Parks & Recreation

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for the citizens of York & their guests by providing and/or facilitating quality leisure activities while protecting & improving our environment.

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Auditorium Open Recreation Information

Information and on-line register for Youth Programs here

Information and on-line register for Adult Leagues here

YPR is participating in the Week of Young Child.  Present this coupon to the Community Center for $1.00 off a youth or adult admission.  At least one adult admission must be purchased along with the youth admissions. Click here for the coupon

2019 Lifeguard Class information

     YPR will be offering 3 classes for lifeguard certifications.  Students must attend all sessions for the class in order to be eligible for certification.  Students must be 15 years old by the end of the class or communicate otherwise.  Registration is first come first serve.  Class fee is $80, York resident, $160 non-York resident.  Must pass pre-requisites before the class.  Please call 402-363-2630 for questions.  

Class info

Class 3:  March 27, April 7, 10, 17

            Click here to register -ONLY ACCEPTING LOCAL YORK RESIDENTS $80  

Class 4:  Recertification

            Click here to register 

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Tree City USA

The City of York has been awarded Tree City USA designation for 25 years. This designation by the Arbor Day Foundation says the citizens of York are dedicated to the planting and care of trees in their environment. This designation has been helpful to the Park Department in being awarded grants for special tree projects over the years. The Tree Board plays an active role in maintaining York's commitment to the enjoyment of our trees.

Be a Part of the York Parks and Recreation Team! - check out our Internship & Employment page.  YPR is always seeking motivated individuals to join our staff!

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