Fun Continues In Roxbury This Summer

Fun Continues In Roxbury This Summer


Roxbury offers ongoing events through recreation.


Roxbury Recreation Summer Camps

Visit the Recreation page at for more info:

Ice Hockey Program, Fri. until Aug. 28

PlayWell Lego Camp, Aug. 17-Aug. 21


Cross Country

Join the program to ‘Go The Distance’ and have fun while running. Must be seven years old by Dec. 31, 2015, or have been on the team last year.  Birth year must be 2008 or earlier.  First practice is Mon., Aug. 31, 6 p.m., at the Horseshoe Lake Pavilion. Program runs through mid Nov. Register online or in-person at Roxbury Recreation. Fee: $45; includes t-shirt.


Roxbury Soccer

Online registration is available for soccer programs from Pre-K through eighth grade. Register online at Mini Mite (four year olds) and Mighty Mite ( fall Kindergarteners) registration is open until Sept. 6. Programs begin in September. Email questions to


Roxbury Youth Ice Hockey

2015-16 Season registration is open for boys and girls ages six through 16. Please email with questions. More info on recreation page at


NFL Instructional Flag Football Clinic

For children age five through second grade as of Dec. 1, 2015. Program begins Aug. 24 at Horseshoe Lake. Fee: $50, includes NFL Jersey. Register online or in person at Roxbury Recreation. Fee: $125. More info at


Girls on the Run

Running program inspiring girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. Tues./Fri. 4:15 p.m.-5:30 p.m., beginning early Sept. at Horseshoe Lake Park. More information at


Gymnastics, Inc.

Classes available beginning Sept. 14 for six-week programs. Mommy-N-Me, gymnastic classes, back handspring class. Register by calling 973-252-4300. More info at Fee: $115 for six weeks.


Gym Ninja for Boys

Program for ages seven through twelve, Tues., beginning Sept. 14, 7 p.m.-8 p.m. Packed with acrobatics, martial arts, parkour, plus general strength and conditioning. Tons of fun! Register at Gymnastics Inc, 973-252-4300. More info at Fee: $115 for six weeks.


Play University

New classes available! Classes for age three and a half to six begin mid-Sept. Information and registration available at


The Roxbury Energy Challenge

The Roxbury Environmental Commission challenges others to make a change that helps conserve energy! It’s simple-take a photograph of oneself making an energy conserving change and publicly challenge friends, family, teachers, employers, etc. to do the same. Upload photo or video to or email it to recreation at . Visit


Aug. 17-21- Princess Tea Party Dance Camp, 9 a.m. to noon at Accents on Dance. To register or for more information, visit


Aug. 17-21- Young Rembrandts Pastel Drawing Camp, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., at Franklin School. To register or for more information visit


Aug. 17-21-Mad Science Inventors Academy Camp, 9 a.m.-noon; or 9 a.m.-4 p.m., at Franklin School. To register or for more information, visit


Aug.24-28- American Girl Dance Camp, 9 a.m. to noon, at Accents on Dance. To register or for more information, visit


Aug. 24-28- Young Rembrandts Animal Cartoon Camp, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., at Franklin School. To register, visit


Aug. 24-28- Mad Science Spy Academy Camp, 9 a.m.-noon or 9 a.m.-4 p.m., at Franklin School. To register, visit


Mon., Aug. 24- Outdoor Yoga Classes, 6:15 p.m.-7:30 p.m., at Horseshoe Lake Pavilion. Mixed level class offered for all age groups. Bring a yoga mat and water. $15 per class; rain or shine! More info at


Tues., Aug. 25- Free CarFit Program, 9 a.m.- noon, at Roxbury Senior Center in Succasunna. This free, program teaches participants how to make their personal vehicle “fit” them to increase safety and mobility while driving. Perfect for new drivers and seniors! Each checkup takes approximately 20 minutes. Registration is required; call 908-887-5736. For more info, visit


Thurs., Aug. 27-Sun., Aug. 30- First Pan-American Fistball Games USA, at Swim and Sport Club in Flanders. Experience the exciting sport of Fistball at the Swim and Sport Club as they host the first ever Pan-American Fistball Games. Five nations will be sending their men’s and women’s national teams to compete for this title. Visit the Swim and Sports Club for a day of athletics and fun while enjoying the clubhouse, restaurant, bar and swimming pool. Learn more about this event and sport at and


Sat., Sept. 19- Color Rush 5K, at 1 p.m., at Picatinny Arsenal. Open to the public! Check in is 11 a.m.; race begins at 1 p.m.. Race fee is $35, with a $3 sign up fee. Visit for more info and registration.


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