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Programs and Events

The Parks and Recreation Department is offering a variety of online programs from a variety of resources for all ages. We are working to add even more programs, so check back frequently for updates. Click HERE for our COVID-19 Virtual Programs & Activities. Register online: 

Spring Break: Basketball Clinic 
Ages 5-13 * $60 per child * May 18 * 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. * Thomas Williams Park
Our Full Day Basketball Program including Calisthenics, skills, drills, fun team building games and a full-length scrimmage at the end all introduced piece by piece in a fun, positive and age-appropriate way by i9sports certified staff! This i9sports basketball session will help participants gain an understanding and appreciation for playing “the right way”. All athletes, regardless of skill level will learn new skills along with valuable sportsmanship lessons such as respect, teamwork and responsibility. Registrations include an i9sports participation shirt! Register online: Want to share this information? Click here for flyer.

Skate The Foundry: Skateboard Camp at Wall Park Skate Park 
Ages 7-13 * $375 per child * June 21st - June 25th * 9:00 a.m. to noon * Wall Park Skate Park
What you need to bring: 1. Skateboard: No penny or longboards allowed. If you don’t have a skateboard yet, we recommend getting a skateboard from local skate shops or from our online skate shop instead of Target, Walmart, Amazon and etc. Our instructors can bring your order to the location of the program when purchase is made in advance. We would be happy to assist you about the size of the board as well. 2. Helmet. 3. Safety gear (Knee/elbow pads and wrist guards). 4. Water bottle. Please prepare insulated water bottles for a hot weather. 5. Snack for half day camp. Snack & Lunch for full day camp. Click here for the flyer. Register online at 

Medicare Seminars - Online in 2021!
We will be offering several seminars to explain and answer questions about Medicare. Choose from the following dates: June 15th, August 17th, October 5th. Clicking on the date will take you to a printable flyer for each event. All seminars will be held online via ZOOM! from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Register at the Friday before the seminar to receive the invite link and password before the seminar. Password and link will not be sent at the time of registration, but will be sent closer to the seminar.

Sundays in the Park 
All Ages * Free!!! * May 16, May 23, June 6, June 13 * 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. * Tookany Creek Parkway
During Sundays in the Spring and Fall (dates to be determined) Tookany Creek Parkway is closed to motor vehicles between Central Avenue and Beryl Road - weather permitting - so cyclers, joggers, walkers and others can enjoy the roadway free from traffic.

Friends of High School Park - Workday Weekends
Spring isn't here quite yet...but the work needs to begin in High School Park! Workday Weekends begin March 6th & 7th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon and continue every other Saturday and Sunday through November. Social Distancing will be observed. Please wear a mask. Questions? Website:
Cheltenham Township   ~   8230 Old York Road   ~   Elkins Park, PA 19027
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8AM-4:30PM
Phone: 215-887-1000   ~   Fax: 215-887-1561
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