Please scroll down to see a description our Adult Programs for residents. For information on registration on any program, please visit our home page during the seasons listed in each description. If there are any questions please call the Recreation and Parks Administrative Office at (516) 465-4075.
Beginning Wednesday, October 11th a new fee schedule will be in place for any adult interested in participating in adult Evening Activities in the St. Paul's Field House. All programs are open to any resident who is a high school graduate or older and their non-resident guests (no more than 2 per resident.).
Participants may also "pay as you go" but payment will ONLY be accepted by check or credit card ONLY. NO CASH ACCEPTED. "Pay as you go" price will be $6 for residents and $8 for non-resident guests.
This ten week program will teach the beginner as well as the advanced student the art of painting portrait, landscapes and still-life’s in pastel from photographs. The first lesson will include a portrait and landscape demonstration. Each student will receive the individual attention required at their own pace and level expertise. Arleen Urban, the instructor for this class, is a signature member of the Pastel Society of America. Students must purchase their own art supplies. A list of supplies will be given at their first lesson. Classes take place in the fall and winter months at St. Paul's Cluett Hall.
In the winter the Department of Recreation and Parks offers Adult basketball in the Middle School’s South Gym Saturday mornings. This free program is open to Residents who have graduated high school and older. Proof of residency is required. Games will be in a “pick up” format. This program will run through President's weekend. This program takes place during the winter months in the GC Middle School South Gym.
Exciting volleyball action awaits you Thursday evenings from 7:30 to 10:00 p.m. in the St. Paul’s Field House during fall and winter months. This co-ed volleyball program features “recreational oriented” games, and is a great way to meet people while you shape up. This program is open to all Village residents who are college age or older. There is no pre-registration required for this program, but proof of residency in the Inc. Village of Garden City will be required. The program begins the Thursday after Columbus Day and end the Thursday before Memorial Day.
Our Indoor Soccer is offered during the school year to adults aged 18 and older who are residents of the Inc. Village of Garden City. This free program is held on Thursday evenings from 8:30 – 10:00 p.m. in St. Paul’s Field House. Games are strictly pick up. Photo ID is required to participate and offered to all Village residents who are college age or older. This program is offered from November through March.
The indoor running track in Cluett Hall is open and available for resident’s use. Twenty (20) laps of this track is the equal of one (1) mile. The following guidelines have been established for everyone’s safety and enjoyment. (The track is not open during the Summer Season)
-The track will be open only when there is a Recreation Supervisor on duty.
-Residents wishing to use the track must check in with the Supervisor on duty.
-Residents of High School age and older may use the track only.
-Track is limited to individuals and cannot be used for team workouts
-The track will be closed during scheduled activities such as dances, various performances, movies, yoga, etc which are being held in the Cultural and Performing Arts Center in Cluett Hall.
Any additional questions please call Cluett Hall at (516) 742-4905.
Show off your best moves during the Open Basketball Program, which is held each Monday and Wednesday evening from 7:30 to 10:00 p.m. in the St. Paul’s Field House. Games are strictly “pick-up”, and our supervisors keep things moving and work to involve all the participants. This program is open to all Village residents who are college age or older. There is no pre-registration required but proof of residency of the Inc. Village of Garden City will be required. The program begins the after Columbus Day and ends around Memorial Day.
Every Monday and Wednesday evening brings out the Over 40 age group for an evening of basketball at St. Paul’s Field House. The program is held from 7:30 to 10:00 p.m., and games are strictly “pick up”. There is no pre-registration for this program, but proof of residency in the Inc. Village of Garden City is required. The program begins after Columbus Day and ends around Memorial Day.