Blooming Grove Recreation News
Summer Jobs: Applications are being accepted for seasonal positions at the Blooming Grove Recreation Department. Positions include Camp Director, Health Director, and Camp Counselors. Call Gary MacEntee @ 845-496-9201 or email us at BGRecreation@hotmail.com.
Mad Science Saturday Programs are now part of the BG Recreation activities. Currently thru March 16th is the Science Explorers classes. The program meets on Saturday mornings from 10:00am-11:00am and each session runs for 6 weeks. The fee is $105. Location is 6 Depot St. (Suite 204) in Washingtonville. For more information, contact Mad Science of the Mid Hudson at 845-294-5434 or BG Recreation 845-496-9201.
Sunday Adult Softball– Team registrations are now being accepted. The League fee is $775. A $100 deposit is required to hold a spot. The League will be accepting a maximum of 12 teams. Individuals looking to join a team can call the League office at 845-496-9201.
Blooming Grove Co-Ed Softball– will be holding a Summer Co-Ed League starting in June. Register as a team or as an individual. The fee is $325 per team or $45 as an individual. There will be a 9 game season with no playoffs. The League will be signed for low-key recreational fun. Call the office at 845-496-9201 or email us at BGRecreation@hotmail.com. Pre-registration is required.
May’s Field Summer Camp Trip List– BG Recreation has announced their trip list for the upcoming summer. The list is tentative and subject to change: 7/10 The Castle Fun Center, 7/17 SplashDown, 7/24 Bounce Trampoline Sports, 7/31 Quassy Amusement and Water Park, 8/7 Billy Beez, 8/14 Bear Mountain Park, Pool & Zoo, 8/23 Showtime Cinema/Tarsio Lanes “Bowling & a Movie”.
Upcoming Schedule– The complete Summer Camp schedule will be announced next week (including times, ages, locations, fees, and descriptions.
Bridge– Each Monday from 11:30am-3:00pm, the BG Recreation has Bridge games at the center in Suite 204 at 6 Depot St. in Washingtonville. Drop-in and join us! There is no fee. Open to beginners thru advanced players.
Senior Citizen Exercise– Stay Healthy, feel good, and make friends. Pam Longin conducts classes every Wednesday and Friday (9:30am-10:30am) in Suite 204 at the Recreation Department. The class is free.
Irish Step Dance– The Sheehan-Gromley School of Irish Dance on Friday afternoons at the BG Recreation Department. Various classes for ages and skill levels are offered. Call Unateresa Gromely at 914-715-9914 or email her at SheehanGromleyID@aol.com for more information.
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Over 35 Drop-In Basketball– A great night out to play basketball for men ages 35 and up. The program is held on Wednesday nights from 7:00pm until 9:00pm at the Washingtonville Middle School. The program fee is $20.00.
Kids Day Off– No school? No Problem! On Friday, February 15th from 8:00am until 5:00pm, we keep your child entertained. The fee is $30. The program is designed for children ages 6 thru 11 years of age. Pre-Registration is required. Call the office @ 845-496-9201 for more details.
Spring Break– (April 15th -April 19th) For children ages 6 to 11. Great for working parents: Games, movies, activities, and more to make their Spring Break fun. $25 per day, $60 for three days, $90 for five days, with an additional discount for families with multiple children registering.