Waterloo Community Center

The Waterloo Community Center has cancelled
all summer camps and programs for 2020
due to the COVID-19 pandemic

3 Oak Street, Waterloo, NY 13165    315-539-5309

Waterloo Community Center Update

The Waterloo Community Center has been closed to the public since March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  After careful deliberation, we are excited to announce that we are offering the following safe activities to the community: 

  • Adult Pickleball: Wednesdays, 10am-12pm, beginning 10/28.
  • Adult Exercise Class instructed by Nancy Lee: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 

                1pm – 2pm, beginning 11/5.

  • Open gym for Walking: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, 

10am – 12pm, beginning 10/26.

The following health and safety protocols are required to participate:

  • Wearing of face coverings that cover the mouth and the nose.
  • 6 feet social distancing at all times.
  • Washing hands and/or using hand sanitizer before and after activities.
  • Health screening form to be filled out upon entry to the facility.
  • No handshakes, high fives, or fist bumps.
  • No socializing before, after, or between games/activities.

Youth Update: 

  • The Center remains closed for open gym and other youth activities at this time
  • Per the Waterloo Community Center Youth Group’s recommendation, we will be purchasing 2 Xbox Series X consoles and a second Wide Screen TV. 

The Waterloo Community Center and Village of Waterloo will continue to closely monitor the COVID-19 health crisis when deciding on future recreational activities. We appreciate your patience and understanding during this unprecedented time. If you have any questions or concerns please call Mike Slywka at 315-539-5309.

Regular Hours

Regular Open Gym Hours (during the school year)
Weekday Afternoons: 2-5 p.m.
Mon. Thurs. nights: 7-9 p.m.
Friday & Saturday nights: 7-11p.m.
“Summer Open Gym Hours (July & August)
Friday & Saturday Nights: 7-11p.m.
Playground and Spray Park (open June Sept., 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.)
*hours may vary by season please call for programming information.


The Waterloo Community Center offers the following programs each year:

Year Round Programs:

Community Center Regular Hours – The Community Center is open to all students every weekday from 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.. Nightly hours vary by season. Sundays we are closed (due to scheduled group activity). We offer a gym, 2 pool tables, ping pong tables, bumper pool table, video games, TV with VCR, Blue Ray, Air Hockey, Electronic Darts, Foosball, 70″ Widescreen TV with Surround Sound, and a central sound system

Click here for Facility Usage Agreement

Community Center usage by outside groups – The Community Center is available to interested outside groups for meetings, activities, etc. on a first come, first serve basis. Groups such as Seneca ARC, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Little League, Vince Lombardi Football, and the Red Cross Star Organization, have used the Community Center in the past for various activities.

Adult Aerobics – Program runs year-round on Saturday mornings
from 7:30 a.m.- 8:30 a.m.

Pickleball – Wednesday mornings, 10 a.m.-12 p.m, Sept. – June & Thursday nights, 6-9 p.m., April – November.

Low Impact Excercise Class – Fall-Spring, Tuesdays & Thursdays 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Dances – Dances are held occasionally throughout the school year for students in grades 6 – 12

Movie nights periodically throughout the year on weekend evenings.

The Community Center periodically offers daytrips to events such as Yankee games, Bills games and more.

Spring Programs:

Outdoor Jr. Lacrosse – Program for boys and girls grades 3 – 6. Program runs April – June.
Kickball – program for children age 4 through current kindergartners. Program runs in May and June.

Summer Programs:

Click here for a “Generic” Registration form

The Spray Park will not be open to the public during the Summer Play Program from  July 8 – August 9.

Summer Play Program – A free program offered to boys and girls grades K – 6 at the Community Center. Activities include sports, games, Arts/Crafts, field trips and fun!

Trevor’s Gift Backpack program is available during our Summer Play Program. Food pickup is on Thursday afternoons.
Reading Program for grades 3-6 (in the fall) is during the first 4 weeks of our Summer Play Program.

Fall Programs:

Fall Jr. Soccer – Program is for boys and girls grades 1 – 6. Program runs August – October.

Winter Programs:

Adult Coed Volleyball – Program for adults 18 and over (and must be out of high school). Program runs from November to April. Non-competitive league runs Wednesday nights & competitive league runs Thursday nights.

Waterloo Community Youth Basketball – Basketball program offered to boys and girls in Grades 2 – 6 Program runs from November to February.

Boys and Girl’s travel Basketball – Basketball program offered to boys in grades 3 – 8 Teams travel to various communities and participate in league and tournament play. Program starts in November and ends in March.

Boys Rec Ball – Basketball program aimed towards those not fortunate enough to make a school basketball team. Program runs from December to February.

Indoor Boys Lacrosse – This is an instructional program for grades 4 – 6.

Pee wee Wrestling – Program for boys and, occasionally, girls ages 7 – 14. Program runs from December to April.

Indoor Soccer League- For boys and girls grade 1-4.