Parks and Recreation

Please Note:   Online registration for camps will be on Wednesday February 4th.  The registration time for each camp will remain the same.  
Summer Camp Registration Info



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: parks@newtonma.gov

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
617-796-1500
(fax) 617-796-1512
parks@newtonma.gov

Events & Programs:

Indoor Farmers Market, Hyde Community Center, 90 Lincoln St., 1pm-5pm

N
ewton North Indoor Recreation Programs

Newton South Indoor Recreation Programs

Ice Skating Lessons

Program Satisfaction Survey                 Report A Coyote                      Recreation & Open Space Plan

  

Events Calendar
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Sunday, February 1, 2015
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Off-Leash Areas Closed
City Departments - Parks
Parks & Recreation - Parks & Amenities
Parks & Recreation - Recreation Off Leash Program
Braceland Playground is closed for the winter- reopens March 15, 2015

Claflin Playground is closed for the winter- reopens March 15, 2015

Cabot Park Off-Leash Area is closed through the Spring of 2015.
Opening date TBD.  Renovations are complete, the area is closed to give the grass and trees a healthy start.

Please visit one of the other off-leash areas:

http://www.newtonma.gov/gov/parks/city/offleash/default.asp
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Date: 2/1/2015
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Natural Grass Fields Closed
Parks & Recreation - Field Use Conditions
Parks & Recreation - Forte Park
Parks & Recreation - Halloran Sports & Recreation Complex
Parks & Recreation - Parks & Amenities
The Newton Parks and Recreation Department has closed all natural turf fields for further use until after spring thaw.  Please keep off to avoid damage.
Date: 2/1/2015
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Swim Lessons
Parks & Recreation - Newton North Swimming Pool
Parks & Recreation - NNHS Recreation
Session 1 Swim Lessons begin today.  Sessions runs December 7 through February 8, 2015.  No Lessons Christmas or New Year Weekends.  If No snow lessons will end 2/8 if snowed out we will make up.  Session 2 swim lessons begin 3/1/15.
Date: 2/1/2015
Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Newton Bluefish Home Swim Meet
Parks & Recreation - Newton North Swimming Pool
Parks & Recreation - NNHS Recreation
Newton Bluefish Home Swim Meet Today.  Pool Closed to the public at 2PM.  There is no recreation swim today.  Late lap swim will be determined by the ending of the swim meet.  Call before coming down.
Date: 2/1/2015
Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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