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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.

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

Events & Programs:

Red Sox Night at NNHS- Aug 5, 2015

Picnic & Play in the Park at NSHS- August 26, 2015

Swim Lessons and Summer Swim Schedule

Summer Farmers Market Schedule

Program Satisfaction Survey                 Report A Coyote                      Recreation & Open Space Plan


Events Calendar
Parks & Recreation
Friday, July 31, 2015
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Regular Swim Season Begins Today
Parks & Recreation - Gath Pool
Gath Pool begins the Regular Season Schedule today. 
Wading Pool opens at 9AM

9:15 until 11:30 - Swimming Lessons
11:30 until 12:10 - Albemarle Acres Summer Camp Swim
12:10 to 1PM - Senior Aerobics/Adult Swim - NO CHILDREN ALLOWED
1PM to 5PM - General Swim
5PM to 6PM - Newton Swim Team Practice pool closed to recreation swimmers
6PM to 8PM - General Swim - 6 lanes will be set up when swim team extends practice 3 for swim team 3 for general lap swimmers shallow end and diving well are open to activities at this time.
Date: 7/31/2015
Time: 9:15 AM - 8:00 PM
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