PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT

Andrea Hansen, CPRP, Parks and Recreation Director

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm

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:

Preschool Open House/Information Night:  Tuesday, February 10, 6:00-7:30pm at both locations:
Ogden Community Center Preschool, 269 Ogden Center Road, Spencerport
Little Red Schoolhouse Preschool, 416 Washington Street, Adams Basin.  
Visit both locations, meet the teachers, take a look at the classroom and learn about our preschool programs for ages 2-5 years old!  Children are welcome to attend!  Registration for new families begins Monday, March 2 at 8:30am at the OPRD Administration Office.


Our office/building will be closed Monday, February 16 in observance of Presidents' Day. 

The Winter Activity Guide is here!  Go to our
Current Programs Page for more information on full programs.


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Employment:

Pre-School Camp Counselor:  Must be 16 years of age by June 1, 2015.  Will assist in all activities led by Camp Director, including:  arts and crafts, games, sports, music, and more.  Camp locations may vary between Little Red Schoolhouse and Ogden Community Center. More information, including applications available here or 269 Ogden Center Road, Spencerport NY 14559.  E.O.E.

School Age Camp Counselor:  Must be 16 years of age by June 1, 2015.  Will assist in all activities including:  arts and crafts, games, sports, music, theme days, and more.  Camp locations may vary between Pineway Ponds Park and Ogden Community Center.  More information, including applications available here or 269 Ogden Center Road, Spencerport NY 14559.  E.O.E.

Before/After School Counselor:  Responsible for the supervision of school-age children and implementation of activities in a recreational setting.  Hours are 3:30-6:00pm, Monday-Friday during the school year.  Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and have experience working with children.  Applications available here or 269 Ogden Center Road, Spencerport NY 14559.  E.O.E.

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

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Parks & Facilities:

Pineway Ponds Park Fields:  All fields are closed for the season.  Permits are required to use fields.  Please contact OPRD for further information.

The Splash Pad at Pineway Ponds Park is closed for the season.

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



Business Resources



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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