PARKS & RECREATION

The Recreation Committee sponsors the Harvest Festival, Youth Week, Breakfast with Santa, House Decorating Contest, Easter Egg Hunt, presents Farm of the Year and Farm Heritage Awards and oversees maintenance of township parks and recreation facilities. Volunteers are needed!

         

 

Frank LoBiondo Sr. Park During Harvest Festival

Comcast is one of the Harvest Festival's Major Sponsors. They also provide cartoon characters each year.

 

 

Recreation Committee

Chairman ...... Roy Spoltore

Secretary........... Melody Montgomery

Twp. Committee Reps.: ......... Joseph V. Sparacio, Frank R. Spatola, Jr.   

 

Other Committee Members:

Gloria Fields
JoAnn Fioresi
Carol Halter
Caroline Havens
Paul Hoffman
Angelo Manera
Rob Montgomery

Beverly & John O’Brien

Anthony Scafidi
Tina Truitt

MEETINGS
Meeting are 7 pm in the municipal building as follows:

Feb. 15

March 11

April 12

May 17

June 21

July 19

Aug. 16

Sept. 6 & 20

Oct. 4 & 18

Nov. 29

Jan. 17, 2012

Feb. 15

March 11

April 12

May 17

June 21

July 19

Aug. 16

Sept. 6 & 20

Oct. 4 & 18

Nov. 29

Jan. 17, 2012


January 25th (Monday)
February 24th (Wednesday)
March 23rd (Wednesday)
April 27th (Wednesday)
May 25th (Wednesday)
June 22nd (Wednesday)
July 27th (Wednesday)
August 24th (Wednesday)
September 7th (Wednesday)
September 28th (Wednesday)
October 26th (Wednesday)
December 1st (Thursday)

January 25, 2017 Re-Organization

Special Meetings are as scheduled on the following dates:

* Easter Egg Hunt March 19 at 10:00 a.m.
* Youth Week Poster & Essay Contest TBA
* Youth Night – Wednesday, June 1 at 6:00 p.m.
* Field Day TBA
* October 4th Skirting
* Deerfield Township Harvest Festival – October 6, 7, 8 & 9
* December 3rd Breakfast w/Santa
* Dec. 9th or 16th House Judging

Recreation Committee Sponsors Breakfast with Santa.

 

 

Thousands enjoy Skelly's Amusements Midway at the Harvest Festival.

 

John Barbagello, center, with Trish and Joe Spoltore. Long-time festival volunteers.

Deerfield Township Parks

 

Frank LoBiondo, Sr. Park - Morton Avenue near Rosenhayn Fire Hall. Open fields for baseball, etc., basketball, street hockey, tennis, playground and bandstand. Lighted for night play. Closed to public 10 pm to dawn.

 

Lincoln Memorial Park - Morton Avenue near railroad. Passive use only. Closed sunset to sunrise.

 

Rosenhayn Park - Vineland Avenue at Pine Street in Rosenhayn. Basketball and baseball. Closed sunset to sunrise.

 

Carmel Park (memory of Morris April) - Sugarman Avenue just off of Irving Ave.. Basketball, baseball and playground. Closed sunset to sunrise.

 

Groups must reserve the parks for functions prior to use. Contact the municipal building for information well in advance.

 

 

Re-furbished Tennis Courts at Frank LoBiondo, Sr. Park

 

    

Left - Deerfield Farmer of the Year 2008 - Forevergreen Tree Farm, The Finley Family, center, the late Sam Pipitone, who was honored along with his family, right, with the Farm Heritage Award at the 2008 festival.

 

 

 

 

Deerfield

Township

Harvest Festival

 

 

    

Deerfield Township Harvest Festival

Oct. 10, 11 12, 2014

 

Amusement rides, games, live music and children’s fun, arts & crafts, food court, displays, parade, fireworks and salute to farmer of the year.

 

VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED!

Call the municipal building and let us know

that you'd like to join

the fun of planning

and presenting the Harvest Festival.

Join the festival volunteer team today!

festival@dthf.org

 

Recreation Committee Meeting Minutes

Feb. 3, 2014