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Branchburg Recreation  

   Director: John Voli 
 Program Coordinator: Bill Caldarola        Secretary: Audrey Henry

Phone:  908-526-1300 x 187 or 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. 
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REGISTRATION still going on!
Pool OPENS Saturday, May 27, 11am - 7pm  thru Memorial Day.
Weekends only until June 26 when we open 7 days a week.
Tuesdays & Fridays in July open until 8:00pm
(NOTE: Please do not create a new account in Community Pass if you need your user name and/or password call us and we will be happy to assist you. Previous Member? Your Pool ID cards will automatically activate at the start of the season. New Member? An email will go out for your pool ID.)

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Now Open, Programs begin
the week of April 17th.
Please note: Girls Fall Field Hockey registers NOW!
Register by July 14 to avoid a late fee!

is available for Whiton Camp ONLY.
Registration ends May 19th
~ Camp FAQ's 2023 below ~
SummerCampBooklet click here

Camp FAQs 2023

Register online through Community Pass by

Clicking Here

Spring/Summer 2023 Program Guide
Click Orange Button Below To View Program Information

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Somerset County Youth Services
Resources available
click here for information


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 occasionally a guest speaker. 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 2023!

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


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

 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:

  CommunityPass Online Program Registration

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


Township Recreation Facilities
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**

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The Branchburg Recre
ation 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.


For applications Click the following position
you are interested in applying for:
Summer Camp Counselors 
Counselor-in-Training (CIT)
Lifeguard @ BSSCPool
Gate Attendants


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
Program Coordinator: Bill Caldarola
Administrative Secretary & Seniors Program Coordinator:  Audrey Henry
Tel. No: 908-526-1300 x188