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March 31, 2020
All rec programs, activities, and facilities, including fitness facility and LHS Pool, will be closed Saturday, March 14 through Friday, May 1, 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.Please check back for updates as more information becomes available.  Forms can be dropped off in our secure drop box, outside our offices, at door #31 at LHS. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
March 5, 2020
It's that time again!  The Lakewood Community Recreation & Education Department is now accepting applications for 2020!   Open positions include youth baseball/softball scorers and field assistants, field maintenance, summer camp counselors (limited spots available) and lifeguards (must be certified - more information here).Here is a complete list of youth employment opportunities...
March 4, 2020
We've added a Wednesday evening session to the "Rangers Volleyball Clinics" for this spring. Registration is open for the Girls 4th - 6th Grade Volleyball Clinic that meets on Wednesdays, from April 1 through May 13, from 5:30pm-7:00pm. The clinic will be held at Grant Elementary School Gym. The clinic will be run by Carrie Sheehan, former all-conference collegiate volleyball player.  The...
March 3, 2020
Now accepting reservations for outdoor pool rentals for the summer of 2020!Both outdoor pools are available for after hours private rentals this summer.See pricing and reserve a date here! 
January 14, 2020
Instructor Mrs. Ellen McCafferty -  Do you have a child entering Kindergarten in August of 2020?  Would you like your future Ranger to get a jump start on the school experience before they come to school in the Fall?  Kindergarten Prep Bootcamp is the program for you! The 4 week Kindergarten Prep Bootcamp will get them ready by introducing and reviewing skills for a strong...
October 22, 2019
4th Grade Boys Travel Basketball Tryouts will be taking place today, Tuesday, October 22nd at Emerson Elementary School, from 7 to 8 PM. Please arrive early and ready to play.
October 15, 2019
Volunteer Opening - Youth Athletic Commission Member, Lakewood City Schools Recreation & Education DepartmentThe Community Recreation and Education Commission is an advisory commission that is appointed by the Lakewood Board of Education. With the help of two standing sub commissions, the Yotuh Athletic Commission, and the Adult Athletic commission, it is responsiblefor providing input and oversight...
October 1, 2019
&nbsp;We will be having a couple more days of Emerald Necklace Assessments for thos who were not able to make the first few.&nbsp; Current and former Lakewood High School payers will be in attendance to work with your daughter during the session.&nbsp; You are able to sign up at the field or click here.Saturday, Oct 5<br /> 10-11am<br /> Harding MS Field<br /> (Gym is rainout spot)Sunday, Oct 66-7pmLakewood...
September 9, 2019
&nbsp;There is an Informational meeting for all parents/players interested in Lakewood Softball (ages 8 through high school). Come and learn about the Lakewood Softball program for the 2020 season for High School, Middle School, Emerald Necklace and Rec players and families. Head coach Nannette Lugo and Asst Coach Lucas Yousko will outline our upcoming season, events and camp opportunities for all...
September 9, 2019
All tryout sessions are held at the&nbsp;Lakewood Fastpitch Field. Arrive 30 minutes before your time.Lakewood Fastpitch Field 14101 Franklin Blvd, Lakewood, Ohio 44107Age is determined by the age of the player on&nbsp;January 1st 2020&nbsp;(ie. if the player is 12 years old on January 1st, 2020 but turns 13 on January 2nd then the player is still 12U for the 2019 season).Saturday, Sept 7th 201912pm...

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Lakewood Board of Education
Ms. Emma Petrie Barcelona, President
Mrs. Betsy Bergen Shaughnessy, Vice President
Ms. Linda G. Beebe
Mr. Michael J. Callahan
Mr. Edward Favre
Lakewood Recreation Department   |   14100 Franklin Ave.   |   Lakewood, Ohio 44107   |   P: (216)529-4081   |
Office Hours   |   Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 5:30pm   |   Friday: 8:30am - 5:00pm   |   On non-school days the offices close at 4:00pm
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