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Winter, Spring and Summer Registration is currently open online   at https://register.communitypass.net/roxbury for select programs. 

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Winter 2015 Programs and Activities:

11th Hour Rescue Collection
Please donate pet items to support 11th Hour Rescue. Needed are dog/cat food, paper towels, newspaper, old towels, dish detergent, bleach, collapsible crates, garbage bags, dog/cat toys. Collection bins located at Town Hall and Roxbury Recreation. Sponsored by Troop 6207 Silver Award.

Gymnastics Inc.
Roxbury Recreation is sponsoring classes! Four levels are offered: Mommy-N-Me for ages 2-3 1/2 , Gymnastics Class for ages 3-5, Rhymthmic Gymnastics for ages 3-5 and 6+, and Back Handspring Class for ages 8+. Roxbury Recreation’s classes are February 17th-March 27th for a total of six weeks. Fee: $115. Please register by calling 973-252-4300; more info on flyer.

Gym Ninja for Boys
This program is specifically designed to be packed with activities and fun for boys between the age of 7 and 12.  We combine skills and drills from parkour, martial arts, acrobatics, and general strength and conditioning.  It is a great foundation for the development of coordination and strength as well as tons of fun! Tuesday classes begin on February 17th for six weeks, 7pm-8pm. Register at Gymnastics Inc. by calling 973-252-4300. Classes will take place at 80 North Dell Avenue, Unit 17, Kenvil. Fee: $115.

Rutgers SAFETY Clinic
Roxbury coaches are required to take this one-time course before coaching a sport. This three-hour clinic is offered to meet the stipulations of the "Little League Law" which exempts volunteer youth sports coaches from liability in negligent acts occurring while they are coaching. The next clinic will be held on Thursday, March 12, 2015. Please click on the date for the registration form, or register online through your Community Pass account.

Free Guided Hike at Black River Park
Join the Trails Committee on Saturday, February 28th, 10am for a hike along the Black River through to the Mine Hill Beach. This is a mostly level hike approximately one hour long and suitable for children. Please register at www.hikeroxbury.org

Baby-Sitter Training
SmartSitter is a hands on, safety based program designed to teach young people, ages 11 to 16, the many skills of becoming a great babysitter.  Class is offered on Saturday, March 21st, 9am-3pm at the Senior Center. SmartSitters' extensive curriculum,taught by nurses and child care providers, covers the care of infants through school-age children.  Students receive a SmartSitter manual complete with family emergency forms, plus a SmartSitter certificate of completion.  Please check flyer for more info and registration form. Fee: $55.


Spring 2015 Programs and Activities:

Fun, Fitness and Friendship
This fun and enthusiastic class for kids grades K-4 is conducted by Bob Capra, a L/R teacher.  Safe games, fair play, fair competition, and sportsmanship are incorporated in all games.  The non-stop action includes Popcorn Dodge-Ball, Guard the Pin, Star Wars, Jurassic Park, Line Game, Four Corners, and much more.  Please bring a drink and a snack to each session. Sessions will be on Mondays on the following dates: March 9,16,23,30 and April 13,20,27, 4:30-5:30pm at Horseshoe Lake Gym. Register in-person at Roxbury Recreation or mail payment to Roxbury Recreation, 72 Eyland Ave, Succasunna, NJ 07876; checks payable to Roxbury Clinics. Fee: $55.

Girls Volleyball Clinics
Two clinics will be offered at the Roxbury High School Gym, 4:30pm-5:45pm on the following dates:
  • 5th/6th Grade-Mondays, April 13th, April 20th , April 27th , May 4th, May 11th, May 18th
  • 7th/8th Grade-Wednesdays, April 15th, April 22nd, April 29th , May 6th, May 13th, May 20th
First four sessions of each clinic will be skills and drills, and the last two sessions will be for competitive play. The instructor will be Roxbury High School’s Varsity Coach Beth Grasso, along with Assistant Coach Anthony McMichael.  Please register online or in-person at the Recreation Office.  Program is open to residents and non-residents. Fee:  $70, includes t-shirt.

Layups for Life 'Hoop It Up' Tournament
Join in for a fun afternoon of basketball along with food, contests, raffles, silent auction and more! For boys and girls ages 15+; all skill levels welcome! Sunday, April 19, 2015 at the Roxbury High School. 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 2007 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 2006 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 start in early April.  Location:  Roxbury High School Track.  Coaches needed too! More information at www.roxrecspringtrack.weebly.com.  Registration is open online or in-person at Roxbury Recreation for program and coaching. Fee: $45; includes t-shirt.

Roxbury Travel and Rec Spring Soccer
Registration for the Spring 2015 season is now open online at www.roxburysoccer.com. Registration is open to all children currently in K - 8th grade.  Register now through Feb 13th for Travel and In-Town. Mites registration closes April 5th.  Fee for Travel and In-Town is $85, Mites (Kindergarten) is $40.  Email  with any questions.

Mini Mites Soccer
FREE program offered by the Roxbury Soccer Club for 4 year olds just starting to learn soccer. Sessions will be held for six weeks, starting in April. Each session is one hour. Program is open to children age 4 as of April 6th and not attending Kindergarten. More info on flyer. Visit www.roxburysoccer.com to register. 

Recreation Baseball 
Spring registration is now open for children ages 4-15.  Season will start early April and run through mid-June. Games/practices will be 1-2 nights per week and Saturdays.More info and registration is available online at www.roxburybaseball.com.

Girls Softball
Spring registration is now open! This program is for children in Kindergarten through 9th grade. Four divisions are by grade: K-1, 2-3, 4-5 and 6-9.  Season will start early May and run through mid-June. Games/practices will be 1 night per week and Saturdays. The league will be an interleague program with Roxbury, Chester, Mt. Olive and Long Valley participating in the program.  Traveling will be required for away games.  More info and registration is available online at www.roxburysoftball.com. Registration ends March 30th, 2015.

Summer 2015 Programs and Activities:

Cheerleading & PomPoms
The cheerleading program is for girls currently in 2nd-7th grade; Fee: $65. PomPoms are for girls currently in 1st grade; Fee: $50. Practices start on August 4th, and will be on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 5:30pm-8pm at Horseshoe Lake. Registration is in-person only on the following dates at the Teen Center, 72 Eyland Avenue, Succasunna:
  • Saturday, March 7th, 10am-12pm
  • Thursday, March 12th, 6pm-7:30pm
  • Saturday, March 14th, 10am-12pm 
A mandatory Parents Meeting will be held on April 27th, time TBD. Cheer Camp will be held July 27th-July 30th, 4pm-8pm at Jefferson School; Fee: $65.

Teen Travel 2015-Openings in Session 4!
This exciting program is open to all Roxbury and Mount Arlington children who are currently in 6th through 9th grade.  Four sessions are offered, from July 6th through 31st, and each session is five days long. (Sessions 1, 2 and 3 are full.) The camp hours are 8:30am to 4:30pm.  Each week is filled with fun daily adventures to places such as Branchburg Sports Complex, Turtleback Zoo TreeTop Aerial Adventure, Camelbeach Waterpark, and more!  For details on each session, view flyer by clicking Teen Travel 2015. Online registration begins Saturday, February 7th; in-person registration begins Monday, February 9th, at the Recreation Office. Fee:  $225 per participant per session, t-shirt included.  Early Morning Drop-Off, 7:30am-8:30am, $35 per session. Total fee per session, $260 per child. Registration is available online as a total package.

Day Camp 2015-Openings in Session 5!
This fun program is open to all Roxbury and Mount Arlington children who are currently in 1st through 6th grade.  Day Camp is held at the Roxbury Recreation Center at Horseshoe Lake from June 25th through August 14th (no camp on July2&3), and each session is five days long. (Sessions 1,2,3,4,6 & 7 are full.) Hours 8:30am to 4:30pm.  Some trips are planned; for more information on offerings for each week, view flyer by clicking Day Camp 2015.  Online registration begins Saturday, February 7th; in-person registration begins Monday, February 9th, at the Recreation Office. Fee: $185 per participant per session, includes t-shirt. Early Morning Drop-Off, 7:30am-8:30am, $35 per session. Total fee per session, $220 per child. Registration is available online as a total package.

Camp Capra 2015-Openings in Sessions 1,2,3 & 4!
This fun and enthusiastic camp is open to Roxbury and Mt. Arlington children currently in K-7th grade. Choose from six sessions; each session is one week long. Sessions begin on July 6th, and run through August 14th. (Sessions 5 &6 are full.) Enjoy games, arts & crafts, field trips and water games with Mr. Capra, a 6th grade Roxbury teacher. Location: Lincoln-Roosevelt School Gym. Hours: 9am - 3pm, Monday to Friday. For details on dates and more information on what is offered, click Camp Capra 2015. Online registration begins Saturday, February 7th; in-person registration begins Monday, February 9th, at the Recreation Office. Fee: $120 per participant, per week; includes t-shirt.

Playground Program 2015
This fun 5-week program is offered to Roxbury and Mt. Arlington kids who are currently in K-7th grade. There are three locations to choose from: Jefferson School, Kennedy School or Nixon School. Program begins on Thursday, June 25th and goes through Friday, July 31st (no program on July 2&3). Hours are 9am-12 noon. Registration begins online beginning Monday, March 2nd at 6am. Please click Playground Program 2015 for flyer. Fee: $125 per participant; t-shirt included.

Boys Basketball Camp
Each day, campers will participate in skills stations, skill competitions, team play and lectures on basketball fundamentals and sportsmanship.  Basketball skills and fundamentals will be stressed for each age group. Staff includes Roxbury High School Boys Basketball coaches and current Roxbury High School players.  Guest speakers include local high school and college coaches. Register by attached form only; no on-line registration.
-Boys presently in K-1 grade: Camp dates are July 13-15, 9am-11am at RHS Gym. Fee: $40 per participant; includes t-shirt. For more info and registration form, click K-1 BBall.
-Boys presently in 2-4 grade: Camp dates are June 26, 29-July 1, 8:30am-12:30pm at RHS Gym.  Fee: $75 per participant, 2nd child $60; includes t-shirt.  For more info and registration form, click 2-4 BBall.
-Boys presently in 5-8 grade:  Camp dates are July 6-10, 8:30am-2:30pm at RHS Gym.  Fee:  $120 per participant, 2nd child $95; includes t-shirt. For more info and registration form, click 5-8 BBall.

Pony Camps
Two camps are offered in July! Each are four days, beginning Monday, July 20th through Thursday, July 23rd at Horseshoe Lake.
  • For ages 3-6, a Petite Equestrian Program is open 1pm-2:30pm. Fee: $190. 
  • For ages 7-13, a Pony Grooming & Riding Program is open 2:45pm-4:45pm. Fee: $230.
Details for each program, along with registration info, are on the flyer. Sign up quick, space is limited!

Lego Camp
Lego-inspired engineering classes for kids in K-6th grade. Camp week is August 17-21 at the Horseshoe Lake Recreation Teen Center. Pre-Engineering Camp is for K-2nd grade, 9am-12pm. FUNdamentals of Engineering Camp is for 3rd-6th grade, 1pm-4pm. Fee: $145; register at www.play-well.org. More info on flyer.

Tennis Camp
Coach Miller is offering his 2nd annual summer camp during the month of July in weekly sessions. Camps range in ages from 5-8 and 9-11, plus Middle and High School Camps. Please visit www.roxbury.org/tennis for more info and to register.

Tennis Lessons
Lessons are offered for kids, beginners and advanced students, ages 8-16. Lessons begin on June 23rd and are offered one week only; register now! Please visit www.roxbury.org/tennisharlan for more information and schedule.