Welcome to West Seneca Youth & Recreation
The Recreation Department offers a diverse range of activities and classes for all ages. We strive to provide Quality, Affordable, Safe Programming options for all members of the community. Classes, programs, and events are scheduled seasonally. Please check our website for updates.
We are proud to provide you with our activity registration system and website. For an overview please click here. To get started please Create an Account with all your household information. The data provided - emergency contacts, medical information, etc. - will help us better serve you. This info will also be automatically placed into your registration forms.
When you’re ready to start registering for activities, be sure to review the How to Register for an Activity page. The Help page can be found here.
Please note that Resident ID Cards are no longer accepted. Residents will now need a Membership Card. Please click here for more information.
West Seneca Youth & Recreation is NOW HIRING for several year round and seasonal positions. All recreation programs and facilities being open and/or running are contingent upon proper staffing levels. More information on OPEN JOBS can be found by clicking here.
Due to the current health crisis, we urge all of our residents to continue to follow the guidance of the Centers for Disease Control, the NYS Health Department and the Erie County Health Department related to COVID-19. We will continue to make your health and the health of our community our highest priority.
The West Seneca Youth & RECREATION OFFICE is now open Monday, Thursday and Friday from 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM and on Tuesday and Wednesday during our regular hours of operation (9:30 AM - 11:30 AM and 2:30 - 4:30 PM). The department resuming its regular hours of operation On Monday, Thursday and Friday is contingent upon staffing levels. We are now hiring CLERK TYPIST PT. More information can be found by clicking here.
MEMBERSHIP CARDS are currently only being issued by appointment only. Appointment times are Monday - Friday between 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM and 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM. Appointments are based on departmental availability and are first come, first serve. Please email Lauren J. Masset, Recreation Supervisor at email@example.com or call 716-674-6086 (leave your name, phone number and we will follow up with you). For more information about memberships, requirements and what they are used for please click here.
The West Seneca CCL YOUTH GYM (programs) are closed until further notice. The department resuming programs (under COVID-19 restrictions) is contingent upon staffing levels. We are now hiring for several part-time positions. More information can be found by clicking here.
RECREATIONAL PROGRAMS are currently suspended, running will be contingent upon the following factors (a) staffing levels, currently the department does not have enough staff to run programs. If you are interested in applying, please visit our employment information page by clicking here. (b) NYS Sports & Recreation COVID-19 Guidelines. (c) Any other factors related to COVID-19. Please note that Adult Skate, Open Public Skate and Over 30 we cancelled for the season on 1/15/21, more information can be found below.
West Seneca ICE RINK is in the fourth phase of re-opening (WSYHA, WSCSD and 3rd Parties). If you are interested in obtaining an agreement for ice rental click here. The decision was made on 1-15-2021. As of 2-1-2021 high risk recreation and sports activities may partake under Sports & Recreation Guidelines and Local Health Department Guidelines. The department released a High Risk Sports plan for the West Seneca Ice Rink on 1-27-2021. The information can be found here.
ADULT SKATE, OPEN PUBLIC SKATE, OVER 30 HOCKEY
On 1-15-2021 NYSDOH/ECDOH was not allowing programs such as Adult Skate and Open Public Skate. Hockey was only permitted to practice. Games and scrimmages were not allowed (this includes both organized leagues and pick up). Adult Skate, Open Skate and Over 30 end annually in late March. As of 1-15-2021 If/When NYS allowed these programs the department would not have enough time between the date the programs were allowed again, to complete the hiring, onboarding, orientation, and training process to run a season. Therefore Adult Skate, Open Public Skate, and Over 30 Hockey have been canceled for the 2021 season as of 1-15-2021. The program season ends annually in late-March.
2021 SUMMER: SUMMER DAY CAMP, SWIM LESSONS, OPEN PUBLIC SWIM, and ADULT SWIM - Update 2/22/2021 - The West Seneca Town Board approved these programs for 2021. Summer Day Camp registration begins 3/1/2021 and Swim Lesson Levels and Little Swimmers registration begins 2/24/2021. These programs and facilities opening/running will be contingent upon the following factors (a) staffing levels. If you are interested in applying, please visit our employment information page (b) NYS Summer Camps COVID-19 Guidelines and NYS Public Pool COVID-19 Guidelines. (c) Any other factors related to COVID-19. Walk-In Program Registration is by APPOINTMENT ONLY due to low staffing. Appointments will take place Monday - Friday between 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM and on Tuesday and Wednesday between 2:30 - 4:30 PM. Please call 674-6086 to set up an appointment.