Borough of Highlands, NJ
  40.40422oN by 73.990674oW

 
Departments
Borough Directory
Administration
Board of Education
Board of Health
Building Department
Code Enforcement
Department of Public Works
Emergency Management
Finance
Fire Department
Fire Prevention
First Aid Squad
Housing Authority
Land Use Board
Municipal Alliance
Municipal Court
Police Department
Recreation Department
Employment Definitions

Recreation Department

Contact Jenn Strehl 
Phone:     732-872-1959   
Email:      JStrehl@highlandsborough.org   
Location:    22 Snug Harbor Ave.

The Highlands Recreation Department runs several programs through out the year to foster activity and fitness for our youth and adults.

Kids on the Move is an after school drop - in program (September to June) that allows kids to participate in games, sports, exercise as well as arts & crafts.

Summer Kidfest is held July through August for children ages 6-14. Nutritional Breakfast and Lunch are served. There are sports, trips, games and crafts.

Adult Indoor Soccer runs from January through March at the HHRS Gym.

Adult Volleyball takes place during the Spring at the HHRS Gym.

Many other programs are offered, including Middle School and High School Teen Nights at the Community Center.

Highlands Summer Concert Series

The Borough of Highlands in conjunction with the Recreation Committee presents Highlands Summer Concert Series - Thursday Evenings at Veterans Park, Bay Avenue from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. The schedule will be: July 12th - Carl Gentry Band; July 26th - Random Test Reggae Band; August 9th - Jerry Topinka's G13 Band; and August 23rd - Moroccan Sheepherders. Bring your chairs and blankets to sit on.

Summer Teen Program

The Highlands / Atlantic Highlands Municipal Alliance and the Highlands Recreation Dept. will be having a Summer Teen Program on Fridays, July 13th and 27th and August 10th and 24th from 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. at the Highlands Community Center. The event is FREE and pizza and soda will be served. For more information, please contact Heather DiBlasi at 908-601-5091.