Parks & Recreation

Parks & Recreation

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The seven-member Park and Recreation Board plans and coordinates a variety of events during the year, including the Snowman/Snow Creation Contest, Easter Egg Hunt, Harvest Festival and Holiday Celebration/Photos with Santa.

Park and Recreation Director: Allison O’Donoghue

Board Members:

  • George “Jerry” Weinhardt, President
  • Denise Martin
  • Dan Frattarelli
  • Mary Beth Dostillio
  • James M. Conlin
  • Lauren Green
  • Betty Allcorn

Call Allison O’Donoghue at 610-842-2147 if you have any questions regarding Park and Recreation activities. The Board is interested in any and all ideas you may have for activities.
Send your suggestions via e-mail to parksandrec@concordtownship.org

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Park & Recreation Activities
2020 Township Activities List

Park and Recreation appreciates all Volunteers for their help and the generous donations throughout the year that help to make these activities a success!

PLEASE NOTE:
The Summer Camp program is no longer offered by the Township.

SNOWMAN / SNOW CREATION CONTEST
Runs through March 31, 2019
The Annual Snowman / Snow Creation Contest runs until the end of March. All ages are welcomed and encouraged to participate in Concord Township's snow creation contest. Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Most Creative. Winners will be presented at a Township Council spring public meeting.

E-mail pictures of your creation with your name and address to:
parksandrec@concordtownship.org

Or mail then to:

Concord Township Parks & Recreation
c/o Allison O’Donoghue
43 S. Thornton Road
Glen Mills, PA 19342

EASTER EGG HUNT
April 13, 2019 @ 11 a.m.
Park & Rec Building - 40 Bethel Road
The Easter Bunny arrives annually via fire truck. Have the children bring their baskets to participate in the egg hunt. Enjoy snacks, crafts, and more.
Egg hunt begins at 11:15 a.m. SHARP. (Rain Date: April 14 @ 1 p.m.)

Event flyer - coming soon!

NIGHT AT THE MOVIES
June 7, 2019 @ Dusk
Township Park on Smithbridge Road
Concord Township’s Movie Night is a free, fun-filled night outdoors watching a movie on the big screen. Bring your blanket or chair. Concessions will be sold.
(Rain Date: Saturday, June 8th at Dusk)
The 2019 movie will be How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (Rated PG)

Click Here to see event flyer.

SUMMER CAMP
The Summer Camp program is no longer offered by Concord Township.

CONCORD COMMUNITY DAY
September 7, 2019 @ 4 p.m.
Township Park on Smithbridge Road
Lots of fun and games for all ages. Egg toss, sack races, egg on a spoon race, and the Oreo game just to name a few. The night ends with Fireworks at Dusk. (Rain Date: TBD)

Event flyer - coming soon!

DOG COSTUME CONTEST
October 26, 2019 @ 12 p.m.
Dog Park – 40 Bethel Road
Prior to the start of the Harvest Festival, there is a separate Halloween Costume Contest for dogs.

Event flyer - coming soon!

HARVEST FESTIVAL
October 26, 2019 – from 1-4 p.m.
Park & Rec Building - 40 Bethel Road
This yearly festival held in October at 40 Bethel Road includes a Halloween costume parade for children, hay rides, pony rides/petting zoo, face painting, pumpkin painting, music, antique cars and more.

Children’s Halloween Costume Parade starts @ 1:30 p.m.

Additionally, residents are encouraged to submit their baked goodies for the annual baked goods contest. Entries will be judged on taste, appearance, and creativity.

Baked goods should be brought that day to 40 Bethel Road from 9-11 a.m.

Event flyer - coming soon!

CONCORD CELEBRATES THE HOLIDAYS
December 6, 2019 – 6-8 p.m.
Concord Community Center – 45 Thornton Road
Celebrate the holidays with Concord Township. Enjoy cookies and milk, holiday games and crafts.

Santa will visit and will be available to hear wishes and take photos.

Event flyer - coming soon!

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Park & Rec Members: Jerry Weinhardt, Denise Martin, Michelle Weinhardt, Mary Beth Dostillio,
Dan Fratterelli, Diane Nugent, John Small, Allison O'Donoghue (Director) and Jim Conlin