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The Rec Department has been adding new programs to the calendar every year. We have been working with the Ardsley School District to run programs with the students. Upcoming events are listed below.  Click on an event or program for pdf flyer. If you have any suggestions, ideas, please call (693-8012) or send e-mail. Also, be sure to check the "Rec Notes" section in the Rivertowns Enterprise and check the Village Website for updates.

Upcoming Events



 Movie-in-the-Park:  Our annual Back to School “Movie in the Park” is Friday Sept 9th at          7:30 PM at Pascone Park!  Our feature is "The Peanuts Movie".  Bring blankets and chairs      and celebrate the first month of school!

Ardsley Garage Sale: Saturday October 15th at the Pascone parking lot, Rain date Oct. 22th  Fee: $20 Ardsley Village Resident, $25 Non - Village

Halloween Festival: Ardsley Parks & Recreation and the Ardsley High School Key Club join together for the best Halloween Festival and Party ever! Start with fun games & activities at Ardsley Library at 1:00 PM.  Then, children in costume will meet at the Ardsley Library (top) parking lot at 2:00 PM and march down to the Community Center. The Festival will be held at the Community Center from 2:00 to 4:00 PM. Watch for the "backpack" flyer for more information!  Saturday, Oct 29th at 2:00 PM at the Ardsley Community Center.  

Christmas Tree Lighting:  On Saturday, December 3rd at 6:00 PM, we will light up the town for the December Holidays.  We will begin at the Ardsley Firehouse and end up at the Community Center.  We will have music from the Ardsley High School, refreshments, and the man in red just might show up!  

Fall / Winter Programs

Red Bull Mini-Wee Soccer:  Soccer camp for your 3 or 4 year old!  Parent or guardian must attend all sessions.  Child must be 3 years old.  Classes are held at 9, 10 & 11 on Sunday mornings, beginning September 18th.  Fee is $100 for Ardsley Village Residents, $120 for Non-Village.
After School Chess (2 Classes):  Come and join other chess players and enjoy play, lessons and team problem solving at the Community Center.  Beginners Class: Grades 1-4, 4:35 – 5:35 PM; Intermediate/Advanced Class: 5:40 – 6:40 PM.  Tuesdays, starting February 14th. Fee: $120 for Ardsley Residents, $140 for Non-Village.
2nd Nature Skateboard LessonsLearn the fundamentals of skateboarding.  HELMET, ELBOW PADS & KNEE PADS must be worn.  Bring your own skateboard and safety gear.  Classes are held at 4:15 PM Wednesday afternoons beginning  September 21st.   Fee is $100 for Ardsley Resident, $120 for Non-Village. 
Tennis Clinic:  Learn to play tennis at Pascone Park with Ayo!  Tennis clinics will be held on Saturdays and Sundays for 6 weeks.  Classes are divided into age groups: ages 5-7, 8-10, & 11-teens; Adult lessons are at 12PM & 1PM.  Classes begin on Saturday, September 17th and Sunday, September 18th. Fee is $100 for Ardsley Resident, $120 for Non-Village.
Music on WheelsJoin our program and see why everyone is dancing to music from around the world!  For infants, toddlers, pre-school and pre-K.  Session begins Sept 20 and ends Oct 25.  Classes are held at the Community Center on Tuesdays, Infants & Toddlers 10:00 to 10:30 AM, and Pre-school & Pre-K 10:45 to 11:15 AM.  Fee is $135 per child for Ardsley Village Residents, $155 per child for Non-Village.

Gym on Wheels: The leading exercise and gymnastics program for children in the tri-state area  For toddlers, pre-school and pre-K.  Session begins Sept 22 and ends Oct 27.  Classes are held at the Community Center on Thursdays.  Toddlers 1:15 to 1:45 PM, and Pre-school & Pre-K 1:55 to 2:25 PM.  Fee is $135 per child for Ardsley Village Residents, $155 per child for Non-Village.

KidzArtBack by popular demand!  Students are introduced to our drawing based program where each week they create their own works of Art!  If you can dream, you can draw!  Classes on Thursdays from 4 to 5 PM at the Community Center, starting September 22nd.  Ardsley Resident $125, Non-Village $145.
Lil Cooks:  This program for 3, 4, & 5 yr olds introduces children to the art of cooking and baking hands - on.  Children prepare, cook and eat their own creations.  It takes place on Fridays at the Comm. Center starting September 23rd  from 10:00 to 11:30 AM. Fee is  $135.00
NEW!!! Balloon Bonanza: Introducing a New Program for grades 2 – 6!  Participants learn how to sculpt hip hats, amazing animals and wonderful works of art!  Wednesdays at the Community Center from 4 to 5 PM starting September 28th.  Ardsley Residents $100, Non-Village $120. 
Ardsley Youth Basketball:  Ardsley Parks & Recreation joins with Greenburgh Parks & Recreation for basketball fun.  This league is coached by parent volunteers!  Open to 3-6th grade girls and boys.  Practices are held week-nights in the Ardsley School gyms beginning in December 2016.  Games are held in various town-wide gyms beginning in January 2017.  Fee is $100.00 for all.  All participants will receive a T-shirt.  Watch for the “backpack” flyer for more information!
Ardsley Adult Open Gym Basketball: Mondays at the Ardsley Middle School gym starting November 28th.  Fun, drop-in program for men and women 1 to 39 years of age.
Ardsley Adult Open Gym Basketball 40 & Up: Tuesdays at the Ardsley High School small gym starting Nov 29th. Fun, drop-in program for men and women age 40 and over.
NEW!!!  Adult Yoga: Healing practice for Mind and Body: Yoga has proven benefits to promote good health and relaxation.  The poses are simple and easy to follow.  Come stretch, relax and calm your mind.  Thursdays from 5:45 to 6:45 PM at the Community Center starting September 22nd.  Ardsley Residents $65.00, Non-Village $85.00
Adult Zumba: Hate to work out, bored of the same old exercise?  Come and work out without feeling like you're exercising!  Zumba dance is an aerobic fitness program featuring movements inspired by various styles of Latin American dance.  Zumba dance feels like a party every time!  Burn 700 to 1000 calories per class.  Classes held at the Ardsley Community Center (limit 20 per class) from 7:00 to 8:00 PM on Thursdays starting February 9th.  Ardsley Residents $65.00, Non-Village $85.00.


Questions? Call Ardsley Parks & Rec at 693-8012 or send e-mail