The mission of the Maplewood Division of Recreation is to provide entertaining, safe, and varied recreational programs and services to the township's diverse population in a cost-effective and progressive manner.
We constantly strive to review, improve, and expand our programs and services to keep pace with the changes and needs of the entire community.
Want to subscribe to the Recreation mailing list? Please email JMiranda@twp.maplewood.nj.us with your name and email and we would be happy to add you!
For General Recreation Inquiries please call 973-221-9023 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Where can I apply for Recreation and Cultural Affairs Program Assistance Fund?
The Maplewood Department of Recreation and Cultural Affairs offers a variety of programs and activities for community residents. Some funds are available each year to assist those residents who can demonstrate financial need and/or hardship. Completion of an application does not automatically assure an award. Awards depend on availability of funds and are awarded on a first come, first served basis. All information will remain confidential.
- Please review the Eligibility Guidelines and Application Procedure
- Next, fill out the Recreation Assistance Fund Application. You may print or mail your completed application.
- If mailing your application, please address it to: Maplewood Recreation Department at 574 Valley Street, Maplewood, NJ 07040
- If emailing your application, please send it to: JMiranda@twp.maplewood.nj.us
Applicants will receive notification or an update of their status within one week of initial application. For any questions, please contact the Recreation Department at (973) 762-8120.
Donations are always appreciated!
The Maplewood Recreation & Cultural Affairs Assistance Program is an opportunity to help your neighbors who would not otherwise be able to afford to enroll their children in our programming. Click the highlighted link to donate online or you may mail/ drop off a check to 574 Valley Street, Maplewood, NJ 07040 to the Attn of the Recreation Department.
Where can I apply for a Pool Membership discount?
Verification Needed for Pool Membership Discount
All Applications Due: May 27, 2022
All information must be current.
- School Verification for Children Ages 6-17
- Proof of Residency
- Proof of Free/ Reduced Lunch Status (if applicable)
- Photo ID
Fill out the Pool Pal Application Form and return to:
Maplewood Recreation Department
574 Valley Street
Maplewood, NJ, 07040