The Jersey City Department of Recreation & Youth Development is pleased to report that our Winter season programs; basketball, boxing, soccer, softball, tennis, volleyball, track, bucket drumming and special needs drumming are posted in the “Programs” section and will run from November 28, 2022 thru April 7, 2023.

Please visit https://jcrec.recdesk.com/Community/Facility to apply for a field permit. All individuals and entities using a City athletic field are required to adhere with all "Guidance for Sports Activities" published by the New Jersey Department of Health.

Please visit https://jcrec.recdesk.com/Community/Facility?type=2 to learn more about our Pool Pre-Season Schedule. Swim lessons are posted in the “programs” section.

Forms & Documents


  2019 Lupus Awareness Family Freindly Day
Size (Kb): 1.7 MB
Last Updated: 8/30/2019
Category: Lupus Awareness Family Freindly Day
  2019 Swimming at Pershing Field Flyer
Size (Kb): 4.6 MB
Last Updated: 8/6/2019
Category: 2018 Swimming at Pershing Field Flyer
  Covid19 --1
Size (Kb): 2.6 MB
Last Updated: 8/5/2020
  Covid19 2
Size (Kb): 665 KB
Last Updated: 8/5/2020
  Covid19 3
Size (Kb): 1.0 MB
Last Updated: 8/5/2020
  New Jersey Universal Health Form
Size (Kb): 49 KB
Last Updated: 3/3/2021
Category: New Jersey Universal Health Form
  Release Waiver
Size (Kb): 245 KB
Last Updated: 12/7/2022
  Special Needs Annual Information
Size (Kb): 904 KB
Last Updated: 12/7/2022
  Special Needs Policies
Size (Kb): 64 KB
Last Updated: 12/7/2022
COVID-19 UPDATE: While the City has resumed normal operations, we are taking the safety of our employees and residents seriously. Please be advised that face coverings are required to be worn at all times in municipal facilities, body temperatures will be checked upon entry, and additional cleaning and sanitizing of common areas will occur on a daily basis. We have also installed a variety protective barriers in any areas with possible close contact between people. All offices are appointment only until further notice and some employees may be working remotely or in modified work environments; please call or email to schedule a time to meet if necessary. For more information, please visit http://www.jcnj.org/coronavirus.