You Register**
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the number of registrations will be limited for 2021.  Registrations for Branchburg residents will be handled on a first come first serve basis.  Non residents may also register now but will be placed on a wait list and added to the membership on May 15, 2021 based on availability.  Everyone is encouraged to register prior to May 15, 2021.  In order to comply with New Jersey Department of Health and Branchburg Health Department Covid-19 guidelines, the Township may be required to deny or limit member access to the pool facility on occasion or implement a daily registration system for its use.  The Township will not issue refunds for any such limitations placed on member use of the pool facilities.
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NOTICE to Registered Pool Members:
Before visiting the pool, ALL MEMBERS MUST obtain a PHOTO ID CARD.
You have the option of uploading a current photo of yourself (and each member of your family if they are members) or photos are taken at the Recreation Office in the Municipal Annex, at 34 Kenbury Road. Members 4 years of age and up must have a photo ID CARD. 
(NOTE: If you have uploaded a photo of yourself and it does not look like you at time of ID card pick up, you will be charged $15 for a replacement ID card & a new photo will be taken.)

The schedule for photos is as follows:
Saturday, May 1: 9:30 am – 1:00pm
Monday, May 3rd from 4:30 – 6:30pm
Tuesday, May 4 - Thursday, June 24: 10:00am - 3:00pm (Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays ONLY)
NO PHOTO’s will be taken at Branchburg’s Silver Saddle Swim Club.
NO payments will be accepted during the PHOTO ID CARD SESSIONS.

WAIVER for POOL MEMBERS click here to read & review

Pool Hours
May 29 - June 27 (Weekends Only)  11:00 am - 7:00 pm
June 28 - September 6 (Open 7 Days A Week)  11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Swim Lessons
Open To Children Ages 3 - 12
Lesson Dates:  June 28 - July 8  /  July 12 - July 22  /  July 26 - August 5  /  August 9 - August 19
(Limited Spots Are Available)
**Notice: For anyone with walking difficulties, a golf cart will be available for transporting to pool area.
To Register for the POOL Click here.

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Spring/Summer Program Booklet 
Click the button
Below!

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(With the nicer weather we will be moving choice programs outside come May!) 

Register NOW for Spring/Summer programs 
online through Community Pass...
CLICK HERE

Programs begin April 12! 

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SUMMER CAMPREGISTRATION
                  Click HERE
https://register.communitypass.net/Branchburg
Registration ends May 21st.
(Camp is open to residents only)
Camp dates: June 28 - August 6, 2021
Register children according to current grade.
Grades K - 5; Whiton or White Oak Park.
 Grades 6 - 8, Teen Scene at BCMS
(Please note: Teen Scene trips are not currently scheduled due to Covid-19 restrictions.)
 Camp Information Booklet
click below for the
SUMMER CAMP BOOKLET here. 

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'Senior Corner'

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Due to Covid-19 the Branchburg Senior Citizens Club
will not be meeting until further notice.
Seniors 55 and older are invited to share in the Branchburg Senior Citizens Club
activities, on Thursdays, at the Community Room at Whiton Hills,
Route 202 South, Building 10, Lower Level.
Branchburg Senior Citizen Club business meetings are held the first Thursday
of the month with sandwiches, cupcakes and coffee.
Social meetings are held on the third Thursday of the month with
"theme" luncheons celebrating: St. Patrick's Day, Baseball's Spring Training,
Halloween, Thanksgiving and the Holiday Season.
Other Thursdays are fun days for socializing with others in playing cards,
pool, doing puzzles, crafts etc. On fun days a light lunch is available at
a nominal cost. All other luncheon costs are included in the $15 yearly dues.
Off site events include a May/Spring luncheon, June & September Picnics
at White Oak Park and a December Holiday Day Trip.
For more information on the Senior Club please phone: 908-253-0828

If you are a Senior and have a request or program idea, please call
Audrey in Recreation - 908-526-1300 x 188

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Employment Opportunity

SUMMER CAMP
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A GREAT SUMMER
WORK EXPERIENCE?
DO YOU ENJOY WORKING WITH KIDS?
APPLY NOW!

CAMP SUNSUMMER CAMP COUNSELOR APPLICATION
or
Summer Camp Counselor-in-Training Application CAMP SUN 2
All Camp Counselor & C.I.T. applications and references
are due by APRIL 1st. 
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Dive into applying for a position at
Branchburg's Silver Saddle Pool
Pool Covid Ambassador Application
Pool Gate Check application
(For Complete Pool information go to the Recreation Community Pool tab under, Departments)

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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 Trail map
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South Branch River Trail

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 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: https://www.somersetcountyparks.org

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 CommunityPass Online Program Registration 

Register Now button
Create your family account and enjoy quick,
convenient and secure program registration via credit card.
(Please contact the Recreation office if you have forgotten your 
user name and/or password to Community Pass. Please do not create a new
family account!)

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Facility Use & Permit Information
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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 10:00pm Labor Day through Memorial Day.
** Effective as of 2/2020**

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Township Recreation Facilities include;
White Oak Park, Old Towne Park,
Ten Eyck Park & Marshal Street Park

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

CLICK on the yellow banner on the Township Website;
Stay up-to-date EMAIL ALERTS to register.

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Branchburg Recreation Master Plan Information
If you are interested is reviewing the Branchburg Recreation Master Plan, please click here. 

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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 the sport balls below for details.
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Recreation Director: John Voli
Program Coordinator: Bill Caldarola
Administrative Secretary & Senior Citizen Program Coordinator: Audrey Henry
Tel. No: 908-526-1300 x188