TOWNSHIP TIDBIT:

Up until about 1850, every church had its parochial school beside it. The school house of the Swamp Reformed Church (Leidy Road and Swamp Pike) was demolished about 1955.

Parks & Recreation

Summer Camp


The Hickory Park Summer Camp Program is run by the YMCA and is for New Hanover and Upper Frederick Township residents. This is a half day program for those who have graduated from kindergarten to sixth grade.

Location: Hickory Park - 2140 Big Road, Gilbertsville, PA 19525

Summer Camp Sessions: All sessions are from 9:00am to 12:00pm

  • Session 1 – June 18 to July 6 (No camp on July 4th)     SOLD OUT 
  • Session 2 – July 9 to July 27                                               $90.00
  • Both Sessions - June 18 – July 27                                     $160.00

 2018 Summer Camp Application

Please fill out an application for each child you would like to enroll. Applications can be mailed in or dropped off at New Hanover Township Building, 2943 N. Charlotte Street. We accept cash or check only.