Dennis Township Recreation Center

Dennis Township Recreation Center

Dennis Township Recreation Center

565 Dennisville Road
South Dennis, NJ 08245
Phone 609-861-1045
Fax 609-861 2439

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 204; 571 Petersburg Road
Dennisville, NJ 08214

Volunteers Wanted

We’re always in need for volunteers for various Recreation Center events.

Please contact Christina at the Rec Center for details at 609-861-1045 or stop by.

Open Gym Schedule

Mondays – 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

*Monday, 01/17, (MLK Holiday) – 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Tuesdays – 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Wednesdays – 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Thursdays – 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Fridays – 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM

*Friday, 01/07, open gym will only be held until 5 PM

Sundays – 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Pickleball New Year Update!

Get your paddles ready!

Pickleball was created for all skill levels, combining the elements of tennis, ping pong and badminton.

The rules are simple, the game is easy to learn, it’s tons of fun and a decent workout.


January 5th – February 25th
Wednesdays and Fridays
9:30-11:00 am
11:00-12:30 pm

Our Programs


Baseball glove with a dirty ball.

Fitness Path

Family walking hand in hand on a path in the woods.


Play Pickleball

Summer Camp

Two cute little girls swimming with floating devices and sunglasses.


Basketball with sneakers.


Football in the grass.

Running Club

Woman tying her running shoe.


Cheerleader pompoms


Hockey sticks in a row on the ice.


Soccer ball in the grass.

Recreation Programs

The Township of Dennis has several Recreation Facilities which are located throughout the Township. The main facility is located at 565 Dennisville Road in South Dennis, and is known as the “Dennis Township Recreation Park”. This facility houses the main recreation building with gymnasium space for basketball, volleyball, and roller skating.

The park has an outdoor picnic pavilion, roller hockey rink, three (3) soccer fields, five (5) baseball fields, one (1) tennis court, two (2) basketball courts, and playground areas for children under five (5) and for those under twelve (12) years of age. The park is open daily with various activities scheduled from 10:30 am until 8:00 pm.

The Chestnut Street Park is located on Chestnut Street in Belleplain, and contains the Home field for the Dennis Township Blue Devils Football teams, a baseball field, basketball courts, picnic pavilion and two playgrounds. All outdoor park areas are open from dawn to dusk.

Online Registration

In order to make the registration process easier and more convenient, residents can now sign up for activities. programs and leagues online. Go to and click on the “Help” tab for complete instructions on how to setup your individual and family profile.