Park & Recreation

West Goshen Township Park and Recreation Department offers a variety of quality public recreational programs and events for all ages! 

December 2022

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
27 28 29 30 1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
View All
  1. Document (18)

    More Holiday Decorations Workshops Added!

    Join us December 12th for a Holiday Decorations Workshop at 7 or 8PM! Create your own wreath(s) and centerpieces at the West Goshen Township Administration Building. Registration is required! Additional Info...
  2. Holiday Breakfast

    West Goshen Holiday Breakfast

    A December Tradition Continues... Take a break from your busy holiday schedule to have breakfast with the Big Guy, Santa himself at Timothy’s in the Parkway Shopping Center on December 17th. Advance registration is required by Monday, December 12th! Additional Info...
  3. Workshop4

    Holiday Decorations Workshop

    Join us December 13th or 14th for a Holiday Decorations Workshop! Create your own wreath(s) and centerpieces at the West Goshen Township Administration Building. Registration is required and must be submitted by DECEMBER 12th! Additional Info...
  4. 312821003_491658079669206_2651651768615176117_n

    Thank You for Visiting the Harvest Festival!

    The 2022 Harvest Festival was a success! Read on...
  5. Harvest Festival

    Harvest Festival!

    West Goshen’s annual fall celebration returns to West Goshen Community Park on Sunday, October 23rd between 2:00 and 4:00 PM as Township residents are invited to participate in the Harvest Festival. FREE to all West Goshen Township residents. Additional Info....
  6. Finger Lakes

    Fall Bus Trips Announced!

    The West Goshen Park and Recreation Department offers five trips with four different ways for you to explore and enjoy New York State this fall. Read on...
  7. FriendsLogp

    Learn More About The Friends of West Goshen Parks

    The Friends of West Goshen Parks will hold their annual Membership Meeting on Thursday, September 15th at 6:00 PM at the West Goshen Community Park picnic pavilion. Read on...
  8. Gazebo Flag

    Friends of West Goshen Parks Raising Funds for Gazebo Replacement

    The Friends of West Goshen Parks are raising funds to replace the J. Arnold Bair Gazebo at West Goshen Community Park. Read on...
  9. Tony1

    Remembering Sgt. Anthony DiRocco

    Anthony F. DiRocco, Jr. loved West Goshen Township. Born March 12, 1937, Tony grew up in the area and went to West Chester High School before working for the West Goshen Police Department for 38 years while achieving the rank of Sergeant. Read on...
  10. Halvorsen

    Ray Halvorsen: Supervisor, Public Works Director Remembered

    Raymond Halvor Halvorsen, who served for as a West Goshen Supervisor and as the Township’s Public Works Director for fifteen years, was born in Flushing, New York on April 14, 1951. Read on...
  11. Exhbit22-1

    Call for Artists for the Fall Art Exhibit

    West Goshen Township is home to many talented professional and amateur artists. Over the past 22 years, The West Goshen Resident Exhibit has become the premier showcase for works of art highlighting these talents. Read on...
  12. WG Yard Sale 2022

    Register for Fall Township Yard Sale

    This year the West Goshen Park and Recreation Department will sponsor another Township Yard Sale on Saturday, October 1, between 9:00 AM and 2:00 PM. Additional Info...
  13. Document

    July 4th Decorated Bicycle Parade!

    Join us for a Decorated Bicycle Parade on Monday, July 4th at West Goshen Community Park! Read on...
  14. IMG_20220502_124752080_HDR

    West Goshen Township Hosts Basic Chainsaw Safety Class

    On Monday May 2nd, West Goshen Township hosted a basic chainsaw safety class sponsored by Delaware Valley Trust. Read on...
  15. Egg hunt 5

    Easter Egg Hunt Success!

    West Goshen Township celebrated the return of Spring with the Egg Hunt and Decorated Hat Parade on Saturday, April 16, 2022 at West Goshen Community Park. Read on...
  16. Teens playing soccer

    Fun in the Sun with the Summer Recreation Program, Summer Teen Program and Afternoon Sports Clinics!

    The West Goshen Park and Recreation Department is happy to offer the following youth summer programs! 1. Summer Recreation Program 2. Afternoon Sports Clinics 3. Summer Teen Program Read on...
  17. WG Eatser Egg Hunt

    Egg Hunt and Decorate Hat Parade: Postponed to April 16

    For the first time since 2019, West Goshen residents can celebrate the arrival of spring with an Egg Hunt and Decorated Hat Parade on April 16, 2022. Read on...
  18. CoopersmithTrivia2

    Get Outside This Summer and Play for Pay!

