PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT

Andrea Hansen, CPRP, Parks and Recreation Director

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm* (*lodge reservations taken until 4pm)

Phone:
585-617-6174
Fax:
585-352-4590

Email:  recreation@ogdenny.com

Mission Statement:
The Town of Ogden Parks and Recreation Department is committed to providing diverse, quality, year-round leisure opportunities through the preservation and establishment of open space, park lands, recreational facilities, and programs for the residents of Ogden.  These services are designed to promote the physical, mental, cultural, and social needs of our residents and visitors, while enhancing the overall quality of life in our community.

Latest News & Notes:

Swim Lessons, Session #1 Makeup Dates:  Classes will be made up on Friday, February 16 and Friday, March 2.  Classes will be held at the same time slot as you would normally attend.  There is no Open Swim on these dates.


Swim Lessons, Session #2 DATE CHANGE:  Session #2 Swim will begin on March 9.  Lessons will take place through April 20, with no program on March 30 or April 6.)

 Weather Cancellations:  Please check here or call 617-6174 for weather closing information.  In the event that Spencerport Central Schools are closed there will be no Preschool, Before/After School Program, or Swim Program.  Participants pre-registered for a program will be contacted via phone/email in the event of a cancellation.  

All fields and restrooms at Pineway Ponds Park are closed for the season.

Join us for our 3rd annual Pineway Ponds 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, September 22.  Register online at www.runsignup.com, or complete the paper application (available in February).

2018 Winter/Spring Guide is here! 


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Employment:

Summer Camp Counselors (Preschool & School Age):  Part time, seasonal positions averaging 8-25 hours/week.  Applicants must be 16 years of age or older.  Please see full employment requirements.   Applications available here or 269 Ogden Center Road, Spencerport NY 14559.  E.O.E.

Aquatics Supervisor:  Part-time position.  Must be available Friday evenings.  Please see full employment requirements.  Application available here or 269 Ogden Center Road, Spencerport NY 14559.  E.O.E.

Recreation Leader:  Part-time, year-round position, average of 15 hours/week; must be available evenings and weekends.  Please see full employment requirements here.  Resumes and applications are required.  Applications available here or 269 Ogden Center Road, Spencerport NY 14559.  E.O.E.

Laborer (Recreation Division):  
Duties include, but not limited to:  cleaning and maintenance of facility and equipment, room set ups, building supervision.  Cleaning and customer service experience preferred.  Part time position; Must be at least 18 years old and available weeknight and weekends.  Applications available here or 269 Ogden Center Road, Spencerport NY 14559.  E.O.E.

Swim Teacher and/or Lifeguard:  Must be familiar with basic swim strokes and have experience working with children.  Hours are approximately 6:00-9:00pm, Fridays during the school year.  Applicants must be at least 16 years of age.  Immediate start.  Applications available here or 269 Ogden Center Road, Spencerport NY  14559.  E.O.E.


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Parks & Facilities:

Pineway Ponds Park Fields:  Permits are required to use fields.  Teams using the fields without a permit will be asked to leave.  Please contact OPRD for further information.

The Splash Pad at Pineway Ponds Park is closed for the season.  The Splash Pad is open Memorial Day-Labor Day from 10:00am-7:00pm.  Please see posted rules and regulations.

ALL Town of Ogden Parks and Playgrounds are TOBACCO-FREE!  Tobacco use is not allowed on park grounds.  Thank you for your cooperation.

Please make sure all pets are leashed while visiting our Parks.  Owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pet.

No parking on walkways, grass areas, or road sides.  Our Parks have plenty of parking spaces available.



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Area Youth Sport Organizations:

The following organizations are not operated by or affiliated with Ogden Parks and Recreation:
Ogden Bears Football... www.ogdenbears.com
Spencerport Junior Baseball... www.spencerportjuniorbaseball.com
Spencerport Junior Rangers Football...www.spencerportjrrangers.org
Spencerport Soccer Club... www.spencerportsoccerclub.org
Spencerport Youth Lacrosse... www.spencerportyouthlacrosse.org



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Located on the Erie Canal, we are a community in upstate New York just west of Rochester, Monroe County, the Town of Ogden has exactly what you have been looking for, and exactly what you need to locate your business here. A pro-business attitude, business sites, and an unsurpassed quality of life focused on family, friends, and the outdoors. Combine this with a lower cost of doing business relative to adjacent metropolitan areas, our strategic location, a qualified workforce, and incentives to expand or locate your business, and you have the foundation for success. Our strategic location, just minutes from NYS Interstate 90, expressways (390, 490 and 590), and 15 minutes from the Rochester International Airport make our community very accessible and is within one hour to metropolitan areas to the West and just a few hours of most metropolitan areas to the East. The citizens of Ogden are skilled workers, dedicated to their jobs, homes and families.  Abundant educational opportunities exist at nearby schools and universities, SUNY Brockport, Roberts Weslyan College, Monroe Community College, Rochester Institute of Technology, University of Rochester to mention a few. These are bold statements and we stand ready to deliver on every one of them. The Town of Ogden is about committment and we're committed to attracting new business. We invite you to browse our website to gain a better insight as to what we have to offer, and we encourage you to contact us for any additional information.

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