Improving your Mobility Workshop

 Are you feeling off balance?  Are you feeling weak?  As we age, these are some of the conditions that we start to have.  Whether you are feeling this way or getting to the age where things are beginning to change this is the perfect opportunity to come participate in our presentation...
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COVID-19 Senior Center Waiver Form

 Participating in any recreation programs or usage of any Township indoor facility must complete and sign a waiver form.  All forms must be filled out completely and forwarded to the Recreation Department immediately.  You will not be able to participate with out the form. WAIVER FORM - Acknowledgement - COVID-19 Senior...
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2021 Movie Night at RSP - Spies in Disguise

 Spies in Disguise – Rated PG       Super spy Lance Sterling and scientist Walter Beckett are almost exact opposites. Lance is smooth, suave and debonair. Walter is not. But what Walter lacks in social skills he makes up for in smarts and invention, creating the awesome gadgets Lance uses on his epic...
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2021 Virtual Memorial Day Ceremony

  This Memorial Day weekend, please take some time to join us in remembering those lost and honoring those who have served with an online ceremony this year.  Please click on the link to view the video: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1rGfobISOm0wOHYu-VUcbGRP_cs0tfnlQ/view?usp=drivesdk The Washington Township Parks & Recreation Department wishes to express our over whelming gratitude...
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Acknowledgement COVID-19 Form

   Participating in any recreation programs/clinics/camps, organized sports,  or usage of any Township outdoor facility must complete and sign a waiver form.  All forms must be filled out completely and forwarded to the Recreation Department five days before the event/activity. WAIVER FORM: Acknowledgement - COVID-19 Short Form
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Move it on Monday's - "Get your Walk on"

 Come join Washington Township Recreation as we “Move it on Monday!”  Walking is great for weight loss, but the benefits go far beyond-from higher energy and better mood to stress relief, creativity boost, and more. Walking, has been referred to as a “miracle drug” for its ability to lower risk for...
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Photo Scavenger Hunt

  How well do you know your community; Washington Township?  The Recreation Department has created a town wide “Scavenger Hunt” giving the opportunity to learn about your community’s hidden gems and popular sites while having some fun exploring the town!  The Scavenger Hunt will begin on February 19, 2021 and run...
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Medicare 101 Zoom Workshop

 Washington Township Recreation and Norwescap are coming together and offering a Zoom presentation on Medicare 101.  In addition to constant health and Medicare changes, it is imperative that one is aware of all the options provided.    Join us via Zoom, in the comforts of your home, for a FREE overview of...
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New COVID-19 Resource Line

The Washington Township Health Department, which also serves Chester Township, has opened a resource line for information on COVID-19 vaccination and resources while quarantining or isolating. For info please call 908-441-2597 from 8 am to 3 pm Monday to Friday, and 9 am to 3 pm on Saturdays. The Washington Township...
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Annual St Patrick's Day Luncheon TO-GO

 Washington Township Recreation Department is celebrating the luck of the Irish with their Annual St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon on Wednesday, March 17, 2021.  Unfortunately because of COVID-19, our luncheon will be to-go. The delicious American-Irish Traditional Luncheon will be catered by The Valley Restaurant and can be picked up at Washington...
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Trail Survey for Washington Township Residents

 The Washington Township Recreation Committee would like to develop programs to encourage more use of the extensive trails in the township. Several residents expressed an interest in meetup groups to hike various trails in the township and the surrounding area, and led by a trail guide.  Below is a survey we...
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Winter Yoga Classes now Forming

 Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic our Yoga Classes are on ZOOM  The hour yoga classes are suitable for everyone, from the absolute beginner to a more seasoned practitioner, and will consist of a series of strengthening, toning, relaxing breath and meditation exercises. Winter Wednesday’s & Thursday schedule is as follow: WEDNESDAY’S...
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Holiday Home Decorating Contest Participants

  Thank you to all of our participants: 1 Partridge Lane 10 Fawnridge Drive 100 West Valley Brook Road 113 Schooley’s Mountain Road - Most Original Cul De Sac Island of East Gate Road - Best Neighborhood Display 91 Fairview Avenue - Most Festive(commercial business) 8  South Washington Valley Road 7...
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Santa's Holiday Drive-Thru

  Due to the new restriction guidelines we have to alter our Holiday Decorating Ceremony for Saturday December 12th, 2020. We could not disappoint the kids as Santa is eager to see everyone.  That being said, we have decided to do a “Drive-thru” meet and greet with Santa on December 12th...
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Letters to Santa

 It is important that you read the attached letter from Santa. The Washington Township Recreation Department has made arrangements with SANTA to accept mail for delivery to the North Pole from November 23 – December 21, 2020.  He is encouraging the Township youngsters to write a letter to him. Parents may...
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14th Annual WMC Memorial Turkey Trot (UPDATE)

 THANKSGIVING DAY NOVEMBER 26, 2020  8:00AM start time (rain or shine)  **** MAX ALLOWED 125**** The 14th annual WMC Memorial Turkey Trot will be held live at West Morris Central High School, 259 Bartley Rd., Chester, NJ.   Due to Covid-19 conditions, there will be several important changes to note for this...
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Holiday Home Decorating Contest

 Dig out your holiday lights, blowups, reindeer, and decorations because the newest Washington Township tradition is about to start a “Holiday Home Decorating Contest”. Decorate your home front yard or business in the most creative or festive way possible. Participation is opened to all residents and businesses within Washington Township, Long...
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Holiday Home Decorating Contest (Registration is CLOSED)

 Dig out your holiday lights, blowups, reindeer, and decorations because the newest Washington Township tradition is about to start a “Holiday Home Decorating Contest”. Decorate your home front yard or business in the most creative or festive way possible. Participation is opened to all residents and businesses within Washington Township, Long...
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Holiday Home Decorating Ceremony (update)

Due to the new restrictions we have to cancel our ceremony that was planned for Saturday December 12th.  Instead we will be going to all of the winning properties and placing the signs on the lawn, along with presenting you with a prize from our local businesses.  This will take place...
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Special Delivery to our Community Seniors

 The year 2020 is coming to a close and like everything else this year COVID-19 unfortunately will effect, the annual celebration of the holiday season with Washington Township “Senior Holiday Luncheon.” However, instead the WT Recreation and the Town organizations together are creating a free “special” Non-Contact delivery to be sent...
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