Sports & Activities
Winter and Spring Registration is currently open online atCommunity Pass for select programs.
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FALL 2017 PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES:
Rutgers SAFETY Clinic-Date Change!
On Wednesday, December 13, 2017, the Roxbury Recreation Department will be hosting the Rutgers S.A.F.E.T.Y. Clinic - (Sports Awareness for Educating Today's Youth) at the Senior Center, 72 Eyland Avenue, from 6pm to 9pm. It will be held in the Rec Meeting Room, 72 Eyland Ave, Succasunna. Please complete the registration form and submit to email@example.com.
Children's Bowling League
Join in the fun learning to bowl while the days get shorter and chillier at Circle Bowl in Ledgewood! This program is perfect for your child to see old friends and make new friends while having fun and learning a new skill plus the thrill of competition. Two programs offered: Bumper Bowling, for K-3rd grade, three on a team; and Regular Bowling, 4th-8th grade, four on a team. Wednesday sessions, 4pm-5:15pm, with a total of 21 dates. Sessions run through March 21st. One parent from each team must be present each week. Sign up now, and form your own team! Registration Fee: $10, register in-person at Roxbury Recreation; includes t-shirt. Game Fee: $6 per week, includes shoe rental and two games of bowling.
Jr. Gaels Wrestling
This program is for children in K-8th grade who want to learn to wrestle and compete with kids of same age and weight. Sign up in person at Roxbury Recreation or online through your Community Pass account. Program begins in mid-November. More info on flyer.
- 1st-4th Grade Novice: To be eligible, your child must have attended Clinic Program. Intermediate program introduces the young athlete to the beginner level of competition. Practices will be Wednesdays and Fridays, 6pm-7:30pm in the Roxbury High School Wresting Room. Fee: $75 (sweatshirt included).
- 2nd-8th Grade Jr. Gaels: Practices will be held on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6pm-8pm in the Roxbury High School Wresting Room. These teams will compete in both the Tri-County League and North Jersey Leagues. Fee: $75 (sweatshirt included).
- Coaches needed too!
K-1st Grade Wrestling Clinic
This program is for children K-1st grade who want to learn to wrestle and compete with kids of same age and weight. Clinic focuses on fundamentals and basic techniques critical to beginners. Clinic will be held on Friday evenings, 5pm-6pm, on December 8, 15, and January 5, 12, & 19 at Roxbury High School Auxiliary Gym. Sign up in person at Roxbury Recreation or online through your Community Pass account. Fee: $40, t-shirt included.
WINTER 2017-18 PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES:
Holiday Home Lighting and Decoration Contest Winners
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Girls Winter Lacrosse Clinics
Get in shape for the spring season and work on basic skills through drills and game play. Open to girls in grades 2nd – 8th. Girls will get to know teammates and will work with trained, experienced coaches in the Roxbury Girls Lacrosse Program. Limited equipment available to borrow. Two programs are offered at the Kozak Indoor Soccer, 6 Middlebury Blvd, Randolph:
- Program 1: Sundays, 1pm-2pm; January 7, 14, 21, 28 – Fee: $40 per player
- Program 2: Sundays, 1pm-2pm, February 4, 11, 18, 25, March 4, 11 – Fee: $60 per player
This program is for boys and girls in 1st through 6th grade. Practice and game schedules are as follows:
- 1st/2nd grade teams: Saturday afternoons/some Thursdays at Horseshoe Lake Gym
- 3rd/4th grade teams: Sunday mid-day/some Thursdays at Lincoln-Roosevelt Gym
- 5th/6th grade teams: Sunday evenings/some Tuesdays at EMS Gym
Season begins end of January, and runs through March (will not conflict with basketball). Equipment needed is a helmet, hockey gloves, shin guards and hockey stick. Coaches needed too! Registration begins November 15th, online or in-person at Roxbury Recreation. Fee: $70; includes t-shirt.
Girls Winter Softball Clinic
For girls in K-6th grades, who attend school in Roxbury and Mt. Arlington. All girls are welcome, both recreation league and travel leagues. Sessions of fundamental instruction, drills, practice, games and FUN led by Roxbury Rebels Travel Softball coaches and Roxbury High School players. Location is at Lincoln Roosevelt Gym, times are 12pm-2pm. Clinic starts on January 21st for K-3rd graders; and on March 4th for 4th-6th graders. More info on flyer. Register through your Community Pass account. Fee: $40.
SPRING 2018 PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES:
rades 7/8, grades 5/6, and grades 2/3/4. Practices are 2-3 times a week at Roxbury High School’s Bryant Field (usually Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays) with games once a week. Season runs April 1st through mid-June. We are looking for parents to be assistant coaches to our certified head coaches. Please register online or in-person at Roxbury Recreation. Registration deadline is December 15, 2017. For further information, please contact Debbie Shulkowski at 862-251-4233. Fee includes practice t-shirt and 12 game season in league (Jersey Girls Lacrosse Association). Fee: $85; two children, $135; family max, $190.
Boys Spring Lacrosse
Boys Jr. Gaels Lacrosse is a travel program belonging to the North Jersey Junior Lacrosse League. This program is for boys in 2nd-8th grade. Program begins in March, and runs through June. Please provide your own helmet. Current players can register online or in-person beginning on Wednesday, November 1st, 2017. For more information, please visit www.roxburygaelsjrlacrosse.com. Fee: $95; two children, $170; family max, $225.