Rob Kowalski  


     Valerie Galizia                  Phone: (973) 383-5570               email: vgalizia@hamptontwp-nj.org


  • To be held the third Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm
    • Except in August & December where there is no meeting

Recreation Committee Budgets
2013 Budget
2014 Budget
2015 Budget

2016 Budget

2017 Budget

2018 Budget

Upcoming Events:

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

Interested in helping to volunteer at a Hampton Recreation Event? We're always in need of an extra set of hands! Please contact Valerie at the Municipal Office and let us know what types of events you may be interested in volunteering at and leave your contact information for our volunteer database! Either email vgalizia@hamptontwp-nj.org or call 973-383-5570.

Mayor Philip Yetter throwing the first pitch at the Little League State Championship game on Sunday, July 30th 2017 at Hampton Park.

2020 Events

KRHS/Hampton Rec Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 4th at 11:00am at Hampton Park.

Please join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt with some fantastic prizes, face painting, crafts, games, pictures with the Easter Bunny, refreshments and more! In the event of bad weather or the fields are too wet, the event will be held at KRHS in the cafeteria & library. Please check with the Municipal Office 973-383-5570 or on the Recreation Facebook page for updates.

Hampton Day

Saturday, June 13th 2020 at 3:00pm at Hampton Park. More details to follow.

Summer Soccer Camps

Little Kickers Summer Soccer Camp 

Dates TBA from 10am-12pm at Hampton Park

Registration $80 due by **. Late registrations will be accepted but a t-shirt cannot be guaranteed. Ages 4-6 years (Pre-K & K) For the registration form please click here! Please contact Brittani with questions at hellerbrittani@gmail.com or call 201-725-1743

Summer Soccer Camp 

Dates TBA from 5pm-8pm at Hampton Park

Registration $100 or after the deadline date of July 12th cost will be $115. Ages 1st - 8th grade. For the registration form please click here! Please contact Oscar Fernandez with questions at ondt26@ptd.net or call 973-670-9255.

Summer Rec Program

Dates TBA. Cost is $40.00/week per child. It is open to children of Hampton Township Residents, ages 5 through 12 on a first come first serve basis. Come join new friends and old while having fun participating in games, crafts, organized activities, free play, and more. Camp will held at Hampton Park. Questions? Please contact Sandra Zaruba at brilliantmillionbaby@gmail.com 

For the registration form, please click here!

Town Wide Garage Sale

Saturday & Sunday September 19th & 20th from 9am-3pm

No charge to be placed on the map. Maps will be available online and updated daily prior to the sale. Please indicate on the application if you will be participating on one day or both days. Please register no later then Friday, September 18th by 4pm to be placed on the digital map.  For the registration form please click here!

The digital map will be able to be viewed by 9/18 or paper copies may be picked up at the Municipal Office on 9/18 in the afternoon.

The online digital map may be viewed here: 


Please click here for the printable garage sale map! And click here for thegarage sale list!

Trunk or Treat

Friday, October 23rd from 6pm-8pm at Hampton Park

Please join us for our annual Trunk or Treat event and festivities! To participate in the trunk or treat event, please register your vehicle with vgalizia@hamptontwp-nj.org. Then decorate your trunk with any theme you wish and treats for the trick or treaters! The top 3 decorated trunks will receive awards! We will have some incredible prizes to distribute this year! There will also be a children's costume contest with awards as well! Trunk set up may begin at 5pm, the trunk or treating will begin at 6pm. There will also be a haunted hay ride, refreshments, and other spooky surprises!

​Volunteers for this event are also appreciated! Any students looking to receive community service time will be awarded! We will need volunteers to help setting up the decorations/concessions/tables at 4:30pm, 2-3 volunteers to assist at the entrance to the trunk or treat to distribute vehicle numbers, assisting in the concession stand from 6pm until approximately 8pm, about 8-10 people to be our "spooky" characters in the haunted hay ride, and help cleaning up after the event.

Letter to Santa!

Letter to Santa are being accepted November 29th through December 21tst! Letters may be dropped off at the Municipal Office, in the tan drop box at the front doors of the Municipal Office, mailed to the Municipal Office to Valerie Galizia or reference letters to Santa, or may be given to Santa at the Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, December 4th. Please include the child's name, a return address, something that the child is proud of doing this past year, and to make it more personalized include a close friend or family members name & the child's eye color. Children will receive a letter back from Santa! Any other questions please email vgalizia@hamptontwp-nj.org


Tree Lighting & Holiday Party

Friday, December 4th, 2020 at 7pm at the Hampton Township Community & Senior Center

Please join us starting off the holiday season at our annual tree lighting & holiday party! Join us in singing holiday songs, a performance by the Synergy Dance Company, waiting to see Santa pull in on the Hampton Township Fire & Rescue Truck, pictures with Santa and more! Each child receives a free goodie bag from Santa! Cookies, coffee and cocoa will be provided in the Community Center.

Sports Webpages

Hampton Soccer Club Information Website: 

Hampton Rec Softball Information Website:

  • facebook page- https://www.facebook.com/HamptonRecSoftball/
  • Spring Softball Registrations now open!
  • Grades K-9th are eligible to participate.
  • Questions? Contact Anna Pascarella 973-202-4487 or email hamptonsoftballrec@gmail.com

Kittatinny Little League Information Website:

  •  www.kittatinnybaseball.com 
  • Kittatinny Little League Baseball Registration for the 2020 Spring season is now open! KLL is open to any child ages 4-15.
  • Children must be 4 years old by September 1, 2019 to play Little League Baseball.  
  • Registration is open through March 1, 2020 and is $90/Child; $170/(2)Children or $220/Family.  A late Fee of $25/child will automatically be assessed if received after February 16, 2020.

Hampton Sandyston Rec Basketball Website:

Hampton-Sandyston Wrestling Information Website:

  • http://www.eteamz.com/HamptonSandystonWrestling/
  • Need information on Hampton-Sandyston wrestling please contact the club at HamptonSandystonWrestling@gmail.com 
  • Hampton-Sandyston Wrestling Club registration
    Our season runs from November - February.  New wrestlers welcome!  For questions about the program, please email hamptonsandystonwrestling@gmail.com or call/text club president Tricia Coesfeld at 862-268-0146.

Kittatinny Youth Lacross Website:

Kittatinny Midget Football League:

  • "Creating a positive winning culture within the sport of football"
  • http://www.kittatinnyfootball.com/
  • https://www.facebook.com/KittatinnyMidgetFootball/
  • 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 Organization Primary Contacts:

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 

Recreation Committee