Lakewood Township Recreation Department Announces Its Fall Schedule

Posted on September 20, 2017 By

The Lakewood Recreation Department has released the 2017 schedule of its fall recreation programs, including soccer, wrestling, open gym nights, and adult programs. All sport programs begin the week of September 25, 2017.

Fall co-ed instructional and league soccer play is Monday and Wednesday evenings for children ages 4 – 12. The schedule for each age group is Monday, 6:00- 7:15 p.m. for children ages 4, 5, and 6; and 7:15 – 8:30 p.m. for 7 and 8 year olds. Wednesday from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. is for 9 and 10 year olds; and 7:45 – 9:00 p.m. for children 11 and up.

Fridays are reserved as make up time in case of rain. Follow the Monday and Wednesday schedule. Register at the John Patrick Sports Complex, Vine Street, Lakewood. The registration fee is $10.00. Players are asked to bring a personal soccer ball to practice.

Students in grades 1 – 12 will learn the skills, conditioning, discipline, and techniques of “Escape” wrestling in the Lakewood High School wrestling room, Thursdays from 6:30–8:00 p.m. The registration fee is $10.00. For questions or concerns, contact Coach Oscar Orellana at 732-216-7188 or email

Open Gym for high school students and up will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. and includes basketball, volleyball, weight room, and indoor track.  The fee is $2.00 for each visit.

Students in grades 9 -12 must have a parental waiver form.

Only the instruction is free for adult arts & crafts, jewelry making, crocheting, programs, beginning October 16 at the Lakewood Community Center, Fourth Street. Bring your own supplies. Instruction includes Jewelry Making, Mondays, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; Crochet, Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; Arts and Crafts, Wednesdays, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Listen to WOBM for cancellations. For more information, call the Lakewood Recreation office at 732-905-3405 or visit