Minister Creek was said to be named for catfish then called “minister fish” because of the black back, white belly and long whiskers.

Parks & Recreation

Summer Camp

Summer 2023

The Township in conjunction with the Boyertown YMCA is offering a summer camp program at the New Hanover Community Park for children residing in New Hanover and Upper Frederick Townships.

It is open to children who have completed kindergarten to completed sixth grade.

The first session will be held June 26th to July 7th (no camp July 4th). The second session will be held July 10th to July 21st.

The program will run Monday through Friday from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm, weather permitting.