Lakewood 2018 Summer Recreation Programs Begin – Pre-Registration Required

Posted on June 15, 2018 By


June 25 and 27 at Lakewood Municipal Building from 10:00 a.m. to Noon

June 26 and 28 at Lakewood Municipal Building from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

July 3 at Lakewood Band Shell on North Lake Drive from 6:00 to 8: p.m.

Registration forms on line at Return to local public schools/DPW


 Instructional Band Camp: This three-week program from June 25 – July 13 at Lakewood High School, Monday – Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. is designed for students in grades 4 -12. The Instructional Band Camp is an excellent opportunity to start a new instrument. The camp features group rehearsals and sectionals for all wind, string, percussion instruments, and beginners’ lessons. Music videos and free lunches are included. Fee: $5.00 for Lakewood residents; $100 non-Lakewood residents. Pre-registration required. Contact the Lakewood Recreation Office (732-905-3405, Ext. 6017) or Wilbur Wittemann at

Free All-day Camps Begin July 2: Five camps with free lunches are available to all Lakewood children ages 5-13, Monday through Friday from July 2 to August 10 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. No camp on July 4. Parents can register at the following playgrounds: John Patrick Sports Complex, Clifton Avenue School, Larry D’Zio Park, Pine Park, and Rev. Clayton Park. Each site is staffed with experienced adult supervisors who have designed a variety of enjoyable activities for your child. On days of inclement weather the playgrounds will be closed. Listen to WOBM for closing information. A parent must sign a camper in and out at a site.  Fee for out-of-town residents is $100.

Co-Ed Soccer: Learn to play soccer with instruction and games, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at the John Patrick Sports Complex, July 2 to August 10 for Lakewood children ages 4 to 12 years old. Fee: $10 registration fee, first child, $5.00 each additional child

Ages 4 to 6 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Ages 7 to 9 from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Ages 10-12 from 8:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Students who attend Middle School and High School from 9:00 to 10:00 p.m.

Girls’ Volleyball – Beginner and Advanced: Learn to play volleyball. For children in First Grade and up, Tuesday and Thursday, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., starting July 5 in the Lakewood High School gymnasium. Fee: $5 registration

Wrestling: Learn the skills and techniques of wrestling for children in grades 1-12, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Lakewood High School wrestling room, starting July 5. Fee: $10 for the first child and $5 for each additional child. Fee is $25 for out-of-town residents.

For further information, call the Lakewood Recreation office at 732-905-3405 or visit