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The Lincoln Park Recreation Department is very excited to offer you the ability to easily and securely view and register for activities online.  CivicRec is fast, easy to use, provides around the clock access, and your account information remains private and secure.

You can easily create a new account by following these simple steps:

  1. Click on the Create an Account link.
  2. Fill out the form for New Account Request completely, including all required fields (Birth Date, Gender, Email Address, etc.) and click submit.  Please submit your request only once.
  3. Please note if you are registering a child for an activity, please use your own information when filling out the online registration account request form, NOT the information of the child you wish to register for an activity.  Once you have an online registration account, you will have the opportunity to add family members.
  4. Please do not set up duplicate accounts for yourself and/or your family.  If you receive a message that your e-mail is already in use, you already have an account.  Please contact the Recreation Department if you need assistance.
  5. Once you have an account set up, go the the Catalog to sign up for a program.

Please use the link to connect to CivicRec:

CivicRec will allow the Recreation Department to accept credit card payments. This feature will be available at check-out.

Mission Statement

Our goal is to provide Lincoln Park with a variety of recreational, educational, enrichment, and health and wellness opportunities for all residents of all ages to enhance the quality of life for our residents and community to continue to make Lincoln Park the best place to live, play and thrive.

General Program Information

The Borough of Lincoln Park offers a variety of recreational opportunities for residents of all ages and abilities. In addition, there are numerous recreational facilities, which are available for use by residents. Many programs are open to nonresidents and are identified as "nonresidents welcome."

Video & Photo Policy

Please be advised that participants involved in any department programs or special events are subject to being photographed or videotaped.  All photos and video footage obtained may be used in the future by the Borough of Lincoln Park for program guides, brochures, pamphlets, flyers, presentations, news releases, on Channel 77 or on the Lincoln Park website without an obligation to provide compensation to those photographed or videotaped.  Anyone wanting to opt out must complete a form with the Recreation Department.  

US Sports Group Tennis and Pickleball Lessons

The Borough of Lincoln Park is working with US Sports Institute again this year to sponsor Tennis Lessons on the Courts in Lincoln Park.  

Pre-Season Pricing Sale for Spring and Summer Classes is in effect until February 21st.

More information is below:

Tennis Weekly Classes:

Age Range: 3 - 80 (Adult Classes are now offered)

Seasons:  Spring, Summer & Fall

Level: Foundation & Development

Duration: 6-8 week programs

Time: Various times, classes are typically 50 minutes in length

Days: Mondays/Fridays (depends on class/level)

Run by USA Sport Group

For more information, please check the US Sports Group website:

2024 USSI Spring Sale

Watercrafts - CLOSED FOR 2023, Please renew in March for permits starting April 1, 2024

Non-motorized watercrafts are welcome at the Lincoln Park Community Lake from April 1 through October 31 with the appropriate permits.  
  • Lincoln Park residents and their guests only.
  • Non-Motorized watercrafts are defined as canoes (under 18ft), kayaks, (under 14ft), and rowboats (under 18ft).  Watercraft must be owned and operated by a Lincoln Park resident.
  • Each watercraft must be registered with the LP Recreation Department every year and proper fees submitted.
  • Registration fee is $25 per boat per season.
  • A Registration Sticker will be provided for each registered watercraft and must visible.  Parking pass must be visible on dashboard of parked vehicle.  (Both will be sent with proper watercraft registration).
  • Watercrafts shall be launched from the designated area at the entrance to the Lake.  Use is limited to designated areas and is prohibited within 25 feet of the swim areas including swim lanes.  
  • 2023 Watercraft Registration form will be accessible here or you can register through Civic Rec (see above for the link).  PLEASE NOTE:  Private Inflatable vessels and Stand Up Paddleboards are excluded and prohibited from use.
  • Use of private watercrafts on the Lincoln Park Community Lake all require registration, you will be issued a Parking Pass at registration, please adhere to all guidelines.