Sports & Activities
Winter, Spring & Summer Registration is currently open online atCommunity Pass for select programs.
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WINTER 2016-17 PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES:
Girls Winter Softball Clinic-Start date changed to 2/26
This clinic is for girls in 4th-6th grades, and includes four weeks of fundamental instruction, drills, practice, games and FUN! Held on Sundays, 3pm-5m. Grades 4-6 starts February 26th. Register online or in-person at Roxbury Recreation. More info on flyer. Fee: $40; includes t-shirt.
Registration is currently open for teams for women ages 19+. Ten-week season begins March 1st, on Wed nights. Min of six per team; registration is $165 per team. Please contact Lisa at firstname.lastname@example.org for info.
Rutgers S.A.F.E.T.Y Clinic
The Roxbury Recreation Department is offering this Sports Awareness for Educating Today's Youth clinic on Wednesday, March 1st at the Senior Center, 6pm-9pm. This clinic is free to all Roxbury coaches. Registration is required, and is due by February 28th. Please register through your Community Pass account, or by completing the registration form. More info on registration form.
Children's Bowling League
Join the fun while the weather gets chilly! Bumper Bowling for kids in K-3rd grade; Regular Bowling for kids in 4th-8th grade. Dates are Wednesdays through March 22nd, 4pm-5:15pm at Circle Bowl, 1113 Route 46 East, Ledgewood. Join any time! Registration fee: $10, includes t-shirt. Cost is $6 per week, which includes two games and shoe rental. Register in-person only at Roxbury Rec. More info on flyer.
SPRING 2017 PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES:
Join the "fastest sport on two feet"! Teams will be formed with the following grade levels: 3/4, 5/6, and 7/8. Practices are 2-3 times per week at Roxbury High School's Bryant Field (usually Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays) with games once per week. Season runs April 1st through mid-June. Assistant coaches also needed to assist certified head coaches. Please register online or in-person at Rec Office by December 16th. For further information, please contact Debbie Shulkowski at 862-251-4233. Fee includes practice pinnie and 12 game season in league (Jersey Girls Lacrosse Association). Fee: $85; two children, $135; family max, $190.
Boys Jr. Gaels Lacrosse is a travel program belonging to the North Jersey Junior Lacrosse League. This program is for boys in 2nd-8th grade. Program begins in March, and runs through June. Please provide your own helmet.Current players can register online or in-person beginning on Tuesday, November 1st, 2016. For more information, please visit www.roxburygaelsjrlacrosse.com. Fee: $95; two children, $170; family max, $225.
NEW! Boys 2nd Grade Lacrosse Clinic
Learn the fastest growing sport from a Roxbury High School Coach. Fee: $95. Session starts April 2nd, and runs through May 20th. Send email to Fehsal@msn.com if interested.
Registration for the 2017 spring season is now open online for boys and girls in Pre-K through 8th grade. In-town teams, grades 1-8, and travel teams are $85, and registration closes on February 1, 2017; more info on flyer. Mighty Mites is for boys and girls in Kindergarten, with a fee of $40; more info on flyer. Mini Mites is for 4 yr-olds learning soccer; fee is $30; more info on flyer. Registration for Mighty Mites and Mini Mites closes on April 8, 2017. Register at www.roxburysoccer.com.
Registration is now open for ages 4-16. Register at www.roxbury-baseball.com. The season starts in early April, and runs through mid-June. Games/practices will be 1-2 nights per week, and Saturdays. For more info, please view flyer or email email@example.com.
Registration is open for Roxbury Girls Softball Association, ages 5-14. Roxbury partners with Chester and Long Valley Associations for a competitive league with multiple teams and divisions. The program welcomes girls from Roxbury competitive travel teams, and honors all travel team commitments. Register at www.roxbury-baseball.com; registration closes February 21st. More info on flyer.
