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Recreational Events
Department of Recreation for Greene County


Contact Persons: Jake Blaker, Director
Pamela Blaker, Parks and Recreation Manager


Greene County Fairgrounds
107 Fairgrounds Road, Waynesburg, PA 15370
Phone: 724-852-5323 / Fax: 724-852-5356
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m., Monday—Friday

The Recreation Programs offered both year-round and seasonal offered to the residents of Greene County. New programs are continuously being established to introduce a variety of new programs throughout the county so as to accommodate all persons and county residents as well as tourists. Our Recreation Department and County Commissioners hope that you enjoy our many programs. Click here for individual informational brochures.


Note of Appreciation:
A special thanks to PA State Representative Pam Snyder, and our Greene County Commissioners Chuck Morris— Chairman, Archie Trader, & Blair Zimmerman for their continued support of Recreation in Greene County.

Have a Program Idea? Greene County is always interested in offering new and innovative programs to our community. Do you have a skill or talent that you would like to share? Would you lied to teach or volunteer? If so, call the Department of Recreation at 724-852-5323 with your idea and to discuss opportunities.

Recreational Programs:
The following annual events and programs are offered through our Department of Recreation. Our Program Cancellation Policy: The Greene County Department of Recreation reserves the right to cancel classes or activities due to insufficient enrollment or unforseen circumstances.

January February
  • All Night Skate on New Year's Eve
  • Fly Tying courses
  • Skating — Fridays & Saturday's
  • Fly Tying courses
  • Skating — Fridays & Saturday's
  • Motorcycle Swap Meet

March April
  • Miss Greene County Pageant
  • Easter Egg Hunt and Skate
  • Fly Tying courses
  • Skating — Fridays & Saturday's
  • Skating — Fridays & Saturday's
  • Championship Bull Riding
  • Greene County Child Fest

May June
  • Dock-to-Lock 5K/10K Race
  • Flashlight Drags
  • Greene County Pools open
  • Greene County Sheep & Fiber Festival
  • (Memorial Day weekend) SWPA Saddle Club Charity Horse Show
  • Flashlight Drags
  • Swim Lessons
  • Carmichaels Pool parties

July August
  • Flashlight Drags
  • Swim Lessons
  • Carmichaels Pool parties
  • Waynesburg Lions CLub Fireworks Celebration/Display
  • Jacktown Fair
  • Flashlight Drags
  • Greene County Fair

September October
  • Heroes Run
  • Flashlight Drags
  • Power Pull Truck & Tractor Pulls
  • Mon View Roller Rink opens
  • Aerobics classes
  • Zumba classes
  • 4-H Market Hog Show & Sale

November December
  • Skating — Fridays & Saturday's
  • Aerobics classes
  • Zumba classes
  • Breakfast with Santa (Greene County Fairgrounds)
  • Christmas Homecoming & Craft Show
  • Fly tying courses
  • Skating — Fridays & Saturday's

"Canary Library Program" — What a Program Idea:
The Greene County Commissioners and the Department of Recreation are partnering with the Greene County Library System to pilot a new summer reading program called “Canary Library."

Throughout the summer, carts containing library books for all ages will be available at each of the three Greene County pool sites – Alpha Aquatic Center in Waynesburg, Carmichaels Pool in Carmichaels and Mon View Pool in Greensboro. Children and adults alike will be encouraged to take a book, read and enjoy it, then either return it to the pool or keep it – all for free and without a library card. The carts will host a variety of book interests for adult and child readers.

Pictured are Pam Blaker (left) and Debbie Bristor representing the Carmichaels Crusaders at the Carmichaels pool. The book cart is part of the Canary Library. The idea behind it is that while you are enjoying the County-operated pools this summer, you can take a book and/or leave a book. This service is FREE to everyone. If you would like to donate money or books toward the project, please call Pam Blaker at 724-852-5323. FMI, click here to read the canary library news release.


Scheduled County Event Information — Department of Recreation:
FALL CIZE LIVE! CLASSWednesdays at 6:00 PM, starting September 23rd
with instructor Ashley Donaldson
Held at the Greene County Fairgrounds, Building #8 at 6PM every Sunday, starting September 20 thru October 25. CIZE is the "end of exercise!" This is the newest dance fitness program and it is so much fun, you won't even realize you are exercising! Click here to open brochure. FMI, call the Department of Recreation at 724-852-5323.


PiYO Exercise CLASSThursdays at 6:00 PM, starting September 24th
NEW this Fall ... PiYO. Held at the Greene County Fairgrounds, Building #8 at 6PM every Thursday, starting September 24 thru October 29. PiYo is a hybrid, athletic workout combining the mind/body practices of Yoga and Pilates, as well as the principles of stretch, strength training, conditioning and dynamic movement. Click here to open brochure. FMI or to pre-register, please call 724-852-5323. Click here to open brochure.


2015-2016 Season — SKATE & DANCE Fridays at MON VIEW ROLLER RINK
Admission is $8 and event hours are from 7 to 9 PM skating & 9 to 11 PM dancing. Roller rink is located at 377 Stoney Hill Road, Greensboro, PA 15338. FMI, call the Department of Recreation at 724-852-5323 or Mon View Roller Rink at 724-943-3440. Click here for brochure.


GREENE COUNTY ALPHA AQUATIC CENTER, WATERPARK & PUBLIC POOLS — NOW CLOSED!
Please be advised that Alpha Aquatic Community Center and Waterpark in Waynesburg is now closed for the season due to an unexpected mechanical failure: Click here for details. Carmichaels Pool in Carmichaels and Mon View Pool in Greensboro both closed for the season Saturday, Aug. 15. FMI, call the Department of Recreation at 724-852-5323.


For general information, please contact the Information Services
at 724-852-5399 / Toll Free: 1-888-852-5399
Greene County Office Building, 93 E. High Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370


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