Easter Egg Hunt: Spring has sprung which means one thing … The Garden City Department of Recreation and Parks' annual Easter egg hunt! This year’s hunt will take place Saturday at Garden City Community Park for village residents. All three hunts will be held beginning at 10 a.m. with three age divisions: Preschool to Kindergarten, grades 1 and 2; and grades 3 to 5. Remember to bring a smile, your own basket and say hello to the Easter bunny! For weather updates the day of the Hunt, call Community Park at 483-2525. The rain date for the Easter egg hunt is Monday, April 9 at 10 a.m. Don’t miss this great morning of fun!
Extra Tennis Courts Available: Looking to play some extra tennis? Due to spring break (April 7-15) courts will be available for residents to reserve at the tennis center. Call the Community Park Clubhouse at 483-2525 for further information and rates.
Registration for Women’s Tennis Leagues: Sign ups for the 2012-2013 Community Park Tennis Center weekday women’s tennis leagues are underway. All players wishing to join can pick up and fill out an application at the Community Park Clubhouse or download an application at www.gardencityrecreation.org. Current players have the first choice to rejoin their league and must be signed up for next season by Friday, April 27. After this date openings will be filled on a first come first served basis by qualified players. If you do not come in first or second in your current group and you wish to move up you may try out for the group.
If our pro ranks you at that level and there are openings you can move to the next level. So get your application in as soon as possible. All new players must attend a try-out (to be rated) with one of our pros before they can play in the league. You do not have to try out for learn and play league. If you do not get into the league of your choice, you may sign up as a sub player. We will do our best to accommodate players. However there is limited court time and a limited number of openings in the women’s tennis leagues. For more information please call Tom McGerty at the Community Park Clubhouse, 483-2525.
The fee to play is $460 per person for doubles and $470 per person for singles leagues.
- Monday 3.0 DOUBLES 1 – 2:30
- Tuesday 2.5 DOUBLES 11:30 - 1
- Wednesday 2.0 - 2.5 (Coached Play) 11:30 – 12:30
- Thursday 3.0 SINGLES 11:30 - 12:30
- Thursday 3.5 DOUBLES 12:30 – 2
- Friday 1.5 - 2.0 (Instructional) 11 – 12
- Friday 3.0 – 3.5 SINGLES 12 – 1
Have Your Next Birthday Party with Us! If you are planning a birthday party, a group outing or just looking to get together with family, friends or co-workers, why not try miniature golf at Community Park? Our course has twists and turns to excite players of all ages! We offer a beautiful setting with a shaded picnic area, a playground and a snack bar. Additionally this fun-filled activity is reasonably priced. So look into our party packages and let the fun begin!
We are now booking parties for the 2012 season which starts mid-April. For more information or to book a party, call Tom at the Community Park Clubhouse at 483-2525.