The 2014 Spring/Summer Activities Brochure has been released!! Click below - all links inside the brochure are active!
Check out PRD's first ever newsletter!!!
February 2014 - Issue 1
IMPORTANT FACEBOOK UPDATE!
Facebook deleted our 'Friends' page without notice! We have lost touch with over 2,300 'friends' who were receiving updates about programs, events, registration, etc.
PLEASE click link below and LIKE our new 'Fan' page!
Find us on Google+!!
Come out and celebrate Princeton Pi Day from Thursday, March 13th to Saturday, March 15th!!
Einstein lived in Princeton, New Jersey for over 20 years, so on Pi Day the heart of Princeton celebrates his birthday and all the genius residents of our famous Ivy League town with a ton of events:
- International Video Competition - Pi Recitations - Pie Eating Contest - Pie Judging Contest - Re-Enactor Tours - Pi Deals from local merchants - Einstein Look-A-Like Contest
Click here for the full press release and click here for the full schedule of events!
2014 Facility Maintenance Service Contracts Notice to Bidders
The Municipality of Princeton will be receiving bids for the 2014 Mowing and Turf Management Contracts.
Notice to Bidders: Click Here
Specifications and proposal forms are available in the Recreation Department Office at 380 Witherspoon St. All bids must be received by 11:00am on March 14, 2014.
Ice Skating Program
Throughout the winter season, the Princeton Recreation Department will monitor ice conditions in 3 locations. The only 3 sites authorized for ice skating are the pond in Community Park North, the pond in Smoyer Park and Lake Carnegie between the Harrison Street and Washington Road Bridges. The Princeton Recreation Department will check the ice to determine if the areas are safe enough to conduct skating activities.
RED FLAGS INDICATE THAT THE ICE IS UNSAFE FOR SKATING.
WHITE FLAGS INDICATE THAT THE ICE IS SAFE FOR SKATING.
For ice conditions, call the Princeton Recreation Department Information Hotline (688-2054) for a recorded message.
To view our Ice Skating Brochure: Click Here
More Ice Skating Information: Click Here
Princeton Junior Football League Survey
The Princeton Junior Football League is embarking on an exciting new offering for 7th and 8th graders.
For more information and to access a brief survey:Click Here
CDC Information regarding Meningitis at athletic events
The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has listed the following as precautions regarding Meningitis:
Do not share water bottles, sport drink bottles, etc.
Wash hands often
Cover mouth/nose when sneezing or coughing
The CDC does not recommend any change in activities such as sport/social programs
The CDC does not recommend any change in behavior by people outside of the 'population at risk'
To view the CDC bulletin regarding Meningitis as it relates to athletic/sport events and venues, please click here.
Commemorative CP Pool bricks for sale!!
The Princeton Parks & Recreation Fund is raising upwards of 1 million dollars to help pay for our wonderful new Community Park Pool complex. Here is your chance to leave your mark by purchasing a commemorative brick to be prominently displayed in the new complex.
Click Here to donate now & receive a commemorative brick!
Naming opportunities are still available for the new CP Pool complex.
For more information about the Parks & Rec. Fund or for information on specific naming opportunities, please contact Peter O'Neill at 609-924-0700.
PRINCETON BOARD OF HEALTH ORDINANCE 2013-01
PROHIBITION OF SMOKING ON PUBLIC PROPERTY
AN ORDINANCE TO COMPLY WITH THE "SMOKE-FREE AIR ACT", CHAPTER 383, OF THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY TO PROHIBIT SMOKING ON PUBLIC PROPERTY.
To view the full ordinance, please click here
CommunityPass Online Registration System
Online registration for Princeton Recreation Department is available through the CommunityPass Online Registration System. You can now securely register your entire family for all Princeton Recreation Dept. programs & memberships at one time from the comfort of your home or workplace, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Once your account is created, you will receive an email that contains your unique family login information. Be sure to keep this email in a safe place so that you can continue to enjoy the convenience of online registration. If you prefer to register with a paper form, either download from the "handouts" section, or simply visit our office: Princeton Recreation Department, 380 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08540
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