Summer Recreation

Sign ups for the Summer Recreation Program for Wharton residents have begun! Children aged 5 through going into 8th grade are eligible to participate for free in the Summer Recreation Program. Summer Recreation runs from July 5th-August 11th from 9 a.m.- Noon M-F at Robert Street Park.

Proof of Wharton residency is required.

You can get a registration form here or pick up one at Town Hall during regular business hours. You can bring completed forms and proof of residence to Town Hall or bring them to the first day of the program. You can also email completed forms and proof of residence to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Children can sign up for up to two paid off campus trips. Planned trips this year are 7/6 Turtle Back Zoo $10, 7/13 Aspen Ice $10, 7/20 Mini Golf $10, 7/27 Frog Falls at Picatinny $20, 8/3 Bowling $12. You may sign up for and pay for trips at the the first day of camp.

Free breakfast will be served each day for all particpants through the Community Food Bank of New Jersey. 

Borough of Wharton

Wharton is a community of approximately 6,500 residents in the highlands of Morris County. Wharton is located between Routes 15, 46 and 80, stretching south from the main entrance of Picatinny Arsenal, a major army research and development center, to Route 46 abounded on the west by Roxbury Township and the east by Dover and Rockaway Township. The Borough is approximately 2.2 square miles.

Contact Information

10 Robert Street, Wharton,
New Jersey 07885
Phone - (973) 361-8444

Town Hall Office Hours
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Moday thru Friday

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