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Recreation                           
1766 Union Avenue
Municipal Building, 2nd Floor
Hazlet, NJ 07730
 
Phone: (732) 217-8648 or (732) 217- 8683 
 
Recreation Director:   Kathy Viscardi
Program Coordinator: Ed Huber                                                              
 
Registration procedure:  
  1. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and download the Registration Form.
  2. You can either mail the form to Hazlet Recreation 1766 Union Ave. Hazlet, NJ 07730 or drop it off in the Tax Offices deposit slot located to the left of the entrance of Hazlet Town Hall.        
 
Recreation Advisory Council meetings are held the second Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. at the Cullen Center.
 
The Hazlet Township Recreation Department provides a wide variety of services to the community to enrich the quality of life for all residents. 
 
 
JOIN OUR TEAM!
Hazlet Recreation is looking to add programs.  If you have a new idea for a class or program, please submit your name, cell phone, email, resume and course proposal in writing to kviscardi@hazlettwp.org
 

*At the bottom of the page, you will find downloadable PDF's for Summer Camp (see various forms) and Sports Camp (Child Recreation Activity Registration form if not available for that program)!

 

Raritan Summer Sports Camps:

Field Hockey
Dates: July 15th-July 19th
Time: 9:30 AM -11:30 AM at Main Athletic Field 
Grades:   5 through High School
Price: $115.00 due by July 10th, 2019
Instructor: Coach Kristine Cox 
 

Tennis Camp
Dates: July 29th-August 1st
Time: 9 AM -11:00 AM at Raritan High Tennis Courts 
Grades: 4-12
Price: $100.00 
Instructor: Coach’s Rory Clayton, Christopher Berg, and Staff
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Track Camp
Dates: June 10th-June 13th
Time: 4:30pm-6:30pm Raritan High Main field/Practice field 
Grades: 3-12
Price: $100.00 
Instructor: Coach’s Peter Toscano and Christopher Berg 
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Soccer Camp-Boys and Girls
Dates: July 29th-August 1 (Rain Date August 2rd Grades K-9
Time: 9AM-12PM at Main Athletic Field
Price: $150.00 ($50.00 Sibling discount)
Instructors: Coach’s Francine Florio and Gregg Cohen 
 

Football Camp
Dates:
June 17th- June 20th
Time: 6pm-8PM at Main Athletic Field
Ages: 7 and up 
Payment before May 31st
Price:
$115.00 1 child, $200 for 2 children
Payment thereafter
Price:
$130.00 1 child, $230.00 for 2 children
Instructor: Coach Anthony Petruzzi
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Click Below for Registration Forms! 


2019 Summer Camp Returning CIT Registration Form
2019 Summer Camp New CIT Registration Form
2019 Summer Camp Resident Registration Form
2019 Summer Camp Resident Sibling Form
2019 Summer Camp Non-Resident Form
2019 Summer Camp Non-Resident Sibling Form
2019 Summer Camp Before/After Care Form
2019 Summer Camp Permission Slip Form
2019 Summer Trip Descriptions
2019 Electronics Policy
2019 Emergency Form
2019 Camp Info
2019 Camper Information

 

 


 

Hazlet Recreation Programs 

Children's Programs
 

Gymnastics 

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Day: Mondays & Wednesdays
Location: Cove Road Elementary School, 8 Cove Road, Hazlet. (Directions)
$79.00

The Hazlet Recreation announces Gymnastics for Girls. This high energy class is designed to excite, motivate and stimulate kids who have a desire to learn gymnastic skills. Classes help build strength, endurance, flexibility, balance, and coordination. Correct body positions, form, and technique will be taught. Instruction will be given to students in gymnastics including vaulting, uneven bars, balance beam, floor exercise, rings, and ropes. The program will stress safety and fun.

Instructors: Marsha Reardon, Kelsey Reardon, and Jennifer Szotak

Children must be in Kindergarten.

Girls Ages 5-8  5:40 - 6:40 PM 

Girls Ages 5-8  6:50 - 7:50 PM 

Girls Ages 9 -15 8:00 - 9:00 PM  

 

Dates   
Apr 8 May 1
Apr 10 May 6
Apr 15 May 8 (canceled)
Apr 17 May 13
Apr 29 May 15

 


Spring Playgroup


Location: James J. Cullen Center, 1776 Union Avenue, Hazlet 
Days: Wednesdays 10:15 am - 11:15 am 
Classes: Total 10 Classes
Price: $100.00 - $85.00 per sibling
Instructors: Cindy and Ebony

Dates   
Mar 20 Apr 24
Mar 27 May 1
Apr 3 May 8
Apr 10 May 15
Apr 17 May 22

For more information regarding the Spring Playgroup please Click Here



Karate

Amato’s Karate, 589 Palmer Avenue, Hazlet
Saturdays, 6 classes 10:00am - 11:00am
$15.00 per session. Plus one time $30 fee for a uniform to be purchased at Amato’s before the session starts.

This class is the perfect introduction to the exciting world of Karate. The class is dedicated to the basics; stances, blocks, kicks, drills, punches and positioning of the arms and feet. Repetition, along with fun moves, shows the students how to succeed in whatever they try. There's more to karate than simply the moves…speed, agility, confidence, self-esteem, how to resolve conflict peacefully, promote healthy bodies and strong minds. 

