Parks and Recreation

Office:  610-437-5524, ext. 160

Hotline:  610-437-5524, ext. 200

E-Mail:  recrdept@whitehalltownship.com
 

Staff

Greg Mooney Bureau Chief gmooney@whitehalltownship.com 

Erik Kloiber…………….Camp Whitehall

Robin Dorney…………..Swimming Pools

 

Whitehall Township 's Bureau of Recreation oversees approximately 370 acres of parkland at 30 different sites throughout the township.  These properties range from small tot-lots to our 110-acre Whitehall Parkway and Ironton Rail-Trail.

Whitehall residents can experience both passive and active recreation through the various clubs and interest groups. Club offerings include: Garden and Beautification, Historical Preservation and park and playground groups located in the villages that comprise Whitehall.

                           

Activities within the township for the avid adult participant and fan include:  fishing, bicycling, picnic areas, ice skating, roller skating, golf, aerobics, tennis, volleyball, softball, basketball, swimming, aqua aerobics, Zumba 
Martial Arts and hiking treks for different interests such as flora and fauna, bird watching, historical sites and
conditioning.

Three municipal pools offer relief from the summer heat.  Season passes are available for township and non residents.  Swim lessons for children and Aqua Aerobics for adults are available.  The Recreation Department also utilizes the Whitehall High School pool from fall through spring for aquatic activities.

Special event offerings include: 

Month

Event

Location

May 2, 2015Electronic Recycling, Document Shredding, VIN Etching Event, 9 A.M. to 1 P.M. Public Works Building at Municipal Complex,  there will be a charge for T.V.'s. and for Computer Hard Drive Destruction.   Limit of 4- one foot by 2 foot boxes for shredding.
May 4, 2015Camp Whitehall Registration BeginsWhitehall Municipal Building Between 8 A.M. to 4 P.M. 

May 16, 2015,  8 A.M.to 2 P.M.

Whitehall Historical Society Flea MarketGrim Homestead, Lehnert & Mickley Roads
May 24, 2015, 11 A.M. Fishing DerbyHokendauqua Park
May 24, 2015, 11 A.M. Sunday, Memorial Day ServiceHokendauqua Memorial Triangle at 3rd & School Street
May 25, 2015, 8:45 A.M. Memorial Day ServiceCementon Memorial at Main St./Rt. 329

May 25, 2015, 9:00 A.M.

 

Memorial Day ServiceEgypt VFW, Spring Street at the Fighter Jet at 9:00 am and at the Egypt Traingle Doughboy at 9:15 
May 25, 2015, 10 A.M. Memorial Day Service Fullerton American Legion, Third Street
May 27 to May 31, 2015Fullerton FairJefferson Street, behind Toys R Us
May 30, 2014, 10 A.M. Parade, Festival & Curt Simmons Day

Egypt Park, Rt. 329/Main Street and Bank Street/Curt Simmons Way 

June 6, 2015National Trails Day

IRT Trailhead, Chestnut Street

 June 7, 2015Tentative Stroll on the IRT TrailIRT from Troxell Steckel Home to Hokendauqua Park
 June 13, 2015Tentative Opening of 3 Outdoor Pools 1 P.M. to 7 P.M. Family, Student, Individual, Grandparent Pool Passes for Sale at Township Municipal Building 8 A.M. to 4 P.M.
June 22-June 27, 2015Cement Belt Fair

Rt. 329 & Forniciari Drive

July 25, 2015Wacky Water GamesHokendauqua Parkview Pool
October 3, 2015IRT Historical Walk, 9 amWT Parkway Barn, Chestnut Street
October 11, 2015, 2 pmWhitehall Fall Halloween ParadeWest Catty 1st Avenue @ Church Street to Fullerton;s 3rd St. to Jefferson St, ends at Fullerton Memorial Park
December 3, 2014, 6:30 PMWhitehall Tree Lighting CeremonyWhitehall Municipal Building

 


In addition, there are annual carnivals sponsored by several of our playground associations.  For more information on any of our special events, call the Recreation Hotline at 610-437-5524, ext. 200, or access our

                                                The Bureau of Recreation is proud of its past accomplishments and is continuing to improve the quality of life for its residents and their friends and families.  Anyone with a concern or anyone interested in volunteering should call our office at 610-437-5524, ext. 160.  Volunteers are always needed and certainly welcomed!! Facilities Chart

Park and Recreation Board Members
Recreation Commission Members

 

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