Recent Web Updates
NP REC Hotline:  (908) 756-0247
Recreation Director: Dennis Passe (908) 403-9752
North Plainfield Parks & Recreation
Return to www.northplainfield.org
Field/Gym Closings/Changes

Field and Gym Closings due to weather will also be posted
on Facebook AND on the hotline at 908 756 0247
Don't Forget to Refresh Your Web Page (press F5)
This Closings/Changes Section Last Updated: N
ovember 25th, 2015
Special Information for Coaches and Site Supervisors
Volunteer Coach Qualifications
For more information, go to Coaches & Supervisors page
1.  All coaches must successfully pass a Criminal Background Check
2.  All coaches must take the Rutgers S.A.F.E.T.Y. course
3.  All coaches must be 18 years and older
4.  All coaches must wear a Coach's photo I.D. at all times
Job Openings with Recreation Department
Interested parties may apply by sending email to Roe Woods, Joe Irovondo or Dennis Passe (contact information can
be found on the
Contact Us page).
Open Positions with the Parks & Recreation Committee
Commissioners are volunteer positions and appointed by the Mayor.  If you are
interested in this position, you must first go to Borough Hall and fill out a Talent
Bank form indicating your interest.

If you are interested in being a Coach or Coordinator for any recreation program
or activity, please send an email to the Recreation Director at dpasse@npmail.org.  
Recreation Information and Forms
Field Usage Form
Any teams or organizations who need to use a field outside of the days and times already scheduled by the Recreation
Commission for games must complete a Field Usage form and receive approval.  Anyone using fields without prior
approval will be asked to leave.  Click on the following link to access the
Field Usage Form.  Forms should be submitted
Dennis Passe.

Code of Conduct
Effective immediately.
North Plainfield Recreation has passed an ordinance to implement and adhere to the following Codes of Conduct.  
Please click on the appropriate one to read the guidelines.  
All players, parents, and coaches will need to sign the necessary Code of Conduct.
(Violation of NJ State law P.L.2002, c.74. – Athletic Codes of Conduct could result in criminal penalties)
Player Code of Conduct
Parent Code of Conduct
Coach Code of Conduct
North Plainfield
Recreation Sponsors
Did You Know?
North Plainfield Recreation participates
in the Somerset County Parks
Therapeutic Recreation (TR) Dept.
which is dedicated to providing
year-round activities and opportunities
for people with developmental
Body Shop, Co-Motion, Out and
About, Holiday Baking, Teen Drop In
Children 7-12
Teens 13-17
Adults 18 and older
For program brochures & flyers, visit
Therapeutic Recreation website or
contact the TR office at 908 526-5650.
Winter Holiday Celebration
Thank you to all who participated in our Annual Winter Holiday Celebration and
Lighting of the Tree at Vermeule.  We hope to see you next year!  This event always
takes place on the first Sunday after Thanksgiving. View
Don't Miss the 2015-2016 Basketball Festival!
Saturday, December 5th, 2015 - 1 pm (see below) and 3 pm (see below)
For the first time, we will have the Festival in December to kick-off the beginning of
the basketball season at the NPHS Gym.

1 pm
Teams in the following leagues should come to the gym for the 1 pm session:
Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3-4 Boys, 3-4-5 Girls
3 pm
Teams in the following leagues should come to the gym for the 3 pm session:
5-6 Boys, 6-7-8 Girls, 7-8 Boys

Basketball Schedules have been posted on the Youth Recreation Sports Programs
page, in the Winter Sports section.
Basketball & More for Adults
Go to the Adults Sports page for more information and registration form.
Recreation Announcement
  • Zumba, Zumba Gold and Yoga  New in 2015!
  • Free Senior Citizens (60+) Program  New for 2015!
For more information on these programs, download the latest Recreation
Announcement. or go to the Adult Sports page has further details.
Recreation offers a RUTGERS S.A.F.E.T.Y. class prior to each season for it's
coaches and staff. For more information, go to the
Coaches & Supervisor's page.

Email Notifications
If your child does not attend North Plainfield Public Schools and you wish to be
informed of all recreational activities, please email Assistant Director, Roe Woods,
with your name and email information to rwoods@npmail.org.  Roe will be happy to
send out an  email to all families informing them of our current events.
Download your Modell's Holiday
Coupon. 15% Off and a
Percentage Comes Back to North