Recreation Parks & Public Property: Commissioner Thomas DiMaggio, Director


The Lyndhurst Parks Department, under the direction of Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, conducts Fitness classes. These programs are made possible through our partnership with Meadowlands Y.M.C.A.

These classes include Zumbga, Zumba Gold, Yoga, Zumbatomic (Zumba for Kids), Boot Camp for Kids, Tai Chi, Pilates, Piloxing, Body Conditioning, and Belly Dance.

Check the website for announcements on registration for classes and schedules and view the online forms page for registration forms.

Lyndhurst Pool Free Demo Aquacize Class

Free Aquacize water exercise class demonstration being held at the Lyndhurst Community Pool on Wednesday May 25th, 2016 at 11 a.m. Please join us for a fun and exciting, low impact water workout. No prior sign up necessary, just show up and have fun! Shower and changing rooms are available, class is open to all.

Lyndhurst Summer Day Camp 2016

Lyndhurst Day Camp will run from Tuesday, July 5th through and including Friday, August 12th.  It is provided to Lyndhurst residents with children in grades Kindergarten through 8th and non-residents with children attending Sacred Heart School in Lyndhurst. Please note:  the child must be going into Kindergarten this September AND 5 years old before July 5th.

Activity booklets will be available at the Parks Department starting Friday, April 22, 2016.  Actual Day Camp registration will start on Monday, April 25, 2016.

2016 Schedule for "Music Under the Stars"

The Recreation Department has released the upcoming 2016 dates and musical acts for our annual “Music Under the Stars” including many returning favorites.

1st Annual Spring Street Fair

Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, Director of the Department of Parks & Recreation with the assistance of Cliffhanger Productions, is hosting Lyndhurst’s First Annual Spring Street Fair.

The Fair will be held on Saturday, May 14th, 2016 from 10:00 AM till 5:00 PM with a rain date of Sunday, May 15th.

Vendors, Rides and amusements will be set up on Delafield Avenue and Court Avenue.  There will also be live music and a DJ for your entertainment!

Trip to Sands Casino in Bethleham, PA - May 2016

Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, Director of the Department of Parks & Recreation, is running a trip to Sands Casino in Bethlehem, PA, on Friday, May 27th from 9:00 AM until 6:00 PM.  The $25 ticket will include the bus ride, as well as a $20 play voucher and a $5 food voucher.

Please call the Parks Department at (201) 804-2482 to reserve your seat.

3-Year-Old Pre-K Program

The Township of Lyndhurst Parks and Recreation Department, under the direction on Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, is looking into the possibility of starting a Pre-K 3 program. This is due to the overwhelming success of our Pre-K 4 program and an expressed interest from parents. The program will be for children turning 3 by October 1, 2016. Depending on the number of students enrolled, there could be a morning program and an afternoon program. The cost of the program would be $10 per session. If you are interested in the program, please contact Theresa Cicero at the Parks Department at (201) 804-2482.

Pre-K 2016 Registration

Registration for the September 2016 to June 2017 school year has now begun.  Parents can pick up a Pre-K packet between the hours of 8:00AM and 4:00PM, Monday thru Friday at the Parks and Recreation Department located at 250 Cleveland Avenue.

The Pre-K Program has two sessions per day, a morning session from 8:40 AM to 11:10 AM and an afternoon session from 12:15 PM to 2:45 PM. The program is open to children who turn four by October 1, 2016. The cost is $10.00 per session and it must be paid monthly.

If you have any questions regarding the program, contact the Lyndhurst Parks Department at (201) 804-2482 and ask for Theresa Cicero.