The Westchester County Department of Parks, Recreation and Conservation maintains more than 18,000 acres of green spaces and over 50 parks. Located in Mount Kisco, N.Y., the department provides recreational, cultural, entertainment and educational programs. It also manages various natural resources. The department s facilities include an arboretum, fitness center, pools, beaches, natural preserves, recreation trails, golf courses and playgrounds. In addition, it features a county center and sports arena. The parks and recreation department organizes several leisure activities for individuals. The department conducts sports activities, such as ice-skating, hockey and basketball. It conducts special events that include Earth day celebrations, art exhibitions, puppet shows, dance parties and tournaments.