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:

Please note the following make-up classes from last week's power outage and this week's snow storm.  This list will be updated as classes are added.
Bumper Bowling (cancelled 3/14): extended to April 4 Coed Volleyball (cancelled 3/8 & 3/15):  extended until March 29; additional makeup schedule for Tuesday, March 28
Wednesday morning Strength & Tone (cancelled 3/15): extended to May 3 Wednesday evening Strength & Tone (cancelled 3/8 & 3/15):  TBD
Adv. Open Pickleball (cancelled 3/9):  extended until May 4
Tuesday Yoga (cancelled 3/14): extended until April 11 Thursday Yoga (cancelled 3/9):  extended until April 13
Swim Lessons:  remaining classes of session #2 will be extended by a few minutes each week
Happy Feet Soccer for Lil Squirts (cancelled 3/11):  extended until March 25
Kids Yoga (cancelled 3/11):  the last (4) classes of this session will end 15 minutes later (@ 10:15am)
Sunday Open Pickleball (cancelled 3/12):  The last (4) classes of this session will start 30 minutes earlier (@ 9:30am)

2017 Winter/Spring Activity Guide is here!

Our department will be closed the following days for the Holidays:
Friday, April 14-Sunday, April 16

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Employment:

School Age Summer Camp Counselor:  Will assist in all activities led by Camp Supervisors on a daily basis including:  arts and crafts, games, sports, music, theme days, and more.  Must be 16 years of age by June 1, 2017.  For more information, and application please go here or 269 Ogden Center Road, Spencerport NY 14559.  E.O.E.

Preschool Camp Counselor:  Will assist in all activities led by Camp Director, including:  arts and crafts, games, sports, music, and more. Must be 16 years of age by June 1, 2017.  For more information, please go 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 7:00-8:45am and 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.

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:  All fields are closed for the season.  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.  It will reopen Memorial Day weekend.

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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