Recreation Events

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 Summer Concert Series – Dover Schools

Sunday, May 14   Gazebo Dover Community Park    6-8pm

Bring your lawn chair/blanket and enjoy this annual tradition as the music programs from the Dover schools entertain us!

Take Me Fishing!

Dover Township & West Manchester Recreation Departments are happy to work together to bring this event to you.

Thursday, May 18, 2017
Pinchot Park
Conewago Day Use Area—Entrance off of Alpine Rd.

Kids: Bring a parent and learn how to fish. Then you can fish together! Bring your rod. If you don’t have one, one will be available for you to use. Don’t forget to grab a hot dog and drink before you go.

Parents: We will be set up near the nature center. You do NOT need a fishing license to enjoy this fun activity with your child/grandchild.

Online registration:

Summer Concert Series – Emigsville Band

Sunday, June 11   Gazebo Dover Community Park   6-8pm

Bring your lawn chair/blanket and enjoy this FREE concert.



Locations: Dover Community Park (2481 W. Canal Rd.) or Lehr Park (3700 Davidsburg Rd.)

Ages:  5-12 (5 year olds must have completed kindergarten)

Time:  9am-12noon – June 19-July 28 (Mon-Fri) No camp on 7/4 or 7/26

Cost: $60 Dover Township Residents/$75 non-residents (Total cost for full six weeks)

**Early Drop Off:  8:30am – additional $15**

Registration form:  Summer Playground Reg. 2017



Location: Log House (Dover Community Park) – 2481 W. Canal Rd.

Ages: 3-5 yr. olds

Time:  9:30am—11:30 am          

Dates: June 19– July 27  (Mon–Thurs)  *No camp 7/4 & 7/26*

Cost: $45 Residents           $55 Non-residents (total cost for all six weeks)

Class size limited to 25 participants.  Children must be potty-trained.  Five year olds who have completed kindergarten may enroll in Summer Playground.

Registration form: Preschool playground 2017


Public Night Sky Viewing

Friday, June 30   Lehr Park  9-10pm

Come out and learn more about those twinkling lights in the night sky!