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Parks and Recreation

The Parks & Recreation Office has moved:

Kennard Park

246 Dudley Rd

Newton 02459

Welcome to the Newton Parks and Recreation web site. We hope you find the information contained within these pages to be informative.  If you have any comments or suggestions about the website, you can submit them online to:

Robert J. DeRubeis, Commissioner

Mission Statement
The Newton Parks and Recreation Department will provide traditional and innovative Recreation, Leisure and Cultural Activities in a quality environment for all residents of Newton, as well as managing the preservation, maintenance, and enhancement of the natural resources of the City.

Newton Parks & Recreation
Robert J. DeRubeis, Commissioner

Events & Programs:

Gath Pool is open through Labor Day

Newton North Indoor Recreation Programs begin Tuesday October 13th

Ice Skating Lessons

P & R Commission Meeting- Wednesday - September 30

Program Satisfaction Survey                 Report A Coyote                      Recreation & Open Space Plan


Events Calendar
Parks & Recreation
Saturday, September 5, 2015
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Farmers Market - Elm Street
City Departments - Parks
Newton - Events - Community Events
Parks & Recreation - Parks & Amenities
 Location: Elm Street, West Newton
There will be Farm Fresh Fruits and Vegetables, Turkey, Beef, Fresh Fish, Goat Cheese, Gouda, Eggs, Olive Oil, 
Baked Goods, PopOvers, Jams, Jellies, Plants, and Flowers.   
Date: 9/5/2015
Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Contact: Judy Dore, Market Manager @ 617-796-1500Add to my Outlook Calendar: Calendar Sync
Gath Pool Weekend Schedule
Parks & Recreation - Crystal Lake
Parks & Recreation - Gath Pool
Saturday/Sunday and Holiday Schedule

Adult Only Swim         11:00AM to 12:00PM
General Swim              12:00PM to 6PM
Wading Pool               12:00PM to 6PM
Date: 9/5/2015
Time: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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