The Ogdensburg Parks & Recreation Department has begun registration for its 2013-2014 winter programs which include Biddy Basketball, wrestling, gymnastics and family swim.
Registration will take place at the Dobisky Visitors Center, 100 Riverside Ave., Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The departments programs are as follows:
BIDDY BASKETBALL: This 10-week program, for both boys and girls will begin Dec. 14 and end Feb. 15 and is for youths in grades K-6. The schedule is as follows: 8-9 a.m. for youth in grades kindergarten to second; 9-10 a.m. for grades 3-4; and 10-11 a.m. for grades 5-6. The cost is $10 and youngsters must be registered in order to participate. The program is held at Ogdensburg Free Academy.
WRESTLING: This Parks and Recreation program for area youth will begin Jan. 7 and take place each Tuesday and Thursday until March 21. (No wrestling will take place during Winter Break Feb. 19 and Feb. 21) This program will go from 6:30-8 p.m. at Ogdensburg Free Academy. Cost per youth is $10. You must be registered in order to participate.
GYMNASTICS: Introductory gymnastics for youth, ages 4-7 and 8-11 will be held on Saturdays, beginning on Jan. 4 and ending March 8. Times for those ages 4-7 will be 9-10 a.m. while those 8-11 years of age will participate from 10-11 a.m. The 10-week program is held at the Kennedy Elementary School A.P.E. gymnasium. Cost is $20 per child. Youth must be registered in order to participate.
SUNDAY FAMILY SWIM: This recreation program is held from 1-3 p.m. at Ogdensburg Free Academys pool beginning on Jan. 5. The program ends March 9. This program is free and for the general public. All are welcome to attend.
For more information contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 393-1980 or stop by the Dobisky Visitors Center. For news and updates on the department, check out its Facebook page at Ogdensburg City Recreation.