Recreation Department

The Village has several parks for your enjoyment.
Village Summer Recreation Program
The Village hosts a summer program (arts, crafts, games & sports) for children entering grades K through 6,  for 5 weeks on Tuesday-Thursday 9 AM - 12 PM. 

 For 2022 the program will run from July 12 through August 11 with Juli Scoons as director.  Registration forms will be available June 1.

Recreation Aide Application - Must be at least 14-years old & have Working Papers.  DEADLINE for submission is May 20, 2022

Albany County Rail Trail

Hotaling (Evergreen) Park


The park is located at the corner of Maple and Voorheesville Avenue. The beautiful gardens are maintained by the Helderview Garden Club.The Gazebo was built by the local Kiwanis group and can be reserved for events.
The clock, donated by Huck and Josie Spaulding during the Village’s Centennial Celebration held in 1999, is surrounded by benches and tables and filled with personalized bricks for your viewing.

Evergreen Park

Nichols Park


The park is located behind Village Hall. Enjoy playground equipment, tennis, pickleball, horseshoes, and a sports wall. The newest addition is a Peace Garden placed by the local Girl Scouts.