New Fall Schedule for Lakewood Township Recreation Programs

Posted on September 6, 2019 By

The Lakewood Recreation Department has released the 2019 schedule of its fall recreation programs, including co-ed instructional and league soccer, escape wrestling, open gym nights, and adult programs. All sport programs begin the week of September 16 and will end December 13, 2019.

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- 7:30 p.m.; for 7, 8 and 9 year olds from 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.; and for 10, 11, and 12 year olds from 8:30 to 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, 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 at the John Patrick Sports Complex, 1000 Vine Avenue. Bring your own supplies. Classes end November 14.

Jewelry Making is Monday and Wednesday 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Arts and Crafts, Monday and Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Crochet instruction, Tuesday and Thursday, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

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