Welcome to the Somers Recreation Department official website! We hope the information contained within this site will help you, your family, and your friends engage with unlimited recreational opportunities. Somers is a great place to live and play! Our goal is simple: we want to help you make recreation and fitness a priority in your life and in our community. We look forward to working and playing together!
Recreation Subsidy Program
SES After School Enrichment Program
The Somers Recreation Department, in conjunction with Somers Elementary School is incredibly pleased to announce that registration is now open for our *new* SES After School Enrichment Program to be located at Somers Elementary School.
The SES After School Enrichment Program will begin on Wednesday, August 30 (first day of school) and will run for the entirety of the 2017-18 Somers school year. The program is open to all Somers Elementary School students: grades K through 5. The SES After School Program will begin each school day (not including scheduled early release dates) at 3:30pm and conclude at 6:00pm. Scheduled operating times of the program will be altered on school days with scheduled early release. The program will not run on school holidays, school snow days, school vacations, or on days with early dismissal due to inclement weather.
Pre-registration is required for participation in the SES After School Program. Individuals can register a child(ren) for the SES After School Enrichment Program by clicking the PROGRAMS tab to the left.
Registration is organized by month. Cost is calculated based on the total number of days, within a month, that your Participant will be in the SES After School Enrichment Program. Please be sure to check that the appropriate number of days are selected to be sure you are not overpaying for the program at check out. Before completing registration, parents/guardians will be prompted to complete the Monthly Attendance Form. Please be sure to fill out the form, with the specific dates that your child(ren) will be participating in the program, completely and accurately.
Sibling discounts available! Click the "sibling rate" program option for adjusted pricing.
TOT SOCCER Presented by Futsal & Street Soccer
Tot Soccer is the perfect opportunity for you to bring your little one out to get introduced to the game of soccer! The program will include children learning basic techniques of soccer and give them the opportunity to meet new friends all while having a blast!
2017 SUMMER CAMPS
Regular camp hours are 8:30am-4:00pm. We offer extended care hours before and after camp: Beforecare from 7:30am-8:30am & Aftercare from 4pm-5:30pm. Early registration discounts and late fees apply. Discount for Somers residents!
DISCOVER GOLF CAMP at Cedar Knob Golf Course
Is your child interested in learning a game he/she can play for a lifetime from a professional? Somers Rec is partnering with Cedar Knob Golf Course to offer the “Discover Golf” Camp. Learn the fundamentals of golf from a PGA Professional while making new friends! The DISCOVER GOLF CAMP at Cedar Knob Golf Course will run from 9am-noon from Tuesday, July 18 through Friday, July 21. Sibling and resident discounts available!
The Somers Spartan Basketball Camp is a *new* program in 2017. Keep improving on what you learned during the winter season! The program includes daily skill development to improve your game and increase your confidence, as well as daily games. There will also be a unique lecture each day by a variety of different industry professionals. You never know who might show up! Current and former SHS players will comprise our staff for this fun and informative camp.
Are you Hollywood’s next star actor, director, producer, or editor? Find out right here in Somers with the IncrediFlix Live Action Flix & Lego Flix camps at Somers Elementary School! Somers Recreation is proud to be partnering with IncrediFlix to offer this *new* camp to the 2017 schedule. Students can participate in either camp- or both.
This summer’s movie & animation camps are for children ages 7-13 and will take place at SES from August 14-18.
Live Action Flix: Do you want to have a blast making a movie? We’ll guide you through “action” to “that’s a wrap” as you brainstorm, location scout, bring in props and costumes, act and direct in a collaborative movie that will be fun for the entire audience
Lego Flix: We know you love Legos and can create incredible Lego worlds, now it’s time to bring those worlds to life in Lego stop-motion animation flix. We provide the Legos and you provide your imagination. Students will create a Lego set with Lego characters for a movie they storyboard, write, shoot, and add voice-over in age-appropriate groups.
PLAY-WELL LEGO™ STEM CAMPS
Somers Recreation is excited to partner with Play-Well TEKnologies to offer *new* stimulating and engaging camps. Explore concepts in physics and mechanical engineering while playing with your favorite creations. Children will be given instruction, design challenges, and competitions appropriate to their abilities with electronic LEGO™ Technic components. Each participant will build their own project with help from the instructor. They can then decorate, develop, battle, race, and explore their creation.
Play-Well STEM Camps will be offered Monday-Friday from August 7 through 11 at Somers Elementary School.
Intro to STEM with LEGO Materials (AM): Tap into your imagination with tens of thousands of LEGO parts! Build engineer-designed projects such as boats, snowmobiles, catapults, and merry-go-rounds. Then use special pieces to create your own unique design! New and returning students can explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO building system with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor. Ages 5-6.
STEM Challenge with LEGO Materials (PM) : Power on your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as catapults, pneumatic cranes, arch bridges, and battletracks! Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. An experienced instructor will challenge new and returning students to engineer at the next level. Ages 7-12.
Somers Recreation Department would like to extend a sincere "thank you" to the hundreds of volunteers who contribute thousands of hours to help make recreation in Somers function and flourish. Somers Recreation Department programs and classes, our youth sports teams and leagues, and the outstanding special events offered in town are the result of community-wide assistance and support. Recreation in Somers is truly a collaborative effort, and the hard work of our community members results in outstanding and diverse recreational opportunities for our residents.