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Town of East Greenbush

Community and Recreational Services 


Department Director:  Jessica Lansing             This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it                                                    
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Welcome to Our Page!

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.


Thank you to the East Greenbush Police Benevolent Association for sponsoring and serving our senior holiday luncheon.

Town of East Greenbush Community and Recreational Services Department December Holiday Events

Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

Wednesday December 3rd

Town Hall 225 Columbia Turnpike

Activities from 6-8 p.m.  Tree Lighting at 6:30 p.m.

Performances by the Columbia High School Chamber Singers and Chorus

And Cass and Emma

Santa, Hot Cocoa, Snacks, Children’s Activities

Gingerbread House Displays and contest voting

Reveal of the East Greenbush Community Tree


Gingerbread House Competition

First through third place ribbons will be awarded.  All ribbon winners will have their house displayed in Town Hall throughout the month of December. If you wish to participate or would like more details go to eastgreenbush.org Community and Recreation Page and download a registration form.  All forms must be returned by November 21st.  Judging will take place at our Tree Lighting Ceremony Event on Dec. 3rd


East Greenbush Community Christmas Tree Project

The Holiday Season is a time to celebrate peace, good will and coming together.  We invite all businesses and organizations to join us as we create our first annual East Greenbush Community Christmas Tree to be displayed in Town Hall.  The tree will feature ornaments created by members of our community.  For more details go to eastgreenbush.org  Community and Recreation Page and download the flyer. All ornaments must be received by November 24th.

Holiday Homes Competition

Our annual Holiday Homes Competition will also be held in December.  For registration form and more details please go to eastgreenbush.org Community and Recreation page and download the flyer.  Judging will take place the week of December 14th and winner will be announced on December 19th.

Senior Holiday Luncheon

Wednesday December 10th at 12 noon in the Town Hall Community Room- Please RSVP to 477-4194 by December 1st.

Downloads for contest registrations:

icon East Greenbush Community Tree Project
icon Holiday Homes Contest 2014
icon Gingerbread House Competition Rules
icon Gingerbread House Competition Registration

We now have Town of East Greenbush Tee-shirts for sale!!  $10.00  Stop by Town Hall to purchase. We also have slingback sacks for $8  See below for pictures.

All will be available for purchase at all events as well!!



Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 December 2014 16:45

Upcoming Events

Dates & Times are subject to change
  • 12/3/2014 6:00-8:00 p.m.- Christmas Tree Lighting and Holiday Celebration
  • 12/9/14- Zoning Board Meeting 7:30 p.m.
  • 12/10/14- Senior Holiday Luncheon- 12 noon
  • 12/10/14-Planning Board Meeting- 7:00 p.m.
  • 12/16/14- 7:00 p.m.- CFAC Meeting East Greenbush Community Library
  • 12/17/14- 6:45 p.m. Public Hearing
  •                    7:00 p.m. Town Board Meeting
  • 12/23/14- Zoning Board Meeting 7:30 p.m.
  • 12/25-12/26/14- Town Hall Offices Closed Christmas Holiday


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East Greenbush Casino Project

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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

For Information on Summer Camp and Sports Camp, visit the Community and Recreational Activities page.

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