Parks Department > RECREATION AND ACTIVITIES

 

Recreation Division
Town Hall South
977 Hicksville Road
Massapequa, NY 11758
(516) 797-7945

 

The Recreation Division of the Town of Oyster Bay Parks Department offers a comprehensive, year-round recreation program, including softball leagues, physical fitness activities, Arts and Crafts, special events and more!

 

Looking for Summer Work?  Be a Summer Recreation Camp Counselor! Interviews begin in March.  For more information please call (516) 797-7945.



 

 

Going on now!

NEW PROGRAM ALERT!  This fun new program for toddlers aged 3 to 4 is designed to teach toddlers the fundamentals of sports. All classes will be held at the Hicksville Athletic Center. Registration will take place in-person January 3, 2022 from 1pm-4pm at the Bethpage Ice Rink. Classes are held Mondays or Tuesdays at 10am or 11am, and begin Monday, January 31, 2022. Classes will run one hour. Fees: $75.00 per resident or $90.00 per non-resident. Please call (516) 797-7945 for more information on how to register and what to expect from this program.

This program is for children ages 2-4 and is open to resident children, as well as non-resident children who are accompanied by a TOB resident caregiver (ex. Grandparents/Nanny). Each class meets once per week and is 45 minutes long. Youngsters will learn to create the assigned daily craft while nourishing socialization skills, creativity, and communication skills. All children must have a parent or guardian present for the duration of the class.

Toddler Arts and Crafts Program- “Nourishing creative minds, one craft at a time”

 

Town of Oyster Bay Ice Skating Center Community Room:
1001 Stewart Avenue, Bethpage NY 11714

 

Hicksville Athletic Center:
167 S. Broadway, Hicksville NY 11801


(516) 797-7945

 

Session 1: Winter (January-March) 6 Weeks
Session 2: Fall (September- November) 8 Weeks

 

This program is for children ages 2-4 and is open to resident children, as well as non-resident children who are accompanied by a TOB resident caregiver (ex. Grandparents/Nanny). Each class meets once per week and is 45 minutes long. Youngsters will learn to create the assigned daily craft while nourishing socialization skills, creativity, and communication skills. All children must have a parent or guardian present for the duration of the class.

 

Residents: $35 per child
Non Residents accompanied by resident caregiver: $45 per child

 

Registration must be done in person only at Town Hall South Recreation office. Please call the Recreation office on more information on how to register (516) 797-7945.

Annual Town of Oyster Bay Bluefish Tournament

 

**Scheduled for September 18, 2022**

Fishing enthusiasts and their families are invited to participate in this time honored tradition! This fishing tournament is located in beautiful Oyster Bay Harbor and launches out of Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park and Beach in Oyster Bay. Whether it is skill, or a little bit of luck, fisherman will hunt the waters for the largest Bluefish caught with 12 hours on the clock. A weigh in and awards ceremony will greet you as you pull back to shore along with a BBQ tailgate and door prizes. This event is held every year in September. For more information and registration please call (516) 797-7945.

10K Run for A.S.P.I.R.E

 

**Date TBD**

In partnership with the Greater Long Island Running Club, this event takes place at the Howard B. Mattlin Middle School in Plainview.  The course is approximately 6.2 miles long.  This run is held in the spring.  For more information please visit www.glirc.org or call (516) 797-7945.

 

Runner’s Edge TOBAY Triathlon and Jr. Triathlon

 

**Scheduled for August 28, 2022 & August 27, 2022 (JR Triathlon)**

Athletes complete a rigorous three course event in the greater Oyster Bay area.  The Triathlon begins with a ½ mile swim in Oyster Bay Harbor, into a 15k bike course, and finishing up with a 5k run through the Town of Oyster Bay’s pristine gold coast.  Registration begins in February.  This event is hosted in August.  Junior athletes are encouraged to participate in the JR. Triathlon on the Saturday before this event.  For more information please visit www.glirc.org or call (516) 797-7945.

 

Town of Oyster Bay Walk for Autism

 

**Scheduled for September 24, 2022**

Benefiting Advantage Care Health Center’s Fay J. Linder Center for Autism & Developmental Disabilities.  Participants will walk through scenic John J. Burns Town Park in Massapequa and finish up with a BBQ in the park, live DJ, and door prizes. This event takes place every September.  For more information please visit www.advantagecaredtc.org/TOBwalk or call (516) 797-7945.

 

Supervisor’s 5K Run

 

**Scheduled for October 15, 2022**

Kick off the Oyster Festival weekend in October with an intermediate 3.1 mile run through Oyster Bay and Oyster Bay Cove.  Then indulge in all the goodies during the fest! For more information visit www.glirc.org or call (516) 797-7945.

Long Island NETS Basketball Clinic

 

**Returning soon!**

A FREE Basketball Clinic in partnership with the Long Island Nets coaching staff for youngsters ages 6-13. Your child will participate in a 90 minute skills and drills session complete with contests led by a member of the Long Island Nets Coaching staff.  All equipment is provided and each child will receive a tee-shirt. No prior basketball experience is necessary. Space is limited. Call (516) 797-7945 for more information.

 

Men’s Softball League

 

**Returning January 2022!**

Registration begins in January.  Fee: $700.00 per team plus insurance, liability and umpire fees. Games start in May and run through September.  Call (516) 797-7945 for information.

 

Youth Tennis Program

 

**Returning July 2022!**

Registration begins Wednesday, July 15, 2022. Open to youngsters ages 5-8 and is held once a week.  Children will learn the fundamentals of tennis, hone their skills, and increase coordination!  No prior tennis experience is necessary. Fees: $75.00 per resident $90.00 per non-resident. Call (516) 797-7943 for more information on locations, days and time.

 

NEW PROGRAM ALERT!  Toddler Sports Program

 

**Begins January 31, 2022**

This fun new program for toddlers aged 3 to 4 is designed to teach toddlers the fundamentals of sports. All classes will be held at the Hicksville Athletic Center. Registration will take place in-person January 3, 2022 from 1pm-4pm at the Bethpage Ice Rink. Classes are held Mondays or Tuesdays at 10am or 11am, and begin Monday, January 31, 2022. Classes will run one hour. Fees: $75.00 per resident or $90.00 per non-resident. Please call (516) 797-7945 for more information on how to register and what to expect from this program.