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Parks & Play - Batavia

New facility hours in effect at Batavia Park District
The Batavia Park District began new facility hours April 1. The new hours are as follows:

8:30 am to 6:30 pm Monday-Thursday
8:30 am to 5:00 pm Friday
9:00 am to 12:00 pm Saturday

8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday-Friday

Teen Center seeks bands for May event
The Batavia Teen Center is looking for bands with members between 12 and 21 years old to perform in the second Batavia Teen Center Battle of the Bands, to take place Friday, May 10 at Shannon Hall, in the Eastside Community Center, 14 North Van Buren, Batavia. Interested bands should contact Kristin Bykowski, Teen Center supervisor, at 630-406-5282, ext 2162. A limited number of spots are available. Registeration deadline is Saturday, April 20.

Think summer with Hall Quarry Beach Season Pass

With the recent frigid temperatures and falling snow, it’s time to start thinking warmer weather and summer fun! Hall Quarry Beach Season Passes now are on sale through the Batavia Park District.

Resident rates are as follows: $43 for ages 3-59, $20 for Ages 60+, $75 for a family of two, $120 for a family of three, $160 for a family of four, and $25 for each additional pass.

Nonresident rates are: $64 for ages 3-59, $30 for Ages 60+, $112 for a family of two, $180 for a family of three, $240 for a family of four, and $40 for each additional pass. Rates will increase starting June 1 so be sure to take advantage of this discounted price.

Season Passes are available for purchase at the Civic Center, 327 W. Wilson St. during normal business hours or at the Eastside Community Center, 14 N. Van Buren St., Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

For more information please call 630-879-5235 or visit

Batavia keeps summer music camp close at hand

Encore summer music camp offers a close-to-home, week-long summer camp opportunity for middle-schoolers involved in band, orchestra or choir. The camp will include large group rehearsal, sectionals, technique classes, fun activities, and performances.

Encore Summer Music Camp runs from Monday, July 22 through Thursday July 25 at Rotolo Middle School, 1501 S Raddant Road, Batavia , Batavia. Evening performances will be held on Thursday, July 25 at the Batavia Riverwalk.

Cost for the camp starts at $79 for residents of the Batavia Park district, $91 for non-residents. An optional trip to Raging Waves Waterpark in Oswego is planned for Friday, July 26 to wrap up the week.

For complete details, times and information, visit or call the Batavia Park District at 630-879-5235.


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