Garden City Department of Recreation and Parks

Pre-School Programs

Please scroll down to see a description our Preschool Programs.  For information on registration on any program, please visit our home page during the seasons listed in each description. If there are any questions please call the Recreation and Parks Administrative Office at (516) 465-4075.

Parent and Me Squirts Classes 
In association with US Sports Institute we are happy to offer a new program specially designed for resident children ages 2 - 3 years old to a variety of sports, games and group activties all with the help of Mom or Dad! This is a great way to bond with your kid(s) and promote social interaction. These program take place during the fall and spring seasons as well as mini camps in the summer.  For a list of offering please visit their website at

Pee-Wee Sports Sampler
The Recreation's popular Pee-Wee Sampler is designed for 4 and 5 year olds.  Each week children will be given an introduction to a different sport, using equipment geared to his/her age level in a non-competitive atmosphere.  Classes will run for 55 minutes.

Classes will be held in six week sessions during the winter months.  Please note that children must be 4 years old by the start of the class in order to attend. 

Tots Tennis
Our department offers tennis instruction to children as young as four years old. Please visit our tennis program section for further information on these classes.