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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

Programs and Special Events

  • Fall and Winter Programs

     

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    PROGRAM CATALOG

  • Fall and Winter Programs Now Open For Registration!
  • The Lawrence Recreation Fall and Winter programs are now open for registration. Please click here to browse and register!

  • Lawrence Township Community Day
  • The Lawrence Township Community Day will be held on Sunday, October 7th from 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm at Village Park. Please see this flyer for event details. Lawrence Township businesses, community service and non-profit organizations may register to be a vendor by clicking this link.

  • Red, White and Bang Kids Triathlon
  • Please click here to see the final results for the Red, White and Bang Kids Triathlon.

  • Help Wanted!
  • The Lawrence Recreation Department is in search of the following part-time positions (listed below). Please contact us by email or calling (609) 844-7065.

    Lifeguards

    Certified Yoga Instructor

    Pickleball Instructor/League Supervisor

    Fall/Winter Basketball Skills Clinic Instructor

    Aquatic Exercise Instructor

Closings / Cancellations / Changes:

  • Unfortunately, the Lawrence High School pool will not be opened this week (9/17 - 9/22) due to continued maintenance by the Lawrence Public School District.  Please check this website for further updates on the LHS pool’s opening.

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Programs, Schedules & Forms


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
  • Bill Chester
  • Glenn Collins
  • Bob Dalle Pazze
  • Bobbie Giglio
  • William Pitman
  • Nick Sferra
  • 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.

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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.