The official website for the Town of Galway, New York
Galway Town Hall
TOWN OF GALWAY
WELCOME! Galway is a town located in Saratoga County, New York. As of the 2010 census, the town had a total population of 3,545. The town contains a village also named Galway. Both the town and village are located in the western part of the county. Galway is a rural community with a mixture of small business, farming, and residential homes. The town is home to both year round and seasonal residents. It was originally named New Galloway after Galloway in Scotland. When the town was incorporated, however, it was incorrectly recorded as Galway. Although the spelling is the same as Galway, Ireland, it is not pronounced the same.
The summer recreation program will be held in July for children 4 years old through those that completed 6th grade. The program begins July 5 and continues through Friday July 29th. The recreation program will be held daily Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. until noon as the Joseph Henry Elementary School. A variety of activities whill be held according to age. Those activities include sports, arts and crafts, story time, cheerleading and dancerise. There will be a special celebration day with families on the last day of the program. Registration forms are available at the school and at the town hall. The program is free of charge for Galway town youth and youths in the Towns that participate in the Galway Youth Commission. For further information please contact Director Karen Moffat at 883-4473.
The Galway Youth Commission is sponsoring free learn to swim classes for children entering Grade 1 through Grade 4 in September beginning Monday through Friday - July 11 - July 22 or July 25 - August 5(there are still openings for this session). The lessons will take place at the Glenville YMCA at 127 Droms Road, Glenville. Parents must transport their child and be present to supervise them at the YMCA. Registration is available at the Town Hall Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For more information contact Donna Sowle at 882-1347.
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