Penfield Recreation E-News February 17, 2021

Town of Penfield


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COVID Guidelines

Please remember, when you attend a class at Penfield Community Center you must:

    • Sign in and agree to a health screening upon entering the building
    • Wear a mask at all times
    • Wash and sanitize your hands before arriving to class
    • Remain 6 ft from anyone outside your own household

Dodgeball Plus

clip art dodgeball playerAttention middle and high school students! This class will give you social interaction and physical activity in a safe environment. We will play Dodgeball and one of the following activities each week: Ultimate (Frisbee), basketball, soccer, whiffleball, kickball, etc. This is a pick-up program; weekly attendance is not required.

Fridays, February 19-March 26
Grades 6-10
Penfield Community Center


Youth Dance Classes - New session begins Feb 26

4 young dancersCreative Movement - Ages 3-5
Introductoin to very basic tap & ballet movement. Class will focus on group activities, including dance movement, tumbling, and dance exercise. 

Tap, Ballet & Tumbling - Ages 5-9
Children will develop skills in tap, ballet, and tumbling.

Hip Hop - Ages 8-16
Children will learn the latest dance moves while getting a great workout!

Tap, Ballet & Jazz Level II - Ages 7-13
Children with previous dance experience will further develop their technique in tap & ballet.

**ALL CLASSES will include a recital on Friday, June 11.


Introduction to Comic Making

rec_enewsgraphx_drawing.jpgKids - come learn how comics are put together! You will create a character and put your own story together.

Saturdays, February 27 - March 27
Ages 10-18
Penfield Community Center


Winter Family Night Out

mom and child sleddingJoin friends and neighbors for our annual Family Snow Night Out, Friday, February 26 at Harris Whalen Park. We will have music, refreshments, and guided hikes under the full moon! And, of course, there is sledding! Penfield Trails Committee will lead the hikes through the wooded trails. Bring a flashlight or headlamp.

This event is free and open to the public. No registration required. Event begins at 6:00 PM and runs through 8:00 PM. 

Tuesday & Thursday Lunches for Seniors

rec_enewsgraphx_baglunch.jpgA curbside grab-and-go lunch, prepared in the community center kitchen, is available on Tuesdays & Thursdays between 11:30AM and 1:00PM. Lunches are $4 and can be ordered by calling (585) 340-8655 (option 0). Call for menu or check our website.


Rec Classes Online

clip art computer screenWe have made many of our Daytime Education at Recreation (DEAR) free classes available online via Zoom! Visit our website to see the schedule and register for classes. 

icon-calendar.pngUpcoming Programs and Events

Below is a list of upcoming programs and their start dates. Please be sure to register early for programs you wish to participate in. If program does not meet a minimum number of participants, it may be cancelled.


DEAR Online Class Schedule   |   Winter Program Brochure

2/27     Introduction to Comic Making
3/1       Musical Theater Workshop: Mamma Mia
3/1       Musical Theater Workshop: Descendants
2/26     Creative Movement
2/26     Tap, Ballet & Tumbling
2/26     Hip Hop
2/26     Tap, Ballet & Jazz Level II 
3/4       Intro to Movement & Tumbling
3/2       Irish Dance
3/2       Irish Dance: Little Leprechauns
2/26     Preschool Adventures
2/25     Single Servings: Strega Nona
2/26     Cooking for Teens and Tweens: Cupcake Club
2/27     Red Cross Babysitting
2/27     Safety First for Children
2/23     Running Wild
2/24     Running Wild
2/19     Dodgeball Plus
3/1       Wiggles, Giggles & Jiggles
2/24     Lil Athletes

3/4       Family Yoga

2/25      Pilates Mat with Therese
2/22      Pickleball for Beginners     

(See DEAR Online Class Schedule)

Penfield Recreation
Penfield, New York, 14526 |