Youth Programs
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Clemente Baseball KidsFrom sports to homework help, the Department of Recreation offers a variety of programs for Jersey City youth to support its mission of encouraging people of all ages to partake in activities to stay physically and mentally fit, relieve stress and become further acclimated with their surrounding community by way of recreational activities.  Specifically, Recreation offers an array of activities that encompass but are not limited to ice skating, aerobics, swimming, and gymnastics as well as more conventional activities such as track, basketball, baseball and football.  The Department offers after-school programs at the Jersey City YMCA and Armory and various public schools throughout the city.


RecDesk 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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