Municipal Recreation Programs

Town of Carmel

Carmel Recreation and Parks Department
Sycamore Park/790 Long Pond Road
Mahopac, New York 10541
(845) 628-7888  Fax(845) 628-2820
James Gilchrist, Director

Program Contact Person: James Gilchrist,CPRP

(Ages 1 – Senior Citizens)
Site: Sycamore Park
Serves: General Youth Population

Provides recreation programs for ages 1 to Senior Citizens in the form of camp, swimming, and boating activities, community and sports programs and special events to fulfill a continuing commitment to promote quality recreation for all by offering no-fee pre-school activities in addition to a variety of ongoing youth recreation and senior programs.


Town of Kent       

Town of Kent Recreation and Parks
770 Route 52
Kent Lakes, NY 10512
Phone: 845-531-2100
Fax: 845-306-7249
Lou Fernandez, Director 
Edward Ryan Park – 43 Park Road, Kent, NY 10512
Huestis Park – 178 Farmers Mill Road, Kent, NY 10512

The Town of Kent Recreation and Parks Department provides a myriad of sport and recreation activities for its residence.  We offer youth baseball, softball, basketball, soccer, gymnastics, bowling, ski program and other sport opportunities throughout the year.  There is an adult men’s spring softball and fall softball program as well as an adult coed summer softball league  We have many community special events scheduled including our annual Kent Community Day, Egg Hunt, Summer Movie Nights and Spookeree Parade.  All of our programs are designed to foster healthy and positive involvement for all of our residence. Provides active and passive recreation activities to over 1500 youngsters 3 to 20 years with the intent of providing constructive use of their leisure time.

Program Contact Person: Lou Fernandez
(Ages 3 – 20)
Sites: Kent Primary and Elementary Schools, Rte. 52, Carmel, NY
Park, West Drive and Towner Road, Carmel, NY
Park, Rte. 301, Carmel, NY
Serves: General Youth Population


Town of Patterson

Patterson Recreation Department
65 Front Street
P.O. Box 278
Patterson, New York 12563
(845) 878-7200

Rental: Available for parties and events in our Recreation Room.  Our gymnasium and ball fields are rented out for sports teams.

Director – Matthew Chibbaro


Provides recreation programs for citizen’s age 24 months to seniors.  The Patterson Recreation Center provides activities in the form of camps, sports clinics, and community programs.  The Patterson Recreation Department also offers other activities such as yoga, Zumba, Pokémon, Little Cooks, Bowling, guitar lessons, Kindergarten Enrichment, ski & snowboarding, Tumbling Time, cheerleading, flag football league, senior fitness classes, pizza nights for middle school  and elementary-aged children, pilates, circuit-training, senior drop-in, open gym, senior luncheon (monthly) kickboxing, martial arts, karate, youth basketball, adult basketball leagues, summer camps, weight training as well as special events to fulfill a continuing commitment to promote quality recreation for all. The Patterson Recreation Center also rents out their facility for parties and events.  They also  rent out the gymnasium and ball field to sports teams. The Recreation Center provides a healthy, fun and energetic environment for all!


Town of Philipstown

Philipstown Recreation Department
P.O. Box 155 238 Main Street, Cold Spring, NY 10516
(845) 265-5200

Youth Activity Center
Program Contact Person: Amber Stickle,Director

(Ages 13 – 20)
Site: Haldane High School
Serves: General Youth Population

Provides structured, supervised leisure time of teens in 7th through 12th grades, increases activities for youth including trips and transportation to sporting and cultural events and expands programs held at Haldane High School.


Town of Putnam Valley

Putnam Valley Parks and Recreation
265 Oscawana Lake Road, Putnam Valley, NY 10579
(845) 526-3292    Fax: (845) 526-3179
Frank DiMarco, Director


Putnam Valley Special Events
Program Contact Person: Frank DiMarco, Director
(Ages 4 – 20)
Site: Putnam Valley Elementary, Junior High Schools and Town Park
Serves: General Youth Population

Provides youth ages pre-school through 12th grade with safe organized activities within the framework of the Recreation Department. This program is also designed to encourage teens in the area to participate and become part of town activities.


Town of Southeast

Town of Southeast Recreation
1 Main Street
Brewster, NY 10509
Phone: 845-279-3915
Fax: 845-279-3137
Patricia Bohrman, Director
Serves: All residents preschool through senior citizens

Rentals: Lakeview Manor – Available for rental for parties.  Ball fields are available for rent to sports teams.

The Town of Southeast offers a wide variety of programs to enhance our community experience from preschool right up through our seniors. We have a multitude of camp offerings such as Yoga & Journaling, Young Rembrandts, Tennis, Taekwondo, football, basketball, volleyball, track & field, Lego, Mad Science, wrestling, baseball, and cheerleading.  We also have several leagues for our youths and adults including men’s and youth basketball, youth football, youth cheer, and men’s and women’s softball.  Our residents enjoy Lake Tonetta during our summer months and swimming lessons and swim team are programs we offer at the lake.  Our seniors enjoy aerobics and senior programs as well as many day trips organized by the Southeast Seniors group.  Our programs are designed to pique the interest of a vast array resident interests to allow for social interaction in a safe, fun environment.  Southeast Recreation works diligently to foster a community spirit and peer interaction with our youth and adults alike.