Recreation & Parks Department
REC NEWS & NOTICES:
Fireworks Celebration is scheduled for Thursday, June 30th at Louis Engel Park!
Looking for the place to be to kick-off this year's 4th of July weekend? Well the Ossining waterfront is where it's at! On Thursday, June 30th the annual Fireworks Celebration will take place at Louis Engel Park. KJ Denhert will kick off the party at 7:00pm, with the fireworks show scheduled for 9:15pm. After the fireworks don't go anywhere as the band Powderfinger will rock into the night and keep the festivities going!
Food, refreshments, ice cream and more will be available in our "Food Court" area. Bring a blanket, bring a chair and gather by the river side for a great Independence Day celebration! Click here for event flyer.
Summer Concert Series kicks off on Friday, July 8th
The Ossining Summer Concert Series at Louis Engel Park will begin on Friday, July 8th at 7:00pm with the band Breakfast for the Boys. The eight concert series will continue through the summer with a end of summer "Party in the Park scheduled for August 26th. Click here for the 2016 concert line-up.
Sports & Specialty Camps - Summer 2016
The Ossining Recreation Department is offering a variety of sport and specialty camps to keep kids active and engaged throughout the summer season! Programs will include a basketball camp, baseball camp, lacrosse camp, creative art camp, "Mad Science" camp...and more! Click here to access program and registration information for the 2016 Sports & Specialty Camp offerings.
"Open Swim" Pool Passes
In order to access the pool for "Open Swim" all participants need a current Rec ID card and a current "Open Swim" Pass. Rec ID Cards are $10.00 for all residents, and an "Open Swim" pass is $10.00 for a Youth (resident) and $15.00 for an Adult (resident).
Please note, our Sunday "Open Swim" hours are 12:00pm to 6:00pm, now through Labor Day Weekend. Contact the Recreation Department at 941-3189 with any questions regarding the pool or pool passes. Have a great Memorial Day Weekend!
Spray Ground at Louis Engel Park
Beginning on Friday, June 24th the spray ground will be open every day from 12:00pm - 6:00pm with the exception of Wednesdays due to day camp use when it opens at 3:00pm. The spray ground operates weather permitting, please call the Recreation Office at 941-3189 to check on the status of the park.
Summer 2016 Pool Schedule
Click here for the Summer pool schedule.
PROGRAM & REGISTRATION INFORMATION:
2016 SPRING/SUMMER PROGRAM BROCHURE
Click on the brochure above to access the 2016 Spring/Summer Program Brochure. Brochures have current and upcoming program information, registration dates, special events and more.
Registration Hours at the Community Center
To avoid any inconvenience at the time of registration for any department program, please be aware of our "Registration Hours" at the Community Center. These hours differ from the Community Center's operating hours. Program registration and the issuing/updating of Rec ID Cards is available during the following times*:
- Monday: 9:00am - 3:00pm
- Tuesday - Friday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
- Saturday: 8:00am - 1:30pm (Closed on Sundays)
*Rec ID cards can NOT be issued or updated after 3:00pm on Mondays or after 1:30pm on Saturdays. Registrations submitted to the Front Desk staff after 3:00pm on Mondays and after 1:30pm on Saturdays will be held and processed on the next business day.
Program Registration Form
A "Program Registration Form" is required when registering for a program in person. Please click here to access the form. The Recreation Department will also have copies of this form available at the Community Center. If there are any questions about this form and how to properly complete it, please call the Recreation Department at 941-3189.
You have access to on-line registration 24 hours a day, 7 days a week! In order to register on-line, Rec ID cards for the person(s) being registered must be current/valid. Click on the link below to access our on-line registration site...
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The Ossining Recreation & Parks Facebook page will be updated with important program information and registration reminders, as well as other content pertaining to our programs, special events, parks, playgrounds and more!