Fred Erxleben Recreation Center


513-515 Richmond St

Elizabeth, NJ 07202

Hours of Supervision:     

3:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M. Monday through Friday 
10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. on Saturday        

For more information about the Fred Erxleben Center or programs offered at this site, please contact the Department of Recreation at (908) 820-4220.

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This Center is home to the Tony Orlando, Sr. Boxing Gym as well as after-school activities for ages 3 to 7 from 3:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. provided in conjunction with the Union County Boys & Girls Club. It has a gymnasium with a seating capacity for approximately 500 spectators.  There is a game room with Pool and Ping-Pong tables. A Summer Day Camp Program is also held during the months of July and August; along with the Summer Food Program.  Outside activities include a playground area with swings and a slide, an Olympic-size Swimming Pool and a lighted ball field.