Parks in South Orange, New Jersey

  • Baird Community Center: This community center has indoor and outdoor space. The indoor facilities include: a theatre, the Pierro Gallery, the senior social services unit, and the Baird Center Preschool. The outdoor facilities, located adjacent to the Baird Center, include: eight lighted tennis courts, a basketball court (lighted for night play), and two lighted platform tennis courts; 5 Mead Street. 
  • Cameron Field: This park offers a field sports area, regulation baseball diamond/softball (lighted for night play), a playground, community swimming pool, and seven lighted tennis courts; 5 Mead Street.
  • Carter Park: This neighborhood playground area located on College Place, just off Irvington Avenue.
  • Chyzowych Park: This park at West Parker Avenue and Maplewood has a soccer field.
  • Duck Pond Area: This outdoor space offers bocce courts, ice skating, and a walking track; North Ridgewood Road and Mead Street.
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