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Recreation & Parks Business Office Hours:

Monday through Friday (excluding holidays)
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

Fair Lawn Community Center:

The Fair Lawn Community Center has re-open to Fair Lawn residents ONLY. Residents will be allowed to utilize the gymnasium (basketball court), fitness room, walking track and arcade. Proper identification will be required. Hours at the Fair Lawn Community Center: 

Monday through Friday - 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Open Gym Hours (Basketball):

Monday, September 20 - 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Tuesday, September 21 - 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (Half gym 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.)

Wednesday, September 22 - 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, September 23 - 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. (Half gym 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.)

Friday, September 24 - 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (FLAS Basketball Games at 6:00 p.m.)

Saturday, September 25 - 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Sunday, September 26 - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The Recreation and Parks Department Business Office is open to residents. Questions? Please contact the Recreation and Parks Department at (201) 796-6746.

The Fair Lawn Recreation Department is responsible for all fitness, sports and game room activities at the facility.

MEMORIAL POOL (IMPORTANT UPDATE - 9/3/21) - Due to flooding conditions from remnants of Hurricane Ida at Memorial Park, the Memorial Pool season has ended. The Splash Pad will be open on weekends in beginning September 11 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Memorial Pool Spray Park - September Extended Hours

September 25, 26

Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Message from the Superintendent of Recreation and Parks:

Our Fair Lawn Recreation and Parks Department staff is committed to providing top notch cultural, leisure and recreational/sports activities to all the residents of Fair Lawn.  Various parks and recreational facilities have been updated; a new Adult Fitness Park in Memorial Park, a beautiful entrance sign to Memorial Park, outdoor benches added to Gregory Park and the Fair Lawn Arboretum and the new Monte Weed Recreation Turf Complex. Additionally, two Pickleball Courts have been added to Warren Point Annex and a Splash Pad at Memorial Park will be constructed in 2021. We are continually striving to improve these sites for all our residents to enjoy.

Thank you to all our full-time and part-time staff members, borough volunteers and coaches of all our sports programs, the various civic and business organizations that continue to assist and sponsor our programs, the Board of Education  and many other individuals and groups that make Fair Lawn such an wonderful place to reside. 

"NEW" for residents of Fair Lawn - Construction on the David LaPoff Center Rec Playground is completed. The playground is now OPEN and features new equipment, rubber mulch, benches and fencing.

The "Jerry Bredehorst" Street Hockey court in Memorial Park was repaved and striped for our Recreational Street Hockey program for the 2021 Winter season.

Program Announcements and Notice Locations:

The Fair Lawn Recreation & Parks Department publicizes all programs and registrations through the following media:

  • Flyers: Distributed through schools via Peachjar
  • Newspaper: The Community News (Wednesdays)
  • Internet: On the Official Web Page of Fair Lawn -
  • Television: Fair Lawn TV - Channel 77 on Cablevision or Channel 37 on FiOS