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Due to a program conflict the Soccer practice for Saturday, November 22nd must be cancelled. No Practice! Please note that there is NO Soccer Practice during the week of Thanksgiving! Soccer Practice will resume on Saturday, December 6th at the Recreation Civic Center Gym.


Start of Soccer Program a Success

Girl Power Program Gets Down to Business

Youth Soccer
Location: Soverel Park (1 Soverel Terrace)
Ages: 5 -14
Dates: Saturdays ~ October 15 – November 22
Time: 10 a.m. – 12:00 Noon
Registration Fee: $35
Community Partner: Arjhaz Soccer Academy
Youth Track
Location: Paul Robeson Stadium (Corner of North Clinton and Park Ave)
Ages: 5 -14
Dates: September 8 - November 15
Practice: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Meets Saturday and Sundays
Registration Fee: $10 & Club Fee $150 (Meets, Uniforms, and Insurance)
Adult Fitness
Location: Civic Center (1 Greenwood Ave)
Ages: 18+
Dates: Monday- Friday 7:00 a.m. – 8 p.m. Saturday 8 a.m. – 12 noon
Registration Fee: $20 per month (Includes child care)
Girl Power Career Development Workshop Series
Location: (East Orange Public Library – 21 North Arlington Ave)
Ages: 12-16
Dates: Tuesday September 16 (Science), Wednesday October 22 (Business), Tuesday November 25 (Technology)
Registration Fee: FREE TO THE PUBLIC
Facility Rental
Location: Fellowship Civic Center (1 Greenwood Ave)
Dates: Monday – Sunday 8 a.m. – 12 midnight
Fee: Gymnasium $250 – Conference Room $100 - Video Game Room $150 Park Field Houses $250
Youth Tennis
Location: Elmwood Park (Corner of Rhode Island Ave and Freeman St)
Ages: 5 -14
Dates: Monday and Wednesday 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Registration Fee: $10
Community Partner: United States Tennis Association
(Tennis program has been relocated to an indoor site. New Location: Fellowship Civic Center (1 Fellowship Circle) )
Girls Basketball
Location: Cicely Tyson High School (35 Winas St)
Ages: 6-14
Dates: Monday – Friday 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Registration Fee: $5
Comic Book Design
Location: East Orange Public Library (21 North Arlington St)
Ages: 8-13
Dates: Thursday Evenings 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
FREE TO THE PUBLIC ~ Limited Space Available
Community Partner: 12 Comics Inc ( )
START DATE November 12th
Boys Basketball
Location: John L. Costley Middle School (116 Hamilton St.)
Ages: 5 -14
Dates: November 10 – March 21 Monday – Friday 3:30 – 7:00
Registration Fee: $5
Youth Football
Coordinated By Independent Organizations in City Parks
Location: Soverel Park, - Jr. Jaguars
Columbian Park - Wild Cats
Oval Park – Rams
Elmwood Park – Promoting Positive Youth


THE CIVIC CENTER (1 Greenwood Ave, East Orange, NJ)
Monday – Friday 8.00 am – 7.00 p.m.

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Recreation - In the sports arena, we serve as a feeder program to build strong minds & bodies. Our primary focus is working with our city youth, through various forms of sports, such as Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Track, Wrestling, Tennis, Archery, Swimming, Cheerleading and Physical Fitness.

Cultural Affairs - We generate and provide quality cultural and art experiences, through Ceramic Workshops, Arts & Crafts, Black History, Women’s History, Dr. Martin Luther King Celebrations, Veterans Day Programs, Memorial Day Parades and other events/holidays.

Golf - East Orange Golf Course is a well manicured, classic gem of an attraction, that is highly regarded as one of the best-kept secrets in the Northeast. This signature layout offers 18 holes of challenging golf in a friendly atmosphere, conveniently located adjacent to the Short Hills Mall. It is just minutes from Newark's Liberty International Airport, accessible by Routes 78 & 24 and the Garden State Parkway.

East Orange Golf Course Currently Closed for Renovations


Matthew Stevens,

1 Fellowship Circle/
Greenwood Ave
East Orange, NJ 07017  

Phone:  973-414-4141

Fax:  973-676-4733 

Email: Matthew Stevens

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