We would like to thank Chris Lee and Vortex Games for their donation of a game system, controllers and several games for use at the Civic Center. Thank you for continued support of the Watervliet Civic Center and for the youth of Watervliet.


Vortex Games is located at 143 Troy Schenectady Road in the Hilltop Plaza



This year’s Youth Appreciation Award recipients are Michelle Rosario, Annette Peterson and Betty “Granny” Salerno. Thank you for your years of dedication to the Civic Center and the youth of Watervliet.



     Before & After School Program Pre K / K & Grades 1-6


*2017-2018 School Year Applications & Parent Handbook Available*

Applications are available under the Before & After School Program Tab and also at The Watervliet Civic Center. For more information please contact the Watervliet Civic Center, 518-273-5922.



Don’t forget to designate the Watervliet Civic Center on your SEFA campaign donation as well as the United Way Campaign. 


Program News & Information


Food Is Fuel Program

In collaboration with the Watervliet City School District, the Watervliet Civic Center has been distributing food to 57 children each week.  The children take the food home on Friday to ensure they have healthy choices for over the weekend.

Youth Recreation Program

The Youth Recreation Program is currently under way! Stop in for gym games, computers, Ping-Pong, bumper pool, daily snack and much more!! 


Nutrition ProgramEvery Tuesday & Wednesday Evening

–  Learn how to eat healthy

       – How to prepare simple snack

       – Keep a daily nutrition journal


Physical Fitness ProgramEvery Monday & Thursday Evening

–  Learn fun new ways to exercise

–  Set goals

–  Strive to reach your goals and have healthier life style


Homework Help – Monday through Thursday Evenings

–  Get assistance with school work

–  Have a quiet place to get homework accomplished


Zumba at the Watervliet Civic Center

Classes are 8:30AM – 9:30 AM on Saturday mornings.

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