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Fall Registration is currently open online at for select programs. 

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Summer 2014 Programs and Activities:

For some summertime fun, check out the 'Township Parks and Playgrounds' page and visit all of the parks in town! Several parks have recent improvements; Horseshoe Lake Beach has a new sprinkler park, Kiwanis Park has resurfaced tennis courts, Berkshire Valley Park has a new tennis court and a court marked for street hockey, basketball and Foursquare, and Black River Park has a new picnic area with benches.The Dog Park at Emmans Road has been improved, and there is a new trail in Landing called the Ice Age Trail... Check it out!

Outdoor Yoga
All levels and all ages welcome! Meet at Horseshoe Lake's Baseball Concession Stand. Sunday at 9am on August 31. First class free, subsequent classes only $5 each. More info on flyer.

FoodStock 2014
Enjoy a full day of bands from all over the Northeast at Horseshoe Lake's bandshell! Saturday, August 30th, 11am-6:30pm. Admission is 64oz or more of canned food items that Community Foodbank of NJ will be distributing to over 400 food banks in New Jersey, including Roxbury's Social Services. It will be a great event; don't miss it!! More info at Foodstock. Volunteers needed too!!

Fall 2014 Programs and Activities:

Cross Country
Join the program to 'Go The Distance' and have fun while running. Must be 7 years old by December 31, 2014, or have been on the XC team last year.  Birth year must be 2007 or earlier.  First practice is Monday, August 25th, 6pm, at the Horseshoe Lake Pavilion.  The XC Team will be attending the 2nd annual Cross Country Night at the Somerset Patriots Ballpark. Please register online or in-person at Roxbury Recreation. For more info, click Cross Country. Fee: $45; includes t-shirt.

Roxbury Fall Baseball
Registration will be open in the beginning of August. Season runs September 2nd through October 30th. Register at Roxbury Baseball Association.

Olde Suckasunny Day
Save the date!  Saturday, September 6, 2014, 10am-4pm on Main Street in Succasunna. More info to follow.

Girls on the Run
Girls on the Run® is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to creating a world where every girl knows and activates her limitless potential and is free to boldly pursue her dreams. This running program is coming to Roxbury in mid-September for girls in 3rd-5th grade. Days will be Tuesdays and Fridays, 4:15pm-5:30pm; program is 11 weeks long. For info on the program, please visit or click on Girls on the Run flyer.

9/11 Day of Service
This annual community-wide event is planned for Saturday, September 13th, 2014... volunteer to give back to your community. Registration begins at 8am at the Roxbury Public Works Building, 96 North Dell Avenue, Kenvil. More info on flyer and at

PlaySMART Preschool/Kindergarten Enrichment Program
Play University's program is designed for children ages 3 1/2 to 6. PlaySMART is a 6-week, brain-boosting program that combines sports, fitness, academics and fun all into one. By choosing to PlaySMART, each child must 'think' their way through fun-filled activities that teach sports skills and build fitness fundamentals while creatively integrating academic concepts. A different sport and academic element is introduced and taught weekly. Location: Horseshoe Lake Recreation Complex. Dates/Times: Tuesdays-10:30am-11:30am, September 16-October 21(rain-date October 28) or Wednesdays 1:30pm-2:30pm, September 17-October 22, (rain-date October 29th). Please visit or call 862-781-0701 to register. Fee: $99.

Roxbury Garage Sale at Horseshoe Lake
Saturday, September 27th, 8am to 4pm at Horseshoe Lake Park. Admission is free, and event is rain or shine. Homeowners are invited to purchase a 12'x12' space for $25 each. Food vendors will be available under the Pavilion. For more information and registration, please view flyer at Garage Sale.

Lake Hopatcong Foundation's Lake Loop 2014
On Sunday, October 12, 2014, enjoy the breathtaking views of Lake Hopatcong on a scenic bike ride or 3 mile walk to raise funds for NJ's largest lake! Rides are 20 mile or 40 mile routes. Meet at Nixon School, 275 Mt. Arlington Blvd in Landing. First wave is at 9:30am. Please click on Lake Loop for flyer, or visit for information and registration.