Sports & Activities

Spring, Summer and Fall Registration is currently open online at Community Pass for select programs.

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SPRING 2016 PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES:



Free Jr. Gaels Football Skills and Drills Clinic


Open to all who are currently in 2nd-7th grade, and either currently a Jr. Gael or are interested in becoming one. Dates are May 5, May 19, June 2, and June 16, 6pm-8pm at the Emmans Road Field. For questions, please email Nadia DeChristofano at nadiade13@gmail.com

Girls Volleyball Clinic

 
Learn how to spike, set, pass, serve, dig and block with Roxbury High School Coaches and former players! Clinic is run by RHS Girls Volleyball Coaches Beth Grasso and Anthony McMichael. Clinic for 3rd/4th grade girls will be on Mondays and Wednesdays beginning May 16th, including four sessions. Fee: $50. Clinic is 5pm-6:15pm at RHS Gym, and includes t-shirt. Register online or in-person at Rec Office. 

T-Ball Clinic


This program is for children ages 4-5, and is designed to teach the fundamentals of baseball and to have fun! Four sessions, June 13-16; hours are 5pm-6pm at Roxbury High School's Varsity Baseball Field. (Rain location is Horseshoe Lake Gym.) Coach Greg Trotter, RHS's Varsity Baseball Coach is the instructor. Register online or in-person at the Rec Office. Fee: $40; includes t-shirt.

Country Fit

 
New fitness class incorporates country music and dance, and can burn up to 1,000 calories per class!  Classes are on Thursdays through May 12, 4:45pm-5:45pm. More info on flyer. Drop-in rate of $10 per class.

Roxbury 5K


Family Night at the Races is planned for Monday, June 13, 2016 at 7pm. Packet pick-up and race day registration starts at 5pm in the Eisenhower Middle School Gym. Pre-register, and receive a discount. More info on flyer, or visit www.roxbury5k.com.  

SUMMER 2016 PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES:

 

Fisherman's Lane Fishing Derby


The 22nd annual derby in memory of Marc Brandon and Kevin Gilmer will be held on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at Horseshoe Lake, 8am-10am. No fee or badge required. Bring your own bait and pole. The lake will be freshly stocked the night before! Prizes will be awarded in each group for the first fish caught, plus 1st, 2nd and 3rd place according to weight in these age groups: 3-5, 6-9, 10-12, and 13-18. Co-sponsored by the Roxbury Recreation Department.

Playground Program 2016


For children currently in K-7th grade, Roxbury and Mt. Arlington residents only. This fun five-week program begins on Monday, June 27th and goes through Friday, July 29th, 9am-12pm. Two locations still have openings: Jefferson School and Nixon School. Lots of fun activities, including Ice Cream Day, Movie Day, Gymnastics Inc., T-Shirt Day, Horseshoe Lake Field Day, games, arts & crafts, and special events. Registration is open online and in-person at the Rec Office. Fee: $125 per participant, t-shirt included.

Boys Basketball Camps


Join Roxbury High School Coach Joe Ansaldi and current Roxbury high school players for this fun camp. Basketball skills, rules, fundamentals and concepts will be taught, along with age-appropriate basketball games and activities. For boys entering K-1st grade in September 2016, a three-day camp begins on July 5th; fee is $40. For boys entering 2nd-4th grade in September 2016, a four-day camp begins on June 27th; fee is $75. For boys entering 5th-9th grade in September 2016, a four and 1/2 day camp begins on July 11th; fee is $120. Click links for registration flyer and more info.

Girls Basketball Camp


This camp is for girls entering 3rd-8th grade in September 2016. Staff includes RHS Girls Basketball Head Coach, Jessica Trotter, along with  current RHS players. Basketball skills and fundamentals will be stressed for each age group, and participants will participate in skills stations, competitions, team play and lectures on basketball fundamentals and sportsmanship. Camp for 3rd-5th graders is on July 11-14, and for 6-8 graders is July 18-21. Camp takes place 9am-2pm at Lincoln Roosevelt School. More info on registration flyer.  Fee: $150 per participant, t-shirt included.

Wrestling Camp


This camp is designed to teach participants the fundamentals of wrestling at a pace suitable for a young child.Camp is for students entering 2nd through 8th grade in September 2016. Interactive games and drills will be introduced to help young wrestlers develop the balance and agility necessary for wrestling.  Camp dates are Monday July 18th through Thursday, July 21st, 8:30am-11:30am at the Roxbury High School Auxiliary Gym. Camp Directors are Jim Dolan, RHS Head Coach, and David Monaco, RHS Assistant Coach, along with members of the high school wrestling team. Click on flyer for registration form and more info. Fee: $85.

Minecraft Engineering with LEGO Camps


Bring Minecraft to life with LEGO! Resourcefulness, creativity, and cooperation come together in this unique building adventure game. Roll the dice to mine for resources, craft tools, and watch out for Creepers. Two camps offered for August 15-19th at Horseshoe Lake's Teen Center. Minecraft Build Adventure Game is for ages 5-7; 9am-12pm. Minecraft build Survival Game is for ages 7-12; 1pm-4pm. More info on flyer. Register at www.play-well.org. Fee: $145. 

Jr Gaels Cheerleading and PomPoms


Cheerleading is for girls currently in 2nd through 7th grade, and the fee is $65. PomPoms are for 1st graders, and the fee is $50. Practice begins on August 9th, and is held on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 5:30pm-8pm at Horseshoe Lake Complex through September 1st. Register in-person only on Thursday, April 7th, 6:30pm-8pm at the Rec Office. Cheer Camp is offered August 1st through August 4th, 4pm-8pm, at Jefferson School; fee is $65.

Lifeguard Courses

 
American Red Cross Lifeguard Courses are now available. For information on classes offered, check out the link for a flyer. Register at the Recreation Office only.

Teen Travel 2016


Program is full at this time. 

Day Camp 2016


Program is full at this time.

Camp Capra 2016

 
Program is full at this time.

FALL 2016 PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES:

 

Jr. Gaels Football


Program is for boys entering 3rd-8th grade in September. Practice will start on August 1st, and held on Mondays through Thursdays throughout August. Games will begin in September and run through early November. Register online or in-person at Rec Office. More info on flyer and at www.roxburyjrgaelsfootball.netFee: $125, $300 family max; uniform included. 

Flag Football


This program is for children age 5-8 as of December 1, 2016. It includes learning the fundamentals of flag football, no experience necessary. The program will be held on Monday and Wednesday evenings beginning August 22nd at the Horseshoe Lake fields, 6pm-7:15pm. Coaches needed too! Please register online or in-person at Rec Office. Fee: $50, includes NFL Jersey.