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.

  •   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 Thanksgiving Dinner – held on the Monday before Thanksgiving in November at the Senior Citizen Center on Cleveland Avenue. Dinner and Entertainment. Transportation is available if needed.

Girls Recreational Basketball Registration

The Lyndhurst Parks and Recreation Department announces registration for Girls Basketball. Registration is being held at the Parks and Recreation Department, located at 250 Cleveland Ave., on the following dates and times:

  • Tuesday, Oct. 8 - 7:00 PM to 9:00PM
  • Wednesday, Oct. 10 - 7:00 PM to 9:00PM
  • Friday, Oct. 12 - 7:00 PM to 9:00PM
  • Saturday, Oct. 13 - 9:00 AM to 12:00PM

The league will consist of two groups. The first group will be 3rd, 4th and 5th grades and the second group will be 6th, 7th and 8th grades. Registration fee will be $75.00 for the first child and $45.00 for all other siblings. For more information, please call the Parks and Recreation Department at 201-804-2482.

***Also on these same dates is our 1st and 2nd grade Instructional league sign up for $25.00***

5K Color Fun Run/Walk Fundraiser

Sign-up for the 5K Color Fun Run/Walk Fundraiser on October 13, 2018 at the Lyndhurst Recreation Center, 862 Valley Brook Ave., at 9 a.m. Join us in support of Lyndhurst Competition Cheer.

Please register by September 28th to guarantee a race bib, color packet, and t-shirt! Check in time is between 8 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. on race day.

Register at

Fall 2018 Swim Lessons

The Fall 2018 session for Swim America at the Lyndhurst Community Pool will begin on either Saturday, September 15th or Thursday night, September 13th and will run for 8 weeks.

If you are interested, you can download the application below or pick up an application at the Parks Department, located at 250 Cleveland Avenue.

Cost is $140 and can be paid by check, cash or credit card.

Keep in mind that space is limited and registrants are taken on a first come, first accepted basis.  Registrations will not be accepted at the pool facility nor by mail.  Please call the Parks Department at (201) 804-2482 if you cannot make it within the hours of 8:00 AM or 4:30 PM to register.