About New Brunswick Recreation

The Division of Recreation administers various programs and services directed towards the provision of leisure time activities for the residents and workforce within the City of New Brunswick, New Jersey. The activities offered by the division include but are not limited to organized competitive sports, leagues for adults and youths, and seasonal events. Working with a variety of New Brunswick youth serving agencies, we provide a number of special events such as road races, festivals, clinics, tournaments, and fundraisers to support the community.

In cooperation with the Division of Parks, the Division of Recreation monitors the use of all athletic fields, playgrounds and park facilities in the city through the administration of a permit system.

Hub Teen Center The Division of Recreation manages a Teen Recreation Center with various programs and activities. Some of the activities are as follows; golf learning center, batting cages, computer classes, music, karate and self defense, clubs, meetings and a variety of other activities. The center also features a state of the art fitness center, dance studio, complete game room, computer lab, movie theatre, video lounge, and much more. The center also serves as a center point for teen homework assistance, information, and counseling.  Our Hub Teen Center is open 6 days a week for any children ages 13-19.

We currently run three leagues for adults ages 18 and older.  Men’s Open Baseball league consists of competitive fast pitch baseball.  Games are played starting in April and ending in November.  For more information, please contact Molly Lambert.

Men’s Open Softball League consists of slow pitch softball.  This league starts in April and ends in October.  For more information, please contact Mike Blackwell.

Adult Soccer is hosted by New Brunswick Recreation.  It is one of the largest adult soccer leagues around with 40-50 teams.  For more information, please email

Fitness Center The Hub Fitness Center is open!  The 6,000 square feet facility includes a state of the art fitness center and dance studio.

The fitness center includes over 12 cardiovascular machines (treadmills, elliptical, steppers and a bike) for all your cardio needs.  The center also features free weights, over 20 different machines, and  benches for all your lifting needs.  Two televisions and a complete sound system are on at all times in the center.

Women/men bathrooms and changing rooms are also located in the fitness center.