Recreational Activities Parks & Public Property: Commissioner Thomas DiMaggio, Director

Below is a list of activities offered through the Lyndhurst Parks & Recreation Department. You can find information on the Community Pool activities on this website.

For all sports activities, visit your child’s local school website and look for the Parks Department link on the lower left-hand side of the page. General registration information is listed below, however dates are subject to change.


Pool Activities

  • Aquasize classes – Located at the Lyndhurst Community Pool by a Certified Specialist. 12 week sessions held 4 times a year.
  • Pool Membership – We offer a 4 month membership or an annual membership.
  • Swimming Lessons – for ages 4 and up held at the Lyndhurst Community Pool. Eight-week sessions held 3 or 4 times a year.
  • Mommy & Me – for 1 parent with an infant for babies to get used to the water while singing and playing games.

Sports

  • Boys Basketball - Registration held from September through early October offered for grades 2-8.
  • Cheerleading – Registration held in May offered for grades K-8.
  • Flag Football and Football – Registration held in May offered for age 4 for flag football and football for grades 2-8.
  • Girls Basketball – Registration held in October offered for grades 1-2 3-8.
  • Hockey – Registration held in September offered for ages 4-8.
  • LaCrosse – (Instructional) Registration held in February or March and offered to grades K - 8th. Equipment not included in registration price.
  • Little League – Registration usually held in January/February.
    • T-Ball is for boys and girls ages 5 & 6.
    • Juniors is for boys and girls ages 7 & 8.
    • Minors is for boys and girls ages 8-11.
    • Majors is for boys and girls ages 9-12.
    • Senior League is for boys and girls ages 13-16.
    • Softball is for girls ages 5-12.
  • Recreation Volleyball – Offered to grades 5-8. Registration is usually held in September.
  • Soccer – Registration is held in May/June. Offered to grades Pre-K through 8th.
  • Wrestling – Registration takes place in November for grades 1st – 8th.
  • Women’s Volleyball – Registration takes place in August. For ages 18 and older.

Summer Day Camp

Lyndhurst Day Camp will run from Monday, July 8th through and including Friday, August 16th, 2019.  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 by July 25th.

The deadline to register for Lyndhurst Day Camp will be June 7th without penalty.  You will have to pay a $50 penalty from June 8th through June 14th and we will not be taking any registrations after that date. 

Activity booklets will be available at the Parks Department starting Monday, April 15th with registration starting Monday, April 22nd.

Parent & Child Swim Class

The Department of Parks and Recreation, under the direction of Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, is offering a parent and child swim sessions at the Lyndhurst Community Pool!  Sessions are for children from 6 months old to 3 years old and one parent/guardian to get used to the water while singing and playing games.

The half hour classes are given on Saturday’s at 11:00AM until 11:30AM for six weeks from April 20th, 2019.  Registrations will only be taken at the Lyndhurst Parks Department, 250 Cleveland Avenue.  The six-class session will cost $135.  Space is limited to 15 registrants and will be taken on a first come, first accepted basis.