Edison Recreation


Welcome to the Township of
Edison Recreation Department

The Edison Township Recreation Department office located at
100 Municipal Blvd., Edison, NJ 08817, 2nd Floor
 Open to the public Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
732-248-7310
The office is closed on Municipal Holidays, Saturdays and Sundays.

The Minnie B. Veal Community Center
1070 Grove Ave., Edison, NJ 08820
Open Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Saturdays 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
732-248-7316
 
The Recreation Department offers residents an array of activities, programs, events and trips for all ages.  Many of the activities and programs are held at our community center
the Minnie B. Veal Community Center at 1070 Grove Ave.

We have programs for everyone from children to adults.

RECREATION ADULT CENTER
The Edison Recreation Department, through the Minnie B. Veal Community Center, is pleased to offer adult classes.  To participate in the adult classes, all adults must be registered prior to attending the class.  The classes are free to Senior Citizens, who must show proof of age and residency. Adult yearly membership includes:  admission into the Chess Club, Ceramics, Ping Pong, Open Basketball, Badminton (Edison Residents only), Tai Chi and Watercolors.  For an updated class schedule, information and downloadable applications, please click the on left side, "Entertaining Edison."

RECREATION TEEN CENTER
The Edison Recreation Department, through the Minnie B. Veal Community Center, is pleased to offer a variety of teen classes.  To participate in the teen classes, all middle and high school students must be registered prior to attending the class. Teen yearly membership includes:  admission into Arts and Crafts, Open Basketball and Chess. For an updated class schedule, information and downloadable applications, please click on the left side, "Entertaining Edison."

RECREATION SUMMER PLAYGROUND PROGRAM
During the summer, a six week playground program is offered at neighborhood parks, with trips, games, and crafts. For an updated class schedule, information and downloadable applications, please click on the left side, "Entertaining Edison."

RECREATION EVENTS
The Edison Recreation Department offers a variety of different events such as our Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration, Valentine's Day Disability Dance, Family Bingo, Easter "Eggstravaganza", Fishing Derby, Edison/Metuchen Mayor's Bike Tour, Mayor's 4th of July Celebration, 9/11 Memorial, Fall Family Spectacular, Tower of Terror Trail, Halloween Disability Dance, Christmas Tree Lighting, Menorah Lighting and many more events. For updated events, information, and downloadable applications, please click the left side, "Recreation Events."

RECREATION TRIPS
The Edison Recreation Department offers trips for all ages. For updated trips, information, and downloadable applications, please click the left side, "Recreation Trips."
 
RECREATION AFTER BEFORE CHILD CARE PROGRAM
Children of working parents can be enrolled in our before and after school childcare program, which is the largest in the state and operated in all public elementary and middle schools in Edison. There they will have homework time, socialize, play games and do arts and crafts, all under the supervision of qualified instructors and assistants. For more information or to apply, please click the left side, "After and Before Care Program Information."
 
RECREATION KIDS FUN CLUBS
Other after school programs include Kids’ Fun Clubs, which offer many activities; such as, Brainy Games, Just Sports, Edible Designs, Line Dancing,  Krafty Kids and much more. For an updated class schedule, information and downloadable applications, please click on the left side, "Entertaining Edison." 

RECREATION PARK RENTAL
The Recreation Department rents out Yelencsics Park located at 2963 Woodbridge Ave., Edison based on a first come first serve basis. There is a fee associated with this rental. Please contact the Edison Recreation Department Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. for an application or for further information

RECREATION SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS TO FOLLOW
Facebook: www.facebook.com/EdisonTownshipRecreation
Instagram: www.instagram.com/edisonrec/
Twitter: twitter.com/EdisonRec