Recreation

Last Updated: 7/9/2019 3:54 PM

Ambler Music Academy 

Address:      351 E Butler Avenue, Ambler, PA 19002 (in Ambler Church of the Brethren) 

                    http://www.amblermusicacademy.com  

Phone #:      267-460-5224

Fees:            contact for rates

Services:      Offers music lessons on a variety of instruments for people of all ages.  Also, offers music therapy for those with a disability.

 
 
American Camping Association

Address:         20 Limekiln Pike, Glenside, PA 19038 (Keystone Regional office)

                      http://www.acacamps.org 

Phone #:         765-349-3526 or 800-428-CAMP ext. 526

Fees:              vary by individual camp, no fee for listing of camps

Services:       Listings of summer camps in the whole region.

 
 

Aston Middletown Little League

Address:          P.O. Box 4074, Elwyn, PA  19063-4074

                        (Located on Pennell Road in Aston)

                        http://www.eteamz.com/amll 

Email:              amllplayers@comcast.net

Services:       Little League baseball for boys and girls ages 4-12; Challenger program available for children with special needs
 
 
Boy Scouts of America 
Address:        Cradle of Liberty Council

                     Montg. & Del. Counties

                         1485 Valley Forge Rd.

                         Wayne, PA 19087

                      http://www.scouting.org 

Phone #:        610-688-6900

Fees:            National fees plus local dues.

Mission:         Develop habits of good citizenship, character, and personal fitness in our youth

 
 

Colonial Pennsylvania Plantation

Address:         Ridley Creek State Park

                        Media, PA 19063

                          http://colonialplantation.org

Phone #:         610-566-1725

Fees:              varies by program

Mission:         To enhance the understanding of 1760-1790 farm life in Southeastern Pennsylvania by providing a high quality, research-based experience to the public.

Services:       open weekends mid-April through mid-November from 11:00-5:00 for general admission.  School groups need to be prescheduled.  Summer day camp available for grades 2 through 8.



The Community Arts Center

Address:         414 Plush Mill Rd., Wallingford, PA 19086 

 

Phone #:         610-566-1713

 

 

Fees:              varies by program

 

Mission:        The mission of the Community Arts Center is based on the belief that the arts are essential to individual development and the well being of society.  In support of that belief, the Community Arts Center is dedicated to promoting the arts through its diverse programs including classes, exhibitions, special events and community outreach and to providing an optimum environment for appreciating the arts and developing artistic talents.

 

Services:       Areas of instruction include drawing and painting, pottery, sculpture, jewelry and metals, photography, movement and sculpture. Summer Camp for children ages 4 to 15.  Other activities include bus trips, an annual trip abroad, live musical concerts, and art exhibits.

 

 

Delaware County Community College- Programs for Kids and Teens

Address:         901 S. Media Line Rd.

                       Media, PA 19063

                      http://www.dccc.edu  

Phone #:         610-359-5025

Fees:              varies by program

Services:       Large variety of classes offered year-round for children and teens including arts, dance, karate, study skills, science, and much more.  Programming available for all ages (5-95) see Office of Continuing Education for more information.

 

 

Delaware County Department of Parks and Recreation

Address:         Media Courthouse

                       Government Center Building

                       Media, PA 19063

Phone #:         610-891-4663

Fees:              call to inquire

Services:       picnic areas and other park services for residents of Delaware County.

 

 

 

Delaware County 4-H

Address:      20 Paper Mill Rd.,Springfield, PA 19064

                        http://extension.psu.edu/delaware  

Phone #:         610-690-2655

Fees:              fees vary by club involvement

Mission:         Helping young people become self-directed, productive, and contributing members of a diverse society.

Services:       4-H is a youth development education program of Penn State Cooperative Education. It is a nonformal education program for youth between the ages of 8 and 18.  4-H Members participates in clubs such as agriculture, gardening, rabbit raising, archery, sewing, seeing eye puppy training, and horse and pony education.

 

 

Delaware County Historical Society

Address:        Greenbank Farm, 991 Palmers Mill Rd., Media, PA 19063 (Administrative Offices)
                      408 Avenue of the States, Chester, PA 19013 (Museum and Library) 

                     

                         https://www.padelcohistory.org  

Phone #:         610-359-0832 (admin) 610-872-0502 (museum)

Fees:              call to inquire

Mission:         To preserve and protect the history, traditions, and culture of Delaware County; To collect and make available documentation of Delaware County history; To provide and support educational programs on the history of Delaware County; To publish materials relevant to the history of Delaware County.

Services:       Museum of the History of Delaware County, Greenbank Farm, Passport to History program, lectures, special events and membership programs available.
 
 
Delaware County Institute of Science 
 Address:  11 Veterans Square
                   Media, PA 19063
                 delcoscience.org
Phone #:    610-566-5126
Fees:         Free (limited hours, call or check website)
Services:   Junior Club (small membership fee), museum, library and monthly lectures
 
 
Girl Scouts of Eastern PA

Address:        760 W Sproul Rd., Suite 101, Springfield, PA 19064

Phone #:        610-328-3100

                     http://www.gsep.org                             

Fees:              contact for dues

Mission:         To inspire girls with the highest ideals of character, conduct, patriotism, and service so that they may become happy and resourceful citizens.

