Scotch Plains Department of Parks and Recreation

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Contact Us:

Hours of Operation:

Monday: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Tuesday: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday: 8:30 am - 7:00 pm

Friday: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm


Mailing Address: 

430 Park Avenue  Map

Town Hall, Room 113

Scotch Plains, NJ 07076



Phone: 908-322-6700 x223




Fax: 908-322-6545

Register for a program by clicking on the Community Pass icon!


In the event of a cancellation, the Recreation Department will make a decision by 4:00 pm.  After that time, all cancellations will be a game-time decision made by the game day staff. 

Summer Concert Series: Make-Up Dates Scheduled

Fire Truck Wet Down for Final Day of Camp!

Ponderosa Spray Park Is Open

The water at Ponderosa's Spray Park will be on daily from 9:00 am - dark.

Interested in booking Ponderosa Park for an outing? Call the Union County Parks and Recreation office: 908-527-4900 

Tickets Available In the Recreation Office

If you are interested in purchasing any of the consignment tickets listed below, please visit the Recreation Office (430 Park Avenue, Scotch Plains, NJ, Room #113).  All purchases must be made in-person.  Our office accepts cash, checks, and credit cards (VISA/MasterCard only).


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