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 – NEW – (Instructional) Registration held in April 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.

Carnival in Venice

Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, Director of the Department of Parks and Recreation is running a trip to the Stony Hill Inn for a “Carnival in Venice” on Thursday, May 11th, 2017.  The bus will leave from the NJ Transit lot by the Shoprite at 10:30 AM and will return by 3:30 PM.

The $45 ticket includes a luncheon consisting of focaccia bread, salad, Pasta, Chicken Parmesan, Sausage and Peppers, mixed vegetables, potatoes, two complimentary drinks, dessert, coffee, tea and soda; transportation and entertainment.  Tip is not included, however.  Suggested tip is $1.00 per person which you leave on your table.

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

Soccer Camp 2017 - Spring & Summer

Starting in April, the US Sports Institute offers Soccer for Lyndhurst boys & girls ages 2 through 14. 

Here is a list of what they offer and related website with additional information:

Spring Break Camp (Age 5 To 14): Monday, April 10th to Thursday, April 13th - Learn more here

Parent & Me Squirts (Age 2 To 3):  April 24 to June 12 - Learn more here

Soccer Squirts (Age 3 To 5):  April 24 to June 12 - Learn more here

Soccer Camp (Age 5 To 14):  June 26 to June 30 - Learn more here

You can also visit USsportsInstitute.com or call (732) 563-2520 for more information.