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Recreation Committee

Chairwomen - Sue Rude  

Secretary - Valerie Galizia


To be held the fourth Wednesday of each month at 7:00pm except in June and July where there is no meeting.

View Agendas & Meeting Minutes

How To Contact:

Phone: (973) 383-5570
Secretary Valerie Galizia email:

Recreation Committee Budgets

2013 Budget
2014 Budget

Upcoming Events:

Summer Soccer Camp:  July 11-15th 
9am-3pm at Hampton Park  
$100.00 for the week
Questions please email 

Please view our new Recreation Committee Facebook page for updated information!

Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday March 19, 2016 at 10am at Hampton Park. Rain date is Saturday March 26th.

Hampton Day
Saturday June 4, 2016

3:00pm-Dusk (Return of the Fireworks Display!)
Hampton Park

Interested in being a vendor at Hampton Day? Please click here for our vendor application. The fee is $25.00 to be a vendor or no charge if you are a non-profit. There is a limited amount of space to plug into electricity so please let us know if you require electric. You must bring your own table and chairs and it is recommended to bring an EZ up tent. Set up is between 2pm-3pm. Any other questions please contact Valerie Galizia at 973-383-5570 or email

Town Wide Garage Sale
Saturday, September 24th from 9:00am-3:00pm

Town Wide, maps available closer to the event
Please contact the Hampton Municipal Building- Valerie Galizia to get placed on the map. $10 fee.

Fall Festival & Halloween Costume Exchange
Saturday, October 1, 2016

Hampton Park, Times TBD
Join the Recreation Committee for some family fun fall themed activities and a Halloween Costume Exchange!

Trunk or Treat?
Friday, October 28, 2016 from 6:00pm-8:00pm

Bring your cars with decorated trunks and treats for the kids! And of course bring your trick-or-treaters too! The more cars that participate, the more fun for the kids! Donuts and apple cider available for those that participate courtesy of the Newton Shoprite & Weis! Please contact Valerie for more information or to register! or call 973-383-5570.

Letters to Santa
Send in your letters to Santa November 28th through December 20th
Be sure to include your return address, child/ren's first and last name, what the child has accomplished this year, child's gender, age, eye color and a friend or family member's name for Santa.  Children will receive a letter from Santa and certificate if they've made it on the nice list this year ;)
**Children can also give their letters to Santa at the Holiday Tree Lighting and Party on Friday, December 2nd as well!!**

Hampton Township Tree Lighting & Holiday Party
Friday, December 2nd, 2016 at 7:00pm
at the Community/Senior Center

Come join us for our annual tree lighting and holiday party.  Special appearance by Santa, brought in on one of the Hampton Township Fire Trucks! Enjoy some cookies, coffee and cocoa and take some pictures with Santa and receive a gift bag with seasonal goodies!

T-shirts from the Field of Dreams car show available for purchase for $15.00 each.  All sizes available.  Canvas wine bags and draw string back packs available for purchase from the Mike Biron Golf Outing for $3.00 each or 2/$5.00.  All proceeds go toward the field lighting project at Hampton Park.  Please purchase at the Hampton Municipal Building.

Hampton Recreation Committee presenting Mike Biron Jr. with the money collected from the 2012 Field of Dreams Car, Truck, and Motorcycle Show.

The Recreation Committee with the help from the Hampton sports organizations and the NJ Mopar Group Car Club collected $1,556.00 at the 2013 Field of Dreams Car Show to help support the funds needed for the field lighting project for Hampton Park.

Sports Organizations Information:

Sports Webpages

Hampton Soccer Club Information Website:
2016 Spring Registrations Now Open!
Registrations due by 3/15/16. An additional $10.00 late fee will be assessed for registrations received after March 1st.
Please click here to download the registration form.

Hampton Rec Softball Information Website:
2016 Spring Registrations now open!
Registrations due by 2/23/16
In person registrations at McKeown School on 2/22 from 5:00pm-7:00pm
Please click here to download the registration form.

