Town of Gates Recreation & Parks

Online Registration Website

    

Welcome to the Gates Recreation and Parks Department website. Our administrative offices are open Monday - Friday, 9 AM - 5 PM & Thursday evenings until 7 PM.  Please see the DEPARTMENT NEWS items below for program information and updates. Please contact our office, as indicated to the left, or call 429-8289 for updates and information. Use the links below to locate our department services and information:

CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT: You need to have an account to register for activities or request a facility reservation on-line. Select the "Sign In" button above if you already have an account. 

ELECTRONIC BROCHURE: Authorize Gates Recreation and Parks Department to e-mail you notice of the seasonal brochure being available, instead of mailing the brochure via USPS. 
Select the Programs/Registration link above for information on finding and registering for activities, as well as to see what programs that have begun, but are drop-in programs or registration is still being accepted.

Select the Facilities link above for information and checking into facility availability and reservations. Gates
  
Select the About Gates Rec & Pks link above for information on the Recreation and Parks Department, Recreation and Parks Commission, the Friends of Gates Recreation and Parks and department staff contacts.

Department News


HALLOWEEN PARTY

Come join Miss Stacie and friends as we celebrate Halloween!  The Gates Community Center will be decorated and there will be stations set up for trick-or-treating and games.  There will be light refreshments served.  There will be a Haunted House area for the older kids and a story time area for the  younger kids.  Make sure you come dressed in costume.  Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.  This program is for children 14 and under.
Friday, October 27th 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Gates Community Center
FREE

KIDS NIGHT OUT

​This monthly program gives kids the chance to enjoy a special evening away from their parents in a fun and safe environment.  We will have games, crafts, snacks and different activities.  Please register early to assure these programs run.
For Ages 5 - 14

Magic Night - Friday, October 20
Weird Science - Friday, November 17
Holiday Treats - Friday, December 15

Time:  6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Place:  Recreation Center Common Area
Fee:  Resident $10 per class     Non-Resident  $16 per class




PROJECT NIGHT
Do you like to do crafts, knitting, sewing, etc?  Do you find it hard to find time at home to work on it?  Come join us at the Recreation Center on the 3rd Tuesday of the month to work on your projects and socialize with others without distractions of home or TV.  Bring whatever you want to work on and if you wish, bring something to snack on.  Maybe you are doing something that others would love to learn.  We will have times for sharing skills if interested or sometimes we'll bring in instructors to teach something new.   This is a free program but we ask you to sign up so we know who might be attending.
For:  Ages 16 and over
Dates:  Nov. 21 & Dec. 19
Time:  6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Place:  Recreation Center Room B
FREE

VETERAN'S DAY SERVICE

This special service to honor our veterans will include a speaker from the American Legion Doud Post #98 and student essay finalists from Gates Chili Schools.  The community is invited to attend this Veteran's Day Service to honor the dedicated men and women who have served our country.
Saturday, November 11th
10:30 AM
Gates Community Center Large Meeting Room









Other Department News


Gates Recreation and Parks Commission Meeting Minutes:  2017 Sept. Meeting Minutes




Gates Recreation Teddy Bear