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October 19, 2017
Tryouts for the Youth Travel Basketball League will be taking place for 5th & 6th grade girls on Sarurday, October 21st and Sunday, October 22nd. Tryouts will be held at Harrison Elementary School, 2080 Quail Avenue.Saturday, October 21st - 11:00 AM to 1:00 PMSunday, October 22nd - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PMTryouts for each grade level team will be conducted simultaneously. These grades are not combined.Although...
October 9, 2017
 We have added an additional assessment date for the 2018 Emerald Necklace for those who were not able to attend any of the other dates or those who would like another round.  The date is for this Saturday, October 14th at Harding Field (gym inside location for poor weather). 
Saturday, October 14th - Harding Field10U & 12U11:30pm - 1:30pm14U & 18U2:00pm - 4:00pm All...
October 3, 2017
 Junior Rangers 2017 Summer Camp recognition to the Wednesday Oct 4th game at First Federal Lakewood Stadium vs Midview HS.  Varsity at 7:00pm. The team invites all Junior Ranger 2017 Summer Camp participants to join us for that game, wear your camp shirts and be recognized on the field at half time of the varsity game.   Campers should meet...
September 26, 2017
Help Wanted – LHS Pool Staff Lakewood Recreation is looking for LHS pool staff for the 2017-18 school year.  We are seeking safety conscious and customer oriented people for lifeguarding (starting pay $8.50/hour), swim instructor (starting pay $8.35/hour) and pool supervisor (starting pay $10.50/hour) positions.  Available shifts include weekday evenings and weekend days.  Certification...
September 22, 2017
 Friday night, September 22nd is our annual Youth Football Night at the LHS First Federal Stadium!All Lakewood Recreation football registrants (flag & tackle) and cheerleaders will be able to enter the game for free. Teams will line up in the north end zone (by the flag pole) and run out to the 50 yard line while being announced prior to the start of the varsity game. The teams will form a...
September 22, 2017
Tryouts for the Youth Travel Basketball League were misprinted in the upcoming catalog, on page 10. The correct dates and times are as follows:Grade 3: Monday & Tuesday - October 9th & 10th from 6:30 to 7:30 PMGrade 4: Monday & Tuesday - October 9th & 10th from 7:30 to 8:30 PMGrade 5: Wednesday & Thursday - October 11th & 12th from 6:30 to 7:30 PMGrade 6: Wednesday & Thursday...
September 14, 2017
 The 2018 Emerald Necklace assessment dates have been set for Saturday, September 16th and Saturday, September 23rd at Harding Field (gym inside location for poor weather). 
Saturday, September 16th - Harding Field10U & 12U11:30pm - 1:30pm14U & 18U2:00pm - 4:00pmSaturday, September 16th - Harding Field10U & 12U11:30pm - 1:30pm14U & 18U2:00pm - 4:00pmAll girls need to...
August 3, 2017
Potential Vacancy of the Youth Athletic Commission.  The vacant position is anticipated to be filled by the C.R.E.C. at its regular monthy meeting on August 29th.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 a potential opening on the Y.A.C....
June 26, 2017
Volunteer Opening - Adult 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 Youth Athletic Commission, and the Adult Athletic Commission, it is responsible for providing input and oversight...
June 1, 2017
Both outdoor swimming pools have new telephone numbers for this season.Becks Pool at Madison Park can be reached at 216-227-5500.Foster Pool at Lakewood Park can be reached at 216-227-5800. 

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