Lakewood 2019 Summer Recreation Programs Begin Pre-Registration Required

Posted on June 6, 2019 By


June 11 at Lakewood Municipal Building from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

June 13 at the Lakewood High School Cafeteria from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

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

Registration forms on line at Return written forms to DPW (Department of Public Works).


Instructional Band Camp: A three-week program, 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)..

Free All-day Camps Begin July 1 Five camps with free breakfasts and  lunches are available to all Lakewood children ages 5-13, Monday through Friday from July 1 to August 9 from 8:45 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  No camp on July 4. MUST REGISTER YOUR CHILD FOR THE CAMP OF YOUR CHOICE. 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. Although adult supervision is provided, a child 10 years of age or older is free to leave the camp any time. A parent must sign a camper in and out at a site.

On days of inclement weather, the playgrounds will be closed. Listen to WOBM for closing information.  Fee for out-of-town residents is $100.

Co-Ed Soccer: Learn to play soccer with instruction and games, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at theJohn Patrick Sports Complex, July 1 to August 7,  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 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Ages 7 to 9 from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Ages 10-12 from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Girls’ Volleyball – Beginner and Advanced: Learn to play volleyball at the John Patrick Sports Complex, starting July 2, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday for children in Grades 1-5 and Thursday for children in Grades 6-12.

Wrestling – ONE WEEK CAMP Learn the skills and techniques of wrestling, June 24 and 26 for children in Grades 6 -12; and June 25 an 27 for children in grades K – 5 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 in the Lakewood High School wrestling room. Free lunch is included.

July 2 – August 6, Tuesday nights from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. for students in Grades 1-12.

Fee: $10 for the first child and $5 for each additional child. For further information, call the Lakewood Recreation office at 732-905-3405 or visit