Township of Monroe

Recreation & Parks

The Division of Recreation plans and develops recreational activities, and promotes all-year leisure-time activities for children, youth and adults. For current programs, please go to: or click on special events or check out the Rec's facebook page below:


Take a Hike in Thompson Park - 9 Miles of Trail


Parks and Recreation

Thompson Park

Other Available Parks and Facilities

Mercer County Parks

Monmouth County Park System

Great Adventure

Crystal Springs Water Park, East Brunswick

Monroe Township Recreation and Park Facilities

  1. Veteran's Park Playground and Spray Park
    61 Ave. K
  2. James Monroe Memorial Park
    140 Dey Grove Road
  3. Thomas L. Allen Softball Complex
    76 Gravel-Hill Spotswood Road
  4. Daniel P. Ryan Field
    34 North State Home Road
  5. Monroe Township Soccer Complex
    Prospect Plains Road

Contact Info

Phone: (732) 723-5000

Fax: 732 723-5014


120 Monmouth Road
Monroe Township, NJ 08831

Hours of Operation:

Recreation Staff

Mary Lange, CPRP

Asst. Superintendent

Jeanne Crawley

Program Supervisors
Albert Carpenito
Jay Brown

Bob Ambrosini

Rick Siemon

PT Program Supervisors

Joe Vena

Matthew Horsch


Claire Juraska, Secretary
Karen Lizzio, Sr. Account Clerk
Joanne Hayes, Sr. Account Clerk

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