Lakewood Township Recreation Department Announces Its Fall Schedule

Posted on September 20, 2018 By

The Lakewood Recreation Department has released the 2018 schedule of its fall recreation programs, including soccer, wrestling, open gym nights, and adult programs. All sport programs begin the week of September 24, 2018.

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

Fridays are reserved as make up time in case of rain. Register at the John Patrick Sports Complex, Vine Street, Lakewood. The registration fee is $10.00.

Students in grades 1 – 12 will learn the skills, conditioning, discipline, and techniques of “Escape” wrestling in the Lakewood High School wrestling room, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30–8:00 p.m. The registration fee is $10.00 for residents and $50.00 for non Lakewood residents.

Open Gym in the Lakewood High School 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. No charge for Senior Citizens. Students in grades 9 -12 must have a parental permission slip.

Only the instruction is free for adult arts & crafts, jewelry making, and crocheting programs, which meet in the Lakewood Community Center, Fourth Street. Bring your own supplies. Crochet instruction, beginning September 18, meets Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; Jewelry Making, beginning October 15, meets Mondays, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; Arts and Crafts, beginning October 17, meets 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