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Parks and Recreation

joe-siciliano.jpgDirector: Joseph A. Siciliano
Administrative Assistant: (203) 622-6472
General Information: (203) 622-7814
Fax: (203) 622-6494
Location: Town Hall, Second Floor
Office Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (unless otherwise noted)
Customer Service Desk: 8:15 a.m.-3:45 p.m.


It is time to establish/re-establish your residency status for the January - December 2017 calendar year for those residents wishing to utilize any of the Parks and Recreation services. 

This includes registration for activities such as summer camps, youth and adult sports, recreational programs, resident seasonal park and tennis passes, boating & marinas, online purchase of single entry park passes, other ticket sales and the Golf Course membership and tee times.  Click here for more information and three available options.

Resident Vehicle Parking Stickers will not be issued this year.

Therefore, resident Seasonal Park Passes or Single Entry Park Passes are required for entry into Town of Greenwich Parks and Beaches. Click here for more information.

Entry into Holly Hill Resource Recovery Facility

As stated in prior communications included in the Beach/Park Pass renewal material as well as the Parks and Recreation website, new 2017 Resident Vehicle Parking Stickers will not be issued.

We have been informed by the Department of Public Works, that the Holly Hill Resource Recovery Facility will accept last year's sticker affixed to the windshield of the vehicle.

Should your vehicle be missing a 2016 Resident Vehicle Parking Sticker, visit the Town website at www.greenwichct.org and go to the Waste Disposal link of the DPW section, and click on Vehicle Dumping Permit Decal.   Applications are processed at the Holly Hill Facility only.

 

GENERAL INFORMATION:
The Department of Parks and Recreation, directed by Joe Siciliano, consists of four divisions, Recreation, Marine and Facility Operations, Parks and Trees -- and the Griffith E. Harris Golf Course. More 

 
NEWS:
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SNOW SCULPTURE CONTEST
SNOW SCULPTURE CONTEST
Greenwich Recreation and The Greenwich Arts Council present the 6th annual snow sculpture contest! Throughout this winter season, create your best snow sculpture and submit a photograph to our judges for a chance to win a prize from Greenwich Parks and Recreation!

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INDOOR FIELD HOCKEY CLINICS @ BENDHEIM WGCC
INDOOR FIELD HOCKEY CLINICS @ BENDHEIM WGCC
The Department of Parks and Recreation announces Indoor Field Hockey Clinics will take place on Sunday mornings at the Bendheim Western Greenwich Civic Center. The classes will meet on January 21, 28, February 3, 25, March 4, 11. Children in 1st and 2nd grade will meet from 9:15 am – 10:30 am, and children in grades 3 – 5 will meet from 10:30 am – 12:00... ... Read more
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ROLLER SKATE PART AT WGCC
ROLLER SKATE PART AT WGCC
The Department of Parks and Recreation announces there will be a Roller Skating Party at the Bendheim Western Greenwich Civic Center on Thursday, December 28.  The party  is offered to children in kindergarten through 6th grade from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm.   ... Read more
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THUNDER RIDGE SKI AREA SKI AND SNOWBOARD LESSONS
THUNDER RIDGE SKI AREA SKI AND SNOWBOARD LESSONS
The Department of Parks and Recreation announces that Thunder Ridge Ski Area in Patterson, NY is offering ski and snowboard group lessons at a discounted rate when registered through the Greenwich Recreation office. ... Read more
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PLATFORM TENNIS MEMBERSHIP
PLATFORM TENNIS MEMBERSHIP
Membership provides 5 months of access to the Town courts for the duration of the season, from the end of September until the end of March. A seasonal rental permits the member to play with unlimited guests (family, teammates, friends, etc.) during the season. Guests must be present with the member while using the courts. Members also receive 2 ... ... Read more
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GREENWICH PARKS AND RECREATION NEWSLETTER
GREENWICH PARKS AND RECREATION NEWSLETTER
Check out what's going on in Parks and Recreation by clicking here!  If you wish to receive our Newsletters via email,  register here.
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YOUTH WINTER BASKETBALL
YOUTH WINTER BASKETBALL
The Department of Parks and Recreation announces registration has started for its Winter Youth Basketball Programs.  We will once again offer a Co-Ed Program on Saturdays at the International School at Dundee Gym for children in kindergarten through fifth grade.  There will also be a Co-Ed program at the Bendheim Western Greenwich Ci... ... Read more
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GREENWICH FARMERS MARKET RESUMES AT HORSENECK LOT
GREENWICH FARMERS MARKET RESUMES AT HORSENECK LOT
The Department of Parks and Recreation announces that the Greenwich Farmers Market will resume its outdoor location at the Commuters Parking Lot at the corner of Arch Street and Horseneck Lane in Greenwich beginning Saturday, May 20. ... Read more
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BOARD OF PARKS AND RECREATION MEETING
BOARD OF PARKS AND RECREATION MEETING

