Contact Information

Director:  Sandee Moroso-Fela
Hours: Mondays 9am-3pmWednesdays 9am-12pm, Fridays 9am-3pm
Phone Number:  (908) 879-3660 ext.2134
Fax Number: (908) 879-0122

The Chester Borough Recreation Committee meets the fourth Tuesday of each month from 7:00-9:00 pm at the Field House. 2018 meeting dates: February 27, April 3, April 24, May 22, June 26, July 24, August 28, September 25, October 23, November 27, December 18.

The Committee is comprised of seven members who are residents of the Borough and one Recreation Director. They are responsible for formulating plans for the development and improvement of our public park and playground lands including maintenance, care, and improvements as well as formulating rules and regulations, and planning events. Click here to access the Recreation Committee Meetings’ Minutes and Agendas.

Here are some of the great Recreation programs we are offering this Spring. If you are interested in learning more about any of these programs, please contact the Recreation Director at (908) 879-3660 ext.2134 or


Summer Recreation Day Camp is a classic camp providing affordable summer fun for children in Chester and the surrounding community entering 1st-8th grade. Chester Rec camp runs for six weeks beginning in early July and ending in mid-August. The camp is held at Black River Middle School and the Chester Area Pool. Click here to learn more.

Do you enjoy hiking? Chester offers many woodsy trails for hikers of all ages. Visit to learn about hiking options in Chester.

Link to Parks & Recreation Documents