Parks & Recreation

Dunellen Parks & Recreation
355 North Ave
Dunellen, NJ 08812
(732) 968-3033, ext 8

Alex Miller, Recreation Director |
Julie Grof, Administrative Assistant |

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The Dunellen Recreation Department & Parks Commission is dedicated to providing recreational programs, events & sports to the residents of Dunellen by utilizing the Borough's parks and schools to help enhance the lives of the community. Its mission is to create recreational opportunities for growth and enhancement by developing an array of diverse, affordable programs and multicultural events that promote community service and environmental awareness while meeting the physical, mental, social, and psychological needs of our community.

Effective May 28, 2020, all Dunellen parks are open for certain recreational and leisure uses, for more information click here.

�˜€ Summer Camp �˜€
Dunellen Recreation Summer Camp 2021
Affordable summer fun for ages 5 - 12 from June 21 to August 5, 2021. Flexible schedules - choose half day (8am-12 noon) or full day (8am-3pm). There's a late care option from 3-4 pm as well! Campers participate in activities such as scavenger hunts, water games, ice cream, craft projects, garden projects, science program, tennis, Wiffle ball, kickball and more!

Camp is capped at 35 camper spots per day. Dunellen residents will have priority. Camp spots will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis and once a day or week has reached capacity, no further registrations will be permitted. Your child's spot is only secured by payment for that day/week.


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Dunellen Recreation has teamed up with The American Legion Post 119 and VFW 5479 on a new Hometown Heroes Program.
Hometown Heroes Banner Program is a tribute for our community to honor past and present service members. Banners will be hung from light poles in downtown Dunellen in November 2021 and then annually during the month of May.

Each banner will be 24" x 48" heavy vinyl, printed on both sides and will display:
* Honoree's photograph
* Full name
* Rank
* Branch of military
* Years of service
* Era
To honor a loved one with a Hometown Heroes Banner*:
(1) Complete this form;
(2) Email a quality image to;
(3) Fee is $155 per banner. Accepted payment methods are cash, check or money order (made payable to "Borough of Dunellen"). Send payment to: Dunellen Recreation, 355 North Ave, Dunellen, NJ 08812.
* Actual banners will look similar to the sample image but may slightly differ.
Dunellen Parks and Recreation Department
Director Alex Miller
(732) 968-3033, x8