    Our summer programs invite children to play, create, imagine and socialize outdoors. Read on...
  19. Michael Same

    Young Artists Featured at Township Administration Building

    Through the months of March and April, the West Goshen Township Administration Building will host an exhibit of artwork by students and teachers at the Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School’s Center for Performing and Fine Arts. Read on...
  20. WG Yard Sale 2022

    Register for Spring Township Yard Sale

    This year the West Goshen Park and Recreation Department will sponsor a Spring Township Yard Sale on Saturday, May 14th between 9:00 AM and 2:00 PM. Read on...
  21. AidanInside2

    Aidan’s Heart Foundation Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) Donation

    Aidan’s Heart Foundation donated an automatic external defibrillator (AED) to the West Goshen Park and Recreation Department. Read on...
  22. JeffersonBlossoms18

    Get Out for a Day Trip with the West Goshen Park and Recreation Department

    ?Are you suffering from cabin fever? The West Goshen Park and Recreation Department has announced its lineup of spring and summer bus trips for 2022 featuring popular destinations and an exciting chance to see an amazing Broadway show at an amazing price! Read on...
  23. CoopersmithTrivia2

    The Park and Recreation Department is currently recruiting summer counselors!

    The West Goshen Park and Recreation Department is currently accepting applications from enthusiastic people interested in planning and supervising safe and enjoyable outdoor activities for children participating in our summer programs. Read on...
  24. Wreath 5

    Wreath Decorating Event

    The West Goshen Park and Recreation Department hosted its 24th annual Holiday Decorations Workshop in the Community Room of the West Goshen Township Administration Building on December 7th and December 8th. Thank you to all who participated. Read on...
  25. Santa 2

    Santa Claus Holiday Breakfast Thank You

    Breakfast with Santa Claus thank you. Read on...
  26. Wreaths

    Decorate for the Holidays with Help from the Park and Recreation Department

    The Holiday Decorations workshop returns to the West Goshen Township Administration Building this December, giving West Goshen resident and guests a chance to design and make wreaths and centerpieces to bring home. Read on...
  27. Timothys

    Santa Claus is Coming to Town!

    Santa Claus is coming to West Goshen Township, specifically to Timothy’s at Parkway Shopping Center (929 S. High Street) as the West Goshen Holiday Breakfast returns on Saturday, December 18, 2021 between 9:00 and 10:30 AM. Read on...
  28. Yard Sale Sign

    Register to Participate in Township Yard Sale

    The Township Yard Sale returns to West Goshen on Saturday, September 18th between 9:00 AM and 1:00 PM. Read on...
  29. Greaseband

    Free Fall Celebration with Family Fun and The Greaseband

    West Goshen Community Park turns 25 this September! To celebrate this milestone, the West Goshen Park and Recreation Department will host a celebration at Community Park on Sunday, September 12th between 1:00 and 5:00 PM. Read on...
  30. West Goshen Outdoor Movie Night

    Fall Movie Series Features Family Classics

    The West Goshen Fall Movie Series returns this fall to the J. Leon Hagerty Amphitheater at West Goshen Community Park at Fern Hill and N. Five Points Roads. Read on...
  31. Park and Recreation Department Accepting Applications for Pavilion Rentals

    After being closed in 2020 and the beginning of 2021, West Goshen’s Community Park, Coopersmith Park, and Barker Park picnic pavilions may be rented out again. Read on...
  32. Screen Shot 2021-07-19 at 5.23.05 PM

    West Goshen Park and Recreation Department Announces Return of Bus Trips in Fall 2021

    The West Goshen Park and Recreation Department will begin hosting bus trips again beginning with fun ways to celebrate the holidays starting in November 2021. Read on...
  33. BlueSnger1
  34. Dancers2
  35. Bike4
  36. West Goshen Parks and Rec (1)

    Barker Park Expansion

    West Goshen Township Board of Supervisors thanks Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Barker for their generous sale of proprty adjacent to Barker Park to the township. Read on...
  37. West Goshen Parks and Rec (1)

    March 2021 - Park and Recreation Updates

    Due to COVID-19 precautions, the West Goshen Park and Recreation Department has not scheduled programs or activities through the spring. Read on...
  38. Egg Hunt and Hat Parade

    Egg Hunt and Hat Parade Read on...
  39. Now Hiring Summer Counselors

    Now Hiring Summer Counselors Read on...
  40. Important Information about Safe Park Use

    Important Information about Safe Park Use Read on...
  41. Update on Park and Rec Cancellations

    Due to concerns about the spread of COVID-19, the West Goshen Park and Recreation Department regrets reporting the cancellation of several summer activities. Read on...
  42. Parks and Recreation Outlook

    Summer is prime time for the West Goshen Parks and Recreation department. In a typical summer, you’d find Parks and  Recreation Department Director Ken Lehr checking in on camps, but in a recent conversation he shared how Summer 2020 will be different. Read on...
  43. Summer Family Camp Cancelled

    Summer Family Camp Cancelled Read on...
  44. West Goshen Parks and Rec (1)

    Barker Park Expansion

    West Goshen Township Board of Supervisors thanks Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Barker for their generous sale of proprty adjacent to Barker Park to the township. Read on...
View All News