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The Recreation Department provides a variety of community recreation programs for
children of all ages and adults. We provide:
Bernardsville Recreation offers a variety of programs for all age groups year round.
The programs vary for the children: After School Enrichment, Basketball, Wrestling,
Cartooning Workshops, a wide array of Summer Camps, and much more.
For the adults the programs offered are bus trips to different exciting locations
and also we have Senior Theme Parties throughout the year.
The Bernardsville Borough Recreation Department offers employment opportunities
in pool and camp. For additional information, contact the Recreation Office.
The Polo Grounds consist of a football field, baseball field, and a multi-purpose
field. Currently under construction for additional multi-purpose fields.
Location: From the Rte. 202 Mt. Airy Road intersection travel 1 mile North on Anderson
Hill Road. Right onto Seney Drive. Roadway 1/2 mile on Right at School.
Kiwanis consists of 2 Little League playing fields and Peter's Park Playground.
Location: From the Rte. 202 Mt. Airy Road intersection travel 1 mile South on Mt.
Airy Road. Right onto Bernards Ave. Left onto Maple Street. Right onto Pine Street.
Claremont consists of a Little League field, Tiny Tot Playground, and the Recreation
Location: From the Rte. 202 Mt. Airy Road intersection travel North on Anderson
Hill Road. Left onto Mine Mt. Road. Left onto Park Lane. Park is at the end of Park
Rosebowl is a lighted softball field.
Location: From the Rte. 202 Mt. Airy Road intersection travel 1 mile South on Route
202. Field is located after Borough Hall.
To register for Recreation’s Programs and Activities, please go to our Registration System.
How can I register for a program?
You may register online here or you can come in person or mail the registration form available in the online forms to the Recreation office located at: 166 Mine Brook Road Bernardsville, NJ 07924.
Where can I find what your offerings are during the year?
We will announce programs on this website. We also advertise through the local newspaper, place notices via the Somerset Hills School Districts Fridays Folders, and also place flyers at the Bernardsville Library. We post on the Somerset Hills Schools District cable Channel 14 (Comcast).
How can I get on your mailing list?
Call the Recreation Office at 908-766-2546 we will gladly place your name and address on our list.
If my child goes to the Somerset Hills School district (which includes Far Hills, Peapack/Gladstone and Bedminster) am I considered a resident of Bernardsville?
No, only if you live in the Borough of Bernardsville are you considered a resident.
POLICY It is the goal of the Bernardsville Recreation Committee to encourage
the usage of its recreational fields for worthwhile, non-profit purposes when such
uses do not interfere with the Borough or school-sponsored recreational programs.
The Department of Recreation reserves the exclusive right to determine the eligibility
of an organization and to assign a classification and prioritization to any application
for the use of fields.
These organizations whose aim and intended use are consistent with the general policy-
entitled Terms for Use of Fields – shall be considered eligible and classified as
Field Allocations: Fields will be allocated to the above Community, Area,
and Out of Area groups according to percentage of Bernardsville residents.
Equal Opportunity: No applicant shall, be discriminated against and no applicant
shall be denied use of the fields on the basis of race, color, national origin,
sexual orientation, gender, religion or disability.
Code of Conduct: The Recreation Committee supports sportsmanship on behalf
of all involved in events conducted on Borough of Bernardsville property. In accordance
with NJ Statutes Chapter 74 of Title 5 (August 25, 2002), applicants are required
to submit their Code of Conduct for athletes, parents coaches, and officials addressing
their guidelines for verbal threats, physical threats, profanity and initiation
of fighting or contact. This should include policies for banning and reinstitution
of persons who violate the code of conduct.
Rosters: All team organizations, excluding the schools, must submit team
rosters that include names and addresses of all participants along with the field
Along with rosters, all teams must submit the dates, days, times and field/fields
requested. Every organization’s authorized representative must sign and return the
form provided that they have read and understand all rules and regulations.
Please submit a Field Request Application along with any required documentation
to the Recreation Department, Borough of Bernardsville, Route US 202, PO Box 158,
Bernardsville, NJ 07924.
Tel: (908) 766-2546
Tel: (908) 766-2546
166 Mine Brook Road
Bernardsville, New Jersey 07924
Tel: (908) 766-3000 ext.112
Fax: (908) 766-2401
Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm