Parks & Recreation

Administration

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.

Bus Trips:  See the complete list of the West Goshen Township Park and Recreation Department’s bus trips, including the March 21, 2020 trip to Washington, DC for the Cherry Blossom Festival.

Dogpark: The dogpark is open year-round however it is closed for routine maintenance Monday through Thursday between 10:00 AM and 11:30 AMClick HERE for the rules and additional information.

Lambert Skatepark: Our skatepark at Robert E. Lambert Park is open year-round for both skateboarding and inline skating (aka rollerblading) only. Click HERE to view the rules and see check out the action on our webcam.

Summer Counselors: The West Goshen Park and Recreation Department is now accepting summer counselor applications for the 2020 Summer Recreation Program and Summer Teen Program. CLICK HERE for employment information and applications.

Summer Recreation Program: Information our our 2020 Summer Recreation Program and Summer Teen Program!

Pavilion Rentals: 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. Application and payment are due at least twelve business days prior to event date to be approved.

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.

Events 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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