Recreation Parks & Public Property: Commissioner Thomas DiMaggio, Director


The Lyndhurst Parks Department, under the direction of Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, conducts Fitness classes.

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.

Trip to the Resorts Casino in Atlantic City

Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, Director of the Department of Parks & Recreation, is running a trip to Resorts Casino in Atlantic City, on Friday, September 23rd, 2016 from 9:00 AM until 6:00 PM.  The $25 ticket will include the bus ride as well as a $25 play voucher.

You can reserve your seat at the Parks Department, 250 Cleveland Avenue or call (201) 804-2482.

Broadway Play: The Front Page

The Department of Parks and Recreation, under the direction of Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, has obtained tickets for the Broadway Comedy “The Front Page” on Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 at 8:00 p.m. The tickets for the orchestra seats, including transportation are $102 each. The bus will leave Cleveland Avenue at 5:45 p.m.

This is a limited time play, only running for 19 weeks and is not a musical. It stars Nathan Lane, John Goodman, Robert Morse, Holland Taylor (the mother from Two and a half Men) and John Slattery! 

There is a limit of purchasing 4 tickets per person. Please call the Parks Department at (201) 804-2482 to reserve. 

That’s Amore - An Afternoon in Italy

Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, Director of the Department of Parks & Recreation is running a trip to the Brownstone for an “Afternoon in Italy” on Wednesday, September 28th, 2016.  The bus will leave from the NJ Transit lot by the Shoprite at 10:30 AM and will return by 3:30 PM.

Enjoy focaccia bread, Caesar salad, Pasta, Chicken Cacciatore, two complimentary drinks, dessert, coffee, tea and soda while listening to the sounds of Frank, Dean and other Italian favorites.  Tickets are $45 and includes transportation.  Tip is not included, however.  Suggested tip is $1.00 per person which you leave on your table.

Only 30 tickets are available, so please call the Parks Department at (201) 804-2482 or email if you would be interested. 

Lyndhurst Farmers' Market Starts July 22nd

Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, Director of the Department of Parks & Recreation will be offering a Farmers' Market in Town Hall Park.  

Enjoy fresh fruit and vegetables from Union Hill Farms; cheeses, olive oil and balsamic vinegar imported from Italy by Diamond Gourmet and stuffed breads and delicious cookies and more from J&R Cookie.

The Market will be held every Friday from 11:00 AM till 6:00 PM starting July 22nd and will run through early October.

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.

Updated Pre-K 2016 Registration

The Lyndhurst Parks Department is now accepting  Pre-K 4 and Pre-K 3 registrations for the September 2016 to June 2017 school year. 

The Pre-K 4 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 must be paid monthly.

The Pre-K 3 program will have one morning session, from 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM.  It is open to children who turn three by October 1, 2016.   The cost is $10.00 per day and must be paid monthly. 

Parents can pick up the Pre-K 4 and Pre-K 3 packets at the Parks Department, located at 250 Cleveland Ave.  The packets are available Monday thru Friday between the hours of 8:00 AM-4:00 PM. If you have any questions regarding the Pre-K programs, contact the Lyndhurst Parks Department at (201) 804-2482 and ask for Theresa Cicero.

2016 Kinder Kickers Soccer Program

Join in the fun and sign-up today for the 2016 Kinder Kickers Soccer Program for ages 4 to 5. Your child will develop early soccer and motor skills by participating in our non-competitive game oriented program. Pre-K children must be 4-years-old by October 1, 2016. Kindergarten children must be no older than 5 on September 30, 2016.

Our 7 week co-ed Kinder Kicker program for Lyndhurst residents will be held on Saturdays beginning on September 10th at the Lyndhurst REC fields located at 862 Valley Brook Avenue. The cost of $75 per child includes a tee shirt and soccer ball ($5 sibling discount).

***A late registration fee will be charged after August 8th

Register online today: