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

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Summer 2015 Events and Activities:

Swim Lessons
Visit the 'Seasonal Information' page for more info.

Movie Night at Horseshoe Lake
Join the fun and free movies at Horseshoe Lake this summer!  Movies start at dusk, which is around 8:30pm, weather permitting. Check back here on movie night if weather is iffy!
  • Tuesday, June 30 - Frozen at HSL Bandshell-sponsored by Roxbury PBA 311
  • Thursday, July 9 - The Spongebob Movie at HSL Beach-Curbside Cinemas
  • Tuesday, July 21 - Big Hero 6 at HSL Beach-Curbside Cinemas
  • Tuesday, July 28 - The Lego Movie at HSL Bandshell-sponsored by Roxbury PBA 311

Tri Harder Kids Triathlon
This mini-triathlon is planned for Thursday, July 16th at Horseshoe Lake Complex. Age groups are 4-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, and 13-14. Must be pre-registered to participate; register online at  Sign-in starts at 5:15pm; event begins at 6pm. All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Wear bathing suit and sunscreen; bring goggles, towel, socks, sneakers, bike, helmet, and hand towel to clean feet after swim. Participation medals to all, no individual awards. Times are not certified - this is a recreational event. Sponsored by Roxbury Recreation and Marty's Reliable Cycle, with support from Hillside Lutheran Brethren Church. Click on TriHarder for flyer. Everyone is a winner!! Fee: $10.

Ice Cream Social 
Join the Roxbury Historic Trust on 
Sunday, July 12 for an ice cream social between 1pm -4pm  on the King House Lawn, 211 Main Street, Ledgewood. Museum visits and family fun for all! Enjoy an old fashioned ice cream social for $1 per scoop; whipped cream and sprinkles are ‘on the house’. Admission to the King Store and King House museums is free. Visit for more info, or call 973-584-1457. Presented by the Roxbury Historic Trust, Inc.For more info click Flyer. 

Summer 2015 Camps:

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 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.

Jr. Gaels Fundamental Baseball Camp
Boys entering 7th through 9th grade in September are eligible for this camp. Campers will receive instruction in the following areas: hitting, infield play, outfield play, pitching, catching, form running, team concepts, and scrimmage games.Camp dates are July 13-16 or July 27-30, 9am-1pm. Roxbury High School's Varsity Baseball Coach Greg Trotter runs the camp, along with current members of the Roxbury Assistant Coaching Staff, and former Roxbury players. For additional info and registration form, please click Baseball Camp. Fee: $125; $225 for brothers.

Boys Lacrosse Camp
This program is for boys entering 5th through 8th grade in the fall of 2015. The goals are to offer each player the best combination of teaching and playing experience possible. Dates are July 7th through 9th, 6pm-8:30pm at the Roxbury High School Turf Field.  More info on registration form. Fee: $85; includes t-shirt.

Field Hockey Camp
For girls presently in 4th-7th grade. Dates are Monday, July 13th through Thursday, July 16th, 5pm-7pm at Roxbury High School Turf Field. This camp serves as an introduction to the game, basic skills, rules, positions, and game play. Campers will enjoy individual and team skill stations and will experience exposure to game-like settings. Open to Roxbury and non-Roxbury residents. Register online or in-person at Roxbury Recreation. More info on flyer.Fee: $55; t-shirt included.

Ice Hockey Summer Ice Training
Roxbury Youth Ice Hockey is offering 7 weeks of on-ice training for new and existing players, designed to teach and improve skating and hockey skills. Sessions will be held on Fridays, and begin on July 17th, 7:30pm-8:45pm. All sessions are held at Aspen Ice in Randolph. More info on flyer

Wrestling Camp
This camp is designed to teach the fundamentals of wrestling at a pace suitable for a young child. Interactive games and drills will be introduced to develop balance and agility necessary for wrestling. Camp runs Monday, July 20th through Thursday, July 23rd, 8:30am-11:30am, at Roxbury High School Auxiliary Gym.  Children entering 2nd-8th grade in September are eligible.  Coaches include Jim Dolan, Head Wrestling Coach at RHS, plus David Monaco, Assistant Wrestling Coach at RHS.  Register online or in-person at the Recreation Office. Click wrestling for more information and registration form. Fee: $85, includes t-shirt.

Pony Camps-July
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 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 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 for more information and schedule.

Pony Camp-August
A half-day pony camp is offered for children age 9 and up. Daily riding time includes a riding lesson, lunging session, Equisthenics lesson, a harness driving session or a mini trail ride. Other non-riding activities are also included. Dates are Monday, August 3rd through Thursday, August 6th, 1pm-4:30pm, at Horseshoe Lake. More info on registration form. Fee: $290.

Fall 2015 Programs and Activities:

NFL Instructional Flag Football Clinic
This program is for children ages 5 through 1st grade as of December 1st, 2015. It includes learning the fundamentals of flag football. No experience necessary. The program will be held Monday and Wednesday evenings beginning August 24th at the Horseshoe Lake Fields, 6pm-7:15pm. Coaches needed too! Please register online or in-person at Roxbury Recreation. Fee: $50, includes NFL Jersey.

Jr. Gaels Football 
Football practice will begin on August 3rd, and will be held Mondays-Thursdays throughout August. Games will begin in September, and run through early November. For programs, please see below for eligibility as of the September 2015 school year:
      Pre-Clinic -             boys entering 3rd grade (must be age 8 by Oct. 1st)
      Clinic -                   boys entering 4th grade
      Super Pee Wee -    boys entering 5th grade
      Pee Wee -             boys entering 6th grade
      J.V. -                     boys entering 7th grade
      Varsity -                 boys entering 8th grade
Registration is now open online and in-person at the Recreation Center. Fee:  $125 individual, $300 family max, . Uniform included.  Please supply football cleats.  For additional information, please visit

Roxbury Ice Hockey
Registration for the 2015-16 season is now open for boys and girls ages
6 to 16.In-person registration is at Recreation Office, 7pm-8pm on Thursday, June 4th and Thursday,June 18th. Payments in the form of Check/Cash/Credit Cards are accepted. Make checks payable to to RYIHA. If you cannot attend these dates, register by sending an email to , and a registration packet will be sent to you. More info on flyer.