Senior Citizens Activities Parks & Public Property: Commissioner Thomas DiMaggio, Director

Listed are some of the activities held for seniors. More specific details are distributed quarterly in the Parks Department Newsletter.

They will also be listed on the home page of this website, in the South Bergenite, The Observer and The Daily Voice.

  •   Monthly Trips To a Casino - Held on the last Friday of the month from March through October. Tickets are available on the first Monday of the month. Only $25.00 per ticket which includes the bus ride as well as money back in play.
  •   Evening Trips to Broadway plays - Price includes transportation to and from the venue by town bus. Cost varies with the price of the play ticket.
  •   Afternoon Outings for Senior Citizens for lunch and show. One held in the Spring and one in the Fall. Venue may be either at the Stoney Hill Inn, Fiesta or Brownstone.
  •   FREE Senior Citizen Monthly Evening Meal on the last Wednesday of the month from January through October. The event is held at the Carucci Apartments which is located at 281 Stuyvesant Avenue near Willow. Doors open at 4:30 – dinner served at 5:00. Call 201-896-1629 to sign up.
  •   FREE Senior Citizen Afternoon Movies – Held on the first and third Wednesday of each month (except for July and August) at the Senior Citizen Center on Cleveland Avenue starting at 12:00 noon. Pizza, hot dogs, coffee and soda are served. Call the Parks Department if you need a ride (201) 804-2482.
  •   FREE Senior Citizen Afternoon Lunch and entertainment – Held in April at Senior Citizen Center on Cleveland Avenue.
  •   FREE Senior Citizen Breakfast – Held every November on the Sunday before Thanksgiving at the Senior Citizen Center on Cleveland Avenue. Breakfast and entertainment.

Family Fun Night at the Lyndhurst Town Hall Park

The Parks and Recreation Department, under the direction of Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, is coordinating a “Pokémon Go” Family Fun Night at the Town Hall Park.  The event will be held on Saturday, May 20th, 2017 from 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM with a rain date of Sunday, May 21st.

There will be 8 lure Pokestops lit for the entire 3 hours!!  Come and catch as many as you can while also enjoying food and snacks to support the Lyndhurst Emergency Squad.

Looking forward to seeing you there!!

Lyndhurst Day Camp

Lyndhurst Day Camp will run from Monday, July 10th through and including Friday, August 18th.  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 10th.

Activity booklets will be available at the Parks Department starting Monday, April 17, 2017.  Actual Day Camp registration will start on Monday, April 24, 2017.

Golf Tournament

Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, Director of the Department of Parks & Recreation is hosting the 68th Annual Township of Lyndhurst Roeshke/Rowe/Perry Friendship Memorial Golf Tournament.

Play golf with friends, or renew old friendships!  The event will be held Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at Farmstead Golf & Country Club in Andover, NJ.  It is an 8:00 AM shotgun start.

We will only be taking 120 Golfers so register early to avoid being left out.  Entry fee is $100 per golfer.  Price includes Green Fee, Cart, Buffet Luncheon, beverages and prizes.

Registration deadline is May 20th.  Click below for registration form and additional information.

Trip to the Caesars Casino, Atlantic City

Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, Director of the Department of Parks and Recreation, is running a trip to the Caesars Casino in Atlantic City, on Friday, May 26th, 2017 from 9:00 AM until 6:00 PM.  The $30 ticket will include the bus ride as well as a $20 play voucher.

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

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 $48.50 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.