Mon-Thurs: 8am-4pm
Friday: 8am-2pm


15 Mountain Blvd
Watchung, NJ 07069

Hours: Mon-Thurs 8am-4pm
Friday 8am-2pm
Phone: 908.756.0080
Address: 15 Mountain Blvd
Watchung, NJ 07069

Recreation Commission

Commission Officials

Linda Monetti
Coordinator/Recording Secretary
Email: [email protected]

Borough Parks

Mobus Field
Location: 40 Brookdale Road  
Activities: Playground, Pavilion, Tennis, Basketball, Baseball & Softball

Phillips Field
Location: Entrance off Brookdale Road
Activities: Baseball, Softball & Soccer

Camp Endeavor
Location: Sequoia Drive off Bayberry Lane

Watchung Lake Park
Location: Watchung Circle            
Activities: Catch and Release Fishing, Gazebo & Walking Path

Best Lake and Picnic Grove
Location: Valley Road off of the Watchung Circle
Activities: Catch and Release Fishing, chess and checker game table area

General Information

Authority: Code 2-40

Members: 7 Regular Members for term of 5-years (including 1 Council Member)
2 Alternates for term of 5-years
Appointed by Mayor with Council consent; must be residents


15 Mountain Boulevard
Watchung, NJ 07069

P: (908) 756-0080 x 210

Commission Members

William Jacques, Chair

Suzanne Stiles

Mary Ann Weber

Craig Zaikov  

John Pennet 

Michael Onuska 

Freddie Hayeck, Council Member
Ending 12/31/2023

Allison Baitel, Alternate #1

Tynisha Sims, Alternate #2

Recreation Commission Meeting Schedule

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Recreation Programs

9 Sep
Movie in the Park
Date 09.09.2022 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
17 Sep
Fishing Derby
09.17.2022 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
24 Sep
Chili Cook-Off
22 Oct
Harvest Festival
10.22.2022 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm