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Fall Registration is currently open online at https://register.communitypass.net/roxbury 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!

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!!

Outdoor Yoga
All levels and all ages welcome! Meet at Horseshoe Lake's Baseball Concession Stand. Sundays at 9am on August 31, September 7, 14, 21 and 28. First class free, subsequent classes only $5 each. More info on flyer.

Fall 2014 Programs and Activities:

Girls Volleyball
This program is for girls going into 5th-8th grade, and is designed to introduce girls to the sport of volleyball. Volleyball will be held twice per week on Mondays, Tuesdays, and/or Thursdays, 5:45pm and 9pm in the Lincoln Roosevelt Gym, Horseshoe Lake Gym, or the Eisenhower School Gym. Each session will be one hour long. Program begins mid-September and runs through mid-November. Volunteers are needed for coaches! Please register online through Community Pass or in-person at the Recreation Office. Fee is $65, includes t-shirt.

Children's Bowling League
Sign up to bowl for Wednesday sessions, 4pm-5:15pm.  Registration begins on September 8th. Sessions run from November 12th through March 18th, with a total of 16 dates. Two programs are offered: Bumper Bowling, K-3rd grade, three per team and Regular Bowling, 4th-8th grade, four per team. Location: Circle Lanes, 1113 Route 46 East, Ledgewood. One parent from each team must be present each week. Fee: $10, in-person at Roxbury Recreation; includes t-shirt. Game Fee: $6 per week, includes shoe rental and two games of bowling.

Fall Basketball
Registration begins September 8th, in-person at Roxbury Recreation or online. Click Fall Basketball for more information.  Coaches needed too! The following programs are available:  

  • K-1st Grade Boys and Girls Basketball Skills Clinic
  • 2nd Grade Boys and Girls Basketball Clinic
  • 3rd - 8th Grade Boys Basketball
  • 3rd - 8th Grade Girls Basketball
  • High School Boys
  • High School Girls
  • 5th-7th Boys Travel Team
  • 5th-7th Girls Travel Team

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 is open for boys and girls, ages 5-15, at Roxbury Baseball Association. Season runs early September through the end of October.

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 www.girlsontherun.org or click on Girls on the Run flyer.

Adventure Boot Camp
Boot Camp for Women is an outdoor workout (with alternate indoor location for rain) that develops cardio, core, and muscle endurance with a focus on fat burning exercise techniques. Held at Horseshoe Lake. Classes registering now for the fall. Please view flyer or visit www.morriscountybootcamp.com for more info.

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 september11roxbury.org.

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 www.playukids.com 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 www.crowdrise.com/lakeloop2014 for information and registration.