A mine, said to contain gold, was opened in this township. Specimens of the ore were displayed in Pottstown in 1831.

Parks & Recreation


 Website for TAT
  • Fishing Derby: May 12th from 10:00am to 12:00pm, 2140 Big Road, Gilbertsville.  The Fishing Derby is for childern 12 and under. Please bring your own rod and bait for a fun filled morning! You must pre-register to participate.
                  Fishing Derby Registration Form

  • Hickory Park Food Truck Fest:  May 19th from 12:00PM to 5:00 PM, 2140 Big Road, Gilbertsville.  If you have a food truck and would like to participate, please email for more information.               
  • Touch a Truck: June 23rd from 10:00am to 12:00pm, New Hanover Fire Company. This family friendly event is geard to kids who love trucks! Vehicles of all sizes will be at the event for kids to see, touch and climb in. 
  • Fall Frolic: September 8th from 12:00pm-5:00pm, Hickory Park 2140 Big Road, Gilbertsville. 
                    Food Vendor Application
                    Regular Vendor Applilcation

  • Halloween Safe House:  October 30th  from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM at New Hanover Township Recreation Center, 2373 Hoffmansville Road.  Dress up in your costume and come join us to gather your treats!

        truck and triad - Copy

              G&A Centennial Logo with Engineering and Consulting Services - Copy
  • Gilmore and Associates
  • McMahon Associates Inc.
  • BB&T Bank
  • J.P.  Mascaro & Sons
  • Dunkin Donuts in Boyertown
  • Dairy Queen in Boyertown
  • Rita's Water Ice in Boyertown

If you are interested in being a sponsor for any of our events please contact Jessica Wilhelmy at or (610) 323-1008 for more inforation.