PARKS & RECREATION

This page contains information on Westtown’s Parks and Recreation facilities, policies, and upcoming events.   Please call  the Township Office, 610 692-1930 for information on use of Oakbourne Park facilities, or Tyson pavilion. 


  SUMMER MOVIE NIGHTS at OAKBOURNE PARK – 8:30 PM

Friday, June 27 – Frozen

Friday, July 25 – The Chronicles of Narnia

Friday, September 5 – Ghostbusters


LYME DISEASE PRESENTATION

TUESDAY, AUGUST 12, 2014 * OAKBOURNE MANSION * 7:30 PM

LEARN ABOUT LYME DISEASE AND HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF

Did you know that Pennsylvania has the highest number of cases of Lyme disease in the country and that Chester County has the highest number of cases of Lyme disease in the state?!

Westtown Parks and Recreation Commission has invited Doug Fearn, President of the Lyme Disease Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania, Inc. to come speak with our residents about Lyme and other tick-borne diseases, as well as deer population control and other prevention methods.

 The meeting is free and open to the public.


Pilates & Yoga classes at Oakbourne Mansion 

Each eight week session is $70.  Classes are given by certified instructors.  Class size is limited to ten participants. There are no make ups.   Session times may vary depending on enrollment:

Pilates: 

  • Mondays, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm, September 8 –  November 3 (no class October 13)
  • Tuesdays, 9:00 am – 10:00 am, September 9 – November 4 (no class October 14)

Yoga: 

  • Wednesdays, 9:30 am – 10:30 am, September 10 – November 5 (no class October 15)
  • Wednesdays, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm, September 10 – November 5 (no class October 15)

Click here for registration form:  Fall 2014 Pilates & Yoga.  

All classes will be held at the Oakbourne Mansion, 1014 South Concord Road.  If you have additional questions, call Maria Klang at 484-467-2577, or contact westtownhealthandfitness@gmail.com.


 LEGO-PALOOZA!! – by Bricks4Kids - Saturday, August 16, 2014

CONSTRUCTION CRAZE:

Put on your hard hat and head on over to our construction site!  Make your own motorized models of construction tools, from hand-held power drills and saws to tough, all-terrain bulldozers and dump trucks.  Create your own LEGO construction site when you join us for lots of high-impact learning and fun!!

 Ages 5-7,  1:00 – 2:30 pm,  $15/per person

THIS PLACE HAS GONE TO THE ANIMALS:

It’s a zoo in here!  A sure-fire hit for all kids who love critters and creatures.  Build your own movable LEGO model of a spider.  Learn fascinating facts about our 8-legged friends and watch your creation crawl.  Join us for lots of high-impact learning and fun!!

 Ages 8-12 years, 3:00-4:30 pm   $15/per person 

Registration form available here: Lego Registration 2014


OPEN SPACE RESOURCE PLAN 

2013 Open Space Resource Plan


 WILLING TO GET INVOLVED?

Please contact us!.  We’re a fun group with a tendency to juggle more than we should, so we could really use your help.  Email us at parkrec@Westtown.org to express your interest in helping with any events.


Township Parks:

Oakbourne Park:  1014 South Concord Road
Facilities:  Mansion/meeting space (available for lease); tennis courts; basketball courts; roller hockey area; general purpose field; baseball and soccer fields; 44′ x 28′ pavilion with grills, electricity, and 16 tables (can be reserved); playground equipment; pond; trail system, and portable toilets.

Tyson Park :  Tyson & Oakbourne Roads
Facilities:  General purpose field; 28′ x 16′ pavilion with grills and 3 picnic tables (can be reserved); playground equipment.  

Larchbourne Park:  Larchwood Road
Facilities:  open space & playground equipment

Trail Systems:  Oakbourne Park, South Penn (South of Pennwood School); Ashley Road

Application for Park Pavilion Use:

 

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