The next Board of Parks and Recreation meeting is scheduled for January 24, 2018 at the Dorothy Hamill Rink beginning at 6:30 pm.  Agenda to be announced.

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BYRAM POOL WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE 2017 SEASON
BYRAM POOL WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE 2017 SEASON
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RECEIVE UPDATES ON PROGRAM AND FACILITY POSTPONEMENTS
RECEIVE UPDATES ON PROGRAM AND FACILITY POSTPONEMENTS
For updates on program and facility postponements, check out the RECREATION SPORTS webpage. To sign up for text and e-mail weather communications, click here.
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POTABLE WATER ON GREAT CAPTAIN ISLAND TAINTED WITH SALT WATER
POTABLE WATER ON GREAT CAPTAIN ISLAND TAINTED WITH SALT WATER
As a result of Super Storm Sandy, the  potable water on Great Captain Island has been tainted with salt water.  This issue will stabilize over time and the water will improve.  Until such time, it is recommended that visitors bring bottled drinking water with them when they visit the island.  


Anti-discrimination Policy
It is the Town of Greenwich's policy to provide full, equal and nondiscriminatory access to its park facilities, beaches and recreation areas in accordance with applicable state and federal laws. The Town's park facilities, beaches and recreation areas are open to all Town residents and other members of the general public admitted thereto in accordance with, and subject to, applicable state and federal laws, and ordinances, and regulations promulgated by the Director of Parks and Recreation and the Selectmen. It is the policy of the Town of Greenwich that all Town ordinances, regulations, policies and rules with respect to the Town's park facilities, beaches and recreation areas are applied consistently without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, lawful source of income, mental retardation, mental disability or physical disability, including but not limited to blindness or deafness or any other legally protected classification.

Board of Parks and Recreation
RTM Parks and Recreation Committee

DIRECTIONS TO:
Tennis Courts
Parks, Golf Course & Skating Rink
Fields, Schools & Rental Facilities

Department Information
· General Information
· Report an Issue
· Send an Inquiry
· Parks and Recreation Town Code
· Parks and Recreation Foundation
Recreation Division
· F.A.Q.'s
· Sports Schedules/Locations & Updates
· Online Program Activity Registration
· Athletic Field Rentals/Permits
· Playgrounds & Parks
· Ice Skating Rink
· Skatepark
· Youth & Adult Programs
· Summer Camps
· Tennis
· Cos Cob Preschool
· Youth Recreation Scholarship Application
· Special Events/Concerts
· Eastern Greenwich Civic Center
· Western Greenwich Civic Center
· Neighborhood Community Ctrs.
Marine & Facilities Operations Division

· Boating Suggestions
· Boating & Marinas
· Ferry Schedule
· Park/Beach Passes
· Online Park/Beach &Tennis Pass Renewal 
· Beach Closures 
· Great Captain's Island
· Island Beach
· Byram Beach/Pool
· Greenwich Point 
· Commercial Marina Vendor
· Marine Pass Renewal

Parks & Trees Division
· Parks & Playgrounds
· Park Permits/Group Outings
· Overnight Camping
· Tree Hearing Notices
· Historic Landscape Report
· Binney Park Master Plan
· Public Tree Policy
· Tree Ordinance
· Acceptable Tree Plantings for Greenwich
· Request for signage @ Lake Ave.

Griffith E. Harris Golf Course

Click here for our new website

· Course Description
· New Member Golf Application
· Online Golf Membership Renewal
 

Tee Time - Reservations:

· Advance Reservations
· Same Day Reservations
Board Information
· Board of Parks & Recreation
 
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