Phone - (516) 465-4075
Please scroll down to see a description of our Elementary School Aged Programs. For information on registration for 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.
With multiple sports in the spread over two days of fun, the Institute’s Total Play Multisport Camp offers variety, quality and fun that can not be matched! Each participant will learn the skills and rules of different sports while enjoying fun scrimmages and games.
To register, the child must be a Village resident ages 5 to 12 by the start of the session. Please visit our office at 108 Rockaway Ave. to register or register online at www.ussportsinstitute.com. All checks must be made payable to US Sports Institute.
Roller Hockey is back! The Garden City Recreation & Parks Department is conducting its roller hockey program at Community Park this Fall. This league play program is open to residents of the Village of Garden City in grades 2 through 6. For our younger residents who are eager to start learning about the sport, we will also be hosting roller hockey clinics for those in kindergarten and first grade!
Please click here for more information on our dance program.
Garden City Recreation and Parks is pleased to offer its after school gym program for Kindergarten and 1st grades on Wednesdays in St. Paul’s Fieldhouse beginning the weel of Tuesday, December 13th according to the following schedule:
Tuesdays – 2nd and 3rd grades – 3:45 to 5:45 pm
Wednesdays – Kindergarten and 1st grades – 4 to 5:30 pm
Fridays – 4th, 5th, and 6th grades – 3:45 to 5:45 pm
Each 10 week program will consist of organized games and activities in a supervised setting. The cost of this program will be $85.
Children must bring their own water bottle clearly labeled with their name. Parents will not be allowed in the gym during the session. Drop off and pick up will take place on the west side of the fieldhouse. Space is limited for this program.
Sneakers must be worn for any activity in the field house and only water is allowed in the facility.
Note-Once the children are in our facility, they will not be allowed to leave unless picked up by an adult. Please be prompt. Space is limited. Please visit the Recreation and Parks Office at 108 Rockaway Ave. with your registration fee made payable to the Inc. Village of Garden City, or, if you have a password you can register online at www.gcreconline.gardencityny.net.
Garden City Recreation and Parks will be conducting Children’s swimming lessons for Village residents at the Adelphi University Swimming Pool in Woodruff Hall on Saturday mornings. Your child must be six years of age by the start of the program to participate. The ten week session will begin Saturday, December 3, 2022. The cost is $150.00. To register, please visit the Recreation and Parks Department at 108 Rockaway Ave on Monday or, if you have a password you can register online at www.gcreconline.gardencityny.net.
Level 1 – Introduction to Water Skills
Level 2 – for children who have taken a lesson but need to learn fundamental skills
Level 3 – will build on fundamental skills by providing guided practices
Level 4 – Develops confidence in the strokes learned and improve other aquatic skills
Level 5 – Provides further coordination and refinement of strokes
Level 6P – Personal Water Safety - stresses survival floating, treading water, swimming in clothes, etc.
Level 6F – Water Fitness – sessions will cover learning training techniques, how to use fins, kickboards, pace, clock, etc.
Classes offered are as follows - CODE
10:00 am Level 1 (10 maximum) 10-1
10:00 am Level 3 (10 maximum) 10-3
10:00 am Level 4 (10 maximum) 10-4
10:00 am Level 6F (12 maximum) 10-6F
11:00 am Level 2 (10 maximum) 11-2
11:00 am Level 3 (10 maximum) 11-3
11:00 am Level 4 (10 maximum) 11-4
11:00 am Level 5 (10 maximum) 11-5
12:00 pm Level 2 (10 maximum) 12-2
12:00 pm Level 4 (10 maximum) 12-4
12:00 pm Level 5 (10 maximum) 12-5
12:00 pm Level 6P (12 maximum) 12-6P
1:00 pm Level 2 (10 maximum) 1-2
1:00 pm Level 3 (10 maximum) 1-3
1:00 pm Level 4 (10 maximum) 1-4
1:00 pm Level 5 (10 maximum) 1-5
Registration is underway for the US Sports Institute spring and summer programs. Fall programs include Parent and Me Soccer, Squirts Soccer, Multi Sport, T-Ball, Lacrosse and so much more for residents ages 2-5. For more information and to register please visit: https://usasportgroup.com/recreation/613-garden-city-recreation-garden-city-ny