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Posted on: August 12, 2022

SPECIAL OLYMPICS JUNIOR SOCCER COACHES NEEDED

We are looking for one or two amazing individuals who would like to volunteer to coach* our Special Olympic Junior Unified Soccer Team. The program is for athletes ages 8-15 and practices are held Sundays from 4 to 5 pm at the Maple Ave Recreation Area be...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 8, 2022

Dean Park Playground Closed Starting August 29, 2022

The Town of Shrewsbury has hired a contractor to do renovations and refurbishments to the Dean Park Playground area, located at 805 Main Street.  The playground area will be closed to the public beginning on or around August 29, 2022, unt...

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Dean Park Playground Closed Starting August 29th Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 10, 2022

Movie Night in the Park, Fall Recreation Programs & Unified Soccer Partners Needed

Dean Pakr Movie Night - Bad Guys 09172022

Movie Night in the Park "Bad Guys" Dean Park Bandstand, Saturday, September 17, 2022, a great kids' movie for the entire family! Fresh popcorn will be made for the 7:30 pm movie start time. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair and e...
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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 10, 2022

Spotted Lanternfly (SLF)

Date of Record: 8-10-22 - The MA Dept. of Agricultural Resources announced that an infestation of the Spotted Lanternfly was found in the City of Springfield last week. State Agricultural officials are urging residents to report any sightings.

State Agricu...

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REPORTING FORM FOR SLF Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 8, 2022

UPDATE: Public Health Advisory for Dean Park Pond

Public Health Advisory in Effect until Further Notice: 

Dean Park Pond - REMAINS IN EFFECT

Update as of 08-08-22: The Public Health Advisory previously issued on 07-14-22 for Dean Park Pond in Shrewsbury remains in effect until further notice due t...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Lake Quisigamond and Flint Pond Boat Ramp schedule 2022

Shrewsbury Boat Ramp Attendants will be on duty beginning on Saturday, May 28th at Flint Pond, Rte 20 ramp, and starting on Sunday, May 29th at Corrazzini Ramp on Lake Quinsigamond. The cost to launch is $15.00 per watercraft. Attendants are on duty from ...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 11, 2022

Food Truck Thursdays April - October 2022

FOOD TRUCK THURSDAYS  IMAGE OF FOOD

Food Truck Thursdays are back at Town Hall for another season. Come get take out or sit on the front lawn and enjoy dinner from up to 4 different food trucks each night.

Trucks will be stationed in front of the Town Hall from 4:00-8:00 pm. Trucks include T...

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Food Truck Thursdays April -October 2022 Schedule Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 12, 2022

Mosquito Spray Schedule for August 2022

Date of Record: August 1, 2022

Central Mass. Mosquito Control Project111 Otis Street, Northborough, MA 01532Telephone: (508) 393-3055Website: https://www.cmmcp.org/

Central MA Mosquito Control Project (CMMCP) personnel will be in Shrewsbury to resp...

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CMMCP Website Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Body of Water Safety

BODY OF WATER SAFETY

The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) and the Shrewsbury Board of Health would like to remind residents to take the necessary safety precautions when visiting local parks, beaches, and pools this season.

Always supervi...

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Center for Disease Control - WATER SAFETY Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 31, 2022

Tick Awareness

Spring has just begun and Ticks are already out in MA. They can carry harmful diseases. Please read on to learn about tick-borne illnesses and how to avoid tick bites.

What are Ticks?Ticks are bugs that feed on the blood of mammals, birds, or reptiles. Bla...

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Tick Identification and Testing Services - MDPH Health Department