West Seneca Youth & Recreation
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News: July 2021 Newsletter

Date Published Author
  Lauren J. Masset 

Reminder: West Seneca Youth & Recreation will close at 5:00 PM on July 2, 2021 and remain closed until 9:00 AM on July 6, 2021 due to the 4th of July holiday. There will be no programs during this time. (Note: Summer Day Camp will open at 7:30 AM on July 6, 2021.)

The department office is open during its regular hours of operation Monday – Friday from 9:30 – 11:30 AM and 2:30 - 4:30 PM. Please call 716-674-6086 before you come to ensure we are not closed due to low staffing.

The Veterans Park Ball Bin has been installed along the fence of the Aquatics Center inside Veterans Park. The bin is re-stocked weekly (day of the week varies) and offers FREE recreation equipment on a first come, first serve basis. More information: https://westsenecany.myrec.com/info/activities/program_details.aspx?ProgramID=29861

The Veterans Park Splash Pad "Grand Opening" event is schedule for July 1, 2021. Please check back for the July 1, 2021 opening time. On July 2, 2021 and later the Splash Pad will be open from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM daily. More information: https://westsenecany.myrec.com/info/facilities/area_info.aspx?FacilityID=14714&AreaID=14715

The Veterans Park Large Pool will be open on a limited schedule due to staffing shortages. The Large Pool will be for valid Membership Cardholders only, see below for more information. Please visit our website for an Open Public Swim and Adult Swim Schedule. Link: https://westsenecany.myrec.com/info/activities/program_details.aspx?ProgramID=29841 

The department aggressively recruited throughout Erie, Niagara and other surrounding counties for Summer 2021 Staff, efforts included but are not limited to raising wages by $1.00 per hour and offering up to a $500 bonus. More information on Summer 2021 Recruitment efforts can be found here: https://westsenecany.myrec.com/info/news/details.aspx?NewsID=4527

Resident ID Cards are no longer valid regardless of the expiration date. you now need a Membership Card please visit our website for more information. Link: https://westsenecany.myrec.com/info/activities/program_details.aspx?ProgramID=29834

Please do not forget to check out the 
Discover West Seneca Series (http://www.burchfieldnac.org/discover-w-s/) and Town of West Seneca Parks Tour and Activity Guide (http://www.westseneca.net/application/files/4515/9223/2699/2020_Town_of_West_Seneca_Parks_Tour__Activity_Book__.pdf).
Continues Applications Accepted For:
Recreation Attendant, Part-Tim
various positions such as but not limited to ice rink guard (16+), youth gym attendant (18+), camp staff (18+), certified aquatics staff (16+). We need Rec Attendants PT for 2021 programs (Adult Skate, Open Skate, Pickleball, Basketball, Open Gym, and More)! The gym will remain closed for programming until the gym positions are filled. Open/Adult Skate and Youth Gym Programs will not run until the rink positions are filled for the 2021-22 season. Apply Today!
Clerk Typist, Part-Time: Requirements include being proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook. Send completed application along with a current resume to The Town of West Seneca, Recreation Department, 1250 Union Road, West Seneca, NY 14224. The department office will remain under appointments being required for membership cards and walk in registration until this position is filled.  

Now Hiring Link: http://www.westseneca.net/departments-and-services/youth-recreation/youth-gym-3#gsc.tab=0

APPLY TODAY! offering & Running safe & successful Recreation programs is dependent upon OUR STAFF / STAFFING LEVELS!  

This document does not contain all department information. Please visit our website (www.westsenecarecreation.com) for more information.