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Posted on: October 13, 2021

Chalk it Up Event 10/17 @ Shrewsbury Parks & Rec

Chalk it Up Halloween Theme!- Pumpkins, ghosts, black cats and haunted houses! Families are able to create funny, scary or sweet designs for everyone to see. We supply the chalk and stencils, families create the designs! Bring some painters tape ...
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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 1, 2021

Sponsors needed for Keep Shrewsbury Beautiful Events

Keep Shrewsbury Beautiful Seeks Sponsors

Keep Shrewsbury Beautiful, a program sponsored by the Shrewsbury Parks & Recreation division was formed to help promote litter prevention and clean up around the Town of Shrewsbury.

Each year an annual Town Clean...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 7, 2021

Mosquito Bite Prevention - Fight the Bite

Date of Record: 09-23-21 - The Town of Shrewsbury is at moderate risk for the West Nile Virus (WNV). Please continue to Practice the 5 D's (Dress, Deet, Dawn & Dusk, and Drain) to keep you and your family safe during the mosquito season.


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Fight the Bite! Parks & Recreation
Posted on: September 29, 2021

Fall 2021 Town Clean Up Day- Saturday, October 23, 2021

Keep Shrewsbury Beautiful logo


Help Keep Shrewsbury Beautiful!

Gather your group, club, neighbors, or family and help spruce up and beautify the Town. You’ll pick a location from our sign-up link and then collect trash and debris a...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 7, 2021

Cards for Veterans 2021

Cards for Veterans 2021 flyer

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
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Tick Awareness


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: October 14, 2021

Public Health Advisory: Dean Park Pond - Effective October 14, 2021


Public Health Advisory: Dean Park Pond

Date of Record: October 14, 2021

Dean Park Pond in Shrewsbury is under an advisory until further notice due to high bacterial levels caused by a Cyanobacteria Bloom (also known as blue-green algae).

The Worcest...

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Health Department
Posted on: October 8, 2021

Public Parking in Town Center

Public Parking is now available at the Old Beal School, 1 Maple Avenue, in Shrewsbury’s Town Center District!

Shrewsbury’s Planning and Economic Development Department is pleased to announce that the parking lot at the Old Beal School i...

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Additional Info... Engineering, Planning & Conservation