Park and Recreation
Kenneth Lehr, Park and Recreation Director
Thomas Steines, Assistant Park and Recreation Director/Summer Program Coordinator
Events and Updates
The West Goshen Township Park and Recreation Department offers a variety of quality public recreation opportunities for the benefit of West Goshen residents at an affordable price in a fun and safe environment.
The West Goshen Park and Recreation Department is now accepting registrations for the following Spring and Summer 2015 bus trips:
- Pittsburgh: Saturday, June 13th through Sunday, June 14th
- Phillies vs. Yankees at Yankee Stadium: Wednesday, June 24th
- The Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island: Saturday, July 25th
- Lower Manhattan and the World Trade Center Memorial and Museum: Saturday, August 8th
If you would like a copy of the updated 2015 West Goshen Park and Recreation Bus Trip brochure, email Park and Recreation Director Ken Lehr at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The West Goshen Park and Recreation Department announces the 2015 Summer Concert Series:
- June 14th: Children's musicians The Cat's Pajamas
- June 28th: Party favorites with The Greaseband
- July 12th: A visit to the Louisianna bayou with Zydeco a-Go-Go
- July 26th: Motown sound of Love's Magic
- August 9th: A little country music with Hometown Boyz
- August 23rd: Local singing/songwriting legend John Flynn
Register online to participate in the July 4th Decorated Bicycle Parade.
Commonwealth Classic Theater Company returns to West Goshen Community Park on Saturday, July 18th with a FREE performance of Shakespeare's beloved comedy The Tempest.
The Park and Recreation Department is currently accepting applications for the positions of summer counselor and junior counselor for our summer programs!
Learn about the skatepark at Robert E. Lambert Park, or register for weeklong summer Skateboarding Camps.
Learn about the dogpark at Robert E. Lambert Park.
Pavilion rentals are available for groups at Barker Park, located on Falcon Lane and Westtown Road, Coopersmith Park, located on Spring Lane, and West Goshen Community Park, located on N. Five Points and Fern Hill Roads. Each park is equipped with picnic tables, charcoal grills, ball fields and playground areas. A rental fee is charged for the use of electricity, water and rest rooms. Township parks are open daily from dawn to dusk. Groups may check the availability of these facilities by contacting the Park and Recreation Office at 610-696-5266 or by e-mailing Klehr@westgoshen.org. The Application for Pavilion Rental is available online.
Did you know that many of the events sponsored by the West Goshen Park and Recreation Board are free to the public? The West Goshen Park and Recreation Board asks anyone attending a free public event to bring a donation of a dry good item for the West Chester Food Cupboard and the Coatesville Veterans Hospital.
Evens just don't happen...they require the efforts of many. You can help The Friends of West Goshen Parks by becoming a member.
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