2019 Summer employment applications are now being accepted for summer recreation postions for Lifeguards and Camp Counselors.
All applications are due by February 1, 2019, no exceptions.
The applicaiton can be found below or you can pick one up in person at our Recreation Office at 5 Old Lime Kiln Rd.
Applicaitons can be returned, by February 1st, via any of the methods below:
email to Recreation1@eastfishkillny.org
In person at our Recreation Office at 5 Old Lime Kiln Rd.
via fax to 845-223-5581
via mail to: Town of East Fishkill Recreation, 330 Route 376, Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
Applications for SUMMER MAITENANCE WORKERS can be obtained at the Town Highway Dept. or Town Supervisor's Office at Town Hall.
NEW LIME KILN REC HOURS
MONDAY - FRIDAY 7:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.
SATURDAY 8:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
THE OUTDOOR PARK AND JULIE'S JUNGLE REMAIN OPEN DAILY, 7 DAYS A WEEK, FROM DAWN UNTIL DUSK
Summer: Throughout summer you will notice that sections of Hopewell Rec. Park will be cordoned off occasionally to accommodate some of our summer programs and camps. Hopewell Rec. Park is located at 392 Route 376 (near the Library and Wells Fargo). We are asking that town residents please take notice of these designated areas, which may change weekly, and avoid those sections of the park during program hours.
Your cooperation is very much appreciated and we invite you to take this opportunity to visit the many other parks that we have throughout East Fishkill such as:
Lime Kiln Rec at 5 Old Lime Kiln Rd. Offering a playground, walking path, ball fields, basketball courts, tennis courts, and ball fields.
Wiccopee Rec. at 7 West Hook Rd. Offering a playground and open field.
Route 52 Complex (Soccer Fields) at 1925 Route 52 Offering a playground, walking path, pavilion, and open fields.
Leetown Rec. at 433 Leetown Rd. Stormville. Offering a playground, ball field, and basketball court.
Red Wing Park at 11 Old Farm Rd. (there is a nominal fee for entrance). Offering lake swimming, playground, refreshments, and pavilion.
Brettview Rec. at 14 Ninham Ave. Offering a playground, basketball court, and ball fields.
East Fishkill Recreation offers one of the best recreation programs in the Hudson Valley with a variety of specialized programs for everyone. We offer athletic leagues for adults and youth, activities for our active senior citizens at the community center; aquatic programs and swimming at Red Wing Lake; numerous special events, bus trips, a fully accessible playground, and a fitness center. Our outdoor space includes over 165 acres of beautiful parks and well groomed athletic fields.
Our mission is to maximize the benefit and enjoyment of parks, programs, and activities utilizing town resources in an effective, efficient, and responsive manner. You can show your community support and maximize your business exposure by becoming a Parks and Recreation Sponsor. By doing so, your business will be able to connect with the citizens of East Fishkill of all ages and interests. Sponsors are offered a variety of promotion and public awareness outlets in exchange for their commitment. With multiple sponsorship levels available, there is an option for a business or organization of any size. With your help, through sponsorships, we will be able to continue to provide exceptional community programs for the residents of East Fishkill.
For sponsorship details see the attachment below
Contact the Recreation Dept. at 226-8395 or email@example.com
EAST FISHKILL is home to numerous sports leagues many of which are run independently as not-for-profits by volunteer community members.
The Town of East Fishkill permits these leagues to utilize town park space for organized athletics of East Fishkill residents.
Details for Youth and Adult leagues and programs can be found using the links on right side of this page.
Background Checks are REQUIRED for coaches participating in any sport in the Town of East Fishkill. Follow the information in the link below to register and complete the background check. The background check will be good for two years. It must be completed by new coaches before the start of any season. (example: If you were checked and approved in 2017 you are good until 2019).
Once you submit your information it will take 5-7 days to process. Check your emails for a letter from Verified Volunteers which will indicate that your background check is complete.
Once you receive the letter that you are eligible to coach bring a copy of the letter to the Lime Kiln Recreation Office, Mon-Fri 7:00 am - 7:00 pm and Saturday 8:30 am - 12:00 pm, for a coaches card. The card is free of charge.
Any questions can be directed to the Recreation Department via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 226-8395.