The Recreation Department is committed to planning and implementing exciting leisure, creative arts, fitness, vocational, and farm experiences for children and adults at the Center for Discovery. All activities are designed and adapted to provide safe and exciting opportunities based on individual abilities and interests under the guidance of a certified Recreational Therapist who holds a Masters Degree in Special Education. The philosophy of the Recreation Department is built on the foundation that every person is capable of discovering joy. Therefore the charge of this department is to provide meaningful and engaging programs that our beautiful Center and surrounding Catskill community have to offer.
Our recreation department personnel truly represents diverse educational and experiential backgrounds in art therapy, outdoor education, psychology, and fitness. We are excited to explore any and all leisure and agricultural pursuits that might illicit joy and promote health, healing,and wellness.
The recreation department offers a wide variety of activities including:
In-house Leisure Activities
Outdoor Education Experiences
Pottery and Fine Arts
Recreational Horseback Riding
World T.E.A.M Sports Adventures