The Recreation Department and Community Center is responsible for developing
and managing the youth and recreation programs for the town. The Recreation Department’s Director is Carol Dennin (Youth/Recreation Staff Contacts) It offers a wide range of programs, events, and activities for all ages and also oversees the operation of the Rochester Community Center located at 15 Tobacco Road in Accord.
Sat. Sept 30, 2017
Rochester C #l Fire House
Main Street, Accord
Youth Talent Show – 12 Noon
Pie Contest – Youth and Adult – immediately following talent show.
To enter talent show and pie contest call 626-2115.
See Below for additional programs and registration forms!
The Department is guided by The Youth Commission Board, which usually meets
the fourth Thursday of the month at the Community Center at 9:30 A.M.
After School Program:
First day of Program is Sept. 11, 2017
The after school program is a community based program allowing local children to have a safe, fun and inexpensive place to go after school. This year some necessary changes will be made in order to keep this program in place.
Details and registration forms will be available after August 23.
Summer Program 2017
Summer Program Registration has begun for Town of Rochester Residents only.Non Residents will be able to register after April 1st. This is a 7 week program that runs from July 10-August 25. You are not required to sign up for all 7 weeks. Registration fee is $110 per week for residents and $120 per week for non-residents.
Please call The Recreation Department for information 845-626-2115.
To sign up for a trip or activity listed in the Newsletter, please call the
office or come in to sign-up. (No sign-ups for trips accepted on the
answering machine.) If you sign up for a trip, we will hold a seat for you
unless you call and cancel and then we will try to sell your ticket to
someone on the waiting list. If your tickets cannot be sold, you are held
responsible for payment, and you will not be reimbursed.
Please be aware that trip goers must adhere to bus departure times for
destinations so we can remain on schedule. Failure to do so will result in
not being allowed to signup for future trips. Please Note that due to bank
policy, we must charge $15 for each returned check. Alcohol is prohibited on
Youth Department trips, programs, and activities.
Our Rent-A-Kid Program helps connect kids wanting to work with folks that
need help around the house. Services include, Yard work, greenhouse work,
housecleaning, mother’s helper, babysitting, pet sitting, washing windows,
seasonal work, etc.
Need one of our Rent-A-Kids or want to be one? Fill out our application or
call the Recreation Department at 626-2115.