Outdoor Fun at West Hempfield Parks

Hempfield recCenter has undertaken a new role with West Hempfield Township.

Our organization will maintain the township’s nine parks, including the rental of park pavilions and athletic fields.

FREE Family Nature Programs

Register for FREE Family Nature Programs

Blue Bird Box Building at Fairview Park

Reserve your spot early for our first nature program of the season!

We will be learning about the Eastern Blue Bird, its habitat and looking at them on the woods edge at Fairview Park.

You must reserve your Blue Bird Box in advance. One box per family.

The program is free for those opting not to build a box.

There is a $10 charge per box. All materials will be provided.

Call 717-898-3102 to reserve your blue bird box. Payment due at the time of reservation.

Date Day Time Cost Code
Apr 6 W 6:30 - 7:30pm FREE/$10 per family if building a box #263635

Sights, Sounds & Smells of Spring at Lake Grubb Nature Park

Join us for a morning nature walk where we are sure to see, hear and smell signs of Spring!

Wildflowers, lively amphibians and active animals and birds may be some of the things that fill our senses.

Registration is requested for this FREE program.

Date Day Time Price Code
May 14 Sa 10:00 - 11:00am FREE #263637

Pickleball at Fairview Park

A combination of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong, pickleball is played with a paddle racket and a plastic ball on a court smaller than a tennis court.

All levels welcome. Players set up and take down nets.

Hempfield recCEnter members with a purchased pickleball card must reserve a time (four-hour slots) and pick up the equipment (FREE) at Hempfield recCenter to play at Fairview Park.

Nonmembers will incur a $20 rental fee plus pay $8 per person. Equipment must be returned to Hempfield recCenter within four hours.

COMING SOON! – Disc Golf Course

West Hempfield Township, Lancaster County Disc Golf Club and Hempfield recCenter will be constructing an 18-hole disc golf course at Fairview Park.

Construction will begin the spring of 2021. Volunteers and sponsors are needed to help make this happen.

Please contact Jeff Book at jbook@hempfieldrec.com if you are interested.

Cancellations & Closings

There are currently no cancellations or closings