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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:

Fall Programs

Newton North Indoor Recreation Programs begin Tuesday October 13th

Fencing for ages 8-14

Ice Skating Lessons

Harvest Fair  - Oct 17 & 18

Paddy's Road Race - Oct 18

Program Satisfaction Survey                 Report A Coyote                      Recreation & Open Space Plan


Events Calendar
Parks & Recreation
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
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Farmers Market @ Cold Spring Park
City Departments - Parks
Newton - Events - Community Events
Parks & Recreation - Parks & Amenities
 Location: 1200 Beacon St- Cold Spring Park
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: 10/13/2015
Time: 1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Contact: Judy Dore, Market Manager @ 617-796-1500Add to my Outlook Calendar: Calendar Sync
Practice Times for New Swim Team Participants
Parks & Recreation - Gath Pool
Parks & Recreation - Newton North Swimming Pool
Parks & Recreation - NNHS Recreation
Practice for New Participants to NST prior to tryouts.  Come and practice your strokes prior to swim team tryouts on 10/26.  All Team members tryout annually, if you are concerned that you have not practiced since lessons over the summer we have set aside 7PM to 7:45 PM Monday through Thursday starting October 13 to October 22 for you to practice. 
Date: 10/13/2015
Time: 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
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