Parks & Recreation 

New Registration Website as of March 2021! Please click the button below to register for online programs. You are able to create a new household in the online system. Household accounts need to be set up prior to registration for programs.

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Public Facilities- Parks and Recreation Division is responsible for the planning and coordination of the town's recreational activities and park facilities. We have several sports programs and many activities that we run throughout the year.
We maintain the following for our community; 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.
  1. COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at National Night Out - August 3, 2021

    The Town of Shrewsbury in conjunction with the Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) will be hosting a COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at National Night Out, Shrewsbury Town Hall, 100 Maple Avenue, August 3, 2021 5-7PM. Read on...
  2. Public Health Advisory Update: Dean Park Pond and Newton Pond CLOSED / Gauch Park Pond LIFTED

    7/29/21 - Date of Record: A Public Health Advisory is in effect for both Dean Park Pond and Newton Pond and will be closed until further notice due to high levels of E. Coli. The Public Health Advisory for Gauch Park Pond has now been LIFTED. Read on...
  3. Mosquito Bite Prevention - Fight the Bite

    Mosquitoes are out! The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) in conjunction with the MA Department of Public Health (MDPH) is offering tips on how to keep you and your family safe during the mosquito season. Read on...
  4. MassWildlife Advisory - Take Down Your Birdfeeders and Birdbaths to Protect Birds

    An unknown pathogen is sickening and killing birds in states outside of New England. In a precautionary effort, MassWildlife has issued an advisory that residents take down birdfeeders and birdbaths, and report any dead birds to them. Read on...
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Related Documents, Picnic & Special Permits to be accepted at a later time.