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Hanover Township Recreation is pleased to offer to residents of all ages a wide variety of activities, trips, and special events as well as athletic, educational and cultural programs throughout the year. In addition, seasonal offerings include fireworks, outdoor concerts, and camps. Current season activity, event and trip information can be found on our online registration website. A user name and password is not required to view information. To register for programs you must be an active household with a user name and password.


Hanover Township Recreation invites you to join our new computerized registration system, Community Pass.

This program allows you to register and pay online by credit card for Hanover Township Recreation sports and activities.

Community Pass Account

Community Pass gives you easy access to all our programs for each of your family members! Set Up Your Community Pass Account so you can register and pay online.
If you prefer to pay by cash or check, please come to the Recreation Department.

Any injury, accident, or medical situation must be reported within 24 hours of occurrence to Recreation. Please email Denise Brennan at

  1. Youth Programs
  2. Adult Programs

Please visit Recreation Sports for information regarding Hanover Recreation sports. 

Spring Break Chess Camp  

  • Dates: April 10,11,12,13, 2023
  • May only register for one session. AM or PM.
  • AM Session:9 AM-12Noon
  • PM Session: 12:30PM-3:30PM
  • Fee: $200
  • Open to Township of Hanover Residents: Grades K-5
  • Registration opens on Monday, February 13, 2023 at 9 AM via Community Pass 


  • Dates: Mondays
  • January 23, 30
  • February 6, 13, 27 (No class February 20)
  • March 6, 13, 20
  • Location: Township of Hanover Community Center
  • Grade K-6: 6:15p.m. – 7:15p.m.
  • Grade 7- Adult: 7:30p.m. – 8:30p.m.
  • Resident Fee: $55 for the session, $50 sibling discount
  • Non- Resident Fee: $60, Non-Resident sibling discount $55
  • Pre-registration is required. Register via Community Pass

US Sports Institute


Visit US Sports Group - Hanover Recreation

US Sports Spring & Summer Programs 

USA Sport Group We have been working hand in hand with Hanover Recreation to run sports classes, camps, and lessons for your Community. Our goal is to provide varied and high-quality programming to satisfy the sports instruction needs of all ages and ability levels within the Whippany community.

We offer a wide range of sports camps, classes, and lessons in conjunction with the Hanover Recreation.

Sports programs are offered for all ability levels and a range of ages spanning 2 to adult. From Parent and Me to toddler, to preschool, to kids classes and right through to adult programming, we have your sports needs covered.

Programs typically run by season in the spring, summer, fall, and winter. Camps, classes, and lessons run year-round to ensure we always have sports options to meet your family’s needs.

Upcoming Programs

US Sports Group Township of Hanover  

GIRLS Development Lacrosse GRADES 3-5
  • Whippany, NJ 07981(Ages 8/9)
  •  From: Mon, Apr 17 | To: Mon, Jun 05
  •  From: 04:00 PM | To: 04:50 PM
GIRLS Development Lacrosse GRADES 6-8
  • Whippany, NJ 07981(Ages 9/10)
  •  From: Mon, Apr 17 | To: Mon, Jun 05
  •  From: 05:00 PM | To: 05:50 PM
Foundation Tennis
  • Whippany, NJ 07981(Ages 5/8)
  •  From: Fri, Apr 21 | To: Fri, Jun 09
  •  From: 04:00 PM | To: 04:50 PM
Foundation Tennis
  • Whippany, NJ 07981(Ages 5/8)
  •  From: Fri, Apr 21 | To: Fri, Jun 09
  •  From: 05:00 PM | To: 05:50 PM
Foundation Tennis
  • Whippany, NJ 07981(Ages 8/11)
  •  From: Fri, Apr 21 | To: Fri, Jun 09
  •  From: 06:00 PM | To: 06:50 PM