This Sunday, October 1st, 2017 - The Castle to River Run!
Races leave from the Philipstown Recreation Center in Garrison, all funds raised support town Recreation facilities and programs. The 10K race takes a wooded trail up to the historic Osborn Castle with views of the majestic Hudson River and West Point. Racers will circle the Castle, head back down the mountain on a different trail, back over Route 9D, to the Hudson River, and back to the Community Center. The 5K race is a trail run loop to the river and back. Kid’s one-mile race is on the grounds of the Community Center.
Times: race day registration begins at 7:30 am Races start promptly at: 10K - 9:00 am, 5K - 9:30am Kid’s Race - Race starts promptly at 11:30. This event is rain or shine. Transportation/Parking: Parking will be available at the Philipstown Community Center, Route 9D, Garrison, NY. Please carpool if possible. Prizes: will be given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers in each category. Register at www.active.com or on-site the day of at the event.
We're Looking for New Members!
The Friends of Philipstown Recreation is always looking for volunteers who want to give any amount of time. We always need fundraisers, writers, web designers, party planners, etc. We are always looking for people to help out at events too! Help raise money to improve our town's recreational facilities! Our next meeting is scheduled for August 22, 2017 at 7:30pm at the Silver Spoon.
Park Pavilion Progress!
We are getting close to completion on the pavilion at Philipstown Park. The foundation has been poured, the conduit for the electrical is in the ground, and so much more. Stay tuned for more updates and how you can help make this dream become reality!