Recreation

  1. Dean Park Playground Remains Closed Through Winter 2023

    Dean Park Playground remains closed through Winter 2023 Read on...
  2. UPDATE: Public Health Advisory for Dean Park Pond

    Date of Record 10-19-22 - Dean Park Pond in Shrewsbury will have a permanent advisory posted until further notice. Read on...
  3. Lake Quinsigamond Draw Down Notice - 2022 -2023

    The Lake Quinsigamond Commission plans to lower the water level, or draw down, Lake Quinsigamond and Flint Pond on or about Tuesday, November 1, 2022. Read on...
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About the Recreation Department

Recreation is responsible for the planning and coordination of the town's recreational activities and park facilities. We have several sports programs, activities and many special events that we run throughout the year.

Facilities include; 17 Parks, 2 State owned boat ramps, 5 School Athletic facilities, the Donahue Rowing Center building and grounds, the front lawn of the Town Hall, the Town Common and Veterans Squares. Maintenance of the parks is handled by the DPW- Park Maintenance Division.