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RECREATION COMMISION PROGRAMS


The Recreation Department is under the direction of Councilman Joe Devine and is a non-profit service agency for PASD citizens.

For more information regarding these programs, call City Hall at 622-1234 Ext. 346 Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.

 
2013-2014 WINTER - SPRING PROGRAMS
*M & T NIGHT at the MAJESTIC THEATER*
    brought to you by
    Pottsville Recreation

    FREE ADMISSION & POPCORN
    Time: 7:00 PM

    January 18th - Planes,
    Rated PG

    February 15th – Monsters University
    Rated PG

    March 15th – Coudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2

    April 19th – TBA

    May 17th – TBA

    Sponsored by M & T Bank and Pottsville Recreation


M & T NIGHT at the MAJESTIC THEATER

 
*D.H.H. LENGEL SWIMMING POOL*
    Family swim-all ages
    under 18 must have parent signature.
    Lap swimming available upon request.
    SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS 1:00-4:00 PM
    WEDNESDAYS 6:00-8:00 PM

    Fee: $3.00/adult resident, $4.00/non-resident,
    $1.00 students & children
    Use rear entrance to Martz Hall.
    Facility may be closed due to scheduled school events.
    Sponsored by Pottsville Recreation
D.H.H. LENGEL SWIMMING POOL

 
*D.H.H. LENGEL INDOOR TRACK*
    OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
    Indoor track available for walking/jogging.
    All ages, under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

    SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS 1-4 PM
    MON-FRI 6:00-8:00 PM

    Use rear entrance to Martz Hall.
    Cost: Free
    Sponsored by Pottsville Recreation
    Facility may be closed due to scheduled school events.
    Information call 622-1234 x346


D.H.H. LENGEL INDOOR TRACK

 
*HOT SHOT BASKETBALL*
    At Martz Hall
    SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 16th, 4:00 PM
    FREE – Registration begins at 3:30
    Shoot from 5 distinct spots –
    Separate contests for Boys & Girls
    Age groups: 9-10, 11-12, 13-14
    PRIZES AWARDED
    Use rear entrance to Martz Hall
    Sponsored by Pottsville Recreation

HOT SHOT BASKETBALL

 
*AQUA AEROBICS*
    At I.U. #29 Pool in MarLin
    TUESDAYS and THURSDAYS
    6:00 – 7:30 PM
    January 14 through May 29, 2014
    Fee: $3.00 per class.
    Register at class. Begin on any session.
    Instructor: Loretta Wonchalk – Call 682-3410

AQUA AEROBICS

 
*BALLROOM DANCE*
    At Trinity Episcopal Church
    FRIDAYS 7:00-9:00 PM
    through June 6, 2014
    Fee: $4.00/class. Register at class.
    Learn basic dance steps for the waltz, foxtrot,
    jitterbug, cha-cha, tango & rumba.
    Instructor: Barbara Snitzer – Call 622-6619
BALLROOM DANCE

 
*EASTER EGG HUNT*
    At Alumni Field
    SUNDAY, APRIL 13th , 2:00 PM
    Rain date: Saturday, April 19th

    EASTER EGG HUNT Age groups: 2 & under, 3-4, 5-6, & 7-8
    Bring a basket or collection container
    EASTER BONNET CONTEST – All ages: prizes for
    most original, prettiest & funniest
    MEET THE EASTER BUNNY – TAKE PHOTOS
    Flower for Mom- prizes & refreshments for children

EASTER EGG HUNT

 
*2014 SPRING SWIM LESSONS*
    Lesson at DHH Lengel School
    April 21st – May 15th
    Ages starting at 6 months
    Classes held either Mon/Wed or Tues/Thurs
    1 hour class, 5-6 PM, 6-7 PM or 7-8 PM
    Exact schedule available at registration
    Registration: April 5th, 1-4 PM; April 7th & 8th, 5-7 PM
    Register at DHH Lengel school cafeteria
    $25 first child, $15 second child and $10 each additional child
 

 
*YOUTH TRACK MEET HERSHEY QUALIFIER*
    At PAHS Veterans Stadium
    BOYS and GIRLS ages 5-14
    SUNDAY, MAY 4th, 1:30 PM
    Rain date: Sunday, May 18th
    50, 100, 200 & 400 Meter Dash,
    800 & 1600 Meter Run, 4 X 100 Relay,
    Standing Long Jump, Softball Throw
    FREE – Registration 12:30 – 1:00, parent signature required.
    Individuals may only participate in one local meet.
    Winners ages 9-14 advance to Hershey’s Track & Field
    District Meet TBA

    Registration Form     Event Sign In Sheet


YOUTH TRACK MEET HERSHEY QUALIFIER

 
*LIFEGUARD & WSI CERTIFICATION CLASSES*
    Classes at DHH Lengel School
    May 19th – May 30th
    Monday through Friday
    3:30 – 5:30 PM
    Recerts: May 17th, May 24th and May 31st from 9-12 noon.
    gschuettler@pottsville.k12.pa.us to register

 

 
*CITY WIDE YARDSALE*
    Date: 05/24/2014
    Time: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

    UNION STATION parking lot, Progress Avenue & Union Street..rain or shine

  • Donate items to be sold: drop off at City Hall, 8AM-4PM M-F or call 570.622.1234 ext 346 to arrange for pick-up of items.
  • Rent space to sell items of your own: $10/space, bring your own table. Available to individuals, clubs or organizations.
  • Organize an individual or neighborhood sale at your own location. Contact Pottsville Recreation to be included on the map of yard sales for that day.
  • Vendors will offer food & drinks for sale.
  • Chinese auction: Drawings at 1 PM Saturday, shop & drop Friday, May 23rd, Pottsville City Hall, 8 AM-4 PM.

 

 
*CITY CYCLE 17*

Click Here for Registration Form

    Bicycle Road Race
    Adult Race – 10:00 AM
    • Registration - 8:30-9:30 AM - Martz Hall/DHH Lengel (16th St & Laurel Blvd, Pottsville, PA)
    • Course: Approximately 17 miles (see map), 5 loops
    • Entrance Fee: $25 includes T-shirt (first 50)
    • Team* Fee: $50 in addition to individual fee
            *Team consists of 4 or more cyclists, only top 4 times are used to calculate finish place
    • Prizes: Overall: 1st-$100, 2nd-$75, 3rd-$50, 4th-$40, 5th-$30, 6th-$20;
           1st Each Age Group: $10;
           1st Female: $25; 2nd Female: $10;
           Oldest Racer: $10;
           Team: $100 and 1st place trophy
    • Free refreshments following race

    Helmets required – Gloves recommended

    RACE COURSE:

CITY CYCLE 17

 

*Cancellation Policy*
When I.U. at MarLin or Pottsville Area School District closes or has early dismissal, recreational programs are automatically cancelled for that evening

The Recreation Commission is under the direction of Councilman Joseph Devine and is a non-profit service agency for Pottsville residents

For more information regarding all programs, call Pottsville Recreation at 622-1234 ext. 346 | Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM