SPRING 2021 REGISTRATION WILL BEGIN ON FEBRUARY 5TH.
*PLEASE NOTE THAT SOME OF THESE PROGRAMS MAY BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DEPENDING ON STATE OF NJ EXECUTIVE ORDERS.
Online Registration Available
SUBURBAN SOFTBALL TRYOUTS
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED. This tryout is for the Cedar Grove Recreation Suburban Softball team, not to be confused with CGJBSL teams. Girls who qualify for the team must register online BEFORE participating in any practices or games. This team is a competitive travel team that will practice 3 times/week until games begin in April. Once games begin, practices will revolve around game schedules. We ask that this team is made a priority during the Spring season. TRYOUTS WILL BE CLOSED TO SPECTATORS.
Girls, Grades 6 through 8
Participants will train for various field events including; running, long jump and turbo javelin. The 4th-8th grade team will compete in meets with surrounding townships.
Children – Grades 1 through 8 (Only grades 4-8 will compete in meets)
SPRING TENNIS CLINICS (Sessions I & II)
Clinics will be supervised by veteran and accomplished player, Lynne DiGiacomo. These clinics are provided to teach and demonstrate the basics of the game and having fun while doing so! Participants will not be permitted to switch classes. You must only attend clinic on the day you have registered for. Children must bring a racket (there is an option to purchase one upon registration)
Children – Ages 5 to 14. Limited to 12 children per age group.
OUTDOOR BASKETBALL CLINICS (Rec or Elite)
Clinics will be coached by Suburban Travel Basketball Coaching Staff. The Recreation Clinic will teach the fundamentals of the game. The kids will work on basic shooting skills, footwork and concept. The Elite Clinic (more competitive – for kids that would play travel) will work on different advanced concepts from week to week and have scrimmages.
Children – Grades 3-8
COMPETITION CHEERLEADING CLINIC
The Recreation Competitive Cheerleading Clinic is coached by former Cedar Grove Cheerleaders, Head coach Nicholle Lay and assistant coaches; Christina Scirica and Danielle Lay. This program will teach the basics of what to expect during a regular Competition Season. Participants will work on; cheers, dances, stunting and other agility/flexibility training.
Children – Grades K-8
PANTHER PRIDE OUTDOOR VOLLEYBALL CLINIC
Clinics will be run by Jim O’Hagan and Judy O’Hagan. This program will teach the basics of volleyball while having fun at the same time! Every participant will receive a T-shirt. (This program will be held in Verona)
Girls, Grades 4 through 8
Boys, Grades 4 through 8 – NEW!
CREATIVE MOVEMENT (OUTDOOR, subject to change)
What to wear: Comfortable clothes with sneakers. Ballet slippers may also be worn. Creative Movement, is an introduction to dance for pre-school children ages 4-6. The class teaches the basics of self-expression through movement, visualization and audio associations. With the use of props and music, the children will explore the 4 elements of creative dance: body, space, force and time. This class will include a series of warm ups, across the floor and introduction of a movement theme. This class will also enhance balance; coordination, musicality and future develop motor skills.
Children – Ages 4-6
MUSIC THEATER (OUTDOOR, subject to change)
This eight week course will introduce the students to acting, singing, and dancing and the world of musical theatre. They will focus on learning the terminology of the theatre, creating a character, vocalization, creative writing and choreography. For the acting segment of this class, we will focus on improvisation, as we free each actor of their inhibitions. Acting is important for children of all ages, as it strengthens their self-esteem. At the end of the 8 week course we will have an informal showing of the work we have accomplished.
Children – Grades 3 through 8
US Sports Institute Programs
Soccer Squirts & T-ball Squirts