Kittatinny Little League Information Website:

Meetings at Hampton Township Senior Center every 3rd Tuesday of the month from 8:00PM-9:30PM
  2016 Spring Registrations now open!
Registrations due by 2/15/16. After 2/16 a late fee of $20 per child will be applied. Registrations close March 1st, 2016. Children must be 5 years old by April 30, 2016 to play Little League Baseball.
Please click here to download the registration form.

Hampton-Sandyston Wrestling Information Website:
Hampton-Sandyston Wrestling Registration Now Open!

Please click here for the Registration Form.

Please click here to view the registration letter.
Need information on Hampton-Sandyston wrestling please contact the club at

Kittatinny Youth Lacross Website:
Please click here for Kittatinny Youth Lacrosse Club Registration Form!
Please Click here for the US Lacrosse Form (must be mailed with registration form)

Kittatinny Midget Football League:
"Creating a positive winning culture within the sport of football"

The Kittatinny Football Association meets the the 3rd full Thursday of each month (week starting with a Monday is the first week) at 7:00pm in the Kittatinny High School library. Any questions or looking to join, please call Leon Pollison.

Recreation & Competition Cheerleading


                                                                  Sports Teams Contacts:

    Sondra Bell 201-841-9968 or
Football:        Leon Pollison 973-769-0522 or
Softball:         Dianne Rude 201-787-5430 or
Wrestling:     Teresa Casale 973-885-1486 or
Soccer:           Dave Brownlee 973-592-2129 or
Lacrosse:      John Major 973-809-1603 or  
Baseball:       Kyle Nelson 973-271-2307 or
Cheer Leaders: Tonya Fleszar 973-534-6943 or
Kittatinny Barracudas Swim:

Programs Calendar 2016

JANUARY 2016: Sign-ups for Spring Soccer, Lacrosse, Baseball

FEBRUARY 2016: Sign-ups for Baseball & Softball, Mandatory Sports Organization meeting at the Recreation Committee Meeting Wed. Feb 24th 7:00pm.

MARCH 2016: Hampton Easter Egg Hunt Tentative Date of Saturday, March 19th at 10:00 AM with a rain date of Saturday, March 26th.  Egg Hunt will be held at the Hampton Park Pavilion for Hampton Residents Only. Please check back to see changes.
Lacrosse Season Opens

APRIL 2016: Spring Baseball/Softball/Soccer Season Opens

MAY 2016:Registrations for football/cheer open
Sign-ups for Fall Soccer - Contact: Dave Brownlee 973-592-2129 or visit the Soccer Club Website

JUNE 2016: Hampton Day Saturday June 4th 3pm-dusk
Registrations for football/cheer due by June 15th

JULY 2016: Little League All-Star Games
Football Sign-Ups - Contact:  Leon Pollison 973-383-2662
Soccer Sign-Ups - Contact: Dave Brownlee 973-592-2129

AUGUST 2016: Football Begins, Soccer practice starts mid August

SEPTEMBER 2016: Town Wide Garage Sale Sept 24th from 9a-3p. Soccer Season Begins

OCTOBER 2016: Fall Festival & Halloween Costume Exchange Saturday October 1st times TBD
Trunk or Treat Friday October 28th from 6:00pm-8:00pm
Soccer Season
Wrestling Sign-ups - Contact: Teresa Casale at 973-885-1486 or email

NOVEMBER 2016: Sign-Ups for Spring Soccer - Contact: Dave Brownlee 973-592-2129
Letters to Santa begin November 28th through December 20th. Please see the Upcoming Events section above for more details.

DECEMBER 2016: Hampton Tree Lighting Ceremony & Holiday Party, Friday December 2, 2016 at 7:00 PM

All scheduled activities will be included in the McKeown Newsletter and posted on the Bulletin Board at the Municipal Complex. Please also view the new Recreation Committee Facebook page at
Dates are subject to change.