Sports at the ARC
Astoria Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of recreation leagues and open gym options available for both YOUTH and adults. It's all about having fun! You can register for sports programs by following this link.
This introductory class focuses on allowing youth to gain self confidence and learn the art of non-violence and civility. This incredibly rewarding martial art teaches the student to rely on skill and body mechanics instead of physical strength when dealing with an opponent. Register by the first day of class.
Monday evenings 6pm-7pm, Astoria Recreation Center, Ages 8 & up, $55/seven week session
Session 1: January 7-March 11
Session 2: April 1-May 20
Session 3:June 17-August 5
Session 4: August 19-October 14
Session 5: November 4 - December 23
This program is designed to prepare children for organized basketball by teaching the beginning fundamentals of the game in a fun and engaging environment. Teaching stations are utilized for skills-based training and team-based competition will only take place as scrimmages during normally scheduled practices.
GIRLS: Register by 12/21, Tuesdays & Thursdays January 15th – March 28th, 6:00pm –7:00pm, Astoria Middle School Gym, $55 or $65 after registration deadline.
Boys' and Girls' Basketball, Grades 3 & 4 :
The basketball program for 3rd and 4th grade builds on the fundamentals of the sport while providing a healthy environment to compete in. Participants will continue to build upon a strong foundation, while learning the importance of teamwork and sportsmanship.
Registration Deadline December 21st, Season is January 15th-March 28th, Times & Locations TBD, $60 or $80 after registration deadline
Organize a team and come join your community volleyball players for a great season! Recreational games are scheduled and officiated by the Parks and Recreation Department, all skill levels welcome.
Registration Deadline March 1st, Season is March 25 to May 20th, Games scheduled Mondays between 6 and 9pm at Astoria Middle School, $315 per team or $335 after registration deadline
Organize a team and come get your dribble on. Recreational games are scheduled and officiated by the Parks and Recreation Department, all skill levels welcome.
Registration Deadline March 8, Season is March 20 to May 16, Games scheduled Monday-Fridays between 6 and 9 pm at Astoria Middle School, $490 per team or $510 after registration deadline
Volleyball Open Gym (Ages 16 & Up)
Bump, set, and spike it! Volleyball season is not long enough. Join us once-a-week for open gym! Bring a team or come on your own. Everyone is welcome!
Season is October 3 to April 24, Games scheduled Wednesdays from 7 to 9:30 pm at Astoria Middle School, Cost is $5.00.