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Posted on: July 29, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at National Night Out - August 3, 2021

COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINIC to be held at NATIONAL NIGHT OUT

The Town of Shrewsbury in conjunction with the Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) will be hosting a COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at the same time the Shrewsbury Police De...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: July 12, 2021

Public Health Advisory Update: Dean Park Pond and Newton Pond CLOSED / Gauch Park Pond LIFTED

PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY UPDATE - As of July 29, 2021

DEAN PARK POND - PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY IN EFFECT

NEWTON POND - PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY IN EFFECT

GAUCH PARK  POND - PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY - LIFTED

Date of Record:  July 29, 2021

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: April 8, 2021

Mosquito Bite Prevention - Fight the Bite

Practice the 5 D's!

DRESS, DEET, DAWN & DUSK, DRAIN

Mosquito-Borne Disease Fact Sheets:

For more information, please contact Central Mass. Mosquit...

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Fight the Bite! Parks & Recreation
Posted on: July 22, 2021

MassWildlife Advisory - Take Down Your Birdfeeders and Birdbaths to Protect Birds

WILDLIFE ADVISORY

An unknown pathogen is sickening and killing birds in states outside of New England. In a precautionary effort to stop the spread by reducing contact at communal areas, MassWildlife has issued an advisory that residents take down birdfeed...

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WILDLIFE ADVISORY Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 30, 2021

July is National Park and Recreation Month 2021

 This July, join Shrewsbury Parks & Recreation for Park and Recreation Month, as we celebrate how Shrewsbury is stronger, more vibrant and more resilient because of parks and recreation. Take part in Parks & Recreation Bingo and celebrate...

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National Park and Recreation Month Info Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 30, 2021

Splash into Summer with Safety in Mind!

Splash into Summer with Safety in Mind!

School vacation is upon us! The heat can make summer a fun but potentially dangerous time. The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) is urging parents and caretakers to remember safety tips as ...

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SPLASH INTO SUMMER BROCHURE Parks & Recreation
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Tick Awareness

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Tick-borne disease prevention

Ticks are tiny bugs most likely found in shady, damp, brushy, wooded, or grassy areas (especially in tall grass), including your own backyard.

Different kinds of ticks feed on the blood of mammals (including people, dogs, cats,...

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CMRPHA Arbovirus Brochure Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 31, 2021

Shrewsbury Farmers Market - June 16 thru September 29, 2021

About the Market

The Shrewsbury Farmers Market is open every Wednesday from June 16, 2021 to September 29, 2021 offering fresh fruits and vegetables including specialty Asian and micro green produce. Local, grass fed, free range and antibiotic free meats i...

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Shrewsbury Farmers Market Website Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Update on Events, Programs and Permits Summer 2021

 Town of Shrewsbury, Parks & Recreation Division, would like to announce the upcoming events, programs and permit guidelines offered this spring. Please see the attached for more information.


Update on Events, Programs and Permits Rvd. 5/18 Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 20, 2020

Pickleball Courts at Coolidge School

Pickleball Court Coolidge School

The Parks & Recreation Department added lines for pickleball on the existing tennis courts at the Calvin Coolidge School (1 Florence Street) this summer. There are four courts for pickleball play. A new gate was also added for easier access from the p...

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Parks & Recreation