Parks & Recreation

Hamiltonban Community Park
​​The Joint Parks and Recreation Commission meets the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 PM.
The Hamiltonban Community Park (4020 Bullfrog Road, Fairfield) will be holding a tree planting of 30 trees on Saturday, March 28, 2020 beginning at 8:30 AM, in partnership with Gettysburg Green Gathering.  Volunteers are invited to come join in the planting for an enjoyable morning!  Refreshments available.
The Hamiltonban Community Park Annual Kite Fly will be held Saturday, April 25, 2020 with kite building from 10:00 AM until noon.  Enjoy a day of kite flying from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM!  Bring a picnic lunch!

Stage II of Hamiltonban Community Park

Watch for future events.

  Music in the Park Here are some pictures of performers at the July 2019 event (click to open photos):

Ed Kaplan.jpg    Greg Pribble.jpg   Maddie Yingling.jpg  Bo Hek.jpg  Tom Malik.jpg   MERLIN - Rob Lewis.jpg




JULY 19, 2019 Park and Recreation Professionals Day.

PA House and Senate adopted a resolution officially declaring July 19 as Park and Recreation Professionals Day. 


Hamiltonban Community Park

Hamiltonban Community Park Rules and Regulations
The Mission of the Hamiltonban Township and Fairfield Borough Joint Parks and Recreation Commission is to provide residents and visitors with safe and enjoyable open spaces. Spaces dedicated to public use for recreation and leisure for people of all ages and abilities to play, learn, gather, be active, build community and to become good stewards of our environment. ​ 




The Commission is currently receiving donations at the following Donor Levels.

Platinum Donors  $10,000 and Up
Specialty Granules, LLC                                         

Gold Donor  $5,000 - $9,999

Adams County National Bank (ACNB)
Adams Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Borough of Fairfield
Hamiltonban Township
Knouse Foods Cooperative, Inc.
Laura Morgan and Richard Johnson

Silver Donors  $1,000 - $4,999
Anonymous Donor
Attorney Matthew and Luann Battersby
Coleen N. and Terry Reamer
CRS Insurance, Inc.
Dave and Anne Jones
Fairfield AmVets Post 172
Pamela K. Wiehagen
W. F. Hill & Associates, Inc.

Bronze Donors $500 - $999

Alexander's Plumbing & Pump, Inc.
David L. Sites
Fairfield Lion's Club
Harbaugh's Hauling & Excavation LLC
Melissa Wetzel, CPA PC
Ventura's Restaurant
Weikert's Livestock, Inc.

Supporting Donors Up to $499
Dane Wagle
Dean Thomas
Doug Woerner
Elaine Hooper
Fairfield Lion's Club
Gary Sanders Excavating
John C. Strahler
Liberty Worship Center
Mark Alan Deist
Matthew Inskip
McKesson House Pottery
Rhonda Myers
Robert Gordon
Rusty and Mary Ann Ryan
Terry Scripture
The Travis Family
Thomas Publications
Trish Rowe Reality
Village Book & Table Restaurant

In Kind Gifts
Liberty Mountain Resort 

Grant Awards
2015 DCNR (C2 P2) - $63,000
2017 DCNR (C2P2): $68,500
2016 WELLSPAN Community Grant: $15,000
2016 Adams County Parks, Recreation and Green Space Grant $23,625
2017 Adams County Community Foundation $2,500
2018 Adams County Community Foundation $8,138 
Kite Fly Supporters
Alexanders Plumbing Inc.
Sara & Joshua Laird
McKesson House Pottery
Pippinfest, Borough of Fairfield
Patricia Smith 
Gifts in Memory of Dane Wagle
Manette & Douglas Eddy
Susan Nunamaker
John & Susan Strahler
Dennis L. Runk Living Trust
Diane Wheeler
Franklin County Grotto of the NSS
Sara E. Rohr & Geoffrey L. Wade
Gary H. & Suetta M. Bechtel
Avery P. & Ernest R. Rogers III
Bench, Bridge and Tree Donors  
ACNB Bank  
Alexanders Plumbing and Pumps Inc.  
Battersby Law Office  
Carroll B. and Carol K. Smith  
Carolyn Cunningham, Frank and Bernadettte McGarran  
David and Anne Jones  
Dean S and Sally Thomas  
Fairfield Area Historical Society  
Fairfield Auto Service  
Fairfield Borough Council 

​Fairfield Borough and Pippinfest
Fairfield Lions Club
John and Elizabeth Lynch
John and Susan Strahler
Inskip Family
Patricia T. Smith
Robert and Mary Daniel
Russell and Mary Ann Ryan
Specialty Granules LLC
Terry Scripture
Ventura’s Restaurant
Joint Parks and Recreation Commission Narrative