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.

Concert in the Park Series

The Lyndhurst Youth Performing Arts Association presents Concert in the Park Series 2016. The concerts will be held at the Town Hall Park from 6:30 PM until 10:00 PM on the following dates:

Thursday, June 23rd (Rain date Friday, June 24th)
Thursday, July 21st (Rain date Friday, July 22nd)

Come and enjoy a beautiful night in the park as well as the talents of these young artists.

Fourth of July Celebration

Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, Director of the Department of Parks & Recreation, will be having Lyndhurst Township’s Fourth of July Celebration on Saturday, July 2nd, 2016. Festivities start at 6:00 p.m. behind the Little League fields on Riverside Avenue with the fireworks starting at dusk.

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:

Summer Soccer Camp 2016

The Lyndhurst Recreation Department in conjunction with US Sports Institute, will be offering Soccer Camp to children ages 5 through 14.  The Camp will be held from Monday, June 27th through Friday, July 1st at the Lyndhurst Recreation Center, 862 Valley Brook Avenue.  For pricing and times, visit or call the US Sports Institute at (732)-563-2520.

Youth Speed & Agility Program

The Township of Lyndhurst and FASST Present “Youth Speed & Agility Program.”  The goal of the program is to help younger athletes enhance and improve balance, coordination, agility, flexibility, explosiveness and running techniques.

The program is for ages 8 to 14.  It will run for six weeks from July 5th through August 11th, 2016 on every Tuesday and Thursday from 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.   They will be held at the Lyndhurst Recreation fields at 862 Valley Brook Avenue.  The cost for early registration is $175.  After May 31st it will cost $199.

Call to register at 201-933-0778, or email to