Recreation ComplexRecreation Director: Donna Puglisi 
Address: Recreation Complex, 500 Boulevard, Elmwood Park, NJ 07407
Phone: 201-796-1457 x350
Fax: 201-475-9495
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm

For use of the Recreation Complex, a registration fee will be charged to members, who will receive a photo I.D. card that they must present when entering the building. This card will entitle the member to the use of the weight room and gym when available. An adult must accompany a child under the age of 12 (both must have ID cards) when not participating in an adult-supervised activity.

If there are any activities in which you are interested but do not appear, please inform the Recreation Department at 201-796-1457 ext. 350.

Programs & Activities

The Recreation Complex, located on the corner of Mola Boulevard and Market Street, has a gymnasium, weight room, a nutrition center and senior lounge.

Varied activities are provided by the Recreation Department for young residents, including basketball, soccer, floor hockey and crafts classes.

From September through June there is an ongoing before and after care program, and in the summer a day camp program and after camp program plus a Water Spray Park for summer enjoyment.

The Recreation Department also conducts several holiday events, which include an Easter Egg Hunt held on Boro field before Easter. Prizes are awarded to those finding a special egg.

Halloween Contest is conducted for children in grades K-5. The contest is held in the Rec. Complex gym. Candy is given to all children wearing costumes. Special prizes will be awarded for outstanding costumes.

At Holiday time the Recreation Department sponsors a visit from Santa along with a Holiday tree lighting ceremony. Light refreshments are served.

Community Day festival will be held in June (date to be announced), and will feature a DJ, food and rides for the children. All residents are welcome.

For more information regarding programs and schedule, call 201-796-1457 ext. 350.

Recreation Department Downloads

Online Registration for Recreation Programs

You can now sign up for Elmwood Park Recreation programs at Community Pass: CLICK HERE.

Recreation Membership:
Adults $60
Students $40
Seniors $40
Please check Community Pass for Sports Programs


Where in Elmwood Park is it?

500 Boulevard

Recreation Complex

Recreation Bus

Recreation Hut

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Upcoming Events

21 Oct 2019
07:00PM -
Library Board
24 Oct 2019
08:00PM -
Mayor and Council Regular Meeting
26 Oct 2019
09:00AM - 01:00PM
Shredding Event
07 Nov 2019
07:00PM -
Mayor and Council Work Session
11 Nov 2019
07:00PM -
Board of Health Meeting