Fun Continues In Roxbury This Summer
Roxbury offers ongoing events through recreation.
Roxbury Recreation Summer Camps
Visit the Recreation page at www.roxburynj.us for more info:
Ice Hockey Program, Fri. until Aug. 28
PlayWell Lego Camp, Aug. 17-Aug. 21
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.
Online registration is available for soccer programs from Pre-K through eighth grade. Register online at www.roxburysoccer.com. Mini Mite (four year olds) and Mighty Mite ( fall Kindergarteners) registration is open until Sept. 6. Programs begin in September. Email questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Roxbury Youth Ice Hockey
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 www.roxburynj.us.
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 www.girlsontherunnj.org.
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 www.gymnasticsincnj.com. 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 www.gymnasticsincnj.com. Fee: $115 for six weeks.
New classes available! Classes for age three and a half to six begin mid-Sept. Information and registration available at www.playukids.com.
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 facebook.com/RoxburyEnvironmentalCommission or email it to recreation at email@example.com . Visit www.roxburynj.us/environmentalcommission.
Aug. 17-21- Princess Tea Party Dance Camp, 9 a.m. to noon at Accents on Dance. To register or for more information, visit www.Roxbury.org/Summer.
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 www.Roxbury.org/Summer.
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 www.Roxbury.org/Summer.
Aug.24-28- American Girl Dance Camp, 9 a.m. to noon, at Accents on Dance. To register or for more information, visit www.Roxbury.org/Summer.
Aug. 24-28- Young Rembrandts Animal Cartoon Camp, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., at Franklin School. To register, visit www.Roxbury.org/Summer.
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 www.Roxbury.org/Summer.
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 www.brightheartyoga.com.
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 www.car-fit.org.
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 www.usfistball.com and www.swimandsportclub.org.
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 www.runsignup.com for more info and registration.