Recreation

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Under the direction of the Recreation Director, the department supervises City parks, recreation areas, tennis center, and tennis programs. It coordinates and supervises all youth sports leagues and other special activities, including a summer recreation program.

Updated June 12, 2020

The City of Lighthouse Point is opening limited park facilities to provide our residents opportunities to exercise and obtain other health benefits during this continuing pandemic.

Safe & Responsible Use of Dan Witt Park

  1. Practice physical distancing (6 foot minimum).
  2. Facial covering must be worn at all times when social distancing cannot be maintained, other than while exercising or engaging in vigorous activity. Facial covering must be worn if within 6 feet of someone not in your household.
  3. Only City sanctioned approved sports training with cleats is allowed.
  4. No groups of more than 10 shall congregate in any area of the park. A minimum of 50 feet must be maintained between all groups.
  5. Use of tennis courts shall be limited to a maximum of 4 persons on the court at any one time.
  6. All CDC Guidelines regarding social distancing must be observed at all times by all persons using any area of the park.
  7. Report misuse of the park to Lighthouse Point Police Department: 954-942-8080 

Safe & Responsible Use of Frank McDonough Park

  1. Practice physical distancing (6 foot minimum).
  2. Facial covering must be worn at all times when social distancing cannot be maintained, other than while exercising or engaging in vigorous activity. Facial covering must be worn if within 6 feet of someone not in your household.
  3. Only City sanctioned approved sports training with cleats is allowed.
  4. No groups of more than 10 shall congregate in any area of the park. A minimum of 50 feet must be maintained between all groups.
  5. All CDC Guidelines regarding social distancing must be observed at all times by all persons using any area of the park.
  6. Report misuse of the park to Lighthouse Point Police Department: 954-942-8080

Safe & Responsible Use of DeGroff Park

  1. Practice physical distancing (6 foot minimum).
  2. Facial covering must be worn at all times when social distancing cannot be maintained, other than while exercising or engaging in vigorous activity. Facial covering must be worn if within 6 feet of someone not in your household.
  3. No groups of more than 10 shall congregate in any area of the park. A minimum of 50 feet must be maintained between all groups.
  4. All CDC Guidelines regarding social distancing must be observed at all times by all persons using any area of the park.
  5. Park open daylight hours only.
  6. Report misuse of the park to Lighthouse Point Police Department: 954-942-8080

Safe & Responsible Use of Exchange Club Park

  1. Practice physical distancing (6 foot minimum).
  2. Face cover must be worn if within 6 feet of someone not in your household.
  3. No recreational programming, pick-up games, organized sports or activities are allowed.
  4. No groups of 10 or more are allowed in the parks; smaller groups must maintain social distancing following CDC/Health Department guidelines. A minimum of 50 feet must be maintained between all groups.
  5. Keep park use to 1 to 2 hours maximum.
  6. Park open 8 am to sunset.
  7. Report Misuse of the park to Lighthouse Point Police Department: 954-942-8080

Tennis Center

The Lighthouse Point Tennis Center is open by reservation (please call 954-946-7306) for residents and members only. The Pro Shop and Pavilion are closed until further notice.

Visitors should follow the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines: 

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth
  • Do not socialize in groups of more than 10.
  • Put a distance of six feet between yourself and other people
  • Wash your hands

City employees continue to follow CDC personal hygiene recommendations and are increasing the sanitization of our facilities.

For more information about COVID-19 visit the Broward COVID-19 webpage.

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  3. Sponsors, Coaching & Volunteering

Colo Colo Soccer Academy - Monthly Training

This training program is for dedicated young soccer players who want to master the game of soccer. The primary focus of Colo-Colo Soccer Academy USA is to develop the individual skills of our athletes that can be effectively utilized in a team environment.

Program fundamentals

  • Agility
  • Dribbling
  • General skills
  • Goalkeeping
  • Passing
  • Shooting
  • Speed 

Soccer Program: Practices are year round from August to May. The program will be based on two days of training per week. Tuesday and Thursday 6 pm to 7:30 pm and occasionally Saturday or Sunday.

Open to both girls and boys form ages 4 to 15 years old, for beginners and advanced players.

Cost: Registration fee of $175 (includes 1 month of training, 2 training shirts, 1 pair of shorts and 1 pair of socks). Monthly Training Fees of $100 (beginning on the second month)

Registration: available online, call 561-386-2254, or email Colo Colo Soccer Academy.