Dunellen Recreation Department

Dunellen Recreation department offers a variety of programs for Borough residents of all ages. Whether it is our popular annual events such as our team events, sports camps, parades, Holiday events, or our one time events. We will strive to ensure our residents that they will have a wide variety of recreational programs. Go to CALENDAR and select  GENERAL CALENDAR (Click on the event for details)

For Recreation Flyers/Registration go to "Forms-Handouts"

New Dunellen Parks and Recreation Face Book Page


The new Dunellen Recreation Face Book Page:

 Dunellen Parks and Recreation 

Get on the Dunellen Recreation email list or to contact the Recreation Director:

Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Sunday December 8th @ 6pm at Washington Memorial Park

Saturday Morning Recreation Basketball & Travel Basketball

Travel Basketball: Travel Basketball program (boys/girls 3rd thru 6h grade) is a more competitive program requiring a greater commitment of time by the players and parents. The games may occur on Friday nights or Saturdays . The exact numbers of travel teams will be determined based on the number of players registered and coaches volunteer. Season runs from January 3rd to February 29th.  Registration for travel basketball closes on November 14th. Teams 3rd & 4th, 5th & 6th. Cost $100.00 (includes uniform) Travel teams will play approx 8-10 games (one game per week..


Saturday morning recreation basketball: Recreation basketball will take place on Saturday mornings for boys and girls January 4th to February 29th. The Recreation program is instructional by nature and players will be taught the basics and fundamentals of the game and incorporate those skills into game situations.  Grades K-6th grade.Registration Deadline December 12th.  Cost $ 55.00 (includes recreation shirt) Saturday Times: 8:30-9:15 (K), 9:30-10:15 (1st Grade), 10:30-11:30 (2n-3rd), 11:30-12:30 (4th-6th)  ** WE NEED COACHES FOR ALL GROUPS **                           

Late fee or Out of town fee $15.00


 Senior Club meets every Friday @ 10:30 am at the Senior Center

Senior Club info go to: FORMS/HANDOUTS


Senior Movie Monday 

 Dec 16th @ 10am 


Where'd You Go, Bernadette (2019)

PG-13 | 1h 49min | ComedyDramaMystery | 
Where'd You Go, Bernadette Poster
2:30 | Trailer
A loving mom becomes compelled to reconnect with her creative passions after years of sacrificing herself for her family. Her leap of faith takes her on an epic adventure that jump-starts her life and leads to her triumphant rediscovery.


 Richard Linklater


 Richard Linklater (screenplay by), Holly Gent (screenplay by) | 2 more credits »

Rutgers Safety Class 

Volunteer Coaches SAFETY Clinic Schedule

If you are a volunteer coach interested in attending one of these programs, please contact the host agency administrator to register. They will provide you with the exact time, location, directions, and registration fee. NOTE: This schedule changes frequently as clinics are added or removed (when seating capacity is reached). Therefore, it is important that you refresh your browser often for the most current schedule of clinics.

Recreation Sponsor

If you would like to sponsor a team or program go to "FORMS-HANDOUTS" on our welcome page for info..