Instructor:  Victor Amato

Ages 4 -12

Register at Hazlet Recreation office 1766 Union Ave 2nd Floor

Dates: Session 5  
Apr 6 May 4
Apr 13 May 11
Apr 27 May 18

 


Adult Programs 

Chung Do Kwan 
(Safe - No Contact - Martial Arts) 

White Tigers Chung Do Kwan, LLC 

Learn the Korean art of self-defense. This martial art emphasizes control, safety, and respect.  It is a martial art with training rooted in basic technique, formal exercises, and sparring.   With emphasis on the principles of speed, power, balance, control, and focus, this school follows a strict no-contact philosophy. Students are taught in an environment that encourages teamwork and safety. Classes are safe for all ages and levels of physical abilities.

Studies have shown that activities like Chung Do Kwan, provide the following positive impacts:

  • Physical fitness and improve coordination
  • Self-confidence and respect for others
  • Enables people with ADHD to practice self-control
  • Improves cognitive performance and decreases the risk of dementia
  • Offers Gender Equality - Women and men are equal in the martial arts 

Students of all ages practice safely together with family members and friends.

Our Motto “Families that kick together, stick together” 

Ages:

  • 13-17 Years old allowed with participating parents or participating non-minor siblings.
  • 18+ through seniors.

Head Instructor: Brian Freeman 
New Student Fee:  $30.00 
Returning Student Fee: $70.00

Recommended uniform and Sparring Head Guard

  • Uniform - Ronin Lightweight Student Karate Gi
  • Sparring Head Guard - Pro Force Lightning or Similar  
Dates (Session 1):   
May 13 May 27
May 16 May 30
May 20 Jun 3
May 23 Jun 6

 


 

Zumba

Location: James J. Cullen Center, 1776 Union Avenue, Hazlet 
Days:  Monday 7:00-8:00 pm and Saturday 9:45-10:45 am
Classes:  Total 10 Classes
Price: $70.00
Instructor: Sandy Molon 

Zumba Fitness️is a Latin-inspired, dance –fitness class that incorporates Latin and international music and dance movements, which create a dynamic fitness system.  This class will combine fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body in an aerobic/fitness fashion to achieve a unique blended balance of cardio and muscle toning benefits.  This class is for everyone. If you are a first-timer, this class will be easy to master. No dance experience is required.  
 


Strength Training  

                                                                                                                 
Location: James J. Cullen Center, 1776 Union Avenue, Hazlet
Day: Thursdays
Time: 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Price: $90.00
Dates *Tuesday                    
March 14 May 2
March  21 May 9
March 28 May 16
April 4 May 23
April 11 May 30
April 25 June 9

HIIT class: Thursdays with weights and cardio. Class runs 45 minutes and starts at 7:00 pm and ends at 7:45 pm. Class is timed for each exercise and interval. Great, great class!!!  Burn lots of fat and feel great for the weekend!! Instructor: Francesca Locicero


Body Conditioning 

Location: James J. Cullen Center, 1776 Union Avenue, Hazlet 

Day:  Tuesdays & Thursdays, 2x week/14 classes
Time:  9:30am-10:30am
Price: $100.00

Dates                                  
Jan 8 Jan 31
Jan 11 Feb 5
Jan 15 Feb 7
Jan 18 Feb 12
Jan 22 Feb 14
Jan 24 Feb 19
Jan 29 Feb 21

The class offers a fitness and strength workout using a mixture of low impact exercises.  This is a great class to get fit with some fun and easy exercises. Mat, water bottle, and sneakers required. Instructor: Leonora “Lee” Coppola.


Yoga 

Location: James J. Cullen Center, 1776 Union Avenue, Hazlet 
Day:  Wednesdays 10 classes
Time:  6:00pm-7:00pm
Price: $100.00
Instructor: Basha Alperin

 

Dates:                              
March 6 April 10
March 13 April 17
March 20 May 1
March 27 May 8
April 3 May 15
 
ALL PROGRAMS: A late fee of $15.00 is applicable. Payment must be made by the last business day prior to the start of any program to avoid this fee. For your convenience, we have a drop box located directly across the road from the Cullen Center. It is checked every morning. If the payment is in the box before 8:00 a.m. prior to the start of the program you will not be assessed a late fee.

 
REFUND POLICY:
 All Programs: (except preschool and summer camp)  a 50% refund will be given prior to the start of a class or program. NO REFUNDS will be given after the class begins. (Medical exception: documentation from a physician is required)  BUS  TRIPS:  No Refunds, as a courtesy, we will try to resell tickets for you only if a wait list is available.  Camp:  No Refunds except for summer school.  Preschool– see booklet


Continuing Programs Throughout the Year

Ballfield rentals – Lighted $70/game, unlit $40/game

Picnic area rentals per section - $60/residents, $120/non-residents

 
Nov 26
 
Downloadable Forms, Applications & Documents
pdf

2019 Seasonal Jobs

pdf

2019 Before/After Care

pdf

2019 Job Application Summer Employment

pdf

Child Recreation Activity Registration Form

pdf

Adult Program and Trip Registration Form

pdf

Cullen Center Building Permit

pdf

Field Permit

pdf

2019 permission slip for trips

pdf

2019 Summer Camp Form Non Resident Sibling

pdf

2019 Summer Camp Non Registration Form

pdf

2019 Resident Registration Form

pdf

2019 CIT Registration Form

pdf

2019 Returning CIT Registration

pdf

2019 Resident Sibling Form

pdf

2019 Summer Trip Descriptions

pdf

2019 Group Placement Request

pdf

2019 Camp Info

pdf

2019 Camper Information Form

pdf

Picnic Permit

pdf

2019 Electronics Policy

pdf

2019 Emergency Form

pdf

2019 Summer Camp & Swim Club Application