Programs & Events

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.  If you have any suggestions & ideas, please call (914) 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.
To register for all Parks and Recreation Programs and Activities,
please click HERE
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Village Garage SaleOur popular Village Garage Sale
returns Saturday October 8th from 10 AM to 4 PM at Pascone Park.
You must supply your own table.  Your space is 8’ x 10’
and you are responsible for removing anything left at the end of the day.
Set-up time is 8:30; vehicles must be removed from area by 9:45 AM. 
Table fee is $30 Ardsley resident, $50 non-resident.
- Rain date is October 15th - 
Trunk or Treat Our 4th Annual Trunk or Treat will be Saturday, October 29th.
Parents and children will park at Pascone Park parking lot by the gazebo at 12:45 pm. They will then line up immediately and march up to the Middle School Parking Lot where decorated cars will be properly distanced.  Call (914) 693-1550 for questions. 
Anyone interested in decorating their vehicle and handing out candy, please contact Recreation Supervisor Trish Lacy at or call the Recreation Dept (914) 693-8012.
>> Candy MUST be pre-wrapped and provided by car owners <<
Anyone handing out candy MUST wear gloves!
--- In case of inclement weather, the event will be cancelled --- 
Turkey Shoot: This event will be held at Ardsley Middle School Outdoor Basketball Court on Saturday Nov 19th.  For grades 5 to 8.  10 students max per grade.
Free of charge, pre-registration required.  Winners get a free turkey!
Tree Lighting Our Annual Tree Lighting at American Legion Park and celebration at the Ardsley Firehouse will be held on Saturday December 3rd at 6 PM. 
Join us for music, refreshments & fun!
Fall / Winter Programs
Music and movement class for children ages 6 months to 5 years old. 
Sing, dance and jam on a million instruments! 
Classes for Parent or Caregiver and child at the Community Center. 
Mondays from 10:00 to 10:50 AM.  Maximum = 20 per class
Dates: October 3, 17, 31, November 7, 14, 21, 28, December 5, 12, 19 (no classes Oct 10 & 24)
Fee is $300 for Village Residents, $320 for Non-Village
~ Free promotional class on Monday Sept 26 at 10 AM ~
Come down to Pascone Park for an action-packed class! 
We are bringing the gym to you - climbing, swinging, running, jumping and more... 
Pre-K (not in Kindergarten) - 2:50 to 3:40PM
K - 1st Grade - 3:55 to 4:45 PM
2nd - 5th Grade - 4:50 to 5:40 PM
Maximum per class for Pre-K = 15
Maximum per class for K - 6 = 32
Dates: Sept 16, 23, 30, Oct 7, 14,  21, 28, Nov 4 
(Sept 24th & 30th class will be held on Pascone Park Basketball Court due to Carnival)
Fee is $300 for Ardsley Residents, $320 for Non-Village.
Please remember to bring water bottles.
Pee-Wee Soccer:  Soccer program for your 3 to 5 year old! 
Parent or guardian must attend all sessions.  Child must be at least 3 years old. 
Classes are held Sundays from 12 to 1 PM at Pascone Park beginning Sept 18th.
(Sept 25 & Oct 2nd classes will be held on Pascone Park Softball Field due to Carnival,
no class Oct 9th). 
Maximum per class = 10
Fee is $130 for Ardsley Village Residents, $150 for Non-Village.
Please remember to bring water bottles.
After School Chess: Our popular Chess Program with Furqan Tanwir (aka Mr. Kan), World Chess Master ranked amongst the top 1% of competitive chess players in the world. 
Classes are at the Ardsley Community Center.
Come and join other chess players and enjoy play, lessons and team problem solving.
Program runs 8 weeks.
Beginners Class: 4:45 – 5:30 PM, Thursdays, starting Sept 22nd (no class Sept 29)
Intermediate/Advanced Class: 4:45 – 5:45 PM, Tuesdays, starting Sept 20th
(no classes Sept 27 & Nov 8)
Contact Mr. Kan for more info.
Fee: $200 for Ardsley Residents, $220 for Non-Village.
A new fun program for children going into 2nd, 3rd & 4th grades. 
Fridays from 4 to 5 PM at Pascone Park Softball Field. Starting September 30th.
Max participants = 22.
Fee is $130 for Ardsley Residents, $150 for Non-Village.
Squirts Multi Sports: This program is for children ages 3 & 4 years old.
Saturdays from 2:00 to 2:50 PM at Pascone Park Softball Field. 
Dates Oct 1 to Nov 12 
Fee:  Ardsley Residents = $160, Non-residents = $180
Senior Multi Sports Squirts: Senior Multi Sports Squirts allows children to try a variety of sports throughout the season. 
This program is for children ages 5 & 6 years old.  Saturdays from 4:00 to 4:50 PM at Pascone Park Softball Field.  Dates Oct 1 to Nov 12
Fee:  Ardsley Residents = $160, Non-residents = $180
Multi Sports - Parent & Me Squirts: Parent & Me Multi Sports allows children to try a variety of sports with a helping hand from mom or dad. 
This program is for children ages 2 & 3 years old.  Saturdays from 3:00 to 3:50 PM at Pascone Park Softball Field. 
Dates Oct 1 to Nov 12
Fee:  Ardsley Residents = $160, Non-residents = $180
NEW!!! NORY Robotics: A new program for grades 2 to 4.  Think it, build it, make it move!  Students will explore and apply fundamental robotics and physical computing using motors, batteries and circuits.  Students will get to build and take home their robotic projects.
Mondays from 4:45 to 5:45 PM starting Oct 3rd at the Community Center.
Fee:  Ardsley Residents = $260, Non-residents = $280
NEW!!! Coding & Video Game Design: A new program for grades 2 to 4.  Students will learn the fundamentals of video game design and digital world building.  Mondays from 3:30 to 4:30 PM starting Oct 3rd at the Community Center.
Fee:  Ardsley Residents = $260, Non-residents = $280
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 November 29th. 
Games are held in various town-wide gyms, continuing until March 17, 2023. 
Fee: $150 for Ardsley Residents, $170 for Non-Village. 
Fall Tennis Clinic:  Learn to play tennis at Pascone Park with Ayo Obi!  Tennis clinics will be held on Saturdays and Sundays for 6 weeks.  Starts Saturday Oct 1 and Sunday Oct 2 (no class Oct 8 & 9).  Classes are divided into age groups: ages 5-7 (9 to 10 AM), 8-10 (10 to 11 AM), and 11-teens (11 AM to 12 PM); Adult Beginners (12 to 1 PM) and Adult Intermediate/Advanced (1 to 2 PM).    Each class size maximum = 8 participants.
Fee is $180 for Ardsley Resident, $230 for Non-Village.
Please remember to bring water bottles.
Fun, drop-in program for men and women age 40 & over on Thursday nights,
from 7 to 9 PM at the Ardsley High School Small Gym, starting Dec 1st.
Fee is $80 for Ardsley Resident, $100 for Non-Village
Safety 1st Defensive Driving Course: Sharpen your driving skills, lower insurance premiums & reduce violation points. Taught by Mary Ann DeToma, American Safety Inc.
Classes September 28th & 29th at the Community Center from 6 to 9 PM.
You must attend both sessions to receive credit ! Fee is $35.
Call Ardsley Parks & Rec at 693-8012 or send e-mail