Parks and Recreation

Welcome

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

Upcoming Events

 Gath Pool Info

Crystal Lake is closed for the season

August 27- Scottish Dance Ceilidh

September 20 - Vets with Pets
Event at Cold Spring Park Off-leash area

Summer Reading Challenge

Program Satisfaction Survey                 Report A Coyote                      Recreation & Open Space Plan

  

Events Calendar
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Parks & Recreation
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
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Cabot Off-Leash Area Closed
City Departments - Parks
Parks & Recreation - Parks & Amenities
Parks & Recreation - Recreation Off Leash Program
Cabot Off-Leash Area is closed for renovation August 1, 2014 through the Spring of 2015. Opening date TBD.

please visit one of the other off-leash areas:

http://www.newtonma.gov/gov/parks/city/offleash/default.asp
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Date: 8/27/2014
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Crystal Lake is Closed for the 2014 season
Parks & Recreation - Crystal Lake
Parks & Recreation - Gath Pool
Parks & Recreation - Parks & Amenities
Crystal Lake is Closed for the 2014 season
Date: 8/27/2014
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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: 8/27/2014
Time: 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
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Scottish Dance Ceilidh
City Departments - Parks
Newton - Events - Community Events
Parks & Recreation - Arts in the Parks & Cultural Affairs
Parks & Recreation - Over 55 Recreation Programs
Parks & Recreation - Parks & Amenities
Parks & Recreation - Therapeutic Recreation

The Newton Parks and Recreation Over 55 Program

SCOTTISH DANCE CLASS IS HAVING a CEILIDH!!

A Ceilidh (kay-lee) is a gathering where everyone, young and old, gets together to dance, (or watch), listen to great music, eat, drink and socialize.

Date:        Wed. August 27th

Time:       10.30-1pm

Location: VFW Post 440, 295 California St.

The class will be dancing in their usual format, and in addition will help you join in some easy dances. No experience needed, just wear soft soled shoes and comfortable clothes. So come and watch, listen to some great music, and be prepared for some fun.  All ages welcome.   Light refreshments will be served.  Free event.

Date: 8/27/2014
Time: 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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Adult Only Swim
Parks & Recreation - Gath Pool
Parks & Recreation - Over 55 Recreation Programs
Adult Only Swim and Senior Aerobics,  no children allowed on deck or in the pool.
Date: 8/27/2014
Time: 12:10 PM - 1:00 PM
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Recreation Swim
Parks & Recreation - Gath Pool
Recreation Swim all swimmers welcomed.
Date: 8/27/2014
Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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