Lakewood Twp. Recreation Announces Spring Youth Programs

Posted on March 1, 2019 By

The Lakewood Recreation Department has announced the 2019 schedule of its spring youth and adult programs, including an Easter Egg Hunt, wrestling, and adult arts and crafts programs. Spring programs begin April 1 and end May 22, 2019.

The Easter Egg Hunt, sponsored by Lakewood recreation for Lakewood children only, ages 3 to 10, is Saturday, April 20, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. at the John Patrick Sports Complex, Vine Street, Lakewood. (Rain date is April 21 at 2:00 p.m.). This event features candy-filled eggs, special prizes, and the Easter Bunny.

Boys and girls, grades K through 12, can learn the skills and techniques of Escape wrestling from some of the top wrestling coaches. Spring wrestling instruction will meet on Tuesdays from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. in the Lakewood High School wrestling room. Register in the wrestling room beginning April 2. The registration fee is $10.00.

Girls’ Volleyball is open to girls in grades 6 through 12 who want to learn how to play volleyball and improve their skills. Instruction is free on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:30 in the gym at Lakewood High School.

Only the instruction is free for adult crafts, including jewelry making, crocheting, and arts and crafts at the Lakewood Community Center. Instruction for Jewelry Making is Mondays, 10:30 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.

Programs may be cancelled because of inclement weather, holidays, school building use or school construction. Listen to WOBM for cancellations. For more information, call the Lakewood Recreation office at 732-905-3405 or visit