ReservationsThe online system for shelter reservations will be switched on for the 2017 season. Until then, please call B-Connected at (540) 908-4212 between 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday to reserve a shelter. Shelter reservations are offered on a first-come, first serve basis, free of charge. Reservations are not required but it will guarantee the availability of the shelter.
The Town has three park shelters at Oakdale Park and one shelter at Wildwood Park. For larger parties such as family reunions, Oakdale has Shelter #3 with 16 tables and attached restroom facilities. The two other shelters accommodate smaller parties with 10 tables each. All three shelters have free-standing grills, lights, and electrical outlets.
Wildwood Park has one lighted shelter with a stone fireplace inside the shelter. Ten tables are available as well as a free-standing grill, electrical outlets, near-by restroom facilities, a playground and a view of scenic North River.
Arey Assembly Hall
Arey Assembly Hall is located on the ground floor of the Bridgewater Community Center at 201 Green Street. It is available to be rented for such uses as sit-down type dinners, family reunions, and fundraising activities by civic clubs. The fire-rated capacity is 200.
Reservations must be made in person at the Bridgewater Community Center more than two weeks in advance, but not more than six weeks prior to the reservation date. The Town will examine requests outside the time frame on a case-by-case basis. Upon reservation approval, a total of $500 is due. The first $25 is a non-refundable fee per day for use of Arey Assembly Hall. The minimum cleaning fee is $25. The remaining $450 is a cleaning and damages deposit. If the actual cost of cleaning and repair is less than $450, the difference will be refunded. In the case of cleaning and damages exceeding $450, the responsible party will be billed. In certain cases, civic groups (exempt from taxation under 501c) are exempt from fees.
More information may be obtained by calling B-Connected at 908-4212.
Doug Will Tennis Center
The Doug Will Tennis Center, located in Harrison Park, is an indoor tennis facility with two hard surface courts. This facility is available to Town of Bridgewater residents or individuals who own real estate within the Town for an initial fee of $10 for a key-card. All other individuals must pay a fee either annually, monthly or hourly. For more information on the fee structure and rules see the Doug Will Tennis Center Rules.
All tennis players are afforded access to the facility through a card-key entry system. Card-keys can be obtained at the Town Treasurer's office, Monday through Friday, from 8:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.