The Jersey City Department of Recreation, led by Director Arthur Williams, strives to meet the needs of the athletic and active, all while encouraging each and every resident to stay fit, relieve stress and become further acclimated with their surrounding community by way of recreational activities.
The Recreation Department encourages people of all ages to partake in activities all year round.  After school programs are also offered at the Jersey City YMCA and Armory and various public schools throughout the city.
Jersey City Recreation is expanding after-school programming for kids. Click here to learn more.

Just added:
Jersey City Youth Works - 2019
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration January 18, 2019
Father to Son / Day of Atonement - June 16, 2019
RecNation Basketball League - 2019 / Boys & Girls 7 yrs. - 14 yrs.
RecNation Biddie Basketball Clinics - 2019
Power Swim Clinic / Teens &  Adults - 15 yrs. - 24 yrs.
Third Annual Spring Education Sports Expo 2019
Learn To Skate 2018 - 2019
RecNation / Started November 5th 2018 - 2019
RecNation Double Dutch Program 2018-2019
RecNation All Sports Clinics For Adolescence
Learn To Figure Skate 
Indoor Track Jersey City Armory 
2018-2019 Boys & Girls Table Tennis
Swimming At Pershing Field
Shoot For The Stars / Soccer Hubs  2018 - 2019
Charlie Heger Ice Skating Rink
Adult Fitness / St Peter's University 55-Club -2019


Rec Desk is a unique and effective online tool the Recreation Department utilizes to allow residents to search and register for recreational programs citywide.  Click here to get active.

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