Scotch Plains Department of Parks and Recreation

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Contact Information:

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 recreation program by clicking on the Community Pass icon!

Ponderosa Spray Park - NOW OPEN DAILY!

The water at Ponderosa's Spray Park has been turned on for the summer.  The water will be on daily from 9:00 am - dusk. Have fun!

Consignment Tickets Now Available

Special Thank You to Our Youth Softball Sponsors!

Fall 2017: Youth Field Hockey Clinic & League


Every team in our youth basketball league is coached by volunteer coaches.  All interested candidates must fill out the Volunteer Coach Application below and email it to or mail it to:


Township of Scotch Plains

Department of Parks and Recreation
430 Park Avenue

Room #113

Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

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