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Hyde Park, New York

Town of Hyde Park Recreation Department

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79 East Market St. Hyde Park, NY 845-229-8086


Dutchess County Workforce Investment Board's Youth Council 'Youth Satisfaction Survey' (for people aged 14 to 21)

Parade Information

Parade Rules  [ PDF file 
Memorial Day Parade  [ PDF file 
Independence Day Parade  [ PDF file 

Spring/Summer Brochure

The Spring/Summer brochure  [ PDF file  will be mailed to all Hyde Park residents in the spring. The Brochure lists all the summer camps, swim lessons, membership information, swimming pool hours, etc. There will also be registration forms available for your use.

Summer Day Camp Arts and Crafts at Hackett Hill

Hackett Hill Park

The Town Park is located on East Market Street between Rte. 9 & 9G. The facilities include: swimming pool, pavilion, Hiking trails, camp sites for groups, sports fields, program building, Hackett House. This is where the day camp is located.

  • Hours for Public Swimming at Pool
    • Pre-season Hours:
      • Weekdays June 7 -- June 22 : Noon - 6 PM
    • Full Season Hours:
      • Weekdays June 23 - August 22 : 4 PM - 7 PM
      • Weekends June 21 - August 24 : Noon - 6 PM
  • Recreation Director must approve use of Pavilion.
  • Recreation Director must approve overnight camping for Groups.
Hacket Hill Recreation office

Recreation Department Office at Hackett Hill

Recreation Commission


Brian Berg 11/30/2018
James Bishop 11/30/2017
Kathleen Davis Recreation Director  
Scott Marxer 11/30/2016
Dave Murray 11/30/2019
Susan Pretak 11/30/2020
Michael Rock 11/30/2015
Cheryl Wilson 11/30/2014

The commission meets the second Tuesday of the month at 5:00 p.m. at the Hackett House. Members help plan recreation programs and volunteer to assist at some of our special events year round.


Many of our special events and some of our programs are run by volunteers from our community. If you are a parent, grandparent or someone who enjoys working with people and participating in community events that enhace our quality of life here in Hyde Park, please call the Recreation Office for more information. We have a job for everyone!

Summer Jobs

Hyde Park Recreation is hiring camp/health directors, camp counselors, lifeguards and WSI (swim instructors) for the upcoming summer. Please call for an application or you can download a PDF Summer Job Application  [ PDF file 

We are also looking for 14 and 15 year old "Counselors-in-Training". The "Counselor-in-Training" program gives youths aged 14&15 the chance to gain leadership, work experience, and volunteerism. Interns must complete application (available online  [ PDF file  or at Hackett House) and attend an interview. Funded by Office of Children and Family Services and DC Youth Bureau. FREE. Runs M-F : 9AM-4PM : 3-5 week program.

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Last updated at Friday Apr 11, 2014 13:29:17