Jeanne Broadbent, Recreation Director
Staci Irwin, Asst. Director
Applications are now being accepted for lifeguards. Applicants must be 16years of age or older and possess current CPR / Lifeguard certifications. (or indicate intent to obtain the certifications prior to June 1, 2017)
*Please note: All lifeguard applicants must fill out an application for both Barnegat Township and The Township of Ocean. Applicants ages 16-18 who are enrolled in high school MUST provide 2 copies of their working papers (1 copy for each township)
Interested Applicants can obtain applications by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information call Jeanne Broadbent 609-548-6319
SUMMER CAMP EMPLOYMENT:
At this time there are no positions available for counselors for Barnegat Summer Camps
Registration for the Barnegat Summer Camps will be begin at the end of February. Summer Camp Staffing will be determined once registration has been completed.
We will be accepting applications for employment beginning April 1, however new no hiring will be done until June. All Applicants must be 16 years of age or older.
Applications can be mailed after April1 to Barnegat Recreation 900 W Bay Ave Barnegat, NJ 08005 or dropped off to the office during normal business hours.
COMMUNITY RESOURCE GUIDE
2017 DOCK CONCERT SERIES SCHEDULE (Please note all concerts begin at 7pm; in the event of inclement weather the concerts will be moved into the Brackman Middle School 600 Barnegat Blvd. – Doors open at 6:30pm)
7pm on Brackman School Stage
School year 2017 / 2018 Registration is now underway.
- 2017/18 Pre K registration packet
- 2107-18 First Time On My Own registration form (ages 3-4 Must be 3 by Oct 1)
Market will begin on June 22 and run through October 26. A special Thanksgiving Market will be held held on November 19th from 10a-3p
Be advised that we do not have any openings for farm produce at this time. We are seeking craft vendors, candles, unique food vendors, air plants, homemade confections.
SPRING 2017 RECREATION CLASSES, PROGRAMS AND EVENTS
Registration opens for Spring Classes on Friday March 17th
Pre-school cooking Code #1352 and Obstacle Course Challenge Code #1350 and Book of the Week Code #1355 are SOLD OUT
(The current WINTER SESSION for Gymnastics runs through April 17)
- 2017 Barnegat Recreation Spring Classes, Programs and Events
- 2017 Winter Recreation Schedule of programs, trips and events
- Super Hero Party Registration Form
- Winter Gymnastics Workout
SENIOR PROGRAMS / ADULT TRIPS
Please be advised that Adult Basketball has been canceled for the remainder of the school year.
- June 14, 2017 trip to see Buddy Holly at Bucks County Playhouse Registration Form
- September 30th US Naval Academy
- Jan. 12, 2018 NY Botanical Gardens Train Show trip Reg. form
YOUTH SPORT LEAGUE NEWS
SUMMER CLASSES AND SPECIALTY CAMPS
Registration for the 2017 Summer Camp Programs is now open
WRECK camp discount ends April 15th. Do not miss out on this cost savings opportunity.
- 2017 Adv. & Great Adventure Camp registration packet
- 2017 Wreck Camp Forms (Kindergarten Grads – 5th grade grads)
- 2017 Tuesday Thursday Travelers Camp registration packet (2nd grade grads – 5th grade grads)
- 2017 Miss Kathy’s LITTLE KIDS CAMP FORM
- 2017 Twp of Ocean Summer Camp Registration (Pre-K grads to 6th grade grads T-W-Th)
- 2017 Twp of Ocean Golf Camp (ages 6-13)
- Gymnastics Daily Summer Workout
MEADOWEDGE RECREATION & EDUCATION CENTER
The center is located at 550 E Bay Ave.
For more information on renting the building call Jeanne Broadbent609-698-0080 x122
PIRATE’S DAY SEPTEMBER 16th
Pirates Day applications are now being accepted. Early Bird Discounts run through May 1st. Please make checks payable to Barnegat-Waretown Chamber of Commerce and mail the completed packet to Barnegat Recreation 900 W Bay Ave Barnegat, NJ 08005
COUNTY PARK INFORMATION
- Barnegat Rail Trail
- Cloverdale Farm County Park in Barnegat
- 2017 Winter Cloverdale Park programs and events
- Throughout the year, the Recreation Department schedules many special events such as the following: Please note that the 2017 Breakfast with the Easter Bunny has been canceled due to lack of interest.
Barnegat Parks & Playgrounds
All parks are scheduled to be updated in 2017
- Project Playground on Bengal Blvd. – closed until Late Spring of 2017 (Awaiting the installation of the Covered Pavillion)
- Beverly Drive (Pebble Beach Section of Barnegat) – New t-swings, playground structure for ages 2-12 and Basketball courts resurfaced and new rubber mulch installed
- Bowline/Bilge Basketball – Courts resurfaced – playground equipment removed and moved to the Village Dr Park
- Village Drive – Basketball Courts Resurfaced; – playground equipment added from Bilge Park and new rubber mulch installed
- Georgetown Boulevard – Swings painted and repaired; old playground equipment removed and replaced with playground structure for ages 2-12 and new rubber mulch installed
- First Street – Walking trail added around the perimeter of the park, Adult Fitness equipment installed; swings & rubber mulch installed. Removal of old playground structures. (2018 addition of a basketball court)
- SKATE PARK – SITE WORK WILL BEGIN IN LATE MAY COMPLETION DATE TENTATIVELY SCHEDULED FOR JULY 1.
Barnegat Youth Sports Complexes
Lower Shore Road Sport Complex
38 Old Lower Shore Rd – Cross Street Rte 9
Home of Barnegat Jr Bengals;
Barnegat Youth Lacrosse
Barnegat Girls Softball
Barnegat Little League / Youth Soccer Complex
1001 Barnegat Blvd. North
Home of Barnegat Little League
Barnegat Soccer Club
Alliance FC of Barnegat Travel Soccer
- Ocean County Parks Railway Walking Trail
Barnegat Community Center
A Township Community Center is available to any non-profit group for meetings and fund raising events. Contact the Recreation Office for booking information. 609-698-0080 x130 or 122