Rec News

By Nicole Conley | Contributor

Youth Programming 

Soccer—The Charlotte recreation department welcomes pre-K through 8th grade to participate in our fun-filled soccer program. The late registration fee is $65. If your athlete already has a Charlotte Rec T-shirt (RED with white “C”) you can subtract $5. The 6th–8th graders can sign up after the Charlotte Central School team tryouts without a late fee and may deduct $25. The season will start Saturday, Sept. 5, and end Saturday, Oct. 10.

Pre-K—will meet on Saturday mornings.

Kindergarten—will practice and play games on Saturday mornings.

1st–2nd grade teams—will practice once a week with games on Saturday mornings.

3rd–6th grade teams—will practice twice a week with games on Saturday mornings.

The practices for the teams will be set by the coaches based on their availability. The registration deadline is Wednesday, Sept. 2, and no registrations will be accepted after this date.


Mark your calendars! This year’s Charlotte Soccer Jamboree will be held on Saturday, Sept. 26.


Piano Lessons—After-school piano lessons will be taught by Lauren Dabkowski on Tuesdays and veteran music teacher Mary Beth Bowman on Wednesdays. The fall semester runs from Tuesday, Sept. 15, through Thursday, Dec. 16.

Time Slots: (1) 3–3:45p.m. (2) 3:45–4:30p.m. (3) 4:30p.m.–5:15p.m (4) 5:15–6p.m.

Cost: $187 group lesson package—$17 per lesson with a total of 11 lessons or

$286 semi-private lesson package—$26 per lesson with a total of 11 lessons.

Note: If students need to miss a lesson, there will be no make-ups.

Payment is due Monday, Sept. 14.


Driver’s Ed—We have filled our fall driver’s education program and have many students on our waiting list. We look forward to offering the program again next summer!

Adult Programming

Pickle Ball at the Beach

Mondays: 6–8 p.m.

Thursdays: 5–8 p.m.

Location: Charlotte Beach


Mat Pilates 

Start date: Friday, Sept. 4

Fridays: 6–7 a.m.

Location: Charlotte Central School

Cost: $8 per class


Early Morning Boot Camp 

Start date: Tuesday, Sept. 8

Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Time: 6–7 a.m.

Location: Charlotte Central School

Cost: $10 per class

Please Note: Additional information and registration forms can be found on our town website at under the ‘Recreation’ tab or contact Nicole Conley by email or by phone 425-6129 ext.204.