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August 21, 2022
For the beginner athlete and for those who already love to run!Cost: $40 resident/$50 non-resident / 4th, 5th & 6th grade boys and girlsBegins: Monday, August 22Ends: Monday, October 2Practices: Practices will take place in the Metroparksat Stinchcomb, Memorial Field, Tyler Barn& Cottonwood Picnic Pavillion. For moreinformation about these locations, visit:
August 9, 2022
LRST Fall Tryout Date announcedInterested in a youth swim team?  LRST is full of great kiddos and tremendous coaches.  Come see what all the excitement is about!  Sign up link here
July 22, 2022
Host by Head Varsity Coach Tom Glunt, this camp is for both beginners and returners.  Held where the varsity team competes in the Horace Mann Gym, campers will work on fundamentals, routines and techniques. 9:00-10:30. Students Kindergarten- 2nd Grade.11:00 - 1:00 Students entering 3rd Grade and over.K - 2:  Residents:  $55. Nonresidents $653rd Grade and older:  Resident:  $95....
July 6, 2022
The Lakewood High School Softball Team will be hosting a youth softball camp!Saturday, August 20th & Sunday, August 21st9:30am-11:30amThe softball camp is is for gilrs, ages 7 to 13 (entering 7th Grade in the Fall).Girls will learn and practice softball fundementals and get some field and batting cage practice while working with Lakewood High School Softball Players and Coaches!!!**All particinat...
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 & 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;

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Mrs. Betsy Bergen Shaughnessy, President
Mr. Michael J. Callahan, Vice President
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