Programs and Activities

The safety of our community is of utmost importance to Wayne Township and the Department of Parks & Recreation. Given the ongoing impact of COVID-19, the Township has continued to follow the guidance provided by the State of New Jersey and the office of Governor Murphy. 

All Township Parks, Tennis Courts, Basketball Courts, and Playgrounds are now open for active use. Athletic Field reservations are now being accepted. Groups are required to follow all guidelines issued by the State of New Jersey. Playgrounds are not sanitized daily, we encourage all users to use hand sanitizer and/or wash their hands after use.

The Parks and Recreation Department is now offering outdoor fall programs and special events as well as some limited in size, indoor classes. For program details please visit our Parks Documents page. The Parks and Recreation Office can be reached at 973-694-1800 x 3260 Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. open late on Tuesdays until 7:00 p.m. 

For more information about programs, activities, and events, please contact Wayne Parks & Recreation at 973-694-1800 x 3260 or by email.

The Wayne Township Parks & Recreation Department will offer the following upcoming events:

Gingerbread House Gingerbread House Contest
Entries due:
Monday, December 14th, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm &
Tuesday, December 15th, 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
See Flyer for More Details
red cross logo American Red Cross
Babysitting Certification Course
At Captain Kilroy Park
Saturday, January 16, 2021
9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Limited to the first 8 paid registrants
More information
Goose Chase The Great Winter Goose Chase
Games run from Dec. 31, 2020 - Feb. 26, 2021
Register now to receive a game code and password.
Limited to 50 teams.
More information
ceramics Winter Ceramics
Wednesday Mornings 10 am – 12 pm
January 13 – March 17, 2021
Thursday Evenings 7:00pm – 9:00pm
January 14 – March 18, 2021
More information
track Wayne Walks
Saturday, April 17th, 2021
More information

For pre-recorded information on Rain Outs and/or Program Cancellations please call the Recreation Weather Hotline: 973-633-4717.

For more information please call the Dept. of Parks & Recreation:
973-694-1800 ext. 3259, 3260

Town Hall

475 Valley Road
Wayne, NJ 07470
Weekdays 8:30am-4:30pm
Tuesdays open until 7:00 pm
Sat & Sun: Closed
Closed on State Holidays

Wayne DPW Complex

201 Dey Road
Wayne, NJ 07470
Weekdays 7:00am-3:30pm
Sat & Sun: Closed
Closed on State Holidays