Parks and Recreation.
FOR PROGRAM INFORMATION, SITE CHANGES, OR CANCELLATIONS : VISIT: cancellations.com or follow us on twitter @orangetownrec or call 359-6503 and use prompt # 1 for program information
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DAY CAMP & TEEN CAMP REGISTRATION INFORMATION - UPDATED
Registration remains open for session II & III of Day Camp and session II of Teen Camp. Registration for session I of Day Camp and session I of Teen Camp is now closed. Registration takes place weekdays from 10:00am to 4:00pm. To download a registration form click here (please do not fill out the form in the spring book). All medical forms and trips forms for Day Camp and Teen Camp are due back now. Children will not be allowed to attend camp without a medical form and immunization record on file.
ORANGETOWN SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
On Fridays in July and August the Orangetown Recreation Department will sponsor a summer concert series featuring some of your favorite music. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and your voice to enjoy the best summer music series in the county. Veteran's Memorial Park features a full serve concession stand, bathrooms and plenty of parking. A flyer with the Orangetown Concert dates can be found here.
July 8th - 7:45pm
Gene DiNapoli - The Elvis of NYC
The King Returns to Orangetown
FIELD OF DREAMS/HAVE A CATCH DAY - UPDATED
Is this Iowa? No it's Orangetown. Join the recreation staff as we return to the days of old when a catch with a family member helped form a bond that would last a lifetime. After having a catch on one of the Veteran's Park ballfields and listening to some great baseball themed songs, we will enjoy a meal and watch the movie Field of Dreams on a small screen in the park.
Saturday, June 18, 2016
CANCELED DUE TO LACK OF REGISTRATION
BIKE NEW YORK - LEARN TO RIDE DAY
Congratulations to the 50+ successful residents that participated in Learn to Ride Day. Using an innovative "balancing first"method, children ages 5 & up with parental help learned how to ride a bike independently as well as learn bike safety. Thank you to Bicycle Depot in Pearl River and Crankworks Cycles in Nyack for sending staff and training bikes for the event.
THEME PARK DISCOUNT TICKET PROGRAM
Once again in 2016 the Office or Recreation and Parks will be selling discount tickets to some of your favorite theme parks. Click here for a flyer including the theme parks and prices. Many of our ticket prices are 20% off the regular gate price and some can save you over 30% off the gate price. Tickets are good for the 2016 operating season. Tickets can be purchased Monday to Friday from 9:30am to 5:00pm.
BLUE HILL GOLF COURSE NEWS
As of January 1, 2016, Applied Golf has been retained by the Town of Orangetown to manage the golf course operations at the Blue Hill Golf Course. Applied Golf will also continue to manage the Broadacres Golf Course. For information regarding greenfee & cart rental fees, permits and the seasonal time program please visit: www.playgolforangetown.com
VETERAN'S AND INDEPENDENCE PARK LIGHTING
The athletic lighting at Veteran's Memorial Park and Independence Park have been turned on for the season. The lights will be on until 9:30pm for the month of June except during inclement weather.
Regal Cinemas Discount Ticket Program
The Office of Recreation & Parks is selling discounted movie tickets for the new Regal Cinema in the Shops at Nanuet. Tickets never expire! Movie tickets are great gifts for college students, friends, neighbors and even the bus driver. Save up to 30% off the price of the theatre box office price. Please visit our downloadable files section for a flyer with prices, and purchase terms and conditions. Tickets can be purchased between the hours of 9:30am to 4:30pm Monday to Friday. Accepted forms of payment are cash or check.
MEDIEVAL TIMES DISCOUNT TICKET PROGRAM
The Office of Recreation & Parks is now selling discounted tickets for Medieval Times in Lyndhurst, New Jersey. Experience a show unlike any other, the epic battles of steel and steed. Tickets never expire and are perfect for holiday gifts and for family and friends! Save up to 50% off the box office price. Please visit our downloadable files section for a flyer with prices, and purchase terms and conditions. Tickets can be purchased between the hours of 9:30am to 4:30pm Monday to Friday. Accepted forms of payment are cash or check. For more information, please contact the Recreation Office.
Please be advised that the Office of Recreation and Parks will no longer be accepting $100.00 bills as payment for services. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
2016 Summer Recreation Program (PDF)
Aric T. Gorton - Superintendent
Mark W. Albert, Senior Recreation Leader
Judi Smith, Recreation Information Clerk-Typist
Joanne Ogilvie, Account Clerk Typist
James Wilson, Parks Maintenance Foreman
Allan Seebach, Greenskeeper, Blue Hill Golf Course
Robert Yezarsky, Building Maintenance
MAIL: 81 Hunt Road, Orangeburg, New York 10962
PHONE: (845) 359-6503 OR (845) 359-5100, ext. 2233
FAX: (845) 359-6991
The mission of the Town of Orangetown Parks and Recreation Department is to deliver leisure time opportunities through safe, well-organized and affordable programs and a comprehensive network of parks, trails and open spaces to promote the mental, physical and social well-being of our residents.
The Department mails flyers to its residents three times a year (early March, May and September), outlining the upcoming programs it will offer. Copies of the current flyer are available on this website, at the Office, local libraries or at Town Hall.
The office also has a resource display of brochures from areas of local interest.
The Parks and Recreation Office, located in a historic sandstone house in Veteran's Memorial Park, is open Monday through Friday, from 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.