 
 
Media Area Girls' Softball
Address:       P.O. Box 4007, Elwyn, PA 19063
                     www.leaguelineup.com/media_girls_softball
Phone #:       610-636-2369
Fees:             vary by program; discounts for multiple children registered
Services:       slow pitch, fast pitch softball, girls in grades kindergarten through 12th grade are eligible (all skill levels)
 
 
Media Little League
Address:        1900 N. Providence Rd., Media, PA 19063
                      PO Box 1752, Media, PA 19063 (mailing address) 

                     http://medialittleleague.net 

Phone #:         610-566-0702

Fees:              call to inquire

 

Services:       Little League baseball for boys ages 5-12; Challenger program available for children with special needs

  

Media- Parks & Recreation Department

Address:         301 N. Jackson Street, Media, PA 19063

 

http://www.mediaborough.com  

 

Phone #:         610-566-5210

 

Fees:              vary by program  

 

Services:       Summer day camp, annual holiday events, bus trips, discount tickets to sports and entertainment venues, and family and adult dances.
 

 

 

Media Theatre for the Performing Arts
Address: 104 East State St
                  Media, PA 19063
               http://www.mediatheater.org 
Phone #: 610-891-1000
Services:  Broadway shows, acting classes, summer theater camp
               


Media Youth Center

Address:       1 Youth Way

                       Media, PA 19063

                      https://www.mediayouthcenter.com/mediayouthcenter

Phone #:        610-566-5877

Fees:              fees vary based on program

Services:       Basketball league and clinics, summer camp, film production, robotics for children and adolescents. The gym is also available for rental.
 
 

Middletown Township Recreation Dept.

Address:         27 N. Pennell Rd.

                       Lima, PA 19063

                      http://www.middletowntownship.org 

Phone #:         610-565-2700

Fees:              call to inquire
Services:       Organizes recreational programming for Middletown residents including summer camp and trips for all ages.
 
 
Middletown Robotics Academy
Address:  3404 Edgmont Ave., Ste 307, Brookhaven, PA 19015
Phone: 484-474-0573
Services: Robotics league year round including summer camp. 
 
 

 

Pennsylvania Center for Adapted Sports

Address:         #4 Boathouse Row

                        Kelly Drive

                        Philadelphia, PA 19130

                       http://centeronline.com     

Phone #:         215-765-5118

Fees:              vary by activities

Services:       Organizes sports for individuals with disabilities including in-line skating, tandem cycling, handcycling, scuba diving, rowing, skiing, sailing, and soaring.

 
 
PRYSM Youth Center of Delaware County
Address:   126 East Baltimore Ave.
                   Media, PA 19063
Phone #:    610-605-7514
Fees:          free
Services:  weekly group meetings for LGTBQQIA youth, special events
 
 
Rose Tree Colts (Football and Cheerleading)
Fees:           vary by activity
Services:      youth flag and tackle football, youth cheerleading 
 

Rose Tree Media Optimist Youth Lacrosse Club

Address:         731 Farnum Rd.

                        Media, PA 19063

                    http://www.eteamz.com/Optimistlacrosse 

Phone #:         610-565-1645 

Fees:              vary by activity

Mission:         To provide an instructional lacrosse program for beginners and competitive opportunities for players 1st to 8th grades.

Services:       lacrosse instruction, team play, summer program

 
 

Rose Tree Soccer Club Inc.

Address:        4 State Rd. #200

                       Media, PA 19063

                   http://www.rosetreesoccer.org 

Phone #:        484-424-9246

Fees:              call to inquire; scholarships available

Services:       soccer teams for boys, girls and adults in the Rose Tree area

 
 

Special Olympics- PA

Eastern PA Office

Address:         124 Washington Square 

                       2570 Blvd. of the Generals

                       Norristown, PA 19403

                       http://www.specialolympicspa.org    

Phone #:         610-630-9450

 

Delaware County 

Address:         P.O. Box 279, Morton, PA 19079

                   http://www.sodelco.org   

Phone #:         610-449-2199

 

Fees:              Free of charge

Mission:         To provide year-round sports training and competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy, and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills, and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes, and the community.

Services:       Year-round sports training and competition in Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.            

 
 
Suburban Music School @StageOne
Address: 101 Plush Mill Rd, Wallingford, PA 19086
 
Phone: 484-442-8586
Fees: Available on website
Mission: A non-profit community school committed to providing high quality, affordable music instruction to students of all ages, skill levels and backgrounds.  Through a broad curriculum that includes vocal and instrumental lessons, ensembles, classes and performances, the school provides students the means to achieve their own lifelong goals of musicianship.
Services: See website or call.
 
 
Thorncroft Equestrian Center

Address:         190 Line Rd.

                       Malvern, PA 19355-3318

                       http://www.thorncroft.org   

Phone #:         610-644-1963 

Fees:              varies by activity; scholarships available

Mission:         To help build the physical, emotional and mental well-being of all people; particularly those with special needs, through establishing an atmosphere of cooperation, respect and love in a equestrian environment.

Services:       Year-round horseback riding and horse care instruction, summer day camp.

 
 

Tyler Arboretum

Address:        515 Painter Road

                       Media, PA 19063

                       http://www.tylerarboretum.org

Phone #:         610-566-9134

Fees:              call to inquire

Mission:         To preserve, develop and share our diverse horticultural and natural site resources in order to stimulate an understanding of the living world.

Services:       School field trip, educational programs for children and adults are offered throughout the year.  Walking trails, children's birthday party venue, summer camp.

 
 
Upward Basketball and Cheerleading 
Address:    Middletown Presbyterian Church, 273 S Old Middletown Rd., Media, PA 19063
Phone #:    610-565-8317
Fees:         vary by program year
Services:    youth basketball and cheerleading
  
 

YMCA- Rocky Run

Address:        1299 W. Baltimore Pike

                        Media, PA 19063

                      https://philaymca.org/locations/rocky-run/

Phone #:         610-627-9622          

Fees:              Vary by activity

                       Financial assistance available

Services:       Summer camp, aquatics classes, fitness classes, family nights, special events.