Schuylkill Haven Recreation Department



    • Events & Concession Stand worker
    • Park Maintenance (FALL & WINTER)

Interested High School or College Students should submit an application.


Job Application


Recreation Intern
(Applicable to Sports & Recreation, Marketing, Business, and Communications related majors)

Looking for one intern for each of the following upcoming semesters:  Fall 2019

Intern will work within the Recreation Department assisting with events, programs, and general park maintenance.  Manage, promote, and facilitate various camps, programs, leagues, and events.  Assist with instruction and planning for a variety of programs and scheduling of facilities.  Must possess good written and oral communication and computer skills.  Must be willing to work varied hours during the day and evening.

This is a hands-on experience where the intern will gain knowledge in various forms of community recreation.  This is a non paid Internship.  Could be used for Course credits.

Submit resume and cover letter to: Ryan Wehr, Recreation Manager at the Schuylkill Haven Recreation Department, 340 Haven Street, Schuylkill Haven, PA  17972

Neal Boyer Award

This award was named after long time Recreation Director Neal Boyer.   

This award is given to individual(s) who exhibit great community service within Schuylkill Haven. 

  • 1998 - Brenda Kline
  • 1999 - Jack DeWan
  • 2000 - Ronald "Bo" LaScala
  • 2001 - Richard Fryer
  • 2002 - Sue Dixon
  • 2003 - Sarah Kalbach
  • 2004 - Ken Fryer
  • 2005 - Robin & Buddy Biever
  • 2006 - Joan Bower / Rick Berger
  • 2007 - Gary Hess
  • 2008 - Paul Bedway
  • 2009 - Paul V. Cullather Jr.
  • 2010 - Bill Webber
  • 2011 - Charlie Noecker / Gloria Ebling / Sandy Hess
  • 2012 - Ronald Rhen
  • 2013 - Debbie Gilbert / Ron Wieser
  • 2014 - Melvin Gilbert Jr. / John & Melissa Strauch
  • 2015 - Jason Koppenhaver and Kevin Rugh
  • 2016 - Mykal McCulloch
  • 2017 - Jeff Walcott
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    Recreation Staff

    Ryan Wehr   Recreation Manager


    Christie Diehl     Recreation Coordinator

    Recreation Board

    Jason Koppenhaver 


    Mykal McCulloch  Secretary

    Melissa Strauch 

    Kevin Rugh

    Terry Bensinger

    Donald “Bud” Runkle School Board Rep

    John Williams   Council Rep


    Recreation Board meetings are 1st Monday of the month at 7 PM at Neighborhood/Senior Center. 

    *Unless Holidays*