Parks and Recreation


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.

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Newton Parks & Recreation
Robert J. DeRubeis, Commissioner
124 Vernon Street
Newton, MA 02458
(fax) 617-796-1512

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Events Calendar
Parks & Recreation
Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Morning Walking Group
Parks & Recreation - Over 55 Recreation Programs
 Walking Club: The Early Morning Walkers meet Monday through Friday at 7:00A.M. at the Albemarle Fieldhouse, 250 Albemarle Road, to walk measured miles at your own pace. After walking, enjoy coffee and company with friends. Call 617-796-1506 for more information. FREE 
Date: 4/17/2014
Time: 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Contact: Nancy Scammon @ 617-796-1506Add to my Outlook Calendar: Calendar Sync
Parks & Recreation - Over 55 Recreation Programs
Tennis: Tennis is a sport that can be played at any age. Although some seniors may be less mobile than younger players, they can still learn to play the game and accrue numerous health benefits from it, including improved cardiovascular health and bone density. Our tennis program runs on Tues & Thurs, 8-10 A.M at the Warren Courts.
Date: 4/17/2014
Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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Ballroom and Line Dance
Parks & Recreation - Over 55 Recreation Programs
Ballroom Dance: Ballroom and line dancing at the Post 440 - 295 California Street - Newton, MA 02458   
Helen Murphy plays all your favorite ballroom and line dance music.

Cost: $2 donation.
Date: 4/17/2014
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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