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May 6, 2022
Lakewood Recreation is hiring lifeguards for Becks Pool at Madison Park and Foster Pool at Lakewood Park for the summer season.Candidates must be at least 15 years old, have an intermedidate swimming ability, and desire to work outdoors in a team environment.  Training provided the week of June 6.To apply, complete the application linked here and submit to the rec department by June 1.Training...
May 6, 2022
Youth Baseball Camp RescheduledSaturday May 7th baseball camp for all Rookie, Minors and Majors players and coaches is rescheduled to&nbsp;Saturday May 28th&nbsp;due to rain and field conditions.New Date:&nbsp;Saturday May 28th, 2022Rookie: 8:00 AM - 9:15 AMMinors: 9:15 AM - 10:30 AMMajors: 10:30 AM - 11:45 AMLocation:Lakewood High School Baseball Field<br /> 1816 Bunts Rd<br /> Lakewood, OH 44107Enter...
May 6, 2022
SATURDAY MAY 7th RAINED OUT - POSTPONED TO MAY 28thRec Baseball Spring Youth Camp 2022All players signed up for our in-house recreation teams in the Rookie, Minors, and Majors divisions are invited to join the Lakewood Rangers High School Team &amp; Coaches for a baseball camp to get ready for the season! This is included in your registration fees paid to the Lakewood Rec Dept.What to bring:Glove,...
April 27, 2022
&nbsp;Please read the following statement, developed collaboratively with&nbsp; Mayor's Office, for an update on the status of the fields:<br /> We are happy to report that the City and its Project Team (O Sports and RJ Platten)- are completing the fields&rsquo; work at Jimmie Foxx Field (Kauffman Park) and George J. Usher Field (Madison Park).&nbsp; In total, nearly $200,000 was spent on this improvement...
April 20, 2022
Group Practice-Sunday (4/24)New for 2022 season, Rookie Group Practice will allow Rookie Players, Parents and Coaches to start to play some baseball/softball before holding team practices. Parents and Coaches will help run small group drills and mini games to learn to catch, throw, hit and run the bases at Harding Field and indoors at Harding Gym.Parents/Coaches will learn the Coach Pitch motions to...
March 22, 2022
As winter (hopefully) turns to spring, many thoughts shift to warm summer days.&nbsp; For many in Lakewood, those warm summer thoughts include playing t-ball, learning to swim, or making new friends at summer camp.&nbsp; Lakewood Recreation is hiring seasonal employees to make all those summer memories continue for a new generation.&nbsp; Available positions include learn-to-swim instructors, lifeguards...
February 15, 2022
Dear Lakewood Families:&nbsp;Thank you all for your continued support in ensuring our students and staff remained in school throughout this year.&nbsp; Despite the challenges over masks and vaccines, our students are thriving being in school. Additionally, as a community, we are all working in the office and attending large events indoors more regularly.&nbsp;&nbsp;Our number of COVID-positive cases...
February 14, 2022
Join LHS Varsity Coach Andrew Toth and the Boys Soccer team @ Garfield Middle School Stadium for a fun and energetic soccer skills training camp! June 6th -9th. Please see flyer for more information.&nbsp;Flyer&nbsp;
February 9, 2022
The Lakewood Community Baseball Association (L.C.B.A.) is looking to fill 3 openings on its board for the upcoming&nbsp;year.The L.C.B.A. is a sub-commision of the Community Recreation and Education Commission, who provides input and oversight to L.C.B.A.&nbsp; &nbsp;L.C.B.A. is&nbsp;dedicated to creating self-esteem through preparation, determination, focus, commitment and sportsmanship of youth ages...
January 31, 2022
&nbsp;Do you love Track &amp; Field?&nbsp;Did you have a positive experience as a track and field athlete?&nbsp;Would you like to pass that passion for the sport on to the young athletes of Lakewood? &nbsp;We are looking for an energetic, enthusiastic, organized volunteer coach for our 3rd-6th grades spring Running Rangers Track &amp; Field program.&nbsp;The program is run through the Lakewood Recreation...

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