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
 
For more information about an Event or Program, scroll down & click on a title "weblink" listed below.

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Village Garage SaleOur popular Village Garage Sale returns Saturday October 16th 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 23rd - 
NYS Covid Guidelines apply.
 
Trunk or Treat Our 3rd Annual Trunk or Treat will be Sunday, October 31st.
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.  All attendees must be registered online including children. Call (914) 693-1550 for questions.  Anyone interested in decorating their vehicle and handing out candy, please contact Recreation Supervisor Trish Lacy at placy@ardsleyvillage.com or call the Recreation Dept (914) 693-8012.
>> Candy MUST be pre-wrapped and provided by car owners <<
Please don’t forget masks and anyone handing out candy MUST wear gloves!
--- In case of inclement weather, the event will be cancelled --- 
 
Movie-in-the-ParkHalloween Movie at Pascone Park!  Friday October 22nd at 6:30 PM
 
Tree Lighting Our Annual Tree Lighting will be held on Saturday December 4th!  We will meet at American Legion Park at 6 PM, then march up to the Firehouse for Music & Refreshments.  AHS Select Chorus will perform & Santa will be there!
 
Holiday Decorating Contest:  Decorate your house for the Holidays & send us a photo!  Two winners will be selected and winning entries will be displayed on Village of Ardsley Facebook.  Send photos to Rec Supervisor Trish Lacy placy@ardsleyvillage.com .  Contest deadline is December 22, 2022.
 
Gingerbread House Decorating Contest:  Let's see how creative you can be!  Winner gets a $25 gift card.  Send us a photo of your Gingerbread House.  Deadline December 22nd
 
Fall / Winter Programs
NEW!!! Multi Sports Squirts: Multi Sports Squirts allows children to try a variety of sports throughout the season including lacrosse, soccer and track & field. 
This program is for children ages 3 & 4 years old.  Saturdays from 3:00 to 3:50 PM at Pascone Park Softball Field.  Dates are Sept 18, 25, Oct 2, 16, 23 & 30.  
Fee:  Ardsley Residents = $160, Non-residents = $180. 
 
NEW!!! 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 4:00 to 4:50 PM at Pascone Park Softball Field.  Dates are Sept 18, 25, Oct 2, 16, 23 & 30.  
Fee:  Ardsley Residents = $160, Non-residents = $180. 
 
NEW SESSION!!! Beginner Guitar Lessons:  A new program for children to learn to play the guitar!  You will need a guitar.  You may purchase or rent one from Rock Island Sound.  Classes are held at the Community Center on Mondays from 4 to 5 PM for 5 to 7 year olds, and from 5 to 6 PM for 8 to 10 year olds.  Class size is limited to 5 maximum per class.  Classes are held Nov 15, 22, 29, Dec 6, 13 & 20. 
Fee:  Ardsley Residents = $300, Non-residents = $320. 
 
Arts 'n Crafts/Bingo:  Come join us for some cute  crafts and a fun game of Bingo!  Ages 5 - 10 at the Community Center, Wednesdays from 4 to 5 PM, Sept 22, 29, Oct 6, 13, 20 & 27.  Fee is $140 for Ardsley Residents, $160 for Non-Village.
NYS Covid Guidelines will be followed.
 
Safety 1st Defensive Driving Course: Sharpen your driving skills, lower insurance premiums & reduce violation points. Taught by Mary Ann DeToma, American Safety Inc. Classes October 20th & October 21st at the Community Center from 6 to 9 PM. You must attend both sessions to receive credit ! Be on time, bring a pen AND your driver's license.  Fee is $25  
NYS Covid Guidelines will be followed.
 
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 at 3 PM OR 4 PM on Monday
afternoons, beginning Sept 27th (Sept 27th class will be held on Pascone Park Softball Field due to Carnival). 
Maximum per class = 10
Dates: Sept 27, Oct 4, 11, 18, 25, Nov 1
Fee is $120 for Ardsley Village Residents, $140 for Non-Village.
Please remember to bring masks and water bottles.
 
Outdoor Grit Ninja Warrior ClassesTBA  Come out of your homes and down to Pascone Park for an action-packed class! 
We are bringing the gym to you - climbing, swinging, running, jumping and more... 
NEW!!! Pre-K - must be 4 years old - 2:45 to 3:30 PM
K - 2nd Grade - 3:45 to 4:35 PM
3rd - 6th Grade - 4:45 to 5:35 PM
Maximum per class for Pre-K = 15
Maximum per class for K - 6 = 32
Dates: Sept 17, 24, Oct 1,8,15, 22, 29, Nov 5
(Sept 24th class will be held on Pascone Park Softball Field due to Carnival)
Fee is $280 for Ardsley Residents, $300 for Non-Village.
Please remember to bring masks and water bottles.
 
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.  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).  Classes begin on Saturday, Sept 18 (no class Oct 9) and Sunday, Sept 19 (no class Oct 10).  Each class size maximum = 8 participants.
Fee is $130 for Ardsley Resident, $150 for Non-Village.
Please remember to bring masks and 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/Novice Class: 4:45 – 5:30 PM, Thursdays, starting Sept 23rd. 
Intermediate Class: 4:45 – 5:30 PM, Tuesdays, starting Sept 21st
Future Masters Class: 5:35 – 6:35 PM, Tuesdays starting Sept 21st
Contact Mr. Kan 101chessteacher@gmail.com for more info.
Fee: $160 for Ardsley Residents, $180 for Non-Village.
 
Ardsley Youth Basketball:  Ardsley Parks & Recreation joins with Greenburgh Parks & Recreation for basketball fun.  This league is coached by parent volunteers!  Open to all Ardsley School District 3-6th grade girls and boys.  All children must be 8 years old by December 31, 2021. 
Practices are held weeknights at the Ardsley Concord Road School gym beginning in late November 2021.  Games are played on Saturdays between 9 AM and 4 PM at various town-wide gyms, beginning January 2022 and running through March 2022. 
All participants will receive a game tee shirt. 
There will be six divisions - 3rd & 4th grade girls, 5th & 6th grade girls,
3rd grade boys, 4th grade boys, 5th grade boys, 6th grade boys
Fee: $130 for Ardsley Residents, $150 for Non-Village Residents
Deadline for signup is November 15, 2021.
 

Ardsley Adult Open Gym Basketball: Thursdays 7:30 to 9:30 PM from December 2 to May 5 (no sessions Dec 30, Feb 24 & Apr 14).  Fun, drop-in program for men and women. Location Ardsley High School Small Gym.  Fee is $80 for Ardsley residents, $100 for Non-Village.

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