Township of Mahwah, NJ
Recreation Department   
Summer Recreation  
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Mahwah Summer Recreation Program
PO Box 305
Mahwah, NJ  07430

Karen McGuire, Big Rec
Deanna Festa, Mini Rec


The Summer Recreation Program runs four, (1) one week sessions beginning June 26, 2017 and ending July 21, 2017.  (There is no rec on 7/3 and 7/4)  The program runs Monday through Friday from 9 am to 12 pm.  All children must be residents of Mahwah. 

Important Dates:
4/17/17- Summer Rec Counselor Applications available in "Forms Center" and Mahwah High School.

5/03/17- Summer Rec registration forms are available in "Forms Center" and will be distributed to elementary schools.

5/03/17- In-Person Counselor Application Day at Rec Bldg from 6-7:30. Corner of Island Rd. & E. Ramapo Ave.

5/17/17- Deadline for Counselor Applications
5/17/17- In-Person Summer Rec Registration at Rec Bldg from 6-7:30.

6/26/17 - Summer Rec week #1
7/5/17   - Summer Rec week #2 (No rec 7/3&/4 due to 4th of July holiday)
7/10/17 - Summer Rec week #3
7/17/17 - Summer Rec week #4

MINI Rec is for children entering K, 1st and 2nd grades in September 2017.  This program is held at Joyce Kilmer School from 9am to 12pm.

BIG Rec is for children entering grades 3 through 8 in September 2017.  This program is held at Mahwah High School from 9am to 12pm.

The weekly fee for both programs is $40.00 per child, and $30.00 per additional immediate family member.  Forms will be available on line or at Town Hall on or after May 3, 2017.  In-person registration will be held on May 17, 2017, from 6-7:30 at the Recreation Building at 70 East Ramapo Ave. 

The Counselor in Training program is open to children entering grades 9 & 10 in September 2017. The fee for this program is $20.00 per week. 

COUNSELORS:  Applicants must be entering 11th grade, 12th grade or college in September 2017.  Applicants must have CIT experience with Mahwah Summer Rec.


No applicant will be considered for the position without the following completed documents:

 1.    Completed Application (application page only)

2.    Completed and signed W-4 Tax form.  Do not cut the tax form, fill in bottom portion, including your date of birth, phone number and circle M or F.

3.    Employment Eligibility Verification form, Form I-9, starred area is to be completed and signed.

4.    Photocopy of birth certificate, signed social security card, and school ID or drivers license.  A total of three (3) forms of ID required,  (if you didn’t work last year).


6Available to work all four weeks.

You may pick up the working papers in the main office at Mahwah High School.

If you would like to apply in person or have your application paperwork checked, come to the recreation building at:

Commodore Perry Field

On   Wednesday, May 3rd  from 6-7:30 pm

Registration forms for the MINI REC , BIG REC and CIT’S will be available at the Municipal Building and on this website in the "FORMS CENTER" on May 3, 2017.  Application forms for COUNSELORS will be available at the Municipal Building, Mahwah High School and this website on April 17, 2017.

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