Spring Schedule of Lakewood Recreation Programs Announced

Posted on March 18, 2016 By

The Lakewood Recreation Department has released the 2016 schedule of its spring recreation programs, including soccer, wrestling, girls’ volleyball, boxing, and adult programs.

Register for spring Soccer League, a program for boys and girls, on Monday, April 11 at the John Patrick Sports Complex, Vine Street, Lakewood. The registration fee is $10.00; the uniform fee is $20.00 and players are asked to bring a personal soccer ball to practice.

Soccer League is Mondays 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. for children ages 4-6 and ages 7-8; children ages 9-11 from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m.; and children in Lakewood Middle School from 8:00 to 9:00 p.m. On Saturdays, Soccer League for children ages 4 -6 is from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.; ages 7 – 8 from 11:00 a.m. to noon; and for children ages 9–11 or in the Lakewood Middle School from noon to 1:00 p.m.

Learn the skills and techniques of wrestling beginning April 5 to May 26 in the Lakewood High School wrestling room, Tuesdays and 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 escapewrestlingclub@gmail.com.

Lakewood High School (LHS) coaches will teach girls Volleyball techniques Tuesday and Thursday evenings, April 5 to May 26. Girls in Grades 2 – 5 will meet from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.; and girls in Grades 6 – 12 will meet from 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. in the LHS gymnasium.

Children ages 10 to 18 are invited to learn boxing techniques and discipline at the Lakewood Boxing Youth Academy, Monday and Thursday evenings from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the Lakewood Community Center, Fourth Street. Join any time. The fee is $10.00 and a physical is required. For more information, call Coach Mike Longsworth at 201-306-3591.

Only the instruction is free for adult arts & crafts, jewelry making, crocheting, and drawing and art programs, beginning April 4 at the Lakewood Community Center. 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.; Drawing and Art, Tuesdays 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. 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 www.lakewoodtwpnj.org.