Response from Lancaster Rec on COVID-19

by AJ Eckman

Response from Lancaster Rec on COVID-19

Please be aware, updates and cancelation communication will be distributed via email.

Please make sure to sign up for our E-Newsletter. Please scroll to the bottom of this page and complete the E-Newsletter sign up.

Our social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram – links available at the top right of this page) will also be updated, but we encourage you to visit this page frequently for the most up-to-date information related to Lancaster Rec programs.

The health and safety of those in our programming is paramount. We appreciate your patience and fortitude as we navigate through the next few weeks and months.

Frequently Asked Questions

(Updated 1/12/2021 at 12pm)

  • When will Lancaster Rec programs reopen?

Some of our programming will be returning in Spring of 2021. Programs may be modified, postponed or cancelled due to federal, state or local restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic or at the discretion of Lancaster Rec Administration. Program registration maximums may be reduced due to COVID-19 guidelines, facilities or volunteer limitations. Programs will follow a sport specific health and safety plan.

Dance classes are slated to resume on Tuesday, January 19th. No dancers will be billed or charged for the month of January.

Childcare programming has NOT been impacted due to the mandate.
 
Senior centers are currently closed and will remain closed through February 2021. Office of Aging will notify Lancaster Rec when senior programming may resume. Upon reopening, programs may be postponed or canceled due to federal, state or local restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic. In the meantime, click here for virtual programming offered by Health Partners Plans.
  • When can I register for upcoming programs?

Spring sports registration has been delayed and will start in mid-to-end of January 2021. Programs may be modified, postponed or cancelled due to federal, state or local restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic or at the discretion of Lancaster Rec Administration. Program registration maximums may be reduced due to COVID-19 guidelines, facilities or volunteer limitations. Programs will follow a sport specific health and safety plan. If you have questions, please call our office at 717-392-2115.

  • What do I do if a program I signed up for is canceled or postponed? 

If a program you signed up for is canceled or postponed, our program staff will reach out to you directly for next steps.

  • Who can I contact if I have additional questions? 

You can find a contact list on our website here or email us at info@lancasterrec.org

Lancaster Rec programs will open and operate according to current federal, state and local guidelines.

  • How can I help Lancaster Rec during this time? 

You can consider donating to us here.