Recreation Youth Programs:

Track and Field Program
Open to Roseland, Wessex Fells, Fairfield and North Caldwell Residents
Boys and Girls in Grades 4-8
Practice and Home Meets will be held at the West Essex High school Track
Register online through Community Pass
 Registration will close on when the first 80 runners are registered or on Friday, March 22, 2019 which ever comes first.  All participants registering after March 15th will be assessed a $15.00 late fee.

2019 T Ball -8 Week Program
Players are introduced to the game of Baseball and Softball while utilizing a 
batting Tee in friendly social atmosphere.  
Program open to boys and girls Pre K through Kindergarten (Ages 4 and up)
Beginning on Saturday March 30th.
Register online through Community Pass
 Registration will close on when the first 80 registered players or on Friday, March 15, 2019 which ever comes first.  All participants registering after March 15th will be assessed a $15.00 late fee.

Spring Youth Baseball/Softball
Practice begins the week of 03/25/19
Games begin Saturday 04/20/19
Register online through Community Pass
 Registration will close on Friday, March 15, 2019.  After that, all registrants will be added to a wait list and 
be placed on a team, if space is available.  All participants registering after March 8th will be assessed a $15.00
late fee.

 The Roseland Recreation Department is looking for Volunteer Coaches for all its Spring Youth Baseball and Softball Programs.  The program will run from late March through early June. A mandatory Certification Clinic and other pre-season meetings will be announced at a later date.  In addition, a background check is also required to coach.If interested, sign up online through Community Pass at and then contact Michael Colitti, Director of Recreation by email at or by phone at 973-403-6822.

2019 Men's Adult Softball
Men's Adult Softball is open to Roseland and Local Area Men 18 years old and up
(High School Students are not allowed in this program)
Register online through Community Pass
 Registration will close on Friday, March 15, 2019.   All participants registering after March 15th will be assessed a $15.00 late fee.  Registration will close after the first 320 registered players or on Friday March 23rd

Annual Mother of the Year Essay Contest
Write an essay in 200 words or less 
My mom should be mother of the year because
Deadline: Friday, April 12, 2019

Annual Easter Egg Hunt
The 20th Annual Easter Egg hunt will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 11:30 am
at Harrison Complex, 19 Harrison Avenue
The Egg Hunt is open to Roseland Children Ages 8 and under 

Children ages 8 and under 
Pitch, Hit & Run Competition 
8th Annual Pitch, Hit & Run competition will be held Friday, April 26th (Rain Date May 3rd)
Competition is free but must Pre-Register by Thursday April 25, 2019
Register online through Community Pass
 A minimum of 10 sign ups is needed to run the competition 

Annual Fishing Derby
A Family Event for children ages 15 and under
Thursday, May 9, 2019 Check in 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Grover Cleveland Park Pond, Caldwell NJ

Annual Father/Child Bowling Night
In honor of Father's Day, the Roseland Recreation Department will
host it's 28th Annual Father/Child Bowling Night on Friday June 14th from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
at Eagle Rock Lanes in West Orange

 Private Sport Organization 

In an effort to maximize recreational, educational and cultural opportunities for Roseland Residents that are not offered by the Borough of  Roseland Recreation Department, the following links are provided to assist residents with additional recreational programs not affiliated with the Borough of Roseland.  Click Here



The East Hanover Health Department and the Roseland Board of Health will conduct a Men’s Cancer Screening Program from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at the Senior Citizens Center, 96 Mount Pleasant Avenue, East Hanover Township.

SMAC Blood Testing-March 23, 2019 from 8:00 am to 10:00 am
Screenings are conducted twice annually. Fee for the SMAC blood screening is $22.00 and prior registration is required, Fasting is required for the SMAC test; that is, no food or drink , except for water for 12 hours prior to the test.  In addition to SMAC test, the  PSA (Prostatic Specific Antigen) blood test will also be available for a fee of $2500. Call 973-888-6035 for more information or click here 


As cold weather and temperature fluctuations often lead to increased energy use and higher bills, PSE&G reminds customers that the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is accepting applications for financial assistance with heating and cooling costs. The LIHEAP program is run by the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
LIHEAP For more information or to download a LIHEAP application or find out where to apply, visit our website or call 1-800-510-3102 or 211. Applications are also available at PSE&G’s 16 walk-in Customer Service Centers. Applications and copies of all requested documents must be submitted by mail or in person to the designated LIHEAP in-take agency by August 31, 2019


LEARN ABOUT GARDENING, NATURE, BIRDS, BUGS, FROGS AND MORE AT THE ESSEX COUNTY ENVIRONMENTAL CENTER Essex County Executive DiVincenzo Invites Children and Families to Expand their Understanding and Appreciation of the Environment ----------Click Here for February Events