Lancaster Recreation Commission
Lancaster Recreation Commission - Recreational Activities
**NOTES** Click here for Coronavirus Information A cooperative program of the City, Township, and School District of Lancaster. Provides a wide variety of opportunities for citizens of all ages to participate in recreational activities. Youth Activities include: - Sports, such as track meets, basketball, soccer, field hockey, tennis, volleyball, flag football, cheerleading, gymnastics, football, softball, little league baseball - Cultural enrichment, such as music, dance, theatre, and art - Summer playgrounds and day camps - Free lunches, snacks, and nutrition education provided at all summer programs - Summer Day Camps for working parents - Music, performing arts, other special interest and sports camps - School-Age Child Care - Before/after school programs in 12 School District of Lancaster elementary schools - Day care/preschool year long - Classes in swimming, martial arts, ballet, jazz and tap dance Special events: - Fall Family Fun Fest - Trick or Trot 5K and Monster Run for Kids - Open Streets Lancaster - Candy Cane Hunt - Giant yard sales in May and September - Daddy-Daughter Dance - Mom and Son Fall Ball Adult Activities include: - Sports leagues; such as volleyball, basketball, coed softball, coed dodgeball - Exercise classes; such as aerobics, yoga, pilates Family Activities include: - Conestoga Pines Swimming Pool (outdoors, summer only; open daily Memorial Day to Labor Day) - Film series - Bus trips - Bingo nights - Ice cream socials Special Services include: - Discount admission tickets to amusement parks - Rental of Lancaster Recreation Commission facilities - Employment opportunities available to college students year-round - Senior Programs Available for ages 50 and older
525 Fairview Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603
Eligibility: No limitations for most programs; Happy Hearts Club: age 50 years or older
Hours: Office: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm; Program hours vary
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (717) 392-2115 Administration
  • (717) 392-2115 Main
  • (717) 392-8489 Fax
Intake Procedure: Telephone, walk-in, mail, online
Fee Amounts: Vary; sliding scale for those who qualify; non-residents of Lancaster City/Township are charged a 25% higher fee.
Languages Spoken: English/Spanish
Service Contact: 717-392-2115
  • Physical Fitness
  • Recreation Centers
  • Recreational Activities/Sports
  • Recreational/Leisure/Arts Instruction
  • Swimming Facilities
* The community resource directory information is up to date to the best of our knowledge. However, you should always call the provider to confirm this information and make an appointment. Be sure to confirm payment information with the provider, if payment is required. Pennsylvania 211 does not rate, recommend or endorse any agency. We simply provide information as a public service.
Lancaster Recreation Commission
Exit IconPanic Button
Click here or hit the 'esc' key on your keyboard to leave this site fast.