Spring Track Clinic - 1st/2nd Grade
This program is designed to introduce children to the track program. No experience is necessary, just a willingness to run, jump or throw. Location: Roxbury High School Track. Season starts mid-March; practice will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays, with meets on Fridays. Coaches needed too! Register online or in-person at Roxbury Recreation for clinic and coaching. Children must be born in 2009 or later for this program. Fee: $45; includes t-shirt.
Spring Track - Bantam, Midget & Youth
This program is for children currently in 2nd through 8th grade, born in 2008 or earlier. It's designed for children who enjoy running track, whether at a recreational or competitive level. No experience is necessary; just a willingness to run, jump or throw. Season starts mid-March; practice will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays, with most meets on Sunday afternoons. Meets are either at the Roxbury High School Track or away at another school’s track. Coaches needed too! More information at www.roxrecspringtrack.weebly.com. Fee: $45; includes t-shirt.
SUMMER 2017 PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES:
Summer Employment Opportunities
Applications are being accepted at Roxbury Recreation for summer employment positions. Open positions include camp counselor positions, beach positions, and supervisory positions for summer camps. Please complete an application and send to Roxbury Recreation by March 17th. More info on application.
For tweens and teens presently in 6th through 9th grade who are looking for some fun and excitement with friends during the summer. There are three sessions with openings: July 10-14, July 17-21, and July 24-28. Each day includes a different trip, like Great Wolf Lodge, Jenkinson's Beach and Boardwalk, and Six Flags Hurricane Harbor, to name a few! Camp hours are 8:30am-4:30pm. Register now through your Community Pass account, or at the Rec Office. Fee is $225 per participant, per session (t-shirt included). More info on flyer.
Day Camp-all sessions full at this time
All Roxbury and Mt. Arlington 1st through 6th graders are invited to register for this fun camp, held at the Roxbury Recreation Center and Horseshoe Lake Complex. There are seven sessions to choose, from June 26 to August 11th. Hours are 8:30am-4:30pm. Included in the camp are daily activities such as sports, games, arts & crafts, plus special trip dates to destinations like Tomahawk Lake, Mountain Creek, and Turtleback Zoo. Fee: $185 per participant, per week (t-shirt included). More info on flyer.
Registration will start for Camp Capra online on Saturday, March 4th at 6am; sessions fill up quickly! This program is for children currently in K-5th grade, Roxbury and Mt. Arlington residents only. There are six weekly sessions to choose from: June 26, July 10, July 17, July 24, July 31, and August 7, and all sessions are 9am-3pm. This program is directed by Bob Capra, a 7th grade Roxbury teacher. The camp's location is at Lincoln-Roosevelt School Gym. Each day includes fun, safe games, arts & crafts, local field trips, and outdoor activities. More info on flyer. Fee: $120 per week, t-shirt included.
This fun 5-week program is offered to Roxbury and Mt. Arlington kids who are currently in K-7th grade. Registration will start online on Saturday, March 4th at 6am; camps fill up quickly! There are three locations to choose from: Jefferson School, Kennedy School or Nixon School. Program begins on Monday, June 26th and goes through Friday, July 28th (no program on July 3 or 4). Hours are 9am-12 noon. Register online through your Community Pass account. More info on flyer. Fee: $125 per participant; t-shirt included.
Jr. Gaels Cheerleading & Pom Poms
Cheerleading levels are for girls in 2nd through 7th grade for the 2016/17 school year; fee: $65. The Pom Poms program is for girls currently in 1st grade; fee: $50. Registration for both programs is in-person only at the Rec Office on the following dates: Saturday, March 11th, 10am-12pm; Saturday, March 18th, 10am-12pm; and Thursday, April 6th, 6:30pm-8pm. There is a mandatory Parents Meeting on Wednesday, April 26th, 7pm in the Senior Center. Practices will be held August 8th through August 31st, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 5:30pm-8pm at Horseshoe Lake Complex. Cheer Camp dates are July 31st –August 3rd, 4pm-8pm, at Franklin School; fee: $65. More info on flyer.