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Our department strives to provide quality programming to all of our residents. 
We believe that working together with other community organizations, schools, and businesses
is a vital component.  Please stop back often for updates. 
 We are always open to suggestions and ideas feel free to call our office with questions or comments.
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Office hours are Mon-Fri 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. 



Updates as of:  February 3, 2016

Summer Camp Info:

2016 Camp Info is Here!!!
Camp Themes and Info-icon Camp Themes and Information 2016
Camp Registration- icon Camp Registration 2016

 Check out our weekly themes and field trips!  Also the NYS DEC Fishery Dept will join us again for weekly fishing instruction and we have teamed with the EG Community Library for weekly library trips.  We have special community guests, sports clinics, and LOTS of fun!  
For our older campers 6th grade and up we have a Camp Council that leads us in idea building, character building, and civic projects!
Our Coounselor in Training program is a program for 15 year olds.  They will work with Assistant Directors and Staff on learning procedures and supervision skills for future employment.
Our Camp is located at the East Greenbush Town Park on Elliot Road.  Transportation is Provided by School Bus for East Greenbush Town Residents. Hours are 9-3 p.m.
We do have an after care program that runs til 5 p.m. No transportation is provided for dismissal from After Care
We also have a 1/2 day program either morning or afternoon. 
For more information please call 477-4194


Mondays:      10a.m.-12 p.m.: Scrabble NEW!
Do you love word puzzles and playing Scrabble? Come on out and join others and have some fun!

Mondays:    2:00-4:00 p.m. Knitters Club NEW!
Do you knit? Come on out and join other knitters, have some fun, share some tips, and socialize. Bring your supplies.

Tuesdays: 1:00-4:00 p.m. Mahjong

Wednesdays: 1:00-4:00 p.m. Dominoes

Thursdays:   11:00-4:00 p.m. Pinochle

Fridays: 2:00-4:00 p.m.    Once a month Senior Social NEW!
Join us every month for refreshments and entertainment or presentations. Meet and get to know fellow residents in your community and have some fun!
DATES: 2/19, 3/18, and 4/15

Come join us for “Paint and Punch” Our first Ever SENIOR Social Event for our Senior East Greenbush Residents

With instructor Noreen Powell

Date:  February 19th

Time:  2p.m.-4p.m.

Place:  EG Town Hall Community Room

Cost:  $10

Our version of “Paint and Sip” We will serve punch and cookies and you will get a 2 hour art lesson and paint your own canvass.  Sure to be lots of fun!  Class is limited to 20 participants.  Pre-registration is required.  Call the Community and Recreation office to register @ 477-4194 by February 12th.  Fees will be collected at the door the day of the event.

Other Department Information:

  • Skating at both the Town Park and Hampton Manor Lake is suspended at this time.  It is just to warm and the water is not frozen through.  Thank You -2/3/16
  •  The Town of East Greenbush Community and Recreation Department is now seeking bands or musicians for our 2016 Summer Concert Series “Music in the Park”. Please send pricing and a sample music CD and or/ website with video link to Town of East Greenbush Community and Recreation 225 Columbia Turnpike Rensselaer, NY 12144. All samples must be received by February 29th to be considered for 2016.
  •  VETERANS:  If your name is missing on our new Veterans Board let us know so we can add you! 477-4194 






Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 February 2016 18:44

Upcoming Events

Dates & Times are subject to change
ZBA Schedule    Planning Board Schedule     Town Board Schedule
  • Feb 05 - EG Goes Red for Women!
  • Feb 09 - 7:30 PM - ZBA Meeting
  • Feb 10 - Project Review Team Meeting
  • Feb 10 - 6:00 PM - Pre-Board Meeting
  • Feb 10 - 7:00 PM - Planning Board Meeting
  • Feb 12 - EG Goes Red for Women!
  • Feb 16 - 7:00 PM - Board of Ethics: Revisions Workshop
  • Feb 17 - 7:00 PM - Town Board Meeting
  • Feb 29 - 7:00 PM - Special Meeting Re: Hampton Manor Water
  • Mar 2 - 7:00 PM - Board of Ethics: Revisions Workshop

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Annual Water Quality Report

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2014 General Water Annual Drinking Water Quality Report

Park Rental

We are now accepting reservations for park pavilion rentals for  the 2016 season.
Please call The Community and Recreation Department for reservations and information.
Park Information

Town Hall

Town Hall
225 Columbia Turnpike
Rensselaer, NY 12144
(518) 477-4775 phone
(518) 477-2386 fax

Town Hall Office Hours: Monday–Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm except Holidays. Note that some departments operate additional hours as listed on their pages.

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Summer Camp

2016 Info is Here!!
Weekly themes, NYS DEC Fishery Dept weekly instruction, weekly library trips, Camp Council for older campers, CIT Program, and so much more!  

Check out our page for more info or call 477-4194

Camp Themes and Information 2016 

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Camp Registration 2016
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Final Assessment Roll

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