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Garden City Recreation Department News: November 8, 2011

In case of inclement weather, the Recreation Department’s website will be updated to show program cancellations. Please visit the website at www.gardencityrecreation.org to see if any event is canceled or postponed due to the elements.

Preschool Arts and Crafts

The Recreation Department will be running its popular Preschool Arts and Crafts classes beginning the week of November 14. These 45-minute classes will run for five weeks and are open to any Garden City resident ages 3-½ to 5 years. Your child must be the appropriate age by the start of the class in order to participate. Classes will be held according to the following schedule:

Mondays from 12:15 to 1 p.m.
Fridays from 12:15 to 1 p.m.

The cost of each session will be $25. To register, please visit the Recreation Office at 108 Rockaway Ave.

Children’s Yoga and Zumba

There are several openings available for the tween yoga class and our new children’s Zumba classes. These classes will be held in St. Paul’s Cluett Hall according to the following schedule:

Yoga for ages 10-14 Fridays at 6:45 p.m. - $198 for 22 weeks
Zumba for ages 7-12 Saturdays at 11 a.m. - $108 for 12 weeks
Zumba for ages 13 and up Saturdays at 9:15 a.m. cost - $108 for 12 weeks

To register, please visit the Recreation office at 108 Rockaway Ave.

Adult Activities in St. Paul’s Field House

St. Paul’s Field House will begin holding nighttime activities for adults who are Garden City residents who have graduated from high school. The nighttime activity schedule began in St. Paul’s Field House on Tuesday, Oct. 11 according to the schedule below:

Mondays and Wednesdays 7:30 to 10 p.m. Open basketball Men’s over 40 Basketball
Tuesdays 7:30–10 p.m. Men’s over 30 Basketball
Thursdays 7:30–10 p.m. Coed Volleyball

The program is free and all games are strictly “pickup.” The activities are monitored by our recreation staff. Proof of residency is required by providing a photo ID. For further information, please call the Recreation Office at 465-4075.

Adelphi Pool Membership for Adults Offered

Adelphi University is now offering a “Pool Only” membership to adult residents of the Inc. Village of Garden City. This membership will give the user use of Adelphi’s lap pool during stated hours until May 31, 2012. The cost of the membership will be $225. Our Recreation Department has the paperwork necessary to join this program. If you are 18 years or older and are interested in obtaining a membership, please call the office at 108 Rockaway Ave. or Woodruff Hall at Adelphi University.