Jeanne Broadbent, Recreation Director
2021 Seasonal Boat Launch Permit Applications are now being accepted. Due to Covid 19 Restrictions, there are no in person sales at this time. To purchase a pass, complete the attached application, and return with payment of $75 (prior to April 15th) $100 (After April 15th) Call Jeanne 609-698-0080 x 122 to obtain the application via the mail. Once payment is received, your permit and sticker will be mailed to the address that you listed on the application.
US Sports Group will be hosting a Multi Sport Specialty Camp July 12-16 at the Lower Shore Rd Sports Complex. 38 Lower Shore Rd.
The fee is $195 for the week. Camp hours are 9am-Noon. Click on the link to register.
COVID-19 Emotional Support Resources for Families
Town-wide Yard Sale – April 24th 9am
Sponsored by the Barnegat-Waretown Chamber of Commerce and the Recreation Department. Registration forms should be mailed to the Township c/o Recreation. A white mailbox will be added soon at the Recreation Center so that residents may drive up and drop off their forms.
The last day to register for the map is April 19th -All forms must be postmarked by April 19th.
(No Exceptions). Due to COVID -19 – New this year- no flags will be distributed to participants.
The map will be virtual only. The maps will be posted here, on our Facebook page @barnegatrecreation
Chambers website http://www.barnegatwaretownchamber.com and their Facebook page @barnegatwaretownchamberofcommerce
VIRTUAL RECREATION RESOURCES
ALL PARKS & PLAYGROUNDS are open. Be advised that social distancing guidelines remain in effect. The parks and playgrounds are not sanitized.
COMMUNITY RESOURCE GUIDE
2021 FARMERS MARKET OPENS JUNE 17th
The Market will be held across from the Firehouse in the gated field at 14 Birsdsall St.
Every Thursday – June 17 – October 28
2020 VENDORS included:
Stillwell Farms, Krowicki Farms, Beaver Dam Farm, Eckert Farm
(We have filled out farmer occupancy as such we are no longer accepting FARMERS)
High Mountain Foods -frozen pastas, crab cakes, perogies, Italian bread, stuffed breads, pickles, olives,
Jersey Charm Coffee – Coffee pods, Bean Coffee, Ground coffees
Green Goddess – artisan honey & honey products, organic herbal teas, essential oils
Wicked Good Spice Mix Company -spice blends, oils, fruit infused balsamic vinegars and mustards
Hoop House – sour dough breads, cinnamon buns, stuffed french rolls, loose granola, croissants
Wicked Good Spice– spice blends, oils, fruit infused balsamic vinegars & mustards
A & A Dips – dip mixes, hot sauces, gourmet peaunuts, balsamies & oils
Paparazzi – $5 jewelry
Kelly’s Kreations – framed beaded artwork
Jetty Life – Mobile Store
N & N Linens – towels, linens, sheets
Sub Bus Mobile Deli
WANTED – Vendors who do not sell PRODUCE
Call Jeanne 609-698-0080 ext 122
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.
2021 SPECIAL EVENTS
CAR & TRUCK SHOWS – Co-sponsored by Sentimental Car Club, Barnegat-Waretown Chamber of Commerce . Vehicle registration forms can be obtained by emailing email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. Fee: $15 in advance, $20 day of event. First 125 received a commemorative car plaque. The shows will be held at 11 Birdsall St form 9am-2pm
- Spring Kick Off – April 17 (Rain date is the 18th)
- April Car & Truck Form
- A Day in May – May 1 (Rain date is the 2nd)
- May Car & Truck Form
- Pre-Father’s Day – June 19 (Rain date is the 20th)
- June Car & Truck Form
- Autumn Classic – Sept. 25 (Rain date is the 26th)
- Sept. Car & Truck Form
- Halloween Bash- Oct. 30 (Rain date is the 31st)
- Oct. Car & Truck Form
- Honoring All Who Served Veteran’s Day – Nov. 13 (Rain date is the 14th)
- Nov. Car& Truck Form
CAR & TRUCK SHOW VENDORS WANTED
FOOD VENDORS you are required to fill out the following applications and submit them to both the County and State Div. of Fire Safety
The program is open to ages 5-21. There is no fee for this program (parents & or guardians must accompany the participant)
YOUTH SPORT LEAGUE NEWS – visit our Sports Contacts Page
MEADOWEDGE RECREATION & EDUCATION CENTER
The center is located at 550 E Bay Ave.
For more information on renting the building call Jeanne Broadbent 609-698-0080 x122
COUNTY PARK INFORMATION
- Barnegat Rail Trail
- Cloverdale Farm County Park in Barnegat
- Throughout the year, the Recreation Department schedules many special events such as the following:
Barnegat Parks & Playgrounds
All parks updated in 2017
- Project Playground on Bengal Blvd 2 Playgrounds, Swings and Pavilion that is available for rent to residents
- Beverly Drive Basketball Court & Playground
- Bowline/Bilge Basketball Courts & Playground
- Village Drive – Basketball Courts & Playground
- Georgetown Boulevard – Basketball Courts & Playground
- First Street – Playground. (Spring 2018 addition of a basketball court)
- SKATE PARK – 900 W. Bay Ave Open weather permitting 8:30a-dusk
- Recreation Center -900 W Bay Ave Playground & Adult Fitness Equipment
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 Alliance FC of Barnegat Travel Soccer
Barnegat Little League / Youth Soccer Complex
1001 Barnegat Blvd. North
Home of Barnegat Little League
Barnegat Soccer Club
- Ocean County Parks Railway Walking Trail
Barnegat Community Center (not open to the public at this time)
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 x 122