DECEMBER BOC UPDATE – The last Board of Commissioner meeting will be held on Tuesday, December 18th, 2018 (instead of December 11th) in Room 100 at the County Courthouse.

Otsego County Community CenterCommunity Center

Students interested in participating in the Student Open Gym Program must have a waiver signed by a parent or legal guardian on file at the Community Center. Waivers must be completed and returned to the Otsego County Community Center prior to the student’s participation in Open Gym. 

Open Gym

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 3:00 – 5:00pm.

Students in grades 4th through 12th are permitted to use the facility during this time (please note the grade levels allowed to participate in Student Open Gym as they have changed from previous years). Students are not permitted to come to the facility during school hours. Adults ages 18 & older who are no longer in high school are not permitted to use the facility from 3:00-5:00pm during the week unless they are a parent or guardian of a student using the facility.

Open 7 days a week, the Community Center is always the center of activity in the county with athletic leagues and classes.

For Adults

  • Men’s Basketball
  • Women’s Volleyball
  • Co-ed Volleyball and Tennis.

For Youth

  • Bear Basketball league  – Students 3rd – 8th Grade
  • Gymnastics
  • Tennis

During the warm months, the 2 outdoor basketball courts and 2 outdoor tennis courts are active from morning to night. Both youth and adults enjoy the well maintained outdoor facilities on the grounds of the Community Center.


BEAR Basketball 2017-2018

3rd – 6th Grade Boys & Girls: Cost is $15.00

Instructional Classes Saturdays October 7th – November 11th

These instructional classes are intended to teach students to play basketball. Classes are for both Boys & Girls.

3rd Grade 1:00pm

4th Grade 2:00pm

5th and 6th Grade 3:00pm

Recreational League in January & February – Grades 3-6

Weekends January 6th – February 17th, 2018 (Saturday games will begin at 9:00am and Sunday games will begin at 1:00pm)

Registrations forms are available at the Otsego County Community Center or by visiting www.bearbasketball.org



Visit the Otsego County Parks and Recreation Website


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