Pennsville Recreation Department
9 North Broadway
Pennsville, NJ 08070

856-678-6777 (phone)
856-678-2323 (fax)

Facebook Pages found under the following:
Pennsville Township Park & Recreation Department
Pennsville Septemberfest
Pennsville Babe Ruth Baseball

Responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of the Riverview Beach Park and all playgrounds, baseball fields, and soccer fields plus all adult and youth programs. The Rec. Dept is a very active and involved within our town.

Pennsville Recreation Staff

  • Bradley R. Olcott, Director
  • Judy D. Bradford, Assistant Director
  • Thomas E. Ridgway, Program Coordinator
  • Michael Hoyt, Program Leader
  • Nancy D. Sommers, Office Manager

Pennsville Community Recreation Council

Pennsville Community Recreation Council meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month September through June at 7:00 pm at the Recreation Office at 9 North Broadway.

  • Michael Lopes – Chairman
  • Bill Widger – Vice Chairman
  • Thomas Hassler- School Board Liaison
  • Chris Widger- Township Liaison
  • Donna Buechler – Member
  • Joe Mecholsky – Member
  • Matthew Minch – Member
  • Alan Morgan – Member
  • Brad Olcott – Recreation Director
  • Judy Bradford – Assistant Recreation Director
  • Nancy Sommers – Secretary

Organization Presidents 

  • Soccer – Ray Ranier, President
  • Mini Wrestlers – Barry Gandy
  • Midget Football – Mike Miller, President 609-420-3356
  • Little League – Chris Watson, President

Annual Recreation Events

  • Park Pond Fishing Tournament – May
  • Halloween Contest – October
  • Christmas in Riverview – Early December
  • Hot Summer Knight Cruise (Septemberfest) – Last Friday in July
  • Septemberfest Tennis Tournament – Early August
  • Septemberfest Golf Tournament – 3rd Friday in June
  • Septemberfest – First Saturday after Labor Day

Riverview Beach Park Memorial Brick Program

  • Cost is $40.00 per brick.  Proceeds go towards the Park Playground

Riverview Beach Park Rentals

  • To reserve the Riverview Beach Park for you event, you must call the Pennsville Recreation Department to reserve the date.  Application will be mailed once a date has been secured.
  • A refundable deposit is required for parties that are over 24 people in attendance.
  • Call the Recreation Department for Details 856-678-6777

Riverview Beach Park Entrance







Picture courtesy of Marsha McDade

Riverview Beach Park Walkway

Riverview Beach Park Walkway







Picture courtesy of Marsha McDade