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March 29, 2019
Interested in your participant honing their competitive skills with LHS Varsity Coaches and players?Here is what is being offerred (so far!) this summer:Football
Basketball (Boys & Girls)Gymnastics
Running Rangers (COED)
Soccer (COED)
VolleyballRegistration is open and will be till the first day of each camp.
February 5, 2019
Looking for summer employment where you will be outside?The Lakewood Recreation Department is looking for people interested to join our field maintenance staff.  Field maintenance preps the outdoor fields for the Lakewood High School, Lakewood Recreation Department and other athletic teams during the spring and summer seasons.  An individual interested to apply must be at least 18 years old,...
January 15, 2019
Vacancy of the Youth Athletic Commission.  The vacant position is anticipated to be filled by the C.R.E.C. at its regular monthly meeting in February 2019.The Lakewood Community Recreation & Education Commission (CREC) is an advisory commission providing leadership and direction to the Lakewood City Schools Recreation & Education Department. CREC has an  opening on the Y.A.C. that...
January 2, 2019
It's that time again!  The Lakewood Community Recreation & Education Department is now accepting applications for 2019!   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...
November 1, 2018
Instructed by Varisty Boys Head Coach Andrew Toth and his staff this new program will train and develop the skills needed to be a successful soccer player.Registration is now open and the first session begins Monday, November 12. If you played fall LUFC, you will receive a $10.00 discount (verification will be done at time of registration).Registration must be done in person or over the phone...
October 10, 2018
Tryouts for the Girls 5th/6th Grade travel basketball teams will be held at Garfield Middle School on the following dates and times:Saturday, October 20th - 10 AM until 12:00 PM - Sunday, October 21st - 5:00 PM until 7:00 PMPlease come prepared to practice and learn.
September 21, 2018
 We would like to introduce the new Lakewood High School Varsity Fastpitch Softball Coach Nannette Lugo, who will be assisting with our assessments for the 2019 Emerald Necklace teams.Two assessment dates have been set at Harding Field (Harding Gym if weather is poor):Saturday, September 29, 201810U:  2:00pm - 3:30pm12U & 14U:  3:30pm - 5:00pmSaturday, October 6, 201810U:  2:00pm...
September 21, 2018
Employment Opportunity - Lakewood High School Pool Lifeguard/Swim InstructorPlease complete application and submit for consideration.  We are hiring part-time lifeguards and swim instructors for weekday evening and weekend day shifts (most staff average 3 to 8 hours per week).  Starting pay is $8.50/hour, but is commensurate with experience.  Certification classes available for interested...
August 24, 2018
The LCBA Lakewood Travel program is open to players interested in developing baseball skills and playing games at a level above the Lakewood Recreation Program. Teams play against neighboring communities through the Cuyahoga Valley Baseball Association or Puritas Baseball League from late April through Mid July. Practices begin indoors during in winter and early spring prior to the season. Tryouts...
January 10, 2018
It's finally here!The brand new Lakewood Community Recreation & Education Department Fitness Facility & Indoor Track is now open and accepting memberships!Located on the corner of Bunts and Franklin (our door faces Bunts and is marked by banners) patrons can enter the 1st floor Recreation Department or head upstairs to the Fitness Facility & Indoor Track.  Both locations can process...

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