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

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
  • Thomas Ridgway, Assistant Director
  • Casey Bradford-Gaddy, 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 6:00 pm at the Recreation Office at 9 North Broadway.

  • Bill Widger – Chairman
  • Elizabeth Pappas – Vice Chairman
  • Thomas Hassler- School Board Liaison
  • Tom Mason – School Board Liaison
  • John Dyer- Township Liaison
  • Donna Buechler – Member
  • Matthew Minch – Member
  • Alan Morgan – Member
  • Brad Olcott – Recreation Director
  • Thomas Ridgway – Assistant Recreation Director
  • Nancy Sommers – Secretary

Organization Presidents 

  • Soccer – Rick Barnhart Jr, President
  • Mini Wrestlers – Curtis Pace
  • Midget Football – Dan Dowens, Presiedent
  • Little League – Chris Watson, President
  • Babe Ruth – Rich Humphreys

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 – First Saturday after Labor Day

Riverview Beach Park Memorial Brick Program

  • Cost is $50.00 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

Riverview Beach Park Walkway