Parks & Recreation
Township of Manalapan
120 Rt. 522 & Taylors Mills Road
Manalapan, NJ 07726
Office Phone: (732) 446-8353 & (732) 446-8336
Summer Camp: (732) 446-8355;
Coaches Badges & Field Rentals: (732) 620-8201
Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30AM – 4:30PM
Office address: We have moved to Town Hall 3rd door on the left.
Mailing address: 120 Route 522 Manalapan, NJ, 07726
|Jeff Papcun||Superintendent of Parks and Recreation|
|Katie O’Brien||Supervisor of Programs and Special Events|
|Kevin Zachary||Senior Supervisor of Parks and Fields|
|Jim Tumbleson||Summer Recreation Coordinator|
Recreation Advisory Board
- Amy Becker
- Peter Becker
- Thomas Bender
- Jamie Bruno
- Diana Cochran
- Brian Graime
- Michael Wechsler
- Jim Tumbleson
Directions to the Manalapan Recreation Center
Via Garden State Parkway
Take exit 123, go South on Route 9 approximately 10 miles to Taylors Mills Road. Make a right. Follow Taylors Mills Road to the end (approx. 2 miles) and make a left at the traffic light onto Route 522. Entrance to the M.R.C. is approx. 100 feet on the right.
Take Hightstown Exit 8 and follow 33 East approximately 10 miles to Millhurst Road (Route 527). Make a jughandle left and follow to first intersection. Make right onto Main Street and go to first traffic light. Make left onto Route 522. Follow for half mile. Entrance to M.R.C. on left.
Via Route 18
Take exit for Route 9 South. Go South on Route 9 approximately 3-4 miles to Taylors Mills Road. Make a right. Follow Taylors Mills Road to the end (approx. 2 miles) and make a left at the traffic light onto Route 522. Entrance to the M.R.C. is approx. 100 feet on the right.
Kuschick Pavilion is the second left off of the main driveway. Building is at the end of the parking lot.
M.R.C. Hours of Operation
October 1st through March 25th (pending program usage)
Sunday through Saturday: 8AM to dusk
Thursday: 8AM to 9PM
March 26th through September 30th
Sunday through Friday: 8AM to 10PM
Saturday: 8AM to 9PM
Splash Pad hours: Memorial Day through Labor Day, weather permitting. May 27th-June 28th 11am-7pm; June 29th-August 11th Mon-Fri 2pm-7pm Closed during Camp hours (9am-2pm); After August 11th Mon-Fri 11am-7pm. Saturday and Sunday 11am-7pm.
Splash Pad Rentals: Sundays 3:00pm-6:00pm Pavilion included; Resident Rate $150.00 Non-Resident Rate $300.00
NO PETS PERMITTED IN M.R.C.
Directions to Thompson Grove Park:
Take Millhurst Road south across Route 33. Make first left (after firehouse) onto Kinney Road. Make right onto Thompson Grove Road. Entrance to park is on right.
- Facility request packet (3 forms total. All must be submitted)