Leading the Recreation Department:  Marty Conger
Email:  recreation@dryden.ny.us
Phone: (607) 844-8888 Ext 228

Office Hours: Mon-Fri: 8 AM to 4:30 PM*

Full- time Rec Staff:  Andrew Pierce
Email:  recassist@dryden.ny.us
Phone: (607) 844-8888 Ext 229


*Due to obligations outside the office, the office is not always staffed the entire day. If you need to see someone in person please call or email ahead and arrange a time

**The Dryden Community Summer Camp IS FULL for the 2019 Season. The Dryden Community Summer Camp will have a fully-loaded camp of community campers! We apologize if you weren’t able to register in time, but there will still be many other activities going on in and around Dryden this Summer for you and your family to enjoy.

Look here for details: http://dryden.ny.us/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2019Summer-Fall-.pdf


The 2019 SUMMER/FALL Activity Guide is HERE! Check out our offerings in youth sports, adult programs and community activities as well as events hosted by other community organizations!

—> Click here to register for programs! <—

To stay up-to-date on our offerings, be sure to get on our mailing list!

 **Check  out “Dryden Recreation” on Facebook ! Watch for pictures, upcoming events, and more!**     https://www.facebook.com/drydenrec/


2019 Dryden Community Summer Camp: The Camp is offering one-week sessions that run from July 8th through August 16th, 2019. The Dryden Community Summer Camp is held at the Dryden Elementary School and operates weekdays 8:00am until 4:30pm. This camp is available for any youth entering Kindergarten through the 5th grade. There is an option for campers to receive a free healthy lunch and snack through the Dryden Feeding Program.  

Interested in reserving a pavilion at Dryden Lake Park?  Find the registration form here. (Please note:  reservations are handled by the Highway/DPW Office)


It is the Mission of the Dryden Recreation Department to provide diverse recreational programs and leisure services which enhance the physical, social and cultural growth of all residents of Dryden, while promoting citizen involvement and a strong sense of community.

The Town of Dryden Recreation Department offers over 40 programs and events annually. The department serves residents of all ages through a wide variety of recreational opportunities-youth and adult sports, two summer music series’, summer teen programs, annual fireworks, egg hunts, Daddy-Daughter Dance, swim lessons, Red Cross certifications and more.

Always go to our Forms page for a current Program Guide and registration forms. The Department also works with Town of Dryden Community Associations for program development and infrastructure improvements, government boards and commissions, community groups, and county, state and national organizations to make sure the recreational needs of Dryden’s residents are being met.

The Town of Dryden Recreation Department is the lead agency for town-wide Recreation Planning and works closely with the Town Planning Department to develop and implement short and long term plans for open space, parkland, trails and outdoor facilities.