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September 15, 2020
The fall schedule begins at the Lakewood High School Pool on Tuesday, September 8, 2020.Pool Schedule here.COVID - 19 ProceduresPublic adult/lap swim sessions are limited to one person per lane, unless persons are immediate family members.Open swim sessions limited to a maximum of 30 participants.  Participants are expected to maintain social distance throughout their swim.Masks must be worn when...
September 3, 2020
If you are in need of child care during the Lakewood City Schools remote learning period, please look at the providers and the sites that are offering this service below: Emerson: Horizon Education Center  440.779.1930Grant: Y.M.C.A.  216.521.8400Harrison:  Horizon Education Center  440.779.1930Lincoln:  Lakewood Community Care Center   216.226.0080To...
August 8, 2020
Youth flag and tackle football registration is now OPEN till Friday,September 4.  SPACE is limited in all leagues.All players prior to registration must have a copy of their birth certificate and current physical on file.  League play will be on Saturdays in October, with practices and conditioning beginning Labor Day week.  Depending on OHSAA, Cuyahoga County Board of Health and...
July 23, 2020
Registration is now open for adult fall kickball and softball leagues.  Adult Kickball plays on Thursday nights at Harding and Foxx Fields and adult softball plays on Sundays - Wednesdays on Foxx and Usher Fields.For kickball information click here.For softball information click here.
July 1, 2020
Outdoor swimming opportunities will be available July 1, 2020, as announced by Mayor Meghan George.Becks Pool at Madison Park schedule: Pool at Lakewood Park schedule: on sessions on calendar for additional info)Becks Pool at Madison Park schedule and prepayment info.Foster Pool at Lakewood Park schedule and prepayment info.   COVID-19...
June 12, 2020
Kids Connection Camp will be set to open the week of June 21!  The first 3 sessions were cancelled and our office has been contacted persons registered for those to see if they would like to have a refund, credit to their account to be used towards any future Recreation Department activity or to be switched to another session of the camp.We have established protocols that are outlined by the Responsible...
June 11, 2020
After discussions with fellow recreation departments and ensuring the safety of our registrants and staff, we have decided to cancell all sessions of Safety Town Camp for the summer. All registrants are begin contacted about processing a full refund or issuing a credit on their account that will be applicable towards any future Recreation Department program.   
June 3, 2020
We have made the difficult decision to cancel our in-house youth baseball and softball season.  Guaranteeing the safety of our youth participants, volunteer coaches and staff is first and foremost.  Every registered participant will be contacted about receiving a full refund or having a credit placed on their account to be used towards a future Recreation Department activity.The Lakewood...
May 25, 2020
All rec programs, activities, and facilities, including fitness facility and LHS Pool, will be closed Saturday, March 14 through Sunday, May 31, 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.The outdoor pool season for 2020 is under additional study at this time.  Further updates will be posted in late May.  The pools at Lakewood Park and Madison Park will not open in early June.  No pool passes...
May 21, 2020
Please note:  we are still accepting applications for summer jobs.  NOW HIRING:  Certified LIFEGUARDS.  Lifeguard Training info:  With social distancing guidelines in place, all lifeguard training courses have been suspended.It's that time again!  The Lakewood Community Recreation & Education Department is now accepting applications for 2020!   Open...

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Lakewood City Schools
Lakewood Board of Education
Ms. Emma Petrie Barcelona, President
Mrs. Betsy Bergen Shaughnessy, Vice President
Ms. Linda G. Beebe
Mr. Michael J. Callahan
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