Recreation and Sports

Advancing Opportunities

Advancing Opportunities is a non-profit organization offering free social and recreational opportunities for adults and children with disabilities. Children and Adults living in Morris, Sussex, and Warren counties who are registered with the Division of Children and Families (DCF) or the Department of Developmental Disabilities (DDD). For more information on their Adults' Night Out and Parents' Night Out Programs visit their website.

ARC Morris

The Arc/Morris County Chapter is the largest provider of services for people affected by intellectual and related developmental disabilities and their families in Morris County. For more information visit their website.

Junior Knights

Junior Knights Football and Cheerleading for Rockaway, Wharton, and Mine Hill. For more information Click here for more information.

Renegades Lacrosse

The Renegades Lacrosse program serves players in grades K-8 in the Morris Hills and Morris Knolls sending districts. This includes Rockaway Township, Denville, Rockaway Borough and Wharton. Click here for more information.

RT Hockey

Open to Rockaway Township, Rockaway Borough and Wharton Borough residents. Click here for more information.

Roxbury Hockey

Wharton residents may sign up for Roxbury Hockey. Click here for more information.

Summer Recreation

The Borough offers a free summer recreation program for resident children age 5 through eight grade. It is held at the Robert Street Park beginning the first full week in July and ending the second week of August, and is from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. The program offers arts, crafts, sports and other fun filled activities. Registration is required. 

For information on the 2021 program click here.

Wharton Area Little League

Wharton Little League. Click here for more information.

Wharton Soccer Club

Wharton Soccer Club. Click here for more information.