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.

Memorial Day Parade

The Veterans Alliance is hosting the Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 29th, 2017.  Those taking part in the assembly will meet at 10:15 AM on the grounds of the American Legion located at 217 Webster Avenue (at Park and Court).

The pre-parade ceremonies will begin at 10:30 AM.  Parade step-off is at 11:00 AM. 

From The American Legion Building:  East on Court Avenue; North (left) onto Stuyvesant Avenue; East (right) onto Second Avenue; South (right) onto Ridge Road; West (right) onto Valley Brook Avenue; Right onto Delafield into Town Hall Park.

Music Under the Stars 2017

Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, Director of the Department of Parks and Recreation, with the assistance of Jerry LaGuardia Entertainment, will be hosting the Music Under the Stars from Wednesday, July 12, 2017 through Saturday, July 15, 2017.  See the schedule below.

Lyndhurst Junior Football & Cheerleading

You can now register for Lyndhurst Junior, Flag and Tackle Football, as well as Cheerleading online at:

FASST - 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 11th through August 17th 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 June 10th it will cost $199.

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

Groundhog Day on Broadway

The Parks and Recreation Department, under the direction of Commissioner Tom DiMaggio, is running a trip to see Groundhog Day on Thursday, June 15th at 7:00PM.  The $110.00 tickets includes transportation to and from the show.  The bus will leave the Park’s Department at 5:00 PM.

Seats are limited and go fast.  If you are interested, please call the Parks Department to reserve your seat as soon as possible.  Limit 4 tickets per person.

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.

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.

Recreation Fall Soccer

Online registrations for recreation fall soccer for children in grades 1-8 opens on Monday, May 1, 2017.  The fee is $75 for the first child, $25 for each additional child.  
Open house registration will be held at the Parks Department, 250 Cleveland Avenue on Friday, June 9th from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.  There will be an additional $10.00 fee to register in person for paperwork processing.
For more information, click on the link below to view the flyer.