Programs & Events

Please note:
Dates for all programs & events are subject to change at this time.
There will be further information posted on May 15th.

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.

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Annual Spring Egg Hunt: TBA at Pascone Park. Rain or shine!  Please bring your own basket.  Event for pre-school and 1st through 4th graders.
Pre-registration is required. Please call Parks & Recreation at (914) 693-8012 for updated information.
 
Ice Cream Social: Ardsley Parks & Recreation and Ardsley Community Policing invite everyone to celebrate the last day of school with a bowl of ice cream! Ice Cream Social will be held Friday June 26th from 6 to 8 PM to kick off summer!  Live music by “The Saints”.
Location: Pascone Park Snack Bar (Rain location - Ardsley Community Center) 
 
NEW!!! Food Truck Friday: Friday July 24th at Pascone Park from 3 to 7 PM.  Enjoy dinner at the Park!
 
Summer Concert Series:
Summer concerts are held at the Gazebo in Pascone Park. 
Bring a blanket and chairs, and enjoy music under the stars from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.
 
Friday June 26th - The Saints
Friday July 10th – Almost Country
Friday July 24th – Mike Kaufman & Ace
Wednesday August 12th – The Larry Stephens Band
 
 

Spring/Summer Programs

After School Chess (3 Classes):  Come and join other chess players and enjoy play, lessons and team problem solving at the Community Center.  
Beginners Class: Grades 1- 4, 4:45 – 5:45 PM, Thursdays starting May 14th  
Intermediate/Advanced Class: 4:35 – 5:35 PM, Tuesdays, starting May 12th  
Advanced/Future Masters Class: 5:40 – 6:40 PM, Tuesdays starting May 12th
Contact Mr. Kan [email protected] for more info.
Fee: $160 for Ardsley Residents, $180 for Non-Village.
 
NEW!!! ABC’s 123’s: A new program for 3, 4 & 5 year olds.  Learning ABC’s has never been this much fun!  Students explore new letters, practice counting and write letters using LEGO DUPLO blocks. This creative & safe classroom environment will be a first for our earliest student explorers.  Thursdays at the Community Center from 1:00 to 1:45 PM starting May 14th.  Fee is $130 for Ardsley Village Residents, $150 for Non-Village.
 
NEW!!! Chocolate Creations: New program for K – 3rd grade. Children will have so much fun as they create chocolate-covered strawberries, bananas, pretzels & more!  Wednesdays at the Community Center from 4:00 to 5:00 PM starting May 13th.  Fee is $140 for Ardsley Village Residents, $160 for Non-Village.
 
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 Mondays at the Comm. Center starting May 11th from 12:30 to 2:00 PM. Fee is  $150 for Ardsley Village Residents, $170 for Non-Village.
 
Bizzy Girls Entrepreneur Camp: Entrepreneur and Empowerment Camp where girls create their own product line, learn bizz skills, logo and branding, advertising, signage, marketing, cost/profit.  Students hold a pop-up store at the end of camp, sell their products and keep their earnings.  This program is hands-on, project based and fun.   August 3, 4, 6 & 7 at the Community Center from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.  Fee is $360 for Ardsley Village Residents, $380 for Non-Village.
 
Pee-Wee Soccer:  Soccer camp 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 10 AM OR 11 AM on Sunday mornings, beginning May 10th (no class May 24).  Fee is $120 for Ardsley Village Residents, $140 for Non-Village.
 
Girls and Boys Basketball League:  Basketball program at Gould Park in Dobbs Ferry!  For girls and boys going into 3rd and 4th grades, and going into 5th and 6th grades.  3rd and 4th on Mondays & Wednesdays, 5th and 6th on Tuesdays & Thursdays. Tentative start date June 29th. Please call Parks & Recreation at (914) 693-8012 for updated information.
League runs for 6 weeks. Fee is $125 for Ardsley Resident, $145 for Non-Village.
 
Summer Sports Clinic We will be running a one-week Basketball Clinic during the week of August 10th to 14th. Clinic will be open to girls and boys ages 8 - 13, and held at the Ardsley Middle School Gym from 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM.  Fee is $140 for Ardsley Resident, $160 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, May 9th (no class May 23) and Sunday, May 10th (no class May 24). Fee is $130 for Ardsley Resident, $150 for Non-Village.
 
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.  Tuesdays from 7:00 to 8:00 PM at the Community Center starting May 12th. Fee is $65.00 for Ardsley Resident, $85.00 for Non-Village .
 
Men's Modified Fast Pitch Softball: Games start in May, played at Pascone Park & Gould Park in Dobbs Ferry. $11,500 league fee per team. Please call (914) 693-8012 for updated information.
 
Safety 1st Defensive Driving Course: Sharpen your driving skills, lower insurance premiums & reduce violation points. Taught by Mary Ann DeToma, American Safety Inc. Classes May 20th & May 21st at the Community Center from 6 to 9 PM. You must attend both sessions to receive credit ! Fee is $35.
 
 
Questions?
Call Ardsley Parks & Rec at 693-8012 or send e-mail