12194890 1661113027466819 3929993996242347961 o1Lancaster Parks & Recreation Fall/Winter Activities

The Lancaster Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department will offer the following programs for the Fall and Winter season:

  •   folder Swim Programs - Water Aerobics - William Street School pool, Senior Swim - Lancaster High School pool, Family Swim - Lancaster High School pool
  • LEAP Program - Special Needs program that begins in October. Swim at William Street School, Crafts at Como Park Elementary School
  •   folder Men's Choose Up Basketball - Lancaster Middle School (begins at the end of September)

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Check out our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/lancasterrecreation

pdf Pool Extended Hours (48 KB)

Pool Extended Hours
Sun. Aug. 20 – Fri. Aug. 25

image Boys Basketball Camp Ages 6-11 (5.43 MB)

image Boys Basketball Camp Ages 12-15 (4.95 MB)

image Girls Basketball Camp Coached by Brittany Heist (5.15 MB)

image Golf Camp Coached by Ginny Doak Swann at Airport Driving Range (4.12 MB)

image Golf Camp Ages 12-15 Coached by Ginny Doak Swann at Airport Driving Range (3.77 MB)

image Girl's Volleyball Camp 2017 (5.13 MB)

Girls Volleyball Camp – July 5-7

Lancaster High School Field House

Coached by Becky Edwards

image Boy's Volleyball Camp 2017 (4.98 MB)

Boys Volleyball Camp – July 5-7

Lancaster High School Field House

Coached by Kelly Fellner

image 2017 Cheerleading (927 KB)

image 2017 Lacrosse Camp (2.61 MB)


Parks Summer 2017 Playground Information

Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

*School site playgrounds 8 AM – 3 PM

Monday, June 26 - Friday, August 18, 2017

Playgrounds are open to Lancaster residents of all ages (children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.)

Most playgrounds are staffed by two recreation leaders.

Arts & crafts are offered daily from 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM at a charge of 50¢ per craft.


*Como Park Elementary School - 1985 Como Park Blvd.

(*Hillview Elementary School - Closed Summer 2017*)

Keysa Town Park & Pool - Brady & Vandenberg

Meadow Lea Park - Broezel Ave. & Ronald Dr.

Twin District Fire Co. - 4999 William St.

Trips and activities offered at playgrounds:

  • 2017 Field Trips – Sky Zone, Quaker Splash, Regal $1.00 Movie Day, Lasertron, Buffalo Museum of Science, Eternal Flame, Niagara Climbing Center, Buffalo City Hall and Canalside, Darien Lake, End of Summer Party. (Permission slips and nominal fee for field trips are required.)
  • Tournaments & Activities– Tie Dye Day, Bring-A-Pet, Spirit Week, Bring-A-Buddy, Bumper Balls, 4 Square,  Scavenger Hunt, Chalk Wars, volleyball, soccer, Hot Shots basketball, Water Day, Dodgeball, Survivor, Kickball, Capture the Cones, Minute to Win-It, chess/checkers, horseshoes, obstacle course, punt, pass and kick, frisbee golf, hole-in-one, home run derby.


Heritage Trail

The Heritage Trail is open year round for your outdoor activities with the exception of the trail being closed during fall hunting season for your safety.

The Heritage Trail is a scenic 4 mile long bike trail stretching from Walter Winter Drive to Town Line Road. The Heritage Trail is perfect for biking, walking and inline skating as well as cross country skiing during the winter months.

  pdf Click Here to download the Heritage Trail Map (588 KB)

Parking and Trail Access

Trail-goers may access the Heritage Trail via Erie Street to Walter Winter Drive or by following Commerce Drive through the Village of Lancaster Industrial Park. The other entrance is off Town Line Road, between Walden Avenue and Westwood Road. Public parking lots are located at both entrances.