River Edge Youth Programs
River Edge Youth Programs are for children of all ages. From reading programs at the library to recreation camp in the summer to sports clinics and leagues there is definitely something for every child. Below we discuss all of the River edge Youth Programs with links to the organizations’ website. If you have further questions about youth programs in River edge contact us at email@example.com
River Edge Recreation Summer Camp
2021 Playground Program Details
- June 29 – July 30, 2021
- 9:00am – 12:00pm
- Veterans Memorial Park
- Cost: $300
- Camp Calendar
One of the largest and longest running programs from the recreation department is the playground camp program. This decades long program is a highlight of the summer for borough kids for generations. The camp is run by the recreation department and runs in July from 9:00am – 12:00pm on weekdays. The camp employs dozens of borough students as counselors making it a great way for teenagers to make some money over the summer as well. the camp runs different programs like a petting zoo, Olympics, street hockey, arts and crafts, as well as field trips to trampoline parks and bowling.
To learn more about the program, fees, dates, and registration follow the River Edge Recreation Department on Facebook here.
River Edge Library Summer Reading Program
Children and teens, ages 3-17, will log their reading and complete missions online with READsquared to earn a chance to win a weekly raffle and be entered in our grand prize drawings.
To be eligible for our weekly raffle drawings you must earn 100 points each week by logging your reading and completing missions by midnight of each raffle week. To be eligible for the Grand Prize drawings you must earn a total of 600 points by August 13, 2021.
Raffle weeks run from Monday to Sunday, with Sunday being the last day you can earn the 100 points needed for each weekly raffle. Once you earn 100 pts., you will automatically be entered into the weekly raffle. If you forget to log your reading by midnight on Sunday, you will not be eligible for that weeks drawing. However, once you log your reading minutes, your points will continue to accumulate and roll over for the next weeks raffle and towards the grand prize drawings.
*Weekly raffle dates are: Week #1 June 28-July4, Week #2 July 5-July 11, Week #3 July 12—July 19, Week #4 July 19-July 25, Week #5 July 26-August 1 & Week #6 August 2-August 8, 2021.
**Grand Prize Drawings: Last to log reading is August 14, 2021.
All winners will be notified by email. If you need help using the website, please email your questions and phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org
REGal is the River Edge Girls Athletic League and it offers programs for girls of all ages in a variety of sports. REGal started as a softball league in 1965 and has grown to one of the largest girls organizations in the state. They offer clinics, leagues, and travel teams in softball, basketball, running, volleyball, yoga, and field hockey.
To learn more about REGal and the programs they run year round visit: www.regalsports.org
River Edge Little League
River Edge Little League was founded in 1952 and has been an extremely popular program for boys of all ages to participate in baseball in River Edge. With both recreational and travel leagues there is spot for all abilities. Most games and practices occur at Memorial Field which boats 2 regulation little league fields. Older leagues play games at Keneth B Gorge Field which has a larger 90 foot basepath field.
To learn more about River Edge Little League visit: www.relittleleague.org
River Dell Soccer
The River Dell Soccer Association runs leagues at the recreational level for boys and girls form Kindergarten to 8th grade in River Edge and Oradell. They use fields in both River Edge and Oradell and mostly play in the Fall. River Dell Soccer also runs the River Dell Blackhawks that is the travel soccer part of the club. Travel teams are available for both boys and girls and leagues run in the Fall and Spring.
To learn more about River Dell Soccer visit: www.riverdellsoccer.org
To learn more about River Dell Blackhawks visit: www.riverdellblackhawks.teamsnapsites.com
River Dell Junior Football
The River Dell Junior Football Association serves both River Edge and Oradell and provides programs for children in flag football, peewee, junior, and senior. Practices and games are held each fall and are held in both towns depending on age level. Their teams participate in the Northern Bergen Junior Football League.
To learn more about River Dell Junior Football visit their website
River Dell Junior Cheer
River Dell Junior Cheer helps to develop a love of cheerleading in girls as young as 3rd grade. They practice so they can cheer on their classmates at River Dell Junior Football games. The season runs from September to November.
River Edge Junior Basketball
River Edge Junior Basketball is for boys and girls from 1st to 9th grade. Teams have practices and games in town gymnasiums from November to March.
For more info visit the Junior Basketball website: https://tshq.bluesombrero.com/rebbl
River Dell Lacrosse
River dell Lacrosse introduces young athletes to the fast paced game that is one of the newer sports in town. Teams are created from grades 1st-8th for both boys and girls. Practices and games are held in the Spring each year.
For more information visit the River dell Lacrosse website at www.riverdelllacrosse.com
River Dell Junior Wrestling
Asphalt Avengers Floor Hockey
Summer 2021 Clinics
- July 7-28, 2021 (Wednesdays)
- Located at Memorial Park hockey rink
- 1st – 3rd grade: 6:00-7:00pm
- 4th – 6th grade: 7:00-8:00pm
- Cost: FREE (equipment supplied by the NJ Devils)
- Register on Community Pass
Summer 2021 Tennis Lessons
- Sessions start June 30, 2021
- Taught by All Pro Tennis Staff
- $95 for 5 Week Session
- Sessions held at Veterans Memorial Park tennis courts adjacent to the library
- 1st & 2nd Grade: 5pm-6pm
- 3rd & 4th Grade: 6pm-7pm
- 5th grade and up: 7pm-8pm
- You must have your own racket to participate
- Register on Community Pass